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Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
University of Georgia, Athens, GA
March 56, 2016 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1117
Associate secretaries:
Brian D. Boe, AMS brian@math.uga.edu
Sunday March 6, 2016

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
2nd Floor, Miller Learning Center

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
2nd Floor, Miller Learning Center

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Active Learning in Undergraduate Mathematics, III
Room 506, Journalism Building Organizers: Darryl Chamberlain,Jr, Georgia State University Aubrey Kemp, Georgia State University Leslie Meadows, Georgia State University Harrison Stalvey, Georgia State University Draga Vidakovic, Georgia State University dvidakovic@gsu.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures in Mathematical Physics: Lie Algebras, Vertex Algebras, Quantum Algebras, III
Room 213, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Iana I. Anguelova, College of Charleston anguelovai@cofc.edu Bojko Bakalov, North Carolina State University

8:00 a.m.
Rank 2 `Fibonacci' modules inside the rank 3 FeingoldFrenkel algebra $\mathcal{F}$.
Diego A. Penta*, Binghamton University
Alex J. Feingold, Binghamton University
(111717255)

8:30 a.m.
A categorification of $\mathfrak{sl}_2$Verma modules.
Mee Seong Im*, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
(11171450)

9:00 a.m.
Quantum symmetry for quantum projective spaces.
Alexandru Chirvasitu*, University of Washington
Paul Smith, University of Washington
(1117167)

9:30 a.m.
NBosonization and Qsystems.
Maarten J. Bergvelt*, Department of Mathematics, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(111717187)

10:00 a.m.
Qsystems and Generalizations in Representation Theory.
Darlayne Addabbo*, The University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(111717265)

10:30 a.m.
Singular GelfandTsetlin modules.
Vyacheslav Futorny, University of Sao Paulo
Dimitar Grantcharov*, University of Texas at Arlington
Luis Enrique Ramirez, University of Sao Paulo
(111717126)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic and Combinatorial Methods in Mathematical Biology, III
Room 511, Journalism Building Organizers: Elena Dimitrova, Clemson University edimit@clemson.edu Svetlana Poznanovic, Clemson University

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial and Computational Algebra, III
Room 268, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Huy Tai Ha, Tulane University KueiNan Lin, Penn State Greater Allegheny Augustine O'Keefe, Connecticut College aokeefe@conncoll.edu

8:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Bouquet algebra of toric ideals.
Sonja Petrovic*, Illinois Institute of Technology
Apostolos Thoma, University of Ioannina, Greece
Marius Vladoiu, University of Bucharest and Simion Stoilow Institute of Mathematics of Romanian Academy
(111714268)

8:30 a.m.
Tensor product surfaces and syzygies.
Eliana M Duarte*, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
Hal Schenck, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
(111713413)

9:00 a.m.
Rees Algebras and integral closures of initial lexsegment ideals.
Louiza Fuolli, New Mexico State University
Jonathan Montaño, University of Kansas
Gabriel E Sosa*, Amherst College
(111713508)

9:30 a.m.
Symmetric complete intersections.
Federico Galetto*, McMaster University
Anthony V. Geramita, Queen's University
David Wehlau, Queen's University
(111713218)

10:00 a.m.
Minimal presentations of shifted numerical monoids.
Rebecca Conaway, Monmouth University
Felix Gotti, University of California, Berkeley
Jesse Horton, University of Arkansas
Christopher ONeill*, Texas A&M University
Roberto Pelayo, University of Hawaii, Hilo
Mesa Williams, Lee University
Brian Wissman, University of Hawaii, Hilo
(11170563)

10:30 a.m.
Matrix Schubert varieties and Gaussian conditional independence models.
Alex Fink, Queen Mary University
Jenna Rajchgot, University of Michigan
Seth Sullivant*, North Carolina State University
(11170558)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, III
Room 267, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Jon F. Carlson, University of Georgia jfc@math.uga.edu Andrew Kustin, University of South Carolina

8:00 a.m.
Adic Semidualizing Modules.
Sean SatherWagstaff*, Clemson University
Rich Wicklein, MacMurray College
(111713133)

8:30 a.m.
Test ideals in rings with finitely generated anticanonical algebras.
Lance Edward Miller*, University of Arkansas
Alberto Chiecchio, TASIS
Florian Enescu, Georgia State University
Karl Schwede, University of Utah
(111713191)

