Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
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
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions

Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Continued Fractions, I
Room 31B, Upper Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
James McLaughlin, West Chester University
Nancy J. Wyshinski, Trinity College nancy.wyshinski@trincoll.edu

1:00 p.m.
Continued Fractions Converge with Probability One.
Lisa Lorentzen*, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
(1086401515) 
1:30 p.m.
Symmetry in the Sequence of Approximation Coefficients.
Avraham Bourla*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
(108611455) 
2:00 p.m.
A Favard type theorem associated with orthogonal polynomials on the unit circle.
A. Sri Ranga*, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Jose do Rio Preto, SP, Brazil
(108633337) 
2:30 p.m.
Stern polynomials and continued fractions.
Karl Dilcher*, Dalhousie University
Kenneth B. Stolarsky, University of Illinois
(1086111643) 
3:00 p.m.
Renyi like Continued Fractions.
Eugen Andrei Ghenciu*, East Central University
(108637970) 
3:30 p.m.
Cubic Irrationals and Periodicity via a Family of Multidimensional Continued Fraction Algorithms.
Krishna Dasaratha, Harvard
Laure Flapan, UCLA
Thomas Garrity*, Williams
Chansoo Lee, University of Michigan
Cornelia Mihaila, University of Texas
Nicholas NeumannChu, Williams
Sarah Peluse, University of Chicago
Matthew Stroffregen, UCLA
(1086111426)

1:00 p.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.