AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Saturday, October 15, 2016 03:30:05
Inquiries: meet@ams.org
Fall Western Sectional Meeting
University of Denver, Denver, CO
October 89, 2016 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1122
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu, lapidus@math.ucr.edu
Saturday October 8, 2016

Saturday October 8, 2016, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Davis Lobby, Sturm Hall 
Saturday October 8, 2016, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Davis Lobby, Sturm Hall 
Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Above and Beyond Fluid Flow studies: In celebration of the 60th birthday of Prof. William Layton, I
Room 151, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Traian Iliescu, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Alexander Labovsky, Michigan Technological University
Monika Neda, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Leo Rebholz, Clemson University rebholz@clemson.edu

8:00 a.m.
Asynchronous TwoLevel Checkpointing Scheme for LargeScale Adjoints in the SpectralElement Solver Nek5000.
Mihai Anitescu*, Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago
Oana Marin, Argonne National Laboratory
Michel Schanen, Argonne National Laboratory
Hong Zhang, Argonne National Laboratory
(11226527) 
8:30 a.m.
Voigt regularization for the explicit time stepping of the Hall effect term.
Aziz Takhirov*, Texas A&M University
(112265245) 
9:00 a.m.
Polynomial approximation via compressed sensing of highdimensional functions on lower sets.
Hoang A Tran*, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
(112241240) 
9:30 a.m.
Numerical Analysis of a Fully Discrete Decoupled Penalty Projection Algorithm for MHD in Elsässer Variables.
Songul Kaya Merdan*, Middle East Technical University
(112265132) 
10:00 a.m.
On conservation laws of NavierStokes Galerkin discretizations.
Timo Heister, Clemson University
Maxim Olshanskii*, University of Houston
Leo Rebholz, Clemson University
(112276104) 
10:30 a.m.
Corrected Eddy Viscosity Models for Turbulence Not At Statistical Equilibrium.
Nan Jiang*, Missouri University of Science and Technology
(112265209)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics, I
Room 451, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Anton Betten, Colorado State University
Jason Williford, University of Wyoming jwillif1@uwyo.edu
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University

8:00 a.m.
Tridiagonal pairs of $q$Racah type, the Bockting operator $\psi$, and $L$operators for $U_q(L({\mathfrak{sl}}_2))$.
Paul M Terwilliger*, Math Department, U. WisconsinMadison
(112205190) 
8:30 a.m.
Scaffolds: A graphbased system for computations in BoseMesner algebras.
William J Martin*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(112205307) 
9:00 a.m.
The generalized Terwilliger algebra of dual polar graphs.
JaeHo Lee*, Tohoku University
(112205244) 
9:30 a.m.
Nonexistence of certain distance regular graphs.
Jianmin Ma*, Hebei Normall College and Colorado State University
(112205201) 
10:00 a.m.
The recognition problem for table algebras.
Allen Herman*, University of Regina
(112205159) 
10:30 a.m.
Connections between the $\psi$, $\Delta$, and $\mathcal{M}$ operators for a thin tridiagonal pair.
Sarah R. BocktingConrad*, DePaul University
(112205279)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Logic, I
Room 453, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Nick Galatos, University of Denver ngalatos@du.edu
Peter Jipsen, Chapman University

8:00 a.m.
Algebraic Logic Applied to Relevance Logic  From De Morgan Monoids to to Generalized Galois Logics.
J. Michael Dunn*, School of Informatics & Computing and Dept. of Philosophy, Indiana University Bloomington
(112203153) 
8:30 a.m.
The Geometry of Relevant Implication.
Alasdair Urquhart*, University of Toronto
(112206188) 
9:00 a.m.
Esakia duality for Sugihara monoids.
Wesley Fussner*, University of Denver
Nick Galatos, University of Denver
(112206208) 
9:30 a.m.
Undecidability for certain subvarieties of commutative residuated lattices.
Gavin St. John*, University of Denver
(112206353) 
10:00 a.m.
Linear Logic Properly Displayed.
Alessandra Palmigiano*, Delft University of Technology
(112203230) 
10:30 a.m.
Separability for latticeordered Abelian groups and MValgebras: a characterisation theorem.
Vincenzo Marra*, Dipartimento di Matematica "Federigo Enriques", Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
(112206205)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Floer Theoretic Invariants of 3manifolds and Knots, I
Room 454, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan Hanselman, University of Texas at Austin hanselman@math.utexas.edu
Kristen Hendricks, University of California, Los Angeles

8:00 a.m.
Refinements of the contact invariant in Heegaard Floer theory.
John A Baldwin, Boston College
David Shea VelaVick*, Louisiana State University
(112257389) 
9:00 a.m.
Ozsv{á}thSzab{ó}'s bordered theory and quantum representations.
Andrew Manion*, University of California, Los Angeles
(112257298) 
9:30 a.m.
Link cobordisms and functoriality in link Floer homology.
Ian Michael Zemke*, UCLA
(112253283) 
10:00 a.m.
Towards bordered HF with torus boundary.
Robert Lipshitz*, University of Oregon
Peter Ozsvath, Princeton University
Dylan Thurston, Indiana University
(112257147) 
10:30 a.m.
A comparison of Heegaard Floer homology and quantum invariants.
Corrin Clarkson*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(112257290)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Groups and Representation Theory, I
Room 254, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
C. Ryan Vinroot, College of William and Mary vinroot@math.wm.edu
Julianne Rainbolt, Saint Louis University
Amanda Schaeffer Fry, Metropolitan State University of Denver

8:00 a.m.
Tensor Induction for Trivial Source Rings and their Ghost Rings.
Rob Carman*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(112220287) 
8:30 a.m.
We should never have tensored with rings; Lie algebra tensors are universal.
James B Wilson*, Fort Collins
(11221583) 
9:00 a.m.
Fibred biset functors.
Robert Boltje*, UC Santa Cruz
Olcay Coskun, Bogazici University, Istanbul
(112220356) 
9:30 a.m.
Representations of fusion systems.
Adam M. Glesser*, California State University, Fullerton
(112220336) 
10:00 a.m.
Topological generation of special linear algebraic groups.
Spencer J Gerhardt*, University of Southern California
(112220194) 
10:30 a.m.
Coxeter group actions on hypergeometric series.
Richard M. Green*, University of Colorado Boulder
Ilia D. Mishev, University of Colorado Boulder
Eric Stade, University of Colorado Boulder
(112220197)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and Soliton Equations, I
Room 251, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Anton Dzhamay, University of Northern Colorado Anton.Dzhamay@unco.edu
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University

