Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Day
Current as of Friday, January 18, 2013 00:31:56
Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego Convention Center and San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA
January 912, 2013 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1086
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
Friday January 11, 2013

Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 a.m.11:59 p.m.
Catalina Room, 4th Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 a.m.11:59 p.m.
Del Mar Room, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 a.m.11:59 p.m.
Conference Suite 4, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Exhibit Hall B1, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSMAASIAM Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in PostBaccalaureate Programs, II
Room 8, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline JensenVallin, Slippery Rock University
Carl V. Lutzer,
Darren Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology

7:30 a.m.
Polynomial sequences of binomialtype occurring in graph theory.
Jon Schneider*, MIT
(1086052998) 
8:00 a.m.
GromovWitten Theory of Blowups of Toric Threefolds.
Dhruv Ranganathan*, Yale University
(1086142997) 
8:30 a.m.
M.I.T.C.H  Medicinal Interaction 'Twixt' Cancer and Healthy Cells.
Robert R Ferdinand*, East Central University, Ada, OK
Jayson Bucy, East Central University, Ada, OK
Jeff Spears, East Central University, Ada, OK
Tomas Tillery, East Central University, Ada, OK
Nick Nottingham, East Central University, Ada, OK
(10863499) 
9:00 a.m.
Modeling Turbulence with Delay Equations.
Joel E. Hedman*, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul MN
Toby Hillman, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul MN
(108676120) 
9:30 a.m.
Betti Tables of Reducible Algebraic Curves.
David J. Bruce*, University of Michigan
Evan D. Nash, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Ben Perez, St Olaf College
Pete Vermeire, Central Michigan University
(108614122) 
10:00 a.m.
Semiparametric Regression for Measurement of Parts Data.
Kristin C. Mara*, Winona State University
Samantha Louise Meadows, Central Michigan University
Rosemarie Roessel, Lehigh University
(108662129) 
10:30 a.m.
Factor Posets and Dual Frames.
Eric M Evert*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Kileen A Berry, Berry College
Son T Nghiem, Berea College
(108615139)

7:30 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Nonassociative Ramsey Theory and the amenability of Thompson's group.
Room 7B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Justin Moore*, Cornell University
(108603134) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics and Representation Theory, I
Room 15A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Julie Beier, Mercer University beier_jc@mercer.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College

8:00 a.m.
Promotion and rowmotion: Part 1/2.
Jessica Striker*, University of Minnesota
Nathan Williams, University of Minnesota
(1086052753) 
8:30 a.m.
Combinatorial Markov chains on linear extensions.
Arvind Ayyer, UC Davis
Steven Klee, UC Davis
Anne Schilling*, UC Davis
(108605804) 
9:00 a.m.
Generalized splines and GKM theory.
Julianna Tymoczko*, Smith College
(1086052856) 
9:30 a.m.
The Hopf Monoid of Generalized Permutahedra.
Federico Ardila*, San Francisco State University
Marcelo Aguiar, Texas A+M University
(1086051379) 
10:00 a.m.
The quasipartition algebra.
Zajj B. Daugherty, Dartmouth College
Rosa C. Orellana*, Dartmouth College
(1086161374) 
10:30 a.m.
Brane Tilings and Cluster Algebras.
InJee Jeong, Brown Univeristy
Gregg Musiker*, University of Minnesota
Sicong Zhang, Columbia University
(1086051826)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, II
Room 31B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
James McLaughlin, West Chester University
Nancy J. Wyshinski, Trinity College nancy.wyshinski@trincoll.edu

8:00 a.m.
BernsteinSzegő theorem on algebraic Scontours.
Maxim L. Yattselev*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oregon
(108641177) 
8:30 a.m.
On computing solutions to $fx^2+gy^2=m$.
Kjell Wooding*, ISPIA, University of Calgary
H C Williams, University of Calgary
(1086112809) 
9:00 a.m.
A Generalization of Continued Fractions.
Maxwell Anselm, Odenton, MD
Steven H Weintraub*, Lehigh University
(10861122) 
9:30 a.m.
Moment Sequences.
Saroj Aryal*, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Farhad Jafari, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Mihai Putinar, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA
(108628291) 
10:00 a.m.
Sparse Moment Sequences.
Saroj Aryal, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Farhad Jafari*, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Mihai Putinar, University of California at Santa Barbara
(108628219) 
10:30 a.m.
On the fractional parts of roots of positive real numbers.
Melvyn B. Nathanson*, Lehman College (CUNY)
(1086111905)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Discrete Geometry and Algebraic Combinatorics, I
Room 16A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Alexander Barg, University of Maryland abarg@umd.edu
Oleg Musin, University of Texas, Brownsville

8:00 a.m.
On the locality of codeword symbols.
Sergey Yekhanin*, Microsoft Research
(108605591) 
8:30 a.m.
On list decoding of polar codes.
Ido Tal, University of California San Diego
Alexander Vardy*, University of California San Diego
(1086941294) 
9:00 a.m.
Connector families of graphs.
Gerard D. Cohen*, ENST/CNRS
Emanuela Fachini, La Sapienza
Janos Korner, La Sapienza
(1086051043) 
9:30 a.m.
Discussion 
10:00 a.m.
Evaluating Boolean polynomials on Hamming spheres.
Ilya Dumer*, University of California at Riverside
Olga Kapralova, University of California at Riverside
(1086052155) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractional, Hybrid, and Stochastic Dynamic Systems with Applications, I
Room 30E, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
John Graef, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Gangaram S. Ladde, University of South Florida
Aghalaya Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@louisiana.edu

8:00 a.m.
Existence of a positive solution to a three point $\phi$Laplacian boundary value problem via homotopic deformation.
Nadir Ali Benkaci, University M'Hmed Bouguerra
Abdelhamid Benmezaï, Dynamical Systems Laboratory
Johnny Henderson*, Baylor University
(108634181) 
8:30 a.m.
Applications of Contractive Mappings to Fractional Differential Equations with Periodic Boundary Conditions.
J Diego Ramirez*, Lamar University
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(108634908) 
9:00 a.m.
Convergence and Stability Analysis of Stochastic LargeScale Approximation Scheme.
G. S. Ladde, University of South Florida
M. Sambandham*, Morehouse College
(1086601283) 
9:30 a.m.
Uniqueness and parameter dependence of positive solutions to a higher order boundary value problem with fractional $q$derivatives.
John R. Graef*, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Lingju Kong, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Qingkai Kong, Northern Illinois University
Min Wang, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
(108634213) 
10:00 a.m.
Energy Function Method and Stochastic Variational Comparison Theorems.
Tadesse G Zerihun*, University of South Florida at Tampa
Gangaram S Ladde, University of South Florida at Tampa
(1086341350) 
10:30 a.m.
Iterative Technique for Nonlinear RiemannLiouville Fractional Differential Equations.
Zachary Denton*, North Carolina A&T State University
Aghalaya Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1086341674)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Frontiers in Geomathematics, I
Room 30D, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Willi Freeden, University of Kaiserlautern
Volker Michel, University of Siegen
M. Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida zuhair.nashed@ucf.edu

8:00 a.m.
Iterative Sparse Approximation of Extremely Scattered Data on the Sphere.
Roger Telschow*, Geomathematics Group, University of Siegen
(1086651209) 
8:30 a.m.
A Family of Differential Approximations of the Radiative Transport Equation.
Weimin Han*, University of Iowa
(108665831) 
9:00 a.m.
Solving geodesic problems on a sphere with spherical splines.
Thanh Tran*, The University of New South Wales, Australia
(108665749) 
9:30 a.m.
Generalized Sensitivity Analysis for Managing Uncertainty in Complex Earth Systems.
Jef K Caers*, Stanford University
(1086601066) 
10:00 a.m.
The GRACE destriping problem. What does GRACE really see?
Wolfgang Keller*, University Stuttgart
(1086311017) 
10:30 a.m.
The Finite Pointset Method (FPM) and an Application in Soil Mechanics.
Joerg Kuhnert, Fraunhofer ITWM
Isabel Ostermann*, Fraunhofer ITWM
(1086861200)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Generalized Symmetric Spaces, I
Room 15B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Catherine Buell, Bates College cbuell@bates.edu
Aloysius G. Helminck, North Carolina State University

8:00 a.m.
$k$involutions of Exceptional Linear Algebraic Groups.
John D Hutchens*, North Carolina State University
(1086201400) 
8:30 a.m.
Hilbert series of determinantal varieties and strongly orthogonal roots.
Jordan Alexander*, Baylor University
Markus Hunziker, Baylor University
Jeb F. Willenbring, University of Wisconsin  Milwaukee
(1086222474) 
9:00 a.m.
Using a $(\sigma, \theta)$basis for the $KAK$ decomposition in Quantum Computation.
Jennifer R. Daniel*, Lamar University
Alys M. Rodriguez, Lamar University
(1086222538) 
9:30 a.m.
Submanifolds and Riemannian foliations of symmetric spaces.
Tommy Murphy*, Universite Libre de Bruxelles
(1086531454) 
10:00 a.m.
Homogeneous Poisson Structures on Symmetric Spaces.
J. Arlo Caine*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Doug Pickrell, University of Arizona
(1086531486) 
10:30 a.m.
Orbits of parabolic $k$subgroups on symmetric $k$varieties.
Gerard F. Helminck*, KdV Institute University of Amsterdam
Aloysius G. Helminck, NCSU Raleigh NC
(1086201760)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Groups, Representations, and Applications, I
Room 14A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert Guralnick, University of Southern California
Pham Huu Tiep, University of Arizona tiep@math.arizona.edu

8:00 a.m.
Stable Schur functions.
Sami Assaf*, University of Southern California
David Speyer, University of Michigan
(1086052378) 
8:30 a.m.
McKay Centralizer Algebras.
Georgia Benkart*, University of WisconsinMadison
Tom Halverson, Macalester College
(1086051319) 
9:00 a.m.
The GAP package Basic 1.0.
Klaus M. Lux*, University of Arizona
(1086201696) 
9:30 a.m.
The Heisenberg algebra and $GL(n,q)$.
Bhama Srinivasan*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1086201238) 
10:00 a.m.
Odd structures arising from categorified quantum groups.
Aaron D Lauda*, University of Southern California
(108616583) 
10:30 a.m.
Representations of the affine BMW algebra.
Monica Vazirani*, UC Davis
Kevin Walker, Microsoft Station Q
(1086051883)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Homotopy Theory and Commutative Algebra, II
Room 16B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Julia Bergner, University of California, Riverside jbergner@math.ucr.edu
Philip Hackney, University of California, Riverside
Inês Henriques, University of California, Riverside

8:00 a.m.
The homotopy theory of matrix factorizations.
Mark E Walker*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086132275) 
8:30 a.m.
Matrix factorizations over projective schemes.
Jesse Burke*, UCLA
Mark E Walker, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086132014) 
9:00 a.m.
DG homological algebra and solution to a question of Vasconcelos.
Saeed Nasseh*, North Dakota State University
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
(1086131077) 
9:30 a.m.
Azumaya orders do not always exist.
Thomas Benedict Williams*, University of Southern California
(1086162587) 
10:00 a.m.
Periodic modules over a Gorenstein local ring.
Amanda Croll*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086132739) 
10:30 a.m.
An application to the vanishing of $\eta(,)$ pairing.
Olgur Celikbas*, University of MissouriColumbia
Srikanth Iyengar, University of NebraskaLincoln
Greg Piepmeyer, University of MissouriColumbia
Roger Wiegand, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086131668)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Knots, Links, and Threemanifolds, I
Room 32B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Christopher Herald, University of Nevada, Reno
Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno
Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno naik@unr.edu

8:00 a.m.
Bordered Floer homology and splicing knot complements.
Matthew Hedden, Michigan State University
Adam Simon Levine*, Brandeis University
(1086572131) 
8:30 a.m.
A 4dimensional interpretation of tightness?
Matthew E Hedden*, Michigan State University
(1086572033) 
9:00 a.m.
Categorified invariants and braid conjugacy.
Denis Auroux, University of California, Berkeley
John A. Baldwin, Boston College
J. Elisenda Grigsby*, Boston College
Stephan M. Wehrli, Syracuse University
(1086571711) 
9:30 a.m.
Heegaard Floer homology solid tori.
Liam Watson*, UCLA
(1086571678) 
10:00 a.m.
Bordered Floer homology and the Seifert form.
Jennifer Hom*, Columbia University
Sam Lewallen, Princeton University
Tye Lidman, University of Texas, Austin
Liam Watson, UCLA
(1086571567) 
10:30 a.m.
Floer homology and the fractional Dehn twist coefficient.
Matthew Hedden, Michigan State University
Thomas E. Mark*, University of Virginia
(1086571656)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematical Underpinnings of Multivariate Complexity Theory and Algorithm Design, and Its Frontiers and the Field of Incrementalization, I
Room 31C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Rodney Downey, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Michael Fellows, Charles Darwin University, Australia
Anil Nerode, Cornell University
Frances Rosamond, Charles Darwin University, Australia Frances.Rosamond@cdu.edu.au

8:00 a.m.
Parameterized Complexity Overview.
Rodney G Downey*, Victoria University
(108668518) 
8:30 a.m.
Incrementalization: From Clarity to Efficiency.
Yanhong Annie Liu*, State University of New York at Stony Brook
(1086681571) 
9:00 a.m.
Database Queries  Logic and Complexity.
Moshe Y. Vardi*, Rice University
(1086681136) 
9:30 a.m.
On the AND and ORConjectures: Limits to Efficient Preprocessing.
Andrew D Drucker*, Institute for Advanced Study
(1086681505) 
10:00 a.m.
Towards relating program transformation, incremental computation and parameterized complexity.
Neil D. Jones*, University of Copenhagen
(108668954) 
10:30 a.m.
On the Linear and QuaisLinear CPU Time for Most Relational Calculus and Data Mining Queries Using O(N) Space.
Dan E Willard*, University at Albany (Computer Science Department)
(1086681072)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on Mathematics and Education Reform, II
Room 17B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
William Barker, Bowdoin College
Cathy Kessel, Berkeley, California
William McCallum, University of Arizona
Bonnie Saunders, University of Illinois, Chicago saunders@math.uic.edu

8:00 a.m.
Mathematicians and Scientists working together in K12 Education: Opportunities within the NSF Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) Program.
Ron Buckmire*, National Science Foundation
(1086972672) 
8:30 a.m.
N. J. Partnership for Excellence in Middle School Mathematics.
Amy Cohen*, Rutgers University
(1086971222) 
9:00 a.m.
NebraskaMATH: Building partnerships to strengthen mathematics teaching and learning in Nebraska.
W. James Lewis*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086971999) 
9:30 a.m.
Georgia's Partnership for Reform in Science and Mathematics: Phase I large scale implementation and Phase II rigorous research.
Sabrina A. Hessinger*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(1086972458) 
10:00 a.m.
Mathematicians and Scientists working together in K12 Education  a Discussion.
Dan Maki*, Indiana University
Lee L. Zia, National Science Foundation
(1086972935)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Algebra and Number Theory, I
Room 31A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Michael Mossinghoff, Davidson College
Cheryl Praeger, University of Western Australia
Igor Shparlinksi, Macquarie University igor.shparlinski@mq.edu.au

8:00 a.m.
Computational Discovery of Number Theory Identities for Mathematical Physics Integrals.
David H Bailey*, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
(1086111342) 
8:30 a.m.
Breaking Symmetry In the Computer Age.
Anton Betten*, Colorado State University
(108605253) 
9:00 a.m.
Rigidity in CAD software: from algebra to combinatorics.
Linnea LaMon, Carnegie Mellon University
Audrey LeeSt.John, Mount Holyoke College
Jessica Sidman*, Mount Holyoke College
(1086051116) 
9:30 a.m.
Constructing a tenbillion factor Carmichael number.
Andrew Shallue*, Illinois Wesleyan University
Steven Hayman, Clemson University
(108611943) 
10:00 a.m.
Primality Test with Singular Hyperelliptic Curves.
Enver Ozdemir*, Nanyang Technological University
(108611808) 
10:30 a.m.
Evaluating Lfunctions with few known coefficients.
Nathan C. Ryan*, Bucknell University
David W. Farmer, American Institute of Mathematics
(108611386)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Singularities in Geometry and Algebra, I
Room 14B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
John Brevik, California State University, Long Beach john.brevik@csulb.edu
Scott Nollet, Texas Christian University

8:00 a.m.
SemiMonotone Sets, Monotone Maps, and Triangulation of Monotone Families.
Andrei Gabrielov*, Purdue University
Saugata Basu, Purdue University
Nicolai Vorobjov, University of Bath, UK
(1086511147) 
9:00 a.m.
Characteristic numbers of singular complex varieties.
Laurentiu G Maxim*, University of WisconsinMadison
(1086141305) 
10:00 a.m.
The local structure of compactified Jacobians.
Sebastian CasalainaMartin*, University of Colorado
Jesse Kass, University of Michigan
Filippo Viviani, Universita Roma Tre
(108614974)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on the Mathematics of Decisions, Elections, and Games, I
Room 17A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
KarlDieter Crisman, Gordon College
Michael A. Jones, Mathematical Reviews maj@ams.org
Michael Orrison, Harvey Mudd College

8:00 a.m.
Costsharing of continuous knapsacks.
Andreas Darmann, University of Graz
Christian Klamler*, University of Graz
(1086911205) 
8:30 a.m.
The Structure and Analysis of Games.
Daniel Jessie*, Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences, UC Irvine
Donald Saari, Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences, UC Irvine
(108691760) 
9:00 a.m.
Exploring and Expanding the Robinson Goforth System for 2 by 2 Games.
Brian Hopkins*, Saint Peter's University
(1086911849) 
9:30 a.m.
Inducible Games: Using TitforTat to Stabilize Outcomes.
Steven J. Brams*, New York University
D. Marc Kilgour, Wilfrid Laurier University
(108691939) 
10:00 a.m.
Higher order Condorcet cycles.
Davide Cervone, Union College, Schenectady NY
Christopher Hardin, Union College, Schenectady NY
William S. Zwicker*, Union College, Schenectady NY
(108691938) 
10:30 a.m.
Symmetry groups to connect/extend voting theory results.
Donald G. Saari*, University of California, Irvine
(108691769)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on the Progress in Free Probability and Free Analysis, I
Room 30C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Ken Dykema, Texas A&M University
Scott McCullough, University of Florida sam@ufl.edu

