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2004 Fall Western Section Meeting
Albuquerque, NM, October 1617, 2004
Meeting #1000
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Saturday October 16, 2004

Saturday October 16, 2004, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Saturday October 16, 2004, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, I
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Boundedness of bilinear pseudodifferential operators on Lebesgue and Sobolev spaces.
\'Arp\'ad B\'enyi*, University of Massachusetts
Andrea Nahmod, University of Massachusetts
Rodolfo H. Torres, University of Kansas
(10004278)

8:30 a.m.
Limiting weaktype behavior of maximal functions on singular measures.
Prabhu Janakiraman*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(100042130)

9:00 a.m.
"Reconstruction of convex bodies of revolution from the areas of their Shadows".
Dmitry Ryabogin*, Kansas State University
(100052120)

9:30 a.m.
Local Hardy spaces and nonhomogeneous divcurl lemmas.
Galia D. Dafni*, Concordia University
(10004262)

10:00 a.m.
Weighted inequalities for gradients on nonsmooth domains.
Caroline Sweezy*, Department of Mathemaitcal Sciences, New Mexico State University
J. Michael Wilson, Department of Mathematics. University of Vermont
(10003547)

10:30 a.m.
Carleson measures and elliptic operators.
Steven C. Hofmann*, University of Missouri
(100042151)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, I
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
A SelfLinking Invariant of Virtual Knots.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(100057191)

8:30 a.m.
Khovanov Homology and Skein Modules.
Adam S. Sikora*, SUNY Buffalo
Marta M. Asaeda, University of Iowa
Jozef H. Przytycki, GWU
(100057187)

9:00 a.m.
KauffmanHarary Conjecture for Montesinos links and closed 3braids.
Jozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
Marta M Asaeda, University of Iowa
Adam S Sikora, SUNY at Buffalo
(10005797)

9:30 a.m.
Topology of knot spaces.
Ryan D Budney*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
(100057126)

10:00 a.m.
Spanning trees and Khovanov homology.
Abhijit Champanerkar, University of South Alabama
Ilya Kofman*, Barnard College, Columbia University
Oleg Viro, Uppsala University
(100057171)

10:30 a.m.
Mahler measure of Jones Polynomials under twisting.
Abhijit Champanerkar*, University of South Alabama
Ilya Kofman, Barnard College, Columbia University
(100057165)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Geometric Methods in Learning Theory, I
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Vladimir Koltchinskii, University of New Mexico vlad@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics for Secondary Teachers: Curriculum and Assessment, I
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Adriana Aceves, University of New Mexico aceves@math.unm.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico umland@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, I
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, I
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, I
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

8:00 a.m.
Categorification of the Kauffman bracket skein module of $F\times I$.
Jozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
Marta M Asaeda, University of Iowa
Adam S Sikora, SUNY at Buffalo
(10005748)

9:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of the TuraevViro invariant of 3manifolds.
Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska*, Boise State University / National Science Foundation
(100057156)

9:30 a.m.
Frobenius operad.
Zbigniew Oziewicz*, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Cuautitlan
(100018169)

10:00 a.m.
Causal sites as a foundation for quantum gravity.
Louis Crane*, Mathematics Department, Kansas State University
Dan Christensen, Mathematics Department, University of western Ontario
(10008337)

10:30 a.m.
Is there a relationship between geometry of complex networks and the 1/f noise?
Robert M. Owczarek*, Jemez Springs, NM
(100052137)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, I
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Methods and Sampling in TimeFrequency Analysis, I
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Jeffrey Andrew Hogan, University of Arkansas jeffh@uark.edu
Joseph D. Lakey, New Mexico State University jlakey@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, I
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, I
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Comparison theorems for Hausdorff dimension in the Heisenberg group.
Zoltan M. Balogh, University of Berne
Jeremy T. Tyson*, University of Illinois
(100028113)

9:30 a.m.
Regular submanifolds of the Heisenberg group.
Bruno Franchi*, Dept. Mathematics, University of Bologna (Italy)
Raul Serapioni, Dept. Mathematics, University of Trento (Italy)
Francesco Serra Cassano, Dept. Mathematics, University of Trento (Italy)
(100022131)

10:00 a.m.
Blowup and coarea formula in Heisenberg groups.
Valentino Magnani*, University of Pisa
(100028110)

