AMS Sectional Meeting Full Program
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:21:44
2004 Fall Western Section Meeting
Albuquerque, NM, October 1617, 2004
Meeting #1000
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Saturday October 16, 2004

Saturday October 16, 2004, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Saturday October 16, 2004, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, I
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Boundedness of bilinear pseudodifferential operators on Lebesgue and Sobolev spaces.
\'Arp\'ad B\'enyi*, University of Massachusetts
Andrea Nahmod, University of Massachusetts
Rodolfo H. Torres, University of Kansas
(10004278) 
8:30 a.m.
Limiting weaktype behavior of maximal functions on singular measures.
Prabhu Janakiraman*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(100042130) 
9:00 a.m.
"Reconstruction of convex bodies of revolution from the areas of their Shadows".
Dmitry Ryabogin*, Kansas State University
(100052120) 
9:30 a.m.
Local Hardy spaces and nonhomogeneous divcurl lemmas.
Galia D. Dafni*, Concordia University
(10004262) 
10:00 a.m.
Weighted inequalities for gradients on nonsmooth domains.
Caroline Sweezy*, Department of Mathemaitcal Sciences, New Mexico State University
J. Michael Wilson, Department of Mathematics. University of Vermont
(10003547) 
10:30 a.m.
Carleson measures and elliptic operators.
Steven C. Hofmann*, University of Missouri
(100042151)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, I
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
A SelfLinking Invariant of Virtual Knots.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(100057191) 
8:30 a.m.
Khovanov Homology and Skein Modules.
Adam S. Sikora*, SUNY Buffalo
Marta M. Asaeda, University of Iowa
Jozef H. Przytycki, GWU
(100057187) 
9:00 a.m.
KauffmanHarary Conjecture for Montesinos links and closed 3braids.
Jozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
Marta M Asaeda, University of Iowa
Adam S Sikora, SUNY at Buffalo
(10005797) 
9:30 a.m.
Topology of knot spaces.
Ryan D Budney*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
(100057126) 
10:00 a.m.
Spanning trees and Khovanov homology.
Abhijit Champanerkar, University of South Alabama
Ilya Kofman*, Barnard College, Columbia University
Oleg Viro, Uppsala University
(100057171) 
10:30 a.m.
Mahler measure of Jones Polynomials under twisting.
Abhijit Champanerkar*, University of South Alabama
Ilya Kofman, Barnard College, Columbia University
(100057165)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Geometric Methods in Learning Theory, I
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Vladimir Koltchinskii, University of New Mexico vlad@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
An empirical central limit theorem for preGaussian classes of functions.
Shahar Mendelson, Australian National University
Joel Zinn*, TX
(100060114) 
9:00 a.m.
VapnikChervonenkis combinatorics of realvalued classes of functions: entropy and empirical processes.
Roman Vershynin*, University of California, Davis
(10006082) 
10:00 a.m.
Free energy in the generalized SherringtonKirkpatrick model.
Dmitry Panchenko*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(10006057)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics for Secondary Teachers: Curriculum and Assessment, I
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Adriana Aceves, University of New Mexico aceves@math.unm.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico umland@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Content Is Important, But ...
Timothy J Middleton*, University of New Mexico and Bosque School
(100097183) 
9:00 a.m.
Discussion 
10:00 a.m.
Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers: Basics, Connections, and Extensions.
Ralph J. Bremigan*, Ball State University
Elizabeth George Bremigan, Ball State University
John D. Lorch, Ball State University
(10009721)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, I
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

8:00 a.m.
A new compactness property in the theory of the $\overline{\partial}$Neumann problem.
Emil J. Straube*, Texas A&M University
(10003293) 
9:00 a.m.
Algebraic aspects of solutions of the Dirichlet problem.
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
Dmitry Khavinson*, University of Arkansas
Harold S. Shapiro, Royal Institute of Technology
(10003526) 
10:00 a.m.
Invariant CR Mappings.
John P. D'Angelo*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10003254)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, I
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

8:00 a.m.
The method of upper and lower solutions for a generalized Black and Scholes equation.
Pablo Amster*, Universidad de Buenos Aires
(10003527) 
9:00 a.m.
Extending the Universality of the HeathJarrowMorton Model.
Dwight Grant, University of New Mexico
Gautam Vora*, University of New Mexico
(100091115) 
10:00 a.m.
Conjugate Duality in Pricing, Hedging, and Portfolio Optimization.
Jeremy Staum*, Northwestern University
(100090101)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, I
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

