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2010 Fall Central Section Meeting
Notre Dame, IN, November 57, 2010 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1064
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS
benkart@math.wisc.edu
Sunday November 7, 2010

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Lie Theory, III
Room 131, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
John Caine, University of Notre Dame John.A.Caine.2@nd.edu
Samuel Evens, University of Notre Dame Samuel.R.Evens.1@nd.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computability and Its Applications, IV
Room 120, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Peter Cholak, University of Notre Dame Peter.Cholak.1@nd.edu
Peter Gerdes, University of Notre Dame gerdes@invariant.org
Karen Lange, University of Notre Dame klange1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Revisiting Cooper's jump inversion theorem.
Joseph S. Miller*, University of WisconsinMadison
(106403219)

8:30 a.m.
A hyperimmunelow basis theorem for infinitely branching trees.
Chris J. Conidis*, Department of Pure Mathematics, University of Waterloo
(106403315)

9:00 a.m.
Birkhoff's theorem and reverse mathematics.
Paul Shafer*, Cornell University
(106403272)

9:30 a.m.
The nonhyperarithmetic degrees form a spectrum.
Antonio Montalban*, University of Chicago
(10640378)

10:00 a.m.
Jump Degrees of Countable Structures.
Brooke M. Andersen, Assumption College
Asher M. Kach*, University of Connecticut  Storrs
Bakhadyr Khoussainov, University of Auckland
Alexander G. Melnikov, University of Auckland
D. Reed Solomon, University of Connecticut  Storrs
(106403241)

10:30 a.m.
A direct construction of a hyperimmune minimal degree.
Mingzhong Cai*, Department of Mathematics, Cornell University
(106403265)

11:00 a.m.
Definability and Automorphisms of the C.E. Sets.
Rachel Epstein*, Harvard University
(106403183)

11:30 a.m.
Generic computability, Turing degrees, and asymptotic density.
Carl Jockusch*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Paul Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(106403166)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Undergraduate Mathematics Education: A Vision for the 21st Century, IV
Room 136, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Steven Broad, St. Mary's College sbroad@alumni.nd.edu
Nahid Erfan, University of Notre Dame erfan.1@nd.edu
Alex Himonas, University of Notre Dame himonas.1@nd.edu
Morteza ShafiiMousavi, Indiana University South Bend mshafii@iusb.edu

8:00 a.m.
Matrix Representations in Group Theory and Geometry.
Paul E. Becker*, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Mark Medwid, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
(10649738)

8:30 a.m.
Incorporating Dynamical Geometry and Fractals into Undergraduate Mathematics Education.
Jiu Ding*, University of Southern Mississippi
(10643716)

9:00 a.m.
Rethinking Calculus.
Michael Livshits*, Cambridge, MA
(10649710)

9:30 a.m.
Mathematics Education at Community Colleges Where we've been, where we are, where we need to go.
Raju Hegde*, Grand Rapids Community College
Yumi Watanabe, Grand Rapids Community College
(106497314)

10:00 a.m.
Mathematical Preparation for First Statistics Courses.
Paul Kochanowski*, Indiana University South Bend
Morteza ShafiiMousavi, Indiana University South Bend
(106497128)

10:30 a.m.
Changing the Culture: A 20th Century Vision Delayed.
David A. Smith*, Duke University
(106497207)

11:00 a.m.
Discussion

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology, Geometry and Physics, IV
Room 214, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Ralph Kaufmann, Purdue University rkaufman@math.purdue.edu
Stephan Stolz, University of Notre Dame Stolz.1@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Openclosed moduli spaces and related algebraic structures.
Eric Harrelson, Austin, Texas
Alexander Voronov, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
J. Javier Zúñiga*, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
(106455175)

9:00 a.m.
BV Structures and Modular Operads.
Ben C Ward*, Purdue University
(106455228)

10:00 a.m.
Higher String Topology  Old and New.
Po Hu*, Wayne State University
(106455209)

