AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2007 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Hoboken, NJ, April 1415, 2007 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1026
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Affine Invariants, Randomness, and Approximation in Convex Geometry

Saturday April 14, 2007, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Affine Invariants, Randomness, and Approximation in Convex Geometry, I
Room 230, Edwin A. Stevens Building
Organizers:
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University elisabeth.werner@case.edu
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University zvavitch@math.kent.edu

9:00 a.m.
Optimal Sobolev Norms and the Minkowski Problem.
Erwin Lutwak, Polytechnic University
Deane Yang*, Polytechnic University
Gaoyong Zhang, Polytechnic University
(102652147)

9:30 a.m.
Delauney graphs with respect to rectangles.
Janos Pach*, City College, CUNY, New York and Renyi Institute, Budapest
Xiaomin Chen, Google
Mario Szegedy, Rutgers University
Gabor Tardos, Simon Fraser University
(10260592)

10:00 a.m.
Random convex chains.
Imre B\'ar\'any*, R\'enyi Institute (Hungary) and University College (London)
(10265250)

10:30 a.m.
A sharp RogersShephard type inequality for the $p$difference body of a planar convex body.
Andrea Colesanti*, 'U. Dini', Universita' degli Studi di Firenze
Chiara Bianchini, 'U. Dini', Universita' degli Studi di Firenze
(102652110)

Saturday April 14, 2007, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Affine Invariants, Randomness, and Approximation in Convex Geometry, II
Room 230, Edwin A. Stevens Building
Organizers:
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University elisabeth.werner@case.edu
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University zvavitch@math.kent.edu

Sunday April 15, 2007, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Affine Invariants, Randomness, and Approximation in Convex Geometry, III
Room 230, Edwin A. Stevens Building
Organizers:
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University elisabeth.werner@case.edu
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University zvavitch@math.kent.edu

9:00 a.m.
PoissonVoronoi approximation.
Matthias Reitzner*, Univ. Techn. Vienna
Matthias Heveling, Univ. Karlsruhe
(102652119)

9:30 a.m.
Representing Gaussian Measure.
Rick Vitale*, Department of Statistics, University of Connecticut
(102660156)

10:00 a.m.
A subgaussian embedding theorem.
Shahar Mendelson, ANU, Canberra, Australia and Technion, Haifa, Israel
Nicole TomczakJaegermann*, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
(102646150)

10:30 a.m.
Volume thresholds for Gaussian and spherical random polytopes.
Peter Pivovarov*, University of Alberta
(10265241)

Sunday April 15, 2007, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Affine Invariants, Randomness, and Approximation in Convex Geometry, IV
Room 230, Edwin A. Stevens Building
Organizers:
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University elisabeth.werner@case.edu
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University zvavitch@math.kent.edu
Inquiries: meet@ams.org