AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, April 23, 2005 00:22:16
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
Special Session on Geometry and Physics

Saturday April 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Physics, I
Room 1112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Xianzhe Dai, University of California Santa Barbara dai@math.ucsb.edu
Zhiqin Lu, University of California Irvine zlu@math.uci.edu

8:00 a.m.
Ideal boundary conditions, intersection cohomology and Leray spectral sequences.
Eugenie Hunsicker*, Lawrence University
(10075869) 
9:00 a.m.
Constructing solutions to the Einstein constraint equations.
Daniel Pollack*, University of Washington
(100783135) 
10:00 a.m.
On Boundary Effects in Static Vacuum Initial Data Sets.
Pengzi Miao*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(10078397) 
10:30 a.m.
Symmetries of the mhypergeometric function.
Oleg A. Gleizer*, Los Angeles, California
(10073325)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 16, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Physics, II
Room 1112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Xianzhe Dai, University of California Santa Barbara dai@math.ucsb.edu
Zhiqin Lu, University of California Irvine zlu@math.uci.edu

3:00 p.m.
Elliptic operators on locally symmetric spaces.
Rafe Mazzeo*, Stanford University
(100758112) 
4:00 p.m.
New K\"ahlerEinstein metrics on almost homogeneous manifolds, Calabi flows and extremal solitons.
Zhuangdan Daniel Guan*, University of California at Riverside
(10075383) 
5:00 p.m.
Conformal gap theorems and finiteness theorems.
Alice Chang, Department of Mathematics, Princeton University
Jie Qing*, Department of Mathematics, UCSC
Paul Yang, Department of Mathematics, Princeton University
(100753195)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 17, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Physics, III
Room 1112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Xianzhe Dai, University of California Santa Barbara dai@math.ucsb.edu
Zhiqin Lu, University of California Irvine zlu@math.uci.edu

8:00 a.m.
Mirror symmetry and Langlands duality in the mixed Hodge structure of character varieties of Riemann surfaces.
Tamas Hausel*, University of Texas at Austin
(10075145) 
9:00 a.m.
Homological mirror symmetry for weighted projective spaces through constructible sheaves.
WeiDong Ruan*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(10075374) 
10:00 a.m.
Analytic torsion near singular CalabiYau threefolds.
Hao Fang*, Institute for Advanced Study
Zhiqin Lu, UC Irvine
KenIchi Yoshikawa, University of Tokyo
(10075368)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 17, 2005, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Physics, IV
Room 1112, Girvetz Hall
Organizers:
Xianzhe Dai, University of California Santa Barbara dai@math.ucsb.edu
Zhiqin Lu, University of California Irvine zlu@math.uci.edu

3:00 p.m.
Sharp gradient estimate and Yau's Liouville theorem for the heat equation on noncompact manifolds.
Philippe Souplet, Department of Mathematics, University of Picardie, France
Qi S. Zhang*, Math. Dept. UC Riverside
(10075886) 
4:00 p.m.
Convexity of moment map and Chern number inequality.
Naichung Conan Leung, University of Minnesota
Xiaowei Wang*, UCLA
(100714207)

3:00 p.m.