Joint Mathematics Meetings Full Program
Current as of Saturday, January 25, 2014 00:29:01
Joint Mathematics Meetings
Baltimore Convention Center, Hilton Baltimore, and Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD
January 1518, 2014 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1096
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A. Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
Monday January 13, 2014

Monday January 13, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Geometry and Topology in Statistical Inference, Part I
Grand Ballroom, West, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Organizers:
Sayan Mukherjee, Duke University

9:00 a.m.
Geometry in statistical inference.
Sayan Mukherjee*, Duke University
(1096622781) 
11:00 a.m.
Topology in statistical inference.
Sayan Mukherjee*, Duke University
(1096622782) 
2:00 p.m.
Hodge operator in data analysis.
LekHeng Lim*, University of Chicago
(1096552786) 
4:00 p.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Monday January 13, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Short Course on Reading, Writing, and Doing the History of Mathematics: Learning the Methods of Historical Research, Part I
Grand Ballroom, East, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Organizers:
Amy ShellGellasch, Montgomery College

7:30 a.m.
Registration. 
8:30 a.m.
Introduction and Welcome by {\bf Amy ShellGellasch} 
9:00 a.m.
Ways of relating to the mathematics of the past (part 1).
Michael Fried*, Ben Gurion University of the Negev 
10:00 a.m.
Coffee break. 
10:15 a.m.
Ways of relating to the mathematics of the past (part 2).
Michael Fried*, Ben Gurion University of the Negev 
1:00 p.m.
Contextualization of history.
Ron Calinger*, Catholic University of America 
2:15 p.m.
Historical documents and sources and implications to pedagogy (part 1).
V. Frederick Rickey*, USMA 
3:15 p.m.
Coffee break. 
3:30 p.m.
The problem of translation: A case study using Book II of the Elements.
Colin McKinney*, Wabash College

7:30 a.m.

Monday January 13, 2014, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
NSFEHR Grant Proposal Writing Workshop
Grand Ballroom, Salons ABC, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Tuesday January 14, 2014

Tuesday January 14, 2014, 8:00 a.m.6:30 p.m.
AMS Department Chairs Workshop
University Ballroom, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor 
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 8:30 a.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Short Course on Reading, Writing, and Doing the History of Mathematics: Learning the Methods of Historical Research, Part II
Grand Ballroom, East, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Organizers:
Amy ShellGellasch, Montgomery College

8:30 a.m.
Welcome and recap, {\bf Amy ShellGellasch} 
9:00 a.m.
Historical documents and sources and their implications for pedagogy (part 2).
V. Frederick Rickey*, U.S.M.A. 
10:00 a.m.
Coffee break. 
10:15 a.m.
Reading and writing the history of mathematics (part 1).
Karen Parshall*, University of Virginia 
11:00 a.m.
Cultural bias and translations (part 1).
Joe Dauben*, Lehman College, CUNY 
1:15 p.m.
Reading and writing the history of mathematics (part 2).
Karen Parshall*, University of Virginia 
2:00 p.m.
Cultural bias in research and translations (part 2).
Joe Dauben*, Lehman College CUNY 
2:45 p.m.
Coffee break. 
3:00 p.m.
Panel discussion on pedagogical applications by all presenters, moderated by {\bf Amy ShellGellasch}. 
5:00 p.m.
Wrapup and final words, {\bf Amy ShellGellasch}.

8:30 a.m.

Tuesday January 14, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Geometry and Topology in Statistical Inference, Part II
Grand Ballroom, West, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Organizers:
Sayan Mukherjee, Duke University

9:00 a.m.
Computing geometric and topological summaries.
Yusu Wang*, Ohio State University
(1096522783) 
11:00 a.m.
Random geometry and topology.
Matthew Kahle*, Ohio State University
(1096522785) 
2:00 p.m.
Geometry and topology in cancer systems biology.
Monica Nicolau*, Stanford University
(1096922784) 
4:00 p.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Tuesday January 14, 2014, 9:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Ancillary Workshop on Teaching the Statistical Investigation Process with RandomizationBased Inference
Stadium Ballroom 5, 2nd Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Presenters:
Nathan Tintle, Dordt College 
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Board of Governors
Holiday Ballroom 6, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Ancillary Workshop on Interactive Probability Instruction
Stadium Ballroom 4, 2nd Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Presenters:
Dennis Pearl, The Ohio State University
Kyle Siegrist, University of Alabama
Ivo Dinov, University of Michigan 
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 1:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
AMS Council
Holiday Ballrooms 13, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Tuesday January 14, 2014, 3:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC
Wednesday January 15, 2014

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 7:00 a.m.8:45 a.m.
MAA Minority Chairs Meeting
Peale, 1st Floor, Hilton 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 7:30 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 7:45 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Analysis and Partial Differential Equations
Room 304, BCC

7:45 a.m.
ComplexValued Functions and the Mean Value Theorem.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee University
(1096302244) 
8:00 a.m.
Almost everywhere convergence of Fourier integrals revisted.
ChangPao Chen*, Hsuan Chuang University
Elijah Liflyand, Bar Ilan University
(109642978) 
8:15 a.m.
MultiD Wavelet FB Design using QuillenSuslin Theorem for Laurent Polynomials.
Youngmi Hur*, Johns Hopkins University
Hyungju Park, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea
Fang Zheng, Johns Hopkins University
(109642124) 
8:30 a.m.
Sharp Bounds for $t$Haar Multipliers in $L_2$.
Oleksandra V Beznosova*, Baylor University
Maria Cristina Pereyra, Univrsity of New Mexico
Jean Carlo Moraes, Universidade Federal de Pelotas
(1096421089) 
8:45 a.m.
Dynamical sampling in hybrid shift invariant spaces.
Roza Aceska*, Vanderbilt University
Akram Aldroubi, Vanderbilt University
Sui Tang, Vanderbilt University
(1096421799) 
9:00 a.m.
Overcoming singularity of signal recovery by dynamical sampling in hybrid shift invariant spaces.
Roza Aceska, Vanderbilt University
Akram Aldroubi, Vanderbilt University
Sui Tang*, Vanderbilt University
(1096421819) 
9:15 a.m.
Use of novel complex metrics in the derivation of the sum of paths transition function.
Clinton Cooper Zimmerman*, Gaithersburg, MD
(109632742) 
9:30 a.m.
Study of the Solution of the Hyperbolic Systems Analytically Via Decomposition Method.
M Najafi*, Kent State University
(1096371853) 
9:45 a.m.
On multiplier sequences of the second kind.
George Csordas, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Tamas Forgacs*, California State University, Fresno
(1096301978) 
10:00 a.m.
Generalized 2D EulerBoussinesq equations with a singular velocity.
Durga Jang KC*, Oklahoma State University
(1096351412) 
10:15 a.m.
Small global solutions to the damped twodimensional Boussinesq equations.
Dhanapati Adhikari*, Marywood University
Chongsheng Cao, Florida International University
Jiahong Wu, Oklahoma State University and ChungAng University
Xiaojing Xu, Beijing Normal University and Laboratory of Mathematics and Complex Systems, Ministry of Education, Beijing
(1096351914) 
10:30 a.m.
Crime Modeling with Lévy Flights.
Sorathan Chaturapruek*, Harvey Mudd College
Jonah Breslau, Pomona College
Daniel Yazdi, University of California
Theodore Kolokolnikov, Dalhousie University
Scott G. McCalla, University of California
(1096352494) 
10:45 a.m.
Morse Index Theory and Applications to Linear Elliptic Eigenvalue Problems.
Mauricio A. Rivas*, University of Houston
Giles Auchmuty, University of Houston
(109635902)

7:45 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Advances in Analysis and PDEs, I
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Tepper L. Gill, Howard University tgill@howard.edu
Daniel A. Williams, Howard University

8:00 a.m.
Isoperimetric inequalities for extremal Sobolev functions.
Jesse Ratzkin*, University of Cape Town
Tom Carroll, University College Cork
(109635682) 
8:30 a.m.
LiYau type gradient estimates and a Liouville Type Theorem for the Schrördinger Operator.
Xiangjin Xu*, Binghamton UniversitySUNY
(109635727) 
9:00 a.m.
Exponential Decay of Eigenfunctions of Higher Order Elliptic PDE's.
Ira Herbst*, University of Virginia
Erik Skibsted, Mathematics Institute, Aarhus University
(109635278) 
10:00 a.m.
MongeKantorovich mass transport for modeling systems and solving partial differential equations and systems.
David Kinderlehrer*, Carnegie Mellon University
(1096351860)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Christopher Hacon, University of Utah
Zsolt Patakfalvi, Princeton University pzs1980@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
Positivity for Weil divisors.
Alberto Chiecchio*, University of Washington
Stefano Urbinati, Università di Padova
(109614190) 
9:00 a.m.
Toward a generalization of the Oort conjecture.
Andrew Obus*, University of Virginia
(109614263) 
10:00 a.m.
Kashiwara conjugation for twisted Dmodules.
Patrick Gerald Brosnan*, University of Maryland
(1096141862)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, I
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
Jozef Przytycki, George Washington University przytyck@gwu.edu
Radmila Sazdanovic, University of Pennsylvania
Alexander N. Shumakovitch, George Washington University
Hao Wu, George Washington University

8:00 a.m.
$sl_4$ webs.
Heather M Russell*, Washington College
(1096051582) 
8:30 a.m.
On a categorification for the sl(n) polynomial (for n $>$ 3).
Carmen L Caprau*, California State University, Fresno
(1096571442) 
9:00 a.m.
Skein theory and AndrewsGordon Identities for the false theta functions.
Mustafa Hajij*, Louisiana State University
(109655667) 
9:30 a.m.
Categorification of the ribbon element in quantum sl(2).
Anna Beliakova*, University of Zurich
Kazuo Habiro, RIMS (Kyoto)
(1096181513) 
10:00 a.m.
Unification of associative, selfdistributive, and Lie algebras.
Adam S. Sikora*, University at Buffalo, SUNY
(1096161320) 
10:30 a.m.
Theta functions and topological quantum field theory.
Razvan Gelca*, Texas Tech University
Alastair Hamilton, Texas Tech University
(1096571091)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Applied Harmonic Analysis: Large Data Sets, Signal Processing, and Inverse Problems, I
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Mauro Maggioni, Duke University
Naoki Saito, University of California, Davis
Thomas Strohmer, University of California, Davis strohmer@math.ucdavis.edu

8:00 a.m.
Perfect reconstruction of signals from series of under sampled states.
Akram Aldroubi*, Vanderbilt University
(1096941311) 
9:00 a.m.
Distances between surfaces, with biological applications.
Ingrid Daubechies*, Duke University
(1096512766) 
10:00 a.m.
Phase Retrieval By Projections.
Peter G. Casazza*, University of Missouri
Jameson Cahill, Duke University
Jesse Peterson, Air Force Institute of Technology
Lindsey M. Woodland, University of Missouri
(109643905)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Classification Problems in Operator Algebras, I
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ionut Chifan, University of Iowa
David Penneys, University of Toronto dpenneys@math.toronto.edu

8:00 a.m.
Perturbation Problems for Subfactors.
Alan D Wiggins*, University of MichiganDearborn
(1096461002) 
9:00 a.m.
The BrauerPicard groupoid of the AsaedaHaagerup subfactor.
Pinhas Grossman, University of New South Wales
Masaki Izumi, Kyoto University
Noah Snyder*, Indiana University
(109646603) 
10:00 a.m.
Composed inclusions of subfactors.
Zhengwei Liu*, Vanderbilt
(109647260) 
10:30 a.m.
Guionnet, Jones, and Shlyakhtenko $C^*$ algebras.
Michael Hartglass*, University of Iowa
(109619201)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, I
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Michael A. Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

8:00 a.m.
A difference equation model for the evolutionary dynamics of a population subject to a strong Allee effect.
Jim M. Cushing*, University of Arizona
(109639889) 
8:30 a.m.
On the stability and bifurcation of A predatorprey model with Allee effect.
Laila Assas*, Umm AlQura University and King Abdul Aziz University
S Elaydi, Trinity University
E Kwessi, Trinity University
G Livadiotis, South West Research Institute
D Ribble, Trinity University
(109639715) 
9:00 a.m.
On the Dynamics of Discontinuous Discrete BevertonHolt Model.
Vlajko L. Kocic*, Xavier University of Louisiana
Yevgeniy Kostrov, Xavier University of Louisiana
(109639778) 
9:30 a.m.
Qualitative Analysis of Solutions of Functional Difference Equations.
Youssef Naim Raffoul*, University of Dayton
(109639900) 
10:00 a.m.
Existence of Antisymmetric Solutions for Second Order Difference Equations with Antiperiodic Boundary Conditions.
Jeffrey W Lyons*, Nova Southeastern University
(109639574) 
10:30 a.m.
Existence of positive solutions for a system of second order multipoint discrete boundary value problems.
Johnny Henderson*, Baylor University
Rodica Luca, Gh. Asachi Technical University
(10963956)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractional, Stochastic, and Hybrid Dynamic Systems with Applications, I
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
John Graef, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Gangaram S. Ladde, University of South Florida
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@Louisiana.edu

8:00 a.m.
Multiple Solutions of Systems of Fractional Boundary Value Problems: Part I.
John R. Graef*, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Lingju Kong, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Qingkai Kong, Northern Illinois University
(1096341197) 
8:30 a.m.
Multiple Solutions of Systems of Fractional Boundary Value Problems: Part II.
John R. Graef, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Lingju Kong*, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Qingkai Kong, Northern Illinois University
(1096341313) 
9:00 a.m.
Numerical method to solve fractional Integrodifferential equation using Wavelet.
Amit Seti*, BITS  Pilani, K. K. Birla Goa Campus, Goa
(1096411690) 
9:30 a.m.
Application of $\mu_{0}$positive operators to boundary value problems for fractional differential equations.
Paul Eloe*, University of Dayton
Jeffrey T. Neugebauer, Eastern Kentucky University
(109626739) 
10:00 a.m.
An existence result for fractional differential equations of order $1<\alpha<2$ with periodic boundary conditions.
J Diego Ramirez*, Lamar University
(109634610) 
10:30 a.m.
Mathematical Modeling of Option Pricing Processes under Internal and External Stochastic Perturbations.
Patrick Assonken*, University of South Florida, Tampa
G S Ladde, University of South Florida, Tampa
(109660939)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Graph Theory: Structural and Extremal Problems, I
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Daniel Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

8:00 a.m.
More about chorded cycles.
Ronald J. Gould*, Emory University
(1096052111) 
8:30 a.m.
Odd and Even Cycle Lengths in Graphs.
Michael S. Jacobson*, University of Colorado Denver & National Science Foundation
(1096051141) 
9:00 a.m.
Minimum degree thresholds for spanning subgraphs of directed and oriented graphs.
Andrzej Czygrinow, Arizona State University
Louis DeBiasio, Miami University
H.A. Kierstead, Arizona State University
Theodore Molla*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109605882) 
9:30 a.m.
Induced subgraphs of hypercubes.
Geir Agnarsson*, George Mason University
(1096051034) 
10:00 a.m.
Colored Saturation Problems.
Michael Ferrara*, University of Colorado Denver
(1096051203) 
10:30 a.m.
Expected Reliability of Communication protocols.
André Kündgen*, California State University San Marcos
Janina Patno, California State University San Marcos
(1096052366)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Hyperplane Arrangements and Applications, I
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Takuro Abe, Kyoto University
Max Wakefield, United States Naval Academy wakefiel@usna.edu
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido University

8:00 a.m.
Cohomology support loci and BernsteinSato ideals.
Nero Budur*, KU Leuven
(1096141047) 
8:30 a.m.
Basis construction of extended Shi and Catalan arrangements of the type $A_2$.
Daisuke Suyama*, Hokkaido University
(1096052196) 
9:00 a.m.
Arrangement of tori and the topology of coamoebas complement of algebraic varieties.
Mounir Nisse*, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Germany
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M UNiversity
(109614890) 
9:30 a.m.
Application of hyperplane arrangements to weight enumeration.
Relinde Jurrius*, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Ruud Pellikaan, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
(109605757) 
10:00 a.m.
Multinets in $\mathbb{P}^2$ and $\mathbb{P}^3$.
Jeremiah D Bartz*, Francis Marion University
(1096521533) 
10:30 a.m.
New tenline arrangements: reflections and a notion of distance.
Moshe Cohen*, Technion (Israel Institute of Technology)
Meirav Topol Amram, BarIlan University
Hao Sun, Huazhong Normal University
Mina Teicher, BarIlan University
Fei Ye, The University of Hong Kong
Anna Zarkh, BarIlan University
(109657888)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Logic and Probability, I
Room 319, BCC
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University
Doug Cenzer, University of Florida
Johanna Franklin, University of Connecticut johanna.franklin@uconn.edu
Valentina Harizanov, George Washington University

8:00 a.m.
New investigations in probabilistic strategies for algorithmic randomness.
Sam Buss, UCSD
Mia Minnes*, UCSD
(109603881) 
8:30 a.m.
Probabilistic foundations for quantum theory.
Alexander Wilce*, Susquehanna University
(1096812258) 
9:00 a.m.
Randomness, Probability, and Computation.
Christopher P Porter*, LIAFA, Université Paris Diderot  Paris 7
Laurent Bienvenu, LIAFA, Université Paris Diderto  Paris 7
Antoine Taveneaux, LIAFA, Université Paris Diderot  Paris 7
(1096031554) 
9:30 a.m.
The Generic Degrees of Coarsely Computable Reals.
Gregory Igusa*, University of Notre Dame
(1096031276) 
10:00 a.m.
SJT as an analog of Ktriviality.
Daniel Turetsky*, Kurt Gödel Research Center
(1096031534) 
10:30 a.m.
High(CR,MLR) and other properties close to PA.
Joseph S. Miller*, University of Wisconsin
(1096032325)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematics and Mathematics Education in Fiber Arts, I
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
SarahMarie Belcastro, Smith College
Carolyn Yackel, Mercer University yackel_ca@mercer.edu

8:00 a.m.
Defining an "Optimal" CrossStitching Method.
Mary D Shepherd*, Northwest Missouri State University
(109600520) 
8:30 a.m.
Extending existing enumerations: on the mathematics of tie knots.
Mikael VejdemoJohansson*, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Anders Sandberg, Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford University
(109651296) 
9:00 a.m.
Knitting Torus Knots and Links.
SarahMarie Belcastro*, Sarah Lawrence College / Smith College
(109657650) 
9:30 a.m.
Families of p4m Knitted Square Tiles.
Carolyn A Yackel*, Mercer University
(1096051001) 
10:00 a.m.
Truly random cables.
Elizabeth L. Wilmer*, Oberlin College
(1096051905) 
10:30 a.m.
The Chinese Remainder Theorem and knitting stitch patterns.
Berit Nilsen Givens*, Cal Poly Pomona
(1096111636)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Systems: Polynomial Equations, Nonlinear PDEs, and Applications, I
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Wenrui Hao, University of Notre Dame whao@nd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Global regularity issue of fluid dynamics partial differential equations.
Kazuo Yamazaki*, Oklahoma State University
(10963583) 
8:30 a.m.
A nonlinear PDE model for evaporation in unsaturated soils.
Eric Sullivan*, Carroll College
(109635139) 
9:00 a.m.
Tracking Problems for Marine Robots with Input Delays: A Case Study in Feedback Control.
Michael Malisoff, Louisiana State University
Shayok Mukhopadhyay*, Georgia Tech
(109693198) 
9:30 a.m.
Nodal Solutions for Neumann Problems with a Nonhomogeneous Differential Operator.
Michael Filippakis*, University of Piraeus
(1096001911) 
10:00 a.m.
Numerical Fiber Products for the Study of Mechanisms.
Eric M. Hanson*, Colorado State University
Daniel J. Bates, Colorado State University
Jonathan D. Hauenstein, North Carolina State University
Charles W. Wampler, General Motors Research Laboratories
(1096141968) 
10:30 a.m.
TALK MOVED: An Introduction to Parameter Homotopies and paramotopy.
Dan Bates, Colorado State University
Dan Brake, Colorado State University
Matthew Niemerg*, Colorado State University
(1096142397)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Random Matrices: Theory and Applications, I
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Bourgade, Harvard University
HorngTzer Yau, Harvard University htyau@math.harvard.edu

8:00 a.m.
On the higher universality classes in the random matrix model.
Alexander Its*, Indiana UniversityPurdue University Indianapolis
(1096001510) 
9:00 a.m.
Large random matrices with nonindependent entries.
Sean O'Rourke*, Yale University
(1096601684) 
10:00 a.m.
Universality of the Stochastic Airy Operator.
Manjunath Krishnapur, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Brian Rider*, Temple University
Bálint Virág, University or Toronto
(1096601892)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Geometric and Complex Analysis, I
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Zheng Huang, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island zheng.huang@csi.cuny.edu
Longzhi Lin, Rutgers University
Marcello Lucia, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island

8:00 a.m.
Metric Perspectives of the Ricci Flow.
Michael Munn*, University of Missouri
Sajjad Lakzian, MSRI and Mathematical Institute, University of Bonn
(109653864) 
8:30 a.m.
Minkowski identities for codimension2 surfaces and an Alexandrovtype theorem.
YeKai Wang*, Columbia University
(109653449) 
9:00 a.m.
On the Rigidity of Ricci Solitons.
Brett Kotschwar, Arizona State University
Lu Wang*, Johns Hopkins University
(109653858) 
9:30 a.m.
Multiplicity result for a class of elliptic systems.
Cyril Joel Batkam*, University of Sherbrooke
(1096351258) 
10:00 a.m.
A Hardy type inequality for $W^{m,1}_0$ functions with $m\geq2$.
Hernán Castro, Universidad de Talca
Juan Dávila, Universidad de Chile
Hui Wang*, Rutgers University
(109626866) 
10:30 a.m.
New Heat Kernel Estimates on Riemannian Manifolds with Negative Curvature.
Xiangjin Xu*, Binghamton UniversitySUNY
(109658272)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in the Langlands Program, I
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Moshe Adrian, University of Utah madrian@math.utah.edu
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri

8:00 a.m.
Jacquet's conjecture on the local converse problem for epipelagic supercuspidal representations of GL(n,F).
Moshe Adrian*, University of Utah
Baiying Liu, University of Utah
(109611709) 
9:00 a.m.
Local models and nearby cycles for $\Gamma_1(p)$level structure.
Thomas J Haines*, University of Maryland, College Park
Benoit Stroh, University of Paris 13
(1096111971) 
9:30 a.m.
On the moduli description of local models for ramified unitary groups.
Brian D Smithling*, Johns Hopkins University
(1096141708) 
10:00 a.m.
Rigid inner forms and endoscopy.
Tasho S Kaletha*, Princeton University
(1096112278) 
10:30 a.m.
Galois cohomology of real groups.
Jeffrey Adams*, University of Maryland
(1096222348)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in PostBaccalaureate Programs, I
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline JensenVallin, Slippery Rock University
Carl Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology
Darren Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Degree 14 2adic fields.
Chad Awtrey, Elon University
Nicole Miles, Elon University
Jonathan Milstead, University of North CarolinaGreensboro
Christopher Shill, Elon University
Erin Strosnider*, Elon University
(109611724) 
8:30 a.m.
An Exploration of Methods of Solving the Combinatorial Game Floodit.
Rachel Popp*, Colorado State University
Jason Jaeckel, Colorado State University
Amanda Rose, Colorado State University
Christie Burris, Colorado State University
Francis Motta, Colorado State University
Eric Hanson, Colorado State University
(1096911196) 
9:00 a.m.
Strong depth and quasigeodesics in finitely generated groups.
Brian Gapinski*, Wesleyan University
Tyler Weber, UW Stout
(1096202211) 
9:30 a.m.
Substance Abuse via Legally Prescribed Drugs: The Case of Vicodin in the United States.
Wendy K. Caldwell*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Benjamin Freedman, Bucknell University
Luke Settles, University of Southern Illinois, Edwardsville
Michael M. Thomas, Kennesaw State University
Anarina Murillo, Arizona State University
Erika Camacho, Arizona State University
Stephen Wirkus, Arizona State University
(1096342338) 
10:00 a.m.
The Isoperimetric Problem in the Plane with Density $e^{1/r}$.
Paul Gallagher, University of Pennsylvania
David Hu*, Georgetown University
Zane Martin, Williams College
Maggie Miller, University of Texas at Austin
Byron Perpetua, Williams College
(109653157) 
10:30 a.m.
Fast Generation and Tracking of GPS Visibility and Dilution of Precision Regions Using Level Set Methods.
Nora Stack*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Walter Cai, Cornell University
Ana Cristina PerezGea, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico
Scott Manifold, University of California, Riverside
(1096651094)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Symplectic and Contact Structures on Manifolds with Special Holonomy, I
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Sergey Grigorian, University of Texas Pan American
Sema Salur, University of Rochester salur@math.rochester.edu
Albert J. Todd, University of California, Riverside

8:00 a.m.
Invariant contact structures on 7dimensional nilmanifolds.
Sergii M Kutsak*, University of Florida
(109653585) 
8:30 a.m.
Symmetries of closed differential forms and Lie algebras up to homotopy.
Christopher L. Rogers*, GeorgAugustUniversität Göttingen
(1096531527) 
9:30 a.m.
Generalized complex geometry of hyperkähler and Quaternionic Kähler manifolds.
Rebecca E Glover*, University of Rochester
(1096531797) 
10:00 a.m.
Discussion 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Changing Education of Preservice Teachers in Light of the Common Core, I
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
William McCallum, University of Arizona wmc@math.arizona.edu
Michael Nakamaye, University of New Mexico
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico
Ellen Whitesides, University of Arizona

8:00 a.m.
Supporting Preservice Special Education Teachers with the Academic Rigor of the Common Core:.
Joanne C Caniglia*, Kent State University
(109697228) 
8:30 a.m.
MTEPartnership: Mathematicians, Mathematics Educators, and Secondary Mathematics Teachers Working Together to Transform the Preparation of Teachers.
W Gary Martin*, Auburn University
W. James Lewis, University of NebraskaLincoln
Marilyn E. Strutchens, Auburn University
(1096972043) 
9:00 a.m.
Using and Contributing to the Illustrative Mathematics Project: Projects for Your Preservice and Inservice Teachers.
Erin Militzer*, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylavania
Rohit Thomas, University of Arizona
(109697203) 
9:30 a.m.
Clear instruction of mathematical practice: Preparing teachers to use rich and ordinary problems to teach Common Core standards for mathematical practice.
Yvonne Lai*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096971695) 
10:00 a.m.
Developing Mathematical Habits of Mind in Preservice Teachers.
Davida Fischman*, CSU San Bernardino
Madeleine Jetter, CSU San Bernardino
(1096971999) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on the History of Mathematics, I
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Sloan Despeaux, Western Carolina University
Della Dumbaugh, University of Richmond ddumbaugh@richmond.edu
Glen van Brummelen, Quest University

8:00 a.m.
Circles and Spheres: A Comparison of Chinese and Greek Arguments and Proofs.
Joseph W Dauben*, Herbert H. Lehman College, The City University of New York
(1096011274) 
8:30 a.m.
The Linear Algebra of Tevfik Hussein Pasha.
Fernando Q. Gouvêa*, Colby College
(1096011007) 
9:00 a.m.
Rediscovering George Strachan's Euclid.
Gregg De Young*, The American University in Cairo
(109601518) 
9:30 a.m.
The Plain and Gunter's Scales  Seventeenth Century Additions to the Toolbox of Students and Practitioners of the Mathematicks.
Joel S. Silverberg*, Roger WIlliams University
(1096011103) 
10:00 a.m.
John Wallis' Computations on the Cycloid.
Maria R. Zack*, Point Loma Nazarene University
(109601745) 
10:30 a.m.
The Geometric Calculus of Bernoulli and l'Hôpital.
Robert E. Bradley*, Adelphi University
(1096011299)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:10 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on the Unreasonable Effectiveness of Modern Mathematics
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
Andrew Conner, Wake Forest University
Ellen Kirkman, Wake Forest University kirkman@wfu.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Sheaf Cohomology in Networks.
Robert Ghrist*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096AB146) 
8:35 a.m.
The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Representation Theory and the P vs NP Problem.
Daniel K Nakano*, University of Georgia
(1096AB352) 
9:10 a.m.
The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Number Theory in Cryptography.
Alice Silverberg*, University of California, Irvine
(1096AB519) 
9:45 a.m.
The Euclidean Distance Degree.
Bernd Sturmfels*, University of California at Berkeley
(1096AB455)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Assessing Quantitative Reasoning and Literacy
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Semra KilicBahi, ColbySawyer College skilicbahi@colbysawyer.edu
Eric Gaze, Bowdoin College
Andrew Miller, Belmont University
Aaron Montgomery, Central Washington University

8:00 a.m.
Standardizing assessment across QL courses.
Jill Bigley Dunham, Hood College
Betty Mayfield*, Hood College
(1096B12626) 
8:20 a.m.
Three Approaches to Assessment in the Quantitative Reasoning Classroom.
Maura B. Mast*, University of Massachusetts Boston
(1096B12424) 
8:40 a.m.
Assessing Quantitative Reasoning in Introduction to Probability and Statistics.
Robert J. Krueger*, Concordia University, St. Paul
(1096B12346) 
9:00 a.m.
A Collaborative approach to Assessing Quantitative Literacy within Carnegie's Quantway Pathway for Developmental Mathematics.
Cinnamon Hillyard*, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching
Eugene Milman, Borough of Manhattan Community College
Duane Benson, South Georgia State College
(1096B12153) 
9:20 a.m.
QL Across the Curriculum at ColbySawyer College.
Semra KilicBahi*, ColbySawyer College
(1096B12118) 
9:40 a.m.
Measuring Habits of Mind: Toward a Promptless Instrument for Assessing Quantitative Literacy.
Stuart Boersma*, Central Washington University
Dominic Klyve, Central Washington University
(1096B11643) 
10:00 a.m.
Results from an NSF TUES Quantitative Reasoning Assessment Project.
Eric Gaze*, Bowdoin College
(1096B11148) 
10:20 a.m.
Assessment in an inquirybased quantitative reasoning course for business students.
Victor I Piercey*, Ferris State University
(1096B11093) 
10:40 a.m.
The Need to Assess Quantitative Literacy in the Major.
Rodney E McNair*, Delaware State University
(1096B1310)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Assessing Student Learning: Alternative Approaches, I
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
Jane Butterfield, University of Minnesota butter@umn.edu
Robert Campbell III, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University
David Clark, University of Minnesota
John Peter, Utica College
Cassie Williams, James Madison University

8:00 a.m.
Active Assessment and Group/Individual Final Exams.
Brian J. Winkel*, US Military Academy
(1096B5167) 
8:20 a.m.
Oral Exams They're Not Just for Dentists.
Erin E. Bancroft*, Grove City College
(1096B52151) 
8:40 a.m.
StudentDriven Assessment.
Dan Callon*, Franklin College
(1096B52467) 
9:00 a.m.
Blending Evaluative and Formative Assessment.
Amy T DeCelles*, University of St. Thomas
(1096B52304) 
9:20 a.m.
Using Exam Wrappers in a Calculus Class.
Jennifer Franko Vasquez*, The University of Scranton
(1096B5230) 
9:40 a.m.
Standards and outcomes and grades, oh my!
David C. Clark*, University of Minnesota  Math Center for Educational Programs
(1096B5240) 
10:00 a.m.
Collaborative Assessments.
Brian Katz*, Augustana College
(1096B52678) 
10:20 a.m.
The Scarlet Letter: How we repented and came to value purposeful assessment.
M. Leigh Lunsford*, Longwood University
Phillip L. Poplin, Longwood University
(1096B51778) 
10:40 a.m.
Reading vs. 'Rithmatic.
Eric D. Bancroft*, Grove City College
(1096B52155)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics, I
Room 313, BCC

8:00 a.m.
The Maximal Length of a $k$separator Permutation.
Benjamin P Gunby*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096051464) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK MOVED: Equipopularity classes of 132avoiding permutations.
Lynn Chua*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Krishanu Roy Sankar, Harvard University
(109605376) 
8:30 a.m.
Avoiding Permutation Patterns in Ordered Set Partitions.
Stephanie DeGraaf*, Iowa State University
Kai Orans, Pomona College
Ruyue (Julia) Yuan, Valparaiso University
(109605447) 
8:45 a.m.
Shattering subpermutations in an array of npermutations.
Stephanie De Graaf, Iowa State University
Zoe Koch, University of Utah
Kathleen Lan*, Duke University
(109605755) 
9:00 a.m.
Covering $n$ Permutations with $n+k$ Permutations.
Kathleen Lan, Duke University
Amanda Laubmeier*, University of Arizona
Ruyue (Julia) Yuan, Valparaiso University
(109605344) 
9:15 a.m.
Catalan Numbers, Fine Numbers, and Partitions.
David C Vella*, Skidmore College
(1096052113) 
9:30 a.m.
Combinatorial Interpretations of Coefficients of Iterated Polynomials.
Gwyneth R Whieldon*, Hood College
Alison G Schuetz, Hood College
(1096052531) 
9:45 a.m.
A New Recursive relation arising from Fibonacci sequence.
Xinyun Zhu*, UTPB, Odessa, TX
(109605265) 
10:00 a.m.
Vertical recurrence relations for Stirling numbers of the second kind.
Ji Young Choi*, Shippensburg University of PA
(1096051550) 
10:15 a.m.
Descents of $\lambda$unimodal cyclic permutations.
Kassie Archer*, Dartmouth College
(1096051293) 
10:30 a.m.
Minimal Covering Sets on Young's Lattice.
Adam King*, University of Louisville
Zach Gabor, Haverford College
(109605432) 
10:45 a.m.
An orderpreserving analogue of O'Hara's structure theorem for Young's lattice.
Vivek Dhand*, Canandaigua, NY
(109605865)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Graph Theory
Room 312, BCC

8:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Conjecture on Spanning Trees with Fixed Leaf Distance.
Catherine Erbes, University of Colorado Denver
Theodore Molla, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Sarah Mousley, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Michael Santana*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109605452) 
8:15 a.m.
Degree lists for multiforests and near multiforests.
Garth Isaak*, Lehigh University
(1096052205) 
8:30 a.m.
The Cycle Intersection Matrix and Applications to Planar Graphs.
Caitlin Phifer*, University of Rhode Island
(109605505) 
8:45 a.m.
Minimum degree and immersions of complete graphs.
Megan E. Heenehan*, Eastern Connecticut State University
Karen L. Collins, Wesleyan University
(1096051575) 
9:00 a.m.
Cyclic $m$Cycle Systems of Complete Graphs minus a 1factor.
Heather D. Jordon*, Mathematical Reviews
Joy Morris, University of Lethbridge
(1096052037) 
9:15 a.m.
A New Proof on the Characterization of Neighborhood Graphs in Maximum Packings of $2K_n$.
Joseph Chaffee*, Auburn University
Chris Rodger, Auburn University
(1096051282) 
9:30 a.m.
Rainbow spanning trees in complete graphs.
James M. Carraher*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Stephen G. Hartke, University of NebraskaLincoln
Paul Horn, University of Denver
(1096051004) 
9:45 a.m.
Forbidden Subgraphs for Pancyclicity.
Timothy R Morris*, University of Colorado Denver
(1096051720) 
10:00 a.m.
Recent Developments Concerning Two Conjectures by Frucht.
Alessandra Graf*, Northern Arizona University
(1096052256) 
10:15 a.m.
Algebraic Characterization of Hypergraph Colorings.
M. Krul*, University of Rhode Island
L. Thoma, University of Rhode Island
(109605476) 
10:30 a.m.
Spectral Properties of Oriented Hypergraphs.
Nathan Reff*, Alfred University
(1096052624) 
10:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Induced Complementation in Graphs.
Shyam S. Kamath*, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
Prameela Kolake, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
(109605213)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Probability and Statistics, I
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
Mixing coefficients and mixtures of distributions.
Martial Longla*, University of Mississippi
(1096VH2738) 
8:15 a.m.
Model Checking: LevyDriven OrnsteinUhlenbeck Processes.
Ibrahim Abdelrazeq*, University of Ottawa
Gail Ivanoff, University of Ottawa
Rafal KuliK, University of Ottawa
(1096VH2667) 
8:30 a.m.
Approximations of the Generalized Exponential Distribution.
Salam M. Khan*, Alabama A&M University
(1096VH2524) 
8:45 a.m.
On the Properties of Exponentiated WeibullExponential Distribution.
Ahmad Alzaghal*, Central Michigan University
(1096VH2289) 
9:00 a.m.
Robust Penalized Functional Logistic Regression.
Melody Denhere*, University of Mary Washington
Nedret Billor, Auburn University
(1096VH2199) 
9:15 a.m.
Signed Rank with Responses Missing at Random.
Huybrechts Frazier Bindele*, University of South Alabama
(1096VH2179) 
9:30 a.m.
Functional Forecasting Models for Brain Tumor Mortality Rates.
Keshav P. Pokhrel*, Mercyhurst University
Chris P. Tsokos, University of South Florida
(1096VH2139) 
9:45 a.m.
The GumbelWeibull Distribution: Properties and Applications.
Raid M AlAqtash*, University of Cincinnati
(1096VH2042) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Markov Random Walk and Its application to Sequence Alignment Statistics.
Y Park*, NIH
J Spouge, NIH
(1096VH1985) 
10:15 a.m.
Mixing Times of Markov Chains for SelfOrganizing Lists and Biased Permutations.
Prateek Bhakta, Georgia Institute of Technology
Sarah Miracle*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dana Randall, Georgia Institute of Technology
Amanda Pascoe Streib, Center for Computing Sciences
(1096VH1568) 
10:30 a.m.
Bayesian Agestratified Joinpoint Regression Model: An Application to Lung and Brain Cancer Mortality.
Ram C. Kafle*, University of South Florida
Netra Khanal, The University of Tampa
Chris P Tsokos, University of South Florida
(1096VH1417) 
10:45 a.m.
Strong Analytic Solution of Fractional Cauchy Problems.
Jebessa B Mijena*, Georgia College & State University
Erkan Nane, Auburn University
(1096VH1560)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Teaching Introductory Mathematics
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
Efficacy of Online Delivery of Introductory Statistics in English to Taiwanese Students.
Joseph B. Liddle*, University of Alaska Southeast
(1096VP1651) 
8:15 a.m.
How to retain a perfect attendance rate at introductory level courses.
Ryo Ohashi*, King's College
(1096VP1688) 
8:30 a.m.
Using Algebra in the Classroom to Understand the Way in which Automobiles Collide.
Alexander G. Atwood*, SUNY Suffolk County Community College
Vera HuHyneman, SUNY Suffolk County Community College
(1096VP2530) 
8:45 a.m.
High School (through College) Algebra.
Christopher Schroeder*, Morehead State University
(1096VP2329) 
9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Contemporary Approach to Intermediate Algebra.
Don Small*, U. S. Military Academy
(1096VP2301) 
9:15 a.m.
College Algebra: A Comparison of Traditional and Computer Aided Approaches.
Patricia Anderson*, Southern Adventist University
Kevin Brown, Southern Adventist University
(1096VP1396) 
9:30 a.m.
A Word on Word Problems: How Improving Reading Comprehension and Mathematics Vocabulary Can Improve Performance on Mathematical Word Problems.
Dywayne A Nicely*, Ohio UniversityChillicothe
(1096VP1183) 
9:45 a.m.
Online vs. Traditional Onground Teaching for Basic Statistics.
Ping Ye*, Quincy University
(1096VP633) 
10:00 a.m.
Effective use of Chisquare Procedures in an Introductory Statistics Course.
Daniel J. Ghezzi*, King's College
(1096VP2122) 
10:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Supplemental Instruction in Precalculus.
Grethe Hystad*, The University of Arizona
(1096VP1893) 
10:30 a.m.
Innovative Student Projects on Exponential Growth and Decay in Precalculus.
Vera HuHyneman*, SUNY Suffolk County Community College
Alexander G. Atwood, SUNY Suffolk County Community College
(1096VP2519) 
10:45 a.m.
The Use of the Order of Operations in Reading, Writing and Solving Linear Equations.
Shumei C. Richman*, Midlands Technical College, Columbia, SC
(1096VP1508)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:25 a.m.
AMS Session on Numerical Methods and Computing, I
Room 305, BCC

8:00 a.m.
The Convergence of a Class of Third Order Schemes for Conservation Laws.
Nan Jiang*, Univ. of South Dakota
(109665347) 
8:15 a.m.
Numerical Smoothness and its Application to Error Analysis for RKDG on the Scalar Nonlinear Conservation Laws.
Adamou Made Fode*, Bowling Green State University
(1096651832) 
8:30 a.m.
Modified variational iterative method for solving the linear and nonlinear KleinGordon equations.
Adekunle Ademola Araromi*, The Polytechnic Ibadan, Eruwa, Oyo State, Nigeria.
(1096651307) 
8:45 a.m.
Spectral method for a 3D Spherical Interface Dynamo Equation.
Lina Ma*, Purdue University
Ting Cheng, Central China Normal University
Jie Shen, Purdue University
(109665575) 
9:00 a.m.
A Novel DataDriven Edge Sharpening Dbar Reconstruction Algorithm for 2D Electrical Impedance Tomography.
Sarah Jane Hamilton*, University of Helsinki
Andreas Hauptmann, University of Helsinki
Samuli Siltanen, University of Helsinki
(1096652091) 
9:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A highorder accurate accelerated direct solver for scattering from complicated 3D surfaces.
Adrianna Gillman*, Dartmouth College
James Bremer, University of California, Davis
PerGunnar Martinsson, University of Colorado at Boulder
(1096652087) 
9:30 a.m.
Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for a Modified CahnHilliard Equation and a Diffuse Interface Model of Tumor Growth.
Andreas C. Aristotelous*, Duke University
Ohannes Karakashian, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Steven M. Wise, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(1096651474) 
9:45 a.m.
TALK TITLE CHANGE: A multilevel domain decomposition algorithm using the hierarchical element structure.
Janitha Gunatilake*, Texas Tech University
Eugenio Aulisa, Texas Tech University
(1096651263) 
10:00 a.m.
Long Term HighOrder Numerical Integration with Galerkin Variational Integrators.
James Brian Hall*, University of California, San Diego
(1096652130) 
10:15 a.m.
Block preconditioners for coupled physics problems.
Geoffrey R Dillon*, Texas Tech University
Victoria Howle, Texas Tech University
Robert C Kirby, Baylor University
(1096651627)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.8:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Projects, Demonstrations, and Activities that Engage Liberal Arts Mathematics Students, I
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Sarah Mabrouk, Framingham State University smabrouk@framingham.edu

8:00 a.m.
Kaleidoscopes in the liberal arts mathematics classroom.
Teresa E. Moore*, Ithaca College
L. Christine Kinsey, Canisius College
(1096J51894) 
8:20 a.m.
Increasing Communication and ProblemSolving Skills in a Liberal Arts Probability Course.
Chester Ivan Ismay*, Ripon College
(1096J51250)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.9:15 a.m.
MAA Session on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Collegiate Mathematics, I
Room 339, BCC
Organizers:
Jackie Dewar, Loyola Marymount University jdewar@lmu.edu
Tom Banchoff, Brown University
Curtis Bennett, Loyola Marymount University
Pam Crawford, Jacksonville University
Edwin Herman, University of WisconsinStevens Point

8:00 a.m.
The Relationship between Math Learning Communities and Student Retention.
Karla Childs*, Pittsburg State University
Jean Coltharp, Pittsburg State University
(1096L5488) 
8:20 a.m.
Lesson Study: Collaboration, Improvement, and Reflection.
Sarah Bennett*, University of Wisconsin  Barron County
(1096L52259) 
8:40 a.m.
A ModifiedMoore Method in Precalculus: A Description of the Teaching Style and Student Outcomes.
Brad Bailey*, University of North Georgia
(1096L52036) 
9:00 a.m.
Does the Type of Variable Affect Undergraduates' Interpretations of Algebraic Expressions?
Susan S Gray*, University of New England
Barbara J Loud, Regis College
Carole P Sokolowski, Merrimack College
(1096L5538)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Topics and Techniques for Teaching Real Analysis, I
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Musial, Chicago State University pmusial@csu.edu
Robert W. Vallin, Slippery Rock University
Erik Talvila, University of the Fraser Valley
James Peterson, Alma College

8:00 a.m.
A close look at the geometric series test.
Robert Kantrowitz*, Hamilton College
Michael M. Neumann, Mississippi State University
(1096N11476) 
8:20 a.m.
Constructing continuous functions.
Judit Kardos*, The College of New Jersey
(1096N11143) 
8:40 a.m.
Using Daily Quizzes to Build Proof Skills in a Real Analysis Course.
Kimberly J Presser*, Shippensburg University
(1096N12052) 
9:00 a.m.
Applications of the Alexiewicz norm.
Erik Talvila*, University of the Fraser Valley
(1096N1547) 
9:20 a.m.
A classic counterexample examined in greater detail.
James Peterson*, Alma College
(1096N12347) 
9:40 a.m.
Notions of function and continuity in college mathematics.
Radoslav Dimitric*, CUNY
(1096N197) 
10:00 a.m.
Hybrid Course Modules in an Introductory Real Analysis Course.
Marion Weedermann*, Dominican University
(1096N12186) 
10:20 a.m.
Reorganizing a First Course in Real Analysis.
William C. Bauldry*, Appalachian State University
(1096N1777) 
10:40 a.m.
Using Student Screencasts to Present Content in a Real Analysis Class.
Mark McKinzie*, St. John Fisher College
(1096N12540)

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Financial Mathematics, I
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Maxim Bichuch, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Ronnie Sircar, Princeton University sircar@princeton.edu
Stephan Sturm, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

8:00 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details. 
8:30 a.m.
On BidAsk Prices for Dividend Paying Securities: an acceptability index approach.
Igor Cialenco*, Illinois Institute of Technology
Tomasz R. Bielecki, Illinois Institute of Technology
(1096601465) 
9:00 a.m.
Systemic risk in large financial networks.
Konstantinos Spiliopoulos*, Boston University
(1096601387) 
9:30 a.m.
Algorithmic trading with learning: informed versus uninformed.
Alvaro Cartea, University College London
Sebastian Jaimungal, University of Toronto
Damir Kinzebulatov*, The Fields Institute, Toronto
(1096492599) 
10:00 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details. 
10:30 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details.

8:00 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Number Theory, I
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:15 a.m.
Accepted Elasticity in Local Arithmetic Congruence Monoids.
Lorin Crawford, Clark Atlanta University
Vadim Ponomarenko*, San Diego State University
Jason Steinberg, Princeton University
Marla Williams, Willamette University
(1096VO368) 
8:30 a.m.
On the infinitude of prime elements.
Jose A. VelezMarulanda*, Valdosta State University
(1096VO271) 
8:45 a.m.
The Reducibility of ConstantPerturbed Products of Cyclotomic Polynomials.
Joshua Harrington*, Shippensburg University
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
Daniel White, Shippensburg University
(1096VO564) 
9:00 a.m.
Primes in Orbits of $z^d + c$.
Spencer Hamblen*, McDaniel College
Rafe Jones, Carleton College
Kalyani Madhu, University of Rochester
(1096VO1255) 
9:15 a.m.
A basis of the group of primitive almost pythagorean triples.
Nikolai A Krylov*, Siena College, NY
(1096VO1324) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Content Bound for Real Quadratic Field Extensions.
Robert G. Underwood*, Auburn University Montgomery
(1096VO1367) 
9:45 a.m.
Finiteness Results for Regular Ternary Quadratic Polynomials.
James L Ricci*, Wesleyan University
(1096VO2367) 
10:00 a.m.
Bounds on the Number of Extensions of a Number Field with Bounded Discriminant and Specified Galois Group.
Evan P Dummit*, University of WisconsinMadison
(1096VO2513) 
10:15 a.m.
On $p$adic annihilators of real ray classes.
Timothy James All*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(1096VO1877) 
10:30 a.m.
Automorphism group schemes of $p$divisible groups over fields of positive characteristic.
Ding Ding*, Binghamton University
(1096VO2452) 
10:45 a.m.
Siegel's trace problem and character values of finite groups.
Amita Malik*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Florin Stan, Simion Stoilow Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy
Alexandru Zaharescu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096VO2595)

8:15 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:20 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on the Intersection of Mathematics and the Arts, I
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Douglas Norton, Villanova University douglas.norton@villanova.edu

8:20 a.m.
Sets in Music.
William C Linderman*, King University
(1096C52690) 
8:40 a.m.
$\Delta$(rhythms)/$\Delta$$t = $ ? What Base Are Rhythms In?
Matt Lehman*, UMass Boston
(1096C51242) 
9:00 a.m.
Euclidean Rhythms and Tangles.
Neil R. Nicholson*, North Central College
Jonathon Kirk, North Central College
(1096C5343) 
9:20 a.m.
Geometry, Visual Patterns, and Musical Rhythm: Problems at the Interface.
Godfried T. Toussaint*, New York University Abu Dhabi
(1096C5588) 
9:40 a.m.
The Sound of Mathematics: Pythagorean Music and Beyond.
Randall E Cone*, Virginia Military Institute
(1096C51629) 
10:00 a.m.
Giving freshmen a taste of abstract mathematics through ancient and modern concepts in music theory.
Emily H. Sprague*, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
(1096C5558) 
10:20 a.m.
Bridging the Gap: Linking HIV/AIDS and Random Matrices to Theatre Arts.
Shirley Basfield Dunlap*, Morgan State University
Asamoah Nkwanta, Morgan State University
Jalecia King, Morgan State University
Brian Jamal Marshall, Morgan State University
Sudani Rose, Morgan State University
Eirin Stevenson, Morgan State University
Keisheena Waldon, Morgan State University
(1096C5200) 
10:40 a.m.
Dances of Heavenly Bodies: Dance, Nbody Choreographies, and Change Ringing.
Karl Schaffer*, De Anza College
(1096C52672)

8:20 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMS Session on Number Theory, I
Room 311, BCC

8:30 a.m.
Systems of Diophantine inequalities in function fields.
Scott T. Parsell*, West Chester University
Craig V. Spencer, Kansas State University
(1096112576) 
8:45 a.m.
A oneparameter family of Dirichlet series whose coefficients are Sturmian words.
DoYong Kwon*, Chonnam National University
(1096112050) 
9:00 a.m.
A Variation on Leopoldt's Conjecture: Part 2.
Dawn C. Nelson*, Bates College
(1096111404) 
9:15 a.m.
New Convolution Identities for Hypergeometric Bernoulli Polynomials.
Hieu D Nguyen*, Rowan University
Long Cheong, Rowan University
(109611699) 
9:30 a.m.
Designing Poincaré Series for Number Theoretic Applications.
Amy T DeCelles*, University of St. Thomas
(1096111186) 
9:45 a.m.
A linear resolvent for degree 14 polynomials.
Chad Awtrey*, Elon University
(1096111273) 
10:00 a.m.
Properties of digital representations.
Katherine A Anders*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109611954) 
10:15 a.m.
49598666989151226098104244512918.
Samuel S Gross*, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Michael Filaseta, University of South Carolina
(109611969) 
10:30 a.m.
New bounds and computations on primeindexed primes.
Jonathan Bayless*, Husson University
Dominic Klyve, Central Washington University
(1096112204)

8:30 a.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #12: Part A
A game theory path to quantitative literacy.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
David Housman, Goshen College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #1: Part A
Humanistic mathematics.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Eric Marland, Appalachian State University 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #4: Part A
Teaching introductory statistics (for instructors new to teaching intro stats).
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Michael Posner, Villanova University
Carolyn Cuff, Westminster College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA Committee on Technologies in Mathematics Education Panel Discussion
Assistive technologies for math students and faculty with disabilities.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
James Hamblin, Shippensburg University
Bruce Yoshiwara, Los Angeles Pierce College
Panelists:
Rick Clinton, Pearson Education
Gaier Dietrich, De Anza College
Kyle Keane, Wolfram Research 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA Committee on Assessment Panel Discussion
What do I need to know about Common Core and Common Core Assessments?
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Bonnie Gold, Monmouth University
Genevieve Knight, Coppin State University
Panelists:
Nancy Shapiro, University System of Maryland
Bernadette Sandruck, Howard Community College
Denny Gulick, University of Maryland 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA InquiryBased Learning Miniworkshop
What is IBL and why use it?
Room 345, BCC
Presenters:
Stan Yoshinobu, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Matthew Jones, Cal State Dominguez Hills
Carol Schumaker, Kenyon College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Student Hospitality/Information Center
Swing Hall, 100 Level, BCC 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Department Liaisons Committee Meeting
Holiday Ballroom 6, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAAAMSSIAM Special Presentation
Access and opportunities in STEM education: The challenges of building an equitable diverse society.
Holiday Ballrooms 13, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Organizers:
Carlos CastilloChavez, Arizona State University
Presenters:
Freeman Hrabowski, University of Maryland at Baltimore County
James S. Gates, University of Maryland, College Park
Richard Tapia, Rice University 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
Critical points of complex polynomials from a symplectic viewpoint.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Paul Seidel*, MIT
(1096571052) 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
Paul Erdős and the rise of statistical thinking in elementary number theory.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Paul Pollack, University of Georgia
Carl Pomerance*, Dartmouth College
(109611163) 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 12:15 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Exhibits and Book Sales
Come to the Grand Opening at 12:15 p.m.!
Exhibit Hall F, 100 Level, BCC 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures, Lecture I
Symplectic Topology Today: Recent results and open questions.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Dusa McDuff*, Barnard College, Columbia University
(1096532195) 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.
MAA Invited Address
Mathematics in stone and bronze.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Helaman and Claire Ferguson*,
(1096A014) 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Christopher Hacon, University of Utah
Zsolt Patakfalvi, Princeton University pzs1980@gmail.com

2:15 p.m.
On generic vanishing in characteristic p$>$0.
Christopher D. Hacon*, University of Utah
(109614820) 
2:45 p.m.
On subadditivity of Kodaira dimension in positive characteristic.
Zsolt Patakfalvi*, Princeton University
(1096142089) 
3:15 p.m.
Effective results for toroidal compactifications.
Gabriele Di Cerbo*, Columbia University
Luca F. Di Cerbo, Duke University
(109614691) 
4:15 p.m.
Local cohomology with support in generic determinantal ideals.
Claudiu Raicu*, Princeton University
Jerzy Weyman, University of Connecticut
(109614666) 
5:15 p.m.
Fsingularities in families.
Zsolt Patakfalvi, Princeton University
Karl Schwede*, Penn State University
Wenliang Zhang, University of Nebraska
(109614972)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, II
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
Jozef Przytycki, George Washington University przytyck@gwu.edu
Radmila Sazdanovic, University of Pennsylvania
Alexander N. Shumakovitch, George Washington University
Hao Wu, George Washington University

2:15 p.m.
The role of spinners in determining clock number.
Kerry M. Luse*, Trinity Washington University
Mark Kidwell, United States Naval Academy
(1096551661) 
2:45 p.m.
The Kauffman bracket skein module of a connected sum of copies of $S^1\times S^2$.
Charles D. Frohman, The University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska*, National Science Foundation
(1096571669) 
3:15 p.m.
An Obstruction to Knots Bounding Möbius Bands in $B^4$.
M Kate Kearney*, Louisiana State University
(109657355) 
3:45 p.m.
Continuous Families of Representations of Braid Groups.
Michael Fitzpatrick*, University of Iowa
Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
(1096221773) 
4:15 p.m.
Splittings of knot groups.
Stefan Friedl, Universität zu Köln
Daniel S Silver*, University of South Alabama
Susan G Williams, University of South Alabama
(1096571420) 
4:45 p.m.
Links in thickened surfaces and virtual genus.
J. Scott Carter, University of South Alabama
Daniel S. Silver, University of South Alabama
Susan G. Williams*, University of South Alabama
(1096571488) 
5:15 p.m.
The Kauffman bracket ideal for genus1 tangles.
Susan M. Abernathy*, Louisiana State University
(1096571083) 
5:45 p.m.
Measuring a knot's distance from alternating.
Adam M Lowrance*, Vassar College
(1096571357)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Applied Harmonic Analysis: Large Data Sets, Signal Processing, and Inverse Problems, II
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Mauro Maggioni, Duke University
Naoki Saito, University of California, Davis
Thomas Strohmer, University of California, Davis strohmer@math.ucdavis.edu

2:15 p.m.
The Preimage Problem for Laplacian Eigenmaps.
Alexander Cloninger, University of Maryland College Park
Wojciech Czaja*, University of Maryland College Park
Timothy Doster, University of Maryland College Park
(1096431462) 
3:15 p.m.
Convex recovery from interferometric measurements.
Laurent Demanet*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096652772) 
4:15 p.m.
Empirical intrinsic geometry as a tool for invariant parameter extraction.
Ronald R. Coifman*, Yale University
(1096942770) 
5:15 p.m.
The Hierarchical Graph Laplacian Eigen Transform (HGLET) and Its Relatives for Data Analysis on Graphs and Networks.
Naoki Saito*, University of California, Davis
Jeff L. Irion, University of California, Davis
(1096421322) 
5:45 p.m.
Eigenvector Localization, Random Matrices, and Banach Algebras.
Thomas Strohmer*, University of California, Davis
(109665853)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Classification Problems in Operator Algebras, II
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ionut Chifan, University of Iowa
David Penneys, University of Toronto dpenneys@math.toronto.edu

2:15 p.m.
Unitary equivalence to Jordan models for weak contractions of class $C_0$.
Raphael Clouatre*, University of Waterloo
(109647443) 
3:15 p.m.
Analytic Function Theory for OperatorValued Free Probability.
John D. Williams*, Texas A&M University
(109647444) 
3:45 p.m.
Finite Factor Representations of HigmanThompson Groups.
Konstantin Medynets*, United States Naval Academy
Artem Dudko, Stony Brook University
(109620472) 
4:15 p.m.
Inner amenability for groups and central sequences in factors.
Bogdan Teodor Udrea*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Ionut Chifan, University of Iowa
Thomas Sinclair, University of California at Los Angeles
(1096461081) 
4:45 p.m.
Stabilizers of Ergodic Actions of Lattices.
Darren Creutz*, Vanderbilt University
(109637145) 
5:45 p.m.
Extended von Neumann dimension for sofic groups and equivalence relations.
Ben R Hayes*, University of California Los Angeles
(1096462011)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #15: Part A
Developing strong mentoring relationships.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Donna Joyce Dean, Association for Women in Science 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, II
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Michael A. Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

2:15 p.m.
General Grüss and Ostrowski type inequalities involving sconvexity.
George A Anastassiou*, University of Memphis
(10962626) 
2:45 p.m.
Calculus on Mixed Time Scales.
Allan Peterson*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(109639437) 
3:15 p.m.
Restricted Feedback Control and DiscreteTime Dynamical Systems.
John Wesley Cain*, University of Richmond and Harvard University
Shuang Zhao, University of Richmond
Kathryn G Workman, University of Richmond
(109639393) 
3:45 p.m.
Some Facts and Some Open Problems and Conjectures on Rational Systems.
Emmanouil Drymonis*, Providence College
(1096391280) 
4:15 p.m.
A Subclass of AntiCompetitive Systems Of Two, FirstOrder, Rational Linear Difference Equations.
Chris D. Lynd*, Bloomsburg University
(109639150) 
4:45 p.m.
Global Asymptotic Stability for Quadratic Fractional Difference Equation.
Mark DiPippo, University of Rhode Island
Ed J. Janowski, University of Rhode Island
Mustafa R. S. Kulenovic*, University of Rhode Island
(1096391540) 
5:15 p.m.
On the Boundedness of Positive Solutions of a Reciprocal MaxType Difference Equation with Periodic Parameters.
Candace M. Kent*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Michael A. Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096391023) 
5:45 p.m.
Boundedness of Solutions of the Difference Equation $x_n=\max\left{\frac{A^1_{n1}}{x_{n1}}, \frac{A^2_{n1}}{x_{n2}}, ... , \frac{A^t_{n1}}{x_{nt}}\right}$ with Periodic Parameters.
Daniel W. Cranston*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Candace M. Kent, Virginia Commonwealth University
(109639477)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractional, Stochastic, and Hybrid Dynamic Systems with Applications, II
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
John Graef, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Gangaram S. Ladde, University of South Florida
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@Louisiana.edu

2:15 p.m.
Positive solutions for a system of nonlocal fractional boundary value problems.
Johnny Henderson*, Baylor University
Rodica Luca, Gh. Asachi Technical University
(10963454) 
2:45 p.m.
On the Application of RandomPoint Approximation for Identification of the Effective Diffusivity Coefficient of Polydisperse Spherical Suspension.
Abhinandan Chowdhury*, Gettysburg College
(1096602138) 
3:15 p.m.
Energy Method for Dynamic Social Networks.
Jagdish Chandra*, The George Washington University
G S Ladde, University of South Florida, Tampa
(1096912092) 
3:45 p.m.
Hybrid dynamic inequalities and applications: Hereditary process.
G S Ladde*, University of South Florida, Tampa
(109693948) 
4:15 p.m.
Multivariate Stochastic Dynamic Model of Energy Commodities Under External Interventions.
Olusegun M Otunuga*, University of South Florida, Tampa
G S Ladde, University of South Florida, Tampa
(109660931) 
4:45 p.m.
A ScaleStructured Network Stochastic Epidemic dynamic model with varying Incubation Period.
Divine T Wanduku*, Keiser University
(1096601044) 
5:15 p.m.
Logistic Comparison Growth Model: Parametric Domain Decomposition and Statistical Analysis.
Ryan M. Thurman*, University of South Florida, Tampa
G S Ladde, University of South Florida, Tampa
(1096602273) 
5:45 p.m.
Existence and uniqueness of solutions for a fractional boundary value problem with a separated boundary condition.
Lingju Kong, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Qingkai Kong, Northern Illinois University
Min Wang*, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
(1096341198)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Graph Theory: Structural and Extremal Problems, II
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Daniel Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

2:15 p.m.
Counting graphs with the Lovasz Local Lemma.
Laszlo A. Szekely*, University of South Carolina
Linyuan Lu, University of South Carolina
(1096051635) 
2:45 p.m.
TALK MOVED: Use of flag algebras with permutations.
Jozsef Balogh, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Ping Hu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Bernard Lidicky*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Oleg Pikhurko, University of Warwick
Balazs Udvari, University of Szeged
Jan Volec, University of Warwick
(109605885) 
3:15 p.m.
EKR on Graphs and Lattices.
Glenn Hurlbert*, Arizona State University
(109605855) 
3:45 p.m.
Random Threshold Directed Graphs.
Edward R. Scheinerman*, Johns Hopkins University
Yiguang Zhang, Johns Hopkins University
(109605318) 
4:15 p.m.
The inducibility of directed graphs.
Hao Huang*, Institute for Advanced Study & DIMACS
(109605704) 
4:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: New bounds for the existence of many perfect matchings and large matchings.
Matthew Yancey*, Bowie, MD
Derrick Stolee, Iowa State University
(1096051647) 
5:15 p.m.
Demand Matching and Correlated Independent Sets in Trees.
Mohit Singh, Microsoft Research
Hehui Wu*, Simon Fraser University
(1096051494) 
5:45 p.m.
On Judicious Bisections of Graphs.
Xingxing Yu*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Baogang Xu, Nanjing Normal University
(109605895)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Hyperplane Arrangements and Applications, II
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Takuro Abe, Kyoto University
Max Wakefield, United States Naval Academy wakefiel@usna.edu
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido University

2:15 p.m.
On the admissibility of certain local systems.
Michele Torielli*, Hokkaido Univeristy, Sapporo, Japan
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido Univeristy, Sapporo, Japan
Shaheen Nazir, Government College University, Lahore, Pakistan
(109614400) 
2:45 p.m.
The monodromy representation of Lauricella's $F_C$.
Yoshiaki Goto*, Hokkaido University
(1096331332) 
3:15 p.m.
LatticeSupported Splines on Polytopal Complexes.
Michael R. DiPasquale*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109606922) 
3:45 p.m.
Properties of complete bipartite codimension two subspace arrangements.
Douglas A. Torrance*, Monmouth College
Zach Teitler, Boise State University
(1096141033) 
4:15 p.m.
Computations for Coxeter arrangements and Solomon's descent algebra.
Marcus Bishop*, Western New England University
(1096521726) 
4:45 p.m.
The number of irreducible components of a linear free divisor.
Brian Pike*, University of Toronto, Scarborough
(1096322461) 
5:15 p.m.
Combinatorial covers and vanishing cohomology.
Graham Denham*, University of Western Ontario
Alexander I Suciu, Northeastern University
Sergey Yuzvinsky, University of Oregon
(1096551886) 
5:45 p.m.
Abelian duality and propagation of resonance.
Graham C. Denham, University of Western Ontario
Alexander I. Suciu*, Northeastern University
Sergey Yuzinsky, University of Oregon
(1096551394)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Logic and Probability, II
Room 319, BCC
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University
Doug Cenzer, University of Florida
Johanna Franklin, University of Connecticut johanna.franklin@uconn.edu
Valentina Harizanov, George Washington University

