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2006 Spring Central Sectional Meeting
Notre Dame, IN, April 89, 2006 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1016
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Sunday April 9, 2006

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
First Floor, McKenna Hall

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:35 a.m.
Special Session on New Developments in Optimization, II
Room 117, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Leonid Faybusovich, University of Notre Dame leonid.faybusovich.1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Sparse solution recovery by L1minimization.
Yin Zhang*, Rice University
(10164933)

8:30 a.m.
Nonconvex problems and Symmetric relaxations.
Leonid Faybusovich*, University of Notre Dame
(10169089)

9:00 a.m.
Nonsmooth analysis and convex sets on smooth manifolds.
Yuri S. Ledyaev*, Department of Mathematics, Western Michigan University
(10164927)

9:30 a.m.
Generalized Matchings.
David Hartvigsen*, University of Notre Dame
(101605207)

10:00 a.m.
Sparse reconstruction from random Gaussian and Fourier measurements.
Mark Rudelson*, University of Missouri
Roman Vershynin, University of California, Davis
(101668176)

11:00 a.m.
Bilinear complementary conditions for the cone of positive polynomials.
Farid Alizadeh*, RUTCOR and MSIS Department, Rutgers University
Gabor Rudolf, RUTCOR, Rutgers University
Nilay Noyan, RUTCOR, Rutgers University
(101690106)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Holomorphic Methods and Heat Kernels in Harmonic Analysis and Quantization Theory, III
Room 140, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Brian Hall, University of Notre Dame bhall@nd.edu
William Kirwin, University of Notre Dame wkirwin@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Strong hypercontractivity for subharmonic functions.
Todd Kemp*, Cornell University
Piotr Graczyk, Universite d'Angers
JeanJacques Loeb, Universite d'Angers
(101646163)

8:30 a.m.
A deformation of quantum mechanics and its heat kernel.
Stephen Bruce Sontz*, Centro de Investigación en Matemáticas, A.C. (CIMAT)
(101681117)

9:00 a.m.
The Taylor Map for Complex Path Groups.
Matthew S. Cecil*, UCSD
(101660222)

9:30 a.m.
Levy processes in matrix Lie groups.
Maria Gordina*, Department of Mathematics, University of Connecticut.
(101660126)

10:00 a.m.
ChernSimons theory in the (complexified) axial gauge and the Kontsevich integral.
Atle Hahn*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(101681322)

10:30 a.m.
Large N limit of 2D YangMills on the cylinder.
Steve Zelditch*, Johns Hopkins University
(101681124)

11:00 a.m.
An Infinite Dimensional Integral Identity for the SegalBargmann Transform.
Jeremy James Becnel*, Louisiana State University
Ambar N Sengupta, Louisiana State University
(10164625)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Geometry of Nonlinear Evolution Equations, III
Room 136, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Alexandrou A. Himonas, University of Notre Dame himonas.1@nd.edu
Gerard K. Misiolek, University of Notre Dame misiolek.1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Geometric Boundary Conditions for a Constrained First Order Hyperbolic System of Differential Equations.
Nicolae Tarfulea*, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University Calumet
(10163551)

8:30 a.m.
Some Infinite Energy Solutions to the Euler Equations.
Ralph Saxton*, Department of Mathematics/University of New Orleans
(101635327)

9:00 a.m.
Conjugate points on volumorphism groups.
Stephen C. Preston*, Stony Brook University
(10163570)

9:30 a.m.
Attractors for the viscous CamassaHolm equation.
Milena O. Stanislavova*, University of Kansas
Atanas G. Stefanov, University of Kansas
(10163553)

10:00 a.m.
Weakly nonlinear geometric optics for the incompressible Euler equations.
Roman Shvydkoy*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(101676161)

10:30 a.m.
Solutions of mKdV in classes of functions unbounded at infinity.
Peter Topalov*, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
(101635109)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 213, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Alberto Corso, University of Kentucky corso@ms.uky.edu
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame cpolini@nd.edu
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University ulrich@math.purdue.edu

8:00 a.m.
Embedding modules of finite projective dimension.
Melvin Hochster*, Mathematics Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Yongwei Yao, Mathematics Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
(101613307)

8:30 a.m.
Ring extensions with trivial generic fiber.
William Heinzer, Purdue University
Christel Rotthaus, Michigan State University
Sylvia M Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(101613169)

9:00 a.m.
Annihilation of elements of local cohomology modules.
Anurag K. Singh*, University of Utah
(101613227)

9:30 a.m.
BuchsbaumRim multiplicity and HilbertSamuel multiplicities.
CY. Jean Chan*, University of Arkansas
JungChen Liu, National Taiwan Normal University
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University
(101613271)