8:00 a.m.
Categorification of the Kauffman bracket skein module of $F\times I$.
Jozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
Marta M Asaeda, University of Iowa
Adam S Sikora, SUNY at Buffalo
(10005748) 
9:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of the TuraevViro invariant of 3manifolds.
Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska*, Boise State University / National Science Foundation
(100057156) 
9:30 a.m.
Frobenius operad.
Zbigniew Oziewicz*, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Cuautitlan
(100018169) 
10:00 a.m.
Causal sites as a foundation for quantum gravity.
Louis Crane*, Mathematics Department, Kansas State University
Dan Christensen, Mathematics Department, University of western Ontario
(10008337) 
10:30 a.m.
Is there a relationship between geometry of complex networks and the 1/f noise?
Robert M. Owczarek*, Jemez Springs, NM
(100052137)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, I
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Robin Boundary Condition: A Technique and Spectral Consequences.
Stephen A. Fulling*, Texas A&M University
(10003549) 
8:30 a.m.
The SegalBargmann transform for noncompact symmetric spaces.
Brian C. Hall, Notre Dame University
Jeffrey J. Mitchell*, Robert Morris University
(100053119) 
9:00 a.m.
On the renormalized volume of conformally compact Einstein manifolds.
Alice Chang, Princeton University
Jie Qing*, UC Santa Cruz
Paul Yang, Princeton University
(100053161) 
10:00 a.m.
Scaling and asymptotics of heat operators: A spectral duality.
Palle E. T. Jorgensen*, University of Iowa
(10004605)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Methods and Sampling in TimeFrequency Analysis, I
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Jeffrey Andrew Hogan, University of Arkansas jeffh@uark.edu
Joseph D. Lakey, New Mexico State University jlakey@nmsu.edu

8:30 a.m.
Analysis of Blockwise Shrinkage Wavelet Estimates via Lower Bounds.
Sam Efromovich*, University of New Mexico
(100062219) 
9:00 a.m.
Matrix theory for the polyphasewithadvance representation of multirate filter banks.
Christopher M. Brislawn*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Brendt Wohlberg, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10009417) 
9:30 a.m.
Optimality on compact sets of filter banks.
Michelle D Quirk*, Los Alamos National Laboratories
(100041150) 
10:00 a.m.
Wavelet examples built from redundant filter systems.
Kathy D. Merrill*, Colorado College
(100042134) 
10:30 a.m.
Construction of scaling functions in GMRA for wavelet sets.
John J Benedetto, University of Maryland at College Park
Juan R Romero*, Department of Mathematics at College Park
(10004323)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, I
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Convergence Analysis of a SpaceTime Discontinuous Galerkin method for Scalar Conservation Laws.
Yangsuk Ko*, California State University at Bakersfield
Robert Haber, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10003558) 
9:30 a.m.
Singular limits in the Liouville type equations.
Michal Kowalczyk*, Kent State University
(100035139) 
10:00 a.m.
Longtime Limit For The GinzburgLandau System With Pinning.
Jianzhong Sun*, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University
(10003543) 
10:30 a.m.
Scattering in GinzburgLandau equations.
Stephen J Gustafson*, University of British Columbia
Kenji Nakanishi, Nagoya University
TaiPeng Tsai, University of British Columbia
(100035208)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, I
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Comparison theorems for Hausdorff dimension in the Heisenberg group.
Zoltan M. Balogh, University of Berne
Jeremy T. Tyson*, University of Illinois
(100028113) 
9:30 a.m.
Regular submanifolds of the Heisenberg group.
Bruno Franchi*, Dept. Mathematics, University of Bologna (Italy)
Raul Serapioni, Dept. Mathematics, University of Trento (Italy)
Francesco Serra Cassano, Dept. Mathematics, University of Trento (Italy)
(100022131) 
10:00 a.m.
Blowup and coarea formula in Heisenberg groups.
Valentino Magnani*, University of Pisa
(100028110) 
10:30 a.m.
$C^{1,1}$ Hypersurfaces of the Heisenberg Group are $N$Rectifiable.
Daniel R Cole*, Dartmouth College
(100053103)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, I
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

9:00 a.m.
Continuum Limits of Toda Lattices associated to a Random Matrix Partition Function.
Nicholas M. Ercolani*, University of Arizona
Kenneth T.R. McLaughlin, University of Arizona
Virgil Pierce, University of Arizona
(10000545) 
10:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of block Toeplitz determinants and the classical dimer model.
Estelle L Basor*, California Polytechnic State University
(100082136)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

