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- Plenary Speakers
- Prize Lectures
- Jeffery-Williams Lecture
- Doctoral Prize Lecture
- Adrien Pouliot Award Lecture
- Public Lecture
- Algebraic Combinatorics
- Calabi-Yau Varieties and Mirror Symmetry
- Cluster Algebras
- Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry
- Complexity and Computability in Analysis, Geometry, and Dynamics
- Differentiable Dynamics and Smooth Ergodic Theory
- Functional Analysis
- Harmonic Analysis
- History of Mathematics
- Knot Homologies
- Mathematical Aspects of Continuum Physics: Analysis, Computation, and Modeling
- Mathematical Biology
- Mathematics Education
- Nonlinear Schrodinger Equations
- Poisson Geometry and Mathematical Physics
- Probabilistic Methods in Analysis and Algebra
- Representations of Algebras
- Contributed Papers

Plenary Speakers [PDF] |

- Brent Davis - Mathematics-for-Teaching: Where are we with all of this?
- Dmitry Dolgopyat - Fermi acceleration
- Dimitri Shlyakhtenko -
*L*^{2}Invariants, Free Probability and Operator Algebras - Karen Smith - Uniform Results in Algebra and Geometry via Multiplier Ideals
- Susan Tolman - Group actions and the symplectomorphism group
- Shmuel Weinberger - Quantitative Aspects of Topology

Prize Lectures |

- Jeffery-Williams Lecture [PDF]
- Andrew Granville - Pretentious characters

- Doctoral Prize Lecture [PDF]
- Michael Newman - Using eigenspaces of graphs

- Adrien Pouliot Award Lecture [PDF]
- Peter Taylor - The structure of a mathematics curriculum

Public Lecture [PDF] |

- V. Kumar Murty - What is a proof?

Algebraic Combinatorics [PDF] |

- Marcelo Aguiar - Hopf monoids in Species and associated Hopf algebras
- François Bergeron - Harmonics for Steenrod Operators
- Philippe Choquette - The ring of
*r*-quasisymmetric polynomials - Ian Goulden - Combinatorics and intersection number conjectures
- Aaron Lauve - Noncommutative invariants and coinvariants of the symmetric group
- Rosa Orellana - Hopf algebra of uniform block permutations
- Muge Taskin - The properties of four partial orders on standard Young tableaux
- Hugh Thomas - A combinatorial rule for (co)minuscule Schubert calculus
- Stephanie Van Willigenburg - A combinatorial classification of skew Schur functions

Calabi-Yau Varieties and Mirror Symmetry [PDF] |

- Reza Akhtar - Chow-Kunneth and Lefschetz decompositions for quotients of abelian varieties
- Marie José Bertin - Mahler's measure and
*L*-series of K3 hypersurfaces - Vincent Bouchard - On the landscape of standard-model bundles on non-simply connected Calabi-Yau threefolds
- Xi Chen - Vojta's 1+epsilon Conjecture and Bergman metric
- Adrian Clingher - On a special class of lattice polarized K3 surfaces
- Chuck Doran - On Stokes Matrices of Calabi-Yau Hypersurfaces
- Yasuhiro Goto - Formal groups of Calabi-Yau threefolds in positive characteristic
- Shengda Hu -
*T*-duality with*H*-flux from generalized Kähler geometry - Matt Kerr - Algebraic
*K*-theory and local mirror symmetry - Nam-Hoon Lee - Some attempt at constructing infinitely many families of Calabi-Yau manifolds
- James Lewis - The Abel-Jacobi Map for Higher Chow Groups, II
- Bong H. Lian - Counting Fourier-Mukai Partners
- Ling Long - On the Coefficients of Noncongruence Modular Forms
- Steven Lu - On complex invariant metrics for some Calabi-Yau varieties
- John McKay - Towards an understanding of Monstrous Moonshine
- Matthias Schuett - Classifying singular K3 surfaces
- Andrey Todorov - Regularized Determinants of CY Metrics, Borchards Products; Applications to K3 Surfaces
- Johannes Walcher - Open Mirror Symmetry on the Quintic
- Shing-Tung Yau - Complex manifolds with torsion
- Jeng-Daw Yu - Local structure on non-supersingular Newton strata of K3 surfaces
- Noriko Yui - Motives, Mirror Symmetry and Modularity