11:00 a.m.
Topological Hermitian cobordism and related topics.
Hu Po, Wayne State University
Igor Kriz*, University of Michigan
(106455211)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Hypergraphs, IV
Room 119, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
David Galvin, University of Notre Dame David.Galvin.12@nd.edu
Hemanshu Kaul, Illinois Institute of Technology kaul@math.iit.edu

8:00 a.m.
Degree Conditions for $H$Linked Digraphs.
Michael Ferrara*, University of Colorado Denver
Michael Jacobson, University of Colorado Denver
Florian Pfender, Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
(106405150)

8:30 a.m.
Each sparse graph decomposes into a forest and a graph with bounded degree.
SeogJin Kim, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea
Alexandr Kostochka*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Hehui Wu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Xuding Zhu, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua, China
(106405102)

9:00 a.m.
Modular orientations of random regular graphs.
Pawel Pralat*, Department of Mathematics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
(106405117)

9:30 a.m.
Longest cycles in kconnected graphs with given independence number.
Suil O, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Douglas West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Hehui Wu*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10640556)

10:30 a.m.
The typical structure of $H$colorings of the Hamming cube.
John Engbers*, University of Notre Dame
David Galvin, University of Notre Dame
(106405197)

11:00 a.m.
The Number of Matchings of a Given Size.
Liviu Ilinca*, Indiana University
Jeff Kahn, Rutgers University
(106405223)

11:30 a.m.
Extremal Trees for Homomorphism Enumeration.
Andrew J Radcliffe*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Andrew Ray, University of NebraskaLincoln
(106405233)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applications of Stochastic Processes in Cell Biology, III
Room 319, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Peter Thomas, Case Western University pjt9@case.edu

8:00 a.m.
Stochastic withinhost models of malaria infection: calibration and AgentBased Communities.
David Gurarie*, Case Western Reserve University
(10649297)

9:00 a.m.
3D MultiCell Simulation of Angiogeneis and Its Application in Tumor Growth and Choroidal Neovascularization.
Abbas Shirinifard*, Biocomplexity Institute, Physics Department, Indiana University
James Alexander Glazier, Biocomplexity Institute, Physics Department, Indiana University
(10649242)

9:30 a.m.
Migration and clustering of glioma cells.
Evgeniy Khain*, Department of Physics, Oakland University, Rochester MI 48309
(106492136)

10:00 a.m.
What can noise do for you? Understanding the role of molecular noise in mammalian timekeeping.
Richard Yamada*, University of Michigan, Department of Mathematics
(10649232)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic, Groups and Geometry, III
Room 310, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Jordan Ellenberg, University of Wisconsin ellenber@math.wisc.edu
Michael Larsen, Indiana University larsen@math.indiana.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Group Actions on Affine Varieties, IV
Room 118, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Harm Derksen, University of Michigan hderksen@umich.edu
Gene Freudenburg, University of Western Michigan gene.freudenburg@wmich.edu

8:00 a.m.
The geometry of eight points in projective space.
Benjamin Howard*, University of Michigan
John Millson, University of Maryland College Park
Andrew Snowden, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ravi Vakil, Stanford University
(106414345)

9:00 a.m.
Flexible varieties.
Ivan Arzhantsev, Moscow State University
Hubert Flenner, Ruhr Universität Bochum
Shulim Kaliman*, University of Miami
Frank Kutzschebauch, University of Bern
Mikhail Zaidenberg, Fourier University
(10641482)

10:00 a.m.
Counterexamples to cancellation for exotic complex spaces of dimension 3.
Lucy MoserJauslin*, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
Adrien Dubouloz, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
PierreMarie Poloni, University of Basel, Switzerland
(106414295)

10:30 a.m.
A property of a Jacobian mate.
Leonid MakarLimanov*, Wayne State University, USA; Weizmann Instutute of Sciense, Israel
(106414347)

11:00 a.m.
A note on the Venereau polynomials.
Drew Lewis*, Washington University in St. Louis
(10641371)

