AMS Sectional Meeting Full Program
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2010 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Syracuse, NY, October 23, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1062
Associate secretaries: Steven H Weintraub, AMS steve.weintraub@lehigh.edu
Saturday October 2, 2010

Saturday October 2, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Book Sale and Exhibit
Reading Room, Carnegie Library 
Saturday October 2, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Reading Room, Carnegie Library 
Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics, I
Room 219, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Laura Anderson, SUNY Binghamton
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University plhersh@ncsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Characteristic Classes of Matroid Bundles and Applications.
James F. Davis*, Indiana University
Laura Anderson, Binghamton University
(106205261) 
9:00 a.m.
Topological representation of matroids from diagrams of spaces.
Alex Engstrom*, UC Berkeley
(106257224) 
10:00 a.m.
Complex Matroids.
Emanuele Delucchi*, Universität Bremen
Laura Anderson, Binghamton University SUNY
(106205203)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Analysis and Flows, I
Room 311, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
William P. Minicozzi II, Johns Hopkins University
Xiaodong Cao, Cornell University
Junfang Li, University of Alabama at Birmingham jli@math.uab.edu

8:00 a.m.
Bounds on the Heat Kernel under the Ricci Flow.
Mihai Bailesteanu*, Cornell University
(106253149) 
8:30 a.m.
Positive and Negative Existence Results for Mean Curvature Flow Self Shrinkers.
Stephen James Kleene*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(106235276) 
9:00 a.m.
Complex MongeAmpere type of equations and totally real submanifolds.
Bo Guan, The Ohio State University
Qun Li*, Wright State University
(106235148) 
9:30 a.m.
On rotationally symmetric KahlerRicci solitons.
Chi Li*, Princeton University
(106253178) 
10:00 a.m.
Modified Mean Curvature Flow of Starshaped Hypersurfaces in Hyperbolic Space.
Longzhi Lin*, Johns Hopkins University
Ling Xiao, Johns Hopkins University
(106253156) 
10:30 a.m.
Closed Surfaces of Prescribed Mean Curvature in Hyperbolic Threemanifolds.
Zheng Huang*, City University of New York, Staten Island
Biao Wang, Central Connecticut State University
(106253166)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Combinatorics, I
Room 205, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Miklos Bona, University of Florida
Alex Iosevich, University of Rochester iosevich@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
A polynomial identity for the Hilbert series of the space of diagonal harmonics.
Jim Haglund*, University of Pennsylvania
(10620579) 
8:30 a.m.
Automating multivariate asymptotics  recent progress.
Robin Pemantle*, University of Pennsylvania
(106205139) 
9:00 a.m.
Automatic Asymptotics in the Bivariate Rational Case.
Timothy DeVries*, University of Pennsylvania
Robin Pemantle, University of Pennsylvania
Joris van der Hoeven, Université ParisSud
(106205186) 
9:30 a.m.
The maximum Stirling number(s) of the second kind.
Rod Canfield*, Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of Georgia
Carl Pomerance, Dartmouth College
(10620511) 
10:00 a.m.
Some combinatorial results on gene trees.
Eva Czabarka*, University of South Carolina
(10620515) 
10:30 a.m.
Permutations and $\beta$shifts.
Sergi Elizalde*, Dartmouth College
(106205101)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Analysis and Geometry, I
Room 114, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Tadeusz Iwaniec, Syracuse University
Leonid V. Kovalev, Syracuse University lvkovale@syr.edu
Jani Onninen, Syracuse University

8:00 a.m.
Sharp Bonnesen inequality for John domains in $\mathbb{R}^n$.
Kai Rajala*, University of Jyvaskyla
Xiao Zhong, University of Jyvaskyla
(106230108) 
8:30 a.m.
Quasisymmetric uniformization of Ahlfors regular surfaces.
Sergiy Merenkov*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Kevin Wildrick, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
(10623014) 
9:00 a.m.
Backward iteration in the unit ball.
Olena Ostapyuk*, Kansas State University
(106230122) 
9:30 a.m.
Metric inversions of bilipschitz homogeneous Jordan curves.
David M Freeman*, University of Cincinnati  Raymond Walters College
(106230133) 
10:00 a.m.
Scaling laws of prestrained elastic films and nonsmooth isometric embeddings of Riemannian metrics.
Marta Lewicka*, Rutgers University
(106235206) 
10:30 a.m.
Quasisymmetric Parametrization of Decomposition Spaces.
Pekka Pankka, University of Helsinki, Finland
JangMei Wu*, University of Illinois, Urbana
(10623085)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, I
Room 102, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Michael Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

8:00 a.m.
A Lyness equation for trees.
Sam Northshield*, SUNYPlattsburgh
(106205113) 
8:30 a.m.
Convergence of PeriodicallyForced RankType Equations.
Tyrus Berry*, George Mason University
Timothy Sauer, George Mason University
(10623909) 
9:00 a.m.
Local Stability and the mM theorem.
Gabriel Lugo, University of Rhode Island
Frank J. Palladino*, University of Rhode Island
(10623910) 
9:30 a.m.
Reducing orders of difference equations: What, how and why.
Hassan Sedaghat*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(10623953) 
10:00 a.m.
Infinitely Nested Radicals as Particular Solutions to a General FirstOrder Difference Equation.
Chris D Lynd*, University of Rhode Island
(10623967) 
10:30 a.m.
Global Behavior of Solutions of a Periodically Forced Sigmoid BevertonHolt Model.
April Harry, Xavier University of Louisiana
Candace M. Kent*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Vlajko L. Kocic, Xavier University of Lousiana
(10623918)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Image Processing, I
Room 107, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Lixin Shen, Syracuse University lshen03@syr.edu
Yuesheng Xu, Syracuse University

8:00 a.m.
Application of biasnoise curve for selecting hyperparameter for the total variation norm in the maximum a posteriori expectation maximization reconstruction in SPECT myocardial perfusion imaging.
Zhaoxia Yang*, Department of Scientific Computing and Computer Applications, Sun Yatsen University, Guangzhou, China
Andrzej Krol, Department of Radiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse
Yuesheng Xu, Syracuse University
David H. Feiglin, Department of Radiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse
(106249257) 
8:30 a.m.
Regularization Methods for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Reconstruction.
Yao Lu*, University of Michigan
(106249188) 
9:00 a.m.
Signal recovery from the zerocrossings of the shorttime Fourier transform.
Bernhard G. Bodmann*, University of Houston
Christopher L Liner, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Houston
(106242218) 
9:30 a.m.
A Variational Optical Flow Approach to Computing Oceanic Flows.
Aaron B Luttman*, Clarkson University
(106265180) 
10:00 a.m.
3Drigid motion invariant texture discrimination.
Robert Azencott, University of Houston
Saurabh Jain, University of Houston
Manos Papadakis*, University of Houston
(106242213) 
10:30 a.m.
Analyses the Statistical Characteristic and Data Compression of Remote Sensing Images.
Jianshu Luo*, National University Of Defense Technology,Changsha,China
Lei Sun, National University Of Defense Technology,Changsha,China
(106241109)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representations of Algebras, I
Room 306, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Ed Green, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Mark Kleiner, Syracuse University
Dan Zacharia, Syracuse University zacharia@syr.edu
Andrei Zelevinsky, Northeastern University

