PIMS - University of British Columbia

The University of British Columbia PIMS site office is located in the Earth Sciences Building at the University of British Columbia (Map | Contact).

 

Current Events

  • 25-Sep-14

Mathematics of Information and Applications Seminar: Rayan Saab

Quantization and near-optimal encoding of linear measurements   more››

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  • 29-Sep-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Ravi Vakil

Stabilization of discriminants in the Grothendieck ring   more››

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  • 30-Sep-14

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics Seminar: Chen Greif

Null-Space Based Block Preconditioners for Saddle-Point Systems with a Maximally Rank-Deficient Leading Block   more››

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  • 30-Sep-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Emmanuel Hebey

Stationary Kirchhoff systems in closed manifolds   more››

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  • 30-Sep-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Jiaping Wang

Geometry of shrinking Ricci solitons   more››

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  • 1-Oct-14

Probability Seminar: Xinghua Zheng

Solving the high-dimensional Markowitz Optimization Problem: a tale of sparse solutions   more››

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  • 1-Oct-14

Topology Seminar: Henrik Rüping

The Status of the Farrell-Jones conjecture   more››

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  • 2-Oct-14

Math Biology Seminar: Justin Munganga

Global Analysis of a Model of Human African Trypanosomiasis   more››

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  • 2-Oct-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Patrick Gerard

Large Time behavior for the cubic Szego évolution   more››

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  • 2-Oct-14

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Ian A. Frigaard

Old Dog: The Bingham fluid model   more››

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  • 6-Oct-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Gabriel Kerr

Mirror symmetry for the punctured plane   more››

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  • 6-Oct-14

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Russel Caflisch

From PDEs to Information Science & Back   more››

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  • 7-Oct-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Zachary Bradshaw

Analytical properties for the Navier-Stokes equations and applications   more››

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  • 7-Oct-14

Math Biology Seminar: Cole Zmurchok

Direction-Dependent Communication in an Individual-Based Model of Collective Behaviour   more››

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  • 10-Oct-14

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Benedict Gross

The rank of elliptic curves   more››

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  • 14-Oct-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Stefan Le Coz

On the blow-up speed for modified critical nonlinear Schrödinger equations   more››

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  • 15-Oct-14

Topology Seminar: Man Chuen Cheng

The space of almost commuting tuples of unitary matrices   more››

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  • 15-Oct-14

Probability Seminar: Paul Tupper

Modelling and simulating systems with state-dependent diffusion   more››

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  • 16-Oct-14

Mathematics of Information and Applications Seminar: Felix Krahmer

Suprema of Chaos Processes and the Restricted Isometry Property   more››

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  • 20-Oct-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Jim Bryan

Donaldson-Thomas theory of local elliptic surfaces via the topological vertex   more››

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  • 21-Oct-14

Discrete Math Seminar: Eva Czabarka

Mixed orthogonal arrays and more - part Sperner families   more››

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  • 21-Oct-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Tingting Huan

Traveling fronts to reaction diffusion equations with fractional Laplacian   more››

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  • 21-Oct-14

SCAIM Seminar: Mark Schmidt

Minimizing finite Sums with the Stochastic Average Gradient   more››

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  • 22-Oct-14

Topology Seminar: Dale Rolfsen

Generalized torsion in knot groups   more››

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  • 22-Oct-14

Probability Seminar: Tom Hutchcroft

Unimodular hyperbolic triangulations   more››

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  • 23-Oct-14

Math Biology Seminar: Chad Topaz

Biological aggregations: Nonlocal PDE, random walks, and bugs   more››

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  • 23-Oct-14

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Alberto Aliseda

Experimental study of turbulent multiphase flows: inertial particles, collisions and bubble dynamics   more››

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  • 27-Oct-14
  • 29-Oct-14

Topology Seminar: Grigori Avramidi

Constructing aspherical manifolds with a given fundamental group   more››

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  • 31-Oct-14

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Liliana Borcea

Imaging with Waves in Complex Environments   more››

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  • 3-Nov-14

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Hermann Eberl

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly: From Biofilms to Mathematics & Back Again   more››

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  • 4-Nov-14

Discrete Math Seminar: Justin Chan

An infinite family of inv-Wilf-equivalent permutation pairs   more››

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  • 6-Nov-14
  • 13-Nov-14
  • 14-Nov-14

Natural Gas Research Roundtable

This Roundtable will bring together representatives from all the BC research universities, government and industry to discuss research priorities and explore various mechanisms to promote collaborative engagement and research.   more››

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  • 19-Jan-15

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Olaf Schenk

Performance Engineering of Seismic Simulations for Future Exascale Architectures   more››

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  • 30-Jan-15
  • 2-Feb-15

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: David Moulton

Developing Open-Source Tools for Environmental Applications   more››

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  • 13-Mar-15
  • 30-Mar-15

IAM – PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Oliver Jensen

Modelling Plant Cell & Tissue Growth   more››

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  • 29-Jun-15
  • 10-Jul-15