AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Sunday, October 25, 2009 00:30:47
2009 Fall Central Section Meeting
Waco, TX, October 1618, 2009 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1051
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Sunday October 18, 2009

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Global Analysis on Homogeneous Spaces, IV
D105, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Ruth Gornett, University of Texas at Arlington rgornet@uta.edu
Ken Richardson, Texas Christian University k.richardson@tcu.edu

9:00 a.m.
On nonnegatively curved lowdimensional fixed point homogeneous Riemannian manifolds.
Fernando GalazGarcia*, Mathematisches Institut, WWU Münster
(105153161) 
9:30 a.m.
Convergence and stability of locally $\mathbb{R}^{N}$invariant solutions of Ricci flow.
Dan F. Knopf*, University of Texas
(105153104) 
10:00 a.m.
Horizontal displacement of curves in bundle $\text{SO}(3)\rightarrow \text{SO}_0(1,3)\rightarrow\mathbb H^3$.
Taechang Byun*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019
(10515358) 
10:30 a.m.
Riemannian groupoids, homogeneous spaces, and Ricci flow.
David A Glickenstein*, University of Arizona
(10515346)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Contemporary Complex and Special Function Theory, IV
C123, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Roger W. Barnard, Texas Tech University barnard@math.ttu.edu
Kent Pearce, Texas Tech University kent.pearce@ttu.edu
Kendall Richards, Southwestern University richards@southwestern.edu
Alexander Solynin, Texas Tech University alex.solynin@ttu.edu
Brock Williams, Texas Tech University BROCK.WILLIAMS@ttu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Sharp bounds for eigenvalues of triangles.
Bartłomiej Siudeja*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(105135164) 
9:30 a.m.
Some Geometric Properties of Symmetric Lemniscates.
Alexander S Williams*, Texas Tech University
Roger W Barnard, Texas Tech University
Alexander Yu Solynin, Texas Tech Univserity
(105130223) 
10:00 a.m.
Zero of Generalized Cesàro Averaging Operators: Prelimanary Report.
R Barnard, Texas Tech University
A Swaminathan, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
G L Ornas*, McNeese State University
(105133211)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Special Session on Formations of Singularities in Geometric Flows, IV
A235, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
MariaCristina Caputo, University of Texas at Austin caputo@math.utexas.edu
Natasa Sesum, University of Pennsylvania

9:00 a.m.
Conformal Deformations of Singular Metrics To Constant Scalar Curvature: The Negative Curvature Case.
Thalia D. Jeffres*, Wichita State University
Julie M. Rowlett, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics
(105153123) 
10:00 a.m.
Discussion 
11:00 a.m.
Ricci YangMills solitons on nilpotent Lie groups.
Andrea N Young*, University of Arizona
Michael Jablonksi, University of Oklahoma
(105153231) 
11:30 a.m.
Regularity of optimal transport maps and applications to the geometry of the cut locus.
Alessio Figalli*, University of Texas at Austin
(10513544)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Topology of Continua, IV
A207, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
David Ryden, Baylor University david_ryden@baylor.edu
Chris Mouron, Rhodes College mouronc@rhodes.edu
Sergio Macias, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico sergiom@matem.unam.mx

9:00 a.m.
Homeomorphisms of the PseudoArc.
Wayne Lewis*, Texas Tech University
(105154109) 
9:30 a.m.
The Cartesian product of the pseudoarc and a pseudosolenoid is factorwise rigid.
Kevin B. Gammon*, Troy University
(105154149) 
10:00 a.m.
Some interesting things about continua.
James T Rogers*, Tulane University
(105154262) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Dynamic Equations on Time Scales: Analysis and Applications, IV
A236, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
John M. Davis, Baylor University John_M_Davis@baylor.edu
Ian A. Gravagne, Baylor University Ian_Gravagne@baylor.edu
Robert J. Marks, Baylor University Robert_Marks@baylor.edu

9:00 a.m.
Some Basic Properties of the Laplace Transform on Time Scales.
Chris Ahrendt*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105139169) 
9:30 a.m.
Positive Solutions to a Singular Second Order Boundary Value Problem.
Lynn Erbe, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Allan Peterson, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Jacob Weiss*, University of Nebraska  Kearney
(105134107) 
10:00 a.m.
Coupled Conditions for Asymptotic Equivalence on Time Scales.
Dylan R Poulsen*, University of Puget Sound
(105134244) 
10:30 a.m.
A Time Scale Model for Interacting Transgenic and Wild Mosquito Populations.
Billy Jackson*, University of Northern Colorado
Joan Hoffacker, Clemson University
(105139112) 
11:00 a.m.
When to Spray: A Time Scale Calculus Approach to Controlling the Impact of West Nile Virus.
Jo Hoffacker*, Clemson University
(105192172)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra: Module and Ideal Theory, IV
B114, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Lars W. Christensen, Texas Tech University lars.w.christensen@ttu.edu
Louiza Fouli, University of Texas at Austin lfouli@math.utexas.edu
David Jorgensen, University of Texas at Arlington djorgens@uta.edu