8:00 a.m.
Semiclassical soliton ensembles for the threewave resonant interaction equations.
Peter D. Miller*, University of Michigan
(11223560) 
8:30 a.m.
Semiclassical phenomena in the threewave resonant interaction equations.
Robert Buckingham*, University of Cincinnati
Robert Jenkins, University of Arizona
Peter Miller, University of Michigan
(112235124) 
9:00 a.m.
Eigenvalue perturbations and semiclassical soliton ensembles for the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation.
Gregory Lyng*, University of Wyoming
(112235334) 
9:30 a.m.
Linear and Orbital Stability of Solutions to the VFE and the VFE Hierarchy.
Stephane Lafortune*, College of Charleston
Annalisa Calini, College of Charleston
Brenton LeMesurier, College of Charleston
Thomas Ivey, College of Charleston
(112235337) 
10:00 a.m.
The geometric and algebraic aspects of a complex short pulse equation.
BaoFeng Feng*, School of Math. and Stat. Sci., The Univ. of Texas Rio Grande Valley
(11223567) 
10:30 a.m.
Infinite Hierarchies of Solvable Nbody Problems.
Oksana Bihun*, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
(112237261)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Geometry and Fundamental Applications, I
Room 253, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Frederic Latremoliere, University of Denver frederic@math.du.edu

8:00 a.m.
Noncommutative BorsukUlamtype conjecture revisited.
Piotr M. Hajac*, IMPAN
Ludwik Dabrowski, SISSA
(112246368) 
9:00 a.m.
Spectral triples and wavelets for kgraphs.
Carla Farsi*, University of Colorado
Elizabeth Gillaspy, Muenster University
Antoine Julien, Trondheim University
Sooran Kang, University of Colorado
Judith Packer, University of Colorado
(112246324) 
10:00 a.m.
Cubical = Categorical.
Elizabeth Gillaspy*, Westfälische WilhelmsUniversität Münster
Jianchao Wu, Penn State University
(112246281)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Wave Equations and Applications, I
Room 187, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Mark J. Ablowitz, University of Colorado Boulder mark.ablowitz@colorado.edu
Barbara Prinari, University of Colorado Colorado Springs bprinari@uccs.edu

8:00 a.m.
Universal behavior of modulationally unstable media.
Gino Biondini*, SUNY Buffalo
(112235110) 
9:00 a.m.
Longtime asymptotics for the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation with nonzero boundary conditions at infinity.
Gino Biondini, Department of Mathematics, State University of New York at Buffalo
Dionyssios Mantzavinos*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Massachusetts Amherst
(112235133) 
9:30 a.m.
Analyzing the stability spectrum for elliptic solutions to the focusing NLS equation.
Bernard Deconinck*, University of Washington
Benjamin Segal, University of Washington
(11223534) 
10:30 a.m.
A numerical study of the largeperiod limit of a ZakharovShabat eigenvalue problem with periodic potentials.
B. M. Herbst*, Applied Mathematics, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa
C. P. Olivier, South African National Space Agency, Hospital Street, Hermanus, South Africa
(11223565)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications, I
Room 275, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Alvaro Arias, University of Denver aarias@du.edu

8:00 a.m.
Kadison's property for representations of amenable operator algebras.
Raphael Clouatre*, University of Manitoba
Laurent W. Marcoux, University of Waterloo
(112247250) 
9:00 a.m.
Approximations of crossed products and Ktheoretic dynamics.
Timothy Rainone, Arizona State University
Christopher Schafhauser*, University of Waterloo
(112246341) 
10:00 a.m.
Operator algebras for edgecolored directed graph algebras.
Benton L Duncan*, North Dakota State University
(112247109)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Algebra, I
Room 281, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Chelsea Walton, Temple University
Ellen Kirkman, Wake Forest University
James Zhang, University of Washington, Seattle zhang@math.washington.edu

8:30 a.m.
On the discriminant of twisted tensor products.
Jason Gaddis*, Wake Forest University
Ellen Kirkman, Wake Forest University
W. Frank Moore, Wake Forest University
(11221628) 
9:00 a.m.
Classification of weakly integral modular categories of dimension 8m, with m odd squarefree integer.
Paul Bruillard, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Julia Plavnik*, Texas A&M University
Eric Rowell, Texas A&M University
(112218123) 
9:30 a.m.
Noncommutative neargroup fusion categories.
Henry Tucker*, University of California, San Diego
Masaki Izumi, Kyoto University
(112218156) 
10:00 a.m.
Gauge invariants from the antipode for Hopf algebras with the Chevalley property.
Cris Negron*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Richard Ng, Louisiana State University
(112216122) 
10:30 a.m.
Equivariantization and Weighted Projective Lines of Tubular Type.
Jianmin Chen*, Xiamen University
(112216141)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Set Theory of the Continuum, I
Room 311, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Natasha Dobrinen, University of Denver natasha.dobrinen@du.edu
Daniel Hathaway, University of Denver

8:00 a.m.
Borel and measurable chromatic numbers of hyperfinite graphs.
Clinton T. Conley*, Carnegie Mellon University
(112203182) 
8:50 a.m.
Ultrailter limits in uniform spaces.
Jose G Mijares*, University of Colorado Denver
(112203215) 
9:10 a.m.
Parametrizing by the Ellentuck space.
Timothy O Trujillo*, Colorado School of Mines
(112203291) 
9:40 a.m.
Borel equivalence relations and cardinal algebras.
Alexander S Kechris*, Caltech
(11220363)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis on Graphs and Spectral Graph Theory, I
Room 379, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Paul Horn, University of Denver paul.horn@du.edu
Mei Yin, University of Denver

8:30 a.m.
Bayesian Semiparametric Hierarchical Empirical Likelihood Spatial Models.
Aaron T. Porter*, Colorado School of Mines
Scott H. Holan, University of Missouri
Christopher K Wikle, Univeristy of Missouri
(112262144) 
9:00 a.m.
Zeta Functions of the Dirac Operator on Quantum Graphs.
Jonathan Harrison, Baylor University
Tracy Weyand*, Baylor University
Klaus Kirsten, Baylor University
(11228120) 
9:30 a.m.
Quantum Cayley Graphs for Free Groups.
Robert Carlson*, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
(1122479) 
10:00 a.m.
Quantum Tunneling on Graphs.
Mark Kempton*, Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications, Harvard University
(112205303) 
10:30 a.m.
Strong embeddings and 2isomorphism.
Rani Hod, Harvard University
An Huang*, Brandeis University
Mark Kempton, Harvard University
ShingTung Yau, Harvard University
(11220554)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Aspects of PDE Arising from Modeling of the Flows in Porous Media, I
Room 186, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Akif Ibraguimov, Texas Tech University
Viktoria Savatorova, University of Nevada, Las Vegas viktoria.savatorova@unlv.edu
Aleksey Telyakovskiy, University of Nevada, Reno

8:30 a.m.
Modeling of Gas Transport in OrganicRich Shales with Irregular Distribution of Pores.
Viktoria Savatorova*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Aleksei Talonov, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, National University of Science and Technology MISiS (Russia)
(11223529) 
9:00 a.m.
DarcyLite and DarcyLite+: Computational Tools for Flow and Transport in Porous Media.
Jiangguo Liu*, Colorado State University
(112265228) 
9:30 a.m.
A Computationally Efficient Alternative to the Classical Model for Water Flow in Variably Saturated Soils.
Myron B Allen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
Mookwon Seo, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
Craig C Douglas, Department of Mathematics and School of Energy Resources, University of Wyoming
Fred L Ogden, Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering, University of Wyoming
Jiantang Zhu, Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering, University of Wyoming
(112276273) 
10:30 a.m.
Selfsimilar regimes of gravitydriven spreading of viscous liquids in model heterogeneous porous media.
Ivan C Christov*, Purdue University
(11227646)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonassociative Algebra, I
Room 380, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Izabella Stuhl, University of Debrecen and University of Denver
Petr Vojtěchovský, University of Denver petr@math.du.edu

8:30 a.m.
$\Gamma$loops.
Mark B. Greer*, University of North Alabama
(112220325) 
9:00 a.m.
Some algebraic problems connected to random walks on loops.
Kenneth W Johnson*, Penn State University, Abington
(112220349) 
9:30 a.m.
Finite generation and presentations for subdirect products of loops.
Peter Mayr*, CU Boulder, Colorado
Nik Ruskuc, University of St Andrews, UK
(112220134) 
10:00 a.m.
HalfAutomorphisms of Cayley Dickson loops.
Liudmila Sabinina*, Centro de Investigacion Cientifica, UAEM
(112220304) 
10:30 a.m.
Quantum quasigroups, Belousov's Theorem, YangBaxter, and bimagma isotopy.
Jonathan D.H. Smith*, Iowa State University
(112216214)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrices, Integrable Systems, and Applications, I
Room 234, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Sean D. O'Rourke, University of Colorado Boulder sean.d.orourke@colorado.edu
David Renfrew, University of California, Los Angeles

8:30 a.m.
Integrability of the Periodic Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process.
Eric E Brattain*, SUNY New Paltz
(112260379) 
9:00 a.m.
A Pfaffian point process for real ensembles with logarithmic weights .
Christopher D Sinclair*, University of Oregon
Maxim Yattselev, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
(112260162) 
9:30 a.m.
From the hardedge to the bulk: a point process transition.
Diane Holcomb*, University of Arizona
(112260160) 
10:00 a.m.
Random Geometry in the Spectral Measure of the Circular Beta Ensemble.
Tom Alberts*, University of Utah
Raoul Normand, NYU Shanghai
Balint Virag, University of Toronto
(112260108) 
10:30 a.m.
The Normal Matrix Model, the Davey Stewartson equation, and Approximation Theory.
Kenneth D McLaughlin*, Colorado State University
(112260388)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Advances in Structural and Extremal Graph Theory, I
Room 334, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado Denver
Stephen Hartke, University of Colorado Denver stephen.hartke@ucdenver.edu
Michael Jacobson, University of Colorado Denver
Florian Pfender, University of Colorado Denver

8:30 a.m.
Pathpairability of Cartesian products.
Jeno Lehel*, University of Louisville
(112205342) 
9:00 a.m.
Structural and Extremal Results on Connected Zero Forcing.
Boris Brimkov*, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University
(11220569) 
9:30 a.m.
Antivan der Waerden numbers of 3term arithmetic progressions.
Zhanar Berikkyzy*, Iowa State University
Alex Schulte, Iowa State University
Michael Young, Iowa State University
(112205320) 
10:00 a.m.
Fractional Separation Dimension.
Sarah Loeb*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign and Zhejiang Normal University
(112205243) 
10:30 a.m.
Decomposing random $d$regular graphs into stars.
Michelle Delcourt, University of Illinois
Bernard Lidický*, Iowa State University
Luke Postle, University of Waterloo
(112205174)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Trends in Semigroup Theory, I
Room 312, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michael Kinyon, University of Denver mkinyon@du.edu
Ben Steinberg, City College of New York

9:00 a.m.
Perfect congruences on simple inverse $\omega$semigroups.
Simon M. Goberstein*, California State University, Chico
(11222057) 
9:30 a.m.
Symmetrized shuffling operators on left regular bands.
Franco V Saliola*, Université du Québec à Montréal
(11222088) 
10:00 a.m.
Varieties of left restriction semigroups.
Peter R Jones*, Marquette University
(112220296) 
10:30 a.m.
Random walks on rings and modules.
Arvind Ayyer, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Benjamin Steinberg*, City College of New York
(112220265)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Vertex Algebras and Geometry, I
Room 287, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Linshaw, University of Denver andrew.linshaw@du.edu
Thomas Creutzig, University of Alberta
Nicolas Guay, University of Alberta

8:30 a.m.
Vertex operators in GromovWitten theory.
Bojko Bakalov*, North Carolina State University
(112217203) 
9:00 a.m.
Quasilisse vertex algebras.
Tomoyuki Arakawa*, Kyoto University/MIT
(112217241) 
9:30 a.m.
Discussion 
10:00 a.m.
The global sections of the chiral de Rham complex on a K3 surface.
Bailin Song*, School of Mathematics Science, University of Science and Technology of China
(112251372) 
10:30 a.m.
Dmodules, period integrals and invariants.
Bong H Lian*, Brandeis University
(112214181)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Zero Dimensional Dynamics, I
Room 479, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Nic Ormes, University of Denver normes@du.edu
Ronnie Pavlov, University of Denver

