PIMS Connection April 2011

The PIMS Connection - the new monthly bulletin keeping you connected with the
Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.

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Events coming up:

Registrations are now open for ELMACON (Elementary Math Contest) on Saturday,
April 30. visit http://www.elmacon.org/ for more details. New! ELMACON in

7 April - "Medical imaging and applied math: Improving the diagnosis of
disease", PIMS/Shell Lunchbox lecture in Calgary

11 April - CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize Lecture: Mark Lewis at U of Alberta. "The
Mathematics Behind Biological Invasion Processes"

2-5 May - PIMS Young Researchers Conference at UBC.


UNBC joins the PIMS family as an affiliated member

SFU's Adam Oberman awarded CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award for Applied

SFU's Veselin Jungic awarded 2011 PIMS Education Prize

For more information visit our website www.pims.math.ca


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