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2001 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
Williamstown, MA, October 1314, 2001
Meeting #971
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Number Theory, Holomorphic Dynamics, and Algebraic Dynamics

Saturday October 13, 2001, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, Holomorphic Dynamics, and Algebraic Dynamics, I
Room 106, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Robert L. Benedetto, University of Rochester
John W. Milnor, IMS and SUNY at Stony Brook
Kevin M. Pilgrim, University of Missouri at Rolla pilgrim@umr.edu

8:30 a.m.
On the arithmetical dynamics of affine automorphisms.
Sandra Marcello*, Institut de mathematiques de Jussieu, Universite Paris 7
(9711110)

9:00 a.m.
On asymptotic distribution ($p \to\infty)$ of cycles for $p$adic dynamical systems.
Andrei Khrennikov*, Vaxjo University
Marcus Nilsson, Vaxjo University
(9713711)

9:30 a.m.
Discussion.

10:00 a.m.
Notes on repelling density in $p$adic dynamics.
Robert L Benedetto*, Boston University
(9713799)

10:30 a.m.
Algebraic $\mathbb{Z}^d$Actions and Commutative Algebra.
Douglas Lind*, University of Washington
(9713756)

Saturday October 13, 2001, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, Holomorphic Dynamics, and Algebraic Dynamics, II
Room 106, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Robert L. Benedetto, University of Rochester
John W. Milnor, IMS and SUNY at Stony Brook
Kevin M. Pilgrim, University of Missouri at Rolla pilgrim@umr.edu

2:30 p.m.
Expansive subdynamics for algebraic $\mathbb{Z}^d$actions.
Manfred L. Einsiedler*, Penn State University
(97137199)

3:00 p.m.
Mixing for ${\mathbb Z}^d$actions and tight polyhedra.
Manfred Einsiedler, University of Vienna
Thomas Ward*, University of East Anglia
(9713743)

3:30 p.m.
Discussion.

4:00 p.m.
Interpretations of Thurston Rigidity.
Adam L Epstein*, University of Warwick
(97137139)

4:30 p.m.
Dessins d'enfants and Hubbard trees.
Kevin M Pilgrim*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(97137150)

5:00 p.m.
Integral Points in Orbits of Rational Maps.
Joseph H Silverman*, Brown University
(9711115)

Sunday October 14, 2001, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, Holomorphic Dynamics, and Algebraic Dynamics, III
Room 106, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Robert L. Benedetto, University of Rochester
John W. Milnor, IMS and SUNY at Stony Brook
Kevin M. Pilgrim, University of Missouri at Rolla pilgrim@umr.edu

8:30 a.m.
Heights and Rational Dynamics.
Susan Goldstine*, Ohio State University
(97111201)

9:00 a.m.
Discussion.

9:30 a.m.
Computerassisted analysis of discontinuous rational rotations on a torus.
Franco Vivaldi*, Queen Mary, University of London
John H. Lowenstein, New York University
(9713739)

10:00 a.m.
A Thurston Algorithm for nonpostsingularly finite polynomials and exponential functions.
David A Brown*, Ithaca College
(97137129)

10:30 a.m.
Diophantine approximation on manifolds via homogeneous dynamics.
Dmitry Y Kleinbock*, Brandeis University
(97111159)

Sunday October 14, 2001, 2:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, Holomorphic Dynamics, and Algebraic Dynamics, IV
Room 106, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Robert L. Benedetto, University of Rochester
John W. Milnor, IMS and SUNY at Stony Brook
Kevin M. Pilgrim, University of Missouri at Rolla pilgrim@umr.edu

2:30 p.m.
Problem session.
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