2019 CMS Summer Meeting

Regina, June 7 - 10, 2019

All scientific sessions will take place at the University of Regina.

- Assessment in Mathematics
- Categorical Approaches to Topology and Geometry
- Contributed Papers
- Equivariant Methods in Differential and Algebraic Geometry
- Finite and Infinite Dimensional Structures in Non-Commutative Analysis
- Finite Geometry
- Functional and Complex Analysis
- High-Dimensional Problems in Finance and Quantitative Research
- Indigenization and Reconciliation in Mathematics
- Mathematical Techniques for Analysing Quantum Structures and Materials
- Matrix Theory and its Applications
- Probabilistic Methods in Geometric Functional Analysis and Convexity
- Randomness and Limited Information in Graph Searching Problems
- Recent Advances in Probability and Stochastics
- Representation Theory of Groups Defined Over Local Fields
- STUDC Research Session
- The Mathematics behind Quantum Information Science
- Topology

Assessment in Mathematics | |

Org: Shannon Ezzat (Winnipeg) and Rebecca McKay (UNB) | |

Sunday June 9 (ED 623, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Darja Barr (University of Manitoba), Taking Math Students from 'Blah' to 'Aha': How Can Assessment Help? |

8:30 - 9:00 | Rebecca Milley (Grenfell Campus, Memorial University), Reading, Writing, Arithmetic: Assessment Strategies for Readings and Written Work in Mathematics |

9:00 - 9:30 | Lauren DeDieu (University of Calgary), Using Assessments to Boost Motivation in a Second-Year Linear Algebra Class |

9:30 - 10:00 | Christopher Eagle (University of Victoria), In-class formative assessment in proof-heavy courses |

10:00 - 10:30 | Rebecca McKay (University of New Brunswick, Saint John), Active Assessment |

16:00 - 16:30 | Discussion Session |

16:30 - 17:00 | Danny Dyer (Memorial University of Newfoundland) |

17:00 - 17:30 | Patrick Reynolds (University of New Brunswick), Assessing and Grading with Crowdmark |

17:30 - 18:00 | Marie Langlois (Cornell University), Using Free Online Software to Efficiently Assess Students |

Categorical Approaches to Topology and Geometry | |

Org: Marzieh Bayeh (Dalhousie), Darien DeWolf (St Francis Xavier) and Dorette Pronk (Dalhousie) | |

Saturday June 8 | |

16:30 - 17:00 | Jonathan Scott (Cleveland State University), Wasserstein distance for generalized persistence modules and abelian categories, ED 314, Education Building |

17:30 - 18:00 | Seth Wolbert (University of Manitoba), Fibrations as presentations of actions on stacks, ED 314, Education Building |

Sunday June 9 | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Robin Cockett (University of Calgary), Hyperconnections, ED 314, Education Building |

8:30 - 9:00 | Chris Kapulkin (Western University), Cubical models of higher category theory, ED 314, Education Building |

9:00 - 9:30 | Zach Lindsey (Western University), Cubical models of higher category theory, ED 314, Education Building |

9:30 - 10:00 | Hellen Colman (Wilbur Wright College), Equivariant motion planning, ED 314, Education Building |

10:00 - 10:30 | Rory Lucyshyn-Wright (Brandon University), Functional distribution monads and $\tau$-additive measures |

16:00 - 16:30 | Laura Scull (Fort Lewis College), Defining Bicategories of Fractions with Small Hom Sets, ED 314, Education Building |

16:30 - 17:00 | Dorette Pronk (Dalhousie University), Nice properties of the bicategory of orbigroupoids, ED 314, Education Building |

17:00 - 17:30 | Jordan Watts (Central Michigan University), Bredon Cohomology for Transitive Groupoids, ED 314, Education Building |

17:30 - 18:00 | Joel Villatoro (KU Leuven), Geometric structures on differentiable stacks, ED 314, Education Building |

Monday June 10 | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Kristine Bauer (University of Calgary), The Kleisli category of a pseudomonad for chain complexes, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

8:30 - 9:00 | JS Lemay (Oxford University), The Poincaré Lemma for Codifferential Categories with Antiderivatives, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

9:00 - 9:30 | Ben McAdam (University of Calgary), Involution Algebroids, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

9:30 - 10:00 | Geoff Cruttwell (Mount Allison University), Curvature and torsion without negatives, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

