Seminars in 2008

Tuesday, December 2
Alex Leblanc (Statistics, University of Manitoba): Asymptotic Deficiency and Inadmissibility of Empirical Distribution Functions
Tuesday, November 18
Brad. C. Johnson (Statistics, University of Manitoba): On the Number of i.i.d. Samples Required to Observe All of the Balls in an Urn
Tuesday, October 21
Darren Gillis (Biology, University of Manitoba): Information in fisheries data: insights into decisions on the water
Tuesday, October 7
Benqui Guo (Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Approximation Theory in the Framework of Jacobi-weighted Besov and Sobolev Spaces and Application to the P and H-P Finite Element Methods
Monday, October 6
Fereidoun Ghahramani (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Bounded approximate amenability of the second dual of the Fourier algebra
Wednesday, April 23
Beni Sahai (Department of Mathematics, Cadham Provincial Laboratory ): Pathway to T Cell memory
Friday, March 28
Eric Schippers (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Operator representations of families of one-to-one holomorphic maps
Tuesday, March 25
Maciej Borkowski (Electrical Engineering, University of Manitoba): Discrete Time and Space Scheduled Walkers for Epidemic Modeling
Tuesday, March 18
Stephanie Portet (Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Dynamics of the intermediate filament assembly
Tuesday, March 11
Dominic Schaub (Electrical Engineering, University of Manitoba): Dispersion diagram calculations for photonic crystals
Friday, February 29
Eric Schippers (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): The universal Teichmueller space, quasiconformal maps and univalent functions
Thursday, February 28
Barbara Lee Keyfitz (Director of the Fields Institute, University of Houston): Hyperbolic Conservation Laws: The Next Generation
Tuesday, February 26
Frank Hilker (Centre for Mathematical Biology, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta ): An infectious disease model with Bogdanov-Takens bifurcation
Tuesday, February 5
Shaun H. Lui (Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Analysis of finite difference schemes for PDEs
Friday, February 1
Yemon Choi (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): The Fourier algebra of a free group is not approximately amenable
Tuesday, January 29
Brian Corbett (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Numerical Methods for Moving Boundary Problems: Ice Accretion as a Case Study
Friday, January 18
Fereidoun Ghahramani (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Approximate identities in approximately amenable Banach algebras
Thursday, January 17
W. W. Comfort (Department of Mathematics, Wesleyan University): Compact Groups and Their Subgroups