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2010 Fall Southeastern Section Meeting
Richmond, VA, November 67, 2010 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1065
Associate secretaries: Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Saturday November 6, 2010

Saturday November 6, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Gottwald Science Center

Saturday November 6, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Lobby, Gottwald Science Center

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models in Biology and Medicine, I
Room 331, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Lester Caudill, University of Richmond lcaudill@richmond.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Replicability of Oncolytic Virus: Defining Conditions in Tumor Virotherapy.
Jianjun Paul Tian*, College of William and Mary
(106534177)

8:30 a.m.
Comparing the Effects of Delay and No Delay in a Model for Hormonal Regulation of the Menstrual Cycle.
James F Selgrade*, Dept. of Mathematics, North Carolina State University
Alison Margolskee, Dept. of Mathematics, North Carolina State University
(106592139)

9:00 a.m.
Model assumptions and corresponding implications for control of a cholera outbreak.
Elsa Schaefer*, Marymount University
(106593228)

9:30 a.m.
Age Structured Investigation of Cholera with Optimal Control.
Renee Fister*, Murray State University
Glenna Buford, Murray State University
Bryce Norris, Murray State University
Suzanne Lenhart, University of Tennessee, Knoxville and NIMBioS
Peng Zhong, University of Tennessee
Elsa Schaefer, Marymount University
Holly Gaff, Old Dominion University
(106534244)

10:00 a.m.
Boundaries of Sustainability in Simple and Elaborate Models of Agricultural Pest Control with a Pesticide and a Nontoxic Refuge.
Jemal S MohammedAwel*, Valdosta State University
John Bantle, University at Buffalo
Aaron Festinger, University at Buffalo
Ryan Klafehn, University at Buffalo
HeeJoon Jo, University at Buffalo
John Ringland, University at Buffalo
(10659249)

10:30 a.m.
A model for parathion desulfuration in a liver sinusoid revisited.
Seth F Oppenheimer*, Mississippi State University
Janice Chambers, CVM Basic Science Department, Mississippi State University
Shane Burgess, CVM Basic Science Department, Mississippi State University
(106535203)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry of Banach Spaces and Connections with Other Areas, I
Room C112, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Frank Sanacory, College at Old Westbury sanacoryf@oldwestbury.edu
Kevin Beanland, Virginia Commonwealth University

8:00 a.m.
The Daugavet property and weak neighborhoods in Banach lattices.
Anna Kamińska*, The University of Memphis
(106546171)

8:30 a.m.
Renormings and Symmetry Properties of OneGreedy Bases.
E. Odell*, The University of Texas at Austin
(106546128)

9:00 a.m.
Branch greedy algorithms.
S. J. Dilworth, University of South Carolina
Denka Kutzarova*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Thomas Schlumprecht, Texas A&M
P. Wojtaszczyk, University of Warsaw
(106546207)

9:30 a.m.
A model for Mott hopping conductivity.
George Androulakis*, University of South Carolina
Jean Bellissard, Georgia Institute of Technology
Christian Sadel, University of California, Irvine
(106581186)

10:00 a.m.
Redundant frames for vector bundles.
Daniel Freeman*, University of Texas
Ryan Hotovy, University of Nebraska
Eileen Martin, University of Texas
Daniel Poore, Pomona College
A. Rebecca Wei, Case Western Reserve University
Madeline Wyse, Pomona College
(106546160)

10:30 a.m.
Frames and nCesáro bases in Hilbert space.
Chris Lennard, University of Pittsburgh
Dan Radelet*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(106546241)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Graph Theory, I
Room A201, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Daniel W. Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

8:00 a.m.
Independent cycles and chorded cycles in graphs.
Ronald J. Gould*, Emory University
Kazuhide Hirohata, Ibaraki National College of Technology
Paul Horn, Emory University
(10650543)

8:30 a.m.
Vizing's independence number conjecture on edge chromatic critical graphs.
R Luo, Middle Tennessee State University
Nick Zhao*, University of Central Florida
(10650559)

9:00 a.m.
On cycle double cover conjecture.
CunQuan Zhang*, West Virginia University
(106505140)

9:30 a.m.
On listcoloring extensions for planar graphs.
Maria Axenovich*, Iowa State University
Joan Hutchinson, Macalester College
Michelle Lastrina, Iowa State University
(10650556)

10:00 a.m.
A lower bound of circumferences involving connectivities and independence numbers of subgraphs.
Guantao Chen*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Georgia State University
Zhiquan Hu, Central China Normal University
Yaping Wu, Central China Normal University
(10650573)

10:30 a.m.
Extending subgraphs to 2factors in regular bipartite graphs.
Jennifer Vandenbussche*, Southern Polytechnic State University
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(106505134)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory, I
Room C114, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Stefan Richter, University of Tennessee
William T. Ross, University of Richmond wross@richmond.edu

8:00 a.m.
Interpolation theorems for multiparameter dirichlet space and subalgebras of $H^\infty$.
Mrinal Raghupathi*, Vanderbilt University
(10654774)

8:30 a.m.
Deterministic Properties of Andersontype Hamiltonians.
Constanze D Liaw*, Texas A&M University, College Station
(106530100)

9:00 a.m.
Rational inner functions in the SchurAgler class.
Greg Knese*, University of Alabama
(106547105)

9:30 a.m.
NevanlinnaPick interpolation in hypoDirichlet and related algebras.
Michael Jury*, University of Florida
Scott McCullough, University of Florida
(106547191)

10:00 a.m.
An AbelJacobi map for hypoDirichlet algebras.
Michael Jury, University of Florida
Scott McCullough*, University of Florida
(10654788)

