# AMS Sectional Meeting Special Sessions

Current as of Monday, October 16, 2006 00:25:10

### 2006 Fall Western Section Meeting

Salt Lake City, UT, October 7-8, 2006 (Saturday - Sunday)

Meeting #1019

Associate secretaries: **Michel L Lapidus**, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu

Links to abstracts will be available approximately one week (for sectional meetings) to four weeks (for national meetings) after the abstracts deadline.

#### Special Sessions

*Special Session on Commutative Algebra***Paul Roberts**, University of Utah roberts@math.utah.edu**Anurag K. Singh**, University of Utah singh@math.utah.edu**Oana Veliche**, University of Utah oveliche@math.utah.edu

*Special Session on Complex Geometry, Kaehler Groups, and Related Topics***Terrence Napier**, Lehigh University tjn2@lehigh.edu**Mohan Ramachandran**, State University of New York at Buffalo ramac-m@math.buffalo.edu**Domingo Toledo**, University of Utah toledo@math.utah.edu

*Special Session on Floer Methods in Low-dimensional Topology***Alexander Felshtyn**, Boise State University felshtyn@math.boisestate.edu**Uwe Kaiser**, Boise State University kaiser@math.boisestate.edu

*Special Session on Harmonic Analysis: Trends and Perspectives***Alex Iosevich**, University of Missouri iosevich@math.missouri.edu**Michael T. Lacey**, Georgia Institute of Technology lacey@math.gatech.edu

*Special Session on Interface of Stochastic Partial Differential Equations and Gaussian Analysis***Davar Khoshnevisan**, University of Utah davar@math.utah.edu**Eulalia Nualart**, University of Paris XIII nualart@math.univ-paris13.fr

*Special Session on Low Dimensional Topology and Geometry***Mladen Bestvina**, University of Utah bestvina@math.utah.edu**Kenneth W. Bromberg**, University of Utah bromberg@math.utah.edu

*Special Session on Mathematics Motivated by Physics***Aaron J. Bertram**, University of Utah bertram@math.utah.edu**Yuan-Pin Lee**, University of Utah yplee@math.utah.edu**Eric R. Sharpe**, University of Utah ersharpe@math.utah.edu

*Special Session on Multi-variable Operator Theory***William B. Arveson**, University of California Berkeley arveson@math.berkeley.edu**Scott A. McCullough**, University of Florida sam@math.ufl.edu**Geoffrey L. Price**, U.S. Naval Academy glp@usna.edu

*Special Session on Noncommutative Dynamical Systems***William B. Arveson**, University of California Berkeley arveson@math.berkeley.edu**Scott A. McCullough**, University of Florida sam@math.ufl.edu**Geoffrey L. Price**, U.S. Naval Academy glp@usna.edu

*Special Session on Nonconvex Variational Problems: Recent Advances and Applications***Marian Bocea**, North Dakota State University and University of Utah bocea@math.utah.edu**Andrej Cherkaev**, University of Utah cherk@math.utah.edu

*Special Session on Nonlinear Differential Equations: Methods and Applications***David G. Costa**, University of Nevada costa@unlv.nevada.edu**Zhi-Qiang Wang**, Utah State University zhi-qiang.wang@usu.edu

*Special Session on Number Theory***Jasbir Singh Chahal**, Brigham Young University jasbir@math.byu.edu**Machiel van Frankenhuijsen**, Utah Valley State College vanframa@uvsc.edu

*Special Session on Random Motion in Random Media***Firas Rassoul-Agha**, University of Utah firas@math.utah.edu**Tom Schmitz**, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich schmitz@math.ethz.ch

*Special Session on Theory and Applications of Infinite Dimensional Dynamical Systems***Peter W. Bates**, Michigan State University bates@math.msu.edu**Kening Lu**, Brigham Young University klu@math.byu.edu