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2:30 p.m. Polygonal approximation and energy of smooth knots. Eric Rawdon, Chatham College
Jonathan Simon*, University of Iowa
(949-57-191)
3:00 p.m. Conformal Energy of Thick Knots. Gregory Buck, St. Anselm College
Eric J Rawdon*, Chatham College
Jonathan Simon, University of Iowa
(949-57-187)
3:30 p.m. The ropelength of knots and links. John M Sullivan*, Univ. of Illinois
Rob Kusner, Univ. of Massachusetts
Jason Cantarella, Univ. of Massachusetts
(949-53-128)
4:00 p.m. Multiple Minimal Energy Knots. Louis H Kauffman*, Univ of Ill at Chicago
(949-57-92)
4:30 p.m. Can one tie a knot with 8.58299... inches of 1 inch rope? Robert B Kusner*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Jason H Cantarella, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
John M Sullivan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
(949-53-43)
5:00 p.m. Global Knotting in Equilateral Random Polygons. John C Nardo*, North Georgia College & State University
Yuanan Diao, UNC Charlotte
(949-57-232)
2:30 p.m. A class of Bezout overrings of group algebras. Silvana Bazzoni, University of Padua
Alan Loper*, university of North Carolina-Charlotte
(949-13-203)
3:00 p.m. Finite Generation of Powers of Ideals. Robert Gilmer*, Florida State University
William Heinzer, Purdue University
Moshe Roitman, University of Haifa
(949-13-08)
3:30 p.m. Multiplication modules. D. D Anderson*, The University of Iowa
(949-13-99)
4:00 p.m. Duality, stability and 2-generated ideals. Bruce M Olberding*, Northeast Louisiana University
(949-13-204)
4:30 p.m. Weakly integrally closed domains: minimum polynomials of matrices. James Brewer*, Florida Atlantic University
Fred Richman, Florida Atlantic University
(949-13-42)
5:00 p.m. Direct sums of modules over local rings. Roger A Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(949-13-145)
5:30 p.m. m-Canonical Ideals In Integral Domains, II. Valentina Barucci, Universita di Roma
Evan G Houston, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Thomas G Lucas, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Ira J Papick*, University of Missouri-Columbia
(949-13-139)
2:30 p.m. Dynamical bounds for Fibonacci operator. Rowan Killip, Caltech
Alexander Kiselev*, University of Chicago
Yoram Last, Caltech
(949-81-102)
3:00 p.m. Pulse propagation in Nonlinear Photonic Crystals. Alexander Figotin*, University of California at Irvine
(949-78-12)
3:30 p.m. The limiting equation of the Neumann Laplacians on shrinking domains. Yoshimi Saito*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(949-35-66)
4:00 p.m. Convergence of spectra of mesoscopic systems collapsing onto a graph. Peter Kuchment*, Wichita State University
Hongbiao Zeng, Wichita State University
(949-35-64)
4:30 p.m. Spectral Decomposition Methods for the Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equation on Bounded Domains. Joel D Avrin*, UNC Charlotte
(949-35-82)
5:00 p.m. The Feshbach formula and Fermi's golden rule. Jan Derezinski, Warsaw University
Vojkan Jaksic*, University of Ottawa
(949-47-49)
5:30 p.m. Extended and Localized states for the quantum Hall systems. Peter Hislop*, University of Kentucky
(949-47-96)
3:00 p.m. Uniform stabilization of systems of nonlinear PDE's coupled at the interface of two regions. Irena M Lasiecka*, University of Virginia
(949-35-31)
3:30 p.m. Inverse type inequalities for multi-dimensional hyperbolic and Schrodinger equations with variable coefficients. Roberto Triggiani*, University of Virginia
(949-35-192)
4:00 p.m. Principles of the dynamics of wealth. Ethelbert N. Chukwu*, North Carolina State University, Raleigh,N.C.