10:30 a.m.
Spatial Isomorphisms of Truncated Toeplitz Operators.
Warren Wogen*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(10654781)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Minimum Rank Problems, I
Room D308, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Lon H. Mitchell, Virginia Commonwealth University lmitchell2@vcu.edu
Sivaram K. Narayan, Central Michigan University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Statistical Properties of Dynamical Systems, I
Room 327, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Matthew J. Nicol, University of Houston nicol@math.uh.edu

8:00 a.m.
Billiards, Markov chains, and classical scattering.
Renato Feres*, Department of Mathematics, Washington University, St. Louis
HongKun Zhang, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(106537103)

8:30 a.m.
Products of random matrices and the randomly forced Hill's equation.
Anthony Michael Bloch*, University of Michigan
Fred C Adams, University of Michigan
(106537108)

9:00 a.m.
Ergodicity of the WeilPetersson geodesic flow.
Keith Burns*, Northwestern University
Howard Masur, University of Chicago
Amie Wilkinson, Northwestern University
(106537231)

9:30 a.m.
Ensemble Methods and Data Assimilation.
Cecilia GonzalezTokman, University of Victoria
Brian R Hunt*, University of Maryland
(106537266)

10:00 a.m.
Structurally Stable Nonholonomic Integrators.
Dmitry V Zenkov*, North Carolina State University
Cameron Lynch, North Carolina State University
(10657078)

10:30 a.m.
Transitivity of noncompact extensions of hyperbolic systems.
Ian Melbourne, University of Surrey, UK
Viorel Ni{ţ}ic{ă}, West Chester University
Andrew T{ö}r{ö}k*, University of Houston
(106537158)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and the Arts, I
Interfaith Room, Wilton Center Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Gary R. Greenfield, University of Richmond ggreenfi@richmond.edu
Reza Sarhangi, Towson University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applications of NonArchimedean Geometry, I
Room C200, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Matthew H. Baker, Georgia Institute of Technology mbaker@math.gatech.edu
Xinyi Yuan, Harvard University yxy@math.harvard.edu

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on KacMoody Algebras, Vertex (Operator) Algebras, and Applications, I
Room 348, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: William J. Cook, Appalachian State University cookwj@appstate.edu
Kailash C. Misra, North Carolina State University

8:00 a.m.
Hilbert series of algebras associated to directed graphs.
Robert Lee Wilson*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Vladimir Retakh, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Shirlei Serconek, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, Goias, Brasil
(106516254)

8:30 a.m.
Spinor construction of representations of affine KacMoody algebras of types $G_2^{(1)}$ and $D_4^{(3)}$.
Alex J Feingold*, State University of New York, Binghamton
Quincy Loney, State University of New York, Binghamton
(106517214)

9:00 a.m.
Whittaker vectors and the AGT conjecture.
A Milas*, SUNY Albany
(106517264)

9:30 a.m.
Vertex operator algebras associated to modified regular representations of the Virasoro algebra.
Minxian Zhu*, Rutgers University
(106517210)

10:00 a.m.
Local endomorphisms of vertex algebras.
Bojko Bakalov*, North Carolina State University
Nikolay M Nikolov, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
(106517193)

10:30 a.m.
Vertex algebras in higher dimensions and their restrictions to dimension one.
Bojko Bakalov, North Carolina State University
Nikolay M. Nikolov*, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
(10651755)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Applications to Physics and Biology, I
Room 305, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Junping Shi, College of William and Mary
Zhifu Xie, Virginia State University zxie@vsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Stabilization of a Chemostat Model with Haldane Growth Functions and a Delay in the Measurements.
Frederic Mazenc, Projet INRIA DISCO
Michael Malisoff*, Louisiana State University
(106592144)

8:30 a.m.
Existence and uniqueness of solutions for a class of $p$Laplace equations on a ball.
Philip L. Korman*, University of Cincinnati
(106535114)

9:00 a.m.
SteadyStates of the VlasovPoisson System.
Juergen Batt, University of Munich
Yi Li*, University of Iowa & Xian Jiaotong University
(10653568)

9:30 a.m.
On the Travelling Wave Solutions for Some HighOrder Nonlinear Wave Equations:Dynamical System Approach.
Jibin Li*, Zhejiang Normal University, China, and Kunming University of Science and Technology, China
(10653565)

10:00 a.m.
Predatorprey model with strong Allee effect on prey population.
Jinfeng Wang, Harbin Institute of Technology
Junping Shi*, College of William and Mary
Junjie Wei, Harbin Institute of Technology
(10659266)

10:30 a.m.
A Langevin description of the stochastic dynamics of calcium release sites composed of multiple intracellular channels.
Yan Hao*, The College of William and Mary
Gregory D Smith, The College of William and Mary
(10659241)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Convexity and Combinatorics, I
Room A001, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Valeriu Soltan, George Mason University vsoltan@gmu.edu
James F. Lawrence, George Mason University

8:00 a.m.
On Minkowski sum of simplices and their flags.
Geir Agnarsson*, George Mason University
(10650595)

8:30 a.m.
Higher integrality conditions and volumes of slices.
Fu Liu*, University of California, Davis
(106505169)

9:00 a.m.
Some topics and notions from convexity extended to normed linear spaces.
Horst Martini*, Faculty of Mathematics, University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
(10655231)

9:30 a.m.
Some combinatorial results for staircase visibility.
Marilyn Breen*, University of Oklahoma
(10655213)

10:00 a.m.
Interval decompositions of $k$edges and applications.
Carlos M. Nicolas*, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(106552262)

10:30 a.m.
Intrinsic volumes.
Rick Vitale*, University of Connecticut
(106552194)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, I
Room E303, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: James A. Davis, University of Richmond jdavis@richmond.edu
Qing Xiang, University of Delaware

