1993 Joint Mathematics Meetings, Program by Special Session
Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:01
1993 Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Antonio, TX, January 13-16, 1993
W Wistar Comfort, AMS email@example.com
Kenneth A Ross, MAA firstname.lastname@example.org
AMS Special Session on C*-algebras: 1943-1993 (A 50-Year Celebration)
Wednesday January 13, 1993, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on C*-algebras: 1943-1993 (A 50-Year Celebration), I
New approaches to problems that were first studied from the C^*-algebra point of view.
Israel M. Gelfand*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Operator algebras and index theory.
Ronald G. Douglas*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
The invasion of algebraic topology.
Claude Schochet*, Wayne State University
Twenty-five years in the theory of type III von Neumann algebras.
Masamichi Takesaki*, University of California, Los Angeles
Asymptotic morphisms and operator K-theory.
Nigel Higson*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Wednesday January 13, 1993, 2:15 p.m.-5:35 p.m.
AMS Special Session on C*-algebras: 1943-1993 (A 50-Year Celebration), II
Some current problems of C^*-algebraic quantum phenomenology.
Irving E. Segal*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Numerical linear algebra and C^*-algebras.
William Arveson*, University of California, Berkeley
C^*-algebras and transformation groups.
Judith A. Packer*, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Operator spaces and quantized functional analysis.
Edward G. Effros*, University of California, Los Angeles
Zhong-Jin Ruan, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Index theory without symbols.
Henri Moscovici*, Ohio State University, Columbus
C^*-algebras and the index of elliptic operators.
Paul Baum*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Thursday January 14, 1993, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on C*-algebras: 1943-1993 (A 50-Year Celebration), III
Notes on the Gelfand-Neumark theorem.
Richard V. Kadison*, University of Pennsylvania
C^*-algebras and Mackey's theory of group representations.
Jonathan Rosenberg*, University of Maryland, College Park
C^*-algebras and deformation quantization.
Marc A. Rieffel*, University of California, Berkeley
Projections in C^*-algebras.
Bruce Blackadar*, University of Nevada
Products of exponentials in C^*-algebras.
N. Christopher Phillips*, University of Oregon