Past Events at the University of British Columbia

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Past Events

  • 18-Sep-13

Topology Seminar: Ulrike Tillmann

Configurations spaces revisited and homology stability for some diffeomorphism groups   more››

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  • 17-Sep-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Emil Wiedemann

Relaxation of Variational Problems for Orientation-Preserving Maps   more››

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  • 16-Sep-13

Geometry and Physics Seminar

Geometry and Physics topical Seminar   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-Sep-13

PIMS PDF Colloquium: Andrew Berget

Combinatorics of Matrix Varieties   more››

Scientific Event

  • 13-Sep-13

Discrete Math Seminar: Wolfram Bentz

The Commuting Graph of the Symmetric Inverse Semigroup   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Sep-13

Truth & Reconciliation

Indian Residential Schools and Their Legacy: Reconciliation through Education   more››

Educational Event

  • 12-Sep-13

SCAIM Seminar: Tim Warburton

Many-core Algorithms for High-order Finite Element Methods: When Time to Solution Matters   more››

Scientific Event

  • 11-Sep-13

Topology Seminar: Bernhard Hanke

A well known conjecture in the theory of transformation groups states that if p is a prime and (Z/p)^r acts freely on a product of k spheres, then r ≤ k. We prove this assertion if p is large compared to the dimension of the product of spheres. The   more››

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  • 10-Sep-13

SCAIM Seminar: Irad Yavneh

A Multilevel Algorithm for L1 Minimization with Application to Sparse Representation of Signals   more››

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  • 9-Sep-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Hsian-Hua Tseng

Counting disks in toric varieties   more››

Scientific Event

  • 6-Sep-13

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Yuval Peres

Search games and Optimal Kakeya Sets    more››

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  • 5-Sep-13

Math Biology Seminar: Peter Kim

Mathematical model of self/nonself discrimination from localized T cell dynamics   more››

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  • 27-Aug-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Luc Vinet

Quantum Wires, Orthogonal Polynomials and Diophantine Approximation   more››

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  • 26-Aug-13
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  • 7-Aug-13

Topology Seminar: Kirill Zaynullin

Equivariant oriented cohomology of a projective homogeneous variety: Algebraic model.   more››

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  • 6-Aug-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Kirill Zaynullin

Formal group laws and divided difference operators   more››

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  • 31-Jul-13

Probability Seminar: Jesse Goodman

The gaps left by a Brownian motion   more››

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