Saturday November 6, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics: A Transnational Discourse, I
Living Room, Westhampton Center Organizers: Della Fenster, University of Richmond dfenster@richmond.edu
Frédéric Brechenmacher, University of LilleNorth of FranceUniversité d'Artois

Saturday November 6, 2010, 9:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session for Contributed Papers, I
Room G13, Puryear Hall

9:15 a.m.
Spread of pine wilt disease subject to early eradication of infected trees.
Luis F. Gordillo*, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez
Yongkuk Kim, Kyungpook National University
(106592180)

9:30 a.m.
Global stability of the endemic equilibrium of multigroup SIR model with nonlinear incidence.
Sun Ruoyan*, College of William and Mary
(106592109)

9:45 a.m.
Epidemic Models for H1N1 Influenza in Hong Kong.
Ka Ying Lam*, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
May Boggess, Texas A & M University
(10659272)

10:00 a.m.
Explicit Solutions for Transcendental Equations: A Technical Note.
J. A. De la Cruz, Barry University
Jai N. Singh*, Barry University
(106565166)

10:15 a.m.
On surface energy minimizing partitions of $R^{n}$ into regions having specified volumes.
David George Caraballo*, Georgetown University
(106549189)

10:30 a.m.
Iterates of OrderPreserving Homogeneous Maps and the PerronFrobenius Theorem.
Philip Chodrow, Swarthmore College
Cole Franks, University of South Carolina
Brian Lins*, HampdenSydney College
(10654723)

10:45 a.m.
Discussion.

Saturday November 6, 2010, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computational and Applied Mathematics, I
Room 346, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Ludwig Kohaupt, Beuth University kohaupt@beuthhochschule.de
Mohammad Siddique, Fayetteville State University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 11:05 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Invited Address
Model perspectives on selforganizing tissues.
Alice Haynes Room, Tyler Haynes Commons
Sharon R. Lubkin*, North Carolina State University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 1:25 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Invited Address
Preperiodic points and unlikely intersections.
Alice Haynes Room, Tyler Haynes Commons
Matthew H. Baker*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Laura DeMarco, University of Illinois Chicago
(10651101)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models in Biology and Medicine, II
Room 331, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Lester Caudill, University of Richmond lcaudill@richmond.edu

2:30 p.m.
Modeling the Impact of Antibiotic Resistance in GramNegative Bacteria.
Mary Ann Horn*, National Science Foundation & Vanderbilt University
(106592263)

3:00 p.m.
A Mathematical Model for Antimalarial Drug Resistance.
David Chan*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Jean M Tchuenche, University of Dar es Salaam
Christinah Chiyaka, University of Florida
Ghislaine Mayer, Virginia Commonwealth University
Amanda Matthews, Virginia Commonwealth University
(10659296)

3:30 p.m.
On the Dynamics of Cancer Stem Cells and Drug Resistance.
Doron Levy*, University of Maryland, College Park
(10659277)

4:00 p.m.
Tracking control and Robustness Analysis for a Nonlinear Model of Human Heart Rate During Exercise.
Frederic Mazenc, Projet INRIA DISCO
Michael Malisoff*, Louisiana State University
Marcio de Queiroz, Louisiana State University
(106592143)

4:30 p.m.
Periodically Forced DiscreteTime SIS Epidemic Model With Disease Induced Mortality.
John E. Franke*, North Carolina State University
AbdulAziz Yakubu, Howard University
(106592240)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Computational and Applied Mathematics, II
Room 346, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Ludwig Kohaupt, Beuth University kohaupt@beuthhochschule.de
Mohammad Siddique, Fayetteville State University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry of Banach Spaces and Connections with Other Areas, II
Room C112, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Frank Sanacory, College at Old Westbury sanacoryf@oldwestbury.edu
Kevin Beanland, Virginia Commonwealth University

2:30 p.m.
On the closed ideals of operators on $(\oplus _{n=1}^\infty\ell_1^n)_{c_o}$.
Niels Jacob Laustsen, University of Lancaster
Edward Odell, University of Texas at Austin
Thomas Schlumprecht*, Texas A&M University
Andras Zsak, Cambridge University
(106546117)

3:30 p.m.
Geometry of the Banach spaces $C(\beta {\mathbb N} \times K, l_{p})$ for compact metric spaces $K$.
Dale Alspach*, Oklahoma State University
Eloi M. Galego, University of Sao Paulo
(106546119)

4:00 p.m.
Hereditary Approximation Property.
A. T. Szankowski*, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
(106546112)

4:30 p.m.
Weak Grothendieck compactness principles.
Patrick Dowling*, Miami University
Christopher Lennard, University of Pittsburgh
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University
Barry Turett, Oakland University
(106546125)

5:00 p.m.
Some open problems on narrow operators.
Mikhail Popov*, Distinguished Visiting Professor
(106546229)

5:30 p.m.
Complex uniform rotundity in symmetric spaces of measurable operators.
Malgorzata Marta Czerwinska*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
(106547206)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, II
Room E303, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: James A. Davis, University of Richmond jdavis@richmond.edu
Qing Xiang, University of Delaware

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Methods for Solving Partial Differential Equations in Practice
Room G13, Puryear Hall Organizers: Kathryn Trapp, University of Richmond ktrapp@richmond.edu
Katie Gurski, Howard University

2:30 p.m.
An Explicit SuperTimeStepping Scheme for NonSymmetric Parabolic Problems.
Katharine F Gurski*, Howard University
(106565190)

3:00 p.m.
High accuracy solution of partial differential equations of fluid mechanics.
Murli M Gupta*, The George Washington University
(106565135)

3:30 p.m.
Multigrid preconditioning of linear systems for interior point methods applied to a class of boxconstrained optimal control problems.
Andrei Draganescu*, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Cosmin Petra, Argonne National Laboratory
(106565126)

4:00 p.m.
Numerical Methods for Multiphysics Applications with Fluidstructure Interaction.
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer*, Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University
(106565211)

4:30 p.m.
Highorder deferred correction time integration methods for climate models.
Judith C Hill*, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Katherine Evans, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
George Fann, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Jun Jia, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
(106535250)

5:00 p.m.
PointIBCell model for growth of multicellular tissues.
Magdalena M Musielak*, The George Washington University
(106570253)

5:30 p.m.
Discussion.

