2019 Scientific Events

  • 9-Oct-19

Math Biology Seminar: David Holloway

Leaf vein patterning: growth regulator dynamics of normal and transport-disrupted development   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 17-Sep-19

Discrete Math Seminar: Bennet Goeckner

TBA   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 14-Sep-19
  • 15-Sep-19

63rd Cascade Topology Seminar

University of Manitoba

  • 11-Sep-19

Probability Seminar: Paul Jung

A Generalization to DAGs for Hierarchical Exchangeability   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 5-Sep-19

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Daoyuan Fang

TBA   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 19-Aug-19
  • 23-Aug-19
  • 12-Aug-19
  • 13-Aug-19

2019 Workshop on Variational Analysis and Optimization

University of British Columbia, Okanagan

  • 12-Aug-19
  • 16-Aug-19
  • 24-Jul-19

PIMS- UVictoria Public Lecture: Gerta Keller

DINOSAUR WARS: Extinction by Asteroid or Volcanism? Are we the Dinosaurs of the 6th Mass Extinction?   more››

University of Victoria

  • 22-Jul-19
  • 2-Aug-19
  • 22-Jul-19
  • 25-Jul-19
  • 10-Jul-19

Public Lecture in collaboration with the RASC (Royal Astronomical Society of Canada)

 Title: Seeing Black Holes with Light and Particles   Registration: Please click    more››

University of Saskatchewan

  • 8-Jul-19

PIMS Algebraic Geometry Seminar

University of British Columbia

  • 24-Jun-19
  • 26-Jun-19
  • 20-Jun-19

PIMS - SFU Theory Seminar: Akbar Rafiey

Toward a Dichotomy for Approximation of H-coloring   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 19-Jun-19

Topology Seminar: Xing Gu

On the cohomology and Chow ring of BPGLn(C)   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-Jun-19

University of Victoria - Levin Fest

A Symposium at the Intersection of Mathematics and Biology  To celebrate the conferral of UVic Honorary Doctor of Science to Dr. Levin   more››

University of Victoria

  • 10-Jun-19
  • 14-Jun-19

PIMS Workshop on Arithmetic Topology

University of British Columbia

  • 9-Jun-19
  • 13-Jun-19

2019 CAIMS Meeting

Whistler, BC

  • 6-Jun-19
  • 5-Jun-19

Topology Seminar: Marc Stephan

A multiplicative spectral sequence for free p-group actions   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-Jun-19
  • 7-Jun-19

47th Canadian Operator Symposium

University of Regina

  • 1-Jun-19

2019 Oregon Number Theory Days Spring Meeting

Portland State University, Oregon

  • 30-May-19
  • 1-Jun-19

Theory Canada 14

University of British Columbia

  • 30-May-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Majid Shahabi

The appearance of p-adic numbers   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 29-May-19

Math Biology Seminar: Anmar Khadra

Understanding cellular polarity and adhesion dynamics involved in cell motility using spatiotemporal models   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 23-May-19

Hugh C. Morris Lecture at UWashington: Rodrigo Bañuelos

Conditional Expectation and Calderón-Zygmund Operators   more››

University of Washington

  • 22-May-19

Math Biology Seminar: Uwe Thiele

Long-wave modelling of spreading biofilms   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 21-May-19
  • 24-May-19
  • 18-May-19
  • 19-May-19

PIMS CRG Workshop on Geometric Analysis

University of British Columbia

  • 17-May-19

Topology Seminar: Bob Oliver

The loop space homology of a small category   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-May-19

Math Biology Seminar: Edward Green

Modelling and quantification of patterns in tissue development   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-May-19

Math Biology Seminar: William Holmes

Mathematical Modeling of Cellular Organization   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 14-May-19
  • 13-May-19
  • 17-May-19

Symposium on Hodge Theory, Arithmetic and Moduli

University of British Columbia

  • 13-May-19

PIMS - UBC Maryam Mirzakhani Day

University of British Columbia

  • 13-May-19
  • 10-May-19

PIMS-SFU Distinguished Speaker Series in Applied & Computational Mathematics Seminar: Randall LeVeque

Coupled Seismic/Hydroacoustic/Tsunami Simulation   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 10-May-19
  • 12-May-19

Alberta Number Theory Days XI (ANTD XI)

Banff International Research Station (BIRS), Banff

  • 7-May-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Christoph Ortner

Hybrid Data+Physics-Driven Modelling of Interatomic Forces   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-May-19
  • 5-May-19
  • 2-May-19
  • 3-May-19

2019 Alberta Mathematics Dialogue

University of Alberta

  • 2-May-19
  • 4-May-19
  • 2-May-19

Topology Seminar: Thomas Koberda

Regularity of groups acting on the circle   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 1-May-19