10:00 - 10:30 | Marzieh Bayeh (Dalhousie University), Orbit Category and The Category of Orbit Classes, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

14:45 - 15:15 | Darien Dewolf (St. Francis Xavier University), The equivalence of ordered groupoids and left cancellative categories using double categories, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

15:15 - 15:45 | Curran McConnell (Dalhousie University), Combinatorics of spaces of trees: an application of topology to phylogenetics, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

15:45 - 16:15 | Michael Lambert (Dalhousie University), A Site for Continuous 2-Group Actions, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

16:15 - 16:45 | Jonathan Gallagher (Dalhousie University), Etale Subobject classifiers in SDG and tangent categories, CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology |

Contributed Papers | |

Org: Allen Herman (Regina), Alexander Litvak (Alberta) and Karen Meagher (Regina) | |

Sunday June 9 (CK 185, Centre for Kinesiology) | |

16:00 - 16:30 | A. Sarobidy Razafimahatratra (University of Regina), Erdős–Ko–Rado Theorem for permutation groups |

16:30 - 17:00 | Zhenyuan Zhang (University of Waterloo), On discrete-time self-similar processes with stationary increments |

17:00 - 17:30 | Hossein Pourali (Brandon University), ALGEBRAIC AND GRAPH THEORETIC ASPECTS IN LATTICES AND POSETS |

17:30 - 18:00 | Saleh Mustafa (University of Regina), Higher Rank Numerical Ranges for Certain Non-normal Matrices |

Equivariant Methods in Differential and Algebraic Geometry | |

Org: Lisa Jeffrey (Toronto), Liviu Mare (Regina) and Leonardo Mihalcea (Virginia Tech) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 106.1, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Anders Buch (Rutgers University), Positivity of minuscule quantum K-theory |

8:50 - 9:20 | Jenna Rajchgot (University of Saskatchewan), Grobner bases for certain type C Kazhdan-Lusztig ideals |

9:40 - 10:10 | Matthias Franz (University of Western Ontario), The number of connected orbit types in a $G$-manifold |

16:00 - 16:30 | Alejandro Adem (University of British Columbia), Twisted equivariant K-theory of compact Lie group actions with maximal rank isotropy |

16:40 - 17:10 | Chi-Kwong Fok (University of Auckland), Twisted K-theory and extended Verlinde algebra |

17:20 - 17:50 | Jeffrey Carlson (University of Toronto), The equivariant K-theory of a cohomogeneity-one action |

Sunday June 9 (ED 106.1, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Steven Rayan (University of Saskatchewan), Linearizations of character varieties of curves: geometry and mirror symmetry |

8:50 - 9:20 | Evan Sundbo (University of Saskatchewan), The Geometry of Twisted Cyclic Quiver Varieties |

9:40 - 10:10 | Jordan Watts (Central Michigan University), Classifying Spaces for Diffeological Groups |

16:00 - 16:30 | Kirill Zanoulline (University of Ottawa), Localized Landweber-Novikov operations on generalized cohomology |

16:40 - 17:10 | Changlong Zhong (SUNY Albany), On the K-theoretic stable bases |

17:20 - 17:50 | Tom Baird (Memorial University of Newfoundland), E-polynomials of character varieties associated to a real curve |

Monday June 10 (ED 106.1, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Derek Krepski (University of Manitoba), An analogue of Kostant’s formula for Lie group-valued moment maps |

8:50 - 9:20 | Yiannis Loizides (Penn State University), Quasi-polynomials, asymptotics and [Q,R]=0 |

9:40 - 10:10 | Mark Hamilton (Mount Allison University), Integral integral affine geometry, quantization, and Riemann-Roch. |

14:45 - 15:15 | Jeremy Lane (University of Geneva), Volume exhausting, $T$-equivariant symplectic embeddings of toric manifolds into regular coadjoint orbits |

15:25 - 15:55 | Peter Crooks (Northeastern University), Kostant-Toda lattices and invariant theory |

16:05 - 16:35 | Rebecca Goldin (George Mason University), Schubert Calculus, Schubert Operators, and Positivity |

Finite and Infinite Dimensional Structures in Non-Commutative Analysis | |

Org: Martin Argerami and Remus Floricel (Regina) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 191, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Dilian Yang (University of Windsor), KMS states of self-similar k-graph C*-algebras |