8:00 a.m.
Free monotone transport.
Alice Guionnet, ENS Lyon / MIT
Dimitri Shlyakhtenko*, UCLA
(1086461954) 
8:30 a.m.
Limit theorems for monotonic convolution and the Chernoff product formula.
John D Williams*, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
(1086471407) 
9:00 a.m.
Free probability and planar algebras.
Stephen R Curran*, University of California, Los Angeles
(1086462159) 
9:30 a.m.
Second Order Freeness and Orthogonal Random Matrices.
James A Mingo*, Queen's University at Kingston
Mihai V Popa, Queen's University at Kingston
C. Emily I. Redelmeier, Université ParisSud
(1086462274) 
10:00 a.m.
On the Hopf algebra approach to the Stransform.
Alexandru Nica*, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
(1086462422) 
10:30 a.m.
Analytic subordination for multiplicative free convolution of operatorvalued distributions.
Serban Teodor Belinschi*, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
Roland Speicher, Universität des Saarlandes
John Treilhard, Queen's University
Carlos Vargas, Universität des Saarlandes
(1086471510)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Adding Modern Ideas to an Introductory Statistics Course, I
Room 5B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Brian T. Gill, Seattle Pacific University bgill@spu.edu
Scott Alberts, Truman State University
Andrew Zieffler, University of Minnesota

8:00 a.m.
Technology in Achieving Course Objectives in an Introductory Statistics Course.
Khairul Islam*, Eastern Michigan University
(1086B51583) 
8:20 a.m.
Journals and Wikis in Hybrid and Online Intro Statistics.
Chris Oehrlein*, Oklahoma City Community College
(1086B52665) 
8:40 a.m.
A Hybrid of Online Assessment and Graded Homework: The Challenges and Impacts on Student Engagement and Learning.
Michael A. Posner*, Villanova University
(1086B51555) 
9:00 a.m.
Simulation Illogic Repaired.
Patricia B Humphrey*, Georgia Southern University
(1086B52338) 
9:20 a.m.
Simulating with StatKey.
Kari Lock Morgan*, Duke University
(1086B52376) 
9:40 a.m.
Teaching using the Lock5 book.
Iwan Praton*, Franklin & Marshall College
(1086B51755) 
10:00 a.m.
Teaching Introductory Statistics Concepts using Resampling Methods in R.
Judith Canner*, California State University, Monterey Bay
Jon Detka, California State University, Monterey Bay
(1086B52065) 
10:20 a.m.
A mosaic sampler: Using R and RStudio in the Intro Course with the mosaic package.
Randall Pruim*, Calvin College
Daniel Kaplan, Macalester College
Nicholas J Horton, Smith College
(1086B52927) 
10:40 a.m.
Using R for Data Analysis Assignments in an Introductory Statistics Course.
Debra Hydorn*, University of Mary Washington
(1086B51975)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Communicating Mathematics, II
Room 33A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Brian Katz, Augustana College briankatz@augustana.edu
Elizabeth Thoren, University of California Santa Barbara

8:00 a.m.
Communication as a process skill in the POGIL classroom: Implementation techniques.
Catherine Beneteau, University of South Florida
Zdenka Guadarrama*, Rockhurst University
Jill Guerra, University of Arkansas Fort Smith
Laurie Lenz, Marymount University
(1086D11617) 
8:20 a.m.
Enhancing Communication in Mathematics.
Joyati Debnath*, Winona State University
(1086D12855) 
8:40 a.m.
InquiryBased Learning and the Moore Method Works: Giving Students the Opportunity to Effectively Communicate Mathematical Ideas.
Padraig M. McLoughlin, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Perry Y. C. Lee*, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1086D11059) 
9:00 a.m.
Using Modern Tools to Enhance Communication in Moore Method Courses.
W. Ted Mahavier*, Lamar University
(1086D11045) 
9:20 a.m.
Using a modifiedMoore method to teach communication in mathematics.
Susan H. Marshall*, Monmouth University
(1086D12330) 
9:40 a.m.
Using a Modified Moore Method to Improve Communication.
Sarah E. Wright*, College of the Holy Cross
(1086D12546) 
10:00 a.m.
Reasoning and Communication through Axiomatic Geometry.
David M. Clark*, State University of New York at New Paltz
(1086D11212) 
10:20 a.m.
Doing, Presenting, Speaking, and Writing Mathematics in an IBL Freshman Research Initiative (FRI) Mathematics Class.
Mark L. Daniels*, University of Texas at Austin
(1086D1743) 
10:40 a.m.
Speaking and Thinking.
Michael Starbird*, The Unversity of Texas at Austin
(1086D12370)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Commutative Algebra
Room 13, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

8:00 a.m.
pEmbeddings.
Michelle Knox*, Midwestern State University
Papiya Bhattarcharjee, Penn State Erie
Warren Wm. McGovern, Florida Atlantic University
(1086131216) 
8:15 a.m.
NAK for Ext, Ascent of Module Structures and the Blindness of Extended Modules.
Benjamin J Anderson*, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
(1086131880) 
8:30 a.m.
$I$Codualizing Modules.
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Richard Wicklein*, North Dakota State University
(1086132428) 
8:45 a.m.
Connections between the ideal completion and the $m$adic completion of a Noetherian Local Domain.
Simplice Tchamna*, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM.
(1086131258) 
9:00 a.m.
Betti Numbers of Infinite Free Resolutions.
Gwyneth R Whieldon*, Hood College
(1086132532) 
9:15 a.m.
Modules over short Gorenstein rings.
Courtney Gibbons*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086131879) 
9:30 a.m.
A Linear Formula For the Generalized Multiplicity Sequence.
Thomas Dunn*, North Dakota State University
(1086131759) 
9:45 a.m.
The Unimodality of Pure OSequences of Type Two in Four Variables.
Bernadette Boyle*, Sacred Heart University
(1086131397) 
10:00 a.m.
Resolutions of Sparse Determinantal Ideals.
Adam Boocher*, Berkeley
(1086131822) 
10:15 a.m.
Toric Ideals of Hypergraphs.
Elizabeth Gross*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Sonja Petrovic, Pennsylvania State University
(108613117) 
10:30 a.m.
Tropical approach to the cyclic nroots problem.
Danko Adrovic*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jan Verschelde, University of Illinois at Chicago
(108614208) 
10:45 a.m.
A method to calculate an invariant of AvellaAlaminos and Geiss using surface triangulations.
Lucas A DavidRoesler*, Lebanon Valley College
Ralf A Schiffler, University of Connecticut
(1086171314)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Elliptic Curves, LFunctions, and Number Fields
Room 12, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

8:00 a.m.
Notes on the Principal Primes of Real Quadratic Number Fields.
Jeongho Park*, POSTECH
(108611374) 
8:15 a.m.
A Variation on Leopoldt's Conjecture for Galois Number Fields.
Dawn Nelson*, Bates College
(108611274) 
8:30 a.m.
Divisibility of the equivariant $L$function value at zero for degree $2p$ extensions.
Barry R Smith*, Lebanon Valley College
(1086112467) 
8:45 a.m.
Surpassing the Ratios Conjecture in the 1level density of Dirichlet $L$functions.
Daniel Fiorilli*, University of Michigan
Steven J Miller, Williams College
(1086111836) 
9:00 a.m.
Lfunctions and functoriality for the quasisplit classical groups over function fields.
Luis A. Lomelí*, The University of Oklahoma
(108611207) 
9:15 a.m.
RmanujanHardyLittlewoddRiesz Phenomena for Hecke Forms.
Atul Dixit, Tulane University
Arindam Roy*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChapaign
Alexandru Zaharescu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChapaign
(108611924) 
9:30 a.m.
Arithmeticity of RankinSelberg kernels.
Dominic Lanphier*, Western Kentucky University
(1086111762) 
9:45 a.m.
The Hecke stability method.
George J. Schaeffer*, UCLA
(1086111482) 
10:00 a.m.
Nongaussian distribution in higher moments of matrix elements.
Peng Zhao*, Yale University
(1086112859) 
10:15 a.m.
Fractional moments and density hypothesis of Hecke $L$functions.
Yoonbok Lee*, University of Rochester
(1086112600) 
10:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Exceptional Units in Cubic Function Fields.
Jonathan Webster*, Butler University
Pieter Rozenhart, University of Calgary
(1086112410) 
10:45 a.m.
ArtinSchreier Curves: From Improved Bounds For Rational Points To Relations Among Frobenius Angles.
Alexander Carl Mueller*, University of Michigan
(108611211)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Inequalities, Measures, and Functions
Room 30B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

8:00 a.m.
On the Closure of the Space of Substantially Darbouxlike Honorary Baire Two Functions on $\mathbb R^n$.
M. J. Sanders*, University of South Carolina Beaufort
(1086262760) 
8:15 a.m.
Univariate Hardy type fractional inequalities.
George A Anastassiou*, University of Memphis
(10862674) 
8:30 a.m.
Reverse and Forward Fractional Integral Inequalities.
George A Anastassiou, University of Memphis
Razvan A. Mezei*, Lander University
(108626105) 
8:45 a.m.
The Theory of Fractional Derivatives.
A Bathi Kasturiarachi*, Kent State University at Stark
(1086332169) 
9:00 a.m.
A Generalized Riesz transform.
Javad Namazi*, Fairleigh Dickinson university
(1086261047) 
9:15 a.m.
Weakly symmetric functions and weakly symmetrically continuous functions.
Kandasamy Muthuvel*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(1086262162) 
9:30 a.m.
Large convergent series and small divergent series.
J. Marshall Ash*, DePaul University
(1086261344) 
9:45 a.m.
Moments of discrete measures with dense jumps induced by $\beta$expansions.
DoYong Kwon*, Chonnam National University
(1086261219) 
10:00 a.m.
Scaling zeta functions of partiallylattice weighted selfsimilar systems.
Robert Zbigniew Giza*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(1086282180) 
10:15 a.m.
Scaling multifractal spectra of selfsimilar measures.
Rolando de Santiago, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Scott A. Roby, University of California, Riverside
John A. Rock*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(108628366) 
10:30 a.m.
The Plateau Problem for the $c$Isoperimetric Mass of Currents.
Leobardo Rosales*, Korea Institute for Advanced Study
(108628533) 
10:45 a.m.
Continued Radicals and Cantor Sets.
Thomas Tyler Clark*, University of Central Florida
Tom Richmond, Western Kentucky University
(108626436)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Innovative and Effective Ways to Teach Linear Algebra, II
Room 6E, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
David M. Strong, Pepperdine University David.Strong@pepperdine.edu

8:00 a.m.
An Applied Project for Linear Algebra Students: Finite Element Methods.
Minah Oh*, James Madison University
(1086G52535) 
8:20 a.m.
The Flip Side of Linear Algebra.
Scott F Beaver*, Western Oregon University
(1086G52355) 
8:40 a.m.
From Videos to Vectors: What if Ax=b meant Ax=Me?
Joshua J Thompson*, Northern Michigan University
(1086G51677) 
9:00 a.m.
A comparison between online and traditional delivery models for an undergraduate course in elementary linear algebra.
Ronald L Merritt*, Athens State University
(1086G520) 
9:20 a.m.
Creating a Blended Linear Algebra Course.
A Bathi Kasturiarachi*, Kent State University at Stark
(1086G52168) 
9:40 a.m.
Experimenting with Graded Group Work in Online Synchronous Math Recitations.
Greg Mayer*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1086G51323) 
10:00 a.m.
Projects in Linear Algebra.
Annela R Kelly*, Bridgewater State University
(1086G51858) 
10:20 a.m.
Mapping Out the Invertible Matrix Theorem.
Shannon R Lockard*, Bridgewater State University
(1086G52872) 
10:40 a.m.
LINE: Linear Algebra in New Environments  Focusing on Students' Learning.
Draga Vidakovic*, Georgia State University
Sergio Loch, Grand View University
William Martin, North Dakota State University
Jeff Suzuki, Brooklyn College, CUNY
Laurel Cooley, Brooklyn College, CUNY
Scott Dexter, Brooklyn College, CUNY
(1086G5911)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session: Modeling and Applications of Mathematics, III
Room 33B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephen Davis, Davidson College stdavis@davidson.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Douglas Norton, Villanova University
Moderators:
Kyle Riley, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
Mariah Birgen, Wartburg College

8:00 a.m.
A ballandurn system for understanding multilevel selection.
Shishi Z Luo*, Duke University
(1086VG1537) 
8:15 a.m.
VOptimal Experiment Designs for NonLinear Models.
Adam F Childers*, Roanoke College
(1086VG230) 
8:30 a.m.
A Comprehensive Approach of Data Fusion based on Evidence Theory.
Yanyan He*, Florida State University
Yousuff Hussaini, Florida State University
(1086VG1777) 
8:45 a.m.
A numerical method for generalized FokkerPlanck equations.
Qiwei Sheng*, The University of Iowa
(1086VG1576) 
9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Top Trading Cycle with Random Student Preferences.
Delong Meng*, Massachusetts Instittute of Technology
(1086VG1589) 
9:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Singularity of Cubic Bézier Curves and Surfaces.
Edmond J. Nadler*, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Taewan Kim, Seoul National University
(1086VG2492) 
9:30 a.m.
The Influence of Evolutionary Psychology on Natural Selection.
Andrew G. Borden*, Palo Alto College, San Antonio, Texas
(1086VG269) 
9:45 a.m.
Mathematical modeling for image inpainting.
Mohamed Allali*, Chapman University
(1086VG1543) 
10:00 a.m.
Stochastic Applications of Knots and Literature.
Liliana Maritza Alvarez*, Austin Peay State University
Anne Maree French, Austin Peay State University
Ramanjit K Sahi, Austin Peay State University
(1086VG581) 
10:15 a.m.
A Frozen Pattern in Time.
Emarus Danielle Shay*, Austin Peay State University
Ramanjit K Sahi, Austin Peay State University
(1086VG1605) 
10:30 a.m.
How Many Licks to the Tootsie Roll center to a Tootsie Pop?
Cory C Heid*, Siena Heights University
(1086VG2919) 
10:45 a.m.
Mathematical Modeling as a Means of Intentional Development of Intuition.
Eva M. Strawbridge*, James Madison University
Yvonne Lai, University of Michigan
Sarah Williams, University of North Carolina
(1086VG1811)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session: Research in Algebra and Topology, II
Room 33C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephen Davis, Davidson College stdavis@davidson.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Douglas Norton, Villanova University
Moderators:
Abdramane Serme, CUNY
Justin Peachey, Davidson College

8:00 a.m.
Magic CayleySudoku Tables.
Rosanna Mersereau, Western Oregon University
Michael B. Ward*, Western Oregon University
(1086VJ738) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A generalization of the concept of essentiality for rings and module.
Matthew J Lennon*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Gary F Birkenmeier, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1086VJ2613) 
8:30 a.m.
$\tau$Factorization in Commutative Rings with ZeroDivisors.
Christopher Park Mooney*, The University of Iowa
(1086VJ1104) 
8:45 a.m.
Involutions of Linear Algebraic Groups over Fields of Characteristic 2.
Nathaniel J Schwartz*, North Carolina State University
(1086VJ927) 
9:00 a.m.
Computing the Fine Structure of Symmetric $k$Varieties.
Kathryn A Brenneman*, Raleigh
(1086VJ674) 
9:15 a.m.
Classifying the Double Cosets $H_k\backslash G_k/ H_k$ of SL$(2,k)$.
Emma M Norbrothen*, North Carolina State University
(1086VJ1119) 
9:30 a.m.
Classification on irreducible representations of the quantum Weyl algebra at roots of unity given by matrices.
Linhong Wang*, Southeastern Louisiana University
Blaise Heider, Southeastern Louisiana University
(1086VJ2542) 
9:45 a.m.
Groups with Perfect Order Subsets.
Michael C Fulkerson*, University of Central Oklahoma
(1086VJ2415) 
10:00 a.m.
A Geometric Proof of the Structure Theorem for Finite Abelian Groups.
Joshua Evans Ducey*, James Madison University
(1086VJ2396) 
10:15 a.m.
On properties preserved by interassociation.
Berit Nilsen Givens*, Cal Poly Pomona
Rebecca Starr, UC Davis
(1086VJ2352) 
10:30 a.m.
Algebraic Model of Morphisms between Infinity Group Stacks.
Ivan Dungan*, Florida State University
(1086VJ2259) 
10:45 a.m.
Star operations on numerical semigroup rings.
Bryan Charles White*, University of New Mexico
(1086VJ1406)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session: Research in Applied Mathematics, II
Room 5A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephen Davis, Davidson College stdavis@davidson.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Douglas Norton, Villanova University
Moderators:
David Torain, Hampton University
Douglas Norton, Villanova University

8:00 a.m.
Characteristics of NonSymmetric Edge Flames in MicroChannels.
Casey D. McGrath*, University of Redlands
Joanna Bieri, University of Redlands
(1086VL2880) 
8:15 a.m.
Edge informed Fourier reconstruction from nonuniform spectral data.
Rodrigo B. Platte, Arizona State University
Alexander J. Gutierrez*, Arizona State University
Anne Gelb, Arizona State University
(1086VL2539) 
8:30 a.m.
Modeling the curvature of a fluid interface using the height function method.
Holly Timme*, Virginia Tech
(1086VL2776) 
8:45 a.m.
Construction of approximate analytical solution to the porous medium equation.
Aleksey S. Telyakovskiy*, University of Nevada, Reno
Jeffrey S. Olsen, University of Nevada, Reno
(1086VL2201) 
9:00 a.m.
A Viscosity Solution of the Dynamic Programming Equation for an Optimal Control Problem.
J. Pascal*, The American University of Afghanistan
(1086VL1922) 
9:15 a.m.
SurfaceVolume Reactions and Optical Biosensors with Arrays of Reacting Zones.
Matt Zumbrum*, University of Delaware
(1086VL1786) 
9:30 a.m.
Comparison between two models for spreading on a thin liquid film.
Ellen R. Swanson*, Centre College
(1086VL1246) 
9:45 a.m.
Computation of Effective Free Surfaces in Two Phase Flows.
Ramesh Yapalparvi*, Dept of Mechanical Engineering/FAMUFSU college of Engineering, Florida State University
Bartosz Protas, McMaster University
(1086VL346) 
10:00 a.m.
Greene's Criterion for the Breakup of Invariant Tori of Volume Preserving Maps.
Adam M Fox*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1086VL2679) 
10:15 a.m.
Boole's summation formula and features of jump singularities.
JeanPaul Berrut*, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
(1086VL536) 
10:30 a.m.
Clustering in interfering models of binary mixtures.
Sarah Miracle, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dana Randall, Georgia Institute of Technology
Amanda Pascoe Streib*, National Institute of Standards and Technology
(1086VL1719) 
10:45 a.m.
Numerical Simulation of Vortex Ring Instability and Collisions.
Leon Kaganovskiy*, Touro College
Robert Krasny, University of Michigan
(1086VL1139)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Touch It, Feel It, Learn It: Tactile Learning Activities in the Undergraduate Mathematics Classroom, I
Room 7A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Jessica M. Libertini, University of Rhode Island jessica@jhu.edu
Julie Barnes, Western Carolina University

