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2010 Spring Western Section Meeting
Albuquerque, NM, April 1718, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1059
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Sunday April 18, 2010

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, III
Room 326, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Osvaldo Mendez, University of Texas at El Paso osmendez@utep.edu
Behzad Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso behzad@math.utep.edu
Mohamed Amine Khamsi, University of Texas at El Paso mohamed@math.utep.edu

8:00 a.m.
Solutions to IntegroDifferential Equations arising in models for charged transport in semiconductors.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Marc Salas*, New Mexico State University
(10593532)

8:30 a.m.
Sharp stability results for exponential dichotomy.
Osvaldo D. Mendez*, University of Texas=El Paso
Liviu Horia Popescu, University of Oradea
(10593461)

9:00 a.m.
Estimates for the resolvent of the spectral Navier operator.
J A Barceló, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
M FolchGabayet, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
S PérezEsteva*, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
A Ruíz, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
M C Vilela, Universidad de Valladolid
(10593541)

9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic behavior of solutions to some second order evolution equations.
Behzad Djafari Rouhani*, University of Texas at El Paso
(10594730)

10:00 a.m.
ALGEBRIZATION OF ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS.
Elifalet López*, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez
(105934154)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, III
Room 327, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University thagstrom@smu.edu
Stephen Lau, University of New Mexico srlau@math.unm.edu
Jens Lorenz, University of New Mexico lorenz@math.unm.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, III
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, III
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, III
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, III
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

8:00 a.m.
A new sharp version of Buckley's inequality.
Oleksandra V Beznosova*, University of MissouriColumbia
Dariusz Panek, Ohio University
Maria Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico
(105943198)

8:30 a.m.
On sharp bounds for the commutators on weighted Lebesgue spaces $L^p(w)$.
Daewon Chung*, University of New Mexico
(10594218)

9:00 a.m.
Sharp weighted bounds for fractional integral operators.
Michael Lacey, Georgia Technical Institute
Kabe Moen*, Washington University in St. Louis
Carlos Perez, Universidad de Sevilla
Rodolfo Torres, University of Kansas
(10594209)

9:30 a.m.
Geometricarithmetic averaging of dyadic weights.
Jill Pipher, Brown University
Lesley A. Ward*, University of South Australia
Xiao Xiao, Brown University
(10594231)

10:00 a.m.
Recent results in Weighted Theory.
Michael T Lacey*, Georgia Tech
Eric Sawyer, McMaster Univ
I UriateTuero, Michigan State
Maria Carmen Reguera, Georgia Tech
(10594206)

10:30 a.m.
A characterization of the two weight norm inequality for the Hilbert transform.
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Eric T. Sawyer, McMaster University
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(105942170)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, III
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

8:00 a.m.
Coefficient and cancellation theorems of BriançonSkoda type.
Ian M. Aberbach*, University of Missouri
Aline Hosry, University of Missouri
(105913191)

8:30 a.m.
The lower semicontinuity of the Frobenius splitting numbers.
Florian Enescu*, Georgia State University
Yongwei Yao, Georgia State University
(105913113)

9:00 a.m.
Annihilators of Local Cohomology.
Laura R Lynch*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Tom Marley, University of NebraskaLincoln
(10591374)

9:30 a.m.
Vanishing of cohomology over CohenMacaulay algebras.
Lars Winther Christensen*, Texas Tech University
Henrik Holm, University of Copenhagen
(105913155)

10:00 a.m.
Algorithms for Borel ideals.
Christopher A Francisco, Oklahoma State University
Jeff Mermin*, Oklahoma State University
Jay Schweig, Kansas University
(105913136)

10:30 a.m.
A class of factorial threefolds.
David R Finston*, New Mexico State University
(10591444)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, III
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov

8:00 a.m.
Gain added metallic nanostructures as optical metaatoms.
Ildar R Gabitov*, University of Arizona
Bridget Kennedy, University of Arizona
Andrei Maimistov, National Research Nuclear University
(105978222)

9:00 a.m.
Application of Markov Chain Monte Carlo simulations to detect the impact of climate change on river discharge time series records of arctic rivers.
Jean M Foster*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Jasper Vrugt, University of California, Irvine
Cathy Wilson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Joel Rowland, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(105962240)

9:30 a.m.
PDEs for Flow and Transport in Porous Media with Fractal Coefficients.
Bryan J Travis*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(105935250)