Cluster Algebras [PDF] |

- Aslak Bakke Buan - Cluster-tilted algebras and quiver mutation
- Sergey Fomin - Cluster complexes of bordered surfaces
- Ralf Schiffler -
*m*-replicated algebras and*m*-cluster categories - Hugh Thomas - Noncrossing partitions via representations of quivers
- Gordana Todorov -
*m*-cluster categories and*m*-replicated algebras

Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry [PDF] |

- Luchezar L. Avramov - Koszul modules over small graded rings
- Sunil Chebolu - Which finite
*p*-groups are like a finite product of fields? - Kia Dalili - The reconstruction conjecture for edge ideals
- Harm Derksen - A symmetric function generalization of the Tutte polynomial
- Neil Epstein - Pieces of closures
- Sara Faridi - On ideals of conjugacy classes of nilpotent matrices
- Noam Horwitz - Linear resolutions of edge ideals
- Colin Ingalls - Spaces of Linear Modules on Regular Graded Clifford algebras
- Srikanth B. Iyengar - Dimension of the stable category of a commutative ring
- David A. Jorgensen - Linear acyclic complexes
- Antonio Laface
- Diane Maclagan - Equations and degenerations of [`(
*M*)]_{0,n} - Claudia Miller - A Riemann-Roch formula for the blow-up of a nonsingular affine scheme
- Irena Peeva - Generalized Green's Theorem
- Thuy Pham - jdeg of algebraic structures
- Ravi Vakil - Murphy's Law in algebraic geometry: badly-behaved moduli spaces
- Adam Van Tuyl - Some resolutions of double points in
**P**^{1}×**P**^{1} - Mauricio Velasco - Grobner bases, monomial group actions and the Cox rings of Del Pezzo surfaces
- Alexander Yong - A combinatorial rule for (co)minuscule Schubert calculus

Complexity and Computability in Analysis, Geometry, and Dynamics [PDF] |

- Carlos Beltran - Advances in homotopy methods for solving systems of complex polynomial equations
- Ilia Binder - Computational complexity of conformal maps
- Mark Braverman - Computability and non-Computability of Julia sets
- Joel Hass - Complexity of Knotting
- Pascal Koiran - Decision versus evaluation in algebraic complexity theory
- Avner Magen - Integrality gaps of SDP for Vertex Cover and relations to
*l*_{1}embeddability of negative type metrics - Donald Marshall - Geodesic zippers
- Volodymyr Nekrashevych - Algorithmic aspects of self-similar groups
- Mark Sapir - Computational complexity and the Dehn functions of groups
- Richard Schwartz - billiards obtuse and irrational
- Yosef Yomdin - Fourier Transform of Semi-Algebraic Functions

Differentiable Dynamics and Smooth Ergodic Theory [PDF] |

- Jayadev Athreya - A lattice point problem in Teichmuller space
- Pavel Batchourine - On ergodicity of multidimensional dispersing billiards
- Bassam Fayad - Smooth linearization of commuting circle diffeomorphisms
- Vadim Kaloshin - Hausdorff dimension of oscillatory motions for the 3-body problem
- Federico Rodriguez-Hertz - Partial hyperbolicity and ergodicity in dimension three
- Mike Shub - Non-Zero Lyapunov Exponents in Families of Dynamical Systems
- Corinna Ulcigrai - Mixing of flows over interval exchange maps
- Amie Wilkinson - Asymmetrical diffeomorphisms

