Events

All upcoming and recent events from the past six months:

Title: Statistics in Genomics and Pharmaceutical Science Conference
Date: 15 Aug  to  17 Aug 2022
Location: University of Victoria
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: IMAGINING UVic (Inspiring Mathemetical Growth and Intuition in Girls)
Date and time: 04 Jul  to  08 Jul 2022, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Location: University of Victoria
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: Dynamical Classification of the Two-body and Hill’s Lunar Problems with Quasi-homogeneous Potentials
Speaker: Lingjun Qian, University of Victoria
Date and time: 30 Jun 2022, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: David Strong Building Room C126
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Erdos-Deep Families of Arithmetic Progressions
Speaker: Tao Gaede, University of Victoria
Date and time: 21 Jun 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: David Strong Building C128
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: New Developments in Four Dimensions
Date and time: 13 Jun  to  17 Jun 2022, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location: University of Victoria
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: Statistical Research on COVID-19 Response
Speaker: Xiaolin Huang, University of Victoria
Date and time: 27 May 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: PIMS Postdoctoral Seminar: Subgraphs in Semi-random Graphs
Speaker: Natalie Clare Behague, University of Victoria
Date and time: 25 May 2022, 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: via Zoom requires registration
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Free Screening of Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani
Speaker: hosted by UVic Math & Stats EDI and Women in Math UVic Student Chapter
Date and time: 12 May 2022, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Location: DSB C118
Event type: Education and outreach
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Title: Victoria Probability Day
Date: 30 Apr 2022
Location: University of Victoria
Event type: Conferences and workshops
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Title: Well-posedness and Blowup Results for the Swirl-free and Axisymmetric Primitive Equations in a Cylinder
Speaker: Narges Sadat Hosseini Khajouei, University of Victoria
Date and time: 22 Apr 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE B007
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: The Dynamics of Pythagorean Triples
Speaker: Nazim Acar, University of Victoria
Date and time: 14 Apr 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Graduate dissertations
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Title: Dependent Random Choice: A Pretty Powerful Probabilistic Proof Technique
Speaker: Shannon Ogden, University of Victoria
Date and time: 14 Apr 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Orthogonal Common-source and Distinctive-source Decomposition between High-dimensional Data Views
Speaker: Hai Shu, Biostatistics, NYU
Date and time: 08 Apr 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: PIMS Distiniguished Lecture - Projections and circles
Speaker: Malabika Pramanik, University of British Columbia
Date and time: 07 Apr 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: How to Lose at Tic-Tac-Toe, and Other (More Transitive) Games
Speaker: Shannon Ogden, University of Victoria
Date and time: 07 Apr 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Dynamical classification of the two-body and Hill’s lunar problems with quasi-homogeneous potentials.
Speaker: LingJun Qian, University of Victoria
Date and time: 06 Apr 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: COR B111
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: First steps towards a quantitative Furstenberg criterion and applications
Speaker: Alex Blumenthal, Georgia Tech
Date and time: 05 Apr 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: $P_4$-sparse graphs of arboricity 2
Speaker: Hugo Borges Carneiro
Date and time: 31 Mar 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CANCELLED
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Co-evolving Dynamic Networks
Speaker: Zoe Huang, University of British Columbia
Date and time: 29 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Network Wide Colloquium: Transcendental values of power series and dynamical degrees
Speaker: Holly Kreiger, Cambridge
Date and time: 24 Mar 2022, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: via Zoom registration required
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Planar Graphs are Local Girth Choosable
Speaker: Evelyne Smith-Roberge, Waterloo
Date and time: 24 Mar 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: via Zoom and viewable in CLE C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: PIMS-UVic Public Talk: Thunderstorms in the Present, Past and Future
Speaker: Professor Courtney Schumacher, Texas A&M University
Date and time: 23 Mar 2022, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: Bob Wright Building, Flury Hall
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Supercritical phase transition on a right Toeplitz algebra
Speaker: Tyler Schulz, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Mar 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: MACD110
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Revisit singularity formation for the inviscid primitive equations​
Speaker: Slim Ibrahim, University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Cornett B111
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Universality of spin correlations in the Ising model on isoradial graphs
Speaker: Rémy Mahfouf, ENS Paris
Date and time: 22 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Colloquium: Predicting rain and lightning using statistical and machine learning techniques
Speaker: Courtney Schumacher, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, Texas A and M University
Date and time: 17 Mar 2022, 3:40pm - 4:40pm
Location: COR A120
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: PIMS Colloquium - Adventures with Partial Identification in Studies of Marked Individuals
Speaker: Simon Bonner, University of Western Ontario
Date and time: 17 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Erd\H{o}s-Deep Families
Speaker: Tao Gaede, University of Victoria
Date and time: 17 Mar 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: The right Toeplitz algebra of the ax+b semigroup of the natural numbers
Speaker: Marcelo Laca, University of Victoria
Date and time: 16 Mar 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: On the relation between delocalization of integer-valued height functions and the Berezinskii-Kosterlitz-Thouless phase transition
Speaker: Matan Harel, Northeastern
Date and time: 15 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: COVID-19 Modelling: A new disease analytics framework
Speaker: Mathew Parker, Simon Fraser University
Date and time: 10 Mar 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Squaring the Circle with Graph Theory
Speaker: Jon Noel, University of Victoria
Date and time: 10 Mar 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue C115 and Zoom
