AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2006 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
Storrs, CT, October 2829, 2006 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1021
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Analysis and Probability on Fractals

Saturday October 28, 2006, 8:25 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Probability on Fractals, I
Room 127, Business School
Organizers:
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University str@math.cornell.edu
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut, Storrs teplyaev@math.uconn.edu

8:25 a.m.
Structure of rationally ramified selfsimilar sets.
Jun Kigami*, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
(102128126)

9:00 a.m.
Random walk on the incipient infinite cluster for oriented percolation in high dimensions.
Takashi Kumagai*, Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University
(10216081)

9:25 a.m.
Asymptotics of eigenvalue clusters for Schr\"odinger operators on the Sierpinski gasket.
Kasso A Okoudjou*, Department of Mathematics/University of Maryland, College Park
Robert S Strichartz, Department of Mathematics/Cornell University
(10213564)

10:00 a.m.
An example of singular fractal homogenization.
Umberto Mosco*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(102131109)

10:25 a.m.
A Method using PerronFrobenius Theory in Problems concerning Dirichlet Forms on Fractals.
Roberto Peirone*, Università di Roma Tor Vergata, Dipartimento di Matematica, via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Roma, Italy
(102131145)

Saturday October 28, 2006, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Probability on Fractals, II
Room 127, Business School
Organizers:
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University str@math.cornell.edu
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut, Storrs teplyaev@math.uconn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Fractals and Zeta Functions.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
(10212888)

2:55 p.m.
Selfsimilar systems and their complex dimensions.
Erin P. J. Pearse*, Cornell University
(10215219)

3:30 p.m.
Poincar\'e functional equations, eigenvalues of fractal Laplacians, and fractal Zeta functions.
Peter J. Grabner*, Vanderbilt University  Graz University of Technology
(102139111)

3:55 p.m.
Polynomial Sampling of Fractal Measures: I.F.S.Pade' Approximants and FourierBessel Functions.
Giorgio Mantica*, Center for Nonlinear and Complex Systems, Universita' dell'Insubria, Como Italy
(102142159)

4:30 p.m.
Cauchy Transform on Sierpinski Gasket and Boundary Behavior.
Xinhan Dong, Department of Mathematics, Hunnan Normal University
KaSing Lau*, Department of Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(10212882)

4:55 p.m.
Eigenvalue behavior of fractal Laplacians defined by iterated function systems with overlaps.
SzeMan Ngai*, Georgia Southern University
(102128160)

Sunday October 29, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Probability on Fractals, III
Room 127, Business School
Organizers:
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University str@math.cornell.edu
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut, Storrs teplyaev@math.uconn.edu

8:25 a.m.
Operator algebras, groups and Julia sets.
Volodymyr Nekrashevych*, Texas A&M University, College Station
(102137164)

9:00 a.m.
Schreier spectra and selfsimilar groups.
Zoran {\v S}uni\'c*, Texas A&M University
Rostislav Grigorchuk, Texas A&M University
(102137177)

9:25 a.m.
Spectral selfsimilarity on a group.
Alexander Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
(102131105)

10:00 a.m.
Local behavior of harmonic and smooth functions on fractals.
Anders Pelander*, Department of Mathematics, Uppsala University, Sweden
(10216090)

10:25 a.m.
Smooth bumps and a Borel Theorem on P.C.F Fractals.
Luke G Rogers*, Cornell University
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut
(102128170)

Sunday October 29, 2006, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Probability on Fractals, IV
Room 127, Business School
Organizers:
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University str@math.cornell.edu
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut, Storrs teplyaev@math.uconn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Outer approximation: a new approach to studying fractal Laplacians.
Tyrus Berry, Ohio State University
Stacey Goff, New College of Florida
Robert S Strichartz*, Cornell University
(102128116)

2:55 p.m.
Spectra of selfsimilar Laplacians on the Sierpinski gasket with twists.
Anna Blasiak*, Middlebury college
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell Univ.
Baris Evren Ugurcan, Bilkent Univ.
(10212899)

3:30 p.m.
Dirichlet Forms on HigherDimensional Analogues of the Sierpinski Gasket.
Michael Jeremy Barany*, Cornell University
Luke Rogers, Cornell University
(102128204)

3:55 p.m.
Harmonic Gradients of Eigenfunction on the Sierpinski Gasket.
Jessie L DeGrado*, Cornell University
Luke G Rogers, Cornell University
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University
(102128195)

4:30 p.m.
What Happens to the Spectrum When You Perturb a Fractal Graph?
Marya Bessonov, North Carolina State University
Michael Jennings, Cornell University
Robyn L Miller*, Cornell University
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University
(102126171)

4:55 p.m.
Analogs of the quantum mechanical harmonic oscillator on the Sierpinski gasket.
Edward Fan, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Zuhair Khandker*, Princeton University
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University
(102128117)
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