November

Greetings from PIMS!

 

Here's what's happening this month around the sites

 

November 2012

 

November 1 - 2012 Hugh C. Morris Lecture: Henri Darmon (McGill) at the University of Calgary

   http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121101-hcmlhd

 

November 2-3 - Interdisciplinary aspects of the Riemann zeta function (featuring Sir Michael Berry Melville Wills Professor of Physics (Emeritus), University of Bristol, England) at Simon Fraser University

  http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121102-iarzf

 

November 5 - Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Amnon Yekutieli at the University of British Columbia

  http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121105-agsay

 

November 8 - PIMS IGTC: 2012 Symposium on Immune Cell Modeling at the University of British Columbia

   http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121108-pisicm

 

November 8 - Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Judeah Pearl at the University of British Columbia

  http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121108-csdlsjp

 

November 10 - Bellingham Algebraic Geometry Seminar at the University of Washington

  http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121110-bags

 

November 15 - Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Jan Vondrak at the University of British Columbi

   http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121115-csdlsjv

 

November 17 - Combinatorial Potlatch 2012 at Simon Fraser University (featuring Ron Graham, University of California, San Diego)

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121117-cp

 

November 21 - Probability Seminar: Geoffrey Grimmett at the University of British Columbia

  http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/121121-psgg

 

 

News

 

Alejandro Adem has been appointed to a second five-year term as Director of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), beginning July 1, 2013. For more info, visit

  http://www.pims.math.ca/news/adem-accepts-second-term-pims-director

 

PIMS Postdoctoral Fellowships 2013 - 2014: Call for Nominations. For further information and application procedures, visit:

  www.pims.math.ca/scientific/postdoctoral

 

PIMS BC Education Coordinator, Melania Alvarez comments to the Georgia Strait on the math education crisis in BC:

  http://goo.gl/iBOSh (straight.com)

 

 

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