AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:50
1998 Fall Southeastern Section Meeting
WinstonSalem, NC, October 910, 1998
Meeting #936
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Operator Theory and Holomorphic Spaces

Friday October 9, 1998, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory and Holomorphic Spaces, I
Room 208, Guy T. Carswell Hall
Organizers:
Tavan T. Trent, University of Alabama ttrent@gp.as.ua.edu
Zhijian Wu, University of Alabama zwu@ua1vm.ua.edu

8:30 a.m.
Nontangential limits in $P^{2}(\mu)$ and the index of an invariant subspace.
Alexandru Aleman, Fernuniversitaet Hagen
Stefan Richter*, University of Tennessee
(93647158) 
9:00 a.m.
Hyponormal Pairs of Toeplitz Operators.
Ra\'ul E Curto*, The University of Iowa
(93647116) 
9:30 a.m.
Extremal problems for moments of planar continua with fixed conformal centroid.
Albert Baernstein, II*, Washington University
Richard S. Laugesen, University of Illinois
(93631197) 
10:00 a.m.
A compact composition operator that is not HilbertSchmidt.
Benjamin A. Lotto*, Vassar College
(93647163) 
10:30 a.m.
Compact composition operators between weighted Bergman spaces on convex domains in $C^n$.
Peter R Mercer*, SUNY College at Buffalo
(9364774)

8:30 a.m.

Friday October 9, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory and Holomorphic Spaces, II
Room 208, Guy T. Carswell Hall
Organizers:
Tavan T. Trent, University of Alabama ttrent@gp.as.ua.edu
Zhijian Wu, University of Alabama zwu@ua1vm.ua.edu

2:30 p.m.
Ext over the bidisk algebra.
Sarah H Ferguson*, Wayne State University
(93647193) 
3:00 p.m.
Disjoint invariant subspaces for cyclic subnormal operators.
James E Thomson*, Virginia Tech
Robert F Olin, Virginia Tech
(9364742) 
3:30 p.m.
Noncyclic cellular indecomposable subnormal operators.
Robert F Olin*, Virginia Tech
(93647207) 
4:00 p.m.
Semicommutators and commutators of Toeplitz operators.
Dechao Zheng*, Vanderbilt University
(9364785) 
4:30 p.m.
Solving Poisson's equation with interior conditions.
John E. McCarthy*, Washington University
Elena Yu. Backhaus, U.C.Berkeley
Joel Fajans, U.C. Berkeley
(9367834) 
5:00 p.m.
Weakly compact composition operators on VMO .
Joseph A. Cima*, UNC
Alec L. Matheson, Lamar University
(9363051) 
5:30 p.m.
A commutant lifting theorem on the polydisc.
Joe E. Ball, Virginia Institute of Technology
Wing Suet Li*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dan Timotin, Romanian Academy of Science
Tavan Trent, University of Alabama
(93647229)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 10, 1998, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory and Holomorphic Spaces, III
Room 208, Guy T. Carswell Hall
Organizers:
Tavan T. Trent, University of Alabama ttrent@gp.as.ua.edu
Zhijian Wu, University of Alabama zwu@ua1vm.ua.edu

8:30 a.m.
Synthesis sets for $H^\infty + C$.
Pamela B Gorkin*, Bucknell University
Raymond Mortini, Universite de Metz
(9364638) 
9:00 a.m.
Schroeder's equation in several variables.
Carl C. Cowen, Purdue University
Barbara D. MacCluer*, University of Virginia
(9363284) 
9:30 a.m.
Composition Operators on Transition Bergman Spaces.
Thomas L. Kriete*, University of Virginia
(93647150) 
10:00 a.m.
Commutant Lifting on a two holed domain.
Scott McCullough*, University of Florida
(93647138) 
10:30 a.m.
Numerical Ranges of Composition Operators.
Valentin Matache*, University of Puerto Rico
(9364722)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 10, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory and Holomorphic Spaces, IV
Room 208, Guy T. Carswell Hall
Organizers:
Tavan T. Trent, University of Alabama ttrent@gp.as.ua.edu
Zhijian Wu, University of Alabama zwu@ua1vm.ua.edu

2:30 p.m.
Hermitian Matrix Completions of Band Matrices.
Hugo J Woerdeman*, The College of William and Mary
(93615121) 
3:00 p.m.
Dirichlet spaces of $\cal M$harmonic functions on the unit ball in $\Bbb C^n$.
Manfred Stoll*, University of South Carolina
(9363292) 
3:30 p.m.
Sampling measures for Bergman spaces on the unit disk.
Daniel H Luecking*, University of Arkansas
(9363071) 
4:00 p.m.
Loewner's theorem for kernels having a finite number of negative squares.
Daniel Alpay, BenGurion University of the Negev
James Rovnyak*, University of Virginia
(9364788) 
4:30 p.m.
Boundedness of Higher Order Hankel Forms and Factorization in Potential Sapces.
Sarah Ferguson, Wayne State University
Richard Rochberg*, Washington University
(93646209) 
5:00 p.m.
Compactness Criteria for Holomorphic Composition Operators on the Hardy and Bergman Spaces of the Unit Ball in ${\bf C}^n$.
Dana Dwight Clahane*, University of California, Irvine
(93647232)

2:30 p.m.