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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Washington, DC, January 58, 2009 (Monday  Thursday)
Meeting #1046
Associate secretaries:
Bernard Russo, AMS brusso@math.uci.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Spectra of Matrix Patterns and Applications to Dynamical Systems

Thursday January 8, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Spectra of Matrix Patterns and Applications to Dynamical Systems, I
Coolidge Room, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Organizers:
Bryan L. Shader, University of Wyoming bshader@uwyo.edu
Luz M. DeAlba, Drake University
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University
InJae Kim, Minnesota State University

8:00 a.m.
Spectra of Matrix Patterns.
Leslie Hogben*, Iowa State University & American Institute of Mathematics
(104615671)

8:30 a.m.
Spectra of Matrices Applied to Dynamical Models of Infectious Disease.
Pauline van den Driessche*, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada
(104615568)

9:00 a.m.
Spectral properties of nonnegative and eventually nonnegative matrices.
Judith J. McDonald*, Washington State University
(1046151339)

9:30 a.m.
Should I stay or should I go? On the evolution of dispersal.
Sebastian J. Schreiber*, University of California, Davis
(104692434)

10:00 a.m.
Eigenvalues and the scrambling index for stochastic matrices.
Mahmud Akelbek, Weber State University
Steve Kirkland*, University of Regina
(1046151029)

10:30 a.m.
Low Rank Perturbations and Inertias of Full Symmetric Sign Patterns.
Charles Waters, Minnesota State University, Mankato
InJae Kim*, Minnesota State University, Mankato
(104615541)

Thursday January 8, 2009, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Spectra of Matrix Patterns and Applications to Dynamical Systems, II
Coolidge Room, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Organizers:
Bryan L. Shader, University of Wyoming bshader@uwyo.edu
Luz M. DeAlba, Drake University
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University
InJae Kim, Minnesota State University

1:00 p.m.
Spectrally arbitrary patterns over finite fields.
Elizabeth J Bodine*, Washington State University
(1046151342)

1:30 p.m.
Potentially Nilpotent Full Sign Patterns.
I.J. Kim, Minnesota State University, Mankato
D. D. Olesky, University of Victoria
B. L. Shader, University of Wyoming
P. van den Driessche, University of Victoria
H. van der Holst, Eindhoven University of Technology
K. N. Vander Meulen*, Redeemer University College
(104615628)

2:00 p.m.
Minimum Rank of Various Matrix Patterns.
Shaun M Fallat*, University of Regina
(1046151268)

2:30 p.m.
Minimum rank of graph powers.
Richard Brualdi, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Louis Deaett, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Luz DeAlba, Drake University
Jason Grout*, Iowa State University
InJae Kim, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Steve Kirkland, University of Regina
Raphael Loewy, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology
Judith McDonald, Washington State University
Pauline van den Driessche, University of Victoria
Amy Yielding, Washington State University
(1046151422)

3:00 p.m.
Minimum rank of skewsymmetric matrices described by a graph.
Colin Garnett*, University of Wyoming
(1046151903)

3:30 p.m.
Discovery of Principles of Nature from Mathematical Modeling of DNA Microarray Data: Computational Prediction and Experimental Verification.
Orly Alter*, University of Texas at Austin
(104615766)

4:00 p.m.
On $m$convertible matrices.
Adam H Berliner*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(104615708)

4:30 p.m.
Graphtheoretic criteria for injectivity and unique equilibria in biochemical reaction networks.
Gheorghe Craciun*, University of WisconsinMadison
(104637788)

5:00 p.m.
Signed Domination Number of a Matrix.
Adam Berliner, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Richard A Brualdi*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Louis Deaett, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Kathleen P Kiernan, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Seth Myer, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Michael Schroeder, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(104605574)

5:30 p.m.
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