Seminars

Past Events

Canadian Mathematical Society Winter Meeting
Delta Chelsea Hotel, December 10-12, 2011, Toronto
Co-hosted by Ryerson University

Departmental Colloquium

These colloquia are free and open to all. The colloquia will take place once or twice a month on Thursdays at 12:10-1:00. Refreshments will be served.

Upcoming Seminars

Monday, April 11, 2016 at 12:10pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Dr. Jason Brown, Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
Dalhousie University
Title: Colourings, Polynomials and Roots

Recent Seminars

Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 12:10pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Dr. Peter Carr, New York University's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Title: Vol, Skew, and Smile Trading

Thursday, March 17, at 12:10pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Dr. Troy Day, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Queen's University
Title: Modeling the evolutionary biology of drug resistance

Friday, December 4, at 12:10pm, Location: ENG-210
Title: Automorphisms of Steiner triple systems

Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 1:10pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Dr. David Saunders, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Sciences, University of Waterloo
Title: An Optimal Stopping Problem Arising in Hedge Fund Investing

Monday, March 2, 2015, 1:10pm, ENG-210
Speaker: Raymond Spiteri, Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan
Secrets of Success for Numerical Methods in Heart Simulation

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Master's Seminar Series (AM 8000)

These seminars are free and open to all. With some exceptions, seminars will take place two to three times a month on Thursdays between 12:10-2:00.

Upcoming Seminars

TBA

Recent Seminars

Thursday, November 5, at 1-2pm, Location: ENG-210
1st talk by 1st talk by Dr. Garnet Ord at noon (sharp)
Title: Quantum Mechanics, Special Relativity and Applied Math
2nd talk by Dr. Alexey Rubtsov at 12:30pm
Title: Optimal Investment Strategies

Thursday, October 29, at 12pm-2pm, Location: ENG-210
1st talk by Dr. Dejan Delic at noon (sharp)
Title: Computational Complexity of Constraint Satisfaction Problems
2nd talk by Dr. Anthony Bonato at 12:30
Title: Modelling, mining, and searching networks
3rd talk by Dr. Sebastian Ferrando at 1pm
Title: Research Topics in Financial mathematics
4th talk by Dr. Boza Tasic at 1:30pm
Title: Universal Algebra and its applications

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Graphs at Ryerson (G@R) Seminars

Graphs @ Ryerson (G@R) is a group of researchers and students interested in pure and applied graph theory, and is housed in the Mathematics Department at Ryerson University. G@R runs a regular seminar series given by its members and visitors. Seminars usually take place in ENG210, on Thursdays at 1 pm.

Upcoming Seminars

Monday, April 25, 2016 at 11:00am, Location: ENG-210
Dejan Delic Ryerson University
Atomization of Constraint Satisfaction Problems and Partition Pebble Games

Recent Seminars

Monday, March 21, 2016 at 12:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Xavier Perez-Gimenez, Ryerson University
Perfect matchings and Hamilton cycles in the preferential attachment model

Monday, March 7, 2016 at 12:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Andrea Burgess, University of New Brunswick (Saint John Campus)
On the Hamilton-Waterloo problem with odd cycle lengths

Graphs at Ryerson
Speaker: Isaac Tamblyn, University of Ontario Institute of Technology
Mapping the equilibrium phase diagram of information flow through a complex network

Recent Seminars

Monday,February 8 , 2016 at 12:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Konstantinos Georgiou, Ryerson University
Fence Patrolling with Two-Speed Robots

Monday,February 1 , 2016 at 12:00pm, Location: VIC736
Speaker: Anthony Bonato, Ryerson University
Conjectures on Cops and Robbers Games 2.0

Monday, January 18, 2016 at 12:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Tommaso Traetta, Ryerson University
Cycle systems and parallel classes

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 3:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Perez-Gimenez, Ryerson University
The robot crawler process

Tuesday, November 24, at 3:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Peter Horak, University of Washington Tacoma
Tiling n-space by unit cubes

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Biomathematics and Fluids Seminars

The Biomathematics and Fluids Research Group at Ryerson runs a regular seminar series given by its visitors. The seminars are held in ENG 210, Thursdays at 2pm.

Upcoming Seminars



Recent Seminars

Monday, February 29th, 9:30 am, ENG 210, Location: ENG288
Speaker: Dr. Xi Huo, Ryerson University
Mathematical modelling with applications to controlling emerging
infectious diseases and measuring the success of interventions in
microbial stewardship

Thursday, February 25th, 9:30 am, ENG358
Speaker: Dr. Venkata Satya Kumar Manem, Princess Margaret Cancer Center
Mathematics: A Key to Probe Complex Biological Systems

Monday, February 22, 9:30 am, ENG162
Speaker: Dr. Kathleen Wilkie, Center of Cancer Systems Biology, Tufts University School of Medicine
Mathematically Modelling the Body's Response to Cancer

Thursday, February 11, 2016 2:15pm, Location: ENG288
Speaker: Dr. Robert Strehl, Ryerson University
Stochastic micro- and mesoscale simulations of biochemical reaction-diffusion systems

Thursday, January 28, 2016 10:30am, Location: VIC736
Speaker: Dr. Qiming Wang, York University
Problems in interfacial fluid mechanics and tissue mechanics

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Financial Mathematics Seminars

The Financial Mathematics Research Group at Ryerson runs a regular seminar series; group members, students and visitors will be presenting talks as advertised below.

Upcoming Seminars

Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 12:00pm-1:00pm, Location: ENG288
Speaker: Michael Hasler, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Dynamic Attention Behaviour Under Return Predictability

Recent Seminars

Thursday, January 21, 1-2pm, Location: VIC736
Speaker: Dr. Oleksandr Romanko, Research Analyst,
Risk Analytics - Business Analytics, IBM Canada
Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto
Scenario-Based Financial Value-at-Risk Optimization

Friday, November 27, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Nikolay Ryabkov, Principal, Quantitative Investment and
Alpha Research for OMERS Title: Challenges and Opportunities in Quantitative Investment

Monday, November 30, at 12am-1pm, Location: ENG-210
Speaker: Dr. Haomiao Yu, Economics Department, Ryerson University
Type-Symmetric Randomized Equilibrium

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