10:30 a.m.
$C^{1,1}$ Hypersurfaces of the Heisenberg Group are $N$Rectifiable.
Daniel R Cole*, Dartmouth College
(100053103)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, I
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, I
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, I
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, I
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
Effects of surface tension on immiscible RayleighTaylor turbulence.
Misha Chertkov*, Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100076195)

9:30 a.m.
Cascade timescales for energy and helicity in isotropic homogeneous turbulence.
Susan Kurien*, Mathematical modeling and analysis group, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Mark Taylor, Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque,NM
Takeshi Matsumoto, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
(100076205)

10:00 a.m.
Discussion

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Saturday October 16, 2004, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Intersecting Schubert Varieties.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Sara C. Billey*, University of Washington
Ravi Vakil, Stanford University
(100005160)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Knots modulo braids.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Theodore Stanford*, New Mexico State University
(100057222)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Multiscale Methods and Sampling in TimeFrequency Analysis, II
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Jeffrey Andrew Hogan, University of Arkansas jeffh@uark.edu
Joseph D. Lakey, New Mexico State University jlakey@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, II
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, II
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, II
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, II
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Probabilistic and Geometric Methods in Learning Theory, II
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Vladimir Koltchinskii, University of New Mexico vlad@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics for Secondary Teachers: Curriculum and Assessment, II
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Adriana Aceves, University of New Mexico aceves@math.unm.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico umland@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, II
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, II
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, II
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, II
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

3:00 p.m.
Virtual Braids and the $L$move.
Sofia Lambropoulou*, Department of Mathematics, National Technical University of Athens
Louis H. Kauffman, Mathematics Department, University of Illinois at Chicago
(10005755)

4:00 p.m.
Virtual Links and the Generalized WittenReshetikhinTuraev Invariant.
H A Dye*, United States Military Academy
Louis H Kauffman, University of Illinois at Chicago
(10005742)

4:30 p.m.
On Correlation Schemes.
Fernando J. O. Souza*, University of Iowa
(100005214)

5:00 p.m.
Graphs Applied in Theory of WhiteBox Software Testing.
Nikita A Sakhanenko*, Los Alamos National Laboratory/University of New Mexico
Hanna E Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Robert M Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10006865)

5:30 p.m.
Vector space of paths and completeness of WhiteBox software testing.
Hanna E. Makaruk*, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos NM
Robert M. Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Nikita A. Sakhanenko, University of New Mexico and Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100068146)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, II
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, II
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, II
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Hamiltonian twoforms in K\"ahler Geometry.
Vestislav Apostolov*, Universit\'e du Qu\'ebec \`a Montr\'eal
(100053148)

3:30 p.m.
Weakly Bochnerflat K\"ahler metrics.
V. Apostolov, UQAM, Montreal
D. M. J. Calderbank, University of Edinburgh
P. Gauduchon, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France
C. W. TonnesenFriedman*, Union College
(10005387)

4:00 p.m.
The signature of smooth 4manifolds with $S^1$ actions.
Rafael Herrera*, The City University of New York, CSI
Haydee Herrera, Rutgers University, Camden
(100053127)

4:30 p.m.
The geometry of compact homogeneous spaces with two isotropy summands.
William Dickinson, Grand Valley State University
Megan M. Kerr*, Wellesley College
(100053142)

5:00 p.m.
ConformallyEinstein K\"ahler metrics on compact manifolds with boundary.
Gideon Maschler*, University of Toronto
(100053178)

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, II
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:15 p.m.4:25 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers
Room 334, Dane Smith Hall

Saturday October 16, 2004, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Reception (Hosted by the Department of Mathematics)
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall
Sunday October 17, 2004

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
On the two phase Stefan problem.
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University
Charles Moore*, Kansas State University
(100035116)

8:30 a.m.
Generalized GagliardoNirenberg inequalities and Hodge systems in $\mathbb R^n$.
Loredana Lanzani*, University of Arkansas
Elias M. Stein, Princeton University
(10003589)

9:00 a.m.
The HeleShaw problem as a Mesa type limit of Stefan problems in exterior domains.
Ivan A Blank*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Marianne K Korten, Kansas State University
Charles N Moore, Kansas State University
(100035164)