2:15 p.m.
Compressibility of Countable Subsets of Cantor Space.
Ferit Toska*, Gainesville, FL
(1096031727) 
2:45 p.m.
How to hide from a nanobot.
Timothy H. McNicholl*, Iowa State University
(109603933) 
3:15 p.m.
Metastability of sequences and model theory.
Jose Iovino*, The University of Texas at San Antonio
(1096031849) 
3:45 p.m.
Uniqueness of an invariant probability measure concentrated on an orbit.
Aleksandra Kwiatkowska*, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096031764) 
4:15 p.m.
Model theory of probability spaces.
Alexander Berenstein*, Universidad de los Andes
Itaï Ben Yaacov, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
Ward Henson, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096031184) 
4:45 p.m.
Random symmetric constructions via inverse limits of finite structures.
Cameron E. Freer*, Massaschusetts Institute of Technology
(1096031937) 
5:15 p.m.
A survey on Keisler randomizations.
Uri Andrews, University of Wisconsin Madison
Isaac Goldbring*, University of Illinois at Chicago
H. Jerome Keisler, University of Wisconsin Madison
(109603420) 
5:45 p.m.
Amenability, unique ergodicity and random orderings.
Alexander S. Kechris*, California Institute of Technology
(109603530)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematics and Mathematics Education in Fiber Arts, II
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
SarahMarie Belcastro, Smith College
Carolyn Yackel, Mercer University yackel_ca@mercer.edu

2:15 p.m.
Hilbertlike Curves on Hexagonal Grids and a Realization using Crochet.
Kyle D Calderhead*, Malone University
(109605487) 
2:45 p.m.
More Granny, Less Square: Methods for centerworked polyomino designs.
D. Jacob Wildstrom*, University of Louisville
(109605863) 
3:15 p.m.
Granny's Not So Square, After All: Hyperbolic Tilings with Truly Hyperbolic Crochet Motifs.
Joshua Brandon Holden*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(109651379) 
3:45 p.m.
Viewing of Juried Mathematical Fiber Arts Exhibit 
4:45 p.m.
A Borromean Rings Quilt.
Barbara E Nimershiem*, Franklin & Marshall College
(1096572277) 
5:15 p.m.
Geometry and Sewing with Embroidery.
S. Louise Gould*, Central Connecticut State University
(109697212) 
5:45 p.m.
Visualizing Concepts from Modern Algebra Using Variations of Generalized Woven Figure Eights.
Eva Knoll, Mount Saint Vincent University
Wendy Landry, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Tara Taylor*, St. Francis Xavier University
(109600512)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, and Applications, I
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Susanne C. Brenner, Louisiana State University brenner@math.lsu.edu
ChiWang Shu, Brown University

2:15 p.m.
Stability and spectral convergence of Fourier method for nonlinear problems.
Eitan Tadmor*, University of Maryland
Claude Bardos, University of Paris 6
(109665627) 
2:45 p.m.
Fast Sweeping Methods for Hyperbolic Systems of Conservation Laws at Steady State.
Bjorn Engquist, University of Texas at Austin
Brittany Froese*, University of Texas at Austin
Richard Tsai, University of Texas at Austin
(109665351) 
3:15 p.m.
On the bounds and timestep restrictions for the DG and central DG spatial operators
Matthew Reyna*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Fengyan Li, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(1096651180) 
3:45 p.m.
A Partition of Unity Method for an Elliptic Optimal Control Problem with State Constraints.
Susanne C. Brenner, Louisiana State University
Christopher B. Davis*, Louisiana State University
LiYeng Sung, Louisiana State University
(1096651940) 
4:15 p.m.
Multigrid Preconditioners for Optimal Control Problems in Fluid Flow.
Ana Maria Soane*, Towson University
Andrei Draganescu, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
(1096652596) 
4:45 p.m.
KKT preconditioners for nonHermitian indefinite PDE systems.
Denis Ridzal, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque
Stephen D. Shank*, Temple University
Paul Tsuji, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore
Ray Tuminaro, Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore
(1096652384) 
5:15 p.m.
A penalty method for coupling fluidstructure interactions.
Yue Yu*, Brown University
Johnny Guzman, Brown University
George Karniadakis, Brown University
(1096761956) 
5:45 p.m.
Efficient spectralelement methods for acoustic scattering and related problems.
Ying He*, Purdue University
Jie Shen, Purdue University
(1096782041)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Systems: Polynomial Equations, Nonlinear PDEs, and Applications, II
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Wenrui Hao, University of Notre Dame whao@nd.edu

2:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Numerical Study of KPP Equation.
Long Chen*, University of California at irvine
Jack Xin, University of California at irvine
Penghe Zu, University of California at irvine
(1096351294) 
2:45 p.m.
A curvature weakening HeleShaw model.
Shuwang Li*, Illinois Institute of Technology
Meng Zhao, Illinois Institute of Technology
Andrew Belmonte, Penn State University
John Lowengrub, University of CaliforniaIrvine
(109676711) 
3:15 p.m.
Some dynamical system models for viral protein assembly.
James Liu*, Colorado State University
(1096371330) 
3:45 p.m.
Applications of homotopy method to differential equation.
Wenrui Hao*, Mathematical Biosciences Institute
(1096001344) 
4:15 p.m.
TALK MOVED: DivergenceFree WENO ReconstructionBased Finite Volume Scheme for Solving Ideal MHD Equations on Triangular Meshes.
Zhiliang Xu*, University of Notre Dame
(1096351471) 
4:45 p.m.
Numerical Solution of 3D PoissonNernstPlanck Equations Coupled with Classical Density Functional Theory for Modeling Ion and Electron Transport in a Confined Environment.
Bin Zheng*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Da Meng, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Guang Lin, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Maria L. Sushko, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(1096652016) 
5:15 p.m.
Numerical Study for Potential Variation and Ion Transport in Ionic Polymer Membranes.
Xiaozhe Hu*, Penn State University
(1096652007) 
5:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Are Small Granulomas Stable?
Avner Friedman, Ohio State University
KingYeung Lam*, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio State University
(1096351665)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Random Matrices: Theory and Applications, II
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Bourgade, Harvard University
HorngTzer Yau, Harvard University htyau@math.harvard.edu

2:15 p.m.
Delocalization of eigenvectors of random matrices with independent entries.
Roman Vershynin*, University of Michigan
Mark Rudelson, University of Michigan
(1096601686) 
3:15 p.m.
Isotropic Local Law and Deformed Random Matrix.
Yin Jun*, U. WisconsinMadison
(109660996) 
4:15 p.m.
Large deviations for point process limits of random matrices.
Diane C. Holcomb*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
Benedek Valkó, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(1096601751) 
4:45 p.m.
Growing random regular graphs and the Gaussian Free Field.
Tobias Johnson*, University of Washington
Soumik Pal, University of Washington
(109660357)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Geometric and Complex Analysis, II
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Zheng Huang, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island zheng.huang@csi.cuny.edu
Longzhi Lin, Rutgers University
Marcello Lucia, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island

2:15 p.m.
An Example of Quasiconformal Motion.
Yunping Jiang, Queens College and CUNY Graduate Center
Sudeb Mitra, Queens College and CUNY Graduate Center
Hiroshige Shiga, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Zhe Wang*, Bronx Community College
(109630683) 
2:45 p.m.
Universal Local Quasiconformal Motions.
Yunping Jiang*, City University of New York, Queens College and Graduate Center
Sudeb Mitra, City University of New York, Queens College and Graduate Center
Hiroshige Shiga, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Zhe Wang, City University of New York, Bronx Community College
(109630980) 
3:15 p.m.
Conical soliton metrics on Kähler manifolds.
Ved V. Datar*, Rutgers University
(109651626) 
3:45 p.m.
The Laplacian on a hyperbolic triangle has no positive Neumann eigenvalues.
Luc Hillairet, Université d'Orleans
Chris Judge*, Indiana University
(109658394) 
4:15 p.m.
Poincare series map and kdifferentials on Riemann surfaces.
Nadya Askaripour*, University of Cincinnati
(109630747) 
4:45 p.m.
Scharzian derivatives and Euclideanminimal surfaces.
Michael B. Deutsch*, IMPA
(1096531112) 
5:15 p.m.
A proof of the Alexanderov's uniqueness theorem for convex surfaces in $\mathbb R^3$.
Xiangwen Zhang*, Columbia University
(109635208) 
5:45 p.m.
How the maximal dilatation of the DouadyEarle extension near the origin is controlled by the distortion of the boundary map on finitely many points.
Oleg Muzician*, CUNY BMCC
Jun Hu, CUNY Graduate Center, Brooklyn College
(1096301043)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in the Langlands Program, II
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Moshe Adrian, University of Utah madrian@math.utah.edu
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri

2:15 p.m.
Geometric structure and the local Langlands conjecture.
Paul Frank Baum*, Penn State University
(109622132) 
3:15 p.m.
The dual of a reductive algebraic group.
Jeffrey Adler*, American University
Joshua Lansky, American University
(109622971) 
3:45 p.m.
Explicit Liftings of Representations of Finite Reductive Groups.
Joshua M. Lansky*, American University
Jeffrey D. Adler, American University
(1096222658) 
4:15 p.m.
Local Converse Theorems and Symmetric Spaces.
Jeffrey Hakim*, American University
Omer Offen, Technion University
(1096221722) 
4:45 p.m.
Hecke algebra correspondence for the 2adic metaplectic group.
Aaron Wood*, University of Missouri
(109622336) 
5:15 p.m.
A sheaffunction dictionary for algebraic tori over local fields.
Clifton Cunningham, University of Calgary
David Roe*, University of Calgary
(1096141723) 
5:45 p.m.
The Ballad of Reading Guo.
Kimball Martin*, University of Oklahoma
(1096221944)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in PostBaccalaureate Programs, II
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline JensenVallin, Slippery Rock University
Carl Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology
Darren Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology

2:15 p.m.
Using PSM to study delay differential equations with chaos.
Luke Edwards*, Pennsylvania State University
Benjamin Weidenaar, Providence College
(109634103) 
2:45 p.m.
Computing Galois groups of degree 12 2adic fields with trivial automorphism group.
Chad Awtrey, Elon University
Brett Barkley, University of Maryland, College Park
Nicole Miles, Elon University
Christopher Shill*, Elon University
Erin Strosnider, Elon University
(109611803) 
3:15 p.m.
Longterm Behavior of Solutions to a Wave Equation with Degenerate Damping.
Thomas G Anderson*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
George Avalos, University of NebraskaLincoln
Elizabeth Galvin, Marist College
Ian Kessler, Carroll College
Michelle Kleckner, Valparaiso University
Daniel Toundykov, University of NebraskaLincoln
William Tritch, Andrews University
(109635408) 
3:45 p.m.
The Colored Cubes Problem.
Ethan Berkove, Lafayette College
David Cervantes Nava, SUNY Potsdam
Daniel Condon, Georgia Tech
Rachel Katz*, The University of Chicago
(1096051481) 
4:15 p.m.
Finite Geometry in the Card Game SET.
Yumi Li*, Willamette University
Jordan Awan, Clarion University
Claire Frechette, Brown University
Liz McMahon, Lafayette College
(1096521493) 
4:45 p.m.
Random subtrees of complete graphs.
Alex Chin*, North Carolina State University
Kellie MacPhee, Dartmouth College
Charles Vincent, Lafayette College
(1096051479) 
5:15 p.m.
The Krasnosel'skii Zero Theorem.
Yaxi Gao*, Harvey Mudd College
Eric Stucky, Harvey Mudd College
Francis Edward Su, Harvey Mudd College
(109654818) 
5:45 p.m.
A Combinatorial Approach to the MeunierBabson Theorem.
Elizabeth Kelley*, Harvey Mudd College
Francis Edward Su, Harvey Mudd College
Patrick Tierney, Harvey Mudd College
(109605824)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Symplectic and Contact Structures on Manifolds with Special Holonomy, II
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Sergey Grigorian, University of Texas Pan American
Sema Salur, University of Rochester salur@math.rochester.edu
Albert J. Todd, University of California, Riverside

2:15 p.m.
Einstein Metrics, Curvature Functionals, and Conformally Kähler Geometry.
Claude LeBrun*, Stony Brook University
(1096531899) 
3:15 p.m.
Compact complex surfaces with geometric structures related to split quaternions.
J Davidov, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
G Grantcharov*, Florida International University
O Mushkarov, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
M Yotov, Florida International University
(1096531740) 
3:45 p.m.
A reduction theorem for Spin(7) structures.
Mihai Bailesteanu*, University of Rochester
(1096531861) 
4:15 p.m.
Topology and duality in $G_2$manifolds.
Selman Akbulut*, Michigan State University
(1096571927) 
5:15 p.m.
Algebraic topology of $G_2$ manifolds.
Selman Akbulut, Michigan State University
Mustafa Kalafat*, Tunceli University
(1096531202) 
5:45 p.m.
$\phi$free Submanifolds and Convexity in Calibrated Manifolds.
Ibrahim Unal*, Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus
(1096531545)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Changing Education of Preservice Teachers in Light of the Common Core, II
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
William McCallum, University of Arizona wmc@math.arizona.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico
Ellen Whitesides, University of Arizona

2:15 p.m.
Evolving Content and Technology in a Capstone Course for Future Secondary Math Teachers.
Eric Hsu*, San Francisco State University
(1096971483) 
2:45 p.m.
PreService Teacher Task Study Project.
Patrick Callahan*, University of California Los Angeles
(1096002755) 
3:15 p.m.
A story of...
Ben McCarty*, University of Memphis
(1096972099) 
3:45 p.m.
Applying Lessons from Professional Development Work to Preservice Content Courses.
Brigitte Lahme*, Sonoma State University
Ben Ford, Sonoma State University
(1096971848) 
4:15 p.m.
The Challenges of Preparing Future Elementary Teachers at a Small Liberal Arts College.
Priscilla S. Bremser*, Middlebury College
(1096971748) 
4:45 p.m.
Using the Standards for Mathematical Practice to Assess the Performance of Preservice Teachers.
Jennifer M Lewis*, Wayne State University
(1096971491) 
5:15 p.m.
Collaboratively Planning and Teaching an Inquiry Lesson Aligned with CCSS in an Elementary Mathematics Methods Course.
Chepina Rumsey*, Kansas State University
(1096971427) 
5:45 p.m.
Discussion

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse: #14: Part A
Visualizing projective geometry through photographs and perspective drawings.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Annalisa Crannell, Franklin & Marshall College
Marc Frantz, Indiana University Bloomington
Fumiko Futamura, Southwestern University 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #9: Part A
WeBWorK: An opensource alternative for generating and delivering online homework problems.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
John Travis, Mississippi College
Jason Aubrey, University of Missouri
Paul Pearson, Hope College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on the History of Mathematics, II
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Sloan Despeaux, Western Carolina University
Della Dumbaugh, University of Richmond ddumbaugh@richmond.edu
Glen van Brummelen, Quest University

2:15 p.m.
Classifying Quadrilaterals.
Eisso J. Atzema*, University of Maine
(109601463) 
2:45 p.m.
Playing Checkers with Machines  from Ajeeb to Chinook.
Peggy Aldrich Kidwell*, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
(109601421) 
3:15 p.m.
The History of Slide Rules, As Told by the Smithsonian Collections.
Amy AckerbergHastings*, NMAH/UMUC
(109601424) 
3:45 p.m.
Julius Plücker's Pure Geometry.
Jemma Lorenat*, Simon Fraser University, Université Pierre et Marie Curie
(1096011304) 
4:15 p.m.
"Merely a speculation of the mind?" William Henry Fox Talbot and mathematics.
June E. BarrowGreen*, The Open University, UK
(109601222) 
4:45 p.m.
On Jacobi's transformation theory of elliptic functions.
Alberto Cogliati*, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
(1096011336) 
5:15 p.m.
Knots in the Nursery: "(Cats) Cradle Song" of James Clerk Maxwell.
Daniel S Silver*, University of South Alabama
(109601395) 
5:45 p.m.
TALK MOVED: Dear Professor Richardson.
James J. Tattersall*, Providence College
Shawnee L. McMurran, California State University
(109601401)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:50 p.m.
MAA Session on Assessing Student Learning: Alternative Approaches, II
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
Jane Butterfield, University of Minnesota butter@umn.edu
Robert Campbell III, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University
David Clark, University of Minnesota
John Peter, Utica College
Cassie Williams, James Madison University

2:15 p.m.
Students Presentation in Calculus I.
Yun Lu*, Kutztown University of PA
(1096B51622) 
2:35 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Student Presentations in a LargeSection Calculus Course.
Christina E Therkelsen*, University of Cincinnati
(1096B52460) 
2:55 p.m.
Assessing Applications in SecondSemester Calculus.
Bonnie Gold*, Monmouth University
(1096B5822) 
3:15 p.m.
Projects in a Quantitative Reasoning Course.
Eric Gaze*, Bowdoin College
(1096B51147) 
3:35 p.m.
Assessment Across the Spectrum in Courses for PreProfessional Majors with Calculus I Prerequisites.
Christopher Oehrlein*, Oklahoma City Community College
(1096B5397) 
3:55 p.m.
Assessment Using Typed Feedback and Portfolios in a Course for Middle School Teachers.
Reva Kasman*, Salem State University
(1096B5335) 
4:15 p.m.
Assessing student learning through writing assignments.
Joel Louwsma*, The University of Oklahoma
(1096B5609) 
4:35 p.m.
Assessing a Capstone Course.
Thomas R. Hagedorn*, The College of New Jersey
(1096B52648) 
4:55 p.m.
Moving Beyond Ritual.
Clark Wells*, Grand Valley State University
(1096B52442) 
5:15 p.m.
A MasteryBased Assessment Scheme for UpperDivision Mathematics Courses.
Jonathan K. Hodge*, Grand Valley State University
(1096B5282) 
5:35 p.m.
Perceptuomotor Activities as Assessment.
Hortensia SotoJohnson*, University of Northern Colorado
(1096B51109)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Fractal Geometry, Complex Dynamics, and Dynamical Systems
Room 304, BCC

2:15 p.m.
Totally Disconnected Sierpiński Relatives.
Tara D Taylor*, St. Francis Xavier University
(109651517) 
2:30 p.m.
Golden Trees and Their Relatives: A Mathematical Arboretum in 3D.
Bernat EspigulePons*, Figueres, Catalonia
(109637749) 
2:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A structure theorem for semiparabolic Hénon maps.
Remus Radu*, Stony Brook University
Raluca Tanase, Stony Brook University
(1096372676) 
3:00 p.m.
Modeling Quasicrystals with Substitution Sequences and Tilings.
May Mei*, Denison Universtiy
(1096372145) 
3:15 p.m.
A dynamics approach to an alternative to the Snowball Earth climate state.
Chris Rackauckas, University of California Irvine
James A. Walsh*, Oberlin College
(109637148) 
3:30 p.m.
Some Results of A Fractional Population Dynamic Model.
Don Udita N. Katugampola*, Delaware State University
(1096371497) 
3:45 p.m.
Periodic Brake Orbits in the Planar Isosceles ThreeBody Problem.
NaiChia Chen*, University of Minnesota
(109637544) 
4:00 p.m.
Ergodicity for the Randomly Perturbed NavierStokes Equations.
Gregory Varner*, John Brown University
(1096371133) 
4:15 p.m.
A Scheme for Modeling and Analyzing the Dynamics of Logical Circuits.
Aminur Rahman*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
(109637629) 
4:30 p.m.
Rank one dynamics near heteroclinic cycles.
Anushaya Mohapatra*, Rice University
William Ott, University of Houston
(109637869) 
4:45 p.m.
A combinatorial proof of the PoincaréBirkhoff Theorem.
Kevin W. O'Neill*, University of California, Berkeley
Francis Edward Su, Harvey Mudd College
(1096371701) 
5:00 p.m.
The ArtinMazur Zeta Function of a Rational Map in Positive Characteristic.
Andrew Bridy*, University of Wisconsin
(109637940) 
5:15 p.m.
Investigation of InfiniteDimensional Dynamical Systems Models Applicable to Granular Flows.
Hao Wu*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Denis Blackmore, New Jersey Institute of Technology
(1096372012) 
5:30 p.m.
Double Hopf Bifurcation with Huygens Symmetry.
Petko M. Kitanov*, University of Guelph
William F. Langford, University of Guelph
Allan R. Willms, University of Guelph
(1096371702) 
5:45 p.m.
Dynamics in hybrid complex systems of switches and oscillators.
Elana J Fertig*, Johns Hopkins University
Dane Taylor, UNC and SAMSI
Matthew R Francis, Aers Technica
Juan G Restrepo, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1096372444) 
6:00 p.m.
Towards A Complete Understanding Of The Mixing Properties Of Rank$1$ Cut And Stack Transformations With Bounded Parameters.
AndrewDavid Bjork*, Siena Heights University
Aaron Hill, University of North Texas
(1096372063)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Mathematics Education, I
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:15 p.m.
Math meets drama: Introducing constructivist pedagogy to prospective elementary teachers.
Erin R Moss*, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
(1096VE2692) 
2:30 p.m.
Using ThinkAlouds in an Undergraduate Mathematics Course for Preservice Elementary School Teachers.
Donna L. Beers*, Simmons College
(1096VE2579) 
2:45 p.m.
What to include in a numeracy course.
Suzanne Keilson*, Baltimore
(1096VE2691) 
3:00 p.m.
Using InquiryBased Learning in Courses for Prospective Elementary Teachers.
Stan Yoshinobu*, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
(1096VE429) 
3:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Louisiana Mathematics Masters in the Middle.
Kathleen D. Lopez*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Patricia Beaulieu, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Peter A. Sheppard, EDCI Dept, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1096VE2489) 
3:30 p.m.
Improving the Quality of Instruction in Middle School Mathematics.
Mahmoud A. Yousef*, University of Central Missouri
Shing S. So, University of Central Missouri
(1096VE901) 
3:45 p.m.
Organizing a Middle Grades Summer Math Camp with PreService Teachers.
Bethany Noblitt*, Northern Kentucky University
Brooke Buckley, Northern Kentucky University
(1096VE77) 
4:00 p.m.
Providing opportunities for prospective teachers to engage in mathematical practice and mathematize situations outside of school mathematics.
Lynette D Guzman*, Michigan State University
(1096VE632) 
4:15 p.m.
Divvying up the Practice Field: Student Solutions.
Diana S Cheng, Towson University
Rachel Jones*, Towson University
(1096VE354) 
4:30 p.m.
Investigating the connections between contentbased professional development and teachers' instructional choices.
Priya V. Prasad*, University of Arizona
(1096VE1793) 
4:45 p.m.
Authentic Discovery Projects in Elementary Statistics: Implementation and Impact on Student Outcomes.
Dianna J. Spence*, University of North Georgia
Brad Bailey, University of North Georgia
(1096VE1130) 
5:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: What is the best approach to teach the Central limit theorem?
Aldo R Maldonado*, Park University
(1096VE914) 
5:15 p.m.
The bane of notation abuse and the endangered art of symbolic reasoning in mathematics education.
Raymond T. Boute*, Ghent University
(1096VE1343) 
5:30 p.m.
Modeling the variations in students' coordination of units.
Steven J Boyce*, Virginia Tech
(1096VE651) 
5:45 p.m.
Jeevan EXPLOG Method for real, imaginary and complex homogeneous and nonhomogeneous polynomial equations.
Jeevan Kumar Neelam*, Vaagdevi College of Engineering Warangal
(1096VE17)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Algebra and Topology, I
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:30 p.m.
Locally Solvable Subgroups of PLo(I).
Amanda Taylor*, Binghamton University
(1096VJ2708) 
2:45 p.m.
On the Character Degree Simplicial Complex of a Finite Solvable Group.
Sara Jensen*, The University of Wisconsin Madison
(1096VJ735) 
3:00 p.m.
Lower Bounds on the Number of Maximal Subgroups in a Finite Group.
L. K. Lauderdale*, University of Florida
(1096VJ2243) 
3:15 p.m.
Classifying Families of Polynomial Knots.
Lee Stemkoski*, Adelphi University
Salvatore P Giunta, Adelphi University
(1096VJ2653) 
3:30 p.m.
Absolute resolvents for quartic polynomials.
Chad Awtrey*, Elon University
Brett Barkley, University of Maryland, College Park
Jeremy Guinn, Elon University
Mackenzie McCraw, Elon University
(1096VJ1275) 
3:45 p.m.
On Classifying the Double Cosets $H_k\backslash G_k/ H_k$ of $\operatorname{SL}(2,k)$.
Emma Norbrothen*, Plymouth State University
(1096VJ2389) 
4:00 p.m.
Connectivity in Semialgebraic Sets.
Hoon Hong, North Carolina State University
James Rohal*, North Carolina State University
Mohab Safey El Din, Université Pierre et Marie Curie
Éric Schost, University of Western Ontario
(1096VJ2257) 
4:15 p.m.
Use of Topological Data Analysis to investigate species connectivity in the Northern Great Plains Ecoregion.
Carl Olimb*, Southwest Minnesota State University
(1096VJ1699) 
4:30 p.m.
Indicator of TambaraYamagami Categories.
Ryan T Johnson*, Iowa State University
(1096VJ2250) 
4:45 p.m.
The number of zeros of linear recurring sequences over finite fields.
Yasanthi Kottegoda*, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
(1096VJ1907) 
5:00 p.m.
Tile Counting Group by Invariants.
Amanda Bright*, Westminster College, MO
Gregory Clark, Westminster College, PA
Brian Keating, University of California San Diego
Brian Whetter, University of Puget Sound
Kyle Evitts, Linfield College
Levi Altringer, Linfield College
(1096VJ1880) 
5:15 p.m.
An Algebraic Approach to Annular Tilings.
Gregory J. Clark*, Westminster College
(1096VJ1790) 
5:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Looking Glass Neofields.
Scott Lacy*, University of Texas at Arlington
(1096VJ1707) 
5:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: On a wonderful correspondence between Hilbert series of unitarizable highest weight modules.
Jordan Alexander*, Baylor University
(1096VJ1312)

2:30 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, I
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:15 p.m.
On the Existence and Structure of EdgeRegular Graphs.
K. Bragan*, Auburn University
J. Hammer, Auburn University
P. Johnson, Auburn University
K. Roblee, Troy University
(1096VN2680) 
2:30 p.m.
Distinguishedcolor rainbow connection in graphs.
Janet L. Fierson*, La Salle University
Katherine Boligitz, La Salle University
(1096VN2677) 
2:45 p.m.
More Results on Harmoniously Critical Graphs.
Natacha C. FontesMerz*, Westminster College
Jeffrey Boerner, University of Wisconsin  Stout
James Anthony, Westminster College
(1096VN2647) 
3:00 p.m.
On cyclic decompositions of $K_{n1,n1}+I$ into a 2regular graph with at most 2 components.
Ellen K Sparks*, St. Anne Community High School
Adriana Arias, California State University Long Beach
Ryan C. Bunge, Illinois State University
Maira Carmona Herrera, Central Washington University
Saad I ElZanati, Illinois State University
Uthoomporn Jongthawonwuth, Chulalongkorn University
(1096VN2630) 
3:15 p.m.
The generalized Terwilliger algebra of a distanceregular graph and a double affine Hecke algebra.
JaeHo Lee*, University of WisconsinMadison
(1096VN2547) 
3:30 p.m.
Finite Factors and Graph Labelings.
Andrew Lazowski*, Sacred Heart University
(1096VN2364) 
3:45 p.m.
Hamiltonian Ptolemaic Graphs are Cycle Extendable.
Aydin Gerek*, Lehigh University
Garth T. Isaak, Lehigh University
(1096VN2238) 
4:00 p.m.
Graphs defined by systems of equations.
Brian G. Kronenthal*, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1096VN2225) 
4:15 p.m.
Assembly Number and Loop Saturated Graphs.
Tilahun A Muche*, Savannah State University, GA
(1096VN1857) 
4:30 p.m.
Path Elongation of Graphs.
Brad Bailey*, University of North Georgia
Dianna J. Spence, University of North Georgia
(1096VN1132) 
4:45 p.m.
Representations Arising from an Action on Dneighborhoods of Cayley Graphs.
Justin R. Hughes*, Colorado State University
(1096VN1072) 
5:00 p.m.
Cyclic Dominating Sets in Cayley Graphs.
Matthew Lee Force*, Kennesaw State University
Jon Woltz, Kennesaw State University
Joe DeMaio, Kennesaw State University
(1096VN714) 
5:15 p.m.
The Pac Man Graph: The Roots of a Class of Partition Polynomials.
Daniel Parry*, Drexel Unviersity
(1096VN635) 
5:30 p.m.
Proper interval $p$graphs.
Breeann M Flesch*, Western Oregon University
David E Brown, Utah State University
(1096VN571) 
5:45 p.m.
The Fibonacci Number of the Tadpole Graph.
Joe DeMaio*, Kennesaw State University
John Jacobson, Link Analytics
(1096VN565)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:25 p.m.
AMS Session on Noncommutative Algebra and Lie Theory
Room 313, BCC

2:15 p.m.
Polynomials that kill each element of a finite ring.
Nicholas J Werner*, The Ohio State UniversityNewark
(109616405) 
2:30 p.m.
Periodic free resolutions from twisted matrix factorizations.
Andrew Conner*, Wake Forest University
Thomas Cassidy, Bucknell University
Ellen Kirkman, Wake Forest University
W. Frank Moore, Wake Forest University
(1096161730) 
2:45 p.m.
Hopf orders in group rings over local fields.
G. Griffith Elder*, University of Nebraska at Omaha
(1096161766) 
3:00 p.m.
The Ghost Number for a Finite Group.
Gaohong Wang*, University of Western Ontario
(1096161638) 
3:15 p.m.
Quantum Subgroups of $SL_n$.
Andrew Jaramillo*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(109616852) 
3:30 p.m.
Splitting Algebras: Koszul and CohenMacaulay.
Tyler Kloefkorn*, University of Oregon
(1096161836) 
3:45 p.m.
Centers of invariant differential operator algebras for Jacobi groups of higher rank.
Charles H Conley, University of North Texas
Rabin Dahal*, University of North Texas
(1096171201) 
4:00 p.m.
Classification of orbifold modules using twisted modules.
Jason R. Elsinger*, North Carolina State University
(1096061252) 
4:15 p.m.
Cyclic Leibniz Algebras.
Allison McAlister Hedges*, North Carolina State University
(1096171598) 
4:30 p.m.
Twisted Toroidal Lie Algebras.
Chad R Mangum*, North Carolina State University
(1096081163) 
4:45 p.m.
Demazure Crystals for $U_q(D_4^{(3)})$.
Alyssa M Armstrong*, North Carolina State University
Kailash C Misra, North Carolina State University
(1096081602) 
5:00 p.m.
Integral forms and integral bases for universal enveloping algebras of map superalgebras.
Irfan Bagci*, University of North Georgia
Samuel Chamberlin, Park University
(109617363) 
5:15 p.m.
Complexity of modules over Lie superalgebras.
Houssein El Turkey*, University of Oklahoma
(109617580)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Number Theory, II
Room 311, BCC

2:15 p.m.
A Polynomial Variation on Meinardus' Theorem.
Daniel Parry*, Drexel University
(109611640) 
2:30 p.m.
Selfconjugate core partitions and modular forms.
Levent Alpoge*, Harvard College
(109611553) 
2:45 p.m.
Etaquotients and the $\mathbb{Q}$rational cuspidal subgroup of $J_0(2^n)$.
John J. B. Webb*, Wake Forest University
Jeremy Rouse, Wake Forest University
(1096112291) 
3:00 p.m.
SatoTate Equidistribution of Satake Parameters.
Fan Zhou*, Ohio State University
(109611266) 
3:15 p.m.
Zeros of partial sums of the Dedekind zeta function of a cyclotomic field.
Arindam Roy*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Andrew Ledoan, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Alexandru Zaharescu, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109611274) 
3:30 p.m.
Weak arithmetic equivalence of number fields.
Guillermo MantillaSoler*, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
(1096112306) 
3:45 p.m.
The Lerch zeta function and the EisensteinKronecker series.
Hieu T Ngo*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(1096111934) 
4:00 p.m.
Low lying zeros of Artin $L$functions.
Peter J Cho*, University at Buffalo
Henry H Kim, University of Toronto
(109611542) 
4:15 p.m.
Alternate Discriminants and Mass Formulae for Number Fields.
Silas Johnson*, University of WisconsinMadison
(1096111826) 
4:30 p.m.
Average frequency of local torsion on abelian surfaces.
Adam Gamzon*, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
(10961178) 
4:45 p.m.
Elliptic curves and applications to concordant pairs within arithmetic progressions and in ratios.
BoHae Im*, ChungAng University, Seoul, Korea
(10961198) 
5:00 p.m.
A Uniform Version of a Finiteness Conjecture for CM Elliptic Curves.
Abbey M Bourdon*, Wesleyan University
(1096112345) 
5:15 p.m.
Abelian Surfaces with Real Multiplication.
Hilary J. Smallwood*, Colorado State University
(1096111286) 
5:30 p.m.
Bounding sums of the Möbius function over arithmetic progressions.
Lynnelle Ye*, Stanford University
(1096112764) 
5:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Numerical computations for a generalization of the theorem of Nakagawa on binary cubic forms.
Jorge Dioses*, Cottey College
(1096112702)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:50 p.m.
MAA Session on Programs and Approaches for Mentoring Women and Minorities in Mathematics
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Jenna Carpenter, Louisiana Tech University jenna@coes.latech.edu
Brooke Shipley, University of Chicago

2:15 p.m.
Establishing an interdisciplinary cohort to increase females and minorities in mathematics.
YuJu Kuo*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Rick Adkins, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(1096J11792) 
2:35 p.m.
Retaining and Advancing Female STEM Faculty at TeachingFocused Institutions.
Kate G. McGivney*, Shippensburg University
Sarah N Bryant, Shippensburg University
(1096J11075) 
2:55 p.m.
GrantWriting Resources: Supporting Women Faculty in STEM through Mentoring.
Elizabeth A. Burroughs*, Montana State University
(1096J1581) 
3:15 p.m.
Redesigning Student Mentoring/Research Programs: From the Mentees Vantage Point.
Abdramane Serme*, BMCC/CUNYThe City University of New York
Jean W. Richard, BMCC/CUNYThe City University of New York
(1096J12462) 
3:35 p.m.
Integrating South Texas Efforts in STEM Education.
Cristina Villalobos*, University of TexasPan American
Olga Ramirez, University of TexasPan American
Sakshi Puri, University of TexasPan American
(1096J12343) 
3:55 p.m.
Challenging the Underrepresentation of women in mathematics: The York Tensor Scholars Program.
Lidia Gonzalez*, York College, CUNY
(1096J12310) 
4:15 p.m.
National Research Experience for Undergraduates Programs: A Mathematics Summer Research Program for Minorities.
Gulden Karakok*, University of Northern Colorado
Brian Christopher, University of Northern Colorado
(1096J12251) 
4:35 p.m.
Secret Communication Summer Camp.
Semra KilicBahi*, ColbySawyer College
(1096J12164)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:50 p.m.
MAA Session on Projects, Demonstrations, and Activities that Engage Liberal Arts Mathematics Students, II
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Sarah Mabrouk, Framingham State University smabrouk@framingham.edu

2:15 p.m.
Students Discover Math in the World Around Them: The Use of Projects in a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course.
Tammy Muhs*, University of Central Florida
(1096J52631) 
2:35 p.m.
Civil Rights, Estimation, and Regression.
Semra KilicBahi*, ColbySawyer College
(1096J52146) 
2:55 p.m.
Two short projects for improving financial literacy.
Paul Taylor*, Shippensburg University
(1096J5399) 
3:15 p.m.
Engaging firstyear students in the mathematics of cryptology: "Ciphers and Heroes".
Sharon M Frechette*, College of the Holy Cross
(1096J52609) 
3:35 p.m.
Using Graph Representations to Solve Puzzles.
M. Reba*, Clemson University
D. Shier, Clemson University
(1096J52497) 
3:55 p.m.
A Tour through Graph Theory: Projects for a Liberal Arts Math Course.
Karin R Saoub*, Roanoke College
(1096J5326) 
4:15 p.m.
Projective Geometry for the Liberal Arts Mathematics Class.
Donna A. Dietz*, American University
(1096J51338) 
4:35 p.m.
The Many Facets of Symmetry.
Thomas Q. Sibley*, St. John's University, College of St. Benedict
(1096J5256) 
4:55 p.m.
Creativity, Writing and Mathematics: The FancyPants Strip Pattern Portfolio.
Shawn J. Chiappetta*, University of Sioux Falls
(1096J540) 
5:15 p.m.
Engaging liberal arts students in mathematics.
Colleen Duffy*, University of Wisconsin  Eau Claire
(1096J52443) 
5:35 p.m.
An Exercise in the Philosophy of Mathematics.
Charles F. Rocca*, Western Connecticut State University
(1096J51594)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:50 p.m.
MAA Session on Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Collegiate Mathematics, II
Room 339, BCC
Organizers:
Jackie Dewar, Loyola Marymount University jdewar@lmu.edu
Tom Banchoff, Brown University
Curtis Bennett, Loyola Marymount University
Pam Crawford, Jacksonville University
Edwin Herman, University of WisconsinStevens Point

2:15 p.m.
Flip vs. Traditional: A preliminary comparison of student performance and attitudes in Calculus I.
Larissa B. Schroeder*, University of Hartford
Jean McGivneyBurelle, University of Hartford
Fei Xue, University of Hartford
(1096L51452) 
2:35 p.m.
Using Video, Online Quizzes and Peer Instruction to Teach Integral Calculus.
James S Rolf*, Yale University
YuWen Hsu, Yale University
Miki Havlickova, Yale University
Susie Kimport, Yale University
Jennifer Frederick, Yale University
(1096L52476) 
2:55 p.m.
Investigating Student Learning in a Hybrid Calculus I.
Marilyn Reba*, Clemson University
Meredith Burr, Clemson University
(1096L5126) 
3:15 p.m.
Investigating the effects of classroom voting and peer instruction on teaching and learning in an introductory differential equations course.
Ron Buckmire*, Occidental College
(1096L52471) 
3:35 p.m.
A CostBenefit Analysis of Online Homework Systems.
Gregory M. Boudreaux, University of North Carolina at Asheville
Janine M. Haugh*, University of North Carolina at Asheville
Ed Johnson, University of North Carolina at Asheville
Cathy Whitlock, University of North Carolina at Asheville
(1096L52248) 
3:55 p.m.
An Examination of the Effect of Formative Feedback on Student Errors in a Calculus Course.
H. Smith Risser*, Montana Tech
(1096L51039) 
4:15 p.m.
Analyzing StudentGenerated Questions in Calculus.
Konstantina Christodoulopoulou*, University of Connecticut
Fabiana Cardetti, University of Connecticut
Steven Pon, University of Connecticut
(1096L52157) 
4:35 p.m.
The Impact of WHYU and the Khan Academy on Student Learning in Mathematics.
Cynthia Y. Young*, University of Central Florida
Heidi A Eisenreich, University of Central Florida
(1096L51863) 
4:55 p.m.
An Investigation of Mathematics Graduate Teaching Assistants' Teaching Philosophies.
Kedar M Nepal*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
(1096L5835) 
5:15 p.m.
The problem of transfer: Explicitly teaching critical thinking in a bridge course.
Jeremy Case*, Taylor University
(1096L51938) 
5:35 p.m.
The undergraduate mathematics preparation of middle school math teachers.
Gary A. Harris*, Texas Tech University
Tara Stevens, Texas Tech University
Raegan Higgins, Texas Tech University
(1096L5438)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:10 p.m.
MAA Session on Topics and Techniques for Teaching Real Analysis, II
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Musial, Chicago State University pmusial@csu.edu
Robert W. Vallin, Slippery Rock University
Erik Talvila, University of the Fraser Valley
James Peterson, Alma College

2:15 p.m.
It's Not the Moore Method But..: A Student Driven Textbook supported Approach to Teaching Real Analysis.
Kathleen M. Shannon*, Salisbury University
(1096N1535) 
2:35 p.m.
Using Counterexamples of Calculus to Teach Real Analysis.
Jeffrey Clark*, Elon University
(1096N1898) 
2:55 p.m.
One Proof is Not Enough.
Cesar E. Silva*, Williams College
(1096N12324) 
3:15 p.m.
Helping Students Overcome Discouragement in Real Analysis.
Rebekah B. Johnson Yates*, Houghton College
(1096N12563) 
3:35 p.m.
Spice up your Real Analysis Class with InClass Presentations.
Paul Martin Musial*, Chicago State University
(1096N11485) 
3:55 p.m.
Local Maximum Functions in Real Analysis.
Peter A Loeb*, Dept. of Mathematics, University of Illinois, ChampaignUrbana
(1096N1643) 
4:15 p.m.
Two sets of MooreMethod Analysis notes and two websites that support them.
William T. Mahavier*, Lamar University
(1096N11677) 
4:35 p.m.
Teaching positive series and generalized derivatives.
J. Marshall Ash*, DePaul University
(1096N11992) 
4:55 p.m.
Gently Introducing IBL in Advanced Calculus.
Robert W. Vallin*, Slippery Rock University
(1096N11042)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Session on We Did More with Less: Streamlining the Undergraduate Mathematics Curriculum
Room 350, BCC
Organizers:
Wade Ellis, West Valley College wellis@ti.com
Barbara Edwards, Oregon State University

2:15 p.m.
Introduction and discussion. 
2:35 p.m.
Inverting the Classroom on a Tight Budget.
Carren S Walker, C.S. Walker Educational Group
Joan M Zoellner*, Clark College
(1096Q51279) 
2:55 p.m.
Activities That Help Understanding  That Cost the College Nothing!
Joanne Peeples*, El Paso Community College, El Paso, TX
(1096Q51851) 
3:15 p.m.
Maximizing Student Outcomes with Minimal Resources in College Algebra at the University of Illinois.
Alison Ahlgren Reddy*, University of Illinois
(1096Q5950) 
3:55 p.m.
Adapting the Singapore Model Method of Problem Solving Framework to College Level.
Umesh P. Nagarkatte*, Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Joshua Berenbom, Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Kay Lashley, Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Herbert Odunukwe, Medgar Evers College, CUNY
Lavoizier St. Jean, Medgar Evers College, CUNY
(1096Q51270) 
4:15 p.m.
Improving success rates in developmental math with existing resources.
John R Wilkins*, California State University, Dominguez Hills
(1096Q52451)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.5:50 p.m.
MAA Session on the Intersection of Mathematics and the Arts, II
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Douglas Norton, Villanova University douglas.norton@villanova.edu

2:15 p.m.
More Mathematics of Popup Books.
Jennifer Wilson*, Eugene Lang College the New School for Liberal Arts
Vidhya Kamdar, Eugene Lang College the New School for Liberal Arts
(1096C52224) 
2:35 p.m.
Using Doodles to Teach the Math of Art.
Martha Ellen Waggoner*, Simpson College
(1096C52152) 
2:55 p.m.
Incorporating art in mathematical teaching and assessment as imagebased learning.
Lina Wu*, Borough of Manhattan Community College
(1096C51431) 
3:15 p.m.
Symmetry Variation in Hmong Fabric Arts.
Darrah P. Chavey*, Beloit College
(1096C52475) 
3:35 p.m.
Spindle Design.
Neal Brand*, University of North Texas
(1096C5303) 
3:55 p.m.
A Mathematical Perspective of Rome's Twin Churches.
Michael Huber*, Muhlenberg College
(1096C5226) 
4:15 p.m.
Which Planar Crystallographic Groups May Be Found in Mamluk Geometric Ornamentation?
B Lynn Bodner*, Monmouth University
(1096C5844) 
4:35 p.m.
Planar and Spherical Iterations of Borromean Rings.
Douglas G. Burkholder*, LenoirRhyne University
(1096C5848) 
4:55 p.m.
Fibonacci Circle Curves.
Susan Happersett*, Artist
(1096C51802) 
5:15 p.m.
Interesting Artworks on Magic Squares.
Hossein Behforooz*, Utica College
(1096C5330) 
5:35 p.m.
Finding the Way with Mathematics.
Susan McBurney*, Western Springs, IL
(1096C5467)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Poster Session of Projects Supported by the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Exhibit Hall G, 100 Level, BCC
Organizers:
Jon Scott, Montgomery College jon.scott@montgomerycollege.edu

2:15 p.m.
WeBWorK: Improving Student Success in Mathematics.
Arnold Pizer*, University of Rochester
Michael Gage, University of Rochester
Vicki Roth, University of Rochester
Jason Aubrey, University of Arizona
John Travis, Mississippi College 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Updating the WeBWorK National Problem Library.
Jeff Holt*, University of Virginia
John Jones, Arizona State University 
2:15 p.m.
STEM Real World Applications of Mathematics.
Joy Lind, University of Sioux Falls
Darren A. Narayan*, Rochester Institute of Technology 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Maplets for Calculus.
Philip B. Yasskin*, Texas A&M University
Douglas B. Meade, University of South Carolina
Matthew J. Barry, Texas A&M University 
2:15 p.m.
Colorado Momentum: Oral Assessment in the Mathematical Sciences Classroom.
Mary Nelson*, University of Colorado, Boulder
Harvey Segur, University of Colorado, Boulder
Anne Dougherty, University of Colorado, Boulder 
2:15 p.m.
Undergraduate Mathematical Biology Research at Marshall University Anna Mummert, Marshall University.
Anna Mummert*, Marshall University 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research on the Arthropod Way of Life (CRAWL): Interdisciplinary Training in Mathematical Biology.
Michele L. Joyner*, East Tennessee State University
Darrell Moore, East Tennessee State University
Thomas C. Jones, East Tennessee State University
Karl Joplin, East Tennessee State University
Edith Seier, East Tennessee State University 
2:15 p.m.
Using Research to Shape Instruction and Placement in Algebra and Precalculus.
Bernard L. Madison*, University of Arkansas
Linda Braddy, MAA
Caren Diefenderfer, Hollins University
Marilyn Carlson, Arizona State University 
2:15 p.m.
Learning Mathematics Through Teaching.
Karen Graham*, University of New Hampshire
Tim FukawaConnelly, Drexel University
Sharon Soucy McCrone, University of New Hampshire
Neil Portnoy, University of New Hampshire
May Chaar, University of New Hampshire
Brian Gleason, Nevada State University, Las Vegas 
2:15 p.m.
Supporting Pedagogical Innovation for a Generation of Transformation via InquiryBased Learning in Mathematics (SPIGOT).
Stan Yoshinobu*, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo,
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Matthew Jones, California State University, Dominguez Hills
Sandra L. Laursen, University of Colorado 
2:15 p.m.
Nebraska Math.
Jim Lewis*, University of NebraskaLincoln 
2:15 p.m.
Mathematical ACES: Algebraic Concepts for Elementary Students.
Davida Fischman*, California State University, San Bernardino
Shawn McMurran, California State University, San Bernardino
Joseph Jesunathadas, California State University, San Bernardino
Karla Wells, Ontario Montclair School District
Carol Cronk, Ontario Montclair School District 
2:15 p.m.
Developing an Innovative RandomizationBased Introductory Statistics Curriculum.
Todd Swanson*, Hope College
Jill VanderStoep, Hope College
Nathan Tintle, Dordt College
George Cobb, Mount Holyoke College
Allan Rossman, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Beth Chance, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Soma Roy, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 
2:15 p.m.
Kent State University Noyce Scholars Program.
Joanne Caniglia*, Kent State University
Lisa Donnelly, Kent State University
James Gleeson, Kent State University
Andrew Tonge, Kent State University
John Stalvey, Kent State University 
2:15 p.m.
Talented Teachers In Training for Texas (T4).
Keith Hubbard*, Stephen F. Austin State University
Lesa Beverly, Stephen F. Austin State University
Karen Embry Jenlink, Stephen F. Austin State University
Dennis Gravatt, Stephen F. Austin State University 
2:15 p.m.
An NSF MSP  Its Genesis, Goals, Activities, and Outcome.
Amy Cohen*, Rutgers University
Cecilia Aria, Rutgers Center for Math, Science, and Computer Education
Lynda Ginsburg, Rutgers Center for Math, Science, and Computer Education
Jennifer V. Jones, Rutgers Center for Math, Science, and Computer Education 
2:15 p.m.
Characteristics of Successful Programs in College Calculus.
David Bressoud*, Macalester College
Chris Rasmussen, San Diego State University
Vilma Mesa, University of Michigan
Linda Braddy, MAA 
2:15 p.m.
UCI Mathematical and Computational Biology for Undergraduates (MCBU).
Frederic Y. Wan, University of California, Irvine
Sarah Eichhorn*, University of California, Irvine
German Enciso, University of California, Irvine
John S. Lowengrub, University of California, Irvine
J. Lawrence Marsh, University of California, Irvine 
2:15 p.m.
Preparing Graduate Students to Teach Undergraduate Mathematics: A Working Conference.
Robin Gottlieb*, Harvard University
Natasha Speer, University of Maine
Jack Bookman, Duke University
Sarah Schott, Duke University 
2:15 p.m.
Quantitative Literacy and Reasoning Assessment.
Eric Gaze*, Bowdoin College
Linda Misener, Southern Maine Community College
Semra KilicBahi, ColbySawyer College 
2:15 p.m.
Noyce at Montclair: Preparing the Effective Elementary Teacher.
Steven Greenstein*, Montclair State University
Erin Krupa, Montclair State University
Trina Wooten, Montclair State University 
2:15 p.m.
Research Based Videos for Developing Mathematical Thinking Skills in Proof Writing and Problem Solving.
Jim Sandefur*, Georgetown University
Kay Somers, Moravian College
Connie Campbell, Millsaps College 
2:15 p.m.
Ithaca College Robert Noyce Teaching Scholarship Program.
David Brown*, Ithaca College
Michael Rogers, Ithaca College
Matthew Price, Ithaca College
Aaron Weinberg, Ithaca College
Linda Hanrahan, Ithaca College
Marty Alderman, Ithaca College
Jim Overhiser, Ithaca College 
2:15 p.m.
Emphasizing Core Calculus Concepts Using Biomedical Applications to Engage, Mentor and Retain STEM Students.
Marilyn Reba*, Clemson University
Taufiquar Khan, Clemson University
Irina Viktorova, Clemson University
Ellen Breazel, Clemson University
John DesJardins, Clemson University 
2:15 p.m.
Mathematics Partnering with Computer Sciences to Improve Calculus Instruction and Learning.
Calvin L. Williams, Clemson University
Marilyn Reba*, Clemson University
Roy Pargas, Clemson University 
2:15 p.m.
Quantitative and Mathematics Support Centers Workshop to Develop Handbook of Best Practices.
Michael Schuckers*, St. Lawrence University
Grace Coulombe, Bates College
Mary O'Neill, Hamilton College
McKayla Nuffer, St. Lawrence University 
2:15 p.m.
Pathways to Calculus: Disseminating and Scaling Precalculus Curriculum and a Professional Development Model for Precalculus Teaching and Learning.
Marilyn Carlson*, Arizona State University 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Maplets for Calculus.
Douglas B. Meade*, University of South Carolina
Raymond E. Patenaude, University of South Carolina
Philip B. Yasskin, Texas A&M University 
2:15 p.m.
PRIME: Preparing Regional Increases in Mathematics Educators.
Teri J. Murphy*, Northern Kentucky University
Brooke Buckley, Northern Kentucky University
Sarah Kasten, Northern Kentucky University
Bethany Noblitt, Northern Kentucky University 
2:15 p.m.
Delaware State University Scholarships for Teachers in Mathematics and Science.
Rayton Sianjina, Delaware State University
Nicola EdwardsOmolewa*, Delaware State University
Sabrina McGary, Delaware State University
Tomasz Smolinski, Delaware State University
Cherese Winstead, Delaware State University 
2:15 p.m.
Paradigms in Physics: Interactive Electromagnetism Curricular Materials.
Tevian Dray*, Oregon State University
Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University
Emily van Zee, Oregon State University
David Roundy, Oregon State University
Eric Weber, Oregon State University 
2:15 p.m.
Attracting Liberal Arts STEM Majors to Teaching: Challenges and Successes in our Noyce Program.
Catherine A. Roberts*, College of the Holy Cross
D. Bukatko, College of the Holy Cross
B. Bell, College of the Holy Cross
D. Bitran, College of the Holy Cross
C. A. Roberts, College of the Holy Cross
J. Shertzer, College of the Holy Cross 
2:15 p.m.
Winthrop Initiative for STEM Educators.
Joseph Rusinko*, Winthrop University
Beth Costner, Winthrop University
Cassandra Bell, Winthrop University
Kelly Costner, Winthrop University 
2:15 p.m.
Native Americanbased Mathematics Materials for Integration into Undergraduate Courses.
Charles Funkhouser*, California State University Fullerton;
Harriet C. Edwards, California State University Fullerton;
Miles Pfahl, Turtle Mountain Community College 
2:15 p.m.
Enhancing the 5 YR Math and Science Education Programs at SJU.
Sandra Fillebrown*, St Joseph's University
Tetyana Berezovski, St Joseph's University
Michael Clapper, St Joseph's University
Michael McCann, St Joseph's University
Karen Snetselaar, St Joseph's University 
2:15 p.m.
The Northeast Tennessee Robert Noyce Scholarship Program.
Jeff Knisley*, East Tennessee State University
Aimee Govett, East Tennessee State University
Robert Beeler, East Tennessee State University
Daryl Stephens, East Tennessee State University
Ryan Nivens, East Tennessee State University 
2:15 p.m.
Preparing to Train STEM Professionals as Educators.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee, University
Carlton Morris, Tuskegee, University
Alicia Curry, Tuskegee, University
Michael Curry, Tuskegee, University
Melvin Gadson, Tuskegee, University
Lauretta Garrett, Tuskegee, University
Gerald Griffin, Tuskegee, University 
2:15 p.m.
Distributome: An Interactive Webbased Resource for Probability Distributions.
Kyle Siegrist*, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Ivo Dinov, University of Michigan
Dennis Pearl, The Ohio State University 
2:15 p.m.
The Alfred University Calculus Initiative (AUCI).
Joseph Petrillo*, Alfred University
Darwyn Cook, Alfred University
Addison Frey, Alfred University 
2:15 p.m.
Columbus Region Academy of Future Teachers of STEM.
Tim Howard*, Columbus State University
Deborah Gober, Columbus State University
Kimberly Shaw, Columbus State University
Cindy Ticknor, Columbus State University 
2:15 p.m.
Mobile Math Apps.
Doug Ensley*, Shippensburg University
Lea Adams, Shippensburg University
Barbara Kaskosz, University of Rhode Island 
2:15 p.m.
Math in the City.
Petronela Radu*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Alexandra Seceleanu, University of NebraskaLincoln
Katie Haymaker, University of NebraskaLincoln
Stephen Hartke, University of NebraskaLincoln 
2:15 p.m.
Recruiting and Preparing Mathematics Majors for HoustonArea Classrooms: The University of HoustonDowntown Noyce Mathematics Teacher Scholarship Program.
Timothy A. Redl*, University of HoustonDowntown
Rebecca J. Quander, University of HoustonDowntown
Nancy A. Leveille, University of HoustonDowntown
Jacqueline J. Sack, University of HoustonDowntown
Michael L. Connell, University of HoustonDowntown 
2:15 p.m.
Mathematical Reasoning and Argumentation: What are the Tripping Points for Mathematics and Nonmathematics Undergraduates?
K. Ann Renninger*, Swarthmore College
D. Abram Lipman, Swarthmore College
Allison Gantt, Swarthmore College 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Maplets for Calculus  Incorporating the M4C into MathLynx.
John A. Velling*, Brooklyn College and the CUNY Graduate Center
Terrence Blackman, University of Colorado, Denver
Jerald Smith, MathLynx Project
(1096001350) 
2:15 p.m.
Discovery Learning Projects in Introductory Statistics.
Dianna Spence*, University of North Georgia
Brad Bailey, University of North Georgia 
2:15 p.m.
Quantitative Reasoning for Business: an InquiryBased Approach.
Victor Piercey*, Ferris State University 
2:15 p.m.
PREP: MAA's Professional Development Program.
Nancy Hastings*, Dickinson College
Barbara Edwards, Oregon State University
Nathaniel Dean, Texas State University San Marco
Virginia Buchanan, Hiram College
Mike Brilleslyper, United States Air Force Academy
Linda Braddy, MAA
Jenna Carpenter, Louisiana Tech University
Jon Scott, Montgomery College 
2:15 p.m.
Robert Noyce Teacher Academy at the College of Staten Island (CUNY).
Jane Coffee*, College of Staten Island (CUNY)
Irina Lyublinskaya, College of Staten Island (CUNY)
Susan Sullivan, College of Staten Island (CUNY) 
2:15 p.m.
Robert Noyce Program in Mathematics at the University of HoustonClear Lake.
Thomas Fox*, University of Houston  Clear Lake
Jana Willis, University of Houston  Clear Lake 
2:15 p.m.
Flipping Calculus at the University of Hartford.
John Williams, University of Hartford
Mako Haruta, University of Hartford
Jean McGivneyBurelle, University of Hartford
Ben Pollina, University of Hartford
Larissa B. Schroeder*, University of Hartford
Fei Xue, University of Hartford 
2:15 p.m.
Mathematics and Social Advocacy.
Sandra Kingan*, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Jeff Suzuki, Brooklyn College, City University of New York 
2:15 p.m.
Central Washington University Robert Noyce Scholarship Program: Science and Mathematics Alliance for the Retention of Teachers (SMART).
Janet Shiver*, Central Washington University
Chris Black, Central Washington University
Martha Kurtz, Central Washington University
Jan ByersKirsch, Central Washington University
Tim Sorey, Central Washington University 
2:15 p.m.
Student Presentations; Engaging Students and "Delivering" Content.
Katie Mawhinney*, Appalachian State University 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Developing Inquiry Oriented Instructional Materials for Linear Algebra.
Megan Wawro*, Virginia Tech
Michelle Zandieh, Arizona State University
Chris Rasmussen, San Diego State University
Christine AndrewsLarson, Florida State University 
2:15 p.m.
Should I Unplug?
Lori Carmack*, Salisbury University 
2:15 p.m.
Undergraduate Sustainability Experiences in Mathematics.
Benjamin Galluzzo*, Shippensburg University
Corrine Taylor, Wellesley College 
2:15 p.m.
Collaboration, Observation, and Revision: Lesson Study in Teacher Preparation.
Usha Kotelawala*, Fordham University
Robert Graham, Fordham University
(1096002033) 
2:15 p.m.
Preparing Students for Business, Industry, and Government Careers (PreBIG).
Michael Dorff*, Brigham Young University
Linda Braddy, MAA
Reza MalekMadani, U.S. Naval Academy
Suzanne Weekes, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 
2:15 p.m.
Revitalizing Complex Analysis at the Undergraduate Level.
Russell Howell*, Westmont College
Alan Noel, Oklahoma State University
Paul Zorn, St. Olaf College 
2:15 p.m.
Dynamic Visualization Tools for Multivariable Calculus.
Paul Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
Monica VanDieren, Robert Morris University 
2:15 p.m.
Modules for Teaching Statistics with Pedagogies using Active Learning (MTStatPAL).
Tom Cheatham, Middle Tennessee State University
Nancy McCormick, Middle Tennessee State University
Scott McDaniel, Middle Tennessee State University
Ginger Holmes Rowell*, Middle Tennessee State University
Jeremy Strayer, Middle Tennessee State University
Natasha Gerstenschlager, Middle Tennessee State University
Brandon Hanson, Middle Tennessee State University 
2:15 p.m.
Mathematics as a FirstSTEP to Success in STEM.
Tom Cheatham, Middle Tennessee State University
Donald Nelson, Middle Tennessee State University
Elaine Bouldin Tenpenny, Middle Tennessee State University
Ginger Holmes Rowell*, Middle Tennessee State University
Chris Stephens, Middle Tennessee State University
Brittany Smith, Middle Tennessee State University
Jennifer Yantz, Middle Tennessee State University 
2:15 p.m.
Tree and Graph Structures in the Java Programming Language.
Joan M. Lucas*, The College at Brockport, State University of New York
Rebecca Smith, The College at Brockport, State University of New York 
2:15 p.m.
Transforming Linear Algebra Education with GeoGebra Applets.
James D. Factor*, Alverno College
Susan Pustejovsky, Alverno College 
2:15 p.m.
Collaborative Research: Linear Algebra in New Environments (LINE).
William O. Martin*, North Dakota State University
Laurel Cooley, Brooklyn College, CUNY
Draga Vidakovic, Georgia State University 
2:15 p.m.
Hampton University Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program: Advancing A Research Focused Agenda for PreService Math and Biology Teachers.
Carolyn B. Morgan*, Hampton University
Clair Berube, Hampton University 
2:15 p.m.
Open the Gate Robert Noyce Teacher Scholars Program.
Ruth Cossey*, Mills College
Margo Mc Inturff, Montera Middle School, Oakland Unified School District
Steve Luntz, Mills College 
2:15 p.m.
Math Images.
Gene Klotz*, Swarthmore College 
2:15 p.m.
Creating Effective Online Homework Problems in Calculus (Using WeBWorK).
Paul Seeburger*, Monroe Community College 
2:15 p.m.
When Zombies Attack: Laboratory Experiences in Mathematical Biology.
Andrea Bruder*, Colorado College
B. Kohler, Colorado College
M. Kummel, Colorado College
J. Powell, Colorado College 
2:15 p.m.
Lurch, Educational Software for Writing Proofs.
Kenneth Monks*, University of Scranton
Nathan Carter, Bentley University 
2:15 p.m.
Playing Games with a Purpose: A New Approach to Teaching and Learning Statistics.
Shonda R. Kuiper*, Grinnell College
Rodney Sturdivant, United States Military Academy
Billy Kaczynski, United States Military Academy
John Jackson, United States Military Academy
Kevin Cummiskey, United States Military Academy 
2:15 p.m.
Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program at California State University, Stanislaus: Teachers from the Valley, for the Valley.
Viji Sundar*, California State UniversityStanislaus

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.6:10 p.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Partial Differential Equations Modeling Physical Systems
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Edriss S. Titi, University of California Irvine and Weizmann Institute of Science etiti@math.uci.edu

2:15 p.m.
Local formulas for the hydrodynamic pressure and applications.
Peter Constantin*, Princeton University
(1096351969) 
2:45 p.m.
Wave turbulence closures and limits.
Zaher Hani*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
(1096351243) 
3:15 p.m.
A scattering theory construction of dynamical vacuum black hole spacetimes.
Mihalis Dafermos*, Princeton University/University of Cambridge
Gustav Holzegel, Imperial College London
Igor Rodnianski, Princeton University/MIT
(1096351590) 
3:45 p.m.
Long time behavior of flowstructure interaction without mechanical dissipation.
Irena Lasiecka*, University of Memphis
(1096351233) 
4:15 p.m.
The MultiConfiguration Time Dependent HartreeFock Equations.
Saber Trabelsi*, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
(1096351757) 
4:45 p.m.
2D Boussinesq equations and 2D MHD equations.
Chongsheng Cao*, Florida International University
(1096351611) 
5:15 p.m.
Nonlinear lower bounds for linear nonlocal operators.
Peter Constantin, Princeton University
Vlad Vicol*, Princeton University
(1096351468) 
5:45 p.m.
On a nonlinear model for tumor growth: Global in time weak solutions.
Donatella Donatelli, University of L'Aquilla
Konstantina Trivisa*, University of Maryland
(1096351110)

2:15 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:35 p.m.
MAAYoung Mathematicians' Network Panel Discussion
Career options for undergraduate mathematics majors.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Timothy Goldberg, LenoirRhyne University
Ralucca Gera, Naval Posgraduate School
Panelists:
Emily Kessler, Society of Actuaries
Rebecca Goldin, George Mason University
John Workman, The Advisory Board Company
Kim Sacra, National Security Agency 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:45 p.m.
AMSASAMAASIAM Special Presentation
INGenIOuS: Workforce preparation for students in the mathematical sciences.
Room 336, BCC
Organizers:
John Bailer, Miami University
Jenna Carpenter, Louisiana Tech University
William Jaco, Oklahoma State University
Peter Turner, Clarkson University
Paul Zorn, St. Olaf College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:35 p.m.
MAANSF Panel Discussion
NSF programs supporting learning, teaching, and the future workforce in mathematics.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Lee Zia, National Science Foundation
Michael Jacobson, National Science Foundation
Ron Buckmire, National Science Foundation
Jennifer Pearl, National Science Foundation 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:40 p.m.
AWM Panel Discussion
Building a research career in mathematics.
Room 326, BCC
Organizers:
Bettye Ann Case, Florida State University
Christina Sormani, City University of New York
Panelists:
Ruth Charney, Brandeis University
Joan Hutchinson, Macalester College, Smith College emerita
Deleram Kahrobaei, CUNYGC and NYC College of Technology
Tanya Leise, Amherst College
Chikako Mese, John Hopkins University
Judy Walker, University of Nebraska 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:30 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Geometric Applications of Combinatorics and KTheory
Room 312, BCC

2:30 p.m.
Using a Generalization of Young Diagrams to Study a Normality Problem.
Ellen J. Goldstein*, Boston College
(1096141223) 
2:45 p.m.
Combinatorics of diagrams of permutations.
Joel Brewster Lewis, University of Minnesota
Alejandro H. Morales*, LaCIM, Université du Québec à Montréal
(1096052473) 
3:00 p.m.
Monomial Principalization in the Singular Setting.
Corey Harris*, Florida State University
(1096142470) 
3:15 p.m.
Peterson Varieties: a Uniform Giambelli's Formula.
Elizabeth Drellich*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(1096051623) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: New aspects of lattice regions whose tilings are enumerated by perfect powers.
Tri Lai*, Indiana University Bloomington
(109605625) 
3:45 p.m.
Lozenge tilings, the weak Lefschetz property, and Laplace equations.
David Cook II*, University of Notre Dame
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky
(109605137) 
4:00 p.m.
Tilings of Annular Regions.
Kyle Evitts*, Linfield College
Brian Whetter, University of Puget Sound
Brian Keating, University of California: San Diego
(1096511246) 
4:15 p.m.
Realization spaces of phased matroids.
Amanda Ruiz*, Harvey Mudd College
(1096052752) 
4:30 p.m.
Macaulay decomposability and the flag $f$vectors of generalized colored complexes.
Kai Fong Ernest Chong*, Cornell University
(1096051883) 
4:45 p.m.
A combinatorial duality theorem for syzygies of Veronese ideals of weighted projective space.
Stepan Paul*, California Polytechnic State University
(109613985) 
5:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: An Elementary Construction of a Hive Associated to a Hermitian Matrix Pair, with Interpretations of Littelmann Path Operators.
Glenn Appleby*, Santa Clara University
Tamsen Whitehead, Santa Clara University
(1096051855) 
5:15 p.m.
On Virtual Group Presentation.
Mayra Lopez, University of North Texas at Dallas
Noureen Khan*, University of North Texas at Dallas
(1096552614) 
5:30 p.m.
A Bivariant Theory for QuasiProjective Schemes.
Mona Mocanasu*, Metropolitan State University of Denver
(109619645) 
5:45 p.m.
The Real $K$theory of compact Lie groups.
ChiKwong Fok*, Cornell University
(109619702)

2:30 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 2:30 p.m.5:25 p.m.
AMS Session on Mathematical Modeling and Mathematical Biology
Room 305, BCC

2:30 p.m.
Data clustering algorithms for ultrasound imaging of atherosclerotic plaques.
Amanda J Mangum*, Biomathematics Graduate Program, NC State University
Mansoor A. Haider, NC State University
(1096922070) 
2:45 p.m.
Exploring the Uniformity of Transmembrane Alphahelix.
Jack Quine, Florida State University
Yuanting Lu*, Mercer University
(1096921789) 
3:00 p.m.
A mathematical model of macrophage reverse cholesterol transport by high density lipoproteins.
Lake R Ritter*, Southern Polytechnic State University
(109692244) 
3:15 p.m.
Optimal Control and Analysis of a Coupled ODE/PDE Immunoepidemiological Model.
Eric S Numfor*, University of Tennessee
(109692756) 
3:30 p.m.
Effects of connectivity on dynamic behavior in neural networks.
Anca R. Radulescu*, University of Colorado at Boulder
(1096922739) 
3:45 p.m.
Linear algebra of the CrowKimura quasispecies model.
Artem S. Novozhilov*, NDSU
Yuri Semenov, Moscow State University of Railway Engineering, Moscow, Russia
Alexander Bratus, Lomonosov Moscow State University
(1096921170) 
4:00 p.m.
Using FTLEs to Find Optimal Extinction Paths in Stochastic Population Models.
Martha Bauver*, Montclair State University
Lora Billings, Montclair State University
Eric Forgoston, Montclair State University
(1096921191) 
4:15 p.m.
Simulating Bistable Population Models.
Michael Morley*, Montclair State University
Lora Billings, Montclair State University
Eric Forgoston, Montclair State University
(1096921193) 
4:30 p.m.
Stochastic Modeling and Control of a Population.
Jamila Haramuniz*, Montclair State University
Lora Billings, Montclair State University
Eric Forgoston, Montclair State University
(1096921194) 
4:45 p.m.
Distancebased phylogenetic methods near a polytomy.
Ruth Davidson*, North Carolina State University
Seth Sullivant, North Carolina State University
(1096921142) 
5:00 p.m.
The Neural Ring: An Algebraic Tool for Analyzing the Intrinsic Structure of Neural Codes.
Nora Youngs*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Carina Curto, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Vladimir Itskov, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Alan VelizCuba, University of Houston
(1096921798) 
5:15 p.m.
The enumeration of $H&S$ pseudoknots.
Aziza F Jefferson*, University of Florida
(1096051714)

2:30 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 3:20 p.m.4:10 p.m.
MAA Invited Address
Effective thinking and mathematics.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Michael Starbird*, University of Texas at Austin
(1096A010) 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 3:45 p.m.4:15 p.m.
AWM Business Meeting
Room 326, BCC 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 3:50 p.m.5:10 p.m.
MAAYoung Mathematicians' Network Panel Discussion
What experiences matter on your resumé?
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Kristine Roinestad, Georgetown College
Ralucca Gera, Naval Posgraduate School
Panelists:
Michael Bardzell, Salisbury University
Derrick Stolee, Iowa State University
Steve Horton, United States Military Academy
Robert Campbell, National Security Agency
Glenn Lilly, National Security Agency 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Section Officers
Holiday Ballroom 6, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Chairs:
Rick Gillman, Valparaiso University 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Reception for Undergraduate Students
Swing Hall, 100 Level, BCC 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Committee on the Profession Panel Discussion
Online courses: Benefits and pitfalls.
Room 336, BCC
Organizers:
Dan Abramovich, Brown University
Patricia Hersh, North Carolina State University
Moderators:
Abigail Thompson, University of California, Davis
Panelists:
Tina Garrett, St. Olaf College
Robert Ghrist, University of Pennsylvania
William (Brit) E. Kirwan, University System of Maryland
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #3: Part A
Improvisation for the mathematics classroom.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Andrea Young, Ripon College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #7: Part A
Mathematics and dance.
Stadium Ballrooms 4 & 5, 2nd Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Presenters:
Karl Schaffer, De Anza College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 4:45 p.m.6:45 p.m.
MAA Minicourse: #11: Part A
Public and privatekey cryptography.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Chris Christensen, Northern Kentucky University
Jeffrey Ehme, Spelman College 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 5:30 p.m.7:20 p.m.
MAA SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Business Meeting, Reception, and Guest Lecture
Room 341, BCC

5:30 p.m.
Business Meeting and Reception; lecture immediately following at 6:30 p.m. 
6:30 p.m.
The notebooks of George Washington on arithmetic, geometry, trigonometry, logarithms and surveying.
V. Frederick Rickey*, West Point
(1096A0497)

5:30 p.m.

