AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2006 Fall Central Section Meeting
Cincinnati, OH, October 2122, 2006 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1020
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Ergodic Theory

Saturday October 21, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, I
Room 519, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Nikos Frantzikinakis, Pennsylvania State University nikos@math.psu.edu
Bryna R. Kra, Northwestern University kra@math.northwestern.edu
Mate Wierdl, University of Memphis mw@csi.hu

8:30 a.m.
Divergent Square Averages.
R. Daniel Mauldin*, Mathematics Department, University of North Texas
Zoltan Buczolich, Analysis Dept., Eotvos Lorand Univ. Budapest
(102037252)

9:00 a.m.
Expansive Cellular Automata on Subshift Spaces of Dimension D.
Emily Gamber*, Santa Fe Institute
(102037200)

9:30 a.m.
Partitions with independent iterates in random dynamical systems.
Andres del Junco*, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Toronto
Boris Begun, Hebrew University
(10202856)

10:00 a.m.
Idempotence and polynomiality.
Randall McCutcheon*, Memphis
(102011244)

10:30 a.m.
On the identification of points by Borel semiflows.
David M McClendon*, Northwestern University
(10203768)

11:00 a.m.
$\mathbb Z^d$ actions, rank one and F\o lner sets.
E. Arthur Robinson, Jr., George Washington University
Ayse A Sahin*, DePaul University
(10203769)

Saturday October 21, 2006, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, II
Room 519, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Nikos Frantzikinakis, Pennsylvania State University nikos@math.psu.edu
Bryna R. Kra, Northwestern University kra@math.northwestern.edu
Mate Wierdl, University of Memphis mw@csi.hu

3:00 p.m.
Breaking the duality in the "Return times" theorem.
Ciprian Demeter*, University of California, Los Angeles
(10203773)

3:30 p.m.
WM sets  definitions, Ramsey properties and open problems.
Alexander Fish*, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, currently Ohio State University
(102037105)

4:00 p.m.
Projectional Entropy in Higher Dimensional Shifts of Finite Type.
Aimee S. A. Johnson*, Swarthmore College
Kathleen Madden, Drew University
Steve Kass, Drew University
(102037129)

4:30 p.m.
Convergence of Polynomial Ergodic Averages of Several Variables for Some Commuting Transformations.
Michael C R Johnson*, Northwestern University
(102037184)

5:00 p.m.
On the uniqueness of measures of full Hausdorff dimension for some compact invariant sets.
Yuki Yayama*, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(102037175)

Sunday October 22, 2006, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, III
Room 519, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Nikos Frantzikinakis, Pennsylvania State University nikos@math.psu.edu
Bryna R. Kra, Northwestern University kra@math.northwestern.edu
Mate Wierdl, University of Memphis mw@csi.hu

9:00 a.m.
Adic transformations and random walks, I.
Sarah Bailey Frick*, The Ohio State University
Karl Petersen, University of North Carolina
(102037130)

9:30 a.m.
Adic transformations and random walks, II.
Sarah Bailey, Ohio State University
Karl Petersen*, University of North Carolina
(102037106)

10:00 a.m.
Bounds for Square Functions of Differences in Ergodic Theory.
Joseph Rosenblatt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Mary Liu, Eastern Kentucky University
(10202854)

10:30 a.m.
On an Argument of Shkredov on TwoDimensional Corners in a Finite Field Setting.
Michael T Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
William C McClain*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(102005202)

11:00 a.m.
Perturbations of Multidimensional Shifts of Finite Type.
Ronnie Pavlov*, The Ohio State University
(102037205)

Sunday October 22, 2006, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Special Session on Ergodic Theory, IV
Room 519, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Nikos Frantzikinakis, Pennsylvania State University nikos@math.psu.edu
Bryna R. Kra, Northwestern University kra@math.northwestern.edu
Mate Wierdl, University of Memphis mw@csi.hu
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