AMS Sectional Meeting Full Program
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2010 Spring Western Section Meeting
Albuquerque, NM, April 1718, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1059
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Saturday April 17, 2010

Saturday April 17, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Saturday April 17, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, I
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso osmendez@utep.edu
Behzad Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso behzad@math.utep.edu
Mohamed Amine Khamsi, University of Texas at El Paso mohamed@math.utep.edu

8:00 a.m.
Integrability properties of second derivatives of solutions of the simplest nonconvex fully nonlinear elliptic equations.
jay j. kovats*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology
(10593555) 
8:30 a.m.
Shallow Water asymptotics And Their Governing Equations: The B Family.
Snehanshu Saha*, University of Texas at El Paso
(10593536) 
9:00 a.m.
Nontangential limits and Fatou type theorems on PCF sets.
Ricardo A Saenz*, University of Colima
(105943248) 
9:30 a.m.
Regularity for Quasilinear Equations with nonHormander vector fields.
Cristian Rios*, University of Calgary
Eric T Sawyer, McMaster University
Richard Wheeden, Rutgers University
(105935206) 
10:00 a.m.
The jeigenfunctions and snumbers.
Jan Lang*, The Ohio State University
(10594619) 
10:30 a.m.
Reflexive Metric Spaces and The Fixed Point Property.
Mohamed A Khamsi*, University of Texas at El Paso
(105946251)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, I
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University thagstrom@smu.edu
Stephen Lau, University of New Mexico srlau@math.unm.edu
Jens Lorenz, University of New Mexico lorenz@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Numerical simulations of crack propagation.
xiantao Li*, penn state university
(105970244) 
9:00 a.m.
Initial Condition Sensitivity and Modal Interactions in Realistic Ocean Models.
B T Nadiga*, LANL, Los Alamos, NM
(105986110) 
10:00 a.m.
Shock Formation Properties of the NavierStokes and BhatnagarGrossKrook equations.
Pavlo Cherepanov*, University of New Mexico
(105935209)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, I
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

8:00 a.m.
Another observation about operator compressions.
Elizabeth Meckes*, Case Western Reserve University
(105960100) 
9:00 a.m.
Random microstructures and phase transitions in composite materials.
Kenneth M. Golden*, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
(105976147) 
9:30 a.m.
PDE for spectral gap probabilities of random single and coupled matrices and Toda lattice.
Igor Rumanov*, University of California  Davis
(105960239) 
10:00 a.m.
The oriented swap process.
Dan Romik*, UC Davis
(105960121)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, I
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

8:00 a.m.
Malmheden's theorem revisited.
Mark Agranovsky, Bar Ilan University
Dmitry Khavinson*, University of South Florida
Harold S. Shapiro, Royal Institute of Technology
(10593128) 
8:30 a.m.
Spectral gaps for sets and measures.
Alexei Poltoratski*, Texas A&M University
(105930135) 
9:30 a.m.
A doubling measure in the plane can give mass to a rectifiable curve.
John B. Garnett*, University of California, Los Angeles
Rowan Killip, University of California, Los Angeles
Rannan Schul, Stony Brook University
(10593077) 
10:00 a.m.
Two conjectures of Astala on distortion under planar quasiconformal mappings and related removability problems.
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Istvan Prause, University of Helsinki
Eric T. Sawyer, McMaster University
Xavier Tolsa, ICREA and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(105930171)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, I
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

8:00 a.m.
The difficulty of presenting groups.
Henry Wilton*, California Institute of Technology
Martin R Bridson, University of Oxford
(105920175) 
8:30 a.m.
Filling loops far from a basepoint.
A. Abrams, Emory University
N. Brady, Univeristy of Oklahoma
P. Dani*, Lousiana State University
M. Duchin, University of Michigan
R. Young, IHES
(105920132) 
9:00 a.m.
Higher divergence in rightangled Artin groups.
Aaron Abrams, Emory University
Noel Brady, University of Oklahoma
Pallavi Dani, Louisiana State University
Moon Duchin*, University of Michigan
Robert Young, IHES/NYU
(105920109) 
10:00 a.m.
On the Dehn functions of Baumslag's metabelian groups.
Timothy R Riley*, Cornell
Martin Kassabov, Cornell
(10592051) 
10:30 a.m.
Bilipschitz equivalence is not equivalent to quasiisometric equivalence for finitely generated groups.
Tullia Dymarz*, Yale University
(105920181)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, I
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

8:00 a.m.
Results on regularity of intersection bodies of star bodies.
Maria Angeles AlfonsecaCubero*, North Dakota State University
(10595235) 
8:30 a.m.
Derivation of the quintic nonlinear Schrödinger equation.
Thomas Chen, University of Texas at Austin
Natasa Pavlovic*, University of Texas at Austin
(105935116) 
9:00 a.m.
A nonlinear stationary phase method for oscillatory RiemannHilbert problems.
Yen Q Do*, UCLA
(105942237) 
9:30 a.m.
Dyadic models in linear and nonlinear elliptic PDE.
Igor Verbitsky*, University of Missouri
(105942122) 
10:00 a.m.
Estimates for kernels of Neumann series, from the dyadic to the general case.
Michael W Frazier*, University of Tennessee
Igor E Verbitsky, University of Missouri
(10594663) 
10:30 a.m.
Harmonic analysis techniques in nonlinear PDE.
Benjamin James Jaye*, University of Missouri
(10593570)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, I
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Singularities of parameterized plane curves.
David Cox, Amherst College
Andrew Kustin*, University of South Carolina
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University
(105913213) 
8:30 a.m.
On the existence of exact pairs of zerodivisors.
David A. Jorgensen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington
(105913211) 
9:00 a.m.
CWposets and resolutions of monomial ideals.
T. Clark, Northwestern University
A. Tchernev*, University at Albany, SUNY
(105913185) 
9:30 a.m.
Poset Embeddings of Hilbert Functions.
Giulio Caviglia, Purdue University
Manoj Kummini*, Purdue University
(105913108) 
10:00 a.m.
Coherent Gorenstein Rings.
Livia Hummel, University of Indianapolis
Tom Marley*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913216) 
10:30 a.m.
Constructing totally reflexive modules.
Lars W. Christensen, Texas Tech University
David A. Jorgensen, University of Texas at Arlington
Hamid Rahmati*, Texas Tech University
Janet Striuli, Fairfield University
Roger Wiegand, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913214)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, I
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov

8:00 a.m.
Topological Quantum Information, Khovanov Homology and the Jones Polynomial.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(105957137) 
9:00 a.m.
Quandles and their Homology.
Jozef H. Przytycki*, George Washington University and University of Texas at Dallas
(10595750) 
10:00 a.m.
Lagrangian Refined Kolmogorov Similarity Hypothesis for Gradient TimeEvolution and Correlation in Turbulent Flows.
Huidan Yu*, Mechanical Engineering Department/Johns Hopkins University
(10597668) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, I
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

8:30 a.m.
Calculating Risk of Cost in Civil Engineering Projects by Using Imprecise Probability and HPC Computing.
Andrzej Marcin Pownuk*, The University of Texas at El Paso
Michal Betkowski, Silesian University of Technology, Poland
(10596599) 
9:00 a.m.
EGARCH analysis of 'naked' shortselling constraints.
Carlos A. Ulibarri*, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
(105962153) 
9:30 a.m.
Correlated walks down the Babylonian markets.
Natalia E. Romero*, Physics Department, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
Qianli D.Y. Ma, Harvard Medical School and Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital  Boston, MA 02115, USA
Larry S. Liebovitch, Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
T. Brown Clifford, Anthropology Department, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
Ch. Ivanov Plamen, Center for Polymer Studies and Department of Physics  Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 USA
(10599173) 
10:00 a.m.
Solutions to an integrodifferential parabolic problem arising on Financial Mathematics.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Marc Salas*, New Mexico State University
(10593533) 
10:30 a.m.
Cooperative games of investors with general deviation measures.
Bogdan Grechuk, The University of Edinburgh
Anton Molyboha*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Michael Zabarankin, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105991131)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, I
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Art M. Duval, University of Texas at El Paso artduval@math.utep.edu
Jeremy Martin, University of Kansas jmartin@math.ku.edu

8:30 a.m.
Projections volumes of real hyperplane arrangements.
Mathias Drton, University of Chicago
Caroline Klivans, University of Chicago
Ed Swartz*, Cornell University
(10590586) 
9:00 a.m.
On the geometry and combinatorics of fan arrangements.
Raman Sanyal*, UC Berkeley
(105952245) 
9:30 a.m.
A Zonotopal Interpretation of Power in Weighted Voting Systems.
Catherine Stenson*, Juniata College
(105952139) 
10:00 a.m.
Higher integrality conditions and volumes of slices.
Fu Liu*, University of California, Davis
(10590521) 
10:30 a.m.
Multilateral basic hypergeometric summation identities and hyperoctahedral group symmetries.
Hasan Coskun*, Texas A&M UniversityCommerce
(105905179)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, I
Room 227, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Kasra Rafi, University of Oklahoma kasra.rafi@gmail.com
Hossein Namaze, University of Texas hossein@math.utexas.edu
Kenneth Bromberg, University of Utah bromberg@math.utah.edu

9:00 a.m.
Skinning maps are finitetoone.
David Dumas*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(105930217) 
9:30 a.m.
The window of a hyperbolic manifold with boundary.
Genevieve S Walsh*, Tufts University
(105951157) 
10:00 a.m.
Long arithmetic progressions and triangle billiards.
Dmitri Scheglov*, University of Oklahoma
(10593784) 
10:30 a.m.
Skew products of interval exchange transformations and asymptotic homological detection of pseudoAnosov dilatations.
Thomas Koberda*, Harvard University
(10593724)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Blair, University of New Mexico blair@math.unm.edu
Hart Smith, University of Washington hart@math.washington.edu

