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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
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)

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

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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)

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)
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