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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
AMS Special Session on Operator Theory, Systems Theory, and Interpolation in Several Complex Variables

Friday January 21, 2000, 2:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Theory, Systems Theory, and Interpolation in Several Complex Variables, I
Organizers:
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Polytech Institute \& State University ball@calvin.math.vt.edu
Cora S. Sadosky, Howard University cs@scs.howard.edu

2:00 p.m.
Interpolating sequences on the bidisk.
Jim Agler, U.C. San Diego
John E McCarthy*, Washington University
(95046927)

2:30 p.m.
Function theory on the polydisk, scattering systems with several evolutions and multidimensional linear systems.
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Tech
Cora Sadosky*, Howard University
Victor Vinnikov, Weizmann Institute
(95047723)

3:00 p.m.
A New Application of Interpolation in Two Complex Variables to Control.
J W Helton*, UCSD
(95047439)

3:30 p.m.
Title: Interpolation and Computability.
James P Solazzo*, Univ. of Houston
(95047452)

4:00 p.m.
Commuting Nonunitary Operators and Their Discriminant Curves.
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Tech
Victor Vinnikov*, BenGurion University of the Negev
(95047456)

4:30 p.m.
Multivariable linear systems, scattering and operator models for row contractions.
Joseph A. Ball*, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
(95047303)

5:00 p.m.
Isometric dilations of noncommuting ntuples and representations of the CuntzToeplitz algebra.
Kenneth R. Davidson*, University of Waterloo
David W. Kribs, University of Waterloo
Miron Shpigel, University of Waterloo
(95047287)

5:30 p.m.
The curvature invariant of multivariable operator theory.
William B Arveson*, UC Berkeley
(950471116)

Saturday January 22, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Theory, Systems Theory, and Interpolation in Several Complex Variables, II
Organizers:
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Polytech Institute \& State University ball@calvin.math.vt.edu
Cora S. Sadosky, Howard University cs@scs.howard.edu

8:30 a.m.
Similarity Problems for Weighted Bergman Shifts.
Sarah H Ferguson, Wayne State University
Srdjan Petrovic*, Western Michigan University
(950471037)

9:00 a.m.
Toeplitz Operators and Almost Periodic Factorization of Multivariable Matrix Functions.
Leiba Rodman*, College of William and Mary
Ilya M. Spitkovsky, College of William and Mary
Hugo Woerdeman, College of William and Mary
(95047166)

9:30 a.m.
Spectral properties of Toeplitz operators with semi almost periodic symbols.
Albrecht Boettcher, TU Chemnitz
Sergei M Grudskii, RostovonDon State University
Ilya M Spitkovsky*, The College of William and Mary
(95047617)

10:00 a.m.
Positive Extensions and RieszFejer Factorization for TwoVariable Trigonometric Polynomials.
Jeffrey S Geronimo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Hugo J Woerdeman*, The College of William and Mary
(95047162)

10:30 a.m.
Higher order HilbertSchmidt Hankel forms and tensors of analytic kernels.
Sarah H. Ferguson*, Wayne State University
Richard Rochberg, Washington University at St. Louis
(950471132)

Saturday January 22, 2000, 1:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Theory, Systems Theory, and Interpolation in Several Complex Variables, III
Organizers:
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Polytech Institute \& State University ball@calvin.math.vt.edu
Cora S. Sadosky, Howard University cs@scs.howard.edu

1:00 p.m.
Some new results in the similarity problem.
Sergei Treil*, Michigan State University
(95047463)

1:30 p.m.
Interpolation on an Annulus.
Scott A McCullough*, University of Florida
(95047786)

2:00 p.m.
A counterexample to the infinitedimensional version of the matrix HuntMuckenhouptWheeden Theorem: Operator BMO and factorizations of $H^1(c^1)$.
Thomas Alastair Gillespie, University of Edinburgh
Fedor Nazarov, Michigan State University
Sandra Pott*, University of Edinburgh
Serguei Treil, Michigan State University
Alexander Volberg, Michigan State University
(95047652)

2:30 p.m.
Hilbert spaces contractively included in the Hardy space of the bidisk.
Daniel D Alpay*, BenGurion University
Vladimir Bolotnikov, College of William and Mary
Aad Dijksma, Groningen University
Cora Sadosky, Howard University
(95046281)

3:00 p.m.
Invariant Subspaces and Concrete Model Theory.
Tavan T Trent*, University of Alabama
(95047779)

3:30 p.m.
On an Extension Problem for Polynomials.
Mihaly Bakonyi*, Georgia State University
Dan Timotin, Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy
(95047968)

4:00 p.m.
Pairs of Commuting Contractions.
George R Exner*, Bucknell University
Young S Jo, Kyemyung University
Il Bong Jung, Kyungpook National University
(95047369)

4:30 p.m.
Sharp estimates in Vector Carleson Embedding theorem.
Alexander Volberg*, MSU
Fedor Nazarov, MSU
Sergei Treil, MSU
Gilles Pisier, Universit\'e Paris VI
(95047635)
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