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-Jul-10
  • 30-Jul-10
  • 23-Jul-10
  • 25-Jul-10

Workshop on quantum algorithms, computational models, and foundations of quantum mechanics

This three-day workshop will focus on the mathematical aspects of quantum information: algorithms, computational models and foundations of quantum mechanics. It will serve as a focal point for experts in quantum information science to present th   more››

Scientific Event

  • 23-Jul-10

QAMF Workshop Banquet Dinner

Scientific Event

  • 20-Jul-10
  • 30-Jul-10

PRIMA Conference on Geometric Analysis

This is an event organized by the CRG in Differential Geometry and Analysis   more››

Scientific Event

  • 17-Jul-10
  • 30-Jul-10

10th Canadian Summer School on Quantum Information

This is an event organized by the CRG in Mathematics of Quantum Information   more››

Scientific Event

  • 30-Jun-10

SCAIM Seminar: Fast Solvers for Geodynamic Flows

Fast Solvers for Geodynamic Flows   more››

Scientific Event

  • 30-Jun-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Branched transport problems and elliptic approximation

Branched transport problems and elliptic approximation   more››

Scientific Event

  • 7-Jun-10
  • 9-Jul-10

MITACS-PIMS-UBC Summer School in Risk Management and Risk Sharing

 Graduate course 1: Portfolio management under risk constraints, Professor Bruno Bouchard (Universite Paris-Dauphine). Graduate course 2: Asymmetry of information and risk sharing, Professor Ivar Ekelan   more››

Scientific Event

  • 31-May-10

2010 Niven Lecture: The Search for Randomness

I will examine some of our most primitive images of random phenomenon: tossing coins, spinning a roulette wheel and shuffling cards. In each case, practical experiments, combined with a bit of mathematics shows that while randomness is poss   more››

Scientific Event