10:00 a.m. Twisted Steinberg Algebras. Becky Armstrong, University of Sydney
Lisa Orloff Clark, Victoria University of Wellington
Kristin Courtney, WWU M{ü}nster
Ying-Fen Lin, Queen's University Belfast
Kathryn McCormick*, University of Minnesota
Jacqui Ramagge, University of Sydney
(1154-46-1497)
9:30 a.m. Pinsker algebras for 1-bounded entropy I. Ben Hayes*, University of Virginia
David Jekel, University of California, Los Angeles
Brent Nelson, Michigan State University
Thomas Sinclair, Purdue University
(1154-46-370)
10:30 a.m. Critical groups of strongly regular graphs. Eric S. Piato*, SUNY College at Geneseo
Josh Ducey, James Madison University
David Duncan, James Madison University
Liz Engelbrecht, James Madison University
Jawahar Madan, Harvey Mudd College
Christina Shatford, Connecticut College
Angela Vichitbandha, University of Kentucky
(1154-05-2515)
8:00 a.m. Covers of rational double points in mixed characteristic. Javier Carvajal-Rojas, EPFL Lausanne
Linquan Ma, Purdue University
Thomas Polstra, University of Utah
Karl Schwede*, University of Utah
Kevin Tucker, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1154-13-1992)
8:30 a.m. Maximal subgroups of Higman-Thompson groups. James Belk, University of St Andrews
Collin Bleak, University of St Andrews
Martyn Quick, University of St Andrews
Rachel Skipper*, The Ohio State University
(1154-20-1368)
9:30 a.m. Closed form expressions for powers and exponentials of tridiagonal Toeplitz matrices. Hubertus F von Bremen*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Alan Krinik, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Saif A Aljashamy, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Aaron Kim, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Jeremy Lin, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Thuy Vu Dieu Vu, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
David Perez, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Mac Elroyd Fernandez, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Jeffrey Yeh, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(1154-15-1394)
8:00 a.m. Viral infection rates of Micromonas pusilla under contrasting nutrient and light conditions. Margaret Knight*, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), Colorado College
Priscilla Cho, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), Emory University
Lucas Fiet, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), University of Tennessee Knoxville
Aaron Lin, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), Emory University
Audra Hinson, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), University of Tennessee Knoxville
David Talmy, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS), University of Tennessee Knoxville
(1154-92-1018)
8:30 a.m. Modeling the Effect of Social Networks on the Spread of Opioid Use. Vincent J. Jodoin*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
M. Todd, Virginia Tech University
S. Payne, Bellarmine University
J. Bintz, Johnson University
S. Lenhart, University of Tennessee
C. Strickland, University of Tennessee
(1154-92-501)
9:30 a.m. A Reverse Sidorenko Inequality. Mehtaab Sawhney*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ashwin Sah, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
David Stoner, Stanford University
Yufei Zhao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(1154-05-1713)
9:00 a.m. Real Options with the General Investment Cost. Subas Acharya*, University of Texas at Dallas
Alain Bensoussan, University of Texas at Dallas
Dmitry Rachinskiy, University of Texas at Dallas
Alejandro Rivera, University of Texas at Dallas
(1154-35-2583)
9:00 a.m. Rigidity of Hyperbolic space. Daniel Martin*, Trinity college
Lan-Hsuan Huang, University of Connecticut
Hyun Chul Jang, University of Connecticut
(1154-VO-2662)
9:15 a.m. Staircase metric tori. Anh Tran, Austin College
Kyle Andrle, Austin College
J Mealy*, Austin College
(1154-VO-159)
Friday January 17, 2020, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Project NExT Workshop
Mile High Ballroom 4d-4f, Ballroom Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Matt DeLong, Marian University
Dave Kung, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Alicia Prieto Langarica, Youngstown State University
Friday January 17, 2020, 8:00 a.m.-9:20 a.m. MAA Workshop
NSF Funding Opportunities in the Education and Human Resources Directorate and the Division of Mathematical Sciences. Room 605, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Karen Keene, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Swatee Naik, National Science Foundation, Division of Mathematical Sciences
Sandra Richardson, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Talitha Washington, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Hank Warchall, National Science Foundation, Division of Mathematical Sciences
Lee Zia, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Erika Camacho, National Science Foundation, Division of Human Research and Development.