9:00 a.m.
Long time existence for quasilinear wave equations in exterior domains.
Jason Metcalfe*, University of North Carolina
(105935141) 
9:30 a.m.
On almost global wellposedness for quasilinear wave equations with radial symmetry.
Kunio Hidano, Department of Mathematics, Mie University
Chengbo Wang*, Department of Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University
Kazuyoshi Yokoyama, Hokkaido Institute of Technology
(10593557) 
10:00 a.m.
FIOs with open umbrellas.
Raluca Felea*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10594471) 
10:30 a.m.
Strichartz estimates for Schroedinger equations on polygonal domains.
Matt D. Blair, University of New Mexico
G. Austin Ford, Northwestern University
Sebastian Herr, University of Bonn
Jeremy L Marzuola*, Columbia University
(10593560)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, I
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Dimiter Vassilev, University of New Mexico vassilev@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
Generalizing the TanakaWebster connection to subRiemannian manifolds.
Robert K Hladky*, North Dakota State University
(105953160) 
9:30 a.m.
PseudoRiemannian metrics and parahypercomplex structures.
J. Davidov, IMI BAS, Sofia, Bulgaria
G. Grantcharov*, Florida International University
O. Muskarov, IMIBAS, Sofia, Bulgaria
M. Yotov, Florida International University
(105953106) 
10:00 a.m.
RiemannRoch and Morse theory.
Daniel F Cibotaru, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN 46556, USA
Liviu I Nicolaescu*, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
(10595816) 
10:30 a.m.
Toric geometry of convex quadrilaterals.
Eveline Legendre*, University of Quebec at Montreal (Canada) /Ecole Polytechnique (France)
(105953138)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, I
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alejandro Aceves, Southern Methodist University aaceves@smu.edu
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico plushnik@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
The universal nature of Fibonacci patterns.
Alan C. Newell*, University of Arizona
Matt Pennybacker, University of Arizona
(10599220) 
9:30 a.m.
Modeling fiber laser arrays.
Alejandro Aceves*, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
(10597852) 
10:00 a.m.
Three wave parametric amplification in negative index materials.
Ildar R Gabitov*, University of Arizona
Zhaxylyk A Kudyshev, alFarabi Kazakh National University
Andrei I Maimistov, National Research Nuclear University
(105978223) 
10:30 a.m.
Nonlinear Optics in Transition and Negative Index Metamaterials.
Natalia M Litchinitser*, State University of New York at Buffalo
Tolanya Gibson, State University of New York at Buffalo
Gayatri Venugopal, State University of New York at Buffalo
Matthew Pennybacker, University of Arizona
Irene Mozjerin, State University of New York at Buffalo
Ildar R Gabitov, University of Arizona
(105978200)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Random matrix theory, numerical linear algebra, and scientific computing: Border interactions.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Ioana Dumitriu*, University of Washington
(10596503) 
Saturday April 17, 2010, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Random conformal maps.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Steffen Rohde*, University of Washington
(10593004) 
Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, II
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso osmendez@utep.edu
Behzad Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso behzad@math.utep.edu
Mohamed Amine Khamsi, University of Texas at El Paso mohamed@math.utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
Elastic Herglotz functions in the plane.
J.A. Barcelo, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
M. FolchGabayet*, Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México
S. PerezEsteva, Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
A. Ruiz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
M.C. Vilela, Universidad de Valladolid
(105935150) 
3:30 p.m.
A numerical method for an elliptic optimal control problem.
Behzad Djafari Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso
Rasoul Azizi*, University of Texas at El Paso
(105949146) 
4:00 p.m.
Morse Theory: A tool for geometric classification of the noncommutative CW complexes.
Vida Milani*, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Seyed M.H. Mansourbeigi, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University, NY, USA
(10594679) 
4:30 p.m.
Almost orthogonality related to weighted inequalities on bounded and unbounded domains.
Caroline Sweezy*, New Mexico State University
(10594278) 
5:00 p.m.
Dynamic Behavior of Perturbed Logistic Model.
Reza Ahangar*, Texas A & M University Kingsville
(10593962) 
5:30 p.m.
Riesz Potentials, Bessel Potentials and Fractional Derivatives on Gaussian BesovLipschitz spaces $B_{p,q}^{\alpha}(\gamma_d)$ and on TriebelLizorkin spaces $F_{p,q}^{\alpha}(\gamma_{d})$.
A. Eduardo Gatto, DePaul University
Ebner Pineda, Universidad CentroOcidental Lisandro Alvarado
Wilfredo O Urbina*, DePaul University and Universidad Central de Venezuela
(105942118)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, II
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University thagstrom@smu.edu
Stephen Lau, University of New Mexico srlau@math.unm.edu
Jens Lorenz, University of New Mexico lorenz@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Black hole simulations using spectral methods.
Harald P Pfeiffer*, CITA, University of Toronto (talk on behalf of the Caltech/Cornell/CITA Numerical Relativity Collaboration)
(105983189) 
4:00 p.m.
Implicitexplicit timestepping in numerical simulations of black holes.
Geoffrey Lovelace*, Cornell University
Stephen Lau, NY
Harald Pfeiffer, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
(105983165)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Positivity in Noncommutative Settings, I
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Roger Roybal, California State University Channel Islands roger.roybal@csuci.edu
Terry Loring, University of New Mexico loring@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Some lifting results related to purely infinite C*algebras.
Jack Spielberg*, Arizona State University
(105946226) 
3:30 p.m.
A Lower Bound for Topological Free Entropy Dimension.
Don Hadwin*, University of New Hampshire
Qihui Li, University of New Hampshire
Weihua Li, Columbia College
Junhao Shen, University of New Hampshire
(105946173) 
4:30 p.m.
Lifting Problems and Noncommutative Semialgebraic Sets.
Terry A Loring*, University of New Mexico
Tatiana Shulman, University of Copenhagen
(105946224) 
5:00 p.m.
Positivstellensatze in the free* context.
Mihai Putinar*, University of California
(105947208)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, II
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

3:00 p.m.
The BenjaminOno Equation in the Small Dispersion Limit.
Peter D Miller*, University of Michigan
Zhengjie Xu, University of Michigan
(10593590) 
4:00 p.m.
Moments of Traces for Betacircular Ensembles.
Tiefeng Jiang*, University of Minnesota
(10596047) 
5:00 p.m.
Spectral properties of large regular random graphs.
Soumik Pal*, University of Washington, Seattle
(10596080) 
5:30 p.m.
Estimating the Number Of Factors And Lags in High Dimensional Dynamic Factor Models.
Matthew C Harding*, Stanford University
Krishnan K Nair, Stanford University
(105991128)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, II
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

3:00 p.m.
An interpretation of halfplane capacity.
Chun Wai Carto Wong*, University of Washington
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington
(105930234) 
3:30 p.m.
Conformal invariance and covariance of the twodimensional selfavoiding walk.
Tom Kennedy*, University of Arizona
Gregory Lawler, University of Chicago
(105960166) 
4:00 p.m.
Fractal curves and phases of the Loewner equation.
Joan R Lind*, Belmont University
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington
(105930225) 
5:00 p.m.
Reversibility of Whole Plane SLE.
Dapeng Zhan*, Michigan State University
(10596096) 
5:30 p.m.
3D SLE and models for protein folding.
Robert O. Bauer*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(105960134)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, II
Room 227, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Kasra Rafi, University of Oklahoma kasra.rafi@gmail.com
Hossein Namaze, University of Texas hossein@math.utexas.edu
Kenneth Bromberg, University of Utah bromberg@math.utah.edu

