Past Events at the University of Calgary

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Past Events

  • 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

  • 28-May-12

PIMS Voyageur Colloquium: Dimitris Bertsimas

A computationally tractable theory of performance analysis in stochastic systems   more››

Scientific Event

  • 25-May-12
  • 23-May-12

Quantum Information Seminar Series: Hubert de Guise

SU(3) Squeezing: quantum and semiclassical perspectives   more››

Scientific Event

  • 4-May-12
  • 5-May-12
  • 4-May-12

39th Junior Math Contest

Scientific Event

  • 2-May-12

Quantum Information Seminar Series: Harry Buhrman

Position-based cryptography   more››

Scientific Event

  • 2-May-12
  • 27-Apr-12

Quantum Information Seminar Series: Alain Aspect

Hanbury Brown and Twiss and other Quantum Correlations: from Photons to Atoms   more››

Scientific Event

  • 26-Apr-12

Quantum Information Seminar Series: Alain Aspect

From Einstein's LichtQuanten to Wheeler's delayed choice: wave particle duality for a single photon   more››

Scientific Event

  • 25-Apr-12
  • 25-Apr-12

IQIS Quantum Institute Seminar: Dominic Berry

Universality of the Heisenberg limit for estimates of random phase shifts   more››

Scientific Event