AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, May 6, 2006 00:24:07
2006 Spring Western Section Meeting
San Francisco, CA, April 2930, 2006 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1018
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Connections to Dynamics, Geometric Measure Theory, Mathematical Physics and Number Theory

Saturday April 29, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Connections to Dynamics, Geometric Measure Theory, Mathematical Physics and Number Theory, I
Room 325, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside lapidus@math.ucr.edu
Erin P. Pearse, University of California Riverside epearse@math.ucr.edu
Machiel van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley State College vanframa@uvsc.edu

8:00 a.m.
On planar selfsimilar sets with a dense set of rotations.
Kemal Ilgar Eroglu*, University of Washington
(10182820) 
8:30 a.m.
Sums of twodimensional spectral triples.
Cristina Ivan*, University of Hannover
(10184689) 
9:00 a.m.
A Trace on Fractal Graphs and the Ihara Zeta Function.
Daniele Guido, Dip. Matematica, Univ. Roma 'Tor Vergata', Roma, Italy
Tommaso Isola*, Dip. Matematica, Univ. Roma 'Tor Vergata', Roma, Italy
Michel L. Lapidus, Dept. Mathematics, Univ. California, Riverside, USA
(101846186) 
9:30 a.m.
Complex Fractal Dimensions and Zeta Functions: Shape and Sound of Fractal Strings.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
(101828104) 
10:00 a.m.
Tube formulas and complex dimensions of selfsimilar tilings.
Erin P. J. Pearse*, U.C., Riverside
Michel L. Lapidus, U.C., Riverside
(10183735) 
10:30 a.m.
Multifractal Strings and Zeta Functions.
John A. Rock*, University of California, Riverside
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Jacques LevyVehel, INRIA Rocquencourt
(10180076)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 29, 2006, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Connections to Dynamics, Geometric Measure Theory, Mathematical Physics and Number Theory, II
Room 325, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside lapidus@math.ucr.edu
Erin P. Pearse, University of California Riverside epearse@math.ucr.edu
Machiel van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley State College vanframa@uvsc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Curvature measures and fractals.
Steffen Winter*, Universität Jena, Germany
(10185126) 
3:30 p.m.
Mean curvatures of random selfsimilar sets.
Martina Z\"ahle*, Mathematical Institute, University of Jena (Germany)
(10182827) 
4:00 p.m.
SelfAffine Tiles and Basic Digit Sets.
Yang Wang*, Georgia Institute of Mathematics
(10182881) 
4:30 p.m.
Characteristic Polynomials and SelfAffine Tiles.
XingGang He, Dept of Math., Central China Normal University
KaSing Lau*, Dept of Math., The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(10182699) 
5:00 p.m.
Metric geometry of hyperspaces.
Leonid V. Kovalev, Texas A&M University
Jeremy T. Tyson*, University of Illinois
(101828107)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 30, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Connections to Dynamics, Geometric Measure Theory, Mathematical Physics and Number Theory, III
Room 325, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside lapidus@math.ucr.edu
Erin P. Pearse, University of California Riverside epearse@math.ucr.edu
Machiel van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley State College vanframa@uvsc.edu

8:00 a.m.
A Survey of Results Involving Vertex Replacement Rules.
Michelle Previte*, Penn State Erie
(10185118) 
8:30 a.m.
Semilinear PDE on Regions with Fractal Boundary and Semilinear PdE on Graphs; Automated Branch Following and Symmetry.
John M Neuberger*, Northern Arizona University
Nandor Sieben, NAU
James W Swift, NAU
(101835240) 
9:00 a.m.
Harmonic coordinates on fractals with finitely ramified cell structure.
Alexander Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
(101828154) 
9:30 a.m.
Localization on Snowflake Domains.
Britta Daudert*, UC Riverside
(101865110) 
10:00 a.m.
Hausdorff and Packing Dimension Results for Random Fields.
Yimin Xiao*, Michigan State University
(10186029) 
10:30 a.m.
Parabolic Harnack Inequality for jump processes on fractal spaces.
M. T. Barlow*, University of British Columbia
R. F. Bass, University of Connecticut
T. Kumagai, RIMS, Kyoto University
(10186047)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 30, 2006, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Connections to Dynamics, Geometric Measure Theory, Mathematical Physics and Number Theory, IV
Room 325, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside lapidus@math.ucr.edu
Erin P. Pearse, University of California Riverside epearse@math.ucr.edu
Machiel van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley State College vanframa@uvsc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Multifractals and negative dimensions.
Benoit Mandelbrot*, Yale University
(101828273) 
3:30 p.m.
Chromatic number of a graph on the integers via a Cantor set construction.
Yuval Peres*, University of California, Berkeley
(101828205) 
4:00 p.m.
Arithmetic progressions of zeros of the Riemann zeta function.
Machiel van Frankenhuijsen*, Utah Valley State College
(10181131) 
4:30 p.m.
Multifractal Analysis of Functions Arising in Number Theory.
St\'ephane Jaffard*, University Paris 12
(10182667) 
5:00 p.m.
A Fractal Supersymmetric Model for the Riemann zeta zeros.
Carlos E Castro*, Center for Theoretical Studies of Physical Systems
(10181183) 
5:30 p.m.
Minkowski sums of Cantortype sets.
Kazimierz Nikodem*, Dept. of Math., University of BielskoBiala, Poland.
(10185219)

3:00 p.m.