3:00 p.m.
Onesided Heegaard splittings and Dehn filling.
Loretta Bartolini*, Oklahoma State University
(105957114) 
3:30 p.m.
Sums of lengths of pants decompositions.
Hugo Parlier*, University of Toronto
(105953101) 
4:00 p.m.
Volume and topology of hyperbolic 3manifolds with totally geodesic boundary.
Jason DeBlois*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Peter B. Shalen, University of Illinois at Chicago
(105957144) 
4:30 p.m.
A generalisation of the deformation variety.
Henry Segerman*, The University of Texas at Austin
(10595722) 
5:00 p.m.
On volumes of hyperbolic orbifolds.
Ilesanmi Adeboye*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(105957133) 
5:30 p.m.
The Topology of Deformation Spaces of Kleinian Groups.
Aaron Magid*, University of Maryland
(105957105)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, II
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

3:00 p.m.
Dehn functions and finiteness properties of subgroups of CAT(0) groups.
Noel P Brady*, University of Oklahoma
Dan Guralnik, University of Oklahoma
Sang Rae Lee, University of Oklahoma
(105920188) 
4:00 p.m.
Ends of Finitely Generated Groups from a Nonstandard Perspective.
Isaac M Goldbring*, University of California, Los Angeles
(10592013) 
4:30 p.m.
Graphs of subgroups of free groups.
Larsen Louder*, University of Michigan
Ben McReynolds, University of Chicago
(105920180) 
5:00 p.m.
Exponential higher dimensional isoperimetric inequalities for some arithmetic groups.
Kevin Wortman*, University of Utah
(105920124)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, II
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

3:00 p.m.
SINGULAR INTEGRALS ALONG N DIRECTIONS IN $R^2$.
Ciprian Demeter*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(10594237) 
3:30 p.m.
Some properties of strong maximal operator in 3D.
Alex Stokolos*, Georgia Southern University
(105942120) 
4:00 p.m.
Dyadic analysis in discrepancy theory.
Dmitriy Bilyk*, University of South Carolina
(105942187) 
4:30 p.m.
Multiparameter Cauchy integrals on Lipschitz curves.
Camil Muscalu*, Cornell Universiy
(10594266) 
5:00 p.m.
A multifrequency Calderon Zygmund decomposition and applications.
Fedor Nazarov, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Richard Oberlin, UCLA
Christoph Thiele*, UCLA
(10594259) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, II
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
The second BrauerThrall conjecture for totally reflexive modules.
Lars Winter Christensen, Texas Tech University
David A. Jorgensen, University of TexasArlington
Hamid Rahmati, Texas Tech University
Janet Striuli, Fairfield University
Roger A. Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(105913205) 
3:30 p.m.
Joint HilbertKunz multiplicities.
Adela Vraciu*, University of South Carolina
(105913156) 
4:00 p.m.
Remarks on a conjecture of Watanabe and Yoshida.
Lori A McDonnell*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913176) 
4:30 p.m.
The signature of the Chern coefficients of local rings.
L. Ghezzi, New York City College of TechnologyCUNY
S. Goto, Meiji University
J. Hong*, Southern Connecticut State University
K. Ozeki, Meiji University
T. Phuong, Ton Duc Thang University
W. Vasconcelos, Rutgers University
(105913148) 
5:00 p.m.
Formulas for the multiplicity of graded algebras.
Yu Xie*, University of Notre Dame
(10591369) 
5:30 p.m.
Multiplicities and Rees valuations.
D. Katz*, University of Kansas
J. Validashti, University of Kansas
(10591343)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, II
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
Portfolio Optimization in Discrete Time with Proportional Transaction Costs under Stochastic Volatility.
Frederi G Viens*, Dept. Statistics / Computational Finance Program, Purdue University
HaYoung Kim, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
(105990159) 
4:00 p.m.
Maximum Drawdown of a JumpDiffusion Process and the Corresponding Partial IntegroDifferential Equations.
Libor Pospisil, Columbia University
Jan Vecer*, Columbia University
(105960204) 
5:00 p.m.
Equilibrium pricing in incomplete markets under translation invariant preferences.
Patrick Cheridito*, Princeton University
(105991125)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Blair, University of New Mexico blair@math.unm.edu
Hart Smith, University of Washington hart@math.washington.edu

3:00 p.m.
Nearlinear evolution for NLS and KdV with periodic boundary conditions.
M. Burak Erdogan*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(10593575) 
3:30 p.m.
On the Cauchy problem for GrossPitaevskii hierarchies.
Thomas Chen, University of Texas at Austin
Natasa Pavlovic*, University of Texas at Austin
Nikolaos Tzirakis, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(105935115) 
4:00 p.m.
Blow up solutions to the 3d focusing cubic NLS equation.
Justin Holmer, Brown University
Svetlana Roudenko*, Arizona State University
(105935194) 
4:30 p.m.
Effective dynamics of double solitons for perturbed mKdV.
Justin Holmer*, Brown University
Galina Perelman, Ecole Polytechnique
Maciej Zworski, University of California, Berkeley
(105935193) 
5:00 p.m.
A Schrödinger Dispersive Estimate in ${\bf R^3}$ with Singular Potentials.
Marius Beceanu, Centre d'Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales
Michael Goldberg*, University of Cincinnati
(10594245)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, II
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Art M. Duval, University of Texas at El Paso artduval@math.utep.edu
Jeremy Martin, University of Kansas jmartin@math.ku.edu

