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2010 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Lexington, KY, March 2728, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1057
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS
miller@math.sc.edu
Sunday March 28, 2010

Sunday March 28, 2010, 7:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Room 208, White Hall

Sunday March 28, 2010, 7:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Lobby outside Room 118, White Hall

Sunday March 28, 2010, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Large Scale Matrix Computation, III
Room 246, White Hall
Organizers:
Qiang Ye, University of Kentucky qye@ms.uky.edu
Lothar Reichel, Kent State University

7:30 a.m.
A Scalable Parallel Sparse Linear System Solver.
Ahmed H. Sameh*, Purdue University
Murat Manguoglu, Purdue University
Faisal Saied, Purdue University
(105768246)

8:00 a.m.
The Convergence of Krylov Methods with Invariant Subspace Recycling.
Eric de Sturler*, Virginia Tech
Michael L Parks, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico
(105765440)

8:30 a.m.
A dualprimal FETI method for solving a class of fluidstructure interaction problems in frequency domain.
Charbel Farhat, Stanford University
Jing Li*, Kent State University
Philip Avery, Stanford University
Tezaur Radek, Stanford University
(105765273)

9:00 a.m.
Solving Nonlinear Eigenvalue Problems in Electronic Structure Calculations.
Chao Yang*, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
(105765316)

9:30 a.m.
Perturbation of Partitioned Hermitian Generalized Eigenvalue Problem.
RenCang Li*, University of Texas at Arlington
(105765329)

10:00 a.m.
Householderstyle $M$orthogonal QR.
Leonard Hoffnung*, Siemens PLM Software
(105715405)

10:30 a.m.
Computing Eigenvalues of Symmetric Diagonally Dominant Matrices to High Relative Accuracy with Application to Differential Operators.
Qiang Ye*, University of Kentucky
(105765161)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations in Geometry and Variational Problems, III
Room 234, White Hall
Organizers:
Luca Capogna, University of Arkansas
Changyou Wang, University of Kentucky cywang@ms.uky.edu

7:30 a.m.
On solutions of $\displaystyle \Delta_\infty u = g$.
Robert Jensen*, Loyola University Chicago
(10573567)

8:00 a.m.
Convexity criteria and uniqueness of absolute minimizers of $L^\infty$ variational problems.
Scott N Armstrong*, Louisiana State University
(105749339)

8:30 a.m.
Complete hypersurfaces of constant curvature in hyperbolic Space.
Bo Guan*, Ohio State University
Joel Spruck, Johns Hopkins University
(105753445)

9:00 a.m.
Complex MongeAmpere Equations on Hermitian Manifolds.
Bo Guan, The Ohio State University
Qun Li*, Wright State University
(105735282)

9:30 a.m.
Optimal Regularity in RooftopLike Obstacle Problem.
Arshak Petrosyan*, Purdue University
Tung To, Purdue University
(105735396)

10:00 a.m.
On the solvability of the equation {\em div} $ v = F$.
Monica Torres*, Purdue University
Thierry DePauw, Universite Catholique de Louvain
(105735113)

10:30 a.m.
Quasilinear Riccati type equations with supercritical growth in the gradient.
Phuc Cong Nguyen*, Louisiana State University
(105735121)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Relative Homological Algebra, III
Room 243, White Hall
Organizers:
Edgar E. Enochs, University of Kentucky
Alina C. Iacob, Georgia Southern University aiacob@georgiasouthern.edu

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Progress in Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 247, White Hall
Organizers:
Alan Demlow, University of Kentucky demlow@ms.uky.edu
Xiaobing H. Feng, University of Tennessee at Knoxville

8:00 a.m.
Compactness Properties of Discrete Solutions of Parabolic Equations.
Noel J Walkington*, Carnegie Mellon University
(10576564)

8:30 a.m.
Numerical Approximations of AllenCahn and CahnHilliard Equations.
Jie Shen*, Purdue University
(105765156)

