Current as of Tuesday, January 24, 2006 12:01:44
Tuesday January 10, 2006 
Wednesday January 11, 2006 
Thursday January 12, 2006 
Friday January 13, 2006 
Saturday January 14, 2006 
Sunday January 15, 2006 
Tuesday January 10, 2006  
8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Short Course on Modeling and Simulation of Biological Networks, I 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Short Course: Experimental Mathematics in Action, I 
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Wednesday January 11, 2006  
8:00 a.m.6:30 p.m.  AMS Department Chairs Workshop

8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Board of Governors

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Short Course on Modeling and Simulation of Biological Networks, II 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Short Course: Experimental Mathematics in Action, II 
1:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.  AMS Council

3:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration
Full registration will be conducted from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Badge/program pickup for those registered in advance will be open until 8:00 p.m. 
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Thursday January 12, 2006  
7:30 a.m.6:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration
Full registration will be conducted from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Badge/program pickup for those registered in advance will be open until 6:00 p.m. 
7:30 a.m.6:00 p.m.  Employment Center

7:40 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Postsecondary Mathematics Assessment: Needs and Challenges 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  AMSMAAMER Special Session on Mathematics and Education Reform, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Frames and Operator Theory in Analysis and Signal Processing, I 
8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.  AMSASL Special Session on Interdisciplinary Research Involving Analysis and Logic, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Commutative Rings and Monoids, I 
8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Topological Spaces Associated with C(X), I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Value Distribution in Classical and padic Functions Theory, I 
8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Syzygies in Commutative Algebra and Geometry, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Statistics: Theory and Practice, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Extension of Functions, I 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Statistics 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Philosophy of Mathematics 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Professional Development Programs for K12 Teachers, I 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, I 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Mathematical Neuroscience: From Experiment to Theory, I 
8:00 a.m.10:53 a.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations and Applications to Flow in Porous Media 
8:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.  MAAAMS Committee on Teaching Assistants and PartTime Instructors Panel Discussion
Permanent use of temporary faculty: The status of nonladder faculty in departments of mathematics. 
8:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.  SIGMAA on Statistics Education Panel Discussion
Implications of the new ASA (GAISE) guidelines for teaching statistics. 
8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Combinatorics, I 
8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, I 
8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Committee on Graduate Students Presentation
Workshop on training T.A.s. 
8:45 a.m.10:40 a.m.  MAA Session on Getting Students to Discuss and to Write about Mathematics, I 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#12: Part A
Getting students involved in undergraduate research. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#1: Part A
Designing and evaluating assessments for introductory statistics. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#7: Part A
Geometry with history for teaching teachers. 
9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Complex Variables 
9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Number Theory, I 
9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Invited Paper Session on the Role of Online Technology Courses for Teachers of Preservice Mathematics Teachers 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  Student Hospitality Center

9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.  MAA CUPM and SIGMAA on Statistics Education Panel Discussion
Requiring statistics of every mathematics major: Model courses. 
9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.  SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Special Presentation
The shapes of sacred space: The geometry of ancient Maya art and architecture. 
9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
National Science Foundation programs supporting learning and teaching in the mathematical sciences. 
10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Mikhail Kapranov RiemannRoch for determinantal gerbes and infinitedimensional bundles. 
11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
L\'aszlo Lov\'asz Graph limits and graph homomorphisms. 
12:15 p.m.5:30 p.m.  Exhibits and Book Sales

12:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.  Math on the Web, I 
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I
Hendrik W. Lenstra Jr. Entangled radicals, Part I. 
2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Francis Edward Su Preference Sets, Graphs, and Voting in Agreeable Societies. 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMSMAAMER Special Session on Mathematics and Education Reform, II 
2:15 p.m.4:05 p.m.  AMSMAA Special Session on Ancient and Nonwestern Mathematics, I 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Contemporary Dynamical Systems, I 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, II 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, II 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamic Equations with Applications, I 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Commutative Rings and Monoids, II 
2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Topological Spaces Associated with C(X), II 
2:15 p.m.5:35 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Value Distribution in Classical and padic Functions Theory, II 
2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Syzygies in Commutative Algebra and Geometry, II 
2:15 p.m.5:35 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Extension of Functions, II 
2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#13: Part A
The Fibonacci and Catalan numbers. 
2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#2: Part A
Java applets in teaching mathematics. 
2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#8: Part A
Mathematical and statistical modeling in biology: Competitive exclusion, coexistence, estimation, and control. 
2:15 p.m.5:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Probability and Stochastic Processes 
2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMS Session on Combinatorics, II 
2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMS Session on Number Theory, II 
2:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA Session on Professional Development Programs for K12 Teachers, II 
2:15 p.m.4:30 p.m.  MAA Session on NumberTheoretic Applications 
2:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.  MAA Session on Teaching Mathematics Courses Online 
2:15 p.m.5:50 p.m.  MAA Session on Teaching and Assessing Modeling and Problem Solving 
2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Getting Students to Discuss and to Write about Mathematics, II 
2:15 p.m.5:40 p.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, II 
2:15 p.m.5:30 p.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Geometric Representations of Graphs 
2:15 p.m.5:10 p.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Education: Preparing Mathematics Students for Interdisciplinary Research 
2:15 p.m.5:10 p.m.  MAA Invited Paper Session on Assessment of Learning in the Mathematics Major 
2:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA Invited Paper Session on Environmental Modeling 
2:15 p.m.3:45 p.m.  Project NExT Panel Discussion
Firefighting, paper trailing, and cat herding: Everything you wanted to know to be an administrator but were afraid to ask. 
2:15 p.m.3:35 p.m.  MAA Committee on Graduate StudentsYMN Panel Discussion
How to interview for your first job. 
2:15 p.m.3:35 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Advice and admonitions for NSF projects: What worked, what did not, and what lessons were learned. 
2:30 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMS Session on Optimization and Control 
2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Section Officers

3:20 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Robert E. Megginson Participation in mathematics by American Indians: A case study in underrepresentation. 
3:20 p.m.4:35 p.m.  AWM Panel Discussion
Lawrence Summers: One year later. 
3:50 p.m.5:10 p.m.  MAAYMN Panel Discussion
You have a job, now what? Professional development opportunities. 
4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.  MAA Special Presentation
The great Pi/e debate. 
4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  Welcome Reception for Undergraduate Students

4:15 p.m.6:15 p.m.  SIGMAA on Environmental Mathematics Business Meeting and Special Invited Presentation 
4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.  AMS Committee on the Profession Presentation
Programs that make a difference. 
4:40 p.m.5:10 p.m.  AWM Business Meeting

4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#14: Part A
Teaching linear algebra with applications. 
4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#3: Part A
Using and adapting online materials. 
4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#9: Part A
Discrete dynamical systems and problem solving. 
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.  Texas InstrumentsMAAAMS Special Presentation
NUMB3RS and math, the "We All Use Math Every Day(tm)" program. 
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  Friends of Williams Reception

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.  Reception for Graduate Students and FirstTime Participants
The AMS and MAA warmly invite these special groups to meet the leadership of your sponsoring organizations. 
5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.  Mathematical Institutes Open House

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.  Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women Open House Reunion

8:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.  AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture
Michael A. Savageau Function, design, and evolution of gene circuitry. 
9:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.  AWM Reception

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Friday January 13, 2006  
7:00 a.m.7:30 p.m.  Employment Center

7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Nonlinear Dynamical Systems, I 
8:00 a.m.11:35 a.m.  AMSASL Special Session on Interdisciplinary Research Involving Analysis and Logic, II 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic and Enumerative Combinatorics, I 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry and Modular Forms, I 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Recent Trends in Convex and Discrete Geometry, I 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamic Equations With Applications, II 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Nonautonomous Discrete Dynamics, I 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Statistics: Theory and Practice, II 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, I 
8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on the Many Lives of Lattice Theory, the Theory of Ordered Sets, and Universal Algebra, I 
8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#4: Part A
Creating interactive workbooks using MS excel. 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Algebra 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Numerical Analysis and Fluid Mechanics 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Partial Differential Equations, I 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Combinatorics, III 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Mathlets for Teaching and Learning Mathematics 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Using History of Mathematics in your Mathematics Courses 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Innovative Teaching/Learning Ideas Using Technology in the Teaching of Courses before College Algebra 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Research and Other Mathematical Experiences for Students Outside the Classroom 
8:00 a.m.9:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Courses Below Calculus: A Continuing Focus, I 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Models That Work: Building Diversity in Advanced Mathematics, I 
8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, III 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Inverse Problems: Theory and Numerics for Novel Applications, I 
8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Mathematical Neuroscience: From Experiment to Theory, II 
8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.  SIGMAA Officers Meeting