10:00 a.m. Engineering Learning in Studio Calculus III Honors. G. Gustave Greivel*, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Colorado School of Mines
Holly Eklund, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Colorado School of Mines
Scott A. Strong, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Colorado School of Mines
(1154-B5-2657)
Friday January 17, 2020, 9:35 a.m.-10:55 a.m. MAA Workshop
Discussing Project Ideas with NSF/EHR Program Officers Room 605, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Erika Camacho, National Science Foundation, Division of Human Research and Development
Karen Keene, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Sandra Richardson, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Talitha Washington, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
Lee Zia, National Science Foundation, Division of Undergraduate Education
4:30 p.m. Noncommutative polynomials describing convex sets. J. William Helton, University of California, San Diego
Igor Klep, University of Ljubljana
Scott McCullough, University of Florida
Jurij Volčič*, Texas A&M University
(1154-47-220)
5:00 p.m. Partial Matrix Convexity. Michael Jury, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida
Igor Klep, Department of Mathematics, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Mark E. Mancuso, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Washington University in St. Louis
Scott McCullough*, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida, Gainesville
James E. Pascoe, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida, Gainesville
(1154-47-1847)
5:00 p.m. Computational topology techniques for characterizing time-series data. Elizabeth Bradley*, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder
Varad Deshmukh, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder
James D Meiss, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder
(1154-37-337)
3:30 p.m. A transcendental dynamical degree. Jason Bell, University of Waterloo
Jeffrey Diller*, University of Notre Dame
Mattias Jonsson, University of Michigan
(1154-32-999)
3:00 p.m. Unconditional Reflexive Polytopes. Florian Kohl, Aalto University
McCabe Olsen*, The Ohio State University
Raman Sanyal, Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt
(1154-05-647)
3:30 p.m. Minimally dependent matroids. Oliver Clarke, University of Bristol
Kevin Grace*, University of Bristol
Fatemeh Mohammadi, University of Bristol
Leonid Monin, University of Bristol
(1154-05-528)
5:00 p.m. Webs of type P. Nicholas Davidson*, Reed College
Jonathan Kujawa, University of Oklahoma
Robert Muth, Washington and Jefferson College
(1154-17-2741)
2:00 p.m. Finite birth-death-like Markov chains with generalized catastrophe transitions. Alan Krinik*, Cal Poly Pomona
Hubertus von Bremen, Cal Poly Pomona
Saif A. Aljashamy, Cal Poly Pomona
David Perez, Cal Poly Pomona
Jeremy Lin, Cal Poly Pomona
Thuy Vu Dieu Lu, Cal Poly Pomona
Jeffrey Yeh, Cal Poly Pomona
Aaron Kim, Cal Poly Pomona
Mark Dela, Cal Poly Pomona
(1154-60-2039)
3:00 p.m. When Novel Instructional Practices Go To Scale: A Case Study. Uri Treisman*, The University of Texas at Austin - Charles A. Dana Center
Michael O'Sullivan, Department of Mathematics, California State University, San Diego
Borbala Mazzag, Department of Mathematics, California State University, Humboldt
(1154-97-2419)
4:00 p.m. Quantum materials and symmetries. Ralph M Kaufmann, Purdue University
Sergei Khlebnikov, Purdue University
Erika Birgit Wehefritz-Kaufmann*, Purdue University
(1154-81-1889)
5:30 p.m. Solving Linear Systems on a Distributed Network with the Kaczmarz Method. Riley Borgard*, Purdue University
Haley Duba, Wheaton College
Steven N Harding, Iowa State University
Chloe Makdad, Butler University
Jay Mayfield, Iowa State University
Randal Tuggle, Berry College
Eric Weber, Iowa State University
(1154-15-1601)
4:00 p.m. Invariants of the symbolic powers of edge ideals. Bidwan Chakraborty*, Senior Research Scholar, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Mousumi Mandal, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
(1154-13-827)
4:15 p.m. Two-option magmas. Majed Zailaee*, Ohio University
Sergio Lopez, Ohio University
Rebin Muhammad, OH
(1154-13-1401)
1:00 p.m. Balanced spiders. Ravi Cho*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, San José State University
Tim Hsu, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, San José State University
Ardak Kapbasov, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, San José State University
(1154-05-973)
1:30 p.m. Sum Index and Difference Index of Graphs. Joshua Harrington, Department of Mathematics, Cedar Crest College
Eugene Henninger-Voss*, Department of Mathematics, Tufts University
Kedar Karhadkar, Department of Mathematics, the Pennsylvania State University
