Tenth Annual IAM Retreat 2014

Annual Retreat
April 9, 2014 2:30 pm

Speaker:  Twenty two participants

Location:  Minnekhada Lodge, Minnekhada Regional Park

Intended Audience:  IAM members

The tenth IAM retreat is held at Minnekhada Lodge. Special thanks to Student Committe efforts in organizing this event. There are many participants and presenters covering a variety of topics in applied mathematics.

Retreat Schedule
Time Presenter Talk Title
07:30 Bus leaves UBC
08:00 Bus leaves Cambie & 41 Ave
08:20 Bus leaves Commercial Dr. & Broadway
09:30-10:25 Brian Wetton’s group
Michael Lindstrom
Iain Moyles
James Ferguson Models of surging Glaciers
Yi Sui Locomotion over a washboard
Leo Liu
10:25-10:30 Break
10:30-11:25 Michael Ward’s group
Will Thompson
Jiaxing Wang
Laurent Charette
Yifan Chang The Stability of Periodic Patterns of Spots for the Brusselator in 2-D
Eamon Kavanagh
11:25-11:30 Break
11:30-13:00 Dan Coombs’ group
Amirhossein Mafi Modeling dorsal closure during Drosophila embryogenesis
Reza Asad
Bernhard Konrad
Alejandra Herrera Drosophila FRAP data analysis
Josh Scurll Single Particle Tracking to Study Receptor Dynamics in B-cells
William Carlquist Modelling protein pattern formation
Stilianos Louca Microbial Ecology at the metagenome level
Haihan Lan A Biomechanical Model for Cell Polarization and Intercalation
Tenghu Wu A mechanical model for fluidization of cells under dynamic strain
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 Activities: groupphoto,hike,frisbeeetc.
16:00-17:00 IAM office discussion
17:00-17:30 Clean up and pack up
17:30 Bus leaves


 Our group outside Minnekhada Lodge

Our group outside Minnekhada Lodge