Simon Fraser University, Vancouver

Monday 27th May 2019

Register as part of your registration for CanaDAM 2019 (faculty $15, postdocs and students $5).

8:15 – 8:55 | registration | |

8:55 – 9:00 | Richard Brualdi | opening |

9:00 – 9:45 | Francisco Santos | Classification of lattice polytopes (introduced by Marc Noy) |

9:50 – 10:35 | Bruce Sagan | The protean chromatic polynomial (introduced by Qing Xiang) |

10:40 – 11:05 | coffee break | |

11:10 – 11:55 | Maya Stein | Trees in graphs with large degrees (introduced by Zdeněk Dvořák) |

12:00 – 13:40 | lunch | |

13:40 – 14:25 | Neil Calkin, Fan Chung, André Kündgen, Brendan McKay | Panel discussion on the history of E-JC |

14:30 – 15:15 | David Wood | Defective and clustered graph colouring (introduced by David Conlon) |

15:20 – 15:50 | coffee break | |

15:50 – 16:35 | Catherine Greenhill | Two threshold problems for random graphs and
hypergraphs (introduced by Rod Canfield) |

16:40 – 17:25 | Miklós Bóna | Most principal permutation classes have nonrational generating functions (introduced by Greta Panova) |

17:30 – 18:30 | David Wood | General discussion on open access journals |

morning session (Chair: André Kündgen) | ||

Ian Wanless | Generalised transversals of Latin squares | |

Matthias Beck | Classification of combinatorial polynomials (in particular, Ehrhart polynomials of zonotopes) | |

Ronald Graham | A few of my favorite combinatorial problems | |

Catherine Yan | Vector parking functions with periodic boundaries and rational parking functions | |

afternoon session (Chair: Michael Giudici) | ||

Bojan Mohar | Crossing-critical graphs | |

Fan Chung | Problems in spectral graph theory | |

Zdeněk Dvořák | On triangle-free planar graphs | |

József Solymosi | Rigidity of planar arrangements |

Organisers: Richard A. Brualdi, Bojan Mohar, Bruce Sagan, Maya Stein, David Wood

E-JC gratefully acknowledges the support of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) and Simon Fraser University (SFU)