Functional Analysis [PDF] |

- Razvan Anisca - On the number of mutually non-isomorphic infinite-dimensional subspaces of a Banach space
- Jonathan Borwein - Maximality of Sums of Monotone Operators
- Manuel Cepedello-Boiso - Functions with no critical points on separable Banach spaces
- Man-Duen Choi - What sort of non-commutative analysis is needed in quantum information theory?
- Chandler Davis - Subspaces of Hilbert space
- Mahir Hasanov - On some classes of nonlinear equations in Hilbert spaces arising from the spectral theory
- Alexander Litvak - Asymmetry of convex polytopes and vertex index of symmetric convex bodies
- Gordon MacDonald - Topologically Transitive Matrix Semigroups
- Peter Rosenthal - Semigroups of matrices; and operators?
- Mohamed Tawhid
- Keith Taylor - Smooth Points in Operator Algebras
- Victor Zakharov - Construction of compactly supported wavelets adapted to differential operators

Harmonic Analysis [PDF] |

- Christine Carracino - Estimates for the Szegö kernel and the [`(¶)]
_{b}equation - Jim Colliander - Strichartz refinements and concentration in NLS
- Galia Dafni - Classes of measures generated by capacities
- Burak Erdogan - Strichartz estimates for Schrodinger equations with large magnetic potentials
- Raluca Felea - Composition calculus in inverse scattering
- Michael Greenblatt - A resolution of singularities and some applications
- Allan Greenleaf - Counterexamples to Calderón's problem as the mathematics of invisibility
- Kathryn Hare - Directional maximal operators with smooth densities
- Alex Iosevich
- Ahyoung Kim - Discrete Schrodinger Operators with Slowly Oscilating Potentials
- Sung Eun Kim - Calderon's inverse problem for piecewise linear conductivities
- Michael Lacey - On the Small Ball Problem
- Neil Lyall - On a Theorem of Sárközy and Furstenberg
- Akos Magyar - Maximal operators associated to discrete subgroups of nilpotent Lie groups
- Adrian Nachman - Imaging Obstacles In Inhomogeneous Media
- Alexander Nagel - Bergman and Szego kernels on tubular domains near points of infinite type
- Richard Oberlin - The (
*d*,*k*) Kakeya problem - Jill Pipher - Square function variants adapted to boundary value problems
- Eric Sawyer - Interpolating sequences for the Dirichlet space
- Andreas Seeger - Fourier restriction theorems for curves
- Roman Shterenberg - Blow up and regularity for Burgers equation with fractional dissipation
- Gigliola Stafillani - On the
*L*^{2}critical NLS - Paul Taylor - Bochner-Riesz Means With Respect to a 2 by 2 Cylinder
- Erin Terwilleger - The Wiener-Wintner Theorem for the Hilbert Transform

History of Mathematics [PDF] |

- Tom Archibald - Mittag-Leffler's Theorem: Genesis and Development of a Mathematical Fact
- Marcus Barnes - Some Aspects of the Mathematical Work of J. C. Fields
- Craig Fraser - Analysis and the Emergence of Analytic Mechanics in the Eighteenth Century
- Alexander Jones - Some Properties of Arithmetical Functions in Ancient Astronomy
- Deborah Kent - Analytic Mechanics, Astronomy, and
*Linear Associative Algebra*?: Context and Motivation for B. Peirce's Anomalous Paper - Toke Lindegaard Knudsen - Jñ¯anar¯aja and mathematical astronomy in early 16th century India
- Shawnee McMurran - The Impact of Ballistics on Mathematics
- Duncan Melville - Reflections on Sargonic Arithmetic
- V. Frederick Rickey - Some History of the Calculus of the Trigonometric Functions
- Dirk Schlimm - On the importance of asking the right research questions: Could Jordan have proved the Jordan-Hölder Theorem?

