MathCamp 2017 information is online.

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Colloquium seminar series

Current contact for this seminar series: Raphael Clouatre (204-474-8734).

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Date | Name | Title |

2017-09-01 | Gerard Freixas I Montplet | TBA |

2017-08-03 | Qing-Wen Wang | TBA |

2017-08-03 | Jose Aguayo | Representation Theorems for Operators on Free Banach Spaces of Countable Type |

2017-05-26 | Andrew Uzzell | Graph limits, entropy, and counting |

2017-05-12 | John Dallon | Modeling Amoeboidal Cell Motion -- Force vs Speed |

2017-05-04 | Tommy Kucera | Fibonacci and The Liber Abaci |

2017-03-31 | Francois Charette | Lagrangian Floer homology, Fukaya's symplectic s-cobordism conjecture, and all that... |

2017-03-10 | Douglas Farenick | Boundaries Of Some Low-Dimensional Operator Systems |

2017-03-03 | Cameron Franc | Geometry and Modular Forms |

2017-01-13 | Jonathan Ziprick | Quantum gravitational collapse of a thin shell |

Date | Name | Title |

2016-11-04 | Martin Buhmann | Interpolation and Quasi-Interpolation with Multiquadrics Radial Functions |

2016-10-27 | Jose Ramon Madrid Padilla | On the regularity of classical and fractional maximal operators |

2016-10-24 | Tom Baird | Topological aspects of GIT over the real and complex numbers |

2016-10-21 | Asha Rao | Tracking Money Laundering -- the Enron case |

2016-10-07 | Jared Aurentz | Core-chasing algorithms for the eigenvalue problem |

2016-08-04 | Alexey Eremin | Functional Continuous Runge-Kutta methods for Retarded Functional Differential Equations |

2016-07-08 | Ashish Gupta | Growth of Algebraic Structures |

2016-04-01 | Jiun-Chau Wang | Noncommutative probability and Boole's transformation |

2016-03-11 | Sarah Plosker | Some matrix theory questions arising from quantum coherence |

2016-03-04 | Craig Westerland | Arithmetic statistics via algebraic topology |

2016-03-02 | Richard Brualdi | Permutations, Tournaments, X-rays, and Skolem Sequences |

Date | Name | Title |

2015-11-27 | Juliana Theodoro De Lima | On braids and string links groups |

2015-11-20 | Laurent Marcoux | Abelian, amenable operator algebras are similar to C*-algebras. |

2015-11-12 | Dr. Michael Lamoureux | The PIMS Innovation Strategy |

2015-10-16 | K.c. Sivakumar | Inverse Positive Interval Matrices |

2015-10-09 | Wujie Shi | More on the Characterization of Finite Simple Groups |

2015-09-25 | Brian Forrest, University Of Waterloo | AMENABILITY, THE FOURIER ALGEBRA OF A LOCALLY COMPACT GROUP AND ITS IDEALS |

2015-09-18 | Ranganathan Padmanabhan | Geometric Realization of Abstract Configurations |

2015-08-14 | Andriy Bondarenko | Strongly regular graphs and Borsuk's conjecture |

2015-05-29 | Darja Kalajdzievska & Lindsay Wessel | Rethinking Course Structure; Increased Participation and Persistence in MATH 1010 |

2015-05-15 | Chi-Kwong Li | Decomposition of Unitary Gates |

2015-05-08 | Rob Beezer | Open Source Mathematics with MathBook XML |

2015-03-06 | Lijun Yi | Recent progress on hp-version continuous Galerkin and spectral collocation time-stepping methods |

2015-01-30 | Jordan Watts | So what is an orbifold, anyway? |

Date | Name | Title |

2014-12-12 | Robert Borgersen | Progress Towards a Mathematics Placement Test at the University of Manitoba - Part 2 |

2014-12-05 | Colin Desmarais | Finite Geometries and lower bounds for $ex(n;K^{(3)}(2,2,t))$ |

2014-11-28 | Darja Kalajdzievska | Learning about how students learn |

2014-11-07 | Robert Borgersen | Progress Towards a Mathematics Placement Test at the University of Manitoba |