Wednesday January 15, 2014, 5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Reception for Graduate Students and FirstTime Participants
Grand Ballroom, 1st Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor 
Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture
Machines that see, powered by probability.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Andrew Blake*, Microsoft Research Cambridge
Thursday January 16, 2014

Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:40 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Bridging the Gap: Designing an Introduction to Proofs Course
Room 339, BCC
Organizers:
Sarah Mabrouk, Framingham State University smabrouk@framingham.edu

7:40 a.m.
Teach What You Do.
Clark Wells*, Grand Valley State University
(1096D12104) 
8:00 a.m.
The Evolution of an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Susanna S. Epp*, DePaul University
(1096D11982) 
8:20 a.m.
Using Video CaseStudies to Develop Proof Writing Skills.
Connie Campbell*, Millsaps College
James Sandefur, Georgetown University
Kay Somers, Moravian College
(1096D1365) 
8:40 a.m.
Using Portfolios in an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Frederick M Butler*, York College of Pennsylvania
(1096D1701) 
9:00 a.m.
Writing Assignments in an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Kate Overmoyer*, Clarion University of Pennsylvania
(1096D11126) 
9:20 a.m.
Developing community norms for proof: forum discussions of the nature and import of proof.
Kristin A. Camenga*, Houghton College
(1096D12266) 
9:40 a.m.
Evaluating Peers' Arguments as the Catalyst for Learning in an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Sarah K. Bleiler*, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096D11150) 
10:00 a.m.
Integrating the Elements of an Introductory Proof Course.
Ockle E Johnson*, Keene State College
(1096D12132) 
10:20 a.m.
Introduction to Proofs as A Survey Course in Mathematics.
William W. Johnston*, Butler University
(1096D11752) 
10:40 a.m.
Successes and Failures of Inquiry Based Learning in an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Rachel Esselstein*, California State University Monterey Bay
(1096D11375) 
11:00 a.m.
How important is the final answer? : Using inquirybased learning in an introductory proofs course.
Susan Crook*, Loras College
(1096D12418) 
11:20 a.m.
Using an InquiryBased Learning Approach in Introduction to Proofs and Advanced Calculus Courses.
Jim Fulmer*, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Tom McMillan, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
(1096D12440) 
11:40 a.m.
Using Formal and Informal Proof Writing in an Introduction to Proofs Course.
Katherine J. Mawhinney*, Appalachian State University
(1096D11639)

7:40 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:45 a.m.11:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics, II
Room 312, BCC

7:45 a.m.
Fixedpoint rotation families of cellular automorphisms.
Lowell Abrams*, George Washington University
(109605446) 
8:00 a.m.
On matroid minors that guarantee their duals as minors.
Jesse Taylor*, Louisiana State University
(1096051076) 
8:15 a.m.
A Characterization of Tangle Matroids.
Dennis W. Hall*, Louisiana State University
(1096051585) 
8:30 a.m.
Matroids that are extremal with respect to Bixby's Lemma.
Tyler Moss*, Louisiana State University
(1096051681) 
8:45 a.m.
PolynomialGenerated Orthogonal Latin Squares and Hypercubes.
Daniel R Droz*, Penn State University
(1096052236) 
9:00 a.m.
A Multiset Generalization of $t$Designs.
Ryan K Therkelsen*, Bellarmine University
(1096051966) 
9:15 a.m.
Intractable Sums Tamed: New Upper Bounds for Covering Arrays.
Ruyue (Julia) Yuan*, Valparaiso University
Zoe Koch, University of Utah
(109605385) 
9:30 a.m.
Conjectures and questions on coin graphs in the Euclidean plane.
Geir Agnarsson, George Mason University
Jill Bigley Dunham*, Hood College
(1096052625) 
9:45 a.m.
Increasing Representations in Additive Bases.
Zoe Koch*, University of Utah
(109605653) 
10:00 a.m.
ZeroSum Rado Numbers for some Linear Equations.
Chad B Birger*, University of Sioux Falls
Daniel Schaal, South Dakota State University
(1096052322) 
10:15 a.m.
GHam Sandwich Theorems: Harmonic Analysis on Finite Measures.
Steven Simon*, Wellesley College
(1096051990) 
10:30 a.m.
Probabilistic methods for minimum skew rank of graphs.
Sudipta Mallik*, University of Wyoming
(1096051278) 
10:45 a.m.
Modeling functional connectivity of the human brain and gauging the effects of subconcussive hits on athletes.
Anthony Harkin, Rochester Institute of Technology
Darren A Narayan*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096051555) 
11:00 a.m.
TwoPlayer Variation on Graph Pebbling.
Matthew J Prudente*, Lehigh University
(1096051640) 
11:15 a.m.
SpragueGrundy Values of the $\mathcal{R}$Wythoff Game.
Albert Gu*, Carnegie Mellon University
(1096052646) 
11:30 a.m.
The Origami Miura Map Fold and Graph Colorings.
Jessica E Ginepro*, Western New England University
Thomas C Hull, Western New England University
(109605854) 
11:45 a.m.
Extending Patches to Fullerenes.
Christina Graves, The University of Texas at Tyler
Jennifer McLoudMann*, University of Washington Bothell
Kristen Stagg, The University of Texas at Tyler
(1096052495)

7:45 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:45 a.m.11:40 a.m.
AMS Session on Natural Resource Modeling and Mathematical Biology
Room 305, BCC

7:45 a.m.
Mathematical Model of Infection Risk to Travelers Entering Malaria Endemic Regions.
Nairat Kanyamee*, Silpakorn University
(1096921581) 
8:00 a.m.
Modeling the Effects of AgeSpecific Harvesting on Connected Subpopulations of Marine Fish Using a Discrete Age Continuous Time Approach.
Elizabeth L Councill*, University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
(1096921617) 
8:15 a.m.
Effect of predators in dynamics of niche construction.
Faina Berezovskaya*, Howard University
(1096921277) 
8:30 a.m.
Effects of Stochastic Variation in Resource Availability in Ecological Community Structure.
Seth D. Haney*, University of San Diego
Adam Siepielski, University of San Diego
(1096922549) 
8:45 a.m.
Symbolic Solutions For RadialSymmetric and AxialSymmetric Groundwater Flow in Term of Special Functions.
A. Bass Bagayogo*, SaintBoniface University
(1096352483) 
9:00 a.m.
A Structured Avian Influenza Model with Imperfect Vaccination.
Hayriye Gulbudak*, University of Florida
(1096922480) 
9:15 a.m.
A stoichiometric producergrazer model incorporating the effects of excess foodnutrient content on consumer dynamics.
Angela L Peace*, Arizona State University
Yang Kuang, Arizona State University
(1096921816) 
9:30 a.m.
Mathematically Decomposing an Ecological Network into SelfSustaining Building Blocks.
Linh Ngoc Khanh Huynh*, Rice University
(109692188) 
9:45 a.m.
The Inherent Randomness of Evolving Populations.
Marc A Harper*, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096921240) 
10:00 a.m.
TwoSample Tests and Recursive Partitioning with Latent Responses: Application to HIV Genetics.
Shannon Stock*, College of the Holy Cross
Victor DeGruttola, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health
(1096921801) 
10:15 a.m.
Mathematical Modeling of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Cuba.
Antonio Mastroberardino*, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Yuanji Cheng, Malmo University
Ahmed Abdelrazec, York University
Hao Liu, Arizona State University
(1096921654) 
10:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Hybrid Model of Hospital Infection Spread.
Lester F. Caudill*, University of Richmond
Barry Lawson, University of Richmond
(1096922375) 
10:45 a.m.
Mathematical Model of CarbapenemResistant Enterobacteriaceae with Prevalence Settings.
Mohammed Yahdi*, Ursinus College
Hongli Chen, Ursinus College
(1096922566) 
11:00 a.m.
Predicting the time and mechanism for resistance in prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen suppression therapy.
Rebecca A. Everett*, Arizona State University
Yang Kuang, Arizona State University
(1096921827) 
11:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Modeling Stochasticity and Variability in Gene Regulatory Networks with Applications for Optimal Control.
David Murrugarra*, Georgia Tech
(109692406) 
11:30 a.m.
Precise Mass Measurements of Ions.
Jeremy N. Ariche*, Morehouse College
(1096922133)

7:45 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Advances in Analysis and PDEs, II
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Tepper L. Gill, Howard University tgill@howard.edu
Daniel A. Williams, Howard University

8:00 a.m.
Towards a Comprehensive Stability Theory for Feynman's Operational Calculus: The Time Independent Setting.
Lance Nielsen*, Creighton University
(1096471079) 
8:30 a.m.
Existence And Stability In Ageostrophic Flows With Viscoelastictype Reynolds Stress.
Maleafisha Stephen Tladi*, University of Limpopo, South Africa
(109635412) 
9:00 a.m.
"On the quasipotential for 2D NavierStokes equations perturbed by space time white noise".
Sandra Cerrai*, University of Maryland, College Park
(109660561) 
10:00 a.m.
"Graph Paper" Trace Characterizations of Functions of Finite Energy.
Robert S. Strichartz*, Cornell University
(109646277) 
11:00 a.m.
Nonlinear flows and rigidity results on compact manifolds.
Jean Dolbeault, CEREMADE Universite Paris Dauphine
Maria J. Esteban, CEREMADE Universite Paris Dauphine
Michael Loss*, Georgia Tech
(109635207)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Christopher Hacon, University of Utah
Zsolt Patakfalvi, Princeton University pzs1980@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
Pseudoeffective numerical classes with vanishing pushforward.
Mihai Fulger*, Princeton University
Brian Lehmann, Rice University
Xiaolei Zhao, University of Michigan
Zhixian Zhu, University of Michigan
(10961475) 
9:00 a.m.
On Betti numbers of tautological rings of Jacobians and Pryms.
Maxim V Arap*, Johns Hopkins University
(109614644) 
10:00 a.m.
The Chow ring of the moduli space of genus 6 curves.
Nikola Penev, Stanford
Ravi Vakil*, Stanford University
(1096142369) 
11:00 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, III
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
Jozef Przytycki, George Washington University przytyck@gwu.edu
Radmila Sazdanovic, University of Pennsylvania
Alexander N. Shumakovitch, George Washington University
Hao Wu, George Washington University

8:00 a.m.
Elements of Khovanov Homology.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1096571424) 
8:30 a.m.
The many versions of odd Khovanov homology.
Krzysztof Karol Putyra*, Columbia University
(1096172649) 
9:00 a.m.
An infinite rank summand of topologically slice knots.
Jennifer Hom*, Columbia University
(109657846) 
9:30 a.m.
A bordered monopole Floer theory.
Jonathan M Bloom*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
John A Baldwin, Boston College
(109657838) 
10:00 a.m.
Homology for quandles with partial group operations.
J. Scott Carter, University of South Alabama
Atsushi Ishii, University of Tsukuba
Masahico Saito*, University of South Florida
(1096571174) 
10:30 a.m.
Self, multi and $G$distributivity with a braided flavor.
Victoria Lebed*, Advanced Mathematical Institute, Osaka City University
(109617299) 
11:00 a.m.
On some ternary algebras in knot theory.
Maciej Niebrzydowski*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1096571389) 
11:30 a.m.
Torsion in Oneterm Distributive Homology.
Alissa S. Crans*, Loyola Marymount University
Jozef Przytycki, George Washington University
Krzysztof Putyra, Columbia University
(1096221495)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, I
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Angel Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Scott Parsell, West Chester University
Gang Yu, Kent State University

8:00 a.m.
Finite Euler product approximations of the Riemann zetafunction.
Steven M. Gonek*, University of Rochester
(109611804) 
8:30 a.m.
Pair correlation of the zeros of the derivative of the Riemann $\xi$function.
David W Farmer, American Institute of Mathematics
Steven M Gonek, University of Rochester
Yoonbok Lee*, University of Rochester
(109611509) 
9:00 a.m.
Lowlying zeros of elliptic curve $L$functions: Beyond the ratios conjecture.
Daniel Fiorilli*, University of Michigan
James Parks, University of Lethbridge
Anders Södergren, University of Copenhagen
(109611897) 
9:30 a.m.
Nonvanishing of derivatives of $L$functions.
Ram M Murty, Queen's University
Naomi Tanabe*, Queen's University
(109611539) 
10:00 a.m.
The mean square of the Riemann zetafunction and its twists.
J. Brian Conrey*, American Institute of Mathematics
(1096112024) 
10:30 a.m.
Computing class numbers beyond Odlyzko's bounds: Real cyclotomic fields.
John C. Miller*, Rutgers University
(109611631) 
11:00 a.m.
Explicit estimates for $\psi(x)$.
Laura Faber, University of Lethbridge
Habiba Kadiri*, University of Lethbridge
Allysa Lumley, University of Lethbridge
(1096111499) 
11:30 a.m.
Large values of the zeta function at critical points.
Hugh L. Montgomery*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Steven M. Gonek, University of Rochester
(1096112371)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Applied Harmonic Analysis: Large Data Sets, Signal Processing, and Inverse Problems, III
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Mauro Maggioni, Duke University
Naoki Saito, University of California, Davis
Thomas Strohmer, University of California, Davis strohmer@math.ucdavis.edu

8:00 a.m.
Geometric methods for graph partitioning.
Braxton Osting*, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096491050) 
9:00 a.m.
Interpolation via weighted l1 minimization.
Rachel A Ward*, University of Texas at Austin
Holger Rauhut, Aachen University
(1096652100) 
10:00 a.m.
Optimal Shrinkage of Singular values and Eigenvalues.
David L. Donoho*, Stanford University
Matan Gavish, Stanford University
(1096942769) 
11:00 a.m.
Estimation of probability measures in high dimensions, with optimal transport and fast algorithms.
Mauro Maggioni*, Duke University
(1096602768)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Classification Problems in Operator Algebras, III
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ionut Chifan, University of Iowa
David Penneys, University of Toronto dpenneys@math.toronto.edu

8:00 a.m.
Nuclearity for $C^*$algebras with real rank zero.
Nicola Watson*, University of Toronto
(1096471613) 
8:30 a.m.
Upper triangular forms for elements of finite von Neumann algebras.
Ken Dykema*, Texas A&M University
Fedor Sukochev, University of New South Wales
Dmitriy Zanin, University of New South Wales
(1096461779) 
9:30 a.m.
The structure of simple operator algebras.
Nate Brown*, Penn State
(1096461607) 
10:30 a.m.
Results on Nuclearity and Exactness for Groupoid Crossed Product $C^*$algebras.
Scott M. LaLonde*, Dartmouth College
(1096471709) 
11:00 a.m.
The effect of homotopies of groupoid 2cocycles on $C^*$algebraic $K$theory.
Elizabeth A. Gillaspy*, Dartmouth College
(1096191825) 
11:30 a.m.
Crossed products and MF algebras.
Weihua Li*, Columbia College Chicago
Stefanos Orfanos, DePaul University
(10964634)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Complex Dynamics, I (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Scott Kaschner, University of Arizona
Holly Krieger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul Reschke, University of Michigan paul.reschke@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
Shapes of Polynomial Julia Sets.
Kathryn A. Lindsey*, Cornell University
(109637317) 
8:30 a.m.
Approximation of Julia sets with computer assisted validation for complex analytic dynamical systems.
J. D. Mireles James*, Rutgers University
Haripriya Chakraborty, University of Deleware
(109637515) 
9:00 a.m.
On the bifurcation locus of cubic polynomials and the size of Siegel disks.
Ilies Zidane*, University of Toulouse
(1096372110) 
9:30 a.m.
Rational Maps: Julia sets from accessible Mandelbrot sets are not homeomorphic.
Elizabeth L. Fitzgibbon*, Boston University
Stefano Silvestri, Indiana UniversityPurdue University Indianapolis
(109630819) 
10:00 a.m.
Parameter Space Structures for Singular Perturbations of Polynomials.
Daniel Cuzzocreo*, Boston University
(1096371078) 
10:30 a.m.
Periodic points in towers of finite fields for polynomials associated to algebraic groups.
Bianca A. Thompson*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(109611552) 
11:00 a.m.
Haar Measures and Hausdorff Dimensions of $p$adic Julia Sets.
Joanna Marie Furno*, Dickinson College
(1096372094) 
11:30 a.m.
$p$adic Mandelbrot sets and their boundaries.
Jacqueline Anderson*, Bridgewater State University
(109637418)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Computability in Geometry and Topology, I
Room 319, BCC
Organizers:
Mieczyslaw Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
Rumen D. Dimitrov, Western Illinois University rddimitrov@wiu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Notions of degree spectra.
Valentina Harizanov*, The George Washington University
(1096031364) 
9:00 a.m.
Computability in Cantor space and in orderings of an abelian group.
Reed Solomon*, University of Connecticut
(109603925) 
9:30 a.m.
Ordering algebraic structures on trees.
Jennifer Chubb Reimann*, University of San Francisco
(1096032219) 
10:00 a.m.
The Power of Uniform Distribution Randomness.
Wesley C Calvert*, Southern Illinois University
Johanna N. Y. Franklin, University of Connecticut
(1096031729) 
10:30 a.m.
Computability in the class of Real Closed Fields.
Victor A. Ocasio*, University of Notre Dame
(1096031138) 
11:00 a.m.
Effective Symmetry Breaking.
Rebecca M. Steiner*, Vanderbilt University
(1096032131) 
11:30 a.m.
Algebraic existential quantifiers.
Michael Chris Laskowski*, University of Maryland
(1096031680)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, I (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Tariq Aougab, Yale University
Curt Kent, University of Toronto
Sang Rae Lee, Texas A&M University
Emily Stark, Tufts University emily.stark@tufts.edu

8:00 a.m.
Convex cocompactness in mapping class groups via quasiconvexity in rightangled Artin groups.
Johanna Mangahas*, Brown University
Samuel J Taylor, University of Texas at Austin
(1096201347) 
8:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: PseudoAnosov mapping classes with dilatation of algebraic degree $2g$.
Hyunshik Shin*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096572484) 
9:00 a.m.
Higher dimensional filling and divergence functions for mapping class groups.
Jason Behrstock*, CUNY, Lehman College and the Graduate Center
Cornelia Drutu, Oxford
(1096202517) 
9:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Generalizations of the KanThurston Theorem.
Raeyong Kim*, The Ohio State University
(1096572520) 
10:00 a.m.
Nonpositively curved Eulerian cube complexes and reciprocity.
Richard A Scott*, Santa Clara University
(109657826) 
10:30 a.m.
Almost HyperbolicFlat Strips are "Rare" in Rank One CAT(0) Spaces.
Russell M Ricks*, University of Michigan
(1096512453) 
11:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Quasiisometry properties of subdivision rules.
Brian C Rushton*, Temple University
(1096572147) 
11:30 a.m.
A Space of CAT(1) structures.
Sanghyun Kim, KAIST
Genevieve S Walsh*, Tufts University
(1096572619)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Graph Theory: Structural and Extremal Problems, III
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Daniel Cranston, Virginia Commonwealth University dcranston@vcu.edu
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary

8:00 a.m.
Beyond Ohba's Conjecture: A bound on the choice number of $k$chromatic graphs with $n$ vertices.
Jonathan A. Noel, McGill University
Douglas B. West*, Zhejiang Normal University and University of Illinois
Hehui Wu, Simon Fraser University
Xuding Zhu, Zhejiang Normal University
(1096051609) 
8:30 a.m.
Steinberg's Conjecture, the Bordeaux Coloring Conjecture and NearColoring.
Carl R Yerger*, Davidson College
Kyle Yang, Davidson College
(109605892) 
9:00 a.m.
Maximizing the number of proper colorings of graphs.
Jie Ma*, Carnegie Mellon University
Humberto Naves, UCLA
(109605320) 
9:30 a.m.
TALK MOVED: The 123 Conjecture for Hypergraphs.
Florian Pfender*, University of Colorado Denver
Maciej Kalkowski, AMU Poznan
Michał Karoński, AMU Poznan
(109605325) 
10:00 a.m.
Extending AlonTarsi Orientations.
Hal Kierstead, Arizona State University
Landon Rabern*, Branford, CT
(109605786) 
10:30 a.m.
Graphs with $\chi=\Delta$ have Big Cliques.
Daniel W. Cranston*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Landon Rabern, Branford, CT
(109605258) 
11:00 a.m.
TALK TITLE CHANGE: Extensions from precoloured sets of edges.
Katherine Edwards*, Princeton University
Jan van den Heuvel, LSE
Ross J Kang, Utrecht University
JeanSebastien Sereni, CNRS, LORIA
(109605784) 
11:30 a.m.
Tutte's $5$flow conjecture and Jaeger's modulo $5$orientation.
CunQuan Zhang*, West Virginia University
(1096051315)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMSSIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, and Applications, II
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Susanne C. Brenner, Louisiana State University brenner@math.lsu.edu
ChiWang Shu, Brown University

8:00 a.m.
Robust Polynomial Preserving Recovery On Boundary.
Hailong Guo, Wayne State University
Zhimin Zhang, Wayne State University
Ren Zhao*, Wayne State University
(1096651719) 
8:30 a.m.
Recovering exponential accuracy from collocation point values of smooth functions with endpoint singularities.
Zheng Chen*, Brown University
ChiWang Shu, Brown University
(109665720) 
9:00 a.m.
Robust Methods for Eigenvalue Computations in Linear Stability Analysis.
Howard C Elman*, University of Maryland
Minghao Wu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(1096651559) 
9:30 a.m.
A posteriori error estimates for biharmonic eigenvalue problems.
Joscha Gedicke*, Louisiana State University
(1096651902) 
10:00 a.m.
A cochain complex for interior penalty methods: error estimates and multigrid through differential relations.
G. Kanschat, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Natasha S. Sharma*, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
(1096351057) 
10:30 a.m.
$L_2$ and pointwise error estimates for FEM for elliptic PDE on surfaces.
Fernando Camacho*, University of Kentucky
Alan Demlow, University of Kentucky
(1096652382) 
11:00 a.m.
Computational modeling of polycrystals: accuracy and sensitivity analysis.
Maria Emelianenko*, George Mason University
Claudio Torres, Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria, Chile
Dmitry Golovaty, University of Akron
(1096651380) 
11:30 a.m.
Eventual linear convergence of the DouglasRachford iteration for basis pursuit.
Xiangxiong Zhang*, MIT
(1096651284)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
AMS Special Session on My Favorite Graph Theory Conjectures, I
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Craig Larson, Virginia Commonwealth University clarson@vcu.edu
Ralucca Gera, Naval Postgraduate School

8:00 a.m.
On the Eulerian Cycle Decomposition Conjecture.
Gary Chartrand, Western Michigan University
Heather Jordon, Mathematical Reviews and Illinois State University
Ping Zhang*, Western Michigan University
(109605526) 
8:30 a.m.
The infinite motion conjecture.
Thomas W. Tucker*, Colgate University
(1096051319) 
9:00 a.m.
All Graph Genus Distributions Are LogConcave, and Related Conjectures.
Jonathan L. Gross*, Columbia University
(109605583) 
9:30 a.m.
Are almost all graphs determined by their spectrum?
Chris Godsil*, University of Waterloo
(109605481) 
10:00 a.m.
Conjectures on Cops and Robbers.
Anthony Bonato*, Ryerson University
(109605308) 
10:30 a.m.
Some questions about generalized colorings.
John Gimbel*, University of Alaska Fairbanks
(109605248) 
11:00 a.m.
Optimal linear arrangements and graceful labelings of graphs.
William R. Pulleyblank*, United States Military Academy, West Point
(1096052217)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Random Matrices: Theory and Applications, III
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Bourgade, Harvard University
HorngTzer Yau, Harvard University htyau@math.harvard.edu

8:00 a.m.
Discussion 
9:00 a.m.
The AltshulerShklovskii formulas for random band matrices.
Antti Knowles*, Courant Institute, NYU
(1096601837) 
10:00 a.m.
From KontsevichWitten to (monotone) Hurwitz via HCIZ.
Jonathan Novak*, MIT
(1096051012) 
11:00 a.m.
Free Monotone Transport.
Alice Guionnet, MIT/CNRS Lyon
Dimitri Shlyakhtenko*, UCLA
(1096461064)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Regularity Problem for Nonlinear PDEs Modeling Fluids and Complex Fluids, I (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
Jacob Bedrossian, New York University
Hao Jia, University of Chicago
Jared Whitehead, Los Alamos National Laboratory knrider@gmail.com
Tak Kwong Wong, University of Pennsylvania

8:00 a.m.
On the size of the Navier  Stokes singular set.
Walter Craig*, Fields Institute and McMaster University
(109635638) 
8:30 a.m.
Gevrey regularity of the NavierStokes Equations and its applications.
Hantaek Bae*, UC Davis
Marco Cannone, Université ParisEst MarnelaVallée, France
(109635560) 
9:00 a.m.
On the radius of analyticity of solutions to the 3D NavierStokes equations at interior points of a bounded domain.
Zachary Bradshaw*, University of Virginia
(109635275) 
9:30 a.m.
New advances in boundary layers for Navier Stokes equations.
Emmanuel Grenier*, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
(1096761583) 
10:00 a.m.
Vanishing viscosity limit of some symmetric flows.
GungMin Gie*, Indiana University
James P. Kelliher, University of California, Riverside
Milton C. Lopes Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Anna L. Mazzucato, Penn State University
Helena J. Nussenzveig Lopes, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
(109635821) 
10:30 a.m.
Bounds on energy and enstrophy for the 3D NavierStokes$\alpha$ and Leray$\alpha$ models.
Aseel Farhat*, University of Indiana, Bloomington
Michael Jolly, University of Indiana, Bloomington
Evelyn Lunasin, United States Naval Academy
(1096761571) 
11:00 a.m.
Dispersive NavierStokes Systems for Gas Dynamics.
C. David Levermore*, University of Maryland, College Park
(1096351136) 
11:30 a.m.
On the wellposedness of an interface damped free boundary fluidstructure model.
Mihaela Ignatova, Stanford University
Igor Kukavica*, University of Southern California
Irena Lasiecka, The University of Memphis
Amjad Tuffaha, Petroleum Institute
(1096352638)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Changing Education of Preservice Teachers in Light of the Common Core, III
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
William McCallum, University of Arizona wmc@math.arizona.edu
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico
Ellen Whitesides, University of Arizona

8:00 a.m.
A Capstone Experience for Teacher Candidates.
Laura McLeman*, University of MichiganFlint
(1096971145) 
8:30 a.m.
How future teachers use two distinct definitions to reason about proportional relationships.
Sybilla Beckmann*, University of Georgia
Andrew Izsak, University of Georgia
(1096972071) 
9:00 a.m.
Three Specialized Courses for Preparing Secondary Mathematics Teachers.
Elizabeth A. Burroughs*, Montana State University
(109697527) 
9:30 a.m.
Developing and Sustaining Professional Communities of Teachers around Mathematical Content and Student Intellectual Need.
Guershon Harel*, UCSD
(1096972454) 
10:00 a.m.
Knowledge and Beliefs for Teaching Proof: A Conceptual Framework for Mathematics Teacher Educators.
Justin D Boyle*, University of New Mexico
(109697577) 
10:30 a.m.
Developing preservice teachers' conceptual understanding of algebra.
Cody L Patterson*, The University of Arizona
(1096971306) 
11:00 a.m.
Using the ideas of Calculus to transition teachers from a computational to a conceptual understanding of functions.
Ayşe A. Şahin*, DePaul University
(1096972431) 
11:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Ubiquity of Dynamical Systems, I
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Edray H. Goins, Purdue University
Talitha M. Washington, Howard University talitha.washington@howard.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Effect of Latency Variables on Repeated Measures Inference Applied to the Measurement of Risktaking as a function of Psychopathy.
Monica Christine Jackson*, American University
Adria Trotman, Washington, DC
Melissa Stephens, Washington, DC
Kimberly F Sellers, Georgetown University
(1096621608) 
9:00 a.m.
Nonstandard Finite Difference Discretizations of Population Models Satisfying Conservation Laws.
Talitha M. Washington*, Howard University
Ronald E. Mickens, Clark Atlanta University
(1096392571) 
9:30 a.m.
$ABC$ Triples in Families.
Edray H Goins*, Purdue University
(1096112561) 
10:00 a.m.
Spectral correspondences on Quaternion Groups.
Terrence Richard Blackman*, University of Denver, Morgridge College of Education
(1096112246) 
11:00 a.m.
Discussion 
11:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Tropical and Nonarchimedean Analytic Geometry, I (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Dustin Cartwright, Yale University tropicalnonarchimedean2013@googlegroups.com
Melody Chan, Harvard University
Joseph D. Rabinoff, Georgia Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Tropical Del Pezzo Surfaces.
Qingchun Ren, UC Berkeley
Kristin Shaw, University of Toronto
Bernd Sturmfels*, UC Berkeley
(109614457) 
8:30 a.m.
Fock Space, Feynman Diagrams, Floor Diagrams, and (Refined) Severi Degrees.
Florian Block*, UC Berkeley
Lothar Göttsche, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy
(109614740) 
9:00 a.m.
Stiefel tropical linear spaces.
Alex Fink*, Queen Mary University of London
Felipe Rincón, University of Warwick
(109605578) 
9:30 a.m.
Harmonic Group Actions, Genus Bounds, and Combinatorial Maps.
Scott M Corry*, Lawrence University
(109605718) 
10:00 a.m.
Towards a tropical CastelnuovoSeveri inequality.
Nathan Pflueger*, Harvard University
(1096141830) 
10:30 a.m.
Rational points on curves and chip firing.
David ZureickBrown*, Emory University
Eric Katz, University of Waterloo
(1096111490) 
11:00 a.m.
Padic integration on algebraic curves in the bad reduction case.
Eric Katz*, University of Waterloo
(1096141689) 
11:30 a.m.
Effective Chabauty for symmetric powers of curves.
Jennifer Park*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096111668)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on the History of Mathematics, III
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Sloan Despeaux, Western Carolina University
Della Dumbaugh, University of Richmond ddumbaugh@richmond.edu
Glen van Brummelen, Quest University

8:00 a.m.
Tarski in Poland: Teaching and Teacher Training.
James T Smith*, San Francisco State University
(109601233) 
8:30 a.m.
Tullio LeviCivita, Giuseppe Levi and the Fascist Loyalty Oath of 1931.
Judith R. Goodsein*, California Institute of Technology
(109601321) 
9:00 a.m.
On the representation of `abstract' algebras by `concrete' ones, and the rise of spectral methods : Marshall Stone's representation theorems (19361938).
Michel Pierre Serfati*, IREM Universite Paris Diderot
(109601794) 
9:30 a.m.
Mathematics for the World: Publishing Mathematics and the International Book Trade, Macmillan and Co. 18701910.
Sylvia M Nickerson*, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto
(1096011482) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The teaching of mathematics during the Fascism dictatorship through the lens of the educational journals.
Erika Luciano*, University of Turin
(1096011531) 
10:30 a.m.
The Influence of Some TwentiethCentury American Popularizers of Mathematics: E. T. Bell, Edward Kasner, James Newman, and Lillian Lieber.
David Lindsay Roberts*, Prince George's Community College
(109601563) 
11:00 a.m.
The Cajori Two Project.
Walter J. Meyer*, Adelphi University
(109601466) 
11:30 a.m.
SinoUS Mathematical Relations: 1950s1970s.
Yibao Xu*, City University of New York/BMCC
(109601597)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Applied Mathematics I: Mechanics, Fluids, Waves
Room 304, BCC

8:00 a.m.
Upper bounds on quantum dynamics for quasiperiodic Schrödinger operators with rough potentials.
Rajinder Singh Mavi*, University of Virginia
Svetlana Jitomirskaya, University of California, Irvine
(109670600) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Buckling in vertex models of epithelial sheets.
Nebojsa Murisic*, LewisSigler Institute, Princeton University
Basile Audoly, CNRS & Institut de mecanique d'Alembert
Yannis G. Kevrekidis, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
Stanislav Y. Shvartsman, LewisSigler Institute, Princeton University
(1096702512) 
8:30 a.m.
Analytical Estimates for Pipelines Longevity.
Alla V. Balueva*, University of North Georgia
(109674868) 
8:45 a.m.
Dynamics for a System of Screw Dislocations.
Timothy Blass, Carnegie Mellon University
Irene Fonseca, Carnegie Mellon University
Giovanni Leoni, Carnegie Mellon University
Marco Morandotti*, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
(1096742493) 
9:00 a.m.
Free Vibration Analysis of Thick Cylindrical Composite Shells Using Higher Order Shear Deformation Theory.
Mohammad Salim Zannon*, CMU
Mohamad S. Qatu, Central Michigan University
Leela Rakesh, Central Michigan University
(1096761249) 
9:15 a.m.
Interval analysis computation of the critical Rayleigh number for the asymmetric RayleighBénard problem.
Matthew Glomski*, Marist College
Matthew A. Johnson, Marist College
(1096761941) 
9:30 a.m.
Spontaneous oscillations in simple fluid networks.
Nathaniel Karst*, Babson College
Brian Storey, F.W. Olin College of Engineering
John Geddes, F.W. Olin College of Engineering
(109676621) 
9:45 a.m.
Singularity approach to study the particle encapsulation in a liquid thread.
Muhammad Hameed*, University of South Carolina Upstate
(1096761670) 
10:00 a.m.
Tsunami wave propagation over underwater obstacles and steps.
Vladimir A. Chugunov, Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics, Kazan Federal University, Russia
Sergei A. Fomin*, CSU Chico
Ravi Shankar, Department of Chemistry, UC Davis
(109676618) 
10:15 a.m.
A new numerical scheme based on the leapfrog method for atmospheric and ocean modeling.
Lee M. Burke*, Arizona State University
Lauren R. Johnson, Arizona State University
Chris Barton, Arizona State University
Mohamed Moustaoui, Arizona State University
(1096761997) 
10:30 a.m.
Stability and accuracy analysis for a novel semiimplicit leapfrog timestepping scheme.
Lauren R. Johnson*, Arizona State University
Lee M. Burke, Arizona State University
Chris Barton, Arizona State University
Mohamed Moustaoui, Arizona State University
(1096761771) 
10:45 a.m.
Two Layer Model for Tear Film Dynamics.
Nicholas Gewecke*, University of Delaware
Rich Braun, University of Delaware
Chris Breward, University of Oxford
P. Ewen KingSmith, Ohio State University
(1096762176) 
11:00 a.m.
Settling of a Porous Particle in Stratified Flow.
Shilpa Khatri*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Roberto Camassa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Claudia Falcon, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Richard McLaughlin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jennifer Prairie, Departments of Mathematics and Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Brian White, Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Sungduk Yu, Department of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(1096762395) 
11:15 a.m.
Computational Modeling of the Dynamics of Edge Flames in Narrow Channels.
Joanna A Bieri*, University of Redlands
(1096762496) 
11:30 a.m.
Three dimensional hydrothermal convective flow in an aquifer system.
Dambaru Bhatta*, The University of TexasPan American
(109676634) 
11:45 a.m.
Propagation of Waves in Homogeneous Isotropic Plates.
Devinder Singh Bittoo*, Guru Nanak Dev Engg. College Ludhiana,Punjab, India
(109676235)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Assessing Student Learning: Alternative Approaches, III
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
Jane Butterfield, University of Minnesota butter@umn.edu
Robert Campbell III, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University
David Clark, University of Minnesota
John Peter, Utica College
Cassie Williams, James Madison University

8:00 a.m.
The Utility and Practice of the Daily Quiz.
Edwin O'Shea*, James Madison University
(1096B51457) 
8:20 a.m.
Tell Me What You Know: Oral Exams in the Undergraduate Mathematics Classroom.
Kristi Meyer*, Wisconsin Lutheran College
(1096B5845) 
8:40 a.m.
Assessing Students' Learning: The Interview Approach.
Victor U. Odafe*, Bowling Green State University Firelands
(1096B5381) 
9:00 a.m.
Using oral examinations to improve student learning.
Emma Smith Zbarsky*, Wentworth Institute of Technology
(1096B51648) 
9:20 a.m.
The Old is New Again: Oral Assessment in Undergraduate Mathematics.
Elizabeth Theta Brown*, James Madison University
(1096B52486) 
9:40 a.m.
Learnercentered Assessment in Calculus.
Annela R Kelly*, Bridgewater State University
(1096B52570) 
10:00 a.m.
Aligning Assessments to Problembased Mathematics Classrooms: Three Examples of Assessment Tools.
Polina Sabinin*, Bridgewater State University
(1096B51451) 
10:20 a.m.
Beyond the Letter Grade: Teaching and Learning in Mathematics Classrooms.
Girija S NairHart*, University of Cincinatti Clermont College
(1096B5177) 
10:40 a.m.
Holistic, diagnostic grading rubric for student presentations in an IBL geometry course.
Nina Juliana White*, University of Michigan
(1096B51388) 
11:00 a.m.
Assessing Projects and InquiryBased Activities in Quantitative Reasoning.
Victor I Piercey*, Ferris State University
(1096B51171) 
11:20 a.m.
Spying on your students (mathematically, of course).
Gail M. Tang*, University of La Verne
(1096B5143) 
11:40 a.m.
Using MultipleChoice Items to Assess Students Individually and Immediate Feedback Assessment Technique (IFAT) to Foster Student Engagement and Small Group Discussion.
Kien H Lim*, University of Texas at El Paso
(1096B5548)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.9:15 a.m.
MAA Session on Assessment of Proof Writing Throughout the Mathematics Major
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Sarah Cook, Washburn University sarah.cook@washburn.edu
Moderators:
Mariam HarrisBotzum, Lehigh Carbon Community College

8:00 a.m.
Communal Assessment of Proof: Undergraduates' Development of ProofWriting Criteria.
Sarah K. Bleiler*, Middle Tennessee State University
Justin D. Boyle, University of New Mexico
YiYin Ko, Indiana State University
Sean P. Yee, California State University Fullerton
(1096C1569) 
8:20 a.m.
Mathematics Professors' Evaluation of Students' Proofs.
Robert C. Moore*, Andrews University
(1096C11787) 
8:40 a.m.
Using Common Final Questions to Assess Proof.
James E Hamblin*, Shippensburg University
(1096C1707) 
9:00 a.m.
Using a Rubric to Assess Development of ProofWriting.
Sarah V Cook*, Washburn University
(1096C12623)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMS Session on Game Theory and Computing
Room 313, BCC

8:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Approximation algorithm for the visibility counting problem using randomized method.
Sharareh Alipour*, Sharif University of Technology
(109668283) 
8:15 a.m.
Traversals of Infinite Graphs with Random Local Orientations.
David White*, Wesleyan University
(1096681517) 
8:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: mystic: a framework for highdimensional nonlinear constrained optimization.
Michael McKerns*, UQ Foundation / Caltech
Tim Sullivan, UQ Foundation / University of Warwick
Clint Scovel, UQ Foundation / Caltech
Houman Owhadi, UQ Foundation / Caltech
(1096682686) 
8:45 a.m.
A quadratic cone relaxationbased algorithm for linear programming.
Mutiara Sondjaja*, Cornell University
James Renegar, Cornell University
(1096902299) 
9:00 a.m.
Pattern Classification by Ellipsoidal Machines Using Semidefinite Programming.
Sofya Chepushtanova*, Colorado State University
Michael Kirby, Colorado State University
(1096902507) 
9:15 a.m.
Finite Difference Method for the BlackScholes Option Pricing Model.
Justin Ziegler*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(109635504) 
9:30 a.m.
Systemic Risk and Financial Contagion in AgentBased Networks.
Yuanying Guan*, Indiana University Northwest
(1096911782) 
9:45 a.m.
Optimal asset trading under regime switching models.
Duy Nguyen*, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
(109693312) 
10:00 a.m.
The evolution of cooperation  kin selection and greenbeard genes.
Jan Rychtar*, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Mark Broom, City University London
(109691431) 
10:15 a.m.
Stability of Markov Chains: A Time Scales Viewpoint with Applications to Control.
Dylan R Poulsen*, Baylor University
John M Davis, Baylor University
Ian A Gravagne, Baylor University
(109693311) 
10:30 a.m.
Encryption Through Intrinsic Series.
Julio Enrique Posada*, San Salvador, El Salvador
(10969445)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Logic and Probability
Room 311, BCC

8:00 a.m.
Domatic Partitions of $A$Computable Graphs and c.e. Permitting.
Matthew Jura*, Manhattan College
Oscar Levin, University of Northern Colorado
Tyler Markkanen, Manhattan College
(1096032105) 
8:15 a.m.
Highly computable graphs and their domatic numbers.
Matthew Jura, Manhattan College
Oscar Levin, University of Northern Colorado
Tyler Markkanen*, Manhattan College
(1096031916) 
8:30 a.m.
The Stable Matchings Exist, But Why?
Olivia M. Carducci*, East Stroudsburg University
(1096052158) 
8:45 a.m.
Long Graph Decompositions.
Stephen Flood*, University of Connecticut
(1096031472) 
9:00 a.m.
Strong Finite Submodel Property of Countable Categorical Graphs.
Yun Lu*, Kutztown University of PA
(1096031066) 
9:15 a.m.
A Busy Beaver Problem for InfiniteTime Turing Machines.
James T. Long*, Lehigh University
Lee J. Stanley, Lehigh University
(1096031881) 
9:30 a.m.
A density question where the usual constructions haven't worked.
Joshua A. Cole*, Butler University
(1096032629) 
9:45 a.m.
Applications and Methods of Forcing.
Cynthia Northrup*, University of California, Irvine
(1096032344) 
10:00 a.m.
Large Cardinals: Killing Them Softly.
Erin Kathryn Carmody*, The Graduate Center  City University of New York
(1096031167) 
10:15 a.m.
The finite Steinhaus problem.
Jef f Lobe*, University of North Texas
Devon Henkis, University of North Texas
Steve Jackson, University of North Texas
(1096032415) 
10:30 a.m.
Restricted Steinhaus sets in the plane.
Devon Henkis*, University of North Texas
Jeff Lobe, University of North Texas
Steve Jackson, University of North Texas
(1096032401) 
10:45 a.m.
Ulam's measure problem, saturated ideals, and cardinal arithmetic.
Monroe B Eskew*, UC Irvine
(1096032465) 
11:00 a.m.
Restricting Martin's Axiom to a ccc ground model.
Miha E. Habič*, CUNY Graduate Center
(1096031834) 
11:15 a.m.
The complexity of transcendence bases in computable ordered fields.
Oscar Levin*, University of Northern Colorado
(1096032464) 
11:30 a.m.
On VCminimal fields.
Vincent N Guingona*, University of Notre Dame
(109603430) 
11:45 a.m.
Certain Order Topologies on the Bicomplex Space and a Study of Bicomplex Nets.
Sukhdev Singh*, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India
Rajiv K. Srivastava, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, Agra, India
(109654184)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Mathematics Education, II
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
Putting Professional Development into Practice: How Teachers Implement and Share their Knowledge of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics with Peers  The Research Process and Early Results
Kacey M Diemert*, Montana State University  Bozeman
(1096VE2374) 
8:15 a.m.
A Mathematician's Foray into the Common Core State Standards (for Mathematical Practice): A Question of Interpretation?
D. Christopher Stephens*, Middle Tennessee State University
Sarah K. Bleiler, Middle Tennessee State University
Wesley A. Baxter, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096VE2339) 
8:30 a.m.
Rational Numbers and the Common Core: A Descriptive Case Study.
Roger Mark Fischer*, Montana State University
(1096VE1153) 
8:45 a.m.
Examining MathEducators Preparation CAEP's first Standard and CCSS for Math Practice.
Atma R Sahu*, Coppin State University
(1096VE851) 
9:00 a.m.
Mathematicians and K12 curriculum development.
Victor Kostyuk, Reasoning Mind
Nathaniel Rounds, Reasoning Mind
Paulette N Willis*, Reasoning Mind
(1096VE1029) 
9:15 a.m.
A comparison of the Common Core and the Indian Standards on Fractions.
Sayonita Ghosh Hajra*, University of Georgia
(1096VE1084) 
9:30 a.m.
Distorted mathematics: what math education teaches students about math.
Victor Kostyuk, Reasoning Mind
Nathaniel Rounds*, Reasoning Mind
Paulette N Willis, Reasoning Mind
(1096VE1027) 
9:45 a.m.
Professional Development and Student Achievement on Standardized State Exams.
Melissa L Goss*, University of Northern Colorado
Rebecca Anne Dibbs, University of Northern Colorado
Robert Powers, University of Northern Colorado
(1096VE2162) 
10:00 a.m.
A Pilot Study on the Impact of Incorporating Problems with Incorrect Solutions into Exams on Students' Understanding of Mathematical Concepts.
Manyiu Tse*, Molloy College
(1096VE1986) 
10:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Comparative of Stratified Alpha, Mosier, and Wang Reliability Coefficient.
Diana Suzana Mandar*, Jakarta State University, Indonesia
(1096VE1890) 
10:30 a.m.
The effect of early high school mathematics achievement on public schools' students' college ready performance in Texas.
Niloofar Ramezani*, University of Northern Colorado
(1096VE1115) 
10:45 a.m.
A comparison and contrast of undergraduate students' mathematics and statistics anxiety levels based on gender, collegeyear, major field of study, and mathematics background.
Soofia Malik*, University of Northern Colorado
Niloofar Ramezani, University of Northern Colorado
(1096VE1059) 
11:00 a.m.
A Continuing Study of Gender Difference on a Qualifying Exam.
Jane Butterfield, University of Minnesota
Harvey Keynes, University of Minnesota
Jonathan Rogness, University of Minnesota
Justin Sukiennik*, Colby College
(1096VE2047) 
11:15 a.m.
Strategies for teaching mathematics in a multicultural classroom.
Natalie M Aviles*, Adelphi University
Magdalena Mulvihill, Adelphi University
(1096VE1158) 
11:30 a.m.
Quantitative and Mathematics Support Centers: Update from the National Science Foundation Workshop.
Grace L. Coulombe*, Bates College
Mary B. O'Neill, Hamilton College
Michael E. Schuckers, St. Lawrence University
(1096VE123) 
11:45 a.m.
The genesis of a mathematics learning community from a mathematics tutorial center.
Ronald L Merritt*, Athens State University
(1096VE39)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.9:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Algebra and Topology, II
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
Algebra with Anyonic Braiding.
Ik Jae Lee*, Rowan University
(1096VJ1705) 
8:15 a.m.
Twist Knots and Thickenings.
Whitney Klaryn George*, West Chester University of PA
(1096VJ1102) 
8:30 a.m.
Algebraic structure in the card game SET.
Timothy E Goldberg*, LenoirRhyne University
(1096VJ1425) 
8:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Characterizing Covering Properties Using Limited Information Strategies for Topological Games.
Steven Clontz*, Auburn University
(1096VJ1309) 
9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: $R^{n} x G(n)$ is Algebraically Determined.
Weam M. Altameemi*, Texas A& M International University
Robert R. Kallman, University of North Texas
(1096VJ1222) 
9:15 a.m.
Noetherian properties on generalized power series rings.
Jung Wook Lim*, Kyungpook National University
(1096VJ976) 
9:30 a.m.
Finitary Incidence Algebras and the Idealization of $I(P)$.
Bradley M Wagner*, Baylor University
Manfred Dugas, Baylor University
(1096VJ860) 
9:45 a.m.
On the $k$involutions of $O(n,k)$ when $k$ has characteristic 2.
Nathaniel J Schwartz*, Washington College
(1096VJ836)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, II
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
On atom expansions of Macdonald polynomials.
Avinash J. Dalal*, Drexel University
(1096VN2434) 
8:15 a.m.
EdelmanGreene insertion and the Little map.
Zachary Hamaker*, Dartmouth College
Benjamin Young, University of Oregon
(1096VN2407) 
8:30 a.m.
Prime Factorization of Kászonyi Numbers.
Emily Marie Walther*, Westminster College, PA
Ariana Cappon, Indiana University
(1096VN2402) 
8:45 a.m.
A new combinatorial interpretation of generalized Genocchi numbers.
Feryal Alayont*, Grand Valley State University
(1096VN2235) 
9:00 a.m.
Explicit Formulas for Bernoulli and Euler Numbers.
Francesca Romano*, Siena College
(1096VN1803) 
9:15 a.m.
Generalized Fine and Motzkin Number Sequences.
Naiomi T. Cameron*, Lewis & Clark College
(1096VN1159) 
9:30 a.m.
(t,r)Broadcasting Domination Numbers of Grids.
David Blessing*, Florida Gulf Coast University
Erik Insko, Florida Gulf Coast University
Katie Johnson, Florida Gulf Coast University
Christie Mauretour, Florida Gulf Coast University
(1096VN953) 
9:45 a.m.
Observations of $m$ary partitions on an $m$ary tree.
Timothy B. Flowers, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Shannon R. Lockard*, Bridgewater State University
(1096VN2088) 
10:00 a.m.
Extending the PCTree Algorithm to the Torus.
Charles Suer*, University of Louisville
(1096VN1746) 
10:15 a.m.
Counting Matrices Over a Finite Field With All Eigenvalues in the Field.
Lisa Kaylor, Wesleyan University
David Offner*, Westminster College
(1096VN1964) 
10:30 a.m.
Nonrestricted fillings of layer polynominoes.
Mitch A Phillipson*, Texas A&M University
Catherine Yan, Texas A&M University
(1096VN1882) 
10:45 a.m.
Positive Semidefinite Propagation Time.
Nathan Warnberg*, Iowa State University
(1096VN290) 
11:00 a.m.
Location of the First Ascent in a 123Avoiding Permutation.
Samuel Connolly, University of Pennsylvania
Zachary Gabor*, Haverford College
Anant Godbole, East Tennessee State University
(1096VN1856) 
11:15 a.m.
Bounds on superpatterns containing all layered permutations.
Daniel Gray*, University of Florida
(1096VN1842) 
11:30 a.m.
Reconstruction of Tetrahedron from Edge length.
Derege H. Mussa*, Texas A&M UniversityCommerce
(1096VN1139) 
11:45 a.m.
The polytope of fractional realizations of degree sequences.
Michael D. Barrus*, Brigham Young University
(1096VN1019)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Student Activities, I
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Lisa Marano, West Chester University of Pennsylvania lmarano@wcupa.edu
Jennifer Bergner, Salisbury State University

8:00 a.m.
Building Relationships with Student Activities in Math Learning Communities.
Karla M Childs*, Pittsburg State University
Jean Coltharp, Pittsburg State University
(1096M1490) 
8:20 a.m.
Building Community  The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
Nicholas J Willis*, George Fox University
(1096M11168) 
8:40 a.m.
Activities for Undergraduate Students in Mathematics and Computer Science: Two Programs.
Lidia Gonzalez*, York College, CUNY
(1096M12333) 
9:00 a.m.
Lions and Tigers and Mathematicians.
Cathy W. Grilli, Christian Brothers University
George E. Gallarno*, Christian Brothers University
Rebekah Herrman, Christian Brothers University
(1096M12381) 
9:20 a.m.
Math Club Hosts Math Circle.
Jacci White*, Saint Leo University
Monika Kiss, Saint Leo University
(1096M1301) 
9:40 a.m.
Reviving the Math Club at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania: 2007  2013.
Emily H. Sprague*, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
(1096M1665) 
10:00 a.m.
Math Club Favorites at Lawrence Technological University.
Ruth G Favro*, Lawrence Technological University
(1096M12567) 
10:20 a.m.
Breaking Codes for Mathematics Enjoyment (and Cash).
Jeffrey Liebner*, Lafayette College
(1096M12353) 
10:40 a.m.
The Evolution of an Integration Bee at the University of Scranton.
Stacey Muir*, University of Scranton
(1096M12514) 
11:00 a.m.
A NonCompetitive ProblemFest.
David E Molnar*, Felician College
(1096M12689) 
11:20 a.m.
Mathematics  for life, for love, for a living.
Deborah L Gochenaur*, Shippensburg University
Luis Melara, Shippensburg University
(1096M12030)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Session on the Intersection of Mathematics and the Arts, III
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Douglas Norton, Villanova University douglas.norton@villanova.edu

8:00 a.m.
Knot Theory: Rational Tangles and Wirtinger Presentations.
Sara E RochaJuarez*, University of North Texas at Dallas
(1096C52269) 
8:20 a.m.
Patterns with Color Symmetry on Triply Periodic Polyhedra.
Douglas Dunham*, University of Minnesota, Duluth
(1096C51959) 
8:40 a.m.
Triple gear.
Saul Schleimer, University of Warwick
Henry Segerman*, Oklahoma State University
(1096C5730) 
9:00 a.m.
Visualizing the Collatz conjecture.
Elijah M. Allen*, Savannah Ga
Louis H. Kauffman, University of Illinois
(1096C52748) 
9:20 a.m.
Stumbling towards a pattern: how to make pants.
Rebecca E. Field*, James Madison University
(1096C52660) 
9:40 a.m.
Implementing Multiple Compositional and Color Constraints in Algorithmic Art.
Robert M Spann*, Washington, DC
(1096C51407) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Fractal Trees Inspired by Iterating Rational Functions.
Anne M. Burns*, Long Island University
(1096C5434) 
10:20 a.m.
Colorings of Plane Patterns Defined by Sequences ad Arrays, With Applications to Weaving.
Shelley Lynn Rasmussen*, University of Massachusetts/Lowell
(1096C5136) 
10:40 a.m.
What does a finite nonabelian group sound like?
William DeMeo*, University of South Carolina
(1096C52578) 
11:00 a.m.
Animating Still Images.
Michael Pilosov*, SUNY Geneseo
(1096C51416) 
11:20 a.m.
It Came from the Fourth Dimension!: Visualizing Higher Dimensions through the Art of Comic Books.
Daniel M. Look*, St. Lawrence University
(1096C5229) 
11:40 a.m.
Food for empathy in the School of Pythagoras and his wife Theano.
Irene Iaccarino*, School of Music, Crotone, Italy
Rosanna Iembo, University of Calabria, Italy and MAA member
(1096C51016)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Modeling Modules and Activities for Students
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Suzanne Lenhart, University of Tennessee Knoxville
Maeve McCarthy, Murray State
Peter Turner, Clarkson University pturner@clarkson.edu

8:00 a.m.
Modeling across the Curriculum.
Peter R Turner*, Clarkson University
(1096971123) 
8:30 a.m.
Using a Virtual Laboratory to Teach Mathematical Modeling.
Glenn Ledder*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096972377) 
9:00 a.m.
Modeling Calculus: A first course in the Calculus Sequence.
Brian J. Birgen*, Wartburg College
Mariah H. Birgen, Wartburg College
(1096971070) 
9:30 a.m.
Quantitative modeling of biological and engineering systems through STEM problem solving activities.
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer*, George Mason University
(1096652411) 
10:00 a.m.
Mathematical Models in Medicine.
Lester F. Caudill*, University of Richmond
(1096922355) 
10:30 a.m.
How to introduce sustainability topics in classrooms grades 814  with samples}, {\bf Margaret (Midge) Cozzens,Rutgers University DIMACS Center.

