DATE and TIME 
SPEAKER 
TITLE 
September 5
Friday, 3pm 
John Heywood
(UBC) 
A curious phenomenon in a model
problem,
suggestive of the hydrodynamic inertial range and smallest
scale of motion 
September 12
Friday, 3pm 
Aaron Bertram
(University of Utah) 
Localizing to get Relations in Cohomology

September 19
Friday, 3pm 
Jingyi Chen
(UBC) 
Recent progress of mean curvature flow in
higher codimension

September 26
Friday, 3pm 
Brian Wetton
(UBC) 
A Simple but Comprehensive Fuel Cell Model

October 3
Friday, 3pm 
Thamay Chellathurai
(University of Waterloo) 
Dynamic Portfolio Selection with
Fixed and/or Proportional Transaction Costs
using NonSingular Stochastic Optimal Control Theory 
October 10
Friday, 3pm 
YueXian Li
(UBC) 
A Model of Calcium Waves and a Theory of Waves in Inhomogeneous Media

October 17
Friday, 3pm 
Kai Behrend
(UBC) 
Stacks

October 24
Friday, 3pm 
Shicheng Wang
(Peking University) 
Certain dynamics on 3manifolds and
embedding open 3manifolds into 3space

October 31
Friday, 3pm 
Michael Lacey ;
(Georgia Institute of Technology) 
Convergence of Fourier Series: Past, Present, Future

November 7
Friday, 3pm 
Jon Wolfson
(Michigan State) 
Lagrangian Cycles and Volume

November 14
Friday, 3pm 
Oded Schramm
(Microsoft) 
Scaling limits of random 2D processes

November 21
Friday, 3pm 
John Urbas ;
(Australia National University) 
Selfsimilar solutions of Gauss curvature flows.

December 9th
Tuesday, 3pm 
Karl Rubin ;
(Stanford University) 
The Birch and SwinnertonDyer conjecture for elliptic curves

December 11th
Thursday, 3pm 
Alejandro Adem
(University of Wisconsin) 
Periodic Complexes, Fixity and Group Actions

January 12th
Monday, 4pm, Room Math 203 
Robert McCann
(University of Toronto) 
Phase transitions and symmetrybreaking in
singular diffusion.

January 16th
Friday, 3pm 
Ozgur Yilmaz
(University of Maryland) 
Approximation Theory of Quantization of
Redundant Expansions

January 23rd
Friday, 3pm 
Nitya Kitchloo
(Johns Hopkins University) 
Topology of Infinite dimensional groups

January 26th Monday, 4pm, Room Math 203
 Ulrich Horst
(Humboldt University of Berlin)  The mathematical modelling of market
microstructure 
January 30th
Friday, 3pm 
Daniel Dugger
(University of Oregon) 
Motivic homotopy theory and some applications

February 2nd Monday, 4pm, Room Math 203
 Emina Soljanin
(Bell Labs)  Frames in Quantum and Classical Information Theory 
February 6th
Friday, 3pm 
Gordan Zitcovic
(Carnegie Mellon University) 
Maximizing utility in financial markets

February 9th Monday, 4pm, Room Math 203
 Adam Oberman
(University of Texas at Austin)  Building solutions to nonlinear elliptic and parabolic partial
differential equations. 
February 13th
Friday, 3pm 
Murti Salapaka
(Iowa State University) 
MultiObjective Robust Control

February 20th
Friday, 3pm 
No Colloquium  Spring break


February 23rd
Monday, 4:00pm 
Burak Erdogan
(University of California, Berkeley 
Distance set problem and weighted Fourier extension estimates

February 26th
Thursday, 4:00pm Room MATH 229 
Xiaochun Li
(University of California, Los Angeles 
Hilbert transform along a C^{1+e} vector field

February 27th
Friday, 3pm 
Yuval Peres
(University of California, Berkeley and Microsoft Research) 
Point processes, the stable marriage
algorithm, and Gaussian power series

March 5th
Friday, 3pm 
Giovanni P. Galdi
(University of Pittsburgh) 
Mathematical Modelling of NonNewtonian Fluids with Applications.

March 19th
Friday, 3pm 
Greg Martin
(UBC) 
Prime number races

March 26th
Friday, 3pm 
Bruce Sutherland
(University of Alberta) 
Internal Wave Tunnelling

April 2nd
Friday, 3pm 
Ravi
Vakil
(Stanford University) 
A geometric LittlewoodRichardson rule

April 5th
Monday, 4:00pm 
Richard Kenyon
(Universite ParisSud) 
Asymptotic shapes of crystalline surfaces

April 27th
Tuesday, 3:00pm 
Ben Green
(UBC) 
Arithmetic progressions of prime numbers.

April 30th
Friday, 3:00pm Room Math 100 
Vitaly Bergelson
(Ohio State University) 
Ergodic Theory Along Polynomials and Ramsey Theory
