AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, April 4, 2009 00:27:23
2009 Spring Central Sectional Meeting
Urbana, IL, March 2729, 2009 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1047
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Operator Spaces

Friday March 27, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Operator Spaces, I
Room 145, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
ZhongJin Ruan, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ruan@math.uiuc.edu
Florin P. Boca, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign fboca@math.uiuc.edu
Marius Junge, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign junge@math.uiuc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Continuous Deformations of Commuting Squares.
Remus Nicoara*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(104747465) 
3:30 p.m.
Property $T$ for Discrete Quantum Groups.
Pierre Fima*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(104746355) 
4:00 p.m.
Normalizers of Subalgebras of Finite von Neumann Algebras.
Alan D Wiggins*, Vanderbilt University
Junsheng Fang, Texas A&M University
Roger Smith, Texas A&M University
Stuart White, University of Glasgow
(104746480) 
4:30 p.m.
Intersection theory in a finite von Neumann algebra.
Hari Bercovici*, Indiana University
(104746348) 
5:00 p.m.
Strong sums of projections.
Victor Kaftal*, University of Cincinnati
(104747311)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 2009, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Operator Spaces, II
Room 145, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
ZhongJin Ruan, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ruan@math.uiuc.edu
Florin P. Boca, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign fboca@math.uiuc.edu
Marius Junge, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign junge@math.uiuc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Hyperrigid operator systems.
William Arveson*, University of California, Berkeley
(104747194) 
10:00 a.m.
Classifying Hilbert Modules.
Nate Brown*, Penn State University
(104746205) 
10:30 a.m.
On AF embeddability of continuous fields.
Marius Dadarlat*, Purdue University
(104746346) 
11:00 a.m.
Perturbations of Finite Rank Maps with applications to Nuclear C*algebras.
Caleb A Eckhardt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(104746459)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 2009, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Operator Spaces, III
Room 145, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
ZhongJin Ruan, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ruan@math.uiuc.edu
Florin P. Boca, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign fboca@math.uiuc.edu
Marius Junge, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign junge@math.uiuc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Group representations and $R$boundedness.
Christian Le Merdy*, University of Besancon, France
(104747258) 
3:30 p.m.
Transference of multipliers.
Eric Ricard*, Université de FrancheComté
(104746290) 
4:00 p.m.
LittlewoodPaley inequalities for operatorvalued functions.
Tao Mei*, Univ. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Javier Parcet, Instituto de Ciencias Matemáticas, Spain
(104746423) 
4:30 p.m.
An operator space with "few" subspaces (joint work with C.Rosendal).
Timur Oikhberg*, University of California  Irvine and UIUC
Christian Rosendal, University of Illinois  Chicago
(104746393)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday March 29, 2009, 9:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Operator Spaces, IV
Room 145, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
ZhongJin Ruan, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ruan@math.uiuc.edu
Florin P. Boca, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign fboca@math.uiuc.edu
Marius Junge, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign junge@math.uiuc.edu

9:30 a.m.
Positive Cocycles over Noncommutative 2Tori.
YiJun YAO*, Penn State University
(104746458) 
10:00 a.m.
Structures of certain homogeneous Hilbertian operator spaces and applications.
Quanhua Xu*, Universite de FrancheComte; France
(104746377) 
10:30 a.m.
Tilings, Modified Bellissard Algebra and $K$theory.
Semail Ulgen Yildirim*, Northwestern University
(10471969) 
11:00 a.m.
Every transcendental operator has a nontrivial invariant subspace.
YunSu Kim*, University of Toledo
(104747198) 
11:30 a.m.
Discussion

9:30 a.m.