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Fall Western Sectional Meeting
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
October 2728, 2012 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1085
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Sunday October 28, 2012

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Book Sale and Exhibit
Foyer 2, Modern Languages 
Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Foyer 1, Modern Languages 
Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Asymptotic Analysis of Random Matrices, Integrable Systems, and Applications, III
Room 404, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Ken McLaughlin, University of Arizona mcl@math.arizona.edu
Nick Ercolani, University of Arizona

8:00 a.m.
Extremal statistics for the Airy$_2$ process minus a parabola.
Karl E Liechty*, University of Michigan
(108560281) 
9:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of rational Painleve II functions.
Robert Buckingham*, University of Cincinnati
Peter D. Miller, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(108534276) 
10:00 a.m.
Hard edge for beta ensembles and Painleve III.
Igor Rumanov*, University of Colorado at Boulder
(108560283)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Biological Systems, II
Room 402, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University
Zoi Rapti, University of IIlinois at UrbanaChampaign zrapti@illinois.edu

8:00 a.m.
Densitycluster NMA: A new protein decomposition technique for coarsegrained normal mode analysis.
Julie C Mitchell*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Omar NA Demerdash, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(108592265) 
8:30 a.m.
DNA and chromatin as space curves constructed with 1 to 1,000,000 base pairs.
Thomas C Bishop*, Depts. Chemistry & Physics, Louisiana Tech University
(108592261) 
9:00 a.m.
Lowdimensional descriptions of neural networks.
Andrea K Barreiro*, Southern Methodist University
Eli Shlizerman, University of Washington
Eric SheaBrown, University of Washington
J Nathan Kutz, University of Washington
(108592193)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Maass Forms and qSeries, III
Room 304, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Ken Ono, Emory University ono@mathcs.emory.edu
Amanda Folsom, Yale University
Zachary Kent, Emory University

8:00 a.m.
Spaces of modular forms generated by eta quotients.
Jeremy Rouse*, Wake Forest University
(108511208) 
8:30 a.m.
Zeros and congruences of weakly holomorphic modular forms.
Paul Jenkins*, Brigham Young University
(108511237) 
9:00 a.m.
Equidistribution of quadratic roots in the level aspect.
Riad Masri*, Texas A&M University
ShengChi Liu, Texas A&M University
(108511110) 
9:30 a.m.
On the second solution of KZ differential equation.
Pavel Guerzhoy*, Department of Mathematics, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(10851191) 
10:00 a.m.
Asymptotic equality of positive crank and rank moments.
Karl Mahlburg*, Louisiana State University
Kathrin Bringmann, University of Cologne
(108511268) 
10:30 a.m.
Tables of elliptic curves over $\mathbb{Q}(\sqrt{5})$.
J. Bober, University of Bristol
A. Deines, University of Washington
S. Pancratz, London, England
A. Shnidman, University of Michigan
C. Vincent*, Stanford University
W. Stein, University of Washington
(108511280)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Hyperbolic Geometry, III
Room 405, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Julien Paupert, Arizona State University paupert@asu.edu
Domingo Toledo, University of Utah

8:00 a.m.
Obstructions to nonpositive curvature for open manifolds.
Igor Belegradek*, Georgia Tech
(108557115) 
9:00 a.m.
Lengths of closed geodesics on a hyperbolic surface.
Ara S Basmajian*, Graduate Center and Hunter College, CUNY
(10853049) 
10:00 a.m.
Volume in Complex Hyperbolic Geometry.
Ilesanmi Adeboye*, Wesleyan University
(10855751)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Inverse Problems and Wave Propagation, III
Room 204, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Leonid Kunyansky, University of Arizona leonk@math.arizona.edu

8:00 a.m.
Stabilizing inverse problems by internal data.
Peter Kuchment*, Texas A&M University
Dustin Steinhauer, Texas A&M University
(10853596) 
9:00 a.m.
Quantitative Photoacoustic Imaging using the Radiative Transfer Equation.
Ben Cox*, University College London, UK
Teedah Saratoon, University College London, UK
Tanja Tarvainen, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Simon R. Arridge, University College London, UK
(108578147) 
10:00 a.m.
On the spherical mean transform arising in thermoacoustic tomography.
Linh V Nguyen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Idaho
(108544182)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, III
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University