9:00 a.m.
Relations in Tautological Rings by Localization.
Fumitoshi Sato*, University of Utah
(10001484) 
9:30 a.m.
On the base locus of the generalized theta divisor.
Daniele Arcara*, University of Utah
(10001440) 
10:00 a.m.
The GrothendieckLefschetz theorem for normal projective varieties.
Ravindra V Girivaru*, Washington University at St. Louis
Srinivas Vasudevan, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
(10001438) 
10:30 a.m.
Smoothing a singular variety using toroidal embeddings.
Wenxiang Wang*, California State University at San Bernardino
(10001412)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, I
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
Fractals related to K3 surfaces.
Arthur Baragar*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(10001422) 
10:00 a.m.
Arithmetic jet bundles.
Paul Vojta*, University of California, Berkeley
(100014174)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, I
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
3Sasakian spaces and positive sectional curvature.
Wolfgang Ziller*, University of Pennsylvania
Karsten Grove, University of Maryland
Burkhard Wilking, University of Muenster
(100053186) 
9:30 a.m.
The topology of Eschenburg spaces and 3Sasakian manifolds.
Christine Escher*, Oregon State University
Wolfgang Ziller, University of Pennsylvania
(100053135) 
10:00 a.m.
Superpotentials and the Cohomogeneity One Einstein Equations.
Andrew Dancer, Oxford University
McKenzie Y Wang*, McMaster University
(10005371) 
10:30 a.m.
CAT(0) cube complexes for nondiscrete reflection groups.
Krishnan Shankar*, University of Oklahoma, Norman
(10002074)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, I
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
Effects of surface tension on immiscible RayleighTaylor turbulence.
Misha Chertkov*, Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100076195) 
9:30 a.m.
Cascade timescales for energy and helicity in isotropic homogeneous turbulence.
Susan Kurien*, Mathematical modeling and analysis group, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Mark Taylor, Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque,NM
Takeshi Matsumoto, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
(100076205) 
10:00 a.m.
Discussion 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Intersecting Schubert Varieties.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Sara C. Billey*, University of Washington
Ravi Vakil, Stanford University
(100005160) 
Saturday October 16, 2004, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Knots modulo braids.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Theodore Stanford*, New Mexico State University
(100057222) 
Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Methods and Sampling in TimeFrequency Analysis, II
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Jeffrey Andrew Hogan, University of Arkansas jeffh@uark.edu
Joseph D. Lakey, New Mexico State University jlakey@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Composition calculus for fourier integral operators with fold and blowdown singularities.
Raluca Felea*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10004228) 
3:30 p.m.
Dyadic models for the equations of fluid motion.
Natasa Pavlovic*, Princeton University
(100035133) 
4:00 p.m.
Sharp Growth Estimates for Several $T(b)$ Theorems.
Stephanie Anne Molnar*, UCLA
(100043184) 
4:30 p.m.
NonUniform Sampling Schemes in Rectangular and Radial Domains.
Stephen Casey*, American University
(100042107) 
5:00 p.m.
The Periodic Slepian Wavelets.
Xiaoping Shen*, Department of Mathematics, Ohio University
(10004283) 
5:30 p.m.
An implementable framebased algorithm for the irregular sampling of bandlimited data.
Jeffrey Hogan*, University of Arkansas
Joseph Lakey, New Mexico State University
(100042172)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, II
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Dynamics of solitons in nonlinear Schroedinger equations with external potentials.
I. M. Sigal*, University of Notre Dame, University of Toronto
(10003594) 
3:30 p.m.
Stability of Pinned Fundamental Vortices.
Fridolin S.T. Ting*, Lakehead University
(10003586) 
4:00 p.m.
Stable vortex Solutions to the GinzburgLandau Energy.
Alberto Montero*, McMaster University
(100035153) 
4:30 p.m.
Vortices and pinning effects for the GinzburgLandau model in multiply connected domains.
Stan Alama, McMaster University
Lia Bronsard*, McMaster University
(100035210) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, II
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Norm estimates for inverses of singular integrals in two dimensions.
Irina Mitrea*, University of Virginia
(100045152) 
3:30 p.m.
Variational inequalities and free boundaries for the pLaplace operator.
Donatella Danielli*, Purdue University
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
(100035192) 
4:00 p.m.
Tornados and continuity for $\Delta u = u^{\alpha}$ and related equations.
Alexander M. Meadows*, Cornell University
(100035182) 
4:30 p.m.
Equivalence of Solutions to the pLaplace Equation in the Heisenberg Group.
Thomas J. Bieske*, University of South Florida
(100035163) 
5:00 p.m.
Unique continuation for second order elliptic operators: a nonCarleman approach.
Laura De Carli*, Florida International University
Steve Hudson, Florida International University
(10003556)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, II
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
A regularity result for subelliptic systems in Carnot Groups.
Emily D. Shores*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
(10003541) 
3:30 p.m.
Fundamental Solution of Kohn Laplacian on quadratic CR manifold.
Jingzhi Tie*, The University of Georgia
DerChen Chang, Georgetown University
(10003288) 
4:00 p.m.
Forwardbackward diffusion in the continuous spectrum case.
Jorge Aarao*, Claremont McKenna College
(100035221) 
4:30 p.m.
Doubly Nonlinear Parabolic Equations with singular lower order term on the Heisenberg group.
Ismail Kombe*, Oklahoma City University
(100035128) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, II
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Almost periodic flows on threemanifolds.
Kelly Delp*, University of California at Santa Barbara
(10005775) 
3:30 p.m.
Closed Essential Surfaces in the Complements of Large Volume Berge Knots.
Ken Baker*, The University of Georgia at Athens
(100057145) 
4:00 p.m.
Noncyclic covers of knot complements.
Nathan Darrell Broaddus*, Cornell University
(100057112) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion 
5:00 p.m.
Polygonal Links and Crossing Number.
Rollie Trapp*, California State University, San Bernardino
(10005791) 
5:30 p.m.
Hyperbolic Volume vs. Knot Polynomials.
Oliver Dasbach*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
XiaoSong Lin, UC Riverside
(100057207)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Geometric Methods in Learning Theory, II
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Vladimir Koltchinskii, University of New Mexico vlad@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Local Rademacher averages and empirical minimization.
Peter L Bartlett*, University of California at Berkeley
(100060141) 
4:00 p.m.
Fast Rates to Bayes for Support Vector Machines.
Ingo Steinwart*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100060203) 
5:00 p.m.
Anomaly Detection is Classification.
Clint Scovel*, Modeling, Algorithmics, and Informatics Group, CCS3, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100060202)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics for Secondary Teachers: Curriculum and Assessment, II
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Adriana Aceves, University of New Mexico aceves@math.unm.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico umland@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Computer Algebra Systems in the Preparation of Middle School and High School Mathematics Teachers.
Gary A Harris*, Department of Mathematics and StatisticsTexas Tech University
(10009744) 
4:00 p.m.
Mathematics Content Courses for Middle School Teachers.
David R. Finston*, New Mexico State University
Douglas S. Kurtz, New Mexico State University
(100097100) 
5:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, II
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

