AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Friday, April 1, 2016 03:30:08
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Spring Eastern Sectional Meeting
State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
March 1920, 2016 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1118
Associate secretaries:
Steven H Weintraub, AMS shw2@lehigh.edu
Sunday March 20, 2016

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Room 240, Math Tower 
Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Lobby, Simons Center 
Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on $G_2$ Geometry, III
Room 326, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Sergey Grigorian, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley sergey.grigorian@utrgv.edu
Sema Salur, University of Rochester
Albert J. Todd, University of South Alabama

8:00 a.m.
$G_2$ Structures and almost contact metric structures deformed by vector fields.
Sirin Aktay*, Anadolu University
Nulifer Ozdemir, Anadolu University
(111853144) 
9:00 a.m.
On the standard $G_2$ almost contact metric structure.
Albert J. Todd*, University of South Alabama
(111853228) 
10:00 a.m.
Algebraic topology of and coassociativefree immersions into $G_2$ holonomy Riemannian 7manifolds.
Mustafa Kalafat*, Tunceli University
(111853207)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, III
Room 211, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Joe P. Chen, University of Connecticut
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut teplyaev@uconn.edu

8:00 a.m.
$k$Forms on Products of Weighted Graphs and Fractals.
Boya Wen*, The University of Hong Kong
(11185780) 
8:30 a.m.
Gaussian spacetime fields and (S)PDE on fractals.
Martina Zähle*, Institute of Mathematics, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Germany
(111828133) 
9:00 a.m.
Densely defined nonclosable curl on topologically onedimensional Dirichlet metric measure spaces.
Michael Hinz*, Bielefeld University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut, Storrs
(111858118) 
9:30 a.m.
BakryEmery gradient estimates for metric measure spaces and Poincare Duality on fractals.
Daniel J Kelleher*, Purdue University
Fabrice Baudoin, Purdue University
(111858179) 
10:00 a.m.
Fractal snowflake domain diffusion with boundary and interior drifts.
Michael Hinz, University of Bielefeld
Maria Rosaria Lancia, Sapienza University of Rome
Alexander Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
Paola Vernole, Sapienza University of Rome
(111846198) 
10:30 a.m.
Analysis on Apollonian Gaskets.
Sharat Chandra, University of California, Irvine
Fiona Galzarano*, Temple University
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
(111828107)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, III
Room 305, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Alan Loper, Ohio State University lopera@math.ohiostate.edu
Nick Werner, State University of New York at Old Westbury

8:00 a.m.
Essential domains and Pruefer vmultiplication domains: recent developments.
Marco Fontana*, Universita' degli Studi "Roma Tre", Italy
(11181365) 
8:30 a.m.
$\star$Reductions of ideals and Prüfer $v$multiplication domains.
Evan Houston*, Dept. of Mathematics, UNC Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223
Salah Kabbaj, Dept. of Mathematics, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA
Abdeslam Mimouni, Dept. of Mathematics, KFUPM, Dhahran, KSA
(111813149) 
9:00 a.m.
Star operations on commutative rings and applications to Krull and factorial rings with zero divisors.
Jesse Eliott*, California State University, Channel Islands
(111813243) 
9:30 a.m.
Additively Regular Rings and Marot Rings.
Thomas G. Lucas*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of North Carolina Charlotte
(11181344) 
10:00 a.m.
Big CohenMacaulay algebras in mixed characteristic via Witt vectors.
Hans Schoutens*, CUNY
(111813100) 
10:30 a.m.
Topology, intersections of modules and flatness.
Carmelo Antonio Finocchiaro*, University of Technology, Graz
(111813247)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Complex Geometric Analysis, III
Room 224, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Xiuxiong Chen, Stony Brook University
Weiyong He, University of Oregon
Ioana Suvaina, Vanderbilt University ioana.suvaina@vanderbilt.edu

