AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Sunday, May 14, 2023 03:30:04
2023 Spring Western Sectional Meeting
 California State University, Fresno, Fresno, CA
 May 67, 2023 (Saturday  Sunday)
 Meeting #1187
Associate Secretary for the AMS Scientific Program:
Michelle Ann Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu
Saturday May 6, 2023

Saturday May 6, 2023, 7:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit & Book Sale
Rotunda, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Courtney Church, AMS 
Saturday May 6, 2023, 7:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Registration
Rotunda, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Dezmarie Doyle, American Mathematical Society 
Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Functional Analysis and Operator Theory, I
RM139, Science Building
Organizers:
Igor Nikolaev, St. John's University igor.v.nikolaev@gmail.com
Marat V. Markin, California State University, Fresno
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside

8:00 a.m.
Metric Fixed Point Theory
Afrah Ahmad Abdou*, University of Jeddah
(11874625125) 
9:00 a.m.
The strongly Leibniz property and the GromovHausdorff propinquity
Konrad Aguilar*, Pomona College
Stephan Ramon Garcia, Pomona College
Elena Kim, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Frederic Latremoliere, University of Denver
(11874625065) 
10:00 a.m.
Real Structures of Complex C*Algebras
Jeffrey L Boersema*, Seattle University
(11874625101)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures in Knot Theory, I
RM131, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Carmen L. Caprau, California State University, Fresno ccaprau@csufresno.edu
Sam Nelson, Claremont McKenna College
Neslihan Gügümcu, Izmir Institute of Technology in Turkey

8:00 a.m.
Genus 2 Goeritz equivalence in $S^3$
Brandy Guntel Doleshal, Sam Houston State University
Matt Rathbun*, California State University, Fullerton
(11875725079) 
8:30 a.m.
The annular BarNatan category and handle slides
Matthew Hogancamp*, Northeastern University
(11875525244) 
9:00 a.m.
Diagrammatic Presentations of Affine Type A Subfactor Planar Algebras of Index 4
Melody Molander*, UC Santa Barbara
(11875723221) 
9:30 a.m.
Entanglement of open graphs
Puttipong Pongtanapaisan*, University of Saskatchewan
(11875725120) 
10:00 a.m.
A geometric foundation for virtual knot theory
Micah Chrisman*, The Ohio State University
(11875724787) 
10:30 a.m.
Mock Alexander Polynomials
Louis H. Kauffman*, UIC
(11875724976)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on ArtinSchelter Regular Algebras and Related Topics I
RM138, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Ellen E Kirkman, Wake Forest University kirkman@wfu.edu
James J. Zhang, University of Washington

8:00 a.m.
Holomorphic Rmatrices and elliptic algebras
Alexandru Chirvasitu*, University At Buffalo
Ryo Kanda, Osaka Metropolitan University
S. Paul Smith, University of Washington
(11871625017) 
8:30 a.m.
Rewriting Zhang twists as twisted tensor products
Pablo S. Ocal*, UCLA
(11871625198) 
9:00 a.m.
Centers and automorphisms of PI quantum matrix algebras
Jason Gaddis*, Miami University
Thomas Lamkin, University of California San Diego
(11871625015) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Derivations for Some Poisson Algebras
Xin Tang*, Math & Computer Science, Fayetteville State University
(11871625074) 
10:00 a.m.
Innerfaithful actions of the Drinfeld double of a finite group
Ellen E Kirkman, Wake Forest University
W Frank Moore, Wake Forest University
Tolulope Oke*, Wake Forest University
(11871625107) 
10:30 a.m.
Poisson valuations
Xingting Wang*, Howard University
(11871625020)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Inverse Problems, I
RM141, Science Building
Organizers:
Robert M. Owczarek, University of New Mexico rowczare@unm.edu
Hanna E. Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM

8:00 a.m.
Knotted Vortices and Reconnection
Louis H. Kauffman*, UIC
(11875724977) 
9:00 a.m.
On torsion in Khovanov homology and hyperbolic links
Sujoy Mukherjee*, University of Denver
(11875725110) 
9:30 a.m.
The query complexity of local search on graphs
Simina Branzei*, Purdue University
(11876825187) 
10:00 a.m.
Skein lasagna modules
Ciprian Manolescu*, Stanford University
(11875725019)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Evolution and Medicine (associated with the Invited Address by Natalia Komarova), I
Science Building II RM208, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Samuel Lopez, University of California
Natalia Komarova, UCI komarova@uci.edu

