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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
Saturday April 17, 2010

Saturday April 17, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Saturday April 17, 2010, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, I
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, I
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

8:00 a.m.
Malmheden's theorem revisited.
Mark Agranovsky, Bar Ilan University
Dmitry Khavinson*, University of South Florida
Harold S. Shapiro, Royal Institute of Technology
(10593128)

8:30 a.m.
Spectral gaps for sets and measures.
Alexei Poltoratski*, Texas A&M University
(105930135)

9:30 a.m.
A doubling measure in the plane can give mass to a rectifiable curve.
John B. Garnett*, University of California, Los Angeles
Rowan Killip, University of California, Los Angeles
Rannan Schul, Stony Brook University
(10593077)

10:00 a.m.
Two conjectures of Astala on distortion under planar quasiconformal mappings and related removability problems.
Michael T. Lacey, Georgia Institute of Technology
Istvan Prause, University of Helsinki
Eric T. Sawyer, McMaster University
Xavier Tolsa, ICREA and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Ignacio UriarteTuero*, Michigan State University
(105930171)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, I
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

8:00 a.m.
The difficulty of presenting groups.
Henry Wilton*, California Institute of Technology
Martin R Bridson, University of Oxford
(105920175)

8:30 a.m.
Filling loops far from a basepoint.
A. Abrams, Emory University
N. Brady, Univeristy of Oklahoma
P. Dani*, Lousiana State University
M. Duchin, University of Michigan
R. Young, IHES
(105920132)

9:00 a.m.
Higher divergence in rightangled Artin groups.
Aaron Abrams, Emory University
Noel Brady, University of Oklahoma
Pallavi Dani, Louisiana State University
Moon Duchin*, University of Michigan
Robert Young, IHES/NYU
(105920109)

10:00 a.m.
On the Dehn functions of Baumslag's metabelian groups.
Timothy R Riley*, Cornell
Martin Kassabov, Cornell
(10592051)

10:30 a.m.
Bilipschitz equivalence is not equivalent to quasiisometric equivalence for finitely generated groups.
Tullia Dymarz*, Yale University
(105920181)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, I
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.
Singularities of parameterized plane curves.
David Cox, Amherst College
Andrew Kustin*, University of South Carolina
Claudia Polini, University of Notre Dame
Bernd Ulrich, Purdue University
(105913213)

8:30 a.m.
On the existence of exact pairs of zerodivisors.
David A. Jorgensen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Arlington
(105913211)

9:00 a.m.
CWposets and resolutions of monomial ideals.
T. Clark, Northwestern University
A. Tchernev*, University at Albany, SUNY
(105913185)

9:30 a.m.
Poset Embeddings of Hilbert Functions.
Giulio Caviglia, Purdue University
Manoj Kummini*, Purdue University
(105913108)

10:00 a.m.
Coherent Gorenstein Rings.
Livia Hummel, University of Indianapolis
Tom Marley*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913216)

10:30 a.m.
Constructing totally reflexive modules.
Lars W. Christensen, Texas Tech University
David A. Jorgensen, University of Texas at Arlington
Hamid Rahmati*, Texas Tech University
Janet Striuli, Fairfield University
Roger Wiegand, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913214)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, I
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.
Calculating Risk of Cost in Civil Engineering Projects by Using Imprecise Probability and HPC Computing.
Andrzej Marcin Pownuk*, The University of Texas at El Paso
Michal Betkowski, Silesian University of Technology, Poland
(10596599)

9:00 a.m.
EGARCH analysis of 'naked' shortselling constraints.
Carlos A. Ulibarri*, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
(105962153)

9:30 a.m.
Correlated walks down the Babylonian markets.
Natalia E. Romero*, Physics Department, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
Qianli D.Y. Ma, Harvard Medical School and Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital  Boston, MA 02115, USA
Larry S. Liebovitch, Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
T. Brown Clifford, Anthropology Department, Florida Atlantic University  Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA
Ch. Ivanov Plamen, Center for Polymer Studies and Department of Physics  Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 USA
(10599173)