2014-10-31 | Eric Harper | Virtual knots and their Alexander invariants |

2014-10-17 | T. G. Kucera | Kepler's Conjecture and the Flyspeck Project |

2014-10-03 | Bela Bollobas | Phase transitions and local limit theorems |

2014-09-19 | Norbert Heuer | Discontinuous approximations of hypersingular integral equations |

2014-06-06 | Lajos Molnar | An operation on the positive definite cone of a $C^*$-algebra and its algebraic properties |

2014-05-16 | Colin Ingalls | Rationality of the Brauer-Severi Varieties of Sklyanin algebras |

2014-05-02 | Ievgen Bilokopytov | The dilation in different settings |

2014-04-25 | Kaitlin Alexander | A Simplified Model of Ocean Circulation |

2014-03-21 | Khodr Shamseddine | Characterization of compact and self-adjoint operators, and study of positive operators on a Banach space over a non-Archimedean field |

2014-03-14 | Michael Doob | Some tamales in your tikz |

2014-03-07 | Adam Clay | Knot groups and orderability |

2014-02-28 | Derek Krepski | Global quotients among symplectic toric orbifolds |

2014-02-14 | Shaun Lui | Nonlinear PDEs Explained |

2014-01-31 | Michael Doob | Adding some pizzazz to beamer |

2014-01-24 | Varvara Shepelska | Weak amenability of certain Beurling algebras |

2014-01-17 | Andrii Arman | Combinatorial Nullstellensatz |

2014-01-10 | Karen Gunderson | Random Markov processes |

Date | Name | Title |

2013-11-29 | Stephen Kirkland | The Kemeny constant for Markov chains |

2013-11-22 | Darja Kalajdzievska | Debunking Math Myths |

2013-11-15 | Matthias Neufang | Topological Centres Everywhere |

2013-11-08 | Xiangui Zhao | Gelfand-Kirillov dimension of differential difference modules |

2013-11-01 | David Gunderson | Extremal graphs forbidding odd cycles |

2013-10-25 | Ranganathan Padmanabhan | Equational Logic of Groups and Rings. |

2013-09-27 | Ryan Schultz | A Guide to the Libraries for Graduate Mathematics Students |

2013-09-06 | Eli Levin | The Generalized Christoffel Functions and Extremal Problems |

2013-04-26 | Andriy Bondarenko & Danylo Radchenko | Spherical designs: proof of the Korevaar-Meyers conjecture and beyond |

2013-04-22 | Nilima Nigam | The Mathematics of Light and Sound |

2013-04-19 | Filofteia Gheorghe | Cancelled |

2013-04-12 | Darja Kalajdzievska | Taking Math Students from 'Blah' to 'Aha!'; What Can We Do? |

2013-04-05 | Oleksiy Klurman | Rigidity and Randomness in numbers |

2013-03-22 | Safoura Zaffar Jafar Zadeh | Fixed points and derivation problem of B. E. Johnson |

2013-03-15 | Prof. Alexander Ol'shanskii | Planar pictures, asymptotic invariants, and computational complexity of groups |

2013-03-11 | Junfeng Jiang | Birational Transformation of Gromov-Witten and Donaldson-Thomas invariants |

2013-03-08 | Daniela Nikolova-Popova | Cancelled |

2013-03-08 | Louise-Charlotte Kappe | Cancelled |

2013-03-07 | Stefan Tohaneanu | Linear Codes from Commutative Algebraic perspectives |

2013-03-04 | Jonathan Brown | Infinite dimensional Lie algebra representation theory and finite W-algebras |

2013-03-01 | Iman Soliman | Mathematical analysis of the role of movement in the spread of tuberculosis |

2013-02-28 | Adam Clay | Ordered groups and 3-manifolds |

2013-02-25 | Derek Krepski | Geometric Quantization and Verlinde Formulas |

2013-02-14 | Michael Brandenbursky | Metrics on diffeomorphism groups and symplectic factorization theorems |

2013-02-11 | Sean Fitzpatrick | Index theory, Dirac operators, and Quantization |

2013-02-08 | Prof. R. Padmanabhan | Congruent Number Problem |

2013-02-01 | Yong Zhang | Finite dimensional invariant subspace property of linear mappings |

2013-01-25 | Tommy Kucera | Applications of Differentiation in the Marquis de l' Hospital's 'Analyse' |