8:00 a.m.
Data assimilation methods for atmospheric models.
Eric J. Kostelich*, Arizona State University
(108586285) 
8:30 a.m.
An initial and boundaryvalue problem for the ZakharovKuznestov equation in a bounded domain.
JeanClaude Saut, Laboratoire de Mathematiques, UMR 8628, Universite ParisSud et CNRS
Roger Temam, Department of Mathematics and The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics , Indiana University
Chuntian Wang*, Department of Mathematics and The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics, Indiana University,
(108576140) 
9:00 a.m.
Propagation of Longcrested Water Waves.
Jerry Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(108576108) 
9:30 a.m.
Boundary layers of the NavierStokes equations.
GungMin Gie*, University of California, Riverside
Makram Hamouda, Indiana University
James P. Kelliher, University of California, Riverside
Roger Temam, Indiana University
(108535229) 
10:00 a.m.
The Kortewegde Vries equation on a bounded interval.
Zhen Qin, Indiana UniversityInstitute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics
Roger M. Temam*, Indiana UniversityInstitute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics
(10853572) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Physics: Spectral and Dynamical Properties of Quantum Systems, III
Room 212, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bruno Nachtergaele, University of California, Davis
Robert Sims, University of Arizona rsims@math.arizona.edu
Günter Stolz, University of Alabama, Birmingham

8:00 a.m.
Localization for nonmonotone discrete Schrodinger operators.
Alexander Elgart*, Virginia Tech
Mira Shamis, Institute for Advanced Study and Princeton University
Sasha Sodin, Institute for Advanced Study
(10858175) 
8:30 a.m.
Lieb Robinson bounds in disordered quantum spin systems.
Eman Hamza*, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Cairo University, Egypt
Robert Sims, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona, USA
Günter Stolz, Department of Mathematics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
(108582200) 
9:00 a.m.
Localization for a NonMonotone Random Block Operator.
Jacob W Chapman*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Günter Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(10858286) 
9:30 a.m.
LiebRobinson bounds for the Toda lattice.
Umar Islambekov*, The University of Arizona
Robert Sims, The University of Arizona
Gerald Teschl, University of Vienna
(108582238) 
10:00 a.m.
Ultraviolet properties of the spinless, oneparticle Yukawa model.
A. Pizzo*, University of California, Davis
D. A. Deckert, University of California, Davis
(108581159) 
10:30 a.m.
On the diffusive regime of disordered quantum wires.
Sven Bachmann*, UC Davis
Wojciech De Roeck, University of Heidelberg
Maximilian Butz, Technische Universitaet Muenchen
(108581134)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Motives, Algebraic Cycles, and Ktheory, III
Room 201, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Deepam Patel, Indiana University, Bloomington patelde@indiana.edu
Ravindra Girivaru, University of Missouri, St. Louis

8:00 a.m.
Multizeta and motives in the global function field setting.
Dinesh S. Thakur*, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
(108511123) 
9:00 a.m.
K3 Surfaces of High Picard Rank.
Adrian Clingher*, University of Missouri  St. Louis
(108514254) 
10:00 a.m.
Varieties with the maximal number of algebraic cycles.
Donu Arapura*, Purdue University
(108514224)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representations of Groups and Algebras, III
Room 202, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Klaus Lux, University of Arizona
Pham Huu Tiep, University of Arizona tiep@math.arizona.edu

8:00 a.m.
Standard resolutions for quiver Hecke algebras.
Jonathan Brundan*, University of Oregon
(10851694) 
8:30 a.m.
Deformations of permutation representations of Coxeter groups.
Eric M Rains, Caltech
Monica Vazirani*, UC Davis
(10850592) 
9:00 a.m.
On the Largest Irreducible Representations of the Finite Unitary Groups.
Amanda A. Schaeffer Fry*, University of Arizona
(108520168) 
9:30 a.m.
Hopf structures on characters of unipotent groups.
Marcelo Aguiar, University of Texas A&M
Nantel Bergeron, York University
Nathaniel Thiem*, University of Colorado Boulder
(10852080) 
10:00 a.m.
Elementary subalgebras of modular Lie algebras.
Jon F. Carlson, University of Georgia
Eric M. Friedlander, USC
Julia Pevtsova*, University of Washington
(10851698) 
10:30 a.m.
On $p$permuntation equivalences of $p$blocks of finite groups.
Robert Boltje*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(108520142)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory and Global Analysis, III
Room 302, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Lennie Friedlander, University of Arizona friedlan@math.arizona.edu
Klaus Kirsten, Baylor University

