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

  • 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

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Ping Xu

Rozansky--Witten-type invariants from symplectic Lie pairs   more››

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  • 28-Oct-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Mingfeng Zhao

Traveling waves involving fractional Laplacians   more››

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  • 29-Oct-14

Probability Seminar: Julia Komjathy

Degree distribution of shortest path trees and bias in network sampling algorithms   more››

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  • 29-Oct-14

Topology Seminar: Grigori Avramidi

Constructing aspherical manifolds with a given fundamental group   more››

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  • 31-Oct-14

PIMS/UBC/IAM 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

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Kenji Nakanishi

Global dynamics of nonlinear dispersive equations above the ground state energy   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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  • 4-Nov-14

SCAIM Seminar: Purang Abolmaesumi

Interventional Ultrasound for Spine Injections   more››

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  • 5-Nov-14

Probability Seminar: Tom Salisbury

Random walk in non-elliptic random environments   more››

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  • 6-Nov-14

Mathematics of Information and Applications Seminar: Mike Wakin

The Sketched SVD and Applications in Structural Health Monitoring   more››

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  • 6-Nov-14

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: David Saintillan

Living fluids: modeling and simulation of active suspensions   more››

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  • 7-Nov-14
  • 10-Nov-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Zinovy Reichstein

Versal actions with a twist   more››

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  • 12-Nov-14

Topology Seminar: David Carchedi

Differentiable Stacks and Foliation Theory, Part I   more››

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  • 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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  • 13-Nov-14

Mathematics of Information and Applications Seminar: Deanna Needell

Stochastic gradient pursuit methods and their ties to random matrix theory   more››

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  • 13-Nov-14

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Ching-Yao Chen

Experimental Studies on Self-Assembled Magnetic Microbeads and Ferrofluid Drops   more››

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  • 17-Nov-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Bruno Kahn

Applications of birational motives   more››

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  • 18-Nov-14

Discrete Math Seminar: Bridget Tenner

Non-messing-up: a surprising sorting result   more››

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  • 18-Nov-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Weiwei Ao

On Non-topological Solutions of the rank 2 Chern-Simons System   more››

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  • 19-Nov-14

Probability Seminar: Mathav Murugan

Random walks on metric measure spaces   more››

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  • 19-Nov-14

Topology Seminar: David Carchedi

Differentiable Stacks and Foliation Theory, Part II   more››

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  • 20-Nov-14

Fluid Mechanics Seminar: Jean-Pierre Hulin

Buoyancy driven mixing in confined geometries†   more››

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  • 24-Nov-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Jochen Kuttler

Modules of differentials for Lie algebras   more››

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  • 25-Nov-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Monica Musso

Nondegeneracy of nonradial nodal solutions to Yamabe problem   more››

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  • 25-Nov-14

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics Seminar: Andrew Wathen

Preconditioning for models of coupled magma/mantle dynamics   more››

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  • 26-Nov-14

Topology Seminar: Marc Hoyois

The six operations of Grothendieck in equivariant motivic homotopy theory   more››

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  • 28-Nov-14

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Weiyong He

Geometric flow on almost Hermitian manifolds   more››

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  • 1-Dec-14

Geometry and Physics Seminar: Nicolò Sibilla

The topological Fukaya category and mirror symmetry for toric Calabi-Yau threefolds   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