8:00 a.m.
Inverse problems for deformations of Galois representations.
Frauke M Bleher*, University of Iowa
Ted Chinburg, University of Pennsylvania
Bart De Smit, Universiteit Leiden
(106216121) 
8:30 a.m.
On the cluster category of a marked surface without punctures.
Thomas Brustle*, Bishop's University and Universite de Sherbrooke
(106216246) 
9:00 a.m.
Discussion 
9:30 a.m.
Finite Generation of ExtAlgebras for Monomial Algebras.
Randall E Cone*, Virginia Military Institute
(106218258) 
10:00 a.m.
Representations of Algebras and the Graph Isomorphism Problem.
Harm Derksen*, University of Michigan
(106216242) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, I
Room 300, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut rogers@math.uconn.edu
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

8:00 a.m.
Counting spanning trees on fractal graphs.
Jason Allen Anema*, Cornell University
(106200268) 
8:30 a.m.
Wave equations on graphs and fractals.
Yin Tat Lee*, Chinese University of Hong Kong
(106235145) 
9:00 a.m.
Onedimensional wave equations defined by fractal Laplacians.
John FunChoi Chan, Georgia Southern University
SzeMan Ngai*, Georgia Southern University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut
(106228154) 
9:30 a.m.
pAdic Fractal Strings and Their Complex Dimensions, via Geometric Zeta Functions and Tube Formulas.
Michel L Lapidus*, University of Calfornia, Riverside
Hung Lu, Hawai'i Pacific University
(106258193) 
10:00 a.m.
Partition zeta functions, multifractal spectra, and tapestries of complex dimensions.
John A. Rock*, California State University, Stanislaus
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Kate E. Ellis, California State University, Stanislaus
Michael C. Mackenzie, University of Connecticut
(10622824) 
10:30 a.m.
Families of periodic orbits of the Koch snowflake billiard $\Omega(KS)$.
Michel L Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Robert G Niemeyer*, University of California, Riverside
(106237190)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis, I
Room 114, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dmitriy Bilyk, University of South Carolina
Svitlana Mayboroda, Purdue University svitlana@math.purdue.edu

8:30 a.m.
Discussion 
9:00 a.m.
Bergmantype Singular Integral Operators and the characterization of Carleson measures for BesovSobolev spaces on the complex ball.
Alexander Volberg, Michigan State University
Brett D. Wick*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(10624296) 
9:30 a.m.
MongeAmpère equation and Burkholder function.
Alexander L Volberg*, Michigan State University
(10624994) 
10:00 a.m.
Recovering Singular Integrals from Haar Shifts.
Armen Vagharshakyan*, Brown University
(106226174) 
10:30 a.m.
Some remarks on the $n$  linear Hilbert transform, for $n\geq 2$.
Camil Muscalu*, Cornell University
(10624264)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Lie Algebras and Representation Theory, I
Room 316, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
David Hemmer, State University of New York at Buffalo dhemmer@math.buffalo.edu
Emilie Wiesner, Ithaca College

8:30 a.m.
Perfect Crystals for $U_q(G_2^{(1)})$.
Kailash C Misra*, North Carolina State University
(10621782) 
9:00 a.m.
Highest weight modules and crystal bases for quantum queer superalgebras.
Dimitar Grantcharov*, University of Texas, Arlington
Ji Hye Jung, Seoul National University
SeokJin Kang, Seoul National University
Masaki Kashiwara, Kyoto University
Myungho Kim, Seoul National University
(106217205) 
9:30 a.m.
Irreducible representations of finite simple Lie pseudoalgebras.
Bojko Bakalov*, North Carolina State University
Alessandro D'Andrea, University of Rome "La Sapienza"
Victor G. Kac, MIT
(106217214) 
10:00 a.m.
Automorphisms of some combinatorially defined Lie algebras over GF(2).
Young Jo Kwak*, Aurora, CO
(10621798) 
10:30 a.m.
Modules for the Virasoro algebra that are locally finite over certain subalgebras.
Matthew Ondrus*, Weber State University
(106217168)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Graphs Embedded in Surfaces, and Their Symmetries, I
Room 208, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Jack E. Graver, Syracuse University
Mark E. Watkins, Syracuse University mewatkin@syr.edu

8:30 a.m.
Cellular automorphisms of the torus and Klein bottle.
Lowell Abrams, The George Washington University
Daniel Slilaty*, Wright State University
(106205255) 
9:00 a.m.
The distinguishing chromatic number of a map.
Thomas W. Tucker*, Colgate University
(106205142) 
9:30 a.m.
Rotary polygons in configurations.
Marko Boben*, University of Ljubljana, FRI
Stefko Miklavic, University of Primorska, FAMNIT
Primoz Potocnik, University of Ljubljana, FMF
(106205198) 
10:00 a.m.
Symmetry type graphs.
Tomaž Pisanski*, University of Ljubljana, FMF
(106205181) 
10:30 a.m.
Uniform maps on surfaces of nonnegative Euler characteristic.
Asia Ivic Weiss*, York University
Daniel Pellicer, UNAM Morelia
(10620555)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings, Riemann Surfaces, and Teichmüller Spaces (in honor of Clifford J. Earle), I
Room 207, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College, City University of New York sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu

8:30 a.m.
Extremal Properties for Teichmüller and Mori Annuli.
Frederick Gardiner*, Brooklyn College, CUNY and The Graduate Center of CUNY
Zhe Wang, Graduate School and University Center of CUNY
(10623236) 
9:00 a.m.
Plumbing.
Albert Marden*, University of Minnesota
(10623028) 
9:30 a.m.
Generalized Riley Slices.
Linda Keen*, Lehman College and Graduate Center, CUNY
(10623035) 
10:00 a.m.
The NonEuclidean Euclidean Algorithm.
Jane Gilman*, Rutgers University
(10622049) 
10:30 a.m.
Symmetry and moduli spaces for low genus algebraic curves.
William Harvey*, King's College London
Arthur LloydPhilipps, London, England
(10623271)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables, I
Room 105, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dan F. Coman, Syracuse University dcoman@syr.edu
Evgeny A. Poletsky, Syracuse University

9:00 a.m.
Random Matrices and Potential Theory.
Thomas Bloom*, University of Toronto
(10623245) 
9:30 a.m.
Pluripotential Energy.
Thomas Bloom, University of Toronto
Norman Levenberg*, Indiana University
(10623250) 
10:00 a.m.
Robin functions on toric manifolds.
Maritza M. Branker, Niagara University
Malgorzata S. Stawiska*, University of Kansas
(10623230) 
10:30 a.m.
Function Algebras Invariant under Group Actions.
Alexander J. Izzo*, Bowling Green State University
(106232110)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 313, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Anthony Geramita, Queen's University
Graham Leuschke, Syracuse University gjleusch@math.syr.edu
Claudia Miller, Syracuse University
Michael Stillman, Cornell University

