Past Events at the 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).

 

Past Events

  • 21-Nov-12

Probability Seminar: Geoffrey Grimmett

Counting self-avoiding walks   more››

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  • 20-Nov-12

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Jérôme Bertrand

On analytical properties of Alexandrov spaces.   more››

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  • 19-Nov-12

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Masoud Kamgarpour

Ramified Satake Isomorphisms   more››

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  • 15-Nov-12

Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Jan Vondrak

Submodular Functions and Their Applications   more››

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  • 15-Nov-12

Mathematical Biology Seminar: William Carlquist

A computationally Efficient Method for Solving Reaction Diffusion Equations in Rod-Cell Geometry   more››

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  • 14-Nov-12

Topology Seminar: Alejandro Adem

Cohomology and K-theory of Crystallographic Groups I   more››

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  • 14-Nov-12

Probability Seminar: Yan-Xia Ren

Strong law of large numbers for superprocesses   more››

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  • 13-Nov-12

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Olivier Benoist

Codimension 2 complete intersections in P^N have a natural parameter space that is a projective bundle over a projective space given by the data of the two equations. In this talk, we will be interested in the birational geometry of this paramete   more››

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  • 13-Nov-12

SCAIM Seminar: Tim Rees

The numerical solution of the Taylor-Goldstein equation   more››

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  • 13-Nov-12

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Yunfeng Jiang

On the Crepant Transformation Conjecture   more››

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  • 8-Nov-12

Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Judeah Pearl

The Mathematics of Cause and Effect   more››

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  • 8-Nov-12

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Omer Dushek

Non-catalytic tyrosine-phosphorylated receptors   more››

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  • 7-Nov-12

Probability Seminar: Eviatar Procaccia

Asymptotic behavior of the Cheeger constant of super-critical percolation in the square lattice   more››

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  • 5-Nov-12

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Amnon Yekutieli

Residues and Duality for Schemes and Stacks   more››

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  • 1-Nov-12

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Jun Allard

Actin traveling waves in motile cells   more››

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  • 31-Oct-12

Topology Seminar: Benedict Williams

The Brauer Group and Obstruction Theory   more››

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  • 30-Oct-12

SCAIM Seminar: Hassan Mansour

Reweighted algorithms for sparse signal recovery.   more››

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  • 29-Oct-12

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Jesse Wolfson

Strictifying Higher Principal Bundles   more››

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  • 26-Oct-12

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Marianna Csörnyei (U.Chicago)

Differentiability of Lipschitz functions and tangents of sets.   more››

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