Discrete math seminar

The Discrete Mathematics Group holds a weekly seminar on Thursdays at 10am PDT. We will meet in CLE C115. Some of the lectures will be available through Zoom and this will be indicated below. If you would like to join the mailing list to receive the Zoom link, please email Gary MacGillivray. We are grateful to The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences for their support.

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
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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
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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
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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
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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: 
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Title: An introduction to the discharging method via graph coloring
Speaker: Aaron Slobodin, University of Victoria
Date and time: 02 Dec 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue A325
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Title: Extensions of the cycle matroid of a complete graph
Speaker: Shayla Redlin, Waterloo
Date and time: 25 Nov 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: via Zoom
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