AMS Sectional Meeting Program by AMS Special Session
Current as of Sunday, October 17, 2010 00:33:02
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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 Mathematical Models of Random Phenomena

Saturday October 9, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models of Random Phenomena, I
BH 2444, Boelter Hall
Organizers:
Mark Burgin, University of California Los Angeles mburgin@math.ucla.edu
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu

8:00 a.m.
Disrupting Terrorist Networks.
Susan E. Martonosi*, Harvey Mudd College
Douglas Altner, U.S. Naval Academy
(10639041) 
8:30 a.m.
Near linear time perfect simulation of corrugated surfaces.
Mark L Huber*, Claremont McKenna College
(10636060) 
9:00 a.m.
Sequential Hypothesis Testing for Pest Count Spatial GLMM Models.
Judy X. Li, Federal Drug Administration
Daniel R. Jeske*, University of California, Riverside
Jesus Lara, University of California, Riverside
Mark Hoddle, University of California, Riverside
(10636257) 
9:30 a.m.
Optimization in Baseball Lineups.
Brandi Bailes, Cal Poly Pomona
Jenny Switkes*, Cal Poly Pomona
(10636052) 
10:00 a.m.
Birthdays, Coupons, Hatchecks and Schur.
Barry C. Arnold*, University of California, Riverside
(10636023) 
10:30 a.m.
The Mathematics of Cause and Effect.
Judea Pearl*, Department of Computer Science, UCLA,
(10639185)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 9, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models of Random Phenomena, II
BH 2444, Boelter Hall
Organizers:
Mark Burgin, University of California Los Angeles mburgin@math.ucla.edu
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu

3:00 p.m.
Probabilistic Approach to the Zeros of Zeta Functions.
M M Rao*, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521
(10631125) 
4:00 p.m.
Chaos and the Fourth Moment.
Todd Kemp*, UCSD
Ivan Nourdin, Universite Henri Poincare
Giovanni Peccati, Universite du Luxembourg
Roland Speicher, Universitat des Saarlandes
(106360248) 
4:30 p.m.
Bridging Scales in Kinesin Motor Models.
John Fricks*, Penn State University
John P Hughes, Penn State University
William O Hancock, Penn Stat University
(10636044) 
5:00 p.m.
Information channels and channel operators.
Yuichiro Kakihara*, California State University, San Bernardino
(10639459) 
5:30 p.m.
Performance Analysis of Compressive Spectral Clustering.
Blake A Hunter*, University of California, Davis
Thomas Strohmer, University of California, Davis
(106315285)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 10, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models of Random Phenomena, III
BH 2444, Boelter Hall
Organizers:
Mark Burgin, University of California Los Angeles mburgin@math.ucla.edu
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu

8:00 a.m.
A Mathematical Model for Stimuli Dependent Neuron Responses.
Joe Latulippe*, Cal Poly Pomona
(106392213) 
8:30 a.m.
The Role of Symmetric and Asymmetric Division of Cancer Cells in Developing Drug Resistance.
Cristian Tomasetti*, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
Doron Levy, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
(10636066) 
9:00 a.m.
The WrightFisher Diffusion Process and an Application to Queues and Bacterial Recombination.
Joseph C Watkins*, Deaprtment of Mathematics, University of Arizona
Xavier Didelot, Oxford Centre for Gene Function, University of Oxford
Jesse E Taylor, Department of Mathematics, Arizona State University
(106360229) 
9:30 a.m.
A PCR birth process subject to an enzyme death process.
Randall Swift*, California State Polytechnic University Pomona
Joe Gani, The Australian National University
(106360128) 
10:00 a.m.
Speed of Convergence of Certain Markov Processes to Equilibrium.
Rabi Bhattacharya*, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona
(106360171) 
10:30 a.m.
Conditional Hyperprobability.
Mark Burgin, UCLA
A. C. Krinik,*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, California State Polytechnic University
(10636035)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 10, 2010, 2:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models of Random Phenomena, IV
BH 2444, Boelter Hall
Organizers:
Mark Burgin, University of California Los Angeles mburgin@math.ucla.edu
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu

2:00 p.m.
Skew Diffusion in Highly Heterogeneous Environments.
Edward C Waymire*, Oregon State University
Thilanka A Appuhamillage, Oregon State University
Vrushali A Bokil, Oregon State University
Enrique A Thomann, Oregon State University
Brian D Wood, Oregon State University
(10636067) 
2:30 p.m.
Systems of Dependent Components.
Sheldon Ross*, University of Southern California
(106360205) 
3:00 p.m.
On modeling and analysing P2P networks.
Gerardo Rubino*, INRIA Rennes  Bretagne Atlantique, France
(10636026) 
3:30 p.m.
Sharp inequalities of Zygmund type for Riesz transforms.
Jorge Aarao, University of South Australia, Adelaide
Mike O'Neill*, Claremont McKenna College
(106360141) 
4:00 p.m.
Mathematical Theory of Negative Probability and Models of Financial Processes.
Mark Burgin, UCLA
Gunter Meissner*, University of Hawaii
(10636031) 
4:30 p.m.
Variations of the Absorption Process: Probabilistic Models for qidentities in Combinatorics and Number Theory.
Don Paul Rawlings*, Mathematics Department, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
(10636076) 
5:00 p.m.
Geometric properties of the majority rule model.
Nicolas Lanchier*, Arizona State University
Jared Neufer, Arizona State University
(10636083) 
5:30 p.m.
Noarbitrage conditions for limitprice orders.
David German*, Claremont McKenna College
Henry Schellhorn, Claremont Graduate University
(106360174) 
6:00 p.m.
Heat kernel and random matrices from compact Lie groups.
Jason Fulman*, University of Southern California
(10636017)

2:00 p.m.
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