Current as of Saturday, January 14, 2017 03:30:08

Hyatt Regency Atlanta and Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Atlanta, GA

January 4-7, 2017 (Wednesday - Saturday)

Meeting #1125

**Brian D Boe**, AMS brian@math.uga.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.

**Ingrid Daubechies**, Duke University,*Mathematics for art investigation.*(MAA-AMS-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture)**Lisa Jeffrey**, University of Toronto,*Real loci in symplectic manifolds.*(AWM-AMS Noether Lecture)**Donald Richards**, Penn State University,*Distance Correlation: A New Tool for Detecting Association and Measuring Correlation Between Data Sets.*(AMS-MAA)**Alice Silverberg**, University of California, Irvine,*Through the Cryptographer's Looking-Glass, and what Alice found there.*(AMS-MAA)

**Tobias Holck Colding**, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,*Arrival time.***Carlos E. Kenig**, University of Chicago,*Overview: The focusing energy critical wave equation.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I)**Carlos E. Kenig**, University of Chicago,*The focusing energy critical wave equation: the radial case in 3 space dimensions.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II)**Carlos E. Kenig**, University of Chicago,*The focusing energy critical wave equation: the non-radial case.*(AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III)**John Preskill**, California Institute of Technology,*Quantum computing and the entanglement frontier.*(AMS Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecture)**Barry Simon**, Caltech,*Spectral Theory Sum Rules, Meromorphic Herglotz Functions and Large Deviations.***Gigliola Staffilani**, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,*The many faces of dispersive and wave equations.***Richard Taylor**, Institute for Advanced Study,*Galois groups and locally symmetric spaces.***Anna Wienhard**, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg,*A tale of rigidity and flexibility - discrete subgroups of higher rank Lie groups.*

**Jason Cantarella**, University of Georgia,*Random polygons, Grassmannians, and a problem of Lewis Carroll.***Susan Holmes**, Stanford University,*Finding meaningful patterns: the decoding of the human microbiome.***Lillian Pierce**, Duke University,*From Gauss to today: class numbers and p-torsion in class groups of number fields.***Matthew Richey**, St. Olaf College,*Take what you have gathered from coincidence: understanding and using randomness.*(MAA Lecture for Students)**Francis Edward Su**, Harvey Mudd College,*Mathematics For Human Flourishing.*(MAA Retiring Presidential Address)**Laura Taalman**, James Madison University,*Math by design: 3D printing for the working mathematician.*

**Garikai Campbell**, Morehouse College,*The Changing Higher Education Landscape: One Mathematician Turned Administrator's View.*(NAM)**Clinton Conley**, Carnegie Mellon University,*Measurable chromatic numbers.*(ASL)**Alfred R Dolich**, Kingsborough Community College and The Graduate Center (CUNY),*Expansions of Divisible Ordered Abelian Groups Without the Independence Property.*(ASL)**Matthew Foreman**, University of California, Irvine,*Applications of descriptive set theory to the classification of measure preserving diffeomorphisms of the torus.*(ASL)**Irene M. Gamba**, The University of Texas at Austin,*The Dynamics of Particle Systems by Boltzmann Type Models.*(SIAM)**Wilfrid D. Gangbo**, Mathematics Department, UCLA,*Paths of minimal lengths on the set of exact differential $k$--forms.*(NAM)**Rahim Moosa**, University of Waterloo,*An application of model theory to noncommutative algebra.*(ASL)**Alexandra Shlapentokh**, East Carolina University,*On existential definability of C.E. sets over function rings of characteristic 0.*(ASL)**Henry P. Towsner**, University of Pennsylvania,*Hypergraph Regularity, Ultraproducts, and a Game Semantics.*(ASL)**Linda Brown Westrick**, University of Connecticut,*Computation and information in sofic shifts.*(ASL)