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1995 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Boston, MA, October 7-8, 1995
Meeting #903

Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu

Special Session on Ergodic Theory

  • Saturday October 7, 1995, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Ergodic Theory, I

    Room 433, Student Center
    Organizers:
    Stanley J. Eigen, Northeastern University
    Vidhu S. Prasad, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Dynamics of Markov groups.
      Bruce P. Kitchens*, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
      (903-28-163)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Topological conjugacy of endomorphisms of the $2$-torus.
      Roy L. Adler*, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
      Charles Tresser, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
      Patrick A. Worfolk, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
      (903-28-62)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Characterizing mildly mixing actions using ratio sets and orbit equivalence.
      Jane M. Hawkins*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
      Cesar E. Silva, Williams College
      (903-28-60)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Loosely Bernoulli in $Z^d$.
      Aimee S. A. Johnson*, Swarthmore College
      Ayse Arzu Sahin, North Dakota State University
      (903-28-19)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Relatively weak mixing and infinite skew product entropy.
      Cesar E. Silva*, Williams College
      Philippe Thieullen, University of Paris-Sud, France
      (903-28-221)
  • Saturday October 7, 1995, 3:30 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Ergodic Theory, II

    Room 433, Student Center
    Organizers:
    Stanley J. Eigen, Northeastern University
    Vidhu S. Prasad, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

    • 3:30 p.m.
      Dyadic equivalence to actions of completely positive entropy.
      Adam Fieldsteel*, Wesleyan University
      J. Roberto Hasfura-Buenaga, Trinity University
      (903-28-65)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Restricted orbit equivalence for actions of discrete amenable groups.
      Janet Whalen Kammeyer*, United States Naval Academy
      Daniel Jay Rudolph, University of Maryland, College Park
      (903-28-35)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Interrelations between determinism, zero-entropy and orbit separation.
      Jonathan L. F. King*, University of Florida
      (903-28-58)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Construction of simple measure-preserving maps with prescribed automorphism group.
      Andres del Junco*, University of Toronto
      (903-28-150)
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Strong orbit realization for minimal homeomorphisms.
      Nicholas S. Ormes*, University of Maryland, College Park
      (903-28-162)
  • Sunday October 8, 1995, 8:30 a.m.-10:29 a.m.
    Special Session on Ergodic Theory, III

    Room 433, Student Center
    Organizers:
    Stanley J. Eigen, Northeastern University
    Vidhu S. Prasad, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Finite type and topological dynamics for polyominoe tilings.
      E. Arthur Robinson, Jr.*, George Washington University
      (903-28-59)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Dynamics of self-similar tilings.
      Boris Solomyak*, University of Washington
      (903-28-07)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Ergodic theory and the symmetry of tilings.
      Charles Radin*, University of Texas, Austin
      (903-28-24)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      A law of large numbers for the random domino tiling process.
      James Propp*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      (903-28-66)
  • Sunday October 8, 1995, 2:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Ergodic Theory, IV

    Room 433, Student Center
    Organizers:
    Stanley J. Eigen, Northeastern University
    Vidhu S. Prasad, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

    • 2:30 p.m.
      $G$-Maps in the centralizer of compact abelian group extensions.
      Geoffrey Ross Goodson*, Towson State University
      (903-28-64)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      The mean-ergodic theorem and spectral decomposition of complete isometries.
      B. S. Yadav*, University of Delhi, India
      (903-28-10)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Comparison of generalizations of the Hopf decomposition.
      Gary L. Raduns, Jr.*, State University of New York, Binghamton
      (903-47-14)
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