9:00 a.m.
Existence of Totally Reflexive Modules.
J Cameron Atkins*, University of South Carolina
Adela Vraciu, University of South Carolina
(111713469)

9:30 a.m.
Maps from Ext modules to local cohomology modules.
Anurag K. Singh*, University of Utah
(111713219)

10:00 a.m.
Polynomial growth for Betti numbers.
Luchezar Avramov, University of NebraskaLincoln
Alexandra Seceleanu*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Zheng Yang, Miami University
(111713130)

10:30 a.m.
Complete intersection injective dimension and the Chouinard Formula.
Sean SatherWagstaff, Clemson University
Jonathan Totushek*, University of WisconsinSuperior
(111713192)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discrete and Applied Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 269, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Cynthia Vinzant, North Carolina State University Josephine Yu, Georgia Institute of Technology jyu@math.gatech.edu

8:00 a.m.
On the multiplicity structure of isosingular roots.
Jonathan D Hauenstein, University of Notre Dame
Bernard Mourrain, INRIA, Sophia Antipolis
Agnes Szanto*, North Carolina State University
(111714222)

8:30 a.m.
Certificates of positivity for polynomials nonnegative on compact semialgebraic sets in the plane.
Victoria Powers*, Emory University
(111712112)

9:00 a.m.
The complete solution of AltBurmester synthesis problems for fourbar linkages.
Daniel A. Brake*, University of Notre Dame
Jonathan D. Hauenstein, University of Notre Dame
Andrew P. Murray, University of Dayton
David H. Myszka, University of Dayton
Charles W. Wampler, General Motors
(111714389)

9:30 a.m.
Some boundary components of nonnegative rank matrices.
Robert Krone*, Queen's University
(111714425)

10:00 a.m.
Low rank psd lifts of nonnegative quadratic forms.
Grigoriy Blekherman, Georgia Institute of Technology
Daniel Plaumann, University of Konstanz
Rainer Sinn*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Cynthia Vinzant, North Carolina State University
(111714303)

10:30 a.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 L. Ho, Stanford University
Heather A. Harrington, University of Oxford
(111792457)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Experimental Mathematics, III
Room 247, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Frank Garvan, University of Florida fgarvan@ufl.edu Andrew Sills, Georgia Southern University

8:00 a.m.
Implications of the AlladiSchur Theorem.
George E Andrews*, The Pennsylvania State University
(111705370)

8:30 a.m.
Divisibility properties of sporadic Apérylike numbers.
Amita Malik, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Armin Straub*, University of South Alabama
(11171185)

9:00 a.m.
Conjectures concerning the orders of the torsion subgroup, the arithmetic component groups, and the cuspidal subgroup.
Amod Agashe*, Florida State University
(111711310)

9:30 a.m.
Generating permutations with restricted containers.
Michael H Albert, University of Otago
Cheyne Homberger, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Jay Pantone, Dartmouth College
Nathaniel Shar, Rutgers University
Vincent Vatter*, University of Florida
(111705225)

10:00 a.m.
Roots of polynomials with integer coefficients.
Michael Filaseta*, University of South Carolina
(111711206)

10:30 a.m.
Experimental Mathematics: How An Undergraduate Could Be Led To Rediscover A Less Than Well Known Result.
Neil J Calkin*, Clemson
(111741244)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions Between Algebraic and Tropical Geometry, III
Room 247, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Matthew Ballard, University of South Carolina Noah Giansiracusa, University of Georgia noahgian@uga.edu Jesse Kass, University of South Carolina

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Invariant Measures of Dynamical Systems, III
Room 510, Journalism Building Organizers: Miaohua Jiang, Wake Forest University Chris Johnson, Wake Forest University Martin Schmoll, Clemson University schmoll@clemson.edu

8:00 a.m.
Equilibrium quasiperiodic configurations in quasiperiodic media.
Lei Zhang*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Rafael de la Llave, Georgia Institute of Technology
Xifeng Su, Beijing Normal University
(111782515)

8:30 a.m.
AlmostReducibility for fibered holomorphic dynamics.
Mikel Viana*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Rafael de la Llave, Georgia Institute of Technology
(111737205)

9:00 a.m.
Quasiperiodic solutions for statedependent delay differential equations.
Xiaolong He*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Rafael de la Llave, Georgia Institute of Technology
(111737329)