8:00 a.m.
Casimir's surgery problem.
Paul Loya*, Binghamton University
Klaus Kirsten, Baylor University
(108558293) 
9:00 a.m.
On elliptic systems of pseudodifferential operators of variable order.
Thomas Krainer*, Penn State Altoona
Gerardo A. Mendoza, Temple University
(108558279) 
10:00 a.m.
The AharonovBohm effect revisited.
Gregory Eskin*, Department of Mathematics,UCLA
(10858115)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Commutative Algebra, III
Room 203, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Kristen Beck, The University of Arizona
Silvia Saccon, The University of Arizona ssaccon@math.arizona.edu

8:00 a.m.
Triangulated defect categories.
Petter Andreas Bergh, Norwegian University of Science and technology
David A. Jorgensen*, University of Texas at Arlington
Steffen Oppermann, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
(108513104) 
8:30 a.m.
Limits of finite free complexes.
Lars Winther Christensen*, Texas Tech University
Henrik Holm, University of Copenhagen
(108516244) 
9:00 a.m.
Syzygy Bounds on the Regularity of Ideals.
Jason McCullough*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
(10851397) 
9:30 a.m.
Bigraded Minimal Free Resolutions of Tensor Product Surfaces.
Hal Schenck, University of Illinois
Alexandra Seceleanu, University of Nebraska
Javid Validashti*, University of Illinois
(10851356) 
10:00 a.m.
SuperStretched and Graded Countable CohenMacaulay Type.
Branden Stone*, Bard College/Bard Prison Initiative
(108513188) 
10:30 a.m.
Weakly Spherical DG Modules over Koszul Complexes.
Sean SatherWagstaff*, North Dakota State University
(10851357)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytical and Numerical Approaches in Nonlinear Systems: Collapses, Turbulence, Nonlinear Waves in Mathematics, Physics, and Biology, III
Room 406, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico

8:30 a.m.
Discussion 
9:00 a.m.
KellerSegel equations, associated stochastic particle models and numerical methods.
Ibrahim Fatkullin*, University of Arizona
(108535122) 
9:30 a.m.
Phase transitions in optical turbulence.
Natalia Vladimirova*, University of New Mexico
Gregory Falkovich, Weizmann Institute of Science
(108578177) 
10:00 a.m.
Reduced model of Vlasov equation and study of it's instabilities in thermodynamic equilibrium.
Denis A Silantyev*, University of New Mexico
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico
(108565184) 
10:30 a.m.
Emergence of clones in sexual populations.
Richard A. Neher, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology
Marija Vucelja*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
Mark Mezard, Laboratoire de Physique
Boris I. Shraiman, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics and Department of Physics, University of California
(10859219)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dispersion in Heterogeneous and/or Random Environments, III
Room 403, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Rabi Bhattacharya, University of Arizona
Edward Waymire, Oregon State University, Corvallis waymire@math.orst.edu

8:00 a.m.
On The Drift Paradox in a regimeswitching model.
W. Felder*, Oregon State University
E. Waymire, Oregon State University
(108592247) 
8:30 a.m.
Adaptive MCMC with a random scaling parameter as a tuner and diffusion approximation.
Gopal K Basak*, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
Arunangshu Biswas, Presidency University, Kolkata, India
(10856078) 
9:00 a.m.
Random Countable Markov Shifts.
Manfred Denker*, Mathematics Department, The University of Pennsylvania
(10856032) 
9:30 a.m.
Multiple phase transitions for longrange firstpassage percolation on square lattice.
Partha Sarathi Dey*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
Shirshendu Chatterjee, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
(108560155) 
10:00 a.m.
Limit theorems in statistics for volatility.
Nakahiro Yoshida*, Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Tokyo
(108562138) 
10:30 a.m.
The KolmogorovObukhov Statistical Theory of Turbulence.
Bjorn Birnir*, Dept. of Mathematics and the Center for Complex and Nonlinear Science, University of California, Santa Barbara
(10856065)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Analysis and Riemannian Geometry, III
Room 314, Modern Languages
Organizers:
David Glickenstein, University of Arizona
Guofang Wei, University of California Santa Barbara
Andrea Young, Ripon College YoungA@ripon.edu