8:30 - 9:00 | Matthias Neufang (Carleton University), Solution to several problems regarding tensor products and crossed products of $C^*$- and von Neumann algebras |

9:00 - 9:30 | Marcelo Laca (University of Victoria), Reconstructing directed graphs |

9:30 - 10:00 | Jason Crann (Carleton University), An equivariant weak expectation property and amenable actions |

10:00 - 10:30 | Paul Skoufranis (York University), Majorization, Convexity, and Expectations |

16:00 - 16:30 | Nico Spronk (University of Waterloo), Fixed points of contractive measures acting by convolution |

16:30 - 17:00 | Masoud Khalkhali (Western University), Von Neumann information entropy, second quantization, and spectral action |

17:00 - 17:30 | Volker Runde (University of Alberta), Amenability of the Fourier algebra in the completely bounded multiplier norm |

17:30 - 18:00 | Daniel Drimbe (University of Regina), Prime II$_1$ factors arising from actions of product groups |

Sunday June 9 (ED 191, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Vern Paulsen (University of Waterloo), Preservation of the joint essential matricial range |

8:30 - 9:00 | Heath Emerson (University of Victoria), Transversals and Connes' duality for the irrational rotation algebra |

9:00 - 9:30 | Francesco Fidaleo (University of Rome Tor Vergata), Uniquely Ergodic $C^*$-Dynamical Systems for the noncommutative 2-torus |

9:30 - 10:00 | Raphael Clouatre (University of Manitoba), Residual finite-dimensionality for general operator algebras |

10:00 - 10:30 | Berndt Brenken (University of Calgary), Partial isometries implementing cpc C*- dynamical systems |

16:00 - 16:30 | Jiun-Chau Wang (University of Saskatchewan), Probability measures in bi-free probability |

16:30 - 17:00 | Cristian Ivanescu (MacEwan University), Pedersen ideals of tensor products of nonunital C*-algebras |

17:00 - 17:30 | Edward Timko (University of Manitoba), The Spectrum of Constrained Model $d$-tuples |

17:30 - 18:00 | Anamaria Savu (University of Alberta), Conservative Restricted Solid-on-Solid Model |

Finite Geometry | |

Org: Tim Alderson (UNB) and Brett Stevens (Carleton) | |

Saturday June 8 (CK 185, Centre for Kinesiology) | |

9:00 - 9:30 | Tim Alderson (University of New Brunswick Saint John), $t$-Extensions of Linear Codes |

9:30 - 10:00 | James McQuillan (Western Illinois University), Desargues configurations with self-conjugate points |

10:00 - 10:30 | Aiden Bruen (Carleton University), An extension of Desargues Theorem |

16:00 - 16:30 | Brett Stevens (Carleton University), Affine planes with ovals for blocks |

16:30 - 17:00 | John Sheekey (University College Dublin), Finite Geometry and Rank-Metric Codes |

17:30 - 18:00 | David Wehlau (Royal Military College of Canada), Planes, Division Sequences and ZZ-topes |

Functional and Complex Analysis | |

Org: Douglas Farenick (Regina) and Javad Mashreghi (Laval) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 315, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Damir Kinzebulatov (Université Laval), A new look at the KLMN theorem |

8:30 - 9:00 | Mohammad Shirazi (University of Manitoba), Grunsky and Faber Operators for Riemann Surfaces with One Border |

9:00 - 9:30 | Christopher Ramsey (Grant MacEwan University), What is and is not a Tensor algebra |

9:30 - 10:00 | Ryan Tessier (University of Regina), Purity of the Identity Map on the Operator System generated by the Free Group |

10:00 - 10:30 | Raphael Clouatre (University of Manitoba), Uniform quotients and $\mathrm{C}^*$-envelopes on the Drury-Arveson space |

16:00 - 16:30 | Abdel Rahman (University of Regina), Homogeneous Levi Foliations |

16:30 - 17:00 | Ed Timko (University of Manitoba), Row Contractions Constrained by Higher Order Vanishing Ideals. |

17:00 - 17:30 | Bruce Gilligan (University of Regina), Pseudoconvex homogeneous manifolds |

17:30 - 18:00 | Richard Fournier (Dawson College), A Schwarz lemma for locally univalent meromorphic functions |

18:00 - 18:30 | Javad Mashreghi (Université Laval), Approximation schemes in function spaces |