9:00 a.m.
Cones of Hilbert Functions.
Gregory G Smith*, Queen's University
Mats Boij, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
(10621395) 
9:30 a.m.
The Weak Lefschetz Property for powers of linear forms.
Juan Migliore*, University of Notre Dame
Rosa M. MiroRoig, University of Barcelona
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky
(10621390) 
10:00 a.m.
Gotzmann squarefree monomial ideals.
Andrew H Hoefel*, Dalhousie University
Jeff Mermin, Oklahoma State University
(106213217) 
10:30 a.m.
Purity results in algebraic geometry in positive characteristic.
Adrian Vasiu*, Binghamton University
(10621419)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 9:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session for Contributed Papers, I
Room 202, Hall of Languages

9:15 a.m.
The Grand Scheme for Supporting Learning in Mathematics Rich Disciplines.
Anne L Porter*, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
(10629722) 
9:30 a.m.
A Novel Method for Trend Forecast and Curvefitting Data.
Jian Zhang*, Dr. J. Consulting
(10626538) 
9:45 a.m.
The Counting Functions for an Atomic Measure.
Kate E Ellis*, California State University, Stanislaus
(106228183) 
10:00 a.m.
Minimal Dynamical Systems on Cantor Spaces.
Evan Kwiatkowski*, Binghamton, NY
Mengyang Cha, Rutgers University
Juan Carlos Ortega, James Madison University
Janeth Moran, California State University at Channel Islands
(106237275) 
10:15 a.m.
A fiber structure on the Teichmuller space of a bordered Riemann surface.
David Radnell, American University of Sharjah
Eric Schippers*, University of Manitoba
(10623023) 
10:30 a.m.
How to introduce contact transformations for discrete equations.
Zora Thomova*, SUNY IT
(106234231) 
10:45 a.m.
The Topological Fundamental Group and Free Topological Groups.
Jeremy T Brazas*, University of New Hampshire
(106255284)

9:15 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Cluster algebras via quivers with potentials.
Stolkin Auditorium, Physics Building
Andrei Zelevinsky*, Northeastern University
(10621604) 
Saturday October 2, 2010, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Hamilton cycles in random graphs.
Stolkin Auditorium, Physics Building
Alan Frieze*, CarnegieMellon University
(10620501) 
Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis, II
Room 114, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dmitriy Bilyk, University of South Carolina
Svitlana Mayboroda, Purdue University svitlana@math.purdue.edu

3:00 p.m.
Harmonic measure and uniform rectifiability.
Steven C. Hofmann*, University of Missouri
(10624251) 
3:30 p.m.
The Dirichlet problem with $BMO$ boundary data and almostreal coefficients.
Ariel E. Barton*, Purdue University
(106235125) 
4:00 p.m.
p Harmonic Measure in Space.
John L Lewis*, University of Kentucky
(106235111) 
4:30 p.m.
The mixed problem for the Laplacian in bounded Lipschitz domains.
Katharine A Ott*, University of Kentucky
Justin L Taylor, University of Kentucky
Russell M Brown, University of Kentucky
(10623583) 
5:00 p.m.
A linear elliptic operator without coercive Neumann problems in a convex domain.
Gregory C Verchota*, Syracuse University, Syracuse NY
(106235207)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics, II
Room 219, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Laura Anderson, SUNY Binghamton
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University plhersh@ncsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Chordal clutters and kdecomposability.
Russ Woodroofe*, Washington University in St. Louis
(106205201) 
4:00 p.m.
The boolean complex of a Coxeter system.
Kari Ragnarsson*, DePaul University
Bridget Eileen Tenner, DePaul University
(106205118) 
5:00 p.m.
Topology and Combinatorics of linear quotients of spheres.
Edward Swartz*, Cornell University
(106205197)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Analysis and Flows, II
Room 311, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
William P. Minicozzi II, Johns Hopkins University
Xiaodong Cao, Cornell University
Junfang Li, University of Alabama at Birmingham jli@math.uab.edu

3:00 p.m.
Complete manifolds with positive spectrum.
Ovidiu Munteanu*, Columbia University, New York
(10625326) 
3:30 p.m.
Lower Ricci Curvature, Convexity and Applications.
Aaron Charles Naber*, MIT
Tobias Colding, MIT
(106253239) 
4:00 p.m.
Parabolic equations and the Ricci flow on manifolds with boundary.
Artem Pulemotov*, The University of Chicago
(106235155) 
4:30 p.m.
Ricci flow on surfaces.
Natasa Sesum*, Rutgers University
Rafe Mazzeo, Stanford University
James Isenberg, University of Oregon
(106235283) 
5:00 p.m.
Geometric flows on complex manifolds.
Jeffrey Streets*, Princeton University
(106258104) 
5:30 p.m.
On mQuasi Einstein Metrics.
Chenxu He*, Lehigh University
Peter Petersen, University of California at Los Angeles
William Wylie, University of Pennsylvania
(106258160)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytic Combinatorics, II
Room 205, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Miklos Bona, University of Florida
Alex Iosevich, University of Rochester iosevich@gmail.com

3:00 p.m.
Good For More Than Just Honey.
Aaron Robertson*, Colgate University
Francis Frey, Colgate University
Colin Twomey, Princeton University
(106205281) 
3:30 p.m.
On sets with low extremal and $L^2$ discrepancies.
Dmitriy Bilyk*, University of South Carolina
(106252187) 
4:00 p.m.
On random integral currents, and counting lattice surfaces.
Maxim Zyskin*, University of Texas, Brownsville
(106246264) 
4:30 p.m.
Unimodality (and otherwise) of some graph theoretic sequences.
David J Galvin*, University of Notre Dame
(106205185) 
5:00 p.m.
Tight Markov chains and random compositions.
Boris G. Pittel*, Ohio State University
(106205107) 
5:30 p.m.
Revisiting Quick Sort with Repeated Keys.
Micha Hofri*, Department of Computer Science, WPI, Worcester MA
(106268196)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Theory and Applications of Evolution Equations, I
Room 202, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Tokia Diagana, Howard University
Gaston N’ Guerekata, Morgan State University
Alexander Pankov, Morgan State University
Xuming Xie, Morgan State University
Guoping Zhang, Morgan State University hyzgp73@yahoo.com

3:00 p.m.
Existence Results for Some Abstract SecondOrder Differential Equations.
Toka Diagana*, Howard University
(106234117) 
4:00 p.m.
Solitary waves in FermiPastaUlam lattices with saturable nonlinearities.
Alexander Pankov*, Morgan State University
(10623946) 
5:00 p.m.
Standing waves of the discrete nonlinear Schrödinger equation with sign changing nonlinearity.
Guoping Zhang*, Morgan State University
(106235115)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Algebras and Representation Theory, II
Room 316, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
David Hemmer, State University of New York at Buffalo dhemmer@math.buffalo.edu
Emilie Wiesner, Ithaca College