10:00 a.m.
Matroids arising from certain closure operations on ideals.
Neil Epstein*, University of Michigan
(101613311)

10:30 a.m.
Resolution of singularities in characteristic zero.
Jaroslaw Wlodarczyk*, Purdue University
(101613220)

11:00 a.m.
Adjoint ideals.
L M. H. Ein*, Universityh of Illinois at Chicago
(101614153)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Developments and Applications in Differential Geometry, III
Room 208, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Jianguo Cao, University of Notre Dame Jianguo.Cao.7@nd.edu
Xiaobo Liu, University of Notre Dame Xiaobo.Liu.43@nd.edu
Brian Smyth, University of Notre Dame Brian.B.Smyth.1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Characteristic Classes of Bad Orbifold Vector Bundles.
Christopher W Seaton*, Rhodes College
(101653157)

8:30 a.m.
Floer homology for Almost Hamiltonian Isotopies.
Christopher L. Saunders*, Westminster College
(10165317)

9:00 a.m.
Qcurvature functions for Ricci flat manifolds.
Yuxin Ge, Storrs, CT
Xingwang Xu*, Storrs, CT
(101658217)

9:30 a.m.
Break

10:00 a.m.
Associative submanifolds of a G2 Manifold.
Selman Akbulut*, Michigan State University
Sema Salur, Northwestern University
(101653264)

10:30 a.m.
Calibrated Geometries.
Sema Salur*, Northwestern University
(101653244)

11:00 a.m.
Characterizing Diffeomorphisms by the Topology of the Pullback of Hyperplane Foliations.
Eduardo Cabral Balreira*, University of Notre Dame
(101658100)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, III
Room 126, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu

8:00 a.m.
A qanalogue of Wigner's 9j symbols.
Mizan Rahman*, Carleton University
(101633330)

8:30 a.m.
Umemora polynomials associated to Painleve III .
Tewodros Amdeberhan*, Princeton Univ./Tulane Univ.
Doron Zeilberger, Rutgers University
(10163420)

9:00 a.m.
Fractional group operators and the classical special functions.
Loyal Durand*, Physics Department, University of WisconsinMadison
(101633105)

9:30 a.m.
Dilogarithms and fourbody atomic Coulomb interaction integrals for fully correlated exponential wavefunctions.
Frank E Harris*, Quantum Theory Project, University of Florida
(101633181)

10:00 a.m.
Differentiation evens out zero spacing.
David W. Farmer*, American Institute of Mathematics
(10163072)

10:30 a.m.
Using integrals of squares of realvalued functions to prove that certain entire functions have only real zeros.
George Gasper*, Northwestern University,
(101633239)

11:00 a.m.
Matrix valued orthogonal polynomials and differential equations.
Mirta Castro, Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, Spain
F. Alberto Grunbaum*, math dept UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720
(101633118)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Computability, III
Room 155, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Steven Allen Buechler, University of Notre Dame Steven.A.Buechler.1@nd.edu
Julia Knight, University of Notre Dame knight.1@nd.edu
Steffen Lempp, University of Wisconsin lempp@math.wisc.edu
Sergei Starchenko, University of Notre Dame starchenko.1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Ranked sets and weak truthtable reducibility.
John Chisholm, Western Illinois University
Jennifer Chubb, George Washington University
Valentina Harizanov, George Washington University
Denis Hirschfeldt, University of Chicago
Carl G. Jockusch, Jr.*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Timothy McNicholl, Lamar University
Sarah Pingrey, George Washington University
(101603156)

8:30 a.m.
Strong degree spectra of relations.
John Chisholm, Western Illinois University
Jennifer Chubb, George Washington University
Valentina S. Harizanov*, George Washington University
Denis Hirschfeldt, University of Chicago
Carl G. Jockusch, Jr., University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Timothy McNicholl, Lamar University
Sarah Pingrey, George Washington University
(101603184)

9:00 a.m.
More than counting quantifiers.
Michael C Laskowski*, University of Maryland
(101603225)

9:30 a.m.
Filters on computable posets.
Steffen Lempp, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Carl Mummert*, Appalachian State University
(101603146)

10:00 a.m.
Categoricity spectrum for uncountable continuous theories.
Alex Usvyatsov*, UCLA
(101603270)

10:30 a.m.
Countable dense subsets in secondorder arithmetic.
Bjørn KjosHanssen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Connecticut, Storrs
(101603122)

11:00 a.m.
Computable linearizations of wellpartialorderings.
Antonio Montalban*, University of Chicago
(10160332)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
First Floor, McKenna Hall