8:00 a.m.
The deformed HermitianYangMills equation.
Tristan C. Collins*, Harvard University
Adam Jacob, UC Davis
ShingTung Yau, Harvard University
(111853123) 
9:00 a.m.
The CM stable locus is Zariski Open.
Sean Timothy Paul*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(111814222) 
10:00 a.m.
Some estimates for complex Hessian equations.
Duong H. Phong, Columbia University
Sebastien Picard, Columbia University
Xiangwen Zhang*, University of California, Irvine
(111835115)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Evolution of Partial Differential Equations and their Control, III
Room 313, Frey Hall
Organizers:
George Avalos, University of Nebraska gavalos@math.unl.edu
Irena Lasiecka, University of Memphis
Roberto Triggiani, University of Memphis

8:00 a.m.
Strong and uniform stability of weak solutions to a nonlinear fluidstructure interaction model.
Yongjin Lu*, Virginia State University
(11183541) 
8:30 a.m.
Smoothing results for the Kortewegde Vries equation(KdV).
Beat Raphael Schaad*, University of Kansas
(111835201) 
9:00 a.m.
The free boundary Euler equations in 3D.
Marcelo M Disconzi*, Vanderbilt University
David G Ebin, Stony Brook University
(11183521) 
9:30 a.m.
On the attractor of the 3D NavierStokes equations under the vorticity coherence assumption.
Radu Dascaliuc*, Oregon State University
Zoran Grujic, University of Virginia
Michael S. Jolly, Indiana University
(111876182) 
10:00 a.m.
Variationalhemivariational quasistatic viscoelastic problem with normal compliance, friction and material damage.
Meir Shillor*, Oakland University
(111835122) 
10:30 a.m.
Stabilization of multilayer RaoNakra beam and plate systems.
Scott Hansen*, Iowa State University
(111893131)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Measure Theory and Its Applications, III
Room 201, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Badger, University of Connecticut matthew.badger@uconn.edu
Christopher J. Bishop, Stony Brook University
Raanan Schul, Stony Brook University

8:00 a.m.
The structure of the singular set of a twophase free boundary problem for harmonic measure.
Max D. Engelstein*, University of Chicago
(11183533) 
8:30 a.m.
Tangent measures and harmonic measure.
Jonas Azzam*, Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona
(111828159) 
9:00 a.m.
Rectifiability, interior approximation and harmonic measure.
Simon Bortz*, University of Missouri
Murat Akman, ICMAT (Spain)
Steve Hofmann, University of Missouri
Jose Maria Martell, ICMAT (Spain)
(111831173) 
9:30 a.m.
Harmonic measure and Riesz transform in uniform and general domains.
Mihalis Mourgoglou*, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Xavier Tolsa, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
(111828178) 
10:00 a.m.
Quasiconformal dimension distortion of generic Ahlfors regular subsets.
Christopher J Bishop, Stony Brook University
Hrant Hakobyan*, Kansas State University
Marshall Williams, Kansas State University
(111828154) 
10:30 a.m.
Fractional maximal operators and intersections of sets.
Krystal Taylor*, The Ohio State University at Columbus
(11184375)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Holomorphic Dynamics, III
Room 217, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Artem Dudko, Stony Brook University
Raluca Tanase, Stony Brook University raluca.tanase@stonybrook.edu

8:00 a.m.
No smooth Julia sets for Henon maps.
Eric Bedford*, Stony Brook University
(11183793) 
9:00 a.m.
On renormalization of critical circle maps and rotation domains.
Michael Yampolsky*, University of Toronto
(11183786) 
10:00 a.m.
Fatou components of Hénon maps with a dominating splitting.
Han Peters*, University of Amsterdam
(11183753) 
10:30 a.m.
Hedgehogs in higher dimensions and their applications.
Remus Radu*, Stony Brook University
(111837264)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical General Relativity, III
Room 205, Frey Hall
Organizers:
LanHsuan Huang, University of Connecticut
Marcus Khuri, Stony Brook University khuri@math.sunysb.edu
Christina Sormani, Lehman College and City University of New York Graduate Center

