AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, April 28, 2007 00:31:19
2007 Spring Western Section Meeting
Tucson, AZ, April 2122, 2007 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1027
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials

Saturday April 21, 2007, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, I
Room 130, Integrated Learning Center
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu
Robert S. Maier, University of Arizona rsm@math.arizona.edu

8:30 a.m.
Infinite products with nonnegative integer coefficients.
Alexander Berkovich*, University of Florida , Gainesville
(102711139) 
9:00 a.m.
Tridiagonal pairs and the $q$tetrahedron algebra.
Paul M Terwilliger*, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin
(10273363) 
9:30 a.m.
Inequalities and bounds for elliptic integrals.
Edward George Neuman*, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
(10273346) 
10:00 a.m.
New Cyclic Identities and Generalized Landen Transformation Formulas for Jacobi Elliptic Functions.
Uday P Sukhatme*, Department of Physics, Indiana University  Purdue University Indianapolis
Avinash Khare, Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
(102733161) 
10:30 a.m.
Rational Landen transformations.
Victor H. Moll*, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118
(10273330)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday April 21, 2007, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, II
Room 130, Integrated Learning Center
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu
Robert S. Maier, University of Arizona rsm@math.arizona.edu

3:00 p.m.
$C_{\ell}$ mock theta functions and ``positivity'' conjectures.
Stephen C. Milne*, The Ohio State University
(102733123) 
3:30 p.m.
Ramanujan's symmetric theta functions and their equations.
Seung H. Son*, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
(10273369) 
4:00 p.m.
Wellpoised basic and elliptic Taylor expansions.
Michael J Schlosser*, University of Vienna
(102733219) 
4:30 p.m.
The SchottkyKlein prime function.
Darren G Crowdy*, Imperial College London & MIT
(10273055) 
5:00 p.m.
A generating function for the Nsoliton solutions of the KadomtsevPetviashvili II equation.
Sarbarish Chakravarty*, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
(102733185) 
5:30 p.m.
Crossing Probabilities in Percolation and Stochastic L{\"o}wner Evolution and Modular Forms.
Peter Kleban*, University of Maine
Don Zagier, MaxPlanck Institut f{\"u}r Mathematik, Coll{\`e}ge de France
(102782111) 
6:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 22, 2007, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, III
Room 130, Integrated Learning Center
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu
Robert S. Maier, University of Arizona rsm@math.arizona.edu

8:00 a.m.
The 192 Solutions of the Heun Equation.
Robert S. Maier*, University of Arizona
(102733233) 
8:30 a.m.
Fractional Integration and Fractional Differentiation for $d$dimensional Jacobi Expansions.
Cristina Balderrama, Universidad Central de Venezuela
Wilfredo O Urbina*, University of New Mexico & Universidad Central de Venezuela
(102733134) 
9:00 a.m.
Fractional Derivatives for Products of Airy Transforms.
Vladimir V Varlamov*, University of Texas  Pan American
(10273333) 
9:30 a.m.
The Asymptotic Zero Distribution for Partition Polynomials.
Robert P. Boyer*, Department of Mathematics; Drexel University
William M. Y. Goh, Department of Mathematics; Drexel University
(10273309) 
10:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of zeros of Hermite functions.
Martin E. Muldoon*, York Universlty
(10273341) 
10:30 a.m.
Asympototics of the Painlev\'e Equations.
Peter A Clarkson*, University of Kent, England
(10273350)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 22, 2007, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, IV
Room 130, Integrated Learning Center
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu
Robert S. Maier, University of Arizona rsm@math.arizona.edu

3:00 p.m.
The thetaLaguerre calculus formulation of the Li/Keiper constants.
Mark W Coffey*, Colorado School of Mines
(10273354) 
3:30 p.m.
Nonlinear IntegralEquation Formulation of Orthogonal Polynomials.
Carl M. Bender*, Washington University in St. Louis and CNLS, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(102733109) 
4:00 p.m.
Orthogonal Polynomials and Leftdefinite Spectral Theory.
Lance L Littlejohn*, Department of Mathematics, Baylor University
(10273367) 
4:30 p.m.
Some examples of orthogonal matrix polynomials satisfying odd order differential equations.
Manuel D. de la Iglesia*, Universidad de Sevilla
Antonio J. Duran, Universidad de Sevilla
(10274256) 
5:00 p.m.
Multivariable polynomials and Lie algebras.
Alexander V Turbiner*, Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares, UNAM
(10273319) 
5:30 p.m.
Multiplicative Renormalization Method for Orthogonal Polynomials.
Suat Namli*, Louisiana State University
(102733163)

3:00 p.m.