High-Dimensional Problems in Finance and Quantitative Research | |

Org: Taehan Bae and Andrei Volodin (Regina) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 438, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Alexander Melnikov (University of Alberta), On Option Pricing Methods in Modern Mathematical finance |

8:30 - 9:00 | Xuemiao Hao (University of Manitoba), Sharp Tail Estimate for Aggregate Critical Illness Claims in a Large Population |

9:00 - 9:30 | Yangho Choi (Hanyang University), Macroscopic Modeling of Data Breach Risk with Spatial and Temporal Autocorrelation |

9:30 - 10:00 | Shanoja Naik (Registered Nurses Association of Ontario), On Wishart Process and Sovereign Credit Risk Modelling |

10:00 - 10:30 | Naeima Ashleik (University of Saskatchewan), Learning for Contingency Tables and Survival Data Using Imprecise Probabilities |

16:00 - 16:30 | Syed Ejaz Ahmed (Brock University), Implicit Bias in Big Data Analytics |

16:30 - 17:00 | Shakhawat Hossain (University of Winnipeg), Estimation strategy of multilevel model for ordinal longitudinal data |

17:00 - 17:30 | Thuntida Ngamkham (University of Calgary), Confidence intervals for a ratio of binomial proportions |

17:30 - 18:00 | Salma Saad (University of Regina), Asymptotic Analysis of Method of Moments Estimators of Parameters p and m for the Binomial Distribution |

Indigenization and Reconciliation in Mathematics | |

Org: Douglas Farenick (Regina) and Keith Taylor (Dalhousie) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 558, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Keith Taylor (Dalhousie University), What can the CMS do about reconciliation? |

8:30 - 9:00 | Brian Forrest (University of Waterloo), Expanding Mathematics Educational Opportunites for Indigenous Teachers |

9:00 - 9:30 | Veselin Jungic (Simon Fraser University), Changing Lives or Scratching the Surface: Five Years of the SFU Academic Summer Camp for Aboriginal Students |

9:30 - 10:00 | Darja Barr (University of Manitoba), The Impact of Working Together |

10:00 - 10:30 | Melania Alvarez (University of British Columbia), Engaging Indigenous communities through math outreach |

16:00 - 16:30 | Edward Doolittle (First Nations University of Canada) |

16:30 - 17:00 | Kathy Nolan (University of Regina), A Reframing of Mathematics through Critical and Culturally Responsive Pedagogies |

17:00 - 17:30 | Gale Russell (University of Regina), Truth before Reconciliation in Mathematics and Mathematics Education: An Invitation to Action |

17:30 - 18:00 | Open Discussion |

Sunday June 9 (ED 558, Education Building) | |

8:30 - 9:00 | Arzu Sardarli (First Nations University of Canada), Use of Indigenous elements in teaching introductory Statistics courses |

9:00 - 9:30 | Doug Farenick (University of Regina), Acts of Reconciliation -- A Scientist's Experience |

9:30 - 10:00 | Open Discussion |

10:00 - 10:30 | Open Discussion |

Mathematical Techniques for Analysing Quantum Structures and Materials | |

Org: Steven Rayan and Artur Sowa (Saskatchewan) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 106.2, Education building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Alex Zagoskin (Loughborough University), Towards the qualitative theory of large quantum coherent structures |

8:30 - 9:00 | Cihan Okay (University of British Columbia), Topology of quantum contextuality |

9:00 - 9:30 | Joseph Maciejko (University of Alberta), Strongly interacting topological phases of matter |

9:30 - 10:00 | Robert Green (University of Saskatchewan), Numerical Many Body Models for Synchrotron Spectroscopy of Quantum Materials |

10:00 - 10:30 | Ray Spiteri (University of Saskatchewan), Quantum control for high-fidelity multi-qubit gates |

16:00 - 16:30 | Neil J. Ross (Dalhousie University), Number-Theoretic Methods in Quantum Compiling |

16:30 - 17:00 | Gilad Gour (University of Calgary), Mathematical structures and features of quantum resource theories |

17:00 - 17:30 | Artur Sowa (University of Saskatchewan), Qubits, wavelets, fractals, bands |

Matrix Theory and its Applications | |

Org: Shaun Fallat (Regina) and Shahla Naserasr (Brandon) | |

Sunday June 9 (ED 106.2, Education building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Murray R. Bremner (University of Saskatchewan), Computing a short basis for the nullspace of a modular matrix |

