AMS Sectional Meeting Full Program
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Fall Central Sectional Meeting
University of St. Thomas (Minneapolis campus), Minneapolis, MN
October 2830, 2016 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1123
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Friday October 28, 2016

Friday October 28, 2016, 1:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
First Floor Atrium, Terrence Murphy Hall 
Friday October 28, 2016, 1:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
First Floor Atrium, Terrence Murphy Hall 
Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Matrix Theory, I
TMH 401, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Adam Berliner, St. Olaf College
Brenda Kroschel, University of St. Thomas bkkroschel@stthomas.edu
Nathan Warnberg, University WisconsinLaCrosse

2:30 p.m.
Propagation Time on Graphs.
Nathan Warnberg*, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
(112305132) 
3:00 p.m.
Algebraic and combinatorial conditions on spectrally arbitrary patterns.
Louis Deaett*, Quinnipiac University
Colin Garnett, Black Hills State University
(112315317) 
3:30 p.m.
Failed skew zero forcing and twoset orderability of graphs.
Bonnie C. Jacob*, National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology
(112305197) 
4:00 p.m.
Separation of potentially unitary patterns by (skew) field.
H. Tracy Hall*, Brigham Young University
Simone Severini, University College London
(112315327) 
4:30 p.m.
Effective resistance and linkprediction in network science.
Wayne W Barrett*, Brigham Young University
(112305111)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Representation Theory, I
TMH 348, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Michael Chmutov, University of Minnesota mchmutov@gmail.com
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
Travis Scrimshaw, University of Minnesota

2:30 p.m.
Maximal Chains in the Tamari Lattices and its Generalizations.
Susanna Fishel*, Arizona State University
(112305358) 
3:00 p.m.
The subregular part of asymptotic Hecke algebras.
Tianyuan Xu*, University of Oregon
(112305345) 
3:30 p.m.
On $q,t$symmetry in Macdonald polynomials and its relation to the $n!$ conjecture.
Maria Monks Gillespie*, University of California, Davis
(112305249) 
4:00 p.m.
Local limit of the fixed point forest.
Tobias Johnson, University of Southern California
Anne Schilling*, UC Davis
Erik Slivken, UC Davis
(112305185) 
4:30 p.m.
Combinatorics of the asymmetric simple exclusion process and Koornwinder polynomials.
Olya Mandelshtam*, UCLA
(112305342)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Effective Mathematics in Discrete and Continuous Worlds, I
TMH 355, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University wcalvert@siu.edu
Timothy McNicholl, Iowa State University

2:30 p.m.
Cototality and the skip operator.
Mariya I Soskova*, Sofia University
(11230341) 
3:00 p.m.
Bounded Turing Reductions and Data Processing Inequalities for Sequences.
Adam Case*, Drake University
(11236894) 
3:30 p.m.
Decidable properties of automatic sequences.
Narad Rampersad*, University of Winnipeg
(11236810) 
4:00 p.m.
Comparing Notions of Effective Genericity.
Rose Weisshaar*, University of Notre Dame
(112303107) 
4:30 p.m.
The random members of a $\Pi^0_1$ class.
Douglas Cenzer*, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida
Christopher Porter, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Drake University
(112303157)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics, I
TMH 448, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College abeverid@macalester.edu
Jamie Radcliffe, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Michael Young, Iowa State University

2:30 p.m.
The waiting game: Balanced allocation via random choices.
Amanda Redlich*, Bowdoin College
(112305383) 
3:00 p.m.
Degree conditions for small contagious sets in bootstrap percolation.
Michael Dairyko, Iowa State University
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado  Denver
Bernard Lidický, Iowa State University
Ryan Martin, Iowa State University
Tyrrell McAllister, University of Wyoming
Florian Pfender, University of Colorado  Denver
Andrew Uzzell*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(112305300) 
3:30 p.m.
On the List Chromatic Number of the Cartesian Product of Graphs.
Hemanshu Kaul*, Illinois Institute of Technology
Jeffrey Mudrock, Illinois Institute of Technology
(112305387) 
4:00 p.m.
The combinatorics of ray sensor networks.
Kirk Boyer, University of Denver
Paul Horn*, University of Denver
Mario Lopez, University of Denver
(112305381) 
4:30 p.m.
RamseyTurán numbers with small $s$independence number.
Andrzej Dudek*, Western Michigan University
(11230596)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Flows, Integrable Systems and Moving Frames, I
MOH 343, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Joseph Benson, St. Olaf College
Gloria MariBeffa, University of WisconsinMadison maribeff@math.wisc.edu
Peter Olver, University of Minnesota
Rob Thompson, Carleton College

2:00 p.m.
Surface immersions with unique Bonnet mate.
Gary R Jensen*, Washington University in St. Louis
Emilio Musso, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Lorenzo Nicolodi, Universita di Parma, Italy
(11235357) 
3:00 p.m.
Beltrami fields with nonconstant proportionality factor via moving frames.
Jeanne Clelland*, University of Colorado, Boulder
Taylor Klotz, University of Colorado, Boulder
Stephen Preston, Brooklyn College
(112335141) 
4:00 p.m.
Isotropic curve flows on $\mathbb{R}^{n+1, n}$.
ChuuLian Terng, Department of Mathematics, University of California at Irvine
Zhiwei Wu*, Department of Mathematics, Ningbo University, China
(112353278) 
4:30 p.m.
On Hamiltonian perturbations of the Toda lattice.
Deniz Bilman*, University of Michigan
Irina Nenciu, University of Illinois at Chicago
(112335374)

2:00 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Knotting in Physical Systems, in celebration of Kenneth C. Millett's 75th birthday, I
MOH 450, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ave Maria University
Eric Rawdon, University of St. Thomas ejrawdon@stthomas.edu

2:30 p.m.
Unconcatenated unknots and their minimal surfaces.
Alexander Y Grosberg*, Department of Physics and Center for Soft Matter Research, New York University, New York, NY 10003
(11235437) 
3:00 p.m.
Linking polymer entanglements with the viscoelastic mechanics of polymeric materials using topological analysis and computational simulations.
Eleni Panagiotou*, University of California, Santa Barbara
Kenneth C Millett, University of California, Santa Barbara
Paul J Atzberger, University of California, Santa Barbara
(112392363) 
3:30 p.m.
Randomly Generating Self Avoiding Polygons Off Lattice.
Kyle Leland Chapman*, University of Georgia
(112352245) 
4:00 p.m.
The braid index of homogeneous braids.
Yuanan Diao, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNC Charlotte
Pengyu Liu*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNC Charlotte
Gabor Hetyei, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNC Charlotte
(112357218) 
4:30 p.m.
LeeYang and Fishers zeros in Adsorbing SelfAvoiding Walks.
E. J. Janse van Rensburg*, Mathematics & Statistics, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3
(11238278)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Phenomena in Linear and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, I
MOH 324, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Zaher Hani, Georgia Tech
Christof Sparber, University of Illinois at Chicago sparber@uic.edu

2:30 p.m.
Invasion and Resonance.
Greg Faye, U Toulouse
Matt Holzer, GeorgeMason University
Arnd Scheel*, University of Minnesota
(11233527) 
3:30 p.m.
Adaptive Methods for Derivative Nonlinear Schrödinger Equations.
Gideon Simpson*, Drexel University
(112365402) 
4:00 p.m.
Rigorous derivation of Nonlinear Dirac equations describing wave dynamics in Honeycomb lattices.
J. Arbunich*, University of Illinois at Chicago
C. Sparber, University of Illinois at Chicago
(112335188) 
4:30 p.m.
Stochastic Homogenization of ReactionDiffusion Equations.
Jessica Lin*, University of WisconsinMadison
Andrej Zlatos, University of CaliforniaSan Diego
(112335209)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Algebras and Their Representations, I
TMH 357, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Miodrag Iovanov, University of Iowa miodragiovanov@uiowa.edu
Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
Peter Webb, University of Minnesota

2:30 p.m.
Šapovalov elements and the Jantzen sum formula for contragredient Lie superalgebras.
Ian M Musson*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(112317172) 
3:00 p.m.
Support varieties for Lie superalgebras.
Christopher M Drupieski*, DePaul University
Jonathan R Kujawa, University of Oklahoma
(112320181) 
3:30 p.m.
Maximal Subalgebras of FiniteDimensional Algebras.
Alex Sistko*, University of Iowa
Miodrag Iovanov, University of Iowa
(112316248) 
4:00 p.m.
Global dimensions of idempotent subalgebras.
Colin Ingalls, University of New Brunswick
Charles Paquette*, University of Connecticut
(112316163) 
4:30 p.m.
Injective torsion.
Alex Martsinkovsky*, Northeastern University
(112316170)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Field Theories and Geometric Representation Theory, I
TMH 351, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Emily Cliff, University of Oxford
Thomas Nevins, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign nevins@illinois.edu

2:30 p.m.
Equivariant elliptic cohomology and characters of loop group representations.
Daniel BerwickEvans*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(112355216) 
3:30 p.m.
On gauging symmetry of modular categories.
Shawn X. Cui, Stanford University
César Galindo, Universidad de los Andes
Julia Plavnik*, Texas A&M University
Zhenghan Wang, Microsoft Research, Station Q, University of California, Santa Barbara
(112318148)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory, Automorphic Forms and Related Topics, I
TMH 354, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Kwangho Choiy, Southern Illinois University
Dihua Jiang, University of Minnesota
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri takedas@missouri.edu

2:30 p.m.
Applications of Modern Analysis to Automorphic Forms and Analytic Number Theory.
Amy T. DeCelles*, University of St. Thomas
(112311316) 
3:00 p.m.
On some results proved by analytic properties of automorphic Lfunctions.
Qinghua Pi*, Shandong university (Weihai)
(112311243) 
3:30 p.m.
An application of the Waldspurger model to a conjecture of Tonghai Yang.
Rodney L Keaton*, East Tennessee State University
(112311262) 
4:00 p.m.
On the MoyPrasad filtration and supercuspidal representations.
Jessica Fintzen*, University of Michigan / University of Cambridge
(112322263) 
4:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Revisiting the Tensor Product Theorem for Smooth Automorphic Representations.
Daniel R Moore*, Ohio State University
(112311416)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on The Topology of 3 and 4Manifolds, I
MOH 403, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
Alexander Zupan, University of NebraskaLincoln zupan@unl.edu

