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

  • 27-Jun-13

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Mark Zajac

Modeling collisions between moving cells and rigid, immobile obstacles   more››

Scientific Event

  • 13-Jun-13
  • 11-Jun-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE: Norman Dancer

Some systems of nonlinear elliptic partial differential equations in condensate problems.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 10-Jun-13
  • 20-Jun-13

Recent advances in Hodge theory: period domains, algebraic cycles, and arithmetic

Each day will focus on a single major theme: 1) Algebraic cycles and the Hodge Conjecture 2) Arithmetic aspects of cycles and period maps 3) Period domains and their compactifications 4) Mumford-Tate groups and representa   more››

Scientific Event

  • 6-Jun-13

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Cindy Greenwood

A stochastic model for avian flu   more››

Scientific Event

  • 3-Jun-13
  • 7-Jun-13
  • 28-May-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Yann Brenier

Diffusion of knots and magnetic relaxation   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-May-13

NSERC Community Engagement Visit - Web Stream

NSERC is conducting a series of community engagement visits to provide researchers, students and other stakeholders an opportunity to learn more about some recent program and policy developments. These visits will also serve as a platform for the   more››

Scientific Event

  • 27-May-13

2013 Niven Lecture - Yann Brenier

Fluids and optimal transport: from Euler to Kantorovich.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-May-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: James Lewis

An Archimedean Height Pairing on the Equivalence Relation Defining Bloch's Higher Algebraic Cycle Groups   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-May-13

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Maziyar Jalaal

A model for the controlled release of nano-encapsulated tissue plasminogen activator using shear activation   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-May-13

Probability Seminar: Augusto Teixeira

Soft local times and decoupling of random interlacements   more››

Scientific Event

  • 11-May-13


This is the 15th Annual PIMS Elementary Math Contest (ELMACON).   more››

Educational Event

  • 9-May-13

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Antoine Baker

Linking the DNA strand asymmetry to the spatio-temporal replication program   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Apr-13

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Seick Kim

Green's function for second-order elliptic and parabolic systems with boundary conditions.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 18-Apr-13

Probability Seminar: Chihoon Lee

Parameter estimation methods for reflected fractional Ornstein-Uhlenbeck processes   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-Apr-13

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics Seminar: Sofia Zaourar

Exploiting uncontrolled information in nonsmooth optimization methods   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Apr-13

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Alex Yong

Varieties in flag manifolds and their patch ideals   more››

Scientific Event

  • 10-Apr-13

Probability Seminar: Jeff Steif

The many faces of the T T-inverse process   more››

Scientific Event