9:00 a.m.
Filter based stabilization for evolution equations.
Vincent J. Ervin*, Clemson University
Lea Jenkins, Clemson University
William J. Layton, University of Pittsburgh
Monika Neda, University of Nevada Las Vegas
(105765218)

9:30 a.m.
An Efficient Rearrangement Algorithm for Shape Optimization on Elliptic Eigenvalue Problems.
ChiuYen Kao*, The Ohio State University
(105749361)

10:00 a.m.
A Parallel Solver for Three Dimensional FullStokes Ice Sheet Modeling.
Lili Ju*, University of South Carolina
Huai Zhang, University of South Carolina
Max Gunzburger, Florida State University
Todd Ringler, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Stephen Price, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10576592)

10:30 a.m.
Positive preserving high order well balanced discontinuous Galerkin methods for the shallow water equations.
Yulong Xing*, University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Lab
(105765146)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral and Transport Properties of Schrödinger Operators, III
Room 238, White Hall
Organizers:
Peter D. Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Jeffrey H. Schenker, Michigan State University

8:00 a.m.
Fractional moments for the onedimensional continuum Anderson model.
Eman Hamza, Cairo University
Robert Sims*, University of Arizona
Gunter Stolz, University of Alabama at Brimingham
(105781295)

8:20 a.m.
Diffusive propagation of wave packets in a fluctuating periodic potential.
Yang Kang*, Michigan State University
Jeffrey Schenker, Michigan State Unviersity
Eman Hamza, University of Cairo
(105746270)

8:40 a.m.
Estimate for the exterior power of the resolvent of Andeson model in a quasionedimensional domain.
Michael M. G. Goldstein*, University of Toronto,
(105760242)

9:00 a.m.
Break.

9:10 a.m.
Quasiintersections of isoenetgetic surface and complex angle variable.
Yulia Karpeshina*, UAB
YoungRan Lee, Sogang University , Seoul, South Korea
(105735254)

9:30 a.m.
Gap Labeling Theorems.
Semail Ulgen Yildirim*, Northwestern University
(10574632)

9:50 a.m.
Asymptotic expansion of the integrated density of states of a periodic or quasiperiodic Schrodinger operator.
Roman G. Shterenberg*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Leonid Parnovski, University College London
(105735148)

10:10 a.m.
Break.

10:20 a.m.
A Continuum Version of the KunzSouillard Approach to Localization in One Dimension.
David Damanik, Rice University
Günter Stolz*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(105782157)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic and Geometric Combinatorics, III
Room 209, White Hall
Organizers:
Richard Ehrenborg, University of Kentucky
Margaret A. Readdy, University of Kentucky readdy@ms.uky.edu

8:00 a.m.
fvectors, descent sets and the weak order.
Ed Swartz*, Cornell University
(105705253)

8:30 a.m.
QSym over Sym has a stable basis.
Aaron Lauve*, Texas A&M University
Sarah K Mason, UCSD & Wake Forest
(10570537)

9:00 a.m.
Total positivity in loop groups: Chevalley generators.
Thomas Lam, University of Michigan
Pavlo Pylyavskyy*, University of Michigan
(105705221)

9:30 a.m.
Mixed Statistics on $01$Fillings of Moon Polyominoes.
Catherine Yan*, Texas A&M University
William Chen, Nankai University
Andrew Wang, Nankai University
Alina Zhao, Nankai University
(105705138)

10:00 a.m.
Flag fvectors of colored complexes.
Andrew D Frohmader*, Cornell University
(105705222)

10:30 a.m.
Signed graphs, lattice points, and social psychology.
Thomas Zaslavsky*, Binghamton University (SUNY)
(10570575)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory and Geometric Aspects of Algebraic Topology, III
Room 217, White Hall
Organizers:
Serge Ochanine, University of Kentucky ochanine@ms.uky.edu
Marian F. Anton, Centre College