8:30 a.m.
Smooth Convergence Away From Singular Sets.
Sajjad Lakzian*, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York (CUNY)
Christina Sormani, The Graduate Center, CUNY and Lehman College
(108553153) 
9:00 a.m.
On the Hopf conjectures with symmetry.
Lee Kennard*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(10855383) 
9:30 a.m.
Geometric inequalities for hypersurfaces.
Fernando A Schwartz*, University of Tennessee
(10855368) 
10:00 a.m.
Zeta Function on Surfaces of Revolution.
Thalia D. Jeffres*, Wichita State University
Klaus Kirsten, Baylor University
Tianshi Lu, Wichita State University
(108553266) 
10:30 a.m.
"Sequences of Open Riemannian Manifolds with Boundary".
Raquel Perales*, PhD student at Stony Brook University
Christina Sormani, Department of Math and Computer Science. Lehman College, CUNY
(108551260)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Geometrical Methods in Mechanical and Dynamical Systems, III
Room 303, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Akif Ibragimov, Texas Tech University
Vakhtang Putkaradze, Colorado State University
Magdalena Toda, Texas Tech University magda.toda@ttu.edu

8:30 a.m.
Stochastic 3D Rotating NavierStokes Equations: Averaging, Convergence and Regularity.
Alex Mahalov*, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
(10853581) 
9:00 a.m.
The Stokes operator for an interface boundary value problem in twolayer domains.
Luan Thach Hoang*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Texas Tech University
(10853588) 
9:30 a.m.
On the computation of foliations and tracking initial conditions for differential equations.
YuMin Chung*, Department of Mathematics, Indiana UniversityBloomington
M.S. Jolly, Department of Mathematics, Indiana UniversityBloomington
(10856534) 
10:00 a.m.
Dynamics of a thin film equation with disjoining pressure and nonuniform forcing.
Joceline Lega*, University of Arizona
(108535136) 
10:30 a.m.
Geometry and Elasticity for NonEuclidean thin sheets.
Shankar C Venkataramani*, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona.
John A Gemmer, Arizona Center for the Mathematical Sciences, University of Arizona.
(108574236)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Combinatorics, and Analysis, III
Room 214, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, SUNY New Paltz
Tim Huber, University of TexasPan American hubertj@utpa.edu
Robert Maier, University of Arizona

8:30 a.m.
RamanujanHardyLittlewoodRiesz phenomena for Hecke forms.
Atul Dixit, Tulane University
Arindam Roy*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChapaign
Alexandru Zaharescu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChapaign
(108511205) 
9:00 a.m.
Mellin transforms with only critical zeros.
Mark W. Coffey*, Colorado School of Mines
(108533242) 
9:30 a.m.
Electromagnetic wave scattering from two infinite dielectric cylinders.
T. M. Dunster*, San Diego State University
(108578172) 
10:30 a.m.
Applications of Special Functions to Disparate Fields.
Roger W. Barnard*, Texas Tech University
(108533131)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Ubiquitous Laplacian: Theory, Applications, and Computations, III
Room 306, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Dong, University of Arizona
Lotfi Hermi, University of Arizona hermi@math.arizona.edu

8:30 a.m.
Inequalities for the First Eigenvalue of the Vibrating Clamped Plate under Compression.
Mark S. Ashbaugh*, University of Missouri
(108535290) 
9:00 a.m.
Sharp bounds for spectral functionals.
Richard Laugesen, University of Illinois
Bartlomiej Siudeja*, University of Oregon
(108535117) 
9:30 a.m.
Dynamical Systems Method (DSM) for solving equations with monotone operators without smoothness assumptions on $F(u)$.
Nguyen S Hoang*, Department of Mathematics, The University of Oklahoma
(10856511) 
10:00 a.m.
Numerical optimization of eigenvalues using the Method of Fundamental Solutions.
Pedro R S Antunes*, Group of Mathematical Physics  University of Lisbon
(108565216)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 9:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Biomathematics, II
Room 401, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Jim M. Cushing, University of Arizona cushing@math.arizona.edu
Joseph Watkins, University of Arizona