(949-49-196)
4:30 p.m. A Complete Numerical Theory for Constrained Problems in the Calculus of Variations/Optimal Control Theory. John Gregory*, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL 62901-4408
(949-49-199)
5:00 p.m. Augmented Lagrangian Method for Non-smooth Optimizations. Kazufumi Ito*, North Carolina State University
(949-93-205)
2:30 p.m. Stochastic PDEs and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. Jinqiao Duan*, Clemson University
(949-76-81)
3:00 p.m. Stochastic Burgers equation. Weinan E*, Princeton University and New York University
Eric Vanden Eijnden, New York University
(949-82-158)
3:30 p.m. Recent results on the 2D Stochastic Navier-Stokes equations. Jonathan C. Mattingly*, Stanford University
(949-76-157)
4:00 p.m. Infinite dimensional Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equations and control of stochastic PDE. Andrzej J. Swiech*, Georgia Institue of Technology
(949-35-189)
2:30 p.m. An Irrational Problem. Franklin D. Tall*, University of Toronto
(949-04-68)
3:00 p.m. A generalized version of Tukey's Lemma that is equivalent to the PIT. Richard Hodel*, Duke University
(949-54-190)
3:30 p.m. Ultrafilter Spaces on the Semilattice of Partitions. Lorenz J. Halbeisen*, Swiss National Science Foundation Scholar
Benedikt L\"owe, University of Bonn, Germany
(949-04-133)
4:00 p.m. Weakly Uniform Bases. Sheldon W Davis*, Miami University
(949-54-138)
4:30 p.m. Cleavability and Divisibility in Ordered Spaces. Harold R Bennett*, Texas Tech University
Robert E Byerly, Texas Tech University
David J Lutzer, College of William and Mary
(949-54-65)
5:00 p.m. The continuous Urysohn property in generalized ordered spaces. David J Lutzer*, College of William and Mary
Harold R Bennett, Texas Tech University
(949-54-50)
5:30 p.m. Trichotomies and tetrachotomies on locally compact spaces. Peter J Nyikos*, University of South Carolina
(949-54-245)
2:30 p.m. On Korenblum's maximum principle in Bergman space. Aimo Hinkkanen*, University of Illinois
(949-30-09)
3:00 p.m. Circle preserving maps. Alan F. Beardon, University of Cambridge
David Minda*, University of Cincinnati
(949-30-163)
3:30 p.m. Hyperbolically convex functions. William Ma*, Pennsylvania College of Technology
David Minda, University of Cincinnati
(949-30-113)
4:00 p.m. Best approximation by analytic and harmonic functions in the supremum norm. Dmitry Khavinson*, University of Arkansas
Harold S. Shapiro, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
(949-41-35)
4:30 p.m. Banach space-valued classes of Sobolev functions. Juha Heinonen, University of Michigan
Pekka Koskela, University of Jyv\"askyl\"a
Nageswari Shanmugalingam, National University of Ireland
Jeremy Tyson*, SUNY-Stony Brook
(949-46-160)
5:00 p.m. Hausdorff dimension and limit sets of quasiconformal groups. Petra Bonfert-Taylor*, Wesleyan University
Edward C. Taylor, University of Connecticut
(949-30-54)
5:30 p.m. Quasisymmetries, Quasicircles, and Circle Packing. G Brock Williams*, Texas Tech University
(949-30-171)
2:30 p.m. The Extended Morse Complex. Octav Cornea*, Universite de Lille 1
(949-37-38)
3:00 p.m. Deterministic Central Limit Theorems in Dynamical Systems with Symmetry . Matthew Nicol, UMIST
Ian Melbourne*, University of Houston
Peter Ashwin, University of Surrey
(949-37-51)
3:30 p.m. Stochastic Dynamical Systems and Applications to Geophysical Flow Modeling. Jinqiao Duan*, Clemson University
(949-37-74)
4:00 p.m. Euler flows and the Weinstein conjecture for solid tori. John Etnyre, Stanford University
Robert Ghrist*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(949-58-78)
4:30 p.m. Periodic orbits for fourth order conservative systems and a Morse type theory. Robert C Vandervorst*, GA Tech
Jan-Bouwe Van den Berg, University of Leiden
(949-37-79)
