Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
Current as of Saturday, January 17, 2015 03:30:11
Joint Mathematics Meetings
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
January 1013, 2015 (Saturday  Tuesday)
Meeting #1106
Associate secretaries:
Steven H Weintraub, AMS shw2@lehigh.edu
Gerard A. Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Operator Algebras and Their Applications: A Tribute to Richard V. Kadison

Saturday January 10, 2015, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Algebras and Their Applications: A Tribute to Richard V. Kadison, I
Room 001A, Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert S. Doran, Texas Christian University r.doran@tcu.edu
Efton Park, Texas Christian University

8:00 a.m.
Expanders  Exact and Moritacompatible crossed products.
Paul Frank Baum*, Penn State University
(110619535) 
8:30 a.m.
The generalization of C*algebra methods.
David P Blecher*, Department of Mathematics, University of Houston
(1106461785) 
9:00 a.m.
Maps similar to essentially normal ones.
Ronald G. Douglas*, Texas A&M University
(110646413) 
9:30 a.m.
Classifying rightangled Artin semigroup $C^*$algebras.
Søren Eilers*, University of Copenhagen
Xin Li, Queen Mary University of London
Efren Ruiz, University of Hawaii Hilo
(110646800) 
10:00 a.m.
Well behaved dynamics.
George A. Elliott*, University of Toronto
Zhuang Niu, University of Wyoming
(1106461601) 
10:30 a.m.
Quantum Variables.
Edward G. Effros*, UCLA
(110681756)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 10, 2015, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Algebras and Their Applications: A Tribute to Richard V. Kadison, II
Room 001A, Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert S. Doran, Texas Christian University r.doran@tcu.edu
Efton Park, Texas Christian University

2:15 p.m.
Topology of natural numbers and entropy of arithmetic functions.
Liming Ge*, Chinese Academy of Sciences/Univ of New Hamphsire
(110646790) 
2:45 p.m.
Operator algebras, operator spaces and categories of representations.
Nigel Higson*, Penn State University
(110646475) 
3:15 p.m.
Proper actions and coactions.
Magnus B Landstad*, NTNU, Norway
(1106461024) 
3:45 p.m.
Operatorvalued measures, dilations and frame theory.
David R. Larson*, Texas A&M University
Deguang Han, University of Central Florida
Bei Liu, Tianjin University of Technology
Rui Liu, Nankai University and Texas A&M University
(1106471301) 
4:15 p.m.
Projective multiresolution structures for direct limits of $C^{\ast}$algebras.
Judith A. Packer*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(1106461143) 
4:45 p.m.
Towards a good cohomology theory for II$_1$ factors.
Sorin Popa*, UCLA
(1106461072) 
5:15 p.m.
Spectral triples for subshifts.
Antoine Julien, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Ian F. Putnam*, University of Victoria
(110647877) 
5:45 p.m.
Matricial bridges for "matrix algebras converge to the sphere".
Marc A Rieffel*, University of California, Berkeley
(110646323)

2:15 p.m.

Sunday January 11, 2015, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Operator Algebras and Their Applications: A Tribute to Richard V. Kadison, III
Room 001A, Convention Center
Organizers:
Robert S. Doran, Texas Christian University r.doran@tcu.edu
Efton Park, Texas Christian University

1:00 p.m.
Elementary amenable groups are quasidiagonal.
Mikael Rordam*, University of Copenhagen
(110646544) 
1:30 p.m.
Structure and applications of real $C^*$algebras.
Jonathan Rosenberg*, University of Maryland
(110646298) 
2:00 p.m.
Cohomology theory for von Neumann algebras.
Roger R. Smith*, Texas A&M University
Florin Pop, Wagner College
(110646750) 
2:30 p.m.
Separable states and positive maps.
Erling Størmer*, Department of Mathematics, University of Oslo
(110646851) 
3:00 p.m.
Recent developments in the theory of Murrayvon Neumann algebras.
Zhe Liu*, University of Central Florida
(110646921) 
3:30 p.m.
Extensions of Pure States. Murrayvon Neumann Algebras.
Richard Kadison*, University of Pennsylvania
(110646964)

1:00 p.m.