AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:44
2002 Fall Central Section Meeting
Madison, WI, October 1213, 2002
Meeting #980
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Combinatorics and Special Functions

Saturday October 12, 2002, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Special Functions, I
Room B321, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Richard Askey, University of WisconsinMadison askey@math.wisc.edu
Paul Terwilliger, University of WisconsinMadison terwilli@math.wisc.edu

9:00 a.m.
New Formulas for Ramanujan's Tau Function and the Leech Lattice.
Stephen C Milne*, The Ohio State University
(98011305) 
9:30 a.m.
Special Functions Related to Representations of High Dimension Lie Groups.
Alexander Rozenblyum*, New York City College of Technology, CUNY
(9803345) 
10:00 a.m.
Fifth Order Mock Theta Functions.
Boon P Yeap*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(98011308) 
10:30 a.m.
A proof of AskeyWilson relations for Leonard pairs.
Raimundas Vidunas*, University of Antwerp
(98033266) 
11:00 a.m.
The pseudo cosine sequences of a distanceregular graph.
A A Pascasio*, De La Salle University
Paul M Terwilliger, University of Wisconsin
(98005311)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 12, 2002, 2:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Special Functions, II
Room B321, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Richard Askey, University of WisconsinMadison askey@math.wisc.edu
Paul Terwilliger, University of WisconsinMadison terwilli@math.wisc.edu

2:00 p.m.
On the Generalized RogersRamanujan Continued Fraction.
Bruce C. Berndt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Ae Ja Yee, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(98033161) 
2:30 p.m.
An indeterminate moment problem involving the AlSalamChihara polynomials.
Jacob Stordal Christiansen*, University of Copenhagen
Mourad E. H. Ismail, University of South Florida
(98033209) 
3:00 p.m.
Zeta Functions of Graphs: When Number Theory Meets Graph Theory.
Audrey A. Terras*, U.C.S.D.
(98011258) 
3:30 p.m.
Eigenvalue and Dual Eigenvalue Sequences for Three Mutually Adjacent Leonard Pairs.
Brian L Hartwig*, University of Wisconsin
(98005300) 
4:00 p.m.
A transformation on the space of rational functions.
Victor H Moll*, Department of Mathematics, Tulane University
(98033150) 
4:30 p.m.
On Ramanujan's Continued Fraction for $(q^2;q^3)_{\infty}/(q;q^3)_{\infty}$.
George E Andrews, Pennsylvania State University
Bruce C Berndt, University of Illinois
Jaebum Sohn*, Ohio State University
Ae Ja Yee, University of Illinois
Alexandru Zaharescu, University of Illinois
(98033139)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday October 13, 2002, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Special Functions, III
Room B321, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Richard Askey, University of WisconsinMadison askey@math.wisc.edu
Paul Terwilliger, University of WisconsinMadison terwilli@math.wisc.edu

8:30 a.m.
Sign Variations on the Macdonald Identities.
David M Bressoud*, Macalester College
(9800553) 
9:00 a.m.
New RamanujanKolberg Type Partition Identities.
Heekyoung Hahn*, UIUC
Heng Huat Chan, National University of Singapore
Richard P Lewis, University of Sussex
Siew Lian Tan, Singapore
(98011175) 
9:30 a.m.
Asymptotics of Krawtchouk polynomials and the covering radius of linear codes.
A. Ashikhmin, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
A. Barg*, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies
(98094260) 
10:00 a.m.
Determinants of Period Matrices and Applications to Multidimensional Beta Integrals.
Qifu Zheng*, The College of New Jersey
(98033129) 
10:30 a.m.
Some derivative identities and applications.
Warren P Johnson*, Bates College
(98005100) 
11:00 a.m.
Generalized Frobenius partitions with $k$ colors and Generalized Frobenius partitions with $k$ repetitions.
Ae Ja Yee*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(98005281)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 13, 2002, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Special Functions, IV
Room B321, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Richard Askey, University of WisconsinMadison askey@math.wisc.edu
Paul Terwilliger, University of WisconsinMadison terwilli@math.wisc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Sieved qbinomial coefficients.
Dennis Stanton*, University of Minnesota
Dennis White, University of Minnesota
(98005223) 
3:30 p.m.
Quantum supergroup and qpolynomials.
Yi Ming Zou*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(9802271) 
4:00 p.m.
Pseudo primitive idempotents and almost 2homogeneous bipartite distanceregular graphs.
Michael S Lang*, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
(98005298) 
4:30 p.m.
Elliptic hypergeometric series on root systems.
Hjalmar Rosengren*, Chalmers University
(98033268) 
5:00 p.m.
AskeyWilson type functions, with bound states.
Luc N. Haine*, University of Louvain
Plamen I. Iliev, University of California at Berkeley
(98033115) 
5:30 p.m.
The $q$Difference Operator and the RogersRamanujan Identities.
George E. Andrews*, Penn State University
(98005178)

3:00 p.m.