9:30 a.m.
On the pointwise jump condition at the free boundary in the one phase Stefan problem with a "mushy" zone.
Marianne K Korten*, Kansas State University
Donatella Danielli, Purdue University
(100035129)

10:00 a.m.
DivergenceMeasure Fields, Sets of Finite Perimeter, and Conservation Laws.
Monica Torres*, Northwestern University
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University
(10003579)

10:30 a.m.
Nonsmooth change of variables.
David Swanson*, University of Louisville
(100026175)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, III
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, III
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, III
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, III
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

8:00 a.m.
NonEquilibrium Systems and Irreversible Processes  from the perspective of Continuous Topological Evolution.
R. M. Kiehn*, Physics Department, University of Houston
(10008031)

8:30 a.m.
RotaBaxter algebras in renormalization of QFT.
K EbrahimiFard, University of Bonn, Germany
L Guo*, Rutgers University at Newark
D Kreimer, IHES
(100081200)

9:00 a.m.
MathAction  Collaborative Mathematics on the Web using Axiom and REDUCE.
William S Page*, Kingston, Ontario
(100068157)

9:30 a.m.
A functor from cyclic operads to chain complexes.
James Conant*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Karen Vogtmann, Cornell University
(10001863)

10:00 a.m.
NonCommutative Worlds and the FeynmanDyson Derivation of Electromagnetism.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(100078193)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Geometry, III
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Ivan G. Avramidi, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology iavramid@nmt.edu
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa thomasbranson@uiowa.edu

8:00 a.m.
The spectral function for spinors.
Doojin Hong*, Grinnell College
(100053168)

8:30 a.m.
Zeta and eta invariants for chiral bag boundary conditions.
Klaus Kirsten*, Baylor University
(10005846)

9:30 a.m.
Topics in Spectral and Fractal Geometry.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside
Ben Hambly, Oxford University, UK
(10005835)

10:30 a.m.
A tube formula for the Koch snowflake curve, with applications to complex dimensions.
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Erin P.J. Pearse*, University of California, Riverside
(10003718)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

8:30 a.m.
Polyhedral geometry of representations of the McKay quiver.
Alastair Craw, SUNY Stonybrook
Diane Maclagan*, Rutgers University
Rekha R. Thomas, University of Washington
(100014198)

9:00 a.m.
The maximum likelihood degree and the likelihood equations.
Fabrizio Catanese, Universitaet Bayreuth
Serkan Hosten*, San Francisco State University, Mathematics Department
Amit Khetan, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(100014185)

9:30 a.m.
Associated primes of local cohomology modules and Frobenius powers.
Anurag K. Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
Irena Swanson*, New Mexico State University
(10001366)

10:00 a.m.
Proper Actions of the Additive Group.
David R. Finston*, New Mexico State University
James K. Deveney, Virginia Commonwealth University
(100014104)

10:30 a.m.
Construction of hyperplane arrangements with nonvanishing local system cohomology.
Yukihito Kawahara*, MSRI / Tokyo Metropolitan University
(10001453)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, III
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu

8:30 a.m.
The physical mechanisms of twodimensional turbulence: Inverse and direct cascade processes.
Robert E Ecke*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(100076216)

9:00 a.m.
Shockdriven transition to turbulence: curiouser and curiouser.
Peter Vorobieff*, The University of New Mexico
(100076204)

9:30 a.m.
Hydrodynamic Spatiotemporal Complexity.
Juan M Lopez*, Arizona State University
(100076122)

10:00 a.m.
Simulation of geophysical turbulence: Dynamic grid deformation.
Piotr K. Smolarkiewicz*, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Joseph M. Prusa, Iowa State University
(100039105)

10:30 a.m.
Braiding Patterns on an Inclined Plane.
Vakhtang Putkaradze*, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Keith Mertens, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Peter Vorobieff, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Mexico
(100076154)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, III
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry in CarnotCaratheodory Spaces, III
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas capogna@lagrange.uark.edu
Robert Smits, New Mexico State University rsmits@nmsu.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Growth Processes, III
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Craig A. Tracy, University of California Davis tracy@math.ucdavis.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, III
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Alexandru Buium, University of New Mexico buium@math.unm.edu
Michael J. Nakamaye, University of New Mexico nakamaye@math.unm.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, III
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
The universality of the distribution functions of random matrix theory.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Craig A. Tracy*, UC Davis
Harold Widom, UC Santa Cruz
(10006004)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Analytic and geometric properties of CR manifolds and their mappings.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Peter Ebenfelt*, University of California San Diego
(10003202)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Applied to Materials Science, IV
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University bauman@math.purdue.edu
Tiziana Giorgi, New Mexico State University tgiorgi@nmsu.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Regularity in PDEs and Harmonic Analysis, IV
Room 325, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Charles Nelson Moore, Kansas State University cnmoore@math.ksu.edu
Maria C. Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
On the positive solutions to the linearized MongeAmpere equation.
Diego M Maldonado*, University of Kansas
(10003577)

