AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2008 Spring Central Section Meeting
Bloomington, IN, April 56, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1038
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications

Saturday April 5, 2008, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications, I
Room 317, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Hari Bercovici, Indiana University bercovic@indiana.edu
Marius Dadarlat, Purdue University mdd@math.purdue.edu
Mihai Popa, Indiana University mipopa@indiana.edu

9:00 a.m.
Connes' embedding problem and Horn's inequalities.
Benoit Collins, University of Ottawa and CNRS, France
Kenneth J Dykema*, Texas A&M University
(10384698)

9:30 a.m.
Nonstable KTheory and Extramally Rich C*algebras.
Lawrence G. Brown*, Purdue University
Gert K. Pedersen, deceased
(103846121)

10:00 a.m.
Nonembedding of the JiangSu algebra.
Andrew S Toms*, York University
Marius Dadarlat, Purdue University
Ilan Hirshberg, Ben Gurion University
Wilhelm Winter, University of Nottingham
(103847123)

10:30 a.m.
Essential representations of product systems.
Remus Floricel*, University of Regina
(103846238)

Saturday April 5, 2008, 2:30 p.m.4:55 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications, II
Room 317, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Hari Bercovici, Indiana University bercovic@indiana.edu
Marius Dadarlat, Purdue University mdd@math.purdue.edu
Mihai Popa, Indiana University mipopa@indiana.edu

Sunday April 6, 2008, 9:00 a.m.10:25 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications, III
Room 317, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Hari Bercovici, Indiana University bercovic@indiana.edu
Marius Dadarlat, Purdue University mdd@math.purdue.edu
Mihai Popa, Indiana University mipopa@indiana.edu

9:00 a.m.
Some applications of operator space techniques in quantum information.
Marius Junge*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
(103846167)

9:30 a.m.
Applications of Quantum Groups to Quantum Information Theory.
Marius Junge, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801
Matthias Neufang, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1S 5B6
ZhongJin Ruan*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801
(103846132)

10:00 a.m.
Diagonals of positive operators.
Victor Kaftal*, University of Cincinnati
(103847134)
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