Events

All upcoming and recent events from the past six months:

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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Title: Expansive dynamical systems and C*-algebras
Speaker: Robin Deeley, Colorado University, Boulder
Date and time: 08 Feb 2018, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: MAC D010
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: A characterization theorem for the Gaussian free field: Part II
Speaker: Gourab Ray, University of Victoria
Date and time: 05 Feb 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Paths, stars and the number 3
Speaker: Frank Yang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 01 Feb 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Arens Regularity
Speaker: Mitch Haslehurst, University of Victoria
Date and time: 31 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Shock formation for Prandtl's equations and Burgers equation with transversal
Speaker: Charles Collot, NYU
Date and time: 31 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Math Mania
Date and time: 30 Jan 2018, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: Eagle View Elementary, 97 Talcott Rd.
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: Ensembles of Regularized Linear Models
Speaker: Ezequiel Smucler, University of Buenos Aires
Date and time: 30 Jan 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: A characterization theorem for the Gaussian free field
Speaker: Gourab Ray, University of Victoria
Date and time: 29 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Coalition and Opposition Graphs
Speaker: Fay Ye, University of Victoria
Date and time: 25 Jan 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: KMS states on groupoid C*-algebras (part 3 of 3)
Speaker: Chris Bruce, University of Victoria
Date and time: 24 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Ground State Solutions of the Gross Pitaevskii Equation Associated to Exciton-Polariton Bose-Einstein Condensates
Speaker: Slim Ibrahim, University of Victoria
Date and time: 24 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C130
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Evidence from the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect Program
Speaker: Xuekui Zhang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Jan 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C108
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Local Area Random Graphs
Speaker: Anthony Quas, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: DSB C126
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Frugal Homomorphisms
Speaker: Stefan Bard, University of Victoria
Date and time: 18 Jan 2018, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: KMS states on groupoid C*-algebras (part 2 of 3)
Speaker: Chris Bruce, University of Victoria
Date and time: 17 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Linear stability and instability of periodic orbits by Conley-Zehnder index
Speaker: Yanxia Deng, University of Victoria
Date and time: 17 Jan 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: KMS states on groupoid C*-algebras (part 1 of 2)
Speaker: Chris Bruce, University of Victoria
Date and time: 10 Jan 2018, 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Location: CLE D132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Zeno breaking, the Contact effect and sensitive behaviour in piecewise-linear systems
Speaker: Rod Edwards, University of Victoria
Date and time: 10 Jan 2018, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: The Poincaré Conjecture and Milnor's Exotic Spheres
Speaker: Angela Wu, London School of Number Theory and Geometry
Date and time: 05 Jan 2018, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Clearihue C112
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: Is Ocean Reflectance Acquired by Ferry Passengers Robust for Science Applications?
Speaker: Yuyan Yang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 12 Dec 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE B007
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: CABS Seminar: The Analysis of Face Perception MEG and EEG Data Using a Potts-Mixture Spatiotemporal Joint Model
Speaker: Yin Song, University of Victoria
Date and time: 08 Dec 2017, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Cornett A228
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: A State-Space Formulation of the Jolly-Seber-Tag-Loss Model with Dependent Tags
Speaker: Yan Xu, University of Victoria
Date and time: 08 Dec 2017, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: CLE C316
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Host Contact Structure is Important for the Recurrence of Infulenza A
Speaker: Juan Jaramillo, University of Victoria
Date and time: 06 Dec 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue Building Room B007
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Putnam Math Competition
Date and time: 02 Dec 2017, 8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Harry Hickman Building 110
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: Embedding Seifert fibered spaces in the 4-sphere
Speaker: Ahmad Issa, U.T. Austin
Date and time: 01 Dec 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: DSB C122
Event type: Topology seminar
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Title: Fuzzy Configurations
Speaker: Kaoruko Iwasaki, University of Victoria
Date and time: 30 Nov 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Morita Equivalence between the irrational rotation algebra and the crossed product of the foliated 2-torus (part2 of 2)
Speaker: Anna Duwenig, University of Victoria
Date and time: 29 Nov 2017, 3:30pm - 4:50pm
