Past Events at the University of British Columbia

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Past Events

  • 5-Feb-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE: Chongchun Zeng

Small BGK waves and Landau damping   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Feb-13

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics: Lars Ruthotto

 Hyperelastic Image Registration: Theory, Numerical Methods, and Applications   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-Feb-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Theo Johnson-Freyd

Lattice Poisson AKSZ Theory   more››

Scientific Event

  • 30-Jan-13

Probability Seminar: Balazs Rath

On chemical distances and shape theorems in percolation models with long-range correlations   more››

Scientific Event

  • 30-Jan-13

Topology Seminar: Lior Silberman

Retractions of representation varieties of nilpotent groups   more››

Scientific Event

  • 29-Jan-13

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics: Brian Wetton

A general framework for high accuracy solutions to energy gradient flows from material science models   more››

Scientific Event

  • 24-Jan-13

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Eldon Emberly

Controlling the final size of a cell population using asymmetric division   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Jan-13

Probability Seminar: Vincent Beffara

The critical behavior of the two-dimensional random-cluster model   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Jan-13

Probability Seminar: Loren Coquille

On the Gibbs states of the non-critical Potts model on Z^2   more››

Scientific Event

  • 22-Jan-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE: Nassif Ghoussoub

Decoupling DeGiorgi's systems via multi-marginal mass transport   more››

Scientific Event

  • 17-Jan-13

Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Elizabeth Mynatt

Combining Computing, Design and Healthcare   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-Jan-13

Topology Seminar: Enrique Torres

Topological Complexity   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Jan-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE: Jingyi Chen

A Bernstein theorem for the Willmore equation   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Jan-13

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics: Margot Gerritsen

A computational mathematician combusts - simulation of in-situ combustion for heavy oil recovery   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Jan-13

CMS/PIMS/IAM Public Lecture: Margot Gerritsen

How does Google google?  The math behind the internet   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Jan-13

A Computational Mathematician Combusts: Simulation of in-situ Combustion for Heavy Oil Recovery

Large scale production of very heavy oil is gaining momentum because of the decline of easy to produce reservoirs, the increasing oil demand and subsequent rising oil price, which makes such resources more economical. Considering the pressure o   more››

Industrial Event

  • 14-Jan-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Andrew Morrison

Behrend's function is constant on Hilb^n(C^3)   more››

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