AMS Sectional Meeting Program by AMS Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, November 10, 2009 00:42:31
2009 Fall Western Section Meeting
Riverside, CA, November 78, 2009 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1054
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Operator Algebras

Saturday November 7, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras, I
Room 172, Surge Building
Organizers:
Marta Asaeda, University of California Riverside marta@math.ucr.edu
Aviv Censor, University of California Riverside avivc@math.ucr.edu
Adrian Ioana, Clay Institute and Caltech adiioana@math.ucla.edu

8:00 a.m.
Skew products of topological graphs and noncommutative duality.
Valentin Deaconu, University of Nevada, Reno
S. Kaliszewski, Arizona State University
John Quigg*, Arizona State University
(10544630) 
9:00 a.m.
Diagonals in Fell algebras,.
Alexander Kumjian*, University of Nevada, Reno
Astrid an Huef, University of New South Wales, Australia
Aidan Sims, University of Wollongong, Australia
(10544683) 
10:00 a.m.
Morita Transforms of Operator Tensor Algebras.
Paul S. Muhly*, University of Iowa
Baruch Solel, Technion
(105446108)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday November 7, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras, II
Room 172, Surge Building
Organizers:
Marta Asaeda, University of California Riverside marta@math.ucr.edu
Aviv Censor, University of California Riverside avivc@math.ucr.edu
Adrian Ioana, Clay Institute and Caltech adiioana@math.ucla.edu

3:00 p.m.
Villadsen algebras.
George A. Elliott*, University of Toronto
(105446105) 
4:00 p.m.
Perturbations of $E_0$semigroups.
Ilan Hirshberg*, Ben Gurion University
Daniel W. Markiewicz, Ben Gurion University
(105446167) 
4:30 p.m.
Classification of *homomorphisms using the Cuntz semigroup functor.
Luis Santiago*, Autonomous University of Barcelona
(105447123) 
5:00 p.m.
Crossed products by free minimal actions of ${\mathbb{Z}}^d$ on finite dimensional compact metric spaces.
N Christopher Phillips*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
(105446111)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday November 8, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras, III
Room 172, Surge Building
Organizers:
Marta Asaeda, University of California Riverside marta@math.ucr.edu
Aviv Censor, University of California Riverside avivc@math.ucr.edu
Adrian Ioana, Clay Institute and Caltech adiioana@math.ucla.edu

8:00 a.m.
Fields of Hilbert spaces over a topological space.
Leonel Robert*, York University
Aaron Tikuisis, University of Toronto
(105446173) 
8:30 a.m.
Cocycle Superrigidity for Gaussian Actions.
Jesse Peterson*, Vanderbilt University
(105446310) 
9:30 a.m.
On relative property (T) and Haagerup's property.
Ionut Chifan*, Vanderbilt University
Adrian Ioana, UCLA
(10544676) 
10:00 a.m.
II$_1$ factors with an exotic MASA.
Cyril Houdayer, ENS Lyon
Dimitri Shlyakhtenko*, UCLA
(105446218)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday November 8, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras, IV
Room 172, Surge Building
Organizers:
Marta Asaeda, University of California Riverside marta@math.ucr.edu
Aviv Censor, University of California Riverside avivc@math.ucr.edu
Adrian Ioana, Clay Institute and Caltech adiioana@math.ucla.edu

3:00 p.m.
Discussion 
4:00 p.m.
The extended Haagerup planar algebra.
Stephen Bigelow, UC Santa Barbara
Scott Morrison, UC Berkeley
Emily Peters*, University of New Hampshire
Noah Snyder, Columbia University
(105446196) 
4:30 p.m.
Free Diffusions and von Neumann Algebras.
Jason Asher*, University of California, Los Angeles
(105446284) 
5:00 p.m.
Another qBrauer algebra and subfactors.
Hans Wenzl*, University of California, San Diego
(105446204)

3:00 p.m.