10:00 a.m.
Solutions to an integrodifferential parabolic problem arising on Financial Mathematics.
Maria C. Mariani, University of Texas at El Paso
Marc Salas*, New Mexico State University
(10593533)

10:30 a.m.
Cooperative games of investors with general deviation measures.
Bogdan Grechuk, The University of Edinburgh
Anton Molyboha*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Michael Zabarankin, Stevens Institute of Technology
(105991131)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, I
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, I
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

9:00 a.m.
Long time existence for quasilinear wave equations in exterior domains.
Jason Metcalfe*, University of North Carolina
(105935141)

9:30 a.m.
On almost global wellposedness for quasilinear wave equations with radial symmetry.
Kunio Hidano, Department of Mathematics, Mie University
Chengbo Wang*, Department of Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University
Kazuyoshi Yokoyama, Hokkaido Institute of Technology
(10593557)

10:00 a.m.
FIOs with open umbrellas.
Raluca Felea*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(10594471)

10:30 a.m.
Strichartz estimates for Schroedinger equations on polygonal domains.
Matt D. Blair, University of New Mexico
G. Austin Ford, Northwestern University
Sebastian Herr, University of Bonn
Jeremy L Marzuola*, Columbia University
(10593560)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, I
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.
Generalizing the TanakaWebster connection to subRiemannian manifolds.
Robert K Hladky*, North Dakota State University
(105953160)

9:30 a.m.
PseudoRiemannian metrics and parahypercomplex structures.
J. Davidov, IMI BAS, Sofia, Bulgaria
G. Grantcharov*, Florida International University
O. Muskarov, IMIBAS, Sofia, Bulgaria
M. Yotov, Florida International University
(105953106)

10:00 a.m.
RiemannRoch and Morse theory.
Daniel F Cibotaru, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN 46556, USA
Liviu I Nicolaescu*, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
(10595816)

10:30 a.m.
Toric geometry of convex quadrilaterals.
Eveline Legendre*, University of Quebec at Montreal (Canada) /Ecole Polytechnique (France)
(105953138)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, I
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

9:00 a.m.
The universal nature of Fibonacci patterns.
Alan C. Newell*, University of Arizona
Matt Pennybacker, University of Arizona
(10599220)

9:30 a.m.
Modeling fiber laser arrays.
Alejandro Aceves*, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
(10597852)

10:00 a.m.
Three wave parametric amplification in negative index materials.
Ildar R Gabitov*, University of Arizona
Zhaxylyk A Kudyshev, alFarabi Kazakh National University
Andrei I Maimistov, National Research Nuclear University
(105978223)

10:30 a.m.
Nonlinear Optics in Transition and Negative Index Metamaterials.
Natalia M Litchinitser*, State University of New York at Buffalo
Tolanya Gibson, State University of New York at Buffalo
Gayatri Venugopal, State University of New York at Buffalo
Matthew Pennybacker, University of Arizona
Irene Mozjerin, State University of New York at Buffalo
Ildar R Gabitov, University of Arizona
(105978200)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Random matrix theory, numerical linear algebra, and scientific computing: Border interactions.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Ioana Dumitriu*, University of Washington
(10596503)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Random conformal maps.
Room 125, Dane Smith Hall
Steffen Rohde*, University of Washington
(10593004)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Function Spaces, PDEs and Nonlinear Analysis, II
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

3:00 p.m.
Elastic Herglotz functions in the plane.
J.A. Barcelo, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
M. FolchGabayet*, Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de México
S. PerezEsteva, Instituto de Matematicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
A. Ruiz, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
M.C. Vilela, Universidad de Valladolid
(105935150)

3:30 p.m.
A numerical method for an elliptic optimal control problem.
Behzad Djafari Rouhani, University of Texas at El Paso
Rasoul Azizi*, University of Texas at El Paso
(105949146)

4:00 p.m.
Morse Theory: A tool for geometric classification of the noncommutative CW complexes.
Vida Milani*, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA
Seyed M.H. Mansourbeigi, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University, NY, USA
(10594679)

4:30 p.m.
Almost orthogonality related to weighted inequalities on bounded and unbounded domains.
Caroline Sweezy*, New Mexico State University
(10594278)