5:00 p.m. Separatrix Crossing for Multi-Dimensional Hamiltonian Systems. Norman Lebovitz, University of Chicago
Todd Young*, Ohio University
(949-34-80)
5:30 p.m. Positivity of Nonnegative solutions for cooperative semipositone systems. Alfonso Castro, University of Texas at San Antonio
Maya Chhetri, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Ratnasingham Shivaji*, Mississippi State University
(949-35-90)
2:30 p.m. The Separation Conjecture in Real Algebraic Geometry. James J Madden*, Louisiana State University
(949-14-172)
3:00 p.m. Discussion
3:30 p.m. Fundamental groups of real algebraic varieties. Eriko Hironaka*, Florida State University
(949-14-127)
4:00 p.m. Representations of polynomials positive on semi-algebraic sets. Victoria Powers*, Emory University
(949-14-161)
4:30 p.m. Polygons with Prescribed Edges and Special Lagrangians in Calabi-Yau Manifolds. Ciprian S Borcea*, Rider University
(949-14-137)
5:00 p.m. An application of commutative algebra to tiling theory. Kevin P Keating*, University of Florida
(949-52-148)
5:30 p.m. Generalized Newton Puiseux Expansions and a conjecture of D. Daigle and G. Freudenberg. Avinash Sathaye*, University of Kentucky
(949-14-197)
2:30 p.m. Floer Homology and Dehn surgeries along knots in $S^3$ with non-trivial cyclic fundamental group. Olivier Collin*, Harvard University
(949-57-200)
3:10 p.m. Quantized Flat Connections on Spines of Three-Manifolds. Charles D Frohman*, The University of Iowa
(949-57-186)
3:50 p.m. The Theta Divisor and Three-Manifold Invariants. Peter S Ozsvath*, Michigan State University
Zoltan Szabo, University of MichiganDe
(949-57-220)
4:30 p.m. Immersed symplectic spheres in sympelctic four manifolds. Tian-Jun Li*, Princeton University
(949-57-55)
2:30 p.m. Optimal switching of a Markov chain. Alexander A Yushkevich*, UNC, Charlotte
(949-60-22)
3:00 p.m. Levy-like Continuity Theorems for Convergence in Distribution. Theodore P. Hill*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(949-60-23)
3:30 p.m. Mixed and Isoperimetric Estimates on the Log--Sobolev Constants of Graphs and Markov Chains. Christian Houdre*, School of Math., Georgia Tech
(949-60-24)
4:00 p.m. Characterization of stabilizing stochastic processes. Volker Wihstutz*, UNC Charlotte
(949-93-36)
4:30 p.m. Branching Particle Systems on Brownian Flows. Erhan Cinlar*, Princeton University
Christopher C. Finger, J. P. Morgan
(949-60-37)
5:00 p.m. Simple robust control problems in queueing theory. Martin V Day*, Virginia Tech
(949-93-57)
2:30 p.m. Coalescent trees and the age of a mutation. Robert C Griffiths, University of Oxford
Simon Tavar\'e*, UNiversity of Southern California
(949-60-71)
3:00 p.m. Random Three-Dimensional Tilings of Aztec Octahedra and Tetrahedra: An Extension of Domino Tilings. Dana Randall*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Gary Yngve, Georgia Institute of Technology
(949-05-182)
3:30 p.m. The sizes and speeds of properties of graphs. David Weinreich*, The University of Memphis
Bela Bollobas, The University of Memphis and Cambridge University
Jozsef Balog, The University of Memphis
(949-05-227)
4:00 p.m. Graphical Representations of the Potts Model in a Magnetic Field. Marek Biskup, Microsoft Research
Christian Borgs*, Microsoft Research
Jennifer T Chayes, Microsoft Research
Roman Kotecky, Center for Theoretical Study
(949-82-226)
4:30 p.m. Discounted Reward Markov Decision Process is Undecidable. Anne E Condon*, University of British Columbia
(949-68-109)
5:00 p.m. Random matchings which induce Hamilton cycles, and Hamiltonian decompositions of random regular graphs. Jeong Han Kim*, Microsoft Research
Nick C. Wormald, University of Melbourne
(949-05-84)
5:30 p.m. 0-1 Laws for Single Molecules. Bud Mishra*, Courant Institute, NYU
(949-05-67)