8:30 a.m.
An essentially faithful coding of adic systems on the Pascal graph.
Sarah Bailey Frick*, Greenville
Karl Petersen, University of North Carolina
Sandra Shields, College of Charleston
(112237345) 
9:00 a.m.
Orbit Equivalence Rigidity of Equicontinuous Systems.
Maria Isabel Cortez, University of Santiago, Chile
Kostya Medynets*, United States Naval Academy
(112237192) 
9:30 a.m.
The Centralizer Group of Toeplitz Systems Under Abelian Group Actions.
James P Talisse*, US Naval Academy
(112237313) 
10:00 a.m.
On random infinite rank Bratteli diagrams.
Jeannette Janssen, Dalhousie University
Anthony Quas*, University of Victoria
Reem Yassawi, Paris, France
(112237267) 
10:30 a.m.
On some nondynamical applications of Bratteli diagrams.
Sergey Bezuglyi*, University of Iowa
(112237199)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 8:45 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Session on AMS Contributed Paper Session, I
Room 233, Sturm Hall

9:00 a.m.
Action of intertwining operators on pseudospherical Ktypes.
Shiang Tang*, University of Utah
(11222223) 
9:15 a.m.
A Regularity Analysis of Parabolic Transmission Problem on Polygonal Domain.
Yajie Zhang*, Pennsylvania State University
(112235390) 
9:30 a.m.
A Positive OperatorValued Measure for an Iterated Function System.
Trubee Hodgman Davison*, Unaffiliated
(112247264) 
9:45 a.m.
On some functional properties of the HurwitzEuler eta function.
Hady K. Joumaa*, Alumnus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1122305) 
10:00 a.m.
Optimal Computation of the Winning Offers Among Multiple Offers.
Kourosh Modarresi*, Stanford University and Adobe Inc.
Khashayar Khosravi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc
(112249383) 
10:15 a.m.
The Octatetrahelix: A NearPerfect Tetrahedral Loop.
Michael Elgersma, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Stan Wagon*, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota
(112251253) 
10:30 a.m.
Change of scale formulas for conditional FourierFeynman transforms over continuous paths II.
Dong Hyun Cho*, Kyonggi University
(11222838)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discontinuous Galerkin methods for partial differential equations: Theory and applications, I
Room 124, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Mahboub Baccouch, University of Nebraska at Omaha mbaccouch@unomaha.edu

9:00 a.m.
Stochastic discontinuous Galerkin methods for stochastic differential equations.
Mahboub Baccouch*, University of Nebraska at Omaha
(112265207) 
9:30 a.m.
A Locally Conservative Enriched Galerkin Approximation and Efficient Solver for Elliptic and Parabolic Problems.
Sanghyun Lee, UT Austin
Young Ju Lee*, Texas State University
Mary Wheeler, UT Austin
(1122656) 
10:00 a.m.
Highorder DGFEM for MicroMacro Partitioned Kinetic Models.
James Rossmanith*, Iowa State University
(11226510) 
10:30 a.m.
Wellbalanced discontinuous Galerkin methods for the Euler equations under gravitational fields.
Yulong Xing*, University of California Riverside
(11226525)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Foundations of Numerical Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 333, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Abraham Martin del Campo, CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University sottile@math.tamu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Trace test.
Anton Leykin*, Georgia Tech
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M
(112214120) 
9:30 a.m.
A polyhedral approach for computing positive dimensional solution sets of polynomial systems.
Tianran Chen*, Auburn University at Montgomery
(112265316) 
10:00 a.m.
Computing all Space Curve Solutions of Polynomial Systems by Polyhedral Methods.
Nathan R Bliss*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jan Verschelde, University of Illinois at Chicago
(112214343) 
10:30 a.m.
An Introduction and Recent Advances on Continuous Amortization.
Michael A Burr*, Clemson University
(112252225)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 134, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michele Coti Zelati, University of Maryland
Nathan GlattHoltz, Tulane University negh@tulane.edu
Geordie Richards, University of Rochester

9:00 a.m.
A macroscopic multifractal analysis of parabolic stochastic PDEs.
Davar Khoshnevisan*, University of Utah
(11226015) 
9:30 a.m.
Anomalous Diffusion and Intermediate time Homogenization for cellular flows.
Martin Hairer, University of Warwick
Gautam Iyer*, Carnegie Mellon University
Leonid Koralov, University of Maryland
Alexei Novikov, Pennsylvenia State university
Zsolt PajorGyulai, New York University
(112260139) 
10:00 a.m.
Diffusion of foreign particle in viscoelastic fluids.
Scott A McKinley*, Tulane University
(112260365) 
10:30 a.m.
On the solution semigroup for a degenerate FokkerPlanck equation.
Anna L Mazzucato*, Penn State University
Victor Nistor, Universite' de Lorraine, Metz
Siyan Zhang, Penn State University
(112235195)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Unimodularity in Randomly Generated Graphs, I
Room 335, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Florian Sobieczky, University of Denver fsobieczky@gmail.com

9:00 a.m.
Unimodularity of invariant random subgroups.
Ian Biringer, Boston College
Omer Tamuz*, Caltech
(112220255) 
10:00 a.m.
Comparing Unimodular Measures.
Russell Lyons*, Indiana University
(11226036)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
The sphere packing problem in dimensions 8 and 24.
Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall
Henry Cohn*, Microsoft Research New England
(112252239) 
Saturday October 8, 2016, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Quantum Symmetry.
Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall
Chelsea Walton*, Temple University
(11228166) 
Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Above and Beyond Fluid Flow studies: In celebration of the 60th birthday of Prof. William Layton, II
Room 151, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Traian Iliescu, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Alexander Labovsky, Michigan Technological University
Monika Neda, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Leo Rebholz, Clemson University rebholz@clemson.edu

3:00 p.m.
An efficient preconditioning technique for porous media flow problems.
Owe Axelsson*, Institute of Geonics,Academy of Sciences,Czech Republic
(112265328) 
3:30 p.m.
Partitioned algorithms for a fluidporoelastic interaction problem.
Hyesuk Lee*, Clemson Univeristy
(11226592) 
4:00 p.m.
de Rham complexes for the axisymmetric Stokes problem.
Michael J Neilan*, University of Pittsburgh
(112265154) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion. 
5:00 p.m.
On the local energy inequality for the NavierStokes equations.
Luigi C Berselli*, Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita' di Pisa.
(11223555) 
5:20 p.m.
On the third stage of Fourier Analysis.
Constantin Cordeanu*, University of Texas at Arlington
(112265360)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics, II
Room 451, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Anton Betten, Colorado State University
Jason Williford, University of Wyoming jwillif1@uwyo.edu
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University

