The Northwest Dynamics Symposium

  • Start Date: 08/05/2008
  • End Date: 08/09/2008

Mike Boyle, University of Maryland
Bryna Kra, Northwestern University
Ian Putnam, University of Victoria
Dan Rudolph, Colorado State University
Klaus Schmidt, University of Vienna
Susan Williams, University of South Alabama
Brian Marcus, University of British Columbia (Confirmation Pending)
Jean-Paul Thouvenot, University of Paris VI (Confirmation Pending)
Doug Lind, University of Washington (Confirmation Pending)


University of Victoria



If you are interested in giving a talk, please contact Michel Demyen:


The Symposium is supported by the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences. As part of this year's meeting, we plan to celebrate the 65th birthday of Karl Petersen of the University of North Carolina. We gratefully acknowledge additional support from the University of North Carolina in their contribution to the NWDS 2008 conference.


If you would like to give a talk please contact Michel Demyen :


Please feel free to forward this invitation to others. We expect to have some funds available to participants to help with travel costs. These will be distributed on an inverse seniority basis. There will be a $25 registration fee.


A block of rooms has been reserved at the University of Victoria residences. More information on accommodation will be available through the web page later.





Anthony Quas, University of Victoria, Email:

James T. Campbell, University of Memphis, Email:
Brian Marcus, University of BC, Email:
Mate Wierdl, University of Memphis, Email:



If you would like more information, please contact


Michel Demyen:

Other Information: 


A block of rooms have been reserved for registered participants. All accommodations will be taken care of by the PIMS office. The final day for confirmation of room availability is July 7th. A room roster will be sent out to those who have already registered online; if you have a preference for sharing with a colleague, please advise. Some rooms are available at the Executive House Hotel, please contact Ms. Michel Demyen, PIMS-UVic Admin Assistant in this regard to make arrangements, email: