Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Phoenix, AZ, January 710, 2004
Meeting #993
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions

Friday January 9, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, I
Organizers:
James G. McLaughlin, Trinity College
Nancy J. Wyshinski, Trinity College nancy.wyshinski@trincoll.edu

8:00 a.m.
A Survey on $q$Continued Fractions in Ramanujan's Lost Notebook.
Bruce C. Berndt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(993111119)

9:00 a.m.
A Moment Problem and a Family of Integral Evaluations.
Mourad E.H. Ismail*, University of Central Florida
(993331575)

9:30 a.m.
Simultaneous diophantine approximation in the vector space ${\Bbb Q} +{\Bbb Q}\alpha$.
Edward B Burger*, Williams College
(99311755)

10:00 a.m.
Systems of orthogonal polynomials arising from the modular $j$function.
Stephanie Basha, Santa Clara University
Jayce Robert Getz*, Harvard
Harris Nover, California Institue of Technology
Emma Smith, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(99311777)

10:30 a.m.
A TwoDimensional Minkowski Question Mark Function.
Olga R. Beaver, Williams
Thomas Garrity*, Williams
(993111075)

Friday January 9, 2004, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, II
Organizers:
James G. McLaughlin, Trinity College
Nancy J. Wyshinski, Trinity College nancy.wyshinski@trincoll.edu

1:00 p.m.
Analytic Theory and Application of Continued Fractions, A Survey.
William B. Jones*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(993301195)

2:30 p.m.
Truncated rational moment problems and quadratures.
Xin Li*, University of Central Florida
(993411335)

3:00 p.m.
Simultaneous diophantine approximation to successive powers of a real algebraic integer.
Doug Hensley*, Texas A&M University
(993111164)

3:30 p.m.
Continued Fractions Associated with Solution of a Wave Equation.
Brian A. Hagler*, University of Texas of the Permian Basin
(99333849)

4:00 p.m.
An EulerMinding theorem for $G$continued fractions.
Geumlan Choi*, University of Illinois
Douglas Bowman, Northern Illinois University
(993111026)

4:30 p.m.
On a class of classical polynomials, uniformly approximating the checkmark function.
P D Dragnev*, IndianaPurdue University
D A Legg, IndianaPurdue University
D W Townsend, IndianaPurdue University
(993411073)

5:00 p.m.
The Many Vistas of Continued Fractions.
Richard A Mollin*, University of Calgary
(99311756)

5:30 p.m.
Applications of Brooks's Continued Fraction Parameter to Riemann Surfaces and QC Maps.
G Brock Williams*, Texas Tech University
(99330111)
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