Events

All upcoming and recent events from the past six months:

Title: UVic Mathematics Competition
Date and time: 26 Sep 2017, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Harry Hickman Building 110
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: PIMS-UVic Distinguished Lecture: Probability of Outbreak and Time to Outbreak to Viral Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
Speaker: Linda J.S. Allen, Texas Tech University
Date and time: 21 Sep 2017, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Clearihue Building, room A212
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Random Young towers (Markov extensions) and estimates on quenched decay of correlation for i.i.d. random intermittent maps.
Speaker: Chris Bose, University of Victoria
Date and time: 21 Sep 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Block designs and fractional factorial designs
Speaker: Julie Zhou, University of Victoria
Date and time: 21 Sep 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: REPRESENTATIONS OF TOEPLITZ-CUNTZ-KRIEGER ALGEBRAS, part 2
Speaker: Adam Dor-on, University of Victoria
Date and time: 20 Sep 2017, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Stability of receding traveling waves in viscous thin films
Speaker: M. V. Gnann, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Date and time: 20 Sep 2017, 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: A Fast and Efficient Solver for Viscous-Plastic Sea Ice Dynamics
Speaker: Clint Seinen, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Sep 2017, 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: David Strong Building Room C116
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Quenched Stochastic Stability for Random Dynamical Systems
Speaker: Rua Murray, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Date and time: 14 Sep 2017, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Two classes of graphs whose k-dominating graphs are connected only when k is relatively large
Speaker: Kieka Mynhardt, University of Victoria
Date and time: 14 Sep 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Representations of Toeplitz-Cuntz-Krieger Algebras
Speaker: Dr. Adam Dor-on, Technion U.
Date and time: 13 Sep 2017, 3:30pm - 2:50pm
Location: CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: ROC Curve and Generalized Linear Mixed Models Analysis of Environmental DNA
Speaker: Xiaozhi Chen, University of Victoria
Date and time: 18 Aug 2017, 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: A Pipeline for Differential Expression Analysis of RNA-seq Data and The Effect of Filter Cutoff on Performance
Speaker: Bonnie-Jean Robert, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Aug 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: HSD A250
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Analysis of Volatility Models for Financial Time Series
Speaker: Yi Shen, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Aug 2017, 10:00am - 12:50pm
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Analysis of Semi-parametric Mixture Models using binary-based NBA and HDP data
Speaker: Chanfan Zheng, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Aug 2017, 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: HSD A250
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: On Ridge Regression and Lasso
Speaker: Hassan Al Nasser, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Aug 2017, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: David Turpin Building Room A136
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Transformation of Gibbs measures on shifts of finite type
Speaker: Soonjo Hong, National Institute for Mathematical Sciences, South Korea
Date and time: 27 Jul 2017, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Coping with under-reported data using INAR-hidden Markov chains
Speaker: Amanda Fernández, Departament de Matemàtiques, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
Date and time: 13 Jul 2017, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Central Configurations of the Curved N-Body Problem
Speaker: Shuqiang Zhu, University of Victoria
Date and time: 11 Jul 2017, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: David Turpin Building
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Minimizing Control Variation in Nonlinear Optimal Control
Speaker: Kok Lay Teo, John Curtin Distinguished Professor, Curtin University
Date and time: 26 Jun 2017, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C114
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Theory and Algorithms for Finding Optimal Regression Design
Speaker: Yue Yin, University of Victoria
Date and time: 20 Jun 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: David Turpin Building A136
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Existence of two phase quadrature domains and surfaces
Speaker: Prof. Jyotshana V. Prajapat, Department Head, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Mumbai
Date and time: 08 Jun 2017, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Nature-Inspired Meta-heuristic Algorithms for Generating Optimal Experimental Designs with Biomedical Applications
Speaker: Professor Weng Kee Wong, Department of Biostatistics, University of California at Los Angeles
Date and time: 25 May 2017, 10:30am - 11:20am
Location: DSB C114
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: On the Wasserstein minimizing movement of the total variatio
Speaker: Guillaume Carlier, University of Paris-Dauphine
Date and time: 19 Apr 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: David Strong Building C126
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Constructing n_3 Configurations
Speaker: William Kocay, University of Manitoba
Date and time: 19 Apr 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Maclaurin D 101
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Configuration space integrals and integer-valued cohomology classes in spaces of knots and links
Speaker: Robin Koytcheff , U.Mass Amherst and soon U.Louisiana-Lafayette
Date and time: 07 Apr 2017, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: BEC 363
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: Cosimplicial models for manifold calculus
Speaker: Pascal Lambrechts, Louvain la neuve
Date and time: 07 Apr 2017, 12:30pm - 1:20pm
Location: BEC 363
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: Spaces of long embeddings and mapping spaces of the little discs operads
Speaker: Victor Turchin, Kansas State
Date and time: 07 Apr 2017, 10:00am - 10:50am
Location: BEC 363
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: Classification of very good homogeneous functors
Speaker: Arnaud Songhafouo, University of Regina
Date and time: 06 Apr 2017, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: BEC 363
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: An Algebraic Generalized Blakers-Massey Theorem
Speaker: Don Stanley, University of Regina
Date and time: 06 Apr 2017, 11:00am - 11:50am
Location: BEC 363
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: Analysis by Simulation and Graphics – some examples
Speaker: Larry Weldon, Simon Fraser University
Date and time: 30 Mar 2017, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: Clearihue Building, A316
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Automorphisms of Steiner Triple Systems
Speaker: Alexander Rosa, McMaster University
Date and time: 30 Mar 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE C113
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Lansdowne Lecture - Ringel's Decomposition Problem and Graph Labellings
Speaker: Alexander Rosa, McMaster University
Date and time: 29 Mar 2017, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: David Strong Building, Room C103
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Title: KMS states on C*-algebras of quasi-lattice ordered monoids
Speaker: Chris Bruce, University of Victoria
Date and time: 29 Mar 2017, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: Hickman building Room 116
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Computing optimal regression designs via convex optimization
Speaker: Julie Zhou, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Mar 2017, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: Clearihue Building, A316
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Cops and robber on infinite graphs
Speaker: Mackenzie Wheeler, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Mar 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: Clearihue C113
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Statistics of hyperbolic groups and noncommutative geometry (Part 2 of 2)
Speaker: Heath Emerson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Mar 2017, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: Hickman building Room 116
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: The mapping class group of a shift of finite type
Speaker: Mike Boyle, Seattle
Date and time: 21 Mar 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Cornett A229
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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