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Graph Theory, II
Room A201, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Daniel W. Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

2:30 p.m.
Turan numbers of subdivided graphs.
Tao Jiang*, Miami University
Robert Seiver, Miami University
(106505200)

3:00 p.m.
A Variation of the Classical Turán Type Problem.
ZiXia Song*, University of Central Florida
(106505131)

3:30 p.m.
Decomposition of Sparse Graphs into Forests and a Graph with Bounded Degree.
SeogJin Kim*, Konkuk University, 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, China
(10650554)

4:00 p.m.
Balanced Bisections and Results Towards a Conjecture of Bollobás and Scott.
Stephen G. Hartke*, University of NebraskLincoln
Tyler Seacrest, University of NebraskaLincoln
(106505174)

4:30 p.m.
Degree sequences and graphs with disjoint spanning trees.
HongJian Lai*, West Virginia University
Yanting Liang, West Virginia University
Ping Li, West Virginia University
(10650552)

5:00 p.m.
Recent results on the edit distance of graphs.
Ryan Martin*, Iowa State University
Tracy McKay, Iowa State University
(10650551)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory, II
Room C114, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Stefan Richter, University of Tennessee
William T. Ross, University of Richmond wross@richmond.edu

2:30 p.m.
Interpolation and weak interpolation in backward shift invariant subspaces.
Eric Amar, Université de Bordeaux
Andreas Hartmann*, Université de Bordeaux  University of Richmond
(10653099)

3:00 p.m.
Distance in the Calkin algebra between composition operators.
Thomas L. Kriete*, University of Virginia
Barbara D. MacCluer, University of Virginia
(106547149)

3:30 p.m.
Noncommutative Andô inequalities.
John E. McCarthy*, Washington University
Richard M Timoney, Trinity College, Dublin
(10654760)

4:00 p.m.
Regularity of Extremal Problems in Bergman Spaces and Extensions of Ryabykh's Theorem.
Tim Ferguson*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(10653037)

4:30 p.m.
$n$Weakly Hypercyclic Operators.
Nathan S Feldman*, Washington & Lee University
(106547182)

5:00 p.m.
Toeplitz operators with matrix almost periodic symbols: the state of affairs.
Ilya M Spitkovsky*, The College of William and Mary
(106547162)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Minimum Rank Problems, II
Room D308, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Lon H. Mitchell, Virginia Commonwealth University lmitchell2@vcu.edu
Sivaram K. Narayan, Central Michigan University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Statistical Properties of Dynamical Systems, II
Room 327, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Matthew J. Nicol, University of Houston nicol@math.uh.edu

2:30 p.m.
Local dimensions for iterated function systems.
DeJun Feng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Huyi Hu*, Michigan State University
(106537248)

3:00 p.m.
SRB measures for nonuniformly hyperbolic systems.
Vaughn Climenhaga*, University of Maryland
Yakov Pesin, The Pennsylvania State University
Dmitry Dolgopyat, University of Maryland
(106537115)

3:30 p.m.
Subshift factors of the $\beta$shift are intrinsically ergodic.
Daniel J. Thompson*, Pennsylvania State University
Vaughn Climenhaga, University of Maryland
(106537121)

4:00 p.m.
Some new results on martingale approximation for stationary processes.
Manfred Denker*, Mathematics Department, Pennsylvania State University
(10656010)

4:30 p.m.
Return times statistics for Markov towers.
Nicolai T Haydn*, University of Southern California
(106537179)

5:00 p.m.
Extremal index in dynamical systems.
A C Freitas, University of Porto, Portugal
J M Freitas, University of Porto, Portugal
Mike Todd*, Boston University
(106537101)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and the Arts, II
Interfaith Room, Wilton Center Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Gary R. Greenfield, University of Richmond ggreenfi@richmond.edu
Reza Sarhangi, Towson University

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Special Session on Applications of NonArchimedean Geometry, II
Alice Haynes Room, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Matthew H. Baker, Georgia Institute of Technology mbaker@math.gatech.edu
Xinyi Yuan, Harvard University yxy@math.harvard.edu

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on KacMoody Algebras, Vertex (Operator) Algebras, and Applications, II
Room 348, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: William J. Cook, Appalachian State University cookwj@appstate.edu
Kailash C. Misra, North Carolina State University

2:30 p.m.
$T$Generalized Vertex Algebras and Twisted Modules.
Maarten J Bergvelt*, Department of Mathematics, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(10651790)

3:00 p.m.
A vertex algebralike construction of modules for toroidal algebras.
Alexander Retakh*, USMMA
(106517187)

3:30 p.m.
Homotopy BV algebras, Courant algebroids and String Field Theory.
Anton Zeitlin*, Yale University
(10651882)

4:00 p.m.
Decomposition of a rank 2 hyperbolic KacMoody Lie algebra with respect to the NicolaiOlive principal $so(1,2)$ subalgebra.
Alex J Feingold, Binghamton University SUNY
Jurisich Elizabeth*, College of Charleston
(106517225)

4:30 p.m.
Twisted affine quantized enveloping superalgebra of type $Q$.
Nicolas Guay*, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta
(10651769)