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical String Theory, III
Room 239, White Hall
Organizers:
Al Shapere, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Kentucky shapere@pa.uky.edu
Eric Sharpe, Physics Department, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Mark A. Stern, Duke University

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Problems in Mechanics and Materials Science, III
Room 233, White Hall

8:00 a.m.
A model of crystal growth with corner regularization.
Fang Wan, Purdue University
Nung Kwan Aaron Yip*, Purdue University
(105735387)

8:30 a.m.
On the stability of epitaxial growth in the stepflow regime.
Michel Jabbour*, University of Kentucky
Paolo Cermelli, University of Turin
(10577479)

9:00 a.m.
Efficient Computational Methods for the Simulation of Heteroepitaxial Growth using Kinetic Monte Carlo.
Tim P. Schulze*, University of Tennessee
Peter Smereka, University of Michigan
(105774314)

9:30 a.m.
Step collisions during nanowire growth: the BCF model and beyond.
Paolo Cermelli, UniversitÃ di Torino
Michel E. Jabbour, University of Kentucky
Nicholas O. Kirby*, University of Kentucky
(105774231)

10:00 a.m.
Energy Stable FInite Difference Schemes for the Phase Field Crystal (PFC) and Modified Phase Field Crystal (MPFC) Equations.
Steven M Wise*, University of Tennessee
(105765268)

10:30 a.m.
Numerical Real Inversion of the Laplace Transform by MultiplePrecision Arithmetic.
Hiroshi Fujiwara*, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
(105765266)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analysis and Control of Dispersive Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 235, White Hall
Organizers:
Michael J. Goldberg, University of Cincinnati
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati bzhang@math.uc.edu

8:00 a.m.
On a class of initialboundaryvalue problems of the Kortwegde Vries equation posed on finite domain.
Ivonne Rivas*, University of Cincinnati
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati
(105735322)

8:30 a.m.
The 2D Boussinesq Equations with vertical viscosity and vertical diffusivity.
Dhanapati Adhikari, Oklahoma State University
Chongsheng Cao, Florida International University
Jiahong Wu*, Oklahoma State University
(10573594)

9:00 a.m.
Stability of HirotaSatsuma Solitary Waves.
Jerry L. Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Didier Pilod, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
(10573530)

9:30 a.m.
The threshold solutions for nonlinear Schrodinger equations.
Dong Li, University of Iowa
Xiaoyi Zhang*, University of Iowa
(105735364)

10:00 a.m.
Global Estimates for Kernels of Neumann Series, Green's Functions, and the Conditional Gauge.
Michael W. Frazier*, University of Tennessee
Fedor Nazarov, University of Wisconsin
Igor E. Verbitsky, University of Missouri
(105735131)

10:30 a.m.
Initial Development of Distributional Direct Simulation Monte Carlo (DSMC) Methods.
Christopher R Schrock*, Air Force Institute of Technology
Aihua W Wood, Air Force Institute of Technology
(10576580)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Statistics, III
Room 204, White Hall
Organizers:
Sonja Petrović, University of Illinois, Chicago petrovic@math.uic.edu
Ruriko Yoshida, University of Kentucky

8:00 a.m.
Hierarchical subspace models for contingency tables.
Hisayuki Hara, University of Tokyo, Japan
Tomonari Sei, University of Tokyo, Japan
Akimichi Takemura*, University of Tokyo, Japan
(105762257)

8:30 a.m.
Using sequence coverage statistics to determine protein binding sites in a genome.
Steven N. Evans, University of California, Berkeley
Valerie Hower*, University of California, Berkeley
Lior Pachter, University of California, Berkeley
(105792130)

9:00 a.m.
Hierarchical Models, Markov Bases and StanleyReisner Ideals.
Erik Stokes*, Michigan Technological University
Sonja Petrovic, University of Illinois, Chicago
(105713346)

9:30 a.m.
Study of diagonaleffect models as toric and mixture models.
Fabio Rapallo*, Department DISTA, University of Eastern Piedmont
(105762190)

