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)

Colloquium in 2013

**Friday, November 29**-
**Stephen Kirkland**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*The Kemeny constant for Markov chains* **Friday, November 22**-
**Darja Kalajdzievska**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Debunking Math Myths* **Friday, November 15**-
**Matthias Neufang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Topological Centres Everywhere* **Friday, November 8**-
**Xiangui Zhao**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Gelfand-Kirillov dimension of differential difference modules* **Friday, November 1**-
**David Gunderson**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Extremal graphs forbidding odd cycles* **Friday, October 25**-
**Ranganathan Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Equational Logic of Groups and Rings.* **Friday, September 27**-
**Ryan Schultz**(Science Library, University of Manitoba):*A Guide to the Libraries for Graduate Mathematics Students* **Friday, September 6**-
**Eli Levin**(Mathematics, The Open University of Israel):*The Generalized Christoffel Functions and Extremal Problems* **Friday, April 26**-
**Andriy Bondarenko & Danylo Radchenko**(Mathematics, National Taras Shevchenko University, Kyiv, Ukraine):*Spherical designs: proof of the Korevaar-Meyers conjecture and beyond* **Monday, April 22**-
**Nilima Nigam**(Mathematics, Simon Frazer University):*The Mathematics of Light and Sound* **Friday, April 19**-
**Filofteia Gheorghe**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Cancelled* **Friday, April 12**-
**Darja Kalajdzievska**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Taking Math Students from 'Blah' to 'Aha!'; What Can We Do?* **Friday, April 5**-
**Oleksiy Klurman**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Rigidity and Randomness in numbers* **Friday, March 22**-
**Safoura Zaffar Jafar Zadeh**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Fixed points and derivation problem of B. E. Johnson* **Friday, March 15**-
**Prof. Alexander Ol'shanskii**(Department of Mathematics, Moscow State University & Vanderbilt University):*Planar pictures, asymptotic invariants, and computational complexity of groups* **Monday, March 11**-
**Junfeng Jiang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Birational Transformation of Gromov-Witten and Donaldson-Thomas invariants* **Friday, March 8**-
**Daniela Nikolova-Popova**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Cancelled* **Friday, March 8**-
**Louise-Charlotte Kappe**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Cancelled* **Thursday, March 7**-
**Stefan Tohaneanu**(Department of Mathematics, University of Western Ontario):*Linear Codes from Commutative Algebraic perspectives* **Monday, March 4**-
**Jonathan Brown**(Mathematics Department, Gonzaga University):*Infinite dimensional Lie algebra representation theory and finite W-algebras* **Friday, March 1**-
**Iman Soliman**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Mathematical analysis of the role of movement in the spread of tuberculosis* **Thursday, February 28**-
**Adam Clay**(Département de mathématiques, Université du Québec à Montréal):*Ordered groups and 3-manifolds* **Monday, February 25**-
**Derek Krepski**(Department of Mathematics, University of Western Ontario):*Geometric Quantization and Verlinde Formulas* **Thursday, February 14**-
**Michael Brandenbursky**(Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University):*Metrics on diffeomorphism groups and symplectic factorization theorems* **Monday, February 11**-
**Sean Fitzpatrick**(Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley):*Index theory, Dirac operators, and Quantization* **Friday, February 8**-
**Prof. R. Padmanabhan**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Congruent Number Problem* **Friday, February 1**-
**Yong Zhang**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Finite dimensional invariant subspace property of linear mappings* **Friday, January 25**-
**Tommy Kucera**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Applications of Differentiation in the Marquis de l' Hospital's 'Analyse'* **Friday, January 18**-
**Ross Stokke**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Homomorphisms of group algebras* **Friday, January 11**-
**Michael Doob**(Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba):*Two new tools to make your math web pages better*

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.