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Rigidity for crossed product C*-algebras from number theory
Speaker: Chris Bruce, Queen Mary University of London and the University of Glasgow
Date and time: 09 Mar 2022, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: MAC D110
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: 3D deterministic and stochastic inviscid primitive equations
Speaker: Quyuan Lin, U. Cal. Santa Barbara
Date and time: 09 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Entropy-efficient finitary codings by IID processes
Speaker: Yinon Spinka, UBC
Date and time: 08 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Colloquium - Meta-Analytic Inference for the COVID-19 Infection Fatality Rate
Speaker: Paul Gustafson, University of British Columbia
Date and time: 03 Mar 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: C*-algebras coming from a commuting k-tuple of local homeomorphisms acting on a compact metric space
Speaker: Judith Packer, University of Colorado Boulder
Date and time: 03 Mar 2022, 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: MAC D116
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: CANCELLED: How to Lose at Tic-Tac-Toe, and Other (More Transitive) Games
Speaker: Shannon Ogden, University of Victoria
Date and time: 03 Mar 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: CLE C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Q and A with Dr. Judith Packer
Speaker: Dr. Judith Packer, University of Colorado Boulder
Date and time: 02 Mar 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: DTB A104
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Intermittency in turbulence and the 3D Navier-Stokes regularity problem
Speaker: Aseel Farhat, Florida State University
Date and time: 02 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: A state space for the 3D Yang-Mills measure
Speaker: Sky Cao, Stanford
Date and time: 01 Mar 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Network Wide Colloquium: Mathematician Helping Art Historians and Art Conservators
Speaker: Ingrid Daubechies, Duke University
Date and time: 24 Feb 2022, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: via Zoom registration required
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Clustering multivariate counts from modern biological datasets
Speaker: Sanjeena Dang, Carleton University
Date and time: 23 Feb 2022, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: List homomrphisms for signed trees
Speaker: Rick Brewster, Thompson Rivers University
Date and time: 17 Feb 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Global existence for the Euler-Coriolis system
Speaker: Benoit Pausader, Brown University
Date and time: 16 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Damped Anderson Mixing for Deep Reinforcement Learning: Acceleration, Convergence, and Stabilization
Speaker: Yafei Wang, University of Alberta
Date and time: 16 Feb 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Counting closed geodesics
Speaker: Vaughn Climenhaga, Houston
Date and time: 15 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: Subgraphs in Semi-random Graphs (and Hypergraphs)
Speaker: Natalie Behague, University of Victoria
Date and time: 10 Feb 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Type III geometry of boundary actions of hyperbolic groups (II)
Speaker: Heath Emerson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 09 Feb 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: MAC D110
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Vortex symmetrization problem for the 2d Euler equation
Speaker: Hao Jia, University fo Minnesota
Date and time: 09 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: A new proof of an operator multiplicative ergodic theorem
Speaker: George Lee, University of Victoria
Date and time: 08 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: Cornett A120
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: A decomposition problem of planar graphs into graphs with degree restriction
Speaker: Boram Park, Ajou University
Date and time: 03 Feb 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Type III geometry of boundary actions of hyperbolic groups (II)
Speaker: Heath Emerson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Feb 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: MAC D110
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Superharmonic Instabilities of Stokes Waves
Speaker: Anastassiya Semenova, Brown University
Date and time: 02 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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Title: Two geometric applications of Lyapunov exponents for random matrix products
Speaker: Mark Pollicott, Warwick
Date and time: 01 Feb 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: Paint by Numbers: Investigating List Colourings of Plane Graphs
Speaker: Shannon Ogden, University of Victoria
Date and time: 27 Jan 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue C115
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Type III geometry of boundary actions of hyperbolic groups (II)
Speaker: Heath Emerson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 26 Jan 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: MACD110
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Random-field random surfaces
Speaker: Paul Dario, Lyon
Date and time: 25 Jan 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: PIMS Network Wide Colloquium: Monge-Kantorovich distance and PDEs
Speaker: Benoît Perthame, Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Sorbonne
Date and time: 20 Jan 2022, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: via Zoom registration required
Event type: PIMS lectures
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Title: Reconfiguring paired dominating sets of paths and cycles
Speaker: Pannawat (Timmy) Eakawinrujee
Date and time: 20 Jan 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Type III geometry of boundary actions of hyperbolic groups (I)
Speaker: Heath Emerson, University of Victoria
Date and time: 19 Jan 2022, 3:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Operator theory seminar
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Title: Investigating the Relationship Between the Bayes Factor and the Separation of Credible Intervals
Speaker: Zhengxiao Wei, University of Victoria
Date and time: 19 Jan 2022, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Statistics seminar
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Title: Random-like properties of chaotic forcing
Speaker: Matteo Tanzi, NYU
Date and time: 18 Jan 2022, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Probability and Dynamics seminar
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Title: Reconfiguration of maximum irredundant sets, Part 2
Speaker: Kieka Mynhardt, University of Victoria
Date and time: 13 Jan 2022, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Discrete math seminar
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Title: Global dynamics of the Hill's lunar problem, an energetic classification approach
Speaker: Yanxia Deng, Sun Yat-Sen University
Date and time: 12 Jan 2022, 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: via Zoom
Event type: Applied math seminar
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