10:00 a.m.
Smoothness of Gaussian conditional independence models.
Mathias Drton, The University of Chicago
Han Xiao*, The University of Chicago
(105762433)

10:30 a.m.
Large Sparse Data and Algebraic Statistics: Is There a Connection?
Stephen E. Fienberg*, Carnegie Mellon University
(105762120)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory and Analysis on Metric Spaces, III
Room 231, White Hall
Organizers:
John L. Lewis, University of Kentucky john@ms.uky.edu
Nageswari Shanmugalingam, University of Cincinnati

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Complex Analysis and Potential Theory, III
Room 245, White Hall
Organizers:
James E. Brennan, University of Kentucky brennan@ms.uky.edu
Vladimir Eiderman, University of Kentucky

8:00 a.m.
All cubic and quartic polynomials $P$ for which $f^{\prime\prime}+P(z)f=0$ has a solution with infinitely many real zeros and at most finitely many nonreal zeros.
Kwang C. Shin*, University of West Georgia
(10573426)

8:30 a.m.
The Baernstein problem for $p$harmonic functions.
Anders Björn*, Linköpings universitet
(10573138)

9:00 a.m.
Boundedness of the square function and rectifiability.
Svitlana Mayboroda*, Purdue University
Alexander Volberg, Michigan State University
(105746293)

9:30 a.m.
Astala's conjecture on Hausdorff measure distortion under planar quasiconformal mappings and related removability problems.
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Eric T. Sawyer, McMaster University
Xavier Tolsa, ICREA and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(105730262)

10:00 a.m.
Truncated Toeplitz Operators.
Joseph A. Cima*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(10573016)

10:30 a.m.
Compactness of Hankel operators on pseudoconvex domains.
Zeljko Cuckovic*, University of Toledo
Sonmez Sahutoglu, University of Toledo
(105732110)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Algebra, III
Room 212, White Hall

8:00 a.m.
Finite Gröbner bases in infinite dimensional polynomial rings and applications.
Christopher Hillar, MSRI
Seth Sullivant*, North Carolina State University
(10571397)

8:30 a.m.
Combinatorics of multihomogeneous toric ideals.
Sonja Petrović*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Tristram Bogart, San Francisco State University, and Queen's University, Canada
(105713388)

9:00 a.m.
On the structure of pure $O$sequences: unimodality, nonunimodality, and an interval conjecture.
Mats Boij, Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden)
Juan C. Migliore, University of Notre Dame
Rosa M. MiróRoig, University of Barcelona (Spain)
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky
Fabrizio Zanello*, Michigan Technological University
(105713117)

9:30 a.m.
An Ehrhart Series Formula for Reflexive Polytopes.
Benjamin J Braun*, University of Kentucky
(105752174)

10:00 a.m.
The blowup of a simple complete ideal of a twodimensional regular local ring.
Silvio Greco, Politecnico di Torino
Karlheinz Kiyek*, University of Paderborn
Jesus Soto, Universidad de Sevilla
(105713236)

10:30 a.m.
On Locally CohenMacaulay unions of Surfaces in $\mathbb P^4$.
Hirotachi Abo, University of Idaho
Holger Kley, Colorado State University
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(105713280)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Matroid Theory, III
Room 219, White Hall
Organizers:
Jakayla Robbins, University of Kentucky jrobbins@ms.uky.edu
Xiangqian Zhou, Wright State University

8:00 a.m.
Oriented Incidence and a Generalization of Hypergraphs.
Lucas J. Rusnak*, Binghamton University
(105705167)

8:30 a.m.
A construction of a projective rectangle in a full algebraic matroid.
Rigoberto Florez*, University of South Carolina Sumter
(105705220)

9:00 a.m.
Fixing Number and Matroids.
Jenny McNulty*, The University of Montana
Gary Gordon, Lafayette College
Nancy Neudauer, Pacific University
(105705397)