2:30 p.m.
Additive Invariants of Knots, Links, and Graphs in 3manifolds.
Scott A. Taylor*, Colby College
Maggy Tomova, U. Iowa
(11235755) 
3:00 p.m.
The Kakimizu complexes of select 3manifolds.
Jennifer Schultens*, UC Davis
(112357299) 
3:30 p.m.
Knotted handlebodies and knots with a halfintegral toroidal surgery.
Mario EudaveMuñoz*, Instituto de Matematicas, UNAM
(112357354) 
4:00 p.m.
Critical Bridge Spheres.
Daniel Rodman*, The University of Iowa
(112357310) 
4:30 p.m.
Stable Rips Sela canonical representatives in geometric small cancelation groups.
Yo'av Rieck*, University of Arkansas
Yasushi Yamashita, Nara Women's University
(112320173)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Physics, I
MOH 301, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University
Alexander Voronov, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities voronov@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Index theory of topological insulators.
Dan Li*, Purdue University
(11231961) 
3:00 p.m.
Topology and Matter.
Ralph M Kaufmann, Purdue University
Sergei Khlebnikov, Purdue University
Dan Li, Purdue University
Birgit WehefritzKaufmann*, Purdue University
(112346331) 
3:30 p.m.
Perturbative BV theories with Segallike gluing.
Pavel Mnev*, University of Notre Dame
(112381255) 
4:00 p.m.
Six operations formalism for generalized operads.
Ben C Ward*, Stockholm University
(112355203) 
4:30 p.m.
A microlocal category of a symplectic manifold.
Boris Tsygan*, Northwestern University
(11238173)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, I
TMH 350, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Sarah E. Anderson, University of St. Thomas ande1298@stthomas.edu
Katie Haymaker, Villanova University

3:00 p.m.
Codes with locality from quotients of Hermitian curves.
Gretchen L. Matthews*, Clemson University
(112314330) 
3:30 p.m.
Robust Colorings of the HammingDistance Graph.
Isaiah Harney*, University of Kentucky
(112305411) 
4:00 p.m.
Trapping and Absorbing Sets in SCLDPC Codes.
Allison Beemer*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(112394371) 
4:30 p.m.
Fundamental Limits of Locally Repairable Codes.
Arya Mazumdar*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(112394224)

3:00 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on ChipFiring and Divisors on Graphs and Complexes, I
TMH 353, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Caroline Klivans, Brown University
Gregg Musiker, University of Minnesota
Victor Reiner, University of Minnesota reiner@umn.edu

3:00 p.m.
Okounkov bodies and linear systems on graphs.
Eric Katz*, The Ohio State University
(112314154) 
3:30 p.m.
Computing Linear Systems on Metric Graphs.
Bo Lin*, University of California, Berkeley / MaxPlanckInstitut für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften
(112305191) 
4:00 p.m.
Semigroups from divisors on graphs.
Gretchen L Matthews*, Clemson University
(11230591) 
4:30 p.m.
Sorting via chipfiring.
Sam Hopkins*, MIT
James Propp, UMass Lowell
(112305144)

3:00 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Enumerative Combinatorics, I
TMH 346, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Eric Egge, Carleton College
Joel Brewster Lewis, University of Minnesota jblewis@math.umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Discussion 
3:00 p.m.
Homomesies Lurking in the Twelvefold Way.
Tom Roby*, UConn
(112305325) 
3:30 p.m.
A bijection between the set of nestingsimilarity classes and L & P matchings.
Manda R Riehl*, University of Wisconsin  Eau Claire
Megan Martinez, Ithaca College
(112305178) 
4:00 p.m.
Matching and Independence Complexes Related to Small Grids.
Benjamin J. Braun, University of Kentucky
Wesley K. Hough*, University of Kentucky
(11230521) 
4:30 p.m.
Waldspurger and Meinrenken Symmetric Group Tilings.
James McKeown*, University of Miami, FL
(112305156)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and Physics of Tornado Modeling, I
MOH 345, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Pavel Belik, Augsburg College
Douglas P. Dokken, University of St. Thomas
Kurt Scholz, University of St. Thomas
Misha Shvartsman, University of St. Thomas mmshvartsman@stthomas.edu

2:30 p.m.
Is there Scale Invariance in Atmospheric Vortices?
Huaqing Cai*, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
(112300217) 
3:30 p.m.
Compensating mechanism in tornadolike flows and the associated power laws.
Alexander Y Klimenko*, School of Mechanical & Mining Eng, The University Of Queensland, Australia
(112376134) 
4:30 p.m.
Thermodynamics Equations in Tornado Layer.
Pavel Belik, Augsburg College
Douglas P Dokken, University of St. Thomas
Kurt Scholz, University of St. Thomas
Mikhail M. Shvartsman*, University of St. Thomas
(112376210)

2:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on New Developments in the Analysis of Nonlocal Operators, I
MOH 321, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
Camelia Pop, University of Minnesota capop@umn.edu

3:30 p.m.
Structure and regularity of the singular set in the obstacle problem for the fractional Laplacian.
Nicola Garofalo*, DICEA (Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering), University of Padova, ITALY
Xavier RosOton, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas, Austin
(11233580) 
4:30 p.m.
Obstacle problems for integrodifferential operators.
Xavier RosOton*, The University of Texas at Austin
(11233524)

3:30 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 3:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Symplectic Geometry and Contact Geometry, I
MOH 346, Opus Hall
Organizers:
TianJun Li, University of Minnesota
Cheuk Yu Mak, University of Minnesota
Ke Zhu, Minnesota State University ke.zhu@mnsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Symplectic capacities from positive $S^1$equivariant symplectic homology.
Jean Gutt*, University of Georgia
Michael Hutchings, UC Berkeley
(112353328) 
3:30 p.m.
New symplectic 4manifolds with $b_2^+ = 1$.
Anar Akhmedov*, University of Minnesota
Weiyi Zhang, University of Warwick
(112357205) 
4:00 p.m.
symplectomorphism gorup of rational 4manifold.
Jun Li*, University of Minnesota
TianJun Li, University of Minnesota
Weiwei Wu, University of Georgia
(112353390) 
4:30 p.m.
Existence and Stability of Symplectic Configurations.
Josef G Dorfmeister*, NDSU
(112357215)

3:00 p.m.

Friday October 28, 2016, 5:10 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Semiclassical quantum dynamics via Bohmian trajectories.
Thornton Auditorium, Terrence Murphy Hall
Christof Sparber*, Department of Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1123818)
Saturday October 29, 2016

Saturday October 29, 2016, 7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
First Floor Atrium, Terrence Murphy Hall 
Saturday October 29, 2016, 7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Meeting Registration
First Floor Atrium, Terrence Murphy Hall 
Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and Related Areas, I
MOH 326, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Sam Evens, University of Notre Dame
LuenChau Li, Pennsylvania State University luenli@math.psu.edu
Zhaohu Nie, Utah State University

8:00 a.m.
Toda field theories and integral curves of standard differential systems.
Zhaohu Nie*, Utah State University
(11233788) 
9:00 a.m.
Complex reflection groups, logarithmic connections and biflat Fmanifolds.
Alessandro Arsie*, The University of Toledo, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Toledo, OHIO
Paolo Lorenzoni, University of MilanoBicocca, Department of Mathematics and Applications
(11235351) 
10:00 a.m.
On the Liouville integrability of the periodic KostantToda flow on matrix loops of level k.
LuenChau Li*, Pennsylvania State University
Zhaohu Nie, Utah State University
(11235866)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Knotting in Physical Systems, in celebration of Kenneth C. Millett's 75th birthday, II
MOH 450, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ave Maria University
Eric Rawdon, University of St. Thomas ejrawdon@stthomas.edu

8:00 a.m.
Talk Cancelled: Counting selfentangled surfaces.
Stu Whittington*, University of Toronto
(112357158) 
8:30 a.m.
Critical Configurations of Hard Disks on $S^2$.
Rob Kusner*, Center for Geometry, Analysis, Numerics & Graphics, University of Massachusetts
(112349280) 
9:00 a.m.
Polygonal Knot Space and Symplectic Geometry.
Kathleen Hake*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(112354378) 
9:30 a.m.
Quantifying the Complexity of Ideal Knots.
David A. B. Hyde*, Department of Computer Science, Stanford University
(112354189) 
10:00 a.m.
Application of a skein relation to difference topology experiments.
Candice R Price, University of San Diego
Isabel K Darcy*, University of Iowa
(11235787) 
10:30 a.m.
Enhanced understanding of proteinmediated DNA looping, cyclization, and DNA topology through freeenergy landscapes.
Stephen D Levene*, Department of Bioengineering, University of Texas at Dallas
Andreas Hanke, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Univ. of Texas Rio Grande Valley
(112382406)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Topology of 3 and 4Manifolds, II
MOH 403, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
Alexander Zupan, University of NebraskaLincoln zupan@unl.edu

8:00 a.m.
Virtual Knot Concordance and the BandPass Move.
Micah Chrisman*, Monmouth University
(11235725) 
8:30 a.m.
Every Genus 1 Algebraically Slice Knot is 1Solvable.
Carolyn Otto*, University of WisconsinEau Claire
Christopher Davis, University of WisconsinEau Claire
Taylor Martin, Sam Houston State University
Jung Hwan Park, Rice University
(112357123) 
9:00 a.m.
Concordance and homology spheres.
Jennifer Hom, Georgia Tech
Adam Simon Levine, Princeton University
Tye Lidman*, North Carolina State University
(11235722) 
9:30 a.m.
Diagrams of Relative Trisections.
Nick Castro, UC Davis
David Gay, University of Georgia, Athens
Juanita PinzonCaicedo*, University of Georgia, Athens
(112357338) 
10:00 a.m.
Genus two Lefschetz fibrations via lantern substitution.
Anar Akhmedov*, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Naoyuki Monden, Osaka University
(112357225) 
10:30 a.m.
Using globular to study higher dimensional knottings.
J. Scott Carter*, University of South Alabama
(112357180)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Matrix Theory, II
TMH 401, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Adam Berliner, St. Olaf College
Brenda Kroschel, University of St. Thomas bkkroschel@stthomas.edu
Nathan Warnberg, University WisconsinLaCrosse

8:30 a.m.
Alternating Sign Matrices and their Bruhat Order.
Richard A Brualdi, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Michael W Schroeder*, Marshall University
(11230562) 
9:00 a.m.
Centrosymmetric, and Symmetric and Hankelsymmetric Matrices.
Richard A Brualdi*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
ShiMei Ma, Northeastern University at Qinhuangdao, Hebei, China
(11231516) 
9:30 a.m.
Refined Inertially Arbitrary Patterns.
Kevin N. Vander Meulen*, Redeemer University College
Jonathan Earl, Redeemer University College
Adam Van Tuyl, McMaster University
(11231563) 
10:00 a.m.
Inverses and eigenvalues of diamond alternating sign matrices.
Minerva Catral*, Xavier University
Minghua Lin, Shanghai University
Dale Olesky, University of Victoria
Pauline van den Driessche, University of Victoria
(11231547) 
10:30 a.m.
Refined inertias of strongly connected orientations of the Petersen graph.
Pauline van den Driessche*, Dept. Maths. and Stats., University of Victoria, Canada
(11231577)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discrete Structures: Analysis and Applications (IMA Reunion), I
TMH 446, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University hogben@iastate.edu
Ryan Martin, Iowa State University
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University

