# Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

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### Joint Mathematics Meetings

San Diego, CA, January 6-9, 2008 (Sunday - Wednesday)

Meeting #1035

Associate secretaries:

**Michel L Lapidus**, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu

**James J Tattersall**, MAA tat@providence.edu

Links to abstracts will be available approximately one
week (for sectional meetings) to four weeks (for national
meetings) after the abstracts deadline.

**Fan Chung**, University of California San Diego, *The mathematics of PageRank.*
**Terence Tao**, University of California Los Angeles, *Structure and randomness in the prime numbers.*

**James G. Arthur**, University of Toronto, *Semisimple groups as universal examples.* (AMS Retiring Presidential Address)
**Constantine M. Dafermos**, Brown University, *Progress in Hyperbolic Conservation Laws.*
**Wen-Ching Winnie Li**, Pennsylvania State University, *Combinatorics and Number Theory.*
**Donald G. Saari**, University of California Irvine, *A new mathematical frontier: The social and behavioral sciences.*
**Peter Teichner**, University of California Berkeley, *Quantum field theory and generalized cohomology.*
**Wendelin Werner**, University of Paris-Sud, *Random conformally invariant pictures (Part I).* (AMS Colloquium Lecture: Lecture I)
**Wendelin Werner**, University of Paris-Sud, *Random conformally invariant pictures (Part II).* (AMS Colloquium Lecture: Lecture II)
**Wendelin Werner**, University of Paris-Sud, *Random conformally invariant pictures (Part III).* (AMS Colloquium Lecture: Lecture III)
**Avi Wigderson**, Institute for Advanced Study, *Randomness---A computational complexity view.* (AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)

**J. Brian Conrey**, The American Institute of Mathematics, *The Riemann Hypothesis.* (MAA Lecture for Students)
**John H. Conway**, Princeton University, *Three-dimensional crystallographic groups: The thirty-five prime space groups.*
**Carl C. Cowen**, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, *The teaching-technology linkage in mathematics.* (MAA Retiring Presidential Address)
**Paul H. Edelman**, Vanderbilt University, *Mathematics and the law: The apportionment of the House of Representatives.*
**Karen H. Parshall**, University of Virginia, *4000 years of algebra: An historic tour from BM 13901 to \em{Moderne Algebra}.*
**Carl Pomerance**, Dartmouth College, *The covering congruences of Paul Erdös.*

**Invited Addresses of Other Organizations**

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