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

  • 14-Jul-11
  • 16-Jul-11

Numerical Methods for Incompressible Fluid Flow

 Topics of interest include:- theoretical and numerical analysis aspects of novel finite element or finite volume discretizations- adaptivity- new preconditioning techniques for linear/nonlinear systems- non   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Jul-11
  • 16-Jul-11

Delay Differential Equations in Applications: Common Themes and Methods

Featured application areas: laser physicselectronic engineeringcommunication systemsmechanical testing environmentstraffic flowscontrol theorypopulation dynamicsdynamics o   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Jul-11
  • 16-Jul-11

Medical and Seismic Imaging

Modern imaging technology depends heavily on advanced mathematical methods to produce reliable, accurate, and useful images. With modern advances come new challenges in acquiring and processing data for images, then interpreting and extracti   more››

Industrial Event

  • 13-Jul-11
  • 16-Jul-11

Complex Fluids and Flows in Industry and Nature

 Models of fluid flows in natural and industrial settings are often significantly complicated by details such as the confining geometry, varying material behaviour such as a non-Newtonian rheology, the presence of interfaces a   more››

Industrial Event

  • 12-Jul-11

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Thomas Erneux (Universite Libre de Bruxelles)

Applications of Delay Differential Equations   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Jul-11
  • 17-Jul-11
  • 5-Jul-11
  • 4-Aug-11
  • 4-Jul-11
  • 15-Jul-11

Gene Golub SIAM Summer School 2011

Waves and Imaging   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-Jun-11

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Jean-Francois Ganghoffer (LEMTA - ENSEM, Nancy, France)

Equivalent properties of biological membranes from lattice homogenization.   more››

Scientific Event

  • 8-Jun-11

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar

Rigidity and stability of Einstein metrics for quadratic curvature functionals   more››

Scientific Event

  • 8-Jun-11

Math Mania

Scientific Event

  • 30-May-11

2011 Niven Lecture: The Mathematics of Doodling

Doodling has many mathematical aspects: patterns, shapes, numbers, and more. Not surprisingly, there is often some sophisticated and fun mathematics buried inside common doodles. I'll begin by doodling, and see where it takes us. It looks like   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-May-11

Math Workshop

A Profesional Development Session   more››

Educational Event

  • 10-May-11

Topology Seminar: Christian Kassel (CNRS & University of Strasbourg)

A continuous non-abelian one-cocycle with palindromic values   more››

Scientific Event

  • 2-May-11
  • 5-May-11
  • 2-May-11

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Beth Kochin

Control of Acute Infections   more››

Scientific Event

  • 2-May-11

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Beth Kochin (Emory University)

Control of Acute Infections   more››

Scientific Event

  • 30-Apr-11

ELMACON 2011

This is the 13th Annual PIMS Elementary Math Contest (ELMACON).   more››

Educational Event

  • 26-Apr-11

PIMS Workshop on Geometric Analysis

 Geometric Analysis   more››

Scientific Event