3:00 p.m.
Differential Equations for Dyson Processes.
Craig A. Tracy, University of California, Davis
Harold Widom*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(10006050) 
4:00 p.m.
Averages of Characteristic Polynomials in Random Matrix Theory.
Alexei Borodin*, Clay Mathematics Institute and California Institute of Technology
Eugene Strahov, California Institute of Technology
(10006076)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, II
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Superrigidity for holomorphic mappings between hyperquadrics of different dimensions.
M. S. Baouendi*, University of California, San Diego
Xiaojun Huang, Rutgers University
(100032180) 
4:00 p.m.
Effective Estimates of Subelliptic Gain for the $\bar\partial$Neumann Problem.
Andreea C Nicoara*, Harvard University
(100032102) 
5:00 p.m.
Convergence of formal holomorphic mappings between realanalytic hypersurfaces.
Robert Juhlin*, Department of Mathematics, University of California San Diego
(100032170) 
5:30 p.m.
Rational Approximation on the Unit Sphere in $\mathbb{C}^2$.
John T Anderson*, College of the Holy Cross
John Wermer, Brown University
(10003234)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

3:00 p.m.
Plane curves moving with a complete intersection threefold.
Holger P Kley*, Colorado State University
(100014199) 
3:30 p.m.
Remarks on vector bundles on Projective spaces.
Mohan Kumar Neithalath*, Washington University in St. Louis
(100014144) 
4:00 p.m.
ACM Bundles on Hypersurfaces.
A. Prabhakar Rao*, University of MissouriSt.Louis
(100014162) 
4:30 p.m.
Holomorphic surgery for vector bundles.
Elizabeth T. Gasparim*, New Mexico State University
(100014108) 
5:00 p.m.
Dualities and Classical Geometry of the Moduli Space of Vector Bundles of Rank 3.
Quang Minh Nguyen*, University of Michigan  Department of Mathematics
(10001436)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, II
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
On the Controversy over Tailweight of Distributions.
C C Heyde, Australia National University and Columbia University
S G Kou*, Columbia University
(10009008) 
4:00 p.m.
Multiscale Parameter Variation in Pricing of Derivatives.
Knut Solna*, UC Irvine
(100000125) 
5:00 p.m.
A Model for Monetary Shocks.
Jerry L. Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jenny X. Li, The Pennsylvania State University
(10009009)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, II
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