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Financial Mathematics, II
Room 326, BCC
Organizers:
Maxim Bichuch, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Ronnie Sircar, Princeton University sircar@princeton.edu
Stephan Sturm, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

8:00 a.m.
Taylor approximation of incomplete Radner equilibrium models.
Kasper Larsen*, Carnegie Mellon University
Jin Hyuk Choi, Carnegie Mellon University
(1096601918) 
8:30 a.m.
Understanding the Risks of Commodity ExchangeTraded Funds.
Kevin Guo*, Columbia University
Tim Leung, Columbia University, Industrial Engineering & Operations Research Department
(1096602005) 
9:00 a.m.
MeanField Games of Inhomogeneous Populations in Financial Markets.
Andrew Papanicolaou*, University of Sydney
(1096602721) 
9:30 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details. 
10:00 a.m.
Time consistency of risk measures in markets with transaction costs.
Zachary Feinstein*, Princeton University
Birgit Rudloff, Princeton University
(1096911821) 
10:30 a.m.
Interactions in the system of interbank lending.
Tomoyuki Ichiba*, University of California Santa Barbara
(1096601501)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:20 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Research on the Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Mathematics, I
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Kyeong Hah Roh, Arizona State University khroh@asu.edu
Michael Oehrtman, University of Northern Colorado
Timothy FukawaConnelly, University of New Hampshire

8:20 a.m.
Does inherent Platonism predict strength in abstract mathematics?
Gregory M Johnson, Carnegie Mellon University
Hunter R Johnson, City University of New York
Christopher S Shaw*, Columbia College Chicago
(1096L12075) 
8:40 a.m.
The contributions of a history and philosophy of mathematics course on undergraduate students' mathematical thinking.
Kathleen M Clark*, Florida State University
(1096L12592) 
9:00 a.m.
An Investigation of Student Perceptions of Linear Algebra Modules.
Laurel A Cooley, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
William O Martin*, North Dakota State University
Draga Vidakovic, Georgia State University
(1096L11954) 
9:20 a.m.
Developing Reinvention Materials in Ring Theory: Analysis of Students' Mathematical Activity.
John Paul Cook, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
Brian Katz*, Augustana College
Milos Savic, University of Oklahoma
(1096L12618) 
9:40 a.m.
On the reconciliation of different nonequivalent definitions designed for the same concept, in the context of limits for twovariable functions.
Joanna MamonaDowns*, Arizona State University & University of Patras,Greece
(1096L12705) 
10:00 a.m.
Relating Delta and Epsilon: How Students Graphically Create an Understanding of the Formal Definition of Limit at a Point.
Timothy C Boester*, Wright State University
(1096L12380) 
10:20 a.m.
A Unified Framework for Argumentation and Proof.
Kelly M. Bubp*, Ohio University
Michael A. Smith, Ohio University
(1096L11302) 
10:40 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Comparison of Four Pedagogical Strategies in Calculus.
Spencer Bagley*, San Diego State University
(1096L1529) 
11:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Graduate students Teaching Assistants' (GTAs') beliefs, instructional practices, and student success.
Jessica Ellis*, San Diego
(1096L1291) 
11:20 a.m.
Analyzing student understanding in linear algebra through mathematical activity.
Megan Wawro*, Virginia Tech
David Plaxco, Virginia Tech
(1096L11775)

8:20 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:30 a.m.8:50 a.m.
Mathematics Awareness Month 2014
The theme is "Mathematics, Magic, and Mystery"; please come to hear about the impressive presentation plans.
Room 308, BCC
Presenters:
Eve Torrence, RandolphMacon College
Bruce Torrence, RandolphMacon College
Colm Mulcahy, Spelman College and American University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
Snark attack! Visualizations of "uncolorable" graphs on surfaces.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
SarahMarie Belcastro*, Sarah Lawrence College
(1096A013) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #8: Part A
Directing undergraduate research.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Aparna Higgins, University of Dayton 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
SESSION CANCELLED: MAA Minicourse #6: Part A
Historical roleplaying in the mathematics classroom.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
John P. Curran, Eastern Michigan University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Mathematics and Effective Thinking, I
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
Michael Starbird, University of Texas Austin starbird@math.utexas.edu

9:00 a.m.
A 21st century curriculum that raises education to a global maximum.
Edward B. Burger*, Southwestern University
(1096AF636) 
9:30 a.m.
Context and Evidence: Aligning Goals and Practice in the Undergraduate Mathematics Program.
J Michael Pearson*, Mathematical Association of America
(1096AF641) 
10:00 a.m.
Supporting Math Instructors to Teach in Ways that Foster Effective Thinking.
Stan Yoshinobu*, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
(1096AF425) 
10:30 a.m.
Hearts and Minds: Waging the Battle to Win Over Liberal Arts Students.
Jodi Cotten*, Westchester Community College, Valhalla, NY
(1096AF750) 
11:00 a.m.
Inquiry and Effective Thinking: Evidence from a MultiSite Educational Research Study.
Sandra Laursen*, University of Colorado Boulder
(1096AF716) 
11:30 a.m.
Harnessing the Flow of History.
David Bressoud*, Macalester College
(1096AF353)

9:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in the Langlands Program, III
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Moshe Adrian, University of Utah madrian@math.utah.edu
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri

9:00 a.m.
Matching of Hecke operators for exceptional dual groups.
Gordan Savin, University of Utah
Michael C Woodbury*, Columbia University
(1096111696) 
9:30 a.m.
Cuspidal part of an Eisenstein series restricted to an index 2 subfield.
Yueke Hu*, University of WisconsinMadison
(109611967) 
10:00 a.m.
$L$functions from LanglandsShahidi method and the generic Arthur packet conjecture.
Yeansu Kim*, University of Iowa
(109611659) 
10:30 a.m.
On Extension of GinzburgJiangSoudry Correspondence to Certain Automorphic Forms on $Sp_{4mn}(\mathbb{A})$ and $\widetilde{Sp}_{4mn \pm 2n}(\mathbb{A})$.
Baiying Liu*, University of Utah
(109611159) 
11:00 a.m.
The LanglandsShahidi method for the classical groups in positive characteristic and the Riemann Hypothesis.
Luis A. Lomelí*, University of Oklahoma
(109611161) 
11:30 a.m.
Application of Langlands Functoriality to the special values of Lfunctions.
A. Raghuram*, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune, India.
(1096111113)

9:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #13: Part A
Teaching an applied topology course.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Colin Adams, Williams College
Robert Franzosa, University of Maine 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Workshop
Introductory proposal writing for grant applications to the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education. (advance registration required)
Peale B/C, 1st Floor, Hilton
Presenters:
John Haddock, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF
Michael Jacobson, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF
Lee Zia, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Committee on the Participation of Women Poster Session
Mathematical outreach programs.
Exhibit Hall G, 100 Level, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Yanik, Emporia State University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAAYoung Mathematicians' Network Panel Discussion
Undergraduate internships and research experiences for undergraduates.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Thomas Wakefield, Youngstown State University
Ralucca Gera, Naval Posgraduate School
Panelists:
Emily Kessler, Society of Actuaries
Stephanie Edwards, Hope College
Krista Maxson, Shawnee State University
Saad ElZanati, Illinois State University
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University
Cindy Wyels, California State University Channel Islands 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Student Hospitality/Information Center
Swing Hall, 100 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Exhibits and Book Sales
Exhibit Hall F, 100 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
AMS Special Presentation
Who wants to be a mathematicianNational contest.
Holiday Ballrooms 13, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Organizers:
Mike A. Breen, AMS
William T. Butterworth, DePaul University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AWM Noether Lecture
Walking on graphs the Representation Theory way.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Georgia Benkart*, University of WisconsinMadison
(1096051587) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Graphs Don't Have to Lie Flat: The Shape of Topological Graph Theory
Room 308, BCC
Organizers:
SarahMarie Belcastro, Sarah Lawrence College smbelcas@toroidalsnark.net
Mark Ellingham, Vanderbilt University

10:00 a.m.
Coloring graphs on surfaces, contrasted with coloring on the plane.
Joan P Hutchinson*, Macalester College, emerita
(1096AE1737) 
10:30 a.m.
Superfluous crossings.
Michael J. Pelsmajer*, Illinois Institute of Technology
(1096AE2761) 
11:00 a.m.
Polynomials of graphs in surfaces.
Joanna A. EllisMonaghan*, Saint Michael's College
(1096AE1947) 
11:30 a.m.
Embeddings of graphs with hamilton cycle faces.
Mark Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
(1096AE513)

10:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Teaching Mathematics Beyond the Calculus Sequence
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

10:00 a.m.
We Started a Directed Reading Program And So Can You.
Steve Balady*, University of Maryland, College Park
Rebecca Black, University of Maryland, College Park
Josh Ballew, University of Maryland, College Park
Elizabeth Fleming, University of Maryland, College Park
(1096VQ2163) 
10:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Learning to Write Arguments.
Joyati Debnath*, Winona State University
(1096VQ2000) 
10:30 a.m.
An IBL Approach to Advanced Calculus That Incorporates Proficiency.
Scott Beaver*, Western Oregon University
(1096VQ1377) 
10:45 a.m.
Mathematicians' views on transitiontoproof and advanced mathematics courses.
Milos Savic*, University of Oklahoma
Melissa Mills, Oklahoma State University
Robert Moore, Andrews University
(1096VQ1161) 
11:00 a.m.
Analyzing Students' Difficulties with Proving in Light of the Structure of Proof Construction.
Tetsuya Yamamoto*, the University of Oklahoma
(1096VQ1082) 
11:15 a.m.
Course Redesign Applied to a History of Math Course.
Cynthia Huffman Woodburn*, Pittsburg State University
(1096VQ70) 
11:30 a.m.
Applications of Maxima CAS to Differential Equations.
Leon Kaganovskiy*, Touro College
(1096VQ183) 
11:45 a.m.
The Conundrum of Teaching Finite Mathematics.
Michelle DeDeo*, University of North Florida
(1096VQ540)

10:00 a.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
MAA SIGMAA Officers Meeting
Holiday Ballroom 6, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Chairs:
Karen A. Marrongelle, Portland State University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
AMS Special Presentation
A conversation on nonacademic employment.
Room 336, BCC
Moderators:
C. Allen Butler, Daniel H. Wagner Associates, Inc. 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:35 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Council on Outreach Presentation
Math Days for high school students at local colleges and universities.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Deanna Haunsperger, Carleton College
Rebecca Swanson, Colorado School of Mines
Panelists:
Robert Devaney, Boston University
Justin Gash, Franklin College
Teresa Moore, Ithaca College
Angela Spalsbury, Youngstown State University
David Strong, Pepperdine University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 10:35 a.m.11:55 a.m.
MAA Committee on Minority Participation in Mathematics and the Office of Minority Participation Panel Discussion
Summer research programs.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
William Hawkins Jr, University of the District of Columbia
Robert Megginson, University of Michigan
Lloyd Douglas, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Panelists:
Noureen Kahn, University of North Texas at Dallas
Aprillya Lanz, Norfolk State University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
SIAM Invited Address
On variational formulation of entropy solutions to nonlinear conservation laws.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Eitan Tadmor*, University of Maryland
(1096351675) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures, Lecture II
Symplectic Topology Today: Embedding questions: obstructions and constructions.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Dusa McDuff*, Barnard College, Columbia University
(1096532197) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Advances in Analysis and PDEs, III
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Tepper L. Gill, Howard University tgill@howard.edu
Daniel A. Williams, Howard University

1:00 p.m.
Strichartz Inequality for Orthonormal Functions.
Elliott H Lieb*, Princeton University
(109691360) 
2:00 p.m.
On thresholds for scattering and blow up in the nonlinear Schroedinger equation.
Svetlana Roudenko*, The George Washington University
(1096351515) 
2:30 p.m.
A New Approach to Soliton Stability for the KdV Equation.
Brian Pigott, Wake Forest University
Sarah Raynor*, Wake Forest University
(1096352292) 
3:00 p.m.
New monotonicity formulas and the optimal regularity in the Signorini problem with variable coefficients.
Mariana Smit Vega Garcia*, Purdue University
Nicola Garofalo, Universita' di Padova
(109600293) 
3:30 p.m.
Regularization of nonautonomous illposed problems from linear to quasilinear.
Matthew A Fury*, Penn State Abington
(109647974)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, II
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
Angel Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Scott Parsell, West Chester University
Gang Yu, Kent State University

1:00 p.m.
The range of Carmichael's universal exponent function.
Kevin Ford*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Florian Luca, Fundación Marcos Moshinsky, Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares UNAM
Carl Pomerance, Dartmouth College
(109611215) 
1:30 p.m.
On the reciprocal sum of primes dividing Mersenne numbers.
Zebediah Engberg*, Dartmouth College
(109611970) 
2:00 p.m.
The primes that Euclid forgot.
Enrique Treviño*, Lake Forest College
Paul P Pollack, University of Georgia
(1096112552) 
2:30 p.m.
Abelian surfaces over finite fields with prescribed groups.
Chantal David, Concordia University
Derek Garton, Portland State University
Zachary Scherr, University of Pennsylvania
Arul Shankar, Harvard University
Ethan Smith, Liberty University
Lola Thompson*, Oberlin College
(109611493) 
3:00 p.m.
Sieve weights in the GPY method and small gaps between primes.
James Maynard*, Universite de Montreal
(109611441) 
3:30 p.m.
Small gaps between primes: A new method.
Yitang Zhang*, University of New Hampshire
(1096112529)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Big Data: Mathematical and Statistical Modeling, Tools, Services, and Training
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Ivo Dinov, University of California Los Angeles dinov@stat.ucla.edu

1:00 p.m.
Big Data Challenges in Neuroimaging, Informatics and Genomics Computing.
Ivo D Dinov*, University of Michigan and UCLA
Arthur W Toga, University of Southern California
(10966827) 
1:30 p.m.
Mathematical Challenges in Causal Inference with Emphasis on Transportability and External Validity.
Elias Bareinboim*, University of California, Los Angeles
Judea Pearl, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096622468) 
2:00 p.m.
Hidden Markov Model for High Frequency Data.
Nguyet T Nguyen*, Florida State University
(1096622312) 
2:30 p.m.
Consensus Spectral Techniques and Machine Learning.
Jeff Randell Knisley*, East Tennessee State University
(1096621122) 
3:00 p.m.
Covariance Matrix Adaptation Evolution Strategy for Link Prediction in Dynamic Social Networks.
Catherine A. Bliss*, University of Vermont
Morgan R Frank, University of Vermont
Chris M Danforth, University of Vermont
Peter S Dodds, University of Vermont
(1096651009) 
3:30 p.m.
My Life as a Tweet Word.
John Ensley*, Brown University
James Abello, Rutgers University
Mika Sumida, Yale University
(1096682249)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #2: Part A
CATALST: Introductory statistics using randomization and bootstrap methods.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Andrew Zieffler, University of Minnesota
Robert delMas, University of Minnesota
Nicola Parker, University of Minnesota 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Complex Dynamics, II (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Scott Kaschner, University of Arizona
Holly Krieger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul Reschke, University of Michigan paul.reschke@gmail.com

1:00 p.m.
Random iteration in $CP^k$.
Turgay Bayraktar*, Indiana University
(109637411) 
1:30 p.m.
Rational maps on ${\mathbf P}^2$ with invariant two form, piecewise linear maps on ${\mathbf R}^2$, and the rotation number.
JanLi Lin*, University of Notre Dame
(1096372015) 
2:00 p.m.
New Geometric Proof of Lambda Lemma.
Tanya Firsova*, Stony Brook University
(1096372391) 
2:30 p.m.
Fatou components of Chebyshevlike maps.
Joshua P Bowman*, Smith College
(1096371308) 
3:00 p.m.
Trees of spheres and holomorphic dynamics.
Matthieu Arfeux*, Institut Mathematique de Toulouse (France)
(109637460) 
3:30 p.m.
Analytic and algebraic stability.
Laura G DeMarco*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1096372590)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Mathematics of Fractals and Related Topics, I
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Michel Lapidus, University of California Riverside
Erin Pearse, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Machiel Van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley University vanframa@uvu.edu

1:00 p.m.
Discussion 
1:30 p.m.
Hausdorff dimension of a certain measure.
Murat Akman*, University of Kentucky
John Lewis, University of Kentucky
Andrew Vogel, Syracuse University
(10963589) 
2:00 p.m.
Vector analysis for Dirichlet forms on fractals.
Alexander Teplyaev*, University of Connecticut
Michael Hinz, Bielefeld University
Daniel Kelleher, University of Connecticut
(1096461876) 
2:30 p.m.
Magnetic operators on resistance spaces.
Luke Rogers*, University of Connecticut
(1096462477) 
3:00 p.m.
Bounded variation conditions and absolutely continuous spectrum.
Milivoje Lukic*, Rice University
(109647459) 
3:30 p.m.
Fredholm modules and spectral triples associated with hyperbolic groupoids.
Volodymyr Nekrashevych*, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
(1096371038)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, II (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Tariq Aougab, Yale University
Curt Kent, University of Toronto
Sang Rae Lee, Texas A&M University
Emily Stark, Tufts University emily.stark@tufts.edu

1:00 p.m.
Hyperbolicity of the Cyclic Splitting Complex.
Brian Mann*, University of Utah
(109651949) 
1:30 p.m.
Subfactor projections for Out($F_n$).
Samuel J Taylor*, University of Texas, Austin
(1096201151) 
2:00 p.m.
Quasiisometry rigidity for rightangled Artin group with finite outer automorphism group.
Jingyin Huang*, New York University
(1096201936) 
2:30 p.m.
Stable commutator length in BaumslagSolitar groups.
Matt Clay, University of Arkansas
Max Forester, The University of Oklahoma
Joel Louwsma*, The University of Oklahoma
(109620608) 
3:00 p.m.
Finiteness Properties of Arithmetic Groups.
Brendan Kelly*, University of Utah
(1096221810) 
3:30 p.m.
Acylindrically hyperbolic groups.
Michael Hull*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1096202725)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Homological and Characteristic p Methods in Commutative Algebra, I
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Neil Epstein, George Mason University
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Karl Schwede, Penn State University schwede@math.psu.edu

1:00 p.m.
Residual Intersections and Duality.
David Eisenbud*, MSRI/University of California, Berkeley
(1096131415) 
1:30 p.m.
Depth of modules at non sharply $F$pure centers and basechange for the relative canonical sheaf.
Zsolt Patakfalvi*, Princeton Universtiy
Karl Schwede, Pennsylvania State University
(1096442038) 
2:00 p.m.
Ideals Generated by Principal Minors.
A. K. Wheeler*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(1096131620) 
2:30 p.m.
The Closure of a Linear Space in $(\mathbb{P}^1)^n$.
Adam Boocher*, University of California Berkeley
Federico Ardila, San Francisco State University
(109613409) 
3:00 p.m.
Nonsimplicial decompositions of Betti diagrams of complete intersections.
Branden Stone*, Bard College
Courtney Gibbons, Hamilton College
Jack Jeffries, University of Utah
Sarah Mayes, Quest University Canada
Claudiu Raicu, Princeton University
Bryan White, University of New Mexico
(1096131831) 
3:30 p.m.
Applications of CI Matrix Factorizations.
Irena Peeva*, Cornell University
David Eisenbud, UC Berleley and MSRI
(109613377)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Homotopy Theory, I
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Niles Johnson, Ohio State University at Newark
Mark W. Johnson, Penn State University, Altoona
Nitu Kitchloo, Johns Hopkins University
James Turner, Calvin College
Donald Yau, Ohio State University at Newark dyau@math.ohiostate.edu

1:00 p.m.
Models for infinity prop(erad)s.
Marcy Robertson*, University of Western Ontario
Philip Hackney, Stockholm University
Donald Yau, Ohio State Newark
(1096551645) 
1:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Formal Hecke algebras and algebraic oriented cohomology theories.
Alex Hoffnung*, Temple University
Jose MalagonLopez, University of Toronto Mississauga
Alistair Savage, University of Ottawa
Kirill Zainoulline, University of Ottawa
(1096161800) 
2:00 p.m.
Recent work in Homotopy Type Theory.
Steve Awodey*, Carnegie Mellon University
(109603417) 
2:30 p.m.
Homotopy coherent adjunctions.
Emily Riehl*, Harvard University
(1096181432) 
3:00 p.m.
Bousfield Localization and Commutative Monoids.
David White*, Wesleyan University
(1096551516) 
3:30 p.m.
Additional Structure on the Category of Mackey Functors.
Kristen Luise Mazur*, Lafayette College
(1096551014)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Hyperplane Arrangements and Applications, III
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Takuro Abe, Kyoto University
Max Wakefield, United States Naval Academy wakefiel@usna.edu
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido University

1:00 p.m.
Logarithmic vector fields and curve configurations in the projective plane.
Hal Schenck*, University of Illinois
Hiroaki Terao, Hokkaido University
Masahiko Yoshinaga, Hokkaido University
(1096141200) 
1:30 p.m.
Classification of Factored GainGraphic Hyperplane Arrangements.
Jackie Kaminski*, Juniata College
(1096052262) 
2:00 p.m.
an oriented matroid with a disconnected realization space.
Yasuyuki Tsukamoto*, Department of Human Coexistence, Kyoto University
(1096051901) 
2:30 p.m.
Arrangements with quadratic complete intersection OrlikTerao algebras.
Graham Denham, Western University
Mehdi Garrousian*, University of Windsor
Stefan Tohaneanu, University of Idaho
(1096151325) 
3:00 p.m.
A construction for canonical systems of basic invariants for reflection groups.
Norihiro Nakashima*, Hokkaido University
(1096161290) 
3:30 p.m.
Ideals generated by products of linear forms.
Stefan O Tohaneanu*, University of Idaho
(109613615)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Logic and Probability, III
Room 319, BCC
Organizers:
Wesley Calvert, Southern Illinois University
Doug Cenzer, University of Florida
Johanna Franklin, University of Connecticut johanna.franklin@uconn.edu
Valentina Harizanov, George Washington University

1:00 p.m.
Effective fractal dimensions for point processes.
Jan S Reimann*, Pennsylvania State University
(1096601236) 
1:30 p.m.
Points and Lines, Randomness and Dimension.
Jack H. Lutz*, Iowa State University
(1096031435) 
2:00 p.m.
Schnorr randomness for noncomputable measures.
Jason M Rute*, Pennsylvania State University
(1096032014) 
2:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Dimension of the intersection of a translation of a subset of the reals by a MartinLof random real with the set of all numbers with a given constructive dimension .
R. Daniel Mauldin*, University of North Texas
(1096032208) 
3:00 p.m.
Algorithmic Randomness in Ergodic Theory.
Johanna Franklin, University of Connecticut
Henry P Towsner*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096031208) 
3:30 p.m.
MartinLöf random Brownian motion.
Kelty Allen*, University of California, Berkeley
(1096031073)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Mathematics and Effective Thinking, II
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
Michael Starbird, University of Texas Austin starbird@math.utexas.edu

1:00 p.m.
Mathematical writing and effective thinking.
Paul Zorn*, St. Olaf College
(1096AF861) 
1:30 p.m.
On The Elements of Style.
Katherine Socha*, Math for America
(1096AF801) 
2:00 p.m.
Think Before You Speak: using presentations and prepared questions to promote effective thinking.
Deborah J Bergstrand*, Swarthmore College
(1096AF1443) 
2:30 p.m.
What is the Definition of Definition? and Other Conundrums.
Carol Schumacher*, Kenyon College
(1096AF695) 
3:00 p.m.
Thinking about Mathematics and Meaning.
Francis Edward Su*, Harvey Mudd College
(1096AF1235) 
3:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion on Mathematics and Effective Thinking.

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on My Favorite Graph Theory Conjectures, II
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Craig Larson, Virginia Commonwealth University clarson@vcu.edu
Ralucca Gera, Naval Postgraduate School

1:00 p.m.
Circuit double cover conjecture.
CunQuan Zhang*, West Virginia University
(1096051316) 
1:30 p.m.
Selected extremal problems in graph theory.
Douglas B. West*, Zhejiang Normal University and University of Illinois
(109605386) 
2:00 p.m.
Some of my (and other people's) favorite conjectures on chromatic topological graph theory.
Joan P. Hutchinson*, Macalester College
(1096051156) 
2:30 p.m.
Competition Graphs and Food Webs: Some of My Favorite Conjectures.
Fred S Roberts*, Rutgers University
(109605590) 
3:00 p.m.
Folkman Numbers: Some Results and Open Questions.
Stanisław P. Radziszowski*, Department of Computer Science, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096051300) 
3:30 p.m.
The MetaConjecture for median graphs.
Henry Martyn Mulder*, Econometrisch Instituut, Erasmus Universiteit, Rotterdam
(109605300)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Systems: Polynomial Equations, Nonlinear PDEs, and Applications, III
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Wenrui Hao, University of Notre Dame whao@nd.edu

1:00 p.m.
Numerical algebraic geometry over number fields.
Andrew Sommese*, University of Notre Dame
(1096141040) 
1:30 p.m.
Applications of Numerical Real Algebraic Geometry to Kinematics.
Charles W. Wampler*, General Motors R&D
(109614722) 
2:00 p.m.
The numerical factorization of polynomials.
Wenyuan Wu, Chongqing Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhonggang Zeng*, Northeastern Illinois University
(1096651370) 
2:30 p.m.
Linkage disequilibrium between independently assorting loci, via numerical algebraic geometry.
Jesse W Drendel, Colorado State University
Michael F Antolin, Colorado State University
Daniel J Bates*, Colorado State University
Patrick D Shipman, Colorado State University
Simon J. Tavener, Colorado State University
(109692951) 
3:00 p.m.
Homotopy continuation and signal decomposition.
Jonathan D Hauenstein*, North Carolina State University
Alessandra Bernardi, Universita di Torino
Noah S Daleo, North Carolina State University
(1096651015) 
3:30 p.m.
Path tracking algorithms for homotopy continuation methods in weighted projective spaces.
Tianran Chen*, Michigan State University
TienYien Li, Michigan State University
(1096651683)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Progress in Free Analysis and Free Probability, I
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi, Drexel University dmitryk@math.drexel.edu
Todd Kemp, University of California San Diego

1:00 p.m.
Quantum symmetric states on free product C$^*$algebras.
Kenneth J. Dykema, Texas A&M University
Claus Koestler*, University College Cork, Ireland
John D. Williams, Texas A&M University
(1096461852) 
2:00 p.m.
On Second Order Fluctuations for Some Classes of Random Matrices.
Mihai Popa*, University of Texas at San Antonio
James A Mingo, Queen's University
Yong Jiao, Central South University
(1096472410) 
2:30 p.m.
Choquet simplices of quantum symmetric states.
Yoann Dabrowski, Universite ClaudeBernard (Lyon I)
Ken Dykema*, Texas A&M University
Claus Koestler, University College, Cork
Kunal Mukjherjee, Indian Institute of Technology Madras
John D. Williams, Texas A&M University
(1096461768) 
3:00 p.m.
Infinite Divisibility and Semigroups Indexed by Completely Positive Maps in Free Probability.
John D. Williams*, Texas A&M University
(1096471933) 
3:30 p.m.
Asymptotics of looped cumulant lattices.
Jonathan Novak*, MIT
(109646906)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Geometric and Complex Analysis, III
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Zheng Huang, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island zheng.huang@csi.cuny.edu
Longzhi Lin, Rutgers University
Marcello Lucia, City University of New York, Graduate Center and College of Staten Island

1:00 p.m.
Geometry and topology of noncompact, complete, finite volume, Riemannian $4$manifolds $M$ with sectional curvature $1<K<0$.
Grigori Avramidi, Utah University
Tam Nguyen Phan, Binghamton University
Yunhui Wu*, Rice University
(109653753) 
1:30 p.m.
Topological type of Limit Laminations of Embedded Minimal Disks.
Jacob Bernstein*, Johns Hopkins University
Giuseppe Tinaglia, King's College London
(109653637) 
2:00 p.m.
Linear stability of gradient shrinking Ricci solitons.
Chenxu He*, University of Oklahoma
HuaiDong Cao, Lehigh University
(109653721) 
2:30 p.m.
The Hyperplane is the Only Stable, Smooth Solution to the Isoperimetric Problem in Gaussian Space.
Matthew McGonagle*, Johns Hopkins University
John Ross, Johns Hopkins University
(109653668) 
3:00 p.m.
Connected sum construction of constant $Q$curvature manifolds in higher dimensions.
YuehJu Lin*, University of Notre Dame
(109653655) 
3:30 p.m.
Conformally flat, constant $Q$curvature metrics with isolated singularities.
Jesse Ratzkin*, University of Cape Town
(109653675)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Multivariable Operator Theory, I
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ron Douglas, Texas A&M University
Michael Jury, University of Florida mjury@ufl.edu

1:00 p.m.
Determinantal representations of stable polynomials.
Hugo J Woerdeman*, Drexel University
(1096471305) 
1:30 p.m.
Determinantal representations of semihyperbolic polynomials.
Greg Knese*, Washington University in St. Louis
(1096151567) 
2:00 p.m.
TwoVariable Transfer Function Realizations and Agler Kernels.
Kelly Bickel*, Georgia Institute of Techonology
Greg Knese, Washington University in St. Louis
(1096461633) 
2:30 p.m.
Multidimensional linear systems and multivariable weighted Bergman spaces.
Joseph A Ball*, Virginia Tech
(109647613) 
3:00 p.m.
Multipliers of embedded discs.
Kenneth R. Davidson*, University of Waterloo
Michael Hartz, University of Waterloo
Orr M. Shalit, BenGurion University of the Negev
(1096471295) 
3:30 p.m.
The noncommutative lifting principle.
J E Pascoe*, UCSD
(1096471225)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Regularity Problem for Nonlinear PDEs Modeling Fluids and Complex Fluids, II (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
Jacob Bedrossian, New York University
Hao Jia, University of Chicago
Jared Whitehead, Los Alamos National Laboratory knrider@gmail.com
Tak Kwong Wong, University of Pennsylvania

1:00 p.m.
Invariant Manifolds for Euler Equations and related equations.
Zhiwu Lin*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096351926) 
1:30 p.m.
IllPosedness Issues for Truncated Series Models of Water Waves.
David Ambrose*, Drexel University
Jerry Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago
David Nicholls, University of Illinois at Chicago
(109635267) 
2:00 p.m.
Existence and regularity of invariant measures for the three dimensional stochastic primitive equations.
Nathan GlattHoltz, Virginia Tech
Igor Kukavica, University of Southern California
Vlad Vicol*, Princeton University
Mohammed Ziane, University of Southern California
(1096351460) 
2:30 p.m.
Regularity "in large" for the 3D Salmon's planetary geostrophic model of ocean dynamics.
Chongsheng Cao, Florida International University
Edriss S. Titi*, Weizmann Institute of Science and The University of California  Irvine
(1096351011) 
3:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Stability of Solutions to the Dissipative QuasiGeostrophic Equation.
Mimi Dai*, University of Illinois Chicago
(109635474) 
3:30 p.m.
Change of phase for the humid atmosphere.
Roger M Temam*, Indiana University
Michele Coti Zelati, Indiana University
(109676825)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Symplectic and Contact Structures on Manifolds with Special Holonomy, III
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Sergey Grigorian, University of Texas Pan American
Sema Salur, University of Rochester salur@math.rochester.edu
Albert J. Todd, University of California, Riverside

1:00 p.m.
The helicity invariant and topological strictly contact dynamics.
Peter Spaeth*, Penn State University, Altoona
(109653135) 
1:30 p.m.
Cylindrical contact homology as a welldefined homology?
Joanna Nelson*, Barnard College, Columbia University
(109653680) 
2:00 p.m.
On SFT invariants of the complements of ample normal crossing divisors in projective varieties.
Khoa Lu Nguyen*, Stanford
(109651557) 
2:30 p.m.
Sasaki join, transverse Hamiltonian 2forms, and SasakiEinstein metrics.
Charles P Boyer*, University of New Mexico
(1096531379) 
3:30 p.m.
BachMaxwell Equations and Extremal Kähler Metrics.
Caner Koca*, Vanderbilt University
(1096531267)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory: Structure and Symmetry, I
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Jonathan L. Gross, Columbia University
Thomas W. Tucker, Colgate University ttucker@colgate.edu

1:00 p.m.
Enumerating regular objects with a given automorphism group.
Martin Downs, Phoenix, Arizona
Gareth A. Jones*, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
(1096051539) 
1:30 p.m.
Pseudoorientability versus orientability.
Antonio Breda d'Azevedo*, University of Aveiro
(1096051152) 
2:00 p.m.
Infinite regular median graphs.
Wilfried Imrich*, Department Mathematics and Information Technology, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria
(1096051337) 
2:30 p.m.
Growth Rates of FaceHomogeneous Planar Tessellations.
Stephen J. Graves, University of Texas at Tyler
Mark E. Watkins*, Syracuse University
(1096051068) 
3:00 p.m.
Graph coverings and harmonic functions on graphs.
Roman Nedela*, Slovak Academy of Sciences
(1096052144) 
3:30 p.m.
Classical mathematical structures within topological graph theory.
Oliver R Knill*, Harvard University
(109605873)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Tropical and Nonarchimedean Analytic Geometry, II (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Dustin Cartwright, Yale University tropicalnonarchimedean2013@googlegroups.com
Melody Chan, Harvard University
Joseph D. Rabinoff, Georgia Institute of Technology

1:00 p.m.
Tropical Morse functions and their homological mirrors.
Gabriel D Kerr*, Kansas State University
(1096511576) 
1:30 p.m.
The skeleton of the Jacobian, the Jacobian of the skeleton, and lifting meromorphic functions from tropical to algebraic curves.
Matt Baker*, Georgia Tech
Joe Rabinoff, Georgia Tech
(1096141272) 
2:00 p.m.
Algorithms for Mumford curves: period matrix and canonical embedding.
Ralph Morrison, University of California, Berkeley
Qingchun Ren*, University of California, Berkeley
(1096141445) 
2:30 p.m.
Algorithms for Mumford Curves: Good Starting Data.
Ralph E Morrison*, UC Berkeley
Qingchun Ren, UC Berkeley
(109614993) 
3:00 p.m.
Faithful Tropicalization of Abelian Varieties.
Tyler Foster, University of Michigan
Joseph Rabinoff, Georgia Institute of Technology
Farbod Shokrieh*, Cornell University
Alejandro Soto, University of Regensburg
(109614450) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Classical and nonarchimedean spaces.
Andrew Joseph Dudzik*, UC Berkeley
(1096541453)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #5: Part A
Using randomization methods to build conceptual understanding of statistical inference.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Robin H. Lock, St. Lawrence University
Patti Frazer Lock, St. Lawrence University
Kari Lock Morgan, Duke University
Eric Frazer Lock, Duke University
Dennis Frazer Lock, Iowa State University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse: #14: Part B
Visualizing projective geometry through photographs and perspective drawings.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Annalisa Crannell, Franklin & Marshall College
Marc Frantz, Indiana University Bloomington
Fumiko Futamura, Southwestern University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Difference Equations, Approximations, Sequences, and Special Functions
Room 305, BCC

1:00 p.m.
The Spectral Analysis of the Exceptional Jacobi Differential Expression for Extreme Parameter Choices.
Jessica D. Stewart*, Baylor University
Lance L. Littlejohn, Baylor University
Constanze Liaw, Baylor University
(1096331780) 
1:15 p.m.
Lacunary Statistical and Sliding Window Convergence for Measurable Functions.
Jeff Connor*, Ohio University
Ekrem Savas, Istanbul Ticaret University
(109640679) 
1:30 p.m.
Regular Families of Interpolators on Scattered Data.
Jeff Ledford*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(109641779) 
1:45 p.m.
{\bf Mean value of entire functions of exponential type}.
Tariq M Qazi*, Virginia State University
(1096411546) 
2:00 p.m.
BeurlingSelberg Extremal Problems in de Branges Spaces.
Mark A Spanier*, North Dakota State University
(1096411804) 
2:15 p.m.
Using Osculatory Smoothing Splines To Approximate The Solutions To Ordinary Differential Equations.
Kendall A Gillies*, Texas Tech University
Clyde F Martin, Texas Tech University
(1096412190) 
2:30 p.m.
A Generalized Linear Functional Equation Defined on Groups.
Heather B. Hunt*, University of Louisville
Prasanna K. Sahoo, University of Louisville
(1096391652) 
2:45 p.m.
Weak Enveloping and Global Attractors for Periodic Dynamical Systems.
Justin Wright*, Plymouth State University
(1096392097) 
3:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Dynamics and Estimation of Parameters in a Discrete Time Model linking Unemployment and Inflation.
Mingfei Li, Bentley University
Mihaela Predescu*, Bentley University
(1096392212) 
3:15 p.m.
Stochastic Persistence in a ContestCompetition Model with Allee Effect.
Eddy A Kwessi*, Trinity University
Saber Elaydi, Trinity University
George Livatiodis, Southwest Research Institute
David Ribble, Trinity University
Laila Assas, Umm AlQura University
(1096391366) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Applications of stability analysis of model ecosystems to problems in sustainability and collapse.
Harold M Hastings*, Simon's Rock College and Hofstra University
(1096392662) 
3:45 p.m.
On the discrete analogous to one initialboundary value problem to nonlinear diffusion equation.
Mikheil Tutberidze*, Ilia State University
(1096392307) 
4:00 p.m.
A number theoretic twist on second order recurrence relations.
John R Greene*, University of Minnesota Duluth
(1096391189)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on History of Mathematical Communities
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Amy ShellGellasch, Montgomery College amy.shellgellasch@montgomerycollege.edu
Linda McGuire, Muhlenberg College

1:00 p.m.
Where Zijes Went: The Travels of Astronomical Tables in Medieval Islam.
Glen R Van Brummelen*, Quest University
(1096E31382) 
1:20 p.m.
The Mathematics Class at the Berlin Academy in the 18th Century.
Lawrence D'Antonio*, Ramapo College
(1096E31487) 
1:40 p.m.
The "PartlyVisible" College: Euler and the mathematical community in the 18th century.
Dominic Klyve*, Central Washington University
(1096E32220) 
2:00 p.m.
History of Mathematics in Punjab.
Satish C Bhatnagar*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
(1096E31253) 
2:20 p.m.
Origins and National Character of the Polish School of Mathematics in preWWII Lwow, Warszawa, and Krakow.
Emelie A. Kenney*, Siena College
(1096E3532) 
2:40 p.m.
Time and Place: Sustaining the American Mathematical Community.
Della Dumbaugh*, University of Richmond
(1096E3484) 
3:00 p.m.
Queering Mathematical History: A Queer Genealogy of the Mathematical Community, Bourbaki.
Kat Rands*, Elon University
(1096E32751) 
3:20 p.m.
The NCTM Oral History Project: Documenting Community Memory of Mathematics Education in the United States.
Penny H. Dunham*, Muhlenberg College
(1096E396) 
3:40 p.m.
40+ Years of the AWM (Association for Women in Mathematics): The History of AWM and the AWM Archives.
Sarah J Greenwald*, Appalachian State University
(1096E3221) 
4:00 p.m.
An incident in planning national meetings for the mathematical community.
James J. Tattersall*, Providence College
Kenneth A. Ross, University of Oregon
(1096E31586)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Is Mathematics the Language of Science?
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
Carl Behrens, Alexandria, VA cbehrens@crs.loc.gov
Thomas Drucker, University of WisconsinWhitewater
Dan Sloughter, Furman University

1:00 p.m.
Mathematics Is a Science in its Own Right.
Carl E. Behrens*, Alexandria, VA
(1096G11195) 
1:30 p.m.
The Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics: Making the Math Fit the Philosophy.
James R Henderson*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(1096G1149) 
2:00 p.m.
A group theory perspective of mathematical constructs in physics.
Horia I. Petrache*, Department of Physics, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
(1096G12359) 
2:30 p.m.
The Roots Of Kalmár's Empiricism.
Mate Szabo*, Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Philosophy
(1096G1842) 
3:00 p.m.
No surprise for the effectiveness of mathematics in the natural sciences.
Ruggero Ferro*, University of Verona, Italy
(1096G12034) 
3:30 p.m.
Mathematics as an Emergent Feature of the Physical Universe.
Ronald E. Mickens*, Clark Atlanta University
(1096G1743) 
3:55 p.m.
A New Look at Wigner's `The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Mathematics in the Natural Sciences'.
Jeff Buechner*, Rutgers UniversityNewark & Saul Kripke Center, CUNY
(1096G11414)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Interdisciplinary Topics
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Modeling the Reliability of a Hydrogen Gas Nanosensor.
Kristin McCullough*, Grand View University
Nader Ebrahimi, Northern Illinois University
Zhili Xiao, Northern Illinois University
(1096VD2425) 
1:15 p.m.
Parameter Estimation of Tumor Growth Model.
Breanne M Hatfield*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(1096VD1767) 
1:30 p.m.
Patients with Advanced Cancer and their Survival in a Rural Community: The Impact of Hospice Services.
Veera Holdai*, Salisbury University
David Eric Cowall, Coastal Hospice, Inc
(1096VD1164) 
1:45 p.m.
Modeling the Energy Level of Hydrogen Using the Schrödinger Equation.
Johannah M Miller*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(1096VD533)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Geometry and Linear Algebra
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Uniform Edge$c$Colorings of the Archimedean Tilings.
Casey Mann*, University of Washington Bothell
Laura Asaro, East Central University
John Hyde, The University of Texas at Tyler
Melanie Jensen, Tulane University
Tyler Schroeder, North Central College
(1096VM2714) 
1:15 p.m.
On some $3$way transportation polytopes.
Bernd Sing*, The University of the West Indies, Barbados
(1096VM2527) 
1:30 p.m.
Computer Models of NegativelyCurved Surfaces.
Benjamin H DeMeo*, Williams College
Chaim GoodmanStrauss, University of Arkansas
Matthew Cole, University of Notre Dame
Diana Davis, Brown University
(1096VM2386) 
1:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The Construction of Faces of $\rm{CP}_{2}$.
Andrew J. Klimas*, Xavier University of Louisiana
(1096VM2134) 
2:00 p.m.
Two old geometrical chestnuts revisited.
Ivko M Dimitric*, Pennsylvania State University Fayette
(1096VM1988) 
2:15 p.m.
Some inequalities on Riemannian submersion and isometric immersions.
Yun Myung Oh*, Andrews University
(1096VM1784) 
2:30 p.m.
Determining Properties of Semifields by Investigating Their Cubical Arrays.
Kelly Aman*, University of Texas at Arlington
(1096VM1178) 
2:45 p.m.
On the Hausdorff dimension of padic Cantor sets.
William C Abram, Hillsdale College
Artem Bolshakov*, University of Texas at Dallas
(1096VM1146) 
3:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Hadwiger's Theorem for Functions.
Matthew L. Wright*, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota
(1096VM751) 
3:15 p.m.
Generalized SignedRank Estimation for Nonlinear Models with Multidimensional Indices.
Brice M. Nguelifack*, Auburn University
Eddy A. Kwessi, Trinity University
Asheber Abebe, Auburn University
(1096VM197) 
3:30 p.m.
Spectrally Arbitrary Patterns and Algebraic Solutions.
Timothy C Melvin*, Washington State University and Carroll College
(1096VM362) 
3:45 p.m.
Classical Linear Optimization in an Abstract Setting.
Tien Chih*, University of Montana
(1096VM2226) 
4:00 p.m.
Electronic Computation of Simple Perfect Squared Squares.
Joseph F DiNatale*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(1096VM2254)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, III
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
On Distributive Cross Section Lattices of $\mathcal{J}$irreducible Reductive Monoids.
Stephen M. Adams*, North Carolina State University
(1096VN1731) 
1:15 p.m.
Aperiodic Binary Strings.
Zachary George Pochiba*, Washington & Jefferson College
Sean Leavor, Washington & Jefferson College
(1096VN1656) 
1:30 p.m.
Bounds on the Maximum Number of Minimum Dominating Sets.
Samuel Connolly*, University of Pennsylvania
Zachary Gabor, Haverford College
Anant Godbole, East Tennessee State University
Bill Kay, Emory University
(1096VN1473) 
1:45 p.m.
OddNeighbored Subsets.
Ralph P. Grimaldi*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(1096VN1216) 
2:00 p.m.
The Flag Descent Algebra.
Matthew Moynihan*, The College of Wooster
(1096VN2613) 
2:15 p.m.
Finding monochromatic $ K^{3} $ shapes within a complete, unweighted graph with variable cedgecoloring.
Marilyn Titus*, Bentonville, Arkansas
(1096VN32) 
2:30 p.m.
Enumeration of bipartite graphs and blocks.
Andrew R GainerDewar*, Carleton College
(1096VN442) 
2:45 p.m.
Exploiting Connections Between Graph Theory and Finite Geometry.
Elizabeth LaneHarvard*, Colorado State University
Tim Penttila, Colorado State University
(1096VN445) 
3:00 p.m.
Universal and Overlap Cycles.
Kai Orans*, Pomona College
Adam D. King, University of Louisville
Amanda N. Laubmeier, University of Arizona
(1096VN962) 
3:15 p.m.
Enclosings of $\lambda$fold $5$cycle systems.
John Asplund*, Auburn University
C. A. Rodger, Auburn University
Melissa Keranen, Michigan Technological University
(1096VN799) 
3:30 p.m.
Some Consequences of a New Bijective Proof of the shapeWilfequivalence of 231 and 312.
Jonathan S Bloom*, Dartmouth College
(1096VN782) 
3:45 p.m.
Dominating Sets in $Cay(\mathbb{Z}_{n},{ \pm 1,\pm 3, \pm 5, ... , \pm (2k1) })$.
Jon Woltz*, Kennesaw State University
Matthew Lee Force, Kennesaw State University
Joe DeMaio, Kennesaw State University
(1096VN712) 
4:00 p.m.
Connections between Hamming codes over $q$element fields and Singer block designs.
Bud Brown*, Virginia Tech
(1096VN628)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Mathematics Education
Room 311, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Student Profiling and Mathematical Models for MOOCs.
Mika K Seppala*, Florida State University
(1096971631) 
1:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Investigating Strategies when designing Geometry in Art as an Online Course, student's attitudes, and achievement.
Pamela Lowry*, Lawrence Technological University
(1096511182) 
1:30 p.m.
Visually Verifying Homework Problems in Multivariable Calculus.
Paul E. Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
(1096972659) 
1:45 p.m.
Teaching and Learning Differential Equations for Engineers through Modelling and Technology.
Ruth Rodriguez*, Tecnologico de Monterrey
(1096972598) 
2:00 p.m.
Teaching in College without Calculator.
Mulugeta Markos*, North Carolina Wesleyan College
Bishal Karanjit, North Carolina Wesleyan College
(109697238) 
2:15 p.m.
From the Spiral Program at UMCP: Research projects suitable for students after completing a first course in mathematical proofs.
Kenneth R Berg*, University of Maryland, College Park
(1096971369) 
2:30 p.m.
Mathematical Fidelity of Virtual Manipulatives: Teacher Candidates' Perceptions.
Mara Alagic*, Wichita State University
(1096972736) 
2:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Investigating Statistical Concepts, Applications and Methods using Minitab.
Julie M Clark*, Hollins University
(109662808) 
3:00 p.m.
Using Knitting To Construct Seamless Regular and SemiRegular Polyhedra.
Rebecca Plassmann*, Central Oregon Community College
(1096002695) 
3:15 p.m.
MArTH Madness: Building a Culture of Creating Math Through Art at Saint Ann's School.
Anna Weltman*, Saint Ann's School
(1096971791) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Communicating snapshots of news from contemporary mathematics  an ongoing study carried out in senior highschools in Israel.
Nitsa B. MovshovitzHadar*, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.
(109697323) 
3:45 p.m.
Problems and methods that develop creativity.
Ellina Grigorieva*, TWU
(109697693)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Numerical Methods and Computing, II
Room 313, BCC

1:00 p.m.
A new a posteriori error estimate for numerical solutions of the radiative transport equation.
Joseph A Eichholz*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(1096651943) 
1:15 p.m.
Fast Solution Methods for the SpaceTime Fractional Diffusion Equations.
Treena Basu*, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
Hong Wang, University of South Carolina
(1096651467) 
1:30 p.m.
ComputerAssisted Proof of Periodic Solutions of ODE and PDE systems.
A. R. Hungria*, University of Delaware
J. D. Mireles James, Rutgers University
J. P. Lessard, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
(109665725) 
1:45 p.m.
Regularized Restoration for Two Dimensional BandLimited Signals.
Weidong Chen*, University of Georgia
(109665396) 
2:00 p.m.
DataFitted Generic Second Order Macroscopic Traffic Flow Models and Model Accuracy on Real Data.
Shimao Fan*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(109665622) 
2:15 p.m.
The Mathematics of Hierarchical Tsplines.
Emily J Evans*, Brigham Young University
Michael A. Scott, Brigham Young University
(1096651181) 
2:30 p.m.
Fuzzy Logic: A Departure from Mathematical Modeling to Computing Problem Solving.
Atma R. Sahu*, Coppin State University
(109665847) 
2:45 p.m.
New Fibonacci Type Collocation Approach for nth Order Uncertain Differential Equations.
S. Chakraverty*, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Odisha, India
Smita Tapaswini, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Odisha, India
(1096651359) 
3:00 p.m.
Guaranteed Adaptive, Automatic, Quadrature.
Fred J. Hickernell*, Illinois Institute of Technology
(109665499) 
3:15 p.m.
Analyzing the Errors of an Extension of Wilkinson's Iterative Refinement or Improvement Algorithm.
Abdramane Serme*, BMCC/CUNYThe City University of New York
Jean W. Richard, BMCC/CUNYThe City University of New York
(1096652528) 
3:30 p.m.
A Reduction Method For Matrix Pairs with Application to Tikhonov Regularization.
Xuebo Yu*, Kent State University
Lothar Reichel, Kent State University
(1096651355) 
3:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The Universal Algebra Calculator at the command line and in the cloud.
William DeMeo*, University of South Carolina
(1096062287)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:25 p.m.
AMS Session on Optimization, Calculus of Variations, Nonlinear Programming
Room 304, BCC

1:00 p.m.
The LogConvex Density Conjecture.
Frank Morgan*, Williams College
(109649153) 
1:15 p.m.
Centroidal Voronoi Tessellations of Rigid Shapes: A Variational Perspective.
Lisa J Larsson*, McGill University
Rustum Choksi, McGill University
JeanChristophe Nave, McGill University
(109649185) 
1:30 p.m.
A LevenbergMarquardt method using Sobolev gradients.
Parimah Kazemi*, Beloit College
Robert Renka, University of North Texas
(109649531) 
1:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Continuous Newton Method for Elliptic Inverse Problems.
Corinne Teravainen*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096492554) 
2:00 p.m.
Treatment of Single Special Constraint in the Framework of Interval Method for Global Optimization.
Mengyi Ying*, University of Alabama
Min Sun, University of Alabama
(1096491808) 
2:15 p.m.
Solution of delay systems in optimization problems by hybrid functions.
Mohsen Razzaghi*, Mississippi State University
(109649369) 
2:30 p.m.
Effect of convection on optimal design of a bar with attached mass.
John Matthews*, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Boris Belinskiy, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
James W. Hiestand, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
(1096491754) 
2:45 p.m.
Gradient and Extragradient Methods for Elliptic Inverse Problems with an Application to the Tumor Identification Problem.
Brian C Winkler*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096491867) 
3:00 p.m.
Optimal Control of SIR Model with Education.
Hem Raj Joshi*, Xavier University, Cincinnati
(1096492448) 
3:15 p.m.
An Equation Error Approach for the Elasticity Imaging Inverse Problem for Predicting Tumor Location.
Erin R. Crossen*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096492300) 
3:30 p.m.
Parameter Estimation for Atmospheric Vortices.
Lynn Raburn Greenleaf*, Stephen F. Austin State University
(1096491667) 
3:45 p.m.
A Characterization of the Reflected Quasipotential.
Kasie G Farlow*, USMA West Point
(1096491365) 
4:00 p.m.
Existence and Uniqueness of Solution of Second Order Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equation with Point Effect.
Narayan Thapa*, Minot
(1096492054) 
4:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: On Handling Free Variables in Semidefinite Programming Using a PrimalDual Regularized InteriorPoint Method.
Ahad Dehghani*, Queen's University
JeanLouis Goffin, McGill University
Dominique Orban, Mathematics and Industrial Engineering Department Montreal Ecole Polytechnique
(1096492622)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Projects, Demonstrations, and Activities that Engage Liberal Arts Mathematics Students, III
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Sarah Mabrouk, Framingham State University smabrouk@framingham.edu

1:00 p.m.
Juggling as an Introduction to Mathematical Thinking.
Otis C. Wright, III*, Cedarville University
(1096J51214) 
1:20 p.m.
The Stable Marriage Problem in the Classroom.
Raymond N Greenwell*, Hofstra University
Daniel E Seabold, Hofstra University
(1096J5120) 
1:40 p.m.
Walking the Line.
Cathy W. Grilli*, Christian Brothers University
(1096J52370) 
2:00 p.m.
Adapting liberal arts mathematics handson activities to a largelecture format.
Darci L. Kracht*, Kent State University
(1096J52316) 
2:20 p.m.
Infographics Activities to Promote Graphical and Quantitative Literacy.
Debra L. Hydorn*, University of Mary Washington
(1096J52039) 
2:40 p.m.
Counting Melodies: A Musical Introduction to Recursion.
Kurt Ludwick*, Salisbury University
(1096J52237) 
3:00 p.m.
Win, Lose, or Draw: An Analytical Reasoning Course at Butler University.
Karen Holmes*, Butler University
(1096J552) 
3:20 p.m.
Venn Diagram Bingo and other Games for Liberal Arts Math Classes.
Teena Carroll*, Emory & Henry College
(1096J52490) 
3:40 p.m.
Puzzles + Games = Mathematical Thinking.
Edmund A Lamagna*, University of Rhode Island
(1096J5576)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Research on the Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Mathematics, II
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Kyeong Hah Roh, Arizona State University khroh@asu.edu
Michael Oehrtman, University of Northern Colorado
Timothy FukawaConnelly, Drexel University

1:00 p.m.
Calculus Instructors' Resources, Orientations and Goals in Teaching Low Achieving Students.
Misun Lee*, University of Oklahoma
(1096L11650) 
1:20 p.m.
How can we (or should we) assess undergraduate students' creativity?
Milos Savic*, University of Oklahoma
Gulden Karakok, University of Northern Colorado
(1096L12538) 
1:40 p.m.
Investigating the Links between Students' Knowledge of Rational Numbers and Algebraic Procedures and Students' Success in Undergraduate Mathematics.
Jennifer Yantz*, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096L11413) 
2:00 p.m.
Developing the Notion of Function Between Sets of Equivalence Classes from the APOS Perspective.
Harrison E. Stalvey*, Georgia State University
Draga Vidakovic, Georgia State University
Mariana Montiel, Georgia State University
(1096L11096) 
2:20 p.m.
The effectiveness of 5 minute preview video lectures using Smart Board, Camtasia Studio, and Podcasting on mathematical achievement and mathematics selfefficacy.
Minsu Kim*, University of North Georgia
(1096L1364) 
2:40 p.m.
An Evaluation of Argumentation and Proof Opportunities in TransitiontoProof Textbooks.
Michael A. Smith*, Ohio University
Kelly M. Bubp, Ohio University
(1096L12128) 
3:00 p.m.
Promoting Calculus Understanding Through Explanation and Reflection.
Daniel Lee Reinholz*, University of California, Berkeley
(1096L1913) 
3:20 p.m.
The Emergence of Algebraic Structure: Students Come to Understand Units and Zerodivisors.
John Paul Cook*, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
(1096L12332) 
4:00 p.m.
Inverting the transitiontoproof course.
Robert Talbert*, Grand Valley State University
(1096L11566)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:25 p.m.
AMS Session on Structural and Extremal Problems in Graph Theory
Room 312, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Degree conditions for weakly geodesic pancyclic graphs and their exceptions.
Emlee W Nicholson*, Millsaps College
Bing Wei, University of Mississippi
(1096051716) 
1:15 p.m.
On the maximum induced decomposition of graphs.
Zoltan Furedi, Renyi Institute of Mathematics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Zeinab Maleki*, Isfahan University of Technology
(1096052642) 
1:30 p.m.
Planar Graphs of Fixed Tree Width.
Brett C. Smith*, Wesleyan University
(1096051187) 
1:45 p.m.
Circumference and Pathwidth of Highly Connected Graphs.
Emily A. Marshall*, Vanderbilt University
David R. Wood, Monash University
(1096052106) 
2:00 p.m.
Uniqueness and minimal obstructions for tree depth.
Michael D. Barrus*, Brigham Young University
(1096051010) 
2:15 p.m.
On semilinkage with prescribed lengths.
Alexander Halperin*, Lehigh University
(109605706) 
2:30 p.m.
On The Potential Function For Degree Sequences Of MultiGraphs.
Casey Kenneth Moffatt*, University Of Colorado  Denver
(1096052361) 
2:45 p.m.
DegreeSequence Stability of Graphs.
Catherine Erbes*, University of Colorado Denver
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado Denver
Ryan R. Martin, Iowa State University
Paul Wenger, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096051700) 
3:00 p.m.
A construction of uniquely $n$colorable digraphs without short cycles.
Michael Severino*, University of Montana
(1096052074) 
3:15 p.m.
Sidon sets and graphs without 4cycles.
Craig M Timmons*, University of California, San Diego
Michael Tait, University of California, San Diego
(1096052437) 
3:30 p.m.
On $L(2,1)$ labeling of trees.
Jobby Jacob*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Christopher Wood, University of California, Irvine
(1096052456) 
3:45 p.m.
On the $L(2,1)$Labelings of Amalgamations of Graphs.
Sarah Spence Adams, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
Noura Howell, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
Nathaniel Karst, Babson College
Denise Sakai Troxell, Babson College
Junjie Zhu*, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
(1096051099) 
4:00 p.m.
$L(d,1)$labelings of EdgePathReplacements by Factorization of Graphs.
Nathaniel Karst, Babson College
Jessica Oehrlein*, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
Denise Sakai Troxell, Babson College
Junjie Zhu, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering
(1096051098) 
4:15 p.m.
Independence sequences in a graph, constrained and unconstrained.
Allen J. Schwenk*, Western Michigan University
(1096051753)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Student Activities, II
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Lisa Marano, West Chester University of Pennsylvania lmarano@wcupa.edu
Jennifer Bergner, Salisbury State University

1:00 p.m.
Hosting mathematics treasure hunts.
Julie Barnes*, Western Carolina University
(1096M11845) 
1:20 p.m.
A Mathematical Scavenger Hunt.
Janine E. Janoski*, King's College
(1096M12264) 
1:40 p.m.
PiMiler: An Irrational Race.
Brooke Buckley*, Northern Kentucky University
Bethany Noblitt, Northern Kentucky University
(1096M176) 
2:00 p.m.
The Radical Dash: A Mathematical Amazing Race.
Jennifer Bergner*, Salisbury University
(1096M12053)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
MAA Session on the Intersection of Mathematics and the Arts, IV
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Douglas Norton, Villanova University douglas.norton@villanova.edu

1:00 p.m.
Symmetries of generalized Truchet tiles.
David A Reimann*, Albion College
(1096C52682) 
1:20 p.m.
Math, Art and GeoGebra.
Violeta Vasilevska*, Utah Valley University
(1096C51213) 
1:40 p.m.
Magic Squares and Their Magic Secrets.
Margaret E Kepner*, Washington, DC
(1096C52154) 
2:00 p.m.
Hyperbolic Fractal Tilings.
Robert W Fathauer*, Tessellations Company
(1096C51922) 
2:20 p.m.
Applying an Historical Approach to Contemporary Pattern Design.
Elizabeth Whiteley*, Washington DC
(1096C51405) 
2:40 p.m.
Artists and Their Use of Mathematics.
Elizabeth C Rogers*, Piedmont College
(1096C52758) 
3:00 p.m.
Interlocking Polygonal Tiling of Some Special Class of Star Polygons.
Reza Sarhangi*, Towson University
(1096C5413) 
3:20 p.m.
Extending the poetry of mathematics to nonmathematicians.
JoAnne Growney*, http://poetrywithmathematics.blogspot.com
(1096C51781) 
3:40 p.m.
Literary Mathematics and Mathematical Literature.
Rita A. Capezzi*, Canisius College
L. Christine Kinsey, Canisius College
(1096C51522)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on New Developments with Entropic Solutions to Nonlinear Conservation Laws
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
PierreEmmanuel Jabin, University of Maryland
Eitan Tadmor, University of Maryland tadmor@cscamm.umd.edu
Konstantina Trivisa, University of Maryland

1:00 p.m.
Long Time Behavior of Periodic Solutions to Scalar Conservation Laws In Several Space Dimensions.
Constantine M. Dafermos*, Brown University
(1096351017) 
1:30 p.m.
New development of the relative entropy method applied to shocks of conservation laws.
Alexis F Vasseur*, The University of Texas at Austin
(109635908) 
2:00 p.m.
Nonuniqueness and boundary effects for the incompressible Euler equations.
Emil Wiedemann*, University of British Columbia and Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
(1096351221) 
2:30 p.m.
Numerical schemes that converge to the entropy measure valued solutions of systems of conservation laws.
Siddhartha Mishra*, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
(1096351172) 
3:00 p.m.
Singular limit of a nonlinear hyperbolic system with a twoscale relaxation parameter at an interface.
JianGuo Liu*, Duke University
Frederic Coquel, École Polytechnique
Shi Jin, University of WisconsinMadison
Li Wang, UCLA
(1096351095) 
3:30 p.m.
Relaxation approximations to hyperbolic balance laws.
Alexey Miroshnikov, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Konstantina Trivisa*, University of Maryland
(1096351108)

1:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAA Committee on Mutual ConcernsCollege Board Panel Discussion
AP calculus, computer science, and statistics.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Roxy Peck, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Panelists:
Don King, Northeastern University
Paul Tymann, Rochester Institute of Technology
Allan Rossman, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Lien Diaz, College Board
Serena Magrogan, College Board 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAAYoung Mathematicians' Network Panel Discussion
Finding the right grant.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Josh Laison, Willamette University
Jacob White, Texas A&M University
Panelists:
Lloyd Douglas, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Florence Fasanelli, AAAS
Eric Gaze, Bowdoin College
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Joint Committee on Women in the Mathematical Sciences Panel Discussion
Negotiating in mathematical careers.
Room 326, BCC
Organizers:
Janet Best, Ohio State University
Christine Guenther, Pacific University
Amber Puha, California State University San Marcos
Panelists:
Rachelle DeCoste, Wheaton College
Peter March, Ohio State University
Tanya Moore, Building Diversity in Science
Catherine Roberts, College of the Holy Cross 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Summer Program for Women in Mathematics (SPWM) Reunion
Room 336, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Modeling and Applications of Mathematics, I
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:00 p.m.
An Enzymatic Model of Prion Aggregate Dynamics.
Jason Karl Davis*, University of California, Merced
Suzanne S Sindi, University of California, Merced
(1096VG2704) 
2:15 p.m.
Risk factors in the spread of Visceral Leishmaniasis in two highly endemic but ecologically different regions.
Kamal Kevin Barley*, Arizona State University
(1096VG2698) 
2:30 p.m.
Novel Properties of Deterministic and Stochastic SIR Models.
Jessica Ginepro, Western New England University
Emma Hartman, Wheaton College
Ryo Kimura, Oberlin College
Matthew McDermott, Harvey Mudd College
Colin Pawlowski*, Yale University
Dylan Shepardson, Mount Holyoke College
(1096VG2688) 
2:45 p.m.
Antitumor immune dynamics: using ODEs to model a novel cancer therapy.
Sean M. Laverty*, University of Central Oklahoma
Bryan Dawkins, University of Central Oklahoma
(1096VG2674) 
3:00 p.m.
Action Potentials in Peripheral Auditory Nervous System: A Novel PDE Distribution Model.
Rebecca E. Gasper*, The University of Iowa
(1096VG2632) 
3:15 p.m.
Descriptive analysis and modeling of wave propagation during epileptic seizures.
Laura R. GonzalezRamirez*, Boston University
Omar Ahmed, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital; Harvard Medical School
Sydney S. Cash, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital; Harvard Medical School
C. Eugene Wayne, Boston University
Mark A. Kramer, Boston University
(1096VG2537) 
3:30 p.m.
A mathematical model of human papillomavirus with application to cervical cancer in African women.
Najat Ziyadi*, Morgan State University
Avner Friedman, The Ohio State University
(1096VG2231) 
3:45 p.m.
Automated Estimation of Wound Size.
James Brian Hall*, University of California, San Diego
(1096VG2143) 
4:00 p.m.
A Mathematical Model for a SelfExpanding Hemostatic Bandage.
Keith Wojciechowski, University of Wisconsin Stout
Kelsey Linnell*, Bowdoin College
(1096VG1980)

2:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.
AMS Invited Address
Random matrices and Dyson Brownian Motion.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
HorngTzer Yau*, Harvard University
(1096602260) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Young Mathematicians' NetworkProject NExT Poster Session
Exhibit Hall G, 100 Level, BCC
Organizers:
Kim Roth, Juniata College
Mike Axtell, University of St. Thomas 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:35 p.m.3:55 p.m.
MAA Committee on TwoYear Colleges Panel Discussion
Collaborations between twoyear and fouryear institutions that create pathways to a math major.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Teles, National Science Foundation
Judy Ackerman, Montbomery College, Rockville Campus
Panelists:
Debra Poese, Montgomery College, Rockville Campus
Nancy Sattler, Terra State Community College
Eric Kostelich, Arizona State University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 2:35 p.m.3:55 p.m.
MAA Subcommittee on Research by Undergraduates Panel Discussion
Directing undergraduate research: How to get started.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Herbert Medina, Loyola Marymount University
Rebecca Garcia, Sam Houston State University
Panelists:
Michael Dorff, Brigham Young University
Joyati Debnath, Winona State University
Angel Pineda, California State University, Fullerton
Sandy Ganzell, St. Mary's College of Maryland 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 3:20 p.m.4:10 p.m.
AMS Retiring Presidential Address
Reflections on a Mathematical World.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Eric M. Friedlander*, University of Southern California
(1096001505) 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 4:25 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Joint Prize Session
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 5:30 p.m.7:20 p.m.
SIGMAA on the Philosophy of Mathematics Reception, Business Meeting, and Guest Lecture
Room 340, BCC

5:30 p.m.
Reception and Business Meeting; lecture to follow immediately at 6:30 p.m. 
6:30 p.m.
Hermann Minkowski: The quiet genius.
Steve Gimbel*, Gettysburg College
(1096A079)

5:30 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Joint Prize Session Reception
Ballrooms I&II Lobby, 400 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 5:45 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA TwoYear College Reception
Holiday Ballroom 4, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:50 p.m.
SIGMAA on Mathematical and Computational Biology Reception, Business Meeting, and Guest Lecture
Room 349, BCC

6:00 p.m.
Reception and Business Meeting; lecture to follow immediately at 7:00 p.m. 
7:00 p.m.
Explorations in phytoplankton fluid dynamics.
Lisa Fauci*, Tulane University
(1096A059)

6:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:50 p.m.
SIGMAA on Quantitative Literacy Reception, Business Meeting, and Guest Lecture
Room 338, BCC

6:00 p.m.
Reception and Business Meeting; talk to immediately follow at 7:00 p.m. 
7:00 p.m.
Sustainability + Serendipity = Math Awareness Month 2013.
Victor Donnay*, Bryn Mawr College
(1096A02787)

6:00 p.m.