3:00 p.m.
Decomposition of a rank 2 hyperbolic KacMoody Lie algebra with respect to the NicolaiOlive principal $so(1,2)$ subalgebra.
Alex J Feingold*, State University of New York, Binghamton
Elizabeth G Jurisich, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
(106217233) 
3:30 p.m.
The Kronecker Product of Representations of the Symmetric Group.
Emmanuel Briand, University of Sevilla
Rosa C Orellana*, Dartmouth College
Mercedes Rosas, University of Sevilla
(106205229) 
4:00 p.m.
On Graded Characters and Graded Decomposition Numbers Over Hecke Algebras and Symmetric Groups.
David A Nash*, Le Moyne College
Alexander S Kleshchev, University of Oregon
(106220126) 
4:30 p.m.
Representation theory of centralizer algebras, and degenerate affine Hecke algebras.
Harald Ellers*, Allegheny College
John Murray, National University of Ireland, Maynooth
(106220221) 
5:00 p.m.
Combinatorics arising from the NavarroWillems conjecture.
Rishi Nath*, City University of New York  York College
(106220153) 
5:30 p.m.
Irreducible representations of almost commutative algebras in positive characteristic.
Akaki Tikaradze*, University of Toledo
(10621652)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Analysis and Geometry, II
Room 114, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Tadeusz Iwaniec, Syracuse University
Leonid V. Kovalev, Syracuse University lvkovale@syr.edu
Jani Onninen, Syracuse University

3:00 p.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, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(106230128) 
3:30 p.m.
Approximation of Sobolev mappings into metric spaces.
Piotr Hajlasz*, University of Pittsburgh
(10624657) 
4:00 p.m.
A note on regularity and rigidity of codimension 1 Sobolev isometric immersions.
Zhuomin Liu*, University of Pittsburgh
Mohammad Reza Pakzad, University of Pittsburgh
(10625193) 
4:30 p.m.
Brownian motion and distributions of harmonic measure in planar domains.
Marie A Snipes*, Kenyon College
(106230259) 
5:00 p.m.
Geometric characterizations of infinityPoincare inequality.
Nageswari Shanmugalingam*, University of Cincinnati
Estibalitz Durand, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Jesus Jaramillo, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
(10623127) 
5:30 p.m.
Geometric and analytic quasiconformality in metric measure spaces.
Marshall Williams*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(106230279)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, II
Room 102, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Michael Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

3:00 p.m.
On the dynamics of a nonlinear system of difference equations.
N. Josephy, Bentley University
M. Predescu*, Bentley University
S. Woolford, Bentley University
(10623958) 
3:30 p.m.
A system of Four Difference Equations for Exploring the Dynamics of Dengue Spread, and its Control (Work in Progress).
Tamara Awerbuch*, Harvard School of Public Health
(106239273) 
4:00 p.m.
Patterns of Boundedness of a Rational System in the Plane.
Elias Camouzis, American College of Greece
Emmanouil Drymonis*, University of Rhode Island
Gerasimos Ladas, University of Rhode Island
Wirot Tikjha, University of Rhode Island
(106239173) 
4:30 p.m.
Unboundedness of Systems of Two Rational Difference Equations.
Gabriel Lugo*, University of Rhode Island
(106239228) 
5:00 p.m.
Discrete Diffusion in Systems of 1st Order Difference Equations.
Bernard P Brooks*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10623733) 
5:30 p.m.
Turing Instabilities in Systems of 1st Order Difference Equations.
Alex J. Bryce*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10623941)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables, II
Room 105, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dan F. Coman, Syracuse University dcoman@syr.edu
Evgeny A. Poletsky, Syracuse University

3:00 p.m.
BochnerHartogs dichotomy for complete Kahler manifolds.
Mohan Ramachandran*, University at Buffalo
(106232216) 
3:30 p.m.
On pseudoconvex neighborhoods in a Banach space.
Imre Patyi*, Georgia State University
(106232100) 
4:00 p.m.
On Hilbert Number and Hilbert Exponent for Holomorphic Mappings.
Chiachi Tung*, Minnesota State University, Mankato
(10623243) 
4:30 p.m.
Weighted Capacities in Pluripotential Theory.
Muhammed A Alan*, Johns Hopkins University
(106232202)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs Embedded in Surfaces, and Their Symmetries, II
Room 208, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Jack E. Graver, Syracuse University
Mark E. Watkins, Syracuse University mewatkin@syr.edu

3:00 p.m.
Abstract Uniform Polytopes.
Barry Monson*, University of New Brunswick
(10625186) 
3:30 p.m.
Highly Symmetric Complexes in Space.
Egon Schulte*, Northeastern University
(10625169) 
4:00 p.m.
Algorithm for the Genus Distribution of a 3Regular Outerplanar Graph.
Jonathan L Gross*, Columbia University
(10620539) 
4:30 p.m.
Generation of Nonisomorphic Graph Embeddings.
Tomas J Boothby*, Simon Fraser University
Robert L Miller, University of Warwick
(106205226) 
5:00 p.m.
Relation between the Relative Tutte and BollobasRiordan Polynomials.
Clark W Butler*, The Ohio State University
(106205210)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Image Processing, II
Room 107, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Lixin Shen, Syracuse University lshen03@syr.edu
Yuesheng Xu, Syracuse University

3:00 p.m.
Data Mining Remotely Sensed Image Sequences and Transport Analysis of Spatiotemporal Dynamical Systems.
Erik M Bollt*, Clarkson University
Aaron Luttman, Clarkson University
(106200208) 
3:30 p.m.
The subspace clustering problem and its application to motion tracking in video.
Akram Aldroubi*, Vanderbilt University
(106268119) 
4:00 p.m.
Deblurring Images Contaminated with SpatiallyVarying Noise.
Bruce W Suter*, Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, NY
Lixin Shen, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
(106215161) 
4:30 p.m.
Full rowrank matrix from stripbased projection model.
Jiehua Zhu*, Georgia Southern University
Xiezhang Li, Georgia Southern University
(106292263) 
5:00 p.m.
Exploiting the Structure of Regularizers for Rapid Solutions of Variational Image Registration Problems.
Nathan D Cahill*, Center for Applied and Computational Mathematics, School of Mathematical Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology
(106249282) 
5:30 p.m.
A variational approach for exposure bracketing.
Marcelo Bertalmio, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Stacey Levine*, Duquesne University
(106249272)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Representations of Algebras, II
Room 306, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Ed Green, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Mark Kleiner, Syracuse University
Dan Zacharia, Syracuse University zacharia@syr.edu
Andrei Zelevinsky, Northeastern University

3:00 p.m.
Periodic algebras arising as endomorphism rings.
Alex Dugas*, University of the Pacific
(106216225) 
3:30 p.m.
Representation dimension of piecewise hereditary algebras.
Dieter Happel*, Technische Universitaet Chemnitz
(10621608) 
4:00 p.m.
Discussion 
4:30 p.m.
Representation rings of quivers.
Ryan Kinser*, University of Connecticut
(106216204) 
5:00 p.m.
Quivers with potentials and representations on triangulated surfaces.
Daniel LabardiniFragoso*, Northeastern University
(106216274) 
5:30 p.m.
Coverings of the derived categories of algebras.
Shiping Liu*, Université de Sherbrooke
(106216151)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings, Riemann Surfaces, and Teichmüller Spaces (in honor of Clifford J. Earle), II
Room 222, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College, City University of New York sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu

3:00 p.m.
Inequalities for the Carathéodory and Poincaré metrics in open unit balls.
Lawrence A. Harris*, University of Kentucky
Clifford J. Earle, Cornell University
(10624681) 
3:30 p.m.
On the number of holomorphic families of Riemann surfaces.
Hiroshige Shiga*, Tokyo Institute of Technology
(106230143) 
4:00 p.m.
Quasiconformal homogeneity of planar domains.
Petra BonfertTaylor*, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center / Wesleyan University
Edward C Taylor, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center / Wesleyan University
(10623076) 
4:30 p.m.
Recent results on the strong quasiconformal homogeneity of surfaces.
Edward Taylor*, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center/ Wesleyan UniversityTYEDCA
Petra BonfertTaylor, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center/ Wesleyan University
Gaven Martin, Massey University
Alan Reid, University of Texas Austin
(10623077) 
5:00 p.m.
Universal length bounds for nonsimple closed geodesics.
Ara Basmajian*, Graduate Center and Hunter College, CUNY
(10623016) 
5:30 p.m.
Geodesiclength functions and the WeilPetersson curvature tensor (available on ArXiv).
Scott A. Wolpert*, University of Maryland
(10625354)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 313, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Anthony Geramita, Queen's University
Graham Leuschke, Syracuse University gjleusch@math.syr.edu
Claudia Miller, Syracuse University
Michael Stillman, Cornell University

3:00 p.m.
Universal Annihilators.
RagnarOlaf Buchweitz*, University of Toronto Scarborough
Hubert Flenner, RuhrUniversität Bochum
(10621363) 
3:30 p.m.
On an invariant of graded isolated complete intersection singularities.
W. Frank Moore*, Cornell University
Sandra Spiroff, University of Mississippi
Mark E. Walker, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(106213247) 
4:00 p.m.
Local cohomology with support in ideals of maximal minors.
Emily E. Witt*, University of Michigan
(106213189) 
4:30 p.m.
Algorithms for Invariants of Unipotent Groups.
Harm Derksen*, University of Michigan
Gregor Kemper, Technical University of Munich
(106213244) 
5:00 p.m.
Resolutions of defining ideals of orbit closures.
Kavita Sutar*, Northeastern University
(106214159)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 2, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, II
Room 300, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut rogers@math.uconn.edu
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

3:00 p.m.
Modulus and Poincaré inequalities on nonselfsimilar Sierpiński carpets.
John M Mackay, University of Illinois
Jeremy T Tyson*, University of Illinois
Kevin Wildrick, University of Jyvaskyla
(106228164) 
3:30 p.m.
Hyperbolic duality and analysis on fractals.
Volodymyr Nekrashevych*, Texas A&M University
(106237238) 
4:00 p.m.
From selfsimilar structures to selfsimilar groups.
Daniel J. Kelleher*, University of Connecticut
Benjamin A. Steinhurst, Cornell University
ChuenMing M. Wong, Princeton University
(106220243) 
4:30 p.m.
Analysis on Graphs.
Palle E. T. Jorgensen*, University of Iowa
(10624725) 
5:00 p.m.
Quaiconformal modification of metrics on selfsimilar sets.
Jun Kigami*, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
(10622847) 
5:30 p.m.
Vanishing viscosity for fractal sets.
Umberto Mosco*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Maria Agostina Vivaldi, Universita' di Roma La Sapienza
(106235194)

3:00 p.m.
Sunday October 3, 2010

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Book Sale and Exhibit
Reading Room, Carnegie Library 
Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Reading Room, Carnegie Library 
Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 114, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dmitriy Bilyk, University of South Carolina
Svitlana Mayboroda, Purdue University svitlana@math.purdue.edu

8:00 a.m.
Global weighted and regularity estimates for nonlinear PDEs on nonsmooth domains.
Tadele Mengesha*, Louisiana State University
Nguyen Cong Phuc, Louisiana State University
(10623517) 
8:30 a.m.
Iterated commutators of multilinear singular integrals.
Carlos Pérez, Universidad de Sevilla, Seville, Spain
Gladis Pradolini, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina
Rodolfo H. Torres*, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Rodrigo TrujilloGonzález, Universidad de La Laguna, S.C. de Tenerife, Spain
(10624287) 
9:00 a.m.
The Kato Problem for $A_2$Elliptic Operators.
David CruzUribe, Trinity College
Cristian Rios*, University of Calgary
(106235200) 
9:30 a.m.
Sharp bounds for commutators on weighted Lebesgue spaces.
Maria Cristina Pereyra*, University of New Mexico
Carlos Perez, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
DaeWon Chung, University of New Mexico
(106247192) 
10:00 a.m.
Riesz Potentials, Bessel Potentials and Fractional Derivatives on Functions spaces for the Gaussian Measure.
Wilfredo O Urbina*, Roosevelt University
Eduardo Gatto, DePaul University
Ebner Pineda, Universidad CentroOccidental Lisandro Alvarado
(106242236) 
10:30 a.m.
Maximal averages over hypersurfaces and the Newton polyhedron.
Michael Greenblatt*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(106242106)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics, III
Room 219, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Laura Anderson, SUNY Binghamton
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University plhersh@ncsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Hyperbolic Coxeter groups and their finite simple cousins.
Jon McCammond*, UC Santa Barbara
(10622097) 
9:00 a.m.
Subgroup lattices of finite solvable groups.
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University
John Shareshian*, Washington University
Russ Woodroofe, Washington University
(106205253) 
10:00 a.m.
What does the $\gamma$vector count?
Eran Nevo, Ben Gurion University
T. Kyle Petersen*, DePaul University
(10620540)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Analysis and Flows, III
Room 311, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
William P. Minicozzi II, Johns Hopkins University
Xiaodong Cao, Cornell University
Junfang Li, University of Alabama at Birmingham jli@math.uab.edu

