# Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

Current as of Saturday, January 23, 2010 00:39:32

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### Joint Mathematics Meetings

San Francisco, CA, January 13-16, 2010 (Wednesday - Saturday)

Meeting #1056

Associate secretaries:

**Matthew Miller**, AMS miller@math.sc.edu

**Gerard A Venema**, MAA venema@calvin.edu

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

**Joseph Harris**, Harvard University, *The interpolation problem.* (AMS-MAA)
**Steven Strogatz**, Cornell University, *The calculus of friendship.* (AMS-MAA-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture)
**Brian White**, Stanford University, *Evolving curves and surfaces.* (AMS-MAA)

**James G. Glimm**, Stony Brook University, *Reflections and prospectives.* (AMS Retiring Presidential Address)
**Olga Holtz**, University of California-Berkeley, Technische Universitaet Berlin, Institute for Advanced Study, *Zonotopal algebra, analysis, and combinatorics.*
**Richard W. Kenyon**, Brown University, *Laplacians on vector bundles on graphs.*
**Igor Y. Rodnianski**, Princeton University, *Evolution problem in General Relativity.*
**Peter W. Shor**, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, *Quantum channels and their capacities.* (AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)
**Richard P. Stanley**, M.I.T., *Increasing and decreasing subsequences.* (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I)
**Richard P. Stanley**, M.I.T., *Alternating permutations.* (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II)
**Richard P. Stanley**, M.I.T., *Reduced decompositions.* (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III)
**Amie Wilkinson**, Northwestern University, *Chaos and symmetry in partially hyperbolic systems.*

**Manjul Bhargava**, Princeton University, *The factorial function, integer-valued polynomials, and $p$-adic calculus.*
**Lenore Blum**, Carnegie Mellon University, *The real computation controversy: Is it real?*
**David T. Kung**, Saint Mary's College of Maryland, *How math made modern music \rlap{\vrule height2.6pt depth-2.2pt width18pt}madIrrational!* (MAA Lecture for Students)
**Dusa McDuff**, Barnard College, Columbia University, *Symplectic embeddings and continued fractions.*
**Glen Van Brummelen**, Quest University, *Reasonable effectiveness: Trigonometry, ancient astronomy, and the birth of applied mathematics.*
**Sue Whitesides**, University of Victoria, *Motion Planning and Graph Layout: at the Crossroads of Geometry, Discrete Mathematics, and Algorithm Design.*

**Invited Addresses of Other Organizations**

MAA Sectional Meetings
MAA National Meetings
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