What is it?

The PIMS-SFU undergraduate summer school on multiple zeta values: combinatorics, number theory and quantum field theory is an intensive one month program for Canadian and international students. The core of the program is a course which provides an elementary introduction to multiple zeta values and their applications. There will also be exploration sessions for students to investigate these ideas through exercises and research problems. Application Information.

Academic Credit

The course can be taken for credit at SFU. Students from other universities may be able to obtain transfer credit. Taking the course for credit is not a requirement to participate fully in the program.


Accepted external students will receive housing and possibly travel assistance.