Joint Mathematics Meetings MAA Invited Paper Session
Current as of Saturday, January 25, 2014 00:29:02
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
MAA Invited Paper Session on the Unreasonable Effectiveness of Modern Mathematics

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.