News - Press Releases

  • Apr-11
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PIMS site director wins Bôcher Prize

The Pacific Institute of Mathematical Sciences would like to congratulate Gunther Uhlmann who was awarded the 2011 AMS Maxime Bôcher Memorial Prize.

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  • Mar-11
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UNBC joins PIMS as affiliate member

UNBC joins PIMS as an affiliate member  more››

  • Mar-11
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SFU's Veselin Jungic awarded 2011 PIMS Education Prize

Veselin Jungic has won the 2011 Education Prize  more››

  • Mar-11
  • 28
Re-scheduled: Hugh C Morris Lecture - George Papanicolaou

Re-scheduled Hugh C. Morris Lecture: George Papanicolaou (Stanford University)

“Uncertainty quantification and systemic risk”

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  • Mar-11
  • 17
State-of-the-art facilities announced for BIRS

State-of-the-art facilities announced for BIRS  more››

  • Mar-11
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Adam Oberman awarded 2011 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics

Vancouver, BC – SFU Professor Adam Oberman has been awarded the CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics. Professor Oberman is only the second recipient of this annual prize which began in 2010. This award recognizes outstanding research in any branch of applied mathematics.

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  • Jul-10
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Donald W. Stanley Appointed PIMS Site Director at the University of Regina

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Donald W. Stanley, Associate Professor of Mathematics at the University of Regina, has been appointed PIMS site director for the period July 1, 2010 - June 30, 2013.

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  • Apr-10
  • 28
Steven Ruuth Appointed PIMS Site Director at Simon Fraser University

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Steven Ruuth, a Professor of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University, has been appointed interim PIMS site director for the period May 1, 2010 - June 30, 2011.

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  • Mar-10
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Andy Liu from University of Alberta Awarded 2010 PIMS Education Prize

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2010 PIMS Education Prize is Prof. Andy Liu from the University of Alberta. This prize is intended to recognize individuals from the PIMS universities, or other educational institutions in Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan who have played a major role in encouraging activities which have enhanced public awareness and appreciation of mathematics, as well as fostering communication among various groups and organizations concerned with mathematical training at all levels.

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  • Mar-10
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Daniel Coombs from UBC Awarded 2010 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS) and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) are pleased to announce that Prof. Daniel Coombs of the University of British Columbia has been selected as the recipient of the 2010 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics.

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