SFU Computational Math Day

  • Date: 08/08/2012

This year's keynote speakers are (tentatively)

-Frank Ruskey, Computer Science, Victoria

-Ian Mitchell, Computer Science, UBC

-Marni Mishna, Mathematics, SFU

-Sara Billey, Mathematics, Washington

-Ljiljana Trajkovic, Engineering, SFU


They will each give a talk of approximately 40 minutes.


Simon Fraser University


The Mathematics Department at Simon Fraser University is pleased to present Computational Math Day 2012 (CMD 2012), which will be held on Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 at the IRMACS Centre, SFU Burnaby Campus. This annual event showcases the computational expertise of SFU Department and of other invited speakers.


The program includes invited talks and a Poster Session which will cover diverse topics in mathematics with an emphasis on computation. All participants are encouraged to contribute a poster to the Poster Session.Prizes for the best undergraduate and graduate posters will be awarded.


9:00am     Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:30am     TBA

10:15am   TBA

11:00am   Morning Coffee and Poster Setup

11:15am   Poster Session & Judging    

12:15pm   Buffet Lunch

1:15pm     TBA 

2:00pm     TBA

2:45pm     Afternoon Coffee   

3:00pm     TBA

3:45pm     Poster Awards

3:55pm     Poster Presentations by Award Winners

4:15pm     Closing Remarks

Other Information: 

Poster Session: 


The SFU Mathematics Department invites undergraduate and graduate research students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty members to participate in the Computational Math Day 2012 Poster Session. For details on submitting posters please click here.




Registration is required by Thursday, August 2, 2012.  For details on how to register please click here.


Please visit IRMACS for more detail on the event. 





The Centre for Scientific Computing at SFU 

SFU Department of Mathematics