8:30 a.m.
On the geometry of projective tensor products.
Ohad Giladi, University of Newcastle, Australia
Joscha Prochno, University of Hull, England
Carsten Schuett*, Universitaet Kiel, Mathematisches Seminar
Nicole TomczakJaegermann, University of Alberta, Canada
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University, USA
(112352117) 
9:00 a.m.
Extended transport distances.
Sergey G Bobkov*, University of Minnesota, School of Mathematics
(112360118) 
9:30 a.m.
Affine invariant points for functions.
Ben Li*, Case Western Reserve University
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University
(112352177) 
10:00 a.m.
Geometric means and geometric Banach limits.
Liran Rotem*, University of Minnesota
(112352105) 
10:30 a.m.
On an extension of Minkowski's theorem for measures.
Galyna V Livshyts*, Georgia institute of technology
(112352160)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Effective Mathematics in Discrete and Continuous Worlds, II
TMH 355, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University wcalvert@siu.edu
Timothy McNicholl, Iowa State University

8:30 a.m.
Kolmogorov complexity and generalized length functions.
Christopher P Porter*, Drake University
Cameron Fraize, University of Florida
(112303239) 
9:00 a.m.
Efficient Computation of Absolutely Normal Numbers.
Jack H. Lutz*, Iowa State University
(112303335) 
9:30 a.m.
Dimension 1 sequences are close to randoms.
Noam Greenberg, Victoria University of Wellington
Joseph S. Miller, University of WisconsinMadison
Alexander Shen, LIRMM, CNRS & University of Montpellier
Linda Brown Westrick*, University of Connecticut
(112303343) 
10:00 a.m.
Polynomial space randomness and analysis.
Donald M. Stull*, Iowa State University
(112303324) 
10:30 a.m.
Fourier series and Schnorr randomness.
Johanna N.Y. Franklin*, Hofstra University
Timothy H. McNicholl, Iowa State University
Jason Rute, Pennsylvania State University
(112303109)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Enumerative Combinatorics, II
TMH 346, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Eric Egge, Carleton College
Joel Brewster Lewis, University of Minnesota jblewis@math.umn.edu

8:30 a.m.
Pattern avoidance in reverse double lists.
Marika Diepenbroek, University of North Dakota
Monica Maus, Minnesota State Moorhead
Lara Pudwell*, Valparaiso University
Alex Stoll, Clemson University
(11230586) 
9:00 a.m.
Restricted Dumont permutations.
Alexander Burstein*, Howard University
(112305350) 
9:30 a.m.
Sorting permutations using $t+1$ passes through a stack.
Howard Skogman, SUNY Brockport
Rebecca Smith*, SUNY Brockport
(112305221) 
10:00 a.m.
Fast Algorithms for Finding Pattern Avoiders and Counting Pattern Occurrences in Permutations.
William H Kuszmaul*, Stanford University
(112305138) 
10:30 a.m.
The structure of the consecutive pattern poset.
Sergi Elizalde*, Dartmouth College
Peter R.W. McNamara, Bucknell University
(11230533)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics, II
TMH 448, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College abeverid@macalester.edu
Jamie Radcliffe, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Michael Young, Iowa State University

8:30 a.m.
Independent sets near the lower bound in bounded degree graphs.
Zdenek Dvorak, Charles University in Prague
Bernard Lidicky*, Iowa State University
(11230550) 
9:00 a.m.
Restricted Stirling and Lah numbers, and their inverses.
David Galvin*, University of Notre Dame
(11230546) 
9:30 a.m.
Random sampling in computational algebra: Helly numbers and violator spaces.
Jesus A De Loera, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Davis
Sonja Petrovic, Applied Mathematics Department, Illinois Institute of Technology
Despina Stasi*, Applied Mathematics Department, Illinois Institute of Technology
(112305412) 
10:00 a.m.
Perfect matchings and Hamilton cycles in the preferential attachment model.
Alan Frieze, Carnegie Mellon University
Xavier PérezGiménez*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Pawel Pralat, Ryerson University
Benjamin Reiniger, Illinois Institute of Technology
(11230559) 
10:30 a.m.
Multipart NordhausGaddum type problems for treewidth, Colin de Verdière type parameters, and Hadwiger number.
Leslie Hogben*, Iowa State University and American Institute of Mathematics
Jephian C.H. Lin, Iowa State University
Michael Young, Iowa State University
(11230536)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Flows, Integrable Systems and Moving Frames, II
MOH 343, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Joseph Benson, St. Olaf College
Gloria MariBeffa, University of WisconsinMadison maribeff@math.wisc.edu
Peter Olver, University of Minnesota
Rob Thompson, Carleton College

8:30 a.m.
Symplectic Invariants for Curves and Integrable Systems in Symplectic Grassmannian Space.
Changzheng Qu*, Ningbo University
(112353112) 
9:30 a.m.
Integrable Flows for Curves in the Pseudoconformal 3sphere.
Thomas A Ivey*, College of Charleston
Annalisa Calini, College of Charleston
(112353339) 
10:30 a.m.
Darboux transformations on the superline, Berezinians, and densities.
Ekaterina Shemyakova*, New Paltz
(112353288)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Phenomena in Linear and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, II
MOH 324, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Zaher Hani, Georgia Tech
Christof Sparber, University of Illinois at Chicago sparber@uic.edu

8:30 a.m.
Growth of Sobolev norms for cubic NLS on product spaces.
Benoit Pausader*, Brown University
Nikolay Tzvetkov, U. ClergyPontoise
(112335252) 
9:30 a.m.
Onsager's Conjecture and Kolmogorov's Spectrum.
Tristan Buckmaster*, New York University
(11233569) 
10:10 a.m.
Stratified solitary water waves.
Robin Ming Chen, Department of Mathematics, University of Pittsburgh
Samuel Walsh, Department of Mathematics, University of Missouri
Miles H. Wheeler*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(112335379) 
10:40 a.m.
Invariant Manifolds of the Solitary Waves of the Supercritical gKDV Equation.
Jiayin Jin*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Zhiwu Lin, Georgia Institute of Technology
Chongchun Zeng, Georgia Institute of Technology
(112335234)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on New Developments in the Analysis of Nonlocal Operators, II
MOH 321, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
Camelia Pop, University of Minnesota capop@umn.edu

8:30 a.m.
The obstacle problem for the fractional Laplacian with drift.
Nicola Garofalo, Universita di Padova
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
Camelia A. Pop, University of Minnesota
Mariana Smit Vega Garcia*, University of DuisburgEssen
(112335192) 
9:00 a.m.
Higher regularity for the fractional thin obstacle problem.
Wenhui Shi*, Universität Bonn
(112335121) 
9:30 a.m.
Higher regularity of the free boundary in the parabolic Signorini problem.
Agnid Banerjee, TIFR Centre for Applicable Mathematics
Mariana Smit Vega Garcia, University of DuisburgEssen
Andrew K Zeller*, Purdue University
(112335414) 
10:00 a.m.
Extension problem for fractional powers of parabolic operators and applications.
Pablo Raúl Stinga*, Iowa State University
(11233532) 
10:30 a.m.
Regularity for the Free Boundary of HeleShaw by Approximation.
Hector A ChangLara*, Columbia University
Nestor Guillen, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
(11233574)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Algebras and Their Representations, II
TMH 357, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Miodrag Iovanov, University of Iowa miodragiovanov@uiowa.edu
Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
Peter Webb, University of Minnesota

8:30 a.m.
Möbius functions for noncommutative lattices.
Marcelo Aguiar*, Cornell University
Swapneel Mahajan, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
(112306403) 
9:00 a.m.
Bounded Derived Category of Incidence Algebras of Posets.
Kosmas Diveris, St. Olaf College
Marju Purin*, St. Olaf College
Peter Webb, University of Minnesota
(112316391) 
9:30 a.m.
Minimal inclusions of torsion classes.
Emily Barnard, North Carolina State University
Andrew T Carroll*, DePaul University
Gordana Todorov, Northeastern University
Shijie Zhu, Northeastern University
(112316407) 
10:00 a.m.
Mutation of $A_n$ friezes.
Karin Baur, University of Graz
Eleonore Faber, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Sira Gratz, University of Oxford
Khrystyna Serhiyenko*, University of California, Berkeley
Gordana Todorov, Northeastern University
(112316174) 
10:30 a.m.
Picture groups for Dynkin quivers and cohomology in type $A_n$.
Kiyoshi Igusa, Brandeis University
Gordana G. Todorov*, Northeastern University
Jerzy Weyman, University of Connecticut
(112316370)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory, Automorphic Forms and Related Topics, II
TMH 354, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Kwangho Choiy, Southern Illinois University
Dihua Jiang, University of Minnesota
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri takedas@missouri.edu

8:30 a.m.
Uniform bounds on orbital integrals.
ChengChiang Tsai*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(112322229) 
9:00 a.m.
A GelfandGraev Formula and Stable Transfer Factors for $SL_n$.
Daniel Johnstone*, University of Chicago
(112311368) 
9:30 a.m.
Arthur packets are microlocal packets?
Clifton Cunningham, University of Calgary and PIMS
Andrew Fiori, University of Calgary and PIMS
James Mracek, University of Toronto
Ahmed Moussaoui, Université Versailles Saint Quentin
Bin Xu*, University of Calgary and PIMS
(112311322) 
10:00 a.m.
Langlands' beyond endoscopy proposal and the LittlewoodRichardson semigroup.
Heekyoung Hahn*, Duke University
(112311139) 
10:30 a.m.
Multiplicity one theorem for the GinzburgRallis model.
Chen Wan*, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
(1123119)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on pAdic Analysis in Number Theory, I
TMH 352, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
C. Douglas Haessig, University of Rochester chaessig@math.rochester.edu
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota

8:30 a.m.
Newton Slopes for ArtinSchreierWitt Tower in two variables.
Hui June Zhu*, State University of New York at Buffalo
(112311113) 
9:00 a.m.
Slopes for higher rank ArtinSchreierWitt Towers.
Rufei Ren*, University of California, Irvine
Daqing Wan, University of California, Irvine
Liang Xiao, University of Connecticut, Department of Mathematics
Myungjun Yu, University of California, Irvine
(11231117) 
9:30 a.m.
Eigencurves for ArtinSchreierWitt tower and Igusa tower.
Liang Xiao*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
Rufei Ren, University of California, Irvine
Daqing Wan, University of California, Irvine
Ruochuan Liu, Peking University, China
(11231114) 
10:00 a.m.
Some questions about slopes of modular forms.
John Bergdall*, Boston University
Robert Pollack, Boston University
(11231115) 
10:30 a.m.
Lfunctions of symmetric powers of Kloosterman sums.
C. Douglas Haessig*, University of Rochester, NY
(112311196)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, II
TMH 350, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Sarah E. Anderson, University of St. Thomas ande1298@stthomas.edu
Katie Haymaker, Villanova University

