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2010 Fall Central Section Meeting
Notre Dame, IN, November 57, 2010 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1064
Associate secretaries: Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Friday November 5, 2010

Friday November 5, 2010, 12:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Lobby/Foyer Area, McKenna Hall

Friday November 5, 2010, 1:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Book Sale and Exhibit
Lobby/Foyer Area, McKenna Hall

Friday November 5, 2010, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Speakers: David Fisher, Indiana University fisherdm@indiana.edu
Coarse geometry of solvable groups.
McKenna Lecture Hall, McKenna Hall
David Fisher*, Indiana University
(10642202)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Computability and Its Applications, I
Room 120, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Peter Cholak, University of Notre Dame Peter.Cholak.1@nd.edu
Peter Gerdes, University of Notre Dame gerdes@invariant.org
Karen Lange, University of Notre Dame klange1@nd.edu

2:30 p.m.
Degrees of Categoricity.
Barbara F. Csima, Department of Pure Mathematics, University of Waterloo
Johanna N.Y Franklin, Department of Mathematics, Dartmouth College
Richard A. Shore*, Department of Mathematics, Cornell University
(10640361)

3:00 p.m.
Symbolic dynamics: entropy = Hausdorff dimension = Kolmogorov complexity.
Stephen G. Simpson*, Department of Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University
(106403243)

3:30 p.m.
Recovering randomness from an asymptotic Hamming distance.
Bjørn KjosHanssen*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(106403270)

4:00 p.m.
Games in Computability Theory.
Robert Irving Soare*, The University of Chicago
(10640377)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Undergraduate Mathematics Education: A Vision for the 21st Century, I
Room 136, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Steven Broad, St. Mary's College sbroad@alumni.nd.edu
Nahid Erfan, University of Notre Dame erfan.1@nd.edu
Alex Himonas, University of Notre Dame himonas.1@nd.edu
Morteza ShafiiMousavi, Indiana University South Bend mshafii@iusb.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topology, Geometry and Physics, I
Room 214, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University rkaufman@math.purdue.edu
Stephan Stolz, University of Notre Dame Stolz.1@nd.edu

2:30 p.m.
Supersymmetry, Lie nalgebras and division algebras.
John Huerta*, University of California, Riverside
John C. Baez, University of California, Riverside
(106418369)

3:00 p.m.
Supersymmetric Quantum Mechanics, InfiniteDimensional MatthaiQuillen, and the GaussBonnetChern Theorem.
Stephen F Sawin*, Fairfield University
Dana Fine, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
(10648113)

3:30 p.m.
ChernSimons Theory and the Todd Genus.
Ryan E. Grady*, University of Notre Dame
(106458371)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Geometry and its Applications, I
Room 213, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Jianguo Cao, University of Notre Dame cao.7@nd.edu
Brian Smyth, University of Notre Dame smyth.1@nd.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Hypergraphs, I
Room 119, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: David Galvin, University of Notre Dame David.Galvin.12@nd.edu
Hemanshu Kaul, Illinois Institute of Technology kaul@math.iit.edu

2:30 p.m.
The number of noncrossing perfect matchings compatible with a 2coloring.
Todd Kemp, Math Dept, University of California San Diego
Karl Mahlburg, Math Dept, Princeton University
Amarpreet Rattan, Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics, Birbeck, University of London
Clifford Smyth*, Dept of Math University of North Carolina Greensboro
(106405279)

3:00 p.m.
Vertex Identifying Codes on The Hexagonal Grid.
Brendon Stanton*, Iowa State University
(106405178)

3:30 p.m.
A posetbased approach to embedding median graphs in hypercubes and lattices.
Christine T. Cheng*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(10640558)

4:00 p.m.
Realizability of Graphs and Linkages.
Marcus Schaefer*, DePaul University
(106405249)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Modeling and Computation with Applications in Biology, I
Room 216, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Mark Alber, University of Notre Dame malber@nd.edu
Zhiliang Xu, University of Notre Dame zxu2@nd.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Rigidity, I
Room 209, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: David Fisher, Indiana University fisherdm@indiana.edu
Ralf Spatzier, University of Michigan spatzier@umich.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Group Actions on Affine Varieties, I
Room 118, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Harm Derksen, University of Michigan hderksen@umich.edu
Gene Freudenburg, University of Western Michigan gene.freudenburg@wmich.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Groups, Representations, and Characters, I
Room 116, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: James P. Cossey, University of Akron cossey@uakron.edu
Mark Lewis, Kent State University lewis@math.kent.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interdisciplinary Session on Deterministic and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 320, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University negh@indiana.edu
Vlad Vicol, University of Chicago vicol@math.uchicago.edu

2:30 p.m.
Rogue Waves in Optical Cables.
Jerry L Bona*, Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago
(106435285)

3:00 p.m.
On energy cascade and flux locality in physical scales of the 3D NavierStokes Equations.
Radu Dascaliuc*, University of Virginia
Zoran Grujic, University of Virginia
(106435327)

3:30 p.m.
Explicit parametrices for timedependent FokkerPlanck equations.
Anna L Mazzucato*, Pennsylvania State University
Victor Nistor, Pennsylvania State University
Wen Cheng, Pennsylvania State University
(106435191)

4:00 p.m.
Strong Unique Continuation Problem and Complexity of Solutions to Higher Order Elliptic and Parabolic Partial Differential Equations with Gevrey Coefficients.
Mihaela Ignatova*, Department of Mathematics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089
Igor Kukavica, Department of Mathematics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089
(106435286)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Quasigroups, Loops, and Nonassociative Division Algebras, I
Room 117, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Clifton E. Ealy, Western Michigan University clifton.e.ealy@wmich.edu
Stephen Gagola, III, Bowling Green State University sgagola@bgsu.edu
Julia Knight, University of Notre Dame knight.1@nd.edu
J. D. Phillips, Northern Michigan University jophilli@nmu.edu
Petr Vojtechovsky, University of Denver petr@math.du.edu

2:30 p.m.
On Properties of Topological Linear Loops.
Alper Bulut*, Department of Mathematics,Western Michigan University,Kalamazoo,MI
(10641748)

3:00 p.m.
Presentations of universal groups with triality.
Jonathan I Hall*, Michigan State University
(106420132)

3:30 p.m.
Hall's Theorem for Moufang loops.
Stephen M Gagola III*, Bowling Green State University
(106420138)

4:00 p.m.
Notes towards a nonassociative quantum theory.
Jens Koeplinger*, Greensboro, NC, USA
Vladimir Dzhunushaliev, Eurasian National University
(106481390)

Friday November 5, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory and Physics, I
Room 215, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Adrian Clingher, University of Missouri St. Louis clinghera@umsl.edu
Charles Doran, University of Alberta doran@math.ualberta.ca
Shabnam N. Kadir, Wilhelm Leibniz Universitat kadir@math.unihannover.de
Rolf Schimmrigk, Indiana University rschimmr@iusb.edu

Friday November 5, 2010, 4:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Speakers: Jared Wunsch, Northwestern University jwunsch@math.northwestern.edu
Geometry and analysis of diffracted waves.
McKenna Lecture Hall, McKenna Hall
Jared Wunsch*, Northwestern University
(10643503)
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