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2002 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
Boston, MA, October 56, 2002
Meeting #979
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Convex Geometry

Saturday October 5, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Convex Geometry, I
Room 50, Dodge Hall
Organizers:
Daniel A. Klain, University of Massachusetts, Lowell Daniel_Klain@uml.edu
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University emw2@po.cwru.edu

8:30 a.m.
Extremal slabs in the cube and the Laplace transform.
Franck Barthe, University of MarnelaVallee
Alexander Koldobsky*, University of MissouriColumbia
(9795230)

9:00 a.m.
Volume of Projections of Convex Bodies via Fourier Transform.
Alexander Koldobsky, University of MissouriColumbia
Dmitry Ryabogin, University of MissouriColumbia
Artem Zvavitch*, University of MIssouriColumbia
(97952100)

9:30 a.m.
Euclidean sections of direct sums of normed spaces.
A. E. Litvak*, University of Alberta
V. D. Milman, Tel Aviv University
(97946130)

10:00 a.m.
Coordinate projections of convex bodies.
Mark Rudelson*, University of Missouri
Roman Vershynin, University of Alberta
(97952193)

10:30 a.m.
Inequalities related to convex bodies and applications.
Yehoram Gordon*, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology
(97952225)

Saturday October 5, 2002, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Convex Geometry, II
Room 50, Dodge Hall
Organizers:
Daniel A. Klain, University of Massachusetts, Lowell Daniel_Klain@uml.edu
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University emw2@po.cwru.edu

2:30 p.m.
Problems in Convex Geometry Related to Microlocal Analysis.
Eric L. Grinberg*, Temple University
Eric Todd Quinto, Tufts University
(97952152)

3:00 p.m.
Pure and Applied aspects of Limited Data Tomography.
Eric Todd Quinto*, Tufts University
(9799252)

3:30 p.m.
An iterative algorithm for finding $x\in C\subseteq R^N$ with $Ax\in Q\subseteq R^M$, where $C$ and $Q$ are closed, convex and $A$ is linear.
Charles L Byrne*, University of Massachsuetts Lowell
(9795293)

4:00 p.m.
Point $X$rays of convex bodies in nonEuclidean spaces.
Paolo Dulio, Politecnico di Milano
Carla Peri*, Università Cattolica
(97952140)

4:30 p.m.
Two problems on affine diameters of convex bodies.
Valeriu Soltan*, George Mason University
(9795244)

5:00 p.m.
Unitarily invariant valuations and complex integral geometry.
Semyon Alesker*, Tel Aviv University & University of Chicago
(9795288)

Sunday October 6, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Convex Geometry, III
Room 50, Dodge Hall
Organizers:
Daniel A. Klain, University of Massachusetts, Lowell Daniel_Klain@uml.edu
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University emw2@po.cwru.edu

8:30 a.m.
Directed Projection Functions.
Paul Goodey*, University of Oklahoma
Wolfgang Weil, Universit\"at Karlsruhe
(97952198)

9:00 a.m.
A regularity theorem for support functions of convex bodies.
Ralph Howard*, University of South Carolina
(97952116)

9:30 a.m.
Smoothing Convex Polytopes.
Mohammad Ghomi*, University of South Carolina
(97953157)

10:00 a.m.
Convex bodies: metrics and dimension.
R A Vitale*, University of Connecticut
(9795270)

10:30 a.m.
On directly additive selectors for convex and star bodies.
Maria Moszy\'nska*, Warsaw University
(9795236)

Sunday October 6, 2002, 2:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Convex Geometry, IV
Room 50, Dodge Hall
Organizers:
Daniel A. Klain, University of Massachusetts, Lowell Daniel_Klain@uml.edu
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University emw2@po.cwru.edu

2:00 p.m.
A local Steinertype formula for closed sets and applications.
Daniel Josef Hug*, Universität Freiburg
Günter Last, Universität Karlsruhe
Wolfgang Weil, Universität Karlsruhe
(97952159)

2:30 p.m.
On the uniqueness of solutions to the discrete ${\hbox{L}}_0$Minkowski problem in the plane.
Alina Stancu*, Polytechnic University of New York
(97952110)

3:00 p.m.
On the State of Voronoi's Conjecture on Parallelohedra.
Konstantin Rybnikov*, UMASS Lowell
(97952142)

3:30 p.m.
Volumes of symmetric random polytopes.
Mark W Meckes*, Case Western Reserve University
(9795294)

4:00 p.m.
Inequalities for mixed volumes and the Minkowski problem for polytopes.
Daniel A. Klain*, University of Massachusetts Lowell
(97952227)
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