9:30 a.m.
Matroids and karcs in Projective Geometries.
Talmage James Reid*, The University of Mississippi
Joshua Adam Gray, The University of Mississippi
(105705281)

10:00 a.m.
Recent progress in graph and matroid theory.
Neil Robertson*, the Ohio State Univeristy
(105705456)

10:30 a.m.
Obstacles to matroid decomposition theorems.
Dillon Mayhew*, Victoria University of Wellington
Geoff Whittle, Victoria University of Wellington
Stefan van Zwam, University of Waterloo
(10570578)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Inverse Problems, RiemannHilbert Problems, and Nonlinear Dispersive Equations, II
Room 241, White Hall
Organizers:
Peter A. Perry, University of Kentucky perry@ms.uky.edu
Peter Topalov, Northeastern University

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, III
Room 201, White Hall
Organizers:
Alberto Corso, University of Kentucky corso@ms.uky.edu
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics Outreach, II
Room 211, White Hall
Organizers:
Carl W. Lee, University of Kentucky lee@ms.uky.edu
David C. Royster, University of Kentucky

Sunday March 28, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Function Theory, Harmonic Analysis, and Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 242, White Hall
Organizers:
Joel Kilty, Centre College
Irina Mitrea, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Katharine Ott, University of Kentucky kott@ms.uky.edu

8:30 a.m.
The structure of solutions of axis symmetric NavierStokes equations near maximal points.
Zhen Lei, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Qi S. Zhang*, UC Riverside
(105735263)

9:00 a.m.
Regularity of Quasilinear Equations with Infinite Vanishing Ellipticity.
Cristian Rios*, University of Calgary
Eric T Sawyer, McMaster University
Richard Wheeden, Rutgers University
(105735395)

9:30 a.m.
Spectral theory for the Maxwell system of equations in nonsmooth domains.
Katharine Ott*, University of Kentucky
Irina Mitrea, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(105735461)

10:00 a.m.
Restriction theorems for surfaces.
Sarah N Ziesler*, University of Chicago
(105742152)

10:30 a.m.
Homogenization of periodic boundary value problems.
Carlos E Kenig*, University of Chicago
(105735153)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Sharp Spectral Estimates in Analysis, Geometry, and Probability, III
Room 237, White Hall
Organizers:
Richard S. Laugesen, University of Illinois
Bartlomiej Siudeja, University of Illinois siudeja@illinois.edu

Sunday March 28, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, III
Room 214, White Hall

Sunday March 28, 2010, 11:05 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Invited Address
Open problems in integrable systems and random matrix theory.
Room 118, White Hall
Percy A. Deift*, Courant InstituteNew York University
(10573701)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Recent progress in the area of elliptic boundary value problems on rough domains.
Room 118, White Hall
Irina Mitrea*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(10574503)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.
Special Session on Inverse Problems, RiemannHilbert Problems, and Nonlinear Dispersive Equations, III
Room 241, White Hall
Organizers:
Peter A. Perry, University of Kentucky perry@ms.uky.edu
Peter Topalov, Northeastern University

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Relative Homological Algebra, IV
Room 243, White Hall
Organizers:
Edgar E. Enochs, University of Kentucky
Alina C. Iacob, Georgia Southern University aiacob@georgiasouthern.edu

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral and Transport Properties of Schrödinger Operators, IV
Room 238, White Hall
Organizers:
Peter D. Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Jeffrey H. Schenker, Michigan State University

2:30 p.m.
Reflectionless Jacobi matrices.
Christian Remling*, University of Oklahoma
(105781166)

2:50 p.m.
On a nonlinear stochastic wave equation modeling heat flow.
Lawrence E. Thomas*, University of Virginia
Yao Wang, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(105782313)

3:10 p.m.
Absolute Continuity of Measures on Homogeneous Sets.
Alexei Poltoratski, Texas A&M
Barry Simon, Caltech
Maxim Zinchenko*, Western Michigan University
(105726292)

3:30 p.m.
Break.