Knot Homologies [PDF] |

- Carmen Caprau - A sl(2) tangle homology for dotted, seamed cobordisms
- Olivier Collin - Non-trivial actions on Floer homology
- Joel Kamnitzer - Knot homology via derived categories of coherent sheaves
- Mikhail Khovanov - Braid cobordisms and triangulated categories
- Peter Lee - Closed-Form Associators in a "Toy" Quotient
- Robert Lipshitz - Some recent developments in Heegaard-Floer homology
- Gad Naot - The Universal Khovanov Link Homology Theory-Extracting Algebraic Information
- Juan Ariel Ortiz-Navarro - Khovanov Homology and Reidemeister Torsion
- Jake Rasmussen - Stable KR-homology of torus knots
- Lev Rozansky - Virtual knots, convolutions and a categorification of the
SO(2
*N*) Kauffman polynomial - Paul Seidel - Localization in Floer homology and applications
- Dylan Thurston
- Robb Todd - Khovanov Homology and the Twist Number of Alternatinng Knots

Mathematical Aspects of Continuum Physics: Analysis, Computation, and Modeling [PDF] |

- Stan Alama - Vortices in multiply connected Bose-Einstein condensates
- Fernando Brambila - Complete Vectorial Radon Transform
- Irene Fonseca - Surfactants in Foam Stability: a Phase Field Model
- Carlos Garcia-Cervera - An Efficient Real Space Method for Orbital-Free Density Functional Theory
- Joy Ko - Steady rotational water waves near stagnation
- Jonathan Mattingly - Challenges in the analysis of degenerately forced stochastic PDEs
- Robert McCann - Nonlinear diffusion from a delocalized source: affine self-similarity, spacetime asymptotics, and focusing geometry
- Govind Menon - Domain coarsening in a 1D bubble bath
- Bob Pego - Scaling dynamics of coagulation equations with dust and gel
- Maria G. Reznikoff - Slow Motion of Gradient Flows
- Silvia Serfaty - The Ginzburg-Landau energy close to the second critical field
- Thomas Wanner - Complex Transient Patterns and their Topology

Mathematical Biology [PDF] |

- Julien Arino - Effect of the introduction of refractory vectors in a vector-borne disease
- Elena Braverman - On Nicholson's Blowflies and Other Models with a Distributed Delay
- Sue Ann Campbell - Synchronization, Multistability and Clustering: how useful are predictions from phase models?
- Yuming Chen - Global Attractivity of a Positive Periodic Solution of a Delayed Periodic Respiration Model
- Troy Day - Modeling the emergence and control of infectious diseases
- Herb Freedman - Mathematical Models of Cancer Treatment Using Competition
- Michael Li - Global Stability in Multigroup Epidemic Models
- Xinzhi Liu - Study on HIV transmission among intravenous drug users
- Connell McCluskey - A Study of Mimicry in Poison Arrow Frogs
- Stephanie Portet - Dynamics of in vivo intermediate filament organization
- Robert Smith - Predicting the potential impact of a cyctotoxic T-lymphocyte HIV vaccine: how often should you vaccinate and how strong should the vaccine be?
- James Watmough - The final size of an epidemic
- Jianhong Wu - Progress in modeling pandemic influenza and bird flu
- Huaiping Zhu - Stability and Oscillations for SIR Epidemiological Models
- Xingfu Zou - Can the cut-burn strategy eradicate a wood-boring beetle infestation?

Mathematics Education [PDF] |

- Malgorzata Dubiel - Evolution of Math for Elementary Teachers course at SFU
- Fréderic Gourdeau - Mathematics for teaching: the case of Université Laval
- Kathy Kubota-Zarivnij
- Louis Lim - Incorporating the History of Mathematics in High School
- John Percy - Undergraduate Science/Math Education Programs at the University of Toronto at Mississauga
- Kathryn Stewart
- Tara Taylor - Math and Service Learning: Bringing Math to the Community
- Walter Whiteley - Programs in Mathematics for Future Teachers

