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2005 Fall Central Section Meeting
Lincoln, NE, October 2123, 2005
Meeting #1011
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Coding Theory

Friday October 21, 2005, 1:45 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Coding Theory, I
Room 121, Burnett Hall
Organizers:
Lance Perez, University of NebraskaLincoln lperez@unl.edu
Judy Walker, University of NebraskaLincoln jwalker@math.unl.edu

Saturday October 22, 2005, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Coding Theory, II
Room 121, Burnett Hall
Organizers:
Lance Perez, University of NebraskaLincoln lperez@unl.edu
Judy Walker, University of NebraskaLincoln jwalker@math.unl.edu

9:00 a.m.
Nested Interpolation for Reduced Complexity Soft Decoding of Reed Solomon Codes.
Ralf Koetter*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(101194382)

9:30 a.m.
Multivariate Interpolation Decoding of ReedSolomon Codes And Decoding Beyond the GuruswamiSudan Radius.
Farzad Parvaresh*, University of California, San Diego
Alexander Vardy, University of California, San Diego
(101114205)

10:00 a.m.
On linear programming bounds for codes.
Alexander Barg*, University of Maryland
(101194212)

10:30 a.m.
An Explicit Construction of Universally Decodable Matrices.
Pascal O Vontobel*, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of WisconsinMadison
Ashwin Ganesan, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of WisconsinMadison
(101194135)

11:00 a.m.
Sequences in chemistry and physics.
Jonathan I Hall*, Michigan State University
(101194303)

Saturday October 22, 2005, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Coding Theory, III
Room 121, Burnett Hall
Organizers:
Lance Perez, University of NebraskaLincoln lperez@unl.edu
Judy Walker, University of NebraskaLincoln jwalker@math.unl.edu

3:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:30 p.m.
GraphTheoretic Constructions of LDPC Codes.
Matt Koetz*, Nazareth College
(101194288)

4:00 p.m.
Minimal Pseudocodewords of Codes from Finite Geometries.
Roxana Smarandache*, Mathematics, Univ of Notre Dame/San Diego State University
Pascal O. Vontobel, Dept. of ECE, University of WisconsinMadison
(10119476)

4:30 p.m.
Pseudocodewords of LDPC codes.
Ralf Koetter, University of Illinois,Urbana, IL, 61801
WenChing Winnie Li*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802
Pascal O. Vontobel, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706
Judy L. Walker, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 685880130
(101105235)

Sunday October 23, 2005, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical and Engineering Aspects of Coding Theory, IV
Room 121, Burnett Hall
Organizers:
Lance Perez, University of NebraskaLincoln lperez@unl.edu
Judy Walker, University of NebraskaLincoln jwalker@math.unl.edu

9:00 a.m.
Duality Theory for SpaceTime Codes over Finite Fields.
David Grant*, University of Colorado at Boulder
Mahesh K Varanasi, University of Colorado at Boulder
(101194291)

9:30 a.m.
McEliece Theorems for Cyclic Codes over Galois Rings.
Daniel J. Katz*, Princeton University, Department of Mathematics
(101105253)

10:00 a.m.
sExtremal Additive GF(4) Codes.
JonLark Kim*, University of Louisville
Judy Walker, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(101194289)

10:30 a.m.
SelfDual Codes over $Z_8$ and $Z_9$.
Steven Dougherty, University of Scranton
Aaron Gulliver*, University of Victoria
(101194144)

11:00 a.m.
Invariantbased Face Recognition.
Nigel Boston*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(101122283)
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