8:30 - 9:00 | Pietro Paparella (University of Washington Bothell), Matricial Proofs of Some Classical Results about Critical Point Location |

9:00 - 9:30 | Keivan Monfared (University of Victoria), An Analog of Matrix Tree Theorem for Signless Laplacians |

9:30 - 10:00 | Colin Garnett (Black Hills State University), Non-sparse Companion Matrices |

10:00 - 10:30 | Xiaohong Zhang (University of Manitoba), Perfect state transfer on weighted paths |

16:00 - 16:30 | Lon Mitchell (University of South Florida St. Petersburg), Optimal Colin de Verdière Matrices for Complete Multipartite Graphs |

16:30 - 17:00 | Sivaram K. Narayan (Central Michigan University), Graph Complement Conjecture for Classes of Shadow Graphs |

17:00 - 17:30 | Harmony Zhan (Université de Montréal), Quantum state transfer in the algebra of the Johnson scheme |

17:30 - 18:00 | Kerry Tarrant (University of Iowa), The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Minimally Cop Win and Maximally Robber Win Graphs |

Monday June 10 (ED 106.2, Education building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Robert Bailey (Memorial University of Newfoundland - Grenfell Campus), Orthogonal matrices with zero diagonal |

8:30 - 9:00 | Chun-Hua Guo (University of Regina), Explicit convergence region of Newton's method for the matrix $p$th root |

9:00 - 9:30 | Rajesh Pereira (University of Guelph), The real joint numerical range and the real higher rank numerical range |

9:30 - 10:00 | Samuel Cole (University of Manitoba), Spectral recovery of stochastic block models on graphs and hypergraphs |

10:00 - 10:30 | Mahsa Nasrollahi Shirazi (University of Regina), Erdős-Ko-Rado theorem for t-intersecting families of perfect matchings |

14:45 - 15:15 | Gurmail Singh (University of Regina), Encoding the vertices of a hyper cube |

15:15 - 15:45 | Eugene Bilokopytov (University of Manitoba), From Principal Minor Assignment problem for matrices to characterization of the isometries on Hilbert Spaces |

15:45 - 16:15 | Robert Craigen (University of Manitoba) |

16:15 - 16:45 | Nathan Krislock (Northern Illinois University) |

Probabilistic Methods in Geometric Functional Analysis and Convexity | |

Org: Grigoris Paouris (Texas A&M), Alina Stancu (Concordia), Beatrice-Helen Vritsiou (Alberta) and Vlad Yaskin (Edmonton) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 193, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Elisabeth Werner (Case Western Reserve University), Entropy inequalities for log concave functions |

8:30 - 9:00 | Galyna Livshyts (Georgia Institute of Technology), Smallest singular value of inhomogeneous random square matrices via double counting and random rounding |

9:00 - 9:30 | Konstantin Tikhomirov (Georgia Institute of Technology), Small ball probability for the condition number of random matrices |

9:30 - 10:00 | Arnaud Marsiglietti (University of Florida), Hyperplane conjecture and central limit theorem |

10:00 - 10:30 | Piotr Nayar (University of Warsaw), The log-concave moment problem |

16:00 - 16:30 | Mokshay Madiman (University of Delaware), Sharp moment-entropy inequalities for log-concave distributions |

16:30 - 17:00 | Yair Shenfeld (Princeton University), Extremals in Minkowski's quadratic inequality |

17:00 - 17:30 | Kateryna Tatarko (University of Alberta), On the solution to the reverse isoperimetric problem |

17:30 - 18:00 | Susanna Dann (Universidad de los Andes), Affine isoperimetric inequalities on flag manifolds. |

Sunday June 9 (ED 193, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Jie Xiao (Memorial University of Newfoundland), Gaussian BV Capacity |

8:30 - 9:00 | Deping Ye (Memorial University of Newfoundland), The polar Orlicz-Minkowski problem |

9:00 - 9:30 | Qingzhong Huang (Memorial University of Newfoundland), The $L_p$ John ellipsoid for Sobolev functions |

9:30 - 10:00 | Sudan Xing (Memorial University of Newfoundland), The general dual-polar Orlicz-Minkowski problem |

10:00 - 10:30 | Victor Glasgo (Case Western Reserve University), Gravitational illumination bodies (Preliminary report) |