11:30 a.m.
New conjectures related to the Jacobian Conjecture.
David Wright*, Washington University
Arno van den Essen, Radboud University
Wenhua Zhao, Illinois State University
(106413220)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Groups, Representations, and Characters, IV
Room 116, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
James P. Cossey, University of Akron cossey@uakron.edu
Mark Lewis, Kent State University lewis@math.kent.edu

8:00 a.m.
Saturated fusion systems as idempotents in the double Burnside ring.
Kari Ragnarsson*, DePaul University
Radu Stancu, Universite de Picardie
(106420142)

8:30 a.m.
Distinguishing exponentially many nonisomorphic groups having no known isomorphism invariants.
Mark L. Lewis, Kent State University
James B. Wilson*, The Ohio State University
(10642073)

9:00 a.m.
Duality for normal subgroups of wreath product $p$groups.
Jeffrey M Riedl*, University of Akron
(106420292)

9:30 a.m.
Character tables of 2generator $p$groups of class two.
Adriana Nenciu*, Otterbein University
(106420165)

10:00 a.m.
Some subgroups of finite algebra groups.
Darci L. Kracht*, Kent State University
(106420330)

10:30 a.m.
Minimal groups with isomorphic tables of marks.
Luis ValeroElizondo*, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas de Hidalgo
Alberto Gerardo RaggiCardenas, UNAM
(10642014)

11:00 a.m.
Determining Group Structure from the Sets of Character Degrees.
Kamal Aziziheris*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242
(10642006)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Quasigroups, Loops, and Nonassociative Division Algebras, IV
Room 117, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Clifton E. Ealy, Western Michigan University clifton.e.ealy@wmich.edu
Stephen Gagola, III, Bowling Green State University sgagola@bgsu.edu
Julia Knight, University of Notre Dame knight.1@nd.edu
J. D. Phillips, Northern Michigan University jophilli@nmu.edu
Petr Vojtechovsky, University of Denver petr@math.du.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Bruck Functor.
Ben Phillips*, Western Michigan University
(10640885)

8:30 a.m.
Loops with abelian inner mapping groups: recent progress.
Michael Kinyon*, University of Denver
(106420370)

9:00 a.m.
Independent varieties of loops.
Tomasz Kowalski*, Centro de Algebra da Universidade de Lisboa
(106417403)

9:30 a.m.
A New Look at the FreudenthalTits Magic Square.
Tevian Dray*, Oregon State University
(106417176)

10:00 a.m.
Moufang and extra elements.
J. D. Phillips*, Northern Michigan University
(10642022)

10:30 a.m.
The Zorn vector matrix algebra over $\mathbb{Z}/4\mathbb{Z}$.
Andrew T. Wells*, East Central University
(106417170)

11:00 a.m.
On the existence of simple loops with two nontrivial conjugacy classes.
Kenneth W. Johnson*, Penn State University, Abington
(106420204)

11:30 a.m.
On Computable Loops.
Clifton E Ealy*, Department of Mathematics, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo MI
Julia F Knight, Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame
Clifton F Ealy, Department of Mathematics, Western Illinois University
(106420384)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Evolution Equations, III
Room 318, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Alex Himonas, University of Notre Dame himonas.1@nd.edu
Gerard Misiolek, University of Notre Dame Gerard.Misiolek.1@nd.edu

8:30 a.m.
Nonlinear Asymptotic Stability for SemiStrong Pulse Interactions.
Thomas Bellsky*, Michigan State University
(10643517)

9:00 a.m.
On the asymptotics of the Birkhoff map.
Peter Topalov*, Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Thomas Kappeler, University of Zurich
Beat Schaad, University of Zurich
(106435252)

9:30 a.m.
Steady water waves with multiple critical layers.
Mats Ehrnstrom*, Leibniz University, Hanover
(106435266)

10:00 a.m.
Wave breaking in the dispersive wave equations.
Dmitry E. Pelinovsky*, McMaster University (Canada)
(10643523)