3:00 p.m.
Virtual Braids and the $L$move.
Sofia Lambropoulou*, Department of Mathematics, National Technical University of Athens
Louis H. Kauffman, Mathematics Department, University of Illinois at Chicago
(10005755) 
4:00 p.m.
Virtual Links and the Generalized WittenReshetikhinTuraev Invariant.
H A Dye*, United States Military Academy
Louis H Kauffman, University of Illinois at Chicago
(10005742) 
4:30 p.m.
On Correlation Schemes.
Fernando J. O. Souza*, University of Iowa
(100005214) 
5:00 p.m.
Graphs Applied in Theory of WhiteBox Software Testing.
Nikita A Sakhanenko*, Los Alamos National Laboratory/University of New Mexico
Hanna E Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Robert M Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10006865) 
5:30 p.m.
Vector space of paths and completeness of WhiteBox software testing.
Hanna E. Makaruk*, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos NM
Robert M. Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Nikita A. Sakhanenko, University of New Mexico and Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100068146)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, II
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Elliptic curves over function fields.
J Felipe Voloch*, Dept. Math., Univ of Texas at Austin
(10001113) 
4:00 p.m.
Ranks of quadratic twists of elliptic curves and random matrix theory.
Douglas Ulmer*, University of Arizona
(100011167) 
5:00 p.m.
A proof of the Semistable Conjecture.
Wieslawa Krystyna Niziol*, University of Utah
(100011177)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, II
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

3:00 p.m.
PattersonSelberg zeta function for the BTZ black hole.
Floyd L. Williams*, Dept.Math./Univ.Mass.at Amherst
(10005325) 
4:00 p.m.
Noncommutative residue and conformal invariants.
William J Ugalde*, Purdue University
(100053111) 
5:00 p.m.
Two new Weyltype bounds for the fixed membrane.
Lotfi Hermi*, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
(10003511) 
5:30 p.m.
Beyond the classical Weyl and Colin de Verdi\`ere's formulas for Schr\"odinger operators with polynomial magnetic and electric fields.
Mitya Boyarchenko, Department of Mathematics, University of Chicago
Sergei Levendorskii*, Department of Economics, University of Texas at Austin
(10003520)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, II
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Hamiltonian twoforms in K\"ahler Geometry.
Vestislav Apostolov*, Universit\'e du Qu\'ebec \`a Montr\'eal
(100053148) 
3:30 p.m.
Weakly Bochnerflat K\"ahler metrics.
V. Apostolov, UQAM, Montreal
D. M. J. Calderbank, University of Edinburgh
P. Gauduchon, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France
C. W. TonnesenFriedman*, Union College
(10005387) 
4:00 p.m.
The signature of smooth 4manifolds with $S^1$ actions.
Rafael Herrera*, The City University of New York, CSI
Haydee Herrera, Rutgers University, Camden
(100053127) 
4:30 p.m.
The geometry of compact homogeneous spaces with two isotropy summands.
William Dickinson, Grand Valley State University
Megan M. Kerr*, Wellesley College
(100053142) 
5:00 p.m.
ConformallyEinstein K\"ahler metrics on compact manifolds with boundary.
Gideon Maschler*, University of Toronto
(100053178)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, II
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Mathematical Analysis of Certain Analytic Subgrid Scale Models of Turbulence.
Edriss S Titi*, University of California Irvine, and Weizmann Institute of Science
(100076217) 
3:30 p.m.
Equationfree multiscale computation for compressible fluid flows.
Jimmy Fung*, California Institute of Technology
(100076197) 
4:00 p.m.
Kinematic Simulation of LogLayer Turbulence using the Langevin Equation.
Christopher A. Jeffery*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100076206) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion 
5:00 p.m.
Comparison of Euleralpha and vortex blob regularization of vortex filaments and sheets.
Monika Nitsche*, University of New Mexico
Darryl Holm, Los Alamos National Laboratory/Imperial College
Vakhtang Putkaradze, University of New Mexico
(10003599)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:15 p.m.4:25 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers
Room 334, Dane Smith Hall

3:15 p.m.
A Mean Value Theorem for Quadrinomials.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee University
(10003073) 
3:30 p.m.
Eliminating Redundant Linear Constraints in Semidefinite Programming.
Shafiu Jibrin*, Northern Arizona University
James Swift, Northern Arizona University
Daniel Stover, Northen Ariozona University
(10009061) 
3:45 p.m.
Techniques of Statistical Mechanics Applied to Macroeconomics.
Rod Freed*, California State University Dominguez Hills
Lily Llamas, California State University at Dominguez Hills
(100062218) 
4:00 p.m.
A study on the Johnson noise in transient temperatures using the sum of random sinusoidal signals.
Byung Soo Moon*, Utah State University
(100065209) 
4:15 p.m.
An initial value problem for eigenvalues of certain matrices.
Donald Beken, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Ralph DeMarr*, University of New Mexico
(10001524)

3:15 p.m.

