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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)

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

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

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

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

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)

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)

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

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
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