# News & Updates

PIMS Math Circles Workshops Return to Monday Evenings in 2018

Math Circles Returns! PIMS and UBC are excited to be bringing back the Math Circles Workshops for elementary school students to Monday evenings in 2018. We invite students from grades 4-7 to challenge...

Professor Jeremy Quastel Named Winner of the 2018 CRM - Fields - PIMS Prize

The winner of the 2018 CRM - Fields - PIMS Prize is Professor Jeremy Quastel of the University of Toronto. Jeremy Quastel is widely recognized as one of the top probabilists in the world, having made...

PIMS Interim Deputy Director Brian Marcus Named a 2018 Fellow of the American Math Society

We are proud to announce that PIMS Interim Deputy Director, Brian Marcus was named to the 2018 class of American Math Society fellows. He was recognized for his contributions to dynamical systems...

PIMS Celebrates Rufus Bowen

Rufus Bowen (1947-1978), Professor of Mathematics at UC Berkeley, was a rising star in dynamical systems before is sudden passing at the far too young age of 31. Over a career of only ten years, he...

Michael Lamoureux Recognized as a 2017 Peak Scholar

We are proud to announce that PIMS Innovation Coordinator, Professor Michael Lamoureux has been recognized as a 2017 Peak Scholar in Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Knowledge Engagement. The Peak...

PIMS Announces Funding for five Canadian Students to Attend a 2018 IPSW in France

A group of French mathematicians are organizing a "Semaine d'Ã‰tude Maths-Entreprises" that will take place in Lille, France on January 29-February 2, 2018. These so-called "Study Weeks" are very...

2018 CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize: Call for Nominations

The Centre de recherches mathÃ©matiques (CRM), the Fields Institute, and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invite nominations for the joint CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize, awarded in...

PIMS Math Circles Workshops Are Back!

Math Circles Returns! With the start of a new school year, PIMS and UBC are excited to be bringing back the Math Circles Workshops for elementary school students. We invite students from grades 4-7 to...

PIMS 2018-2019 Postdoctoral Fellowship Competition Now Open

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invites nominations of outstanding young researchers in the mathematical sciences for Postdoctoral Fellowships for the year 2018-2019...

PIMS Call For 2018 Event, Conference, Activities Proposals

PIMS is currently welcoming applications for support of Conferences, Workshops, Summer Schools, Distinguished Visitors, Focus Periods, Collaborative Research Groups and related activities in the...

PIMS and CNRS are calling for applications from French researchers for the 2018-19 academic year

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) and the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) are calling for applications from French researchers to spend the 2018-19...

Fields Medalist Martin Hairer Sits Down With PIMS

July 31st, 2017 will mark the very first time in PIMSâ€™ 20 year history that we had three visiting Fields Medalists in three consecutive months. Steven Smale, winner of the Fields Medal in 1966, will...