Simon Fraser University

The Simon Fraser University PIMS site office is located in the Technology and Science Complex (TASC) 2 building on the Burnaby campus of Simon Fraser University (Map).

Simon Fraser University
Industrial, Workshop
10th PIMS Industrial Problem Solving Workshop
June 26 – July 1, 2006
Simon Fraser University
We invite graduate students and faculty to participate in this exciting and educational event. A number of graduate students will also participate in the 9th Graduate Mathematics Modelling Camp (GIMMC) at Simon Fraser University, June 21-25, 2006.
Industrial, Workshop
10th PIMS Graduate Industrial Mathematics Modelling Camp
March 21–25, 2008
Simon Fraser University
The Graduate Industrial Mathematics Modelling Camp is designed to give graduate students in the Mathematical Sciences an opportunity to learn techniques of mathematical modeling under the supervision and guidance of experts in the field. On Wednesday...
Industrial, Conference
45th Actuarial Research Conference
July 25–28, 2010
Simon Fraser University
The Actuarial Research Conference (ARC) is an annual event jointly sponsored by the Society of Actuaries and the host university. SFU has been chosen to host the 45th edition of the conference in 2010. It is the most important conference in North...
Industrial, Lunchbox Lecture
PIMS Vancouver Lunchbox Lecture: Dave Fracchia
March 10, 2017
Simon Fraser University
Mathematics is integral to every aspect of game development including character and level creation, movement, player input, NPC behaviour, physics simulations, and real-time rendering. Fortunately for game designers, most of this computation is...
Industrial, Summer School
First Graduate Industrial Math Modelling Camp
May 24–25, 1998
Simon Fraser University
The inaugural Graduate Industrial Mathematical Modeling Camp (GIMM) of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) was held at Simon Fraswer University from May 24-29, 1988. Close to 40 graduate and soon to be graduate students from...
Scientific, Conference
The 20th IMS New Researchers Conference
July 26–28, 2018
Simon Fraser University
The purpose of the conference is to promote interaction and networking among new researchers in these fields. The participants will present their research via a short expository talk and a poster and mingle throughout the day. There will be plenary...
Scientific, Distinguished Lecture
PIMS- SFU CS Distinguished Colloquium: Mike Eldred
March 23, 2018
Simon Fraser University
In the simulation of complex physics, multiple model forms of varying fidelity and resolution are commonly available. In computational fluid dynamics, for example, common model fidelities include potential flow, inviscid Euler, Reynolds-averaged...
Scientific, Seminar
PIMS- SFU CSC Seminar: Graeme McCaig
December 1, 2017
Simon Fraser University
An intriguing application of Deep Learning research is the use of Deep Convolutional Neural Networks (DCNNs) for image processing, as seen for example in the Prisma app and the Deep Dream algorithm. At SFU SIAT's iVizLab, we are using DCNNs within...
Scientific, Seminar
PIMS SFU - CSC Seminar: Sebastian Dominguez
February 2, 2018
Simon Fraser University
Skeletal muscle are complex living tissues that can undergo large deformations in short periods of time. Also, it is known that small volumetric changes can occur during contraction. In this presentation we introduce a dynamic nonlinear elastic...


Position Name Email Phone # Office
Education Coordinator - Simon Fraser University Joanna Niezen +1 (778) 782 4849 SCK10502
PIMS SFU Site Administrator Kenn Liu +1 (778) 782-6655 Big Data Hub, Rm 10936
PIMS Site Director - Simon Fraser University Razvan Fetecau (778) 782-6655
Name Position Research Interests Supervisor Year
Yanwen Luo PIMS Postdoctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University Discrete &Computational Geometry Bojan Mohar 2023
Jane Shaw MacDonald PIMS Postdoctoral Fellow, Simon Fraser University Numerical Analysis John Stockie 2022
Amy Wiebe Postdoctoral Researcher Combinatorics Tamon Stephen 2021
Hansol Park Postdoctoral Researcher Partial Differential Equations Razvan Fetecau 2021
Eric Jones SFU Calculus of variations and optimal control David Sivak 2020
Marco Carmosino Postdoctoral Researcher Valentine Kabanets 2019
Shuxing Li Simon Fraser University Combinatorics Jonathan Jedwab 2019
Halyun Jeong University of British Columbia High Dimensional Data Analysis Ben Adcock 2018
Nick Dexter Simon Fraser University Numerical Analysis Ben Adcock 2018
Claire Boyer Statistics Ben Adcock 2016
Mattia Talpo University of British Columbia Algebraic Geometry Nathan Ilten 2016
Simone Brugiapaglia Simon Fraser University Stochastics Ben Adcock 2016
Fiachra John Knox Simon Fraser University Combinatorics Bojan Mohar 2015
Jens Bauch Simon Fraser University Number theory and algebraic geometry Nils Bruin 2015
Julien Courtial Simon Fraser University Combinatorics Marni Mishna 2014
Kui Yu Simon Fraser University Feature selection and probabilistic graphical models on high-dimensional data Jian Pei 2014
Peter Kling Simon Fraser University Computer Science and Combinatorics Petra Berenbrink 2014