## Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

Current as of Saturday, January 16, 2016 03:30:12

### Joint Mathematics Meetings

Washington State Convention Center and the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA

January 6-9, 2016 (Wednesday - Saturday)

Meeting #1116

#### Associate secretaries:

**Michel L Lapidus**, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu

**Gerard A. Venema**, MAA venema@calvin.edu

Links to abstracts will be available approximately one week (for sectional meetings) to four weeks (for national meetings) after the abstracts deadline.

#### Joint Invited Addresses

**Jennifer Chayes**, Microsoft Research,*Network Science: From the Online World to Cancer Genomics.*(MAA-AMS-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture)**Kristin Estella Lauter**, Microsoft Research,*How to Keep your Genome Secret.*(AMS-MAA)**Xiao-Li Meng**, Harvard University,*Statistical paradises and paradoxes in big data.*(AMS-MAA)**Karen E Smith**, University of Michigan,*The Power of Noether's Ring Theory in Understanding Singularities of Complex Algebraic Varieties.*(AWM-AMS Noether Lecture)

#### AMS Invited Addresses

**Panagiota Daskalopoulos**, Columbia University,*Ancient solutions to parabolic partial differential equations.***Alex Eskin**, University of Chicago,*The $SL(2,\mathbb{R})$ action on moduli space.***W Timothy Gowers**, University of Cambridge, UK,*Quasirandom sets, quasirandom graphs, and applications.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I)**W Timothy Gowers**, University of Cambridge, UK,*Arithmetic progressions of length 4, quadratic Fourier analysis, and 3-uniform hypergraphs.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II)**W Timothy Gowers**, University of Cambridge, UK,*Fourier analysis on general finite groups.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III)**Marta Lewicka**, University of Pittsburgh,*Prestrained elasticity: curvature constraints and differential geometry with low regularity.***Daniel Alan Spielman**, Yale University,*Graphs, vectors, and matrices.*(AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)**David Vogan**, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,*Conjugacy classes and group representations.*(AMS Retiring Presidential Address)**Steve Zelditch**, Northwestern University,*Chaotic billiards and vibrations of drums.*

#### MAA Invited Addresses

**Steven Brams**, New York University,*Fair division.***Katherine D. Crowley**,,*Mathematics and policy: Strategies for effective advocacy.***Robert Devaney**, Boston University,*The fractal geometry of the Mandelbrot Set.*(MAA Lecture for Students)**Charles R. Hadlock**, Bentley University,*A mathematical tour through a collapsing world.***Alan Schoenfeld**, University of California, Berkeley,*What makes for powerful classrooms---and what can we do, now that we know?***T. Christine Stevens**, American Mathematical Society,*Singing along with math: The mathematical work of the opera singer Jerome Hines.*

#### Invited Addresses of Other Organizations

**Dana Bartosova**, Instituto de Matematica e Estatistica, Universidade de Sao Paulo,*Ramsey properties in topological dynamics.*(ASL)**Natasha Dobrinen**, University of Denver,*Inner topological Ramsey spaces.*(ASL)**Lou van den Dries**, University of Illinois,*Transseries: algebra and model theory.*(ASL)**James Freitag**, University of California Los Angeles,*Differential algebra and special points conjectures.*(ASL)**Carl G. Jockusch**, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,*Imperfect algorithms, asymptotic density, and Turing degrees.*(ASL)**Bakh Khoussainov**, The University of Auckland,*Algorithmically random infinite structures.*(ASL)**Rachel Kuske**, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia,*Stochastic facilitation and sensitivities in discontinuous dynamics.*(SIAM)**Tanya A Moore**, Building Diversity in Science/Presidio Graduate School,*Why mathematicians and statisticians are needed to create lasting social impact.*(NAM)**Tatiana Toro**, University of Washington,*Analysis on non-smooth domains.*(NAM)**Jindrich Zapletal**, University of Florida,*Interpretations of topological spaces.*(ASL)