9:00 a.m.
Codes from surfaces with small Picard number.
John B Little*, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, College of the Holy Cross
(11239453) 
9:30 a.m.
Group Ring Convolutional Codes: Constructions and Observations.
Jessica OShaughnessy*, Shenandoah University
(11239493) 
10:00 a.m.
Codes over Noncommutative Rings and Duality.
Steve Szabo*, Eastern Kentucky Universty
(112394153) 
10:30 a.m.
A class of selforthogonal three weight codes.
Padmapani Seneviratne*, Texas A&M University  Commerce
(112394155)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on ChipFiring and Divisors on Graphs and Complexes, II
TMH 353, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Caroline Klivans, Brown University
Gregg Musiker, University of Minnesota
Victor Reiner, University of Minnesota reiner@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Matroids and their Jacobians.
Farbod Shokrieh*, Cornell University
(112305200) 
9:30 a.m.
Orientations, Ehrhart Theory, and geometric bijections.
Spencer Backman*, Hausdorff Center for Mathematics, University of Bonn
Matthew Baker, Georgia Institute of Technology
Chi Ho Yuen, Georgia Institute of Technology
(112305313) 
10:00 a.m.
Highdimensional effective resistance.
Woong Kook*, Seoul National University
KangJu Lee, Seoul National University
(112305351) 
10:30 a.m.
Metric polyhedral complexes.
Art M. Duval*, University of Texas at El Paso
Caroline J. Klivans, Brown University
Jeremy L. Martin, University of Kansas
(112305315)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Representation Theory, II
TMH 348, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Michael Chmutov, University of Minnesota mchmutov@gmail.com
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
Travis Scrimshaw, University of Minnesota

9:00 a.m.
Integer valued polynomials and stable representation theory.
Nate Harman*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(112320312) 
9:30 a.m.
A surprising connection between Khovanov's Heisenberg category and the asymptotic representation theory of symmetric groups.
Henry Kvinge*, UC Davis
Anthony Licata, Australian National University
Stuart Mitchell, Australian National University
(112316297) 
10:00 a.m.
Combinatorial representation theory and randomtorandom shuffles.
Franco V Saliola*, Université du Québec à Montréal
(112305285) 
10:30 a.m.
Comparing web and tableau bases for certain symmetric group representations.
Heather Russell, University of Richmond
Julianna Tymoczko*, Smith College
(112305398)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Modeling and Predicting the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Climate, I
MOH 322, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Sam Stechmann, University of WisconsinMadison stechmann@wisc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Precipitating Convection with Fast Cloud Microphysics.
Leslie M Smith*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(112386101) 
9:30 a.m.
On the interaction between the organization of clouds and climate variability.
Thijs Heus*, Cleveland State University
(112376323) 
10:00 a.m.
Arctic Sea Ice Seasonal Prediction by a Linear Markov Model.
Xiaojun Yuan*, LamontDoherty Earth Observaotry of Columbia University
Dake Chen, State Key Laboratory of Satellite Ocean Environment Dynamics, SIO/SOA, Hangzhou, China
Cuihua Li, LamontDoherty Earth Observaotry of Columbia University
Lei Wang, LamontDoherty Earth Observaotry of Columbia University
Wanqiu Wang, Climate Prediction Center, National Centers of Environmental Prediction, NOAA
(112360311) 
10:30 a.m.
A piecewisesmooth dynamical systems analysis of an Arctic sea ice loss model: what we learn from bifurcations when we remove albedo smoothing.
Mary Silber*, University of Chicago
Kaitlin Hill, Northwestern University
Dorian Abbot, University of Chicago
(112337202)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Field Theories and Geometric Representation Theory, II
TMH 351, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Emily Cliff, University of Oxford
Thomas Nevins, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign nevins@illinois.edu

9:00 a.m.
Twisted complexes and homotopy limits of dg categories.
Jonathan Block, University of Pennsylvania
Julian Holstein, Lancaster University
Zhaoting Wei*, Kent State University
(112314187) 
10:00 a.m.
Higher enveloping algebras.
Ben Knudsen*, Harvard University
(11235598)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Symplectic Geometry and Contact Geometry, II
MOH 346, Opus Hall
Organizers:
TianJun Li, University of Minnesota
Cheuk Yu Mak, University of Minnesota
Ke Zhu, Minnesota State University ke.zhu@mnsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Monotone Lagrangians on cotangent bundles.
Mohammed Abouzaid, Columbia University
Luis Diogo*, Columbia University
(112353175) 
9:30 a.m.
Positive factorizations of symmetric mapping classes.
Keiko Kawamuro*, University of Iowa
Tetsuya Ito, Osaka University
(112357213) 
10:00 a.m.
Monotone Viterbo functoriality and subcritical handle attachments.
Weiwei Wu*, University of Georgia
CheukYu Mak, Institute of Advanced Studies
(112353222) 
10:30 a.m.
Solvability of Dirac type equations and automatic transversality of holomorphic curves.
Qingchun Ji, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Ke Zhu*, Minnesota State University Mankato
(112353273)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Arithmetic, I
MOH 323, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Tyler Lawson, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Craig Westerland, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities cwesterl@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Arithmetic enrichments of curve counts.
Kirsten Graham Wickelgren*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(112355129) 
10:00 a.m.
A geometric perspective on Landau's problem over function fields.
Vlad Matei*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(112311194)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Women in Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, I
MOH 318, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Svitlana Mayboroda, University of Minnesota svitlana@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Quantitative inequalities for the dyadic paraproduct.
Maria Cristina Pereyra*, University of New Mexico
(112347259) 
9:30 a.m.
Product Hardy spaces associated to operators with heat kernel bounds on spaces of homogeneous type.
Lesley A. Ward*, School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences, University of South Australia
(11234240) 
10:00 a.m.
Why Gehring's inequality fails in Spaces of Homogeneous Type.
Theresa C Anderson*, UWMadison
David E Weirich, University of New Mexico
(11234334) 
10:30 a.m.
Calculating harmonic measure in doubly connected domains.
M. A. Snipes*, Kenyon College
(112331329)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session on AMS Contributed Paper Session, I
MOH 418, Opus Hall

9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED The Distribution of Integers in a Totally Real Cubic Field.
Tianyi Mao*, CUNY Graduate Center
(112311199) 
9:15 a.m.
Lowdegree factors of random polynomials.
Philip Matchett Wood*, UWMadison Mathematics Department
Sean O'Rourke, CUBoulder Mathematics Department
(112311309) 
9:30 a.m.
Two $q$countings related to $q$multinomial coefficients.
Mark Bly*, University of Tennessee
(112305176) 
9:45 a.m.
Patterns in base $b$ digital roots series.
Jeremiah Bartz*, University of North Dakota
(112311272) 
10:00 a.m.
The Surreal Exponential and OrderReversing Maps between WellOrdered Sets: Preliminary Report.
Harry J Altman*, University of Michigan
(112306186) 
10:15 a.m.
A twostep computation paradigm.
Mojtaba Moniri*, Western Illinois University
(112303405) 
10:30 a.m.
Using Extreme Subsets to Create and Topologize Closure Systems.
Jay Kangel*, Minneapolis, Minnesota
(112352119) 
10:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED Equality Conditions for an ErdősKoRado Theorem for Direct Products.
Xiaoyu Liu*, Wright State University
(112305198)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session on AMS Contributed Paper Session, II
MOH 406, Opus Hall

9:15 a.m.
On Integral Representations of Mellin Barnes and Ramanujan.
Gopala Krishna Srinivasan*, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
(11233338) 
9:30 a.m.
2D array of oscillators with nonlocal coupling.
Gabriela Jaramillo*, University of Arizona
Shankar Venkataramani, University of Arizona
(112335256) 
9:45 a.m.
Modeling the Bowed Violin to Effectively Produce an Accurate Violin Sound Using Mathematical and Physical Analysis.
Heekyoung Woo*, Choice Research Group
Richard Kyung, Choice Research Group
(112342415) 
10:00 a.m.
The arithmetic geometry of resonant Rossby wave triads.
Gene S Kopp*, University of Michigan
(112376417) 
10:15 a.m.
Complex cyclic behaviours in competitive systems and the ubiquitous nature of intransitivity.
Alexander Y Klimenko*, School of Mechanical & Mining Eng, The University Of Queensland, Australia
(112391135) 
10:30 a.m.
Economic Solution of Homelessness.
Hyeonjo Jeong, Choice Research Group
Richard Kyung*, Choice Research Group
(112391410) 
10:45 a.m.
Economy and the Efficiency of the Spending on Homesess.
Hyeonjo Jeong, Choice Research Group
Jihyun Kim*, Choice Research Group
Richard Kyung, cho
(112391418)

9:15 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and Physics of Tornado Modeling, II
MOH 345, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Pavel Belik, Augsburg College
Douglas P. Dokken, University of St. Thomas
Kurt Scholz, University of St. Thomas
Misha Shvartsman, University of St. Thomas mmshvartsman@stthomas.edu

8:30 a.m.
Applications of a vortex gas model to tornadogenesis and maintenance.
Pavel Belik, Augsburg College
Doug Dokken*, University of St. Thomas
Mikhail Shvartsman, University of St. Thomas
Kurt Scholz, University of St. Thomas
Corey Potvin, NSSL
(112376149) 
9:30 a.m.
Equilibrium statistics of vortex filaments on a cubic lattice and entropy computation.
Pavel Bělík*, Augsburg College
Aleksandr Lukanen, Augsburg College
Douglas Dokken, University of St. Thomas
Mikhail Shvartsman, University of St. Thomas
Kurt Scholz, University of St. Thomas
(112376212) 
10:30 a.m.
"Vortex interactions and superhelicity in tornadic supercell thunderstorms".
Marcus L Büker*, Western Illinois University
(112376365)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Physics, II
MOH 301, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University
Alexander Voronov, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities voronov@umn.edu

9:30 a.m.
Mtheory and rational homotopy theory.
Hisham Sati*, University of Pittsburgh and New York University
(112381356) 
10:00 a.m.
Elliptic Algebras from Instanton Counting.
Peter Koroteev*, University of California Davis
(112381128) 
10:30 a.m.
Homotopy probability theory.
John Terilla*, CUNY
(112381332)

9:30 a.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 11:05 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Invited Address
Algebraic Symplectic Varieties, Classical and Quantum.
Thornton Auditorium, Terrence Murphy Hall
Thomas Nevins*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(11231479) 
Saturday October 29, 2016, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
On some approximations to homotopy theory.
Thornton Auditorium, Terrence Murphy Hall
Charles Rezk*, University of Illinois
(112355396) 
Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, III
TMH 350, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Sarah E. Anderson, University of St. Thomas ande1298@stthomas.edu
Katie Haymaker, Villanova University

