# AMS Meeting Invited Addresses

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### 1990 Joint Mathematics Meetings

Louisville, KY, January 17-20, 1990

Meeting #854

Associate secretaries:

**Joseph A Cima**, AMS cima@email.unc.edu

**Kenneth A Ross**, MAA ross@math.uoregon.edu

#### Invited Addresses

**J\'anos D. Acz\'el**, University of Waterloo, *New developments in solving the second part of Hilbert's Fifth problem.*
**Michael F. Barnsley**, Iterated Systems, Inc. and Georgia Institute of Technology, *Fractals for everyone.*
**Jon Barwise**, Stanford University, *Non-wellfounded sets and their applications.*
**D. Allan Bromley**, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Washington, DC, *Mathematics: Keystone of modern science and technology.*
**Sun-Yung Alice Chang**, University of California, Los Angeles, *Analysis of spectral invariants.*
**Charles W. Curtis**, University of Oregon, *A century of representation theory of finite groups.*
**George B. Dantzig**, Stanford University, *The wide wide world of pure mathematics that goes by other names.*
**Leonard Gillman**, University of Texas, Austin, *Teaching programs that work.*
**Israel C. Gohberg**, Tel Aviv University, Israel, *Linear operators, matrix functions and control.*
**Thomas Kailath**, Stanford University, *Displacement structure of matrices and operators.*
**J\'anos Koll\'ar**, University of Utah, *The structure of algebraic threefolds.*
**Arnold E. Ross**, Ohio State University, Columbus, *Developing the teacher's ability to encourage creativity in students, II.*
**Judith D. Sally**, Northwestern University, *What's between a domain and its quotient field?*
**I. M. Sigal**, University of Toronto and University of California, Irvine, *Quantum many-body problem.*
**Barry Simon**, California Institute of Technology, *Fifty years of eigenvalue perturbation theory.*
**Bhama Srinivasan**, University of Illinois, Chicago, *The invasion of geometry into finite group theory.* (AWM)
**Shlomo Sternberg**, Harvard University, *Some thoughts on the interaction between group theory and physics.*
**Shlomo Sternberg**, Harvard University, *Some thoughts on the interaction between group theory and physics.*
**Shlomo Sternberg**, Harvard University, *Some thoughts on the interaction between group theory and physics.*
**Nolan R. Wallach**, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, *Title to be announced.*
**James D. Watkins**, Secretary of Energy, Washington, DC, *Revitaliziang mathematics education: A national imperative.*
**Scott W. Williams**, State University of New York, College at Buffalo, *The box product problem.* (NAM)
**Peter Winkler**, Emory University and Bellcore, Morristown, New Jersey, *On the (sometimes) strange behavior of large random things.*

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