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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
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory

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, 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.

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, 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.
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