2013-01-18 | Ross Stokke | Homomorphisms of group algebras |

2013-01-11 | Michael Doob | Two new tools to make your math web pages better |

Date | Name | Title |

2012-12-07 | David Gunderson | Applications of the probabilistic method |

2012-11-30 | Sasho Kalajdzievski | Mathematicians, Mystics, Miracles |

2012-11-23 | Anthony To-Ming Lau | Fixed Point set of measures and positive definite functions on a locally compact group |

2012-11-16 | Jaydeep Chipalkatti | Cancelled |

2012-11-02 | Anna Stokke | Young tableaux and the cyclic sieving phenomenon |

2012-10-26 | Julien Arino | Some mathematical problems arising in models for the spatio-temporal spread of infectious pathogens |

2012-10-19 | Eric Schippers | A correspondence between Teichmuller theory and conformal field theory |

2012-10-12 | Nick Harland | The Iterated Carmichael Lambda Function |

2012-09-28 | John Van Rees | Friendship Graphs and Friendship Hypergraphs |

2012-09-21 | Hanno Lefmann | Edge Colorings of Graphs Avoiding a Fixed Monochromatic Subgraph |

2012-07-05 | Toban Wiebe | Game Theory and Evolution |

2012-07-05 | Jason Klusowski | Flows, Branching Numbers and Percolation on Trees |

2012-04-25 | Karen Rosemarie Johannson | Bootstrap percolation |

2012-04-05 | Dr. R. Padmanabhan | One Equation, Many Avatars |

2012-03-29 | Rob Craigen | Manitoba Math War |

2012-03-22 | Stephanie Portet | Modelling intermediate filaments: what problems, what tools? |

2012-03-15 | Tommy Kucera | The First Calculus Textbook: The Marquis de l'Hospital and the |

2012-03-08 | Yang Zhang | An Introduction to Computer Algebra Methods |

2012-03-01 | Pappur Shivakumar | Mathematical Modelling of Some Human Diseases |

Date | Name | Title |

2011-11-17 | Julien Arino | Modelling the spatio-temporal spread of infectious diseases |

2011-10-18 | Robert Thomas | A tour through the mathematics of weaving |

2011-06-29 | Eric Bosco | Introduction to Mitacs Programmes |

2011-03-17 | Tatyana Foth | Riemann surfaces and automorphic forms |

Date | Name | Title |

2010-11-18 | J. Chipalkatti | Two Impossibility Theorems from Social Choice Theory |

Date | Name | Title |

2009-11-26 | Michael Doob | Using a wiki as a Classroom Presentation Tool |

2009-04-09 | Nikolay Romanovskiy | Algebraic Geometry over Solvable Groups |

2009-03-26 | Jean Lubuma | Non-standard Numerical Schemes for Dynamical Systems |

2009-02-27 | Vladimir Shpilrain | Group-based cryptography |

Date | Name | Title |

2008-02-28 | Barbara Lee Keyfitz | Hyperbolic Conservation Laws: The Next Generation |

2008-01-17 | W. W. Comfort | Compact Groups and Their Subgroups |

Date | Name | Title |

2007-12-06 | Rob Craigen | Alien Arithmetic? (An adventure into p-Adic Numbers) |

Date | Name | Title |

2006-12-07 | John Spiro | Polymer Diffusion in Latex Films |

2006-11-23 | Dongwoo Shen | Nonconforming finite element methods |

2006-11-09 | Gavin Seals | Galois connections and monads |

2006-09-28 | Zeev Ditzian | Ul'Yanov and Nikol'Skii-type Inequalities |

Date | Name | Title |

2002-06-11 | Serpil Kocabiyik | Numerical simulation of the flow induced by a transversely oscillating inclined elliptical cylinder |

2002-04-11 | Sasho Kalajdzievski | Math on the Web |

2002-01-10 | Robert Craigen | Infigers |

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 14:15, TBA

**Qing-Wen Wang**

TBA

(Seminar series : Colloquium)

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 15:30, 418 Machray Hall

**Jose Aguayo **

Representation Theorems for Operators on Free Banach Spaces of Countable Type

(Seminar series : Colloquium)

Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 15:30, 418 Machray Hall

**Gerard Freixas I Montplet**

TBA

(Seminar series : Colloquium)