8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.  AMSMAAMER Special Session on Mathematics and Education Reform, III 
8:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.  MAAProject NExT Panel Discussion
Getting started in mathematical biology. 
9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AWM Emmy Noether Lecture
Ingrid Daubechies Mathematical results and challenges in learning theory. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#10: Part A
A beginner's guide to the scholarship of teaching and learning in mathematics. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#15: Part A
A novel approach to problem solving. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAAYMN Panel Discussion
Undergraduate career paths in mathematics. 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  Student Hospitality Center

9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.  Exhibits and Book Sales

10:00 a.m.3:30 p.m.  Math on the Web, II 
10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
Keith J. Devlin The mathematics of everyday language. 
10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#5: Part A
Finite group behavior: Windows software for teaching beginning group theory. 
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.  AMS Special Presentation
Who wants to be a mathematician. 
10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.  AMS Special Presentation
T.A. development using case studies: A workshop for faculty (Part 1). 
10:45 a.m.12:05 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Integrating mathematics with other disciplines. 
10:45 a.m.12:05 p.m.  MAA Special Presentation
Proposal writing workshop for grant applications to the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education. 
11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.  SIAM Invited Address
Thanasis Fokas Generalized Fourier Transforms, the DirichlettoNeumann Map, and the Imaging of the Brain. 
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II
Hendrik W. Lenstra Jr. Entangled radicals, Part II. 
1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.  AMSMAA Special Session on Ancient and Nonwestern Mathematics, II 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Frames and Operator Theory in Analysis and Signal Processing, II 
1:00 p.m.3:20 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, III 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Recent Trends in Convex and Discrete Geometry, II 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, III 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Topological Spaces Associated with C(X), III 
1:00 p.m.3:20 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Value Distribution in Classical and padic Functions Theory, III 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Statistics: Theory and Practice, III 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, II 
1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on the Many Lives of Lattice Theory, the Theory of Ordered Sets, and Universal Algebra, II 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#11: Part A
Teaching a course in the history of mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#16: Part A
Fair division: From cakecutting to dispute resolution. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#6: Part A
Technology tools for discrete mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.1:55 p.m.  AMS Session on Algebraic Geometry 
1:00 p.m.2:25 p.m.  AMS Session on Mathematics Education 
1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Partial Differential Equations, II 
1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Combinatorics, IV 
1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Session on Professional Development Programs for K12 Teachers, III 
1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA Session on Getting Students to Discuss and to Write about Mathematics, III 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics of Sports and Games, I 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Mathematical Connections in the Arts, I 
1:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.  MAA Session on Research on the Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Mathematics, I 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Models That Work: Building Diversity in Advance Mathematics, II 
1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, IV 
1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on New Transform Methods for Differential Equations 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  SIAM Minisymposium on Inverse Problems: Theory and Numerics for Novel Applications, II 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAAAWM Panel Discussion
Teaching a course on women and/or minorities in mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.  MAAProject NExT Panel Discussion
The mathematics profession in 2016: Where are we going? 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Committee on the Profession Panel Discussion
Scholarship scenarios. 
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Project NExTYMN Poster Session

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  Summer Program for Women in Mathematics
Participants from past programs will describe their experiences. 
2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.  AMS Invited Address
Dusa McDuff Homotopy properties of Hamiltonian group actions. 
2:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Topology, I 
2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Special Presentation
T.A. development using case studies: A workshop for faculty (Part 2). 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
What business looks for in new hires. 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
AMATYC's {\em Beyond Crossroads}: Implementing standardsbased mathematics instruction. 
2:45 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Dynamical Systems, I 
3:20 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Retiring Presidential Address
David Eisenbud Threads from My Life: Linear (good) Resolutions and Small (seductive) Varieties. 
4:25 p.m.5:25 p.m.  Joint Prize Session

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.  Key College Publishing Author Reception

5:45 p.m.7:45 p.m.  SIGMAA on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Business Meeting and Guest Lecture 
5:45 p.m.7:15 p.m.  MAA Information Session
Current issues in actuarial science education. 
5:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.  SIGMAA on Business, Industry, and Government Reception