5:00 p.m.
Chevalley restriction theorem for vectorvalued functions on quantum groups.
Martina Balagovic*, MIT
(106516233)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Applications to Physics and Biology, II
Room 305, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Junping Shi, College of William and Mary
Zhifu Xie, Virginia State University zxie@vsu.edu

2:30 p.m.
SShaped Bifurcation Curves in Ecosystems.
Eunkyoung Lee, Pusan National University
Sarath Sasi, Mississippi State University
Ratnasingham Shivaji*, Mississippi State University
(106535129)

3:00 p.m.
On the Minimal Wave Speed for a Lotka Volterra System.
Xiaojie Hou*, UNCWilmington
(106535124)

3:30 p.m.
Existence and Stability of Symmetric Periodic Simultaneous Binary Collision Orbits in the Pairwise Symmetric FourBody Problem.
Lennard F Bakker*, Brigham Young University
(10653453)

4:00 p.m.
Dynamical aspects of an equilateral restricted four body problem.
Martha AlvarezRamirez*, Departamento de Matemáticas Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana  Iztapalapa
Claudio Vidal, Universidad del Bio Bio
(10653476)

4:30 p.m.
Number of Central Configurations in the Collinear Fourbody Problem.
Tiancheng Ouyang, Brigham Young University
Zhifu Xie*, Virginia State University
(10657033)

5:00 p.m.
The Dynamics of Recombinant and Burst Size Effects in Tumor Virotherapy.
Daniel Vasiliu*, Christopher Newport University
(106534275)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Convexity and Combinatorics, II
Room A001, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Valeriu Soltan, George Mason University vsoltan@gmu.edu
James F. Lawrence, George Mason University

2:30 p.m.
The set of packing and covering densities of convex disks.
Wlodzimierz Kuperberg*, Auburn University, Alabama
(106552123)

3:00 p.m.
Crosssection measures and their applications in Minkowski spaces.
Zokhrab Mustafaev*, Department of Mathematics, University of HoustonClear Lake
Horst Martini, University of Technology Chemnitz, Germany
(10655212)

3:30 p.m.
Helly Type theorems and intersection graphs, one nice relation.
Deborah Oliveros*, Instituto de Matematicas, National University of Mexico, UNAM.
(10655214)

4:00 p.m.
Regular Polyhedra of Index Two in Space.
Egon Schulte*, Northeastern University
(106551102)

4:30 p.m.
On the maximal distance between convex bodies in ${\mathbb R}^n$.
Márton Naszódi*, Eötvös University, Budapest
(10655207)

5:00 p.m.
Convex surfaces with planar quadric sections.
Valeriu Soltan*, George Mason University
(10655206)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers, II
Room C200, Gottwald Science Center

2:30 p.m.
Admissible Orders on Quotients of the Free Associative Algebra.
Jeremiah William Johnson*, Penn State Harrisburg
(106506181)

2:45 p.m.
Ramanujan Congruence Properties of the Restricted Partition Function $p(n,m)$.
J. Brandt Kronholm*, Saint Mary's College of Maryland
(106511167)

3:00 p.m.
Calculation invariant measure using stieltjes transform approach.
Ghasemi Gader, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili
Sodeif Ahadpour*, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili
(10653708)

3:15 p.m.
Birkhoff's Individual Ergodic Theorem and Piecewise Constant Maximum Entropy Method.
J. Ding*, University of Southern Mississippi
(10653725)

3:30 p.m.
On the Pinsky phenomenon and the Kahane theorem.
Ravshan Ashurov*, Institute of Advanced Technology (ITMA), Univarsity Puta Malaysia
Almaz Butaev, Institute of Advanced Technology (ITMA), Univarsity Puta Malaysia
(10654209)

3:45 p.m.
On measurable bundles of $JB$algebras.
Alexander A. Katz, St. John's University, NY, USA
Roman Kushnir*, University of South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
(10654647)

4:00 p.m.
On Maharam traces on $JBW$algebras.
Alexander A. Katz*, St. John's University, NY, USA
(10654662)

4:15 p.m.
Generalized Roundness Of The Schatten Class.
Alfred M Dahma*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(106546232)

4:30 p.m.
Break.

4:45 p.m.
Edge Spectrum of Small Path.
Wenliang Tang*, Department of Mathematics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, 26505, USA
(106505150)

5:00 p.m.
EdgeSpectrum of Saturated Graphs for Matchings.
Ronald Gould, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322
Dong Ye*, Department of Mathematics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 265066310
CunQuan Zhang, Department of Mathematics, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 265066310
(106505163)

5:15 p.m.
Mininum cardinality of feedback sets for line graphs.
Yezhou Wu*, Department of Mathematics West Virginia University
(106505164)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics: A Transnational Discourse, II
Living Room, Westhampton Center Organizers: Della Fenster, University of Richmond dfenster@richmond.edu
Frédéric Brechenmacher, University of LilleNorth of FranceUniversité d'Artois
Sunday November 7, 2010

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Gottwald Science Center

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Lobby, Gottwald Science Center

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models in Biology and Medicine, III
Room 331, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Lester Caudill, University of Richmond lcaudill@richmond.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Effect of Immune System Attack on Intrahost HIV Genealogies.
Sivan Leviyang*, Georgetown Universtiy
(106592165)

8:30 a.m.
Estimating tickborne disease risk with an agentbased model.
Holly D Gaff*, Old Dominion University
(10659248)

9:00 a.m.
A Computational Method for PsychoPhysiological Assessment of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Raina Robeva*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sweet Briar College, VA
Jennifer Kim Penberthy, Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia
(106592155)

9:30 a.m.
"Waves" of healing, the critical size defect and keloid scars: some speculation.
John A Adam*, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
(10659236)

10:00 a.m.
A Model of Wound Healing via Collagen Accumulation.
Rebecca Segal*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Angela Reynolds, Virginia Commonwealth University
(106592107)

