AMS Sectional Meeting Program by AMS Special Session
Current as of Saturday, October 31, 2009 01:40:04
2009 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
University Park, PA, October 2425, 2009 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1052
Associate secretaries: Steven H Weintraub, AMS steve.weintraub@lehigh.edu
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory

Saturday October 24, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, I
Room 201, Thomas Building
Organizers:
Angel V. Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Michael P. Knapp, Loyola College
Robert C. Vaughan, Pennsylvania State University

8:00 a.m.
The Ideal Sieve.
Sidney W. Graham*, Central Michigan University
(10521141) 
8:30 a.m.
Sifting Limits for Selberg's $\Lambda^{2}\Lambda^{}$ Sieve.
C S Franze*, Central Michigan University
(10521122) 
9:00 a.m.
The distribution of sociable numbers.
Paul Pollack*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign/Institute for Advanced Study
(105211139) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Density of Abundant Numbers.
Mitsuo Kobayashi*, Dartmouth College
(105211164) 
10:00 a.m.
Concentration of Points on Modular Hyperbolas and Exponential Curves.
Tsz Ho Chan*, University of Memphis
Igor E. Shparlinski, Macquarie University
(10521152) 
10:30 a.m.
Common values of the arithmetic functions $\phi$ and $\sigma$.
Kevin Ford*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Florian Luca, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Carl Pomerance, Dartmouth College
(10521129)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 24, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, II
Room 201, Thomas Building
Organizers:
Angel V. Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Michael P. Knapp, Loyola College
Robert C. Vaughan, Pennsylvania State University

3:00 p.m.
Exceptional sets for diophantine inequalities.
Scott T. Parsell*, West Chester University
Trevor D. Wooley, University of Bristol
(105211173) 
3:30 p.m.
Binary Egyptian Fractions and ErdosStrausSchinzel Conjecture.
Jingjing Huang*, Penn State University, University Park
(105211150) 
4:00 p.m.
The Manin conjecture for $x_0 y_0 + \cdots + x_s y_s = 0$.
Craig Valere Spencer*, Kansas State University
(105211142) 
4:30 p.m.
Vinogradov's Mean Value Theorem in Function Fields.
YuRu Liu*, University of Waterloo
(10521151) 
5:00 p.m.
Counting solutions to linear systems modulo N  an introduction to local quadratic Fourier analysis.
Julia Wolf*, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey
(10521135) 
5:30 p.m.
Some Extremal Functions in Fourier Analysis.
Emanuel Carneiro, Insititute for Advanced Study
Friedrich Littmann, North Dakota State University
Jeffrey D. Vaaler*, The University of Texas at Austin
(10524274)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 25, 2009, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, III
Room 201, Thomas Building
Organizers:
Angel V. Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Michael P. Knapp, Loyola College
Robert C. Vaughan, Pennsylvania State University

8:30 a.m.
Missed it by that much.
Pradipto Banerjee, University of South Carolina
Michael Filaseta*, University of South Carolina
(10521170) 
9:00 a.m.
Turan's problem on the distance to an irreducible polynomial.
Michael J. Mossinghoff*, Davidson College
(105211187) 
9:30 a.m.
The fluctuations in the number of points on a family of curves over a finite field.
Maosheng Xiong*, Dept. Mathematics, Pennsylvania State University
(10521155) 
10:00 a.m.
On uniform bounds for lattice points in intersections of hyperbolic plane regions.
Patrick X. Rault*, SUNY Geneseo
(10521153) 
10:30 a.m.
Asymptotic formulas for ternary quadratic forms.
Roger C Baker*, Brigham Young University
(10521137)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 25, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, IV
Room 201, Thomas Building
Organizers:
Angel V. Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Michael P. Knapp, Loyola College
Robert C. Vaughan, Pennsylvania State University

3:00 p.m.
Multiplicative mimicry and improvements of the PólyaVinogradov inequality.
Leo Goldmakher*, University of Toronto
(105211149) 
3:30 p.m.
Zeros of partial sums of the Riemann zetafunction.
Steve M. Gonek*, University of Rochester
Andrew H. Ledoan, University of Rochester
(105211211) 
4:00 p.m.
Distribution of values of $L$functions at the edge of the critical strip.
Youness Lamzouri*, IAS Princeton
(105211196) 
4:30 p.m.
On the lowlying zeros of Dedekind zeta functions associated to cubic number fields.
Andrew Yang*, Dartmouth College
(10521191) 
5:00 p.m.
Integrals of Characteristic Polynomials of Unitary Matrices, and an Application to the Riemann Zeta Function.
Donald Richards*, Penn State University
(10521160)

3:00 p.m.