JMM 2018

Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

Current as of Friday, August 18, 2017 03:30:05

 
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego Convention Center and San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA
January 10-13, 2018 (Wednesday - Saturday)
Meeting #1135

Associate secretaries:

Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu

 

NOTE: The following material has been posted without being proofread in order to provide you with the most current information.

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

  • Gunnar Carlsson, Stanford University, Topological Modeling of Complex Data. (AMS-MAA)
  • Moon Duchin, Tufts University, Political Geometry: Voting districts,"compactness," and ideas about fairness. (MAA-AMS-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture)
  • André Neves, University of Chicago, Minimal surfaces, volume spectrum, and Morse index. (AMS-MAA)
  • Jill Pipher, Brown University, To be announced. (AWM-AMS Noether Lecture)

AMS Invited Addresses

  • Federico Ardila, San Francisco State University, Algebraic structures on polytopes.
  • Ruth Charney, Brandeis University, Searching for Hyperbolicity.
  • Cynthia Dwork, Harvard University, Title to be announced. (AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)
  • Dana Randall, Georgia Institute of Technology, Emergent phenomena in random structures and algorithms.
  • Edriss Titi, Texas A&M University, Title to be announced.
  • Avi Wigderson, Princeton University, Title to be announced. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I)
  • Avi Wigderson, Princeton University, Title to be announced. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II)
  • Avi Wigderson, Princeton University, Title to be announced. (AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III)

MAA Invited Addresses

  • Lazlo Babai, University of Chicago, Title to be announced.
  • William Cook, University of Waterloo, Information, computation, optimization: connecting the dots in the traveling salesman problem.
  • Alissa Crans, Loyola Marymount University, Quintessential quandle queries.
  • Maria Klawe, Harvey Mudd College, Transforming learning: building confidence and community to engage students with rigor.
  • James Tanton, Mathematical Association of America, HOW MANY DEGREES ARE IN A MARTIAN CIRCLE? And other human (and non-human) questions one should ask about everyday mathematics. (MAA Lecture for Students)
  • Tadashi Tokieda, University of Cambridge, Toy models.

Invited Addresses of Other Organizations

  • Cameron Hill, Wesleyan University, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Tamara G. Kolda, Sandia National Laboratories, Tensor Decompositions: A Mathematical Tool for Data Analysis. (SIAM)
  • Antonina Kolokolova, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Ronald Mickens, Clark Atlanta University, To be announced. (NAM)
  • Aristotelis Panagiotopoulos, California Institute of Technology, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Emily Riehl, Johns Hopkins University, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Simon Thomas, Rutgers University, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Sebastien Vasey, Harvard University, Title to be announced. (ASL)
  • Erica Walker, Teachers College, Columbia University, To be announced. (NAM)
  • Keita Yokoyama, JAIST, Japan, Title to be announced. (ASL)