9:30 a.m.
Protein Domains With Greater Influence On Network Dynamics Evolve More Slowly.
Brian K Mannakee, Univeristy or Arizona
Ryan N Gutenkunst*, University of Arizona
(108592222) 
10:00 a.m.
Simulation of Metabolic Blood Flow Regulation by WallDerived and RedBloodCellDerived Mechanisms: Responses to Hemodilution.
Brendan C Fry*, University of Arizona
Timothy W Secomb, University of Arizona
(10859276)

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics of Optical Pulse Propagation: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, III
Room 301, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Jason Fleischer, Princeton University
Moysey Brio, University of Arizona brio@math.arizona.edu
Karl Glasner, University of Arizona
Shankar Venkataramani, University of Arizona

9:30 a.m.
Discussion

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Comparison results for Ricci curvature.
Room 350, Modern Languages
Goufang Wei*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(10855305) 
Sunday October 28, 2012, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Quantitative invariants in fourdimensional symplectic geometry.
Room 350, Modern Languages
Michael Hutchings*, University of California Berkeley
(10855702) 
Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Analytical and Numerical Approaches in Nonlinear Systems: Collapses, Turbulence, Nonlinear Waves in Mathematics, Physics, and Biology, IV
Room 406, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico

3:00 p.m.
Numerical simulation of inverse cascade of water gravity waves in the presence of condensate.
Alexander O. Korotkevich*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
(108576176) 
3:30 p.m.
On nonlinear stage of the modulational instability.
Andrey A. Gelash*, Novosibirsk State University
Vladimir E. Zakharov, University of Arizona
(108576274) 
4:00 p.m.
Instantons causing iterative decoding to cycle.
Misha Stepanov*, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona
(108594256) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Biological Systems, III
Room 402, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University
Zoi Rapti, University of IIlinois at UrbanaChampaign zrapti@illinois.edu

3:00 p.m.
Why Fibonacci: PatternForming Fronts as a Model for Phyllotaxis.
Matthew Pennybacker*, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
(108535248) 
3:30 p.m.
A Measure of Orbit Ergodicity.
Francis C Motta*, Colorado State University
Bethany Springer, Colorado State University
Patrick D Shipman, Colorado State University
(108537233) 
4:00 p.m.
Viscosity solutions for the HamiltonJacobi equation with Toda potentials.
J. Adrian EspinolaRocha*, CIMAT, A.C.
Pablo PadillaLongoria, IIMASFENOMEC. Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.
(108535289)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
Special Session on Geometrical Methods in Mechanical and Dynamical Systems, IV
Room 303, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Akif Ibragimov, Texas Tech University
Vakhtang Putkaradze, Colorado State University
Magdalena Toda, Texas Tech University magda.toda@ttu.edu

3:00 p.m.
A Tale of the Moving Head: How the Head chases the Eye.
Bijoy K. Ghosh*, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
Indika Wijayasinghe, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
(108534209) 
3:30 p.m.
Multibreather stability in KleinGordon Equations.
Zoi Rapti*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(108534189) 
4:00 p.m.
The Construction and Analysis of Variational Integrators.
James Hall, University of California, San Diego
Melvin Leok*, University of California, San Diego
Tatiana Shingel, Jacobs University, Bremen
(108565199) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Maass Forms and qSeries, IV
Room 304, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Ken Ono, Emory University ono@mathcs.emory.edu
Amanda Folsom, Yale University
Zachary Kent, Emory University

