AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:21:44
2004 Fall Central Section Meeting
Evanston, IL, October 2324, 2004
Meeting #1001
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Iterated Function Systems and Analysis on Fractals

Saturday October 23, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Iterated Function Systems and Analysis on Fractals, I
Room L 160, Technological Institute
Organizers:
KaSing Lau, Chinese University of Hong Kong kslau@math.cuhk.edu.hk
Stephen S.T. Yau, University of Illinois at Chicago yau@uic.edu

8:30 a.m.
Orthogonal families of exponentials.
Steen Pedersen*, Wright State University
(100128361) 
9:00 a.m.
Variable coefficient Iterated Function Systems associated with multiresolution analysis.
Palle E. T. Jorgensen*, University of Iowa
(10014605) 
9:30 a.m.
Refinable functions with arbitrary dilations.
Yang Wang*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dejun Feng, Tsinghua University
(10012807) 
10:00 a.m.
The 3x+1 Semigroup.
David Applegate, At&T LabsResearch
Jeffrey C Lagarias*, University of Michigan
(100111352) 
10:30 a.m.
On the Connectedness and Disklikeness of Selfaffine Tiles.
KaSing Lau*, Department of Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
King Shun Leung, Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong Inst.of Education
(10012654)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Iterated Function Systems and Analysis on Fractals, II
Room L 160, Technological Institute
Organizers:
KaSing Lau, Chinese University of Hong Kong kslau@math.cuhk.edu.hk
Stephen S.T. Yau, University of Illinois at Chicago yau@uic.edu

3:00 p.m.
Some good news about those gaps in the spectrum of the Laplacian on certain fractals.
Robert S. Strichartz*, Math Dept, Cornell Univ,
(10012842) 
3:30 p.m.
Selfsimilar Dirichlet forms on p.c.f. fractals.
B. M. Hambly, University of Oxford
V. Metz, Bielefeld University
A. Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
(100146410) 
4:00 p.m.
Local structures and differentiation on fractals.
Martina C. Zähle*, Mathematical Institute, University of Jena, Germany
(10012878) 
4:30 p.m.
Measurable Riemannian geometry on a selfsimilar set, energy measue and heat kernel estimate.
Jun Kigami*, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
(10013147) 
5:00 p.m.
Quasisymmetric and quasiconformal equivalence of postcritically finite selfsimilar sets.
Jeremy T. Tyson*, University of Illinois
JangMei G. Wu, University of Illinois
(100130142) 
5:30 p.m.
Entropy spectrum of Banach valued Birkhoff ergodic average.
Aihua Fan*, Picardie University
(100137150)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Iterated Function Systems and Analysis on Fractals, III
Room L 160, Technological Institute
Organizers:
KaSing Lau, Chinese University of Hong Kong kslau@math.cuhk.edu.hk
Stephen S.T. Yau, University of Illinois at Chicago yau@uic.edu

8:30 a.m.
Gaussian Random Fields and Salem Sets.
Yimin Xiao*, Michigan State University
(10016081) 
9:00 a.m.
Break 
9:30 a.m.
General finite type IFS and Mmatrix.
Stephen S.T. Yau*, Dept. of Math. Stat. & Computer Sci., University of Illinois at Chicago
Ning Jin, Dept. of Math., Nanjing University, China
(10013711) 
10:00 a.m.
A generalized finite type condition for iterated function systems.
KaSing Lau, Department of Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
SzeMan Ngai*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Georgia Southern University
(100128112) 
10:30 a.m.
Asymptotical Geometry of Cantor Systems.
Yunping Jiang*, CUNY/CAS
(10013777)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Iterated Function Systems and Analysis on Fractals, IV
Room L 160, Technological Institute
Organizers:
KaSing Lau, Chinese University of Hong Kong kslau@math.cuhk.edu.hk
Stephen S.T. Yau, University of Illinois at Chicago yau@uic.edu

3:00 p.m.
A NonAdditive Thermodynamic Formalism.
Yakov Pesin, Penn State University
Anna Mummert*, Penn State University
(10013719) 
3:30 p.m.
Diophantine Approximation for Conformal Measures of OneDimensional Iterated Function Systems.
Mariusz Urbanski*, University of North Texas
(10013714) 
4:00 p.m.
Complex Dimensions of SelfSimilar Fractals: OneDimensional Theory and the Example of the Koch Snowflake Curve in Two Dimensions.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
Erin P. J. Pearse, University of California, Riverside
(10012861) 
4:30 p.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
(10013722) 
5:00 p.m.
Housdorff Dimension of General Sierpinski Carpets in $R^m$.
Ning Jin*, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607
(100137419)

3:00 p.m.