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Dynamical Systems, III
Room 207, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Francois Ledrappier, University of Notre Dame fledrapp@nd.edu
Amie Wilkinson, Northwestern University amw73024@northwestern.edu

8:30 a.m.
Convergence rates of the transfer operators for sigma finite measures.
Nicolai Haydn, University of Southern California
Huyi Hu*, Michigan State University
(101637228)

9:00 a.m.
Groups acting by diffeomorphisms close to the identity.
Anne E McCarthy*, Northwestern University
(101637314)

9:30 a.m.
A thermodynamic formalism for noncontinuous potentials.
Anna Mummert*, Penn State
(10163711)

10:00 a.m.
Accessibility is generic for partially hyperbolic maps with 1dimensional center distribution.
Anna Talitskaya*, Northwestern University
Keith Burns, Northwestern University
Hertz Jana, Universidad de la Republica,Uruguay
Hertz Federico, Universidad de la Republica
Raul Ures, Universidad de la Republica
(101637290)

10:30 a.m.
Topological Pressure via Saddle Points.
C. P. Wolf*, Wichita State University
K. Gelfert, MaxPlanck Institute Dresden
(10163715)

11:00 a.m.
Compact Lorentz manifolds with local symmetry.
Karin H. Melnick*, University of Chicago
(10163740)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.10:15 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology, III
Room 116, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Mark Alber, University of Notre Dame malber@nd.edu
Bei Hu, University of Notre Dame b1hu@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Water Waves, II
Room 119, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: David Nicholls, University of Illinois at Chicago nicholls@math.uic.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, III
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Mark S. Alber, University of Notre Dame malber@nd.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of Notre Dame lushnikov.1@nd.edu
Ildar Gabotiv, University of Arizona gabitov@math.arizona.edu
Vladimir E. Zakharov, University of Arizona zakharov@math.arizona.edu

8:30 a.m.
On subsonic detonation waves in inert porous medium.
Peter Gordon, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Chris Jones, SAMSI and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Anna Ghazaryan*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(101635280)

9:00 a.m.
Multifilamented femtosecond pulses propagation in the atmosphere.
Stephanie Champeaux*, CEA/DAM Ile de France, France
Luc Berge, CEA/DAM Ile de France, France
Stefan Skupin, CEA/DAM Ile de France, France
Guillaume Mejean, Teramobile, LASIM, Univeraite C. Bernard Lyon 1, France
(10167888)

9:30 a.m.
Double resonance in nonlinear nanostructured materials: negative refraction and solitary waves.
Ildar R Gabitov*, University of Arizona
Andrei I. Maimistov, Moscow Engineering Physics Institute
(101678215)

10:00 a.m.
Break

10:30 a.m.
Hydrodynamics with free surface in conformal coordinates.
Vladimir E Zakharov*, University of Arizona
Alexander I Dyachenko, Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics
(101676101)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Undergraduate Mathematical Research, I
Room 216, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Francis X. Connolly, University of Notre Dame Francis.X.Connolly.1@nd.edu
Zsuzsanna Szaniszlo, Valparaiso University zsuzsanna.szaniszlo@valpo.edu

8:30 a.m.
Using Sets of Winning Coalitions to Generate Feasible Banzhaf Power Distributions.
Audrey L De Guire*, University of Notre Dame
Allison B Cuttler, Haverford
Sara K Rowell, Xavier University
(101600111)

9:00 a.m.
On the transience class of the Abelian Sandpile Model.
Igor Gorodezky*, University of Chicago
(101605172)

9:30 a.m.
The Dynamics of Loafing, Thermoregulation, and Territory Abundance in a Seabird Colony.
Andrea L Moore*, Andrews University
(101692152)

10:00 a.m.
Mysterious 19 and the Hausdorff Metric Geometry.
Chantel C Blackburn*, Andrews University/Grand Valley State University REU
(101651140)

10:30 a.m.
Circle Packing and Penrose Tiling.
Matthew T. Stamps*, Grand Valley State University
(101652133)

11:00 a.m.
Using lattice packings to create extended codebooks.
Daniel H. Sikora*, University of Michigan
Anna Gilbert, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan
(101694116)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on PDEs and Geometric Analysis, III
Room 131, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Matt Gursky, University of Notre Dame gursky.1@nd.edu
Qing Han, University of Notre Dame Qing.Han.7@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables, III
Room 129, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Nancy K. Stanton, University of Notre Dame stanton.1@nd.edu
Jeffrey A. Diller, University of Notre Dame diller.1@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures of Exactly Solvable Models, III
Room 209, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Michael Gekhtman, University of Notre Dame gekhtman.1@nd.edu
Mikhail Shapiro, Michigan State University mshapiro@math.msu.edu
Alexander Stolin, University of Gothenburg astolin@math.chalmers.se