5:45 p.m.7:45 p.m.  SIGMAA on Statistics Education Business Meeting

5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.  MAA TwoYear College Reception

5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.  University of Iowa Reception

5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.  Lehigh University Reception

5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.  New Mexico State University Reception

5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.  Joint Prize Session Reception

5:45 p.m.7:30 p.m.  University of WisconsinMadison Reunion Reception

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Annual Meeting and Guest Lecture 
6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#14: Part B
Teaching linear algebra with applications. 
6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.  WEB SIGMAA Business Meeting and Guest Lectures 
6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.  University of Chicago Department of Mathematics Alumni Reception

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Mathematicians Reception

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  Claremont Colleges Reception

6:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.  MER Banquet

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  NSA Women in Mathematics Society Networking Session
The location of this session is available at the NSA booth in the exhibit area. 
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  University of Michigan Department of Math Alumni

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  Young Mathematicians' Network Town Meeting
Concerns of young mathematicians. 
8:15 p.m.9:45 p.m.  Knitting Circle

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Saturday January 14, 2006  
7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.  Combined MAA Departmental/Liaison and PME/MAA Student Chapter Breakfast

7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:30 a.m.7:30 p.m.  Employment Center

8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Nonlinear Dynamical Systems, II 
8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Frames and Operator Theory in Analysis and Signal Processing, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Contemporary Dynamical Systems, II 
8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic and Enumerative Combinatorics, II 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry and Modular Forms, II 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Recent Trends in Convex and Discrete Geometry, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Commutative Rings and Monoids, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Syzygies in Commutative Algebra and Geometry, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Field Extensions and Algorithms, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Nonautonomous Discrete Dynamics, II 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, III 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Topology, II 
8:00 a.m.9:25 a.m.  AMS Session on History of Math 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  AMS Session on Mathematical Biology, I 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  AMS Session on Group Theory, I 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Courses Below Calculus: A Continuing Focus, II 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics of Chemistry 
8:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics Experiences in Business, Industry, and Government 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Countering ``I Can't Do Math": Strategies for Teaching Underprepared, MathAnxious Students, I 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Teaching Operations Research in the Undergraduate Classroom 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on My Favorite Demo: Innovative Strategies for Mathematics Instructors, I 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, V 
8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  PME Council

9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Charles L. Fefferman Whitney's extension problems. 
9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  ASL Invited Address
C. Ward Henson Model theory of metric structures. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#12: Part B
Getting students involved in undergraduate research. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#1: Part B
Designing and evaluating assessments for introductory statistics. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#7: Part B
Geometry with history for teaching teachers. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAAYMN Panel Discussion
Transitioning into graduate school. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAA Session for Chairs
Building bridges. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  SIGMAA on the Teaching of Advanced High School Mathematics Panel Discussion
AP Calculus: Friend or foe? 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Poster Session
Special mathematical outreach programs. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAA Committee on Technologies in Mathematics Education Panel Discussion
Electronic homework systems. 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  Student Hospitality Center

9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAAProject NExT Panel Discussion
Making the most of your sabbatical. 
9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.  Exhibits and Book Sales