8:00 a.m.
Speciation and Self Association in Plant Pigment Patterns
Patrick Shipman*, Colorado State University
(11879225284) 
8:30 a.m.
Social Dilemma of Disease Control
Feng Fu*, Dartmouth College
(11879225240) 
9:00 a.m.
On the Stochastic Incidence Cumulative Case Model for Epidemics
Joseph C. Watkins*, University of Arizona
(11879225283) 
9:30 a.m.
The Challenge of Estimating the Effect of Contact Tracing During the Early State of an Epidemic
Junling Ma*, University of Victoria
(11879225286) 
10:00 a.m.
Global stability of SIR models with heterogeneous transmission rate modeled by hysteresis operators
Dmitry Rachinskiy*, University of Texas, Dallas
(11879225280) 
10:30 a.m.
An SIS Model for an Infectious Disease with Vaccination on Random Networks
Samuel Lopez*, University of California
(11879225287)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Methods in NonSemisimple Representation Categories, I
RM32, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Paul Sobaje, Georgia Southern University psobaje@georgiasouthern.edu
Eric Friedlander, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Julia Pevtsova, University of Washington

8:00 a.m.
Sheaf cohomology and BBW parabolic subalgebras
David Galban, University of Georgia
Daniel K. Nakano*, University of Georgia
(11871824979) 
8:30 a.m.
Delooping levels versus finitistic dimensions
K. R. Goodearl, University of California at Santa Barbara
Birge HuisgenZimmermann*, University of California at Santa Barbara
(11871625033) 
9:00 a.m.
Three theorems on centralizers in reductive groups
Sean Cotner*, Stanford University
(11872025073) 
9:30 a.m.
Bimodules over polynomial rings and Verma modules
Raphael Rouquier*, UCLA
(11871625213) 
10:00 a.m.
A cogroupoid associated to preregular forms
Hongdi Huang, Rice University
Van C. Nguyen, U.S. Naval Academy
Charlotte Ure, University of Virginia
Kent B. Vashaw*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Padmini Veerapen, Tennessee Tech University
Xingting Wang, Howard University
(11871625233) 
10:30 a.m.
Cosupport in tensor triangular geometry
Beren Sanders*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(11871825160)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDEs in Fluid Dynamics I
RM143, Science Building
Organizers:
Juhi Jang, University of Southern California juhi.jang@usc.edu
Igor Kukavica, University of Southern California
Linfeng Li, University of Southern California

8:00 a.m.
Global Continuation for Rotating Stars and Galaxies
Walter A Strauss, Brown University
Yilun Wu*, University of Oklahoma
(11873525225) 
8:30 a.m.
Quantitative regularity theory of the NavierStokes equations in critical spaces
Wojciech S. Ozanski, Florida State University
Stanley Palasek*, UCLA
(11873525219) 
9:00 a.m.
Reversal in the Stationary Prandtl Equations
Sameer Iyer*, University of California, Davis
Nader Masmoudi, New York University, Abu Dhabi
(11877625060) 
9:30 a.m.
The axially symmetric Navier Stokes equation in two special domains
Qi S Zhang*, UC Riverside
(11873525195) 
10:00 a.m.
Analysis of a stochastic fluidstructure interaction problem
Krutika Tawri*, University of California Berkeley
(11873525153) 
10:30 a.m.
Kinetic shock profiles for the Landau equation
Dallas Albritton*, Princeton University
(11873525133)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Zero Distribution of Entire Functions, I
RM145, Science Building
Organizers:
Khang Tran, California State University, Fresno khangt@csufresno.edu
Tamás Forgács, California State University, Fresno

8:00 a.m.
On various properties of universal Taylor series
Myrto Manolaki*, University College Dublin
(11873025257) 
8:30 a.m.
Some polynomial sequences whose zeros converge to algebraic curves
Karl Dilcher*, Dalhousie University
Kenneth B Stolarsky, University of Illinois At UrbanaChampaign
Maciej Ulas, Jagiellonian University
(11873025139) 
9:00 a.m.
Zeros of Polynomials Generated by a Bivariate Contiguous Relation
Jack Luong*, California State University, Fresno
Khang Tran, California State University, Fresno
(11873025150) 
9:30 a.m.
Blaschke Products and Local Univalence of Convolutions of Planar Harmonic Mappings
Stacey Muir*, The University of Scranton
(11873025172) 
10:00 a.m.
ZERO DISTRIBUTION OF POLYNOMIALS GENERATED BY A POWER OF A CUBIC POLYNOMIAL
Travis Daniel Steele*, California State University, Fresno
(11873025229) 
10:30 a.m.
On zeros of sequences of polynomials and their generating functions
Khang Duc Tran*, California State University, Fresno
(11873024960)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Data Analysis and Predictive Modeling, I
Science Building II RM309, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Earvin Balderama, California State University, Fresno earvin@csufresno.edu
Adriano Zambom, California State University, Northridge