8:00 a.m.
Black Holes with Lensspace horizon topology.
Hari K Kunduri*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's NL, Canada
James Lucietti, School of Mathematics and Maxwell Institute of Mathematical Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh UK
(11188357) 
8:30 a.m.
Marginally stable circular orbits in stationary axisymmetric spacetimes.
Shabnam Beheshti*, Queen Mary University of London
Edgar Gasperin Garcia, Queen Mary University of London
(11188562) 
9:30 a.m.
On gravitational collapse in general relativity.
Xinliang An*, Rutgers University
(11183550) 
10:00 a.m.
Quasilocal energy for spacetimes with a cosmological constant.
PoNing Chen*, Department of Mathematics, Columbia University
(11185347) 
10:30 a.m.
Massangular momentum inequality for biaxisymmetric black holes.
Aghil Alaee*, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Science in University of Alberta
(11188331)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematicians in Mathematics Education, I
Room 226, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Lisa Berger, Stony Brook University lisa.berger@stonybrook.edu
Melkana Brakalova, Fordham University

8:00 a.m.
Math immersion for teachers in a mathscience partnership: increasing connections to classroom practice.
Juliana V. Belding*, Boston College
(111897199) 
8:30 a.m.
Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education: a study abroad program for preservice secondary teachers.
Ryota Matsuura*, Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education
(111897153) 
9:00 a.m.
Research mathematicians working in the mathematical education of teachers.
Amy Cohen*, Rutgers University
(11189710) 
9:30 a.m.
Mathematicians' roles in math circles.
Japheth Wood*, Bard College
(111897167) 
10:00 a.m.
What happens when you stop lecturing to your students?
Cassie Williams*, James Madison University
John (Zig) Siegfried, James Madison University
(111897214) 
10:30 a.m.
The Greater Upstate New York InquiryBased Learning Consortium.
Patrick X. Rault*, State University of New York, College at Geneseo
(111897253)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Teichmüller Theory and Related Topics, III
Room 317, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College of the City University of New York and City University of New York Graduate Center sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu
Dragomir Saric, Queens College of the City University of New York and City University of New York Graduate Center

8:00 a.m.
Balls in Teichmüller space are not convex.
Kasra Rafi*, University of Toronto
Maxime Fortier Bourque, University of Toronto
(11185127) 
9:00 a.m.
Complex analysis on Teichmüller space with extremal length.
Hideki Miyachi*, Department of Mathematics, Osaka University
(11183272) 
10:00 a.m.
Tame qcmotions and the monodromy.
Hiroshige Shiga*, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
(111830145)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homogeneous Dynamics and Related Topics, III
Room 216, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Dmitry Kleinbock, Brandeis University
Han Li, Wesleyan University hli03@wesleyan.edu

8:30 a.m.
Dimension estimates for the set of points with nondense orbit in homogeneous spaces.
Shahriar Mirzadeh*, Brandeis University
(111837148) 
9:00 a.m.
Effective equidistrubution of translates of maximal horospherical measures in the space of lattices.
Kathryn Dabbs*, University of Texas at Austin
Michael Kelly, University of Michigan
Han Li, Wesleyan University
(111837227) 
9:30 a.m.
Spectral gap in homogeneous dynamics via smooth dynamical tools.
Dale Winter*, IAS
(111837224) 
10:30 a.m.
Quadratic diophantine inequalities.
R Cheung*, Yale University
(111837217)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on PDE Methods in Geometric Flows, III
Room 222, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Mihai Bailesteanu, Central Connecticut State University
Andrew Cooper, North Carolina State University andrew.cooper@math.ncsu.edu