Math Biology Seminar: Ailene MacPherson

Epidemics and the maintenance of genetic diversity in small populations   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 1-May-19

Topology Seminar: Adam Clay

When does a group that acts on the circle also act on the line?   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 29-Apr-19

PIMS-CANSSI Distinguished Lecture: Heping Zhang

Residuals and Diagnostics for Generalized Linear Models   more››

University of Alberta

  • 27-Apr-19
  • 28-Apr-19
  • 26-Apr-19

PIMS Public Lecture: Cake and Mathematics

A DOZEN PROOFS THAT 1 = 2, and a surprising tangle dilemma   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 25-Apr-19

Hugh C. Morris Lecture at USaskatchewan: Noriko Yui

Modularity of Calabi-Yau Varieties [video]   more››

University of Saskatchewan

  • 24-Apr-19

Math Biology Seminar: Ophélie Ronce

Adapting to climate change: insights from different mathematical models   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 24-Apr-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Dan Brown

Can computers write good poetry? What does that even mean?   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 18-Apr-19
  • 10-Apr-19

Math Biology Seminar: Joshua Scurll

A novel measure of inter-cluster similarity using local dimensionality reduction and alpha shapes facilitates visualization and clustering of high-dimensional data.   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 10-Apr-19

Probability Seminar: Ryan O'Donnell

Fooling Polytopes   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 10-Apr-19

Topology Seminar: Dale Rolfsen

Polynomials, braids, and the discriminant   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 9-Apr-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Eric de Sturler

Reduced Order Models and Randomization for Fast Nonlinear Inversion and Optimization   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 5-Apr-19

PIMS-UWashington Colloquium Series: Charles Epstein

Geometry of the Phase Retrieval Problem   more››

University of Washington

  • 4-Apr-19

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Xin Zhou

Multiplicity One Conjecture in Min-max theory   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-Apr-19

Math Biology Seminar: Rebeca Cardim Falcao

Multi-state Diffusion Analysis with Measurement Errors   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-Apr-19

Topology Seminar: Ben Antieau

de Rham cohomology of classifying spaces and the period-index problem.   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-Apr-19

Probability Seminar: Moumanti Podder

Zero-one laws for existential first order sentences of bounded quantifier depth   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 2-Apr-19

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Anna Mazzucato

On the vanishing viscosity limit for incompressible flows   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 2-Apr-19

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Beomjun Choi

Evolution of non-compact hypersurface by inverse mean curvature   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 1-Apr-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Quanli Shen

The ternary Goldbach problem with primes in positive density sets   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 29-Mar-19

UBC Math Department Colloquium: Laurent Charette

Graduate Research Award: Pattern Formation on Evolving Curved Surfaces   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 29-Mar-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Natasa Przulj

Integrative Topology Uncovers New Biology from Heterogeneous Omics Data   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 27-Mar-19

Topology Seminar: Andrew Lobb

Knot concordance and quantum knot cohomologies   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 27-Mar-19

Math Biology Seminar: Catherine Byrne

Understanding the drivers of Epstein-Barr virus shedding with HIV-1 co-infection   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 26-Mar-19

PIMS - ULethbridge Distinguished Speaker Series: Veselin Jungic

The Math Catcher Outreach Program: Hands-on and No-Fear Math   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 26-Mar-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Anne Greenbaum

Do We Really Understand the Conjugate Gradient Algorithm?   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 25-Mar-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Qing Zhang

On the holomophy of adjoint L-function for GL(3)   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 22-Mar-19

PIMS-URegina Colloquium Series: Anna Cepek

An Approach to Knot Theory via Configuration Spaces   more››

University of Regina

  • 22-Mar-19

UBC Mathematics Colloquium: Federico Scavia

Graduate Research Award: Essential dimension of representations of algebras   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 21-Mar-19

Topology Seminar: Anna Cepek

Configuration Spaces of S^1 and R^n   more››

University of Regina

  • 21-Mar-19

2019 PIMS - UBC Statistics Constance van Eeden Lecture: David Blei

The Blessings of Multiple Causes   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 21-Mar-19

PIMS - IAM Seminar: Amitabh Basu

Minimal Sublinear Representations of Convex Sets   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 20-Mar-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Jinniao Qiu

An introduction to stochastic (parabolic) PDEs and their applications   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 20-Mar-19

Probability Seminar: Edwin Perkins

On the range of lattice models in high dimensions   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 19-Mar-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Edmond Chow

Asynchronous Iterative Methods   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 19-Mar-19

PIMS - IAM Seminar: Amitabh Basu

Sublinearity in Integer Optimization   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 18-Mar-19

PIMS - IAM Distinguished Colloquium: Sandy Irani

Computational Complexity of Quantum Systems   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 18-Mar-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Lee Troupe

Sums of divisors   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 16-Mar-19