8:30 a.m.
CANCELLED: ZeroInflated Models For COVID19 Deaths By Health Condition And Age Group In California
Earvin Balderama, California State University, Fresno
Alex N Gutierrez*, California State University, Fresno
(11879225253) 
9:00 a.m.
Statistical analysis for the effectiveness of a clinical treatment
Shishen S Xie*, University of HoustonDowntown
(11879225068) 
9:30 a.m.
Fast, memoryefficient spectral clustering with cosine similarity
Guangliang Chen*, San Jose State University
(11876225192) 
10:00 a.m.
Modelbased clustering and outlier detection using flexible distributions
Cristina Tortora*, San Jose State University
(11876225054) 
10:30 a.m.
Predictive Modeling of Particulate Matters in Fresno County
Yushin Ahn, Fresno State University
Steve S Chung*, Fresno State University
Jaymin Kwon, Fresno State University
(11876225260)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics in Data Science I
Science Building II RM108, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Elena S Dimitrova, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo edimitro@calpoly.edu
Ruriko Yoshida, Naval Postgraduate School

8:30 a.m.
Machine learning for image processing
Jacqueline Alvarez*, University of California, Merced
Roummel F. Marcia, University of California, Merced
(11871024980) 
9:00 a.m.
Topological Data Analysis in Machine Learning for Stem Cell Colony Classification
Paul Anderson, California Polytechnic State University
Elena S Dimitrova, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Melissa Kemp, Emory University
Alexander Ruys De Perez*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(11879225226) 
9:30 a.m.
The Rankability of Data
Paul Anderson*, California Polytechnic State University
Amy Langville, College of Charleston
Kathryn PedingsBehling, College of Charleston
(11876825209) 
10:00 a.m.
Taking a New Look at an Old Mechanism to Learn Biochemical Models
Suzanne Sindi*, University of California, Merced
(11879225151) 
10:30 a.m.
Identifiability and Indistinguishability in Linear Compartmental Models
Cash Bortner, California State University, Stanislaus
Nicolette Meshkat*, Santa Clara University
(11879225197)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Representation Theory (associated with the Invited Address by Sami Assaf) I
RM33, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Nicolle Gonzalez, University of California, Berkeley Nicolles@berkeley.edu
Sami H. Assaf, University of Southern California

9:00 a.m.
Shi arrangements and low elements in Coxeter groups
Matthew Dyer, University of Notre Dame
Susanna Dodds Fishel*, Arizona State University
Christophe Hohlweg, Université du Québec à Montréal
Alice Mark, Vanderbilt University
(11870525126) 
9:30 a.m.
Degrees of Grothendieck Polynomials and CM Regularity
Jenna Rajchgot, McMaster University
Colleen Robichaux*, University of California, Los Angeles
Anna Weigandt, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(11870525117) 
10:00 a.m.
A generalization of the MurnaghanNakayama rule for KkSchur and kSchur functions
Khanh Duc Nguyen*, University at Albany
(11870524223) 
10:30 a.m.
$p$adic representations and simplicial balls in BruhatTis buildings
Xu Gao*, Math Department, UC Santa Cruz
(11872024954)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Math Circle Games and Puzzles that Teach Deep Mathematics I
Science Building II RM308, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Maria Nogin, California State University, Fresno mnogin@csufresno.edu
Agnes Tuska, California State University, Fresno
Yaomingxin Lu, California State University, Fresno
Gabor MolnarSaska, California State University, Fresno

9:00 a.m.
How to See the Forest for the Castle?
Andras G Benedek, Inst. of Philosophy, RHC ELKH
Agnes Tuska*, California State University, Fresno
(11879725052) 
9:30 a.m.
Deployment of 3D Graphics in Teaching Deep Mathematics
Dhanyu Eshaka Amarasinghe*, CSU Fresno
(11871425203) 
10:00 a.m.
Strategy games vs financial mathematics
Gabor MolnarSaska*, California State University, Fresno
(11879725025) 
10:30 a.m.
The Shortest Distance Between Three Points
Peter Tannenbaum*, California State University Fresno (Emeritus)
(11879724215)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Developments in Mathematical Biology I
Science Building II RM210, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Lihong Zhao, University of California, Merced lzhao33@ucmerced.edu
Christina Edholm, Scripps College

9:00 a.m.
Multiscale Modeling of Bone Growth
Mikahl BanwarthKuhn*, California State University East Bay
(11879225099) 
9:30 a.m.
Changing temperatures and the risk of dengue outbreaks
Julie Spencer*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(11879225032) 
10:00 a.m.
Modeling Immunity to Malaria with an AgeStructured PDE Framework
Lauren M Childs, Department of Mathematics, Virginia Tech, United States of America
Christina Edholm, Scripps College
Denis Daniel Patterson, Princeton University
Joan Ponce, Arizona State University
Olivia Prosper, University of Tennessee, Knoxille
Zhuolin Qu, University of Texas, San Antonio
Lihong Zhao*, University of California, Merced
(11879225232) 
10:30 a.m.
A mathematical approach to the analysis of harm reduction efforts in the opioid crisis.
Hala King, Arizona State University
Ami Radunskaya*, Pomona College
(11879225261)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Contributed Paper Session on Contributed Paper Session I
RM101, Peters Business Building
Moderators:
Mario Bencomo, University of California Fresno
Organizers:
Michelle Ann Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu

