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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 Asymptotic Geometric Analysis

Wednesday January 7, 2009, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Asymptotic Geometric Analysis, I
Balcony D, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Organizers:
Alexander E. Litvak, University of Alberta alexandr@math.ualberta.ca
Dmitry Ryabogin, Kent State University
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University

Wednesday January 7, 2009, 1:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Asymptotic Geometric Analysis, II
Balcony D, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Organizers:
Alexander E. Litvak, University of Alberta alexandr@math.ualberta.ca
Dmitry Ryabogin, Kent State University
Artem Zvavitch, Kent State University

1:00 p.m.
Variational formulas for the isotropic constant.
Ralph Howard*, University of South Carolina
(1046531898)

1:30 p.m.
Remark on isotropic constant of projections of convex bodies.
David AlonsoGutiérrez, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Jesús Bastero, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Julio Bernués, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Paweł Wolff*, Case Western Reserve University
(1046521772)

2:00 p.m.
Local and Equatorial characterization of unit balls of subspaces of $L_p,p>0$ and properties of the generalized cosine transform.
Jeffrey Schlaerth*, Kent State University
(1046522006)

2:30 p.m.
ErdélyiKober integrals on the cone of positive definite matrices and Radon transforms on Grassmann manifolds.
Elena Ournycheva*, University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
(1046441483)

3:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:30 p.m.
Quaternionic BusemannPetty problem.
Boris Rubin*, Louisiana State University
(1046521393)

4:00 p.m.
On embeddings of normed spaces in $L_{k}$.
Vladyslav Yaskin*, University of Alberta
(1046461823)

4:30 p.m.
Algorithmic approximation of convex polytopes by simpler convex polytopes.
Shlomo Reisner*, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
(1046521564)
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