9:30 a.m.
Kac Particles Interacting With a Thermal Bath.
Federico Bonetto*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(111737483)

10:00 a.m.
On shadowing property and approximation of invariant measures.
Jian Li, Shantou University, Shantou, P.R. China
Piotr Oprocha*, AGH University, Kraków, Poland
(11173748)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Lie Theory, Representation Theory, and Geometry, III
Room 214, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Shrawan Kumar, University of North Carolina Daniel K. Nakano, University of Georgia nakano@math.uga.edu Paul Sobaje, University of Georgia

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Lowdimensional Topology and Geometry, III
Room 350, Miller Learning Center Organizers: David Gay, University of Georgia dgay@uga.edu Gordana Matic, University of Georgia

8:00 a.m.
Strong quasipositivity of fibered satellite knots.
Alan Diaz*, Georgia Tech
John Etnyre, Georgia Tech
(111757456)

8:30 a.m.
Exceptional Cosmetic Surgeries on $S^3$.
Huygens Ravelomanana*, University of Georgia
(111757248)

9:00 a.m.
Boundaryreducing surgeries and bridge number.
Kenneth L. Baker*, University of Miami
R. Sean Bowman, Austin, Texas
John Luecke, University of Texas at Austin
(111757100)

9:30 a.m.
Tangle Floer homology and quantum $gl(1\vert 1)$.
Alexander Ellis, University of Oregon
Ina Petkova*, Columbia University
Vera Vertesi, Unversité de Strasbourg
(111757503)

10:30 a.m.
A Khovanovtheoretic invariant of knotted surfaces.
Adam R Saltz*, Boston College
(111757465)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and Music, III
Room 503, Journalism Building Organizers: Mariana Montiel, Georgia State University mmontiel@gsu.edu Robert Peck, Louisiana State University

8:00 a.m.
Applications of the Sierpiński Triangle to Music Composition.
Samuel C Dent*, University of Southern Mississippi
(111751233)

8:30 a.m.
Teaching modeling in Algebra and Geometry using Musical Rhythms: Teachers' Perceptions on Effectiveness.
Iman C Chahine*, Georgia State University
(111797223)

9:00 a.m.
Musical and Mathematical Explorations of a VoiceLeading Graph of Referential Collections and Its Interesting Subgraphs.
Adrian P Childs*, University of Georgia
(111700505)

9:30 a.m.
Mathematical Analysis of A Cappella Flamenco Music.
Paco Gomez*, Georgia State University (visitor)
(111700406)

10:00 a.m.
Deterministic Geometries, SelfSimilarity, and the Aesthetics of Music Composition.
Brent A. Milam*, Georgia State Universty
(111700460)

10:30 a.m.
Mathematical Music Theory/PostTonal Analysis: A Pilot in Course Pairing.
Mariana Montiel*, Georgia State University
Robin Baidya, Georgia State University
Rodrigo Castro Lopez Vaal, Georgia State University
Emiliano NietoMontiel, Georgia State university
(11170055)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on New Developments in Discrete and Intuitive Geometry (Dedicated to the 75th birthday of Wlodzimierz Kuperberg), III
Room 207, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Andras Bezdek, Auburn University bezdean@mail.auburn.edu Oleg Musin, University of Texas at Brownsville Gabor Fejes Toth, Renyi Institute of Mathematics, Hungary

8:00 a.m.
Packing convex bodies by cylinders.
Karoly Bezdek*, University of Calgary
Alexander E. Litvak, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
(111752455)

8:30 a.m.
Strongly regular graphs and spherical configurations.
Alexey Glazyrin*, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
(111705344)

9:00 a.m.
On some covering and extremal problems on the sphere.
Ferenc Fodor*, University of Szeged, Hungary
(111752363)

9:30 a.m.
On Polyhedronizations of Parallel Polygons.
Osman Yardimci*, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
(111752489)

10:00 a.m.
Configurations of points with respect to discrepancy and uniform distribution.
Wöden Kusner*, Graz University of Technology
(111752316)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on PDE Analysis in Fluid Flows, III
Room 514, Journalism Building Organizers: Geng Chen, Georgia Institute of Technology Ronghua Pan, Georgia Institute of Technology panrh@math.gatech.edu Yao Yao, Georgia Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Global solution to the stochastic compressible NavierStokes equations.
Dehua Wang*, University of Pittsburgh
(111735122)