3:00 p.m.
New Characterizations of Leonard Pairs.
Edward Hanson*, State University of New York at New Paltz
(112205142) 
3:30 p.m.
Noncommutative association schemes of rank 6 with affine subschemes.
Christopher P French*, Grinnell College
(112220105) 
4:00 p.m.
Searching for Schurian Balanced Sets.
Gavin D King*, University of Wyoming
(112205270) 
4:30 p.m.
Twodimensional representations of realitybased algebras.
Harvey Blau, Northern Illinois University
Angela Antonou*, University of St. Francis
(112216302) 
5:00 p.m.
Srings associated to random walks on groups and sets with group actions.
Kenneth W Johnson*, Penn State University, Abington
(112220218) 
5:30 p.m.
Nonlinear functions and difference sets on group actions.
Yun Fan, Central China Normal University
Bangteng Xu*, Eastern Kentucky University
(11220522)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Logic, II
Room 453, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Nick Galatos, University of Denver ngalatos@du.edu
Peter Jipsen, Chapman University

3:00 p.m.
Partial Orders on Free Groups and the Word Problem for Free LatticeOrdered Groups.
George Metcalfe*, University of Bern
(11220690) 
3:30 p.m.
Stone duality and model theory.
Sam van Gool*, City College of New York and University of Amsterdam
Benjamin Steinberg, City College of New York
(11220397) 
4:00 p.m.
Cube term blockers without finiteness.
Keith A Kearnes*, University of Colorado
Agnes Szendrei, University of Colorado
(112208314) 
4:30 p.m.
Some Algebraic Methods for CSP: with applications to commutative idempotent binars.
Clifford Bergman, Iowa State University
William DeMeo*, University of Hawaii
(112206382) 
5:00 p.m.
Seriesparallel posets having a nearunanimity polymorphism.
Benoit Larose, LACIM, Université du Québec à Montréal
Ross Willard*, Pure Mathematics Dept., University of Waterloo
(112206246) 
5:30 p.m.
The complexity of comparing subalgebras given by generators.
Andrei Bulatov, Simon Fraser University
Peter Mayr, University of Colorado at Boulder
Agnes Szendrei*, University of Colorado at Boulder
(112208204)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis on Graphs and Spectral Graph Theory, II
Room 379, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Paul Horn, University of Denver paul.horn@du.edu
Mei Yin, University of Denver

3:00 p.m.
Decay of Fractional Moments of Greens' Functions for Random Lattices Decorated by Harmonic Oscillators.
Rajinder Singh Mavi*, Michigan State University
Jeffery Schenker, Michigan State University
(112282301) 
3:30 p.m.
Large deviations in the reinforced random walk model on trees.
Yu Zhang*, Department of Mathmatics, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
(112260285) 
4:00 p.m.
Selfavoiding random walk and SchrammLoewner evolution.
Ben Dyhr*, Metropolitan State University of Denver
(112282223) 
4:30 p.m.
Regular Language Distance and Entropy.
Austin Parker, Institute of Defense Analyses / Center for Computing Sciences
Kelly Yancey, University of Maryland
Matthew Yancey*, Institute of Defense Analyses / Center for Computing Sciences
(112205114) 
5:00 p.m.
Rooted tree graphs and transformation groups.
William G. Faris*, University of Arizona
(11220517)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Aspects of PDE Arising from Modeling of the Flows in Porous Media, II
Room 186, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Akif Ibraguimov, Texas Tech University
Viktoria Savatorova, University of Nevada, Las Vegas viktoria.savatorova@unlv.edu
Aleksey Telyakovskiy, University of Nevada, Reno

3:00 p.m.
Mixed boundary value problem in unbounded domain for elliptic equation of second order.
Akif Ibragimov*, Texas Tech Unviersity, Lubbock Texas
Alexander Grigoryan, Fakultat fur Mathematik, Universitat, Bielfield
Alexander Nazarov, St.Petersburg Branch of Steklov Math. Institute
(112235170) 
3:30 p.m.
Homogenization of stochastic models in porous media.
Hakima Bessaih*, University of Wyoming/Department of Mathematics
Yalchin Efendiev, Texas A&M
Florian Maris, KAUST
(11223551) 
4:00 p.m.
Fracture Regularization through HigherGradient Surface Mechanics.
Jay R Walton*, Texas A&M University
(112274210) 
4:30 p.m.
A Series Solution to the Porous Medium Equation.
Eden FurtakCole*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Utah State University
Aleksey S. Telyakovskiy, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Nevada
Clay A. Cooper, Division of Hydrologic Sciences, Desert Research Institute
(11223556) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion.

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Discontinuous Galerkin methods for partial differential equations: Theory and applications, II
Room 124, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Mahboub Baccouch, University of Nebraska at Omaha mbaccouch@unomaha.edu

3:00 p.m.
A splitting discontinuous Galerkin method for the coupling of flow and geomechanics.
Nabil Chaabane*, Rice university
Beatrice Riviere, Rice University
(11226572) 
3:30 p.m.
Discontinuous Galerkin approximations of the Maxwell equations with periodic coefficients.
Zhongjie Lu, University of Science and Technology of China
Aycil Cesmelioglu*, Oakland University
Jaap J. W. Van der Vegt, University of Twente
Yan Xu, University of Science and Technology of China
(112265166) 
4:00 p.m.
Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Relativistic VlasovMaxwell System.
He Yang*, Department of Mathematics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210
Fengyan Li, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180
(112265220) 
4:30 p.m.
Direct discontinuous Galerkin methods for KellerSegel Chemotaxis equations.
Jue Yan*, Iowa State University
(112265187) 
5:00 p.m.
Superconvergence of Discontinuous Galerkin methods based on upwindbiased fluxes for 1D linear hyperbolic equations.
Yang Yang*, Michigan Technological University
W. Cao, Beijing Scientific Computing Research Center
Z Zhang, Wayne State University
(112265249)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Floer Theoretic Invariants of 3manifolds and Knots, II
Room 454, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan Hanselman, University of Texas at Austin hanselman@math.utexas.edu
Kristen Hendricks, University of California, Los Angeles