16:00 - 16:30 | Alexander Litvak (University of Alberta), On the volume ratio between convex bodies |

16:30 - 17:00 | Paata Ivanisvili (University of California, Irvine), Weissler's conjecture on the Hamming cube |

17:00 - 17:30 | Sergii Myroshnychenko (University of Alberta) |

17:30 - 18:00 | Boaz Slomka (Weizmann Institute of Science), On Hadwiger's covering problem |

Randomness and Limited Information in Graph Searching Problems | |

Org: Danny Dyer (Memorial) and Ryan Tifenbach (Mount Allison) | |

Saturday June 8 (CK 187, Centre for Kinesiology) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Anthony Bonato (Ryerson), Limited information Cops and Robbers games |

8:30 - 9:00 | Andrea Burgess (University of New Brunswick St. John), Cops that surround a robber |

9:00 - 9:30 | Ryan Hayward (University of Alberta), Searching for Winning Strategies in Hex |

9:30 - 10:00 | Shahin Kamali (University of Manitoba), On the complexity of burning and broadcasting problems |

10:00 - 10:30 | David Pike (Memorial University of Newfoundland), The Firebreak Problem |

Recent Advances in Probability and Stochastics | |

Org: Michael Kozdron (University of Regina) and Gregory Lawler (University of Chicago) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 623, Education Building) | |

9:00 - 9:30 | Christian Benes (Brooklyn College), Rates of Convergence for the Simple Random Walk Green's Function |

9:30 - 10:00 | Larissa Richards (University of Toronto), The polynomial rate of convergence of critical interfaces. |

10:00 - 10:30 | Arno Berger (University of Alberta), Best Kantorovich and Levy approximations on the real line |

16:00 - 16:30 | Yinon Spinka (University of British Columbia), A short proof of the discontinuity of phase transition in the planar random-cluster model with $q>4$ |

16:30 - 17:00 | Kasun Fernando Akurugodage (University of Toronto), Higher order asymptotics for Large Deviations |

17:00 - 17:30 | Sarai Hernandez Torres (University of British Columbia), Scaling limits of uniform spanning trees in three dimensions |

Representation Theory of Groups Defined Over Local Fields | |

Org: Monica Nevins (Ottawa) and Jerrod Smith (Calgary) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 312, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Paul Mezo (Carleton University), Equivalent definitions of Arthur-packets for real classical groups |

8:30 - 9:00 | Nicolas Arancibia (Carleton University), $A$(rthur)-Packets of Cohomological Representations |

9:00 - 9:30 | Ed Belk (University of British Columbia), The Local Trace Formula as a Motivic Identity |

9:30 - 10:00 | Daniel Le (University of Toronto), mod $p$ representations of $p$-adic $\mathrm{GL}_2$ |

10:00 - 10:30 | Boaz Elazar (University of British Columbia), Schwartz Functions And Tempered Distributions On Singular Quasi-Nash Varieties |

16:00 - 16:30 | Adele Bourgeois (University of Ottawa), On the Multiplicities in the Restriction of a Supercuspidal Representation |

16:30 - 17:00 | David Roe (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), A database of p-adic tori |

17:00 - 17:30 | Nicole Kitt (University of Calgary), An ABV-packet for a General Linear Group with Two Representations |

17:30 - 18:00 | Loren Spice (Texas Christian University), New developments in the construction of tame, supercuspidal representations |

Sunday June 9 (ED 312, Education Building) | |

8:30 - 9:00 | Qing Zhang (University of Calgary), local converse theorems for unitary groups |

9:00 - 9:30 | Joshua Lansky (American University), Explicit liftings of conjugacy classes in finite reductive groups |

9:30 - 10:00 | Wan-Yu Tsai (University of Ottawa), The orbit philosophy for Spin groups |

10:00 - 10:30 | Hadi Salmasian (University of Ottawa), The minimal faithful dimension of finite p-groups: an application of the orbit method to the essential dimension |

STUDC Research Session | |

Sunday June 9 (CK 185, Centre for Kinesiology) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Curran McConnell (Dalhousie University), Combinatorics of spaces of trees: an application of topology to phylogenetics |

8:30 - 9:00 | Asmita Sodhi (Dalhousie University), Integer-valued polynomials and a game called $p$-ordering |

9:00 - 9:30 | Nicole Kitt (University of Calgary), How to calculate perverse sheaves on quiver representation varieties of type A |