8:30 a.m.
On the solutions of compressible NavierStokes equations with degenerate viscosities.
Alexis Vasseur, University of Texas at Austin
Cheng Yu*, University of Texas at Austin
(111735358)

9:00 a.m.
Enhanced dissipation and hypoellipticity in shear flows.
Michele Coti Zelati*, University of Maryland
Jacob Bedrossian, University of Maryland
(11173567)

9:30 a.m.
Suppression of chemotactic explosion by mixing.
Xiaoqian Xu*, University of WisconsinMadison
Alexander Kiselev, Rice University
(11173580)

10:00 a.m.
A Finite time blow up for 1D models for 2D Boussinesq system / 3D Axisymmetric Euler equations.
K. Choi*, UNIST
T. Hou, CALTECH
A. Kiselev, Rice University
G. Luo, City University of Hong Kong
V. Sverak, University of Minnesota
Y. Yao, Georgia Institute of Technology
(11177688)

10:30 a.m.
Analysis of a Dissipative Hyperbolic System Arising From Chemotaxis Research.
Kun Zhao*, Tulane University
(111735537)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Analytic Tools in Convexity, III
Room 153, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Joseph Fu, University of Georgia Galyna Livshyts, Georgia Institute of Technology glivshyt@kent.edu Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University

8:00 a.m.
A discrete version of centroaffine curvature.
Alina Stancu*, Concordia University
(111752179)

8:30 a.m.
Anisotropic Sobolev Capacity with Fractional Order.
Jie Xiao, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Deping Ye*, Memorial University of Newfoundland
(111752322)

9:00 a.m.
The Floating Body in Real Space Forms.
Florian Besau*, Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University
Elisabeth M. Werner, Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University
(111752224)

9:30 a.m.
Mixed $f$divergence and inequalities for log concave functions.
Umut Caglar*, Florida International University
Elisabeth M. Werner, Case Western Reserve University
(111746272)

10:00 a.m.
Affine invariant points for functions.
Ben Li*, Case Western Reserve University
Elisabeth M Werner, Case Western Reserve University
(111746165)

10:30 a.m.
The Surface Area Deviation of the Euclidean Ball and a Polytope.
Steven D. Hoehner, Case Western Reserve University
Carsten H. Schuett*, ChristianAlbrechtsUniversity
Elisabeth M. Werner, Case Western Reserve University
(111752115)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Sharp Estimates and Bellman Functions in Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 501, Journalism Building Organizers: Kabe Moen, University of Alabama Leonid Slavin, University of Cincinnati leonid.slavin@uc.edu Alex Stokolos, Georgia Southern University

8:00 a.m.
On Bernstein and Nikolskiĭ Type Inequalities, and Poisson Summation Formula in Hardy Spaces.
Alexander (Oleksandr) V Tovstolis*, University of Central Florida
Xin Li, University of Central Florida
(11174243)

8:30 a.m.
Tessellations of the sphere, onebit sensing, restricted isometries, and discrepancy.
Dmitriy Bilyk*, University of Minnesota
Michael Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
(111742436)

9:00 a.m.
Spectral sets and tiling.
Alex Iosevich*, University of Rochester
(111742525)

9:30 a.m.
Reflectionless measures for singular integral operators.
Benjamin J Jaye*, Kent State University
(111742158)

10:00 a.m.
Isoperimetric functional inequalities via the maximum principle: the exterior differential systems approach.
Paata Ivanisvili*, Kent State University
Alexander Volberg, Michigan State University
(111728199)

10:30 a.m.
A simple example of a characteristic function of a set of finite measure on the line whose Fourier transform vanishes outside a set of zero density.
Fedor L Nazarov*, Kent State University
Alexander Olevskii, Tel Aviv University
(111742311)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Symplectic and Contact Geometry, III
Room 348, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Yi Lin, Georgia Southern University Stefan Müller, Georgia Southern University Michael Usher, University of Georgia François Ziegler, Georgia Southern University fziegler@georgiasouthern.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Theory and Applications of Graphs, III
Room 250, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Colton Magnant, Georgia Southern University Hua Wang, Georgia Southern University hwang@georgiasouthern.edu

8:00 a.m.
$I,F$partitions of Sparse Graphs.
Axel Brandt, Univeristy of Colorado Denver
Michael Ferrara*, University of Colorado Denver
Mohit Kumbhat, Iowa State University
Sarah Loeb, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Derrick Stolee, Microsoft
Matthew Yancey, Institute for Defense Analysis/ Center for Computing Sciences
(111705168)

