Joint Mathematics Meetings

Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

Current as of Saturday, January 14, 2012 00:29:11

 
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston Marriott Hotel, and Boston Sheraton Hotel, Boston, MA
January 4-7, 2012 (Wednesday - Saturday)
Meeting #1077

Associate secretaries:

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

Joint Invited Addresses

  • Erik D. Demaine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Geometric puzzles: Algorithms and complexity. (AMS-MAA-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture)
  • Allen Knutson, Cornell University, A stratification of the space of all $k$-planes in ${\mathbb C}^n$. (AMS-MAA)
  • Hee Oh, Brown University, Apollonian packings, fractal geometry, and dynamics on hyperbolic manifolds. (AMS-MAA)

AMS Invited Addresses

  • George E. Andrews, Penn State University, Our challenges. (AMS Retiring Presidential Address)
  • Bradley Efron, Stanford University, A 250-year argument: Belief, behavior, and the bootstrap. (AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)
  • Edward Frenkel, University of California Berkeley, Langlands program, trace formulas, and their geometrization, I. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I)
  • Edward Frenkel, University of California Berkeley, Langlands program, trace formulas, and their geometrization, II. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II)
  • Edward Frenkel, University of California Berkeley, Langlands program, trace formulas, and their geometrization, III. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III)
  • Larry Guth, University of Toronto, The polynomial method in combinatorial geometry.
  • Assaf Naor, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, The Ribe program.
  • Eric Rains, California Institute of Technology, Beyond $q$: Special functions on elliptic curves.
  • Wilhelm Schlag, University of Chicago, Invariant manifolds and dispersive Hamiltonian evolution equations.

MAA Invited Addresses

  • Steve Abbott, Middlebury College, Turning theorems into plays. (MAA Lecture for Students)
  • Carolyn Gordon, Dartmouth College, The sound of geometry.
  • Jennifer Quinn, University of Washington, Tacoma, Mathematics to DIE for: The battle between counting and matching.
  • Seth M. Sullivant, North Carolina State University, Phylogenetic algebraic geometry.
  • Rekha R. Thomas, University of Washington, Sum of squares polynomials in optimization.
  • Mary Lou Zeeman, Bowdoin College, Mathematical challenges in climate and sustainability.
Invited Addresses of Other Organizations