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1995 Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Francisco, CA, January 47, 1995
Meeting #897
Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS amagid@ou.edu
Donovan H Van Osdol, MAA dv@christa.unh.edu
AMS Special Session on Probability and Combinatorics

Thursday January 5, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Probability and Combinatorics, I

8:00 a.m.
Three examples of asymptotics in probabilistic combinatorics via hydrodynamics.
David J. Aldous*, University of California, Berkeley
(8976013)

9:05 a.m.
Randomness in lattice point problems.
Jozsef Beck*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(89711778)

10:10 a.m.
Random matrices and Hadamard matrices motivated by numerical linear algebra.
Alan S. Edelman*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(89705901)

Thursday January 5, 1995, 7:00 p.m.9:55 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Probability and Combinatorics, II

7:00 p.m.
Probabilistic combinatorics for infinite trees and Cayley graphs.
Russell Lyons*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(89705900)

8:05 p.m.
Diminishing our reliance on randomness in computation.
David I. Zuckerman*, University of Texas, Austin
(89768339)

9:10 p.m.
Combinatorial aspects of measures of maximal entropy for subshifts of finite type.
Jeffrey Steif*, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
(89705109)

Friday January 6, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Probability and Combinatorics, III

8:00 a.m.
Isoperimetry in groups and randomized algorithms.
L\'aszl\'o Babai*, University of Chicago
(89768881)

9:05 a.m.
Online stochastic planar matching.
Peter Shor*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(89705817)

10:10 a.m.
Interface problems.
Richard Durrett*, Cornell University, Ithaca
(897051251)

Friday January 6, 1995, 1:00 p.m.3:45 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Probability and Combinatorics, IV

1:00 p.m.
Quadratic dynamical systems.
Alistair Sinclair*, University of California, Berkeley
(89705899)

2:05 p.m.
Nucleation of critical droplets in the threshold growth models.
Janko Gravner*, University of California, Davis
David Griffeath, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(8976032)

3:10 p.m.
Adventures in asymptopia.
Joel Spencer*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(8976063)
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