CMS/SMC
CanaDAM 2011
University of Victoria, May 31 - June 3, 2011 www.cms.math.ca//2011
Program        

Schedule - Plenary Talks

Please note that schedules are subject to change without notice, particularly changes within a given session.

Org: Program Committee (CanaDAM 2011)
 
Tuesday May 31
8:50 - 9:40 Chandra Chekuri (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Submodular set function maximization via the multilinear relaxation and dependent randomized rounding, MacLaurin A144
14:00 - 14:50 Alice Silverberg (University of California at Irvine), Counting points on elliptic curves, from Gauss to the present, MacLaurin A144
 
Wednesday June 1
8:50 - 9:40 Allan Borodin (University of Toronto), When is it good to be greedy (in algorithm design), MacLaurin A144
14:00 - 14:50 Anne Bergeron (UQAM), The combinatorial beauty of genome evolution, MacLaurin A144
 
Thursday June 2
8:50 - 9:40 Stephan Thomasse (Université Montpellier 2), Applications of VC-dimension for Graphs and Hypergraphs, MacLaurin A144
14:00 - 14:50 Jeff Kahn (Rutgers University), Thresholds and expectation thresholds, MacLaurin A144
 
Friday June 3
8:50 - 9:40 Sara Billey (University of Washington), An introduction to $k$-Schur functions and QSYM, MacLaurin A144
14:00 - 14:50 Jacob Fox (MIT), Intersection Graphs, Drawings, Posets, and Separators, MacLaurin A144

Event Sponsors

Centre de recherches mathématiques Fields Institute MITACS Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences Canadian Mathematical Society University of Victoria