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2000 Joint Mathematics Meetings
Washington, DC, January 1922, 2000
Meeting #950
Associate secretaries:
Bernard Russo, AMS brusso@math.uci.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
Monday January 17, 2000

Monday January 17, 2000, 8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Quantum Computation: The Grand Mathematical Challenge for the 21st Century and the Millennium
Organizers:
Samuel J. Lomonaco, Jr., University of Maryland Baltimore County

8:00 a.m.
Registration outside the Coolidge Room, Marriott.

9:00 a.m.
A Rosetta Stone for quantum mechanics.
Samuel J. Lomonaco, Jr.*, University of Maryland Baltimore County

10:00 a.m.
Coffee break.

10:30 a.m.
Introduction to quantum algorithms.
Peter W. Shor*, AT\&T LaboratoriesResearch

1:30 p.m.
Qubit devices.
Howard E. Brandt*, Army Research Laboratory

2:30 p.m.
Coffee break.

3:00 p.m.
An introduction to quantum error correction.
Daniel Gottesman*, Microsoft Research

5:00 p.m.
Reception.

Monday January 17, 2000, 8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
MAA Short Course on Fuzzy Mathematics
Organizers:
Kiran Bhutani, Catholic University of America

8:00 a.m.
Registration outside the Coolidge Room, Marriott.

9:00 a.m.
Topics in fuzzy mathematics.
John Mordeson*, Creighton University

10:00 a.m.
Coffee break.

2:00 p.m.
Fuzzy geometry.
Azriel Rosenfeld*, University of Maryland

2:30 p.m.
Coffee break.

3:30 p.m.
Selected applications from fuzzy logic and neural networks.
Rod Taber*, Ring Technology

5:00 p.m.
Reception.

Monday January 17, 2000, 10:30 a.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Environmental Mathematics
Organizers:
V. S. Manoranjan, Washington State University

8:00 a.m.
Registration outside the Coolidge Room, Marriott.

10:30 a.m.
Contaminant transport in groundwater  mathematical analysis and computation
V S. Manoranjan*, Washington State University

1:30 p.m.
Characterizing groundwater contaminant sources  an application of minimum relative entropy theory
Kirk Hatfield*, University of Florida

3:00 p.m.
Environmental monitoring
Alexandre Khapalov*, Washington State University

5:00 p.m.
Reception.
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