If you would like to give a talk, please contact us at sumc@ucalgary.ca. Please include your name, two preferred speaking dates, a title, an abstract, and `ABSTRACT’ in the subject line of your email. We will respond as soon as possible. We are currently scheduling talks from October 5th to the end of the Fall Semester.


Our seminar is currently being run online through Zoom and many of the talks will be posted online. 


Our Next Seminar


Monday, October 19, 4 - 5pm

Hosted on Zoom  





its new!

SUM-C is very proud to announce that we are now hosting a new undergraduate seminar for mathematics and statistics undergraduate students to showcase their research. If you wish to hear what your peers are currently researching join us. The seminar will feature two students speaking for 25 minutes or one student speaking for 50 minutes. 

Past Winter + S/S 2020 Seminars


March 30 - Justin Desrochers. "Breaking Symmetry of Graphs - With Colour" 

April 6 - Sarah Hatcher. "Computational Reverse Mathematics: The Big Five, Computability Theory, and You!" 

June 1 - Justin Desrochers. "Sheaves and Presheaves Made Simple-ish" 

June 8 - Alexandra Mossman. "Application of the Minimum Profile Hellinger Distance Estimation to Leukemia Gene Selection" [Video]

June 15 - George Smith, "An Introduction to Chaos: Smale’s (Chaotic) Horseshoe" [Video]

June 22 - Riley Baker. "The Language-Syntax Adjunction, or Why Monads Are Just Monoids In the Category of Endofunctors"   [Video]

June 29: Indigenous Mathematics Viewing & Discussion - "What is Indigenous Mathematics?"

July 6: George Smith, "An Introduction to Chaos: Smale’s (Chaotic) Horseshoe - Part 2"

gallery/j.desrochers - oct5

Fall 2020


September 21 - Kaitlin Adams. "Multi-Scale Habitat Selection Modelling and Scale Optimization"

October 5 - Justin DesRochers. "Commuting Differnetial Operators"

gallery/k.adams - sept 21
gallery/k.adams - sept 21