8:00 a.m.
Enticing Your Students to be Sweet on Equivalence Relations: A Tactile Approach to DeMystifying an "Abstract" Concept.
Jenna Price Carpenter*, Louisiana Tech University
(1086P5149) 
8:20 a.m.
True/False EdgeNotched Cards: A Handson Deductive Reasoning Calculator.
Robert D Franzosa*, University of Maine
(1086P52233) 
8:40 a.m.
Juggling Finite Mathematics.
Mary K. Flagg*, University of Houston
(1086P51500) 
9:00 a.m.
Activities for Creating and Classifying Tessellations of the Plane.
Sharon Frechette*, College of the Holy Cross
(1086P52380) 
9:20 a.m.
Tactile Learning Tasks to Enhance the Content Knowledge of Mathematics Preservice Teachers.
Sandra Richardson, Virginia State University
Debbie Gochenaur*, Shippensburg University
(1086P51227) 
9:40 a.m.
Learn by Doing.
Ann C Hanson*, Columbia College, Chicago
(1086P52471) 
10:00 a.m.
Mathematics of Popup Books.
Jennifer Wilson*, Eugene Lang College the New School for Liberal Arts
(1086P52778) 
10:20 a.m.
HandsOn Activities in a College Geometry Course.
Stacy L. Hoehn*, Franklin College
(1086P51580) 
10:40 a.m.
Origami, volume, and dissections of the cube.
Thomas C. Hull*, Western New England University
(1086P51801)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Using InquiryBased Learning in Mathematics for Liberal Arts Courses, I
Room 2, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Julian F. Fleron, Westfied State University
Volker Ecke, Westfield State University
Philip K. Hotchkiss, Westfield State University photchkiss@westfield.ma.edu
Christine von Renesse, Westfield State University

8:00 a.m.
Using Game Theory in a Math for Liberal Arts course.
Wayne Tarrant*, Wingate University
(1086R1445) 
8:20 a.m.
Improved appreciation of mathematics through an IBL liberal arts mathematics course.
Russell D. Blyth*, Saint Louis University
(1086R11881) 
8:40 a.m.
Moore Method in a Mathematics for Liberal Arts Course.
G. Edgar Parker*, Guilford College and Emeritus, James Madison University
(1086R1677) 
9:00 a.m.
Tailoring IBL techniques to liberal arts mathematics classes without losing integrity or quality.
T J Hitchman*, University of Northern Iowa
Doug Shaw, University of Northern Iowa
(1086R11615) 
9:20 a.m.
Hybrid Inquiry Based Learning in Math for Elementary Teachers Courses.
Ali S. Shaqlaih*, University of North Texas at Dallas
(1086R11492) 
9:40 a.m.
A Math Circle as an MLA Course.
Yousuf George*, Nazareth College
(1086R12766) 
10:00 a.m.
Introduction to proof in an IBL setting for the liberal arts.
Ryan P Dunning*, St. Mary's University
(1086R1107) 
10:20 a.m.
Making the Abstract Concrete: Teaching Rings and Fields in a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course.
John Paul Cook*, Univ. of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
(1086R12038) 
10:40 a.m.
Using Dialogue Based Activities and Manipulatives in Inquiry Based Learning.
James C. Price*, University of Arkansas at Fort Smith
(1086R1372)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Collegiate Mathematics, I
Room 3, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Jacqueline Dewar, Loyola Marymount University jdewar@lmu.edu
Thomas Banchoff, Brown University
Curtis Bennett, Loyola Marymount University
Pam Crawford, Jacksonville University
Edwin Herman, University of WisconsinStevens Point

8:00 a.m.
Peer Instruction via Learning Catalytics Compared to Active Learning.
James S Rolf*, Yale University
Bradley Warner, U.S. Air Force Academy
Lauren Scharff, U.S. Air Force Academy
(1086N52514) 
8:20 a.m.
Better student learning in a large calculus classroom via higher engagement: a comparison of teaching methods.
Warren J Code*, University of British Columbia
Costanza Piccolo, University of British Columbia
David Kohler, University of British Columbia
Mark MacLean, University of British Columbia
(1086N52826) 
8:40 a.m.
Question and answer session on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Collegiate Mathematics conducted by the organizers. 
8:40 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Using the Equivalence Kernel of a Function to Strengthen the Teaching and Learning of OnetoOne Functions and Equivalence Classes in Discrete Mathematics.
Donna Beers*, Simmons College
(1086N5649) 
9:00 a.m.
To What Extent Does Visualization Improve Conceptual Understanding in Multivariable Calculus?
Paul E Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
(1086N52123) 
9:20 a.m.
Insight on students' thinking as they solve related rates problems.
Costanza Piccolo*, University of British Columbia
Warren Code, University of British Columbia
(1086N52884) 
9:40 a.m.
Applications and Confidence Inventories for Assessing Curricular Change in Introductory Engineering Mathematics Instruction.
Maria Shea Terrell*, Cornell University
Lisa SchneiderBentley, Engineering Learning Initatives College of Engineering Cornell University
(1086N51280) 
10:00 a.m.
Mathematics Partnering with Computer Science to Improve Calculus Instruction and Learning.
Allen Guest*, Clemson University
Marilyn Reba, Clemson University
Calvin Williams, Clemson University
Roy Pargas, Clemson University
Ellen Breazel, Clemson University
(1086N52264) 
10:20 a.m.
Peer Led Team Learning in Calculus I: A five year study.
John C Merkel*, Oglethorpe University
Farouk Brania, Morehouse College
(1086N52845) 
10:40 a.m.
Group Norms Establishment and Enculturation into a Calculus 2 Classroom using the Approximation Framework.
Melissa L Goss*, University of Northern Colorado
Rebecca Anne Dibbs, University of Northern Colorado
(1086N52489)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on New Trends and Directions in Inverse Problems and Signal Processing
Room 11A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida m.nashed@ucf.edu
Qiyu Sun, University of Central Florida

8:00 a.m.
Fusion Frames for Wireless Sensor Networks.
Peter G Casazza*, University of Missouri
(108646955) 
8:30 a.m.
Recent Progress in Duration and Bandwidth Limiting.
Joseph D. Lakey*, NMSU, Las Cruces, NM
Jeffrey A. Hogan, University of Newcaste, Australia
(1086942970) 
9:00 a.m.
Gabor frame and rotated DFT matrices for transformbased image compression.
John J. Benedetto*, Norbert Wiener Center, Mathematics Dept., U. Maryland, College Park
(1086421265) 
9:30 a.m.
Dynamical Sampling: Exact reconstruction From sensing Networks.
Akram Aldroubi*, Vanderbilt
Jacqueline Davis, Mathematics, Vanderbilt
Ilya Krishtal, Nothern Illinois University, Dekalb
(1086371325) 
10:00 a.m.
PhaseLift: Exact Phase Retrieval via Convex Optimization.
Thomas Strohmer*, University of California, Davis
(1086651101) 
10:30 a.m.
Sampling with the Prolate Spheroidal Wave Functions: A New Perspective.
Ahmed I Zayed*, DePaul University
(1086421682)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Employment Center
Exhibit Hall A, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
PME Council Meeting
Conference Suite 1, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Noncommutative Algebra
Room 18, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

8:15 a.m.
Decomposing Elements of a Right Self Injective Ring.
Feroz Siddique*, Saint Louis University
Ashish K. Srivastava, Saint Louis University
(108616339) 
8:30 a.m.
Regualr Graded Skew Clifford Algebras that are Twists of Regular Graded Clifford Algebras.
Manizheh Nafari*, University of Toledo
Michaela Vancliff, University of Texas at Arlington
(1086161499) 
8:45 a.m.
Point Modules over Graded Skew Clifford Algebras.
Padmini Veerapen*, University of Texas at Arlington
Michaela Vancliff, University of Texas at Arlington
(108616666) 
9:00 a.m.
PBW deformations of ArtinSchelter regular algebras.
Jason D Gaddis*, University of Wisconsin  Milwaukee
(108616856) 
9:15 a.m.
A Poincaré polynomial governing Lie bialgebras.
Gabriel C. DrummondCole*, Northwestern University
(1086172198) 
9:30 a.m.
Kostant map supealgebras.
Irfan Bagci, Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Samuel H Chamberlin*, Park University
(1086171940) 
9:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Good Gradings of Incidence Rings.
Kenneth Lee Price*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(108616762) 
10:00 a.m.
Orders containing a weak crossed product order over a discrete valuation ring.
Christopher James Wilson*, Butler University
(1086161904) 
10:15 a.m.
Algebras Associated to Ranked Posets.
Susan J. Durst*, Rutgers University
(1086162574) 
10:30 a.m.
Using graph techniques to understand a nonsplit mixed $p$adic module.
Mary K. Flagg*, University of Houston
(1086052316) 
10:45 a.m.
Presentations of Sunit groups of quaternions algebras ramified at infinity and applications to the congruence subgroup problem.
Sean Howe*, University of Chicago
(1086111572)

8:15 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Numerical Analysis and Finite Element Methods
Room 19, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

8:15 a.m.
Galerkin Finite Element Method for Semilinear Hyperbolic Equations.
Thinh T. Kieu*, Texas Tech University.
(108665828) 
8:30 a.m.
An Analysis of HDG Methods for the Helmholtz Equation.
Jintao Cui*, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Wujun Zhang, University of Maryland at College Park
(108665101) 
8:45 a.m.
Discrete maximum principle for the finite element solution of timedependent anisotropic diffusion problems.
Xianping Li*, University of Central Arkansas
Weizhang Huang, University of Kansas
(1086651042) 
9:00 a.m.
On the equations of quasistatic poroelasticity with dilatation dependent hydraulic conductivity: existence, uniqueness, and finite element approximation.
Song Chen*, Auburn University
Yanzhao Cao, Auburn University
A.J. Meir, Auburn University
(108676215) 
9:15 a.m.
Unisolvency in the finite element exterior calculus.
Douglas N. Arnold*, University of Minnesota
(1086652299) 
9:30 a.m.
A simple preconditioning strategy for a class of DGH(div)conforming methods for the Stokes problem.
Blanca Ayuso de Dios*, Centre de Recerca Matemàtica, Barcelona, Spain
Franco Brezzi, IUSSPavia & IMATICNR,Pavia (Italy)
L. Donatella Marini, Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Pavia (Italy)
Jinchao Xu, The Pennsylvania State University
Ludmil T. Zikatanov, The Pennsylvania State University
(1086652640) 
9:45 a.m.
Discretization using H(curl) element for the Biot model.
L. Chen*, University of California at Irvine
L.P. Chen, Sun YatSen University
M. Wang, Peking University
J. Xu, Pennsylvania State University
(1086652877) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Structure preserving discretization of the YangMills equation.
T. G. Halvorsen*, University of Oslo
S. H. Christiansen, University of Oslo
T. M. Sorensen, University of Oslo
(1086652278) 
10:15 a.m.
Adaptive FEEC for Nonlinear Geometric PDEs.
Ryan Szypowski*, Cal Poly Pomona
Mike Holst, UCSD
Andrew Gillette, UCSD
(1086352601) 
10:30 a.m.
A Multigrid Method for OneDimensional Systems of Hyperbolic Conservation Laws.
Michael D Bice*, California State University, Stanislaus
(1086652659) 
10:45 a.m.
A Wavelet Multigrid Method Using Symmetric Biorthogonal Wavelets.
Doreen De Leon*, California State University, Fresno
(108665817)

8:15 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Several Complex Variables Techniques in Operator Theory, I
Room 32A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Zeljko Cuckovic, University of Toledo zeljko.cuckovic@utoledo.edu
Sonmez Sahutoglu, University of Toledo

8:30 a.m.
Hankel vector moment sequences and the asymptotics of two variable Pick functions.
Jim Agler, U.C. San Diego
John E. McCarthy*, Washington University
(108632511) 
9:00 a.m.
Spectral properties of the $\overline \partial$Neumann operator.
Friedrich Haslinger*, University of Vienna, Austria
(108632563) 
9:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED:Regularity of the complex Green operator on pseudoconvex CRsubmanifolds of hypersurface type.
Emil J. Straube*, Texas A&M University
Yunus Zeytuncu, Texas A&M University
(1086321787) 
10:00 a.m.
Understanding Projection Operators in Several Complex Variables through Harmonic Analysis.
Jennifer Halfpap*, University of Montana
(1086321743) 
10:30 a.m.
The Szego Projection for domains with minimal smoothness.
Loredana Lanzani*, University of Arkansas
Elias M. Stein, Princeton University
(108632427)

8:30 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Thinking Linearly about Data in Research and Teaching
Room 6C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Timothy Chartier, Davidson College tichartier@davidson.edu

8:30 a.m.
Data Forensics on Your Social Fingerprint.
Denise R. Koessler, University of Tennessee
Michael W. Berry*, University of Tennessee
Chris Groer, Link Analytics, LLC
(1086AF1140) 
9:00 a.m.
Ranking Individual Sports: Lessons from Tennis and Golf.
Chuck Wessell*, Gettysburg College
(1086AF470) 
9:30 a.m.
Sports Ratings by Linear Regression with $L^p$ norms.
Kenneth Massey*, CarsonNewman College
(1086AF1878) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Ranking with Optimization Techniques.
Amy N. Langville*, College of Charleston
(1086AF1542) 
10:20 a.m.
TALK ADDED: March MATHness in the Classrooom, Timothy Chartier, Davidson College. 
10:30 a.m.
Spectral Methods for Finding NearBipartite Components in Large ScaleFree Graphs.
Van Emden Henson*, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
(1086AF1493)

8:30 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
AMSMAA Graduate Student Fair
Undergrads! Take this opportunity to meet representatives from mathematical science graduate programs.
Exhibit Hall B2, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 8:40 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics and Sports, II
Room 1A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
R. Drew Pasteur, College of Wooster dpasteur@gmail.com

8:40 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Numerically Approximating the Flight of Baseballs and Footballs.
Paul R. Bouthellier*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(1086K51853) 
9:00 a.m.
Winning a Racquetball Match.
Brian Pasko*, Eastern New Mexico University
Tom Brown, Eastern New Mexico University
(1086K5708) 
9:20 a.m.
Applications of Basic Statistics in World Cup Soccer between 1930 and 1990.
Eva G Sagan*, Manchester College
(1086K521) 
9:40 a.m.
A New Basketball Shooting Efficiency Metric.
Jeffrey W. Heath*, Centre College
Sophie Han, Centre College
(1086K52126) 
10:00 a.m.
Measuring and Predicting Performance in Hockey.
Brian A Macdonald*, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
(1086K52711) 
10:20 a.m.
Google's PageRank Algorithm and its Application to Major League Baseball Transactions.
Daniel L Summers*, Adelphi University
(1086K51380) 
10:40 a.m.
Parsing the Relationship between Baserunning and Batting Abilities within Lineups.
Ben S. Baumer*, Smith College
James Piette, University of Pennsylvania
Brad Null, Stanford University
(1086K51069)

8:40 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
MAA Retiring Presidential Address
Communicating Mathematics.
Room 6AB, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Paul Zorn*, St. Olaf College
(1086A014) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Interpreting the projective hierarchy in expansions of the real line.
Room 7B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Philipp Hieronymi*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(108603131) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #10: Part B
The mathematics of the Common Core.
Room 30A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
William McCallum, University of Arizona
Cody L. Patterson, University of Arizona
Ellen Whitesides, University of Arizona
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #6: Part B
Using randomization methods to build conceptual understanding of statistical inference.
Room 29D, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Robin H. Lock, St. Lawrence University 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #5: Part B
Visualizing projective geometry through photographs and perspective drawings.
Room 29C, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Annalisa Crannell, Franklin & Marshall College
Marc Frantz, Indiana University Bloomington
Fumiko Futamura, Southwestern University 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Water Waves, Tsunamis, and Extreme Waves, II
Room 9, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Walter Craig, McMaster University, Canada
Philippe Guyenne, University of Delaware
David Nicholls, University of Illinois, Chicago nicholls@math.uic.edu

9:00 a.m.
TALK ADDED: Inhomogeneity and nonlinearity in random wave fields, Tim Janssen,San Francisco State University 
9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: An unstructured approach to ocean wave modelling.
Adrean A Webb*, University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Applied Mathematics
Baylor FoxKemper, University of Colorado at Boulder, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences
(1086862073) 
9:30 a.m.
tsunami modeling and satellite observations for early warnings.
Y. Tony Song*, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech
(1086762472) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK ADDED: Adaptive mesh refinement for tsunamis and other hazardous flows, Randall J. LeVeque, University of Washington 
10:30 a.m.
Vortex generation by deep water breaking waves.
Nicholas E Pizzo*, University of California San Diego
W. Kendall Melville, University of California San Diego
(1086761143)

9:00 a.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
The invigorating experience of mathematical positions abroad.
Room 1B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Deane Arganbright, Divine Word University, Papua New Guinea
Donald York, Pennsylvania College of Technology
Erich Neuwirth, University of Vienna
Carol Shubin, California State University, Northridge
Panelists:
Deane Arganbright,
Donald York,
Erich Neuwirth,
Carol Shubin, 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
AMSMAA Joint Committee on Teaching Assistants and PartTime Instructors Panel Discussion
Training and professional development of teaching assistants.
Room 4, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
David Carothers, James Madison University
Delaram Kahrobaei, CUNY Graduate Center
Panelists:
Solomon Friedberg, Boston College
Karen Rhea, University of Michigan
Nathan Ritchey, Youngstown State University
James Sellers, Pennsylvania State University 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Panel Discussion
Using mathematical archives and special collections for research and teaching.
Room 6F, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Amy ShellGellasch, Hood College
Janet Beery, University of Texas Austin
Panelists:
Carol Mead, American Archives of Mathematics, University of Texas Austin
Fred Rickey, United States Military Academy
Dominic Klyve, Euler Archives, Central Washington University
Victor Katz, University of the District of Columbia
Peggy Kidwell, Smithsonian Museum of American History
Shirley Gray, National Curve Bank, California State University, Los Angeles 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Student Hospitality/Information Center
Exhibit Hall B2, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Exhibits and Book Sales
Exhibit Hall B1, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
AMS Special Presentation
A conversation on nonacademic employment.
Room 10, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Moderators:
C. Allen Butler, Daniel H. Wagner Associates, Inc.
Panelists:
Erica Klampfl, Ford Motor Company
Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research
Linda Ness, Ericsson
Dale Smith, Fiserv, Inc.
Charles Toll, National Security Agency 
Friday January 11, 2013, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Grothendieck's cohomology founded on finite order arithmetic.
Room 7B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Colin McLarty*, Case Western Reserve University
(108603133) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
How to count with topology.
Room 6AB, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Jordan S. Ellenberg*, University of WisconsinMadison
(10861103) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
Zeros of polynomials and their importance in combinatorics and probability.
Room 6AB, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Robin Pemantle*, David Rittenhouse Laboratories 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III
Free probability, Random matrices, and map enumeration, III.
Room 6AB, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Alice Guionnet*, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
(10864717) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
AMS Current Events Bulletin
Room 6F, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
David Eisenbud, University of California, Berkeley de@math.berkeley.edu