Winter 2018 SFU/UBC Joint Statistics Seminar

Simon Fraser University, Harbour Center Campus, Vancouver

  • 15-Mar-19

UBC Math Department Rising Stars Colloquium: Hong Wang

Rising Stars Colloquium - Falconer's Distance Problem on the Plane   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-Mar-19

Hugh C. Morris Lecture at UAlberta: Jonathan Rubin

Mathematical and computational approaches to understanding Parkinson's disease and its treatment   more››

University of Alberta

  • 15-Mar-19

PIMS UWashington Colloquium: Gabriel Paternain

Nonlinear detection of connections   more››

University of Washington

  • 14-Mar-19

PIMS UManitoba Distinguished Lecture: Ilse C.F. Ipsen

An Introduction to Randomized Algorithms for Matrix Computations [video]   more››

University of Manitoba

  • 13-Mar-19

Topology Seminar: Eric Hogle

The RO(C_2)-graded cohomology of equivariant Grassmannians   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 13-Mar-19

Math Biology Seminar: Alejandra Harrera

Identifying unique observations in stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (STORM) with a spatiotemporal model   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 11-Mar-19
  • 11-Mar-19

PIMS - IAM Distinguished Colloquium: Paul Kulesa

Cell Invasion: News from the Front   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 8-Mar-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Brian Wetton

A Second Look at Time Stepping for Phase Field Models   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 8-Mar-19

PIMS-ULethbridge Distinguished Speakers Series - Jayadev Athreya- Talk 2

What is an Experimental Mathematics Lab?      more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 8-Mar-19

PIMS ULethbridge Distinguished Speakers Series - Jayadev Athreya - Talk 1

Geodesics on Platonic Solids The talk will be elementary and accessible to undergraduates.    more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 6-Mar-19

Topology Seminar: Maxime Bergeron

The Topology of Baumslag-Solitar Representations   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 6-Mar-19

Math Biology Seminar: Douglas Altshuler

Biomechanics and neural control of complex locomotion   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 4-Mar-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Joy Morris

Counting Digraphical Regular Representations (DRRs)   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 4-Mar-19
  • 5-Mar-19

PIMS Mini-course on High-Dimensional Data in Uncertainty Quantification of PDEs

Uncertainty Quantification of PDEs with random coefficients   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 2-Mar-19

University of Calgary 2019 Sonia Kovalevsky Day (SK Day)

Sonia Kovalevsky Days have been organized by the Association for Women in Mathematics for more than 20 years across the United States. Sonia Kovalevsky Days have consisted of a program of workshops, problem-solving competitions for female high school   more››

University of Calgary

  • 1-Mar-19

PIMS - IAM Colloquium: Leo Rebholz

“A proof that Anderson acceleration really does accelerate convergence in fixed point iterations with application to incompressible flow”   more››

University of Alberta

  • 1-Mar-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Bartosz Protas

A Calculus of Shapes for Free-Boundary Problems: a Case Study in Vortex Dynamics   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 27-Feb-19

Math Biology Seminar: James Johnson

Biological problems on multiple time scales related to the local feedback actions of insulin on pancreatic beta-cells that could benefit from mathematical modelling   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 27-Feb-19

Topology Seminar: Baptiste Chantraine

Lagrangian cocores generates the wrapped Fukaya category   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 27-Feb-19

Probability Seminar: Aaron Palmer

Optimal Transport by Stopping Times   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 26-Feb-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Bartosz Protas

Probing Fundamental Bounds in Hydrodynamics Using Variational Optimization Methods   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 25-Feb-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Jack Klys

Cohen-Lenstra heuristics and counting number fields   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 25-Feb-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Andreas Stathopoulos

State-of-the-Art SVD for Big Data   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 22-Feb-19

PIMS UWashington Colloquium: Olga Kharlampovich

Equations and Algebraic Geometry in Groups and Algebras   more››

University of Washington

  • 19-Feb-19
  • 21-Feb-19

IPAM Workshop on Braids, Resolvent Degree and Hilbert’s 13th Problem

Braids, Resolvent Degree and Hilbert’s 13th Problem   more››

Los Angeles, CA

  • 16-Feb-19

2019 Oregon Number Theory Days- Winter Meeting

Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

  • 15-Feb-19

PIMS - UBC Math Distinguished Colloquium: Eriko Hironaka

Topology, Combinatorics, and Dynamics of Rational Maps   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 14-Feb-19

Topology Seminar: Eriko Hironaka

Deformation space for rational maps   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 14-Feb-19

PIMS UManitoba Distinguished Lecture: Françoise Tisseur

The nonlinear eigenvalue problem: recent developments [video]   more››

University of Manitoba

  • 13-Feb-19

Topology Seminar: Dylan Wilson

Spoke Algebras   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 12-Feb-19

CANCELLED - Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Anne Greenbaum

Do We Really Understand the Conjugate Gradient Algorithm?   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 11-Feb-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Nathan Ng

