
cecMathematics Talks

Date and Time 
Speaker or Group 
Title 
Friday, August 11, 10:30 in K9509  Jon Vanderwerff, La Sierra, California 
CECM Seminar. Jon Vanderwerff A variant of weak uniform rotundity and Asplund spaces 
Friday, August 4, 2:30 in K9509  Chris Budd, University of Bath, U.K. 
CECM/APMA Seminar. Chris Budd Geometric integration of ODEs with scaling invariance 
Wednesday, August 2, 3:30 in K9509  Mark V. Lawson, University of Wales, Bangor, U.K. 
CECM/Algebra Colloquium. M. V. Lawson Tiling Semigroups 
Wednesday, July 26, 3:30  5:20 in K9509 
Four Short Presentations on
Simplification and Differential Systems(CECM)
Jamie Mulholland, Hans Bauck, Petr Lisonek, and Allan Wittkopf 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
J. Mulholland Factorization in Q[s,c]/ 
Wednesday, July 19  Mike Monagan, Craig Pastro, Jennifer de Kleine, Allan Wittkopf (CECM) 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
M. Monagan Applying Automatic Differentiation to Solve
Stiff Systems
C. Pastro The dense modular GCD algorithm in Z[x,y,z,...] and
Zp[w][x,y,z,...]
J. de Kleine The sparse modular GCD algorithm of Zippel
A. Wittkopf On the Design and Implementation of Brown's GCD
Algorithm.

Friday, July 7 
Dr. Adrian Lewis, University of Waterloo 
Math Seminar.
Adrian Lewis 
Wednesday, July 5  Greg Fee (CECM) 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
Greg Fee The Smith Normal Form of a rectangular matrix and how
to
solve linear systems over the integers.

Wednesday, June 28  Andrew Solomon (CECM) 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
Andrew Solomon Wasting time with GAP

Wednesday, June 21  Giovanni Alberti 
Joint Applied Math / CECM Seminar.
Giovanni Alberti Variational convergence for functionals of
GinzburgLandau type

Friday, 16 June 2000  Prof. Jim Verner 
CECM/APMA Seminar.
Prof. Jim Verner Applications of Deriving Runge Kutta
Methods: Some Twostep
Pairs

Wednesday, June 14  Giovanni Alberti University of Pisa 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
Professor Giovanni Alberti Variational convergence for
functionals of GinzburgLandau type

Wednesday, May 31  Jozef Siran, Nora Hartsfield, Peter Borwein (CECM) 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
Jozef Siran, Nora Hartsfield, Peter Borwein (CECM) talks on Algebraic Methods in The Degree/Diameter Problem, An Elementary Introduction to Current Graphs, The Unreasonable Efficacy of Symbolic Computation  or  Imagine If Gauss had Maple .

Wednesday, May 24  Edgardo ChebTerrab and T. Kolokolnikov (CECM) 
CECM/CAG Colloquium.
Edgardo ChebTerrab and T. Kolokolnikov talks on ODEs

Wednesday, April 12  CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar 
CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar.

Wednesday April 5, 3:304:30 in K9509, SFU  Idris Mercer (CECM) 
A Survey of Nonexistence Results for Cyclic Difference Sets. 
Tuesday March 28, 1:30  3:30 in K9509  CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar 
CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar.

Tuesday 14 March, 1:30  3:30 in K9509  CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar 
CECM\Math Combinatorics Seminar.