10:30 a.m.
Intermorph cannibalism amongst Arizona Tiger Salamanders.
Maeve Lewis McCarthy*, Murray State University
(106592209)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry of Banach Spaces and Connections with Other Areas, III
Room C112, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Frank Sanacory, College at Old Westbury sanacoryf@oldwestbury.edu
Kevin Beanland, Virginia Commonwealth University

8:00 a.m.
Explicit Constructions of RIP Matrices and Related Problems.
Jean Bourgain, Institute for Advanced Study
Stephen J Dilworth*, University of South Carolina
Kevin Ford, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Sergei Konyagin, Steklov Mathematical Institute
Denka Kutzarova, Institute of Mathematics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
(106546106)

9:00 a.m.
Recent results in metric fixed point theory for affine maps.
Thomas M Everest, University of Pittsburgh
Chris Lennard*, University of Pittsburgh
Veysel Nezir, University of Pittsburgh
(106546218)

9:30 a.m.
Fixed point properties of semigroups of nonexpansive mappings.
Narcisse Randrianantoanina*, Miami University
(10654632)

10:00 a.m.
Fixed points of asymptotically nonexpansive maps and uniformly Lipschitzian maps on certain closed, bounded, convex subsets of $\ell^1$.
Thomas Michael Everest*, University of Pittsburgh
Chris Lennard, University of Pittsburgh
(106546249)

10:30 a.m.
The closed, convex hull of every ai $c_0$summing basic sequence fails the FPP for affine nonexpansive mappings.
Chris J. Lennard, University of Pittsburgh
Veysel Nezir*, University of Pittsburgh
(106546216)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Graph Theory, III
Room A201, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Daniel W. Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

8:00 a.m.
Ricci Curvature of Graphs.
Yong Lin, Renmin University of China
Linyuan Lu*, University of South Carolina
S.T. Yau, Harvard University
(106505199)

8:30 a.m.
On a conjecture concerning the Petersen Graph.
Donald Nelson, Middle Tennessee State University
Michael Plummer, Vanderbilt University
Neil Robertson, Ohio State University
Xiaoya Zha*, Middle Tennessee State University
(10650542)

9:00 a.m.
Counting $(3,6)$fullerenes.
Mark Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
(106505185)

9:30 a.m.
Subdivisions of $K_5$ in Graphs Embedded on Surfaces With FaceWidth at least Five.
D. Christopher Stephens*, Middle Tennessee State University
Roi Krakovski, Ben Gurion University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
(106505255)

10:00 a.m.
A tripling construction for the genus of joins of complete and edgeless graphs.
Mark N Ellingham, Vanderbilt University
Justin Z Schroeder*, Vanderbilt University
(106505202)

10:30 a.m.
Acyclic sets in $k$majority tournaments.
Kevin G Milans*, University of South Carolina
Daniel Schreiber, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Douglas B West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(106505224)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Operator Theory, III
Room C114, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Stefan Richter, University of Tennessee
William T. Ross, University of Richmond wross@richmond.edu

8:00 a.m.
An index formula in connection with meromorphic approximation.
Alberto A. Condori*, Florida Gulf Coast University
(10654775)

8:30 a.m.
C*algebras Generated by Linearfractionallyinduced Composition Operators.
Katie Spurrier Quertermous*, James Madison University
(10654789)

9:00 a.m.
Multiplication operators on Lipschitztype spaces over a tree.
Robert F Allen, University of WisconsinLa Crosse, La Crosse, WI 54601
Flavia Colonna*, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University
Glenn R Easley, Arlington, Virginia
(106547145)

9:30 a.m.
Unitary Equivalence of Oneparameter Groups of Toeplitz and Composition Operators.
Carl C. Cowen*, IUPUI (Indiana UniversityPurdue University Indianapolis)
Eva A. GallardoGutiérrez, Universidad de Zaragoza e IUMA
(10654716)

10:00 a.m.
On the basis properties of complex exponentials.
Mishko Mitkovski*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(106530133)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Statistical Properties of Dynamical Systems, III
Room 327, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Matthew J. Nicol, University of Houston nicol@math.uh.edu

8:00 a.m.
Boundary regularity of rotation sets.
Christian Wolf*, City College of New York
(106537215)

8:30 a.m.
Rigid properties of some measures on the torus.
Aaron W Brown*, Tufts University
(10653786)

9:00 a.m.
Dynamical BorelCentelli lemmas for some nonuniformly hyperbolic dynamical systems.
Chinmaya Gupta*, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Matthew Nicol, University of Houston, Houston, TX
William Ott, University of Houston, Houston,TX
(106537170)

9:30 a.m.
Statistical properties of dynamical systems of mixed type and skew extensions.
Michael Field*, University of Houston
(106537227)

10:00 a.m.
ErdösRényi laws for hyperbolic dynamical systems.
Manfred Denker, Mathematics Department, Penn State University
Matthew Nicol*, Mathematics Department, University of Houston
(106537159)

10:30 a.m.
From limit cycles to strange attractors.
William Raymond Ott*, University of Houston
Mikko Stenlund, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
(106537270)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and the Arts, III
Interfaith Room, Wilton Center Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Gary R. Greenfield, University of Richmond ggreenfi@richmond.edu
Reza Sarhangi, Towson University

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applications of NonArchimedean Geometry, III
Room C200, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Matthew H. Baker, Georgia Institute of Technology mbaker@math.gatech.edu
Xinyi Yuan, Harvard University yxy@math.harvard.edu

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on KacMoody Algebras, Vertex (Operator) Algebras, and Applications, III
Room 348, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: William J. Cook, Appalachian State University cookwj@appstate.edu
Kailash C. Misra, North Carolina State University