10:00 a.m.
On some problems in environmental research.
Robert M Owczarek*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10598634)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, III
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

8:30 a.m.
The Corridor Implied Volatility and the VIX during the financial crisis: October 2008  April 2009.
Torben G. Andersen, Northwestern University  Kellogg School of Management; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Oleg Bondarenko, University of Illinois at Chicago  Department of Finance
Maria T. GonzalezPerez*, Northwestern University  Kellogg School of Management
(105960195)

9:00 a.m.
Black Litterman model: investors' expectations and social networks.
Germán G Creamer*, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105991241)

9:30 a.m.
Solution to a Nonlinear BlackScholes Equation.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Emmanuel Ncheuguim*, New Mexico State University
(10593554)

10:00 a.m.
Optimal investment on finite horizon with random discrete order flow in il liquid markets.
Paul Gassiat, University Paris 7
Huyen Pham, University Paris 7
Mihai Sirbu*, University of Texas at Austin
(105960142)

10:30 a.m.
Arbitrage free models in markets with transaction costs.
Hasanjan Sayit*, Assistant professor, Mathematics Department, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Viens Frederi, Professor, Statistics Department, Purdue University,
(10596053)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, III
Room 226, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Art M. Duval, University of Texas at El Paso artduval@math.utep.edu
Jeremy Martin, University of Kansas jmartin@math.ku.edu

8:30 a.m.
The rank partition of a matroid.
Andrew Berget*, University of California, Davis
(105905233)

9:00 a.m.
Lattice paths and Lagrangian matroids.
Anna Gundert, Freie Universität Berlin and Technischen Universität Berlin
Edward D Kim*, University of California, Davis
Daria Schymura, Freie Universität Berlin
(10590576)

9:30 a.m.
On $\gamma$vectors.
Eran Nevo*, Cornell University
Kyle Petersen, DePaul University
Bridget Tenner, DePaul University
(105905126)

10:00 a.m.
$f$Vectors of Triangulated Balls.
Samuel Robert Kolins*, Cornell University
(10590529)

10:30 a.m.
The Rees product and cubical complexes.
Tricia Muldoon Brown*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(10590565)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, III
Room 328, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Alejandro Aceves, Southern Methodist University aaceves@smu.edu
Alexander Korotkevich, University of New Mexico alexkor@math.unm.edu
Pavel Lushnikov, University of New Mexico plushnik@math.unm.edu

8:30 a.m.
Statics and Dynamics of Magnetic Vortices.
Israel Michael Sigal*, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Toronto
(10593739)

9:00 a.m.
Singularities and asymptotics for some geometric nonlinear Schroedinger equations.
Stephen Gustafson*, University of British Columbia
(105935210)

9:30 a.m.
Nearlinear dynamics in KdV with periodic boundary conditions.
V. Zharnitsky*, University of Illinois
M. B. Erdogan, University of Illinois
N. Tzirakis, University of Illinois
(105935163)

10:00 a.m.
Maximizers for the Strichartz norm for small solutions of masscritical semilinear Schrödinger equations.
Thomas Dyuckaerts, Universite de CergyPontoise, France
Frank Merle, Universite de CergyPontoise
Svetlana Roudenko*, Arizona State University
(105935196)

10:30 a.m.
Functional connectivity in disassortative scalefree neuronal networks.
Maxim S Shkarayev*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(105992158)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, III
Room 227, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Kasra Rafi, University of Oklahoma kasra.rafi@gmail.com
Hossein Namaze, University of Texas hossein@math.utexas.edu
Kenneth Bromberg, University of Utah bromberg@math.utah.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 129, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Matthew Blair, University of New Mexico blair@math.unm.edu
Hart Smith, University of Washington hart@math.washington.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, III
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Charles Boyer, University of New Mexico cboyer@math.unm.edu
Dimiter Vassilev, University of New Mexico vassilev@math.unm.edu

9:00 a.m.
The space of volume forms and the Donaldson equation.
Weiyong He*, University of Oregon
(105953184)

9:30 a.m.
Conformal geometry and scattering operators.
Colin Guillarmou, Laboratoire J. Dieudonne, CNRS, Universite de Nice, France
Jie Qing*, UC Santa Cruz
(105953199)

10:00 a.m.
Hypersurfaces in Hyperbolic Poincaré Manifolds and Conformally Invariant PDEs.
Vincent Bonini*, California Polytechnic State University
José Espinar, Departmento de Geometría y Topología, Universidad de Granada
Jie Qing, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Santa Cruz
(105953243)