8:30 a.m.
Applications of Harnack inequalities to nonlinear parabolic equations.
Mihai Bailesteanu*, Central Connecticut State University
(111853220) 
9:00 a.m.
LojasiewiczSimon gradient inequalities with applications to Harmonic map energy functional.
Paul Feehan, Rutgers University
Manousos Maridakis*, Rutgers University
(11185812) 
9:30 a.m.
The LojasiewiczSimon gradient inequality and its applications to differential geometry, topology, and mathematical physics.
Paul M. N. Feehan*, Rutgers University
(111858271) 
10:00 a.m.
Geometric flows in general relativity.
Alan Parry*, University of Connecticut
(11188360)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics of Arrangements (in honor of Mike Falk), III
Room 301, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University

8:30 a.m.
Linking invariant of line arrangements.
Benoît GuervilleBallé*, Tokyo Gakugei University
(11185487) 
9:00 a.m.
The integer cohomology algebra of toric arrangements.
Filippo Gianluca Callegaro*, University of Pisa
Emanuele Delucchi, University of Fribourg (Switzerland)
(11185539) 
9:30 a.m.
On free line arrangements.
Sergey Yuzvinsky*, University of Oregon
(11185285) 
10:00 a.m.
Vanishing results for the Aomoto complex of real hyperplane arrangements via minimality.
Pauline Bailet*, Bremen University
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido University
(111805143) 
10:30 a.m.
Cohomology support loci of local systems.
Nero Budur, KU Leuven
Yongqiang Liu, KU Leuven
Luis Saumell, KU Leuven and University of Notre Dame
Botong Wang*, University of WisconsinMadison
(111814158)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Invariants of Closed Curves on Surfaces, III
Room 316, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Ara Basmajian, Hunter College and Graduate Center, City University of New York
Moira Chas, Stony Brook University moira.chas@stonybrook.edu

9:00 a.m.
Algorithmic solutions to topological questions about closed geodesics on surfaces.
Chris Arettines*, CUNY Graduate Center
(111851246) 
10:00 a.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Vertex Algebra and Related Algebraic and Geometric Structures, III
Room 309, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Katrina Barron, University of Notre Dame
Antun Milas, State University of New York at Albany
Jinwei Yang, University of Notre Dame jyang7@nd.edu

9:00 a.m.
Modular invariance for rational and logarithmic conformal field theories.
YiZhi Huang*, Rutgers University
(11181768) 
9:30 a.m.
Open Hopf links and logarithmic VOAs.
Thomas Creutzig*, University of Alberta
(11182036) 
10:00 a.m.
Twisted logarithmic modules of vertex algebras.
Bojko Bakalov*, North Carolina State University
(111817147) 
10:30 a.m.
On axiomatic approaches to intertwining operator algebras.
Ling Chen*, School of Mathematical Sciences, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
(111881193)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 11:05 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Invited Address
Homogeneous dynamics and intrinsic approximation.
Room 103, Simons Center
Dmitry Kleinbock*, Brandeis University
(111811241) 
Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis, Probability and Mathematical Physics on Fractals, IV
Room 211, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Joe P. Chen, University of Connecticut
Luke Rogers, University of Connecticut
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut teplyaev@uconn.edu

2:00 p.m.
Probability theory of infinite iterated function systems.
Palle E. T. Jorgensen*, University of Iowa
(11183743) 
2:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The twodimensional density of Bernoulli convolutions.
Christoph Bandt*, University of Greifswald, Germany
(111828218) 
3:00 p.m.
The existence and uniqueness of diffusions on infinitely ramified $4N$ Gaskets.
Ulysses A Andrews*, University of Connecticut
(111846195) 
3:30 p.m.
Spectral properties of the Hata Tree.
Antoni Brzoska*, University of Connecticut
(111837197)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Special Session on Complex Geometric Analysis, IV
Room 224, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Xiuxiong Chen, Stony Brook University
Weiyong He, University of Oregon
Ioana Suvaina, Vanderbilt University ioana.suvaina@vanderbilt.edu