9:00 a.m.
Predictive Models to Detect Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases Using Machine Learning Techniques
Negar Orangi Fard*, Georgia Gwinnett College
(11876824741) 
9:15 a.m.
Arachnid Electric Flight Biomimicry Research
Jonathan P Brown, Bakersfield College
Alan Martinez*, Bakersfield College
Sophie Ratsimamitaka, Bakersfield College
(11877825252) 
9:30 a.m.
App Interface for Game Theory Results on Pokemon Go
Jonathan P Brown, Bakersfield College
Pablo Castro*, Bakersfield College
(11879125255) 
9:45 a.m.
Custom Metric and Weighting Scheme for Automated Essay Grading
Jonathan Paul Brown*, Bakersfield College
Vinh Bui, UC Berkeley
Anna Collins, Bakersfield College
Jairo Gonzalez, Bakersfield College
Alexander Neubarth, Bakersfield College
Annabelle Recinos, CSU Fullerton
(11876825249) 
10:00 a.m.
Parsing convergence with arbitrarily close and tails
Ryan Aniceto, Cal Poly Pomona
Sara Elakesh, Cal Poly Pomona
John A. Rock*, Cal Poly Pomona
(11871025016) 
10:15 a.m.
The nature of precalculus students' mathematics and art cognitions in making and testing conjectures about the Fibonacci spiral and the Great Wave of Kanagawa
Tuto LopezGonzalez*, San Francisco State University
(11879725063)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Organizers:
Michelle Ann Manes, University of Hawaii
A LittlewoodRichardson rule for Grassmannian Schubert varieties
Science Building II RM109, Science 2 Building
Sami H. Assaf*, University of Southern California
(11871423118) 
Saturday May 6, 2023, 2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Organizers:
Michelle Ann Manes, University of Hawaii
Math and the Movies: Modern Scientific Computing Applications
Science Building II RM109, Science 2 Building
Joseph Teran*, University of California, Los Angeles
(11870023121) 
Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Functional Analysis and Operator Theory, II
RM139, Science Building
Organizers:
Igor Nikolaev, St. John's University nikolaei@stjohns.edu
Marat V. Markin, California State University, Fresno
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California Riverside

3:00 p.m.
Some spots on fixed point theory and application \enddocument
Buthinah Bin Dehaish*, University of Jeddah
(11874625069) 
4:00 p.m.
Categories of Hilbert spaces
Andre Kornell*, Dalhousie University
(11874625047) 
5:00 p.m.
Spectral Triples for Noncommutative Solenoids
ThereseMarie Basa Landry*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(11874625142)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures in Knot Theory, II
RM131, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Carmen L. Caprau, California State University, Fresno ccaprau@csufresno.edu
Sam Nelson, Claremont McKenna College
Neslihan Gügümcu, Izmir Institute of Technology in Turkey

3:00 p.m.
On the nonorientable 4genus of double twist knots
Jim E Hoste*, Pitzer College
Patrick D. Shanahan, Loyola Marymount Univerisity
Cornelia A Van Cott, University of San Francisco
(11875724566) 
3:30 p.m.
Classifying links and graphs with finite $N$quandles.
Blake Mellor*, Loyola Marymount University
(11875724565) 
4:00 p.m.
The genus distribution of 2bridge knots
Adam M. Lowrance*, Vassar College
(11875724996) 
4:30 p.m.
Intrinsic Symmetries of Three Component Links
Kate Kearney*, Gonzaga University
(11875725217) 
5:00 p.m.
Stable Homology of Torus Braids
Carmen L. Caprau, California State University, Fresno
Nicolle Gonzalez*, UC Berkeley
Christine Ruey Shan Lee, Texas State University
Radmila Sazdanovic, NC State University
Melissa Zhang, University of California, Davis
(11875725258) 
5:30 p.m.
Invariants for singular links via the two parameter bt algebra
Marcelo Flores*, Universidad de Valparaíso
Christopher RoqueMárquez, CCM Unam, Morelia
(11872025131)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on ArtinSchelter Regular Algebras and Related Topics II
RM138, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Ellen E Kirkman, Wake Forest University kirkman@wfu.edu
James J. Zhang, University of Washington