1:00 p.m.
How many rational points does a random curve have?
Wei Ho*, Columbia University
(1086111224) 
2:00 p.m.
Topology of nonarchimedean analytic spaces.
Sam Payne*, Yale University
(1086141852) 
3:00 p.m.
Geometric group theory and 3manifolds hand in hand: the fulfillment of Thurston's vision for threemanifolds.
Mladen Bestvina*, University of Utah
(1086571231) 
4:00 p.m.
Cluster Algebras.
Lauren K. Williams*, University of California, Berkeley
(108605941)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
MAA Lecture for Students
The game of SET and geometry.
Room 6C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Judith Covington*, Louisiana State University Shreveport
(1086A057) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Advances in General Optimization and Global Optimality Conditions for Multiobjective Fractional Programming Based on Generalized Invexity
Room 31B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Roland Glowinski, University of Houston
R. N. Mohapatra, University of Central Florida
Ram U. Verma, International Publications USA verma99@msn.com
Alexander J. Zaslavski, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology

1:00 p.m.
Generalized HigherOrder Univexities and Applications to Strongly Parametric Duality Models for Discrete Minimax Fractional Programming.
R. N. Mohapatra*, University of Central Florida
R. U. Verma, Kingsville, Texas
(1086491083) 
1:30 p.m.
Minimizers related to nonlinear Neumann boundary value problems.
Dumitru Motreanu*, University of Perpignan
(108649543) 
2:00 p.m.
Minimum Principle for Stochastic Differential Equations Subject to Continuous Diffusion and Lévy Process and Governed by Relaxed Controls.
N. U. Ahmed*, University of Ottawa, Canada
Charalambos Charalambos, University of Cyprus
(10864932) 
2:30 p.m.
Constraint Handling for Local and Global DerivativeFree Optimization methods.
Ahmad R. Almomani*, Clarkson University
Katie R. Fowler, Clarkson University
(1086491153) 
3:00 p.m.
Fractional Integral Inequalities involving Convexity.
George A Anastassiou*, University of Memphis
(10862675) 
3:30 p.m.
Delayed Functional Differential Equation Control Systems: A Spectral Optimization Approach.
Gamal N Elnagar*, University of South Carolina Upstate
(1086491328) 
4:00 p.m.
Best Reply Analysis in Two Person Games.
Aden O Ahmed*, Texas A&M University  Kingsville
(108691992) 
4:30 p.m.
The Epsilonefficiency conditions for multiobjective fractional subset programming and generalized invex functions.
Ram U. Verma*, International Publications USA
(1086901041) 
5:00 p.m.
Reverse Isoperimetric Inequalities in $\mathbb{R}^3$.
Andrew Gard*, Ohio Wesleyan University
(1086491558) 
5:30 p.m.
The extragradient method for solving variational inequalities.
Alexander J. Zaslavski*, The Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
(1086491138)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics and Representation Theory, II
Room 15A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Julie Beier, Mercer University beier_jc@mercer.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College

1:00 p.m.
Schubert times Schur.
Sami Assaf*, University of Southern California
Nantel Bergeron, York University
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M
(1086051292) 
1:30 p.m.
Pieri operators on the affine nil Coxeter algebra.
Chris Berg*, Université du Québec à Montréal, LaCIM
Franco Saliola, Université du Québec à Montréal, LaCIM
Luis Serrano, Université du Québec à Montréal, LaCIM
(1086051215) 
2:00 p.m.
Deformations of permutation representations of Coxeter groups.
Eric Rains, Caltech
Monica Vazirani*, UC Davis
(1086051939) 
2:30 p.m.
Global Weyl modules for equivariant map algebras.
Nathaniael J Manning*, University of Ottawa
Ghislain Fourier, University of Cologne
Alistair Savage, University of Ottawa
(1086171168) 
3:00 p.m.
Representations and Combinatorics on the Weyl Side.
Georgia Benkart*, University of WisconsinMadison
Samuel Lopes, Universidade do Porto
Matthew Ondrus, Weber State University
(1086161655) 
3:30 p.m.
Abacus models in affine Weyl groups.
Christopher R. H. Hanusa, Queens College (CUNY)
Brant C. Jones*, James Madison University
(1086052263) 
4:00 p.m.
Combinatorial Gelfand Models for Diagram Algebras.
Tom Halverson*, Macalester College
(108605276) 
4:30 p.m.
Centralizer properties of the affine Hecke algebra of type C.
Zajj B Daugherty*, Dartmouth College
(1086162116) 
5:00 p.m.
The representation theory of unipotent groups and a family of qanalogues to binomial coefficients.
Daniel Bragg, University of Colorado Boulder
Nathaniel Thiem*, University of Colorado Boulder
(1086202002) 
5:30 p.m.
Level zero Littelmann paths, KirillovReshetikhin crystals, parabolic quantum Bruhat graph, and Macdonald polynomials.
Cristian Lenart, State University of New York, Albany
Satoshi Naito, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Daisuke Sagaki, University of Tsukuba
Anne Schilling, University of California, Davis
Mark Shimozono*, Virginia Tech
(108605335)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Challenges in Data Assimilation and the Mathematics of Planet Earth and Its Climate
Room 17A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Lewis Mitchell, University of Vermont lewis.mitchell@uvm.edu
Thomas Bellsky, Arizona State University

1:00 p.m.
Lagrangian Data Assimilation as a Paradigm in Climate.
Christopher K.R.T. Jones*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(1086762580) 
2:00 p.m.
How Do You Determine Whether The Earth Is Warming Up?
Juan M. Restrepo*, University of Arizona
Darin Comeau, Program of Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona
Hermann Flaschka, University of Arizona
(108662789) 
2:30 p.m.
Data assimilation and model error for an idealized 3D ocean eddy.
Elaine T. Spiller*, Marquette University
D. W. Han, University of Massachusettes Amherst
(1086002647) 
3:00 p.m.
Linear response closure approximation for slow dynamics of a multiscale system with linear coupling.
Marc Kjerland*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Rafail Abramov, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1086412332) 
3:30 p.m.
Discussion 
4:00 p.m.
New Ensemble Kalman Filter Applications.
Eugenia Kalnay*, University of Maryland
(1086372982) 
5:00 p.m.
Empirical correction of a toy climate model.
Nicholas A. Allgaier*, University of Vermont, VT Advanced Computing Core, VT Complex Systems Center
Christopher M. Danforth, University of Vermont, VT Advanced Computing Core, VT Complex Systems Center
Kameron D Harris, University of Washington
(1086371931) 
5:30 p.m.
Irrelevance based criterion for variable selection.
Tanujit Dey, College of William and Mary
Daniel Vasiliu*, College of William and Mary
(1086622517)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Discrete Geometry and Algebraic Combinatorics, II
Room 16A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Alexander Barg, University of Maryland abarg@umd.edu
Oleg Musin, University of Texas, Brownsville

1:00 p.m.
A BorsukUlam equivalent that directly implies Sperner's Lemma.
Kathryn L. Nyman, Willamette University
Francis Edward Su*, Harvey Mudd College
(1086552833) 
1:30 p.m.
Asymptotics of discrete minimum energy problems.
Sergiy V. Borodachov, Towson University
Douglas P Hardin*, Vanderbilt University
Edward B Saff, Vanderbilt University
(1086522347) 
2:00 p.m.
The physics of errorcorrecting codes.
Henry Cohn*, Microsoft Research New England
Yufei Zhao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1086052620) 
2:30 p.m.
Top Ehrhart coefficients of integer partition problems.
Jesus De Loera*, University of California, Davis
(108652755) 
3:00 p.m.
On Rigidity of BallPolyhedra in Euclidean 3Space.
Karoly Bezdek*, University of Calgary
(1086522127) 
3:30 p.m.
Probabilistic existence of combinatorial and geometric $t$designs.
Greg Kuperberg*, UC Davis
Shachar Lovett, UC San Diego
Ron Peled, Tel Aviv University
(108605358) 
4:00 p.m.
Tiling with rectangles.
Igor Pak*, UCLA
(108652559) 
4:30 p.m.
Hard tiling problems with simple tiles.
Igor Pak, UCLA
Jed Yang*, UCLA
(1086051405) 
5:00 p.m.
Formally dual configurations in Euclidean space and in abelian groups.
Abhinav Kumar*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Henry Cohn, Microsoft Research New England
Christian Reiher, University of Hamburg
Achill Schuermann, University of Rostock
(1086112167) 
5:30 p.m.
On simplicial dissections of simplotopes.
Alexey Glazyrin*, University of Texas at Brownsville
(1086521513)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #4: Part B
Experiments in circle packing.
Room 29D, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Ken Stephenson, University of Tennessee
G. Brock Williams, Texas Tech University 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Finite Element Exterior Calculus and Applications, II
Room 16B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Douglas Arnold, University of Minnesota
Andrew Gillette, University of California, San Diego akgillette@mail.ucsd.edu
Michael Holst, University of California, San Diego

1:00 p.m.
Finite element differential forms on cubical meshes.
Gerard M. Awanou*, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
Douglas N. Arnold, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(108665175) 
1:30 p.m.
Geometric Decomposition of Serendipity Finite Element Spaces.
Andrew Gillette*, UC San Diego
(1086652035) 
2:00 p.m.
Conforming and divergencefree Stokes elements.
Michael Neilan*, University of Pittsburgh
Richard S. Falk, Rutgers University
Johnny Guzmán, Brown University
(1086651727) 
2:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A simple construction of highorder Whitney forms.
Francesca Rapetti*, Laboratoire J.A. Dieudonne, Universite de Nice
(1086681691) 
3:00 p.m.
BernsteinGelfandGelfand Complexes.
Michael Eastwood*, Australian National University
(108653897) 
3:30 p.m.
Computing analytic torsion.
Nathan Dunfield, University of Illinois
Anil N. Hirani*, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois
(1086652103) 
4:00 p.m.
On consistency of the discrete codifferential operators for Whitney forms.
Douglas Arnold, University of Minnesota
Richard Falk, Rutgers University
Johnny Guzmán, Brown University
Gantumur Tsogtgerel*, McGill University
(108665792) 
4:30 p.m.
The abstract HodgeDirac operator and its stable discretization.
Ari Stern*, Washington University in St. Louis
Paul C. Leopardi, Australian National University
(1086651942) 
5:00 p.m.
A New Approach to the Finite Element Analysis of Axisymmetric Problems.
Minah Oh*, James Madison University
(1086651685) 
5:30 p.m.
Equations for the probabilistic moments of the solution of the stochastic Hodge Laplacian.
F. Bonizzoni*, CSQI  MATHICSE EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland and MOX  Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
F. Nobile, CSQI  MATHICSE EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland
A. Buffa, IMATI  CNR Pavia, Italy
(1086002541) 
6:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED:A posteriori error estimates in finite element exterior calculus.
Alan Demlow*, University of Kentucky
Anil Hirani, University of Illinois
(108665564)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Frontiers in Geomathematics, II
Room 30D, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Willi Freeden, University of Kaiserlautern
Volker Michel, University of Siegen
M. Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida zuhair.nashed@ucf.edu

1:00 p.m.
Spatiospectral concentration of vector fields on a sphere: Applications to satellite geomagnetism.
Alain Plattner, Princeton University, Department of Geosciences
Frederik J Simons*, Princeton University, Department of Geosciences and Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics
(1086311190) 
1:30 p.m.
Subaerial and subglacial stream flow.
A. C. Fowler*, University of Limerick and University of Oxford
(1086861522) 
2:00 p.m.
Explicit current source modeling in global geomagnetic induction: forward and inverse problems.
Jin Sun*, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis OR 97330
Gary D Egbert, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis OR 97330
Anna Kelbert, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis OR 97330
(1086862624) 
2:30 p.m.
Combining linebyline and prefrequencyaveraged models in the radiativetransfer equation.
W. Van Snyder*, Caltech Jet Propulsion Laboratory
(1086861091) 
3:00 p.m.
From Fourier to Wavelets: A Geomathematical Course.
Willi Freeden*, Geomathematics Group, University of Kaiserslautern
(108641751) 
3:30 p.m.
How Mathematics can Help to Observe Climate Change  An Example.
Volker Michel*, Geomathematics Group, University of Siegen
(1086651210) 
4:00 p.m.
3DWavelet Postprocessing of Seismic Data.
Christian Blick*, University of Kaiserslautern
(1086861113) 
4:30 p.m.
Stress field simulations in geothermal reservoirs.
Matthias Augustin*, University of Kaiserslautern
(1086741111) 
5:00 p.m.
Weakly Bounded Noise and Applications to Regularization of IllPosed Operator Equations and Moment Discretization.
M. Zuhair Nashed*, University of Central Florida
(1086652978) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Geometric and Analytic Methods in Teichmüller Theory and Hyperbolic Geometry, II
Room 32B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Ren Guo, Oregon State University
Zheng Huang, City University of New York, Staten Island zheng.huang@csi.cuny.edu
Marcello Lucia, City University of New York, Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
Iterations on Techmuller Spaces and the Characterization of Holomorphic Maps.
Yunping Jiang*, The City University of New YorkGraduate Center and Queens College
(108630477) 
1:30 p.m.
HorowitzRandol phenomenon for qdifferential metrics.
Anja Bankovic*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(108651361) 
2:00 p.m.
Global Torelli Theorem For Projective Manifolds Of CalabiYau Type.
Kefeng Liu, UCLA
Feng Guan, UCLA
Xiaojing Chen*, UCLA
(1086141232) 
2:30 p.m.
Prescribing the behavior of WeilPetersson geodesics.
Babak Modami*, Yale University
(108651467) 
3:00 p.m.
Teichmuller Space Is Totally Geodesic In Goldman Space.
Qiongling Li*, Rice University
(108651661) 
3:30 p.m.
Domains of discontinuity of almostFuchsian groups.
Andrew M Sanders*, University of Maryland, College Park
(108653710) 
4:00 p.m.
Hyperbolic cone metrics on $3$manifolds with boundary.
Feng Luo, Rutgers University
Tian Yang*, Rutgers University
(108649594) 
4:30 p.m.
Geometry and dynamics in hyperbolic spaces.
Tushar Das*, Oregon State University
(1086371612) 
5:00 p.m.
The Margulis region and screw parabolic elements of bounded type.
Viveka Erlandsson*, City University of New York, Graduate Center
(108651328) 
5:30 p.m.
Holomorphic versus hyperbolic twisting.
Christopher M Judge*, Indiana University
(108630809) 
6:00 p.m.
Conformal Ricci Flow on the Teichmüller Space of Conformal Structures on a compact $n$dimensional manifold, $n\ge3$.
Arthur E Fischer*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(1086582704)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Groups, Representations, and Applications, II
Room 14A, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert Guralnick, University of Southern California
Pham Huu Tiep, University of Arizona tiep@math.arizona.edu

1:00 p.m.
Discussion. 
1:30 p.m.
Overgroup lattices of reducible subgroups of classical groups.
Michael Aschbacher*, California Institute of Technology
(1086201552) 
2:00 p.m.
$Sp_6(2^a)$ is "Good" for the McKay, Alperin Weight, and Related LocalGlobal Conjectures.
Amanda A. Schaeffer Fry*, University of Arizona
(108620848) 
2:30 p.m.
On the GK dimension of a $(\mathfrak{g},K)$ module.
Nolan R Wallach*, University of California, San Diego
(1086221411) 
3:00 p.m.
Some cohomology of finite and algebraic groups.
Leonard L. Scott*, The University of Virginia
(108620844) 
3:30 p.m.
Simple groups and commuting graphs.
Ronald Solomon*, The Ohio State University
Andrew J. Woldar, Villanova University
(108620835) 
4:00 p.m.
Involutions and the Steinberg module.
Stephen D Smith*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(108620866) 
4:30 p.m.
Normality and Zeros of Characters of Finite Groups.
Gabriel Navarro*, University of Valencia
(108620850) 
5:00 p.m.
On choosing coset representatives.
Persi Diaconis*, Stanford University
(108620179) 
5:30 p.m.
Expansion properties of linear groups.
Alireza Salehi Golsefidy*, University of California, San Diego
(1086221925) 
6:00 p.m.
Discussion.