Thursday January 16, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:10 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Film Presentation
The Genius of Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Course Area Reports (broad umbrella definitions): Abstract Algebra; Geometry; Transitions to Proofs; Probability and Statistics
Room 347, BCC
Presenters:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Course Area Reports (broad umbrella definitions): Linear Algebra; Differential Equations; Real and Complex Analysis; Mathematical Modeling
Room 348, BCC
Presenters:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Program Area Reports (concentrations, double majors, minors, integrated majors): Financial Math and Actuarial Science; Statistics; Computing; Mathematical Programming; Applied Math
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion
Program Area Reports (concentrations, double majors, minors, integrated majors): Teacher Education; Biomathematics and Environmental Science; Operations Research; Engineering
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Thursday January 16, 2014, 7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Young Mathematicians' Network Open Forum
Room 337, BCC
Friday January 17, 2014

Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:45 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Lattices, Polynomials, and Linear Algebra
Room 311, BCC

7:45 a.m.
Closure Operators on a Subgroup Lattice.
Martha Lee H Kilpack*, SUNY Oneonta
(1096062055) 
8:00 a.m.
A Solution Formula for finitedimensional systems.
Berhanu Bekele Belayneh*, Addis Ababa University
Eva Zerz, RWTH Aachen University
(1096082776) 
8:15 a.m.
Packing Polynomials on Sectors of $\mathbb{R}^2$.
Caitlin King Stanton*, Harvard University
(1096121013) 
8:30 a.m.
Chebyshev action on finite fields.
T. Alden Gassert*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(1096121062) 
8:45 a.m.
Kernel Polynomials of Tile Digit Sets.
Keenan Monks*, Harvard University
(1096121458) 
9:00 a.m.
A Class of Irreducible Polynomials.
Joshua Harrington, Shippensburg University
Lenny Jones*, Shippensburg University
(109612795) 
9:15 a.m.
Constructing optimal finite frames with a given set of lengths.
Justin Marks*, Bowdoin College
Matthew Fickus, Air Force Institute of Technology
Miriam J. Poteet, Air Force Institute of Technology
(1096152428) 
9:30 a.m.
Real linear maps preserving some complex subspaces.
Adam Coffman*, Indiana University  Purdue University Fort Wayne
(1096151190) 
9:45 a.m.
The Jacobian method and structured inverse eigenvalue problems.
Keivan Hassani Monfared*, University of Wyoming
Bryan L Shader, University of Wyoming
(1096152004) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The Koteljanskii Inequalities for Mixed Matrices.
Charles R. Johnson, College of William and Mary
Sivaram K. Narayan*, Central Michigan University
(1096151674) 
10:15 a.m.
On Product of Companion Matrices.
Arthur Lim, University of Notre Dame
Jialing Dai*, University of the Pacific
(109615232) 
10:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Ordering maximal planar graphs by algebraic connectivity.
Jason J Molitierno*, Sacred Heart University
(1096152245) 
10:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Almost all trees are normalized Laplacian cospectral.
Steven Osborne*, Iowa State University
(109615319)

7:45 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Accelerated Advances in Higher Order Invexities/Univexities with Applications to Optimization and Mathematical Programming, I
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Ram U. Verma, International Publications USA verma99@msn.com
Alexander J. Zaslavski, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Concepts of Differentiability in Smooth and Nonsmooth Analysis with Applications in Optimization Theory and Algorithms.
M Zuhair Nashed*, University of Central Florida
(1096492416) 
9:00 a.m.
Common Solutions to Some Systems of Variational Inequalities and Fixed Point Problems.
Behzad Djafari Rouhani*, University of Texas at El Paso
Kaleem Raza Kazmi, Aligarh Muslim University
Mohd Farid, Aligarh Muslim University
(1096491209) 
9:30 a.m.
Extension of Golden Section Search method to Higher Dimensional Optimization Problem.
Geetanjali Panda*, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Chakraborty Suvra Kanti, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
(1096901823) 
10:00 a.m.
Linearly Connected Sequences and Spectrally Optimal Dual Frames for Erasures.
Saliha Pehlivan*, University of Central Florida
(1096001604) 
10:30 a.m.
Dynamical Game Theory.
Aden O Ahmed*, Texas A&M University  Kingsville
(109649738)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Complex Dynamics, III (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Scott Kaschner, University of Arizona
Holly Krieger, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Paul Reschke, University of Michigan paul.reschke@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
Torsion anomolous points and the Lattes family.
Laura DeMarco, University of Illinois at Chicago
Xiaoguang Wang, Zhejiang University
Hexi Ye*, University of Toronto
(1096371843) 
8:30 a.m.
Matings with the Basilica.
Jonguk Yang*, University of Toronto
(1096371972) 
9:00 a.m.
Matings of critically preprediodic quadratic polynomials: dynamics through tile subdivisions.
Mary E. Wilkerson*, Coastal Carolina University
(1096371925) 
9:30 a.m.
Thurston's Theorem and Misiurewicz points for polynomial maps.
Benjamin Hutz*, Florida Institute of Technology
Adam Towsley, CUNY Graduate Center
(1096111239) 
10:00 a.m.
When does an analytic map from Teichmueller space to itself have a fixed point?
Stergios Antonakoudis*, Harvard University
(1096322472) 
10:30 a.m.
Eigenvalues and Thurston's theorem.
Sarah C. Koch*, University of Michigan
(1096371327)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Ergodic Theory and Symbolic Dynamics, I
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Aimee Johnson, Swarthmore College aimee@swarthmore.edu
Cesar Silva, Williams College

8:00 a.m.
A characterization of topologically completely positive entropy for shifts of finite type.
Ronnie Pavlov*, University of Denver
(109637960) 
8:30 a.m.
A sufficient condition for nonsoficness of higherdimensional subshifts.
Steve Kass*, Drew University
Kathleen Madden, Drew University
(1096371421) 
9:00 a.m.
Bijective substitutions without topological subshift factors isomorphic to their maximal equicontinuous factors.
Joseph L Herning*, The George Washington University
(1096371179) 
9:30 a.m.
Symbolic Dynamics and the Infinite Staircase.
David Ralston*, SUNY College at Old Westbury
(1096371135) 
10:00 a.m.
Random $\mathbb{Z}^d$ subshifts of finite type.
Kevin McGoff*, Duke University
Ronnie Pavlov, University of Denver
(1096371749) 
10:30 a.m.
Extender sets and multidimensional subshifts.
Nicholas Ormes*, University of Denver
Ronnie Pavlov, University of Denver
(1096371269)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Mathematics of Fractals and Related Topics, II
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Michel Lapidus, University of California Riverside
Erin Pearse, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Machiel Van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley University vanframa@uvu.edu

8:00 a.m.
"Bowen Formula in Generalized Iterated Constructions and Applications".
Eugen Andrei Ghenciu*, University of Wisconsin Stout
Mario Roy, York University, Toronto, Canada
(109637521) 
8:30 a.m.
Billiard dynamics on the $T$fractal billiard table.
Michel L. Lapidus, University of California, Riverside
Robyn L. Miller, Cornell University
Robert G. Niemeyer*, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque
(109637292) 
9:00 a.m.
Zero Lyapunov exponent for quasiperiodic Schrödinger operators.
Chris Marx*, California Institute of Technology
(1096371230) 
9:30 a.m.
Transition in the Fractal Geometry of Arctic Melt Ponds.
Kenneth M. Golden*, University of Utah
(1096511426) 
10:00 a.m.
Constraints of space in plant development: Where fractal forms come from?
Przemyslaw Prusinkiewicz*, Department of Computer Science, The University of Calgary
(1096512285) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on Geometric Applications of Algebraic Combinatorics, I
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Beazley, Haverford College ebeazley@haverford.edu
Kristina Garrett, St. Olaf College

8:00 a.m.
From combinatorics to motives: Cutting and pasting in algebraic geometry.
Melanie Matchett Wood, University of Wisconsin, and American Institute of Mathematics
Ravi Vakil*, Stanford University
(1096142376) 
8:30 a.m.
Fiber bundle structures of Schubert varieties.
Edward Richmond*, UBC
William Slofstra, UC Davis
(1096052612) 
9:00 a.m.
KazhdanLusztig elements for adjoint Schuberts.
Alexander K Woo*, University of Idaho
Alexander Yong, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(1096052319) 
9:30 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Young tableaux and subvarieties of the Grassmannian.
Kevin Purbhoo*, University of Waterloo
(1096142466) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Schubert calculus on isotropic Grassmannians.
Harry Tamvakis*, University of Maryland
(1096141175) 
10:30 a.m.
The topology of toric origami manifolds.
Tara S Holm*, Cornell University
Ana Rita Pires, Cornell University
(1096532102)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, III (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Tariq Aougab, Yale University
Curtis Kent, University of Toronto
Sang Rae Lee, Technion
Emily Stark, Tufts University emily.stark@tufts.edu

8:00 a.m.
Visual Boundaries for DiestelLeader Graphs.
Keith M Jones*, SUNY Oneonta
(1096201738) 
8:30 a.m.
Largescale geometry of certain rightangled Coxeter groups.
Pallavi Dani*, Louisiana State University
Anne Thomas, University of Glasgow
(1096201477) 
9:00 a.m.
Asymptotic dimension with control.
Alexander Dranishnikov*, University of Florida
(1096511593) 
9:30 a.m.
TALK MOVED:Rightangled Artin groups and finite subgraphs of curve graphs.
Sanghyun Kim, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea
Thomas Koberda*, Yale University
(109620713) 
10:00 a.m.
Uniform hyperbolicity for arc and curve graphs.
Sebastian W. Hensel*, The University of Chicago
Piotr Przytycki, Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Richard C. H. Webb, The University of Warwick
(1096201511) 
10:30 a.m.
Stability phenomena for sequences of representations of the classical Weyl groups.
Jennifer C. H. Wilson*, University of Chicago
(1096202165)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Highlighting Achievements and Contributions of Mathematicians of the African Diaspora, I
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Asamoah Nkwanta, Morgan State University asamoah.nkwanta@morgan.edu
Talitha M. Washington, Howard University

8:00 a.m.
The Adventures of Lee Lorch: What Two New Books by Barrett Brown, Edward Sebesta and Euan Hague Say about Vanderbilt University and Black Mathematicians.
Jonathan David Farley*, Morgan State University
(1096011998) 
8:30 a.m.
Enhancing the Achievements of AfricanAmerican Mathematicians.
Sylvia Bozeman, Spelman College
Ulrica Wilson*, Morehouse College
(10960092) 
9:00 a.m.
Albert Turner BharuchaReid.
Ronald E. Mickens*, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA 30314, USA
(109601741) 
10:00 a.m.
The Life of David Harold Blackwell, Inspiration for Generations.
William A. Hawkins JR*, University of the District of Columbia and MAA
(1096012279) 
10:30 a.m.
Some of David Blackwell's Reflections on the Work of David Blackwell (19192010).
William Alfred Massey*, Princeton University, Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering
(1096011910)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Homological and Characteristic p Methods in Commutative Algebra, II
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Neil Epstein, George Mason University
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Karl Schwede, Penn State University schwede@math.psu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Systems of parameters for complexes.
Kristen A Beck*, University of Arizona
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
(1096131829) 
8:30 a.m.
Gorenstein Dimensions, Amalgamated Duplication of a Ring, and Pseudocanonical Covers.
Pye Phyo Aung*, North Dakota State University
(1096131663) 
9:00 a.m.
Codualizing Complexes.
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Richard Wicklein*, Morningside College
(1096131711) 
9:30 a.m.
Syzygies and tensor product of modules.
Olgur Celikbas*, University of Missouri  Columbia
Greg Piepmeyer, Columbia Basin College
(1096131657) 
10:00 a.m.
Regular versus symbolic powers for ideals of points in positive characteristic.
Alexandra Seceleanu*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Brian Harbourne, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096141374) 
10:30 a.m.
Koszul algebras and the Frobenius endomorphism.
Hop Dang Nguyen, Università di Genova
Thanh Quang Vu*, University of California at Berkeley
(109613501)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Homotopy Theory, II
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Niles Johnson, Ohio State University at Newark
Mark W. Johnson, Penn State University, Altoona
Nitu Kitchloo, Johns Hopkins University
James Turner, Calvin College
Donald Yau, Ohio State University at Newark dyau@math.ohiostate.edu

8:00 a.m.
Topological Hochschild Homology and Koszul Duality.
Jonathan A Campbell*, University of Texas
(1096551741) 
8:30 a.m.
The Kervaire invariant one problem.
Mike Hill*, University of Virginia
(1096552048) 
9:00 a.m.
Moduli spaces of algebra structures.
Justin Noel*, University of Regensburg
(1096552298) 
9:30 a.m.
The adjoint action of a homotopyassociative Hspace on its loop space.
Nicholas D Nguyen*, University of Kentucky
(109655850) 
10:00 a.m.
Towards a resolution of the spectrum $E^{h\mathbb{S}_2^1}$ at the prime $2$.
Irina Bobkova*, Northwestern University
(1096552615) 
10:30 a.m.
The AdamsNovikov $E_2$ term for $Q(2)$ at the prime 3.
Donald M Larson*, Penn State University, Altoona
(1096551067)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematics in Natural Resource Modeling, I
Room 326, BCC
Organizers:
Shandelle Henson, Andrews University
Catherine Roberts, College of the Holy Cross croberts@holycross.edu

8:00 a.m.
Cannibalism can allow survival of a population endangered by decreased environmental resource availability.
Jim M. Cushing*, Interdisciplinary Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona
Shandelle Henson, Andrews University
James Hayward, Department of Biology, Andrews University
(109692887) 
8:30 a.m.
Reproductive synchrony in populations can ameliorate the effects of adultonjuvenile cannibalism.
Shandelle M. Henson*, Andrews University
J. M. Cushing, University of Arizona
James L. Hayward, Andrews University
(109692880) 
9:00 a.m.
Synergy of Mathematical Modeling and Ecology in Native Oyster Restoration.
Romuald N. Lipcius*, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary
Leah B. Shaw, Department of Applied Science, College of William & Mary
Junping Shi, College of William & Mary
Jian Shen, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary
Allison M. Colden, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary
(1096921185) 
9:30 a.m.
A Bovine Babesiosis Epidemic Model With Dispersion.
AbdulAziz Yakubu*, Howard University
Avner Friedman, The Ohio State University
(109692473) 
10:00 a.m.
Modeling waterborne diseases: Environmental, ecological and climatic interaction.
Jin Wang*, Old Dominion University
(109692122) 
10:30 a.m.
PDE Models in Measuring Global Sustainability.
Arni S.R. Srinivasa Rao*, Georgia Regents University
(109635151)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on My Favorite Graph Theory Conjectures, III
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Craig Larson, Virginia Commonwealth University clarson@vcu.edu
Ralucca Gera, Naval Postgraduate School

8:00 a.m.
Symmetry breaking in graphs.
Wilfried Imrich*, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria
(1096051259) 
8:30 a.m.
Forbidden Conjectures.
David P Sumner*, University of South Carolina
(1096051869) 
9:00 a.m.
Zarankiewicz' crossing number conjecture.
Laszlo A. Szekely*, University of South Carolina
(109605250) 
9:30 a.m.
Two chromatic conjectures: one for vertices, one for edges.
P. Mark Kayll*, University of Montana
(1096051807) 
10:00 a.m.
Conjectures and questions in graph reconfiguration.
Ruth Haas*, Smith College
(1096051292) 
10:30 a.m.
On the Conjecture of Erdős and Gyárfás.
Geoffrey Exoo*, Indiana State University
(1096052392)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Progress in Free Analysis and Free Probability, II
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi, Drexel University dmitryk@math.drexel.edu
Todd Kemp, University of California San Diego

8:00 a.m.
A Case for the Trace in Free Analysis.
Paul S. Muhly*, University of Iowa
Baruch Solel, Technion
(1096461121) 
9:00 a.m.
New Examples of Exchangeable Noncommutative Brownian Motion.
Stephen Avsec*, Texas A&M University
(1096461769) 
9:30 a.m.
Analysis in Nontracial Noncommutative Probability Spaces.
Natasha Blitvic*, Indiana University Bloomington
(1096602142) 
10:00 a.m.
Refinements of the Free Poincare Inequality.
Ionel Popescu*, Georgia Institute of Technology And Institute of Mathematics of the Romanian Academy
Christian Houdre, Georgia Institute of Technology
(109646907) 
10:30 a.m.
$L_p$representations of free quantum groups.
Michael Brannan*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
ZhongJin Ruan, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096461376)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Multivariable Operator Theory, II
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ron Douglas, Texas A&M University
Michael Jury, University of Florida mjury@ufl.edu

8:00 a.m.
AxlerZheng type theorem on domains in $\mathbb{C^n}$.
Zeljko Cuckovic*, University of Toledo, Ohio
Sonmez Sahutoglu, University of Toledo
(109647480) 
8:30 a.m.
Weighted composition operators on the DruryArveson space.
Trieu L. Le*, University of Toledo
(109647342) 
9:00 a.m.
Schatten class Toeplitz operators on generalized Fock spaces.
Joshua Isralowitz*, SUNY Albany
(1096471664) 
9:30 a.m.
On some basic operator theoretic questions in Bergmantype spaces.
Joshua Isralowitz, SUNY at Albany
Mishko Mitkovski*, Clemson University
Brett Wick, Georgia Tech
(1096321879) 
10:00 a.m.
Cyclic functions in Dirichlet type spaces over the bidisk.
Constanze Liaw*, Baylor University
Catherine Beneteau, University of South Florida
Alberto A. Condori, Florida Gulf Coast University
Daniel Seco, University of Warwick
Alan A. Sola, University of Cambridge
(109632947) 
10:30 a.m.
Numerical invariants of commuting isometric pairs.
Wei He, Southeastern University, Nanjing, China
Yueshi Qin, SUNY at Albany
Rongwei Yang*, SUNY at Albany
(109647315)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Regularity Problem for Nonlinear PDEs Modeling Fluids and Complex Fluids, III (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
Jacob Bedrossian, New York University
Hao Jia, University of Chicago
Jared Whitehead, Los Alamos National Laboratory knrider@gmail.com
Tak Kwong Wong, University of Pennsylvania

8:00 a.m.
Regularizing Effect of the Forward Energy Cascade in the Inviscid Dyadic Model.
Alexey Cheskidov, University of Illinois at Chicago
Karen Zaya*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(109676482) 
8:30 a.m.
Anomalous diffusion of tracer particles in fast cellular flows.
Gautam Iyer*, Carnegie Mellon University
Alexei Novikov, Penn. State University
Lenya Ryzhik, Stanford University
(1096761904) 
9:00 a.m.
Global Regularity for OldroydB type models.
Tarek M Elgindi*, Courant Institute
Frederic Rousset, IRMAR, Universite de Rennes 1,
(109635994) 
9:30 a.m.
Pressure formulas and regularity criteria.
Peter Constantin*, Princeton University
(1096351975) 
10:00 a.m.
The Harnack inequality for secondorder elliptic and parabolic equations with divergencefree drifts of low regularity.
Mihaela Ignatova*, Stanford University
Igor Kukavica, University of Southern California
Lenya Ryzhik, Stanford University
(109635491) 
10:30 a.m.
On the second iterate for active scalar equations.
Susan Friedlander*, University of Southern California
Walter Rusin, Oklahoma State University
(109635862)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in PostBaccalaureate Programs, III
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline JensenVallin, Slippery Rock University
Carl Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology
Darren Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Applying the Bracket Polynomial to MultiCrossing Projections.
Daniel Reid Irvine*, Notre Dame
Samantha Nicole Petti, Williams College
(109654545) 
8:30 a.m.
Avoiding monochromatic equations in groups.
Ruth Haas, Smith College
Karen Lovejoy, Smith College
Loren Santana, Smith College
Jennifer Tripp*, Smith College
Cloie Webster, Smith College
(1096051288) 
9:00 a.m.
Developing surfaces that are hulls of two circles in space.
Caitlyn Hannum, Smith College
Christine Hoffman, Smith College
Katherine Koch*, Smith College
Erin Linebarger, Smith College
Joseph O'Rourke, Smith College
Judy Wang, Smith College
(1096051291) 
9:30 a.m.
New work on generalized splines.
Nealy Bowden, Smith College
Yue Cao, Smith College
Sarah Hagen*, Smith College
Melanie King, Smith College
Stephanie Reinders, Smith College
Julianna Tymoczko, Smith College
(1096141703) 
10:00 a.m.
Combinatorial Structure of Finite Frames.
Alice Chan, Pomona College
Martin S. Copenhaver, MIT
Sivaram K. Narayan, Central Michigan University
Logan Stokols, UC Berkeley
Allison Theobold*, Colorado Mesa University
(109615129) 
10:30 a.m.
Fat Points on Grids and Hamming Distance.
Daniel R. Carmody, Indiana University
Susan M. Cooper, Central Michigan University
Nicholas A. Crispi*, Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College, The City University of New York
Marie N. Ermete, Central Michigan University
(109613130)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Six Crash Courses on Mapping Class Groups, I
Room 308, BCC
Organizers:
Benson Farb, University of Chicago
Dan Margalit, Georgia Institute of Technology margalit@math.gatech.edu

8:00 a.m.
Introduction to the mapping class group.
Andrew Putman*, Rice University
(1096AG879) 
9:00 a.m.
Finite generation of the mapping class group and the complex of curves.
Tara Brendle*, University of Glasgow
(1096AG2084) 
10:00 a.m.
The NielsenThurston Classification of Mapping Classes.
Johanna Mangahas*, Brown University
(1096AG910)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory: Structure and Symmetry, II
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Jonathan L. Gross, Columbia University
Thomas W. Tucker, Colgate University ttucker@colgate.edu

8:00 a.m.
Skew morphisms and group factorizations.
Thomas W. Tucker*, Colgate University
(1096051318) 
8:30 a.m.
Regular Cayley maps on some groups.
Young Soo Kwon*, Yeungnam University
Istvan Kovacs, University of Primorska
(1096051061) 
9:00 a.m.
Bounding the order of a regular map with nilpotent automorphism group.
Shaofei Du, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China
Roman Nedela, Matej Bel University, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
Martin Skoviera*, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
(1096052276) 
9:30 a.m.
Nonorientable regular maps of any given type.
Jozef Siran*, Open University, U.K. and Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
(1096051553) 
10:00 a.m.
Graph symmetry and regular covering.
YanQuan Feng*, Beijing Jiaotong University
(109620987) 
10:30 a.m.
Enumeration of orientable coverings of a nonorientable manifold.
Jin Ho Kwak*, BJTUChina and POSTECHKorea
(109657456)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Tropical and Nonarchimedean Analytic Geometry, III (a Mathematics Research Communities Session)
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Dustin Cartwright, Yale University tropicalnonarchimedean2013@googlegroups.com
Melody Chan, Harvard University
Joseph D. Rabinoff, Georgia Institute of Technology

8:00 a.m.
Tropical BrillNoether theory.
Sam Payne*, Yale University
(1096141561) 
8:30 a.m.
BrillNoether Theory of Maximally Symmetric Graphs.
Timothy Leake, Yale University
Dhruv Ranganathan*, Yale University
(109614736) 
9:00 a.m.
Projective normality for tropical curves.
Milena Hering, University of Edinburgh
Josephine Yu*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096051456) 
9:30 a.m.
Algebraic versus combinatorial rank of divisors on graphs.
Yoav Len*, Yale University
(1096141762) 
10:00 a.m.
Linear systems of tropical curves: a geometric perspective.
Ye Luo*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096522281) 
10:30 a.m.
Smoothing of limit $g^1_d$s on metrized complexes.
Madhusudan Manjunath*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Luo Ye, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096141486)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on the Continuing Influence of Paul Erdős in Number Theory
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Pollack, University of Georgia pollack@math.uga.edu
Carl Pomerance, Dartmouth College

8:00 a.m.
Problems and results in additive number theory.
Melvyn B. Nathanson*, Lehman College (CUNY)
(1096AC1100) 
8:30 a.m.
Applications of the prime factorization of the product of consecutive integers to polynomials.
Michael Filaseta*, University of South Carolina
(1096AC1436) 
9:00 a.m.
The pretentious approach to analytic number theory.
Andrew Granville*, University of Montreal
(1096AC1614) 
9:30 a.m.
Erdős and the abundant numbers.
Mits Kobayashi*, Cal Poly Pomona
(1096AC1698) 
10:00 a.m.
Paul Erdős and Egyptian Fractions.
Ron Graham*, UC San Diego
(1096AC823) 
10:30 a.m.
Counting integers with special properties.
Kevin B Ford, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Florian Luca*, Mathematical Institute, UNAM
Carl B Pomerance, Dartmouth College
(1096AC806)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Applied Mathematics, II
Room 305, BCC

8:00 a.m.
Multigrid Solution of Distributed Optimal Control Problems Constrained by Semilinear Elliptic Pdes.
Jyoti Saraswat*, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Andrei Draganescu, University of Maryland Baltimore County
(1096351783) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Modeling Refugee Flow with the Continuum Mechanics of Porous Media.
Loren Cobb*, University of Colorado Denver
Lynn Bennethum, University of Colorado Denver
Mark Mueller, University of Colorado Denver
(1096762641) 
8:30 a.m.
Numerical Methods for Solving ColdFluid Maxwell's Equations with Applications to the Second Harmonic Generation from Metallic Nanoparticles.
Yingxue Zhao*, Delaware State University
(1096781402) 
8:45 a.m.
Transformation optics based local mesh refinement for solving Maxwell's equations.
Jinjie Liu*, Delaware State University
Moysey Brio, The University of Arizona
Jerome V Moloney, The University of Arizona
(1096781626) 
9:00 a.m.
Moving Window FiniteDifference TimeDomain Method with Perfectly Matched Layer Boundary Conditions.
Pengrui Hui*, Delaware State University
(1096781298) 
9:15 a.m.
Numerical Simulation of the SpaceTime Cloak.
Jason M. Cornelius*, Delaware State University
Jinjie Liu, Delaware State University
(1096782183) 
9:30 a.m.
A TDDFT Approach to Second Harmonic Generation at Metal Surfaces.
Justin Droba*, Michigan State University
(1096781621) 
9:45 a.m.
Title: Numerical solution of Dyson Brownian motion and a sampling scheme for invariant matrix ensembles.
Xingjie Helen Li*, Brown University
Govind Menon, Brown University
(1096821228) 
10:00 a.m.
Assessing Constraint Handling for Particle Swarm Optimization with Application from Underground Water Community Problems.
Ahmad R Almomani*, SUNY Potsdam
(1096492372) 
10:15 a.m.
Nonlinear Neutral Inclusions: Assemblages of Confocal Coated Spheres and Ellipsoids.
Silvia Jimenez Bolanos*, Colgate University
Bogdan Vernescu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(1096351058) 
10:30 a.m.
Spectra of Functionalized Operators Arising from Hypersurfaces.
Gurgen Hayrapetyan*, Carnegie Mellon University
Keith Promislow, Michigan State University
(1096352293) 
10:45 a.m.
An Optimization Based Domain Decomposition Method for PDEs with Random Inputs.
Jangwoon Lee*, University of Mary Washington
Jeehyun Lee, Yonsei University
Yoongu Hwang, Yonsei University
(109665776)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMS Session on Complex and Geometric Analysis
Room 312, BCC

8:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Stein open subsets with Analytic Complements in Compact Complex Spaces.
Jing Zhang*, University at Albany, SUNY
(1096321391) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Towards OkaCartan theory for algebras of holomorphic functions on coverings of Stein manifolds.
Alexander Brudnyi, University of Calgary
Damir Kinzebulatov*, The Fields Institute, Toronto
(1096322656) 
8:30 a.m.
Holomorphic extensions in toric varieties with additional structures.
Malgorzata Aneta Marciniak*, Bowling Green State University
(1096322657) 
8:45 a.m.
TwoPoint Distortion Bounds for Biholomorphic Mappings of the Ball in $\mathbb{C}^n$.
Jerry R. Muir, Jr.*, University of Scranton
(1096322492) 
9:00 a.m.
Weighted Bergman Kernel Functions Associated to Meromorphic Functions.
Robert Jacobson*, Roger Williams University
(1096322726) 
9:15 a.m.
Boundary Values of Components of Monogenic Functions.
Brendon Kerr Ballenger*, Florida State University
Craig A Nolder, Florida State University
(1096321725) 
9:30 a.m.
Regularity of Extremal Functions in Weighted Bergman and Fock Type Spaces.
Timothy J Ferguson*, Vanderbilt University
(109630436) 
9:45 a.m.
On Segal theorem about twosided ideals for real C* and real locally C*algebras.
Oleg Friedman*, UNISA, Pretoria, RSA & Touro College/Lander College for Men
Alexander A. Katz, St. John's University
(1096462487) 
10:00 a.m.
Expected Values of the Conformal Radius.
Brett Hafferkamp*, Texas Tech University
(1096302352) 
10:15 a.m.
Projective Compactification of $\mathbb{R}^{1,1}$ and its Möbius Geometry.
John A. Emanuello*, The Florida State University
(109630186) 
10:30 a.m.
The Effect of Symmetry on the Riemann Map.
Jeanine L. Myers*, University of ArkansasFort Smith
(109630306)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Differential and Integral Equations and Their Applications
Room 304, BCC

8:00 a.m.
Periodic Solutions of Ordinary Differential Equations.
Zhivko S. Athanassov*, Institute of Mathematics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
(109634559) 
8:15 a.m.
An iterative method for solving boundary value problems of fourthorder and secondorder differential equation systems.
Omar Abed Elkareem Abu Arqub*, AlBalqa Applied University
(1096342169) 
8:30 a.m.
The Implementation of Novel Kernel Functions.
Diandra M. RyanMas*, Westminster College
(109634805) 
8:45 a.m.
Singularity Structure of the LeahSine Function, Lsn(t), at t = 0.
Tre Wells*, Morehouse College
Ronald E. Mickens, Clark Atlanta University
(1096341031) 
9:00 a.m.
Analytical solutions of fuzzy initial value problems by RKHS method.
Mohammed Hamdi Alsmadi*, Ajloun College, AlBalqa Applied University
(1096342341) 
9:15 a.m.
Modeling and Qualitative Analysis of Immune Response to Tumor Growth.
Qing Wang*, Dept. of Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering, Shepherd University
Zhijun Wang, Dept. of Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering, Shepherd University
David J. Klinke, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, and Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology and Cell Biology, West Virginia University
(1096342491) 
9:30 a.m.
A Global Uncertainty and Sensitivity Analysis on a Simple AgeofInfection SIR Model.
Emmanuel J. Morales Butler*, Arizona State University
Juan P. Aparicio, Universidad Nacional de Salta
Carlos CastilloChavez, Arizona State University
(1096452255) 
9:45 a.m.
Mathematical Model for Drug Therapy in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus.
Boniface Otieno Kwach*, School of Mathematics and Actuarial Science, Jaramogi Oginga Odinga University of Science and Technology, Bondo, Kenya
(10963458) 
10:00 a.m.
Delay induced oscillations in neural networks.
Chuan Zhang*, Colorado State University
Gerhard Dangelmayr, Colorado State University
Iuliana Oprea, Colorado State University
(1096341334) 
10:15 a.m.
A Wavelet Based Method for the Solution of Integral Equations.
Yousef AlJarrah*, Central Michigan University
(1096452328) 
10:30 a.m.
Criteria for the Existence of Principal Eigenvalue of Time Periodic Nonlocal Dispersal Operators and Its Applications.
Nar S Rawal*, Auburn University
Wenxian Shen, Auburn University
(109645407) 
10:45 a.m.
Largescale particle dynamics simulations for pulse propagation in broadband optical fiber communication networks.
Avner Peleg*, State University of New York at Buffalo
(109634546)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Flipping the Classroom, I
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Krista Maxson, Shawnee State University kmaxson@shawnee.edu
Zsuzsanna Szaniszlo, Valparaiso University

8:00 a.m.
A Flipped Class: The Challenges and Benefits of Changing the Classroom Dynamic to be Consistent with Cognitive Learning Theories and Focus on StudentCentered Learning.
Michael A Posner*, Villanova University
(1096E12159) 
8:20 a.m.
Flipping the ClassroomCreating an Active Learning Environment.
Jianfeng Zhang*, Chattanooga State Community College
(1096E1639) 
8:40 a.m.
Adventures in flipping my college algebra classroom.
Jenna R Van Sickle*, Fontbonne University
(1096E118) 
9:00 a.m.
`Flipping' the Precalculus classroom: From ideation to execution.
Priya Shilpa Boindala, Georgia Gwinnett College
D Natasha Brewley*, Georgia Gwinnett College
Jennifer L Sinclair, Georgia Gwinnett College
Keith A Erickson, Georgia Gwinnett College
(1096E1800) 
9:20 a.m.
Flipping the Calculus Classroom.
Joseph Petrillo*, Alfred University, Alfred NY
(1096E1623) 
9:40 a.m.
Designing the classroom flip for learnercentered mathematics instruction.
Jeremy F. Strayer*, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096E12684) 
10:00 a.m.
Flipping Calculus.
Jean M. McGivneyBurelle*, University of Hartford
Larissa Schroeder, University of Hartford
Mako Haruta, University of Hartford
Fei Xue, University of Hartford
John Williams, University of Hartford
Ben Pollina, University of Hartford
(1096E11563) 
10:20 a.m.
"A different type of math": Addressing student difficulties with proof by flipping the transitiontoproof course.
Robert Talbert*, Grand Valley State University
(1096E11597) 
10:40 a.m.
Probing the Inverted Classroom: A Multiyear Multidepartment Controlled Study.
Rachel Levy*, Harvey Mudd College
Darryl Yong, Harvey Mudd College
(1096E11008)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Innovative and Effective Ways to Teach Linear Algebra, I
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
David Strong, Pepperdine University David.Strong@pepperdine.edu
Gilbert Strang, MIT
Megan Wawro, Virginia Tech

8:00 a.m.
Using March Madness in the First Linear Algebra Course.
Steve Hilbert*, Ithaca College Ithaca,NY 14850
(1096F12650) 
8:20 a.m.
From March Madnesss to MATHness with linear algebra.
Tim Chartier*, Davidson College
(1096F1783) 
8:40 a.m.
Using Classical Cryptography and Cryptanalysis as an Enrichment Exercise in a First Course in Linear Algebra.
Don Spickler*, Salisbury University
(1096F12035) 
9:00 a.m.
Bilbo and the Last Moon of Autumn.
Andrew J. Simoson*, King University
(1096F1605) 
9:20 a.m.
On The Heliocentric Circular Mechanical Energy Curves of Galileo.
Alexander Louis Garron*, CEO Sand Box Geometry LLC
(1096F1592) 
9:40 a.m.
Student Projects to Visualize Iteration Patterns of Matrices with Complex Eigenvalues.
Rosemary Carroll Farley*, Manhattan College
(1096F11192) 
10:00 a.m.
"Where Am I?" A Change of Basis Project.
Christina M. Selby*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(1096F12326) 
10:20 a.m.
Frame Construction in Linear Algebra: FrenetSerret as Modified GramSchmidt.
Itai Seggev*, Wolfram Research
(1096F1656) 
10:40 a.m.
Analogies between matrix equations and linear differential equations.
Gilbert Strang*, MIT
(1096F11538)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Number Theory, II
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
On decomposing complete multipartite graphs into 2regular graphs.
Uthoomporn Jongthawonwuth*, Chulalongkorn University
Saad I ElZanati, Illinois State University
Chariya Uiyyasathian, Chulalongkorn University
(1096VO2605) 
8:15 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Applying a Galois Transformation to the Roots of a Polynomial.
Ken McMurdy*, Ramapo College of New Jersey
(1096VO2286) 
8:30 a.m.
On the Sum of Dilations of a Set.
George Shakan*, University of Wyoming
Antal Balog, Alfred Renyi Institute of Mathematics
(1096VO2009) 
8:45 a.m.
A CollatzLike Iteration.
Vincent J. Matsko*, Princeton International School of Mathematics and Science
(1096VO2240) 
9:00 a.m.
Decent Polynomials.
Edward Early*, St. Edward's University
(1096VO2232) 
9:15 a.m.
Sets of integers which contain no three term in geometric progression.
Nathan G McNew*, Dartmouth College
(1096VO2150) 
9:30 a.m.
Averaging Structure in the $3x+1$ Problem.
Marc Chamberland*, Grinnell College
(1096VO1069) 
9:45 a.m.
A Generalization of Fibonacci FarDifference Representations and Gaussian Behavior.
Philippe Demontigny*, Williams College
Thao T Do, Stony Brook University
Steven J. Miller, Williams College
(1096VO1903) 
10:00 a.m.
Newman's Conjecture in Various Settings.
Alan Chang*, Princeton University
Steven J Miller, Williams College
Julio Andrade, Brown, IHES
(1096VO1548) 
10:15 a.m.
Generalizing Zeckendorf's Theorem to $f$decompositions.
Umang Varma*, Kalamazoo College
Philippe Demontigny, Williams College
Thao Do, Stony Brook University
Archit Kulkarni, Carnegie Mellon University
Steven J. Miller, Williams College
David Moon, Williams College
(1096VO255) 
10:30 a.m.
A Delightful Interconnection Encompassing Pythagorean Triples, Algebra, Geometry and Modular Arithmetic.
Jay L. Schiffman*, Rowan University
(1096VO49) 
10:45 a.m.
Generalized Locker Problem.
Keneth Adrian Precillas Dagal*, Far Eastern UniversityManila
(1096VO21)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Open Source Mathematics Textbooks, I
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Albert Schueller, Whitman College schuelaw@whitman.edu
Kent Morrison, American Institute of Mathematics

8:00 a.m.
To Make Free Or Not to Make FreeThat is the Question.
John Wesley Cain*, University of Richmond and Harvard University
(1096H5392) 
8:20 a.m.
If you love something, (how to) set it free.
Matt Boelkins*, Grand Valley State University
(1096H5572) 
8:40 a.m.
Open Textbooks and Solving the Textbook Cost Crisis.
Nicole Allen*, Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition
(1096H51557) 
9:00 a.m.
Experiences from Publishing Open Source Textbooks.
Thomas W Judson*, Stephen F. Austin State University
Robert Beezer, University of Puget Sound
(1096H5345) 
9:20 a.m.
A doityourself guide to print on demand publishing.
Richard Hammack*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(1096H5140) 
9:40 a.m.
A Collaborative Model for OpenSource Textbook Writing.
Gregory Hartman*, Virginia Military Institute
Troy Siemers, Virginia Military Institute
(1096H5930) 
10:00 a.m.
Be a Socialist and a Bit of a Capitalist.
Ted Sundstrom*, Grand Valley State University
(1096H5780) 
10:20 a.m.
Groups and Fields in Open Text Authoring.
Jim Hefferon*, Saint Michael's College
(1096H5684) 
10:40 a.m.
Avoid "Imperial Entanglements" and Other Advice from two Opensource Authors.
Jeff Zeager*, Lorain County Community College
(1096H51400)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Trends in Undergraduate Mathematical Biology Education, I
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Timothy Comar, Benedictine University tcomar@ben.edu

8:00 a.m.
Can Furry Animals and Albedo Replace Epsilons and Deltas in Calculus?
Carrie Diaz Eaton*, Unity College, Unity, ME
(1096N5859) 
8:20 a.m.
Impacts of Introducing Projects to a Calculus for Biology and Medicine Course.
Melissa A Stoner*, Salisbury University
(1096N51262) 
8:40 a.m.
Handson classroom demonstrations for a life sciences calculus course.
Sean M. Laverty*, University of Central Oklahoma
Brittany Bannish, University of Central Oklahoma
(1096N52433) 
9:00 a.m.
Formative assessment and classroom community in calculus for the life sciences.
RebeccaAnne Dibbs, University of Northern Colorado
Brian Christopher*, University of Northern Colorado
(1096N51945) 
9:20 a.m.
Breathing life into mathematics for biologists: teaching quantitative practices to undergraduate biology students.
Rebecca Dibbs*, University of Northern Colorado
AnneMarie Hoskinson, Michigan State University
(1096N52742) 
9:40 a.m.
QUBES Hub: A vision of online collaboration in teaching and learning in quantitative biology.
M Drew LaMar*, College of William and Mary
Carrie Diaz Eaton, Unity College
DorothyBelle Poli, Roanoke College
Anil Shende, Roanoke College
Robert Sheehy, Radford University
Eungchun Cho, Kentucky State University
Eric Friedman, Roanoke College
(1096N52187) 
10:00 a.m.
An Undergraduate course on the Mathematics of Cancer.
Eric J Kostelich*, Arizona State University
Yang Kuang, Arizona State Univeristy
(1096N52675) 
10:20 a.m.
Biological Hacking by Stem Cells Derived from Gompertz Function Modeling.
Rhyzl Ayangang Guimbatan*, El Centro College
(1096N52323) 
10:40 a.m.
A Mathematical Modeling for Alzheimer's disease and its Treatment Based on the Metal Hypothesis.
Shantia Yarahmadian*, Mississippi State University
Hadi Khani, Mississippi State University
Eda Asili, Mississippi State University
(1096N51777)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Using Online Resources to Augment the Traditional Classroom, I
Room 350, BCC
Organizers:
Mike May, Saint Louis University maymk@slu.edu
Paul Seeburger, Monroe Community College

8:00 a.m.
Allowing Students and Educators to Create Their Own Web Based Mathematical and Statistical Simulations.
Paul R Bouthellier*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(1096P5194) 
8:20 a.m.
Essay Answers: Using Free Response Questions in WeBWorK.
Geoff R Goehle*, Western Carolina University
(1096P5943) 
8:40 a.m.
Using WeBWorK, Geogebra and other online resources in a Linear Programming course.
Michael E Gage*, University of Rochester
(1096P51960) 
9:00 a.m.
Sage mathematics software in the classroom.
Jason Grout*, Drake University
(1096P52643) 
9:20 a.m.
Thou Shalt Compute, in One Click: Using (Embedded) Sage Cells Online.
KarlDieter Crisman*, Gordon College
(1096P52582) 
9:40 a.m.
Creating and Using Online Community Resources for Teaching Differential Equations with Modeling and Technology.
Brian J. Winkel*, US Military Academy
(1096P5171) 
10:00 a.m.
Maplets for Calculus: Expanding offerings and opportunities in Precalculus, Calculus and Differential Equations.
Philip B. Yasskin*, Texas A&M University
Douglas B. Meade, University of South Carolina
Matthew J. Barry, Texas A&M University
(1096P51996) 
10:20 a.m.
Using Online Technology in the Mathematics Classroom to Improve Student Learning.
Michael B. Scott*, California State University, Monterey Bay
(1096P52511) 
10:40 a.m.
Creating Effective Online Homework Problems in Calculus (Using WeBWorK).
Paul E. Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
(1096P52334)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Applied and Computational Geometry
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Erin Wolf, St Louis University
Kathryn Leonard, California State University Channel Islands kathryn.leonard@csuci.edu

8:00 a.m.
Positional geometry of multiobject configurations from skeletal linking structures.
James N. Damon, University of North Carolina at Chapel HIll
Ellen K. Gasparovic*, Duke University
(1096531383) 
8:25 a.m.
Scale, ScaleInvariance and Metrics on Spaces of Plane Curves.} {\bf Matt Feiszli,Stepping Stone Mobile. 
8:50 a.m.
Extending Statistical Methods to Computational Topology.
Elizabeth Munch*, IMA, University of Minnesota
(1096551361) 
9:15 a.m.
Relative critical sets, medial axes, and networks.
Jason E Miller*, California State University Channel Islands
(1096922716) 
9:40 a.m.
Shape correspondence for biological applications.
Cindy Grimm*, Oregon State University
Sandra Rugonyi, Oregon Institute of Health
Rolf Mueller, Virginia Tech
(109651957) 
10:05 a.m.
A class of Riemannian metrics for shape deformation analysis.
Mario Micheli*, University of Washington
(109653734) 
10:30 a.m.
Topological measures of similarity for curves on surfaces.
Erin Wolf Chambers*, Saint Louis University
(1096681000)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Recent Advances in Financial Mathematics,III
Room 313, BCC
Organizers:
Maxim Bichuch, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Ronnie Sircar, Princeton University sircar@princeton.edu
Stephan Sturm, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

8:00 a.m.
Filtered Likelihood for Point Processes.
Kay Giesecke, Stanford University
Gustavo Schwenkler*, Boston University
(1096622733) 
8:30 a.m.
Risk management of volatility controlled variable annuity contracts.
Eoin J Elliffe*, Lincoln Financial Group
(1096002762) 
9:00 a.m.
The state of High Frequency Trading from the perspective of an institutional investor.
Ionut Florescu*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Khaldoun Khashanah, Stevens Institute of Technology
Steve Yang, Stevens Institute of Technology
(1096622108) 
9:30 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details. 
10:00 a.m.
Please see the JMM newsletter for details. 
10:30 a.m.
Weak Convergence Analysis of Systemic Risk in Interbanking Networks.
Agostino Capponi*, Johns Hopkins University
Lijun Bo, Xidian University
(1096602120)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
PME Council Meeting
Mencken, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Friday January 17, 2014, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Applied Mathematics, I
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:15 a.m.
Coexistence condition of two species of animals residing in an environment.
Joon Hyuk Kang*, Andrews University
(1096VL2080) 
8:30 a.m.
AgentBased Models for Analyzing Complex Disease Dynamics and Tuberculosis Intervention Cost Effectiveness in the US.
Jessica Ginepro, Western New England University
Emma Hartman, Wheaton College
Ryo Kimura, Oberlin College
Matthew McDermott*, Harvey Mudd College
Colin Pawlowski, Yale University
Dylan Shepardson, Mt. Holyoke College
(1096VL2685) 
8:45 a.m.
Brain Waves.
Christina H Lee*, The College of New Jersey
(1096VL2723) 
9:00 a.m.
Investigate the charactertics of blood flow in brain tumor using Finite Element methods.
Ranadhir Roy*, University of Texas Pan American
Daniel N. Riahi, University of Texas Pan American
(1096VL833) 
9:15 a.m.
Methodological Insights to Exploring the Stability of General and Photorealistic Models of the Pupil Light Reflex (PLR).
A D Clark*, University of Maryland/Laboratory for Physical Sciences
K Chang, University of Maryland/Laboratory for Physical Sciences
R S Gejji, University of Maryland/Laboratory for Physical Sciences
S Chrihalmeanu, West Virginia University
A A Ross, Michigan State University
(1096VL789) 
9:30 a.m.
Modeling the Cutaneous Rabbit Effect.
Evan C CresswellClay*, University of Pittsburgh
G Bard Ermentrout, University of Pittsburgh
(1096VL2311) 
9:45 a.m.
A fast ADI algorithm for geometric flow equations in biomolecular surface generation.
Wufeng Tian*, The University of Alabama
Shan Zhao, The University of Alabama
(1096VL1406) 
10:00 a.m.
Analysis of Monte Carlo methods for computing parametric sensitivities in stochastic chemical kinetics.
Ting Wang*, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Muruhan Rathinam, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
(1096VL2168) 
10:15 a.m.
Generalized Fractional Kinetic equations: Solutions and applications.
Ismail T Ali*, Kuwait University
(1096VL16) 
10:30 a.m.
Nonuniform and Adaptive Mesh Refinement FiniteDifference TimeDomain method for Ground Penetrating Radar Simulations.
Adonis O Ajayi*, Delaware State University
(1096VL2479) 
10:45 a.m.
Largescale Coordinated Platooning of Heavyduty Vehicles.
Jeffrey M Larson*, KTH  Royal Institute of Technology
(1096VL891)

8:15 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:25 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Calculus
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:30 a.m.
From reddit to Calc III: How a picture led to a collaborative class project.
Jody Sorensen*, Augsburg College
(1096VB2546) 
8:45 a.m.
An InquiryBased Approach to Teaching Parameterization.
Fabiana Cardetti*, University of Connecticut
Nicole DeMatteo, Providence College
Jonathan Dollar, Emory University
Gabriel Feinberg, Haverford College
(1096VB2379) 
9:00 a.m.
Faculty Learning Community Experience: Using Multidisciplinary Applications in Calculus Teaching.
Stephen M. Walk*, St. Cloud State University
(1096VB2290) 
9:15 a.m.
Adjusting Child Support Payments in Michigan.
Michael A. Jones*, Mathematical Reviews
Jennifer Wilson, Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
(1096VB2200) 
9:30 a.m.
Identifying Concepts Critical for Success in Calculus at the University of Illinois.
Alison Ahlgren Reddy*, University of Illinois
Marc A. Harper, UCLA
(1096VB1134) 
9:45 a.m.
Teaching Calculus through History, Intuition, Exploration, and Development (HIED).
Paul Sisson*, Louisiana State University in Shreveport
Tibor Szarvas, Louisiana State University in Shreveport
(1096VB809) 
10:00 a.m.
Concept Modification: A Teaching Experiment.
Girija S NairHart*, University of Cincinatti Clermont College
(1096VB176) 
10:15 a.m.
Introducing a proof on Fibonacci numbers to Calculus I students.
Jaewoo Lee*, The City University of New YorkBorough of Manhattan Community College
(1096VB961)

8:30 a.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
AMSMAA Grad School Fair
Undergrads! Take this opportunity to meet representatives from mathematical science graduate programs.
Exhibit Hall G, 100 Level, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
The mathematics of latticebased cryptography.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Jill Pipher*, Brown University
(1096A011) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
New directions in reverse mathematics.
Room 319, BCC
Damir D Dzhafarov*, University of Connecticut
(109603390) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #12: Part B
A game theory path to quantitative literacy.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
David Housman, Goshen College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #1: Part B
Humanistic mathematics.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Eric Marland, Appalachian State University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #4: Part B
Teaching introductory statistics (for instructors new to teaching intro stats).
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Michael Posner, Villanova University
Carolyn Cuff, Westminster College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Workshop
Advanced proposal writing for grant applications to the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education. (advance registration required)
Peale B/C, 1st Floor, Hilton
Presenters:
John Haddock, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF
Michael Jacobson, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF
Lee Zia, Division of Undergraduate Education, NSF 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics Panel Discussion
Maximizing your impact in the classroom: Case studies in best practices for classroom teaching.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Martha Abell, Georgia Southern University
Brigitte Lahme, Sonoma State University
Michael Oehrtman, University of Northern Colorado
Karen Rhea, University of Michigan
Panelists:
Lew Ludwig, Denison University
Stan Yoshinobu, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Michelle Zandieh, Arizona State University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
MAA Committee on Undergraduate Student Activities and ChaptersSIGMAA on Mathematics in Business, Industry, and Government Panel Discussion
Nonacademic career paths for mathematicians.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Bergner, Salisbury University
Lisa Marano, West Chester University
Phil Gustafson, Colorado Mesa Univfersity
Ben Galluzzo, Shippensbburg University
Panelists:
Greg Coxson, U.S. Naval Reserach Laboratory
Jim Fife, Educational Testing Service
Carla Martin, U.S. Government
Katie Ford, NASA Wallops 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Student Hospitality/Information Center
Swing Hall, 100 Level, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Exhibits and Book Sales
Exhibit Hall F, 100 Level, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
A model theorist's geometry: Lascar rank, (non)orthogonality, triviality.
Room 319, BCC
Alice Medvedev*, City College of New York, CUNY 
Friday January 17, 2014, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
The effectiveness of convex programming in the information and physical sciences.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Emmanuel Candès*, Stanford University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
Braids, homology and polynomials : an emerging pattern in algebra and topology.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Benson Farb*, University of Chicago
(1096552588) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures, Lecture III
Symplectic Topology Today: Embedding ellipsoids and Fibonacci numbers.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Dusa McDuff*, Barnard College, Columbia University
(1096532198) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
AMS Current Events Bulletin
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
David Eisenbud, University of California, Berkeley de@math.berkeley.edu

1:00 p.m.
Earth's Carbon Cycle: A mathematical perspective.
Daniel H Rothman*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096862438) 
2:00 p.m.
The geometry of outer space.
Karen Vogtmann*, University of Warwick and Cornell University
(1096202543) 
3:00 p.m.
Recent advances in symplectic flexibility.
Yakov Eliashberg*, Stanford University
(109653744) 
4:00 p.m.
Infinitely many pairs of primes differ by no more than 70 million (and the bound's getting smaller every day).
Andrew Granville*, University of Montreal
(1096112337)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
MAA Lecture for Students
An unexpected group.
Holiday Ballrooms 13, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Carl Cowen*, IUPUI
(1096A043) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Accelerated Advances in Higher Order Invexities/Univexities with Applications to Optimization and Mathematical Programming, II
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Ram U. Verma, International Publications USA verma99@msn.com
Alexander J. Zaslavski, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology

1:00 p.m.
Exponential Type $A(b,$phi,eta$,p,r)$ Univexities and Minimax Fractional Integral Programming.
Ram N Mohapatra*, University of Central Florida
Ram U Verma, Texas State University
(109690204) 
2:00 p.m.
Regularized Gap Function for Optimization Problems in Banach Spaces.
C. Nahak*, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
(1096492502) 
3:00 p.m.
The Reduction Method in Fractional Calculus and Fractional Ostrowski type inequalities.
George A Anastassiou*, University of Memphis
(10962624) 
4:00 p.m.
General Efficiency Conditions for Multiobjective Fractional Programming Problems on Higher Order Invexity Frameworks.
Ram U Verma*, Texas State University
(109690205) 
4:30 p.m.
Structure of solutions of discretetime optimal control systems.
Alexander J Zaslavski*, The TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology
(109649227) 
5:00 p.m.
Generalized Vector Variational Type Inequalities.
R. U. Verma*, Texas State University
S. Salahuddin, Aligarh Muslim University
A. P. Farajzadeh, Raji University
(109649594)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, III
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Angel Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Scott Parsell, West Chester University
Gang Yu, Kent State University

1:00 p.m.
The genus behind Hilbert's Irreducibility Theorem and/or a connection of this theorem to Linnik's result on the smallest prime in an arithmetic progression.
Michael Filaseta*, University of South Carolina
(1096111440) 
1:30 p.m.
$8925840$.
Morgan Cole, University of South Carolina
Scott M. Dunn*, University of South Carolina
Michael Filaseta, University of South Carolina
(1096111489) 
2:00 p.m.
Bounded gaps between products of special primes.
Ping Ngai Chung*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Shiyu Li, University of California, Berkeley
(1096111107) 
2:30 p.m.
Squarefree values of trinomial discriminants.
Greg Martin*, University of British Columbia
(109611338)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Computability in Geometry and Topology, II
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Mieczyslaw Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
Rumen D. Dimitrov, Western Illinois University rddimitrov@wiu.edu

1:00 p.m.
The Many Lives of Lattice Theory: An Expository Talk about Geometry, Topology, and Stanley.
Jonathan David Farley*, Morgan State University
(1096061984) 
2:00 p.m.
Polynomial time complexity from Jones polynomial to Khovanov homology.
Jozef H. Przytycki*, George Washington U., UMCP, and GU
(109657671) 
3:00 p.m.
Taut foliations.
Rachel Roberts*, Washington University in St Louis
(1096571578) 
3:30 p.m.
Seifert fibered homology spheres and the Heegaard Floer homology botany problem.
Cagri Karakurt, University of Texas at Austin
Tye Lidman*, University of Texas at Austin
(109657584) 
4:00 p.m.
Computational topology via Discrete Morse Theory.
Pawel Dlotko*, University of Pennsylvania
(109655348) 
4:30 p.m.
Kauffman States of Generalized Crossing.
Changsong Li*, University of Texas at Dallas
Mieczyslaw K. Dabkowski, University of Texas at Dallas
(1096571245) 
5:00 p.m.
Degree spectra of rack.
Kai Maeda*, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
(109603765) 
5:30 p.m.
Ultrahomogeneous Computable Structures.
Francis Adams*, University of Florida
(1096031847)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Deformation Spaces of Geometric Structures on LowDimensional Manifolds, I
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Caleb Ashley, Howard University
Michelle Lee, University of Maryland
Melissa Macasieb, University of Maryland macasieb@math.umd.edu
Andy Sanders, University of Illinois at Chicago

1:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The Hyperbolic Geometry of $\mathbb{H}^3$ Hexagons and $PSL(2,\mathbb{C})$ Discreteness Sequences.
Jane Gilman*, RutgersNewark
Linda Keen, Lehman College and the Graduate Center, CUNY
(109651689) 
1:30 p.m.
Toward a discreteness algorithm for rank 3 nonelementary subgroups of $PSL(2,R)$.
Caleb J. Ashley*, Howard University
(1096512644) 
2:00 p.m.
Minimal length, minimally intersecting filling pairs over Moduli space.
Tarik Aougab*, Yale University
(109651607) 
2:30 p.m.
Symbolic coding of WeilPetersson geodesic flow.
Babak Modami*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109651816) 
3:00 p.m.
Uniqueness of Bidisk Bisectors.
Todd A. Drumm*, Howard University
Virginie Charette, University of Sherbrooke
(1096511056) 
3:30 p.m.
Ideal polyhedra in antide Sitter space.
Jeffrey Danciger, University of Texas at Austin
Sara Maloni*, Brown University
JeanMarc Schlenker, Université du Luxembourg
(109653502) 
4:00 p.m.
A family of noninjective skinning maps with critical points.
Jonah B Gaster*, University of Illinois  Chicago
(1096511839) 
4:30 p.m.
Twistbulge derivatives and deformations of convex real projective structures on surfaces.
Terence D Long*, University of Maryland  College Park
(1096511509) 
5:00 p.m.
Degeneration of convex projective structures on surfaces.
Tengren Zhang*, University of Michigan
(109651324) 
5:30 p.m.
WZNW action and Kähler potentials on the moduli space of parabolic bundles over $\mathbb{P}^1$.
Claudio MenesesTorres*, Stony Brook University
Leon A. Takhtajan, Stony Brook University
(109630327) 
6:00 p.m.
The classification of radial ends of properly convex real projective orbifolds.
Suhyoung Choi*, KAIST
(109657555)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #15: Part B
Developing strong mentoring relationships.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Donna Joyce Dean, Association for Women in Science 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractal Geometry: Mathematics of Fractals and Related Topics, III
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Michel Lapidus, University of California Riverside
Erin Pearse, California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Machiel Van Frankenhuijsen, Utah Valley University vanframa@uvu.edu

1:00 p.m.
Dimension of fractional Brownian motion with variable drift.
Yuval Peres*, Microsoft Research
(1096262340) 
1:30 p.m.
The Minkowski content of the SchrammLoewner evolution (SLE).
Gregory F. Lawler*, University of Chicago
(109660175) 
2:00 p.m.
Multifractality of WholePlane SLE.
Bertrand Duplantier*, Institute for Theoretical Physics, CEA/Saclay, France
(1096601712) 
2:30 p.m.
Localization of eigenfunctions.
Svitlana Mayboroda*, University of Minnesota
Marcel Filoche, Ecole Polytechnique
(1096351874) 
3:00 p.m.
Entropic repulsion of Gaussian free field on highdimensional Sierpinski carpet graphs.
Joe P. Chen, Cornell University
Baris Evren Ugurcan*, Cornell University
(109660206) 
3:30 p.m.
Some Very Rough Differential Equations.
Davar Khoshnevisan*, University of Utah
Jason Swanson, University of Central Florida
Yimin Xiao, Michigan State University
Liang Zhang, Michigan State University
(109660528) 
4:00 p.m.
Removable sets for homogeneous linear PDE in Carnot groups.
Vasilis Chousionis, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Valentino Magnani, University of Pisa, Italy
Jeremy T Tyson*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109635541) 
4:30 p.m.
On the wellposedness of first order variable exponent Cauchy problems with WentzellRobin boundary conditions on arbitrary domains.
Alejandro VélezSantiago*, University of California at Riverside
(10963571) 
5:00 p.m.
Boundary Value Problems on a Half Sierpinski Gasket.
Weilin Li*, University of Maryland
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University
(10963572) 
5:30 p.m.
Extensions and their Minimizations on the Sierpinski Gasket.
Nicholas Ryder*, Rice University
Pak Hin Li, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Baris Evren Ugurcan, Cornell University
Robert S. Strichartz, Cornell University
(109649295)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Fractional, Stochastic, and Hybrid Dynamic Systems with Applications, III
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
John Graef, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Gangaram S. Ladde, University of South Florida
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@Louisiana.edu

1:00 p.m.
Stability Analysis of Stochastic LargeScale Approximation Scheme.
M. Sambandham*, Morehouse College
G. S. Ladde, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
(1096342173) 
1:30 p.m.
Computational Aspects of the Estimation of Distributed Delays.
Karyn L Sutton*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1096391662) 
2:00 p.m.
Superlinear Convergence via Iterative Methods for Scalar Caputo fractional differential equations with applications.
Sowmya Muniswamy*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1096341660) 
2:30 p.m.
Positive solutions for nonlinear stochastic differential equations.
J Santanilla*, University Of New Orleans
(1096372700) 
3:00 p.m.
Super Hyperbolic Linear Partial Fractional Differential Equations in One Dimensional Space.
D S Stutson*, Xavier University of Louisiana
A S Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(1096352439) 
3:30 p.m.
Sub and Super Hyperbolic Linear Partial Fractional Differential Equations with Numerical Results.
Aghalaya S. Vatsala*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Donna Sue Stutson, Xavier University of Louisiana
(1096351328)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on Geometric Applications of Algebraic Combinatorics, II
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Beazley, Haverford College ebeazley@haverford.edu
Kristina Garrett, St. Olaf College

1:00 p.m.
Polynomials for $GL_p\times GL_q$ orbit closures in the flag variety.
Benjamin J. Wyser, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Alexander Yong*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109605593) 
1:30 p.m.
Generalized splines and Schubert calculus.
Julianna S Tymoczko*, Smith College
(1096052581) 
2:00 p.m.
A generalized GKM condition for $p$compact flag varieties.
Omar Ortiz*, University of Western Ontario
(1096052302) 
2:30 p.m.
Equivariant cohomology of twostep flag varieties.
Anders S. Buch*, Rutgers University
(1096052124) 
3:00 p.m.
An equivariant rimhook rule for quantum cohomology of Grassmannians.
Elizabeth Beazley, Haverford College
Anna Bertiger, University of Waterloo
Kaisa Taipale*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(1096052399) 
3:30 p.m.
A quantum Chevalley rule for affine flag manifolds.
Liviu Mare, University of Regina, Canada
Leonardo C Mihalcea*, Virginia Tech University
(1096052189) 
4:00 p.m.
Flag GromovWitten invariants and Macdonald polynomials.
Jennifer Morse*, Drexel University
(1096052408) 
4:30 p.m.
A Constant Term Expression for the Character of Diagonal Harmonics.
Jim Haglund*, University of Pennsylvania
Adriano Garsia, University of California at San Diego
(1096052060) 
5:00 p.m.
Macdonald polynomials with shifted parameters.
Arun Ram, University of Melbourne
Martha Yip*, University of Pennsylvania
Meesue Yoo, KIAS
(1096052394) 
5:30 p.m.
Specializations of nonsymmetric MacdonaldKoornwinder polynomials.
Daniel Orr, Virginia Tech
Mark Shimozono*, Virginia Tech
(109605448) 
6:00 p.m.
A Signed Little Map and CoxeterKnuth Graphs.
Sara C. Billey*, University of Washington
(1096052510)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
CANCELLED: MAA Minicourse: #10: Part A
Heavenly mathematics: The forgotten art of spherical trigonometry.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Glen Van Brummelen, Quest University
Joel Silverberg, Roger Williams University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Heavy Tailed Probability Distributions and Their Applications, I
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Tuncay Alparslan, American University alparsla@american.edu
John P. Nolan, American University

1:00 p.m.
Zolotarev type integral representations for multivariate stable laws.
John P Nolan*, American University
(1096602040) 
1:30 p.m.
Maxima of long memory stationary symmetric $\alpha$stable processes, and selfsimilar processes with stationary maxincrements.
Takashi Owada, Technion, Haifa, Israel
Gennady Samorodnitsky*, Cornell University
(109660117) 
2:00 p.m.
A Sum Characterization of Hidden Regular Variation in Multivariate Extremes.
Grant B Weller*, Carnegie Mellon University
Daniel Cooley, Colorado State University
(109662867) 
2:30 p.m.
Limit laws of maximal normalized setindexed sum of heavytailed random variables.
Yizao Wang*, Cincinnati
Zakhar Kabluchko, Ulm University, Germany
(109660959) 
3:00 p.m.
Fully Bayesian inference for spatial extremes using hierarchical extreme value processes.
Benjamin A Shaby*, Penn State University
Brian J Reich, North Carolina State University
(1096621653) 
3:30 p.m.
Extreme value theory with operator norming.
Mark M. Meerschaert, Michigan State University
HansPeter Scheffler, University of Siegen
Stilian A. Stoev*, University of Michigan
(1096622066)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Homological and Characteristic p Methods in Commutative Algebra, III
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Neil Epstein, George Mason University
Sean SatherWagstaff, North Dakota State University
Karl Schwede, Penn State University schwede@math.psu.edu

1:00 p.m.
Powers of ideals and Golod rings.
Juergen Herzog, Univ. Essen
Craig Huneke*, University of Virginia
(109613389) 
1:30 p.m.
A Charaterization of Fjumping Numbers.
Juan Felipe Perez*, University of Michigan
(1096131500) 
2:00 p.m.
A finiteness theorem in local cohomology.
Bhargav Bhatt*, Institute for Advanced Study
(1096131744) 
2:30 p.m.
Toward an efficient algorithm for deciding the vanishing of local cohomology modules in prime characteristic.
Yi Zhang*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109613981) 
3:00 p.m.
Finjectivity and Buchsbaum singularities.
Linquan Ma*, University of Michigan
(1096131763) 
3:30 p.m.
A generalization of HilbertKunz multiplicity.
Hailong Dao, University of Kansas
Ilya Smirnov*, University of Virginia
(1096131866) 
4:00 p.m.
Generalized cover ideals and the persistence property.
Ashwini Bhat, Oklahoma State University
Jennifer Biermann*, Mt Holyoke College
Adam Van Tuyl, Lakehead University
(1096132724) 
4:30 p.m.
A Construction for Homogeneous Gorenstein Ideals.
Sema Gunturkun*, University of Kentucky
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky
(1096131439) 
5:00 p.m.
Connected sums of $k$algebras.
H. Ananthnarayan, I.I.T. Bombay
Ela Celikbas*, University of MissouriColumbia
Zheng Yang, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096131378) 
5:30 p.m.
Multiplicity Sequence of Graded Algebras.
Javid Validashti*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109613604)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Homotopy Theory, III
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Niles Johnson, Ohio State University at Newark
Mark W. Johnson, Penn State University, Altoona
Nitu Kitchloo, Johns Hopkins University
James Turner, Calvin College
Donald Yau, Ohio State University at Newark dyau@math.ohiostate.edu