3:00 p.m.
Concordance in homology spheres.
Jennifer Hom, Georgia Tech
Adam Simon Levine, Princeton University
Tye Lidman*, North Carolina State University
(11225732) 
4:00 p.m.
Upsilon, knot cobordisms and braid index.
Peter Feller, Boston College
David Krcatovich*, Rice University
(11225741) 
4:30 p.m.
The gap between algebraic knots and iterated torus knots.
Shida Wang*, University of Oregon
(112257354) 
5:00 p.m.
Heegaard Floer homology for tangles and tangle cobordisms.
Akram Alishahi*, Columbia university
Eaman Eftekhary, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences (IPM)
(112257330) 
5:30 p.m.
An unoriented skein exact triangle for tangle Floer homology.
Ina Petkova, Dartmouth College
C.M. Michael Wong*, Columbia University
(112257319)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Foundations of Numerical Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 333, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Abraham Martin del Campo, CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University sottile@math.tamu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Model selection in systems biology with numerical algebraic geometry.
Daniel J. Bates, Colorado State University
Brent Davis, Colorado State University
Elizabeth Gross*, San Jose State University
Kenneth Ho, Stanford University
Heather A. Harrington, University of Oxford
(112214284) 
3:30 p.m.
Numerical algebraic geometry for model selection.
Brent R Davis*, Colorado State University
(112214340) 
4:00 p.m.
Computing Newton Polytopes via Numerical Algebraic Geometry.
Taylor Brysiewicz*, Texas A&M University
(112214375) 
4:30 p.m.
Liason pruning for certifiable Schubert calculus in geometry of typeC.
Nickolas Hein*, Benedictine College
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University
(112214374) 
5:00 p.m.
Numerical computation of Galois groups.
Jonathan Hauenstein, University of Notre Dame
Jose Israel Rodriguez*, University of Chicago
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M
(112214137) 
5:30 p.m.
Desingularizing cells of numerical real decompositions.
Daniel Brake*, University of Notre Dame
(112214226)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Groups and Representation Theory, II
Room 254, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
C. Ryan Vinroot, College of William and Mary vinroot@math.wm.edu
Julianne Rainbolt, Saint Louis University
Amanda Schaeffer Fry, Metropolitan State University of Denver

3:00 p.m.
Triples in Finite Groups and a Conjecture of Guralnick and Tiep.
Hyereem Lee*, University of Arizona
(112220278) 
3:30 p.m.
New tools for computing automorphism groups.
Joshua Maglione*, Colorado State University
(112220117) 
4:00 p.m.
Unravelling Primitivity.
Alexander J Hulpke*, Colorado State University
(112220260) 
4:30 p.m.
The 13modular character table of 2.Suz.2.
Klaus Lux*, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona, Tucson A.Z.
(112220103)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and Soliton Equations, II
Room 251, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Anton Dzhamay, University of Northern Colorado Anton.Dzhamay@unco.edu
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University

3:00 p.m.
Singularity confinement, anticonfinement and algebraic entropy.
Ralph Willox*, Graduate School of Mathematical Sciences, the University of Tokyo
(11223961) 
3:30 p.m.
Symmetric differencedifferential Lax pairs for Painlevé equations.
Christopher M Ormerod*, University of Main
Eric M Rains, California Institute of Technology
(112233196) 
4:00 p.m.
Moduli spaces of $q$connections and gap probabilities.
Alisa Knizel*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(11221450) 
4:30 p.m.
Deautonomization and Elliptic Difference Painlevé Equations with Special Symmetry Groups.
Adrian Stefan Carstea, National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Bucharest, Romania
Anton Dzhamay*, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, USA
Tomoyuki Takenawa, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Tokyo, Japan
(112214373) 
5:00 p.m.
$F$manifolds, multiflat structures and Painlevé transcendents.
Alessandro Arsie*, The University of Toledo, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Toledo, OHIO
Paolo Lorenzoni, University of MilanoBicocca, Department of Mathematics and Applications
(112234148) 
5:30 p.m.
Quantum Painleve II (QPII).
Igor Rumanov*, University of Colorado Boulder
(112235306)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonassociative Algebra, II
Room 380, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Izabella Stuhl, University of Debrecen and University of Denver
Petr Vojtěchovský, University of Denver petr@math.du.edu

3:00 p.m.
Octonion multiplication groups and spin.
Jonathan I Hall*, Michigan State University
(112220282) 
3:30 p.m.
The octonionic eigenvalue problem.
Tevian Dray*, Oregon State University
(112217183) 
4:00 p.m.
On Cayley algebras over prime fields.
G Eric Moorhouse*, Department of Mathematics, University of Wyoming
(11221759) 
4:30 p.m.
Jordan trialgebras and postJordan algebras.
Fatemeh BagherzadehGolmakani, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Murray R. Bremner*, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Sara Madariaga, University of La Rioja, Logroño, Spain
(112217102) 
5:00 p.m.
Some connections between Lie superalgebras and twisted generalized Weyl algebras.
Jonas T Hartwig*, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University
Vera Serganova, Department of Mathematics, UC Berkeley
(112216332) 
5:30 p.m.
Algebraic foundations of nonlinear control and feedback transformations.
Matthias Kawski*, Tempe
(112293126)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Geometry and Fundamental Applications, II
Room 253, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Frederic Latremoliere, University of Denver frederic@math.du.edu

3:00 p.m.
Additivity of higher rho invariants and nonrigidity of topological manifolds.
Shmuel Weinberger, University of Chicago
Zhizhang Xie*, Texas A&M University
Guoliang Yu, Texas A&M University
(112219257) 
4:00 p.m.
Noncommutative Fractal Geometry and Analysis on Fractal Manifolds: A Tale of Metrics, Hausdorff Measures and Geodesics.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
(112258200) 
5:00 p.m.
Spectral Triples and Fractal Geometry.
Andrea Arauza*, University of California, Riverside
(112251189) 
5:30 p.m.
Spectral Triples for the Sierpinski Gasket.
Frank Alexander Kloster*, University of California, Riverside
(112247221)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Wave Equations and Applications, II
Room 187, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Mark J. Ablowitz, University of Colorado Boulder Anton.Dzhamay@unco.edu
Barbara Prinari, University of Colorado Colorado Springs bprinari@uccs.edu