2:00 p.m.
Ricci Flow on asymptotically Euclidean manifold.
Yu Li*, University of WisconsinMadison
(111853141)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Measure Theory and Its Applications, IV
Room 201, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Matthew Badger, University of Connecticut matthew.badger@uconn.edu
Christopher J. Bishop, Stony Brook University
Raanan Schul, Stony Brook University

2:00 p.m.
Kakeya problem for rectifiable curves.
Marianna Csornyei*, University of Chicago
(111828257) 
2:30 p.m.
Reflectionless measures for singular integral operators.
Benjamin J Jaye*, Kent State University
(11182889) 
3:00 p.m.
The Analyst's Traveling Salesman Theorem in limits of metric graphs.
Guy C. David*, New York University
Raanan Schul, SUNY Stony Brook
(111828135) 
3:30 p.m.
Removability, rigidity of circle domains and Koebe's Conjecture.
Malik Younsi*, Stony Brook University
(11183082)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Holomorphic Dynamics, IV
Room 217, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Artem Dudko, Stony Brook University
Raluca Tanase, Stony Brook University raluca.tanase@stonybrook.edu

2:00 p.m.
Holomorphic Explosions.
Asli Deniz, American University Kuwait
Carsten Lunde Petersen*, Roskilde University, Denmark
(111837124) 
3:00 p.m.
On measure of the Feigenbaum fixed point Julia set.
Artem Dudko*, Stony Brook University, Institute for Mathematical Sciences
(11183756) 
3:30 p.m.
Algorithmic aspects of branched coverings.
Dzmitry Dudko*, University of Goettingen
Laurent Bartholdi, University of Goettingen
(111837176) 
4:00 p.m.
Elastic graphs and degenerations of complex structures.
Dylan P Thurston*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(11183063)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.
Special Session on Homogeneous Dynamics and Related Topics, IV
Room 216, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Dmitry Kleinbock, Brandeis University
Han Li, Wesleyan University hli03@wesleyan.edu

2:00 p.m.
Geometry and arithmetic of circle packings.
Alex V Kontorovich*, Rutgers University and IAS Princeton
(111811152) 
3:00 p.m.
Effective density of unipotent orbits in homogeneous spaces.
E. Lindenstrauss, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
G. Margulis, Yale University
A. Mohammadi*, The University of Texas at Austin
N. Shah, Ohio State University
(111837175)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Invariants of Closed Curves on Surfaces, IV
Room 316, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Ara Basmajian, Hunter College and Graduate Center, City University of New York
Moira Chas, Stony Brook University moira.chas@stonybrook.edu

2:00 p.m.
Discussion 
3:00 p.m.
Filling sets of curves and systoles.
Federica Fanoni*, Warwick Mathematics Institute
(111851210) 
4:00 p.m.
Nonsimple closed geodesics on orbifolds.
Robert Suzzi Valli*, Manhattan College
(111851260)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical General Relativity, IV
Room 205, Frey Hall
Organizers:
LanHsuan Huang, University of Connecticut
Marcus Khuri, Stony Brook University khuri@math.sunysb.edu
Christina Sormani, Lehman College and City University of New York Graduate Center

2:00 p.m.
Deformation of the Einstein constraints with the dominant energy condition.
Justin Corvino*, Lafayette College
(111853161) 
3:00 p.m.
Scattering for 2+1 Dimensional EinsteinWave Map System.
Benjamin Dodson, Johns Hopkins University
Nishanth Abu Gudapati*, Yale University
(11183530) 
3:30 p.m.
Parametrizations of the PoissonSchrödinger Equations in Spherical Symmetry.
Andrew S. Goetz, University of California, Santa Cruz
Alan R. Parry*, University of Connecticut
(11188324) 
4:00 p.m.
Local solvability of the optimal isometric embedding equation.
Karsten Gimre*, Columbia University
(111853117) 
4:30 p.m.
Cosmic censorship of smooth structures.
Vladimir Chernov*, Dartmouth College
Stefan Nemirovski, Steklov Mathematical Institute and Ruhr University Bochum
(1118838) 
5:00 p.m.
Triangular libration points in the R3BP under combined effects of oblateness, radiation and powerlaw pro le.
Babatunde J Falaye*, IPN, Mexico City, Mexico
(11188515)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematicians in Mathematics Education, II
Room 226, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Lisa Berger, Stony Brook University lisa.berger@stonybrook.edu
Melkana Brakalova, Fordham University