8:00 a.m.
Representations of the $\mathcal E$algebra.
Evgeny Mukhin*, IUPUI
(10651664)

8:30 a.m.
The center of the symmetric group algebra and three generalizations.
Weiqiang Wang*, Department of Mathematics, University of Virginia
(10651658)

9:00 a.m.
On the category of bounded weight modules of $\mathfrak{sl} (n)$.
D Grantcharov*, University of Texas, Arlington
Vera Serganova, University of California, Berkeley
(106517197)

9:30 a.m.
Bicharacter construction for the bosonfermion correspondence of type B.
Iana I Anguelova*, College of Charleston
(10658197)

10:00 a.m.
Integral bases for the universal enveloping algebra of $\mathfrak{g}\otimes A$.
Samuel Chamberlin*, University of California at Riverside
(106517173)

10:30 a.m.
On maximal weights of integrable $\widehat{sl}(n, \mathbb{C})$modules.
Rebecca L Jayne*, North Carolina State University
(106517184)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Applications to Physics and Biology, III
Room 305, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Junping Shi, College of William and Mary
Zhifu Xie, Virginia State University zxie@vsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Reactive flows of monostable type and its applications in phase transitions.
Haitao Fan*, Dept. of Math., Georgetown Univ.,
(106535278)

8:30 a.m.
Wellposedness and exponential decay for the quasilinear Westervelt equation arising in modeling of high intensity ultrasound.
Irena Lasiecka*, University of Virginia
Barbara Kaltenbacher, University of Graz, Austria
(106535120)

9:00 a.m.
Validated Continuation: a study of the SwiftHohenberg Equation.
Sarah Day*, The College of William and Mary
JeanPhilippe Lessard, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics
Konstantin Mischaikow, Rutgers University
(106565116)

9:30 a.m.
Some studies on nonsmooth systems.
Maoan Han*, Shanghai Normal University
(10653479)

10:00 a.m.
Almost and Pseudoalmost Limit Cycles for Differential Systems.
Bourama Toni*, Virginia State University
(106534234)

10:30 a.m.
Extinction Equilibria of Stage Structured Populations.
Georgia Pfeiffer*, College of William and Mary
Masami Fujiwara, Texas A&M University, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Jay Walton, Texas A&M University, Department of Mathematics
(106592113)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Convexity and Combinatorics, III
Room A001, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Valeriu Soltan, George Mason University vsoltan@gmu.edu
James F. Lawrence, George Mason University

8:00 a.m.
Permutation Polytopes and Ehrhart Polynomials.
Jesus De Loera, University of California, Davis
Katherine Jones, University of California, Davis
Mohamed Omar*, University of California, Davis
(106552245)

8:30 a.m.
Tangent Cones and Regularity of Convex Sets.
Mohammad Ghomi, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology
Ralph Howard*, Department of Mathematics, University of South Carolina
(10651485)

9:00 a.m.
Convexity and geometric measure theory.
David George Caraballo*, Georgetown University Department of Mathematics and Statistics
(106552188)

9:30 a.m.
The T(5) Property of Families of Overlapping Unit Disks.
T. Bisztriczky*, University of Calgary
K. Boroczky, Eotvos University
A. Heppes, Renyi Institute
(10655283)

10:00 a.m.
A measure of symmetry for convex sets and its application to moduli for minimal immersions of spheres.
Gabor A Toth*, Rutgers University, Department of Mathematics
(10655240)

10:30 a.m.
Thin covering of the sphere with various convex spherical sets.
Andras Bezdek*, Auburn University, AL and Rényi Institute, Hungary
(106552118)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics: A Transnational Discourse, III
Living Room, Westhampton Center Organizers: Della Fenster, University of Richmond dfenster@richmond.edu
Frédéric Brechenmacher, University of LilleNorth of FranceUniversité d'Artois

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Minimum Rank Problems, III
Room D308, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Lon H. Mitchell, Virginia Commonwealth University lmitchell2@vcu.edu
Sivaram K. Narayan, Central Michigan University

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computational and Applied Mathematics, III
Room 346, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Ludwig Kohaupt, Beuth University kohaupt@beuthhochschule.de
Mohammad Siddique, Fayetteville State University

9:00 a.m.
Karmarkar's Algorithm in Linear Programming and its Consequences in Computational Mathematics.
Jai N. Singh*, Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, Barry University, Miami FL 33161.
Prabhat Kumar, Independent Researcher
(10659057)

9:30 a.m.
Soccer World Cup 2010  Did the man in the street benefit?
Thomas Schwarz*, Beuth University Berlin, Germany
(106562152)

10:00 a.m.
Entropy revisited: A brief review and new developments.
Xiaoping A Shen*, Department of Mathematics, Ohio University
Katheryn A Farris, Air Force Research Laboratory
David J Rieksts, Department of Mathematics, Ohio University
Paul R Havig, Air Force Research Laboratory
(10656527)

10:30 a.m.
A Maximum Entropy Method Based on Orthogonal Polynomials for FrobeniusPerron Operators.
Jiu Ding*, University of Southern Mississippi
Noah Rhee, University of Missouri at Kansas City
(10656524)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, III
Room E303, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: James A. Davis, University of Richmond jdavis@richmond.edu
Qing Xiang, University of Delaware

9:30 a.m.
Dimensions of some binary codes arising from a conic in $PG(2,q)$.
Peter Sin, The University of Florida
Junhua Wu*, Lane College
Qing Xiang, The University of Delaware
(106505217)

10:00 a.m.
A family of blocking semiovals containing conics.
Jeremy Dover, Dover Networks LLC
Keith Mellinger, University of Mary Washington
Kenneth Wantz*, Regent University
(106505259)