8:00 a.m.
Mean curvature flow and the deformation of maps between manifolds.
MaoPei Tsui*, University of Toledo
(10625392) 
8:30 a.m.
Space of Ricci flows.
Bing Wang*, Princeton University
Xiuxiong Chen, University of WisconsinMadison
(106253103) 
9:00 a.m.
A Bernstein Type Theorem For SelfSimilar Shrinkers.
L Wang*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(106253114) 
9:30 a.m.
The unity and simplicity of $p$harmonic geometry.
Shihshu Walter Wei*, The university of Oklahoma
(106253179) 
10:00 a.m.
Gradient estimates for the degenerate parabolic equation on manifolds and some Liouvilletype theorems.
Xiangjin Xu*, Binghamton UniversitySUNY
(106253105) 
10:30 a.m.
$C^{2, \alpha}$ estimate for the complex MongeAmpére equation.
Xiangwen Zhang*, McGill University
Sławomir Dinew, Jagiellonian University
Xi Zhang, Zhejiang University
(10625361)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Combinatorics, III
Room 205, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Miklos Bona, University of Florida
Alex Iosevich, University of Rochester iosevich@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
Asymptotic Analysis of Generalized Bernoulli Numbers.
Mark Daniel Ward*, Purdue University
(106205195) 
8:30 a.m.
Combinatorial interpretations of binomial coefficient analogues related to Lucas sequences.
Bruce E. Sagan*, Michigan State University
Carla D. Savage, North Carolina State University
(106205123) 
9:00 a.m.
Sorting Permutations with stacks and pop stacks.
Rebecca Smith*, SUNY Brockport
Vince Vatter, University of Florida
(106205191) 
9:30 a.m.
The WZ method and zeta function identities.
Ira M. Gessel*, Brandeis University
(106233112) 
10:00 a.m.
The Expected Number of Distinct Maximal Minors of a Permutation.
Cheyne P Homberger*, University of Florida
(10620532) 
10:30 a.m.
Exactly Solvable Reaction Diffusion Models on the Bethe Lattice through the empty interval method (EIM) with Analytical and Numerical approaches.
Batool. Ghalandary*, Dept.of Physics Azad University,North branch,Tehran
Laleh Farhang Matin, Dept.of Physics Azad University,North branch,Tehran
(10620006)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Theory and Applications of Evolution Equations, II
Room 104, Physics Building
Organizers:
Tokia Diagana, Howard University
Gaston N’ Guerekata, Morgan State University
Alexander Pankov, Morgan State University
Xuming Xie, Morgan State University
Guoping Zhang, Morgan State University hyzgp73@yahoo.com

8:00 a.m.
On bounded solutions of periodic evolution equations.
Gaston M N'Guerekata*, Morgan State University
Van Minh Nguyen, University of West Georgia
Stefan Siegmund, Dresden University of Technology
(106234132) 
9:00 a.m.
Local smoothing effect and existence for the onephase HeleShaw problem.
Xuming Xie*, Morgan State University
(106235102) 
10:00 a.m.
Lax pair and exact solutions for a generalized variablecoefficients nonlinear Schrodinger equation.
Jingru Qu*, College of Mathematics,Ocean University of China, Qingdao
(10623566)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Analysis and Geometry, III
Room 114, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Tadeusz Iwaniec, Syracuse University
Leonid V. Kovalev, Syracuse University lvkovale@syr.edu
Jani Onninen, Syracuse University

8:00 a.m.
Lipschitz and biLipschitz Maps on Carnot Groups.
William Paul Meyerson*, UCLA
(10624372) 
8:30 a.m.
The Assouad dimension of selfaffine carpets.
John M Mackay*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(106228215) 
9:00 a.m.
Sobolev Imbeddings and HigherOrder Extensions.
Jasun Gong*, University of Pittsburgh
(106228240) 
9:30 a.m.
Frequency of Sobolev and quasiconformal dimension distortion.
Zoltan M Balogh, University of Bern
Roberto Monti, University of Padova
Jeremy T Tyson*, University of Illinois
(106246162) 
10:00 a.m.
Taking shortcuts in Euclidean space.
Jonas Azzam, UCLA
Raanan Schul*, Stony Brook
(106228116) 
10:30 a.m.
Lusintype Approximation of HigherOrder Functions of Bounded Variation.
Greg Francos*, University of Pittsburgh
Piotr Hajlasz, University of Pittsburgh
(106258271)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, III
Room 102, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Michael Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

8:00 a.m.
Judging Model Reduction of Chaotic Systems via Optimal Shadowing Criteria.
Erik M Bollt*, Clarkson University
Jie Sun, Northwester University
Takashi Nishikawa, Clarkson University
(106237171) 
8:30 a.m.
Attraction Intensities for Closed Relations on Hausdorff Spaces.
Tamas I Wiandt*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10623942) 
9:00 a.m.
Inequalities That Lead To Exponential Stability And Instability In Delay Difference Equations.
Youssef Raffoul*, University of Dayton
(106239152) 
9:30 a.m.
Coefficient Control for some nonlinear hyperbolic equation.
Leonid A. Muravey*, Russian State Univerity of Aviation Technology (MATI)
Victor M. Petrov, Russian State Univerity of Aviation Technology (MATI)
(10623534) 
10:00 a.m.
On the stability of plane parallel viscoelastic shear flows in the limit of infinite Weissenberg and Reynolds numbers.
Ahmed Ahmed kaffel*, Virginia Tech
Michael Renardy, Virginia Tech
(10627637) 
10:30 a.m.
Dynamics of the heart  a scaling analysis of RR interval series.
Harold M Hastings*, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Hofstra University
Thomas Savino, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Hofstra University
(10623744)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Image Processing, III
Room 107, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Lixin Shen, Syracuse University lshen03@syr.edu
Yuesheng Xu, Syracuse University

8:00 a.m.
EMD Analysis of Visual Stylometry.
Yang Wang*, Michigan State University
(106265270) 
8:30 a.m.
Fusion frame and high resolution image fusion.
Shidong Li*, San Francisco State University
Zhenjie Yao, Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
Weidong Yi, Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
(106241266) 
9:00 a.m.
Multisplitting for Solving the Regularized Least Squares Problem with Krylov Subspace Recycling.
Rosemary A Renaut*, Arizona State University / National Science Foundation
(106265254) 
9:30 a.m.
Sparse Signal Reconstruction via Iterative Support Detection.
Yilun Wang*, Cornell University
Wotao Yin, Rice University
(106268177) 
10:00 a.m.
Proximal Fixed Point Algorithms for Total variation Image Denoising Models: Part I.
Yuesheng Xu*, Syracuse University
Lixin Shen, Syracuse University
(106249175) 
10:30 a.m.
Proximal Fixedpoint Algorithms for TotalVariation Image Denoising Models: Part II.
Lixin Shen*, Syracuse University
Yuesheng Xu, Syracuse University
(106249176)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representations of Algebras, III
Room 306, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Ed Green, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Mark Kleiner, Syracuse University
Dan Zacharia, Syracuse University zacharia@syr.edu
Andrei Zelevinsky, Northeastern University

8:00 a.m.
Discussion 
8:30 a.m.
Cluster automorphisms.
Ibrahim Assem, Universite Sherbrooke
Ralf Schiffler*, University of Connecticut
Vasilisa Shramchenko, Universite Sherbrooke
(106216220) 
9:00 a.m.
A geometric interpretation of the transverse quiver Grassmannian.
Grégoire Dupont, Université de Sherbrooke
Hugh Thomas*, University of New Brunswick
(106216237) 
9:30 a.m.
Trace subfunctors and modules over preprojective algebras.
Gordana G Todorov*, Northeastern University
(106216248) 
10:00 a.m.
GabrielRoiter families occurring in tubes.
Markus Schmidmeier, Florida Atlantic University
Helene R. Tyler*, Manhattan College
(106216140) 
10:30 a.m.
Semiinvariants of string algebras.
Andrew Carroll, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Jerzy Weyman*, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
(106216172)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, III
Room 300, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut rogers@math.uconn.edu
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