Tuesday 15 February: 3.30 in K9500  Prof Persi Diaconnis  
Saturday 12th February: Afternoon in CECM  PIms Recruiting Day 
Graduate Students Recruiting. 
Tuesday 18 January: 2.304:30 in K9509  CECM/MITACS  
Tuesday 13 January: 1:30 in K9509  Prof Adrian Lewis  
November 10: 2.304.00 and 17: 3.304.30 
CFI Computing Proposal Meeting  Discussions of Proposed Proposal 
November 3: 3.30 
Prof Jin Ho Kwak (Korea)  
October 20: 3.30 
Nike Vatsal, UBC  
September 29: 3.30 
June Lester, CECM and UNBC 
Mathematics on the Web: what works, what doesn't, and what will work in the future. (Maybe. Eventually. With luck ... ) 
September 22: 3:30 
Peter Borwein, CECM  
September 8: 3:30 
Jon Borwein, CECM 
Introductory Meeting and talk on Maximizing Surprise 
(Top)
Date and Time
Place
Activity
Wednesday 4.30, Fall 99
Vancouver Hospital
Biweekly
Imaging Meetings
Every second
Tuesday, February 1, 15 etc at 3.30
Monday 10.30
CECM Seminar Room
CECM Management Meeting
"biweekly" (*** note unusual time ***)
Friday, June 23,
12:00 to 1:00pm.
CECM seminar room, SFU
Wednesday 11.00
CECM lab
Camel Team Meeting
Thursday 11:30
Department Meeting Room
Mathlabs TLRN Meeting
Wednesday, February 16th and 23rd at 9:30am K9509
CAG Meeting
Tuesdays at 1:30
UBC, UBC Number Theory Seminar
VGH Research Pavillion
Medical Imaging
Research Group Seminars
Vancouver Hospital Research Pavillion (828 W 10th) Conference Room 700
Ivo Kortezov on "A C^1 function, even on the sphere, with no
interior critical points."
Tackling Ordinary Differential Equations in Maple using Symmetry
Methods.
Edgardo ChebTerrab
Math Annex 1102
(Top)
Creating Interactive Geometry With Cinderella Dr. Ulrich Kortenkamp, Berlin University speaks at SFU in MPX
8501 (Centre for Educational Technology Instructional Lab)
Burnaby Mountain
Greedy sums of distinct squares Hugh Montgomery, University
of Michigan speaks at UBC, Math Annex 1102
High School Student Tour
"Lies, damned lies and statistics" in K9509 9:3010:20
The Alan Mekler Lecture Series
On Coincidence
Persi Diaconis, CSS Distinguished Speaker,
in AQ3182 Saturday 12th February: Afternoon in CECM
October 1214, 2000
SIAM Regional Math in Industry Workshop at
the University of Washington this fall.
More information
Friday September 15, 2000
6pm
P O T L U C K at Jon and Judi's House
We will provide drinks and the basics. Bring what you want and
come for a night of memorable math visuals!
June 1923, 2000
8:30am  5:00pm
Maple Course at K9509 Shrum Science
Centre,
SFU
June 1920, 2000
Live Collaborative Mathematics on the Net at SFU (Diamond
University Centre  Burnaby Mountain)
June 16, 2000
1:30 PM, Wednesday, June 14, 2000
Starting May 16, 2000 for Summer Semester
Tuesdays, 10:30  12:00 (90 mins)
Discrete Math Instructional Seminar with Visiting
Professor Moishe Rosenfeld at K9509
May 1213, 2000
West Coast Optimization Meeting at SFU (Burnaby Mountain)
April 15, 2000
Pacific Northwest Number Theory Conference (PNWNTC IV)
Corvallis, Oregon
April 8, 2000
PacificWest Algorithmic Science Meeting
Department of Pure and Applied Mathematics,
Washington State University, Pullman, WA 991643113
Friday February 18, 2000, 9:30 to 11:20
Tour of Centre for Experimental & Constructive Mathematics
10:3011:20
Tuesday February 15, 2000, 3.30
Persi Diaconis,
in K9509
Monday February 14, 2000, 3.30
PIms Recruiting Day.
Please turn up to demo things on your screens. There will be
light refreshments (cookies, juice, coffee) etc in the seminar room.
Tuesday February 8, 2000, 3.005.00
On the Cognitive History of Jagadis Chandra Bose 18941902
Subrata Dasgupta, Louisiana,
in Applied Science ASB 9896
Wednesday December 15, 1999
C E C M Y e a r E n d L u n c h
in the CECM (Room P8495), 12:30pm
November 25, 1999, 3.30
Cognitive Robotics
Ray Reiter, CSS Distinguished Speaker, AQ3182
November 1920, 1999
West Coast Optimization Meeting in Seattle
November 16, 1999, 10:00am5:00pm
Medical Imaging Meeting
at Vancouver Hospital
November 16, 1999, 4:307:30pm
Evening of Mathematics at SFU Images Theatre
The Dept of Math and Stats, SFU
and the Pacific Institute
invite everybody interested in learning about
some of the newest applications of mathematics
November 12, 1999, 10.0012.30
MITACS Meeting at SFU in K9509
A day of presentations focusing on the issues the MITACS
project on "Symbolic analysis" addresses.
November 4, 1999 4:306:00
Lecture Series on Information, Technology and Scholarship 
Electronic Scholarship and Its Discontents. Compu/eting Editorial
Fu/eatures, by Jerome McGann in MPX 7618, SFU
Saturday, October 9, 1999
PNWNAS 1999
: the Thirteenth Annual Pacific Northwest Numerical Analysis Seminar
now called the
Numerical Analysis Potlatch in Seattle
Email: jborwein@cecm.sfu.ca