AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2004 Spring Western Section Meeting
Los Angeles, CA, April 34, 2004
Meeting #996
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Complex and Hyperbolic Geometry

Saturday April 3, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Complex and Hyperbolic Geometry, I
Room 114, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
Organizers:
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California fbonahon@math.usc.edu
Dragomir Saric, University of Southern California saric@math.usc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Quasiconformal homogeneity of hyperbolic manifolds.
Petra BonfertTaylo, Wesleyan University
Richard D Canary*, University of Michigan
Gaven Martin, University of Auckland
Edward C Taylor, Wesleyan University
(99657193)

9:30 a.m.
Universal Simultaneous Bending.
Reza Chamanara*, Indiana University
(9965185)

10:00 a.m.
The topology of the space of punctured torus groups.
Kenneth Bromberg*, University of Utah
(99657153)

10:30 a.m.
The topology of the space of punctured torus groups.
John Holt*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Juan Souto, Universitat Bonn
(9965791)

Saturday April 3, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Complex and Hyperbolic Geometry, II
Room 114, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
Organizers:
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California fbonahon@math.usc.edu
Dragomir Saric, University of Southern California saric@math.usc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Deformations and SelfMaps of the Universal Hyperbolic Solenoid.
Dragomir Saric*, University of Southern California
(99630192)

3:30 p.m.
Arc Complexes.
Robert C. Penner*, Univ.Southern Calif.
(9965734)

4:00 p.m.
Schwarz's lemma and Teichm\"uller contraction for generalized Teichm\"uller spaces.
Sudeb Mitra*, Queens College, CUNY
(99632146)

4:30 p.m.
Triangulations of mapping tori over the punctured torus.
Francois Gueritaud*, ENS Paris, USC Los Angeles
(9965183)

5:00 p.m.
Counting in Kleinian groups with torsion.
William Abikoff*, University of Connecticut at Storrs
William J. Harvey, Kings College, London
(99657186)

5:30 p.m.
Moduli spaces of Kleinian groups.
Peter A Storm*, University of Chicago
(9965765)

Sunday April 4, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Complex and Hyperbolic Geometry, III
Room 114, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
Organizers:
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California fbonahon@math.usc.edu
Dragomir Saric, University of Southern California saric@math.usc.edu

8:00 a.m.
3manifolds, essential laminations and group actions.
Sergio R Fenley*, Florida State University
(9965763)

8:30 a.m.
Analyticity of length functions of geodesic currents for convex cocompact Kleinian groups and the WeilPeterson metric.
Martin J Bridgeman*, Boston College
Edward Taylor, Wesleyan University
(99651121)

9:00 a.m.
Quantum hyperbolic geometry.
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California
Xiaobo Liu*, University of Southern California
(99657118)

9:30 a.m.
Barycentric extensions of monotone maps of the circle: a dynamical approach.
William Abikoff, University of Connecticut
Clifford J Earle*, Cornell University
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College of CUNY
(99630144)

10:00 a.m.
Random holomorphic iterations and degenerate subdomains.
Linda Keen, CUNY
Nikola Lakic*, CUNY
(99630180)

10:30 a.m.
Distortion of the Exponent of Convergence in Space.
Edward C Taylor*, Wesleyan University
Petra BonfertTaylor, Wesleyan University
Martin Bridgeman, Boston College
(9963066)
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