5:00 p.m.
Dynamic Behavior of Perturbed Logistic Model.
Reza Ahangar*, Texas A & M University Kingsville
(10593962)

5:30 p.m.
Riesz Potentials, Bessel Potentials and Fractional Derivatives on Gaussian BesovLipschitz spaces $B_{p,q}^{\alpha}(\gamma_d)$ and on TriebelLizorkin spaces $F_{p,q}^{\alpha}(\gamma_{d})$.
A. Eduardo Gatto, DePaul University
Ebner Pineda, Universidad CentroOcidental Lisandro Alvarado
Wilfredo O Urbina*, DePaul University and Universidad Central de Venezuela
(105942118)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Selected Topics in Analysis and Numerics for PDEs, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Positivity in Noncommutative Settings, I
Room 329, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Roger Roybal, California State University Channel Islands roger.roybal@csuci.edu
Terry Loring, University of New Mexico loring@math.unm.edu

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Random Matrix Theory and Applications, II
Room 228, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Ioana Dumitriu, University of Washington dumitriu@math.washington.edu
Raj Rao, University of Michigan rajnrao@eecs.umich.edu

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Function Theory, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Kleinian Groups and Teichmüller Theory, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Topics in Geometric Group Theory, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Dyadic and NonDyadic Harmonic Analysis, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Trends in Commutative Algebra, II
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.
The second BrauerThrall conjecture for totally reflexive modules.
Lars Winter Christensen, Texas Tech University
David A. Jorgensen, University of TexasArlington
Hamid Rahmati, Texas Tech University
Janet Striuli, Fairfield University
Roger A. Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(105913205)

3:30 p.m.
Joint HilbertKunz multiplicities.
Adela Vraciu*, University of South Carolina
(105913156)

4:00 p.m.
Remarks on a conjecture of Watanabe and Yoshida.
Lori A McDonnell*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(105913176)

4:30 p.m.
The signature of the Chern coefficients of local rings.
L. Ghezzi, New York City College of TechnologyCUNY
S. Goto, Meiji University
J. Hong*, Southern Connecticut State University
K. Ozeki, Meiji University
T. Phuong, Ton Duc Thang University
W. Vasconcelos, Rutgers University
(105913148)

5:00 p.m.
Formulas for the multiplicity of graded algebras.
Yu Xie*, University of Notre Dame
(10591369)

5:30 p.m.
Multiplicities and Rees valuations.
D. Katz*, University of Kansas
J. Validashti, University of Kansas
(10591343)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Financial Mathematics: The Mathematics of Financial Markets and Structures, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Partial Differential Equations, II
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

3:00 p.m.
Nearlinear evolution for NLS and KdV with periodic boundary conditions.
M. Burak Erdogan*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(10593575)

3:30 p.m.
On the Cauchy problem for GrossPitaevskii hierarchies.
Thomas Chen, University of Texas at Austin
Natasa Pavlovic*, University of Texas at Austin
Nikolaos Tzirakis, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(105935115)

4:00 p.m.
Blow up solutions to the 3d focusing cubic NLS equation.
Justin Holmer, Brown University
Svetlana Roudenko*, Arizona State University
(105935194)

4:30 p.m.
Effective dynamics of double solitons for perturbed mKdV.
Justin Holmer*, Brown University
Galina Perelman, Ecole Polytechnique
Maciej Zworski, University of California, Berkeley
(105935193)

5:00 p.m.
A Schrödinger Dispersive Estimate in ${\bf R^3}$ with Singular Potentials.
Marius Beceanu, Centre d'Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales
Michael Goldberg*, University of Cincinnati
(10594245)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Combinatorics, II
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

3:00 p.m.
Deformation Retracts of Neighborhood Complexes of Stable Kneser Graphs.
Matthew D. Zeckner*, University of Kentucky
Benjamin J. Braun, University of Kentucky
(105905102)

3:30 p.m.
Nowhereharmonic colorings of graphs.
Benjamin J. Braun*, University of Kentucky
Matthias Beck, San Francisco State University
(105905103)

4:00 p.m.
The Hodge Structure of the Coloring Complex of a Hypergraph.
Sarah C. Rundell*, Denison University
Jane H. Long, Steven F. Austin State University
(10590527)

