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

  • 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

  • 27-Sep-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Ed Richmond (UBC)

Coxeter foldings and generalized Littlewood-Richardson coefficients   more››

Scientific Event

  • 27-Sep-10

Topology working seminar: Maxim Stykow (UBC)

Pontryagin-Thom Theory II   more››

Scientific Event

  • 27-Sep-10
  • 28-Sep-10
  • 24-Sep-10

PIMS-UBC Distinguished Lecture: John Coates (Cambridge)

Non-commutative Iwasawa Theory   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Sep-10

Number Theory Seminar: Johnson Jia (UBC)

Some arithmetic properties of the Yoshida lift   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Sep-10

Number Theory Seminar: John Coates (Cambridge)

Arithmetic of elliptic curves   more››

Scientific Event

  • 22-Sep-10

Topology Seminar: Joel Friedman (UBC)

Proofs of the Strengthened Hanna Neumann Conjecture II   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-Sep-10

Statistics Seminar: Nathaniel Newlands (AAFC)

Statistical modeling of complex agroecosystems in a changing climate   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-Sep-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar Alexander Polishchuk (Oregon)

Matrix factorizations and cohomological field theories   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-Sep-10

Topology working seminar: Maxim Stykow (UBC)

Working seminar on homotopy theory of moduli spaces   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Sep-10

Topology Seminar: Joel Friedman (UBC)

Proofs of the Strengthened Hanna Neumann Conjecture I   more››

Scientific Event

  • 14-Sep-10

SCAIM Seminar: Brian Wetton (UBC)

Asymptotic Error Analysis of Projection Methods   more››

Scientific Event

  • 13-Sep-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Zheng Hua (UBC)

Derived moduli space of complexes of coherent sheaves   more››

Scientific Event

  • 16-Aug-10

PIMS Seminar: Lie group and homogeneous variational integrators and their applications to geometric optimal control theory

The geometric approach to mechanics serves as the theoretical underpinning of innovative control methodologies in geometric control theory.  These techniques allow the attitude of satellites to be controlled using changes in its shape, as oppo   more››

Scientific Event

  • 6-Aug-10
  • 10-Aug-10

Summer School on Computer Models and Geophysical Risk Analysis

Volcanology, specifically rapid granular flows or pyroclastic flows, provides an excellent scientific motivation and backdrop to investigate the collaborative application of computational models, statistical methods, and risk analysis. Volcanoes p   more››

Scientific Event