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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 Ergodic Theory

Saturday October 13, 2001, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, I
Room 105, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Cesar Silva, Williams College csilva@williams.edu

8:30 a.m.
Multidimensional Tiling Systems.
Ethan Coven, Wesleyan University
Aimee Johnson*, Swarthmore College
Natasa Jonoska, University of South Florida
Kathleen Madden, Drew University
(97137172)

9:00 a.m.
Sets that force recurrence.
Alexander Blokh, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Adam Fieldsteel*, Wesleyan University
(97137117)

10:00 a.m.
Markov Partitions for Julia Sets Arising From Numerical Root Finding Algorithms.
Kyle E Kneisl*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(97137173)

10:30 a.m.
Dynamics of the Weierstrass Elliptic Function.
Lorelei Koss*, Dickinson College
Jane Hawkins, University of North Carolina  Chapel Hill
(97137151)

Saturday October 13, 2001, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, II
Room 105, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Cesar Silva, Williams College csilva@williams.edu

2:30 p.m.
Endomorphisms isomorphic to the Bernoulli $p$shift.
Peter Jong, University of Toronto
Andres del Junco*, University of Toronto
(9712863)

3:00 p.m.
Conjugations between $T$ and $T^2$.
Geoffrey R Goodson*, Towson University
(9713734)

3:30 p.m.
Convergence and Divergence of Multiparameter Processes.
Georgios Argiris, University of Illinois at ChampaignUrbana
Joseph Rosenblatt*, University of Illinois at ChampaignUrbana
(9712848)

4:00 p.m.
Discussion.

4:30 p.m.
Entropy Gaps in $\mathbb Z^d$ Shifts of Finite Type.
Anthony Quas, University of Memphis
Ayse A Sahin*, DePaul University
(97137168)

5:00 p.m.
Measures of maximal relative entropy.
Karl Petersen*, University of North Carolina
Anthony Quas, University of Memphis
Sujin Shin, University of Victoria
(9713784)

5:30 p.m.
Positive Livciz theorem for Anosov diffeomorphisms and flows and applications to maximizing measures.
Philippe Thieullen*, Univeristy of Paris  Orsay
(9713773)

Sunday October 14, 2001, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, III
Room 105, Bronfman Science Center
Organizers:
Cesar Silva, Williams College csilva@williams.edu

8:00 a.m.
Ergodicity of monomial maps at padic spheres.
Andrei Yurievich Khrennikov*, Vaxjo University
(97137214)

8:30 a.m.
Ergodicity results for queuing systems.
Patricia Giurgescu*, Pace University
(97160169)

9:00 a.m.
Sequences of integers associated to infinite measure preserving transformations.
Stanley Eigen*, Northeastern University
(97137107)

9:30 a.m.
Rank one $\mathbb Z^d$ actions with singular spectral type.
Karin B Reinhold*, University at Albany, SUNY
Darlene Olsen, University at Albany, SUNY
(97137195)

10:00 a.m.
On Restricted Weak Type (1,1); The Discrete Case.
Roger L Jones*, DePaul University
Mustafa Akcoglu, University of Toronto
John Baxter, University of Minneapolis
Alexandra Bellow, Northwestern University
(9714246)

10:30 a.m.
Volume preserving homeomorphisms of the Hilbert cube.
Vidhu S Prasad*, University of Massachusetts Lowell
(97137198)
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