2:30 p.m.
Rank weight as qanalogue of Hamming weight.
Iwan M Duursma*, Univ of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
(112305377) 
3:00 p.m.
Structural Results on Factor Graphs of Polar Codes.
Jessalyn Bolkema*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Katherine Morrison, University of Northern Colorado
Judy L. Walker, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(112394384) 
3:30 p.m.
The Extension Theorem for Lee Weight.
Jay A Wood*, Western Michigan University
(11239476) 
4:00 p.m.
Distributed storage systems from regular graphs.
Felice Manganiello*, Clemson University
Fiona Knoll, Clemson University
Gretchen Matthews, Clemson University
Shuhong Gao, Clemson University
(112394183)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on ChipFiring and Divisors on Graphs and Complexes, III
TMH 353, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Caroline Klivans, Brown University
Gregg Musiker, University of Minnesota
Victor Reiner, University of Minnesota reiner@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Chipfiring and algebraic curves.
Sam Payne*, Yale University
David Jensen, University of Kentucky
(112305122) 
3:00 p.m.
BrillNoether theory for Graphs and Commutative Algebra.
Madhusudan Manjunath*, Queen Mary University of London
Fink Alex, Queen Mary University of London
(112305104) 
3:30 p.m.
Combinatorial and Geometric View of the System Reliability Theory.
Fatemeh Mohammadi*, Technical University Berlin (TU Berlin)
(112305126) 
4:00 p.m.
Monomial ideals from restricted chipfiring.
Anton Dochtermann*, Texas State University
(112305385)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Matrix Theory, III
TMH 401, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Adam Berliner, St. Olaf College
Brenda Kroschel, University of St. Thomas bkkroschel@stthomas.edu
Nathan Warnberg, University WisconsinLaCrosse

2:30 p.m.
Constructions of cospectral graphs for the normalized Laplacian.
Steve Butler*, Iowa State University
(112305151) 
3:30 p.m.
Zero forcing, power domination, and power propagation time.
Chassidy Bozeman*, Iowa State University
(11230543) 
4:00 p.m.
On Random Walk Centrality.
Steve Kirkland*, Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba
(112315143)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Representation Theory, III
TMH 348, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Michael Chmutov, University of Minnesota mchmutov@gmail.com
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
Travis Scrimshaw, University of Minnesota

2:30 p.m.
From the weak Bruhat order to crystal posets.
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University
Cristian Lenart*, State University of New York at Albany
(112305116) 
3:00 p.m.
Rigged Configurations and $B(\infty)$.
Ben Salisbury*, Central Michigan University
Travis Scrimshaw, University of Minnesota
(112305201) 
3:30 p.m.
Affine geometric crystal on the Grassmannian.
Gabriel Frieden*, University of Michigan
(112305360) 
4:00 p.m.
Total positivity, networks, and cluster variables: from type $A$ to type $C$.
Rachel Karpman*, The Ohio State University
(11230513)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Discrete Structures: Analysis and Applications (IMA Reunion), II
TMH 446, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University hogben@iastate.edu
Ryan Martin, Iowa State University
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University

2:30 p.m.
Do Minkowski averages get progressively more convex?
Arnaud Marsiglietti*, California Institute of Technology
Matthieu Fradelizi, Universite ParisEst MarnelaVallee
Mokshay Madiman, University of Delaware
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University
(11235289) 
3:00 p.m.
Selfsimilarity in the spectra of random unitary matrices.
Elizabeth Meckes, Case Western Reserve University
Mark Meckes*, Case Western Reserve University
(112360168) 
3:30 p.m.
Rogozin's convolution inequality for locally compact groups.
Mokshay Madiman*, University of Delaware
James Melbourne, University of Delaware
Peng Xu, University of Delaware
(11236023) 
4:00 p.m.
Minentropy power inequalities, bounds on marginal densities of product measures, and a theorem of Rogozin.
Mokshay Madiman, University of Delaware
James Melbourne*, University of Delaware
Peng Xu, University of Delaware
(112360279)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Effective Mathematics in Discrete and Continuous Worlds, III
TMH 355, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University wcalvert@siu.edu
Timothy McNicholl, Iowa State University

2:30 p.m.
Computable structures of Scott rank $\omega_1^{CK}$.
Matthew HarrisonTrainor, University of California, Berkeley
Gregory Igusa, University of Notre Dame, Victoria University, Wellington
Julia Knight*, University of Notre Dame
(11230365) 
3:00 p.m.
Khisamiev functions and algebraic structures.
Valentina Harizanov*, George Washington University
(112303253) 
3:30 p.m.
Effective labelings of infinite graphs.
Oscar Levin*, University of Northern Colorado
(112303303) 
4:00 p.m.
A computable structure of finite computable dimension without a strong degree of categoricity.
Barbara Csima, University of Waterloo
Jonathan Stephenson*, University of Waterloo
(112303320)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Enumerative Combinatorics, III
TMH 346, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Eric Egge, Carleton College
Joel Brewster Lewis, University of Minnesota jblewis@math.umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Growth rates of permutation classes.
Jay Pantone, Dartmouth College
Vincent Vatter*, University of Florida
(112305293) 
3:00 p.m.
On the Growth of Merges and Staircases of Permutation Classes.
Michael H Albert, University of Otago
Jay Pantone*, Dartmouth College
Vincent Vatter, University of Florida
(112305251) 
3:30 p.m.
PatternAvoiding Polytopes.
Robert Davis*, Michigan State University
Bruce E. Sagan, Michigan State University
(1123057) 
4:00 p.m.
On a systematic study of avoidance within integer partitions.
Jonathan S Bloom*, Lafayette College
Dan Saracino, Colgate University
(112305359)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics, III
TMH 448, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College abeverid@macalester.edu
Jamie Radcliffe, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Michael Young, Iowa State University

2:30 p.m.
On the ErdosSzekeres convex polygon problem.
Andrew Suk*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(11235281) 
3:00 p.m.
An asymptotic multipartite KühnOsthus theorem.
Ryan R Martin*, Iowa State University
Richard Mycroft, University of Birmingham
Jozef Skokan, London School of Economics
(11230520) 
3:30 p.m.
Infection processes on infinite trees.
Karen Gunderson*, University of Manitoba
(112305375) 
4:00 p.m.
Coloring the square of subcubic planar graphs.
Stephen G. Hartke*, University of Colorado Denver
(11230548)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Flows, Integrable Systems and Moving Frames, III
MOH 343, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Joseph Benson, St. Olaf College
Gloria MariBeffa, University of WisconsinMadison maribeff@math.wisc.edu
Peter Olver, University of Minnesota
Rob Thompson, Carleton College

2:30 p.m.
Applications of Signature curves in Computer Vision.
Cheri Shakiban*, University of St. Thomas
(11230049) 
3:30 p.m.
A Lyapunov functional for the Hasimoto filament.
Annalisa M Calini*, College of Charleston
Stephane Lafortune, College of Charleston
Brenton J Lemesurier, College of Charleston
(112335270)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and Related Areas, II
MOH 326, Opus Hall

2:30 p.m.
Generalized cluster structures in PoissonLie groups.
Michael Gekhtman*, University of Notre Dame
(112313169) 
3:00 p.m.
The GelfandZeitlin system for gl(n) and so(n).
Sam Evens*, University of Notre Dame
(112322232) 
3:30 p.m.
Geometry of Complex GelfandZeitlin Systems II.
Mark Colarusso*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(112322369)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Special Session on Knotting in Physical Systems, in celebration of Kenneth C. Millett's 75th birthday, III
MOH 450, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ave Maria University
Eric Rawdon, University of St. Thomas ejrawdon@stthomas.edu

2:30 p.m.
KnotPlot after 25 (or so) years.
Rob Scharein*, Hypnagogic Software, Vancouver BC, Canada
(112368413) 
3:00 p.m.
Size and knotting results for open chains, generated ergodically, with arbitrarily large excluded volume.
Laura K. Plunkett*, Holy Names University
(11235454) 
3:30 p.m.
More knots in knots: a study of classical knot diagrams.
Kenneth C Millett*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(11235742)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and Physics of Tornado Modeling, III
MOH 345, Opus Hall

2:30 p.m.
On the interaction of a vortex induced by a rotating cylinder with a plane.
Daozhi Han*, Indiana University Bloomington
Roger Temam, Indiana University Bloomington
(112376240) 
3:30 p.m.
(1)homogeneous solutions of stationary incompressible NavierStokes equations with singular rays.
Li Li, Harbin Institute of Technology
Yanyan Li, Rutgers University
Xukai Yan*, Rutgers University
(112335260)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Modeling and Predicting the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Climate, II
MOH 322, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Sam Stechmann, University of WisconsinMadison stechmann@wisc.edu

2:30 p.m.
The Diffusion Forecasting Method.
John Harlim*, The Pennsylvania State University
(11236018) 
3:00 p.m.
A datadriven method for improving the correlation estimation in serial ensemble Kalman filters.
Michele De La Chevrotiere*, The Pennsylvania State University
John Harlim, The Pennsylvania State University
(11236028) 
3:30 p.m.
Quantifying Uncertainty in Time Averages of Climate Signals with both Short and LongRange Dependence.
Matthew Bowers*, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Purdue University
Wenwen Tung, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
(112362392) 
4:00 p.m.
Extraction and Prediction Of Coherent Patterns In Incompressible Flows Through SpaceTime Koopman Analysis.
Dimitrios Giannakis*, Courant Insitute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(11237644)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Phenomena in Linear and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, III
MOH 324, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Zaher Hani, Georgia Tech
Christof Sparber, University of Illinois at Chicago sparber@uic.edu

2:30 p.m.
Nonlinear modulatioal instability of dispersive wave models.
Jiayin Jin, Georgia Institute of Technology
Shasha Liao, Nankai University and Georgia Institute of Technology
Zhiwu Lin*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(112335254) 
3:30 p.m.
Semiclassical phenomena in the threewave resonant interaction equations.
Robert Buckingham*, University of Cincinnati
Robert Jenkins, University of Arizona
Peter Miller, University of Michigan
(112335266) 
4:00 p.m.
Numerical inverse scattering for the Toda lattice.
Thomas Trogdon*, UC Irvine
Deniz Bilman, University of Michigan
(112365386)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on New Developments in the Analysis of Nonlocal Operators, III
MOH 321, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
Camelia Pop, University of Minnesota capop@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Heat kernels of nonsymmetric jump processes:beyond the stable case.
Panki Kim, Seoul National UNiversity
Renming Song*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Zoran Vondracek, University of Zagreb
(11236067) 
3:30 p.m.
Boundary Harnack principle and Dirichlet heat kernel estimates for nonsymmetric stablelike operators.
Janna Lierl*, University of Connecticut
(112360294) 
4:00 p.m.
Holder continuity for nondivergence equations involving a nonlocal time derivative of Marchaud or Caputo type.
Mark Allen*, Brigham Young University
(112335145)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Algebras and Their Representations, III
TMH 357, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Miodrag Iovanov, University of Iowa miodragiovanov@uiowa.edu
Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
Peter Webb, University of Minnesota

2:30 p.m.
Dual reflection group coactions.
Ellen E. Kirkman*, Wake Forest University
James J. Kuzmanovich, Wake Forest University
James J. Zhang, University of Washington, Seattle
(112316162) 
3:00 p.m.
Exotic elliptic algebras.
Alexandru Chirvasitu*, University of Washington
S. Paul Smith, University of Washington
(11231675) 
3:30 p.m.
On the invariant theory for special biserial algebras.
Calin I Chindris*, University of MissouriColumbia
(112316179) 
4:00 p.m.
Moduli of Special Biserial Algebras.
Calin Chindris, University of Missouri
Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
Amelie Schreiber, University of Connecticut
Jerzy Weyman*, University of Connecticut
(112316408)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Field Theories and Geometric Representation Theory, III
TMH 351, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Emily Cliff, University of Oxford
Thomas Nevins, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign nevins@illinois.edu