3:00 p.m.
Symmetries captured by weak Hopf algebra actions
Fabio Calderon, Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Hongdi Huang, Rice University
Elizabeth Wicks, Microsoft
Robert Won*, The George Washington University
(11871625123) 
3:30 p.m.
Poisson cohomology of unimodular Poisson polynomial algebras in dimension three
Hongdi Huang*, Rice University
Xin Tang, Math & Computer Science, Fayetteville State University
Xingting Wang, Howard University
James J Zhang, University of Washington
(11871325024) 
4:00 p.m.
Closed subspaces of noncommutative projective spaces
Daniel S Rogalski*, UCSD
(11871625214) 
4:30 p.m.
Schemes of point modules of quantum flag varieties
Aria Masoomi*, Northeastern University
(11871625208) 
5:00 p.m.
Twisting Manin's universal quantum groups and comodule algebras
Hongdi Huang, Rice University
Van C. Nguyen, U.S. Naval Academy
Charlotte Ure, University of Virginia
Kent B. Vashaw*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Padmini Veerapen, Tennessee Tech University
Xingting Wang, Howard University
(11871625234) 
5:30 p.m.
Revisiting representations for the De ConciniKac quantum algebra
Cris Negron*, University of Southern California
(11872024956)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorics and Representation Theory (associated with the Invited Address by Sami Assaf) II
RM33, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Nicolle Gonzalez, University of California, Berkeley Nicolles@berkeley.edu
Sami H. Assaf, University of Southern California

3:00 p.m.
Asymptotic Algebraic Combinatorics
Greta Panova*, University of Southern California
(11870525122) 
3:30 p.m.
Adaptable categorifications of noncommutative symmetric functions via direct products of groups
Farid Aliniaeifard, The University of British Columbia
Nathaniel Thiem*, University of Colorado
(11870525189) 
4:00 p.m.
Evaluating, Estimating, and Bounding Kronecker Coefficients
Marni Mishna*, Simon Fraser University
(11870525119) 
4:30 p.m.
Products of Knuth equivalence classes
Ricky Ini Liu*, University of Washington
(11870525175) 
5:00 p.m.
A Characterization of Planar Tanglegram Layouts
Kevin Liu*, University of Washington
(11870525092)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Complexity in LowDimensional Topology I
RM134, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Jennifer Schultens, University of California Davis jcs@math.ucdavis.edu
Eric Sedgwick, DePaul University

3:00 p.m.
Bounding the number of twicepunctured tori in a knot exterior
Roman Aranda*, Binghamton University
Enrique RamirezLosada, CIMAT
Jesús RodriguezViorato, CIMAT
(11875725089) 
3:30 p.m.
Width, trunk, and knots in lattice tubes
Puttipong Pongtanapaisan*, University of Saskatchewan
(11875725121) 
4:00 p.m.
Infinitely many virtual geometric triangulations
David Futer, Temple University
Emily Hamilton*, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Neil R Hoffman, Oklahoma State University
(11875725167) 
4:30 p.m.
Complex surfaces in S2xS2 have minimal bridge trisection complexity.
Gabriel Islambouli*, University of California, Davis
Homayun Karimi, McMaster University
Peter LambertCole, University of Georgia
Jeffrey Meier, Western Washington University
(11875725193) 
5:00 p.m.
Seifert surfaces of 11 crossing alternating knots
Neetal Neel*, UC Davis
(11875725204)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Inverse Problems, II
RM141, Science Building
Organizers:
Robert M. Owczarek, University of New Mexico rowczare@unm.edu
Hanna E. Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM

3:00 p.m.
Mathematics of Mathathons at GWU
Jozef H. Przytycki*, George Washington University
(11875725111) 
4:00 p.m.
The Generalized KauffmanHarary Conjecture
Rhea Palak Bakshi, ETH Zurich
Ali Guo*, GWU
Gabriel Montoya, CUNY
Sujoy Mukherjee, University of Denver
Jozef Henryk Przytycki, George Washington University
(11875725185) 
4:30 p.m.
Field Theories of Sławianowski and Kijowski, possible topological meaning
Robert M. Owczarek*, University of New Mexico
(11875325008) 
5:00 p.m.
Topological Invariant of Lie Group Manifolds
Hanna E. Makaruk*, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Robert M. Owczarek, University of New Mexico
(11872223220)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Math Circle Games and Puzzles that Teach Deep Mathematics II
Science Building II RM308, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Maria Nogin, California State University, Fresno mnogin@csufresno.edu
Agnes Tuska, California State University, Fresno
Yaomingxin Lu, California State University, Fresno
Gabor MolnarSaska, California State University, Fresno