Discrete moments of the Riemann zeta function   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 8-Feb-19

PIMS Distinguished Colloquium: Alessio Figalli

Regularity of interfaces in phase transitions via obstacle problems [video]   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 8-Feb-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Luz Angélica Caudillo Mata

Multiscale Modeling of Geophysical Electromagnetic Fields in Highly Heterogeneous Media   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 6-Feb-19

Math Biology Seminar: Joy Richman

Organized cell movement is a major mechanism underlying facial morphogenesis   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 4-Feb-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Hadi Kharaghani

Two new classes of Hadamard matrices   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 1-Feb-19

UBC Mathematics Colloquium: Khanh Dao Duc

Oscillatory decay of escape time and hydrodynamic limit of the inhomogeneous I-TASEP   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 1-Feb-19

PIMS-SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Andreas Buttenschoen

Non-Local Cell Adhesion Models: Derivation, Bifurcations, and Boundary Conditions   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 30-Jan-19

Probability Seminar: Michael Lin

Central limit theorems for functionals of ergodic stationary Markov chains with general state space   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 30-Jan-19

Math Biology Seminar: Alastair Jamieson-Lane

Deterministic and Stochastic modelling of the Min system   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 29-Jan-19

Scientific Computation and Applied & Industrial Mathematics: Aaron Berk

Parameter Instability Regimes in Sparse Proximal Denoising Programs   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 25-Jan-19

UBC Mathematics Colloquium: Heyrim Cho

Mathematical modeling from single-cell data and its implications in cancer development and drug resistance   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 23-Jan-19

Math Biology Seminar: Frederic Paquin-Lefebvre

The dynamics of diffusively coupled oscillators   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 23-Jan-19
  • 26-Jan-19

2019 Workshop on Testing Gravity

Simon Fraser University

  • 23-Jan-19

Topology Seminar: Alexander Neshitov

Fibrant resoultions of motivic Thom spectra   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 22-Jan-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Michael Overton

The Generalized Null Space Decomposition and its Relevance to the Computation of the Jordan Canonical Form   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 22-Jan-19

Applied Stichastics/ Math Biology Seminar: Christian Hilbe

The evolution of indirect reciprocity under noisy and private information   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 21-Jan-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Amir Akbary

Ambiguous Solutions of a Pell Equation   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 18-Jan-19

UBC Math Department Colloquium: Elina Robeva

Orthogonal Tensor Decomposition   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 18-Jan-19

PIMS - SFU Applied & Computational Math Seminar: Shilpa Khatri

Fluid-structure interactions   more››

Simon Fraser University

  • 17-Jan-19

PIMS UManitoba Distinguished Lecture: Nancy Reid

Statistical and Data Science [video]   more››

University of Manitoba

  • 17-Jan-19

Mathematics Information and Applications Seminar: Dr Elina Robeva

Maximum likelihood estimation under total positivity   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 16-Jan-19

Math Biology Seminar: Katie Faulkner

Modeling human lactation with infant feeding regimens   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-Jan-19

Scientific Computing, Applied and Industrial Mathematics (SCAIM) Seminar: Nilima Nigam

The Jones Eigenmodes of Lipschitz Domains   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 15-Jan-19

Probability Seminar: Jonathan Hermon

The exclusion process (usually) mixes faster than independent particles   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 14-Jan-19

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar

Open problem session   more››

University of Lethbridge

  • 11-Jan-19

UBC Math Colloquium: Dr Bamdad Hosseini

Bayesian inverse problems beyond Gaussian priors   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 10-Jan-19

Algebraic Geometry Seminar: Farbod Shokrieh

Heights and tropical geometry   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 10-Jan-19

Mathematics Information and Applications Seminar: Dr Bamdad Hosseini

Consistency of semi-supervised learning on graphs   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 9-Jan-19

Math Biology Seminar: Sergei Maslov

What’s love got to do with it? Stable marriage in microbial ecosystems   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 9-Jan-19

Topology Seminar: Aliakbar Daemi

Exotic Structures on S^1 × S^3 and the Chern-Simons Functional   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 8-Jan-19

Discrete Math Seminar: Steph van Willigenburg

The shuffle conjecture   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 8-Jan-19
  • 7-Jan-19

PIMS - IAM Distinguished Colloquium: Elizabeth Crosson

Quantum Error Correction and Mathematical Physics   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 4-Jan-19

Probability Seminar: Tyler Helmuth

Algorithmic Pirogov-Sinai Theory   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 3-Jan-19

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Robert McCann

Optimal transportation between unequal dimensions   more››

University of British Columbia