3:00 p.m.
Deformation Retracts of Neighborhood Complexes of Stable Kneser Graphs.
Matthew D. Zeckner*, University of Kentucky
Benjamin J. Braun, University of Kentucky
(105905102) 
3:30 p.m.
Nowhereharmonic colorings of graphs.
Benjamin J. Braun*, University of Kentucky
Matthias Beck, San Francisco State University
(105905103) 
4:00 p.m.
The Hodge Structure of the Coloring Complex of a Hypergraph.
Sarah C. Rundell*, Denison University
Jane H. Long, Steven F. Austin State University
(10590527) 
4:30 p.m.
Vizing's Conjecture and Techniques from Computer Algebra.
I. V. Hicks, Rice University
S. Margulies*, Rice University
(105905212) 
5:00 p.m.
Chromatic quasisymmetric functions.
John Shareshian*, Washington University
Michelle Wachs, University of Miami
(105905207) 
5:30 p.m.
Topology of Rees products of posets and multiset derangements.
Michelle L Wachs*, University of Miami
John Shareshian, Washington University
(105905249)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, II
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov

3:00 p.m.
On the Regularization Approach to Modeling Unresolved Scales in TwoDimensional and Quasi TwoDimensional Turbulence.
B T Nadiga*, LANL, Los Alamos, NM
(105935111) 
4:00 p.m.
Cascade of vortex loops created after the reconnection of quantum vortices  an efficient mechanism of quantum vortex tangle evaporation at zero temperature.
Miron Kursa, Uniwersity of Warsaw
Konrad Bajer, Uniwersity of Warsaw
Tomasz Lipniacki*, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research
(10593556) 
5:00 p.m.
A Partial Differential Operator for Boolean Expressions.
Duane K. Allen*, NSWC Corona Division
(10594715) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, II
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Dimiter Vassilev, University of New Mexico vassilev@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Null Sasaki $\eta$Einstein Structures in Five Manifolds.
Jaime Cuadros*, McMaster University
(105953168) 
3:30 p.m.
Negative Sasakian Geometry In Dimension Five.
Ralph R Gomez*, Swarthmore College
(105953149) 
4:00 p.m.
Spaces of holomorphic forms on Riemann surfaces of hyperbolic type.
Mirroslav T Yotov*, Florida International University
(105932178) 
4:30 p.m.
Rigidity for solutions of degenerate PDEs.
SongYing Li*, University of California, Irvine
(105932220) 
5:00 p.m.
Some unique continuation results with applications to the Ricci flow.
Brett L Kotschwar*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(105953219) 
5:30 p.m.
A priori estimates for complex MongeAmpère equation on Hermitian manifolds.
Xiangwen Zhang*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University
(10595382)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, II
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alejandro Aceves, Southern Methodist University aaceves@smu.edu
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico plushnik@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Probability of the occurrence of freak waves.
Vladimir E. Zakharov*, Department of mathematics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Roman Shamin, Shirshov Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
(105986197) 
3:30 p.m.
On Dissipation Function of Ocean Waves due to Whitecapping.
Vladimir E Zakharov, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona; Lebedev Physical Institute, RAS
Alexander O Korotkevich*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico; L.D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, RAS
Alexander O Prokofiev, L.D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Moscow, Russia.
(105986183) 
4:00 p.m.
Broken and emerging symmetries in turbulence.
Gregory Falkovich*, Weizmann Institute of Science
(10598210) 
4:30 p.m.
Bubble breakup as a twodimensional free surface hydrodynamics problem.
Konstantin S. Turitsyn*, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Lipeng Lai, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago
Wendy W. Zhang, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago
(105976169) 
5:00 p.m.
Diffusive transport in twodimensional nematics.
Ibrahim Fatkullin*, University of Arizona
(105949143) 
5:30 p.m.
Strong Collapse Turbulence in Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation.
Yeojin Chung, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
Pavel M Lushnikov*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Natalia Vladimirova, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
(10597887)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall

3:00 p.m.
An Inequality for Rational Functions.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee University
Q. I. Rahman, Universite de Montreal
(105930247) 
3:15 p.m.
"On 4move equivalence classes of knots and links of two components".
Noureen A. Khan*, UNT Dallas TX
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, UT Dallas,TX
Ramanjit K. Sahi, Austin Peay State University, TN
Slavik V. Jablan, Belgrade, Serbia
(10591458) 
3:30 p.m.
On the Hilbert series of a local ring with $\mathfrak{m}^4=0$ which admits nontrivial totally reflexive modules.
Kristen A Beck*, The University of Texas at Arlington
(105913235) 
3:45 p.m.
Finite presentability for subgroups of the ThompsonStein groups.
Claire W Wladis*, BMCC/CUNY
Jose Burillo, Centre de Recerca Matematica, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
(105920145) 
4:00 p.m.
On the Leibniz (Co)Homology of an Abelian Extension of the Orthogonal Lie Algebras.
Guy Roger Biyogmam*, New Mexico State University
(10591807) 
4:15 p.m.
Wardlike identities in the comma theory.
A M Abdurrahman*, Shippensburg University
A Cresswell, Shippensburg University
M A Gassem, South Texas College
(10598114) 
4:30 p.m.
On the extremal problem of Polya.
Le Nhat Tuan*, Fairmont Preparatory Academy High school
(10595264) 
4:45 p.m.
Dengue Treatment Model with Variable Viral Load.
Salisu Mohammed Garba*, University of manitoba
(10599072) 
5:00 p.m.
Feasibility and Constraint Analysis of Sets of Linear Matrix Inequalities.
Shafiu Jibrin*, Northern Arizona University
Richard J Caron, University of Windsor
Tim Traynor, University of Windsor
(10599005) 
5:15 p.m.
Green's Function and the Inverse of a Differential Operator.
Rod Freed*, California State University
(10594788)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday April 17, 2010, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
University of New Mexico Department of Mathematics Reception
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall
Sunday April 18, 2010