10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  ASL Invited Address
Douglas Cenzer Effectively closed sets. 
10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.  Math on the Web, III 
10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Herbert Edelsbrunner Persistent homology, diagrams, and vineyards. 
11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
Svetlana Y. Jitomirskaya Spectral properties of quasiperiodic operators: The competition between order and chaos. 
1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III
Hendrik W. Lenstra Jr. Entangled radicals, Part III. 
1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.  MAA Student Lecture
Marc Chamberland The many faces of pi. 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMSMAASIAM Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates, I 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, I 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Nonlinear Dynamical Systems, III 
1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Analysis and Implementation of Finite Element Methods 
1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Time Reversal Methods: Analysis and Applications, I 
1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Stochastic, Large Scale and Hybrid Systems with Applications, I 
1:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Current Events 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Groups, Symmetric Spaces, and Invariant Theory 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Quantum Invariants of Knots and 3Manifolds, I 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on New Developments in Symplectic Topology, I 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on the Many Lives of Lattice Theory, the Theory of Ordered Sets, and Universal Algebra, III 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#13: Part B
The Fibonacci and Catalan numbers. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#2: Part B
Java applets in teaching mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#8: Part B
Mathematical and statistical modeling in biology: Competitive exclusion, coexistence, estimation, and control. 
1:00 p.m.2:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Analysis on Graphs, Polytopes, and Groups 
1:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Geometry: Convex, Discrete, Differential 
1:00 p.m.4:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Mathematical Biology, II 
1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Ordinary Differential Equations 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Achieving Quantitative Literacy, I 
1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.  MAA Session on My Favorite Demo: Innovative Strategies for Mathematics Instructors, II 
1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics and Popular Culture, I 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  MAA Session on My Three Favorite Original Calculus Problems 
1:00 p.m.5:15 p.m.  MAA Session on First Steps for Implementing the Recommendations of the Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE) College Report 
1:00 p.m.2:35 p.m.  MAA Session on Handheld Technology in Content and Methods Courses for Prospective Teachers with a Special Interest Strand Devoted to Teaching and Learning Geometry 
1:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, VI 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Poster Session on Projects Supported by the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Topics of ethics in mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Mathematics and biology 2010: Building connections. 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Algebra at various levels: How does it differ? 
1:10 p.m.2:00 p.m.  ASL Invited Address
Alain Louveau Countable quotients of combinatorial structures. 
2:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Field Extensions and Algorithms, II 
2:10 p.m.3:00 p.m.  ASL Invited Address
Sergei Starchenko Complex analytic geometry over ominimal structures. 
2:15 p.m.4:00 p.m.  NAM GranvilleBrownHaynes Session of Presentations by Recent Doctoral Recipients in the Mathematical Sciences 
2:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.  RMMC Board of Directors

2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Presentations by Teaching Award Recipients 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA Committee on Mathematics Across the Disciplines Panel Discussion
Models for a onesemester course in discrete mathematics. 
2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.  MAA Demonstration and Discussion
Mathematical circles. 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Mathematicians involved in school mathematics. 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  WEB SIGMAA Special Presentation
Serious data and serious tools on the Web for a serious problem. 
2:45 p.m.6:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Fourier and Harmonic Analysis, Approximation 
3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.  MAA Session on Research on the Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Mathematics, II 
3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#3: Part B
Using and adapting online materials. 
3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#9: Part B
Discrete dynamical systems and problem solving. 
3:45 p.m.5:45 p.m.  ASL Contributed Paper Session, I 
4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.  MAA Undergraduate Poster Session

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  SIGMAA on Quantitative Literacy Business Meeting and Reception

4:15 p.m.6:10 p.m.  MAA Session on Mathematical Connections in the Arts, II 
4:45 p.m.6:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Operations Research, Game Theory, Economics 
5:15 p.m.7:00 p.m.  University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign Reception

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  SIGMAA on the Philosophy of Mathematics Annual Meeting, Reception, and Guest Lecture 
6:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.  NAM Reception and Banquet
The CoxTalbot Address will be given after the dinner. 
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  Association of Christians in the Mathematical Sciences Banquet

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.  AMS Mathematical Reviews Reception

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  The Ohio State University Friends and Alumni Reception

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Reunion

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.  MAAProject NExT Reception

8:45 p.m.9:30 p.m.  NAM CoxTalbot Address
Wade Ellis, Jr. Teaching mathematics in the 21st century: Anecdotes form the past and future. 
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Sunday January 15, 2006  
7:00 a.m.7:50 a.m.  Nondenominational Worship Service