8:30 a.m.
An extension of Mantel's theorem to random 4uniform hypergraphs.
Ran Gu, Nankai University
Xueliang Li, Nankai University
Zhongmei Qin, Nankai University
Yongtang Shi*, Nankai University
Kang Yang, Nankai University
(111705120)

9:00 a.m.
Forbidding Hamilton cycles in uniform hypergraphs.
Jie Han, Universidade de São Paulo
Yi Zhao*, Georgia State University
(111705157)

9:30 a.m.
Total proper connection of graphs.
Hui Jiang, Center for Combinatorics and LPMCTJKLC, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
Xueliang Li*, Center for Combinatorics and LPMCTJKLC, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
Yingying Zhang, Center for Combinatorics and LPMCTJKLC, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
(11170522)

10:00 a.m.
Matching extension in prism graphs.
Michael D. Plummer*, Vanderbilt University
Robert Aldred, University of Otago
(111705227)

10:30 a.m.
Orientable quadrilateral embeddings of cartesian products.
Mark Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
Wenzhong Liu, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
Dong Ye, Middle Tennessee State University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
(111705177)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Graph Theory, III
Room 251, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Guantao Chen, Georgia State University Songling Shan, Vanderbilt University songling.shan@vanderbilt.edu

8:00 a.m.
Equitable blockcolorings of $C_4$decompositions of $K_v  F$.
Chris Rodger*, Auburn University
Shanhai Li, Shandong University of Finance and Economics
(111705125)

8:30 a.m.
On graphs decomposable into induced matchings of linear sizes.
Hao Huang*, Department of Math and CS, Emory University
(11170571)

9:00 a.m.
Extrema of graph eigenvalues.
V. Nikiforov*, University of Memphis
(111705480)

9:30 a.m.
Packing spanning 2connected $k$edgeconnected essentially $(2k1)$edgeconnected subgraphs.
Xiaofeng Gu*, Department of Mathematics, University of West Georgia
(111705235)

10:00 a.m.
On $W_v$Paths in Polyhedral Maps on Surfaces.
Michael D. Plummer, Vanderbilt University
Dong Ye*, Middle Tennessee State University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
(111705279)

10:30 a.m.
Broader Families of Cordial Graphs.
Christian Barrientos, Clayton State University
Sarah Minion*, Clayton State University
(111705530)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session for Contributed Papers, III
Room 205, Miller Learning Center

8:15 a.m.
Rank Procedures for Testing Sub Hypotheses in Repeated Measures Design.
Danush K Wijekularathna*, Troy University
Hossein Mansouri, Texas Tech University
(111762182)

8:30 a.m.
Contingency Table Analysis Under Linear Inequality Constraints.
Huijun Yi*, Department of Mathematics, Troy University, AL 36082
Bhaskar Bhattacharya, Department of Mathematics, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
(111762443)

8:45 a.m.
A block hybrid method for directly solving second order initial value problems.
Fidele Ngwane*, USC Salkehatchie
(111765399)

9:00 a.m.
Numerical solution of Laplace equation in an arbitrary shaped domain.
Vani Cheruvu*, The University of Toledo
(111765422)

9:15 a.m.
An Asymptotic Preserving Simulation for Kinetic Equations of Chemotaxis.
Alina Chertock, North Carolina State University
Alexander Kurganov, Tulane University
Maria Lukacova, University of Mainz
Seyma Nur Ozcan*, North Carolina State University
(111765533)

9:30 a.m.
Predicting Lattice Reduction on Ideal Lattices.
Scott C. Batson*, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
(111713256)

9:45 a.m.
On Automated Verification of Security Proofs in Elliptic Curve Cryptography.
Scott C. Batson, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
Bryan Williams*, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
Evan Austin, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
Adam Wazzan, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic
(111768257)

10:00 a.m.
NonGaussian Penalized PARAFAC Analysis of fMRI(Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging) Data.
Jingsai Liang*, Middle Tennessee State Unviersity
Don Hong, Middle Tennessee State University
(111768502)

10:15 a.m.
Nonsimilar solution of an Unsteady Mixed Convection Heat Transfer.
Anilkumar Devarapu*, Albany State University
(111780526)

