Seminars in 2014

Friday, December 12
Robert Borgersen (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Progress Towards A Mathematics Placement Test At The University Of Manitoba - Part 2
Friday, December 5
Colin Desmarais (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Finite Geometries and Lower Bounds For $ex(n;K^{(3)}(2,2,t))$
Tuesday, December 2
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Geometry Via Reflections
Friday, November 28
Darja Kalajdzievska (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Learning About How Students Learn
Thursday, November 27
Eric Schippers: Fuchsian Groups and The Uniformization Theorem
Tuesday, November 25
Yang Zhang (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Computing Popov Forms Of Matrices Over Ore Domains
Friday, November 21
Adam Clay: Dimension and The Fundamental Group Of Manifold
Tuesday, November 18
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Dimension and Measurability In Modules, (According to Kestner)
Friday, November 7
Robert Borgersen (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Progress Towards A Mathematics Placement Test At The University Of Manitoba
Friday, October 31
Eric Harper (Department of Mathematics, McMaster University): Virtual Knots and Their Alexander Invariants
Thursday, October 30
Eric Harper (McMaster): Alexander Invariants Of Knot Groups
Tuesday, October 28
R. Quackenbush (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): A Characterization Of Quasi-Trivial n-Semigroups (After N. Ackerman)
Tuesday, October 21
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Commutator Laws Implying Commutativity In Semigroups
Friday, October 17
T. G. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Kepler's Conjecture and The Flyspeck Project
Thursday, October 16
R. Padmanabhan: Geometry Using Group Theory
Thursday, October 9
Derek Krepski: The Coadjoint Representation Of A Lie Group
Friday, October 3
Bela Bollobas (Mathematics, Cambridge, UK & Memphis, TN, USA): Phase transitions and local limit theorems
Thursday, October 2
Eric Schippers: An Introduction To Lie Groups
Thursday, September 25
Adam Clay: Introduction To Dehn Surgery
Tuesday, September 23
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Analog Of Levi's Theorem For Group Conjugates
Friday, September 19
Norbert Heuer (Department of Mathematics, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile): Discontinuous Approximations Of Hypersingular Integral Equations
Sunday, September 7
Yong Zhang (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Grothendieck Inequality and An Application
Monday, June 16
Fereshteh Nazari (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Backward Bifurcation In HCV Transmission Dynamics
Friday, June 6
Lajos Molnar (Mathematics, University of Debrecen, Hungary): An Operation On The Positive Definite Cone of a $C^*$-Algebra and Its Algebraic Properties
Monday, June 2
Ali Javame (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Mathematical Assessment Of The Role Of Pap Screening On HPV Transmission Dynamics
Friday, May 16
Colin Ingalls (Mathematics & Statistics, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton): Rationality Of The Brauer-Severi Varieties Of Sklyanin Algebras
Friday, May 2
Ievgen Bilokopytov (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): The Dilation In Different Settings
Friday, April 25
Kaitlin Alexander (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): A Simplified Model Of Ocean Circulation
Tuesday, April 8
Julian Salamanca Tellez (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): A Characterization of Compatible Functions in Distributive Lattices​
Tuesday, April 1
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Self-Dual Axioms For Orthomodular Lattices
Friday, March 21
Khodr Shamseddine (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Characterization Of Compact and Self-Adjoint Operators and Study Of Positive Operators On A Banach Space Over A Non-Archimedean Field
Tuesday, March 18
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): A Brief Introduction To Quiver Representations and Path Algebras
Monday, March 17
Derek Krepski: The Hopf Invariant
Friday, March 14
Michael Doob (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Some Tamales In Your Tikz
Monday, March 10
Adam Clay: An Introduction To Classical Knot Theory II
Friday, March 7
Adam Clay (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Knot Groups and Orderability
Tuesday, March 4
Yang Zhang (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): The LLL Algorithm
Monday, March 3
Adam Clay: An Introduction To Classical Knot Theory
Friday, February 28
Derek Krepski (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Global Quotients Among Symplectic Toric Orbifolds
Friday, February 28
Reza Ghamarshoushtari (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Amenability Properties Of Banach Algebra-Valued Continuous Functions
Tuesday, February 25
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): The Cassini Identity and Mathematical Logic
Monday, February 24
Eric Schippers: An Introduction To Riemann Surfaces
Friday, February 14
Shaun Lui (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Nonlinear PDEs Explained
Tuesday, February 11
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Elementary Duality of Infinitary pp Properties
Monday, February 10
Derek Krepski: The Schur-Horn Theorem and Symplectic Geometry
Tuesday, February 4
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Elementary Duality of Infinitary pp Properties (Continued)
Monday, February 3
Adam Clay: An Introduction To The Braid Groups
Friday, January 31
Michael Doob (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Adding Some Pizzazz To Beamer
Tuesday, January 28
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Elementary Duality of Infinitary pp Properties
Friday, January 24
Varvara Shepelska (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Weak Amenability Of Certain Beurling Algebras
Tuesday, January 21
R. Padmanabhan (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Desargues Configuration As A Cubic Cluster
Friday, January 17
Andrii Arman (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): Combinatorial Nullstellensatz
Tuesday, January 14
T. Kucera (Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba): An Intricate Example In The Infinitary Logic of Modules
Friday, January 10
Karen Gunderson (Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research, University of Bristol): Random Markov Processes