3:00 p.m.
A Problem of Zagier on Quadratic Polynomials and Continued Fractions.
Marie Jameson*, Emory University
(108511262) 
3:30 p.m.
Improved bounds for $p$core partitions.
Jeremy Rouse, Wake Forest University
John J Webb*, Wake Forest University
(108511258) 
4:00 p.m.
Towards a Complete Characterization of New Ramanujan Congruence Properties of the Restricted Partition Function $p(n,m)$.
J. Brandt Kronholm*, Juniata College
(108511217) 
4:30 p.m.
Hypergeometric Functions over Finite Fields and Siegel Modular Forms.
Dermot McCarthy*, Texas A&M University
(108511204) 
5:00 p.m.
Congruences of mock modular forms.
Scott D. Ahlgren, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Byungchan Kim*, Seoul National University of Science and Technology
(108511181) 
5:30 p.m.
An application of modular forms to short random walks.
Jonathan M Borwein, University of Newcastle
Armin Straub*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
James Wan, University of Newcastle
Wadim Zudilin, University of Newcastle
(10853310)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, IV
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University

3:00 p.m.
On multiplicative red noise in the fluctuating vorticity equation.
Cecile Penland*, NOAA/ESRL/Physical Sciences Division
(108586157) 
3:30 p.m.
On Turbulence and Heat Convection.
N. Balci*, University of Arizona
C. Foias, Texas A&M University
M. S. Jolly, Indiana University
(108576213) 
4:00 p.m.
Norm inflation for NavierStokes equations with fractional Laplacian in Besov Spaces.
Mimi Dai*, University of Colorado Boulder
(108535255) 
4:30 p.m.
Finitetime statistics of scalar diffusion in Lagrangian coherent structures.
Phillip Walker*, Arizona State University
Wenbo Tang, Arizona State University
(108500245) 
5:00 p.m.
Nonlinear wavewave and vortex interactions and impact on Lagrangian transport of Chemicals in the atmosphere.
Mohamed Moustaoui*, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
(108576202)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Motives, Algebraic Cycles, and Ktheory, IV
Room 201, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Deepam Patel, Indiana University, Bloomington patelde@indiana.edu
Ravindra Girivaru, University of Missouri, St. Louis

3:00 p.m.
On the kernel of the tame symbol for $K_2$ of function fields of curves.
Rob de Jeu*, VU University Amsterdam
(108519259) 
4:00 p.m.
A Toric Regulator for Curves with Totally Degenerate Reduction over $p$adic Fields.
Wayne M Raskind*, Wayne State University
Amnon Besser, Ben Gurion University
(108514171)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representations of Groups and Algebras, IV
Room 202, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Klaus Lux, University of Arizona
Pham Huu Tiep, University of Arizona tiep@math.arizona.edu

3:00 p.m.
Representations of GL(n,R) and Sp(2n,R) where R is a padic field or a finite local ring.
Gerald Cliff*, University of Alberta
(108520225) 
3:30 p.m.
On the socle of an endomorphism algebra.
Natalie Naehrig*, RWTH Aachen University Germany
(108520174) 
4:00 p.m.
Brauer graphs of blocks of solvable groups.
James Cossey*, University of Akron
(10852073) 
4:30 p.m.
Bounding group orders by large character degrees: A question of Snyder.
Mark L. Lewis*, Kent State University
(10852069) 
5:00 p.m.
Large orbits of finite solvable groups on characters.
Thomas Michael Keller*, Texas State University
Yong Yang, University of WisconsinParkside
(108520112)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions, Combinatorics, and Analysis, IV
Room 214, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, SUNY New Paltz
Tim Huber, University of TexasPan American hubertj@utpa.edu
Robert Maier, University of Arizona

3:00 p.m.
Chromatic Expansions and Orthogonal Polynomials.
Ahmed I. Zayed*, DePaul University
(108533252) 
3:30 p.m.
$BC_2$ Lame polynomials.
Alexander V Turbiner*, Nuclear Science Institute, UNAM, Mexico
(108533116) 
4:00 p.m.
Asymptotics of Integrals of Products of Orthogonal Polynomials Arising in Combinatorics.
Plamen Simeonov*, University of HoustonDowntown
Mourad E. H. Ismail, University of Central Florida
(108541144) 
4:30 p.m.
Elliptic interpolation of Hecke Eisenstein Series.
Tim Huber*, University of Texas  Pan American
Matthew Levine, University of Texas  Pan American
(108511203)

3:00 p.m.
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