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Algebra and Number Theory, II
Room 31A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Michael Mossinghoff, Davidson College
Cheryl Praeger, University of Western Australia
Igor Shparlinksi, Macquarie University

1:00 p.m.
Arithmetic progressions of squares in cubic fields.
Andrew Bremner*, Arizona State University
(108611296) 
1:30 p.m.
Sporadic Reinhardt polygons.
Kevin G Hare*, University of Waterloo
Michael J Mossinghoff, Davidson College
(108611635) 
2:00 p.m.
Intersections of Multiplicative Translates of $3$adic Cantor sets.
William Abram, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Jeffrey C. Lagarias*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(108611468) 
2:30 p.m.
Computing the image of Galois representations attached to elliptic curves.
Andrew V. Sutherland*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1086111903) 
3:00 p.m.
On the Images of Outer Galois Representations Associated to Elliptic Curves.
Rachel M. Davis*, University of WisconsinMadison
(108611645) 
3:30 p.m.
Computing Galois groups of ramified 3adic fields of degree 12.
Chad Awtrey*, Elon University
(108611205) 
4:00 p.m.
The TameWild Principle.
John Jones*, Arizona State University
David Roberts, University of MinnesotaMorris
(10861179) 
4:30 p.m.
Lehmer's conjecture for Hermitian matrices over the Eisenstein and Gaussian integers.
Graeme Taylor*, Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research
Gary Greaves, Royal Holloway
(10861177) 
5:00 p.m.
Computing algebraic numbers of bounded height.
David Krumm*, University of Georgia
(10861192) 
5:30 p.m.
Spaces of Modular forms and Algebraic Geometric codes.
Hiren Maharaj*, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
(108611302) 
6:00 p.m.
Counting Rational Points Modulo $p$ On ArtinSchreier Curves.
Alexander Carl Mueller*, University of Michigan
(108611214)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on SetValued Optimization and Variational Problems with Applications
Room 31C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Andreas H. Hamel, Yeshiva University
Akhtar Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology aaksma@rit.edu
Miguel Sama, Universidad Nacional de Educacin a Distancia
Christiane Tammer, Martin Luther University of HalleWittenberg

1:00 p.m.
DennisMoré theorem revisited.
Asen L Dontchev*, Mathematical Reviews
(1086491528) 
1:30 p.m.
Scalarization in geometric and functional vector optimization revisited.
M. Durea, "Al. I. Cuza" University
R. Strugariu, "Al. I. Cuza" University
Chr. Tammer*, MartinLutherUniversity of HalleWittenberg
(1086492258) 
2:00 p.m.
Generalized Dini Derivatives of the Perturbation Map in Parametric SetValued Optimization.
Douglas E. Ward*, Miami University
(1086492337) 
2:30 p.m.
Characterization and recognition of d.c. functions.
Ivan Ginchev Ivanov*, Illinois Institute of Technology
Denitza Gintcheva, University of Rochester
(108649592) 
3:00 p.m.
Variational Analysis of Directional Minimal Time Functions and Applications.
Mau Nam Nguyen*, Portland State University
(1086491306) 
3:30 p.m.
Variational properties of spectral functions with an application to matrix preconditioning.
Julia Eaton*, University of Washington Tacoma
James Burke, University of Washington
(1086492804) 
4:00 p.m.
Secondorder variational analysis and characterizations of tiltstable optimal solutions in finite and infinite dimensions.
Boris Mordukhovich, Wayne State University
Nghia Tran*, Wayne State University
(108649271) 
4:30 p.m.
Restricted Normal Cones: Basic Properties and Applications.
Heinz H. Bauschke, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC, Canada
Russell Luke, Institut fur Numerische und Angewandte Mathematik, Universitat Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
Hung M. Phan*, Pacific Institute for the Mathematicals Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Xianfu Wang, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, BC, Canada
(108649283) 
5:00 p.m.
Conical regularization of constrained optimization problems in Banach spaces.
Miguel Sama*, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia
Baasansuren Jadamba, Rochester Institute of Technology
Akhtar Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1086491741) 
5:30 p.m.
Identification of a Variable Parameter in FourthOrder Partial Differential Equations by an Equation Error Approach.
Nathan Bush*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Akhtar A Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology
Fabio Raciti, Facolt`a di Ingegneria dell'Universit`a di Catania
Baasansuren Jadamba, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1086652441) 
6:00 p.m.
A Nonsmooth Convex Optimization Problem in the Inverse Problem of Tumor Identification.
B Jadamba, Rochester Institute of Technology
A A Khan*, Rochester Institute of Technology
M. Sama, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia
B. Winkler, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1086492254)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Several Complex Variables Techniques in Operator Theory, II
Room 32A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Zeljko Cuckovic, University of Toledo zeljko.cuckovic@utoledo.edu
Sonmez Sahutoglu, University of Toledo

1:00 p.m.
Toeplitz operators and Carleson measures in strongly pseudoconvex domains.
Marco Abate*, Università di Pisa
Jasmin Raissy, Université Paul Sabatier, Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse
Alberto Saracco, Università di Parma
(108632891) 
1:30 p.m.
On Characterization of bounded composition operators.
SongYing Li*, University of California, Irvine
Hyungwoon Koo, Korea University, Korea
(1086322029) 
2:00 p.m.
Asymptotic Toeplitzness of composition operators.
Zeljko Cuckovic, University of Toledo
Trieu Le*, University of Toledo
(1086471087) 
2:30 p.m.
Generating tuples associated with Reinhardt domains in $\mathbb{C}^n$.
Raul E. Curto*, University of Iowa
(1086471106) 
3:00 p.m.
Compactness of the $\overline{\partial}$Neumann operator and of commutators of the Bergman projection with continuous functions.
Mehmet Çelik*, University of North Texas at Dallas
Sönmez Şahutoğlu, University of Toledo, OH
(108632462) 
3:30 p.m.
Condition R and holomorphic maps of piecewise smooth domains.
Debraj Chakrabarti*, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Kaushal Verma, Indian Institute of Science
(108632495) 
4:00 p.m.
Regularity of canonical operators and the Nebenhülle of Hartogs domains.
Yunus E Zeytuncu*, Texas A&M University
(1086321845) 
4:30 p.m.
Commutative algebras generated by Toeplitz operators on the unit ball.
Nikolai Vasilevski*, CINVESTAV, Mexico City
(1086471032) 
5:00 p.m.
Recent progress on complex symmetric operators.
Stephan Ramon Garcia*, Pomona College
(1086471435) 
5:30 p.m.
Function spaces on the complex sphere and regularity of solutions of dispersive equations.
Marco M. Peloso*, Università degli Studi di Milano
(1086321902)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Singularities in Geometry and Algebra, II
Room 14B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
John Brevik, California State University, Long Beach john.brevik@csulb.edu
Scott Nollet, Texas Christian University

1:00 p.m.
Smooth curves specialize to extremal curves.
Robin Hartshorne*, University of California, Berkeley
Paolo Lella, Università di Torino, Italy
Enrico Schlesinger, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
(108614574) 
2:00 p.m.
Linear series on a ribbon.
Dawei Chen*, Boston College
(108614867) 
3:00 p.m.
Vector bundles with sections on algebraic curves.
Ivona Grzegorczyk*, California State University Channel Islands
(1086141673) 
4:00 p.m.
Special sections of locally free sheaves.
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(1086141758) 
5:00 p.m.
Toric Symmetry in GromovWitten Theory.
Dagan Karp*, Harvey Mudd College
(1086141800) 
6:00 p.m.
A Construction of Homogeneous Gorenstein Ideals.
Sema Gunturkun*, University of Kentucky
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky
(1086141780)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #12: Part B
Teaching an applied topology course.
Room 30A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Colin Adams, Williams College
Robert Franzosa, University of Maine 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #14: Part B
Teaching introductory statistics (for instructors new to teaching intro stats).
Room 29C, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Michael Posner, Villanova University
Carolyn Cuff, Westminster College 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on the Brauer Group in Algebra and Geometry, I
Room 15B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Asher Auel, Emory University auel@mathcs.emory.edu
Kelly McKinnie, University of Montana
V. Suresh, Emory University

1:00 p.m.
Degree three cohomology of function field of surfaces.
Suresh Venapally*, GA
(1086112342) 
1:30 p.m.
Zero cycles on torsors under groups of low rank.
Jodi Black*, Bucknell University
R. Parimala, Emory University
(1086111456) 
2:00 p.m.
Vertical Brauer groups and degree 4 del Pezzo surfaces.
Anthony VárillyAlvarado, Rice University
Bianca Viray*, Brown University
(1086141767) 
2:30 p.m.
Generalized Mordell curves, generalized Fermat curves, and the Hasse principle.
Dong Quan Ngoc Nguyen*, University of British Columbia
(1086111172) 
3:00 p.m.
Estimating torsion using the twisted gammafiltration.
Caroline Junkins*, University of Ottawa
(1086141335) 
3:30 p.m.
Essential Dimension and the Brauer Group.
Anthony Ruozzi*, Emory University
(1086161830) 
4:00 p.m.
A Decomposition for Idempotents of the Brauer Monoid.
Holly E Attenborough*, Indiana University
(1086001008) 
4:30 p.m.
The Brauer monoid of quaternion rings.
John Voight*, University of Vermont
(1086161235) 
5:00 p.m.
Noncommutative surfaces and curves of finite representation type.
Colin J Ingalls*, University of New Brunswick
Daniel Chan, University of New South Wales
(1086161802) 
5:30 p.m.
Generically Trivial Azumaya Algebras on a Rational Surface with a Nonrational Singularity.
Drake M Harmon*, Florida Atlantic University
Timothy J Ford, Florida Atlantic University
Djordje N Bulj, Florida Atlantic University
(108614606) 
6:00 p.m.
Patching and localglobal principles for Brauer groups.
David Harbater*, University of Pennsylvania
Julia Hartmann, RWTH Aachen University
Daniel Krashen, University of Georgia
(1086162319)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on the Coverings of the Integers
Room 17B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Carrie E. Finch, Washington and Lee University finchc@wlu.edu
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University

1:00 p.m.
An approach to odd covering systems.
Pace P. Nielsen*, Brigham Young University
(108611341) 
1:30 p.m.
Erdős, van der Corput, and the birth of covering congruences.
Carl Pomerance*, Dartmouth College
(108611350) 
2:00 p.m.
A polynomial problem of Turán modulo primes.
Michael Filaseta*, University of South Carolina
(1086112641) 
2:30 p.m.
Bounds on the largest modulus of a covering with a fixed smallest modulus.
Ognian Trifonov*, University of South Carolina
(1086111366) 
3:00 p.m.
Nonlinear Sierpiński and Riesel Numbers.
Carrie Finch, Washington and Lee University
Joshua Harrington, University of South Carolina
Lenny Jones*, Shippensburg University
(1086111799) 
3:30 p.m.
Variant of a theorem of Erdős on the sumofproperdivisors function.
Carl B. Pomerance, Dartmouth College
HeeSung Yang*, Dartmouth College
(10861170) 
4:00 p.m.
A polynomial investigation inspired by work of Schinzel and Sierpiński.
Joshua Harrington*, University of South Carolina
Michael Filaseta, University of South Carolina
(108611553) 
4:30 p.m.
Strongly Coloring Pythagorean Triples using Covering Systems.
Joshua Cooper, University of South Carolina
Joshua Harrington, University of South Carolina
Daniel White*, University of South Carolina
(108611838) 
5:00 p.m.
Recent undergraduate research on coverings.
Mark Kozek*, Whittier College
(1086111497) 
5:30 p.m.
Sierpiński numbers with special properties.
R. Scott Groth*, Washington and Lee University
Olivier Mahame, Washington and Lee University
Jean Luc Mugabe, Washington and Lee University
Braedon Suminski, Washington and Lee University
Wenda Tu, Washington and Lee University
(1086112581) 
6:00 p.m.
Generating Composites by Appending Digits to Certain Types of Integers.
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
Maria Elena Markovich*, Shippensburg University
(1086111784)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on the History of Mathematics, I
Room 9, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Patti Hunter, Westmont College
Deborah Kent, Drake University
Adrian Rice, RandolphMacon College arice4@rmc.edu

1:00 p.m.
Algebra in Words vs. Algebra in Symbols.
Victor J Katz*, Silver Spring, MD
(108601461) 
1:30 p.m.
Riches from the Middle Ages.
Barnabas B. Hughes*, California State University, Northridge
(108601826) 
2:00 p.m.
Great minds think alike  when they share knowledge.
Janet L. Beery*, University of Redlands
(1086011697) 
2:30 p.m.
What mathematics did George Washington know before he became a professional surveyor and how did he use it?
V. Frederick Rickey*, West Point.
Theodore J. Crackel, The Papers of George Washington
(108601747) 
3:00 p.m.
Mathematics is a Plural Noun: The Case of Oliver Byrne, Esq.
Janet Heine Barnett*, Colorado State University  Pueblo
(108601919) 
3:30 p.m.
Mathematical questions: A convergence of practices in British mathematical journals, 17951901.
Sloan E Despeaux*, Western Carolina University
(108601473) 
4:00 p.m.
Mathematical Publication in Early NineteenthCentury Germany: Venues, Careers and Publics.
William Thomas Archibald*, Simon Fraser University
(108601886) 
4:30 p.m.
Why Natural Numbers Are Called Natural: The Impact of Social Context in NineteenthCentury Mathematics.
Andrea Arredondo*, Instituto de Investigaciones Filosóficas, UNAM, Mexico City
(108601173) 
5:00 p.m.
Analytic representation and the MittagLeffler "circle": Contrasting notions of generality in the late 19th century.
Laura E. Turner*, University of Toronto
(1086011861) 
5:30 p.m.
Mathematical Notations as Identifiers of Epistemic Cultures.
Bruce J. Petrie*, University of Toronto
(1086011149) 
6:00 p.m.
Using mathematical notation for programming computers.
Helena Durnova*, Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic
(108601933)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on the Influence of Ramanujan on his 125th Birthday, II
Room 8, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
George Andrews, Pennsylvania State University
Bruce Berndt, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign berndt@math.uiuc.edu
Ae Ja Yee, Pennsylvania State University

1:00 p.m.
Analysis of a generalized Lebesgue identity in Ramanujan's Lost Notebook.
Krishnaswami Alladi*, University of Florida
(108611566) 
1:30 p.m.
Identities involving partial theta functions.
Byungchan Kim*, Seoul National University of Science and Technology
(1086111707) 
2:00 p.m.
The asymptotic number of partitions without ksequences.
Daniel M Kane*, Stanford University
(1086111982) 
2:30 p.m.
On Certain Partition Inequalitities.
Alexander Berkovich*, University of Florida, Gainesville
(1086112323) 
3:00 p.m.
Partitions with parity and part difference conditions, and Bressoud's conjecture.
Sun Kim*, Ohio State University
Ae Ja Yee, Penn State University
(1086051659) 
3:30 p.m.
Congruences Modulo Squares of Primes for Fu's $k$ Dots Bracelet Partitions.
James A. Sellers*, Penn State University
(108611322) 
4:00 p.m.
Certain general DoubleSum Identities and variations of WPBailey Chains.
James McLaughlin*, West Chester
(108633540) 
4:30 p.m.
Quotient Diagrams of Partitions.
Matt Katz*, Pennsylvania State University
(1086051651) 
5:00 p.m.
New formulas for special values of the Ramanujan zeta function.
Mathew Rogers*, University of Montreal
(1086112283) 
5:30 p.m.
Supercharacter theory and Ramanujan's sum.
Stephan Ramon Garcia*, Pomona College
(108611764)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on the Progress in Free Probability and Free Analysis, II
Room 30C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Ken Dykema, Texas A&M University
Scott McCullough, University of Florida sam@ufl.edu

1:00 p.m.
Tracial moment problems related to Connes' embedding problem.
Sabine Burgdorf*, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne
(1086152260) 
1:30 p.m.
Locally compact quantum groups and amenability.
Ami Viselter*, University of Alberta
(1086462186) 
2:00 p.m.
Hardy Algebras, Berezin Transforms, and Taylor's Taylor Series.
Paul S. Muhly*, University of Iowa
Baruch Solel, Technion
(108646979) 
2:30 p.m.
Noncommutative Inequalities.
J William Helton*, UC San Diego
Scott A McCullough, University of Florida
(1086461670) 
3:00 p.m.
Hardy classes on noncommutative unit ball.
Mihai Popa*, Queen's University
(1086472032) 
3:30 p.m.
On a Notion of Exactness for Reduced Free Products of C$^*$Algebras.
Paul Daniel Skoufranis*, University of California  Los Angeles
(108647611) 
4:00 p.m.
Primitivity and unital full free products of residually finite dimensional $C^*$algebras.
Ken Dykema, Texas A&M
Francisco J TorresAyala*, UNAM
(1086461230) 
4:30 p.m.
Twoparameter Noncommutative Central Limit Theorem.
Natasha Blitvić*, Vanderbilt University
(1086601429) 
5:00 p.m.
The Free Unitary SegalBargmannHall Transform.
Todd Kemp*, University of California, San Diego
Brian Hall, University of Notre Dame
(1086461469) 
5:30 p.m.
Norm convergence of unitary random matrix models and quantum information theory.
Benoit Collins*, University of Ottawa & CNRS
(1086461110) 
6:00 p.m.
Recent Results in Topological Free Entropy Dimension.
Don Hadwin*, University of New Hampshire
Qihui Li, East China University of Science and Technology
Weihua Li, Columbia College, Chicago
Junhao Shen, University of New Hampshire
(1086461421)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Actuarial Education
Room 5B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert Buck, Slippery Rock University robert.buck@sru.edu
Thomas Wakefield, Youngstown State University

1:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Raising actuaries for fun and profit.
Len Asimow*, Robert Morris University
David Hudak, Robert Morris University
(1086B1917) 
1:20 p.m.
An Advanced Undergraduate Actuarial Science Program at One Fouryear Comprehensive University.
Kevin E. Charlwood*, Washburn University
(1086B1644) 
1:40 p.m.
Starting an Actuarial Science Major at a Liberal Arts College.
Mark A Mills*, Central College
(1086B1165) 
2:00 p.m.
An Actuarial Science Program at Salisbury University.
Barbara A Wainwright*, Salisbury University
(1086B11159) 
2:20 p.m.
Building an Actuarial Science Option for Mathematics Majors.
Robert E. Buck*, Slippery Rock University
Richard J. Marchand, Slippery Rock University
(1086B11862) 
2:40 p.m.
Starting an actuarial program without creating new courses.
Paul T Taylor*, Shippensburg University
(1086B1968) 
3:00 p.m.
Structuring an Exam P Prep Course.
Thomas P Wakefield*, Youngstown State University
(1086B1279) 
3:20 p.m.
Preparing Students for Exam FM.
Richard J. Marchand*, Slippery Rock University
(1086B12507) 
3:40 p.m.
The M349P Project: Motivating students to take responsibility and improve communication ability while studying for C/4.
Mark Matthew Maxwell*, University of Texas at Austin
(1086B11370) 
4:00 p.m.
An Example of Student/Faculty Summer Research in Actuarial Mathematics: Using Mathematica to do Demographic Modeling and the Surprising Relevance of Hypergeometric Functions.
William M. Kinney*, Bethel University
Jake Smith, Bethel University
(1086B1839)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Adding Modern Ideas to an Introductory Statistics Course, II
Room 6E, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Brian T. Gill, Seattle Pacific University bgill@spu.edu
Scott Alberts, Truman State University
Andrew Zieffler, University of Minnesota