2:30 p.m.
Cacti, crystals, and monodromy of the shift of argument algebras.
Iva Halacheva*, Lancaster University
Joel Kamnitzer, University of Toronto
Leonid Rybnikov, Higher School or Economics
Alex Weekes, Perimeter Institute
(112316228) 
3:30 p.m.
2Representation Theory of $p$DG 2Categories.
Robert Laugwitz*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Vanessa Miemietz, University of East Anglia
(112318195)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory, Automorphic Forms and Related Topics, III
TMH 354, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Kwangho Choiy, Southern Illinois University
Dihua Jiang, University of Minnesota
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri takedas@missouri.edu

2:30 p.m.
On the Local Converse Theorem for padic GLn.
Baiying Liu*, Purdue University
Herve Jacquet, Columbia University
(112311147) 
3:00 p.m.
On stability of $\gamma$.
James W Cogdell*, Ohio State University
(112311207) 
4:00 p.m.
On refined refinements of strong multiplicity one.
Kimball Martin*, University of Oklahoma
Nahid Walji, University of Zurich
(11231192)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Symplectic Geometry and Contact Geometry, III
MOH 346, Opus Hall
Organizers:
TianJun Li, University of Minnesota
Cheuk Yu Mak, University of Minnesota
Ke Zhu, Minnesota State University ke.zhu@mnsu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Convexity properties of Hamiltonian transversely symplectic manifolds.
Yi Lin*, Georgia Southern University
(112353302) 
3:00 p.m.
Curvature Pinching and Gromov Volume of conic 2spheres.
Hao Fang*, IA
(112351373) 
3:30 p.m.
Symplectic Laplacians, cohomology and boundary conditions.
Lihan Wang*, UC Riverside
(112351269) 
4:00 p.m.
Hard Lefschetz Property of Symplectic Structures on Compact Kähler Manifolds.
H. Andersen*, University of Minnesota  Twin Cities
(112353382)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on The Topology of 3 and 4Manifolds, III
MOH 403, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
Alexander Zupan, University of NebraskaLincoln zupan@unl.edu

2:30 p.m.
The Unicity Conjecture for the Kauffman bracket skein algebra.
Charles Frohman*, The University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska, National Science Foundation
Thang Le, Georgia Tech
(112357152) 
3:00 p.m.
Khovanov homology detects adequate homogeneous states.
Thomas Kindred*, University of Iowa
(112357376) 
3:30 p.m.
A topological characterization of toroidally alternating knots.
Seungwon Kim*, The Graduate Center, CUNY
(112357165) 
4:00 p.m.
Determining unknotting numbers.
Mark Brittenham*, University of Nebraska
(112357137)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Arithmetic, II
MOH 323, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Tyler Lawson, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Craig Westerland, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities cwesterl@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Perspectives on the telescope conjecture.
Agnes Beaudry, University of Colorado
Mark Behrens*, University of Notre Dame
Prasit Bhattacharya, University of Notre Dame
Dominic Culver, University of Notre Dame
Doug Ravenel, University of Rochester
Zhouli Xu, University of Chicago
(112355219) 
3:30 p.m.
Complex multiplication and homotopy.
Andrew Salch*, Wayne State University
(112355184)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topology and Physics, III
MOH 301, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University
Alexander Voronov, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities voronov@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Factorization homology and the Kontsevich integral.
Nikita S. Markarian*, HSE, Moscow, Russia
(112355166) 
3:00 p.m.
Integrating quasiisomorphisms between $L_\infty$algebras.
Christopher L Rogers*, University of Nevada, Reno
Chenchang Zhu, GeorgAugustUniversität Göttingen
(112355226) 
3:30 p.m.
A model for higher Picard groupoids.
Amit Sharma*, McGill University
(112300355) 
4:00 p.m.
The dihedral type subcategory of a metaplectic category.
Yu Tsumura*, The Ohio State University
(112318267)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Women in Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, II
MOH 318, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Svitlana Mayboroda, University of Minnesota svitlana@umn.edu

2:30 p.m.
Boundary value problems for elliptic and parabolic equations with nonsmooth coefficients.
Jill Pipher*, Brown University
(112342110) 
3:00 p.m.
The Neumann problem for symmetric higher order elliptic differential equations.
Ariel E Barton*, University of Arkansas
(112335140) 
3:30 p.m.
Recent progress on Landis' conjecture.
Blair Davey*, City College of New York, City University of New York
(11233599) 
4:00 p.m.
Two weight estimates with matrix measures for welllocalized operators.
Amalia Culiuc*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(112326238)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on pAdic Analysis in Number Theory, II
TMH 352, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
C. Douglas Haessig, University of Rochester chaessig@math.rochester.edu
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota

2:30 p.m.
Integrality properties of $A$hypergeometric series.
Alan C Adolphson*, Oklahoma State University
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota
(112311397) 
3:00 p.m.
On the integrality of hypergeometric series with parameters from quadratic fields.
Shaofang Hong*, Mathematical College, Sichuan University
Chunlin Wang, Center for Combinatorics, Nankai University
(112311353) 
3:30 p.m.
Distinguished Root Formulas for Generalized CalabiYau Projective Hypersurfaces.
Steven Sperber*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Alan Adolphson, Oklahoma State University (retired)
(112314131) 
4:00 p.m.
Invertible Hypersurfaces over a Finite Field and Mirror Symmetry.
Marco Aldi*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Andrija Perunicic, New York City, NY
(112311341)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.
Session on AMS Contributed Paper Session, III
MOH 418, Opus Hall

2:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Complete Commuting Solutions of a Class of Quadratic Matrix Equations.
J Ding*, University of Southern Mississippi
Q Dong, Yangzhou University
(112315231) 
3:00 p.m.
Some remarks on a conjecture of Polya and Szego.
Seyed M Zoalroshd*, Chesterfield, MO
(112347142) 
3:15 p.m.
Lattices and the $1/32/3$ Conjecture.
Emily J Olson*, Michigan State University
Bruce Sagan, Michigan State University
(112305321) 
3:30 p.m.
Fourier analysis and counting lattice points inside polytopes.
QuangNhat Le*, Brown University, Providence, RI
Ricardo Diaz, University of Northern Colorado
Sinai Robins, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(112305275) 
3:45 p.m.
A new lower bound for a vertex identifying code in general graphs.
Ryan R. Martin, Iowa State University
Brendon Stanton, US Government
Shanise Walker*, Iowa State University
(112305314) 
4:00 p.m.
Injective choosability of subcubic planar graphs with girth 6.
Boris Brimkov, Rice University
Jennifer Edmond, Syracuse University
Robert Lazar, Iowa State University
Bernard Lidický, Iowa State University
Kacy Messerschmidt*, Iowa State University
Abhishek Methuku, Central European University
Shanise Walker, Iowa State University
(112305401)

2:45 p.m.

Saturday October 29, 2016, 4:40 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Invited Address
Stochastic PDEs for Tropical Weather and Climate.
Thornton Auditorium, Terrence Murphy Hall
Samuel N. Stechmann*, University of WisconsinMadison
(11237631) 
Saturday October 29, 2016, 5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Reception
All are welcome. Reception will take place in the first floor atrium and second floor balcony.
2nd Floor Balcony, School of Law
Sunday October 30, 2016

Sunday October 30, 2016, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discrete Structures: Analysis and Applications (IMA Reunion), III
TMH 446, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University hogben@iastate.edu
Ryan Martin, Iowa State University
Elisabeth Werner, Case Western Reserve University

8:00 a.m.
Combinatorial Interpretation of Birational Rowmotion on Rectangular Posets.
Gregg Musiker*, University of Minnesota
Tom Roby, University of Connecticut
(112305124) 
8:30 a.m.
Degree versions of the ErdosKoRado Theorem and Erdos hypergraph matching conjecture.
Hao Huang*, Emory University
Yi Zhao, Georgia State University
(11230556) 
9:00 a.m.
Counting independent sets in hypergraphs.
Prasad Tetali*, Professor, Georgia Tech
(112305237) 
9:30 a.m.
On Relative Turán Numbers.
Jacques Verstraete*, University of California, San Diego
Michael Molloy, University of Toronto
Benjamin Sudakov, ETH Zurich
(112305171) 
10:00 a.m.
The number of nonisomorphic subtrees of trees.
Eva Czabarka, University of South Carolina
Laszlo A. Szekely*, University of South Carolina
Stephan Wagner, Stellenbosch University
(11230584) 
10:30 a.m.
A hitting time formula for the discrete Green's function.
Andrew Beveridge*, Macalester College
(112305108) 
11:00 a.m.
Inducibility in binary trees and tanglegram crossing numbers.
Eva Czabarka*, University of South Carolina
Laszlo A. Szekely, University of South Carolina
Stephan Wagner, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
(112305106) 
11:30 a.m.
Problems on Rainbow 3term Arithmetic Progressions.
Michael Young*, Iowa State University
(112305284)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Knotting in Physical Systems, in celebration of Kenneth C. Millett's 75th birthday, IV
MOH 450, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Jorge Alberto Calvo, Ave Maria University
Eric Rawdon, University of St. Thomas ejrawdon@stthomas.edu

8:00 a.m.
Sampling equilateral space polygons.
Jason Cantarella*, University of Georgia
Bertrand Duplantier, IPhT Saclay
Clayton Shonkwiler, Colorado State University
Erica Uehara, Ochanomizu University
(112353120) 
8:30 a.m.
Geometric Properties of Knotted Random Polygons in Confinement.
Uta Ziegler*, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY
Y Diao, UNC  Charlotte, NC
C. Ernst, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY
E. Rawdon, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
(112357298) 
9:00 a.m.
Petal Links.
Jason Parsley*, Wake Forest University
Hao Chen, Wake Forest University
(112357334) 
9:30 a.m.
What's the probability that a random triangle is obtuse? or: What the heck is a "random triangle", anyway?
Jason Cantarella, University of Georgia
Thomas Needham, The Ohio State University
Clayton Shonkwiler*, Colorado State University
Gavin Stewart, New York University
(112353286) 
10:00 a.m.
Local and Nonlocal Knotting in Lattice Models of Confined Polymers.
Christine Soteros*, University of Saskatchewan
(112382161) 
10:30 a.m.
Coherent and incoherent nullification of torus knots.
Claus Ernst*, Western Kentucky University
(112357340) 
11:00 a.m.
Topological measures of financial network complexity.
Mark D Flood, Office of Financial Research, Washington D.C.
Jonathan Simon*, Department of Mathematics, University of Iowa; and Office of Financial Research
Mathew Timm, Department of Mathematics, Bradley University
(112391146) 
11:30 a.m.
Supercoiling can help type II topoisomerases to unknot and unlink DNA.
Eric J Rawdon*, University of St. Thomas
(11235768)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Flows, Integrable Systems and Moving Frames, IV
MOH 343, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Joseph Benson, St. Olaf College
Gloria MariBeffa, University of WisconsinMadison maribeff@math.wisc.edu
Peter Olver, University of Minnesota
Rob Thompson, Carleton College

