## Past Events at the University of British Columbia

### Past Events

- 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

- 18-May-10

Theory and Applications of Bang-Bang and Singular Control Problems

Scientific Event

- 8-May-10

This is the 12th Annual PIMS Elementary Math Contest (ELMACON). more››

Educational Event

- 1-May-10
- 2-May-10

Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium

Scientific Event

- 28-Apr-10

Topology Seminar: Heegaard-Floer Homology and applications

Scientific Event

- 27-Apr-10

- 26-Apr-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Twisted Geometric Cycles

Scientific Event

- 19-Apr-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Lifting Tropical Curves in Space

Scientific Event

- 19-Apr-10

- 16-Apr-10

- 15-Apr-10

- 15-Apr-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Closed geodesics and Alexandrov spaces

Scientific Event

- 15-Apr-10

Topology Seminar: Stable splittings of mapping spaces

Scientific Event

- 14-Apr-10

Probability Seminar: Nonconcentration of Return Times

Scientific Event

- 13-Apr-10

Discrete Math Seminar: A notion of transpose for compositions

Scientific Event

- 12-Apr-10

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Rigid Cohomology for Algebraic Stacks

Scientific Event

- 10-Apr-10

Joint UBC/SFU Graduate Student Workshop in Statistics

Scientific Event

- 8-Apr-10
- 10-Apr-10

28th Annual Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair

Scientific Event

- 7-Apr-10

Topology Seminar: The Calculus of Functors and DeRham cohomology

Scientific Event

- 7-Apr-10

Probability Seminar: Tree Polymers: Some Recent Results and Problems

Scientific Event