7:00 a.m.8:45 a.m.  MAA Minority Chairs Breakfast Meeting

7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSMAASIAM Special Session on Recent Advances in Mathematical Biology and Epidemiology, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Boundary Value Problems for Ordinary Differential Equations, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Theory and Application of Stochastic Differential Equations, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on SymbolicNumeric Computation and Applications, I 
8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  AMSAWMMAA Special Session on Mathematical Results and Challenges in Learning Theory 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic and Enumerative Combinatorics, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry and Modular Forms, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Field Extensions and Algorithms, III 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on New Developments in Symplectic Topology, II 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Nonautonomous Discrete Dynamics, III 
8:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Knots, Links, and Tangles 
8:00 a.m.9:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Lattices, Ordered Structures, Logic and Model Theory 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  AMS Session on Real Analysis 
8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.  AMS Session on Group Theory, II 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics of Sports and Games, II 
8:00 a.m.10:15 a.m.  MAA Session on Achieving Quantitative Literacy, II 
8:00 a.m.9:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Countering ``I Can't Do Math": Strategies for Teaching Underprepared, MathAnxious Students, II 
8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, VII 
8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.  AMS Session on Frames, Operators, and Approximation 
8:20 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Strategies to Encourage Persistence in Mathematics 
8:20 a.m.4:20 p.m.  AWM Workshop
This session has several parts listed separately by time in this program. Listed Workshop presentations are open to all JMM participants. 
8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.  AWM Workshop: Research Presentations by Recent Ph.D.s, I 
8:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.  AMS Committee on Education Panel Discussion
International perspectives on undergraduate mathematics. 
9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
Naomi Fisher Mathematicians and education reform: A cautionary tale. 
9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  ASL Invited Address
Russell Miller Spectra of Turing degrees. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#10: Part B
A beginner's guide to the scholarship of teaching and learning in mathematics. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#15: Part B
A novel approach to problem solving. 
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse \#4: Part B
Creating interactive workbooks using MS excel. 
9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Mathematics and Popular Culture, II 
9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Introductory Actuarial Science Programs 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Curriculum Renewal Across the First Two Years Panel Discussion
Developing standards for college algebra. 
9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.  SIGMAA on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education Panel Discussion
A {\em MAA Notes} sampler. 
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.  NAM Panel Discussion

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Student Hospitality Center

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.  Exhibits and Book Sales

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.  Employment Center

10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  ASL Invited Address
Michael C. Laskowski Strictly stable theories and descriptive set theory. 
10:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.  Math on the Web, IV 
10:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.  NAM Business Meeting

10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
Ben Green Patterns of primes. 
10:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.  AWM Workshop: Poster Session with Presentations from Women Recent Ph.d.s and Graduate Students 
11:10 a.m.11:40 a.m.  MAA Business Meeting

11:45 a.m.12:15 p.m.  AMS Business Meeting

1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.  NAM ClaytorWoodard Lecture
Gaston M. N'Guerekata A Rebirth of Bochner's theory of almost automorphy of solutions to evolution equations. 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMSMAASIAM Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates, II 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMSMAASIAM Special Session on Recent Advances in Mathematical Biology and Epidemiology, II 
1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.  AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, II 
1:00 p.m.6:05 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Frames and Operator Theory in Analysis and Signal Processing, IV 
1:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Contemporary Dynamical Systems, III 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Boundary Value Problems for Ordinary Differential Equations, II 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Theory and Application of Stochastic Differential Equations, II 
1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on SymbolicNumeric Computation and Applications, II 
1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Time Reversal Methods: Analysis and Applications, II 
1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.  AMSSIAM Special Session on Stochastic, Large Scale and Hybrid Systems with Applications, II 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Quantum Invariants of Knots and 3Manifolds, II 
1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Invariant Theory 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#11: Part B
Teaching a course in the history of mathematics. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#16: Part B
Fair division: From cakecutting to dispute resolution. 
1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#5: Part B
Finite group behavior: Windows software for teaching beginning group theory. 
1:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.  AMS Session on Functional Analysis and Operator Theory 
1:00 p.m.1:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Lattices, Ordered Structures, Logic and Model Theory, II 
1:00 p.m.1:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Number Theory, III 
1:00 p.m.3:40 p.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, VIII 
1:00 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA General Contributed Paper Session, IX 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Calculus for those students who have had calculus. 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
Evaluating curricular effectiveness: Judging the quality of K12 mathematics evaluations. 
1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA SUMMA Special Presentation
MAA student research programs. 
1:00 p.m.2:15 p.m.  AWM Workshop Panel Discussion
Shaping a career in mathematics. 
1:10 p.m.2:00 p.m.  ASL Invited Address
Itay Neeman Finite state automata and monadic definability of ordinals. 
2:15 p.m.2:55 p.m.  AMS Session on Dynamical Systems, II 
2:15 p.m.4:40 p.m.  ASL Contributed Paper Session, II 
2:15 p.m.4:40 p.m.  ASL Contributed Paper Session, III 
2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.  AWM Workshop: Research Presentations by Recent Ph.D.s, II 
2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Curriculum Renewal Across the First Two Years Panel Discussion
Reunion of participants in refocused college algebra. 
3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse \#6: Part B
Technology tools for discrete mathematics. 
6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.  AMS Banquet Reception

7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.  AMS Banquet

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