10:30 a.m.
A variational method for quasilinear dispersive equations.
Erik Wahlén*, Lund University
(106435156)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory and Physics, IV
Room 215, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Adrian Clingher, University of Missouri St. Louis clinghera@umsl.edu
Charles Doran, University of Alberta doran@math.ualberta.ca
Shabnam N. Kadir, Wilhelm Leibniz Universitat kadir@math.unihannover.de
Rolf Schimmrigk, Indiana University rschimmr@iusb.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic and Topological Combinatorics, III
Room 129, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
John Shareshian, Washington University shareshi@math.wustl.edu
Bridget Tenner, DePaul University bridget@math.depaul.edu

8:00 a.m.
Computing Node Polynomials for Plane Curves.
Florian Block*, University of Michigan
(106405216)

8:30 a.m.
The Critical group of a simplicial complex.
Art Duval*, University of Texas at El Paso
Caroline Klivans, University of Chicago
Jeremy Martin, University of Kansas
(10640579)

9:00 a.m.
The boolean complex of a Coxeter system.
Kari Ragnarsson*, DePaul University
Bridget E. Tenner, DePaul University
(106405145)

9:30 a.m.
Hyperplane Arrangements and Diagonal Harmonics.
Drew Armstrong*, University of Miami
(106405306)

10:00 a.m.
The Shi arrangement and the Ish arrangement.
Drew Armstrong, University of Miami
Brendon Rhoades*, MIT
(106405194)

10:30 a.m.
Crystals and total positivity on orientable surfaces.
Thomas Lam, University of Michigan
Pavlo Pylyavskyy*, University of Minnesota
(106405164)

11:00 a.m.
Homology of the kParabolic Arrangement and Discrete Morse Theory.
Jacob Anthony White*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Helene Barcelo, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Christopher Severs, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
(106405172)

11:30 a.m.
Face numbers of pseudomanifolds with isolated singularities.
Isabella Novik*, University of Washington, Seattle
Ed Swartz, Cornell University
(106405115)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Differential Geometry and its Applications, IV
Room 213, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Jianguo Cao, University of Notre Dame cao.7@nd.edu
Brian Smyth, University of Notre Dame smyth.1@nd.edu

8:30 a.m.
Fill Radius and the Fundamental Group.
Jon Wolfson*, Michigan State University
(106453206)

9:00 a.m.
Compact proper Dupin hypersurfaces.
Thomas E Cecil*, College of the Holy Cross
(106453134)

9:30 a.m.
Riesz transforms and $L^p$estimates of $\bar\partial$ on complete Kahler manifolds.
Xiangdong Li*, Institute of Applied Mathematics, AMSS, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(106453289)

10:00 a.m.
Comparison geometry, total curvature, and pursuitevasion games.
Stephanie B. Alexander, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Richard L. Bishop*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Robert Ghrist, University of Pennsylvania
(106453348)

10:30 a.m.
Singular time of the mean curvature flow.
Andrew A Cooper*, Michigan State University
(106451309)

11:00 a.m.
Comparison theorems for number of conjugate points along subRiemannian extremals.
Igor Zelenko*, Department of Mathematics, Texas A&M University
(10645330)

11:30 a.m.
Discussion Robert Gulliver

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Singularities in Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 207, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Nero Budur, University of Notre Dame nbudur@nd.edu
Lawrence Ein, University of Illinois at Chicago ein@math.uic.edu

8:30 a.m.
The valuation space of an isolated normal singularity.
Sebastien Boucksom, Institut de Mathematiques de Jussieu
Tommaso de Fernex*, University of Utah
Charles Favre, Centre de Mathematiques Laurent Schwartz Ecole Polytechnique
(106414262)

9:00 a.m.
Characteristic classes of complex hypersurfaces.
Sylvain Cappell, Courant Institute, New York University
Laurentiu Maxim*, University of WisconsinMadison
Joerg Schuermann, University of Muenster, Germany
Julius Shaneson, University of Pennsylvania
(106414144)

9:30 a.m.
Free divisors, adjoint divisors, and partial normalizations.
Mathias Schulze*, Oklahoma State University
(106414112)

10:00 a.m.
Multigraded Fujita approximation.
ShinYao Jow*, University of Pennsylvania
(10641452)