Saturday October 16, 2004, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Reception (Hosted by the Department of Mathematics)
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall
Sunday October 17, 2004

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
On the two phase Stefan problem.
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University
Charles Moore*, Kansas State University
(100035116) 
8:30 a.m.
Generalized GagliardoNirenberg inequalities and Hodge systems in $\mathbb R^n$.
Loredana Lanzani*, University of Arkansas
Elias M. Stein, Princeton University
(10003589) 
9:00 a.m.
The HeleShaw problem as a Mesa type limit of Stefan problems in exterior domains.
Ivan A Blank*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Marianne K Korten, Kansas State University
Charles N Moore, Kansas State University
(100035164) 
9:30 a.m.
On the pointwise jump condition at the free boundary in the one phase Stefan problem with a "mushy" zone.
Marianne K Korten*, Kansas State University
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
(100035129) 
10:00 a.m.
DivergenceMeasure Fields, Sets of Finite Perimeter, and Conservation Laws.
Monica Torres*, Northwestern University
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University
(10003579) 
10:30 a.m.
Nonsmooth change of variables.
David Swanson*, University of Louisville
(100026175)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, III
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Knots with Unknotting Number 1.
Cameron McA Gordon*, University of Texas at Austin
John E Luecke, University of Texas at Austin
(100057189) 
8:30 a.m.
Discretized configuration spaces.
Aaron D. Abrams*, Emory University and MSRI
(100057213) 
9:00 a.m.
Braid representations and braided tensor categories.
Imre Tuba*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(100020223) 
9:30 a.m.
Discussion 
10:00 a.m.
Braid Groups on Graphs.
Lucas A Sabalka*, U. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Daniel Farley, U. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(100020201) 
10:30 a.m.
The ThreeEigenvalue Problem and Applications to the Braid Group.
Eric C Rowell*, Indiana University
Michael Larsen, Indiana University
Zhenghan Wang, Indiana University
(10002090)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, III
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

8:00 a.m.
The minimum principle and disk envelopes.
Evgeny A. Poletsky*, Syracuse University
(100032121) 
9:00 a.m.
CR Umbilic Points on Real Ellipsoids in Complex 2Spaces.
Xiaojun Huang*, Rutgers University at New Brunswick
(100032140) 
10:00 a.m.
Ideal sheaves in Banach spaces.
Laszlo Lempert*, Purdue University
(10003298)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, III
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

8:00 a.m.
Pricing Functionals and Pricing Measures.
Ambar Niel Sengupta*, Louisiana State University
(10009106) 
9:00 a.m.
Asymptotic option pricing under a pure jump process.
Seongjoo Song*, Purdue University
(100060143) 
10:00 a.m.
Consistent aggregation of risk factor models.
Greg Anderson, Florida State University
Lisa Goldberg, Florida State University
Alec Kercheval*, Florida State University
Guy Miller, Florida State University
Kathy Sorge, Florida State University
(100090173)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, III
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

8:00 a.m.
NonEquilibrium Systems and Irreversible Processes  from the perspective of Continuous Topological Evolution.
R. M. Kiehn*, Physics Department, University of Houston
(10008031) 
8:30 a.m.
RotaBaxter algebras in renormalization of QFT.
K EbrahimiFard, University of Bonn, Germany
L Guo*, Rutgers University at Newark
D Kreimer, IHES
(100081200) 
9:00 a.m.
MathAction  Collaborative Mathematics on the Web using Axiom and REDUCE.
William S Page*, Kingston, Ontario
(100068157) 
9:30 a.m.
A functor from cyclic operads to chain complexes.
James Conant*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Karen Vogtmann, Cornell University
(10001863) 
10:00 a.m.
NonCommutative Worlds and the FeynmanDyson Derivation of Electromagnetism.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(100078193)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, III
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

8:00 a.m.
The spectral function for spinors.
Doojin Hong*, Grinnell College
(100053168) 
8:30 a.m.
Zeta and eta invariants for chiral bag boundary conditions.
Klaus Kirsten*, Baylor University
(10005846) 
9:30 a.m.
Topics in Spectral and Fractal Geometry.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
Ben Hambly, Oxford University, UK
(10005835) 
10:30 a.m.
A tube formula for the Koch snowflake curve, with applications to complex dimensions.
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Erin P.J. Pearse*, University of California, Riverside
(10003718)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

8:30 a.m.
Polyhedral geometry of representations of the McKay quiver.
Alastair Craw, SUNY Stonybrook
Diane Maclagan*, Rutgers University
Rekha R. Thomas, University of Washington
(100014198) 
9:00 a.m.
The maximum likelihood degree and the likelihood equations.
Fabrizio Catanese, Universitaet Bayreuth
Serkan Hosten*, San Francisco State University, Mathematics Department
Amit Khetan, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(100014185) 
9:30 a.m.
Associated primes of local cohomology modules and Frobenius powers.
Anurag K. Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
Irena Swanson*, New Mexico State University
(10001366) 
10:00 a.m.
Proper Actions of the Additive Group.
David R. Finston*, New Mexico State University
James K. Deveney, Virginia Commonwealth University
(100014104) 
10:30 a.m.
Construction of hyperplane arrangements with nonvanishing local system cohomology.
Yukihito Kawahara*, MSRI / Tokyo Metropolitan University
(10001453)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, III
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

