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-Oct-10

Who wants to be a mathematician?

In the American Mathematical Society (AMS) game Who Wants to Be a Mathematician?, high school students compete for cash and prizes by answering multiple choice mathematics questions. The cash prize in each game is donated by the AMS. Other pri   more››

Educational Event

  • 21-Oct-10

Number Theory Seminar: Himadri Ganguli (SFU)

Signs changes of the Liouville function on quadratics   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-Oct-10

Topology Seminar: Pierre Guillot (Strasbourg/PIMS)

Lazy cohomology   more››

Scientific Event

  • 19-Oct-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Tai-Peng Tsai (UBC)

Asymptotics of small exterior Navier-Stokes flows with non-decaying boundary data   more››

Scientific Event

  • 19-Oct-10

SCAIM Seminar: Hui Huang (UBC)

Optimal Estimation of L1-Regularization Prior from a Regularized Empirical Bayesian Risk Standpoint   more››

Scientific Event

  • 18-Oct-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Dave Anderson (Washington)

Okounkov bodies and toric degenerations   more››

Scientific Event

  • 18-Oct-10

Topology working seminar: José Manuel Gómez (UBC)

Working seminar on homotopy theory of moduli spaces   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Oct-10

PIMS/WMAX Postdoctoral Colloquium: Johnson Jia (PIMS/UBC)

What is the Rallis inner product formula?   more››

Scientific Event

  • 13-Oct-10

Topology Seminar: Soren Galatius (Stanford)

Homology of moduli spaces of manifolds   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Oct-10

SCAIM Seminar: Christopher Batty (UBC)

A Variational Finite Difference Method for Time-Dependent Stokes Flow on Irregular Domains   more››

Scientific Event

  • 8-Oct-10

PIMS-UBC Distinguished Lecture: Alexander Merkurjev (UCLA)

Essential dimension in algebra   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Oct-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Tsuyoshi Yoneda (Victoria)

Ill-posedness of the 3D-Navier-Stokes equation and related topics   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Oct-10

Mathematical Biology Seminar: Yue-Xian Li (UBC)

Viability of Autocrine Regulation in Synchronizing Diffusely Distributed Endocrine Neurons Producing Pulsatile Hormonal Signals   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-Oct-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Brian Osserman (UC Davis)

Variations on the theme of Grassmannians   more››

Scientific Event

  • 1-Oct-10

Topology Seminar: Kee Lam (UBC)

Vector fields and the Kervaire invariant   more››

Scientific Event

  • 29-Sep-10

Topology Seminar: Jeff Smith (UBC)

Homotopy fixed points of profinite actions   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-Sep-10

SCAIM Seminar: Tristan Van Leeuwen

Seismic velocity inversion in a nut shell   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-Sep-10

Mathematical Biology Seminar: William Holmes (UBC)

We present a computational platform for the simplified Mammalian Cochlea with the standard coupled fluid-plate equations as a base. Physiological data shows a clear wave nature in the response of the basilar membrane to stimulus. We explain the pre   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-Sep-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Ian Zwiers (UBC)

Blowup of the cubic focusing nonlinear Schrodinger equation in dimension two with vortex soliton profile   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-Sep-10

PIMS / Math Department Postdoc / Grad Student Job Forum

This will be a gathering of math graduate students and postdocs with the goal of discussing issues which are relevant to them such as:  - applying for tenure track jobs in Canada and the United States - connecting to   more››

Educational Event