2:00 p.m.
PROMYS: The Program in Mathematics for Young Scientists.
Glenn Stevens*, Boston University
(111897238) 
2:30 p.m.
Description of a special, intense teacher education program.
Alan Sultan*, Queens College of the City University of New York
(11189781) 
3:00 p.m.
Contributions that mathematicians can make for math education.
MyongHi Kim*, Old Westbury
(111897244) 
3:30 p.m.
Probability, behavioral economics, and mathematics education.
Daniel L Goroff*, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
(111897102) 
4:00 p.m.
Mathematics and intercultural competence in the middle school.
Megan Brunner*, State University of New York (SUNY) Geneseo
(111897188) 
4:30 p.m.
Mathematics teacher education programs in the NYC area.
Lisa Berger, Stony Brook University
Melkana A Brakalova*, Mathematics Department, Fordham University
(111897130)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Teichmüller Theory and Related Topics, IV
Room 317, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College of the City University of New York and City University of New York Graduate Center sudeb.mitra@qc.cuny.edu
Dragomir Saric, Queens College of the City University of New York and City University of New York Graduate Center

2:00 p.m.
Limits of Teichmüller geodesics in the Universal Teichmüller space.
Hrant Hakobyan*, Kansas State University
(111830142) 
3:00 p.m.
Tame quasiconformal motions.
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and the Graduate Center of CUNY
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College and the Graduate Center of CUNY
Hiroshige Shiga, Toyko Institute of Technology
Zhe Wang*, Bronx Community College, CUNY
(111830164) 
4:00 p.m.
"Kähler metrics and Chern forms on the moduli space of punctured Riemann surfaces".
Leon A Takhtajan*, Department of Mathematics, Stony Brook University
(11183273)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Combinatorics of Arrangements (in honor of Mike Falk), IV
Room 301, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University

2:00 p.m.
Coarrangements and biarrangements.
Clément Dupont*, MaxPlanckInstitut für Mathematik, Bonn
(11181477) 
2:30 p.m.
BernsteinSato polynomials of ideals of generic matrices.
Andras Lorincz, University of Connecticut
Claudiu Raicu, University of Notre Dame
Uli Walther*, Purdue University
Jerzy Weyman, University of Connecticut
(11181454) 
3:00 p.m.
Representation stability and point counting.
Rita Jimenez Rolland*, Centro de Ciencias Matematicas UNAM
(111855140) 
3:30 p.m.
Flags and freeness of hyperplane arrangements.
Takuro Abe*, Kyoto University
(11183288) 
4:00 p.m.
Combinatorics and rational models.
Christin Bibby, University of Western Ontario
Graham C Denham*, University of Western Ontario
Eva Maria Feichtner, University of Bremen
(111805252) 
4:30 p.m.
Topology of braid arrangement via counting polynomials.
Weiyan Chen*, University of Chicago
(11185595)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday March 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.
Special Session on Vertex Algebra and Related Algebraic and Geometric Structures, IV
Room 309, Frey Hall
Organizers:
Katrina Barron, University of Notre Dame
Antun Milas, State University of New York at Albany
Jinwei Yang, University of Notre Dame jyang7@nd.edu

2:00 p.m.
Special pairs of screening operators and certain subalgebras of a rank d lattice vertex operator algebra.
Nathan P Vander Werf*, University of Notre Dame
(111800259) 
2:30 p.m.
Vertex algebras associated to reflexive Gorenstein cones.
Lev Borisov*, Rutgers University
(11181766) 
3:00 p.m.
Open Discussion/Problem Solving

2:00 p.m.
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