3:00 p.m.
From Gheorghe Tzitzeica's Contest of the 'Mathematical Gazette' to the 1980s Version of the MiniContest: Explorations of an Interesting Idea in Mathematical Education.
Bogdan D. Suceava*, California State University Fullerton
(11879723987) 
3:30 p.m.
Königsberg Puzzles
Cassandra Siechert, Fresno State
Megan Siechert*, Fresno State
(11870025129) 
4:00 p.m.
Micro Robots in the Classroom
Adam Glesser, California State University, Fullerton
Matt Rathbun*, California State University, Fullerton
(11871025080) 
4:30 p.m.
Learning Permutations Through Rubik's Cubes
Serene Ahn, Clovis North High School
Katherine Alexis Nogin*, Clovis North High School
Michelle Nogin, Clovis North High School
Zian Shi, Clovis North High School
(11872025026) 
5:00 p.m.
It's Clobber Time!
Christian Giron*, Student
Matt Rathbun, California State University, Fullerton
(11871025265) 
5:30 p.m.
Games which Introduce Set Theory
Michael Reynolds*, Indian River State College
(11871025266)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Confronting Models with Data I
Science Building II RM206, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Erica Marie Rutter, University of California, Merced erutter2@ucmerced.edu

3:00 p.m.
Assessing the Impact of Intervention Programs on Gang Dynamics: A Mathematical Modeling Approach
Matthias Dogbatsey, The University of Alabama
Yun Kang, Arizona State University
Theophilus Kwofie*, Arizona State University
(11873425152) 
3:30 p.m.
A model free method of predicting transient dynamics
Alan Hastings, University of California Davis
Chris M. Heggerud*, University of California, Davis
(11879225045) 
4:00 p.m.
Multiscale Modeling of Prion Aggregate Dynamics in Yeast
Mikahl BanwarthKuhn*, California State University East Bay
Suzanne Sindi, University of California, Merced
(11879225098) 
4:30 p.m.
Merging Traditional Scientific Computing with Data Science to Develop a New Prediction Engine for Brain Cancer
Gbocho Masato Terasaki*, UC Merced
(11879225067)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Evolution and Medicine (associated with the Invited Address by Natalia Komarova), II
Science Building II RM208, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Sam Lopez, University of California
Natalia Komarova, UCI komarova@uci.edu

3:00 p.m.
:Which Bug Bugs You More? Microbiome Competition and Toxin Interference
Ami Radunskaya*, Pomona College
(11870025256) 
4:00 p.m.
LongTime Behavior of a PDE Replicator Equation for Multilevel Selection in GroupStructured Populations
Daniel Brendan Cooney*, University of Pennsylvania
Yoichiro Mori, University of Pennsylvania
(11879225212) 
4:30 p.m.
Spatiotemporal Dynamics of a Growing Bacterial Colony
Bo Li*, University of California, San Diego
(11879225279) 
5:30 p.m.
Mathematics of malaria transmission dynamics: current challenges and eradication prospects
Abba Gumel*, University of Maryland
(11879225210)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics in Data Science II
Science Building II RM108, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Elena S Dimitrova, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo edimitro@calpoly.edu
Ruriko Yoshida, Naval Postgraduate School

3:00 p.m.
Introduction of Applied Tropical Geometry to Data Analysis
Ruriko Yoshida*, Naval Postgraduate School
(11870525220) 
3:30 p.m.
HitandRun Sampling of Tropically Convex Sets
David Barnhill*, Naval Postgraduate School
(11871425075) 
4:00 p.m.
Moment varieties for mixtures of products
Yulia Alexandr*, University of California, Berkeley
Joe Kileel, University of Texas at Austin
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(11876225177) 
4:30 p.m.
Reinforcement Learning and Grobner bases for Integer Feasibility Problems
Jesus A. De Loera, Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. California
Yue Wu*, University of California, Davis
(11876825202) 
5:00 p.m.
Random Graphs with a Fixed Degree and Color Sequence
Felix Almendra Hernandez*, UC Davis
(11871025182)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Methods in NonSemisimple Representation Categories, II
RM32, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Paul Sobaje, Georgia Southern University psobaje@georgiasouthern.edu
Eric Friedlander, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Julia Pevtsova, University of Washington