10:30 a.m.
Singularity of a Holomorphic Map.
Jing Zhang*, State University of New York at Albany
(10641408)

11:00 a.m.
On resolution of singularities in positive characteristic.
Jaroslaw Wlodarczyk*, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
(106414364)

11:30 a.m.
Geometry of arcs under birational maps.
Roi Docampo*, University of Utah
Tommaso de Fernex, University of Utah
(106414360)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Hilbert Functions in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics, III
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University fabrizio.zanello@gmail.com
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame juan.c.migliore.1@nd.edu
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky uwenagel@ms.uky.edu

8:30 a.m.
Thirty years and counting.
Edward Swartz*, Cornell University
(106405139)

9:00 a.m.
Generalized permutohedra, hvector of cotransversal matroids and pure Osequences.
SuHo Oh*, MIT
(10640569)

9:30 a.m.
Pure $O$sequences and Matroid $h$vectors.
Huy Tai Ha, Tulane University
Erik Stokes*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University
(106413275)

10:00 a.m.
Points, regularity, minimum distance.
Stefan O Tohaneanu*, Department of Mathematics / The University of Western Ontario
(106413103)

10:30 a.m.
Minimal Free Resolutions of General Points on Cubic Surfaces.
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame
Megan Patnott*, University of Notre Dame
(106413218)

11:00 a.m.
Stable monomial ideals with a given Hilbert polynomial.
Dennis K. Moore*, University of Kentucky
Uwe R. Nagel, University of Kentucky
(106413321)

11:30 a.m.
Componentwise linear ideals arising from simplicial trees.
Massimo Caboara, University of Pisa, Italy
Sara Faridi*, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
(106413363)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interdisciplinary Session on Deterministic and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, IV
Room 320, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University negh@indiana.edu
Vlad Vicol, University of Chicago vicol@math.uchicago.edu

8:30 a.m.
The ZakharovKuznetsov (KZ) equation.
Roger M. Temam*, Indiana UniversityDepartment of Mathematics
(106435169)

9:00 a.m.
A determining form for the 2D NavierStokes equations.
C. Foias, Texas A&M University
M. S. Jolly*, Indiana University
R. Kravchenko, Texas A&M University
(106476237)

9:30 a.m.
BealeKatoMajda type regularity criteria for the 3D NavierStokes equations.
Alexey Cheskidov*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(106435397)

10:00 a.m.
Wick Product in Stochastic Burgers Equation: A Curse or a Cure?
Sivaditya Kaligotla*, University of Southern California
Sergey V Lototsky, University of Southern California
(10646068)

10:30 a.m.
Phase transition of binary systems.
Honghu Liu*, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, Bloomington
M. Taylan Sengul, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, Bloomington
Shouhong Wang, Department of Mathematics, Indiana University, Bloomington
(106435391)

11:30 a.m.
Discussion Mickael Chekroun

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Complex Analysis and Dynamical Systems, III
Room 311, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Laura DeMarco, University of Illinois at Chicago demarco@math.uic.edu
Jeffrey Diller, University of Notre Dame diller.1@nd.edu

9:00 a.m.
A fundamental dichotomy for Fatou components of polynomial skew products.
Roland Roeder*, Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis
(106437187)

9:30 a.m.
Basins of Attraction.
Liz Raquel Vivas*, Purdue University
(106432244)

10:00 a.m.
Common boundary values of holomorphic functions for twosided complex structures.
Florian Bertrand, University of WisconsinMadison
Xianghong Gong*, University of WisconsinMadison
JeanPierre Rosay, University of WisconsinMadison
(106432343)

10:30 a.m.
On Proper Polynomial Maps of $\mathbb{C}^n$.
Cinzia Bisi*, Dipartimento Matematica, Universita' di Ferrara
Francesco Polizzi, Dipartimento Matematica, Universita' della Calabria
(10643281)

11:00 a.m.
Equidistribution to the Green current.
Rodrigo Parra*, University of Michiga
(10643790)