3:40 p.m.
The probability measure on the paths and multidimensional scattering.
Sergey Denisov*, UWMadison
(105735227)

4:00 p.m.
The Dimension of the Spectrum of the OffDiagonal Fibonacci Hamiltonian.
Janine Dahl*, Rice University
(105747415)

4:20 p.m.
The Tan $2 \Theta$Theorem for Indefinite Quadratic Forms.
Luka Grubišić, University of Zagreb, Groatia
Vadim Kostrykin, FB 08  Institut für Mathematik, Johannes GutenbergUniversität Mainz, Germany
Konstantin A. Makarov*, University of MissouriColumbia
Krešimir Veselić, Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik, Fernuniversität Hagen, Germany
(105747319)

5:00 p.m.
Break.

5:10 p.m.
Cantor groups and Limitperiodic Schoedinger Operators.
Zheng Gan*, Rice University
(105747464)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:10 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical String Theory, IV
Room 239, White Hall

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Problems in Mechanics and Materials Science, IV
Room 233, White Hall

2:30 p.m.
Perturbation and dispersion of Rayleigh waves in prestressed anisotropic elastic media.
Kazumi Tanuma*, Graduate School of Engineering, Gunma University
ChiSing Man, University of Kentucky
Gen Nakamura, Graduate School of Science, Hokkaido University
Shengzhang Wang, Department of Mechanics and Engineering Science, Fudan University
(10577410)

3:00 p.m.
A nondestructive measurement scheme for depth dependent crystallographic texture coefficient functions of cubic metal sheets.
Leigh L. Noble*, New Paltz, NY 125612705 USA
(105774104)

3:30 p.m.
Irreducible Tensor Bases of the Rotation Group and Material Tensors of WeaklyTextured Polycrystalline Materials.
ChiSing Man*, University of Kentucky
Mojia Huang, Nanchang University
(105774320)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Statistics, IV
Room 204, White Hall
Organizers:
Sonja Petrović, University of Illinois, Chicago petrovic@math.uic.edu
Ruriko Yoshida, University of Kentucky

2:30 p.m.
Model selection for mixture models.
Anna Magdalena Kedzierska*, Department of Applied Mathematics I, Polytechnic University of Catalonia; Bioinformatics and Genomics, CRG
(105714414)

3:00 p.m.
Spectral Analysis of Dihedral Data.
Marlos A.G. Viana*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(105743385)

3:30 p.m.
Parameterization of mixture of independence models.
Enrico Carlini*, Department of Mathematics, Politecnico di Torino
(105762241)

4:00 p.m.
Binomial Edge Ideals and Conditional Independence.
J. Herzog, Universität DuisburgEssen
T. Hibi, Osaka University
F. Hreinsdottir, University of Iceland
T. Kahle*, MPI MiS, Leipzig, Germany
J. Rauh, MPI MiS, Leipzig, Germany
(105713189)

4:30 p.m.
How to identify hidden Markov processesan algebraic statistical answer.
Alexander Schoenhuth*, University of California at Berkeley
(105762147)

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Coding Theory, IV
Room 214, White Hall

Sunday March 28, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Matroid Theory, IV
Room 219, White Hall
Organizers:
Jakayla Robbins, University of Kentucky jrobbins@ms.uky.edu
Xiangqian Zhou, Wright State University

2:30 p.m.
A Construction of Infinite Sets of Intertwines for Pairs of Matroids.
Joseph E. Bonin*, he George Washington University
(10570522)

3:00 p.m.
Inequivalence in Representable Matroids. Preliminary Report.
Sandra Kingan*, Brooklyn College, CUNY
(105705151)

3:30 p.m.
Computation in Multicriteria Matroid Optimization.
Jesus De Loera, University of California, Davis
David Haws*, University of Kentucky
Jon Lee, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Allison O'Hair, University of California, Davis
(105705325)

4:00 p.m.
On clones in GF(q)representable matroids.
Xiangqian Zhou*, Wright State University
(105705107)
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