December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Seminars in 2012

**Friday, December 7**-
**David Gunderson**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Applications of the probabilistic method* **Tuesday, December 4**-
**R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Tarski spectrum for group-like varieties and lattice-like varieties* **Friday, November 30**-
**Sasho Kalajdzievski**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Mathematicians, Mystics, Miracles* **Friday, November 23**-
**Anthony To-Ming Lau**(Department of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta):*Fixed Point set of measures and positive definite functions on a locally compact group* **Tuesday, November 20**-
**Julian Salamanca Tellez**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Implicitly defined operations in equational theories* **Friday, November 16**-
**Jaydeep Chipalkatti**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Cancelled* **Tuesday, November 13**-
**Max Bennett**(Department of Mathematics, University of Winnipeg):*Young tableaux and jeu-de-taquin promotion* **Tuesday, November 6**-
**R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Tarski spectrum for group-like varieties* **Friday, November 2**-
**Anna Stokke**(Mathematics & Statistics, University of Winnipeg):*Young tableaux and the cyclic sieving phenomenon* **Tuesday, October 30**-
**Davood Malekzadeh**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Derivations and multipliers from certain Banach algebras related to locally compact groups* **Tuesday, October 30**-
**R. Quackenbush**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Ideals in commutatitve rings and distributive lattices (Part 2)* **Friday, October 26**-
**Julien Arino**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Some mathematical problems arising in models for the spatio-temporal spread of infectious pathogens* **Tuesday, October 23**-
**R. Quackenbush**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Ideals in commutatitve rings and distributive lattices* **Friday, October 19**-
**Eric Schippers**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*A correspondence between Teichmuller theory and conformal field theory* **Tuesday, October 16**-
**Nicolas Bouffard**(University of St. Boniface, University of Manitoba):*A Common fixed point theorem in reflexive locally uniformly convex Banach space* **Tuesday, October 16**-
**Xiangui Zhao**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Groebner bases and Gelfand-Kirillov dimensions of differential difference algebras* **Friday, October 12**-
**Nick Harland**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*The Iterated Carmichael Lambda Function* **Tuesday, October 9**-
**Safoura Jafar-Zadeh**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*On isometric isomorphism of $LUC(G)^*$* **Friday, September 28**-
**John van Rees**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Friendship Graphs and Friendship Hypergraphs* **Tuesday, September 25**-
**Yang Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Computing the Hermite Forms of Quaternion Polynomial Matrices* **Friday, September 21**-
**Hanno Lefmann**(Computer Science, TU Chemnitz, Germany):*Edge Colorings of Graphs Avoiding a Fixed Monochromatic Subgraph* **Tuesday, September 18**-
**T. Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Harold Simmons on Idioms, nuclei, and ranks* **Thursday, July 5**-
**Toban Wiebe**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Game Theory and Evolution* **Thursday, July 5**-
**Jason Klusowski**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Flows, Branching Numbers and Percolation on Trees* **Wednesday, April 25**-
**Karen Rosemarie Johannson**(Mathematics, University of Memphis):*Bootstrap percolation* **Thursday, April 5**-
**Dr. R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*One Equation, Many Avatars* **Tuesday, April 3**-
**Yang Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*The resultants for skew polynomials* **Thursday, March 29**-
**Rob Craigen**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Manitoba Math War* **Tuesday, March 27**-
**R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Group Law on Pell's Conics* **Thursday, March 22**-
**Stephanie Portet**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Modelling intermediate filaments: what problems, what tools?* **Wednesday, March 21**-
**Yong Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*A fixed point property for semigroups and 2m-eak amenability of group algebras* **Tuesday, March 20**-
**R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Group Laws Induced by Conics* **Thursday, March 15**-
**Tommy Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*The First Calculus Textbook: The Marquis de l'Hospital and the* **Tuesday, March 13**-
**Yang Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*The square-free problem in skew polynomials* **Thursday, March 8**-
**Yang Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*An Introduction to Computer Algebra Methods* **Thursday, March 1**-
**Pappur Shivakumar**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Mathematical Modelling of Some Human Diseases* **Tuesday, February 28**-
**R. Quackenbush**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*A proof of the Hahn Embedding Theorem* **Tuesday, February 14**-
**R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Congruent Number Problem* **Tuesday, February 7**-
**T. Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Zil'ber's exponential fields (etc) (Part 3)* **Tuesday, January 31**-
**T. Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Tarski's exponential problem, Schanuel's Conjecture, Zil'ber's pseudo-exponential fields...(Part 2)* **Tuesday, January 24**-
**T. Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Tarski's exponential problem, Schanuel's Conjecture, Zil'ber's pseudo-exponential fields...*

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Exams

**
MATH 3470
A01
Final Exam
**

Saturday, December 16
at
9:00 a.m.

**
MATH 3132
A01
Final Exam
**

Saturday, December 16
at
1:30 p.m.

**
MATH 1210
Final Exam
**

Saturday, December 16
at
1:30 p.m.

**
MATH 1020
Final Exam
**

Monday, December 18
at
1:30 p.m.

Upcoming Seminar

Colloquium talk:

**Seth Wolbert**

Friday, January 12 at 14:30,
418 Machray Hall.