3:00 p.m.
Brauer's Height Zero Conjecture: The Buzz About the BHZ
Mandi A. Schaeffer Fry*, Metropolitan State University of Denver
(11872025130) 
3:30 p.m.
Symmetric groups, increasing and decreasing subsequences, and canonical bases for centralizer algebras
Stephen R Doty*, Loyola University Chicago
(11871625022) 
4:00 p.m.
A twisted approach to the Balmer spectrum of a Hopf algebra
Amrei Oswald, University of Washington
Pablo S. Ocal*, UCLA
(11871625191) 
4:30 p.m.
Extremal tensor products for Demazure crystals
Sami H. Assaf, University of Southern California
Anne Dranowski, University of Southern California
Nicolle Gonzalez*, UC Berkeley
(11870525114) 
5:00 p.m.
Lifting $p$permutation autoequivalences arising from the Burnside ring to splendid Rickard complexes
Robert Boltje, University of California, Santa Cruz
Sam Kim Miller*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(11872025157) 
5:30 p.m.
On Tilting Modules for Algebraic Groups
Christopher P. Bendel*, University of WisconsinStout
Daniel K. Nakano, University of Georgia
Cornelius Pillen, University of South Alabama
Paul Sobaje, Georgia Southern University
(11872025021)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Modeling and Analysis of Cellular Processes in Biomedical Problems I
Science Building II RM307, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Joyce Lin, Cal Poly State University jlin46@calpoly.edu
Warren Roche, Cal Poly State University

3:00 p.m.
Prediction of proteinligand binding affinity from sequencing data with interpretable machine learning
Hans Tomas Rube*, University of California, Merced
(11879225163) 
3:30 p.m.
Atrial Fibrillation Treatment Plans Based on Clinical Imaging, Computational Simulation, and Explainable Machine Learning: Hype or Hope?
Nazem Akoum, University of Washington
Savannah F Bifulco, University of Washington
Patrick Michael Boyle*, University of Washington
Fima Macheret, University of Washington
(11879225183) 
4:00 p.m.
Mechanical Bidomain Model for Modeling Cellular Mechanotransduction
Dilmini Wijesinghe*, USC Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute
(11876525211) 
4:30 p.m.
Experimental design for gene regulatory network inference
Elena S Dimitrova*, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
(11879225058) 
5:00 p.m.
Binary Sequences with Large SRS and SHG Central Contrast Ratios
Tingyao Xiong*, Radford University
(11874025224) 
5:30 p.m.
An AgentBased Modelling Approach for Action Potential Wave Propagation Through Cardiac Tissue
Elena S Dimitrova, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Joyce Lin, Cal Poly State University
Warren Roche*, Cal Poly State University
(11879225168)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDEs in Fluid Dynamics II
RM143, Science Building
Organizers:
Juhi Jang, University of Southern California juhi.jang@usc.edu
Igor Kukavica, University of Southern California
Linfeng Li, University of Southern California

3:00 p.m.
The method of pseudosolutions in equations of fluid mechanics
Wojciech S. Ozanski*, Florida State University
(11873525144) 
3:30 p.m.
The Strong Onsager Conjecture
Vikram Giri, Princeton University
Hyunju Kwon, ETH Zurich
Matthew Novack*, Purdue University
(11877625216) 
4:00 p.m.
A simple existence result for the Boltzmann equation
Christopher Henderson*, University of Arizona
Weinan Wang, University of Arizona
(11873525132) 
4:30 p.m.
An infinite class of shocks for compressible Euler
Sameer Iyer, University of California, Davis
Calum Rickard*, University of California, Davis
Steve Shkoller, University of California, Davis
Vlad C Vicol, New York University
(11873525267) 
5:00 p.m.
Homogeneous solutions of stationary incompressible NavierStokes equations with singular rays.
Xukai Yan*, Oklahoma State University
(11873525043) 
5:30 p.m.
Limiting configurations for solutions to the 1D Euler Alignment System
Trevor M Leslie*, University of Southern California
Changhui Tan, University of South Carolina
(11877625222)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Recent Developments in Mathematical Biology II
Science Building II RM210, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Lihong Zhao, University of California, Merced lzhao33@ucmerced.edu
Christina Edholm, Scripps College

3:00 p.m.
How well do neurons, humans, and artificial neural networks predict?
Sarah Marzen*, W. M. Keck Science Department
(11876023901) 
3:30 p.m.
A global map of the protein shape universe
Siyang Chen, Purdue University
Charles Christoffer, Purdue University
Xusi Han, Purdue University
Daisuke Kihara, Purdue University
Atilla Sit*, Saint Joseph's University
(11879225230) 
4:00 p.m.
A Computational Pipeline for Analysis and Annotation of Sectored Yeast Colonies
Jordan Collignon*, University of California, Merced
Suzanne Sindi, University of California, Merced
(11879225093) 
4:30 p.m.
Bridging Data and Dynamics in Single Cells through Machine Learning
Peijie Zhou*, University of California, Irvine
(11879225145) 
5:00 p.m.
KMeans Clustering and Recommendation System Approach for Detection of Epistasis
Emma Lee Andrade*, California State University, Fresno
Mario Banuelos, California State University, Fresno
Nicholas Aaron Tom, California State University, Fresno
(11879225174)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Early Career Graduate Students, I
RM106, Peters Business Building
Organizers:
Khang Tran, California State University, Fresno khangt@csufresno.edu
Marat V. Markin, California State University, Fresno
Doreen De Leon, California State University, Fresno