8:30 a.m.
Jacobians with prescribed eignvectors.
Michael R Benfield, North Carolina State University
Helge Kristian Jenssen, Pennsylvania State University
Irina A. Kogan*, North Carolina State University
(11235370) 
9:30 a.m.
The Generalized Inverse Problem in the Calculus of Variations and BiHamiltonian Systems.
Mark E Fels*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Utah State University
(112335236) 
10:30 a.m.
Progress Toward a Moduli Theory of Involutive Differential Equations.
Abraham David Smith*, University of WisconsinStout
(112353208) 
11:00 a.m.
A family of projectively natural discrete flows on the space of polygons.
QuangNhat Le*, Brown University, Providence, RI
(112337276) 
11:30 a.m.
$Q$systems and Generalizations in Representation Theory.
Darlayne Addabbo*, Champaign
(112317388)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Topology of 3 and 4Manifolds, IV
MOH 403, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
Alexander Zupan, University of NebraskaLincoln zupan@unl.edu

8:30 a.m.
Guts and volume for a simple family of hyperbolic $3$orbifolds.
Christopher K Atkinson*, University of Minnesota, Morris
Jessica Mallepalle, Arcadia University
Joseph Melby, University of Minnesota, Morris
Shawn Rafalski, Fairfield University
Jennifer Vaccaro, Olin College of Engineering
(112357301) 
9:00 a.m.
Commensurability classes of hyperbolic knot and link complements.
Christian R Millichap*, Linfield College
William Worden, Temple University
(112357133) 
9:30 a.m.
Linking numbers of pseudobranch curves in irregular dihedral covers.
Patricia Cahn*, Smith College
Alexandra Kjuchukova, University of WisconsinMadison
(112357395) 
10:00 a.m.
Algorithms and dynamical systems for closed 3manifold groups, I.
Mark Brittenham, University of Nebraska
Susan Hermiller*, University of Nebraska
Tim Susse, University of Nebraska
(112320349) 
10:30 a.m.
Algorithms and dynamical systems for closed 3manifold groups, II.
Tim Susse*, University of Nebraska
Mark Brittenham, University of Nebraska
Susan Hermiller, University of Nebraska
(112320326) 
11:00 a.m.
On nonembeddability of knot groups into the group of analytic diffeomorphisms of the interval.
Azer Akhmedov*, Associate Professor, NDSU
Cody Martin, Graduate Student, NDSU
(112357344) 
11:30 a.m.
Computing Heegaard genus is NPhard.
David Bachman, Pitzer College
Ryan DerbyTalbot*, Quest University Canada
Eric Sedgwick, Depaul University
(11235745)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, IV
TMH 350, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Sarah E. Anderson, University of St. Thomas ande1298@stthomas.edu
Katie Haymaker, Villanova University

9:00 a.m.
Quasiquadratic residue codes and their weight distributions.
Jing Hao*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Nigel Boston, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(112305287) 
9:30 a.m.
Weakly Mutually Uncorrelated Codes.
Seyed Mohammadhossein Tabatabaei Yazdi*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Han Mao Kiah, Nanyang Technological University
Olgica Milenkovic, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(112392393) 
10:00 a.m.
Algebraic Signatures of Convex and NonConvex Neural Codes.
Katherine Morrison*, University of Northern Colorado
(112394380) 
10:30 a.m.
Explicit JohnsonLindenstrauss projection of high dimensional data.
Fiona Knoll*, Clemson University
Shuhong Gao, Clemson University
Yue Mao, Clemson University
Lin You, Hangzhou Dianzi University
(112368362)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on ChipFiring and Divisors on Graphs and Complexes, IV
TMH 353, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Caroline Klivans, Brown University
Gregg Musiker, University of Minnesota
Victor Reiner, University of Minnesota reiner@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Accessibility numbers in abelian sandpile model on a directed graph.
Luis David Garcia Puente*, Sam Houston State University
Elizabeth Herman, North Carolina State University
Amadeus Martin, University of NebraskaLincoln
Bryan Oakley, University of WisconsinMadison
(112305159) 
9:30 a.m.
Cokernels of Random Matrices and Sandpile Groups.
Nathan Kaplan*, University of California, Irvine
(112305265) 
10:00 a.m.
Mixing time and eigenvalues of the abelian sandpile Markov chain.
Daniel C Jerison, Cornell University
Lionel Levine*, Cornell University
John Pike, Cornell University
(112360409) 
10:30 a.m.
Critical groups and symmetry.
Andrew Berget*, Western Washington University
(112305214) 
11:00 a.m.
Arithmetical structures over the path.
Hugo Corrales*, CINVESTAV
(112305333) 
11:30 a.m.
Arithmetical structures on graphs and Catalan combinatorics.
Jeremy L. Martin*, University of Kansas
(112305130)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Matrix Theory, IV
TMH 401, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Adam Berliner, St. Olaf College
Brenda Kroschel, University of St. Thomas bkkroschel@stthomas.edu
Nathan Warnberg, University WisconsinLaCrosse

9:00 a.m.
Upper triangular sign patterns that require eventual exponential nonnegativity.
Craig Erickson*, Grand View University
(112315246) 
9:30 a.m.
4 conjectures in spectral extremal graph theory.
Michael Tait*, Carnegie Mellon University
Josh Tobin, UC San Diego
(11230558) 
10:00 a.m.
LIGHTS OUT! on Cartesian Products.
Travis Peters*, Iowa State University
Michael Young, Iowa State University
John Goldwasser, West Virginia University
(11231595) 
10:30 a.m.
Convex polytopes and minimum ranks of nonnegative sign pattern matrices.
Wei Fang, North University of China
Wei Gao, Georgia State University
Fei Gong, Georgia State University
Yubin Gao, North University of China
Guangming Jing, Georgia State University
Zhongshan Li*, Georgia State University
Yanling Shao, North University of China
Lihua Zhang, Gorgia State University
(112315233) 
11:00 a.m.
Distance spectra of graphs.
Jephian C.H. Lin*, Iowa State University
(11231560) 
11:30 a.m.
The eprsequence over a field of characteristic 2.
Xavier MartinezRivera*, Iowa State University
(112315308)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Effective Mathematics in Discrete and Continuous Worlds, IV
TMH 355, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University wcalvert@siu.edu
Timothy McNicholl, Iowa State University

9:00 a.m.
The structure of computably enumerable equivalence relations.
Uri Andrews*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(112303364) 
9:30 a.m.
Effectiveness for the Dual Ramsey theorem.
Damir Dzhafarov, University of Connecticut
Stephen Flood, Bridgewater State University
Reed Solomon*, University of Connecticut
Linda Brown Westrick, University of Connecticut
(112303250) 
10:00 a.m.
Bounded Quantifier Strong Minimality.
Tamvana Makuluni*, University of WisconsinMadison
(112303389) 
10:30 a.m.
A uniform reducibility in computably presented Polish spaces.
Timothy H. Rute, Iowa State University
Jason M. Rute*, Pennsylvania State University
(112303230) 
11:00 a.m.
Formal languages, topology, and some challenging computations.
James D Currie*, The University of Winnipeg
(11230583) 
11:30 a.m.
Computabilitytheoretic methods in descriptive set theory.
Takayuki Kihara*, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley
(11230352)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Enumerative Combinatorics, IV
TMH 346, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Eric Egge, Carleton College
Joel Brewster Lewis, University of Minnesota jblewis@math.umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Hook formulas for skew shapes.
Alejandro Morales, UCLA
Igor Pak, UCLA
Greta Panova*, University of Pennsylvania
(112305227) 
9:30 a.m.
Hook formulas for skew shapes II.
Alejandro H. Morales*, University of California, Los Angeles
Igor Pak, University of California, Los Angeles
Greta Panova, University of Pennsylvania
(112305277) 
10:00 a.m.
Sign functions for reduced expressions in Coxeter groups: proof of a conjecture of Bergeron, Ceballos and Labbé.
Darij Grinberg*, Cambridge
(11230564) 
10:30 a.m.
Ascents and descents in binary trees, hyperplane arrangements and rook placements.
Vasu Vineet Tewari*, University of Washington, Seattle
(112305103) 
11:00 a.m.
Chained permutations and alternating sign matrices  inspired by threeperson chess.
Dylan Heuer, North Dakota State University
Chelsey Morrow, North Dakota State University
Benjamin Noteboom, North Dakota State University
Sara Solhjem, North Dakota State University
Jessica Striker*, North Dakota State University
Corey Vorland, North Dakota State University
(112305211) 
11:30 a.m.
Descent and peak polynomials.
Bruce E. Sagan*, Michigan State University
(11230526)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Extremal and Probabilistic Combinatorics, IV
TMH 448, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Andrew Beveridge, Macalester College abeverid@macalester.edu
Jamie Radcliffe, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Michael Young, Iowa State University

9:00 a.m.
Induced Turán numbers.
Craig Timmons*, California State University Sacramento
PoShen Loh, Carnegie Mellon
Michael Tait, Carnegie Mellon
(112305193) 
9:30 a.m.
Minimum number of edges in digraphs with specified diameter.
Zoltan Furedi, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Sogol Jahanbekam*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(112305289) 
10:00 a.m.
Extremal graphs forbidding an odd cycle.
David S. Gunderson*, University of Manitoba
(112305404) 
10:30 a.m.
Minimizing the independence polynomial over regular graphs.
Jonathan Cutler*, Montclair State University
A. J. Radcliffe, University of NebraskaLincoln
(112305283) 
11:00 a.m.
Triangletilings in graphs without large independent sets.
Jozsef Balogh, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Andrew McDowell, University of Birmingham
Theodore Molla*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampagin
Richard Mycroft, University of Birmingham
(11230585) 
11:30 a.m.
Enumeration of domino tilings of a double Aztec rectangle.
Tri Lai*, Department of Mathematics, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(112305114)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and Related Areas, III
MOH 326, Opus Hall

9:00 a.m.
Asymptotic analysis of a deformed TracyWidom distribution.
Robert Buckingham*, University of Cincinnati
Thomas Bothner, University of Michigan
(112341271) 
10:00 a.m.
The FockRosly Poisson structure as defined by a quasitriangular $r$matrix.
Victor Mouquin*, University of Toronto
(112353347) 
11:00 a.m.
Classification of Toric Poisson structures.
Arlo Caine*, California State Polytechnic University Pomona
Berit Nilsen Givens, California State Polytechnic University Pomona
(112353127)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Modeling and Predicting the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Climate, III
MOH 322, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Sam Stechmann, University of WisconsinMadison stechmann@wisc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Assimilating nonlinear Lagrangian data into a highdimensional ocean model.
Elaine Spiller*, Marquette University
(112300291) 
9:30 a.m.
Energetics of the Ocean Surface at Low Frequencies in GFDL's CM2O Model Hierarchy.
Amanda K O'Rourke*, University of Michigan
Brian Arbic, University of Michigan
Stephen Griffies, Princeton University/NOAA GFDL
(112386125) 
10:00 a.m.
A Gaussianproduct stochastic GentMcWilliams parameterization.
Ian G Grooms*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(11238611) 
10:30 a.m.
Diffusive Boltzmann equation and its fluid dynamics.
Rafail V Abramov*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(11237635) 
11:00 a.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Phenomena in Linear and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, IV
MOH 324, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Zaher Hani, Georgia Tech
Christof Sparber, University of Illinois at Chicago sparber@uic.edu