10:30 a.m.
Invariants of toric contact manifolds.
Justin C Pati*, University of New Mexico
(105953190)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
The topology of deformation spaces of Kleinian groups.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Kenneth Bromberg*, University of Utah
(10595701)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, IV
Room 224, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Lukas Geyer, Montana State University geyer@math.montana.edu
Donald Marshall, University of Washington marshall@math.washington.edu
Steffen Rohde, University of Washington rohde@math.washington.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, IV
Room 225, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Matthew Day, California Institute of Technology mattday@caltech.edu
Daniel Peter Groves, University of Illinois at Chicago daniel.p.groves@gmail.com
Jason Manning, SUNY at Buffalo jfox.manning@gmail.com
Henry Wilton, California Institute of Technology wilton@caltech.edu

3:00 p.m.
Actions of Kahler groups on real hyperbolic spaces.
Pierre PY*, University of Chicago
(10595189)

4:00 p.m.
Cofinitely Hopfian groups, open mappings and knot complements.
Martin R. Bridson, University of Oxford
Daniel P. Groves*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jonathan A. Hillman, University of Sydney
Gaven J. Martin, Massey University
(10592042)

4:30 p.m.
Surface Subgroups of Graph Products of Groups.
Sanghyun Kim*, the University of Texas at Austin
(105920104)

5:00 p.m.
Small cancellation, curvature and generic one relator groups.
John M Mackay*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10592094)

5:30 p.m.
Reflections on Rigidity and Random Groups.
Paul E. Schupp*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(105920192)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, IV
Room 123, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: M. Cristina Pereyra, University of New Mexico crisp@math.unm.edu
Stephanie A. Salomone, University of Portland salomone@up.edu

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 120, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University lfouli@math.utexas.edu
Janet Vassilev, University New Mexico jvassil@math.unm.edu

3:00 p.m.
Embedding dimension, multiplicity and CohenMacaulayness of subintegral extensions of local Noetherian domains.
Bruce Olberding*, New Mexico State University
(105913127)

3:30 p.m.
Intersection numbers through residual intersections.
Dan Bates, Colorado State University
David Eklund, KTH  Sweden
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(105913218)

4:00 p.m.
The core versus the adjoint of a monomial ideal.
Angela L Kohlhaas*, University of Notre Dame
(10591397)

4:30 p.m.
Depths and Reductions of Edge Ideals of Graphs.
Louiza Fouli, New Mexico State University
Susan E. Morey*, Texas State University
(105913151)

5:00 p.m.
Comparing the Sizes of the Lower Bass Numbers of a Cohen Macaulay Local Ring.
Jared L Painter*, The University of Texas at Arlington
(105913227)

5:30 p.m.
Threestandardness of the maximal ideal.
Ananthnarayan Hariharan*, Department of Mathematics, University of NebraskaLincoln
Craig Huneke, Department of Mathematics, University of Kansas
(105913117)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, IV
Room 324, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Maria Cristina Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso mcmariani@utep.edu
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology Ionut.Florescu@stevens.edu
Maria P. BeccarVarela, University of Texas at El Paso mpvarela@utep.edu

3:00 p.m.
Drawdowns, drawups and financial risk management.
Hongzhong Zhang, City University of New York
Olympia Hadjiliadis*, City University of New York
(10596091)

3:30 p.m.
Temporal Correlation of Defaults in Subprime Securitization.
Junyue Xu, Louisiana State University
Eric Hillebrand, Louisiana State University
Ambar Niel Sengupta*, Louisiana State University
(10596026)

4:00 p.m.
Rare Events Detection and Analysis of HighFrequency Financial Data.
Dragos Bozdog*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology
Khaldoun Khashanah, Stevens Institute of Technology
Jim Wang, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105960140)

4:30 p.m.
A computational approach to Option pricing models.
Snehanshu Saha*, Math Sciences,University of Texas at El Paso
(10593592)

5:00 p.m.
Study of solution for a PIDE relevant for Mathematical finance using upper and lower solutions.
Ionut Florescu*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Maria C Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
(105935107)

Sunday April 18, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, IV
Room 229, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Hanna Makaruk, Los Alamos National Laboratory hanna_m@lanl.gov
Robert Owczarek, Los Alamos National Laboratory rmo@lanl.gov
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