4:30 p.m.
Vizing's Conjecture and Techniques from Computer Algebra.
I. V. Hicks, Rice University
S. Margulies*, Rice University
(105905212)

5:00 p.m.
Chromatic quasisymmetric functions.
John Shareshian*, Washington University
Michelle Wachs, University of Miami
(105905207)

5:30 p.m.
Topology of Rees products of posets and multiset derangements.
Michelle L Wachs*, University of Miami
John Shareshian, Washington University
(105905249)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Subjects in between Pure and Applied Mathematics, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Structures and PDEs, II
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

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Stronglynonlinear Phenomena: Theory and Applications to Nonlinear Optics, Hydrodynamics, BoseEinstein Condensation and Biology, II
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

3:00 p.m.
Probability of the occurrence of freak waves.
Vladimir E. Zakharov*, Department of mathematics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Roman Shamin, Shirshov Institute of Oceanology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
(105986197)

3:30 p.m.
On Dissipation Function of Ocean Waves due to Whitecapping.
Vladimir E Zakharov, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona; Lebedev Physical Institute, RAS
Alexander O Korotkevich*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico; L.D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, RAS
Alexander O Prokofiev, L.D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Moscow, Russia.
(105986183)

4:00 p.m.
Broken and emerging symmetries in turbulence.
Gregory Falkovich*, Weizmann Institute of Science
(10598210)

4:30 p.m.
Bubble breakup as a twodimensional free surface hydrodynamics problem.
Konstantin S. Turitsyn*, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
Lipeng Lai, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago
Wendy W. Zhang, James Franck Institute, University of Chicago
(105976169)

5:00 p.m.
Diffusive transport in twodimensional nematics.
Ibrahim Fatkullin*, University of Arizona
(105949143)

5:30 p.m.
Strong Collapse Turbulence in Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation.
Yeojin Chung, Department of Mathematics, Southern Methodist University
Pavel M Lushnikov*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
Natalia Vladimirova, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Mexico
(10597887)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers
Room 333, Dane Smith Hall

3:00 p.m.
An Inequality for Rational Functions.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee University
Q. I. Rahman, Universite de Montreal
(105930247)

3:15 p.m.
"On 4move equivalence classes of knots and links of two components".
Noureen A. Khan*, UNT Dallas TX
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, UT Dallas,TX
Ramanjit K. Sahi, Austin Peay State University, TN
Slavik V. Jablan, Belgrade, Serbia
(10591458)

3:30 p.m.
On the Hilbert series of a local ring with $\mathfrak{m}^4=0$ which admits nontrivial totally reflexive modules.
Kristen A Beck*, The University of Texas at Arlington
(105913235)

3:45 p.m.
Finite presentability for subgroups of the ThompsonStein groups.
Claire W Wladis*, BMCC/CUNY
Jose Burillo, Centre de Recerca Matematica, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
(105920145)

4:00 p.m.
On the Leibniz (Co)Homology of an Abelian Extension of the Orthogonal Lie Algebras.
Guy Roger Biyogmam*, New Mexico State University
(10591807)

4:15 p.m.
Wardlike identities in the comma theory.
A M Abdurrahman*, Shippensburg University
A Cresswell, Shippensburg University
M A Gassem, South Texas College
(10598114)

4:30 p.m.
On the extremal problem of Polya.
Le Nhat Tuan*, Fairmont Preparatory Academy High school
(10595264)

4:45 p.m.
Dengue Treatment Model with Variable Viral Load.
Salisu Mohammed Garba*, University of manitoba
(10599072)

5:00 p.m.
Feasibility and Constraint Analysis of Sets of Linear Matrix Inequalities.
Shafiu Jibrin*, Northern Arizona University
Richard J Caron, University of Windsor
Tim Traynor, University of Windsor
(10599005)

5:15 p.m.
Green's Function and the Inverse of a Differential Operator.
Rod Freed*, California State University
(10594788)

Saturday April 17, 2010, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
University of New Mexico Department of Mathematics Reception
Atrium, Dane Smith Hall
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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