9:00 a.m.
BrauerThrall II for onedimensional local rings.
Ryan Karr, Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University
Roger Wiegand*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105113119) 
9:30 a.m.
Relative multiplicities of graded algebras.
Javid Validashti*, The University of Kansas
(105113215) 
10:00 a.m.
Arithmetic Rank of Unmixed Bipartite Edge Ideals.
Manoj Kummini*, Purdue University
(10511371) 
10:30 a.m.
Vanishing of Ext and Reflexivity.
Anders J. Frankild, University of Copenhagen
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Amelia Taylor*, Colorado College
(105113233) 
11:00 a.m.
On structure of Hom(M,N).
Hai Long Dao*, University of Kansas
(10511332) 
11:30 a.m.
A Class of Hilbert Series and the Strong Lefschetz Property.
Melissa Lindsey*, Purdue University
(105113217) 
12:00 p.m.
Operations on mprimary ideals in rings of characteristic p.
Janet C. Vassilev*, University of New Mexico
(105113139)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:30 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Applicable Algebraic Geometry, IV
B105, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Luis David GarciaPuente, Sam Houston State University lgarcia@shsu.edu
Frank Sotille, Texas A&M University sottile@math.tamu.edu

9:30 a.m.
Chamber Cones and Faster Real Solution Counting.
J. Maurice Rojas*, Texas A&M University
(10511481) 
10:00 a.m.
Experimentation at the Frontiers of Reality in Schubert Calculus.
Chris Hillar, MSRI
Luis GarcíaPuente, SHSU
Abraham Martín del Campo, TAMU
James Ruffo, SUNY Oneonta
Stephen L. Johnson, TAMU
Zach Teitler*, TAMU
Frank Sottile, TAMU
(10511450) 
10:30 a.m.
Descartes' Rule is Exact!
Martin Eugenio Avendano*, Texas A&M University
(105100209) 
11:00 a.m.
KhovanskiiRolle continuation for real solutions of polynomial systems.
Dan Bates*, Colorado State University
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M
(105114133) 
11:30 a.m.
Numerical Algebraic Geometry for Macaulay 2.
Anton Leykin*, Georgia Tech
(105114198) 
12:00 p.m.
Numerical computation of the Jordan Canonical Form of a matrix via algebraic geometry.
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(105114210)

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 9:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Fusion Categories and Applications, III
C124, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Deepak Naidu, Texas A & M University dnaidu@math.tamu.edu
Eric Rowell, Texas A & M University rowell@math.tamu.edu

9:30 a.m.
Small fusion categories and subfactors I.
Noah Snyder*, Columbia University
Scott Morrison, U.C. Berkeley
(105118176) 
10:00 a.m.
Small fusion categories and subfactors II.
Scott Morrison*, UC Berkeley, Miller Institute
Noah Snyder, Columbia University
(105118174) 
10:30 a.m.
On some gauge invariants of Hopf algebras.
Yevgenia Kashina, Depaul University
Susan Montgomery, University of Southern California
SiuHung Ng*, Iowa State University
(105116271) 
11:00 a.m.
Quantum information flow in Braided Categorical Quantum Mechanics.
Spencer Stirling*, University of Utah
(105118268) 
11:30 a.m.
Problem Session

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 18, 2009, 10:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, IV
C206, Baylor Sciences Bldg
Organizers:
Susan Friedlander, University of Southern California susanfri@usc.edu
Natasa Pavlovic, University of Texas at Austin natasa@math.utexas.edu
Nikolaos Tzirakis, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign tzirakis@math.uiuc.edu

10:00 a.m.
Dispersive estimates for the linearized Quartic KdV equation and applications.
Jeremy L Marzuola*, Columbia University
Herbert Koch, Bonn University
(105135117) 
10:30 a.m.
On the Regularization Mechanism for the Periodic Kortewegde Vries Equation.
Anatoli Babin, The University of California, Irvine
Alexei Ilyin, Keldysh Institute of Applied Mathematics
Edriss S. Titi*, The Weizmann Institute of Science & The University of California  Irvine
(10513564) 
11:00 a.m.
Exponential decay of dispersion management solitons.
Dirk Hundertmark*, Department of Mathematics and Institute for Condensed Matter Theory, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(105135250) 
11:30 a.m.
Existence of Maximizers for the Wave Strichartz Inequalities.
Aynur Bulut*, University of Texas at Asutin
(105135235) 
12:00 p.m.
Discussion

10:00 a.m.