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall 
Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, III
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso osmendez@utep.edu
Behzad Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso behzad@math.utep.edu
Mohamed Amine Khamsi, University of Texas at El Paso mohamed@math.utep.edu

8:00 a.m.
Solutions to IntegroDifferential Equations arising in models for charged transport in semiconductors.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Marc Salas*, New Mexico State University
(10593532) 
8:30 a.m.
Sharp stability results for exponential dichotomy.
Osvaldo D. Mendez*, University of Texas=El Paso
Liviu Horia Popescu, University of Oradea
(10593461) 
9:00 a.m.
Estimates for the resolvent of the spectral Navier operator.
J A Barceló, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
M FolchGabayet, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
S PérezEsteva*, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
A Ruíz, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
M C Vilela, Universidad de Valladolid
(10593541) 
9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic behavior of solutions to some second order evolution equations.
Behzad Djafari Rouhani*, University of Texas at El Paso
(10594730) 
10:00 a.m.
ALGEBRIZATION OF ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS.
Elifalet López*, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez
(105934154)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, III
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University thagstrom@smu.edu
Stephen Lau, University of New Mexico srlau@math.unm.edu
Jens Lorenz, University of New Mexico lorenz@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
New development in Hermite Method.
Xi Ronald Chen*, University of New Mexico, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
(105935228) 
9:00 a.m.
Multidomain spectraltau method for the threedimensional helically reduced wave equation.
S R Lau*, Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
R H Price, Physics and Astronomy, University of Texas at Brownsville
(105983246) 
10:00 a.m.
Analysis of a nonlinear Black Scholes equation.
Yan Qiu*, university of New Mexico
(105935203)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, III
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

8:00 a.m.
Randomized matrix algorithms and their applications.
Petros Drineas*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(10591549) 
9:00 a.m.
On the monotonicity of the expected volume of a random simplex.
Luis A Rademacher*, Computer Science and Engineering, The Ohio State University
(105952123) 
10:00 a.m.
Communication Bounds for Sequential and Parallel Eigenvalue Problems.
Grey Ballard*, UC Berkeley
James Demmel, UC Berkeley
Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington
(10596548) 
10:30 a.m.
Phase transitions in the eigenvalues and eigenvectors of perturbed random matrices.
Raj Rao Nadakuditi*, University of Michigan
Florent BenaychGeorges, Université Paris 6
(10596246)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, III
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

8:00 a.m.
Geometric characterization of $\infty$Poincare inequality in complete doubling metric measure spaces.
Nageswari Shanmugalingam*, University of Cincinnati
Estibalitz Durand, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Jesus Jaramillo, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
(10593198) 
8:30 a.m.
Quasisymmetric Koebe uniformization.
Sergiy Merenkov*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Kevin Wildrick, University of Jyväskylä
(105930152) 
9:30 a.m.
A conformal mapping problem with applications to composition operators.
Wayne Stewart Smith*, University of Hawaii
Alexander Volberg, Michigan State University
(105930202) 
10:00 a.m.
Quadratic differentials and weighted graphs.
Alexander Yu. Solynin*, Texas Tech University
(105930167)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, III
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

8:00 a.m.
Topological simplification of maps between surfaces.
Matthew B. Day*, California Institute of Technology
(10595793) 
8:30 a.m.
Large Scale Geometry of Commutator Subgroups.
Danny Calegari, California Institute of Technology
Dongping Zhuang*, Vanderbilt University
(10592067) 
9:00 a.m.
Number theory on groups.
Khalid BouRabee*, University of Chicago
(105920119) 
9:30 a.m.
Diameter of the thick part of moduli space.
Tao Jing*, University of Utah
Rafi Kasra, University of Oklahoma
(10590083) 
10:00 a.m.
A Birman exact sequence for $\text{Aut}(F_n)$.
Andrew Putman*, MIT
Matthew Day, Caltech
(105920177)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

8:00 a.m.
A new sharp version of Buckley's inequality.
Oleksandra V Beznosova*, University of MissouriColumbia
Dariusz Panek, Ohio University
Maria Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico
(105943198) 
8:30 a.m.
On sharp bounds for the commutators on weighted Lebesgue spaces $L^p(w)$.
Daewon Chung*, University of New Mexico
(10594218) 
9:00 a.m.
Sharp weighted bounds for fractional integral operators.
Michael Lacey, Georgia Technical Institute
Kabe Moen*, Washington University in St. Louis
Carlos Perez, Universidad de Sevilla
Rodolfo Torres, University of Kansas
(10594209) 
9:30 a.m.
Geometricarithmetic averaging of dyadic weights.
Jill Pipher, Brown University
Lesley A. Ward*, University of South Australia
Xiao Xiao, Brown University
(10594231) 
10:00 a.m.
Recent results in Weighted Theory.
Michael T Lacey*, Georgia Tech
Eric Sawyer, McMaster Univ
I UriateTuero, Michigan State
Maria Carmen Reguera, Georgia Tech
(10594206) 
10:30 a.m.
A characterization of the two weight norm inequality for the Hilbert transform.
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Eric T. Sawyer, McMaster University
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(105942170)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, III
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Coefficient and cancellation theorems of BriançonSkoda type.
Ian M. Aberbach*, University of Missouri
Aline Hosry, University of Missouri
(105913191) 
8:30 a.m.
The lower semicontinuity of the Frobenius splitting numbers.
Florian Enescu*, Georgia State University
Yongwei Yao, Georgia State University
(105913113) 
9:00 a.m.
Annihilators of Local Cohomology.
Laura R Lynch*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Tom Marley, University of NebraskaLincoln
(10591374) 
9:30 a.m.
Vanishing of cohomology over CohenMacaulay algebras.
Lars Winther Christensen*, Texas Tech University
Henrik Holm, University of Copenhagen
(105913155) 
10:00 a.m.
Algorithms for Borel ideals.
Christopher A Francisco, Oklahoma State University
Jeff Mermin*, Oklahoma State University
Jay Schweig, Kansas University
(105913136) 
10:30 a.m.
A class of factorial threefolds.
David R Finston*, New Mexico State University
(10591444)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, III
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov

8:00 a.m.
Gain added metallic nanostructures as optical metaatoms.
Ildar R Gabitov*, University of Arizona
Bridget Kennedy, University of Arizona
Andrei Maimistov, National Research Nuclear University
(105978222) 
9:00 a.m.
Application of Markov Chain Monte Carlo simulations to detect the impact of climate change on river discharge time series records of arctic rivers.
Jean M Foster*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Jasper Vrugt, University of California, Irvine
Cathy Wilson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Joel Rowland, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(105962240) 
9:30 a.m.
PDEs for Flow and Transport in Porous Media with Fractal Coefficients.
Bryan J Travis*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(105935250) 
10:00 a.m.
On some problems in environmental research.
Robert M Owczarek*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10598634) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, III
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

8:30 a.m.
The Corridor Implied Volatility and the VIX during the financial crisis: October 2008  April 2009.
Torben G. Andersen, Northwestern University  Kellogg School of Management; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Oleg Bondarenko, University of Illinois at Chicago  Department of Finance
Maria T. GonzalezPerez*, Northwestern University  Kellogg School of Management
(105960195) 
9:00 a.m.
Black Litterman model: investors' expectations and social networks.
Germán G Creamer*, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105991241) 
9:30 a.m.
Solution to a Nonlinear BlackScholes Equation.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Emmanuel Ncheuguim*, New Mexico State University
(10593554) 
10:00 a.m.
Optimal investment on finite horizon with random discrete order flow in il liquid markets.
Paul Gassiat, University Paris 7
Huyen Pham, University Paris 7
Mihai Sirbu*, University of Texas at Austin
(105960142) 
10:30 a.m.
Arbitrage free models in markets with transaction costs.
Hasanjan Sayit*, Assistant professor, Mathematics Department, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Viens Frederi, Professor, Statistics Department, Purdue University,
(10596053)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, III
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Art M. Duval, University of Texas at El Paso artduval@math.utep.edu
Jeremy Martin, University of Kansas jmartin@math.ku.edu

8:30 a.m.
The rank partition of a matroid.
Andrew Berget*, University of California, Davis
(105905233) 
9:00 a.m.
Lattice paths and Lagrangian matroids.
Anna Gundert, Freie Universität Berlin and Technischen Universität Berlin
Edward D Kim*, University of California, Davis
Daria Schymura, Freie Universität Berlin
(10590576) 
9:30 a.m.
On $\gamma$vectors.
Eran Nevo*, Cornell University
Kyle Petersen, DePaul University
Bridget Tenner, DePaul University
(105905126) 
10:00 a.m.
$f$Vectors of Triangulated Balls.
Samuel Robert Kolins*, Cornell University
(10590529) 
10:30 a.m.
The Rees product and cubical complexes.
Tricia Muldoon Brown*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(10590565)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, III
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alejandro Aceves, Southern Methodist University aaceves@smu.edu
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico plushnik@math.unm.edu

8:30 a.m.
Statics and Dynamics of Magnetic Vortices.
Israel Michael Sigal*, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Toronto
(10593739) 
9:00 a.m.
Singularities and asymptotics for some geometric nonlinear Schroedinger equations.
Stephen Gustafson*, University of British Columbia
(105935210) 
9:30 a.m.
Nearlinear dynamics in KdV with periodic boundary conditions.
V. Zharnitsky*, University of Illinois
M. B. Erdogan, University of Illinois
N. Tzirakis, University of Illinois
(105935163) 
10:00 a.m.
Maximizers for the Strichartz norm for small solutions of masscritical semilinear Schrödinger equations.
Thomas Dyuckaerts, Universite de CergyPontoise, France
Frank Merle, Universite de CergyPontoise
Svetlana Roudenko*, Arizona State University
(105935196) 
10:30 a.m.
Functional connectivity in disassortative scalefree neuronal networks.
Maxim S Shkarayev*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(105992158)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, III
Room 227, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Kasra Rafi, University of Oklahoma kasra.rafi@gmail.com
Hossein Namaze, University of Texas hossein@math.utexas.edu
Kenneth Bromberg, University of Utah bromberg@math.utah.edu

9:00 a.m.
A Recipe for Shortword PseudoAnosovs.
Johanna Mangahas*, University of Michigan
(105957172) 
9:30 a.m.
Veech groups for cyclic covers of translation surfaces.
Martin J Schmoll*, Clemson University
(10595823) 
10:00 a.m.
Small filling sets of curves on a surface.
Alexandra R Pettet*, University of Michigan
James W Anderson, University of Southampton
Hugo Parlier, University of Toronto
(105951229) 
10:30 a.m.
Pseudoanosov maps and handlebodies.
Ian P Biringer*, Yale University
Jesse Johnson, Oklahoma State University
Yair Minsky, Yale University
(105951161)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Blair, University of New Mexico blair@math.unm.edu
Hart Smith, University of Washington hart@math.washington.edu