Emily Robinson, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Mount Holyoke College
Tony W. H. Wong, Department of Mathematics, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1154-05-1164)
3:30 p.m. On the $\ell_\infty$ Distance between Two Random Permutations. Zewei Li*, Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Hongkang Yang, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU, New York, NY 10012, USA
(1154-05-1516)
1:30 p.m. Attractor Reconstruction and Empirical Parameter Inference for Hydrogen-Oxygen Chemistry. Abhishek Shivkumar*, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley
Rebecca Alexandra Lopez, Department of Mathematics, Marist College
Mykhaylo Mykolaiovich Malakhov, Department of Mathematics, Andrews University
Brianna Fitzpatrick, Department of Mathematics, Carleton College
(1154-37-749)
1:45 p.m. A fractional nonlinear Schrődinger-Poisson system. Michail E. Filippakis*, Department of Digital Systems,University of Piraeus,80, Karaoli and Dimitriou Str, 18534, Piraeus,
Marilena Poulou, Department of Mathematics, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
(1154-37-1425)
2:20 p.m. Tasks to Foster Mathematical Creativity in Calculus I. Houssein El Turkey*, University of New Haven
Gulden Karakok, University of Northern Colorado
Gail Tang, University of La Verne
Paul Regier, University of Oklahoma
Milos Savic, University of Oklahoma
Emily Cilli-Turner, University of La Verne
(1154-E5-736)
1:00 p.m. Global analysis of a model of dendritic cell therapy for melanoma. Lauren R Dickman, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
Evan Milliken*, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
Yang Kuang, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
(1154-92-116)
1:45 p.m. Modeling Agricultural Timber Risks and Southern Pine Beetle Aggregation. John G. Alford*, Sam Houston State University
Abigail Miller, Sam Houston State University
William I. Lutterschmidt, Sam Houston State University
William Godwin, Sam Houston State University
Justin Williams, Sam Houston State University
(1154-92-544)
2:00 p.m. Agent-based modeling of multi-species biofilm and its optimization. Sherli Koshy-Chenthittayil*, Center for Quantitative Medicine, UConn Health
Reinhard Laubenbacher, Center for Quantitative Medicine, UConn Health
Pedro Mendes, Center for Quantitative Medicine, UConn Health
Anna Dongari-Bagtzoglou, Dept. Oral Health Sciences, UConn Health
(1154-92-480)
2:15 p.m. A mathematical model to investigate the risk and prevention of future Southern Pine Beetle infestations in East Texas. A. Miller*, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
C. King, Sam Houston State University
W. Godwin, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of Biological Sciences
J. Williams, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of Biological Sciences
W. Lutterschmidt, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of Program Biology
J. Alford, Sam Houston State University, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
(1154-92-2155)
4:15 p.m. Building a Mathematical Model of the Merkel Cell. Paulina Czarnecki*, University of Michigan
Jennifer Crodelle, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU
Calina Copos, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
(1154-92-1481)
3:45 p.m. Montana Math Circle. Monte S Meyerink*, Montana State University
Fenqjen Luo, Montana State University
Ciara D Burgal, Montana State University
(1154-97-2316)
1:20 p.m. Mathematics and Musical Entropy. Federico Favali*, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero (Buenos Aires)
Maria C. Mannone, Department of Mathematics and Informatics, University of Palermo
(1154-K1-1812)
1:00 p.m. The Topological Structure of a Family of Excellent Morse Functions. Eugene Fiorini, Muhlenberg College
Bryan Walker*, Sewanee: The University of the South
Sabrina Traver, King's College
Robert Argus, George Mason
Cristian Hernandez, Regis University
Benjamin Nagle, Muhlenberg College
(1154-VV-2382)
3:00 p.m. Two dependent probabilistic chip-collecting games. Joshua Harrington, Department of Mathematics, Cedar Crest College
Kedar Karhadkar, Department of Mathematics, The Pennsylvania State University
Madeline Kohutka, Department of Mathematics, Cedar Crest College
Tessa Stevens*, Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Case Western Reserve University
Tony W. H. Wong, Department of Mathematics, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(1154-VV-2643)
1:30 p.m. Tuning Multigrid Methods with Robust Optimization. Matt Menickelly*, Argonne National Laboratory
Jed Brown, University of Colorado at Boulder
Yunhui He, University of Waterloo
Scott MacLachlan, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Stefan Wild, Argonne National Laboratory
(1154-90-1354)
5:00 p.m. Panel Discussion: Mathematics at the National Laboratories.
