Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
Current as of Saturday, January 16, 2016 03:30:11
Joint Mathematics Meetings
Washington State Convention Center and the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA
January 69, 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
AMSAWM Special Session on Commutative Algebra

Friday January 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I
Room 603, Washington State Convention Center
Organizers:
Karen Smith, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Emily Witt, University of Utah
Irena Swanson, Reed College iswanson@reed.edu

8:00 a.m.
Enumeration of Double Cosets in Symmetric Groups and Beyond.
Sara C. Billey*, University of Washington
Matjaz Konvalinka, University of Ljubljana
Frederick Matsen, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
(1116052035) 
8:30 a.m.
Constructing ideals with high CastelnuovoMumford regularity.
Brooke S. Ullery*, University of Utah
(111613704) 
9:00 a.m.
Conjectures on Symbolic Powers.
Louiza Fouli*, New Mexico State University
Paolo Mantero, University of Arkansas
Yu Xie, Penn State, Altoona
(1116131581) 
9:30 a.m.
Dimensions of Formal Fiber Rings.
Sarah Fleming, Williams College
Lena Ji, Columbia University
Susan Loepp*, Williams College
Peter McDonald, Williams College
Nina Pande, Williams College
David Schwein, Brown University
(1116131023) 
10:00 a.m.
A ring without a BoijSoederberg theory.
Courtney R. Gibbons*, Hamilton College
Luchezar Avramov, University of NebraskaLincoln
Roger Wiegand, University of NebraskaLincoln
(1116131967) 
10:30 a.m.
Polynomials in rigidity theory: special positions of frameworks.
Ruimin Cai, Seattle, WA
James Farre, University of Utah
Jessica Sidman*, Mount Holyoke College
Audrey St. John, Mount Holyoke College
Louis Theran, Aalto University
Xilin Yu, Mount Holyoke College
(1116131445)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday January 9, 2016, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMSAWM Special Session on Commutative Algebra, II
Room 603, Washington State Convention Center
Organizers:
Karen Smith, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Emily Witt, University of Utah
Irena Swanson, Reed College iswanson@reed.edu

8:00 a.m.
Rees rings and singularities of curves.
Claudia Polini*, University of Notre Dame
(111613834) 
8:30 a.m.
Stabilization of BoijSöderberg decompositions of systems of ideals.
Sarah MayesTang*, Quest University Canada
(111613994) 
9:00 a.m.
Interior operations on the set of ideals of a ring.
Janet Vassilev*, University of New Mexico
(1116131147) 
9:30 a.m.
Nilpotent matrices having a given Jordan type as maximum commuting nilpotent orbit.
Anthony Iarrobino, Northeastern
Leila Khatami*, Union College
Bart Van Steirteghem, Medgar Evers College, City University of New York
Rui Zhao, University of Missouri, Columbia
(111615972) 
10:00 a.m.
Uniform Bounds of ArtinRees type for free resolutions.
Ian Aberbach, Department of Mathematics, University of Missouri, Columbia
Aline Hosry, Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences II, Lebanese University, Fanar, Lebanon
Janet Striuli*, Department of Mathematics, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut
(1116131138) 
10:30 a.m.
Matrix Schubert varieties and Gaussian conditional independence models.
Alex Fink, Queen Mary University of London
Jenna Rajchgot*, University of Michigan
Seth Sullivant, North Carolina State University
(1116131853) 
11:00 a.m.
The parametric variation of $A$hypergeometric functions.
Christine Berkesch Zamaere*, University of Minnesota
Jens Forsgård, Texas A&M University
Laura Felicia Matusevich, Texas A&M University
(1116131299) 
11:30 a.m.
Algebraic Methods in Computer Vision.
Rekha Thomas*, University of Washington
(111614540)

8:00 a.m.