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis, PDE and Geometric Function Theory, III
Room 141, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: John L. Lewis, University of Kentucky
Steve C. Hofmann, University of Missouri hofmann@math.missouri.edu

9:00 a.m.
Uniqueness of viscosity solutions of Aronsson's equation.
Robert Jensen, Loyola University of Chicago
Changyou Wang*, University of Kentucky
Yifeng Yu, University of Texas at Austin
(101635171)

9:30 a.m.
A square function estimate related to singularity of nondivergence harmonic measures.
Jorge RiveraNoriega*, Facultad de Ciencias. Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Morelos
(101642249)

10:00 a.m.
A Partial Solution of the Isoperimetric Problem for the Heisenberg Group.
Donatella Danielli*, Purdue University
Nicola Garofalo, Purdue University
DuyMinh Nhieu, Georgetown University
(101635318)

10:30 a.m.
Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for the Solvability of the $L^p$ Dirichlet Problem on Lipschitz Domains.
Zhongwei Shen*, University of Kentucky
(10163530)

11:00 a.m.
Overdetermined boundary value problems, uniform rectifiability and symmetry.
John L Lewis, University of Kentucky
Andrew L Vogel*, Syracuse University
(10163518)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Topology and Physics, III
Room 102, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Stephan A. Stolz, University of Notre Dame stolz.1@nd.edu
Bruce Williams, University of Notre Dame williams.4@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 210, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Juan C. Migliore, University of Notre Dame migliore.1@nd.edu
Uwe R. Nagel, University of Kentucky uwenagel@ms.uky.edu

9:00 a.m.
Stable reflexive sheaves associated to the Paley graph.
Hirotachi Abo*, Colorado State University
(101614147)

9:30 a.m.
On the dimension and degree of secant varieties of toric varieties.
David Cox, Amherst College
Jessica Sidman*, Mount Holyoke College
(10161484)

10:00 a.m.
Fibrations of $\overline{M}_{0,n}$.
Diane Maclagan*, Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University
(101614247)

10:30 a.m.
What's special about points in special position, from the point of view of matroids and Hilbert functions.
Anthony Geramita, Queens University, Kingston Ontario
Brian Harbourne*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame
(101614199)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Numerical Solution of Polynomial Systems, III
Room 118, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Christopher S. Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu
Andrew J. Sommese, University of Notre Dame Sommese@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Representation Theory, III
Room 215, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Sam Evens, University of Notre Dame sevens@nd.edu
JiuKang Yu, Purdue University jyu@math.purdue.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, III
Room 214, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Scott T. Parsell, Butler University sparsell@butler.edu
Jonathan P. Sorenson, Butler University sorenson@butler.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 11:40 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Invited Address
Local Tb theorems and applications in PDE.
Room 101, DeBartolo Hall
Steve C. Hofmann*, University of Missouri  Columbia
(101642187)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Representation Zeta Functions.
Room 101, DeBartolo Hall
Michael J. Larsen*, Indiana University
Alexander Lubotzky, Hebrew University
(10161183)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology, IV
Room 116, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Mark Alber, University of Notre Dame malber@nd.edu
Bei Hu, University of Notre Dame b1hu@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, IV
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Mark S. Alber, University of Notre Dame malber@nd.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of Notre Dame lushnikov.1@nd.edu
Ildar Gabotiv, University of Arizona gabitov@math.arizona.edu
Vladimir E. Zakharov, University of Arizona zakharov@math.arizona.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on New Developments in Optimization, III
Room 117, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Leonid Faybusovich, University of Notre Dame leonid.faybusovich.1@nd.edu

3:00 p.m.
Convex Optimization and Investment Systems.
Qiji Jim Zhu*, Western Michigan University
(10169022)

3:30 p.m.
Analysis and control issues of complementarity systems.
Jinglai Shen*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(10169091)

4:00 p.m.
Generalized differentiation of setvalued mappings and marginal functions with some applications.
Boris Mordukhovich, Department of Mathematics, Wayne State University
Mau Nam Nguyen*, Department of Mathematics, Wayne State University
(10164929)

4:30 p.m.
Positive Semidefinite Approximations of Convex Bodies.
Ellen Veomett*, University of Michigan
(101652127)

5:00 p.m.
An exact characterization of badly behaved semidefinite systems.
Gabor Pataki*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(10169081)

5:30 p.m.
Sampled Fictitious Play algorithms for discrete optimization problems.
Marina A Epelman*, University of Michigan
Archis Ghate, University of Michigan
Robert L Smith, University of Michigan
(101690206)