3:00 p.m.
Stratification for Derived Categories of Motives
David Rubinstein*, UCSC
(11871825103) 
3:30 p.m.
Strata intersections in unitary Shimura varieties of low signature
Deewang Bhamidipati*, UC Santa Cruz
(11871125104) 
4:00 p.m.
Describing Units of the Afibered Burnside Ring
Jennifer Guerrero*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(11872025105) 
4:30 p.m.
Bounds on the response of viscoelastic twophase composites with continuous relaxation spectrum
Charlie McMenomy*, San Francisco State University
(11877425237)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Scientific Computing I
Science Building II RM209, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Changho Kim, University of California, Merced ckim103@ucmerced.edu
Roummel F. Marcia, University of California, Merced

3:00 p.m.
GPMOOD: A positivitypreserving highorder finite volume method for hyperbolic conservation laws
Rémi Bourgeios, Applied Mathematics, University of California Santa Cruz
Dongwook Lee*, Applied Mathematics, University of California Santa Cruz
(11876525007) 
3:30 p.m.
Datadriven studies for classification of macrophage phenotypes and controlling call migration under an electric field
Marcella Gomez*, University of California at Santa Cruz
(11879225250) 
4:00 p.m.
ThermodynamicallyConsistent Coupling of Fluctuating Hydrodynamics and Kinetic Monte Carlo for GasSolid Interfaces
Changho Kim*, University of California, Merced
(11876525148) 
4:30 p.m.
Learning stochastic dynamics with statisticsinformed neural network
Yuanran Zhu*, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
(11876525061) 
5:00 p.m.
TimeParallel Multigrid Preconditioning for KKT Systems Arising in Constrained Optimization
Radoslav G Vuchkov*, Sandia National Laboratories
(11874925077)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on The Use of Computational Tools and New Augmented Methods in Networked Collective Problem Solving I
Science Building II RM207, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Agnes Tuska, California State University, Fresno agnest@csufresno.edu
Mario Banuelos, California State University, Fresno
Andras Benedek, Research Centre for the Humanities, Institute of Philosophy, Hungary

3:00 p.m.
Prospects of the collaborative use of knowledge graphs for mathematical problem solving
Andras G Benedek*, Inst. of Philosophy, RHC ELKH
(11876825053) 
4:00 p.m.
Knowledge Graphs: A Unified Framework for DataIntensive Collective ProblemSolving
Mayank Kejriwal*, University of Southern California
(11876825076) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Women in Mathematics I
Science Building II RM107, Science 2 Building
Organizers:
Doreen De Leon, California State University, Fresno doreendl@csufresno.edu
Katherine Kelm, California State University, Fresno
Oscar Vega, California State University, Fresno

3:00 p.m.
Kaczmarz for Doubly Noisy Linear Systems
Anna Ma*, University of California, Irvine
(11876525206) 
3:30 p.m.
Neural Differential Equations for Medical Image Prediction and Segmentation
Scott Floyd, Duke University
Hangjie Ji*, North Carolina State University
Kyle Lafata, Duke University
Chunhao Wang, Duke University
Zhenyu Yang, Duke University
FangFang Yin, Duke University
(11876824978) 
4:00 p.m.
On Locally Recoverable ErrorCorrecting Codes
Angelynn Alvarez*, EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University
Gustavo Terra Bastos, Federal University of São João delRei
(11879425090) 
4:30 p.m.
Supporting undergraduate students' productive struggle in their proving processes
Yaomingxin Lu*, California State University, Fresno
(11879725072) 
5:00 p.m.
This circle looks "kind of like a square": Student understanding of the definition of a circle in Taxicab and Euclidean geometry through a lens of schema interaction
Aubrey Kemp*, California State University, Bakersfield
Draga Vidakovic, Georgia State University
(11879725066)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday May 6, 2023, 3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Contributed Paper Session on Contributed Paper Session II
RM101, Peters Business Building
Moderators:
Tamás Forgács, California State University, Fresno
Organizers:
Michelle Ann Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu

3:30 p.m.
Nonlocal halfball vector operators on bounded domains: Poincaré inequality and its applications
Zhaolong Han*, University of California San Diego
(11874525227) 
3:45 p.m.
Sympletic reduction of the subRiemannian geodesic flow on metaabelian Carnot groups
Alejandro BravoDoddoli*, UCSC
(11873723317) 
4:00 p.m.
Reduced Fox Coloring Group and AlexanderBurauFox Module of Diagrams of Wheel Graphs
Anthony James Christiana*, The George Washington University
(11875725228) 
4:15 p.m.
Thickness and the Erdo˝s similarity problems
Yeonwook Jung*, San Francisco State University
(11870025299)

3:30 p.m.
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