2012 Program

The CMD 2012 Program is a showcase of research in computational mathematics at SFU, UBC, and UVic.

Program Schedule

Date: Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 Location: IRMACS Centre, Simon Fraser University 

TimeEvent or Speaker
Title of Talk
9:00amRegistration and Welcome Coffee

9:30am Frank Ruskey (Victoria)

Venn diagrams and tatami tilings: vignettes from computational mathematics.


Ian Mitchell (UBC)

Formal Identification of DC Operating Points in Integrated Circuits and some Lessons in (Ir)Reproducible Research in Computational Math.

11:00amMorning Coffee and Poster Setup
11:15amPoster Session & Judging 
12:15pmBuffet Lunch
1:15pmMarni Mishna (SFU)Towards Generating Random Mammalian Genomes.
2:00pmLjiljana Trajkovic (SFU)

Spectral Analysis and Dynamical Behavior of Complex Networks

2:45pmAfternoon Coffee
3:00pmBenjamin Lundell (Washington)Influence in Social Networks.
3:45pmAward Ceremony
Awards for Putnam participants, Undergraduate Research Prize recipients, Operations Research Team Award, and Poster Prizes.
4:15pmPoster Presentations by Award Winners

4:30pmClosing Remarks