Departmental Seminars

Departmental Seminars are usually held on Friday afternoons from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. 


 

 

Fall 2018 / Winter 2019 Seminar Schedule

Date and time Speaker Title
Wed Dec 5, 3:30 - 5:00, HSH16

1. David Samuel
2. Leo Cromwell
3. Alice Lacaze-Masmonteil
4. Di Wang
5. Colin Vibert
6. Jeremy Locke

Graduate student seminar presentations
1. An introduction to the Haar Measure
2. Surreal Convergence
3. The Game of Ambush Cops and Robbers played on products of graphs
4. Approaches to white-tailed deer population estimation
5. Two sample size calculations for FDR-control in microarray data analysis
6. X-Band Marine Radar as a site monitoring tool in the Minas Passage
Fri Nov 23, 3:30 - 4:30, HSH 141 Alia Sajjad, Acadia University Exploring Students’ Attitudes Towards Calculus (pdf abstract)
Thu Nov 8, 3:30 - 4:30 HSH 141 Xingde Duan , Acadia University AARMS Collaborative Research Group Presentation: Tweedie mixed models for multivariate time series with application to sulphate deposition data
Fri Sep 14, 2:30 - 3:30, HSH 206 Neil Spencer, Carnegie Mellon University
Evaluating Random Match Probabilities in Accidental-based Forensic Footwear Analysis
Fri Sep 14, 3:30 - 4:30, HSH 206 Raelee Rath, Canada Revenue Agency Research and Analytics Careers at the Canada Revenue Agency

Fri Sep 28, 3:30 - 4:00, HSH 141

Donne D’Arnall Co-op showcase

 

 

Fall 2017 / Winter 2018 Seminar Schedule

Date and time Speaker Title
Friday April 13
3:30 - 4:30, HSH 141
Zhou Zhou
Estimation and inference for precision matrices of non-stationary time series

Thursday Apr 5
3:30 - 5:30
HSH 141

1. Alice Lacaze-Masmonteil
2. Leo Cromwell
3. Di Wang
4. Jeremy Locke
5. MacKenzie Carr

1. The game of Cops and Robber played with partial information
2. The Normal Forms of Surreal and Ordinal Numbers
3. Introduction to general sampling algorithms
4. Using radar to map turbulent features and surface velocity
5. The Game of Sandwich Cops and Robber

Wednesday Mar 28
4:00 - 5:00 HSH 147

Blake MacDonald,
Sun Life Financial

Best job in the world..... Actuary (really!)

Friday Feb 9
3:30pm, HSH 141

Zhigang Xu

On Virtual Tide Gauges

Friday Dec 1
3:00 - 4:00 HSH 141

1. Alice Lacaze-Masmonteil
2. Leo Cromwell
3. Jeremy Locke

Graduate Student Presentations
1. On the Ambush Copnumber of the Strong Products of Graphs
2. Surreal Numbers: A Path from the Empty Set to Infinity and Beyond
3. Surface flow assessment: drifter data analysis and the "Windsor Strip"

Friday Sep 15
3:30 - 4:00, HSH 141

1. Jeremy Locke
2. Claudia Watt
Co-op showcase
1. Oceanographic Co-op Research Assistant
2. Retail Mortgage Assistant