10:30 a.m.
An algorithm to approximate the solutions of the multiobjective set covering problem.
Lakmali P Weerasena*, Albany State University
Banu Soylu, Erciyes University
Margaret Wiecek, Clemson University
(111790462)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures in Knot Theory, III
Room 367, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Sam Nelson, Claremont McKenna College Sam.Nelson@cmc.edu Mohamed Elhamdadi, University of South Florida

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Elliptic Curves, III
Room 245, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Abbey Bourdon, University of Georgia abourdon@uga.edu Pete L. Clark, University of Georgia

8:30 a.m.
Arithmetic properties of the Frobenius traces of an abelian variety.
A.C. Cojocaru*, University of Illinois
R. Davis, Purdue University
K.E. Stange, University of Colorado
A. Siverberg, University of California
(11171141)

9:00 a.m.
Chebyshev's bias for elliptic curves over function fields.
Byungchul Cha, Muhlenberg College
Daniel Fiorilli*, University of Ottawa
Florent Jouve, Université ParisSud
(111711101)

9:30 a.m.
Abelian surfaces good away from 2.
Christopher Rasmussen*, Wesleyan University
Akio Tamagawa, Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University
(111711378)

10:00 a.m.
Progress on Mazur's program B.
Jeremy Rouse, Wake Forest University
David ZureickBrown*, Emory University
(111711395)

10:30 a.m.
Modular curves of primepower level with infinitely many rational points.
Andrew V Sutherland*, MIT
David Zywina, Cornell University
(111711226)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics, III
Room 147, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Arash Fahim, Florida State University Alec Kercheval, Florida State University kercheva@math.fsu.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Physics and Spectral Theory, III
Room 516, Journalism Building Organizers: Stephen Clark, Missouri University of Science and Technology Roger Nichols, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga rogernichols@utc.edu

8:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Analytic torsion: generalized metric invariance.
Phillip Andreae*, Duke University
(111758534)

9:00 a.m.
Large block properties of the entanglement entropy of free disordered fermions.
Alexander Elgart*, Viriginia Tech
Leonid Pastur, B.Verkin Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering
Mariya Shcherbina, B.Verkin Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering
(111737386)

9:30 a.m.
On dissipative and nonunitary solutions to operator commutation relations.
Konstantin A. Makarov*, University of Missouri
Eduard Tsekanovskiĭ, Niagara University
(111747289)

10:00 a.m.
Manifestations of ManyBody Localization.
Houssam AbdulRahman, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Bruno Nachtergaele, University of California Davis
Robert Sims, University of Arizona
Gunter Stolz*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(111782104)

10:30 a.m.
Entanglement Dynamics in the Disordered Quantum XY Chain.
Houssam AbdulRahman*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Günter Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(11178289)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Combinatorics of Symmetric Functions, III
Room 253, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Sarah K. Mason, Wake Forest University Elizabeth Niese, Marshall University niese@marshall.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Dynamical Systems, III
Room 509, Journalism Building Organizers: Alexander Blokh, University of Alabama at Birmingham Krystyna Kuperberg, Auburn University John Mayer, University of Alabama at Birmingham jcmayer@uab.edu Lex Oversteegen, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Sunday March 6, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Applications, III
Room 502, Journalism Building Organizers: Irina Holmes, Georgia Institute of Technology irina.holmes@math.gatech.edu Brett D. Wick, Washington University

Sunday March 6, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Moduli Spaces and Vector Bundles, III
Room 277, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Patricio Gallardo, University of Georgia Anna Kazanova, University of Georgia kazanova@uga.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Dyson's Conjectures and Predictions in the Work of Ramanujan.
Room 102, Miller Learning Center
Frank G. Garvan*, University of Florida
(111711326)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Numerical Analysis of Quantum Graphs.
Room 102, Miller Learning Center
Michele Benzi*, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University
(11176562)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 267, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Jon F. Carlson, University of Georgia jfc@math.uga.edu Andrew Kustin, University of South Carolina

3:00 p.m.
Fan algebras.
Teresa Cortadellas Benitez, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Carlos D'Andrea, Universitat de Barcelona
Florian Enescu*, Georgia State University
(111713342)

3:30 p.m.
Totally Acyclic Approximations.
Petter A. Bergh, Institutt for Matematiske Fag, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
David A. Jorgensen, University of Texas at Arlington
W. Frank Moore*, Wake Forest University
(111713438)