Friday January 17, 2020, 1:00 p.m.-2:20 p.m. AMS-MAA Panel
Living Proof: Stories of Resilience Along the Mathematical Journey. Room 601, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Allison Henrich, Seattle University
Emille Lawrence, University of San Francisco
Matthew Pons, North Central College
David Taylor, Roanoke College
Panelists:
Allison Henrich, Seattle University
Emille Lawrence, University of San Francisco
Matthew Pons, North Central College
Candice Price, California State University, Chico
Alicia Prieto-Langarica, Youngstown State University
Robin Wilson, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Friday January 17, 2020, 1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Project NExT
Fostering An Equitable Classroom. Mile High Ballroom 4d-4f, Ballroom Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Heather Brooks, University of California Los Angeles
Christina Edholm, Scripps College
Ryan Moruzzi, Ithaca College
Mark Weaver, Elon University
Facilitators:
Brian Katz, Augustana College
Todd Lee, Elon University
Suzanne Lenhart, University of Tennessee Knoxville
Kelly MacArthur, University of Utah
Anisah Nu'Man, Spelman College
Peri Sheeren, California State University Monterey Bay
3:00 p.m. Topological Transformation Monoids. Zachary Mesyan*, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
James D. Mitchell, University of St Andrews
Yann H. Péresse, University of Hertfordshire
(1154-20-92)
3:30 p.m. On inverse hulls of Markov subshifts. David Milan*, The University of Texas at Tyler
Aria Beaupr{é}, Harvey Mudd College
Anthony Dickson, Youngstown State University
Christin Sum, California State University-Long Beach
(1154-20-874)
Friday January 17, 2020, 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. AMS Committee on Science Policy
A Call to Action--Grassroots Advocacy for Our Profession Room 203, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Francis Su, Harvey Mudd College
Michael Vogelius, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Suzanne Weekes, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Moderators:
Francis Su, Harvey Mudd College
Panelists:
Kira Hamman, Penn State University
James Ricci, Daemen College
Anthony Várilly-Alvarado, Rice University
State Director of Constituent Affairs, Office of Senator Michael Bennet (CO-D)
Organizers: Michael Dorff, Brigham Young University James Sellers, University of Minnesota-Duluth
Friday January 17, 2020, 4:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m. Project NExT
NSF Proposal Writing Helpful Hints and Fatal Flaws. Mile High Ballroom 4d-4f, Ballroom Level, Colorado Convention Center
Presenters:
Karen Keene, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation
Sandra Richardson, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation
Talitha Washington, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation
Lee Zia, Division of Undergraduate Education, National Science Foundation
5:00 p.m. Lattice Polytopes arising from Schur Polynomials and Symmetric Grothendieck Polynomials. Margaret Bayer, University of Kansas
Bennet Goeckner, University of Washington
Su Ji Hong, University of Nebraska
Tyrrell McAllister, University of Wyoming
McCabe Olsen, Ohio State University
Casey Pickney, Colorado State University
Martha Yip, University of Kentucky
Semin Yoo, University of Rochester
Julianne Vega*, University of Kentucky
5:00 p.m. Self-organized division of labor leads to behavioral contagion in mixed social groups. Mari Kawakatsu*, Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Princeton University
Christopher K. Tokita, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University
Yuko Ulrich, Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Lausanne
Vikram Chandra, Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior, The Rockefeller University
Jonathan Saragosti, Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior, The Rockefeller University
Daniel J. C. Kronauer, Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior, The Rockefeller University
Corina E. Tarnita, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University
5:00 p.m. Stoichiometric Knife-Edge Model on Discrete Time Scale. Lale Asik*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/Texas Tech University
Ming Chen, School of Science/Dalian Maritime University
Angela Peace, Department of Mathematics and Statistics/Texas Tech University
Friday January 17, 2020, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. MAA Panel
2020 Vision for Actuarial Science Education Room 601, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center
Organizers:
Kevin Charlwood, Washburn University
Michelle Guan, Indiana University Northwest
Steve Paris, Florida State University
Barry Smith, Lebanon Valley College
Sue Staples, Texas Christian University
Panelists:
Stuart Klugman, Society of Actuaries
Ken Williams, Casualty Actuary Society