9:30 - 10:00 | Anne Dranowski (Univeristy of Toronto), MV cycles from generalized orbital varieties |

10:00 - 10:30 | Peter Bradshaw (Simon Fraser University), Cops and robbers on Cayley graphs |

The Mathematics behind Quantum Information Science | |

Org: Nathaniel Johnston (Mount Allison) and Sarah Plosker (Brandon) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 230, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Vern Paulsen (University of Waterloo), Constant Gap for Self-embezzlement |

8:30 - 9:00 | Mizanur Rahaman (University of Waterloo), A new bound on quantum Wielandt inequality |

9:00 - 9:30 | Nathaniel Johnston (Mount Allison University), Pairwise Completely Positive Matrices and Quantum Entanglement |

9:30 - 10:00 | Sarah Plosker (Brandon University), The robustness of $k$-coherence |

10:00 - 10:30 | Eric Chitambar (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), Playing Mermin’s Game with Nonlocal Resources |

16:00 - 16:30 | Rupert Levene (University College Dublin), Schur multipliers and mixed unitary maps |

16:30 - 17:00 | Jeremy Levick (University of Cape Town), Factorizable Quantum Channels and Linear Matrix Inequalities |

17:00 - 17:30 | Rajesh Pereira (University of Guelph), Quasiorthogonal algebras |

17:30 - 18:00 | Sabine Burgdorf (University of Konstanz), Quantum correlations and optimization |

Sunday June 9 (ED 230, Education Building) | |

8:30 - 9:00 | Gilad Gour (University of Calgary), Theories of Dynamical Quantum Resources |

9:00 - 9:30 | Carlo Maria Scandolo (University of Calgary), Necessary and Sufficient Conditions on Measurements of Quantum Channels |

9:30 - 10:00 | Jason Crann (Carleton University), State convertibility in the von Neumann algebra framework. |

10:00 - 10:30 | Comfort Mintah (University of Guelph), Operator algebras and quantum one-way LOCC state distinguishability |

16:00 - 16:30 | Neil J. Ross (Dalhousie University), A Characterization of Integral, Real, and Gaussian Clifford+T Operators |

16:30 - 17:00 | Sam Harris (University of Waterloo), Separating the matrix-valued bipartite correlation sets |

17:00 - 17:30 | Jamie Sikora (Perimeter Institute), Shadow Probabilities |

17:30 - 18:00 | Satish Pandey (Technion) |

Topology | |

Org: Martin Frankland, Donald Stanley and Paul Arnaud Songhafouo Tsopméné (Regina) | |

Saturday June 8 (ED 318, Education Building) | |

8:00 - 8:30 | Robin Koytcheff (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), The Taylor tower for the space of knots and finite-type knot invariants |

8:30 - 9:00 | Robin Koytcheff (University of Louisiana at Lafayette), Operadic decompositions of spaces of string links |

9:00 - 9:30 | Laura Scull (Fort Lewis College), Transitive Groupoids with Interesting Topological Properties |

9:30 - 10:00 | Jeffrey Carlson (University of Toronto), Local integration in equivariant cobordism theory |

10:00 - 10:30 | Rachel Hardeman (University of Calgary), An Introduction to A-Homotopy Theory: A Discrete Homotopy Theory for Graphs |

16:00 - 16:30 | Ben Williams (University of British Columbia), $\mathbb{A}^1$-homotopy and a conjecture of Suslin |

16:30 - 17:00 | Steven Rayan (University of Saskatchewan), The quiver at the bottom of the twisted nilpotent cone on $\mathbb P^1$ |

17:00 - 17:30 | Cihan Okay (University of British Columbia), Mod-$\ell$ homotopy type of the classifying space for commutativity |

17:30 - 18:00 | Anthony Bahri (Rider University), Polyhedral products and their applications |

Sunday June 9 (ED 318, Education Building) | |

8:30 - 9:00 | Tyrone Ghaswala (University of Manitoba), Promoting circle actions to actions on the real line |

9:00 - 9:30 | Patrick Naylor (University of Waterloo), Trisections and twists of 4-manifolds |

9:30 - 10:00 | Kate Poirier (New York City College of Technology), Directed planar trees, V-infinity algebras, and string topology |

10:00 - 10:30 | Krishanu Sankar (University of British Columbia), Mod 2 cohomology and the braid group |