6:00 p.m.
A Stochastic Programming Approach to Inventory Centralization Games.
Xin Chen, University of Illinoise at UrbanaChampaign
Jiawei Zhang*, New York University
(101691261)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Holomorphic Methods and Heat Kernels in Harmonic Analysis and Quantization Theory, IV
Room 140, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Brian Hall, University of Notre Dame bhall@nd.edu
William Kirwin, University of Notre Dame wkirwin@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Representation Theory, IV
Room 215, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Sam Evens, University of Notre Dame sevens@nd.edu
JiuKang Yu, Purdue University jyu@math.purdue.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 213, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Alberto Corso, University of Kentucky corso@ms.uky.edu
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame cpolini@nd.edu
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University ulrich@math.purdue.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, III
Room 214, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Scott T. Parsell, Butler University sparsell@butler.edu
Jonathan P. Sorenson, Butler University sorenson@butler.edu

3:00 p.m.
Computing Prime Harmonic Sums.
Eric Bach*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Jonathan Sorenson, Butler University
(101611306)

3:30 p.m.
Differential addition chains.
Daniel J. Bernstein*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(101611253)

4:00 p.m.
Distribution of Some Sequences of Points on Elliptic Curves.
Tanja Lange*, Technical University of Denmark
Igor E. Shparlinski, Department of Computing, Macquarie University, Australia
(101611279)

4:30 p.m.
Mapping the Discrete Logarithm.
Daniel R Cloutier*, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Joshua R Holden, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(101611263)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Developments and Applications in Differential Geometry, IV
Room 208, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Jianguo Cao, University of Notre Dame Jianguo.Cao.7@nd.edu
Xiaobo Liu, University of Notre Dame Xiaobo.Liu.43@nd.edu
Brian Smyth, University of Notre Dame Brian.B.Smyth.1@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials, IV
Room 126, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Diego Dominici, State University of New York at New Paltz dominicd@newpaltz.edu

3:00 p.m.
Arithmetic of the partition function.
Scott Ahlgren*, University of Illinois
(101611299)

3:30 p.m.
Univalency of Hypergeometric Functions.
Roger W Barnard*, Texas Tech University
Samy Ponnusamy, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
(10163067)

4:00 p.m.
Special functions and the Mellin transforms of Laguerre and Hermite functions.
Mark W Coffey*, Colorado School of Mines
(10163382)

4:30 p.m.
Instability intervals of the Ince and Hill equations.
Hans W Volkmer*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(10163393)

5:00 p.m.
A classs of probability distribution functions relevant to turbulence.
Bruce R. Fabijonas*, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
Mogens V. Melander, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
(101633148)

5:30 p.m.
Critical behavior of Gaussian random matrices with external source.
Pavel Bleher*, IUPUI
(101633335)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Several Complex Variables, IV
Room 129, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Nancy K. Stanton, University of Notre Dame stanton.1@nd.edu
Jeffrey A. Diller, University of Notre Dame diller.1@nd.edu

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Computability, IV
Room 155, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Steven Allen Buechler, University of Notre Dame Steven.A.Buechler.1@nd.edu
Julia Knight, University of Notre Dame knight.1@nd.edu
Steffen Lempp, University of Wisconsin lempp@math.wisc.edu
Sergei Starchenko, University of Notre Dame starchenko.1@nd.edu

3:00 p.m.
Integraldefinite rational functions in theories of valued fields.
Deirdre Haskell*, McMaster University
Yoav Yaffe, McMaster University
(101612188)

3:30 p.m.
The Complexity of Ideals and Subspaces.
Rod Downey, Victoria University of Wellington
Steffen Lempp, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Joseph R Mileti*, University of Chicago
(101603231)

4:00 p.m.
Definability theory in model complete ominimal structures with applications.
Alex J. Wilkie*, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford.
(10160357)

4:30 p.m.
Model Theory and Enumeration Reducibility.
Thomas F Kent*, Brigham Young University
(101603296)

5:00 p.m.
Hilbert's Tenth Problem for function fields over $p$adic fields.
Kirsten Eisentraeger*, University of Michigan
(101611134)

5:30 p.m.
A Remark on Zilber's Pseudoexponentiation.
David Marker*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(101603179)

Sunday April 9, 2006, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures of Exactly Solvable Models, IV
Room 209, DeBartolo Hall Organizers: Michael Gekhtman, University of Notre Dame gekhtman.1@nd.edu
Mikhail Shapiro, Michigan State University mshapiro@math.msu.edu
Alexander Stolin, University of Gothenburg astolin@math.chalmers.se
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