8:30 a.m.
The physical mechanisms of twodimensional turbulence: Inverse and direct cascade processes.
Robert E Ecke*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100076216) 
9:00 a.m.
Shockdriven transition to turbulence: curiouser and curiouser.
Peter Vorobieff*, The University of New Mexico
(100076204) 
9:30 a.m.
Hydrodynamic Spatiotemporal Complexity.
Juan M Lopez*, Arizona State University
(100076122) 
10:00 a.m.
Simulation of geophysical turbulence: Dynamic grid deformation.
Piotr K. Smolarkiewicz*, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Joseph M. Prusa, Iowa State University
(100039105) 
10:30 a.m.
Braiding Patterns on an Inclined Plane.
Vakhtang Putkaradze*, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Keith Mertens, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Peter Vorobieff, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Mexico
(100076154)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, III
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Vortices in the GinzburgLandau model of superconductivity.
Sylvia Serfaty*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
(100035124) 
9:30 a.m.
Localization of vortices for the GinzburgLandau energy functional.
Daniel Spirn*, University of Minnesota
(10003596) 
10:00 a.m.
Vortices and current in the threedimensional thinfilm GinzburgLandau model of superconductivity.
Dmitry Glotov*, University of Connecticut
(100035194) 
10:30 a.m.
The TimeDependent GinzburgLandau Equations in Three Dimensions.
P. Bauman, Purdue University
H. Jadallah*, New Mexico Tech
D. Phillips, Purdue University
(100035176)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, III
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Notions of convexity in Carnot groups.
DuyMinh Nhieu*, Department of Mathematics, Georgetown University
(10002692) 
9:30 a.m.
Properties of Subelliptic Cones in Carnot Groups.
Thomas J. Bieske*, University of South Florida
Juan J. Manfredi, University of Pittsburgh
(100035158) 
10:00 a.m.
Intrinsic graphs and minimal surfaces in the Heisenberg group.
Francesco Serra Cassano*, Department of MathematicsUniversity of Trento
(100049109) 
10:30 a.m.
Singular Integral Operators Associated to Curves with Rational Components.
Magali FolchGabayet*, Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
James Wright, School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh
(10004339)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, III
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