1:00 p.m.
Gorenstein homological algebra.
Daniel Bravo, Universidad Austral de Chile
James Gillespie, Ramapo College of New Jersey
Mark Hovey*, Wesleyan University
(1096181005) 
1:30 p.m.
An equivariant infinite loop space machine.
Anna Marie Bohmann*, Northwestern University
Angelica M. Osorno, Reed College
(1096551776) 
2:00 p.m.
Equivariant algebraic Ktheory.
Mona Merling*, University of Chicago
(1096552069) 
2:30 p.m.
Higher Chromatic Analogues of Twisted Ktheory.
Mehdi Khorami*, ECSU
(1096551558) 
3:00 p.m.
Equivariantly Twisted Cohomology Theories.
John Lind*, Johns Hopkins University
(1096552049) 
3:30 p.m.
Completed power operations for Morava $E$theory.
Tobias Barthel, Harvard University
Martin Frankland*, University of Western Ontario
(1096551526) 
4:00 p.m.
Power Operations and Commutative Ring Spectra.
Sean M Tilson*, Royal Institute of Technology of Sweden (KTH)
(1096552141) 
4:30 p.m.
Power operation calculations in elliptic cohomology.
Yifei Zhu*, Northwestern University
(1096551271) 
5:00 p.m.
The Slice Tower and Suspensions.
Carolyn M. Yarnall*, Wabash College
(1096552067) 
5:30 p.m.
tmf cooperations.
Mark Behrens*, MIT
Kyle Ormsby, MIT
Nathanial Stapleton, MIT
Vesna Stojanoska, MIT
(1096552365)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematics in Natural Resource Modeling, II
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Shandelle Henson, Andrews University
Catherine Roberts, College of the Holy Cross croberts@holycross.edu

1:00 p.m.
Adaptation of complex traits in biological invasions.
Judith R Miller*, Georgetown University
(109692416) 
1:30 p.m.
The Forest Rotations Problem Under Risk and Uncertainty: Is There Anything Left To Study?
Gregory Scott Amacher*, Virginia Tech
(1096491261) 
2:00 p.m.
Optimal control in models of management of forest resources.
Suzanne Lenhart*, University of Tennessee and NIMBioS
(109692975) 
2:30 p.m.
Valuing a timber harvest contract as a highdimensional Amercian call option via leastsquares Monte Carlo simulation.
Bin Mei*, University of Georgia
(10969173) 
3:00 p.m.
Plant toxins and trophic cascades alter fire regime and succession on a boreal forest landscape.
Zhilan Feng*, Purdue University
(10969222) 
3:30 p.m.
Applications of graph theory to optimize wildlife corridor systems for multiple species: Grizzly bear and wolverines in the northern Rockies.
Bistra Dilkina*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Claire A Montgomery, Oregon State University
(1096901441) 
4:00 p.m.
Competition of Two Species for Two Limited Resources with One Species Mediated by Parasites.
LihIng W. Roeger*, Texas Tech University
SzeBi Hsu, National TsingHua University
(1096921251) 
4:30 p.m.
A simple model of foraging activity in colonies of seed harvester ants.
Oyita Udiani, Applied Mathematics for the Life & Social Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Arizona State University
Noa PinterWollman, BioCircuits Institute, University of California, San Diego
Yun Kang*, Arizona State University
(109634479) 
5:00 p.m.
Modeling the Impact of Food Availability on Disease Spread in Feral Hogs.
Rene A. Salinas*, Appalachian State University
(1096922059) 
5:30 p.m.
Modeling and Analysis of FungusInfected American Chestnut Populations.
Eric Alan Eager*, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
Anita Davelos Baines, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
Andrew M. Jarosz, Michigan State University
(1096922458)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nineteenth Century Algebra and Analysis
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Frank D. Grosshans, West Chester University
Karen H. Parshall, University of Virginia
Paul R. Wolfson, West Chester University pwolfson@wcupa.edu

1:00 p.m.
Infinitesimals in Analysis 17801830.
Craig G Fraser*, University of Toronto
(109601791) 
1:30 p.m.
The Actual Infinite and Infinitesimals in the 19th CenturyBoon or Bane?
Joseph W Dauben*, Herbert H. Lehman College, The City University of New York
(1096011605) 
2:00 p.m.
The launch of invariant theory: seeking and finding.
Anthony J. Crilly*, London, England
(109601591) 
2:30 p.m.
Transvectants and finiteness: Gordan's way of doing invariant theory:.
Joseph P Kung*, University of North Texas
(10960195) 
3:00 p.m.
Abel's Version of Abel's Theorem.
Harold M. Edwards*, NYUCourant
(1096011003) 
3:30 p.m.
Visual Representation in the Theory of Algebraic Functions and their Integrals in the late 19th Century.
William Thomas Archibald*, Simon Fraser University
(109601965) 
4:00 p.m.
The irreducibility of the cyclotomic polynomials.
Steven H. Weintraub*, Lehigh University
(10960119) 
4:30 p.m.
Group Theory and the Bumpy Road to Abstraction.
Victor J. Katz*, University of the District of Columbia
(109601919) 
5:00 p.m.
Mechanics and Mathematical Physics in NineteenthCentury Britain: An Overview.
Sloan Evans Despeaux*, Western Carolina University
(1096011125) 
5:30 p.m.
The threebody problem.
June E. BarrowGreen*, The Open University, UK
(1096011528)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Outreach for Mathematically Talented Youth, I
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Christina EubanksTurner, Loyola Marymount University ceturner@lmu.edu
Virginia Watson, Kennesaw State University
Daniel Zaharopol, Art of Problem Solving Foundation

1:00 p.m.
MATHCOUNTS  3 unique approaches to extracurricular math.
Lou DiGioia*, MATHCOUNTS Foundation
(1096972149) 
1:30 p.m.
MAA's American Mathematics Competitions.
Steven R Dunbar*, Mathematical Association of America
(1096972129) 
2:00 p.m.
Ten Years Of Working Online With HighPerforming Students.
David Patrick*, Art of Problem Solving
(109697373) 
2:30 p.m.
Navajo Nation Math Circles Project (NNMCP).
Tatiana Shubin*, San Jose State University
Henry Fowler, Diné College
David Auckly, Kansas State University
(109697982) 
3:00 p.m.
Calculus in the Mites Program.
Michael Craig*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alexander T. Frumosu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096372079) 
3:30 p.m.
The kids don't bite, but they never stop asking questions: Two new recruits teach at MathPath.
Jane Butterfield*, University of Minnesota
David Clark, University of Minnesota
(109697523) 
4:00 p.m.
Why MathPath Works.
Sam Vandervelde*, St. Lawrence University
(1096971176) 
4:30 p.m.
A viable pathway for underserved students to enter advanced mathematical study.
Daniel Zaharopol*, The Art of Problem Solving Foundation
(1096972732) 
5:00 p.m.
"Out of nothing I have created a strange new universe": the role of summer mathematics programs in the educational paths of talented students.
Mira Bernstein*, Canada/USA Mathcamp
(1096972664) 
5:30 p.m.
Exploration with PROMYS.
Glenn Stevens*, Boston University
(1096971987)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Quantum Walks, Quantum Computation, and Related Topics, I
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Chaobin Liu, Bowie State University cliu@bowiestate.edu
Takuya Machida, University of Tokyo
Nelson Petulante, Bowie State University
Salvador E. VenegasAndraca, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de México

1:00 p.m.
Green's function approach for quantum walks.
Fabiano M. Andrade*, Universidade Estadual de Ponta Grossa
(1096812227) 
1:30 p.m.
Evolutionary quantum Prisoners Dilemma on the cycle graph $C_n$.
Michael Mc Gettrick*, National University of Ireland, Galway
Colm O'Riordan, National University of Ireland, Galway
Meng Li, National University of Ireland, Galway
Jaroslaw Miszczak, Polish Academy of Sciences
(1096681625) 
2:00 p.m.
Quantum walks with memory.
Peter P Rohde*, Macquarie University, Australia
Gavin Brennen, Macquarie University, Australia
Alexei Gilchrist, Macquarie University, Australia
(1096811504) 
2:30 p.m.
A quantumwalk based clustering algorithm.
Salvador E. VenegasAndraca*, Disruptive Computer Technologies and Monterrey Institute of Technology
(1096811993) 
3:00 p.m.
Fully interconnected subgraph decomposition and continuous time quantum walks.
Yusuke Ide*, Kanagawa University
(1096601360) 
3:30 p.m.
A class of primitive quantum channels.
Chaobin Liu*, Bowie State University
Nelson Petulante, Bowie State University
(1096811326) 
4:00 p.m.
Quantum walk as secured quantum memory.
Chandrashekar Channipura Madaiah*, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
Thomas Busch, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
(109681587) 
4:30 p.m.
Limit distributions of quantum walks and open quantum random walks.
Hyun Jae Yoo*, Hankyong National University, Korea
(1096601234) 
5:00 p.m.
The baker's transformation and quantum walk.
Takao Namiki*, Hokkaido University
(109660236)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Progress in Multivariable Operator Theory, III
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Ron Douglas, Texas A&M University
Michael Jury, University of Florida mjury@ufl.edu

1:00 p.m.
A new approach to the sextic truncated moment problem.
Raul E. Curto*, University of Iowa
(1096471429) 
1:30 p.m.
Similarity of CowenDouglas Operators in the Multivariable Setting.
Hyun Kwon*, The University of Alabama
(1096471981) 
2:00 p.m.
Eigenvalues of SelfAdjoint Toeplitz Operators with respect to a Constrained Algebra.
Adam E. Broschinski*, University of Florida
(1096471140) 
2:30 p.m.
Perturbation of multivariable operator functions.
Anna Skripka*, University of New Mexico
(1096471285) 
3:00 p.m.
Semicrossed Products of Operator Algebras by Semigroups.
Kenneth R. Davidson, University of Waterloo
Adam H. Fuller*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
Evgenios T. A. Kakariadis, BenGurion University of the Negev
(1096471854) 
3:30 p.m.
Composition operators with closed range.
Kristin Elizabeth Luery*, University of Cincinnati
(109647485) 
4:00 p.m.
Model spaces and thin interpolating sequences.
Pamela Gorkin*, Bucknell University
Sandra Pott, Lund University
Brett D. Wick, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096471358) 
4:30 p.m.
Triangular algebras vs. Tensor algebras.
Christopher Ramsey*, University of Virginia
(1096471570) 
5:00 p.m.
Berezin Transforms on Noncommutative Varieties.
Gelu F Popescu*, University of Texas at San Antonio
(109647461) 
5:30 p.m.
Generalized Corona Theorem and Wolff's Ideal Theorem on the Multiplier Algebra of Weighted Dirichlet Spaces, and on $Q_p$ Spaces.
Debendra P. Banjade*, The University of Alabama
(1096472274)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Ubiquity of Dynamical Systems, II
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Edray H. Goins, Purdue University
Talitha M. Washington, Howard University talitha.washington@howard.edu

1:00 p.m.
Foundations for the Thompson problem.
Tepper L Gill*, Howard University
(109635119) 
2:00 p.m.
A dynamical systems and harmonic analysis based method for analyzing signals and fluid flows.
Sherry E Scott*, Milwaukee Wisconsin
(1096372318) 
3:00 p.m.
Introduction to Canonical Kahler metrics and Semistable Pairs.
Sean T Paul*, University of Wisconsin at Madison
(1096142109) 
4:00 p.m.
Introduction to the EulerPoisson system.
Ryan Hynd*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096351995) 
5:00 p.m.
On the Poisson relation for compact symmetric spaces.
Craig J. Sutton*, Dartmouth College
(1096532136)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory: Structure and Symmetry, III
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Jonathan L. Gross, Columbia University
Thomas W. Tucker, Colgate University ttucker@colgate.edu

1:00 p.m.
LogConcavity of Genus Distributions of RingLike Families of Graphs.
Jonathan L. Gross, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University
Toufik Mansour*, University of Haifa
Thomas W. Tucker, Colgate University
(109605669) 
1:30 p.m.
Logconcavity of the genus polynomials of Ringel ladders.
Jonathan L. Gross, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA.
Toufik Mansour, Department of Mathematics, University of Haifa, 3498838 Haifa, Israel
Thomas W. Tucker, Department of Mathematics, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 13346, USA
David G.L. Wang*, Department of Mathematics, University of Haifa, 3498838 Haifa, Israel
(109605670) 
2:00 p.m.
LogConcavity of Combinations of Sequences and Applications to Genus Distributions.
Jonathan L Gross*, Columbia University
Toufik Mansour, University of Haifa
Thomas W Tucker, Colgate University
David G.L. Wang, University of Haifa
(109605269) 
2:30 p.m.
Enumeration of Digraph Embeddings.
Yichao Chen*, Hunan University
Jonathan L. Gross, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University
Xiaodong Hu, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(109605687) 
3:00 p.m.
Semicages and extremal problems for maximum genus.
Michal Kotrbcik*, Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
(1096052032) 
3:30 p.m.
Embeddings of circulants.
Marston D E Conder*, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Ricardo Grande, University of the Basque Country, Spain
(1096052270) 
4:00 p.m.
Distinguishing coloring of 3regular graphs on closed surfaces.
Seiya Negami*, Yokohama National University
(1096051547) 
4:30 p.m.
A variation on Heawoodlistcoloring for graphs on surfaces.
Joan P Hutchinson*, Macalester College, emerita
(1096051685) 
5:00 p.m.
Large odd order groups of fixed symmetric genus.
Jay Zimmerman*, Towson University
Coy L. May, Towson University
(1096201710) 
5:30 p.m.
The strong symmetric genus of some $D$type Generalized Symmetric Groups.
Michael A. Jackson*, Grove City College
(1096201470)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Uniform Distribution, Discrepancy, and Related Fields
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
Dmitriy Bilyk, University of Minnesota dbilyk@math.umn.edu
Jill Pipher, Brown University

1:00 p.m.
Discrepancy estimates in continuous, discrete and arithmetic settings.
Alex Iosevich*, University of Rochester
(1096AD1599) 
1:30 p.m.
Geometric proof of the Central Limit Theorem for Kronecker sequences.
Artur Avila, IMPA
Dmitry Dolgopyat*, University of Maryland
Eduard Duriev, Harvard
Omri Sarig, Weizmann Institute
(1096AD1924) 
2:00 p.m.
Monte Carlo, QuasiMonte Carlo and randomized QuasiMonte Carlo.
Art B. Owen*, Stanford University
(1096AD1219) 
2:30 p.m.
The Small Ball Inequality.
Michael T Lacey*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1096AD223) 
3:00 p.m.
Multivariate numerical integration.
Vladimir N Temlyakov*, University of South Carolina and Steklov Institute of Mathematics
(1096AD1173) 
3:30 p.m.
Discretizing Manifolds with Minimal Energy.
E B Saff*, Vanderbilt University
(1096AD1032)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #9: Part B
WeBWorK: An opensource alternative for generating and delivering online homework problems.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
John Travis, Mississippi College
Jason Aubrey, University of Missouri
Paul Pearson, Hope College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Data, Modeling, and Computing in the Introductory Statistics Course
Room 339, BCC
Organizers:
Andrew Zieffler, University of Minnesota zief0002@umn.edu
Scott Alberts, Truman State University
Randall Pruim, Calvin College

1:00 p.m.
Data Visualization Using Minitab, Google Fusion Tables, and Tableau.
Sue B Schou*, Idaho State University
(1096D5101) 
1:20 p.m.
Visualizing the Central Limit Theorem through Simulation.
Eric Ruggieri*, College of the Holy Cross
(1096D52335) 
1:40 p.m.
PValues Through Simulation.
Julie A. Belock*, Salem State University
(1096D51612) 
2:00 p.m.
Toward a Conceptual Understanding of Pvalues: The Advantages and Challenges of RandomizationBased Inference.
Catherine Case*, University of Florida
Melanie Battles, University of Florida
Tim Jacobbe, University of Florida
(1096D5849) 
2:20 p.m.
Playing and Getting "Messy" with Data.
Rodney X. Sturdivant*, The Ohio State University
Shonda Kuiper, Grinnell College
Kevin Cummiskey, United States Military Academy, West Point
(1096D52305) 
2:40 p.m.
Designing Simulated Experiments in the Introductory Statistics Course.
Shonda R Kuiper*, Grinnell College
(1096D52230) 
3:00 p.m.
Using an EverGrowing Data Set in an Introductory Statistics Course.
Sarah L. Mabrouk*, Framingham State University
(1096D52627) 
3:20 p.m.
Big Data in the Intro Stats Class: Use of the Airline Delays Dataset to Expose Students to a RealWorld, Complex Dataset.
Nicholas J. Horton*, Amherst College
Benjamin S. Baumer, Smith College
Hadley Wickham, Rice University and RStudio
(1096D51770) 
3:40 p.m.
Statistical Crowd Counting.
Grant L Innerst*, Shippensburg University
Ben Galluzzo, Shippensburg University
(1096D51671) 
4:00 p.m.
Using Genomics Data in Introduction to Probability and Statistics.
Kimberly A Roth*, Juniata College
(1096D5894) 
4:20 p.m.
Predicting Drug Resistance: Probability and Statistics Meet the Building Blocks of Proteins.
Majid Masso*, George Mason University
(1096D5402) 
4:40 p.m.
Modeling  It's harder than you might think.
Patricia B Humphrey*, Georgia Southern University
(1096D52427) 
5:00 p.m.
Against All Odds: Inside Statistics.
Marsha J. Davis*, Eastern Connecticut State University
(1096D52541) 
5:20 p.m.
Using Faculty Research as a Teaching Tool In Statistics.
Phong Le*, Niagara University
(1096D51887) 
5:40 p.m.
A Semester Project for Introductory Statistics.
Murray H. Siegel*, Arizona State University
(1096D585)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Flipping the Classroom, II
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Krista Maxson, Shawnee State University kmaxson@shawnee.edu
Zsuzsanna Szaniszlo, Valparaiso University

1:00 p.m.
Group Work & Modified Moore Method in Flipping Calculus 1.
Karen M. Bliss*, Quinnipiac University
(1096E11238) 
1:20 p.m.
$f^{1}(\mbox{Calculus I}):$ how and why I decided to flip the Calculus classroom.
Peter L Staab*, Fitchburg State University
(1096E1904) 
1:40 p.m.
Several Devices and Software for Creating Math Videos.
Reza O. Abbasian*, Texas Lutheran University
John T. Sieben, Texas Lutheran University
(1096E1333) 
2:00 p.m.
Implementing the ICE Framework in a Hybrid Mathematics Classroom.
James S Rolf*, Yale University
YuWen Hsu, Yale University
Matthew Croasmun, Yale University
Jennifer Frederick, Yale University
(1096E12469) 
2:20 p.m.
Flipped versus Traditional: Measuring Success through Performance and Perceptions.
Steven Pon*, University of Connecticut
Fabiana Cardetti, University of Connecticut
Konstantina Christodoulopoulou, University of Connecticut
(1096E12178) 
2:40 p.m.
Flipping Intermediate Algebra.
Jacqueline A JensenVallin*, Slippery Rock University
(1096E163) 
3:00 p.m.
More than just a video  flipping the classroom to improve student learning.
Edwin P Herman*, University of WisconsinStevens Point
(1096E12474) 
3:20 p.m.
Does Flipping a Calculus Class Really Work?
Katrina Palmer*, Appalachian State University
(1096E155) 
3:40 p.m.
Flipping for the first time.
Cassie Williams*, James Madison University
(1096E11977) 
4:00 p.m.
Flipping the Classroom in a Calculus I Class via Online Learning Modules.
J Alfredo Jimenez*, Penn State Hazleton
(1096E12499) 
4:20 p.m.
Journey Into Flipping the Calculus I Classroom.
Nathan P Clements*, University of Wyoming
(1096E12670) 
4:40 p.m.
A Flipped Classroom Study in Second and Third Semester Calculus.
Ellie Kennedy*, Northern Arizona University
(1096E12485) 
5:00 p.m.
A Hybrid Flipped Classroom to Better Serve the UnderResourced Student.
Joseph Sheridan*, Trinity Washington University
Kerry M. Luse, Trinity Washington University
(1096E11682) 
5:20 p.m.
The Mathematics Laboratory and Student Presentations in PreCalculus.
Randall E Cone*, Virginia Military Institute
(1096E11149) 
5:40 p.m.
Engaging College Algebra Students via the Flipped/InquiryBased Learning Approach in a 'Large' Classroom Setting.
Perry Y.C. Lee*, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1096E11041)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Geometry and General Topology
Room 311, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Blaschke's Rolling Ball Property and Conformal Metric Ratios.
David A. Herron, University of Cincinnati
Poranee K. Julian*, University of Cincinnati  Blue Ash College
(109651242) 
1:15 p.m.
Staircase metrics in spacetime geometries.
J Mealy*, Austin College
Kusha Mohammadi, Austin College
(109651254) 
1:30 p.m.
An origami locked triangular mesh in $\mathbb{R}^3$.
Zachary Abel, MIT
Thomas Hull*, Western New England University
Tomohiro Tachi, The University of Tokyo
(1096512282) 
1:45 p.m.
Bounding total curvature of random planar polygons sampled under the symmetric measure.
Michael William Berglund*, University of Georgia at Athens
(109653309) 
2:00 p.m.
Simplicial Isometric Embeddings of Indefinite Metric Polyhedra.
Barry Minemyer*, Alfred University
(109653251) 
2:15 p.m.
$\mathbb{Z}_{2}$Systolic $(1,2)$Freedom of $\mathbb{R}P^{3}#\mathbb{R}P^{3}$.
Lizhi Chen*, Oklahoma State University
(1096531965) 
2:30 p.m.
Fundamental Groups of Spaces with BakryEmery Ricci Tensor Bounded Below.
Maree Jaramillo*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(1096531942) 
2:45 p.m.
The Geometry of Curves and Surfaces in the Heisenberg Group.
T. H. Wears*, Longwood University, Farmville, VA 23909
Joseph Gills, Longwood University, Farmville, VA 23909
(1096532423) 
3:00 p.m.
Curve shortening flow and smooth projective planes.
YuWen Hsu*, Yale University
(1096532597) 
3:15 p.m.
Every totally umbilical $GCR$lightlike submanifold of an indefinite nearly Kaehler manifold is totally geodesic.
Rakesh Kumar*, Department of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Punjabi University, Patiala, India.
(1096532710) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Classification of Quadratic Harmonic Maps of S7 into S7.
Faen Wu*, Polytechnic Institute of NYU
Yueshan Xiong, Chinese Academy of Science
Xinnuan zhao, Lushan college,China
(1096532261) 
3:45 p.m.
Basic Differential Forms on Geometric Stacks.
Jordan A. Watts*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096532275) 
4:00 p.m.
Homogeneity properties of continua.
F H Sturm*, Auburn University
(1096542711) 
4:15 p.m.
Inverse Limits with Irreducible SetValued Functions.
James P. Kelly*, Baylor University
(1096541758) 
4:30 p.m.
Orbit Structures of Homeomorphisms on Cantor Sets.
Casey Lynn Sherman*, St. Edward's University
(1096542351) 
4:45 p.m.
Nets and Upper and Lower SemiContinuities.
Shing S. So*, University of Central Missouri
(109654903) 
5:00 p.m.
The cardinality of $\beta _{A}\left( S_{J}\right)$.
Arthur D. Grainger*, Morgan State University
(109608231) 
5:15 p.m.
Supercoiled Tangles and Stick Numbers of 2Bridge Links.
Erik A Insko*, Florida Gulf Coast University
Rolland Trapp, California State University  San Bernardino
(1096541655) 
5:30 p.m.
Tetrahedron and Nets.
Derege H. Mussa*, Texas A&M UniversityCommerce
(109651703) 
5:45 p.m.
Computations on Parametrized Surfaces with Chebfun2.
Courtney M. PageBottorff*, Arizona State University
(1096512010) 
6:00 p.m.
New Invariants of Virtual Rational Tangle Moves.
Noureen Khan*, University of North Texas Dallas
(109655458)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Innovative and Effective Ways to Teach Linear Algebra, II
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
David Strong, Pepperdine University David.Strong@pepperdine.edu
Gilbert Strang, MIT
Megan Wawro, Virginia Tech

1:00 p.m.
Row rank equals column rank: Three good proofs.
Gilbert Strang*, MIT
(1096F11536) 
1:20 p.m.
Preparing students for linear algebra concepts with preclass work.
Feryal Alayont*, Grand Valley State University
(1096F12586) 
1:40 p.m.
Peer instruction in linear algebra.
Robert Talbert*, Grand Valley State University
(1096F11579) 
2:00 p.m.
Teaching Linear Algebra with Clickers in three Worlds of Embodied, Symbolic and Formal Mathematical Thinking.
John Hannah, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
Sepideh Stewart*, University of Oklahoma, Norman
Michael Thomas, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
(1096F12148) 
2:20 p.m.
Putting Together the Puzzle: Understanding Linear Independence, Spanning, and Bases via Group Exploration.
Teresa D Magnus*, Rivier University
(1096F12267) 
2:40 p.m.
Transforming Linear Algebra with GeoGebra.
James D. Factor*, Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI
Susan Pustejovsky, Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI
(1096F12709)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Instructional Approaches to Increase Awareness of the Societal Value of Mathematics
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Jessica Deshler, West Virginia University deshler@math.wvu.edu
Elizabeth Burroughs, Montana State University

1:00 p.m.
Graph clustering for the high school classroom.
Emilie Hogan*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Gabriela Radu, STEM Teacher and Researcher Program
(1096F52545) 
1:20 p.m.
Examples on using material from a standard college algebra course to enhance students understanding of some social issues.
A. S. Elkhader*, Northern State University
(1096F51454) 
1:40 p.m.
College Algebra or Economics of Being Green.
Yevgeniy V. Galperin*, East Stroudsburg University
(1096F5453) 
2:00 p.m.
A ServiceLearning Approach to Mathematical Modeling.
Olivia M. Carducci*, East Stroudsburg University
(1096F5817) 
2:20 p.m.
Supporting Quantitative Literacy with ServiceLearning: The Pitfalls and the Promise.
Victor I Piercey*, Ferris State University
(1096F51092) 
2:40 p.m.
Using ServiceLearning to Connect a Quantitative Literacy Course to the Community.
Andrew J Miller*, Belmont University
(1096F51813) 
3:00 p.m.
Building a capstone course on the theme of the relevance of mathematics to society.
Maritza M. Branker*, Niagara University
(1096F5662) 
3:20 p.m.
Math in the City: connecting the classroom to the local community through mathematical modeling.
Alexandra Seceleanu*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Kathryn (Katie) Haymaker, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096F51090)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Modeling and Applications of Mathematics, II
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
A PhysiologicallyBased Pharmacokinetic Model for Ertapenem.
Whitney Leeann Forbes*, East Tennessee State University
Michele Joyner, East Tennessee State University
(1096VG1974) 
1:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A Mathematical Model of LaserInitiated Immunotherapy of Cancer.
Bryan Alexander Dawkins*, University of Central Oklahoma
Sean Michael Laverty, University of Central Oklahoma
(1096VG1962) 
1:30 p.m.
Effects of Synaptic Plasticity on Phase and Period Locking of a Network of Two Oscillatory Neurons.
Zeynep Akcay*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Amitabha Bose, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Farzan Nadim, New Jersey Institute of Technology
(1096VG1921) 
1:45 p.m.
The Dynamics of Bone Turnover.
Jason M Graham*, University of Scranton
Bruce P Ayati, University of Iowa
Sarah A Holstein, University of Iowa
James A Martin, University of Iowa
(1096VG1795) 
2:00 p.m.
Mathematical Modeling of Fetal Electrocardiograms.
Kiersten Utsey*, Carroll College
Samuel Estes, University of TennesseeKnoxville
Erick Kalobwe, LeMoyneOwen College
Heather Finotti, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
Xiaopeng Zhao, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis
(1096VG1283) 
2:15 p.m.
Multibond models of platelet adhesion.
Tyler Skorczewski*, University of Utah
(1096VG1227) 
2:30 p.m.
The role of avian stagestructure in the transmission of West Nile virus.
Suzanne Robertson*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Kevin Caillouet, St. Tammany Mosquito Abatement District
(1096VG1218) 
2:45 p.m.
Elastic Network Model Extensions for Predicting Protein Residuelevel Fluctuation.
Junkoo Park*, Houghton College
(1096VG944) 
3:00 p.m.
The Tumors Cell Density and Immune Response System: A Mathematical Model.
Sanjeev Kumar*, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra
(1096VG44) 
3:15 p.m.
Spatial Distribution of CalciumGated Chloride Channels in Olfactory Cilia.
Dorjsuren Badamdorj*, Tennessee State University
(1096VG433) 
3:30 p.m.
Modeling epidemics using differential equations.
Ghan S Bhatt*, Tennessee State University
Ross Beckley, Tennessee State University
Cametria Weatherspoon, Tennessee State University
Michael Alexander, Tennessee State University
Anthony Johnson, Philander Smith College
Marissa Chandler, Tennessee State University
(1096VG942) 
3:45 p.m.
The Schedule Effect: can recurrent peak infections be reduced without vaccines, quarantines or school closings?
Danilo R. Diedrichs*, Wheaton College
Paul A. Isihara, Wheaton College
Doeke D. Buursma, Wheaton College
(1096VG1794) 
4:00 p.m.
Stochastic Models for Population Dynamics.
Lochana Siriwardena*, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
(1096VG1888) 
4:15 p.m.
Asymmetric population structure alters the molecular clock.
Benjamin Allen, Emmanuel College
Yulia Dementieva, Emmanuel College
Ruben Medeiros, Emmanuel College
Christopher Paoletti, Emmanuel College
Christine Sample*, Emmanuel College
(1096VG2308) 
4:30 p.m.
Extensions to the DaleyKendall model.
Ariel CintronArias*, East Tennessee State University
(1096VG2573) 
4:45 p.m.
A new application of the twogroup competition model.
Alyssa Miller, Carthage College
Haley A Yaple*, Carthage College
(1096VG2583) 
5:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Stability and bifurcation of a three dimensional Ricker model.
Muna Khaled Khaleel Abu Alhalawa*, Technical university of Lisbon
Henrique Olivera, Technical university of Lisbon
Saber Elaydi, Trinity University
(1096VG2368) 
5:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Numerical analysis of delay equations.
Felicia Maria G Magpantay*, University of Michigan
(1096VG1658) 
5:30 p.m.
A Stochastic Simulation Model for Anelosimus studiosus during Prey Capture.
Michele L Joyner*, East Tennessee State University
Chelsea R Ross, East Tennessee State University
Colton Watts, East Tennessee State University
Thomas C Jones, East Tennessee State University
(1096VG359) 
5:45 p.m.
New Paradigms for Collaborative Undergraduate Research in Biomathematics.
Erin Bodine, Rhodes College
Anne Yust*, BirminghamSouthern College
(1096VG2763)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:40 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Analysis
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
A fresh look at some very old formulas for pi.
Thomas J Osler*, Rowan University
(1096VK840) 
1:15 p.m.
Rates of Uniform Convergence for Riemann Integrals.
J. Alan Alewine*, McKendree University
(1096VK1022) 
1:30 p.m.
A Leibniz Test.
Gabriel T Prajitura*, College at Brockport, State University of New York
(1096VK2213) 
1:45 p.m.
On a Geometric Power Series.
Hong Biao Zeng*, Fort Hays State University
Mohammad RiaziKermani, Fort Hays State University
(1096VK1229) 
2:00 p.m.
Connecting Orbits of Complex Analytic Maps.
Haripriya Chakraborty*, University of Delaware.
Jason D. MirelesJames, Rutgers University
(1096VK1952) 
2:15 p.m.
On the Classification of WMeasurably Sensitive Actions.
Francisc Bozgan, University of California, Los Angeles
Anthony Sanchez*, Arizona State University
Cesar Silva, Williams College
David Stevens, Williams College
Jane Wang, Princeton Univeristy
(1096VK2006) 
2:30 p.m.
Multiplication Operators on $S^2$.
Robert F. Allen*, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
Katherine C. Heller, North Central College
Matthew A. Pons, North Central College
(1096VK2523)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Research in Applied Mathematics, II
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Effect of general conductivities in Magneto Rotational Instability.
Pablo U Suarez*, Delaware State University
(1096VL349) 
1:15 p.m.
FOURFUN: a new system for automatic computations using Fourier expansions.
Kristyn N. McLeod*, Arizona State University
Rodrigo Platte, Arizona State University
(1096VL2636) 
1:30 p.m.
Reconstruction of functions from Fourier data using Gaussian based approximations.
Ian D Neufer*, Arizona State University
Rodrigo B Platte, Arizona State University
(1096VL2542) 
1:45 p.m.
Cluster computing to visualize sound and engineer effective metrics of space and time.
Stephen H. Harnish*, Bluffton University
(1096VL2445) 
2:00 p.m.
A new method for Stability Analysis of Discrete time Recurrent Neural Networks.
Jayant Singh*, North Dakota State University
(1096VL475) 
2:15 p.m.
Graph Partitioning Algorithms for Load Balancing on Massively Parallel Computers.
Kent William Ehrlich*, Arizona State University
Eric Kostelich, Arizona State University
(1096VL2713) 
2:30 p.m.
Numerical Method for Optimization Problems Governed by Hyperbolic Systems of Conservation Laws.
Michael Herty, RWTH Aachen University
Alexander Kurganov, Tulane University
Dmitry Kurochkin*, Tulane University
(1096VL2693) 
2:45 p.m.
The compatibility of slender bodies and surface traction at low Reynolds number.
Eva Marie Strawbridge*, James Madison University
Charles Wolgemuth, University of Arizona
(1096VL1733) 
3:00 p.m.
Double Wronskian Solutions for a Generalized (2+1)Dimensional Boussinesq System with Variable Coefficients.
Alrazi M Abdeljabbar*, Savannah State University
(1096VL2635) 
3:15 p.m.
Chimera states on periodic spaces.
Mark J Panaggio*, Northwestern University
Daniel M Abrams, Northwestern University
(1096VL1634) 
3:30 p.m.
Sliding Singularity's of TwoDimensional Invertible Piecewise Isometries.
Jonathan Sullivan*, University of North Texas at Dallas
Miguel Cuadros, University of North Texas at Dallas
(1096VL2396) 
3:45 p.m.
Elliptic solutions of a coupled nonlinear Schrödinger system.
Otis C. Wright, III*, Cedarville University
(1096VL1215) 
4:00 p.m.
Modelbased Sketching and Recovery with Expanders.
Bubacarr Bah*, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Luca Baldassarre, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Cevher Volkan, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
(1096VL2390) 
4:15 p.m.
Reduced uncertainty by targeting observations with the Kalman filter.
Thomas Bellsky*, Arizona State University
(1096VL1071) 
4:30 p.m.
A Modified Weak Galerkin Finite Element Method.
Nolisa S. Malluwawadu*, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Xiaoshen Wang, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
F Gao, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Thomas C. McMillan, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
(1096VL2174) 
4:45 p.m.
Stability Analysis of NonNewtonian Rimming Flow.
Ravi Shankar*, Department of Chemistry, UC Davis
Peter Haine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Abigail Gartrell, University of Maryland, College Park
Alberto Mojica, CSU Chico
Nathan Loker, CSU Chico
Sergei Fomin, CSU Chico
(1096VL619) 
5:00 p.m.
Peixoto's Structural Stability Theorem: The Onedimensional Version.
Aminur Rahman*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
(1096VL2135) 
5:15 p.m.
A Restarted Homotopy Method for the Nonsymmetric Eigenvalue Problem.
Brandon J Hutchison*, University of Arkansas Fort Smith
Mark Arnold, University of Arkansas
(1096VL387) 
5:30 p.m.
Applying the Eigendecomposition Pseudospectral Method to Wave Propagation Problems.
Daniel Patrick Howard*, University of WisconsinMadison
Keith J Wojciechowski, University of WisconsinStout
(1096VL2018)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics Experiences in Business, Industry, and Government, I
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Carla Martin, James Madison University carla.dee@gmail.com
Phil Gustafson, Mesa State University
Michael Monticino, University of North Texas

1:00 p.m.
Optimal production sales strategies for a company at changing market price.
Ellina V Grigorieva*, Texas Woman's University
Evgenii N Khailov, Moscow State University
(1096H1857) 
1:20 p.m.
Modeling to Help Government & Military Decision Making.
William P. Fox*, Naval Postgraduate School
(1096H1828) 
1:40 p.m.
Applied and Industrial Mathematics Program at the Virginia Military Institute.
John A. David*, Virginia Military Institute
(1096H11177) 
2:00 p.m.
Memory Efficient Lagged Fibonacci Random Number Generators for GPU Supercomputing.
Tim Andersen*, Daniel H. Wagner Associates, Inc.
C Allen Butler, Daniel H. Wagner Associates, Inc.
Michael Mascagni, Florida State University
(1096H1468) 
2:20 p.m.
Modeling the Key and Keying the Model: Combining Automatic Item Generation with Automated Scoring.
James H. Fife*, Educational Testing Service
(1096H11154) 
2:40 p.m.
Modeling the Diffusion of Manual Irrigation Pumps.
Carol Brown, Seattle, WA
Rachel R RoeDale*, Skidmore College
Mark Staton, Western Washington University
(1096H11601) 
3:00 p.m.
A New Basis for Graph Partitioning: Standardizing the Interactions Matrix.
Genevieve Brown*, Department of Defense
Sean Lynch, Department of Defense
(1096H12363) 
3:20 p.m.
Data Stranglehold or: How the Government Can Learn to Stop Worrying and Love Math.
Charles Tannouri*, Government
(1096H12687) 
3:40 p.m.
Application of Cluster Analysis to the MAA Member Database.
Gregory E Coxson*, Radar Division, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Grant Izmirlian, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
(1096H11247) 
4:00 p.m.
Clustering on the Power Grid.
Eduardo CotillaSanchez, Oregon State University
Mahantesh Halappanavar, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Emilie Hogan*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(1096H12463)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics and Sports, I
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Drew Pasteur, College of Wooster rpasteur@wooster.edu
John David, Virginia Military Institute

1:00 p.m.
Are Umpires Racist?
Jeff Hamrick*, University of San Francisco
(1096G52719) 
1:20 p.m.
A Network Based Method for Ranking NBA Players.
Milica HadžiTanović*, University of San Francisco
Stephen Devlin, University of San Francisco
(1096G52436) 
1:40 p.m.
Machine Learning in NBA and NCAA Basketball.
James T Snyder*, Virginia Military Institute
John David, Virginia Military Institute
(1096G52482) 
2:00 p.m.
A profitable adjustive rating system for NBA teams.
Jonathan Sargent*, RMIT University
(1096G52023) 
2:20 p.m.
openWAR: An Open Source System for Overall Player Performance in Major League Baseball.
Ben S Baumer*, Smith College
Shane T Jensen, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Gregory J Matthews, University of Massachusetts
(1096G51199) 
2:40 p.m.
Optimizing a Volleyball Serve.
Daniel J. Lithio, Indiana University
Timothy J. Pennings*, Davenport University
Eric M. Webb, Indiana University
(1096G5775) 
3:00 p.m.
Effective Driving on the PGA Tour.
Roland Minton*, Roanoke College
(1096G52112) 
3:20 p.m.
Moving On Up: Advancing Through the Ranks in Baseball and Medicine.
Rick Cleary*, Babson College
Fred Ledley, Bentley University
(1096G51063) 
3:40 p.m.
TITLE CHANGE: A probabilistic comparison of NFL overtime rules.
Jeffrey W Heath*, Centre College
Alexander L Cope, Centre College 
4:00 p.m.
Survival Analysis of the Athletic Records.
Reza D. Noubary*, Bloomsburg University
(1096G51756) 
4:20 p.m.
How Math Can Lead You to Fantasy Football Glory.
Dave I. Kennedy*, Shippensburg University
Ben Galluzzo, Shippensburg University
(1096G52172) 
4:40 p.m.
Sports Analytics with Elementary Math.
Andrew B. Perry*, Springfield College
(1096G52526) 
5:00 p.m.
American Football and an Unexpected Introduction into Upper Level Mathematics.
Eric B. Kahn*, Bloomsburg University
Tricia M. Brown, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(1096G5414) 
5:20 p.m.
Ice Math: Related Rates and Pairs Figure Skating.
Diana Cheng*, Towson University
Tetyana Berezovski, Saint Joseph's University
(1096G582) 
5:40 p.m.
Predicting a Team's Winning Percentage Using (Run Scored  Runs Allowed).
Stanley Rothman*, Quinnipiac University
Faggella, Quinnipiac University
(1096G550)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Operator Theory and Banach Spaces
Room 305, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Angle reserving linear ransformations.
Arsalan Chademan Shademan*, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj, Iran
(109647728) 
1:15 p.m.
Weighted Composition Operators between Weighted Bergman and $S^{p}$ Spaces.
Waleed K. AlRawashdeh*, Montana Tech
(1096471745) 
1:30 p.m.
Eigenfunctions of composition and weighted composition operators.
Bhupendra Paudyal*, University of Toledo
(1096471385) 
1:45 p.m.
Resolvent algebras and Deddens algebras for rankone and finite rank perturbations operators.
D Drissi*, Kuwait university
(1096471398) 
2:00 p.m.
Topological structure of the spaces of composition operators on Hilbert spaces of Dirichlet series.
Bingyang Hu, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Le Hai Khoi, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Ruhan Zhao*, SUNY Brockport
(1096472017) 
2:15 p.m.
A range for quadratic hyponormality.
George R Exner*, Bucknell University
Il Bong Jung, Kyungpook National University
Mi Ryeong Lee, Kyungpook National University
Sun Hyun Park, Kyungpook National University
(1096472488) 
2:30 p.m.
Spectra of linear fractional composition operators on $H^2(B_N)$.
Liangying Jiang*, Shanghai Finance University, China
Zhihua Chen, Tongji University, China
(1096472161) 
2:45 p.m.
the spectrum of a hypercyclic operator.
Nathan P Clements*, University of Wyoming
(1096472639) 
3:00 p.m.
Scattering theory of a class of Schrödinger operators with sparse potentials.
Zhongwei Shen*, Auburn University
(109647979) 
3:15 p.m.
Refinement of the YosidaHewitt decomposition of singular functionals on operator rearrangement invariant spaces.
Genady Ya. Grabarnik*, St John's University
BenZion Rubshtein, Ben Gurion University, BeerSheva, Israel
(1096471518) 
3:30 p.m.
Cesaro Matrices: Where do they all come from.
Gabriel T Prajitura*, College at Brockport, State University of New York
(1096472209) 
3:45 p.m.
An upper bound on the Kolmogorov widths of a certain family of integral operators.
Duaine S. Lewis*, The University of the West Indies, Barbados
Bernd Sing, The University of the West Indies, Barbados
(1096472550) 
4:00 p.m.
A class of integral operators on spaces of analytic functions.
Snehalatha Ballamoole*, Mississippi State University, Starkville
Thomas Len Miller, Mississippi State University, Starkville
Vivien Glass Miller, Mississippi State University, Starkville
(109647241) 
4:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Analysis of the truncated Hilbert transform arising in limited data tomography.
Reema AlAifari*, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Alexander Katsevich, University of Central Florida
(1096472400) 
4:30 p.m.
An Inversion Procedure for the Gaussian Radon Transform for Banach Spaces.
Irina Holmes*, Louisiana State University
(109660356) 
4:45 p.m.
Gaussian LeftDefinite Variations of the Laguerre and Jacobi Differential Expressions and Their Applications to Learning Theory.
Alexandra V Pasi*, Westminster College, Salt Lake City
Richard Wellman, Westminster College, Salt Lake City
(1096472522)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Partial Differential Equations
Room 304, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Traveling wave solutions of CamassaHolm equation.
Guoping Zhang*, Morgan State University
(1096352580) 
1:15 p.m.
Travelling wave solutions for nonlinear Schr$\ddot{\mbox{o}}$dinger and nonlinear KleinGordon equations on Riemannian manifolds.
Mayukh Mukherjee*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(109635492) 
1:30 p.m.
Travelingwave solutions to the halfwave equation.
Daniele Garrisi*, Inha University
Vladimir Georgiev, Universita' Degli Studi di Pisa
(1096351512) 
1:45 p.m.
Higher Moments for a MarkovSchrödinger Wave Equation on a Lattice.
Clark Musselman*, Bard College at Simon's Rock
Jeffrey Schenker, Michigan State University
(1096351393) 
2:00 p.m.
A Vector Field Method for NonTrapping Radiating SpaceTimes.
Jesus R Oliver*, University of California, San Diego
(1096352498) 
2:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Multiplicity and regularity of large periodic solutions with rational frequency for a class of semilinear monotone wave equations.
Jean Marcel Fokam*, American University of Nigeria
(1096351128) 
2:30 p.m.
Symmetric rearrangement and the stability of NLSKdV solitary waves.
John Albert, University of Oklahoma
Santosh Bhattarai*, Trocaire College
(109635234) 
2:45 p.m.
A Hyperbolic Model from Plasma Physics: The ZakharovKuznetsov Equation.
Nathan GlattHoltz, Virginia Polytechnic and State University
Roger Temam, The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics, Indiana University
Chuntian Wang*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(1096351641) 
3:00 p.m.
WellPosedness of a Boundary Controlled Generalized BurgersKortewegde Vries Equation.
Andras Balogh*, The University of TexasPan American
(1096352645) 
3:15 p.m.
Complex Valued Partial Differential Equations.
Netra P Khanal*, The University of Tampa
(1096352701) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Blowup phenomena due to a concentrated nonlinear source in an infinite strip.
C. Y. Chan, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
P. Tragoonsirisak*, Fort Valley State University
(1096351923) 
3:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Partial regularity of weak solutions to the imcompressible magnetohydrodynamic equations.
Hijun Choe, Yonsei University
Minsuk Yang*, Korea Institute for Advanced Study
(1096351097) 
4:00 p.m.
On the global wellposedness of Ndimensional generalized MHD system in anisotropic spaces.
Kazuo Yamazaki*, Department of Mathematics, Oklahoma State University
(1096352295) 
4:15 p.m.
A Study on the Global Regularity for Twodimensional Magnetohydrodynamic Equations.
Dipendra Regmi*, University of Central Oklahoma
(1096351035) 
4:30 p.m.
The Interior Transmission Problem for Regions on Conducting Surface.
Fan Yang*, University of Delaware
Peter Monk, University of Delaware
(1096352602) 
4:45 p.m.
A HarnackType Inequality for a Prescribing Curvature Equation on a Domain with Boundary.
Mathew R Gluck*, University of Florids
Ying Guo, University of Florida
Lei Zhang, University of Florida
(1096351144) 
5:00 p.m.
Energy decay of type III linear thermoelastic plates with memory.
Michele Coti Zelati*, Indiana University
Filippo Dell'Oro, Politecnico di Milano
Vittorino Pata, Politecnico di Milano
(1096352555) 
5:15 p.m.
The Dirichlet and regularity problems in bounded Lipschitz domains for second order elliptic operators with bounded, real, but not necessarily symmetric, coefficients.
Nguyen T Nguyen*, University of Chicago
(1096352121) 
5:30 p.m.
Dynamics of GinzburgLandau and GrossPitaevskii Vortices on Manifolds.
KoShin Chen*, Indiana University, Bloomington
Peter Sternberg, Indiana University, Bloomington
(109635154) 
5:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Global existence of a weak solution of the Euler equations with helical symmetry and $L^p$ vorticity.
Anne Bronzi*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Milton Lopes Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Helena Nussenzveig Lopes, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(1096352127)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
MAA Session on Trends in Undergraduate Mathematical Biology Education, II
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Timothy Comar, Benedictine University tcomar@ben.edu

1:00 p.m.
Locallyrelevant biological projects as a foundation for teaching an upper level undergraduate math course.
Marilyn Brandt, Cener for Marine and Environmental Science and College of Science and Mathematics, University of the Virgin Islands
Robert Stolz*, University of the Virgin Islands
(1096N51530) 
1:20 p.m.
Mentoring Undergraduate Research in Mathematical Biology.
Timothy D Comar*, Benedictine University
(1096N5426) 
1:40 p.m.
Undergraduate Research in Gene Regulatory Networks.
Dan Hrozencik*, Chicago State University
Tim Comar, Benedictine University
(1096N51950)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Undergraduate Research in Algebra, Combinatorics and Number Theory
Room 313, BCC

1:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Properties of FullFlag Johnson Graphs.
Irving Dai*, Harvard College
(1096051447) 
1:15 p.m.
Betweenness Centrality of Cycle Power Graphs.
Bryan Tyler Ek*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096051840) 
1:30 p.m.
Chromatic Bounds for Orbital Chromatic Roots.
Dae Hyun Kim, California Institute of Technology
Alex Mun, California Institute of Technology
Mohamed Omar*, Harvey Mudd College
(1096052378) 
1:45 p.m.
Subtraction Adds Nothing: The Minimum Sized $h$fold Span of $m$sized Subsets of Cyclic Groups.
Ryan W Matzke*, Gettysburg College
(1096052001) 
2:00 p.m.
Trees of Irreducible Numerical Semigroups.
Taryn Laird*, Northern Arizona University
(1096132611) 
2:15 p.m.
Classifying degree 12 2adic fields with automorphism group of order 4.
Chad Awtrey, Elon University
Brett Barkley, University of Maryland, College Park
Nicole Miles*, Elon University
Christopher Shill, Elon University
Erin Strosnider, Elon University
(1096111572) 
2:30 p.m.
Interpolating Legendre multiplier sequences.
Fernando Quintino*, California State University of Fullerton
(1096001811) 
2:45 p.m.
Polygonal Numbers and Fermat's Last Theorem.
Aseem Mukund Bhagwat*, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Center
(109611225) 
3:00 p.m.
On the Stability of Ring Structures in Direct Limits.
Nicolas Allen Smoot*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
(1096132247) 
3:15 p.m.
A Classification Theorem for Diophantine Monoids with Special Defining Matrices.
Fulton L. Jackson II*, Metropolitan State University of Denver
(109613834) 
3:30 p.m.
Local Generic Formal Fibers of Excellent Rings.
Sander MackCrane*, Case Western Reserve University
Samuel Tripp, Williams College
(109613813) 
3:45 p.m.
Kpotent Groebner bases and Sudoku.
Lacey Johnson*, James Madison University
Elizabeth Arnold, James Madison University
(1096131755) 
4:00 p.m.
Families of Plane Cubic Curves with NinePointic Contact at a Point.
Taylor C. Brysiewicz*, Northern Illinois University
Leah BalayWilson, Smith College
(1096141422)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Session on Using Online Resources to Augment the Traditional Classroom, II
Room 350, BCC
Organizers:
Mike May, Saint Louis University maymk@slu.edu
Paul Seeburger, Monroe Community College

1:00 p.m.
A College Readiness Math MOOC: Online Resources for Remedial Mathematics.
Jennifer Kosiak, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
Bob Hoar*, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
Robert Allen, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
Jim Sobota, University of WisconsinLa Crosse
(1096P52601) 
1:20 p.m.
How online teaching has made me a better face to face instructor.
Amanda M Harsy Ramsay*, IUPUI (Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis)
(1096P5652) 
1:40 p.m.
An Online Smorgasbord for Future Elementary Teachers.
J. Lyn Miller*, Sllippery Rock University
(1096P52587) 
2:00 p.m.
Using Videos to Enhance Preservice Teachers' Understanding of Mathematical Justification and Proof.
Elizabeth B. Uptegrove*, Felician College
(1096P52506) 
2:20 p.m.
History Alive! Online Resources in a History of Mathematics Course.
Revathi Narasimhan*, Kean University
(1096P5388) 
2:40 p.m.
Augmenting the Classroom with WebBased Interactive Demonstrations.
James P. Howard, II*, University of Maryland University College
(1096P5380) 
3:00 p.m.
Solving Applications in Business, Life Sciences, and Transportation using Excel and Java Applets.
Vesna Kilibarda*, Indiana University Northwest
(1096P5570) 
3:20 p.m.
Working in a Laptop Classroom: Wolfram Alpha, WeBWorK Reading Quizzes, Google Help, and Modeling Data from the Web.
Mike May*, Saint Louis University
(1096P5579) 
3:40 p.m.
Open discussion of using the internet to augment traditional classroom teaching.

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
NAM GranvilleBrownHaynes Session of Presentations by Recent Doctoral Recipients in the Mathematical Sciences
Room 326, BCC
Organizers:
Dawn Lott, dlott@desu.edu

1:00 p.m.
A Mixed Finite Element Method for Helmholtz Transmission Eigenvalues.
Tiara D. Turner*, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Jiguang Sun, Michigan Technological University
Xia Ji, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(1096651046) 
1:30 p.m.
Mathematical Modeling of Adaptive Immune Regulation.
Shelby N. Wilson*, Morehouse College
(1096922085) 
2:00 p.m.
Sparse Monge Matrices Arising from Scheduling Problems.
Charles N Glover*, Booz Allen Hamilton
Michael O. Ball, University of Maryland
(1096902242) 
2:30 p.m.
The Enumeration of Dumont Permutation Containing Pattern 231 Exactly Once.
Chinenye Ofodile*, Albany State University
(1096052564)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:25 p.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Frontiers in Geomathematics
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Willi Freeden, University of Kaiserslauten
Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida M.Nashed@ucf.edu

1:00 p.m.
Multiscale Regularization in Seismic Tomography.
Willi Freeden*, Geomathematics Group, University of Kaiserslautern
(1096311053) 
1:30 p.m.
Multiplicative frames for dimension reduction in reactive sensing.
John J Benedetto*, Norbert Wiener Center/University of Maryland
Wojciech Czaja, Norbert Wiener Center/University of Maryland
(1096421006) 
2:00 p.m.
Planetary potentialfield inversion from vectorial data: Using Slepian functions for varying satellite altitude.
Alain Plattner*, Princeton University
Frederik J. Simons, Princeton University
(1096861401) 
2:30 p.m.
A multiscale spline approach for the tensorial satellite gravity gradiometry problem.
Helga Nutz*, University of Kaiserslautern
(1096651114) 
3:00 p.m.
Moment Discretization of IllPosed Problems.
M Zuhair Nashed*, University of Central Florida
(1096652426) 
3:30 p.m.
Fusion of spatial and spectral features in hyperspectral imagery.
John J. Benedetto, University of Maryland College Park
Wojciech Czaja*, University of Maryland College Park
Timothy Doster, University of Maryland College Park
Martin Ehler, University of Vienna, Austria
(1096431469) 
4:00 p.m.
Convergence of the ensemble Kalman filter in the large sample limit and in high and infinite dimension.
Jan Mandel*, University of Colorado Denver
Jonathan D. Beezley, CERFACS and Meteo France, Toulouse, France
Loren Cobb, University of Colorado Denver
Evan Kwiatkowski, University of Colorado Denver
(1096622481) 
4:30 p.m.
Experimental evaluation of lattice reduction methods for discrete tomography.
Peiliang Xu*, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University
(1096861116) 
5:00 p.m.
Mapping ice mass loss on Greenland and Antarctica, in space and time.
Christopher Harig*, Princeton University
Frederik J. Simons, Princeton University
(1096861399) 
5:30 p.m.
Fast Multipole Accelerated Multiscale Analysis on the Sphere.
Martin Gutting*, University of Siegen
(1096652297) 
6:00 p.m.
Optimized kernels for the combination of global and local data on different spheres.
Christian Gerhards*, University of Kaiserslautern
(1096411644)

1:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Interactive dynamic technology: Its role in teaching and learning calculus.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Gail Burrill, Michigan State University
Panelists:
Tom Dick, Oregon State University
Wade Ellis, West Valley Community College
Steven Kokoska, Bloomsburg University
Gail Burrill, 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAA Session for Chairs
Planning for the future with new curriculum guides.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Catherine Murphy, Purdue University Calumet
Daniel Maki, Indiana University Bloomington
Presenters:
Martha Siegel, Towson University
William McCallum, University of Arizona
Christine Franklin, University of Georgia 
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Undergraduate Research in Applied Mathematics
Room 312, BCC

1:15 p.m.
Agentbased Modeling of Pandemic Influenza.
Anna Mummert*, Marshall University
Roger Estep, Marshall University
Robert Hughes, Marshall University
Jessica Shiltz, Marshall University, Biological Sciences
(109692814) 
1:30 p.m.
De Bruijn Graph Analysis of Transposable Elements in DNA.
Neal Williams*, Arizona State University
(1096922320) 
1:45 p.m.
Identification Problem in PharmacokineticPharmacodynamic Model for Treatment of Type II Diabetes Mellitus Using Metformin.
Kowan T O'Keefe*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(109634999) 
2:00 p.m.
A perturbation approach to approximate extinction time in ecological systems due to harsh conditions.
Matthew V. Cattivera*, University of San Diego
Seth D. Haney, University of San Diego
Adam Siepielski, University of San Diego
(1096922525) 
2:15 p.m.
Novel Approach for Evaluating Phases and Orientations of Polycrystalline Structures.
Bridget K Toomey*, University of Miami
Chen Dan Dong, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Xuchen Han, Northwestern University
Verne Edward, University of Arkansas
(1096821331) 
2:30 p.m.
Bar Code Localization in Images Using Neural Network and Linear Discriminant Analysis Frameworks.
Dung T. Nguyen*, Bard College
Mikaela Cashman, Coe College
Keenan Hawekotte, Nebraska Wesleyan University
Elizabeth Newman, Haverford College
(1096902651) 
2:45 p.m.
Improving conditioning for the electrochemical impedance spectroscopy inverse problem.
Jakob Hansen*, Arizona State University
(1096651870) 
3:00 p.m.
Dynamic models for the default risk of interbanking networks.
Mihnea Stefan Andrei*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(109660508) 
3:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Modeling and Analysis of Strategies in the Symmetric and Asymmtric El Farol Problem.
Weicheng Ye*, Stony Brook University
(1096911718) 
3:30 p.m.
Upsetdownset.
Tim Hsu, San Jose State University
Charles Petersen*, San Jose State University
(1096912303) 
3:45 p.m.
Music Genomics: Applying Seriation Algorithms to Billboard #1 Hits.
Crista Arangala, Elon University
Nakhila Mistry*, Elon University
(109615815) 
4:00 p.m.
Cancer Screening Using Biomimetic Pattern Recognition with HyperDimensional Planar Structures.
Leonila Lagunes*, California State UniversityFullerton
Charles H Lee, California State UniversityFullerton
(1096922706)

1:15 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Formal verification, interactive theorem proving, and automated reasoning.
Room 319, BCC
Jeremy Avigad*, Departments of Philosophy and Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
(109603110) 
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Presentations by MAA Teaching Award Recipients
Room 308, BCC

2:30 p.m.
Does Technology Help Students?
Andrew G Bennett*, Kansas State University
(1096A02078) 
3:00 p.m.
Teaching as Capacity Building.
Carl W. Lee*, University of Kentucky
(1096A02083) 
3:30 p.m.
Some thoughts about teaching in the presence of technology and life.
Gavin LaRose*, University of Michigan
(1096A0956)

2:30 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 2:30 p.m.4:00 p.m.
AMS Committee on Science PolicyAMS Committee on Education Panel Discussion
The public face of mathematics.
Room 336, BCC
Moderators:
Arthur Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
Panelists:
Keith Devlin, Stanford University
Jerry McNerney, U. S. Congress
Cathy O'Neill, Johnson Research Labs
Tom Siegfried, Freelance Journalist
Steve Strogatz, Cornell University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:35 p.m.3:50 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Designing and implementing a problembased mathematics course.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Gail Burrill, Michigan State University
Panelists:
Darryl Young, Harvey Mudd College
Bowen Kerins, Educational Devlopment Center
Mary Pilgrim, Colorado State University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:35 p.m.3:55 p.m.
College BoardMAA Mutual Concerns Committee Panel Discussion
The changing face of calculus at the university level.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
David M. Bressoud, Macalester College
Panelists:
Larissa Schroeder, University of Hartford
Angela Kubena, University of Michigan
Elgin Johnston, Iowa State University
Mariah Birgen, Wartburg College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:45 p.m.5:40 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Assorted Topics, I
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:45 p.m.
Airport Simulation and Optimization of Passenger Flow using Arena.
Scott A Rega*, Indiana University of PA
(1096VR2539) 
3:00 p.m.
Modifications of Watershed Segmentation in Digital Image Processing.
Jonathan R Wayland*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(1096VR2536) 
3:15 p.m.
Image Enhancement Algorithm for UnderWater Images.
Anthony F. Filiziani*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(1096VR2192) 
3:30 p.m.
Office Management: A Markov Model.
David S. Torain, II*, Hampton University
(1096VR1955) 
3:45 p.m.
Using Boundary Following Algorithms to Identify UserDefined Mountain Bike Trails in Topographic Map Images.
Jeremy J Yagle*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(1096VR1552) 
4:00 p.m.
Connecting Pairwise and Multistage Election Outcomes.
Mari Castle*, Kennesaw State University
Victoria Powers, Emory University
(1096VR1434) 
4:15 p.m.
Proving Special Cases using Alternate Methods.
Robert M. Sulman*, S.U.N.Y. College at Oneonta
(1096VR2177) 
4:30 p.m.
Using Circuits to Teach Truth Tables: Making the Math Real.
Jenna Price Carpenter*, Louisiana Tech University
(1096VR2098) 
4:45 p.m.
Integrating Calculus and Residence Life: Does living with calculus help students learn calculus?
Suraj Uttamchandani*, SUNY Geneseo
(1096VR1796) 
5:00 p.m.
Turn Off Machines: Turn On Minds!
Padraig M. McLoughlin*, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1096VR839) 
5:15 p.m.
Arithmetic algorithms taught in schools.
Patricia Baggett*, New Mexico State University
Andrzej Ehrenfeucht, University of Colorado
(1096VR252) 
5:30 p.m.
Flexible Option for Developmental Mathematics.
Susan E Thompson*, Otterbein University
(1096VR1204)

2:45 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Open Source Mathematics Textbooks, II
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Albert Schueller, Whitman College schuelaw@whitman.edu
Kent Morrison, American Institute of Mathematics

3:00 p.m.
How to write LaTeX that can be converted to various formats.
David W. Farmer*, American Institute of Mathematics
(1096H5624) 
3:20 p.m.
You say tomato and I say tomato$ ... $.
Joe Fields*, Southern Connecticut State University
(1096H52640) 
3:40 p.m.
Accessibility and Open Source.
D Scott Dillery*, Lindsey Wilson College
(1096H52229) 
4:00 p.m.
Open online homework and courses to support open textbooks.
David Lippman*, Pierce College Ft Steilacoom
(1096H5350) 
4:20 p.m.
OER blended model.
Nathan Friess*, Lyryx Learning
Claude Laflamme, University of Calgary
Robert Woodrow, University of Calgary
(1096H51155) 
4:40 p.m.
What a Difference 30 Years Makes!  Adventures in Mathematics Textbook Publishing.
Ken Levasseur*, University of Massachusetts Lowell
(1096H581)

3:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
ASL Contributed Paper Session, I
Room 319, BCC

3:00 p.m.
The modal logic of Reverse Mathematics.
Carl Mummert*, Marshall University
Alaeddine Saadaoui, Marshall University
Sean Sovine, Marshall University
(1096031603) 
3:30 p.m.
Forking in Abstract Elementary Classes.
Will Boney*, Carnegie Mellon University
Rami Grossberg, Carnegie Mellon University
(109603963) 
4:00 p.m.
Combinatory inhabitants of $R_\to$ theorems extracted from sequent calculus proofs.
Katalin Bimbó*, University of Alberta, Department of Philosophy
J. Michael Dunn, School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University
(1096031363) 
4:30 p.m.
Tarski in Poland: new translations and background.
James T Smith*, San Francisco State University
(109601973)

3:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #3: Part B
Improvisation for the mathematics classroom.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Andrea Young, Ripon College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #7: Part B
Mathematics and dance.
Stadium Ballrooms 4 & 5, 2nd Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Presenters:
Karl Schaffer, De Anza College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse: #11: Part B
Public and privatekey cryptography.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Chris Christensen, Northern Kentucky University
Jeffrey Ehme, Spelman College 
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:15 p.m.6:00 p.m.
AMSMAASIAM Joint Panel Discussion
Transforming postsecondary mathematics education.
Room 336, BCC
Panelists:
Michele Cahill, Carnegie Corporation of New York
Organizers:
Eric M. Friedlander, University of Southern California
Jim Gates, University of Maryland
Mark L. Green, University of California, Los Angeles
Phillip A. Griffiths, Institute for Advanced Study
Moderators:
Phillip A. Griffiths, Institute for Advanced Study
Panelists:
Jo Handelsman, Yale University
Organizers:
Tara Holm, Cornell University
Panelists:
William (Brit) E. Kirwan, University System of Maryland
Joan Leitzel, University of New Hampshire
Organizers:
Uri Treisman, University of Texas at Austin 
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
AMS Congressional Fellowship Session
Room 324, BCC
Presenters:
Karen Saxe, AMS Congressional Fellow 201314
Organizers:
Samuel M. Rankin III, AMS 
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
MAA Student Poster Session
Exhibit Hall G, 100 Level, BCC
Organizers:
Joyati Debnath, Winona State University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
MAA Special Presentation: Poetry Reading
All mathematical poets and those interested in mathematical poetry are invited.
Room 308, BCC
Organizers:
Gizem Karaali, Pomona College
Mark Huber, Claremont McKenna College
JoAnne Growney, poetrywithmathematics.blogspot.com 
Friday January 17, 2014, 5:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
SIGMAA on Mathematics Instruction Using the Web Business Meeting, Reception, and Guest Lecture
Room 350, BCC

5:00 p.m.
Business Meeting and Reception; talk to immediately follow at 5:30 p.m. 
5:30 p.m.
Mobile math apps.
Doug Ensley*, Shippensburg University
(1096A061)

5:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Actuarial science education session for faculty.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Kevin Charlwood, Washburn University
Bettye Anne Case, Florida State University
Robert Buck, Slippery Rock University
Steve Paris, Florida State University
Panelists:
Steven Armstrong, Plymouth Rock Management Company
Patrick Brewer, Lebanon Valley College
Jim Daniel, University of Texas at Austin
Michelle Guan, Indaian University Northwest
Stuart Klugman, Society of Actuaries 
Friday January 17, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:15 p.m.
AWM Workshop Poster Presentations and Reception
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC
Organizers:
Maria Basterra, University of New Hampshire
Erin Chambers, Saint Louis University
Kathryn Leonard, California State University Channel Islands

6:00 p.m.
On decay properties of solutions to the IVP for the BenjaminOno equation.
Cynthia V. Flores*, University of California  Santa Barbara
(10963590) 
6:00 p.m.
Stability of Eigenvalues of Quantum Graphs.
Tracy Weyand*, Texas A&M University
Gregory Berkolaiko, Texas A&M University
(109634133) 
6:00 p.m.
GinzburgLandau Vortices on Manifolds.
KoShin Chen*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(109635155) 
6:00 p.m.
Finite generation behaves differently in negative cohomology.
Van C. Nguyen*, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
(109618162) 
6:00 p.m.
Bilinear pseudodifferential operators with symbols in Besov spaces.
Jodi Herbert*, Kansas State University
Virginia Naibo, Kansas State University
(109642180) 
6:00 p.m.
Uncoupling GroundwaterSurface Water Flow Using Partitioned Methods.
Michaela J. Kubacki*, University of Pittsburgh
(109665189) 
6:00 p.m.
Elliptic curve discriminant twins.
Alyson Deines*, University of Washington
Ben Lundell, University of Washington
(109611193) 
6:00 p.m.
The Design of Nonredundant Directional Wavelet Filter Bank Using $1$D Neville Filters.
Youngmi Hur, Johns Hopkins University
Fang Zheng*, Johns Hopkins University
(109614247) 
6:00 p.m.
Uniqueness of extremizers for an endpoint inequality of the $k$plane transform.
Taryn C Flock*, UC Berkeley
(109644262) 
6:00 p.m.
PositiveDefinite Quaternary Quadratic Forms Over $\mathbb Q (\sqrt{5})$.
Katherine Thompson*, University of Georgia
(109611264) 
6:00 p.m.
Heart Rate and EEG modeling during labor: predicting fetal distress.
Aisha Najera Chesler*, Claremont Graduate University
Ami E Radunskaya, Pomona College
(109637268) 
6:00 p.m.
Cyclic permutations realized by the signed shift.
Kassie Archer*, Dartmouth College
Sergi Elizalde, Dartmouth College
(109605280) 
6:00 p.m.
Wellposedness and decay of energy for MindlinTimoshenko plate equations.
Pei Pei*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(109635289) 
6:00 p.m.
Corona and cluster value problem in infinitedimensional spaces.
Sofia Ortega Castillo*, Texas A&M University
William B. Johnson, Texas A&M University
(109646322) 
6:00 p.m.
Pointwise asymptotic behavior of modulated periodic reactiondiffusion waves.
Soyeun Jung*, Indiana UniversityBloomington
(109635367) 
6:00 p.m.
Spatiotemporal sampling schemes in evolutionary systems.
Jacqueline Davis*, Vanderbilt University
(109642543) 
6:00 p.m.
Image estimation using optimal filters.
Viktoria Taroudaki*, AMSC Program, University of Maryland
Dianne P. O'Leary, University of Maryland
(109615915) 
6:00 p.m.
Structured LDPC codes for flash memory.
Kathryn A Haymaker*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(109694926) 
6:00 p.m.
Genus 3 algebraic curves.
Lubjana Beshaj*, Oakland University
(109614927) 
6:00 p.m.
UserAided Space Transformation of Color Images for Improved Edge Detection.
Brianna R Cash*, University of Maryland, College Park
Dianne O'Leary, Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), University of Maryland, College Par
(1096651131)

6:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
SIGMAA on Statistics Education Business Meeting
Room 339, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
AMS {\bit Mathematical Reviews} Reception
Ruth, 1st Floor, Hilton 
Friday January 17, 2014, 6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
SIGMAA on Business, Industry, and Government and SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Guest Lecture
Room 307, BCC

6:00 p.m.
Business Meeting; lecture to immediately follow at 6:30 p.m. 
6:30 p.m.
Eureka! The Archimedes Palimpsest.
William Noel*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096A060)

6:00 p.m.

Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Course Area Reports (broad umbrella definitions): Abstract Algebra; Geometry; Transitions to Proofs; Probability and Statistics
Room 347, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Course Area Reports (broad umbrella definitions): Linear Algebra; Differential Equations; Real and Complex Analysis; Mathematical Modeling
Room 348, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
MAA Special Dramatic Presentation
Mathematically Bent Theater.
Holiday Ballrooms 13, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Presenters:
Colin Adams and the Mobiusbandaid Pla, 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion Session
Program Area Reports (concentrations, double majors, minors, integrated majors): Financial Math and Actuarial Science; Statistics; Computing; Mathematical Programming; Applied Math
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics Discussion
Program Area Reports (concentrations, double majors, minors, integrated majors): Teacher Education; Biomathematics and Environmental Science; Operations Research; Engineering
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College
Martha Siegel, Towson University 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Mathematics in Business, Industry, and Government, and SIGMAA on the History of Mathematics Joint Reception
Room 310, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 7:45 p.m.8:35 p.m.
NAM CoxTalbot Address
Solving our human problems.
Holiday Ballroom 6, 2nd Floor, Hilton
Nathaniel Dean*, Texas State University, San Marcos 
Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Business, Industry, and Government Business Meeting
Room 310, BCC 
Friday January 17, 2014, 8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Project NExT Reception
All Project NExT Fellows, consultants, and other friends of Project NExT are invited.
Stadium Ballroom 1,2, & 3, 2nd Floor, Marriott Inner Harbor
Organizers:
Julia Barnes, Western Carolina University
Judith Covington, Louisiana State University Shreveport
Matthew DeLong, Taylor University
Aparna W. Higgins, University of Dayton
Saturday January 18, 2014

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration
Pratt Street Lobby, 300 Level, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Banach Spaces, Metric Embeddings, and Applications, I
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Mikhail Ostrovskii, St. John's University ostrovsm@stjohns.edu
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University

7:30 a.m.
The Lower Dimensional BusemannPetty Problem in the Complex Hyperbolic Space.
Susanna Dann*, University of Missouri
(109652494) 
8:00 a.m.
Uniform homeomorphisms of asymptotic$c_0$ spaces.
Bunyamin Sari*, University of North Texas
(1096461931) 
8:30 a.m.
Lipschitz $p$convex and $q$concave maps.
J. Alejandro ChavezDominguez*, The University of Texas at Austin
(1096461715) 
9:00 a.m.
TALK TITLE CHANGE: Embeddings of $\ell_p(\aleph)$ into $L_p$ spaces.
William B. Johnson*, Texas A&M University
(1096461381) 
10:00 a.m.
Almost transitive and maximal norms in classical Banach spaces.
S J Dilworth*, University of South Carolina
B Randrianantoanina, Miami University
(109646977) 
10:30 a.m.
Geometry of layers of cubes: applications in geometric group theory and nonlinear geometry of Banach spaces.
Florent P. Baudier*, Texas A&M University
(1096461588)

7:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Dispersive and Geometric Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Shuanglin Shao, University of Kansas
Chongchun Zeng, Georgia Institute of Technology
Shijun Zheng, Georgia Southern University szheng@GeorgiaSouthern.edu

7:30 a.m.
On solvability of elastodynamic flows.
Xianpeng Hu*, New York University
(109635314) 
8:00 a.m.
Uniqueness questions for the NavierStokes equation in the hyperbolic setting.
Chi Hin Chan, National Chiao Tung University
Magdalena Czubak*, Binghamton University (SUNY)
(1096351323) 
8:30 a.m.
The GrossPitaevskii hierarchy on the threedimensional torus.
Philip T. Gressman, University of Pennsylvania
Vedran Sohinger*, University of Pennsylvania
Gigliola Staffilani, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(109635486) 
9:00 a.m.
Outofequilibrium dynamics for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation.
Zaher Hani*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
(109635524) 
9:30 a.m.
Nonlinear effect in the periodic KdV equation with rough initial data.
Seungly Oh*, University of Missouri  Columbia
(1096351761) 
10:00 a.m.
Global wellposedness and scattering for focusing cubic NLS on the exterior of strictly convex obstacle in three dimensions.
Xiaoyi Zhang*, University of Iowa
Monica Visan, UCLA
Rowan Killip, UCLA
(1096351872) 
10:30 a.m.
Global existence for water waves in two dimensions.
Fabio Pusateri*, Princeton University
(109635339)

7:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on Geometric Applications of Algebraic Combinatorics, III
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Beazley, Haverford College ebeazley@haverford.edu
Kristina Garrett, St. Olaf College

7:30 a.m.
A qanalog of the partition algebra.
Tom Halverson*, Macalester College
Arun Ram, University of Melbourne
Nathaniel Thiem, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1096051408) 
8:00 a.m.
Crosshatch permutations.
Gregory S. Warrington*, University of Vermont
(1096052216) 
8:30 a.m.
Enumeration of strong, standard, starred tableaux.
Susanna Fishel*, Arizona State University
Matjaz Konvalinka, University of Ljubljana
(1096051991) 
9:00 a.m.
The immaculate basis of the noncommutative symmetric functions.
Chris Berg, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
Nantel Bergeron, York University / Fields Institute
Franco Saliola, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
Luis Serrano*, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
Mike Zabrocki, York University / Fields Institute
(1096051817) 
9:30 a.m.
Product formulas for the volumes of flow polytopes.
Karola Meszaros*, Cornell University
(109605465) 
10:00 a.m.
A geometric interpretation of the weighted games poset.
Sarah K Mason*, Wake Forest University
Robert Jason Parsley, Wake Forest University
(1096051157) 
10:30 a.m.
Combinatorics of the tropical moduli space of curves.
Melody Chan*, Harvard University
(1096051459)

7:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:45 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Commutative Algebra and Homological Methods
Room 304, BCC

7:45 a.m.
A Sufficient Condition for Covering Ideals.
Furuzan Ozbek*, University of Kentucky
Pedro Guil Asensio, Universidad de Murcia
Sergio Estrada, Universidad de Murcia
(109618307) 
8:00 a.m.
Totally Reflexive Modules and the ARtranslate.
Denise Amanda Rangel*, University of Texas at Arlington
(1096182430) 
8:15 a.m.
Combinatorial Algorithms for Generating Free Resolutions of Ideals with Binomials and Monomial Generators.
Trevor McGuire*, Louisiana State University
(109613785) 
8:30 a.m.
Graphical Representations of Factorizations in Commutative Rings.
Michael Axtell, University of St. Thomas
Nicholas Baeth, University of Central Missouri
Joe Stickles*, Millikin University
(1096131085) 
8:45 a.m.
Projective Dimension of Hypergraphs.
KueiNuan Lin*, Smith College
Paolo Mantero, UC, Riverside
(1096131317) 
9:15 a.m.
On the Intersection Algebra of Ideals.
Sara L. C. Malec*, University of the Pacific
(1096132388) 
9:30 a.m.
Length multisetcomplete Krull monoids.
Paul Baginski*, Fairfield University
George T Schaeffer, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096132532) 
9:45 a.m.
The Gröbner Basis Theory of Bracket Polynomials.
Hongbo Li*, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Changpeng Shao, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Lei Huang, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(109613673) 
10:00 a.m.
Extensions of Group Schemes in Characteristic $p$.
Robert G. Underwood*, Auburn University Montgomery
(1096131694) 
10:15 a.m.
The Unimodality of Pure OSequences of Type Three in Three Variables.
Bernadette Boyle*, Sacred Heart University
(1096131935) 
10:30 a.m.
Computational investigation of star operations with Macaulay 2.
Bryan C White*, University of New Mexico
(1096132637) 
10:45 a.m.
On Local *Completely Integrally Closed Domains.
Olivier A. HeuboKwegna*, Saginaw Valley State University
(109613202)

7:45 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:45 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on History of Mathematics
Room 305, BCC

7:45 a.m.
Sharaf alTusi (11351213): the grandfather of Differential Calculus?
Mustafa R.S. Kulenovic*, University of Rhode Island
(1096011544) 
8:00 a.m.
A Study of Risāla alwatar wa'l jaib ("The Treatise on the Chord and Sine").
Mohammad K. Azarian*, University of Evansville
(1096011419) 
8:15 a.m.
Nairizi: A Persian Mathematician For Consideration.
Mohammad Moazzam*, Salisbury University
(1096011036) 
8:30 a.m.
The Quaternion Wars: The 1890s and the Present.
Paul R Bouthellier*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(109601196) 
8:45 a.m.
Analogy in William Rowan Hamilton's treatment of complex numbers.
Maritza M. Branker*, Niagara University
(109601660) 
9:00 a.m.
The transcendence of e in the 1870s. The story of a theorem.
Michel Pierre Serfati*, IREM Universite Paris Diderot
(109601797) 
9:15 a.m.
Every math major should know this crazy theorem.
Bruce Reznick*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096341392) 
9:30 a.m.
Fourier's Equations of Heat Motion in Fluid and Boltzmann's Transport Equations.
Shigeru Masuda*, RIMS, Kyoto University
(1096011503) 
9:45 a.m.
Florence Nightingale's Statistical Innovations.
Eileen Magnello*, University College London
(1096012215) 
10:00 a.m.
History of the Ideas that Led to MathBased Currencies.
Maryam Vulis*, Norwalk Community College
(1096012683) 
10:15 a.m.
The Correspondence Between Cantor and Dedekind: the case for a surprising dialogue between mathematicians, historians, and philosophers.
Adriana Monica Solomon*, History and Philosophy of Science, University of Notre Dame
(1096012746) 
10:30 a.m.
Richard Courant: "Gottingen is Here".
Charlotte K Simmons*, University of Central Oklahoma
Jesse W. Byrne, University of Central Oklahoma
(1096012621) 
10:45 a.m.
History of Combinatorial Group Theory in the US, MidTwentieth Century, a preliminary report.
Margaret H. Dean*, BMCC/CUNY
Margaret Karrass, BMCC/CUNY
Marianna Bonanome, NYC College of Technology/CUNY
(1096012315)

7:45 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:45 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Undergraduate Research in Analysis and Topology
Room 312, BCC

7:45 a.m.
Convex Region Isoperimetric Conjecture.
Paul Gallagher, University of Pennsylvania
David Hu, Georgetown University
Zane Martin, Williams College
Maggie Miller*, University of Texas at Austin
Byron Perpetua, Williams College
(109651156) 
8:00 a.m.
Identification Problem in Parabolic Partial Differential Equation.
Chloe L. Ondracek*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(109635506) 
8:15 a.m.
Geometric Mean Value Properties.
Gary DeClerk*, Hendrix College
Jeremiah Bill, Hendrix College
Quan Nguyen, Hendrix College
(1096352313) 
8:30 a.m.
Nucleation in a Two Component Metal Alloy and the Corresponding Boundary Conditions.
Kalea A Sebesta*, University of Nevada, Reno
(1096351165) 
8:45 a.m.
Polarizations with Respect to Infinite Type Hypersurfaces.
Victoria Mansfield, University of Wisconsin  Stout
Michael McLaughlin*, Ohio University
(1096321088) 
9:00 a.m.
The Kauffman bracket for Singular Links.
Patrick Y Chu*, Rice University
Alex D Chichester, SUNY Geneseo
(1096571492) 
9:15 a.m.
A YangBaxter model for specializations of the Kauffman polynomial.
Elaina K Aceves*, California State University, Fresno
Jennifer E Elder, California State University, Fresno
(1096571818) 
9:30 a.m.
ThreeVariable Bracket Polynomial for TwoBridge Knots.
Matthew D. Overduin*, California State University, San Bernardino
(1096552450) 
9:45 a.m.
An invariant for spatial graphs.
Jennifer E Elder*, California State University, Fresno
Elaina K Aceves, California State University, Fresno
(1096571814) 
10:00 a.m.
Bounds on the Übercrossing and Petal Number of Knots.
Ashley Weber*, University of Michigan
(109654550) 
10:15 a.m.
The crossing spectrum of knots and the additivity of multicrossing numbers under composition.
Orsola A CapovillaSeale*, Bryn Mawr College
Sicong C Zhang, Columbia University
(1096541241) 
10:30 a.m.
The Meaning Behind the Coefficients of the $sl_2$ Weight System of Chord Diagrams.
Austin J. Mack*, National Research University  Higher School of Economics (Moscow, Russia)
(1096551809) 
10:45 a.m.
On the optimization of 1cycle persistence under the VietorisRips complex.
Walter Zhen Cai*, Cornell University
(1096551028)

7:45 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic and Analytic Aspects of Integrable Systems and Painlev/'e Equations, I
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Anton Dzhamay, University of Northern Colorado
Kenichi Maruno, University of TexasPan America
Christopher Ormerod, California Institute of Technology christopher.ormerod@gmail.com

8:00 a.m.
On the geometry of difference Painlevé equations with symmetry group $E_6^{(1)}$.
Anton Dzhamay*, University of Northern Colorado
(1096342589) 
8:30 a.m.
Schlesinger transformation and discrete Painlevé equation of type $A_1^{(1)*}$.
Anton Dzhamay, University of Northern Colorado
Tomoyuki Takenawa*, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
(109639997) 
9:00 a.m.
A $q$analogue of the DrinfeldSokolov hierarchy of type $A$ and $q$Painlevé system.
Takao Suzuki*, Kinki University
(109634237) 
9:30 a.m.
Initial value space of integrable lattice systems and discrete Painlevé equations.
Sarah B Lobb*, University of Sydney
(1096141541) 
10:00 a.m.
Geometric Asymptotics of qdifference Painlevé equations.
Nalini Joshi*, The University of Sydney
(109634498) 
10:30 a.m.
Classical integrability, quantum integrability and Dyson beta ensembles of random matrices.
Igor Rumanov*, University of Colorado Boulder
(1096601989)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, IV
Room 308, BCC
Organizers:
Angel Kumchev, Towson University akumchev@towson.edu
Scott Parsell, West Chester University
Gang Yu, Kent State University

8:00 a.m.
Squares and Primes.
John B. Friedlander*, University of Toronto
(109611404) 
8:30 a.m.
Estimates for the number of lattice points close to a curve and applications.
Ognian Trifonov*, University of South Carolina
(109611827) 
9:00 a.m.
Counting rational points near planar curves.
Ayla R. Gafni*, Pennsylvania State University
(109611726) 
9:30 a.m.
Equidistribution of polynomial sequences in function fields.
T. H. Le, University of Texas at Austin
Y.R. Liu*, University of Waterloo
(109611681) 
10:00 a.m.
2Adic zeros of additive forms.
Michael P. Knapp*, Loyola University Maryland
(109611243) 
10:30 a.m.
the general goldbach problem with beatty primes.
Robert C Vaughan*, Penn State University & University of Michigan
(109611612)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Categorical Topology, I
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Frédéric Mynard, Georgia Southern University fmynard@georgiasouthern.edu
Gavin Seal, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

8:00 a.m.
Dualizing closure operators.
Walter Tholen*, York University, Toronto ON
(1096182114) 
9:00 a.m.
Multiordered sets as topological spaces.
Gavin J. Seal*, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
(1096182123) 
9:30 a.m.
On L*operators and around.
Andrzej A Szymanski*, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
(1096542557) 
10:00 a.m.
The limit closure of metric spaces in uniform spaces.
Michael Barr*, McGill University
John F. Kennison, Clark University
Robert Raphael, Concordia University
(1096541565)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on De Bruijn Sequences and Their Generalizations, I
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Abbas Alhakim, American University of Beirut aa145@aub.edu.lb
Steven Butler, Iowa State University

8:00 a.m.
De Bruijn sequences with varying combs.
Abbas Alhakim, American University of Beirut
Steve Butler*, Iowa State University
Ron Graham, UC San Diego
(1096051264) 
8:30 a.m.
TALK TITLE CHANGE: Gluing universal cycles and de Bruijn sequences.
Dennis Wong*, University of Guelph
(1096051591) 
9:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: The Discrepancy of de Bruijn Sequences.
Joshua N. Cooper*, University of South Carolina
(1096052317) 
9:30 a.m.
Overlap Cycles.
Victoria E. Horan*, Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, NY
(109605503) 
10:00 a.m.
Overlap Cycles for Steiner Systems.
Glenn Hurlbert*, Arizona State University
Victoria Horan, Air Force Research Laboratory
(1096051433) 
10:30 a.m.
Two Problems: Generation and Presentation.
Alfred W Hales*, IDA Center for Communications Research  La Jolla
(109605923)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Deformation Spaces of Geometric Structures on LowDimensional Manifolds, II
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Caleb Ashley, Howard University
Michelle Lee, University of Maryland
Melissa Macasieb, University of Maryland macasieb@math.umd.edu
Andy Sanders, University of Illinois at Chicago

8:00 a.m.
On conformally flat circle bundles over surfaces.
Son Lam Ho*, University of Maryland, College Park
(1096511371) 
8:30 a.m.
The Area of Projective Surfaces.
Ilesanmi Adeboye*, Wesleyan University
(109657337) 
9:00 a.m.
Towards coordinate systems on Gcharacter varieties of surfaces.
Adam S Sikora*, University at Buffalo, SUNY
(1096571475) 
9:30 a.m.
1efficient triangulations and the index of a cusped hyperbolic 3manifold.
Stavros Garoufalidis, Georgia Institute of Technology
Craig D. Hodgson, University of Melbourne
J. Hyam Rubinstein, University of Melbourne
Henry Segerman*, Oklahoma State University
(109657952) 
10:00 a.m.
Invariants of Character Varieties.
Kate Petersen*, Florida State University
(1096572321) 
10:30 a.m.
Uniformly quasiregular mappings on subRiemannian manifolds.
Anton Lukyanenko*, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
(1096531822)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Ergodic Theory and Symbolic Dynamics, II
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Aimee Johnson, Swarthmore College aimee@swarthmore.edu
Cesar Silva, Williams College

8:00 a.m.
Coboundaries and ergodic sums.
Joseph Rosenblatt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109637210) 
8:30 a.m.
Iterated Prisoners Dilemma: Dynamics of ZeroDeterminant Strategies.
Ethan Akin*, The City College of New York
(109691567) 
9:00 a.m.
Measuring complexity and interconnectivity in dynamical systems.
Karl Petersen*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Benjamin Wilson, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(109637435) 
9:30 a.m.
Partial difference equations over compact Abelian groups.
Tim Austin*, Courant Institute, New York University
(109639554) 
10:00 a.m.
Recent developments in directional dynamics.
E. Arthur Robinson, Jr., George Washington University
Joseph Rosenblatt, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Ayşe A. Şahin*, DePaul University
(1096372417) 
10:30 a.m.
A measuretheoretic version of the divergence theorem.
Andres del Junco*, University of Toronto
(109628964)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Global Dynamics and Bifurcations of Difference Equations, I
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Mustafa Kulenovic, University of Rhode Island
Orlando Merino, University of Rhode Island merino@math.uri.edu

8:00 a.m.
Dynamics of a two patch gravity model.
Emma Smith Zbarsky*, Wentworth Institute of Technology
(1096392584) 
8:30 a.m.
Local Qualitative Behavior of Discrete Dynamical Systems with Nonhyperbolic Equilibria: a Special Case.
William T. Jamieson*, University of Rhode Island
Orlando Merino, University of Rhode Island
(109639710) 
9:00 a.m.
Multiple attractors in a LeslieGower competition system with Allee effects.
Yunshyong Chow, Academia Sinica
Sophia Jang*, Texas Tech University
(109692754) 
9:30 a.m.
Ordered Dynamics in Biased and Cooperative Boolean Networks.
Winfried Just, Ohio University
German A. Enciso*, University of California, Irvine
(1096391212) 
10:00 a.m.
Advances in Asymptotic Periodicity of Nonlinear Difference Equations.
Raghib M. AbuSaris*, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
(109639573) 
10:30 a.m.
Numerical Instabilities as Bifurcation Phenomena.
Ronald E. Mickens*, Clark Atlanta University
(109639772)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Outreach for Mathematically Talented Youth, II
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Christina EubanksTurner, Loyola Marymount University cxe2945@louisiana.edu
Virginia Watson, Kennesaw State University
Daniel Zaharopol, Art of Problem Solving Foundation

8:00 a.m.
Discussion 
8:30 a.m.
The Junior Mathematical Congress series.
Mikael VejdemoJohansson*, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
(109697297) 
9:00 a.m.
Math Beyond the Classroom.
Jenny McNulty*, University of Montana
(1096001734) 
9:30 a.m.
Outreach without income: An approach to outreach without funding.
Paulette N Willis*, Reasoning Mind
(109697500) 
10:00 a.m.
SFSU (CM)$^2$: Creating Momentum Through Communicating Mathematics: Graduate students mentoring K12 students inschool, afterschool, and over the summer.
Brandy S Wiegers*, San Francisco State University
(109697986) 
10:30 a.m.
Math Circle Examples from Kansas and the Navajo Nation.
David Auckly*, Kansas State University
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University
Henry Fowler, Dine College
(109697831)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Progress in Free Analysis and Free Probability, III
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi, Drexel University dmitryk@math.drexel.edu
Todd Kemp, University of California San Diego

8:00 a.m.
Noncommutative Inequalities.
J. William Helton*, UC San Diego
(1096461970) 
9:00 a.m.
Noncommutative Inequalities.
Scott A. Mccullough*, University of Florida
(1096471535) 
9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic expansions of trace functionals.
Anna Skripka*, University of New Mexico
(1096471289) 
10:00 a.m.
Matricial Families and Weighted Shifts.
Paul S Muhly, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
Baruch Solel*, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, ISRAEL
(109646496) 
10:30 a.m.
Approximate subordination and random matrices.
Hari Bercovici*, Indiana University
(1096461772)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Reaction Diffusion Equations and Applications, I
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
Jerome Goddard, II, Auburn University Montgomery jgoddard@aum.edu
Ratnasingham Shivaji, University of North Carolina Greensboro

8:00 a.m.
Existence Results for Classes of Infinite Semipositone Problems.
Ratnasingham Shivaji*, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(1096352166) 
8:30 a.m.
Stabilizability of Differential Equations.
Mythily Ramaswamy*, T.I.F.R Center for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore
JeanPierre Raymond, University of Toulouse, France
Debayan Maity, T.I.F.R Center for Applicable Mathematics, Bangalore
(1096352194) 
9:00 a.m.
Bifurcation of steady state solutions of reactiondiffusion equations with nonlinear boundary conditions.
Junping Shi*, College of William and Mary
(109635872) 
9:30 a.m.
MPE2013 and ReactionDiffusion Problems.
Hans G. Kaper*, Mathematics and Climate Research Network
(1096351024) 
10:00 a.m.
Avoidance behavior in intraguild predation communities: A crossdiffusion model.
Robert Stephen Cantrell*, University of Miami
Daniel Ryan, NIMBioS, The University of Tennessee
(1096921303) 
10:30 a.m.
Diffusive logistic equation with constant yield harvesting and negative density dependent emigration on the boundary.
Jerome Goddard II*, Auburn University Montgomery
R. Shivaji, University of North Carolina Greensboro
(1096351556)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Homogenization and Model Reduction Methods for Multiscale Phenomena, I
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Silvia Jiménez Bolaños, Colgate University sjimenez@colgate.edu
Burt S. Tilley, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

8:00 a.m.
Chemotactic adhesion is bacterial flocs: a multiscale model.
Sarthok Sircar*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(109676698) 
8:30 a.m.
$\Gamma$limit for inextensible, elastic ribbons having centerlines with nonvanishing curvature.
Nicholas O. Kirby*, University of Washington
Eliot Fried, McGill University
(1096491384) 
9:00 a.m.
$\Gamma$convergence of inhomogeneous functionals in OrliczSobolev spaces and applications.
Marian Bocea*, Loyola University Chicago
(1096491362) 
9:30 a.m.
Homogenization of composite vicinal surfaces in 1+1 dimensions.
Dionisios Margetis*, University of Maryland, College Park
Kanna Nakamura, University of Maryland, College Park
(1096351086) 
10:00 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: A mathematical homogenized model for the mechanical behavior of the lungs' parenchyma.
Paul Cazeaux*, UPMC
Celine Grandmont, Inria
(1096351265) 
10:30 a.m.
Biphasic Acoustic Behavior of a Nonperiodic Porous Medium.
Robert Pertsch Gilbert*, University of Delaware
Alexander Panchenko, Washington State University
Ana Vasilic, United Arab Emirates University
(1096351428)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on SetValued Optimization and Variational Problems with Applications, I
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Akhtar Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology aaksma@rit.edu
Mau Nam Nguyen, Portland State University
Miguel Sama, Universidad Nacional de Educacin e Distancia
Christiane Tammer, Martin Luther University of HalleWittenberg

8:00 a.m.
A unified approach for different concepts of robustness and stochastic programming via nonlinear scalarizing functionals.
Christiane Tammer*, MartinLutherUniversity HalleWittenberg
Kathrin Klamroth, University Wuppertal
Elisabeth Koebis, MartinLutherUniversity HalleWittenberg
Anita Schoebel, University Goettingen
(1096902020) 
8:30 a.m.
Necessary nondomination conditions in multiobjective optimization with variable ordering structures.
Bao Q. Truong*, Northern Michigan University
(1096911507) 
9:00 a.m.
On Lipschitz Properties of Nonsmooth Functions and SetValued Mappings via Generalized Differentiation and Applications.
Mau Nam Nguyen*, Portland State University
(1096491411) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Modeling of Some Environmental Games with Uncertain Data.
Baasansuren Jadamba*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Fabio Raciti, University of Catania
(1096492505) 
10:00 a.m.
Full stability in secondorder cone programming.
Ebrahim Sarabi*, wayne state university
Boris Mordukhovich, wayne state university
Jiri Outrata, Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
(109649802) 
10:30 a.m.
Solving generalized Nash games with shared constraints through evolutionary variational inequalities.
Monica Gabriela Cojocaru*, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
(1096492095)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Trends in Graph Theory, I
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Ralucca Gera, Naval Postgraduate School rgera@nps.edu

8:00 a.m.
Independence in Function Graphs.
Ralucca Gera*, Naval Postgraduate School
Craig Larson, Virginia Commonwealth University
Ryan Pepper, University of Houston Downtown
Craig Rasmussen, Naval Postgraduate School
(109605246) 
8:30 a.m.
A Graph Theoretic Division Algorithm.
Eric Andrews, Western Michigan University
Ping Zhang*, Western Michigan University
(109605525) 
9:00 a.m.
On Irregular Eulerian Walks in Graphs.
Eric S. Andrews*, Western Michigan University
(109605562) 
9:30 a.m.
A Contribution to Irredundance and Distance2 Domination in Graphs.
Stephen T. Hedetniemi*, School of Computing, Clemson University
Sandra M. Hedetniemi, School of Computing, Clemson University
Renu C. Laskar, Clemson University
Gerd H. Fricke, Morehead State University
(1096051805) 
10:00 a.m.
On Radio Labeling of Some Caterpillar Graphs.
Katherine F. Benson*, Westminster College
(1096052429) 
10:30 a.m.
Eigenvalues of Saturated Hydrocarbons.
Craig E Larson*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(109605422)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Flipping the Classroom, III
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Krista Maxson, Shawnee State University kmaxson@shawnee.edu
Zsuzsanna Szaniszlo, Valparaiso University

8:00 a.m.
A First Attempt at Flipping.
Melissa M. Tolley*, Wingate University
(1096E12170) 
8:20 a.m.
Idea of flipped classroom for Precalculus students.
Joyati Debnath*, Winona State University
(1096E12003) 
8:40 a.m.
"Social reading" in the mathematics classroom.
Albert Schueller*, Whitman College
(1096E1328) 
9:00 a.m.
Sylvanus Thayer Flipped Out  Method Ahead of Its Time.
Brian J. Winkel*, US Military Academy
(1096E1169) 
9:20 a.m.
Making Yourself the Lead Vocalist among many Secondary Sources in Flipped and Blended Differential Equations Courses.
Christopher Oehrlein*, Oklahoma City Community College
(1096E1398) 
9:40 a.m.
Learning Math by Making Math.
Bruce Carpenter*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Faisal Whelpley, Making Math
(1096E12115) 
10:00 a.m.
A Faculty Learning Community on Flipped Classrooms at Valparaiso University.
Alex Capaldi*, Valparaiso University
Melissa Desjarlais, Valparaiso University
(1096E12280) 
10:20 a.m.
The Best of Both Worlds: The Flipped Classroom with a Moore Method Flavor for Undergraduate Analysis.
Bryan Dawson*, Union University
(1096E11025) 
10:40 a.m.
Lessons Learned: A First Attempt at Using a Flipped Classroom Model.
Marie P. Sheckels*, University of Mary Washington
(1096E11735)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Probability and Statistics, II
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:00 a.m.
On Liutype estimators for the logistic regression.
Yasin Asar*, Necmettin Erbakan University
Asir Genc, Selcuk University
(1096VH2720) 
8:15 a.m.
An M/G/1 Queue System with Feedback, Disasters and Repairs with Vacation.
George Mytalas*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
(1096VH1390) 
8:30 a.m.
Characterization of Tenable Pólya Urns.
Allison Davidson*, Purdue University
Hosam Mahmoud, The George Washington University
Mark Daniel Ward, Purdue University
(1096VH1026) 
8:45 a.m.
Transition density of a Brownian motion in upperhalf space under Brachistochronetype metrics.
Pradip R Aryal*, New Mexico State University,Las Cruces,NM
(1096VH697) 
9:00 a.m.
Sensitivity in Experimental Design.
Adam F Childers*, Roanoke College
(1096VH428) 
9:15 a.m.
Benford Behavior of Dependent Random Variables.
Taylor C Corcoran*, University of Arizona
Jirapat Samranvedhya, Williams College
(1096VH211) 
9:30 a.m.
Benford's Law of First Digits and the Mass of Exoplanets.
Thomas W. Hair*, Florida Gulf Coast University
(1096VH47) 
9:45 a.m.
A Markov Chain Approach to Baseball Run Forecasting.
Nicholas Taylor*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(1096VH511) 
10:00 a.m.
A Random Walk Theme for an Undergraduate Research Project.
Marina Skyers*, SUNY Maritime College
(1096VH589) 
10:15 a.m.
Student involvement with the central limit theorem through software using MIT's Imagination Toolbox.
Ann E Moskol*, Rhode Island College
(1096VH2681) 
10:30 a.m.
Should anyone ever "Pass" on Family Feud?
Paul R. Coe*, Dominican University
(1096VH2679) 
10:45 a.m.
Let's Make a (New) Deal: Variations of the Monty Hall Problem.
Howard Troughton*, Babson College
George Recck, Babson College
William Rybolt, Babson College
(1096VH2435)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics and Sports, II
Room 338, BCC
Organizers:
Drew Pasteur, College of Wooster rpasteur@wooster.edu
John David, Virginia Military Institute

8:00 a.m.
The MLB All Star Challenge.
William Schellhorn*, Simpson College
(1096G51589) 
8:20 a.m.
Markov Chain Applications to Baseball Run Forecasting.
Nicholas Taylor*, Minot State University
Narayan Thapa, Minot State University
(1096G51595) 
8:40 a.m.
Discovering athlete treatment modalities at the PanAmerican Games.
Charles Bergeron*, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
(1096G52521) 
9:00 a.m.
Pitch Perfect? Analyzing the Passing Networks of Manhattan College Women's Soccer.
Alexandra Iovine*, Manhattan College
Janie Schlauder, Manhattan College
Helene R. Tyler, Manhattan College
(1096G51349) 
9:20 a.m.
How to Rate Bridge Players and Other Paired Competitors.
T. S. Michael*, U. S. Naval Academy
(1096G52271) 
9:40 a.m.
The Minimum Number of Contests Needed for a Ranking Method to Approach Optimal Performance.
E. Cabral Balriera, Trinity University
Charles D. Wessell*, Gettysburg College
(1096G52284) 
10:00 a.m.
When Do We Know? Using Mathematics in NASCAR ranking.
Danielle Shepherd*, College of Wooster
Timothy Chartier, Davidson College
Kenneth Massey, CarsonNewman University
(1096G52503) 
10:20 a.m.
Estimating Goal Probabilities in the NHL.
Calla Glavin*, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
Brian Macdonald, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
(1096G52703) 
10:40 a.m.
Predicting team and player performance in hockey.
Brian Macdonald*, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY
(1096G52707)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Putting a Theme in a History of Mathematics Course
Room 339, BCC
Organizers:
Eugene Boman, Pennsylvanis State University, Harrisburg ecb5@psu.edu
Robert Rogers, SUNY Fredonia

8:00 a.m.
HoM Courses to Inspire Liberal Arts Majors (and Others): A Menu of Eleven Organizing Themes.
Emelie A. Kenney*, Siena College
(1096K1534) 
8:20 a.m.
A History of Math Class Centered Around the Development of Number, Operation, and Solving Equations.
Diana White*, University of Colorado Denver
(1096K11884) 
8:40 a.m.
Bringing together "older" and "newer" mathematics.
Dorothee Jane Blum*, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
(1096K11932) 
9:00 a.m.
A web journey through the history of mathematics: two approaches Part I.
Joseph P. Brennan*, University of Central Florida
(1096K12419) 
9:20 a.m.
A Web Journey Through the History of Mathematics: Two Approaches Part II.
Tammy Muhs*, University of Central Florida
(1096K12500) 
9:40 a.m.
Mathematical Impossibilities.
Alex M McAllister*, Centre College
(1096K12568) 
10:00 a.m.
Return to Infinity in the History of Mathematics Classroom.
Thomas Drucker*, University of WisconsinWhitewater
(1096K151) 
10:20 a.m.
New approaches in History of Mathematics courses.
Satish C Bhatnagar*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
(1096K11254) 
10:40 a.m.
Giuseppe Peano and Writing in a History Course.
James T Smith*, San Francisco State University
(1096K1331)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Statistical Modeling, Big Data, and Computing
Room 313, BCC

8:00 a.m.
Effect of Sample Size on the Performance of Ordinary Least Squares and Geographically Weighted Regression.
Mitra Lal Devkota*, South Dakota State University
Gary D Hatfield, South Dakota State University
Rajesh Chintala, South Dakota State University
(109662870) 
8:15 a.m.
Anthropometric indicators of obesity in Native American Adolescents and Exploratory Data Analysis.
Margaret N. Barth, California Baptist University
Melissa Wiggington, California Baptist University
Benjamin David Knisley*, California Baptist University
Hanna Stipeak, California Baptist University
Grace Crosby, California Baptist University
Linn Carothers, California Baptist University
(1096621812) 
8:30 a.m.
A Primary Study of Bisphosphonate Medications on Osteopathic Fractures for Male Patients in VA Healthcare System.
Mingfei Li*, Bentley University
(1096622558) 
8:45 a.m.
To pool or not to pool.
Mouchumi Bhattacharyya*, University of the Pacific
(1096622393) 
9:00 a.m.
A Sequential Approach to Detecting Change Points.
Eric Ruggieri*, College of the Holy Cross
(1096622357) 
9:15 a.m.
Verification techniques for Bayesian model calibration.
Mami T Wentworth*, North Carolina State University
Ralph C Smith, North Carolina State University
(1096621051) 
9:30 a.m.
Dependence and Association Concepts through Copulas.
Zheng Wei*, Las Cruces
Tonghui Wang, New Mexico State University
Wararit Panichkitkosolkul, Thammasat University, Thailand
(109662372) 
9:45 a.m.
Hierarchical Representation for HighDimensional Data in Music Structure Tasks.
Katherine M. Kinnaird*, Dartmouth College
(1096622288) 
10:00 a.m.
Information Theoretic Partition Determination for Data Mining.
Paul B Deignan*, University of Texas at Dallas
(1096682441) 
10:15 a.m.
Exploration of Flocking Clustering Algorithms for Information Display and Derivation of Structures in Big Data.
Ahlam E Tannouri*, Morgan State University
Sam F Tannouri, Morgan State University
(1096682717) 
10:30 a.m.
The Newton's Method Backpropagation Algorithm for Holomorphic ComplexValued Neural Networks.
Diana Thomson La Corte*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(1096681973) 
10:45 a.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Toric Geometry of Hypergraphs.
Despina Stasi*, Pennsylvania State University
Sonja Petrovic, Illinois Institute of Technology
Elizabeth Gross, North Carolina State University
(109668284)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Teaching with Technology: Impact, Evaluation, and Reflection, I
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Peter Gavin LaRose, University of Michigan glarose@umich.edu

8:00 a.m.
A complete technological transformation: From chalk to clickers and PowerPoint.
Joe Latulippe*, Norwich University
(1096M52501) 
8:20 a.m.
Taylor Turret Battle: An HTML5 video game teaching students to understand Taylor Approximation.
Jason Cantarella*, University of Georgia
(1096M537) 
8:40 a.m.
Math Achievements: Gamification and Online Homework.
Geoff R Goehle*, Western Carolina University
(1096M5945) 
9:00 a.m.
Enhancing Student Writing with LaTeX, and MATLAB in Multivariable Calculus.
Eric Sullivan*, Carroll College
(1096M5138) 
9:20 a.m.
To What Extent Does Visualization Improve Conceptual Understanding in Multivariable Calculus?
Paul E. Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
(1096M52634) 
9:40 a.m.
Maplets for Calculus: Impact on Learning and Other Lessons Learned.
Douglas B Meade*, University of South Carolina
Philip B Yasskin, Texas A&M University
(1096M52668) 
10:00 a.m.
Student Blogging in Major Courses.
Andrew Cooper*, North Carolina State University
(1096M5551) 
10:20 a.m.
WeBWorK Online Homework in an Introduction to Proofs course.
John Travis*, Mississippi College
(1096M51678) 
10:40 a.m.
WeBWorK: Building the Next Generation to Make an Impact in the Classroom.
Peter L Staab*, Fitchburg State University
(1096M52073)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on USE Math: Undergraduate Sustainability Experiences in the Introductory Mathematics Classroom
Room 349, BCC
Organizers:
Ben Galluzzo, Shippensburg University bjgalluzzo@ship.edu
Monika Kiss, Saint Leo University
Corrine Taylor, Wellesley College

8:00 a.m.
Commuting: A Sustainability Activity in an Intermediate Algebra Course.
Charles Buehrle*, Harrisburg Area Community College
(1096P12600) 
8:20 a.m.
USE Math in FirstYear Seminar.
Amanda I Beecher*, Ramapo College of New Jersey
(1096P11642) 
8:40 a.m.
To Mauna Loa and back again: bringing analysis of climate change data to life.
Lily S Khadjavi*, Loyola Marymount University
(1096P12712) 
9:00 a.m.
Arctic Sea Ice Activities in Class.
Bill Bauldry*, Appalachian State University
Victor Donnay, Bryn Mawr College
Lynn Reed, Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation
(1096P11878) 
9:20 a.m.
Is it "Worth It" to Change Your Light Bulbs?
Elizabeth Biernat*, Bryn Mawr College
Victor Donnay, Bryn Mawr College
Hannah Weinstein, University of Pennsylvania
(1096P11868) 
9:40 a.m.
Should I Unplug?
Lori Carmack*, Salisbury University
(1096P11423) 
10:00 a.m.
Using Solar Panels to Teach Integration.
Victor J. Donnay*, Bryn Mawr College
(1096P11137) 
10:20 a.m.
Multilevel Undergraduate Research in Sustainable Water Use for Agriculture Management.
Kathleen R Fowler*, Clarkson University
(1096P12518) 
10:40 a.m.
Climate Models and Differential Equations.
James A. Walsh*, Oberlin College
(1096P1147)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:25 a.m.
AWM Workshop Presentations, I
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
Erin Chambers, Saint Louis University
Kathryn Leonard, California State University Channel Islands
Luminita Vese, University of California, Los Angeles

8:00 a.m.
Bayesian Abel Inversion with MCMC Sampling in Quantitative Xray Radiography.
Marylesa Howard*, National Security Technologies
Michael Fowler, National Security Technologies
Aaron Luttman, Clarkson University
(109662239) 
8:30 a.m.
Computational Symmetry for Automatic Pattern Discovery.
Yanxi Liu*, Penn State University
(1096202223) 
9:00 a.m.
Partially blind deblurring of barcode from outoffocus blur.
Yifei Lou*, University of California Irvine
Ernie Esser, University of California Irvine
Hongkai Zhao, University of California Irvine
Jack Xin, University of California Irvine
(109668281) 
9:30 a.m.
Open questions in userguided manual 3D image segmentation.
Cindy Grimm*, Oregon State University
Ruth West, University of North Texas
Tao Ju, Washington University in St. Louis
Michelle Vaughan, Washington University in St. Louis
Ross Sowell, Cornell College
(1096512750) 
10:00 a.m.
Prior Information Guided Image Denoising and Reconstruction.
Jing Qin*, UCLA
Weihong Guo, Case Western Reserve University
(109649285)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Recent Mathematical Developments in Imaging
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Weihong Guo, Case Western Reserve University
Luminita Vese, University of California Los Angeles lvese@math.ucla.edu

8:00 a.m.
A New Detailpreserving Regularity Scheme.
Weihong Guo*, Case Western Reserve University
Jing Qin, University of California, Los Angeles
Wotao Yin, University of California, Los Angeles
(1096491967) 
8:30 a.m.
Generalized shrinkage and penalty functions.
Rick Chartrand*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(1096901846) 
9:00 a.m.
Riemannian Metrics on Spaces of Deformable Images and Measures: from Singular to Smooth.
Laurent Younes*, Johns Hopkins University
(1096581529) 
9:30 a.m.
Operatorbased Data Fusion.
Alexander Cloninger, University of Maryland College Park
Wojciech Czaja*, University of Maryland College Park
Timothy Doster, University of Maryland College Park
(1096432606) 
10:00 a.m.
Numerical Approximation Methods for NonUniform Fourier Data.
Anne Gelb, Arizona State University
Aditya Viswanathan*, California Institute of Technology
(1096651946) 
10:30 a.m.
Intensity Nonuniformity Correction Method in MR Imaing.
Yunho Kim*, Dept. Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University
Hemant Tagare, Dept. Diagnostic Radiology and Dept. Biomedical Engineering, Yale University
(1096491596)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Knots and Their Invariants
Room 311, BCC

8:15 a.m.
Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume.
Adam Giambrone*, Michigan State University
(1096571260) 
8:30 a.m.
Patterns and Stability in the Coefficients of the Colored Jones Polynomial.
Katherine P. Walsh*, University of California, San Diego
(1096542457) 
8:45 a.m.
The Wriggle Polynomial.
Lena C Folwaczny*, Urbana, IL
Louis Kauffman, University of Illinois, Chicago
(1096542671) 
9:00 a.m.
The popswitch planar algebra and the JonesWenzl projections.
Ellie A Grano*, Pepperdine University
(1096542743) 
9:15 a.m.
Positive Links.
Tim D. Cochran, Rice University
Eamonn Tweedy*, Rice University
(1096572509) 
9:30 a.m.
The fractal nature of the knot concordance group.
Arunima Ray*, Rice University
(1096572294) 
9:45 a.m.
Some Results Concerning Quantum Invariants of Links and 3manifolds.
Matt Sequin*, Rutgers University
(1096571569) 
10:00 a.m.
The Three Loop Invariant.
Heather A Dye*, McKendree University
Micah Chrisman, Monmouth University
(1096572029) 
10:15 a.m.
Ruling polynomials and augmentations over finite fields.
Michael Brad Henry*, Siena College
Dan Rutherford, University of Arkansas
(1096571266) 
10:30 a.m.
Satellites of Legendrian knots and representations of the ChekanovEliashberg algebra.
Lenhard Ng, Duke University
Dan Rutherford*, University of Arkansas
(1096571929) 
10:45 a.m.
Bridge numbers of knots in the page of an open book.
R Sean Bowman*, Oklahoma State University
Jesse Johnson, Oklahoma State University
(1096571672)

8:15 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Assorted Topics, II
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:15 a.m.
Correspondence between geometric and differential definitions of the sine and cosine.
Horia I. Petrache*, Department of Physics, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
(1096VR2577) 
8:30 a.m.
Infimal Convolution of Convex SetValued Mappings.
Qingxia Li, Lincoln University
James Schrader*, Lincoln University
(1096VR2403) 
8:45 a.m.
Tiling properties of spectra of measures.
Dorin Dutkay, University of Central Florida
John Haussermann*, University of Central Florida
(1096VR2222) 
9:00 a.m.
Differentiability at Infinity: Wrapping Curves Around the Sphere.
McKenzie R Lamb*, Ripon College
(1096VR1865) 
9:15 a.m.
Discussion. 
9:15 a.m.
How Low Can You Go? Estimating the Maximum of a Polynomial.
Hope K Snyder*, Washington & Jefferson College
Dorothy Klein, Kent State University
Ryann Cartor, Bellarmine University
Rachel Carleton, Hollins University
Andrew Tonge, Kent State University
(1096VR2221) 
9:30 a.m.
Discovering Universal Connections in Mathematics Through Native American Culture.
Charles Peter Funkhouser*, California State University Fullerton
Miles R. Pfahl, Turtle Mountain Community College
Harriet C. Edwards, California State University Fullerton
(1096VR522) 
9:45 a.m.
Matrices, Twin Pythagorean Triples, and Pell Numbers.
Jathan W. Austin*, Salisbury University
(1096VR366) 
10:00 a.m.
Transforming Sequences of Pythagorean Triples.
Homer W. Austin*, Salisbury University
(1096VR1049) 
10:15 a.m.
Tiling $m$Deficient Mutilated Chessboards with $m$Polyominoes.
Kimberly Phillips*, Washington & Jefferson College
(1096VR1188) 
10:30 a.m.
Properties of the $(a,b)$Fibonacci Sequence, Modulo $m$.
Marc S. Renault*, Shippensburg University
(1096VR2125) 
10:45 a.m.
Algebraic Structure of Fuzzy Numbers.
Chuang Peng*, Morehouse College
(1096VR2356)

8:15 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:20 a.m.10:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics Experiences in Business, Industry, and Government, II
Room 345, BCC
Organizers:
Carla Martin, James Madison University carla.dee@gmail.com
Phil Gustafson, Mesa State University
Michael Monticino, University of North Texas

8:20 a.m.
A Starbucks Coffee in less than 5 minutes?
Brandon R Theiss*, Rutgers University
(1096H1620) 
8:40 a.m.
Use Convexity, Not 'Compactness', When Measuring the Shape of Legislative Districts.
James R. Bozeman*, Lyndon State College
Timothy Nicholson, University of Wyoming
Matthew Pilling, University of Rhode Island
Melissa A. Rosato, Lyndon State College
(1096H11543) 
9:00 a.m.
A 3D face imaging method with applications to biometric identification.
Thomas Höft*, University of St. Thomas
(1096H12116) 
9:20 a.m.
Math in the City: Modeling ground water cycles based on local data.
Kathryn A Haymaker*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Alexandra Seceleanu, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1096H1731) 
9:40 a.m.
Orderly Chaos (in the Stock Market).
Andy Niedermaier*, Jane Street Capital
(1096H1216) 
10:00 a.m.
An Application of Computational Algebraic Geometry to RealWorld Signal Processing Problems in an Industrial Organization.
John Sadowsky*, Zeta Associates Incorporated
(1096H1316) 
10:20 a.m.
A New National Program: Preparing Students for Business, Industry, and Government.
Michael Dorff*, Brigham Young University
Linda Braddy, MAA
Reza MalekMadani, U.S. Naval Academy
Suzanne Weekes, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(1096H12081)

8:20 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Representation Theory of padic Groups and Automorphic Forms, I
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Arsalan Chademan, University of Kurdistan
Manouchehr Misaghian, Prairie View A&M University mamisaghian@pvamu.edu

8:30 a.m.
$R$groups and reducibility for inner forms of classical groups.
Kwangho Choiy, Oklahoma State University
David Goldberg*, Purdue University
(1096221979) 
9:00 a.m.
Using types and lattice models to relate thetacorrespondences.
David C Manderscheid*, The Ohio State University
(1096222358) 
9:30 a.m.
Converse Theorems.
Muthu Krishnamurthy*, University of Iowa
(1096112432) 
10:00 a.m.
Types and covers for some quaternionic hermitian groups.
Thomas L. Madsen*, University of Oklahoma
(1096221850) 
10:30 a.m.
An observation for the supercuspidal representation of $GL_2$ and its applications.
Yueke Hu*, University of WisconsinMadison
(109611968)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMS Session on C*Algebras and Analysis
Room 323, BCC

8:30 a.m.
Solvable Leibniz Algebras with Heisenberg Nilradical.
Lindsey BoskoDunbar, Spring Hill College
Jonathan D Dunbar, Spring Hill College
J.T. Hird, West Virginia University, Institute of Technology
Kristen Stagg*, The University of Texas at Tyler
(1096172373) 
8:45 a.m.
Classifiaction theorems for operators preserving zeros in a strip.
P. Brändén, KTH (Royal Institute of Technology), Stockholm
M. Chasse*, KTH (Royal Institute of Technology), Stockholm
(1096462045) 
9:00 a.m.
On PedersenTakahasi Theorem for locally C*algebras.
Alexander A. Katz*, St. John's University, NY, USA
(1096461301) 
9:15 a.m.
Finitely Aligned Semigroupoids and Tight C$^*$algebras.
Allan P. Donsig, University of NebraskaLincoln
David Milan*, University of Texas at Tyler
(1096472745) 
9:30 a.m.
Orlicz spaces, Lorentz spaces, and selfimproving OrliczPoincaré inequalities: Connections and consequences.
Noel Ramsey DeJarnette*, University of Illinois
(1096461060) 
9:45 a.m.
Continuoustrace graph $C^*$algebras.
Danny Wray Crytser*, Dartmouth College
(1096461704) 
10:00 a.m.
Some Remarks on Positivity in Operator Algebras.
Clifford A Bearden, University of Houston
David P Blecher, University of Houston
Sonia Sharma*, State University of New York at Cortland
(109646516) 
10:15 a.m.
Proof of a conjecture of Andrew Gleason for uniform algebras on manifolds.
Swarup Narayan Ghosh*, Bowling Green State University
(1096461833) 
10:30 a.m.
Ergodic Jacobi matrices and conformal maps.
Injo Hur*, University of Oklahoma
(1096461897)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on History and Philosophy of Mathematics
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

8:30 a.m.
History of Applications of Operations Research (Yun Ch'ou Hsueh) Methods in China (1958  1960).
Jean W Richard*, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York (CUNY)
Hong Yuan, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York (CUNY)
(1096VC2565) 
8:45 a.m.
Contribution of the Muslim Scientists in the field of mathematics.
Salar Alsardary*, University of the Sciences
Mohammad Haraaz, IT Consultant, IBM
(1096VC2137) 
9:00 a.m.
A Kin Relations Lesson in Ethnomathematics: A Tribute to Marcia Ascher.
Ximena Catepillan*, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Cynthia Taylor, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
(1096VC1616) 
9:15 a.m.
Thomas Leybourn and The Mathematical Repository.
William Zachary Wallace*, Western Carolina University
(1096VC568) 
9:30 a.m.
And Cantor said to God: I come away with You.
Rosanna Iembo*, University of Calabria, Italy
Irene Iaccarino, School of Music, Crotone, Italy
(1096VC1018) 
9:45 a.m.
Techniques from the Ancients for Verification of Right Angles.
John C.D. Diamantopoulos*, Northeastern State University
Cynthia Huffman Woodburn, Pittsburg State University
(1096VC91) 
10:00 a.m.
Methods of solving complex problems: history of mathematics approach.
Ellina Grigorieva*, Texas Woman's University
(1096VC696) 
10:15 a.m.
The Development of Algebraic Symbolism for Preservice Teachers.
Robert Rogers*, SUNY Fredonia
(1096VC1713) 
10:30 a.m.
On Proofs Without Words and Beyond.
Tim Doyle, Whitman College
Lauren Kutler, Whitman College
Robin Miller, Whitman College
Albert Schueller*, Whitman College
(1096VC329) 
10:45 a.m.
A Course to Address the Issue of Diversity.
James F Kiernan*, Brooklyn College (CUNY)
(1096VC1896)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:30 a.m.9:50 a.m.
MAA Committee on Technologies in Mathematics EducationMAA Committee on the Undergraduate Program in MathematicsWEBSIGMAA Panel Discussion
Two worlds collide: MOOCs and the ivory tower.
Room 307, BCC
Organizers:
John Travis, Misissippi College
Martha Siegel, Towson University
Panelists:
Keith Devlin, Stanford University
Robert Ghrist, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Starbird, University of Texas at Austin
Marilyn Carlson, Arizona State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibits and Book Sales
Exhibit Hall F, 100 Level, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
Which powers of a holomorphic function are integrable?
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Christopher D. Hacon*, University of Utah
(109614955) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
The asymptotic structure of unstable theories.
Room 319, BCC
Maryanthe Malliaris*, University of Chicago
(1096031373) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #8: Part B
Directing undergraduate research.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Aparna Higgins, University of Dayton 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
SESSION CANCELLED: MAA Minicourse #6: Part B
Historical roleplaying in the mathematics classroom.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
John P. Curran, Eastern Michigan University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse: #13: Part B
Teaching an applied topology course.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Colin Adams, Williams College
Robert Franzosa, University of Maine 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Presentation
Demonstration for professional mathematicians as participants.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Zeitz, University of San Francisco
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Student Hospitality/Information Center
Swing Hall, 100 Level, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
NAM Panel Discussion
Title to be announced.
Room 326, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
The complexity of isomorphism problems in symbolic dynamics.
Room 319, BCC
Su Gao*, University of North Texas 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Workshop
Weird ways to work with pi: An accessible and interactive presentation for middleand highschool educators.
Room 327, BCC
Presenters:
James Tanton, St. Mark's School 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
NAM Business Meeting
Room 326, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
Heron, Newton, Euler, and Barney.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
William Dunham*, Muhlenberg College
(1096A012) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 11:10 a.m.11:40 a.m.
MAA Business Meeting
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Chairs:
Robert Devaney, Boston University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 11:45 a.m.12:15 p.m.
AMS Business Meeting
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
NAM ClaytorWoodard Lecture
On the structure of $\beta S_J$.
Room 326, BCC
Arthur D. Grainger*, Morgan State University
(1096202789) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic and Analytic Aspects of Integrable Systems and Painlevé Equations, II
Room 320, BCC
Organizers:
Anton Dzhamay, University of Northern Colorado
Kenichi Maruno, University of TexasPan America
Christopher Ormerod, California Institute of Technology christopher.ormerod@gmail.com

1:00 p.m.
Padé interpolation and hypergeometric series.
Masatoshi Noumi*, Kobe University, Japan
(109633875) 
2:00 p.m.
Schrödinger systems from hypergeometric integrals of Euler type.
Hajime Nagoya*, Rikkyo University
(109633770) 
2:30 p.m.
Dispersionless limits of Hirota equations for map enumeration.
Virgil U Pierce*, University of Texas  Pan American
(1096351747) 
3:00 p.m.
The inverse scattering transform for the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation with fully asymmetric nonzero boundary conditions.
Barbara Prinari*, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and University of Salento
(1096352156) 
3:30 p.m.
Nonlinear Schrodinger systems with nonzero boundary conditions.
Gino Biondini*, State University of New York at Buffalo
(1096352421) 
4:00 p.m.
An ISTlike solution to the Cauchy problem for a soliton cellular automaton.
Ralph Willox*, the University of Tokyo
Alfred Ramani, Ecole Polytechnique
Basil Grammaticos, Paris VII & XI University
Junkichi Satsuma, Aoyama Gakuin University
(109639556) 
4:30 p.m.
Twisted reductions of integrable lattice equations, and their Lax representations.
Christopher M Ormerod*, California Institute of Technology
(1096391676) 
5:00 p.m.
The pentagram map and the discrete Boussinesq equation.
Kenichi Maruno*, The University of Texas  Pan American
Jarmo Hietarinta, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Turku
(1096392268) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Banach Spaces, Metric Embeddings, and Applications, II
Room 331, BCC
Organizers:
Mikhail Ostrovskii, St. John's University ostrovsm@stjohns.edu
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University

1:00 p.m.
Coarse differentiation of Lipschitz functions.
Sean Li*, The University of Chicago
(1096461224) 
1:30 p.m.
$L_1$ embeddings of geometrically restricted planar graphs.
Anastasios Sidiropoulos*, The Ohio State University
(1096682239) 
2:00 p.m.
Markov type and threshold embeddings.
Yuval Peres*, Microsoft Research
(1096462330) 
3:00 p.m.
Uniform embedding of groups into Banach spaces.
Mark Sapir*, Vanderbilt University
(109620383) 
4:00 p.m.
Superexpanders.
Assaf Naor*, New York University, Courant Institute
(109651440) 
5:00 p.m.
Negative type properties of finite ultrametric spaces.
Anthony R Weston*, Canisius College
(109646642) 
5:30 p.m.
Expanders and Ktheory.
Rufus Willett*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(109619384) 
6:00 p.m.
Lipschitz $p$nuclear operators from a finite metric space into a Banach space.
Dongyang Chen, Xiamen University
Bentuo Zheng*, University of Memphis
(109646606)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #2: Part B
CATALST: Introductory statistics using randomization and bootstrap methods.
Room 342, BCC
Presenters:
Andrew Zieffler, University of Minnesota
Robert delMas, University of Minnesota
Nicola Parker, University of Minnesota 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Categorical Topology, II
Room 330, BCC
Organizers:
Frédéric Mynard, Georgia Southern University fmynard@georgiasouthern.edu
Gavin Seal, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

1:00 p.m.
The reflection of certain categories of domains in the category of commutative semiprime rings.
Robert Rapael, Concordia University, Montreal Canada
John Kennison*, Clark University
(109613746) 
2:00 p.m.
Regularity, function spaces and contractive extensions in Convergence Approach Spaces.
Eva Colebunders, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Frederic Mynard*, Georgia Southern University
William Trott, Georgia Southern University
(1096541542) 
2:30 p.m.
Duality of topological algebras and bornologies.
Gábor Lukács*, Halifax, NS
(1096181963) 
3:30 p.m.
The EscardóLawsonSimpson Construction.
Jean GoubaultLarrecq*, ENS Cachan
(1096181118) 
4:30 p.m.
Cauchy Continuous Actions.
Bernd Losert, University of Central Florida
Gary Richardson*, University of Central Florida
(109654507) 
5:00 p.m.
Convergence Space Actions.
Hatim Boustique*, Valencia College
Bernd Losert, University of Central Florida
Gary Richardson, University of Central Florida
(109654510)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Communication of Mathematics via Interactive Activities
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Benjamin Levitt, National Museum of Mathematics levitt@momath.org
Glen Whitney, National Museum of Mathematics

1:00 p.m.
The Meaning of the Mean.
Bobson Wong*, Bayside High School
(109662224) 
1:30 p.m.
Shapes (and Rates) of Vases.
Heidi Burgiel*, Bridgewater State University
(1096971928) 
2:00 p.m.
The effects of STEAMcentered modules on student learning.
Christina C Chestnut*, Stoked on STEAM
Anneliese E Haines, Stoked on STEAM
L E Nichols, Stoked on STEAM
(1096972072) 
2:30 p.m.
Inquirybased problem solving strategies through interactive approaches for engaging students in mathematics.
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer*, George Mason University
Jennifer Suh, George Mason University
(109697294) 
3:00 p.m.
Permutation Playthings and Transformation Toys.
Thomas Q. Sibley*, St. John's University, College of St. Benedict
(109620341) 
3:30 p.m.
Using Technology Tools to Communicate Mathematics.
Sandra Richardson*, Virginia State University
(1096971732) 
4:00 p.m.
iMPaCTMath: Using Programming Activities to Motivate Exploration of Foundational Concepts in HighSchool Algebra.
Kien H Lim*, University of Texas at El Paso
Eric Freudenthal, University of Texas at El Paso
(109697664) 
4:30 p.m.
Crafting activities which analyze QR codes.
Sarah E. Anderson*, Clemson University
Gretchen L. Matthews, Clemson University
(109697830) 
5:00 p.m.
How Calculators Calculate: The Good, The Bad, The Truly UglyA HandsOn Tour.
Paul R Bouthellier*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(109665195) 
5:30 p.m.
Chocolate covered pi.
Tim Chartier*, Davidson College
Austin Totty, Hammond School
(109665781)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on De Bruijn Sequences and Their Generalizations, II
Room 303, BCC
Organizers:
Abbas Alhakim, American University of Beirut aa145@aub.edu.lb
Steven Butler, Iowa State University

