AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2008 Spring Western Section Meeting
Claremont, CA, May 34, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1039
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Operators, Functions and Linear Spaces

Saturday May 3, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operators, Functions and Linear Spaces, I
Room B25, Bauer South
Organizers:
Asuman G. Aksoy, Claremont McKenna College aaksoy@cmc.edu
Stephan R. Garcia, Pomona College Stephan.garcia@pomona.edu
Michael Davlin O'Neill, Claremont McKenna College moneill@cmc.edu
Winston C. Ou, Scripps College Winston.ou@scripps.edu

8:30 a.m.
Goodenough Weights for Convolution Algebras on R+.
Sandy Grabiner*, Pomona College
(10394790)

9:00 a.m.
Operator Topologies and Graph Convergence.
Gerald Beer*, California State University Los Angeles
(10394639)

9:30 a.m.
On the Gr\"unbaum "4/3" conjecture.
Grzegorz C Lewicki*, Department of Mathematics, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
(103946102)

10:00 a.m.
Uniformly Convex Metric Spaces.
Mohamed A Khamsi*, University of Texas at El Paso
(10394622)

10:30 a.m.
Random Measure Algebras in Hilbert Space.
M. M. Rao*, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521
(10394620)

Saturday May 3, 2008, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operators, Functions and Linear Spaces, II
Room B25, Bauer South
Organizers:
Asuman G. Aksoy, Claremont McKenna College aaksoy@cmc.edu
Stephan R. Garcia, Pomona College Stephan.garcia@pomona.edu
Michael Davlin O'Neill, Claremont McKenna College moneill@cmc.edu
Winston C. Ou, Scripps College Winston.ou@scripps.edu

3:00 p.m.
Unbounded operators commuting with restricted backward shifts.
Donald E Sarason*, University of California, Berkeley
(10394743)

3:30 p.m.
"Determinant computations for some classes of ToeplitzHankel matrices".
Estelle L Basor*, California Polytechnic State University
(10394749)

4:00 p.m.
Composition operator norm inequalities.
Linda J Patton*, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Christopher Hammond, Connecticut College
(103947159)

4:30 p.m.
Norms of Composition Operators with Rational Symbol and Hypergeometric Series.
Dylan Q. Retsek*, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
(103947112)

5:00 p.m.
Integration with respect to a HilbertSchmidt class operator valued measure.
Yuichiro Kakihara*, California State University, San Bernardino
(10392819)

Sunday May 4, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operators, Functions and Linear Spaces, III
Room B25, Bauer South
Organizers:
Asuman G. Aksoy, Claremont McKenna College aaksoy@cmc.edu
Stephan R. Garcia, Pomona College Stephan.garcia@pomona.edu
Michael Davlin O'Neill, Claremont McKenna College moneill@cmc.edu
Winston C. Ou, Scripps College Winston.ou@scripps.edu

Sunday May 4, 2008, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operators, Functions and Linear Spaces, IV
Room B25, Bauer South
Organizers:
Asuman G. Aksoy, Claremont McKenna College aaksoy@cmc.edu
Stephan R. Garcia, Pomona College Stephan.garcia@pomona.edu
Michael Davlin O'Neill, Claremont McKenna College moneill@cmc.edu
Winston C. Ou, Scripps College Winston.ou@scripps.edu
Inquiries: meet@ams.org