Past Events at the University of Calgary

The University of Calgary PIMS site office is located in the Mathematical Sciences Building at the University of Calgary (Map | Contact).

 

Past Events

  • 17-Jan-13

How Does Google Google? The Math Behind the Internet

 We all Google. You may even have found this talk by Googling. What you may not know is that behind the Google’s and other search engines is beautiful and elegant mathematics. In this talk, I will try to explain the workings of   more››

Scientific Event

  • 15-Jan-13

C2C: Towards Personal Visual Analytics

C2C: Towards Personal Visual Analytics   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Dec-12
  • 13-Dec-12

Graph Spectra and Quantum Walks

Graph Spectra and Quantum Walks   more››

Scientific Event

  • 12-Dec-12

IQIS Seminar: Nicolas Brunner

The structure of quantum states   more››

Scientific Event

  • 11-Dec-12
  • 13-Dec-12

Device-independent quantum information processing

Device-independent quantum information processing   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Dec-12

IQIS Seminar: Petr Lisonek

Algebraic and Combinatorial Quantum Codes   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Dec-12

West End Number Theory Seminar: David Roe

More on Log structures in algebraic geometry   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-Dec-12

Calgary Turing Centenary Lecture Series: Nicole Wyatt

Turing and Intelligent Machines   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-Nov-12

ABC Seminar: Soroosh Yazdan

Log structures in algebraic geometry, continued   more››

Scientific Event

  • 21-Nov-12
  • 22-Nov-12

ABC Seminar: Soroosh Yazdan

Log structures in algebraic geometry   more››

Scientific Event

  • 13-Nov-12

Coast to Coast Seminar Series

Two of the strongest environmental laws in the country, the Fisheries Act and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, were significantly altered with the recent passing of the federal omnibus budget bill. Join us for a discussion about the ramific   more››

Scientific Event

  • 1-Nov-12

2012 Hugh C. Morris Lecture: Henri Darmon (McGill)

Title: Numbers and Shapes Abstract: Number theory is concerned with Diophantine equations and their solutions, encoded in discrete structures involving integers, rational numbers  or algebraic quantities. Topology studie   more››

Scientific Event

  • 20-Sep-12

7th Annual Richard & Louise Guy Lecture: Ravi Vakil

The Mathematics of Doodling   more››

Scientific Event

  • 25-Jun-12
  • 28-Jun-12

9th PIMS Young Researchers Conference

The PIMS YRC is a unique and important opportunity for young graduate students in mathematics and statistics from PIMS universities to meet their peers and discover the wide range of research currently undertaken in Western Canada and the Pacific   more››

Scientific Event

  • 25-Jun-12
  • 26-Jun-12
  • 18-Jun-12
  • 27-Jun-12

IMA-MPRIME-PIMS Mathematical Modeling in Industry Workshop for Graduate Students

1) Touch Sensing, Silhouettes, and "Polygons-of-Uncertainty"2) Validation of Service Concepts for Oil Drilling by Simulation3) Azimuthal Elastic Inversion for Fracture Characterization4) Identifying Sugars5) M   more››

Industrial Event

  • 5-Jun-12

PIMS Voyageur Colloquium: Karl Dilcher

Stern poynomials, Fibonacci numbers, and continued fractions   more››

Scientific Event

  • 5-Jun-12

Quantum Information Seminar Series: Amr Helmy

Monolithic Semiconductor Circuits for Frequency Conversion & Quantum Photonics   more››

Scientific Event

  • 28-May-12

PIMS Voyageur Colloquium: Henry Wolkowicz

Sensor Network Localization   more››

Scientific Event