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2005 Spring Western Section Meeting
Santa Barbara, CA, April 1617, 2005
Meeting #1007
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
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Unscheduled

Unscheduled
Invited Address
Set addition and set multiplication.
MeiChu Chang*, University of California, Riverside
(100705118)

Unscheduled
Invited Address
Generalized triangle inequalities and their applications.
Michael Kapovich*, University of California, Davis
(100751126)

Unscheduled
Invited Address
Positive polynomials, a hilbertian perspective.
Mihai Putinar*, University of California Santa Barbara
(10071227)

Unscheduled
Invited Address
Advances in advancing interfaces: New techniques for propagating fronts in wave propagation and materials sciences.
James Sethian*, University of California Berkeley
(10070010)

Unscheduled
Special Session on Complexity of Computation and Algorithms
Organizers:
Mark Burgin, University of California Los Angeles mburgin@math.ucla.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Curvature in Group Theory and Combinatorics
Organizers:
Laura M. Anderson, State University of New York at Binghamton laura@math.binghamton.edu
Noel Patrick Brady, University of Oklahoma nbrady@math.ou.edu
Robin Forman, Rice University forman@math.rice.edu
Jonathan P. McCammond, University of California Santa Barbara jon.mccammond@math.ucsb.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Function Theory
Organizers:
Mihai Putinar, University of California Santa Barbara mputinar@math.ucsb.edu
Stephan R. Garcia, University of California Santa Barbara garcias@math.ucsb.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry
Organizers:
Adebisi Agboola, University of California Santa Barbara agboola@math.ucsb.edu
Cristian Dumitru Popescu, University of California San Diego cpopescu@math.ucsd.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry and Combinatorics
Organizers:
Alexander Yong, University of California Berkeley ayong@math.berkeley.edu
Allen Knutson, University of California Berkeley allenk@math.berkeley.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Recent Advances in Combinatorial Number Theory
Organizers:
MeiChu Chang, University of California Riverside mcc@math.ucr.edu
Van Ha Vu, University of California San Diego vanvu@ucsd.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Noncommutative Geometry and Algebra
Organizers:
Kenneth R. Goodearl, University of California Santa Barbara goodearl@math.ucsb.edu
J. T. Stafford, University of Michigan jts@umich.edu
J. J. Zhang, University of Washington zhang@math.washington.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Three Dimensions
Organizers:
Daryl Cooper, University of California Santa Barbara cooper@math.ucsb.edu
David Darren Long, University of California Santa Barbara long@math.ucsb.edu
Martin G. Scharlemann, University of California Santa Barbara mgscharl@math.ucsb.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Representation Theory of Algebras (in Honor of Claus Michael Ringel)
Organizers:
Alex Martsinkovsky, Northeastern University a.martsinkovsky@neu.edu
Dan Zacharia, Syracuse University zacharia@syr.edu
Birge K. HuisgenZimmermann, University of California Santa Barbara birge@math.ucsb.edu
Edward L. Green, Virginia Polytech Institute & State University green@math.vt.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Geometry and Physics
Organizers:
Xianzhe Dai, University of California Santa Barbara dai@math.ucsb.edu
Zhiqin Lu, University of California Irvine zlu@math.uci.edu

Unscheduled
Special Session on Ricci Flow/Riemannian Geometry
Organizers:
Guofang Wei, University of California Santa Barbara wei@math.ucsb.edu
Rugang Ye, University of California Santa Barbara yer@math.ucsb.edu

Unscheduled
Session for Contributed Papers
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