1:00 p.m.
Projects to Engage Students in Introductory Statistics.
Derek Habermas*, SUNY Potsdam
Cheryl Chute Miller, SUNY Potsdam
(1086B52490) 
1:20 p.m.
Using The Island for Student Projects.
Sue B. Schou*, Idaho State University
(1086B5433) 
1:40 p.m.
Use of data sets and projects in an Applied Statistics course.
K.L.D. Gunawardena*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(1086B51829) 
2:00 p.m.
Introducing Big Data in an Introductory Applied Statistics Course.
William H Rybolt*, Babson College
John D McKenzie, Babson College
(1086B52705) 
2:20 p.m.
Adventures in Statistics: Encounters with Big Data.
Jeff Randell Knisley*, East Tennessee State University
(1086B52482) 
2:40 p.m.
Seasonality and Autocorrelation: The typical "problem" children in business statistics.
Joseph P McCollum*, Siena College
Arindam Mandal, Siena College
(1086B5650) 
3:00 p.m.
The New York Stock Exchange: A Real World Data Set.
Robert P. Webber*, Longwood University
(1086B5619) 
3:20 p.m.
Real Data, Real Stakes: Introductory Statistics Students Predict the Wisconsin Recall Election.
Stephen D. Szydlik*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Jennifer E. Szydlik, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(1086B5730) 
3:40 p.m.
Fisher's Test and the Ubiquity of Small Samples.
Jeff Suzuki*, Brooklyn College
(1086B555) 
4:00 p.m.
Incorporating Real Data Sets and Writing into an Introductory Statistics Course Focused on Sports and Games.
Joe DeMaio*, Kennesaw State University
Amy Hillen, Kennesaw State University
(1086B5106) 
4:20 p.m.
All the Statistics That's Fit to Print.
Penelope H. Dunham*, Muhlenberg College
(1086B5852) 
4:40 p.m.
Combining Strategies to Promote Meaningful Learning in Statistics.
Dianna J. Spence*, North Georgia College & State University
Sherry L. Hix, North Georgia College & State University
(1086B51322) 
5:00 p.m.
A Fiddler on the Roof: Tradition vs Modern Methods in Teaching Inference.
Patti Frazer Lock*, St. Lawrence University
Robin H. Lock, St. Lawrence University
(1086B52828) 
5:20 p.m.
The Other Intro Course: Combining Foundations, Applications, and Computation in the Math Stat Course.
Randall Pruim*, Calvin College
(1086B52926)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Differential Equations and Numerical Methods
Room 18, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: On the stability and accuracy of a fourthorder Rosenbrock method for semilinear parabolic differential equation.
Wenyuan Liao*, University of Calgary
(1086651481) 
1:00 p.m.
On the Cauchy problem of a class of integrable equations.
Alex Himonas*, University of Notre dame
(1086351976) 
1:15 p.m.
Triangular modulation of downstream surface waves of water flows over a bump.
Jazlynn Q Ngo*, San Diego State University
(1086972174) 
1:30 p.m.
Fifthorder complex Kortewegde Vries type equations.
Netra Khanal*, The University of Tampa
Jiahong Wu, Oklahoma State University
JuanMing Yuan, Providence University
(1086352329) 
1:45 p.m.
Partial Differential Equations Practicum.
Steve M. Anglin*, Case Western Reserve University
(10863538) 
2:00 p.m.
A partition of unity radial basis function collocation method for partial differential equations.
Alfa R.H. Heryudono*, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Elisabeth Larsson, Dept of Information Technology, Scientific Computing, Uppsala University
(1086651240) 
2:15 p.m.
Symmetrization of Poisson's Equation with Neumann Boundary Conditions.
Jeffrey J Langford*, Drake University
(1086352189) 
2:30 p.m.
Convergence of A Particle Method and Global Weak Solutions of a Family of Evolutionary PDEs.
Terrance L Pendleton*, North Carolina State University
Alina Chertock, North Carolina State University
JianGuo Liu, Duke University
(1086351303) 
2:45 p.m.
A Simple Construction of Nonstandard Finite Difference Schemes Applied to SIR Problems.
Katharine F Gurski*, Howard University
(1086652413) 
3:00 p.m.
Maximum Principle and Symmetry results for Viscosity Solution of Fully Nonlinear Equations.
Jiuyi Zhu*, Wayne State University
Guozhen Lu, Wayne State University
(108635423) 
3:15 p.m.
Time Asymptotics Of NonDarcy Flows Controlled By Total Flux On The Boundary.
Lidia Bloshanskaya*, Texas Tech University
Akif Ibragimov, Texas Tech University
Eugenio Aulisa, Texas Tech University
Luan Hoang, Texas Tech University
(108635554) 
3:30 p.m.
Existence, Uniqueness, Analyticity, and Borel Summability of Boussinesq and Magnetic Benard Equations.
Heather Rosenblatt*, The Ohio State University
Saleh Tanveer, The Ohio State University
(1086351959) 
3:45 p.m.
The EPS Method: A New Method for Constructing Pseudospectral Differential Operators.
Keith J Wojciechowski*, University of Wisconsin  Stout
Kristian Sandberg, Computational Solutions Inc.
(1086651783) 
4:00 p.m.
Traveling Wave Solutions of the Porous Medium Equation.
Laxmi P. Paudel*, University of North Texas, Denton, Tx
Joseph Iaia, University of North Texas
(1086351917) 
4:15 p.m.
Nonlinear Fronts in the SwiftHohenberg Equation as a Model for Phyllotaxis.
Matthew Pennybacker*, University of Arizona
Alan C Newell, University of Arizona
(1086352554) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion 
4:45 p.m.
Approximate Diagonalization of VariableCoefficient Differential Operators Through Similarity Transformations.
James V. Lambers*, University of Southern Mississippi
(1086651536) 
5:00 p.m.
On the Convergence of $\alpha$ Schemes.
Nan Jiang*, University of South Dakota
(108665399)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Effective Strategies and Programs for Mentoring Women and Minorities in Mathematics, II
Room 33B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
Two projects: An NSF ADVANCE mentoring program for female junior faculty members & curriculum changes to support female undergraduates in mathematics.
Jessica M Deshler*, West Virginia University
(1086E5767) 
1:20 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Supporting Women in STEM fields: The Wi2STEM Club's Evolving Impact on Student Members at Clayton State University.
Sarah Minion*, Clayton State University
Catherine A Matos, Clayton State University
Mary HudachekBuswell, Clayton State University
Scott Bailey, Clayton State University
(1086E52968) 
1:40 p.m.
Impact of the National Research Experience for Undergraduates Programs (NREUP).
Gulden Karakok*, University of Northern Colorado
Brian Arthur Christopher, University of Northern Colorado
(1086E52627) 
2:00 p.m.
Faculty Perceptions of Mentoring Underrepresented Students.
Jerry Dwyer, Texas Tech University
Levi Johnson*, Texas Tech University
Sonya Sherrod, Texas Tech University
(1086E52810) 
2:20 p.m.
Math 2 Excite: Creating Interest, Confidence and Awareness about Mathematics among Young Women.
Brian J Lindaman*, Montana State University
LeAnne Yenny, Montana State University
(1086E52604) 
2:40 p.m.
Girls and Mathematics Summer Program.
Maria Lorenz*, Temple University
Irina Mitrea, Temple University
(1086E52635)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Financial Mathematics and Winning Strategies
Room 12, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
Optimal Stopping for Markov Modulated Diffusions.
Thomas W Seaquist*, University of Texas at Arlington
(1086601080) 
1:15 p.m.
Pricing of geometric Asian options under Heston's stochastic volatility model.
InSuk Wee*, Korea University
Bara Kim, Korea University
(108660805) 
1:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Option Valuation Using Fast Fourier Transform Method under the CAM Stochastic Volatility Model.
Wanwan Huang*, Florida State University
(1086601166) 
1:45 p.m.
Option pricing under a coupled additivemultiplicative stochastic volatility model.
Ibukun O Amusan*, Florida State University
(1086602882) 
2:00 p.m.
Nonparametric calibration of the local volatility surface for European options.
Jian Geng*, Florida State University
Michael I. Navon, Florida State University/Scientific Computing Department
Xiao Chen, Center for Applied Scientific Computing, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
(1086491568) 
2:15 p.m.
Asymptotic Bayesian Analysis of The Capital Asset Pricing Model.
Salilesh Mukhopadhyay*, Feasible Solution LLC
(108662349) 
2:30 p.m.
Effects of Momentum Trading on Asset Prices.
Neeraj T Vijay*, George Mason University
(1086912807) 
2:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED:Robust Maximization of Asymptotic Growth under Covariance Uncertainty.
YuJui Huang*, University of Michigan
Erhan Bayraktar, University of Michigan
(108660756) 
3:00 p.m.
Valuing Callable Bonds Based on Monte Carlo Simulation Techniques with LeastSquares Approach.
Qi Fu*, Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macau
(1086601112) 
3:15 p.m.
Mathematical Tools for Modeling Negative Interest Rates.
Mark Burgin, UCLA
Gunter Meissner*, Shidler College of Business, University of Hawaii
(10866027) 
3:30 p.m.
The flat tax in postcommunist Europe.
Wayne Tarrant*, Wingate University
(108662446) 
3:45 p.m.
Efficient Hedging For Guaranteed minimum death benefits.
Yumin Wang*, Southern Illinois University
(1086601124) 
4:00 p.m.
Jump in financial market and estimation of earthquake a similar analysis.
Indranil SenGupta*, North Dakota State University, Fargo
(108660318) 
4:15 p.m.
A Note on the Additive Seasonal Decomposition of Time Series.
Constantine Georgakis*, DePaul University
(1086622745) 
4:30 p.m.
Optimal strategy for casino blackjack: A Markov chain approach.
Kevin Coltin*, Arizona State University
(1086601346) 
4:45 p.m.
Optimization in Baseball Lineups.
Brandi A. Bailes*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Jennifer M. Switkes, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(1086622712) 
5:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED:Economic Recession and Headache Related Hospital Admissions.
Ravi Chinta, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
MB Rao, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Vivek Narendran, Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH
Ganesh Malla, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
Hem Joshi*, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
(1086002384)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Fostering Mathematical Habits of Mind, I
Room 33A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Kien H. Lim, University of Texas at El Paso kienlim@utep.edu
Ayşe A. Şahin, DePaul University
Holly Hirst, Appalachian State University

1:00 p.m.
General and Mathematical Habits of Mind: An Overview.
Kien H Lim*, University of Texas at El Paso
(1086F1914) 
1:20 p.m.
Developing Measures for Teachers' Mathematical Habits of Mind.
Jennifer M. Lewis*, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
Davida Fischman, Calfiornia State University San Bernardino
(1086F12547) 
1:40 p.m.
Investigations in mathematics teacher education: the role of personal reflection as a learning instrument in mathematics classes for teachers.
Sarah E. Bell*, Saint Joseph's University
Josh Bargiband, Saint Joseph's University
Tetyana Berezovski, Saint Joseph's University
(1086F11621) 
2:00 p.m.
Conceptualizing and Measuring Mathematical Sophistication.
Jennifer Szydlik, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Eric Kuennen, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Jason Belnap, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Amy Parrott*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Carol Seaman, University of North Carolina Greensboro
(1086F11399) 
2:20 p.m.
False Confidence.
Holly Zullo*, Carroll College
Christopher Storm, Adelphi University
(1086F182) 
2:40 p.m.
Ways to Think About Mathematics: A Habits of Mind Approach for Teachers and other Mathematicians.
Steven R Benson*, Lesley University
(1086F12465) 
3:00 p.m.
Mathematical Habits of Mind in the "Making the Transition from High School to College" Project.
Brian P. Beaudrie*, Northern Arizona University
(1086F12444) 
3:20 p.m.
Using the Standards for Mathematical Practice from the Common Core to Develop Mathematical Habits of Mind in Preservice Teachers on the College Campus and in Secondary Field Experiences.
Sherry L Hix*, North Georgia College & State University
Dianna J Spence, North Georgia College & State University
(1086F12657) 
3:40 p.m.
Research Experiences for Teachers: Developing Mathematical Habits of Mind for Teaching.
David D Barker*, Illinois State University
Saad ElZanati, Illinois State University
(1086F12618) 
4:00 p.m.
Teachers' Use of Core Mathematical Practices.
Amy Cohen, Rutgers University
Jennifer V. Jones*, Center for Math Science and Computer Education, Rutgers University
(1086F1940) 
4:20 p.m.
Fostering mathematical habits of mind in the middle school math teacher.
Gary A. Harris*, Texas Tech University
Raegan Higgins, Texas Tech University
(1086F1833) 
4:40 p.m.
An Instructional Model for Learning Division of Fractions and Fostering Learner's Mathematical Habit of Mind.
Hsing Wen Hu*, University of Alaska Anchorage
ChengYao Lin, Southern Illinois University
(1086F12670)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Graph Theory I
Room 13, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
$r$hued Coloring $K_4$minor Free Graphs.
Huimin Song, Shandong University at Weihai, P.R.China
HongJian Lai, West Virginia University
Sun Lei, Shandong Normal University, Jinan, P.R.China
Ye Chen*, West Virginia University
(108605741) 
1:15 p.m.
Construction of Digraphs With Arbitrarily Large Girth and Chromatic Number.
Michael Severino*, University of Montana
(1086052039) 
1:30 p.m.
Some new additive and multiplicative Ramsey numbers.
Neil Hindman, Howard University
Dev Phulara*, Howard University
(108605576) 
1:45 p.m.
Seeking lower bounds to Ramsey numbers using Dirichlet Difference Graphs.
Joshua C Ferrerra*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(1086051817) 
2:00 p.m.
Ore's Conjecture on colorcritical graphs is almost true.
Alexandr Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Matthew Yancey*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(108605490) 
2:15 p.m.
On the $c$strong Chromatic Number of $t$intersecting Hypergraphs.
Ping Ngai Chung*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(108605452) 
2:30 p.m.
An improved upper bound on the adjacent vertex distinguishing chromatic index of a graph.
Lianzhu Zhang, Xiamen University
Weifan Wang, Zhejiang Normal University
KoWei Lih*, Academia Sinica
(108605239) 
2:45 p.m.
Reducts of the Generalized Random Bipartite Graph.
Yun Lu*, Kutztown University of PA
(1086031865) 
3:00 p.m.
The Total Coloring Game.
Tyler Hays*, University of California, Berkeley
Luke Naftz, University of Colorado, Denver
(108605615) 
3:15 p.m.
An ArcWeighted Second Neighborhood Conjecture.
Tyler Seacrest*, The University of Montana Western
(1086051693) 
3:30 p.m.
Enumerating Distinct Chessboard Tilings.
Daryl R DeFord*, Washington State University
(1086052133) 
3:45 p.m.
Perfect tilings in graphs and digraphs.
Theodore Molla*, Arizona State University
H.A. Kierstead, Arizona State University
Andrzej Czygrinow, Arizona State University
(1086052801) 
4:00 p.m.
Degree asymptotics of the numerical semigroup tree.
Evan M. O'Dorney*, Harvard University
(1086052762) 
4:15 p.m.
Packing Four Copies of a Tree into a Complete Graph.
Sean P Haler*, University of Idaho
(1086052526) 
4:30 p.m.
The Number of Ways to Assemble a Graph.
Andrew Vince*, University of Florida
Miklos Bona, University of Florida
(10860535) 
4:45 p.m.
Hamiltonian sets of polygonal paths in a 4valent spatial graphs.
Tilahun A Muche*, Savannah State University
(1086921641) 
5:00 p.m.
Hamiltonian decompositions of line graphs of regular graphs. Allen Schwenk, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008.
Allen J. Schwenk*, Western MIchigan University
(1086051810) 
5:15 p.m.
Embedding Cycles and Bipartite Graphs in PG({n,q}).
Ashley Klahr*, University of San Diego
Elaina Aceves, California State University Fresno
David Heywood, California State University Fresno
(108600790) 
5:30 p.m.
The $1$FixedEndpoint Path Partition Problem on Interval Graphs.
Breeanne Baker*, Lehigh University
(108605481) 
5:45 p.m.
Pancyclicity of 4Connected, ClawFree, $N(i,j,k)$Free Graphs.
James Carraher, University of NebraskaLincoln
Michael Ferrara, Univ. of Colorado Denver
Timothy Morris, Univ. of Colorado Denver
Michael Santana*, Univ. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(108605822)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.1:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Innovative and Effective Ways to Teach Linear Algebra, III
Room 7A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
David M. Strong, Pepperdine University David.Strong@pepperdine.edu

1:00 p.m.
A Linear Algebraic Approach to An Old Calculus Standby.
Susan Eileen D'Agostino*, Southern New Hampshire University
(1086G51376) 
1:20 p.m.
Tracking the transit of Venus.
Andrew J Simoson*, King College
(1086G5841) 
1:40 p.m.
Algebra in $\underline{\hbox{Call of Duty: Black Ops}}$?
Heidi Hulsizer*, HampdenSydney College
(1086G51912)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Knot Theory and 3Manifolds
Room 19, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
Classification of Flat Virtual Pure Tangles and Bases for their Infinitesimal Algebras.
Karene Chu*, University of Toronto/ Fields Institute
(1086572343) 
1:15 p.m.
On Warping Degree of Virtual Knot Diagram.
Noureen Khan*, University of North Texas at Dallas
(108655442) 
1:30 p.m.
A state model for the twovariable Kauffman polynomial.
David K. Heywood*, California State University, Fresno
Dionne F. Ibarra, California State University, Fresno
(108657217) 
1:45 p.m.
On the HOMFLYPT invariant of links in $S^1 \times S^2$.
Mikhail Lavrov, Carnegie Mellon University
Dan Rutherford*, University of Arkansas
(1086571885) 
2:00 p.m.
Properties of the head and tail of the colored Jones polynomial.
Cody W Armond*, University of Iowa
Oliver T Dasbach, Louisiana State University
(1086572922) 
2:15 p.m.
Classification of 0solvable links and results about 0.5solvability.
Taylor E Martin*, Rice University
(108657485) 
2:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A subexponential algorithm for computing the Kauffman bracket of a link or tangle.
Stephen F Sawin*, Fairfield Unversity
Lauren Ellenberg, Arcadia College
Gabriella Newman, Carleton College
Jonathan Shi, University of Washington
(108657176) 
2:45 p.m.
An algebraic approach to knot Floer homology.
Allison L Gilmore*, University of California Los Angeles
(1086572781) 
3:00 p.m.
The total rank conjecture in knot Heegaard Floer homology.
Allison H Moore*, University of Texas at Austin
(1086572077) 
3:15 p.m.
Cosmetic generalized crossing changes in knots.
Cheryl Balm*, Michigan State University
(1086531855) 
3:30 p.m.
On cutting fiber surfaces along arcs, and ramifications for DNA.
Dorothy Buck, Imperial College London
Kai Ishihara, Yamaguchi University
Matt Rathbun*, Imperial College London
Koya Shimokawa, Saitama University
(1086572325) 
3:45 p.m.
Tangle Solutions for SiteSpecific Hin Recombinase on DNA.
Jennifer Lazarus*, University of North Texas at Dallas
Noureen Khan, University of North Texas Dallas Dallas
(108655798) 
4:00 p.m.
Break 
4:15 p.m.
On knot complements that decompose into regular ideal dodecahedra.
Neil R Hoffman*, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics
(108657506) 
4:30 p.m.
Bridge distance, Heegaard genus, and Exceptional Surgeries.
Ryan Blair, University of Pennsylvania
Marion Campisi*, University of Texas, Austin
Jesse Johnson, Oklahoma State University
Scott Taylor, Colby College
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
(1086571791) 
4:45 p.m.
An algorithm to classify rational 3tangles.
Bohyun Kwon*, Oklahoma State University
(108657733) 
5:00 p.m.
3manifolds of $S^1$cat 3.
Dongxu Wang*, Florida State University
(1086572668)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:10 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session: History and Philosophy of Mathematics
Room 33C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephen Davis, Davidson College stdavis@davidson.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Douglas Norton, Villanova University
Moderators:
J. Alan Alewine, McKendree University

