University COVID-19 update

The University of Waterloo is constantly updating our most Frequently Asked Questions.

Questions about buildings and services? Visit the list of Modified Services.

Please note: The University of Waterloo is closed for all events until further notice.

Spring 2021 convocation

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Convocation Spring 2021

Three Ph.D. and seven M.Math. C&O students will receive their degrees at the Spring 2021 convocation. This is the third time that the convocation ceremonies will be held on-line. Graduates, and their family and friends, will be invited to attend a Mathematics-faculty virtual event at 7:00 pm on June 18.

Congratulations to the students and their supervisors! 

Shima Bab Hadiashar (PhD)
Quantum compression and quantum learning via information theory
Supervisor: Ashwin Nayak

Marina Drygala (MMath)
Craniosynostosis surgery: A study of rearrangement
Supervisors: Ricardo Fukasawa and Jochen Koenemann

Zouhaier Ferchiou (MMath)
Relaxations of the maximum flow minimum cut property for ideal clutters
Supervisors: Bertrand Guenin and Levent Tuncel

Naomi Graham (MMath)
A blueprint for semidefinite relaxations of binary-constrained quadratic programs: Computing tight bounds on NP-hard problems using ADMM
Supervisor: Henry Wolkowicz

Joshua Gunter (MMath)
The complexity of some set-partitioning formulations for the capacitated vehicle routing problem with stochastic demands
Supervisor: Ricardo Fukasawa

Timothy Miller (MMath)
On combinatorics, integrability and puzzles
Supervisor: Kevin Purbhoo

Sina Rezazadeh Baghal (PhD)
Simple termination criteria for stochastic gradient descent algorithm
Supervisor: Steve Vavasis

Luis Ruiz-Lopez (PhD)
Smoothening functions and the homomorphism learning problem
Supervisor: David Jao

Alexander Stoll (MMath)
Tolls for atomic congestion games
Supervisor: Chaitanya Swamy

Lanlan Yu (MMath)
Comparing classical portfolio optimization and robust portfolio optimization on Black Swan events
Supervisor: Henry Wolkowicz

  1. 2021 (11)
    1. June (1)
    2. May (4)
    3. April (3)
    4. February (1)
    5. January (2)
  2. 2020 (20)
    1. November (2)
    2. October (5)
    3. September (3)
    4. August (1)
    5. July (2)
    6. June (5)
    7. April (2)
  3. 2019 (30)
    1. December (1)
    2. November (2)
    3. October (3)
    4. September (3)
    5. July (2)
    6. June (6)
    7. May (3)
    8. April (4)
    9. March (3)
    10. January (3)
  4. 2018 (21)
  5. 2017 (16)
  6. 2016 (22)
  7. 2015 (26)
  8. 2014 (25)
  9. 2013 (13)
  10. 2012 (12)
  11. 2011 (9)
  12. 2010 (5)
  13. 2009 (5)
  14. 2008 (2)
  15. 2007 (1)
  16. 2006 (4)
  17. 2005 (6)
  18. 2003 (1)
  19. 2002 (2)
  20. 2001 (2)