11:30 a.m.
Nonarchimedean pluripotential theory.
Jonsson Mattias*, University of Michigan
S{é}bastien Boucksom, Institut de Math{é}matiques de Jussieu, France
Charles Favre, Ecole Polytechnique, France
(10643207)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computation, Analysis, Modeling in PDE and their Applications, III
Room 312, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Bei Hu, University of Notre Dame b1hu@nd.edu
Yongtao Zhang, University of Notre Dame zhang.103@nd.edu

9:00 a.m.
A multiscale mathematical model of tumormicroenvironment interactions.
Yangjin Kim*, University of MichiganDearborn
Hans G. Othmer, University of Minnesota
Magdalena A. Stolarska, University of St. Thomas
(10649236)

10:00 a.m.
Noise Filtering in Spatial Gradient Sensing and Response during Yeast Cell Polarization.
ChingShan Chou*, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University
Qing Nie, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Irvine
TauMu Yi, Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California, Irvine
(10649237)

11:00 a.m.
An Epidemic SIR Model with Directed Spatial Diffusion.
Ruijun Zhao*, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
Fabio A. Milner, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
(10649284)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computational Electromagnetics and Acoustics, II
Room 313, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
David Peter Nicholls, University of Illinois at Chicago nicholls@math.uic.edu

9:00 a.m.
Boundary integral equations on the sphere discretization and applications.
Nilima Nigam*, Dept. of Mathematics, Simon Fraser University
Simon Gemmrich, DFine, Berlin, Germany.
(106465400)

9:30 a.m.
QuasiOptimal Convergence of Non Overlapping Domain Decomposition Method: the Helmholtz Equation.
Yassine Boubendir*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Xavier Antoine, University of Nancy
Christophe Geuzaine, University of Liege
(106465328)

10:00 a.m.
Well posed integral equation formulations for the solution of three dimensional scattering problems in Lipschitz domains.
Catalin Turc*, Department of Mathematics Case Western Reserve University
Oscar Bruno, ACM Caltech
Akash Anand, IIT Kanpur
(106465234)

10:30 a.m.
A NonDeteriorating Algorithm for Computational Electromagnetism Based on QuasiLacunae of Maxwell's Equations.
Sergey V Petropavlovsky, Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federatrion
Semyon V Tsynkov*, North Carolina State University
(10647809)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on The Geometry of Submanifolds, III
Room 217, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Yun Myung Oh, Andrews University ohy@andrews.edu
Mihaela Vajiac, Chapman University mbvajiac@chapman.edu
Ivko Dimitric, Pennsylvania State University imd1@psu.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Rigidity, IV
Room 209, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
David Fisher, Indiana University fisherdm@indiana.edu
Ralf Spatzier, University of Michigan spatzier@umich.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Its Interactions with Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 208, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame cpolini@nd.edu
Alberto Corso, University of Kentucky corso@ms.uky.edu
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University ulrich@math.purdue.edu

9:00 a.m.
The resolution of Frobenius powers of the maximal ideal in diagonal hypersurface rings.
Andrew Kustin, University of South Carolina
Hamid Rahmati, Syracuse University
Adela Vraciu*, University of South Carolina
(10641374)

9:30 a.m.
Ascent and Descent modulo quasicomplete intersections.
Inês Bonacho dos Anjos Henriques*, University of California, Riverside
Luchezar L. Avramov, University of Nebraska
Liana M. Şega, University of Missouri
(106413394)

10:00 a.m.
Minimal $j$multiplicity.
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame
Yu Xie*, University of Notre Dame
(10641386)

10:30 a.m.
The shape of the core of certain monomial ideals.
Bonnie Smith*, University of Kentucky
Angela Kohlhaas, Loras College
(106413386)

11:00 a.m.
On applications of regularity bounds to length complexity of tensor product and HomAB problems.
Kia Dalili*, University of MissouriColumbia
(106413393)

11:30 a.m.
Building examples using power series.
William Heinzer, Purdue University
Christel Rotthaus, Michigan State University
Sylvia M Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(106413246)
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