Discrete math seminar

The Discrete Mathematics Group holds a weekly seminar on Thursdays at 10am PDT. We will meet in CLE A325. 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: 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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Title: Short induced cycles in planar graphs
Speaker: Michael Savery, Oxford University
Date and time: 04 Nov 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue A325 and Zoom
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Title: 3-Neighbor Bootstrap Percolation in Three Dimensions
Speaker: Abel Romer, University of Victoria
Date and time: 28 Oct 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue A325
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Title: Domination in Graphs with Minimum Degree Two
Speaker: Aaron Slobodin, University of Victoria
Date and time: 21 Oct 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue A325
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Title: An Invitation to Analytic Combinatorics
Speaker:  Steve Melczer,  University of Waterloo
Date and time: 14 Oct 2021, 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: Clearihue A325 and Zoom
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Title: Fractional decompositions and Latin squares
Speaker:  Peter Dukes,  University of Victoria
Date and time: 07 Oct 2021, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: Cle A325
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Title: Broadcast domination and multipacking: bounds and the integrality gap
Speaker:  Aaron Slobodin,  University of Victoria
Date and time: 23 Sep 2021, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: CLE A325
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Title: Efficiently eternally dominating a graph
Speaker:  Gary MacGillivray,  University of Victoria
Date and time: 16 Sep 2021, 10:00am - 11:20am
Location: CLE A325
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Title: Turan-type problems for point-line incidences
Speaker: Andrew Suk, UCSD
Date and time: 08 Jun 2021, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: via Zoom
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