9:00 a.m.
Stability and Modulations for Quasiperiodic Traveling waves of Nonlinear Schrodinger type equations.
Jared C Bronski*, UNiversity of Illinois
(112335361) 
10:00 a.m.
Random data theory for nonlinear wave equations with null form nonlinearity.
Dana Mendelson*, University of Chicago
(112335399) 
10:30 a.m.
Weighted$W^{1,p}$ estimates for weak solutions of degenerate and singular elliptic equations.
Dat Cao, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Tadele Mengesha, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Tuoc Phan*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
(112335306) 
11:00 a.m.
Dynamics of some PDEs modelling aspects of fluids.
Vladimir Sverak*, University of Minnesota
(112335164)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on New Developments in the Analysis of Nonlocal Operators, IV
MOH 321, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
Arshak Petrosyan, Purdue University
Camelia Pop, University of Minnesota capop@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Schauder estimates for nonlocal HamiltonJacobiBellman equations.
Chenchen Mou*, University of California, Los Angeles
Andrzej Swiech, Georgia Institute of Technology
(11233597) 
9:30 a.m.
Some recent results on asymptotics of $O(N)$model.
Tayyab Nawaz*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
Kay Kirkpatrick, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
(11238219) 
10:00 a.m.
Regularity Estimates for the Stochastic Impulse Control Problem.
Rohit Jain*, McGill University
(112335305) 
10:30 a.m.
Chaotic Orbits for Systems of Nonlocal Equations.
Stefania Patrizi*, UT Austin
Serena Dipierro, University of Melbourne
Enrico Valdinoci, University of Melbourne
(112335367) 
11:00 a.m.
Minmax formulas for elliptic operators.
Nestor Guillen*, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Russell Schwab, Michigan State University
(11233539)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Noncommutative Algebras and Their Representations, IV
TMH 357, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Miodrag Iovanov, University of Iowa miodragiovanov@uiowa.edu
Ryan Kinser, University of Iowa
Peter Webb, University of Minnesota

8:30 a.m.
Universal deformation rings and selfinjective Nakayama algebras.
Frauke M Bleher*, University of Iowa
(112316244) 
9:00 a.m.
Universal deformation rings and finite subgroups of $Gl_2(\mathbb{C})$.
David C Meyer*, University of Missouri
(112316336) 
9:30 a.m.
On Classification of Quantum $p$Groups via Primitive Deformations.
Van C. Nguyen*, Northeastern University
(112316136) 
10:00 a.m.
Morita equivalences between blocks preserve heights of Knörr lattices.
Michael Aaron Geline*, Northern Illinois University
Florian Eisele, City University London
Radha Kessar, City University London
Markus Linckelmann, City University London
(112320182) 
10:30 a.m.
Twisted current algebras and their universal central extensions.
Jie Sun*, Michigan Technological University
(112317292) 
11:00 a.m.
Combinatorial Restrictions on the Tree Class of the AuslanderReiten Quiver of a Triangulated Category.
K. Diveris*, St. Olaf College
M. Purin, St. Olaf College
P. Webb, University of Minnesota
(112317241) 
11:30 a.m.
Higher FranzReidemeister torsion of $G$bundles.
Thomas Goodwillie, Brown University, Providence, RI
Kiyoshi Igusa*, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
(112318268)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Field Theories and Geometric Representation Theory, IV
TMH 351, Terrence Murphy Hall

9:00 a.m.
Algebras and modules from boundary quantum field theory.
Ryan E Grady*, Montana State University
Dylan Butson, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Brian Williams, Northwestern University
Philsang Yoo, Northwestern University
(112317204) 
10:00 a.m.
Quantum Field Theories and Langlands Dualities.
Philsang Yoo*, Northwestern University
(112381102) 
11:00 a.m.
Monopoles, Vortices, and Vermas.
Mathew Bullimore, Oxford
Tudor Dimofte, University of California, Davis
Davide Gaiotto, Perimeter Institute
Justin Hilburn*, University of Pennsylvania
HeeCheol Kim, Perimeter Institute
(112314290)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory, Automorphic Forms and Related Topics, IV
TMH 354, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Kwangho Choiy, Southern Illinois University
Dihua Jiang, University of Minnesota
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri takedas@missouri.edu

9:00 a.m.
Theta representations on metaplectic groups.
Yuanqing Cai*, Boston College
(112311247) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Whittaker models for genuine representations of covering groups.
Fan Gao*, Purdue University
(112311337) 
10:00 a.m.
Metaplectic IwahoriWhittaker functions and DemazureLusztig operators.
Manish M Patnaik, University of Alberta
Anna Puskas*, University of Alberta
(11231171) 
10:30 a.m.
Whittaker functions for affine KacMoody groups.
Ian Whitehead*, University of Minnesota Twin Cities
(11231129) 
11:00 a.m.
Easy theorems on orthogonal groups.
Aaron Pollack*, Stanford University
(112311100) 
11:30 a.m.
Local Fourier transforms and Langlands dualities.
Martin Luu*, UC Davis
(112311307)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Symplectic Geometry and Contact Geometry, IV
MOH 346, Opus Hall
Organizers:
TianJun Li, University of Minnesota
Cheuk Yu Mak, University of Minnesota
Ke Zhu, Minnesota State University ke.zhu@mnsu.edu

9:30 a.m.
Representations of the Kauffman bracket skein algebra.
Helen M Wong*, Carleton College
Francis Bonahon, University of Southern California
(112357346) 
10:00 a.m.
Hyperbolic 3 manifolds not admitting fillable contact structures.
Amey Kaloti*, University of Iowa.
Bulent Tosun, University of Alabama.
(112357295) 
10:30 a.m.
The Weinstein Conjecture for Iterated Planar Open Books.
Bahar Acu*, University of Southern California, University of California Los Angeles
(112353242) 
11:00 a.m.
The new symplectic 4manifolds with positive signature.
Sumeyra Sakalli*, University of Minnesota
(112357190) 
11:30 a.m.
Constructions of new Lefschetz fibrations using cyclic group actions.
Nur Saglam*, University of Minnesota
(112357264)

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Arithmetic, III
MOH 323, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Tyler Lawson, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Craig Westerland, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities cwesterl@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Quasielliptic cohomology.
Zhen Huan*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(112355394) 
10:00 a.m.
Looijenga line bundles and complex analytic elliptic cohomology.
Charles Rezk*, University of Illinois
(11235582) 
11:00 a.m.
On the elliptic cohomology of compact Lie groups.
David Gepner*, Purdue University
(112355223)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Women in Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, III
MOH 318, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Svitlana Mayboroda, University of Minnesota svitlana@umn.edu

9:00 a.m.
On certain commutator estimates.
Virginia Naibo*, Kansas State University
(112342115) 
9:30 a.m.
On a nonlocal shape optimization problem related to swarming.
Almut Burchard*, University of Toronto
(112349304) 
10:00 a.m.
Finite dimensional BalianLow type theorems.
Shahaf Nitzan*, Georgia Institute of Technology
JanFredrik Olsen, Lund University
Oscar Nilsson, Lund University
(112342257) 
10:30 a.m.
Long time dynamics of random data for certain nonlinear PDE.
Andrea R Nahmod*, University of Massachusetts Amherst
(112335372) 
11:00 a.m.
Random data Cauchy theory for some nonlinear wave equations.
Dana Mendelson*, University of Chicago
(112335400) 
11:30 a.m.
The formulation of the NavierStokes Equations on the Riemannian manifolds.
Chi Hin Chan, National Chiao Tung University
Magdalena Czubak*, University of Colorado Boulder
Marcelo M Disconzi, Vanderbilt University
(112335352)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on pAdic Analysis in Number Theory, III
TMH 352, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
C. Douglas Haessig, University of Rochester chaessig@math.rochester.edu
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota

9:00 a.m.
Artin Conjecture for $p$adic Galois Representations of Function Fields.
Ruochuan Liu*, Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research/Peking University
Daqing Wan, University of California, Irvine
(112311282) 
9:30 a.m.
Wild symbols in local class field theory.
Michiel Filip Kosters*, University of California, Irvine
(112311220) 
10:00 a.m.
Generalized Stickelberger's congruence for generalized Gauss sums.
Sandi Xhumari*, Dalton State College
(112311348)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Representation Theory, IV
TMH 348, Terrence Murphy Hall
Organizers:
Michael Chmutov, University of Minnesota mchmutov@gmail.com
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
Travis Scrimshaw, University of Minnesota

9:30 a.m.
Pieri rules and combinatorics of symmetric group characters.
Rosa Orellana, Dartmouth College
Michael Zabrocki*, York Univeristy
(112305357) 
10:00 a.m.
The Partition algebra and Kronecker coefficients.
Rosa C Orellana*, Dartmouth College
Mike Zabrocki, York University
(112305167) 
10:30 a.m.
Flavors of $q$partition algebras.
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
Arun Ram, University of Melbourne
Nathaniel Thiem*, University of Colorado Boulder
(112320318) 
11:00 a.m.
Tensor Invariants, Dimensions, and Multiplicities  A Walking Tour.
Georgia Benkart*, University of WisconsinMadison
(112305258) 
11:30 a.m.
Ordered set partitions, generalized coinvariant algebras, and the Delta Conjecture.
James Haglund, University of Pennsylvania
Brendon Rhoades, University of California, San Diego
Mark Shimozono*, Virginia Tech
(112305296)

9:30 a.m.

Sunday October 30, 2016, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Physics, IV
MOH 301, Opus Hall
Organizers:
Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University
Alexander Voronov, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities voronov@umn.edu

10:00 a.m.
Quantum shuffle algebras and the homology of braid groups.
Jordan S. Ellenberg, University of Wisconsin
TriThang Tran, Monash University & University of Melbourne
Craig Westerland*, University of Minnesota
(112355206) 
10:30 a.m.
Betti numbers for configuration spaces of surfaces.
Gabriel C. DrummondCole*, IBS Center for Geometry and Physics
Ben Knudsen, Harvard University
(112355150) 
11:00 a.m.
Semistable Graph Homology.
J. Javier Zúñiga*, Universidad del Pacífico
(11235590) 
11:30 a.m.
Cobordism theory for Lagrangians and Homological mirror symmetry over spectra.
Hiro Lee Tanaka*, Harvard University
(11235572)

10:00 a.m.
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