1:00 p.m.
A potpourri of generalized De Bruijn sequences.
Anant P Godbole*, East Tennessee State University
(10960536) 
1:30 p.m.
A 'Hot Potato' Gray code for Permutations.
Xi Sisi Shen*, Columbia University
Aaron Williams, McGill University
(109605378) 
2:00 p.m.
Modified de Bruijn Sequences and mSequences.
Solomon W Golomb*, University of Southern California
(1096051226) 
3:00 p.m.
Greedy Constructions of de Bruijn Sequences and Gray Codes.
Aaron Williams*, University of Guelph
(1096052515) 
3:30 p.m.
Generating and Compressing De Bruijn Sequences Using Preference Diagrams.
Abbas M Alhakim*, American University of Beirut
(109605601) 
4:00 p.m.
A Point of Tangency Between Combinatorics and Differential Geometry.
Francis C. Motta*, Colorado State University
Patrick D. Shipman, Colorado State University
Bethany Springer, Regis University
(1096051750)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Dispersive and Geometric Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 322, BCC
Organizers:
Shuanglin Shao, University of Kansas
Chongchun Zeng, Georgia Institute of Technology
Shijun Zheng, Georgia Southern University szheng@GeorgiaSouthern.edu

1:00 p.m.
Uniform estimates for Fourier restriction to polynomial curves in $\mathbb R^d$.
Betsy Stovall*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(1096421562) 
1:30 p.m.
BochnerRiesz estimates for functions with vanishing Fourier transform.
Michael Goldberg*, University of Cincinnati
(1096421403) 
2:00 p.m.
Discrete Fourier restriction associated with Schrödinger equations.
Yi Hu*, Georgia Southern University
Xiaochun Li, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(109642178) 
2:30 p.m.
Derivation of the 1D focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation from quantum manybody dynamics.
Xuwen Chen, Brown University
Justin Holmer*, Brown University
(1096351706) 
3:00 p.m.
The nonlinear Schrodinger equation on quotients of the Euclidean space.
Benoit Pausader*, Princeton University
(1096351912) 
3:30 p.m.
Stability of traveling waves of GrossPitaevskii equation.
Zhiwu Lin*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Chongchun Zeng, Georgia Institute of Technology
Zhengping Wang, Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics
(1096351915) 
4:00 p.m.
Gibbs measure evolution and probabilistic global wellposedness for radial nonlinear Schrödinger and wave equations on the unit ball.
Aynur Bulut*, University of Michigan and IAS
(1096352728) 
4:30 p.m.
Invariant measures for the BenjaminOno equation.
Yu Deng*, Princeton University
(1096352068) 
5:00 p.m.
LiYau type gradient estimates and new bound estimates for the parabolic kernel of the Schrödinger operator on manifolds with negative curvature.
Junfang Li, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Xiangjin Xu*, Binghamton UniversitySUNY
(109635273) 
5:30 p.m.
Wellposedness of the ChernSimonsSchroedinger System.
Paul Smith*, UC Berkeley
Baoping Liu, University of Chicago
(1096352008) 
6:00 p.m.
Recent development on sharp MoserTrudingerAdams type inequalities.
Nguyen H Lam*, Wayne State University
(1096351248)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Ergodic Theory and Symbolic Dynamics, III
Room 302, BCC
Organizers:
Aimee Johnson, Swarthmore College aimee@swarthmore.edu
Cesar Silva, Williams College

1:00 p.m.
Optimally Topologically Transitive Orbits of the Bernoulli Shift Map.
Francis C. Motta*, Colorado State University
Patrick D Shipman, Colorado State University
Bethany Springer, Regis University
(109637841) 
1:30 p.m.
Topological mixing for residual sets of interval exchange transformations.
Jon Chaika*, University of Utah
Jon Fickensher, Princeton University
(109637916) 
2:00 p.m.
Weakly Mixing Vs. Rigid in the Infinite Setting.
Kelly B Yancey*, University of Maryland
Rachel Bayless, Agnes Scott College
(1096371610) 
2:30 p.m.
Speedup equivalence of ergodic $\mathbb{Z}^d$actions.
David M. McClendon*, Ferris State University
Aimee S.A. Johnson, Swarthmore College
(109637415) 
3:00 p.m.
The isomorphism problem for rank1 systems.
Su Gao, University of North Texas
Aaron Hill*, University of North Texas
(109637209) 
3:30 p.m.
Second Order Ergodic Theorem for Substitution Tiling Systems.
Konstantin Medynets*, United States Naval Academy
Boris Solomyak, University of Washington
(109637469) 
4:00 p.m.
Orbit Equivalence Classes of $p$adic Transformations.
Joanna Marie Furno*, Dickinson College
(1096372090) 
4:30 p.m.
Weak Rational Ergodicity and RankOne Transformations.
Jane Wang*, Princeton University
Francisc Bozgan, UCLA
Anthony Sanchez, Arizona State University
Cesar E Silva, Williams College
David Stevens, Williams College
(1096371919) 
5:00 p.m.
Parry's topological transitivity and $f$expansions.
E. Arthur Robinson, Jr.*, George Washington University
(109637427) 
5:30 p.m.
Bernoulli properties and Julia sets for maps of the real projective plane.
Jane M. Hawkins*, NSF/University of N. Carolina at Chapel Hill
(109637495)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Global Dynamics and Bifurcations of Difference Equations, II
Room 329, BCC
Organizers:
Mustafa Kulenovic, University of Rhode Island
Orlando Merino, University of Rhode Island merino@math.uri.edu

1:00 p.m.
Global Dynamics of Triangular maps.
Saber N. Elaydi*, Trinity University
E Balreira, Trinity University
R Luis, Portugal
(109639663) 
1:30 p.m.
Pseudoautomorphisms of point blowups of projective space.
Eric Bedford*, Stony Brook University
(1096371127) 
2:00 p.m.
Pseudoautomorphims with an invariant elliptic curve.
Eric Bedford, Indiana University
Jeffery Diller, University of Notre Dame
Kyounghee Kim*, Florida State University
(109637876) 
2:30 p.m.
Bifurcations In A DiscreteTime SIMS Epidemic Model with PredatorInduced and Mating LimitationInduced Allee Effects.
AbdulAziz Yakubu*, Howard University
Najat Ziyadi, Morgan State University
(109692470) 
3:00 p.m.
Nabla Fractional Difference Equations.
Allan Peterson*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(109639439) 
3:30 p.m.
Surprising Properties of Fractional Difference Operators.
Christopher S. Goodrich*, University of Rhode Island
(1096392447) 
4:00 p.m.
Reducibility of Planar Systems.
H. Sedaghat*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(1096391724) 
4:30 p.m.
Generalised fractional HermiteHadamard Inequalities involving mconvexity and (s,m)convexity.
George A Anastassiou*, University of Memphis
(10962625) 
5:00 p.m.
Global Dynamics of Quadratic Second Order Difference Equation in the First Quadrant.
Jasmin Bektesevic, University of Sarajevo
Mustafa R. S. Kulenovic*, University of Rhode Island
Esmir Pilav, University of Sarajevo
(1096391537)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
CANCELLED: MAA Minicourse: #10: Part B
Heavenly mathematics: The forgotten art of spherical trigonometry.
Room 344, BCC
Presenters:
Glen Van Brummelen, Quest University
Joel Silverberg, Roger Williams University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Heavy Tailed Probability Distributions and Their Applications, II
Room 301, BCC
Organizers:
Tuncay Alparslan, American University alparsla@american.edu
John P. Nolan, American University

1:00 p.m.
Ruin with Single and Multiple Streams of Stable Claims.
U. Tuncay Alparslan*, American University
(1096602331) 
1:30 p.m.
Tempered fractional stable motion.
Farzad Sabzikar*, Michigan State University
Mark M Meerschaert, Michigan State University
(1096601074) 
2:00 p.m.
Properties of tempered stable distributions.
Michael Grabchak*, UNC Charlotte
(109660958) 
2:30 p.m.
Trace estimates for relativistic stable processes.
Hyunchul Park*, The College of William and Mary
Renming Song, UIUC
(109660179) 
3:00 p.m.
On a class of stable random processes that are selfsimilar but do not have stationary increments.
Joshua Levy*, University of Massachusetts Lowell
(109660313) 
3:30 p.m.
Calibration of Stable Distributions to Option Prices.
Jeff Hamrick*, University of San Francisco
(1096602718)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Highlighting Achievements and Contributions of Mathematicians of the African Diaspora, II
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Asamoah Nkwanta, Morgan State University asamoah.nkwanta@morgan.edu
Talitha M. Washington, Howard University

1:00 p.m.
Mathematics: A Foundation for Advancing Research in Graduate Engineering Education.
Monica Farmer Cox*, Purdue University
(109600767) 
1:30 p.m.
Mathematicians of the African Diaspora on the Web.
Donald R. King*, Northeastern University
(109601131) 
2:00 p.m.
Conferences for AfricanAmerican Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS).
William Alfred Massey*, Princeton University, Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering
(1096011920) 
2:30 p.m.
"Representing the Race": Black Mathematicians and the Paths to Excellence.
Erica N Walker*, Teachers College, Columbia University
(109601332) 
3:00 p.m.
Benjamin Banneker's Original Handwritten Document: Observations and Study of the Cicada.
Janet E Barber*, Central Michigan University and Prince George's Community College
Asamoah Nkwanta, Morgan State University
(109601100) 
3:30 p.m.
The Influence of John Robert Kline on AfricanAmerican Mathematics.
Idris Stovall*, University of Pennsylvania / The Franklin Institute
(1096011949) 
4:00 p.m.
African Americans in Topology.
Scott W. Williams*, University at Buffalo, SUNY
(109601104) 
4:30 p.m.
Mathematics at Howard University: 1900  1960.
James A. Donaldson*, Howard University
(109601514) 
5:00 p.m.
Learning Mathematics With Clarence Stephens.
Earl R Barnes*, Madison, Georgia
(109601536) 
5:30 p.m.
Understanding the Experiences African American Mathematics Scholars: A Success Based Framework to Promote and Cultivates Success and Persistence in Mathematics.
Roni M Ellington*, Morgan State University
(10969794)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Quantum Walks, Quantum Computation, and Related Topics, II
Room 323, BCC
Organizers:
Chaobin Liu, Bowie State University cliu@bowiestate.edu
Takuya Machida, University of Tokyo
Nelson Petulante, Bowie State University
Salvador E. VenegasAndraca, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de México

1:00 p.m.
Asymptotics of onedimensional quantum walks.
Tatsuya Tate*, Graduate School of Sciences, Tohoku University
(1096461885) 
1:30 p.m.
quantum walk and zeta function of a graph.
Iwao Sato*, Oyama National College of Technology
Norio Konno, Yokohama National University
Yusuke Higuchi, Showa University
Etsuo Segawa, Tohoku University
(1096601524) 
2:00 p.m.
Limit distribution of a 2state quantum walk on the line with a delocalized initial state.
Takuya Machida*, Research Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
(109681935) 
2:30 p.m.
Limit behaviors of quantum walks and spectral measure on the unit circle.
Etsuo Segawa*, Tohoku university
(1096601119) 
3:00 p.m.
Results on the Hölder continuity of spectral measures of an extended CMV matrix.
Darren C. Ong*, Rice University
Paul Munger, Rice University
(109647276) 
3:30 p.m.
Universal State Transfer.
Stephen Philip Cameron*, The College of William & Mary
Christino Tamon, Clarkson University
(1096152184) 
4:00 p.m.
A Characterization of Continuoustime Quantum Walk with Phase Parameters.
Clement Boateng Ampadu*, Boston, MA
(109660471) 
4:30 p.m.
Construction of a Functorial Euclidean QFT.
Santosh Kandel*, University of Notre Dame
(1096812414)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Reaction Diffusion Equations and Applications, II
Room 324, BCC
Organizers:
Jerome Goddard, II, Auburn University Montgomery jgoddard@aum.edu
Ratnasingham Shivaji, University of North Carolina Greensboro

1:00 p.m.
Evolutionary stability of ideal free dispersal in spatial population models with nonlocal dispersal.
Robert Stephen Cantrell, University of Miami
Chris Cosner*, University of Miami
Yuan Lou, Ohio State University
Daniel Ryan, NIMBioS
(1096921372) 
1:30 p.m.
DiffusionDriven Instability.
Georg Hetzer*, Auburn University
(1096351296) 
2:00 p.m.
Local behavior of Continua of Solutions for Asymptotically Linear Systems.
Maya Chhetri*, UNC Greensboro
Petr Girg, University of West Bohemia, Czech Republic
(1096351409) 
2:30 p.m.
Existence and nonexistence of positive solutions to exterior domain superlinear semipositone system.
A Abebe*, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
M Chhetri, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
L Sankar, Mississippi State University
R Shivaji, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(109635451) 
3:00 p.m.
Asymptotic Constancy for Solutions of Neutral Functional Partial Differential Equations.
M. N. Nkashama*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(1096352574) 
3:30 p.m.
Resonance problems with respect to the Fucik Spectrum.
Stephen Robinson*, Wake Forest University
Pavel Drabek, University of West Bohemia
(1096351521) 
4:00 p.m.
Bifurcation and multiplicity for elliptic equations with nonlinear boundary conditions.
N. Mavinga*, Swarthmore College
M. N. Nkashama, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(1096352562) 
4:30 p.m.
Approximations of Random Dispersal Operators/Equations by Nonlocal Dispersal Operators/Equations.
Wenxian Shen, Auburn University
Xiaoxia Xie*, Auburn University
(109635946) 
5:00 p.m.
Optimal fishery harvesting on a nonlinear parabolic PDE in a heterogeneous spatial domain.
Michael R. Kelly*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Suzanne Lenhart, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(109649649) 
5:30 p.m.
Traveling wave solutions with mixed dispersal for spatially periodic FisherKPP equations.
Aijun Zhang*, Drexel University
(1096371268)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Homogenization and Model Reduction Methods for Multiscale Phenomena, II
Room 318, BCC
Organizers:
Silvia Jiménez Bolaños, Worcester Polytechnic Institute silviajimenez@wpi.edu
Burt S. Tilley, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

1:00 p.m.
Double Negative Behavior in Metamaterials.
Yue Chen*, University of Kentucky
Robert Lipton, Louisiana State University
(109635334) 
1:30 p.m.
Finite element simulation of laminar threedimensional particulate flows.
Yuliya Gorb*, University of Houston
Dmitri Kuzmin, University ErlangenNuremberg, Germany
Otto Mierka, Dortmund University of Technology
(1096351815) 
2:00 p.m.
Reduction in complexity in Multiagents models.
PierreEmmanuel Jabin*, University of Maryland
Denis Talay, Inria SophiaAntipolis
(1096351692) 
2:30 p.m.
Homogenization of nonlinear elliptic operators and periodic approximations.
Alexander Pankov*, Morgan State University
(109635582) 
3:00 p.m.
Upscaling Reaction Rates from Pore to Core Scale.
W. Brent Lindquist*, Stony Brook University
Daesang Kim, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
(1096761889) 
3:30 p.m.
Soret effects in electrokineticallydriven heat exchangers for electronics applications.
B. S. Tilley*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
S. Jimenez, Colgate University
B. Vernescu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(109635478) 
4:00 p.m.
Homogenization for a kinetic description of selfassembly of fibrous materials.
Adrian Muntean*, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
(1096352019) 
4:30 p.m.
Ideally plastic composites.
Guillermo H Goldsztein*, Georgia Tech
(109674912) 
5:00 p.m.
Homogenization for Free Boundary Problems in Layered Porous Media.
Daniel M Anderson*, George Mason University
(1096761237) 
5:30 p.m.
On reconstruction of dynamic permeability and tortuosity of poroelastic materials.
M. Yvonne Ou*, University of Delaware
(1096821666)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Representation Theory of padic Groups and Automorphic Forms, II
Room 321, BCC
Organizers:
Arsalan Chademan, University of Kurdistan
Manouchehr Misaghian, Prairie View A&M University mamisaghian@pvamu.edu

1:00 p.m.
Building Toward a "Twisted" Theta Correspondence.
Christian Zorn*, Laurel, MD
(1096221244) 
1:30 p.m.
Test Vectors and Central Lvalues for GL(2).
Daniel W. File*, Muhlenberg College
Kimball Martin, University of Oklahoma
Ameya Pitale, University of Oklahoma
(1096112107) 
2:00 p.m.
A constuction of rigid analytic cohomology classes for split reductive linear algebraic groups.
Bonita Lynn Graham*, Wesleyan University
(1096111580)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in PostBaccalaureate Programs, IV
Room 328, BCC
Organizers:
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline JensenVallin, Slippery Rock University
Carl Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology
Darren Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology

1:00 p.m.
A graph theoretic analysis of betweenness centrality in transportation and biological networks.
Emily Carter*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Danielle Gonzalez, Rochester Institute of Technology
(109605106) 
1:30 p.m.
New Bounds on the Bipartite Ramsey Number $b$(2,5).
Alex WeinstockCollins*, Rochester Institute of Technology
Ethan Mark, University of California  Berkeley
(109605107) 
2:00 p.m.
Basins of attraction of ECM solutions of the LangKobayashi system.
Robyn Ferg*, St. Olaf College
Anna Szczekutowicz, Rutgers University
(109637108) 
2:30 p.m.
Community detection in graphs based on a generalization of modularity.
David Mehrle*, Carnegie Mellon University
Amy Strosser, Mount St. Mary's University
(109605109) 
3:00 p.m.
Numerical Analysis of Cardiac Electrophysiology Models.
Josh Jacobson*, St. Olaf College
Peter Valdez, Hunter College
(109637128) 
3:30 p.m.
Failed zero forcing and failed skew zero forcing on graphs.
Thomas Ansill, Rochester Institute of Technology
Bonnie Jacob, National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology
Jaime Penzellna, Rochester Institute of Technology
Daniel Saavedra*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096052093) 
4:00 p.m.
Restricted Feedback Control of a Cardiac Arrhythmia.
Kathryn G. Workman*, University of Richmond
Shuang Zhao, University of Richmond
John W. Cain, University of Richmond
(109692566) 
4:30 p.m.
Modeling the Human Tear Film during a Blink while Wearing a Contact Lens.
Maria A. Corsaro*, University of Notre Dame
Dan Anderson, George Mason University
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, George Mason University
(1096921549) 
5:00 p.m.
Sandpile Models on Fractal Graphs.
Ilse Haim, University of Maryland
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University
Travis Westura*, Cornell University
(109600270) 
5:30 p.m.
Maximal Rank for Sections of Curves.
Eric Larson*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1096142740)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on SetValued Optimization and Variational Problems with Applications, II
Room 332, BCC
Organizers:
Akhtar Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology aaksma@rit.edu
Mau Nam Nguyen, Portland State University
Miguel Sama, Universidad Nacional de Educacin e Distancia
Christiane Tammer, Martin Luther University of HalleWittenberg

1:00 p.m.
Stochastic Approximation Schemes for Stochastic Variational Inequality Problems.
Uday V Shanbhag*, Pennsylvania State University
(1096901687) 
1:30 p.m.
Coderivative Characterizations of Local Monotonicity with Applications to Variational Systems.
Nghia T. A. Tran*, Irving K. Barber School, University of British Columbia
(1096491649) 
2:00 p.m.
Error estimates for conical regularization of abstract optimization problems.
Baasansuren Jadamba, Rochester Institute of Technology
Akhtar Khan, Rochester Institute of Technology
Miguel Sama*, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED)
(1096491525) 
2:30 p.m.
On the Density of Henig Efficeint Points in Locally Convex Topological Vector Spaces.
Joseph Newhall*, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE
Robert K. Goodrich, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1096461335) 
3:00 p.m.
Method of Cyclic Relaxed Projections for Nonconvex Systems.
Heinz H Bauschke, University of British Columbia Okanagan
Hung M Phan*, University of British Columbia Okanagan
Xianfu Wang, University of British Columbia Okanagan
(1096491759) 
3:30 p.m.
Vectorial Ekeland's variational principle with respect to the variable order structure.
Behnam Soleimani*, MartinLutherUniversity HalleWittenberg
Christiane Tammer, MartinLutherUniversity HalleWittenberg
(1096902021) 
4:00 p.m.
The RogalskiCornettype Surjectivity Theorem without Continuity Assumptions.
Yingfan Liu, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications
Qinghong Zhang*, Northern Michigan University
(109646694) 
4:30 p.m.
Optimal solutions to a root minimization problem over a polynomial family with two constraints.
Julia Eaton*, University of Washington Tacoma
Michael Overton, New York University
(1096492350) 
5:00 p.m.
Optimality Conditions for Problems of Geometric Optimal Control.
Robert J Kipka*, Western Michigan University
Yuri S. Ledyaev, Western Michigan University
(1096491101) 
5:30 p.m.
On Multivalued Quasi Variational Inequalities.
Akhtar A Khan*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(1096492551)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Six Crash Courses on Mapping Class Groups, II
Room 308, BCC
Organizers:
Benson Farb, University of Chicago
Dan Margalit, Georgia Institute of Technology margalit@math.gatech.edu

1:00 p.m.
PseudoAnosovs and the dynamics of surface homeomorphisms.
Spencer Dowdall*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096AG1606) 
2:00 p.m.
Hyperbolic geometry and surface bundles.
Christopher J Leininger*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1096AG2694) 
3:00 p.m.
Characteristic classes for surface bundles.
Dan Margalit*, Georgia Institute of Techonology
(1096AG2744) 
4:00 p.m.
Open problems on mapping class groups and related topics.
Benson Farb*, University of Chicago
(1096AG2754)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Trends in Graph Theory, II
Room 315, BCC
Organizers:
Ralucca Gera, Naval Postgraduate School rgera@nps.edu

1:00 p.m.
The minimum rank of the set of symmetric zerodiagonal matrices associated with a graph.
Cheryl Grood, Swarthmore College
Johannes Harmse, Azusa Pacific University
Leslie Hogben, Iowa State University and American Institute of Mathematics
Thomas J. Hunter, Swarthmore College
Bonnie Jacob*, National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology
Andrew Klimas, Xavier University of Louisiana
Sharon McCathern, Azusa Pacific University
(1096051418) 
1:30 p.m.
A Straight and Nonoverlapping Walk on $n\times n$ Grid: Hamiltonian and Rectifiable Paths.
Arni S.R. Srinivasa Rao*, Georgia Regents University
Damer Blake, Royal Vet College, University of London
Fiona Tomley, Royal Vet College, University of London
(109605165) 
2:00 p.m.
A prime factor theorem for bipartite graphs.
Richard Hammack*, Virginia Commonwealth University
(109605121) 
2:30 p.m.
New examples of strongly regular Cayley graphs.
Eric A Swartz*, The University of Western Australia
(1096052610) 
3:00 p.m.
Prime factorization in the generalized hierarchical product.
Kirsti Wash*, Clemson University
(109605752) 
3:30 p.m.
On independent sets in Cayley graphs over $\mathbb Z$.
James M. Carraher, University of NebraskaLincoln
Stephen G. Hartke, University of NebraskaLincoln
David Galvin, Notre Dame University
A. J. Radcliffe, University of NebraskaLincoln
Derrick Stolee*, Iowa State University
(1096052349) 
4:00 p.m.
Graph isomorphisms via discrete Morse theory.
Nicholas A Scoville*, Ursinus College
Seth Aaronson, Temple University
Mitch Smith, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Marie Meyer, University of Kentucky
Laura Stibich, Johnstown, PA
(1096052058) 
4:30 p.m.
Matchings and eigenvalues in regular graphs or multigraphs.
Suil O*, Georgia State University
(109605134) 
5:00 p.m.
Recent Development of Randic Connectivity Index and Applications in Life Sciences.
Aihua Li*, Montclair State University
(1096052665) 
5:30 p.m.
On a connection between commutative rings and graphs.
Christopher Park Mooney*, Viterbo University
(1096132385)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #5: Part B
Using randomization methods to build conceptual understanding of statistical inference.
Room 343, BCC
Presenters:
Robin H. Lock, St. Lawrence University
Patti Frazer Lock, St. Lawrence University
Kari Lock Morgan, Duke University
Eric Frazer Lock, Duke University
Dennis Frazer Lock, Iowa State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Algebraic Geometry
Room 312, BCC

1:00 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Rational Pairs: Motivation and Results.
Lindsay Erickson*, University of Washington, Seattle
(109614370) 
1:15 p.m.
The primitive cohomology of the theta divisor of an abelian fivefold.
Elham Izadi, University of California, San Diego
CS Tamás, N/A
Jie Wang*, University of Georgia
(1096141449) 
1:30 p.m.
Strong CM Lifting Problem.
Taisong Jing*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096141900) 
1:45 p.m.
Kisin modules which correspond to monogenic Hopf algebras.
Alan Koch*, Agnes Scott College
(1096142096) 
2:00 p.m.
Derived intersections and the Hodge theorem.
Marton Hablicsek*, University of WisconsinMadison
Andrei Caldararu, University of WisconsinMadison
Dima Arinkin, University of WisconsinMadison
(1096142516) 
2:15 p.m.
Bivariant Equivariant Cobordism.
Jose Luis Gonzalez*, University of British Columbia
Kalle Karu, University of British Columbia
(1096141523) 
2:30 p.m.
Intersection theory on singular varieties.
Joseph A Ross*, University of Southern California
Eric M Friedlander, University of Southern California
(1096141961) 
2:45 p.m.
The moduli stack of parabolic bundles and the additive DeligneSimpson problem.
Alexander Soibelman*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(1096142405) 
3:00 p.m.
Hitchin's conjecture for simplylaced Lie algebras implies that for any simple Lie algebra.
Nathaniel F. Bushek*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(1096142412) 
3:15 p.m.
A Study of the Saturated Tensor Cone for Symmetrizable KacMoody Algebras.
Merrick L Brown*, Chapel Hill
(1096142409) 
3:30 p.m.
Normalized Berkovich spaces and surface singularities.
Lorenzo Fantini*, University of Leuven
(1096142167) 
3:45 p.m.
Automorphisms of genus 2 Berkovich analytic curves and their skeletons.
Amy Ksir, United States Naval Academy
Caroline Grant Melles*, United States Naval Academy
(1096142182) 
4:00 p.m.
Mirror Symmetry on Toric Surfaces via Tropical Geometry.
M Brandon Meredith*, University of California, San Diego
(1096142737) 
4:15 p.m.
Exceptional linear series on curves.
Nathan Pflueger*, Harvard University
(1096141835) 
4:30 p.m.
On $2$Weierstrass points of genus 3 hyperelliptic curves with extra automorphisms.
Caleb McKinley Shor*, Western New England University
(1096141875) 
4:45 p.m.
The compactification of moduli space of Burniat surfaces with $2\leq K^{2}\leq5$.
Xiaoyan Hu*, University of Georgia
(1096141466) 
5:00 p.m.
Bridgeland Stability of Line Bundles on Smooth Projective Surfaces.
Eric Miles*, Colorado State University
Daniele Arcara, Saint Vincent College
(1096141828) 
5:15 p.m.
Information Theory and Moduli of Riemann Surfaces.
James S. Wolper*, Idaho State University
(1096142342) 
5:30 p.m.
Applications of function fields arising from certain linearized polynomials to compressed sensing.
Justin D Peachey*, Davidson College
(1096141844) 
5:45 p.m.
Dual numbers and invariant theory of the Euclidean group.
Mohammed Daher*, Victoria University of Wellington
Peter Donelan, Victoria University of Wellington
(1096141520) 
6:00 p.m.
Scheme of cyclic9; A numericalsymbolic approach.
Rostam Sabeti*, Olivet College
(109614686)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics and Number Theory
Room 313, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Arithmetic Progressions in the Polygonal Numbers.
Kenneth Brown, University of South Carolina
Scott M. Dunn*, University of South Carolina
Joshua Harrington, University of South Carolina
(1096111484) 
1:15 p.m.
MarkovSierpiński numbers.
Carrie E. Finch, Washington and Lee University
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
Dylan Sorge*, Stuart Hall School
(1096112233) 
1:30 p.m.
On the Stern sequence and a related sequence.
Jennifer L. Lansing*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(1096111220) 
1:45 p.m.
Arithmetic properties of generalized Fibonacci sequences.
Soohyun Park*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(109611375) 
2:00 p.m.
Recurrence relations and combinatorial identities.
George Grossman*, Central Michigan University
Tomas Zdrahal, Palacky University in Olomouc
Aklilu Zeleke, Lyman Briggs College
Xinyun Zhu, Universiy of Texas of the Permian Basin
(1096111841) 
2:15 p.m.
Cross Number Invariants of Finite Abelian Groups.
Xiaoyu He*, Harvard College
(109611856) 
2:30 p.m.
Representing Integers as the Sum of Two Squares in the Ring $\mathbb Z_{n}$.
Joshua Harrington, Shippensburg University
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
Alicia Lamarche*, Shippensburg University
(109611798) 
2:45 p.m.
The LindLehmer Constant for Cyclic Groups of Order Less Than 892,371,480.
Vincent J. Pigno*, Kansas State University
(109611692) 
3:00 p.m.
Graph Theory Conjectures Triangular Planes from Nash/Williams (hexagonal graphs) with Buckminster Fuller's Triangular Tetrahedral Planes forming a Six Dimensional Triangular Coordinate.
James Garnett Sawyer*, Six Dimension Design
(1096002663) 
3:15 p.m.
Hypergeometric Solutions of Second Order Linear Differential Equations with Five Singularities.
Vijay Jung Kunwar*, Florida State University
Mark van Hoeij, Florida State University
(1096052228) 
3:30 p.m.
Binomial Irreducible Decomposition.
Christopher ONeill*, Duke University
Ezra Miller, Duke University
Thomas Kahle, Otto von Guericke Universitat Magdeburg
(1096052617) 
3:45 p.m.
Competitive Tiling.
Levi A Altringer*, Linfield College
(1096052191) 
4:00 p.m.
Two Mode Matrix of Urban Structure.
James R Gatewood*, United States Military Academy, West Point
(1096001329) 
4:15 p.m.
BlowUps and Injectivity of Quivers.
Will Grilliette*, University of Texas at Tyler
(1096052201) 
4:30 p.m.
Logarithmic Potential on a Triangle.
James R. Valles, Jr.*, Prairie View A&M University
(1096002327) 
4:45 p.m.
Virtual Pascal's Triangles, Poisson's Equation and the Method of Images.
Chris McCarthy*, BMCC, City University of New York
Johannes Familton, BMCC, City University of New York
(1096051632)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Flipping the Classroom, IV
Room 337, BCC
Organizers:
Krista Maxson, Shawnee State University kmaxson@shawnee.edu
Zsuzsanna Szaniszlo, Valparaiso University

1:00 p.m.
Intro Stats  To Flip or Not to Flip?
Scott A. Stevens*, Champlain College
(1096E1419) 
1:20 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Experiences and Experiments in Implementing a Flipped Classroom Design in an Introductory Statistics Course.
William J Heuett*, Marymount University
(1096E11930) 
1:40 p.m.
Intermediate Algebra: A First Attempt at Flipping a Classroom, and the Lessons Learned.
Miriam HarrisBotzum*, Lehigh Carbon Community College
(1096E1896) 
2:00 p.m.
A Flipped Course Version of Introductory Statistics  Part I.
Sarah Abramowitz, Drew University
Kathleen Madden*, Drew University
(1096E11207) 
2:20 p.m.
A Flipped Course Version of Introductory Statistics  Part II.
Sarah Abramowitz*, Drew University
Kathleen Madden, Drew University
(1096E11210)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
AMS Session on Group Theory
Room 311, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Variation on a Theme of I.D. MacDonald.
Joseph P Brennan*, Binghamton University SUNY
LuiseCharlotte Kappe, Binghamton University SUNY
Gabriela Mendoza, Riverside City College
(1096201646) 
1:15 p.m.
On the covering number of some small symmetric groups and some sporadic simple groups.
LuiseCharlotte Kappe*, Binghamton University
Daniela NikolovaPopova, Florida Atlantic University
Eric Swartz, University of Western Australia
(1096201637) 
1:30 p.m.
ChermakDelgado Chains in pGroups of Small Order.
Elizabeth Wilcox*, State University of New York at Oswego
Ben Brewster, Binghamton University
Peter Hauck, EberhardKarlsUniversität Tübingen
(1096201437) 
1:45 p.m.
Universal deformation rings and fusion.
David C Meyer*, University of Iowa
(1096201502) 
2:00 p.m.
A short proof of a theorem of Claas Roever.
Nathan A Corwin*, Rutgers University
(1096202420) 
2:15 p.m.
Thompsonlike groups acting on Julia sets.
James Belk, Bard College
Bradley Forrest*, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
(109620646) 
2:30 p.m.
Relative Subgroup Growth and Subgroup Distortion.
Tara C. Davis*, Hawaii Pacific University
Alexander Yu. Olshanskii, Vanderbilt University
(1096201717) 
2:45 p.m.
The BieriNeumannStrebel Invariant of the Pure Symmetric Automorphisms of a Rightangled Artin Group.
Nic Koban*, University of Maine Farmington
(109620811) 
3:00 p.m.
TALK MOVED: Fuchsian Groups, Circularly Ordered Groups, and Dense Invariant Laminations on the Circle.
Hyungryul Baik*, Cornell University
(109620932) 
3:15 p.m.
TALK MOVED: Every NonElementary Hyperbolic Group Admits a Highly Transitive Action of Maximal Growth.
Vladimir V Chaynikov*, Central Michigan University
(1096201951) 
3:30 p.m.
Boundaries of Lamplighter groups.
Gregory A. Kelsey*, Trinity College
Keith Jones, SUNY Oneonta
(1096202593) 
3:45 p.m.
Character Estimates for Adjoint Simple Lie Groups.
Corey M. Manack*, Amherst College
(1096202406) 
4:00 p.m.
A proof that a 4generated group of class 2 and prime exponent is either cyclic, extraspecial, or capable, using algebraic geometry.
Arturo Magidin*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(109620737) 
4:15 p.m.
On maximal quasi $\mathbb{R}$split tori invariant under an involution.
Catherine A. Buell*, Bates College
(1096201691) 
4:30 p.m.
Inner Involutions of $\operatorname{SO} (n, k,\beta)$, $(n 2)$.
Robert W. Benim*, North Carolina State University
Aloysius Helminck, North Carolina State University
Chris Dometrius, Forsyth Technical Community College
Ling Wu, China
(10962253) 
4:45 p.m.
The Amenable Actions of Locally Compact Groups.
Amanda Harsy Ramsay*, IUPUI (Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis)
(1096221463) 
5:00 p.m.
Monotonicity in Higher Dimensions.
Heather A Van Dyke*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Kevin R Vixie, Washington State University
Thomas J Asaki, Washington State University
(1096262360) 
5:15 p.m.
On partial algebras of full difunctional relations and dual symmetry.
Nathan E Bloomfield*, University of Central Oklahoma
(109620837) 
5:30 p.m.
Representing groups by permutation polynomials.
Chris Castillo*, University of Delaware
Robert S. Coulter, University of Delaware
(1096121659)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:25 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Assessment and Outreach
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Martin Gardner's Outreach in his Centennial Year: Mathematics Awareness Month 2014.
Colm Mulcahy*, Spelman College & American University
Bruce Torrence, RandolphMacon College
Eve Torrence, RandolphMacon College
(1096VA2608) 
1:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Girls in Science: 15 Years of STEM Outreach for Middle School Girls.
Susan E Kelly*, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
(1096VA1160) 
1:30 p.m.
An index to aid in the development of High School recruitment of future Engineering and Science students.
Galen E. Turner III*, Louisiana Tech University
(1096VA2272) 
1:45 p.m.
A Remediation Program for Calculus: Initial Findings.
Caitlin Phifer*, University of Rhode Island
Jessica Libertini, University of Rhode Island
(1096VA462) 
2:00 p.m.
Evaluating student understanding and role of the Student Response Systems: What preservice teachers say?
Tharanga Mahesh Kumara Wijetunge*, Lyon College
Dennis St. John, Central Michigan University
(1096VA871) 
2:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Undergraduate Research Activities for Twoyear College Students.
Shenglan Yuan*, LaGuardia Community College, CUNY
Yelena Baishanski, LaGuardia Community College, CUNY
Reem Jaafar, LaGuardia Community College,CUNY
(1096VA2760)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Mathematics Education, III
Room 347, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Precalculus Preparation Program for Mathematically Underprepared STEM Majors: A Tool for Increasing Retention.
Brittany D. Smith*, Middle Tennessee State University
Elaine Bouldin Tenpenny, Middle Tennessee State University
Jennifer Yantz, Middle Tennessee State University
Thomas Cheatham, Middle Tennessee State University
Donald Nelson, Middle Tennessee State University
Ginger Holmes Rowell, Middle Tennessee State University
Chris Stephens, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096VE2666) 
1:15 p.m.
Lessons Learned from Students' Views on Algebraic Misconceptions for Precalculus Readiness.
Jesse C. Beck*, Middle Tennessee State University
Jennifer Yantz, Middle Tennessee State University
Andrea R. Cline, Middle Tennessee State University
Ginger Holmes Rowell, Middle Tennessee State University
(1096VE2314) 
1:30 p.m.
Alternative Teaching Strategies in PreCalculus.
Qingxia Li*, Lincoln University
(1096VE288) 
1:45 p.m.
Creating a DualCredit/Dual Enrollment "OnRamps" Precalculus Course to Enhance the College Readiness of High School and Community College Students.
Mark L. Daniels*, University of Texas at Austin
(1096VE46) 
2:00 p.m.
Alternate Base Arithmetic as a Tool for Preparing Future Elementary Teachers.
Murray H. Siegel*, Arizona State University
(1096VE87) 
2:15 p.m.
Flipped model utilizing Effective LearnerCentered and PerformanceBased Instruction.
Hashim A Saber*, University of North Georgia
(1096VE2455) 
2:30 p.m.
Using smartpen technology to study problem solving.
Sarah Mall Hanusch*, Texas State University
(1096VE1939) 
2:45 p.m.
Engaging student discussion outside the classroom using Twitter.
Salvatore P Giunta*, Adelphi University
(1096VE1788) 
3:00 p.m.
Resources to Aid the Transition into an IBL Mathematics Course.
Gabriel Feinberg*, Haverford College
Lily An, Williams College
Victoria Lewis, California State University Sacramento
Fabiana Cardetti, University of Connecticut
(1096VE2252) 
3:15 p.m.
Inquiry Based Learning and Hybrid Inquiry Based Learning in College Geometry.
Ali S. Shaqlaih*, University of North Texas at Dallas
(1096VE2076) 
3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: What Role Does (or does not) the Content Area Play in Proof Production Using Mathematical Definitions?
Nermin Bayazit*, Georgia State University
(1096VE2077) 
3:45 p.m.
Introducing Interesting Groups in an Introductory Abstract Algebra Course.
Marianna Bonanome*, NYC College of Technology/CUNY
Margaret H. Dean, BMCC/CUNY
(1096VE2572) 
4:00 p.m.
An Early Course on Modeling and Computation with Differential Equations.
Jason Howell*, College of Charleston
(1096VE2203) 
4:15 p.m.
The Evolution of Teaching Mathematical Modeling in China.
Hong Yuan*, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York
Jean W Richard, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York
(1096VE2594) 
4:30 p.m.
Mathematical Concept Construction through the Interaction of Reflective and Structural Abstraction.
Thorsten Scheiner*, University of Hamburg, Germany
(1096VE2534) 
4:45 p.m.
Making Calculus Come Alive with Dynamic Visualization Tools.
Paul E. Seeburger*, Monroe Community College
(1096VE2673)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Modeling and Applications of Mathematics, III
Room 348, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

1:00 p.m.
Traveling wave solutions of reactiondiffusion fire model with fuel depletion.
Minjeong Kim*, University of Colorado, Denver
Jan Mandel, University of Colorado, Denver
(1096VG2413) 
1:15 p.m.
Time Optimal Control in General Relativity.
Brandon J Wilson*, Brigham Young University, Provo
(1096VG2218) 
1:30 p.m.
Kepler Problems mathematically contributed to Quantum Mechanics.
Shigeru Masuda*, RIMS, Kyoto University
(1096VG1506) 
1:45 p.m.
Verifying the Hanging Chain Model.
Michael A. Karls*, Ball State University
(1096VG1297) 
2:00 p.m.
Algebraic topology in computational electromagnetism.
Pawel Dlotko*, University of Pennsylvania
(1096VG374) 
2:15 p.m.
Phase transitions in gels with twophase model.
Longhua Zhao*, Case Western Reserve University
MariaCarme Calderer, University of Minnesota
(1096VG93) 
2:30 p.m.
Maps and Mirrors.
Dan Carroll, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Nora Stack, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Caroline VanBlargan*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
(1096VG2398) 
2:45 p.m.
Regularization of languages by learners: a mathematical framework.
Jacquelyn L. Rische*, University of California, Irvine
Natalia L. Komarova, University of California, Irvine
(1096VG1721) 
3:00 p.m.
Correlation and Regression Between Habits and Dental Hygiene.
Kimberly A Carstens*, Adelphi University
Salvatore Giunta, Adelphi University
(1096VG928) 
3:15 p.m.
Gradient and LaplacianType Edge Detection.
Mohamed Allali*, Chapman University
(1096VG1728) 
3:30 p.m.
A Probabilistic Exploration of Consistency in Positional Voting Procedures.
Mark A. Krines*, University of Iowa
(1096VG1743) 
3:45 p.m.
Mathematical Modeling for Empowering Decision Making.
William P. Fox*, Naval Postgraduate School
(1096VG829) 
4:00 p.m.
Best policy implementation when there is parameter uncertainty; a Bayesian and adaptive control approach.
Romarie Morales*, Arizona State University
Jay Taylor, Arizona State University
(1096VG1496) 
4:15 p.m.
Modeling Scenarios and Strategies in Differential Equations Course.
Brian J. Winkel*, US Miltary Academy
(1096VG168) 
4:30 p.m.
A Mathematical Modeling Approach to Informing Student Retention Programming.
Larry Wayne Lewis*, Ivy Tech Community College
Rebecca Patterson, University of Louisville
(1096VG2575) 
4:45 p.m.
Relationship between hitchhiking and Mathematics.
Youssef M Dib*, University of Louisiana, Monroe
Anton Dudko, Kyiv University
(1096VG2727)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Probability and Stochastic Dynamical Systems
Room 304, BCC

1:00 p.m.
Slow Passage Problem via Markov and Itô Processes.
Stephanie Taylor*, Arizona State University
Bruno Welfert, Arizona State University
(1096602655) 
1:15 p.m.
On an almost sure functional central limit theorem for SemiMarkov processes.
Adina Oprisan*, Barry University
(1096602296) 
1:30 p.m.
Stability of Numerical Methods for Jump Diffusions and Markovian Switching Jump Diffusions.
Zhixin Yang*, Wayne State University
George Yin, Wayne State University
Haibo Li, Tsinghua University, China
(109660152) 
1:45 p.m.
Parameter Sensitivities for Discrete Stochastic Models in Continuous Time.
Elizabeth Skubak Wolf*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(109660537) 
2:00 p.m.
Kolmogorov Equations Applied to a Metapopulation Epidemiological Model.
Maytee CruzAponte*, Arizona State University
(1096602206) 
2:15 p.m.
Dynamics and Control of an Invasive Species: The Case of the Rasberry crazy ant Colonies.
Octavious Talbot*, Morehouse College
Valerie Cheathon, Arizona State University
Agustin Flores, Northern Illinois University
Victor Suriel, SUNYStony Brook
(1096601231) 
2:30 p.m.
Evolutionary Stability in Finite Populations.
Marc Harper, UCLA
Dashiell Fryer*, Pomona College
(109660614) 
2:45 p.m.
A biparameter New Quasi Lindley Probability Distribution.
Rama Shanker, Statistics Unit, Eritrea Institute of Technology, Asmara, Eritrea
Amanuel Habte Ghebretsadik*, Department of Statistics & Actuarial Sciences, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture & Technology
(1096602027) 
3:00 p.m.
Large Deviations for a Stochastic Burgers' Equation.
Leila Setayeshgar*, University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH)
(109660158) 
3:15 p.m.
Recent developments in Stochastic Dynamic Equations.
S. Sanyal*, Marshall University, Huntington, WV
(1096602181) 
3:30 p.m.
On the existence of almost automorphc solutions of nonlinear Volterra stochastic difference equation.
Paul H Bezandry*, Howard University
(1096602126) 
3:45 p.m.
An algebraic framework for random satisfiability.
Ted Theodosopoulos*, Saint Ann's school
(1096601906) 
4:00 p.m.
Using $l_1$ to define a natural diffusion distance.
Seonja Kim*, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Maxim J. Goldberg, Ramapo College of New Jersey
(1096602654) 
4:15 p.m.
Parameter Estimation in Diffusion Processes on the Space of Shapes.
Valentina Staneva*, Johns Hopkins University
Laurent Younes, Johns Hopkins University
(1096602253) 
4:30 p.m.
A new, direct, and elementary proof of the Central Limit Theorem.
Patricia Mehron Garmirian*, Tufts University
(109660843) 
4:45 p.m.
Predicting the Outcome of a Soccer Championship.
Sajjad Z. Meymand*, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech.
Mittu Pannala, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech.
John B. Ferris, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech.
(1096602553) 
5:00 p.m.
A Stochastic Approach of the Total VariationBased Model for Image Reconstruction.
Walid K Sharabati*, Purdue University
Mohamed ElGebeily, KFUPM
(1096601574)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.3:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Reinventing the Calculus Sequence
Room 340, BCC
Organizers:
David Dwyer, University of Evansville dd4@evansville.edu
Mark Gruenwald, University of Evansville

1:00 p.m.
Making Sense of Series and Sequences in The First Calculus Course.
Martin E Flashman*, Humboldt State Universtiy
(1096K51742) 
1:20 p.m.
New Approaches to Some Topics in Calculus.
Daniel J Velleman*, Amherst College
(1096K5173) 
1:40 p.m.
Addressing the AP Calculus Problem at a SLAC: An Integrated Approach.
Matthew E Cathey*, Wofford College
Joseph A. Spivey, Wofford College
(1096K5192) 
2:00 p.m.
How about a free set of IBL Calculus notes that covers all of Calculus I, II and III?
William T. Mahavier*, Lamar University
(1096K51679) 
2:20 p.m.
Reshuffling Calculus.
Vincent J. Matsko*, Princeton International School of Mathematics and Science
(1096K52241) 
2:40 p.m.
Modeling Calculus.
Daniel T Kaplan*, Macalester College
(1096K52616) 
3:00 p.m.
Moving Multivariable topics to Calculus II: Does it work?
Heather A. Lewis*, Nazareth College
(1096K5647) 
3:20 p.m.
Resequencing Calculus  An early multivariate approach.
Nicholas Baeth*, University of Central Missouri
(1096K51673)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:35 p.m.
MAA Session on Teaching with Technology: Impact, Evaluation, and Reflection, II
Room 341, BCC
Organizers:
Peter Gavin LaRose, University of Michigan glarose@umich.edu

1:00 p.m.
Using Online Technology to Improve Student Learning in Mathematics Courses.
Michael B. Scott*, California State University, Monterey Bay
(1096M52354) 
1:20 p.m.
Teaching and Learning with Technology in a Community College: How far it has come; How far could it go; What makes it effective; How it might evolve?
Michael Rene Kent*, Borough of Manhattan Community College
(1096M52749) 
1:40 p.m.
Maximizing the Effectiveness of an OnLine Homework System.
Nell K. Rayburn*, Austin Peay State University
Samuel Jator, Austin Peay State University
Bonnie Hodge, Austin Peay State University
(1096M5220) 
2:00 p.m.
WEPS Online Math Courses vs. Traditional Instruction.
Mika K Seppala*, Florida State University
(1096M51619) 
2:20 p.m.
Going StateWide with MOOClike Precalculus in Coursera.
Lisa Townsley*, University of Georgia
(1096M51321) 
2:40 p.m.
College Readiness Math MOOC: A Fast Track Approach.
Jennifer Kosiak*, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
Robert Hoar, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
Robert Allen, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
Jim Sobota, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
(1096M52591) 
3:00 p.m.
Technology Permeated Teaching of Differential Equations Course with Modeling at the Core.
Brian J. Winkel*, US Military Academy
(1096M5170) 
3:20 p.m.
Mathematical Investigations Using Interactive Graphing Tools in Precalculus.
Lee Windsperger*, Winona State University
Aaron Wangberg, Winona State University
(1096M52699) 
3:40 p.m.
Technology as a tool for selfregulated learning in an inverted calculus class.
Robert Talbert*, Grand Valley State University
(1096M51584) 
4:00 p.m.
Mobile Delivery vs. Paper and Pencil: A Comparison of Student Learning.
Barbara Kaskosz*, University of Rhode Island
Doug Ensley, Shippensburg University
(1096M52283) 
4:20 p.m.
Transforming the Calculus Classroom with WeBWorK CLASS.
Aaron Wangberg*, Winona State University
Gulden Karakok, University of Northern Colorado
Nicole Engelke, West Virginia University
Alees Seehausen, University of Northern Colorado
(1096M5672) 
4:40 p.m.
Preparing Secondary Math Teachers in a Tablet World.
Hazel I. Coltharp*, Pittsburg State University
Danielle J. Frey, Pittsburg State University
(1096M5489) 
5:00 p.m.
The Impact of Technology in Teaching College Mathematics to Nontraditional Students in Nontraditional Learning Environments.
Michael D Miner*, American Public University System
(1096M52669) 
5:20 p.m.
Beyond Short Answers: Improving Verbal Problem Software.
John C Miller*, The City College of The City University of New York
(1096M5160)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Wavelets in Undergraduate Education
Room 350, BCC
Organizers:
Caroline Haddad, SUNY Geneseo haddad@geneseo.edu
Edward Aboufadel, Grand Valley State University
John Merkel, Oglethorpe University

1:00 p.m.
3D Printing and Wavelets.
Edward F Aboufadel*, Grand Valley State University
(1096Q1261) 
1:20 p.m.
Making Waves in the Business Cycle: Applying Wavelet Transforms to Economics.
Ashley E. Orr*, Youngstown State University
(1096Q11551) 
1:40 p.m.
MBand WaveletBased Audio Watermarking Algorithm.
Robert D Dolan*, Western Connecticut State University
(1096Q11087) 
2:00 p.m.
Haarmony: Chord Recognition Using Wavelets and Other Methods.
Katherine Weber*, State University of New York at Geneseo
Chance Rodriguez, Mississippi State University
Tiffany Reyes, Whittier College
Erlan Wheeler, Carthage College
Amber Emmell, Saint Michael's College
(1096Q11871) 
2:20 p.m.
The Morphological Wavelet Transformation.
Patrick J Van Fleet*, University of St. Thomas
(1096Q1245) 
2:40 p.m.
WaveletBased Multilevel Methods for Eigenvalue Problems.
Malena Ines Espanol*, The University of Akron
(1096Q11166) 
3:00 p.m.
Incorporating Wavelets into a course "Mathematics in Modern Technology".
Yevgeniy V Galperin*, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
(1096Q1454) 
3:20 p.m.
Forecasting with Wavelets Projects.
Bruce Atwood*, Beloit College
Lingzhi Meng, Beloit College
(1096Q11438) 
3:40 p.m.
Signature Authentication Using Wavelets and Fourier Analysis.
Beth Kate Matys*, Gettysburg College
Ayush Singhal, University of Maryland
Sarah Coulson, University of Oklahoma
Karina Pena, Rio Hondo College
Joel Venzke, Drake University
(1096Q11895) 
4:00 p.m.
Orthogonal Parameterized Wavelets in Undergraduate Research.
David W. Roach*, Murray State University
(1096Q12652) 
4:20 p.m.
Image Fusion of Satellite Images.
Brenda T. Gonzalez, UT El Paso
Jasmine Puente*, UT El Paso
Helmut Knaust, UT El Paso
(1096Q12633) 
4:40 p.m.
Whale Shark Identification via Discrete Wavelets.
John C. Merkel*, Oglethorpe University
(1096Q12336)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.4:25 p.m.
AWM Workshop Presentations, II
Room 310, BCC
Organizers:
Erin Chambers, Saint Louis University
Kathryn Leonard, California State University Channel Islands
Luminita Vese, University of California, Los Angeles

1:00 p.m.
Skeletal linking structures for multipleregion analysis.
James Damon, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Ellen Gasparovic*, Duke University
(109658125) 
1:30 p.m.
A convex relaxation segmentation scheme based on shearlets.
Weihong Guo*, Case Western Reserve University
(1096651953) 
2:00 p.m.
The Intersection of Statistics and Topology.
Brittany Terese Fasy*, Tulane University
(109655708) 
2:30 p.m.
Combinatorial Optimization for PDE based Approaches to Computer Vision.
Noha ElZehiry*, Siemens Corporation, Corporate Technology
(1096682188) 
3:00 p.m.
OutputSensitive WellSeparated Pair Decompositions for Dynamic Point Sets.
Eunhui Park*, University of Maryland
David Mount, University of Maryland
(1096681478) 
3:30 p.m.
On map construction and map comparison.
Carola Wenk*, Tulane University
(1096682002) 
4:00 p.m.
A Quadratic Program to Stratify High Dimensional Data Based on Proximity to the Convex Hull.
Lori Beth Ziegelmeier*, Macalester College
Michael Kirby, Colorado State University
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University
(109652141)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Pure and Applied Talks by Women Math Warriors presented by EDGE (Enhancing Diversity in Graduate Education)
Room 336, BCC
Organizers:
Amy Buchmann, University of Notre Dame amylynbuchmann@gmail.com
Candice Price, United States Military Academy candice.r.price@gmail.com

1:00 p.m.
Women in Research, Professional Growth and Services.
Joyati Debnath*, Winona State University
(1096001498) 
1:30 p.m.
The Forbidden Number.
Alissa S. Crans*, Loyola Marymount University
Sandy Ganzell, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Blake Mellor, Loyola Marymount University
(109657249) 
2:00 p.m.
Homology of the DNeighborhood Complex of Graphs.
Corrine Previte*, Colorado State University
(1096051310) 
2:30 p.m.
Generalizing Group Boundaries.
Molly A. Moran*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(1096541410) 
3:00 p.m.
Successive Quotients of Filtrations of the String Link Concordance Group.
Carolyn Ann Otto*, University of WI Eau Claire
(1096572061) 
3:30 p.m.
Students' Understanding of the Limit of a Sequence: A Case Study of Three Preservice Elementary Teachers.
Nadia Monrose Mills*, North Carolina State University
(1096972140) 
4:00 p.m.
Folic acid supplementation and recovery from spinal cord injury: a mathematical model.
Laurel A. Ohm*, University of Washington
(109692279) 
4:30 p.m.
An AgeBased Stochastic Model of HPV.
Buffy Joy Lloyd, Arizona State University
Omayra Ortega*, Arizona State University
(1096601395) 
5:00 p.m.
Maximizing antitumor effects in combination drug therapy.
Shelby N. Wilson*, Morehouse College
(1096922086) 
5:30 p.m.
A parameterfree framework for model discrimination using algebraic geometry, differential algebra, statistics and data.
Heather A. Harrington*, University of Oxford
Kenneth L. Ho, Stanford University
Nicolette Meshkat, North Carolina State University
Paul Kirk, Imperial College London
Thomas Thorne, University of Edinburgh
Michael P.H. Stumpf, Imperial College London
(109692911)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
SIAM Minisymposium on Turbulence and Mixing in Fluids: Analysis and Applications
Room 325, BCC
Organizers:
Animikh Biswas, University of Maryland Baltimore County abiswas@umbc.edu.
Evelyn Lunasin, U.S. Naval Academy lunasin@usna.edu

1:00 p.m.
Turbulence Modeling via Entropy Functionals.
JeanLuc Guemond, Texas A&M University
Adam Larios*, Texas A&M University
Travis Thompson, Oakridge National Lab
(1096762309) 
1:30 p.m.
Inertial manifolds and foliations via Newton's method.
YuMin Chung*, University of Kansas
Ricardo Rosa, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
(1096652171) 
2:00 p.m.
Vorticity concentration at the boundary for TaylorCouette flows in the zero viscosity limit.
Anna L Mazzucato*, Penn State University
(109676771) 
2:30 p.m.
Turbulent transport in 3D incompressible plasma.
Zachary Bradshaw, University of Virginia
Zoran Grujic*, University of Virginia
(1096761983) 
3:00 p.m.
Reduced order approximate deconvolution models for turbulent flows: analysis and benchmark computations.
Leo G Rebholz*, Clemson University
(109635917) 
3:30 p.m.
Break 
4:00 p.m.
Lower bounds on the mix norm of passive scalars advected by incompressible enstrophyconstrained flows.
Gautam Iyer*, Carnegie Mellon University
Alexander Kiselev, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Xiaoqian Xu, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(1096761913) 
4:30 p.m.
A Lagrangian and Eulerian Analysis of a Geophysical Fluid Flow arising in the Chesapeake Bay.
Reza MalekMadani*, United States Naval Academy
Kevin McIlhany, United States Naval Academy
Kayo Ide, University of Maryland
(1096352759) 
5:00 p.m.
Time analyticity with higher norm estimates for the 2D NavierStokes equations.
Ciprian Foias, Texas A&M University
Michael S Jolly*, Indiana University
Ruomeng Lan, Texas A&M University
Rishika Rupam, Texas A&M University
Yong Yang, Texas A&M University
Bingsheng Zhang, Texas A&M University
(1096762044) 
5:30 p.m.
Filtered turbulence models  rough variants of nonlinear Galerkin and postprocessing Galerkin methods.
Edriss S. Titi*, Weizmann Institute of Science & University of California Irvine
(1096652446)

1:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Presentation
Demonstration for precollege students and teachers as participants.
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Paul Zeitz, University of San Francisco
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Mathematical Education of Teachers Panel Discussion
Mathematicians supporting implementation of the Common Core State Standards for mathematics.
Room 316, BCC
Organizers:
Elizabeth Burroughs, Montana State University
Pari Ford, University of Nebraska at Kearney
Debbie Gochenaur, Shippensburg University
Panelists:
Sybilla Beckman, University of Georgia
Jessica Deshler, West Virginia University
Alison Superfine, University of Illinois at Chicago
Kristin Umland, University of New Mexico
Rose Mary Zbiek, Pennsylvania State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Knots, Topological Graphs, and Algebraic Topology
Room 305, BCC

1:15 p.m.
On Braids and the Jones Polynomial.
Johanna Stromberg*, Royal Holloway, University of London
(1096552082) 
1:30 p.m.
A new grading in HOMFLYPT homology via virtual crossings.
Michael A Abel*, University of North CarolinaChapel Hill
Lev Rozansky, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(1096552535) 
1:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Steenrod structures on quantum groups.TALK CANCELLED: Steenrod structures on quantum groups.
Benjamin Cooper*, University of Zurich
Anna Beliakova, University of Zurich
Hoel Queffelec, Berkeley
(1096571838) 
2:00 p.m.
Heegaard Floer Homology and Lspace Knots.
Faramarz Vafaee*, Michigan State University
(1096572119) 
2:15 p.m.
Applications of knot Floer homology for singular knots.
Allison L Gilmore*, University of California Los Angeles
(1096572404) 
2:30 p.m.
Stable equivalence of knotted spheres, smooth automorphisms, and positive scalar curvature metrics.
David Auckly*, Kansas State University
Hee Jung Kim, Pohang Mathematics Institute
Paul Melvin, Bryn Mawr
Danny Ruberman, Brandeis
(109657832) 
2:45 p.m.
Big Homotopy Theory.
Keith Penrod*, Morehouse College
(109655773) 
3:00 p.m.
Smoothly knotted surfaces in 4manifolds.
Nathan Sunukjian*, Stony Brook University
(1096571514) 
3:15 p.m.
Noncontractibility of the Teichmüller space of negatively curved metrics on certain nonlocally symmetric negatively curved manifolds.
Gangotryi Sorcar*, Binghamton University
(1096571976) 
3:30 p.m.
On the equivariant formal group law of the equivariant complex cobordism ring $MU_G^*$.
William C. Abram*, Hillsdale College
(10965538) 
3:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Intersection numbers on moduli spaces of curves through topological recursion.
Ayman Mohammad Almomany*, CMU
Brad Safnuk, Central Michigan University
(1096551859) 
4:00 p.m.
Linking Nielsen Equivalence with Character Varieties.
Emily R Landes*, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology
(1096571342) 
4:15 p.m.
Systoles and Dehn surgery for hyperbolic 3manifolds.
Grant S Lakeland*, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
Christopher J Leininger, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
(109657788) 
4:30 p.m.
Ordinary voltage graphs, pseudosurfaces, and derived graph embeddings: lifting cellular homology.
Steven Schluchter*, The George Washington University
(1096571124) 
4:45 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Defining a graph theoretic analog to a Riemannian orbifold.
Colin Gavin, Lewis & Clark College
Elizabeth Stanhope*, Lewis & Clark College
Sam Stewart, Lewis & Clark College
(1096051446) 
5:00 p.m.
Curvatureconstrained path planning in nonpositively curved cube complexes.
Jason Thomson La Corte*, University of WisconsinMilwaukee
(1096572788) 
5:15 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Polyhedral nonagonal and decagonal fullerenes.
Maryam VerdianRizi*, San Diego, CA
Martin Knor, Slovak University of Technology
(1096052459) 
5:30 p.m.
A survey of topological data analysis and available toolsets.
Mikael VejdemoJohansson*, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Primoz Skraba, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
(109655298) 
5:45 p.m.
A Homotopy Theory of Diffeological Spaces.
Enxin Wu*, The University of Western Ontario
(1096552057)

1:15 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Embeddability amongst the countable models of set theory.
Room 319, BCC
Joel David Hamkins*, The City University of New York, College of Staten Island & CUNY Graduate Center
(109603199) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Math Circles Special Presentation
A Math Wrangle!
Room 327, BCC
Organizers:
Steve Dunbar, American Mathematics Competitions
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Workshop
The environment, mathematics, and community engagement.
Room 345, BCC
Presenters:
Ben Fusaro, Florida State University
Charlie Hadlock, Bentley University
Marty Walter, University of Colorado Boulder 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 2:30 p.m.4:40 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Mathematics and Technology
Room 346, BCC
Organizers:
Jennifer Beineke, Western New England University jbeineke@wne.edu
Bem Cayco, San Jose State University bem.cayco@sjsu.edu
Kimberly Presser, Shippensburge University kjpres@ship.edu

2:30 p.m.
Technology in Mathematics Education.
Ping Wang*, Penn State University
(1096VF80) 
2:45 p.m.
Computer assisted instruction in mathematics.
Victor Kostyuk*, Reasoning Mind
Nathaniel Rounds, Reasoning Mind
Paulette N. Willis, Reasoning Mind
(1096VF1080) 
3:00 p.m.
A program of weekly activities for learning Calculus using the computer algebra system Maxima.
Charles Bergeron*, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
(1096VF2508) 
3:15 p.m.
Handheld calculators and mathematics thinking.
Sofokli Garo*, "Aleksander Moisiu" University
(1096VF2022) 
3:30 p.m.
Modern Technology In The Classroom  Calculators and Accessories for the applied math experiment.
Jeffrey C. Kallenbach*, Siena Heights University
Timothy H Husband, Siena Heights University
(1096VF1909) 
3:45 p.m.
Screencasting on the iPad to Enhance Student Engagement.
Lea L Rosenberry*, Kaplan University
(1096VF1615) 
4:00 p.m.
Strengthening Communication Skills Through Student Created Homework Videos.
Pamela E Harris*, United States Military AcademyWest Point
(1096VF1120) 
4:15 p.m.
The Game Makers Toolshed  Tools for Creating Serious Games.
Tamara Eyster*, Kaplan University
(1096VF1573) 
4:30 p.m.
Constructing Complicated Spheres.
Mimi Tsuruga*, TU Berlin
Frank H. Lutz, TU Berlin
(1096VF214)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
MAAAMSSIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture
Movie magic: The mathematics behind Hollywood's visual effects.
Ballrooms I&II, 400 Level, BCC
Eitan Grinspun*, Columbia University
(10960015) 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
ASL Contributed Paper Session, II
Room 319, BCC

3:00 p.m.
Partially computable functions and symbolic dynamics.
Sebastian Wyman*, Aurora University
(109603774) 
3:30 p.m.
The automorphism group of a just saturated model of Peano Arithmetic.} {\bf Ermek Nurkhaidarov, Pennsylvania State University Mont Alto. 
4:00 p.m.
An Epistemological Summary of the Significance of SelfJustifying Axiom Systems.
Dan E. Willard*, SUNY Albany
(1096031129) 
4:30 p.m.
Jump inversion, linear orderings, and types.} {\bf Wesley Calvert, Valentina Harizanov, Julia Knight, Charles McCoy*, Alexandra Soskova, and Stefan Vatev, University of Portl

3:00 p.m.

Saturday January 18, 2014, 6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
AMS Dinner Celebrating Connection & Collaboration Reception
Key Ballrooms, South Foyer, 2nd Floor, Hilton 
Saturday January 18, 2014, 7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
AMS Dinner Celebrating Connection & Collaboration
Key Ballrooms 7 & 8, 2nd Floor, Hilton