9:00 a.m.
Distribution Functions for Edge Eigenvalues in Orthogonal and Symplectic Ensembles: Painlev\'e Representations.
Momar Dieng*, University of California, Davis
Craig Tracy, University of California, Davis
(100060159) 
10:00 a.m.
Poisson statistics for the largest eigenvalues of Wigner and sample covariance random matrices with heavy tails of matrix entries distributions.
Alexander Soshnikov*, University of California at Davis
(10006010)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, III
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
Moduli spaces of pdivisible groups with relation to the local Langlands correspondences.
Elena Mantovan*, University of California at Berkeley
(100011196) 
10:00 a.m.
Variations on a Theme of Stark.
Stefan Erickson*, University of California, San Diego
(100011190)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, III
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
On Lagrangian Catenoids.
David E. Blair*, Michigan State University
Alfonso Carriazo, Universidad de Sevilla
(100053149) 
9:30 a.m.
Isoparametric hypersurfaces by Lie sphere geometry.
Gary R. Jensen*, Washington University
Thomas E. Cecil, College of the Holy Cross
QuoShin Chi, Washington University
(100053117) 
10:00 a.m.
Weyl curvature and almost Kahler geometry.
Tedi Draghici*, Florida International University
(10005359) 
10:30 a.m.
Knullity interactions with contact metric geometry.
Philippe Rukimbira*, Florida International University
(10005380)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
The universality of the distribution functions of random matrix theory.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Craig A. Tracy*, UC Davis
Harold Widom, UC Santa Cruz
(10006004) 
Sunday October 17, 2004, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Analytic and geometric properties of CR manifolds and their mappings.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Peter Ebenfelt*, University of California San Diego
(10003202) 
Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, IV
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Mathematical problems of gel swelling.
M C Calderer*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(100035226) 
3:30 p.m.
The phase transition between the chiral nematic and smectic liquid crystals.
Sookyung Joo*, IMA, University of Minnesota
Daniel Phillips, Purdue Univesity
(10003560) 
4:00 p.m.
Time Evolution of Nematic Liquid Crystals.
Dmitry Golovaty*, The University of Akron
(100035211) 
4:30 p.m.
Continuum theory for flows of liquid crystal polymers.
Qi Wang, Florida State University
Zhenlu Cui*, Florida State University
(100076224) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, IV
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
On the positive solutions to the linearized MongeAmpere equation.
Diego M Maldonado*, University of Kansas
(10003577) 
3:30 p.m.
Decay and Strichartz estimates for the discrete Schr\"odinger and KleinGordon equations.
Atanas Stefanov*, University of Kansas
Panos Kevrekidis, University of Massachusetts
(10003569) 
4:00 p.m.
On some Schr\"odinger and wave equations with time dependent potentials.
Virginia Naibo*, Department of Mathematics. University of Kansas.
Atanas Stefanov, Department of Mathematics. University of Kansas.
(10003570) 
4:30 p.m.
Weak solutions for semilinear wave equations with damping and source terms.
Petronela Radu*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(10003564) 
5:00 p.m.
Conditions sufficient for partial regularity of a minimzer in nonlinear elasticity.
Mikil Foss*, Kansas State University
(10004951) 
5:30 p.m.
Harmonic Tangent Unit Vector Fields on Polyhedra.
A Majumdar, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol, and Hewlett Packard Laboratories, Bristol, UK
J M Robbins, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol
M Zyskin*, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol
(10003529)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, IV
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Alexander invariants of line arrangements and great circle links.
Michael Falk*, Northern Arizona University and MSRI
(100057220) 
3:30 p.m.
$L^2$Alexander invariants for knots.
Weiping Li*, Oklahoma State University
(100058155) 
4:00 p.m.
Towards the computation of the noncommutative Apolynomial of twist knots.
Razvan Gelca*, Texas Tech University
Fumikazu Nagasato, Kyushu University
(100057215) 
4:30 p.m.
A variation on finite type knot invariants.
James Conant*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Jacob Mostovoy, Instituto de Matematicas (Unidad Cuernavaca) Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Ted Stanford, New Mexico State University
(10005781)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, IV
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Compact Solution Operators for $\overline\partial_b$.
P. S. Harrington*, University of South Dakota
(100032123) 
3:30 p.m.
Examples for the $\bar{\partial}_b$Neumann problem.
Robert K Hladky*, Dartmouth College
(100032188) 
4:00 p.m.
Semiglobal approximation of CR functions on BloomGraham model graphs in $\mathbb{C}^n$.
Albert Boggess, Texas A & M University
Daniel Jupiter*, Texas A & M University
(10003233)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, IV
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
Origin of Crashes in 3 US stock markets: Shocks and Bubbles.
Anders Johansen*, Humlebaek, Denmark
(10009015) 
4:00 p.m.
American options: the EPV pricing model.
Svetlana Boyarchenko, Department of Economics, The University of Texas at Austin
Sergei Levendorskii*, Department of Economics, The University of Texas at Austin
(10009019)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, IV
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

3:00 p.m.
Applications of Hopf algebra cohomology in quantum field theory and representation theory.
Bertfried Fauser*, Max Planck Institut fuer Mathematik in den Naturwissensachaften
(100016132) 
4:00 p.m.
Classical mechanics on Lie algebras, and more.
Jerzy Kocik*, Mathematics Department, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
(100053181) 
4:30 p.m.
Magnus mapping for free loops.
Liudmila Sabinina*, UAEM, Cuernavaca,Morelos, Mexico
Ricardo Diaz Gutierrez, UAEM, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
(100020179) 
5:00 p.m.
On the full "momentum space" in Double Special Relativity.
Piotr Stachura*, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
(100020166) 
5:30 p.m.
Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity and its Two Complementary Theories.
Pavol Valent*, University KF Nitra, Slovak Republik, Europe
(10008367)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, IV
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Nonzero contact and Sasakian reduction.
Oana Dr\u agulete, EPFL (Lausanne) and University "Politehnica" of Bucharest
Liviu Ornea*, University of Bucharest (Romania) and UNM at Albuquerque
(10005330) 
3:30 p.m.
Kodaira surface, its extended deformation and mirror image.
Yat Sun Poon*, University of California, Riverside
(10005395) 
4:00 p.m.
Dirac structures and Riemannian Geometry.
Aissa Wade*, Penn State University
(100053147) 
4:30 p.m.
Deformations of Hypercomplex Structures associated to Heisenberg Groups.
G Grantcharov*, Florida International University
H. Pedersen, Southern Denmark University
Y.S. Poon, University of California Riverside
(100053118) 
5:00 p.m.
$p$harmonic morphisms, minimal foliations, and rigidity of metrics.
YeLin Ou*, University of Oklahoma, USA.
(10005385)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, IV
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Modeling Small Vortical Scales as Nonlinear Solitary Waves.
John Steinhoff*, University of Tennessee Space Institute
(100076212) 
3:30 p.m.
Discussion 
4:00 p.m.
New Scenario for Transition to slow Turbulence. Turbulence like quantum chaos in three dimensional model of Euclidian quantum field theory.
Foukzon JSF Jaykov*, Israel Institute of Technology,Israel, TelAviv
(10007607)

3:00 p.m.