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 Geometric Combinatorics

Saturday October 21, 2006, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, I
Room 720, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Ezra Miller, University of Minnesota ezra@math.umn.edu
Igor Pak, Massachusetts Institute of Technology pak@math.mit.edu

Saturday October 21, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, II
Room 720, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Ezra Miller, University of Minnesota ezra@math.umn.edu
Igor Pak, Massachusetts Institute of Technology pak@math.mit.edu

3:00 p.m.
Adornments and expanding flowers.
Robert Connelly*, Cornell University
Erik D. Demaine, MIT
Martin L. Demaine, MIT
S\'andor P. Fekete, TU Braunschweig
Stefan Langerman, Univrsit\'e Libre de Bruxelles
Joseph S. B. Mitchell, Stony Brook University
Ares Rib\'o, Freie Universit\"at Berlin
G\"unter Rote, Freie Universit\"at Berlin
(102052182)

3:30 p.m.
Heat flow and a faster algorithm to compute the surface area of a convex body.
Mikhail Belkin*, The Ohio State University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Hariharan Narayanan, The University of Chicago, Department of Computer Science
Partha Niyogi, The University of Chicago, Department of Computer Science
(10200585)

4:00 p.m.
Gale and braxial polytopes.
Margaret M Bayer*, University of Kansas
Tibor Bisztriczky, University of Calgary
(102052211)

4:30 p.m.
Moebius inversion and combinatorial curvature.
Jon McCammond*, University of California  Santa Barbara
(10200595)

Sunday October 22, 2006, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, III
Room 720, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Ezra Miller, University of Minnesota ezra@math.umn.edu
Igor Pak, Massachusetts Institute of Technology pak@math.mit.edu

Sunday October 22, 2006, 2:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, IV
Room 720, Swift Hall
Organizers:
Ezra Miller, University of Minnesota ezra@math.umn.edu
Igor Pak, Massachusetts Institute of Technology pak@math.mit.edu
Inquiries: meet@ams.org