8:00 a.m.
Derivations, Dirichlet forms and spectral analysis.
Marius Ionescu, Colgate University
Luke G Rogers*, University of Connecticut
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut
(106246251) 
8:30 a.m.
Complex Powers of the Laplacian on Affine Nested Fractals as CalderónZygmund operators.
Marius V Ionescu*, Colgate University
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut
(106246144) 
9:00 a.m.
Heat kernel asymptotics for the measurable Riemannian structure on the Sierpinski gasket.
Naotaka Kajino*, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
(106258137) 
9:30 a.m.
Spectral analysis on infinite Sierpinski fractafolds.
Alexander Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
(106246260) 
10:00 a.m.
Eigenfrequencies of Vvariable Sierpinki gaskets.
Uta Renata Freiberg*, University of Siegen, Germany
(106260262) 
10:30 a.m.
Spectral asymptotics revisited.
Robert S. Strichartz*, Cornell University
(106235147)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Lie Algebras and Representation Theory, III
Room 316, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
David Hemmer, State University of New York at Buffalo dhemmer@math.buffalo.edu
Emilie Wiesner, Ithaca College

8:30 a.m.
Filtering Weyl modules.
Brian Parshall*, University of Virginia
(106220120) 
9:00 a.m.
Cohomology for infinitesimal unipotent algebraic and quantum groups.
Christopher M. Drupieski, University of Georgia
Daniel K. Nakano*, University of Georgia
Nham V. Ngo, University of Georgia
(106220130) 
9:30 a.m.
Normality of Closures of Conjugacy Classes in Classical Groups.
Ellen J Goldstein*, Tufts University
(10622221) 
10:00 a.m.
First Cohomology for Finite Groups of Lie Type: Simple Modules with Small Dominant Weights.
Brian D Boe*, University of Georgia
University of Georgia VIGRE Algebra Group, University of Georgia
(10622013) 
10:30 a.m.
Beyond Steinberg module multiplicity of the symmetric algebra over GL$_n$(q).
Jinkui Wan, Beijing Institute of Technology
Weiqiang Wang*, University of Virginia
(10622099)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Graphs Embedded in Surfaces, and Their Symmetries, III
Room 208, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Jack E. Graver, Syracuse University
Mark E. Watkins, Syracuse University mewatkin@syr.edu

8:30 a.m.
Partial duality of graphs on surfaces.
Sergei Chmutov*, Ohio State University, Mansfield
(106205184) 
9:00 a.m.
Recent progress in right angled Artin groups.
Herman Servatius*, wpi
Mary Servatius, University of Primorska
(106220230) 
9:30 a.m.
Theory of SkewMorphisms.
Robert Jajcay*, Indiana State University
(106205265) 
10:00 a.m.
Trinity Symmetry and Kaleidoscopic Regular Maps.
Dan Archdeacon*, The University of Vermont
Marston Conder, University of Auckland
Jozef Siran, The Open University
(10620529) 
10:30 a.m.
The Cube and its Petrie Dual embedded in $\mathbb{R}^3$.
Brigitte Servatius*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(106257134)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 313, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Anthony Geramita, Queen's University
Graham Leuschke, Syracuse University gjleusch@math.syr.edu
Claudia Miller, Syracuse University
Michael Stillman, Cornell University

8:30 a.m.
Hilbert depth of powers of the maximal ideal.
Winfried Bruns*, Universität Osnabrück
Christian Krattenthaler, Universität Wien
Jan Uliczka, Universität Osnabrück
(10621374) 
9:00 a.m.
Initial ideals of compatibly Frobenius split ideals.
Allen Knutson*, Cornell
(10621484) 
9:30 a.m.
Affine Patches on Positroid Varieties and Affine Pipe Dreams.
Michelle B. Snider*, Cornell University
(106205169) 
10:00 a.m.
Fpure thresholds of hypersurfaces over fields of positive characteristic.
Daniel Jesus Hernández*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(106213234) 
10:30 a.m.
The Hyperelliptic Locus in $\overline{\mathfrak{M}}_3$.
Thomas S Bleier*, Syracuse University
(106214182)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings, Riemann Surfaces, and Teichmüller Spaces (in honor of Clifford J. Earle), III
Room 222, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College, City University of New York sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu

9:00 a.m.
A pairing between quadratic differentials and free homotopy classes of closed curves.
Irwin Kra*, State University of New York at Stony Brook
(10623068) 
9:30 a.m.
Linking hyperbolic isometries through involutions.
Ara Basmajian, Hunter College, CUNY
Bernard Maskit*, SUNY  Stony Brook
(10622256) 
10:00 a.m.
Ergodicity of WeilPetersson flow on Moduli space.
Howard Masur*, University of Chicago
Keith Burns, Northwestern University
Amie Wilkinson, Northwestern University
(10623248) 
10:30 a.m.
An analytic construction of the DeligneMumford compactification of ${\mathcal{M}}_{g,n}$.
John H Hubbard, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Sarah C Koch*, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
(10623262)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables, III
Room 105, Hall of Languages
Organizers:
Dan F. Coman, Syracuse University dcoman@syr.edu
Evgeny A. Poletsky, Syracuse University

9:30 a.m.
Toeplitz Operators on Weighted BargmannFock Space.
Alexander P Schuster, San Francisco State University
Dror Varolin*, Stony Brook University
(106232232) 
10:00 a.m.
Holomorphic linearization of commuting germs of holomorphic maps.
Jasmin Raissy*, Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca
(10623278) 
10:30 a.m.
Carleson measures and uniformly discrete sequences in strongly pseudoconvex domains.
Marco Abate*, Università di Pisa
Alberto Saracco, Università di Parma
(10623280)

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Generic singularities of mean curvature flow.
Stolkin Auditorium, Physics Building
William P. Minicozzi II*, Johns Hopkins University
(10625303) 
Sunday October 3, 2010, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Asymptotic stability in some fluid problems.
Stolkin Auditorium, Physics Building
Yan Guo*, Division of Applied Math, Brown University
Benoit Pausader, Brown University
Ian Tice, Division of Applied Math, Brown University
(10623502) 
Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics, IV
Room 219, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Laura Anderson, SUNY Binghamton
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University plhersh@ncsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Area relations in triangulations of a square.
Aaron Abrams*, Emory University
Jamie Pommersheim, Reed College
(106214167) 
4:00 p.m.
Homomorphisms from Out($F_n$) to Out($F_m$).
Martin R. Bridson, Oxford University
Karen Vogtmann*, Cornell University
(10622059) 
5:00 p.m.
Deformations of bordered Riemann surfaces and convex polytopes.
Satyan L. Devadoss*, Williams College
Timothy Heath, University of Michigan
Cid Vipismakul, University of Texas, Austin
(106257146)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Analysis and Flows, IV
Room 311, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
William P. Minicozzi II, Johns Hopkins University
Xiaodong Cao, Cornell University
Junfang Li, University of Alabama at Birmingham jli@math.uab.edu