Location:  CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Using a Simple Multi-Scale Asymptotic Model to Study Scale Interactions of Tropical Convection
Speaker: Qiu Yang, Visitor at UVic
Date and time: 29 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Linking mathematical models to public health policy: Use of Bayesian inference and Markov models in evaluating the current opioi
Speaker: Mike Irvine, (Institute for Applied Mathematics, UBC)
Date and time: 27 Nov 2017, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: HSD A264
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: A Perron-Frobenius Theorem for Cocycles of Matrices/Linear Operators, Part 3
Speaker: Joseph Horan, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Some remarks on domination
Speaker: Linda Neilson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Nov 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Morita Equivalence between the irrational rotation algebra and the crossed product of the foliated 2-torus (possibly 1 of 2)
Speaker: Anna Duwenig, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Nov 2017, 3:30pm - 4:50pm
Location: CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: The transient response to an equatorial heat source and its convergence to steady state: Implications for MJO theory
Speaker: Boualem Khouider, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Mathematical Models to Investigate the Relationship between Cross-Immunity and Replacement of Influenza Subtypes
Speaker: SM Asaduzzaman, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Nov 2017, 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Clearihue Building Room B017
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Math Mania at Oaklands Elementary
Date and time: 21 Nov 2017, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: 2827 Belmont Ave. Victoria, BC
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: n-th Annual Combinatorial Potlatch
Date and time: 18 Nov 2017, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Location: 
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: A Perron-Frobenius Theorem for Cocycles of Matrices/Linear Operators, Part 2
Speaker: Joseph Horan, University of Victoria
Date and time: 16 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: CLE A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Math Escape
Date and time: 16 Nov 2017, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Location: Cadboro Commons, Arbutus and Queenswood rooms, UVic
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: A Perron-Frobenius Theorem for Cocycles of Matrices/Linear Operators
Speaker: Joseph Horan, University Victoria
Date and time: 09 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: The minimum number of eigenvalues of graphs
Speaker: Shahla Nasserasr, Brandon University
Date and time: 09 Nov 2017, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Mathematical models to investigate the relationship between cross-immunity and replacement of influenza subtypes
Speaker: Asaduzzaman, S. M, University of Victoria
Date and time: 08 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Maps Coupled on Networks, Part II
Speaker: Matteo Tanzi, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Nov 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: Envelope Seminar
Speaker: Adam Dor-on, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Nov 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: CLE C116
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Threshold Tolerance Graphs and Their Complements
Speaker: Ross McConnell, Colorado State University
Date and time: 02 Nov 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Index Theory on the Mishchenko bundle (part 2 of 2)
Speaker: Valerio Proietti, University of Copenhagen
Date and time: 01 Nov 2017, 3:30pm - 4:50pm
Location: CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Statisticians at Work: Inspiration, Aspiration, Ambition
Speaker: C. F. Jeff Wu, School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Date and time: 30 Oct 2017, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: MacLaurin Building, room D103
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Envelope Seminar
Speaker: Adam Dor-on, University of Victoria
Date and time: 30 Oct 2017, 11:30am - 12:50pm
Location: COR A132
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: What makes an irredundant set maximal?
Speaker: Linda Nielson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 26 Oct 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Cascade Topology Seminar
Date and time: 21 Oct  to  22 Oct 2017, 9:30am - 4:30pm
Location: University of Victoria, DTB A102
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: Maps Coupled on Networks
Speaker: Matteo Tanzi, University of Victoria
Date and time: 19 Oct 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: Clearihue A211
Event type: Dynamics seminar
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Title: General spectral graph theory: The inverse eigenvalue problem of a graph
Speaker: Jephian Lin, University of Victoria
Date and time: 19 Oct 2017, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: HSD A270
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Index Theory on the Mishchenko bundle (part 1 of 2)
Speaker: Valerio Proietti, University of Copenhagen
Date and time: 18 Oct 2017, 3:30pm - 4:50pm
Location: CLE D131
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: The Obesity Paradox of Hemodialysis
Speaker: Robert Steacy, University of Victoria
Date and time: 18 Oct 2017, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: DSB C124
Event type: Applied math seminar
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