10:30 a.m.
Linked systems of designs.
Edwin R. van Dam, Dept. Econometrics and Operations Research, Tilburg University
William J. Martin*, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences and Dept. of Computer Science, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Mikhail E. Muzychuk, Dept. of Mathematics, Netanya Academic College
(106505267)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 11:05 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Invited Address
Boundary behavior and invariant subspaces in spaces of analytic functions.
Alice Haynes Room, Tyler Haynes Commons
Stefan Richter*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(10654704)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 1:25 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Invited Address
Symmetry, structure, and stochastic fluctuations associated to some models of neural dynamics.
Alice Haynes Room, Tyler Haynes Commons
Michael J. Field*, University of Houston
(10653702)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Models in Biology and Medicine, IV
Room 331, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Lester Caudill, University of Richmond lcaudill@richmond.edu

2:30 p.m.
Geometry and Dynamics of ActivityDependent Homeostatic Regulation in Neurons.
Andrei V. Olifer*, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Astrid A. Prinz, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
(106534154)

3:00 p.m.
Viscous flow through arrays of cylinders with applications to biological protective layers and filtering.
Laura A Miller*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Christina Hamlet, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Arvind Santhanakrishnan, Georgia Tech
(106592130)

3:30 p.m.
Predicting arterial flow and pressure dynamics using a 1D fluid dynamics model coupled with a generalized viscoelastic wall model.
Mette S Olufsen*, Department of Mathematics, Nort Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Brooke N Steele, Department of Biomedical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
Daniela ValdezJasso, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Mansoor A Haider, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
(10659292)

4:00 p.m.
Analytical and Computational Methods for FluidStructure Interaction Applications to Aneurysms.
Andrew N Samuelson*, George Mason University
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, George Mason University
(10659221)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Special Session on Computational and Applied Mathematics, IV
Room 346, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Ludwig Kohaupt, Beuth University kohaupt@beuthhochschule.de
Mohammad Siddique, Fayetteville State University

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry of Banach Spaces and Connections with Other Areas, IV
Room C112, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Frank Sanacory, College at Old Westbury sanacoryf@oldwestbury.edu
Kevin Beanland, Virginia Commonwealth University

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics and the Arts, IV
Interfaith Room, Wilton Center Organizers: Michael J. Field, University of Houston
Gary R. Greenfield, University of Richmond ggreenfi@richmond.edu
Reza Sarhangi, Towson University

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on KacMoody Algebras, Vertex (Operator) Algebras, and Applications, IV
Room 348, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: William J. Cook, Appalachian State University cookwj@appstate.edu
Kailash C. Misra, North Carolina State University

2:30 p.m.
Quantum TKK algebra.
Naihuan Jing*, North Carolina State University
(106517208)

3:00 p.m.
DJKM algebras: Their universal central extension.
Ben L. Cox*, College of Charleston
Vyatcheslav futorny, University of Sao Paulo
(106517110)

3:30 p.m.
equivariant map algebras and their irreducible finitedimensional representations.
Erhard Neher, University of Ottawa
Alistair Savage, University of Ottawa
Prasad Senesi*, Catholic University of America
(106517269)

4:00 p.m.
Finitedimensional representations of quantum affine algebras at roots of unity.
Dijana Jakelić*, University of North Carolina, Wilmington
Adriano Moura, University of Campinas, Brazil
(106516258)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Applications to Physics and Biology, IV
Room 305, Tyler Haynes Commons Organizers: Junping Shi, College of William and Mary
Zhifu Xie, Virginia State University zxie@vsu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Global uniqueness and stability in an inverse problem for a second order hyperbolic equation with nonhomogeneous Neumann boundary term.
Roberto Triggiani*, University of Virginia
(106535226)

3:00 p.m.
Ansatz solutions to a problem of mean curvature and Newtonian potential.
Xiaofeng Ren*, George Washington University
(10653584)

3:30 p.m.
Global dynamics of pulsecoupled oscillators.
M. Drew LaMar*, The College of William and Mary
Sarah Day, The College of William and Mary
(106537198)

4:00 p.m.
On the global stability of cholera models.
Jianjun Paul Tian*, College of William and Mary
(106534138)

4:30 p.m.
Global uniqueness in determining electric potentials for a system of strongly coupled Schrödinger equations with magnetic potential terms.
Shitao Liu*, University of Virginia
Roberto Triggiani, University of Virginia
(10653570)

5:00 p.m.
Hopf bifurcation of a delayed diffusive predatorprey system with Holling typeII predator functional response.
Shanshan Chen*, Harbin Institute of Technology
Junping Shi, College of William and Mary
Junjie Wei, Harbin Institute of Technology
(106535251)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Convexity and Combinatorics, IV
Room A001, Gottwald Science Center Organizers: Valeriu Soltan, George Mason University vsoltan@gmu.edu
James F. Lawrence, George Mason University

2:30 p.m.
Only Solid Spheres Admit a False Axis of Revolution.
Efren Morales*, University of Guerrero
Jesus Jeronimo, University of Guerrero
Luis Montejano, National University of Mexico
(10655293)

3:00 p.m.
Enumerating isodiametric and isoperimetric polygons.
Michael J. Mossinghoff*, Davidson College
(10655211)

3:30 p.m.
Oriented matroids and intersection of simplices generated by a family of segments.
Walter D Morris*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University
(106505178)

4:00 p.m.
Convex subdivisions for point sets.
Csaba D Toth*, University of Calgary
(106505175)

4:30 p.m.
Near Cubes: A relatively simple family of simple relatives of the cube.
James E. Mihalisin*, Meredith College
(106552222)

5:00 p.m.
Intersections of Descending Sequences of Affinely Equivalent Polytopes.
Jim Lawrence*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University
(106552192)
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