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2010 Fall Western Section Meeting
Los Angeles, CA, October 910, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1063
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Combinatorics and Probability on Groups

Saturday October 9, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Probability on Groups, I
MS 5147, Math Science Building
Organizers:
Jason Fulman, University of Southern California fulman@usc.edu
Robert Guralnick, University of Southern California guralnic@usc.edu
Igor Pak, University of California Los Angeles pak@math.ucla.edu

Saturday October 9, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Probability on Groups, II
MS 5147, Math Science Building
Organizers:
Jason Fulman, University of Southern California fulman@usc.edu
Robert Guralnick, University of Southern California guralnic@usc.edu
Igor Pak, University of California Los Angeles pak@math.ucla.edu

3:00 p.m.
Rate of escape for random walks on groups.
Yuval Peres*, Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA
James R. Lee, Computer Science Department, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
(10636048)

3:30 p.m.
Cycle indices for finite orthogonal groups of even characteristic.
Jason Fulman*, University of Southern California
Jan Saxl, University of Cambridge
Pham Tiep, University of Arizona
(10630556)

4:00 p.m.
On residually finite hyperbolic groups.
Mark Sapir*, Vanderbilt University
(106320124)

4:30 p.m.
Eulerian quasisymmetric functions.
John Shareshian*, Washington University
Michelle Wachs, University of Miami
(106305266)
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