9:00 a.m.
The KleinGordon Equation on asymptotically de Sitter spaces.
Dean Baskin*, Stanford University
(10593585) 
9:30 a.m.
Quantum decay rates for manifolds with hyperbolic ends.
Kiril Datchev*, UC Berkeley
(105935162) 
10:00 a.m.
Strichartz estimates on Kerr spacetimes.
Mihai Tohaneanu*, Purdue University
(105935164) 
10:30 a.m.
Scattering for a Resonant KleinGordon Equation.
Jacob K Sterbenz*, University of California San Diego
(105935232)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, III
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Dimiter Vassilev, University of New Mexico vassilev@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
The space of volume forms and the Donaldson equation.
Weiyong He*, University of Oregon
(105953184) 
9:30 a.m.
Conformal geometry and scattering operators.
Colin Guillarmou, Laboratoire J. Dieudonne, CNRS, Universite de Nice, France
Jie Qing*, UC Santa Cruz
(105953199) 
10:00 a.m.
Hypersurfaces in Hyperbolic Poincaré Manifolds and Conformally Invariant PDEs.
Vincent Bonini*, California Polytechnic State University
José Espinar, Departmento de Geometría y Topología, Universidad de Granada
Jie Qing, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Santa Cruz
(105953243) 
10:30 a.m.
Invariants of toric contact manifolds.
Justin C Pati*, University of New Mexico
(105953190)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
The topology of deformation spaces of Kleinian groups.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Kenneth Bromberg*, University of Utah
(10595701) 
Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, IV
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

3:00 p.m.
Backward iteration in the unit ball.
Olena Ostapyuk*, Kansas State University
(10593040) 
3:30 p.m.
Conformal dimension of random and deterministic selfaffine sets.
Ilia Binder, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
Hrant Hakobyan*, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
(105930215) 
4:00 p.m.
A hyperbolic characterization of ultrametric spaces.
Zair Ibragimov*, California State University, Fullerton
(105930130) 
4:30 p.m.
Circle Packing Coordinates for Riemann Surfaces.
G. Brock Williams*, Texas Tech University
(10593081)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, IV
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

3:00 p.m.
Actions of Kahler groups on real hyperbolic spaces.
Pierre PY*, University of Chicago
(10595189) 
4:00 p.m.
Cofinitely Hopfian groups, open mappings and knot complements.
Martin R. Bridson, University of Oxford
Daniel P. Groves*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jonathan A. Hillman, University of Sydney
Gaven J. Martin, Massey University
(10592042) 
4:30 p.m.
Surface Subgroups of Graph Products of Groups.
Sanghyun Kim*, the University of Texas at Austin
(105920104) 
5:00 p.m.
Small cancellation, curvature and generic one relator groups.
John M Mackay*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10592094) 
5:30 p.m.
Reflections on Rigidity and Random Groups.
Paul E. Schupp*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(105920192)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, IV
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

3:00 p.m.
The embedding ${\rm BMO}\subset L^p_{loc}$ and sharp equivalence of BMO norms.
Leonid Slavin*, University of Cincinnati
Vasily Vasyunin, St. Petersburg branch, Steklov Mathematical Institute
(105942186) 
3:30 p.m.
HardySobolev spaces on manifolds.
Nadine Badr, Institut Camille Jordan, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1
Galia Dafni*, Concordia University
(105942201) 
4:00 p.m.
"Boundedness of Singular Integrals associated to nondoubling measure metric spaces on Lipschitz spaces and Krein Theorem.
Angel Eduardo Gatto*, DePaul University
(105942112) 
4:30 p.m.
Multiplier theorems on Anisotropic Hardy Space.
LiAn Daniel Wang*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
(10594225)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Embedding dimension, multiplicity and CohenMacaulayness of subintegral extensions of local Noetherian domains.
Bruce Olberding*, New Mexico State University
(105913127) 
3:30 p.m.
Intersection numbers through residual intersections.
Dan Bates, Colorado State University
David Eklund, KTH  Sweden
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(105913218) 
4:00 p.m.
The core versus the adjoint of a monomial ideal.
Angela L Kohlhaas*, University of Notre Dame
(10591397) 
4:30 p.m.
Depths and Reductions of Edge Ideals of Graphs.
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University
Susan E. Morey*, Texas State University
(105913151) 
5:00 p.m.
Comparing the Sizes of the Lower Bass Numbers of a Cohen Macaulay Local Ring.
Jared L Painter*, The University of Texas at Arlington
(105913227) 
5:30 p.m.
Threestandardness of the maximal ideal.
Ananthnarayan Hariharan*, Department of Mathematics, University of NebraskaLincoln
Craig Huneke, Department of Mathematics, University of Kansas
(105913117)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, IV
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
Drawdowns, drawups and financial risk management.
Hongzhong Zhang, City University of New York
Olympia Hadjiliadis*, City University of New York
(10596091) 
3:30 p.m.
Temporal Correlation of Defaults in Subprime Securitization.
Junyue Xu, Louisiana State University
Eric Hillebrand, Louisiana State University
Ambar Niel Sengupta*, Louisiana State University
(10596026) 
4:00 p.m.
Rare Events Detection and Analysis of HighFrequency Financial Data.
Dragos Bozdog*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology
Khaldoun Khashanah, Stevens Institute of Technology
Jim Wang, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105960140) 
4:30 p.m.
A computational approach to Option pricing models.
Snehanshu Saha*, Math Sciences,University of Texas at El Paso
(10593592) 
5:00 p.m.
Study of solution for a PIDE relevant for Mathematical finance using upper and lower solutions.
Ionut Florescu*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Maria C Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
(105935107)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, IV
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov

3:00 p.m.
Hypothesis Testings in Hilbert Spaces.
Wai Kong J Pang*, Assistant Professor/ Monmouth University
(105962230) 
4:00 p.m.
Coalitional Affinity Games.
Simina Branzei*, University of Waterloo
Kate Larson, University of Waterloo
(10599138) 
4:30 p.m.
Information provided by volumes of negative density in Inverse Abel method of 3D objects reconstruction from radiographic images.
Hanna E Makaruk*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(105944182) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.
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