3:00 p.m.
On Type I Singularities in Ricci Flow.
Joerg Enders*, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics
(106253199) 
3:30 p.m.
Construction of SelfTranslating Surfaces under Mean Curvature Flow.
Xuan Hien Nguyen*, Kansas State University
(106235150)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Algebras and Representation Theory, IV
Room 316, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
David Hemmer, State University of New York at Buffalo dhemmer@math.buffalo.edu
Emilie Wiesner, Ithaca College

3:00 p.m.
Constructing quantized enveloping algebras via finite dimensional algebras.
Stephen Doty*, Loyola University Chicago
Anthony Giaquinto, Loyola University Chicago
(106216209) 
3:30 p.m.
Exterior powers of the reflection representation in Springer theory.
Eric Sommers*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
(106217165) 
4:00 p.m.
Faces of polytopes and Koszul algebras.
Apoorva Khare*, Yale University
Vyjayanthi Chari, University of California at Riverside
Tim Ridenour, University of California at Riverside
(106217222) 
4:30 p.m.
From Macdonald polynomials to a charge statistic in classical Lie types.
Cristian Lenart*, State University of New York at Albany
(10620531)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Analysis and Geometry, IV
Room 114, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Tadeusz Iwaniec, Syracuse University
Leonid V. Kovalev, Syracuse University lvkovale@syr.edu
Jani Onninen, Syracuse University

3:00 p.m.
Multilinear maximal operators, ergodic averages, and AKNS systems.
Peter Luthy*, Cornell University
(106242235) 
3:30 p.m.
Area contraction for harmonic automorphisms of the disk.
NginTee Koh*, Syracuse University
Leonid V Kovalev, Syracuse University
(106230124) 
4:00 p.m.
BiLipschitz embeddability of the Grushin plane into Euclidean space.
Jeehyeon Seo*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(10625173)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs Embedded in Surfaces, and Their Symmetries, IV
Room 208, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Jack E. Graver, Syracuse University
Mark E. Watkins, Syracuse University mewatkin@syr.edu

3:00 p.m.
Tessellations with Arbitrary Growth Rates.
Stephen J Graves*, The University of Texas at Tyler
(106205127) 
3:30 p.m.
Borrowing from the logicians.
Simon M Smith*, Syracuse University
(106205141) 
4:00 p.m.
Imprimitivity of Locally Finite, 1Ended, Planar Graphs.
Jozef \u{S}irá\u{n}, Slovak University of Technology
Mark E. Watkins*, Syracuse University
(106205211) 
4:30 p.m.
Constructing infinite vertextransitive graphs.
Gena Hahn*, University of Montreal
(106205280)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings, Riemann Surfaces, and Teichmüller Spaces (in honor of Clifford J. Earle), IV
Room 222, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College, City University of New York sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu

3:00 p.m.
Infinitesimal Liouville currents, crossratios and intersection numbers.
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California
Dragomir Saric*, CUNY Graduate Center and Queens College
(10623260) 
3:30 p.m.
Iteration of quasiregular mappings.
Alastair Fletcher*, University of Warwick, UK
(10623075) 
4:00 p.m.
Conformally natural extension is far away from being extremal.
Jun Hu*, Brooklyn College and Graduate Center of CUNY
Oleg Muzician, Graduate Center of CUNY
(106230163) 
4:30 p.m.
Barycentric (DouadyEarle) Extension via MAY iterations.
William Abikoff*, University of Connecticut at Storrs
Clifford J. Earle, Cornell University
(10625370)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 313, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Anthony Geramita, Queen's University
Graham Leuschke, Syracuse University gjleusch@math.syr.edu
Claudia Miller, Syracuse University
Michael Stillman, Cornell University

3:00 p.m.
Minimal free resolutions of linear edge ideals.
RiXiang Chen*, Cornell University
(10621365) 
3:30 p.m.
Resolutions of Nerves of Graphs.
Gwyneth R Whieldon*, Cornell University
(106213212) 
4:00 p.m.
Components of Gröbner strata in the Hilbert scheme of points.
Mathias Lederer*, Cornell University
(106213278) 
4:30 p.m.
BrauerThrall for totally reflexive modules.
Lars W. Christensen, Texas Tech University
David A. Jorgensen, University of TexasArlington
Hamid Rahmati*, Syracuse University
Janet Striuli, Fairfield University
Roger Wiegand, University of NebraskaLincoln
(106213170)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, IV
Room 300, Carnegie Library
Organizers:
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut rogers@math.uconn.edu
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

3:00 p.m.
Uniqueness of Locally Symmetric Brownian Motion on Laakso Spaces.
Benjamin Steinhurst*, Cornell University
(106260245) 
3:30 p.m.
Quantum Mechanics on Laakso Spaces.
Evelyn Stamey*, Ithaca College
Benjamin Steinhurst, The University of Connecticut
Robert Kesler, Princeton University
Mandy Parshall, York College
Christopher Kauffman, University of Rochester
(106234249) 
4:00 p.m.
Mean Value Properties of Harmonic Functions on the Sierpinski Gasket.
Anna Levina*, Kent State University
S. Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
(106228135) 
4:30 p.m.
Harmonic functions and the spectrum of the Laplacian on the Sierpinski carpet.
Matthew J Begue*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
Tristan Kalloniatis, Cambridge University
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
(106200136) 
5:00 p.m.
Spectral Asymptotics on ThreeDimensional Fractal Sponges.
Joe P. Chen*, Department of Physics, Cornell University
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University
(106258223) 
5:30 p.m.
Infinityharmonic functions on the Sierpinski Gasket.
Matthew Guay*, Cornell University
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Vladimirsky, Cornell University
(106235252)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers, II
Room 104, Physics Building

3:00 p.m.
Firefighting on Random Geometric Graphs.
Amir Barghi*, Dartmouth College
Peter Winkler, Dartmouth College
(106205269) 
3:15 p.m.
A $q,t$analogue of the hooklength formula.
Elizabeth Niese*, Virginia Tech
Nicholas Loehr, Virginia Tech
(106205129) 
3:30 p.m.
Finding A Sequence of Improvements To Hildebrand's Lower Bound Of the Chung DiaconisGraham Random Process.
Richard E Neville*, University at Albany, New York
(106260250) 
3:45 p.m.
Polytopes from exponential random graph models.
Patrik Noren*, KTH  the Royal Institute of Technology
Alex Engstrom, University of California, Berkeley
(106252227) 
4:00 p.m.
Barotropic instability in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics.
Ahmed Ahmed kaffel*, Virginia Tech
(10628607) 
4:15 p.m.
Monotonic and Periodic Character of nonnegative solutions of a delayed third order nonautonomous rational difference equation.
Ran Pang*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Michael A Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10623912) 
4:30 p.m.
Evaluation of general elliptic integrals by elementary functions.
Ali A. Salim*, Sassenheim , Zuid holland
(10624420)

3:00 p.m.
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