Scientific Lectures

  • 21-Jul-10

Topology Seminar: Galois descent and pro objects

University of British Columbia

  • 30-Jun-10

SCAIM Seminar: Fast Solvers for Geodynamic Flows

Fast Solvers for Geodynamic Flows   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 30-Jun-10

DG-MP-PDE Seminar: Branched transport problems and elliptic approximation

Branched transport problems and elliptic approximation   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 16-Jun-10
  • 31-May-10

2010 Niven Lecture: The Search for Randomness

I will examine some of our most primitive images of random phenomenon: tossing coins, spinning a roulette wheel and shuffling cards. In each case, practical experiments, combined with a bit of mathematics shows that while randomness is poss   more››

University of British Columbia

  • 26-May-10