3:30 p.m.
Decay and Strichartz estimates for the discrete Schr\"odinger and KleinGordon equations.
Atanas Stefanov*, University of Kansas
Panos Kevrekidis, University of Massachusetts
(10003569)

4:00 p.m.
On some Schr\"odinger and wave equations with time dependent potentials.
Virginia Naibo*, Department of Mathematics. University of Kansas.
Atanas Stefanov, Department of Mathematics. University of Kansas.
(10003570)

4:30 p.m.
Weak solutions for semilinear wave equations with damping and source terms.
Petronela Radu*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(10003564)

5:00 p.m.
Conditions sufficient for partial regularity of a minimzer in nonlinear elasticity.
Mikil Foss*, Kansas State University
(10004951)

5:30 p.m.
Harmonic Tangent Unit Vector Fields on Polyhedra.
A Majumdar, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol, and Hewlett Packard Laboratories, Bristol, UK
J M Robbins, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol
M Zyskin*, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol
(10003529)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Braids and Knots, IV
Room 127, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Theodore Stanford, New Mexico State University stanford@nmsu.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables and CR Geometry, IV
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Peter Ebenfelt, University of California San Diego pebenfel@ucsd.edu
Marshall A. Whittlesey, California State University, San Marcos mwhittle@csusm.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Derivative Securities, IV
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Maria Cristina Mariani, New Mexico State University mmariani@nmsu.edu
Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso mendez@math.utep.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Categories and Operads in Topology, Geometry, Physics and Other Applications, IV
Room 128, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Hanna Ewa Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Michal Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
Zbigniew Oziewicz, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico

3:00 p.m.
Applications of Hopf algebra cohomology in quantum field theory and representation theory.
Bertfried Fauser*, Max Planck Institut fuer Mathematik in den Naturwissensachaften
(100016132)

4:00 p.m.
Classical mechanics on Lie algebras, and more.
Jerzy Kocik*, Mathematics Department, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
(100053181)

4:30 p.m.
Magnus mapping for free loops.
Liudmila Sabinina*, UAEM, Cuernavaca,Morelos, Mexico
Ricardo Diaz Gutierrez, UAEM, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
(100020179)

5:00 p.m.
On the full "momentum space" in Double Special Relativity.
Piotr Stachura*, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
(100020166)

5:30 p.m.
Einstein's Special Theory of Relativity and its Two Complementary Theories.
Pavol Valent*, University KF Nitra, Slovak Republik, Europe
(10008367)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions in Riemannian Geometry, IV
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Charles P. Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Krzysztof Galicki, University of New Mexico galicki@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Nonzero contact and Sasakian reduction.
Oana Dr\u agulete, EPFL (Lausanne) and University "Politehnica" of Bucharest
Liviu Ornea*, University of Bucharest (Romania) and UNM at Albuquerque
(10005330)

3:30 p.m.
Kodaira surface, its extended deformation and mirror image.
Yat Sun Poon*, University of California, Riverside
(10005395)

4:00 p.m.
Dirac structures and Riemannian Geometry.
Aissa Wade*, Penn State University
(100053147)

4:30 p.m.
Deformations of Hypercomplex Structures associated to Heisenberg Groups.
G Grantcharov*, Florida International University
H. Pedersen, Southern Denmark University
Y.S. Poon, University of California Riverside
(100053118)

5:00 p.m.
$p$harmonic morphisms, minimal foliations, and rigidity of metrics.
YeLin Ou*, University of Oklahoma, USA.
(10005385)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Methods in Turbulence, IV
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall
Organizers:
Monika Nitsche, University of New Mexico nitsche@math.unm.edu
Vachtang Poutkaradze, University of New Mexico putkarad@math.unm.edu
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