Events

All upcoming and recent events from the past six months:

Title: The Prediction of Random Effects and Model Selection
Speaker: Wenxue Ge, University of Victoria
Date and time: 20 Aug 2018, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: DSB C114
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Steiner triple systems with few parallel classes
Speaker: Daniel Horsley, Monash University, Melbourne
Date and time: 08 Aug 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Decomposing complete multigraphs into stars of varying sizes
Speaker: Daniel Horsley, Monash University, Melbourne
Date and time: 30 Jul 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Stability of the Euler and Lagrange relative equilibria in the curved 3–body problem
Speaker: Ernesto Perez Chavela, ITAM Dpto. de Matemáticas, Mexico
Date and time: 24 Jul 2018, 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: SUMS mini-conference
Date and time: 24 Jul  to  26 Jul 2018, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: CLE C112
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: The Replicator Dynamics for Multilevel Selection in Evolutionary Games and Indelible Signatures of Individual-Level Selection
Speaker: Daniel Cooney, Princeton University
Date and time: 19 Jul 2018, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Mathematical model of influenza A evolution with HA protein stability
Speaker: Chadi Saad-Roy, Princeton University
Date and time: 17 Jul 2018, 1:30pm - 2:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Optimal Regression Design under Second-Order Least Squares Estimator: Theory, Algorithm and Applications
Speaker: Chi-Kuang Yeh, University of Victoria
Date and time: 13 Jul 2018, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Clearihue Building Room B346
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: TBA
Speaker: Jo Cai, University of Victoria
Date and time: 24 Apr 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title:  Sequence representation in the brain, a brain imaging study
Speaker: Danesh Shahnazian, University of Victoria
Date and time: 17 Apr 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DTB A104
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Some results in Ergodic Optimization
Speaker: Juliano dos Santos Gonschorowski, University of Victoria
Date and time: 16 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Bootstrap Calibration for Empirical Likelihood Methods
Speaker: Peng Tang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 13 Apr 2018, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: CLE B017
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Comparisons of Outlier Detection Methods in Regression Model with Economic Data
Speaker: Yunfan Ma, University of Victoria
Date and time: 13 Apr 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue Building Room B315
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Multivariate Frailty Models for Two Types of Recurrent Events with A Dependent Terminal Event
Speaker: Grace Li, University of Victoria
Date and time: 12 Apr 2018, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Cornett A317
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Uniqueness and nondegeneracy of ground states to nonlinear scalar field equations involving the Sobolev critical exponent in the
Speaker: HIroki Kikuchi, Tsuda University
Date and time: 11 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Two projects
Speaker: Yan Xu, University of Victoria
Date and time: 10 Apr 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Automorphisms of the shift: entropy and the dimension representation
Speaker: Scott Schmieding, Northwestern University
Date and time: 09 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Undergraduate Event - Twist and Turn: the Story of the Game of Hex
Speaker: Ryan Hayward, University of Alberta
Date and time: 06 Apr 2018, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: David Strong Building, room C116
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Universality of the dimer model
Speaker: Gourab Ray, University Victoria
Date and time: 04 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Elliptic operators and K-Homology (part 2 of 2)
Speaker: Anna Duwenig, University of Victoria
Date and time: 04 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D 132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Ergodic optimization, bounds, and semidefinite programming
Speaker: David Goluskin, University of Victoria
Date and time: 03 Apr 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Gas meters and the Rao-Blackwell Theorem
Speaker: Mary Lesperance, University of Victoria
Date and time: 03 Apr 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Irreversible k- Threshold Conversion Processes on Graphs
Speaker: Jane Wodlinger, University of Victoria
Date and time: 03 Apr 2018, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: Clearihue Building B017
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: The A4-structure for a Graph
Speaker: Fay Ye, University of Victoria
Date and time: 29 Mar 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Elliptic operators and K-Homology" (part 1 of 2)
Speaker: Anna Duwenig, University of Victoria
Date and time: 28 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D 132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Modeling, analysis and control of biological systems
Speaker: Ismail Belgacem, University of Victoria
Date and time: 28 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Mallow Permutations, Stable Matchings and Scaling Limits
Speaker: Omer Angel, University of British Columbia
Date and time: 26 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: MacLaurin Building, room D110
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: 28th Coast Combinatorics Conference
Date: 24 Mar  to  25 Mar 2018
Location: David Turpin Building Room A102
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: The Inverse Eigenvalue Problem of a Graph
Speaker: Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University and American Institute of Mathematics
Date and time: 22 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: HSD A264
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: A local Formula for the Dolbeault Operator on the Sphere
Speaker: Dan Hudson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 21 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D 132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Conservative methods for dynamical systems
Speaker: Andy Wan, McGill University
Date and time: 21 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Imaginary Geometry
Speaker: Gourab Ray, University of Victoria
Date and time: 19 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Quantifier Elimination in C*-algebras
Speaker: Todd Schmid, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Mar 2018, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: Mac D010
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: An introduction to graphons (from a layman)
Speaker: Peter Dukes, University of Victoria
Date and time: 15 Mar 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Equilibrium, social welfare and optimal structure in hierarchical Public goods games
Speaker: Yifen Mu, University of Victoria
Date and time: 14 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: A tight excess risk bound via a new complexity based on a unification of PAC-Bayesian, normalized maximum likelihood, and Radema
Speaker: Nishant Mehta, University of Victoria, Computer Science
Date and time: 13 Mar 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Stability results for non-autonomous dynamical systems
Speaker: Cecilia Gonzalez Tokman, University of Queensland
Date and time: 12 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Doubly Lexical Orderings of Matrices
Speaker: Jing Huang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 08 Mar 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Bratteli diagrams and flat surfaces (Part 2 of 2)
Speaker: Ian Putnam, University of Victoria
Date and time: 07 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D 132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Host Contact Structure is Important for the Recurrence of Influenza A
Speaker: Juan Jaramillo, UVic Computer Science
Date: 07 Mar 2018
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Projections of a random walk on a space of binary trees
Speaker: Noah Forman, University of Washington
Date and time: 05 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Minimum Chi-square Method for Estimating Population Size with Application to Capture-Recapture White Stork Data
Speaker: Sophia Zheng, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Mar 2018, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: Clearihue Building B017
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Generalized Opposition Graphs
Speaker: Fay Ye, University of Victoria
Date and time: 01 Mar 2018, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Bratteli diagrams and flat surfaces (Part 1 of 2)
Speaker: Ian Putnam, University of Victoria
Date and time: 28 Feb 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D 132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Machine Learning Challenges in Music Technology
Speaker: George Tzanetakis, UVIc Computer Science
Date and time: 27 Feb 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Ergodic Optimization: An overview
Speaker: Anthony Quas, University of Victoria
Date and time: 26 Feb 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Traveling waves of bacteria at the mesoscopic scale
Speaker: Vincent Calvez, ENS, Lyon-France
Date and time: 22 Feb 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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