1:00 p.m.
A Natural Philosophical Connexion Relating Mathematics, Science, and Progress.
G. Arthur Mihram*, Princeton, NJ
Danielle Mihram, University of Southern California
(1086VC1875) 
1:15 p.m.
The work of Leonhard Euler related to Fermat's Last Theorem.
Lee Stemkoski*, Adelphi University
(1086VC1371) 
1:30 p.m.
The Historical Roots of Math and Physics in the British Isles : A Tour.
Mariah Birgen*, Wartburg College
(1086VC2301) 
1:45 p.m.
L'Hôpital's Geometric Exposition of the Calculus.
Robert E. Bradley*, Adelphi University
(1086VC1768) 
2:00 p.m.
Reforming Mathematics at Cambridge: George Peacock and the Tripos Exam.
Richard Stout*, Gordon College
(1086VC1913)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Modeling Diseases, Populations, and Resources
Room 30B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
Nonexponential models of dynamics of biological communities and the Principle of minimal of Tsallis information gain.
Georgiy P Karev*, National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Institute of Health
(1086921770) 
1:15 p.m.
The Evolution of Ecological Communities.
Carrie Diaz Eaton*, Unity College, Maine
(1086921381) 
1:30 p.m.
Optimal control of integrodifference equations in a hostpathogen system.
Marco V Martinez*, The University of Tennessee / NIMBioS
Suzanne Lenhart, The University of Tennessee / NIMBioS
(1086921604) 
1:45 p.m.
Modeling the nonlocal dispersal of invasive plant species in heterogeneous landscapes.
Christopher Strickland*, Colorado State University
Gerhard Dangelmayr, Colorado State University
Patrick Shipman, Colorado State University
(1086921365) 
2:00 p.m.
Analysis of the Trojan YChromosome eradication strategy for an invasive species.
Xueying Wang*, Texas A&M University
Jay R. Walton, Texas A&M University
Rana D. Parshad, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Katie Storey, Carleton College
May Boggess, Texas A&M University
(10863483) 
2:15 p.m.
A Markov chain model for the forest stand dynamics.
Nikolay Strigul*, Washington State University Vancouver
Ionut Florescu, Stevens Institute of Technology
(1086922814) 
2:30 p.m.
Evolutionary stability of movement strategies in a twopatch habitat selection model.
Theodore E. Galanthay*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1086922676) 
2:45 p.m.
Structured TwoStage Population Model with Migration.
Selenne H. Garcia  Torres*, University of Southern California
(1086922782) 
3:00 p.m.
Optimal resource allocation strategy for the fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) over multiple seasons.
Erika Asano*, University of South Florida St.Petersburg
Suzanne Lenhart, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(1086492638) 
3:15 p.m.
The effect of information asymmetry in ProducerScrounger games.
Jan Rychtar*, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(1086911079) 
3:30 p.m.
Analysis of a stochastic SIR model with parametric heterogeneity.
Artem Novozhilov*, North Dakota State University
(108692238) 
3:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Qualitative Analysis of Stochastic SIR Model with Disease Deaths.
Kursad Tosun*, Southern Ilionis University Carbondale
(1086602945) 
4:00 p.m.
Modeling and analysis of intermittently shed pathogens capable of environmental persistence.
Majid BaniYaghoub*, University of MissouriKansas City
(1086922447) 
4:15 p.m.
Study and Analysis of Aquatic Pathogenic Transmission.
Urmi GhoshDastidar*, NYCCT, CUNY
Suzanne Lenhart, NIMBioS, University of Tennessee
(1086922373) 
4:30 p.m.
Use of LifespanShortening Wolbachia to Control Dengue Fever: Demographic Factors.
Yingyun Shen*, Florida State University
Mike MestertonGibbons, Florida State University
(1086921387) 
4:45 p.m.
Estimating biting rates of Trypanosoma cruzi infected triatomine vector species on preferred sylvatic hosts in Texas.
Kamuela E Yong*, Arizona State University
Anuj Mubayi, Northeastern Illinois University
Christopher KribsZaleta, University of Texas at Arlington
(1086922412) 
5:00 p.m.
Evolutionary pressures maintain consistently low parasitism rates in the parasitoid wasp Hyposoter horticola.
Kathryn J Montovan*, Cornell University
Laura E Jones, Cornell University
Saskya van Nouhuys, University of Helsinki
Hudson Kern Reeve, Cornell University
(1086922479) 
5:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Can Humanity Survive? Mathematical Modeling of the Zombie Apocalypse.
Jean Marie Marie Linhart*, Texas A&M University
Frances G. Withrow, College Station, TX
(108634206) 
5:30 p.m.
Dynamic threshold of patch disease model for migratory birds.
XiangSheng Wang*, Memorial University of Newfoundland
(1086372669) 
5:45 p.m.
A bioeconomic perspective on the Endangered Species Act.
Kehinde Rilwan Salau*, Arizona State University
Eli P Fenichel, Yale University
(1086492658)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Philosophy, Mathematics, and Progress
Room 5A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Thomas Drucker, University of WisconsinWhitewater druckert@uww.edu
Dan Sloughter, Furman University

1:00 p.m.
From Intuition to Esoterica.
Deborah C. Arangno*, University of Colorado Denver
(1086L5459) 
1:30 p.m.
Mathematical Thinking  From Cacophony to Consensus.
Sean F Argyle*, Kent State University
(1086L571) 
2:00 p.m.
Mathematical Progress via Philosophy.
Thomas Drucker*, University of WisconsinWhitewater
(1086L5618) 
2:30 p.m.
Philosophical and mathematical considerations of continua.
Daniel C. Sloughter*, Furman University
(1086L51597) 
3:00 p.m.
John Playfair, the Scottish Enlightenment, and "Progress" in the History and Philosophy of Mathematics.
Amy AckerbergHastings*, Smithsonian's National Museum of American History
(1086L545) 
3:30 p.m.
Mathematics vs Philosophy.
Ruggero Ferro*, University of Verona, Italy
(1086L5365) 
4:00 p.m.
Progress in Mathematics: The Importance of Not Assuming Too Much.
James R. Henderson*, University of Pittsburgh at Titusville
(1086L5209) 
4:30 p.m.
Kalmár's Argument Against the Plausibility of Church's Thesis.
Mate Szabo*, Carnegie Mellon University
(1086L5874)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Undergraduate Research in Applied Mathematics
Room 30E, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
A New HighOrder Filter for Leapfrog Time Integration of Wave Problems.
Eric Van Buren*, Arizona State University CSUMS
James Upton, Arizona State University CSUMS
Scott Van Buren, Arizona State University CSUMS
Mohamed Moustaoui, Arizona State University CSUMS
(1086001929) 
1:15 p.m.
Do the Wave: Applying Group Finite Elements to the Shallow Water Equations.
George H Lytle*, Asbury University
(108676241) 
1:30 p.m.
Optimizing Surface Plasmon Generation.
Kyle Shaw*, George Mason University
Dan Weingarten, George Mason University
(1086782469) 
1:45 p.m.
A Computational Algorithm for Estimating Conductivities.
Annika L Jersild*, College of William & Mary
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, George Mason University
(108649295) 
2:00 p.m.
Effects of wildfire smoke and fog on highway visibility as shown by a mathematical model.
Andrew Getz*, New Jersey City University
Yi Ding, New Jersey City University
Zhixiong Chen, New Jersey City University
(1086351038) 
2:15 p.m.
Gravitational lensing by spiral galaxies.
Abi Komanduru*, Purdue University
Brett Ernst, Purdue University
Sean Fancher, Purdue University
(1086302937) 
2:30 p.m.
Regional Coverage with Steerable Satellite Sensors.
Louis Bohorquez*, Cal Poly Pomona
Jason Xu, University of Washington
(1086001388) 
2:45 p.m.
Assessing the Chaotic Nature of Interstellar Magnetic Fields.
Lindsay Grayson*, Northern Kentucky University
Kirk Wallace, Northern Kentucky University
(1086851501) 
3:00 p.m.
Paleoclimatology.
Eric Cawi, George Mason University
John Ensley*, Brown University
(1086152933) 
3:15 p.m.
Static TwoDimensional Sponge Deformation.
Brianna Kathleen Lynn*, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia
Mauro Wilfredo Rubio, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia
(1086742160) 
3:30 p.m.
In search of universal scaling functions in a financial market model.
Alissa M. Stafford*, University of Maryland, College Park
(108691740) 
3:45 p.m.
ModelImplied Measures of RiskAdjusted Returns in Stochastic Volatility Models.
Joshua Cape*, Rhodes College
William Dearden, Lehigh University
William Gamber, Pomona College
Linh Nguyen, Lafayette College
(108691631) 
4:00 p.m.
Optimal Investment and Consumption Problem with Markovian Parameters.
Ruihua Liu*, University of Dayton
(1086912270) 
4:15 p.m.
The Effect of Experiment Design on Network Inference.
Jacqueline Marie Yanchuck*, Seton Hill University
Caleb Marc Brown, University of NebraskaLincoln
Camila Eugenia Reyes, California State University, Stanislaus
Eric Eager, University of NebraskaLincoln
Alan VelizCuba, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1086931466) 
4:30 p.m.
Improving Crosslingual Search Quality.
Christie Quaranta*, Plymouth State University
Imanol Arrieta Ibarra, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
Eric Schwartz, Columbia University
Elena Sizikova, University of Oxford
(108668742) 
4:45 p.m.
Support Vector Machines and the Exterior Point Method.
AnnaRose G Wolff*, George Mason University
(1086001672)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Using Mobile Communication Devices for Mathematics Education
Room 1B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Lawrence Moore, Duke University lang@math.duke.edu
Lila Roberts, Clayton State University

1:00 p.m.
Mobile Math Modeling Labs.
Ben Galluzzo*, Shippensburg University
(1086R52906) 
1:20 p.m.
Can my smart phone be a substitute to my office hours?
Ahlam E Tannouri*, Morgan State University
Sam Tannouri, Computer Science Department; Morgan State University
(1086R52868) 
1:40 p.m.
Using Mobile Communication Devices in Math Courses for Future Elementary School Teachers.
Nora Franzova*, Langara College, Vancouver, Canada
(1086R51417) 
2:00 p.m.
Math Demos on the Go.
Lila F Roberts*, Clayton State University
David R Hill, Temple University
(1086R52339) 
2:20 p.m.
Teaching College Algebra via the iPad.
Cynthia M. Traub*, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
(1086R52874) 
2:40 p.m.
iPads as a Collaborative Tool.
Larissa B Schroeder*, University of Hartford
Mako Haruta, University of Hartford
Jean McGivneyBurelle, University of Hartford
Fei Xue, University of Hartford
John Williams, University of Hartford
(1086R51352) 
3:00 p.m.
iCalculus for iPad.
Ashok K Deb*, U.S. Military Academy
Kevin Blane, U.S. Military Academy
(1086R51275) 
3:20 p.m.
Sage Interacts in an Online Calculus Text.
Lawrence C. Moore*, Duke University
David A. Smith, Duke University
(1086R52485)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Collegiate Mathematics, II
Room 3, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Jacqueline Dewar, Loyola Marymount University jdewar@lmu.edu
Thomas Banchoff, Brown University
Curtis Bennett, Loyola Marymount University
Pam Crawford, Jacksonville University
Edwin Herman, University of WisconsinStevens Point

1:00 p.m.
Excursions on the Sphere: Investigation of the Effectiveness of Spherical Geometry to Deepen Understanding of Euclidean Geometry.
Kristen Joy Schemmerhorn*, Dominican University
(1086N52890) 
1:20 p.m.
Teaching Mathematical Maturity through Axiomatic Geometry.
Brian Katz*, Augustana College
(1086N51932) 
1:40 p.m.
I can't believe my instructor expects me to do this: Methods for your classroom to promote clarity related to hopes and expectations.
Laura J Schmidt*, University of WisconsinStout
(1086N51498) 
2:00 p.m.
Students' Perceptions of Feedback and its Actual Impact on Students' Mathematical Modeling.
Aladar K Horvath*, Purdue University
(1086N52466) 
2:20 p.m.
Improving Student Learning in Mathematics with Animations: WHYU vs. Khan Academy.
Cynthia Y. Young*, University of Central Florida
Tammy M Muhs, University of Central Florida
(1086N5714) 
2:40 p.m.
Comparing Online and Traditional Textbook Homework in a College Algebra Class: A Second Generation SoTL Study.
John C Nardo*, Oglethorpe University
J Lynn Gieger, Oglethorpe University
Leah Zinner, Oglethorpe University
Karen Schmeichel, Oglethorpe University
Deborah Payne, Oglethorpe University
(1086N51844) 
3:00 p.m.
Mathematical Word Problems: An Investigation of the Optimum Period of Teaching Word Problems in a College Algebra Course in Order to Maximize Learning Outcomes.
Jerry C Obiekwe*, The University of Akron Wayne College
(1086N5166) 
3:20 p.m.
Algebra in real life: what do students choose ?
Kirthi Premadasa*, University of Wisconsin Baraboo/Sauk County
Kavita Bhatia, University of Wisconsin Marshfield/Wood County
(1086N51534) 
3:40 p.m.
Engaging High School Math Students and Teachers Through a Proficiencybased Assessment and Reassessment of Learning Outcomes (PARLO) System.
Michael A. Posner*, Villanova University
(1086N51553) 
4:00 p.m.
Learning about teaching through experimentation and reflection.
Mary Beisiegel*, Oregon State University
(1086N52151)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
NAM GranvilleBrownHaynes Session of Presentations by Recent Doctoral Recipients in the Mathematical Sciences
Room 11B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

1:00 p.m.
Data Mining for Complex Biochemistry Spectroscopy Data.
T. Vance*, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
D. Pokrajac, Delaware State University Department of Computer and Information Sciences
A. Lazarevic, United Technologies Research Center
N. Reljin, Delaware State University Department of Mathematical Sciences
N. Melikechi, Delaware State University College of Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Technology
A. Marcano, Delaware State University Department of Physics and PreEngineering
Y. Markushin, Delaware State University Department of Physics and PreEngineering
(108662246) 
1:30 p.m.
Biological Application for the Oriented Skein Relation.
Candice Renee Price*, United States Military Academy, West Point
(108657491) 
2:00 p.m.
Stochastic Gravitational Microlensing: Mathematical Theory and Applications.
Alberto Mokak Teguia*, Rice University
(1086831473) 
2:30 p.m.
Some representation theory of $Sl_*(2,\mathcal{O}/\mathfrak{p}^2)$ where $*$ is the identity and $Sl_*(2,M_2(\mathcal{O}/\mathfrak{p}^2))$ where $*$ equals transpose.
Carmen M. Wright*, Jackson State University
(1086112865)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Applied, Computational, and Discrete Mathematics at National Laboratories and Federal Research Agencies
Room 11A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Rick Chartrand, Los Alamos National Lab
Gary Hewer, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake
Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida
Luminita Vese, University of California, Los Angeles lvese@math.ucla.edu

