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 Special Functions, Orthogonal Polynomials, and their Applications

Saturday October 23, 2004, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Orthogonal Polynomials, and their Applications, I
Room L 158, Technological Institute
Organizers:
George Gasper, Northwestern University george@math.northwestern.edu
Ahmed I. Zayed, DePaul University azayed@math.depaul.edu

9:00 a.m.
Orthogonal polynomials and coefficients of modular forms.
Sharon Frechette, College of Holy Cross
Ken Ono*, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Matthew Papanikolas, Texas A&M University
(100111166) 
9:30 a.m.
A new formula for 9 squares and Humbert's class number formulas.
Stephen C. Milne*, The Ohio State University
(100111412) 
10:00 a.m.
Generalized Lambert series identities.
Song Heng Chan*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(100111341) 
10:30 a.m.
The compact representation of a Leonard pair.
Paul M Terwilliger*, Math Department, University of WisconsinMadison
(100133227) 
11:00 a.m.
Orthogonal Polynomials in Two Discrete Variables Related to the Quantum Group $U_q(so(5))$.
Alexander Rozenblyum*, New York City College of Technology, CUNY
(10013343)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Orthogonal Polynomials, and their Applications, II
Room L 158, Technological Institute
Organizers:
George Gasper, Northwestern University george@math.northwestern.edu
Ahmed I. Zayed, DePaul University azayed@math.depaul.edu

3:00 p.m.
Ramanujan Continued Fractions and Orthogonal Polynomials.
Mourad E H Ismail*, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 33218
Dennis Stanton, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
(100133315) 
3:30 p.m.
A conditionally convergent double series of ordinary Bessel functions in Ramanujan's lost notebook.
Bruce C. Berndt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(100133241) 
4:00 p.m.
On Generalizations of Certain WellKnown $q$series Identities Associated to Root Systems.
Hasan Coskun*, Texas A&M UniversityCommerce
(100133163) 
4:30 p.m.
Poisson Kernel for the associated continuos q Jacobi Polynomials.
Mizan Rahman, Carleton University
Tariq M Qazi*, Virginia State University
(100133151) 
5:00 p.m.
Summation, transformation, and expansion formulas for elliptic, modular, and theta hypergeometric series.
George Gasper*, Northwestern University
(10013330)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Orthogonal Polynomials, and their Applications, III
Room L 158, Technological Institute
Organizers:
George Gasper, Northwestern University george@math.northwestern.edu
Ahmed I. Zayed, DePaul University azayed@math.depaul.edu

9:00 a.m.
A Generalization of the Prolate Spheroidal Wave Functions.
Ahmed I Zayed*, DePaul University
(100133316) 
9:30 a.m.
A new method of calculating values of prolate spheroidal wave functions.
Gilbert G. Walter*, UWMilwaukee
Tatiana Soleski, UWMilwaukee
(10014172) 
10:00 a.m.
A new approach to the orthogonality of the Laguerre and Hermite polynomials.
Slobodan B. Trickovic*, University of Nis, Serbia
Miomir S. Stankovic, University of Nis, Serbia
(10013316) 
10:30 a.m.
Asymptotic analysis of the Krawtchouk polynomials by the WKB method.
Diego Dominici*, SUNY New Paltz
(10014128) 
11:00 a.m.
Analysis of the Paraxial Wave Equation: An Application of Special Functions.
Pete A McCoy*, U.S. Naval Academy
Reza MalekMadani, U.S. Naval Academy
(100133153)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:25 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Orthogonal Polynomials, and their Applications, IV
Room L 158, Technological Institute
Organizers:
George Gasper, Northwestern University george@math.northwestern.edu
Ahmed I. Zayed, DePaul University azayed@math.depaul.edu

3:00 p.m.
Secondorder superintegrable systems on conformally flat spaces.
Willard Miller*, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
(10013396) 
3:30 p.m.
The coexistence problem for the Heun equation.
Hans W Volkmer*, Univeristy of WisconsinMilwaukee
(100133217) 
4:00 p.m.
A nonlinear differential equation satisfied by modular forms with level 2.
Heekyoung Hahn*, University of Rochester
(100133193)

3:00 p.m.