3:00 p.m.
PT symmetry, nonlocal integrable evolution equations and application.
Ziad H Musslimani*, Florida State University
(112235145) 
4:00 p.m.
Bandedge solitons in the NLS equation with periodic PTsymmetric potentials.
Jessica Taylor, University of California, Merced
Boaz Ilan*, University of California, Merced
(112235312) 
4:30 p.m.
Propagation of Nonlinear Waves in TwoStratified Fluids Under Stratified Linear Shear.
Christopher Curtis*, San Diego State University
Katie Oliveras, Seattle University
(112276297) 
5:30 p.m.
Stability in Stratified Shear Flow.
Katie L Oliveras*, Seattle
Christopher W. Curtis, San Diego State University
(112276254)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 134, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michele Coti Zelati, University of Maryland
Nathan GlattHoltz, Tulane University negh@tulane.edu
Geordie Richards, University of Rochester

3:00 p.m.
Regularity Criterion for the Threedimensional Boussinesq Equations.
Karen Zaya*, University of Michigan
(11227695) 
3:30 p.m.
The space $B^{1}_{\infty, \infty}$, volumetric sparseness, and 3D NSE.
Aseel Farhat*, University of Virginia
Zoran Grujić, University of Virginia
Keith Leitmeyer, University of Virginia
(112276327) 
4:00 p.m.
Dissipation enhancement by flows whose Hamiltonians feature hyperbolic equilibrium points.
Jesenko Vukadinovic*, City University of New York
(112235300) 
4:30 p.m.
Onsager's Conjecture and Kolmogorov's Spectrum.
Tristan Buckmaster*, New York University
(11223544) 
5:00 p.m.
Nonlinear Echoes and Landau damping with insufficient regularity.
Jacob Bedrossian*, University of Maryland, College Park
(112235280) 
5:30 p.m.
Inviscid limits for a stochastically forced shell model of turbulent flow.
Susan Friedlander*, University of Southern California
Nathan GlattHoltz, Tulane University
Vlad Vicol, Princeton University
(112235179)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Algebras and Applications, II
Room 275, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Alvaro Arias, University of Denver aarias@du.edu

3:00 p.m.
Boundary Representations of Operator Spaces.
Adam H Fuller*, Ohio University
Michael Hartz, Washington University in St. Louis
Martino Lupini, California Institute of Technology
(112246299) 
4:00 p.m.
Ordered operator spaces and realcompletely positive maps.
Travis B Russell*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(112247276) 
5:00 p.m.
von Neumann's inequality for commuting weighted shifts.
Michael Hartz*, Washington University in St. Louis
(112247357)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Algebra, II
Room 281, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Chelsea Walton, Temple University
Ellen Kirkman, Wake Forest University
James Zhang, University of Washington, Seattle zhang@math.washington.edu

3:00 p.m.
Homological unimodularity and CalabiYau condition for Poisson algebras.
Jiafeng Lu, Zhejiang Normal University
Xingting Wang*, Temple University
Guangbin Zhuang, University of Southern California
(112216152) 
3:30 p.m.
Twisted CalabiYau and ArtinSchelter regular conditions for locally finite graded algebras.
Manuel Reyes, Bowdoin College
Daniel Rogalski*, University of California, San Diego
(112216143) 
4:00 p.m.
On the Line Scheme of $\mathcal{A}(\alpha)$.
Derek Tomlin*, University of Texas at Arlington
Michaela Vancliff, University of Texas at Arlington
(11221431) 
4:30 p.m.
Orders and Noncommutative Crepant Resolutions.
Josh Stangle*, Syracuse University
(112213180) 
5:00 p.m.
Noncommutative ampleness from finite endomorphisms.
D. S. Keeler*, Miami University
K. Retert, Madison, WI
(112216164) 
5:30 p.m.
Invariant theory for quantum Weyl algebras under finite group action.
Yanhua Wang*, School of Mathematics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics
(11221664)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Random Matrices, Integrable Systems, and Applications, II
Room 234, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Sean D. O'Rourke, University of Colorado Boulder sean.d.orourke@colorado.edu
David Renfrew, University of California, Los Angeles

3:00 p.m.
Limiting spectral distribution for nonHermitian random matrices with a variance profile.
Nicholas A Cook*, Stanford University
Walid Hachem, Telecom ParisTech
Jamal Najim, Université de Marne La Vallée
David Renfrew, Binghamton University
(112260361) 
3:30 p.m.
On the Frequency of Integral Graphs.
Kevin P Costello*, University of California, Riverside
(112205317) 
4:00 p.m.
Random matrices and logcorrelated fields.
Elliot Paquette*, Ohio State University
(112260168) 
4:30 p.m.
Linear Statistics of Independent Entry Random Matrices.
Phil Kopel*, CU Boulder
(11226093) 
5:00 p.m.
Limiting spectral distribution of random band matrices.
Indrajit Jana*, University of California, Davis
Alexander Soshnikov, University of California, Davis
(11226043) 
5:30 p.m.
Outliers in the Spectrum for Products of Independent Random Matrices.
Natalie Coston*, University of Colorado at Boulder
Sean O'Rourke, University of Colorado at Boulder
Philip Matchett Wood, University of WisconsinMadison
(11226037)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Recent Advances in Structural and Extremal Graph Theory, II
Room 334, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado Denver
Stephen Hartke, University of Colorado Denver stephen.hartke@ucdenver.edu
Michael Jacobson, University of Colorado Denver
Florian Pfender, University of Colorado Denver

3:00 p.m.
Maximizing colorings of graphs.
John Engbers*, Marquette University
(11220599) 
3:30 p.m.
An extremal problem on the chromatic polynomial.
Aysel Erey*, University of Denver
(112205231) 
4:00 p.m.
(4,2)choosability of planar graphs with forbidden structures.
Kirsten Hogenson*, Colorado College
(112205138) 
4:30 p.m.
Cliques and Clique Minors in DoubleCritical Graphs.
Martin Rolek*, University of Central Florida
ZiXia Song, University of Central Florida
(112205266) 
5:00 p.m.
Precoloring Extension for Distinguishing Colorings.
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado Denver
Ellen Gethner, University of Colorado Denver
Stephen Hartke, University of Colorado Denver
Derrick Stolee, Microsoft
Paul S. Wenger*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(112205350)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Recent Trends in Semigroup Theory, II
Room 312, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Michael Kinyon, University of Denver mkinyon@du.edu
Ben Steinberg, City College of New York

