Current as of Saturday, November 11, 2017 03:30:05

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University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA

November 4-5, 2017 (Saturday - Sunday)

Meeting #1134

**Michel L Lapidus**, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu

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Links to abstracts will be available approximately one week (for sectional meetings) to four weeks (for national meetings) after the abstracts deadline.

*Special Session on Advances in Operator Algebras***Michael Hartglass**, UC Riverside, Santa Clara University**Chenxu Wen**, University of California, Riverside chenxuw@ucr.edu**Feng Xu**, University of California, Riverside

*Special Session on Algebraic Geometry***Humberto Diaz**, University of California, Riverside**Jose Gonzalez**, University of California, Riverside**Ziv Ran**, University of California, Riverside ziv.ran@ucr.edu

*Special Session on Algebraic and Combinatorial Structures in Knot Theory***Patricia Cahn**, Smith College**Sam Nelson**, Claremont McKenna College Sam.Nelson@cmc.edu

*Special Session on Analysis and Geometry of Fractals***Erin Pearse**, California Polytechnic State University**Goran Radunovic**, University of Zagreb goran.radunovic@fer.hr**Tim Cobler**, Fullerton College, California

*Special Session on Applied Category Theory***John Baez**, University of California, Riverside baez@math.ucr.edu

*Special Session on Characteristics of a Successful Mathematics Gateway Program***Sara Lapan**, University of California, Riverside slapan@math.ucr.edu**Jeff Meyer**, California State University, San Bernardino**David Weisbart**, University of California, Riverside

*Special Session on Combinatorial Aspects of the Polynomial Ring***Sami Assaf**, University of Southern California**Dominic Searles**, University of Southern California dsearles@usc.edu

*Special Session on Combinatorial Representation Theory***Vyjayanthi Chari**, University of California, Riverside**Maria Monks Gillespie**, University of California, Davis mgillespie@math.ucdavis.edu**Monica Vazirani**, University of California, Davis

*Special Session on Conservation Laws, Nonlinear Waves and Applications***Geng Chen**, University of Kansas**Tien Khai Nguyen**, North Carolina State University**Qingtian Zhang**, University of California, Davis qingtian.zh@gmail.com

*Special Session on Generalized Geometry***Daniele Grandini**, Virginia State University grandini.math@gmail.com**Yat-Sun Poon**, University of California, Riverside

*Special Session on Geometric Analysis***Zhiqi Lu**, University of California, Irvine**Jie Qing**, University of California, Santa Cruz**Guofang Wei**, University of California, Santa Barbara**Qi Zhang**, University of California, Riverside qi.zhang@ucr.edu

*Special Session on Geometric Partial Differential Equations and their Applications***Po-Ning Chen**, University of California, Riverside poningc@ucr.edu**Henri Roesch**, Duke University**Richard M. Schoen**, University of California, Irvine**Xiangwen Zhang**, University of California, Irvine

*Special Session on Homotopy Theory***Jonathan Beardsley**, University of Washington jbeards1@uw.edu

*Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Mechanics***James P Kelliher**, University of California, Riverside**Lizheng Tao**, University of California, Riverside ltao@math.ucr.edu

*Special Session on Model Theory,I***Artem Chernikov**, University of California, Los Angeles**Isaac Goldbring**, University of California, Irvine isaac@math.uci.edu

*Special Session on Non-Commutative Birational Geometry, Cluster Structures and Canonical Bases***Arkady Berenstein**, University of Oregon, Eugene**Jacob Greenstein**, University of California, Riverside jacobg@ucr.edu**Vladimir Retakh**, Rutgers University

*Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Differential and Integral Equations***Mathew Gluck**, University of Oklahoma mathew.r.gluck-1@ou.edu**John Villavert**, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley

*Special Session on Particle Methods and Nonlocal Partial Differential Equations***Katy Craig**, University of California, Santa Barbara kcraig@math.ucsb.edu**Franca Hoffman**, University of Cambridge

*Special Session on Preparing Students for American Mathematical Competitions***Adam Glesser**, California State University, Fullerton**Phillip Ramirez**, California State University, Fullerton**Bogdan D. Suceava**, California State University, Fullerton bsuceava@fullerton.edu

*Special Session on ROOM CHANGE: Foundations of Quantum Theory***Jukka Virtanen**, University of California, Los Angeles**David Weisbart**, University of California, Riverside weisbart@math.ucr.edu

*Special Session on Random Matrices: Theory and Applications***Ioana Dumitriu**, University of Washington**Thomas Trogdon**, University of California, Irvine ttrogdon@uci.edu

*Special Session on Random and Deterministic Dynamical Systems***Nicolai Haydn**, University of Southern California, Los Angeles nhaydn@usc.edu**Huyi Hu**, Michigan State University

*Special Session on Rational Cherednik Algebras and Categorification***Pavel Etingof**, Massachusetts Institute of Technology**Ivan Losev**, Northeastern University i.loseu@neu.edu

*Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Early Career Graduate Students***Michael Bishop**, California State University, Fresno**Stefaan Delcroix**, California State University, Fresno**Marat Markin**, California State University, Fresno**Khang Tran**, California State University, Fresno**Oscar Vega**, California State University, Fresno ovega@csufresno.edu

*Special Session on Riemannian Manifolds of Non-Negative Sectional Curvature***Owen Dearricott**, University of Melbourne owen.dearricott@gmail.com**Fernando Galaz-Garcia**, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

*Special Session on Ring Theory and Related Topics (Celebrating the 75th Birthday of Lance W. Small)***Jason Bell**, University of Waterloo jpbell@uwaterloo.ca**Ellen Kirkman**, Wake Forest University**Susan Montgomery**, University of Southern California

*Special Session on Several Complex Variables***Bingyuan Liu**, University of California, Riverside bingyuan@ucr.edu**Bun Wong**, University of California, Riverside

*Special Session on Stochastic and Multi-scale Models in Mathematical Biology, Analysis and Simulations***Mark Alber**, University of California, Riverside malber@ucr.edu**Bjorn Birnir**, University of California, Santa Barbara

*Special Session on Tensor Categories: Bridging Algebra, Topology, and Physics***Paul Bruillard**, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory**Julia Plavnik**, Texas A&M University**Henry Tucker**, University of California, San Diego hjtucker@ucsd.edu

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