1:00 p.m.
Image and Video Processing with Nonconvex Splitting Algorithms.
Rick Chartrand*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(1086492080) 
1:30 p.m.
Applications of Graphs and Partial Orders at PNNL.
Emilie Hogan*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(1086051945) 
2:00 p.m.
Image Analysis in Remote Sensing Science.
Igor Yanovsky*, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
(1086351171) 
2:30 p.m.
Scalable adaptive function approximation and error estimation for stochastic simulations.
Richard K Archibald*, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
(1086652972) 
3:00 p.m.
Shape Reconstruction from Direct and Indirect Measurements.
Gunay Dogan*, Theiss Research, NIST
(1086651891) 
3:30 p.m.
The Error Transport and Adjoint Methods of Numerical Error Estimation.
Jeffrey W Banks, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Jeffrey M Connors*, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Jeffrey A Hittinger, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Carol S Woodward, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
(1086652965) 
4:00 p.m.
Automatically Structuring Unstructured Data: A Probabilistic Approach and Open Questions.
Arjuna Flenner*, NAVAIR
Gary Hewer, NAVAIR
(1086601506) 
4:30 p.m.
Optimal Derivatives of Noisy Simulations.
Stefan M Wild*, Argonne National Laboratory, Mathematics and Computer Science Division
(1086652663) 
5:00 p.m.
Computational Harmonic Analysis and Cauchy Problems.
George Fann*, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
(1086652994) 
5:30 p.m.
Optimizationbased moment closures for kinetic equations.
Cory Hauck*, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
(1086652989) 
6:00 p.m.
TALK ADDED: Computing on Sequoia: Designing scalable algorithms, Matthew O'Brien, Barna L. Bihari, Patrick Brantley, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; and Ken Joy, Institute 
6:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Computing on Sequoia: The Search for Synergy Between Algorithms and Hardware.
Barna L Bihari*, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
(1086682981) 
6:30 p.m.
Fast Evaluating Matern Covariance Kernel by a Cartesian Treecode.
Lei Wang*, Argonne National Lab
Jie Chen, Argonne National Lab
(108665502)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Participation of Women in MathematicsJoint Committee on the Participation of Women in the Mathematical Sciences Panel Discussion
Parental and family leave for graduate students and post docs: Policies and experiences.
Room 1A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Patricia Hale, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Cathy Kessel, Berkeley, California
Tanya Leise, Amherst College
Panelists:
Cathy Kessel,
Sonja Mitchell Gallagher, University of California, Santa Barbara
Kathryn Murphy, University of California, San Diego
Mary Radcliffe, University of Californa, San Diego
Ami Radunskaya, Pomona College
Ruth Haas, Smith College 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Presentations on the Circle activities listed below will be given at the indicated times; complete programs will be available in the session room.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott
Organizers:
Philip B. Yasskin, Texas A&M University yasskin@math.tamu.edu
Sam Vandervelde, St. Lawrence University
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University
James Tanton, St. Mark's School 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Exploring Lill's Method for Finding Polynomial Roots; What Is in that Can of Soda?; Folding Polygons.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
NavajoRelated Math Circle Activities; Pool Table Geometry; Hyperbolic Soccer Ball.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Research Update on Math Teachers' Circles; Exploring Lill's Method for Finding Polynomial Roots; What's Up With Spot It?; Hyperbolic Soccer Ball.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Keeping Safe: Lessons Learned Working with SFMC Elementary Students; NavajoRelated Math Circle Activities; Operation Cookie Jar; Folding Polygons.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Keeping Safe: Lessons Learned Working with SFMC Elementary Students; What Is in that Can of Soda?; What's Up With Spot It?
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
Research Update on Math Teachers' Circles; Operation Cookie Jar; Pool Table Geometry.
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles for Students and Teachers Poster and Activity Session
{\bf Reception.}
Marina Ballroom FG, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAANSFSIAM Panel Discussion
Reporting progress: A minisymposium on mathematical modeling across the K16 curriculum.
Room 4, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Richard Alo, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Ron Buckmire, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Lee Zia, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Peter Turner, Clarkson University and SIAM
Panelists:
Ron Buckmire,
Peter Turner,
Katherine Socha, Math for America
Jeffrey Humphreys, Brigham Young University
Rachel Levy, Harvey Mudd College 
Friday January 11, 2013, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Threetype side conditions and forcing axioms.
Room 7B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Itay Neeman*, University of California, Los Angeles 
Friday January 11, 2013, 2:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Where Have All the Zeros Gone?
Room 2, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephanie Edwards, Hope College sedwards@hope.edu

2:00 p.m.
Extreme curvature of polynomials and level sets.
Stephanie Edwards*, Hope College
(1086AG535) 
2:30 p.m.
Nonreal zeros of derivatives of a class of real entire functions.
Jessalyn Bolkema*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(1086AG598) 
3:00 p.m.
Where the Critical Numbers of a Polynomial Aren't.
Matt Boelkins*, Grand Valley State University
(1086AG1317) 
3:30 p.m.
The LeeYang Theorem in probability and statistical physics.
Alexander VandenbergRodes*, UC Irvine
(1086AG2923) 
4:00 p.m.
The Zeros of Eulerian polynomials and their Multivariate Extensions.
Jim Haglund*, University of Pennsylvania
(1086AG2036)

2:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 2:15 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Rocky Mountain Mathematics Consortium Board of Directors Meeting
Malibu Room, 4th Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 2:30 p.m.5:40 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session: Mathematics Education, I
Room 33C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Stephen Davis, Davidson College stdavis@davidson.edu
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Douglas Norton, Villanova University
Moderators:
Sandra Richardson, Virginia State University
Martha Byrne, University of New Mexico

2:30 p.m.
Math Transition into the Common Core Era.
Kathryn Ernie*, University of Wisconsin  River Falls
Erick Brian Hofacker, University of Wisconsin  River Falls
Sherrie Serros, University of Wisconsin  Eau Claire
(1086VE669) 
2:45 p.m.
Assessment of Pedagogical Content Knowledge Aligned with Common Core Standards for PreStudent Teachers.
Erick Brian Hofacker*, University of Wisconsin  River Falls
Sherrie Serros, University of Wisconsin  Eau Claire
Kathryn Ernie, University of Wisconsin  River Falls
(1086VE668) 
3:00 p.m.
Using a Geometry Common Core State Standard to Teach Function Transformations.
Becky E Hall*, Western Connecticut State University
(1086VE655) 
3:15 p.m.
IBL in redesign for introductory trigonometry classes.
Edward D Smith, Pima Community College
Vickey R Smith*, Pima Community College
(1086VE224) 
3:30 p.m.
Writing and using a set of IBL course notes in differential calculus.
Brian M Loft*, Sam Houston State University
(1086VE975) 
3:45 p.m.
Explorations in Counting and Divisibility: An Example for Undergraduate Mathematics.
Jathan W Austin*, Salisbury University
(1086VE1217) 
4:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Pilot Study on the Impact of Incorporating Problems with Incorrect Solutions into Exams on Students' Understanding of Mathematical Concepts.
Manyiu Tse*, Molloy College
(1086VE1529) 
4:15 p.m.
The Passport Project for an Interactive Classroom.
Paul C Fonstad*, Franklin College
(1086VE1660) 
4:30 p.m.
Investigating Undergraduate Students' Attitudes and Achievements through Writing in Blackboard Discussion Board in College Algebra Course.
Soofia Malik*, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
Karen Traxler, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
(1086VE2322) 
4:45 p.m.
Logical Inference visavis Information Processing/linguistics.
Homer W. Austin*, Salisbury University
(1086VE2012) 
5:00 p.m.
Online Mathematics Tutoring at a Community College.
C. Adam Feldhaus*, Columbus
(1086VE1560) 
5:15 p.m.
Teacher educators' adoption of technology: Longitudinal findings from faculty teaching in a distance mathematics program.
David M Glassmeyer, University of Northern Colorado
Reshmi Nair*, University of Northern Colorado
(1086VE232) 
5:30 p.m.
Native Americanbased Mathematics Materials for Integration into Undergraduate Courses.
Charles Peter Funkhouser*, California State University Fullerton, California
Miles R Pfahl, Turtle Mountain Community College, Belcourt, ND
(1086VE726)

2:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
ASL Contributed Paper Session, I
Room 7B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

2:30 p.m.
Constructing automorphisms of corona algebras.
Samuel Coskey*, Boise State University 
2:55 p.m.
Inverse limit reflection and the structure of $L(V_{\lambda+1})$.
Scott Cramer*, University of California, Berkeley 
3:20 p.m.
Maharam algebras.
Zikica Perovic*, Mira Costa College
Boban Velickovic, Université Paris 7 
3:45 p.m.
Friedberg numbering in Fragments of Peano Arithmetic and $\alpha$recursion theory.
Wei Li*, National University of Singapore 
4:10 p.m.
Truthtable degrees of Turing complete sets and random strings.
Rachel Epstein*, Harvard University 
4:35 p.m.
Domatic partitions of computable graphs.
Matthew Jura, Manhattan College
Tyler Markkanen*, Manhattan College
Oscar Levin, University of Northern Colorado 
5:00 p.m.
The computability of martingale convergence.
Jason Rute*, Carnegie Mellon University

2:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 2:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.
Presentations by MAA Teaching Award Recipients
Room 6C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Barbara Faires, Westminster College
Paul Zorn, St. Olaf College

2:30 p.m.
Weakness to wholeness: the struggle and the hope.
Francis Su*, Harvey Mudd College
(1086A02999) 
3:00 p.m.
Students into Mathematicians: Twentyfive years teaching at a liberal arts college for women.
Margaret Robinson*, Mount Holyoke College
(1086A03000)

2:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
AMS Committee on Science Policy Panel Discussion
Who will pay for the papers we publish?
Room 10, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Moderators:
Don McClure, AMS
Panelists:
David Goss, The Ohio State University
Robion Kirby, University of California, Berkeley
Joachim Heinze, Springer
Organizers:
Kenneth M. Golden, University of Utah 
Friday January 11, 2013, 2:40 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Using InquiryBased Learning in Mathematics for Liberal Arts Courses, II
Room 1A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Julian F. Fleron, Westfied State University
Volker Ecke, Westfield State University
Philip K. Hotchkiss, Westfield State University photchkiss@westfield.ma.edu
Christine von Renesse, Westfield State University

2:40 p.m.
Oulipo: Applying Mathematical Constraints to Poetry, Prose, Art, Dance, and More in a Mathematics for Liberal Arts classroom.
Sloan E Despeaux*, Western Carolina University
(1086R1375) 
3:00 p.m.
Exploring the Math of Celtic Knots.
Teresa E. Moore*, Ithaca College
L. Christine Kinsey, Canisius College
(1086R12328) 
3:20 p.m.
Teaching Effective Thinking.
Michael Starbird*, The Unversity of Texas at Austin
(1086R12473) 
3:40 p.m.
Dance and ribbon patterns in maypole dancing.
Volker Ecke*, Westfield State University
Christine von Renesse, Westfield State University
(1086R1983) 
4:00 p.m.
"Statistics through Baseball": The Moore Method in LiberalArts Mathematics.
E Lee May*, Salisbury University
(1086R12934) 
4:20 p.m.
Interdisciplinary Math for NonSTEM Students: Curriculum Design to Facilitate Faculty Teaching Across Disciplines.
Susan K Staats*, University of Minnesota
(1086R11495) 
4:40 p.m.
Engaging Operations Research Students with a Local Reservoir Management Problem.
Gregory Moore*, Wells College, Aurora, NY
(1086R11457)

2:40 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 2:40 p.m.4:00 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Using technology to develop mathematical understanding.
Room 4, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Gail Burrill, Michigan State University
Panelists:
Tom Dick, Oregon State University
Wade Ellis, West Valley Community College
Al Cuoco, Educational Development Center
Gail Burrill, 
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #3: Part B
How to run a successful Math Circle.
Room 29C, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Sam Vandervelde, St. Lawrence University
Japheth Wood, Bard College
Amanda Katharine Serenevy, Riverbend Community Math Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #7: Part B
Teaching and assessing writing and presentations: Collaborative development of pedagogy.
Room 29D, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Susan Ruff, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mia Minnes, University of California, San Diego
Joel Lewis, University of Minnesota 
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #11: Part B
Teaching differential equations with modeling.
Room 30A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Darryl Yong, Harvey Mudd College
Ami Radunskaya, Pomona College
Tom LoFaro, Gustavus Adolphus College
Dan Flath, Macalester College
Michael Huber, Muhlenberg College 
Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.4:45 p.m.
MAA Session on Mentoring Graduate Students: Pathways to Success
Room 33B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Jenna Price Carpenter, Louisiana Tech University jenna@coes.latech.edu
Molly Fenn, North Carolina State University

3:30 p.m.
Future Mathematics Faculty Program at UC Irvine.
Sarah E. Eichhorn*, University of California, Irvine
(1086L12903) 
3:50 p.m.
EDGEISU.
Leslie Hogben*, Iowa State University and American Institute of Mathematics
(1086L1363) 
4:10 p.m.
Preparing STEM URM Postdoctoral Associates for Faculty Positions  A Replicable Model to Increase Diversity in Faculty Ranks.
Brooke Shipley*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Manorama Khare, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1086L1989) 
4:30 p.m.
How to Develop Your Mentoring Network: Critical Skills for a LifeLong Career.
Donna J. Dean*, Association for Women in Science
Cynthia L. Simpson, Association for Women in Science
(1086L1356)

3:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.5:25 p.m.
MAA Session on Projects, Demonstrations, and Activities that Engage Liberal Arts Mathematics Students, II
Room 7A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Sarah Mabrouk, Framingham State University smabrouk@framingham.edu

3:30 p.m.
Using Popular Culture to introduce Mathematical Ideas.
Steve Hilbert*, Ithaca College
(1086M52784) 
3:50 p.m.
A humanistic reading component for an introduction to proofs course.
Gizem Karaali*, Pomona College
(1086M561) 
4:10 p.m.
An openended project for a liberal arts mathematics course.
Ksenija SimicMuller*, Pacific Lutheran University
(1086M5716) 
4:30 p.m.
A spectrum of Values, Critical Thinking, Writing, and Social Justice activities used to engage students and to assist adjuncts in mathematics.
Jacci White*, Saint Leo University
Scott B. White, Saint Leo University
(1086M5903) 
4:50 p.m.
ServiceLearning Projects and Activities that Engage Liberal Arts Mathematics Students: Implementation and Assessments.
Morteza ShafiiMousavi*, Indiana University South Bend
Paul Kochanowski, Indiana University South Bend
(1086M5575) 
5:10 p.m.
A Plaidoyer for Boolean Algebra.
Helmut Knaust*, The University of Texas at El Paso
(1086M52685)

3:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Undergraduate Poster Session
Exhibit Hall B2, Ground Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Joyati Debnath, Winona State University 
Friday January 11, 2013, 4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Congressional Fellowship Session
Room 10, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Samuel M. Rankin III, American Mathematical Society 
Friday January 11, 2013, 5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SIGMAA for Mathematicians in Business, Industry, and Government Business Meeting, Guest Lecture, and Reception
Room 4, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

5:00 p.m.
Business meeting. 
6:00 p.m.
Is God a mathematician?
Mario Livio*, Space Telescope Science Institute
(1086A068) 
7:15 p.m.
Reception.

5:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
SIGMAA on Mathematics Instruction Using the Web Business Meeting, Reception, and Guest Lecture
Room 1B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

5:30 p.m.
MathJax: The present and the future.
Davide Cervone*, Union College
(1086A073)

5:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Special Presentation: Poetry Reading
All mathematical poets and those interested in mathematical poetry are invited.
Room 3, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Current issues in actuarial science education.
Room 5B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert Buck, Slippery Rock University
Bettye Anne Case, Florida State University
Steve Paris, Lebanon Valley College
Kevin Charlwood, Washburn University
Panelists:
Robert Buck,
Kevin Charlwood,
Jim Daniel, University of Texas at Austin 
Friday January 11, 2013, 5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
SIGMAA on the Philosophy of Mathematics Reception, Business Meeting, and Guest Lecture
Room 5A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

6:30 p.m.
A guide for the perplexed: What mathematicians need to know to understand philosophers of mathematics.
Mark Balaguer*, California State University at Los Angeles
(1086A072)

6:30 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.7:15 p.m.
AWM Poster Session
Foyer, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center

6:00 p.m.
Bounds on the radius of the padic Mandelbrot set.
Jacqueline Anderson*, Brown University
(10861184) 
6:00 p.m.
Constructing Graphs with No Immersion of Large Complete Graphs.
Megan E. Heenehan*, Wesleyan University
Karen L. Collins, Wesleyan University
(10860590) 
6:00 p.m.
Almost universal ternary sums of squares and $(2p+2)$gonal numbers.
Anna Haensch*, Wesleyan University
(108611124) 
6:00 p.m.
CrossCharacteristic Representations of $Sp_6(2^a)$ and Their Restrictions to Proper Subgroups.
Amanda A. Schaeffer Fry*, University of Arizona
(108620147) 
6:00 p.m.
Explicit Uniform Bounds for Preperiodic Points in Families of Twists.
Alon Levy, Brown University
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Bianca Thompson*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(108611154) 
6:00 p.m.
Effect of stretchdependent proliferation on collective cell migration.
Tracy L. Stepien*, University of Pittsburgh
David Swigon, University of Pittsburgh
(108692161) 
6:00 p.m.
Affine pavings of Hessenberg varieties.
Martha E Precup*, University of Notre Dame
(108614164) 
6:00 p.m.
Continuity Properties of CamassaHolm Type Equations.
Katelyn J Grayshan*, University of Notre Dame
(108635186) 
6:00 p.m.
A Fast Algorithm to solve the Biharmonic equation with application to slow viscous flow.
Aditi Ghosh*, Texas A&M University, College Station
Prabir Daripa, Texas A&M University, College Station
(108635196) 
6:00 p.m.
New Combinatorial Methods for Computing the Intersection Cohomology Poincaré Polynomial for Schubert Varieties.
Jennifer A. Koonz*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(108605240) 
6:00 p.m.
Large gaps between zeros of Dedekind zetafunctions of quadratic number fields.
Caroline L. TurnageButterbaugh*, University of Mississippi
(108611243) 
6:00 p.m.
Rigidity in Topological Dynamics.
Kelly Brooke Yancey*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(108637244) 
6:00 p.m.
Betti diagrams of modules over short graded Gorenstein rings.
Courtney Gibbons*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(108613247) 
6:00 p.m.
A Diagrammatic Multivariate Alexander Invariant of Tangles.
Kathleen Grace Kennedy*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(108654256) 
6:00 p.m.
Generalizing traces of Frobenius for metabelian Galois representations.
Rachel M. Davis*, University of WisconsinMadison
(108611259) 
6:00 p.m.
Twisted Weyl group multiple Dirichlet series over the rational function field.
Holley A Friedlander*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(108611266) 
6:00 p.m.
Knots in thick, self avoiding random walks in 3space.
Laura Zirbel*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(108654297) 
6:00 p.m.
The cluster value problem in spaces of continuous functions.
Sofia Ortega Castillo*, Texas A&M University
(108632298) 
6:00 p.m.
Unknotting Moves of Virtual Knots.
Melanie DeVries*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(108654299) 
6:00 p.m.
Closure Properties of Stackable Groups.
Ashley Johnson*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(108620300)

6:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Mathematical and Computational Biology Reception, Business Meeting, and Guest Lecture
Room 1A, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center

6:00 p.m.
Reception and business meeting. 
7:00 p.m.
Modeling and calculus for the life sciences with WeBWorK computer labs.
Joseph M. Mahaffy*, San Diego State University
(1086A067)

6:00 p.m.

Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Film Presentation
Darwin's Extra Sense.
Room 6AB, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center 
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Dramatic Presentation
Mathematically Bent Theater.
Room 6C, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Presenters:
Colin Adams, Mobiusbandaid Players 
Friday January 11, 2013, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
AMS Mathematical Reviews Reception
Mission Hills Room, 3rd Floor, Marriott 
Friday January 11, 2013, 7:45 p.m.8:35 p.m.
NAM CoxTalbot Address
The Rest of the Story.
Marina Ballroom E, 3rd Floor, Marriott
Genevieve Madeline Knight*, Coppin State University/Baltimore Maryland
(1086971211) 
Friday January 11, 2013, 8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
MAAProject NExT Reception
All Project NExT Fellows, consultants, and other friends of Project NExT are invited.
Marina Ballroom F, 3rd Floor, Marriott
Organizers:
Julia Barnes, Western Carolina University
Judith Covington, Louisiana State University Shreveport
Matthew DeLong, Taylor University
Aparna W. Higgins, University of Dayton