3:00 p.m.
A New Definition of Conjugacy for Semigroups.
Janusz Konieczny*, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Virginia
(1122204) 
3:30 p.m.
Boolean Representations of Simplicial Complexes: Beyond Matroids.
John Rhodes*, University of California at Berkeley
Pedro V. Silva, Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto
(112206293) 
4:00 p.m.
Braid moves in commutation classes of the symmetric group.
Anne Schilling*, Department of Mathematics, UC Davis
Nicolas M Thiery, Universite Paris Sud
Graham White, Stanford University
Nathan Williams, LaCIM, Universite de Quebec a Montreal
(112205286) 
4:30 p.m.
Investigating groups of units of special monoids using boundaries in Schützenberger graphs.
Robert D Gray*, University of East Anglia
(112220258) 
5:00 p.m.
Computing maximal subsemigroups of a finite semigroup.
James D Mitchell*, University of St Andrews
(112220158) 
5:30 p.m.
Kernel Classes in The Lattice ${\mathcal{L}}(CR)$ of Varieties of Completely Regular Semigroups.
Norman R Reilly*, Simon Fraser University
(11222094)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Set Theory of the Continuum, II
Room 311, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Natasha Dobrinen, University of Denver natasha.dobrinen@du.edu
Daniel Hathaway, University of Denver

3:00 p.m.
Around Borel hulls.
Andrzej Roslanowski*, University of Nebraska at Omaha
Saharon Shelah, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
(11220384) 
3:50 p.m.
Pseudointersection numbers for topological Ramsey spaces.
Sonia NavarroFlores*, National University of Mexico
(112203310) 
4:10 p.m.
Strong failures of Hindman's Theorem for uncountable FSsets.
David J FernándezBretón*, University of Michigan
Assaf Rinot, BarIlan University
(112203107) 
4:50 p.m.
Dowker filters.
James Cummings*, Carnegie Mellon University
Charles Morgan, University College London
(112203262)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Unimodularity in Randomly Generated Graphs, II
Room 335, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Florian Sobieczky, University of Denver fsobieczky@gmail.com

3:00 p.m.
Uniformly transient graphs.
Matthias Keller, University of Potsdam
Daniel Lenz, Jena University
Marcel Schmidt, Jena University
Radoslaw Krzysztof Wojciechowski*, York College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York
(11224789) 
4:00 p.m.
Random walks on unimodular random graphs: Collisions and diffusivity.
Yuval Peres*, Microsoft Research
(112260185) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion.

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Vertex Algebras and Geometry, II
Room 287, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Linshaw, University of Denver andrew.linshaw@du.edu
Thomas Creutzig, University of Alberta
Nicolas Guay, University of Alberta

3:00 p.m.
Tensor categories for vertex operator algebra extensions: Applications.
Thomas Creutzig, University of Alberta
Shashank Kanade*, University of Alberta
Robert McRae, Vanderbilt University
(11221776) 
3:30 p.m.
Tensor categories for vertex operator algebra extensions: Theory.
Thomas Creutzig, University of Alberta
Shashank Kanade, University of Alberta
Robert McRae*, Vanderbilt University
(112217115) 
4:00 p.m.
Reverse orbifold construction and classification of holomorphic VOAs of central charge 24.
Ching Hung Lam*, Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica
(11221758) 
4:30 p.m.
On orbifold theory.
Chongying Dong, University of California at Santa Cruz
Li Ren*, Sichuan University
Feng Xu, University of California at Riverside
(112217191) 
5:00 p.m.
Modular framed vertex operator algebras.
Chongying Dong*, University of California at Santa Cruz
Li Ren, Sichuan University
(112217193)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Zero Dimensional Dynamics, II
Room 479, Sturm Hall
Organizers:
Nic Ormes, University of Denver normes@du.edu
Ronnie Pavlov, University of Denver

3:00 p.m.
Optimal tracking for dynamical systems.
Kevin McGoff*, UNC Charlotte
Andrew Nobel, UNC Chapel Hill
(112237322) 
3:30 p.m.
Homeomorphic restrictions of unimodal maps.
Lori Alvin*, Bradley University
(112237206) 
4:00 p.m.
Isolating zero dimensional dynamics on manifolds I.
Scott Schmieding*, Northwestern University
Mike Boyle, University of Maryland
(112237367) 
4:30 p.m.
Isolating zero dimensional dynamics on manifolds II.
Mike Boyle*, University of Maryland
Scott Schmieding, Northwestern University
(112237362) 
5:00 p.m.
Equivariant thinning.
Terry Soo*, University of Kansas
Amanda Audrey Wilkens, University of Kansas
(112237130) 
5:30 p.m.
Spectral aspects of multiple ergodic theorems.
Joel Moreira*, Northwestern University
Florian Karl Richter, Ohio State University
(112237335)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday October 8, 2016, 3:15 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Session on AMS Contributed Paper Session, II
Room 233, Sturm Hall

3:15 p.m.
Equidistant curves in staircase metric geometries.
J Mealy*, Austin College
Ben Lehrman, Austin College
(11225153) 
3:30 p.m.
Estimating Statistical Significance of Segments.
Kourosh Modarresi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc.
Aran Nayebi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc
khashayar Khosravi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc
Yi Liu*, Stanford University and Adobe Inc
(112262385) 
3:45 p.m.
High School College Preparatory Mathematics Courses in Response to Texas State Legislation.
Virgil U Pierce*, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
(112297128) 
4:00 p.m.
Effective labelings of infinite graphs.
Taylor McMillan*, University of Northern Colorado
Oscar Levin, University of Northern Colorado
(112203376) 
4:15 p.m.
Audience Discovery, Valuation of Segments and Attributes.
Kourosh Modarresi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc.
Aran Nayebi, Stanford University and Adobe Inc
Jamie Diner*, CMU and Adobe Inc
Elizabeth Chin, UCLA and Adobe Inc.
(112268384) 
4:30 p.m.
Simplified Stochastic RungeKutta (SSRK) scheme for a Stock Market Model.
Eka Oche Ogbaji*, Federal University Wukari,Wukari
E.S Onah, University of Agriculture Makurdi
A.R Kimbir, University of Agriculture Makurdi
(11226513) 
4:45 p.m.
Novel Algorithm for the HashedMQV Approach to Diffie Hellman Protocol.
James Mckeough*, Northern New Mexico College
Ajit Hira, Northern New Mexico College
Chloe Robinson, Northern New Mexico College
Aldo Arevalo, Northern New Mexico College
Ruben Rivera, Northern New Mexico College
(1122948) 
5:00 p.m.
Delayed Random Relays.
Toru Ohira*, Graduate School of Mathematics, Nagoya University
(112260150) 
5:15 p.m.
Construction of an RCDLVector Spaces.
Gezahagne Mulat Addis*, University of Gondar
(11220618)

3:15 p.m.
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