AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:09
2000 Western Section Meeting
Santa Barbara, CA, March 1112, 2000
Meeting #951
Associate secretaries: Bernard Russo, AMS brusso@math.uci.edu
Special Session on Subfactors and Free Probability Theory

Saturday March 11, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subfactors and Free Probability Theory, I
Room 2112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Dietmar Bisch, University of California, Santa Barbara bisch@math.ucsb.edu
Sorin Popa, University of California, Los Angeles popa@math.ucla.edu
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley dvv@math.berkeley.edu

8:30 a.m.
A representation theory for standard lattices.
Sorin Popa*, UCLA
(95146181) 
9:20 a.m.
The classification of higher Coxeter ADE graphs, and the finite subgroups of quantum SU(3).
Adrian Ocneanu*, The Pennsylvania State University
(9512274) 
10:10 a.m.
A new approach to index less than four subfactors.
Vaughan Jones*, UC Berkeley
(95146187)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday March 11, 2000, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Subfactors and Free Probability Theory, II
Room 2112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Dietmar Bisch, University of California, Santa Barbara bisch@math.ucsb.edu
Sorin Popa, University of California, Los Angeles popa@math.ucla.edu
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley dvv@math.berkeley.edu

3:00 p.m.
commutators associated to a subfactor and the relative commutant.
HsiangPing Huang*, Dept of Math UC Berkeley
(9514698) 
3:50 p.m.
Microstates free entropy and cost of equivalence relations.
Dimitri Y Shlyakhtenko*, UCLA
(9514672) 
4:40 p.m.
Free stochastic measures via noncrossing partitions.
Michael Anshelevich*, UC Berkeley
(95146139) 
5:30 p.m.
A quantum dynamics generator in free group factor(s) constructed out of operators with automorphic symbol.
Florin G Radulescu*, University of Iowa, Dept. Math
(95146177)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday March 12, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subfactors and Free Probability Theory, III
Room 2112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Dietmar Bisch, University of California, Santa Barbara bisch@math.ucsb.edu
Sorin Popa, University of California, Los Angeles popa@math.ucla.edu
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley dvv@math.berkeley.edu

8:30 a.m.
Invariant Subspaces for Voiculescu's Circular Operator (joint work with K. Dykema).
Uffe Haagerup*, Odense University, Denmark
(95146182) 
9:20 a.m.
The coalgebra of the free difference quotient in free probability theory.
Dan V Voiculescu*, U.C. Berkeley
(95146101) 
10:10 a.m.
Free diffusions and matrix models.
Philippe Biane*, CNRS, Ecole Normale Superieure
(9514780)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday March 12, 2000, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Subfactors and Free Probability Theory, IV
Room 2112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Dietmar Bisch, University of California, Santa Barbara bisch@math.ucsb.edu
Sorin Popa, University of California, Los Angeles popa@math.ucla.edu
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley dvv@math.berkeley.edu

3:00 p.m.
Fusion of Positive Energy Representations of $LE_8$ using von Neumann algebras.
Antony J Wassermann*, CNRS Luminy / DPMMS Cambridge
(95146127) 
3:50 p.m.
Algebraic orbifold conformal field theories.
Feng Xu*, University of Oklahoma
(95146116) 
4:40 p.m.
Compact Kac algebras and subfactors.
Teodor Banica*, UC Berkeley
(95146132) 
5:30 p.m.
Braid representations and tensor categories.
Hans G Wenzl*, UC San Diego
(95146144)

3:00 p.m.