4:00 p.m.
Are all secant varieties of Segre products arithmetically CohenMacaulay?
Luke Oeding*, Auburn University
(111713212)

4:30 p.m.
The Gröbner stratification of a tropical variety.
Dustin Cartwright*, University of Tennessee
(111713264)

5:00 p.m.
Uniformity in reduction to characteristic $p$.
Felipe Perez, Georgia State University
Yongwei Yao*, Georgia State University
(111713522)

5:30 p.m.
Cohomological support and the geometric join.
Hailong Dao*, University of Kansas
William Sanders, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
(111713458)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions Between Algebraic and Tropical Geometry, IV
Room 247, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Matthew Ballard, University of South Carolina Noah Giansiracusa, University of Georgia noahgian@uga.edu Jesse Kass, University of South Carolina

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Theory, Representation Theory, and Geometry, IV
Room 214, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Shrawan Kumar, University of North Carolina Daniel K. Nakano, University of Georgia nakano@math.uga.edu Paul Sobaje, University of Georgia

3:00 p.m.
Demazure and local Weyl modules for hyper current algebras.
Angelo Bianchi, Federal University of Sao Paulo
Tiago Macedo*, University of Ottawa and Federal University of Sao Paulo
Adriano Moura, Universidade Estadual de Campinas
(111717124)

3:30 p.m.
On Support Varieties and the Humphreys Conjecture in type $A$.
William D Hardesty*, University of Georgia
(111720418)

4:00 p.m.
Lifting modules for a finite group of Lie type to its ambient algebraic group.
Cornelius Pillen*, University of South Alabama
(111720394)

4:30 p.m.
Extensions for Generalized Current Algebras.
Brian D. Boe*, University of Georgia
Christopher M. Drupieski, DePaul University
Tiago R. Macedo, Federal University of São Paulo
Daniel K. Nakano, University of Georgia
(11171772)

5:00 p.m.
On representations of map superalgebras.
Irfan Bagci*, University of North Georgia
(11171731)

5:30 p.m.
Dirac Index and Associated Cycles.
S. Mehdi, Université de Lorraine  Metz
P. Pandžić, University of Zagreb
D. A. Vogan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
R. Zierau*, Oklahoma State University
(111722473)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Lowdimensional Topology and Geometry, IV
Room 350, Miller Learning Center Organizers: David Gay, University of Georgia dgay@uga.edu Gordana Matic, University of Georgia

3:00 p.m.
The Khovanov Homotopy Type of Infinite Torus Links.
Michael S Willis*, University of Virginia
(111755273)

3:30 p.m.
Heegaard Floer Homology and Negative Transverse Surgery.
James Conway*, Georgia Tech
(111757451)

4:00 p.m.
Rectangle Condition on nbridge presentation of knots.
Bohyun Kwon*, University of Georgia
(111757393)

4:30 p.m.
Bordered Floer homology via immersed curves in the punctured torus.
Jonathan Hanselman*, University of Texas at Austin
Jacob Rasmussen, Cambridge University
Liam Watson, University of Glasgow
(111757213)

5:00 p.m.
The LojasiewiczSimon gradient inequality and its applications to differential geometry, topology, and mathematical physics.
Paul M. N. Feehan*, Rutgers University
Manos Maridakis, Rutgers University
(111758528)

5:30 p.m.
A refinement of the contact invariant in Heegaard Floer theory.
John Baldwin, Boston College
David Shea VelaVick*, Louisiana State University
(111757494)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on New Developments in Discrete and Intuitive Geometry (Dedicated to the 75th birthday of Wlodzimierz Kuperberg), IV
Room 207, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Andras Bezdek, Auburn University bezdean@mail.auburn.edu Oleg Musin, University of Texas at Brownsville Gabor Fejes Toth, Renyi Institute of Mathematics, Hungary

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Methods and Scientific Computing, II
Room 513, Journalism Building Organizers: Michele Benzi, Emory University benzi@mathcs.emory.edu Edmond Chow, Georgia Institute of Technology

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on PDE Analysis in Fluid Flows, IV
Room 514, Journalism Building Organizers: Geng Chen, Georgia Institute of Technology Ronghua Pan, Georgia Institute of Technology panrh@math.gatech.edu Yao Yao, Georgia Institute of Technology

3:00 p.m.
Homogenization of PDEs arising in DualPorosity Models for Fluid Flow in OrganicRich Shales.
Viktoria Savatorova*, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NRNU "MEPhI" (Moscow, Rusaai)
Alexey Talonov, National University of Science and Technology "MISIS", NRNU "MEPhI" (Moscow, Russia)
(11173524)

3:30 p.m.
Global estimates for generalized Forchheimer flows of slightly compressible fluids in porous media.
Thinh Kieu*, University of North Geogia
Luan Hoang, Texas Tech University
(1117355)

4:00 p.m.
Boundary layer analysis for nonlinear reactiondiffusion equations in polygonal domains.
Eunhee Park*, Indiana university at Bloomington/ Dept of Mathematics
CY Jung, Dept of Mathematics at UNIST
R. Temam, Dept. of Mathematics at Indiana University
(11173569)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Analytic Tools in Convexity, IV
Room 153, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Joseph Fu, University of Georgia Galyna Livshyts, Georgia Institute of Technology glivshyt@kent.edu Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University

3:00 p.m.
Random Points on a Halfsphere.
Matthias Reitzner*, Univ. Osnabrueck, Institute for Mathematics
(111752171)

3:30 p.m.
On invertibility of adjacency matrices of random $d$regular directed graphs.
Alexander E. Litvak, University of Alberta, Canada
Anna Lytova*, University of Alberta, Canada
Konstantin Tikhomirov, University of Alberta, Canada
Nicole TomczakJaegermann, University of Alberta, Canada
Pierre Youssef, Paris Diderot University  Paris 7, France
(111760189)

4:00 p.m.
Coverings of random ellipsoids, and invertibility of matrices with i.i.d. heavytailed entries.
Elizaveta Rebrova*, University of Michigan
Konstantin Tikhomirov, University of Alberta
(111752231)

4:30 p.m.
Concentration bounds for sample covariance operators.
Vladimir Koltchinskii*, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology
(111760385)

5:00 p.m.
Concentration bounds and asymptotic distribution for the empirical spectral projectors of sample covariance operators.
Karim Lounici*, Georgia Inst. of Technology
(111762282)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Sharp Estimates and Bellman Functions in Harmonic Analysis, IV
Room 501, Journalism Building Organizers: Kabe Moen, University of Alabama Leonid Slavin, University of Cincinnati leonid.slavin@uc.edu Alex Stokolos, Georgia Southern University

3:00 p.m.
Weighted norm estimates in variable Lebesgue spaces.
David V. CruzUribe*, University of Alabama
(111742397)

3:30 p.m.
Weighted estimates for bilinear fractional integral operators and their commutators.
Kabe Moen, University of Alabama, Tuscallosa, Alabama
Cong Quoc Hoang*, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
(111742472)

4:00 p.m.
Commutators in the twoweight setting.
Irina Holmes*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Brett D. Wick, Washington University in St. Louis
(11174376)

4:30 p.m.
Sharp condition on global wellposedness for nonlinear Schrödinger equations with rotation.
Nyla Basharat, Georgia Southern University
Yi Hu*, Georgia Southern University
Shijun Zheng, Georgia Southern University
(111735518)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Theory and Applications of Graphs, IV
Room 250, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Colton Magnant, Georgia Southern University Hua Wang, Georgia Southern University hwang@georgiasouthern.edu

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Graph Theory, IV
Room 251, Miller Learning Center Organizers: Guantao Chen, Georgia State University Songling Shan, Vanderbilt University songling.shan@vanderbilt.edu

3:00 p.m.
Maximal homeomorphically irreducible trees in $P_6$free graphs.
Shoichi Tsuchiya*, Senshu University
(111705313)

3:30 p.m.
Strengthening theorems of Dirac and Erdős on disjoint cycles.
Henry A. Kierstead, Arizona State University
Alexandr Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign and Sobolev Institute for Mathematics, Novosibirsk, Russia
Andrew McConvey*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(111705169)

4:00 p.m.
A degree condition for knitted graphs.
Guantao Chen*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Zhiquan Hu, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China
Feifei Song, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Central China Normal University, Wuhan, China
(111705304)

Sunday March 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Dynamical Systems, IV
Room 509, Journalism Building Organizers: Alexander Blokh, University of Alabama at Birmingham Krystyna Kuperberg, Auburn University John Mayer, University of Alabama at Birmingham jcmayer@uab.edu Lex Oversteegen, University of Alabama at Birmingham
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