Nonlinear Schrodinger Equations [PDF] |

- Ioan Bejenaru - Global solutions for Schroedinger Maps
- Pieter Blue - Decay of waves on a warp product manifold with an unstable, closed geodesic surface
- Daniela De Silva - Low regularity solutions for a 2D quadratic non-linear Schrodinger equation
- Roy Goodman - Fractal Structure in Solitary Wave Interactions
- Manoussos Grillakis
- Natasa Pavlovic - Global well-posedness for the
*L*^{2}-critical NLS in higher dimensions - Zoi Rapti - Modulational Instability for NLS equations with a periodic potential
- Lenya Ryzhik - Diffusion and flow mixing
- Nikos Tzirakis - Morawetz type inequalities and improved global well-posedness for the quintic NLS in 1d
- Monica Visan - The mass-critical NLS
- Jie Xiao - Old and New Morrey Spaces with Heat Kernel Bounds
- Vadim Zharnitsky - Dispersion managed NLS and Strichartz inequality
- Gang Zhou - Perturbation Expansion and
*N*-th Order Fermi Golden Rule of the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equations

Poisson Geometry and Mathematical Physics [PDF] |

- Tom Baird - Moduli space of flat SU(2) bundles over nonorientable surfaces
- Oleg Bogoyavlenskij - Invariant foliations with dynamical systems for the Poisson brackets of hydrodynamic type
- Henrique Bursztyn - Quasi-Poisson geometry and Dirac structures
- Sam Evens - Poisson geometry of the Grothendieck resolution
- Shay Fuchs - Additivity of spin-
*c*Quantization Under Cutting - Marco Gualtieri - Holomorphic Poisson D-branes
- Megumi Harada - Orbifold cohomology of hypertoric varieties
- Tara Holm - Integral cohomology of symplectic quotients
- Greg Landweber - Equivariant formality in
*K*-theory - Eugene Lerman - Is it useful to think of orbifolds as stacks?
- Yi Lin - Hamiltonian actions on generalized complex manifolds and the equivariant [`(¶)]¶-lemma
- Johan Martens - Euler characteristics of GIT quotients
- Markus Pflaum - Cyclic cohomology of deformation quantizations over orbifolds
- Martin Pinsonnault - Maximal Tori in the Hamiltonian groups of 4-manifolds
- Romaric Pujol - Poisson Groupoids, Duality and Classical Dynamical Yang-Baxter Equation
- Reyer Sjamaar - Torsion and abelianization in equivariant cohomology
- Xiang Tang - Algebraic structures on Hochschild cohomology of an orbifold
- Aissa Wade - Poisson fiber bundles
- Jonathan Weitsman
- Graeme Wilkin - The Lojasiewicz inequality for Higgs bundles
- Christopher Woodward - Gauged pseudoholomorphic maps on cylindrical end surfaces

Probabilistic Methods in Analysis and Algebra [PDF] |

- Miklos Abert - Invariants and actions of residually finite groups
- Razvan Anisca - Banach spaces with two non-isomorphic complex structures
- Michael Anshelevich - Hilbert space representations of quadratic exponential families, classical and free
- Serban T. Belinschi - Burgers equation in some matrix models
- Benoit Collins - Convergence of unitary matrix integrals
- George Elliott - What is a classification functor?
- Wojciech Jaworski - Powers of averages of unitary representations
- Todd Kemp - Haagerup's Inequality in Free Probability
- Claus Koestler - A noncommutative version of de Finetti's theorem
- Jamie Mingo - Second Order Cumulants of Products
- Alexandru Nica - Eta-series and a Boolean Bercovici-Pata bijection for
bounded
*k*-tuples - Vladimir Pestov - Urysohn metric space and Kirchberg approximation property
- Brian Rider - The Riccati map in Random Schroedinger and RMT
- Joseph Rosenblatt - Probabilistic Constructions in Ergodic Theory
- Michael Rubinstein - Hide and Seek-a naive factoring algorithm
- Volker Runde - Harmonic operators: a look from the dual side
- David Sherman - Some aspects of operator theory in von Neumann algebras
- Ben Steinberg - Spectral computations for self-similar groups
- Balazs Szegedy - A generalization of the moment problem

Representations of Algebras [PDF] |

- Raymundo Bautista - Generic complexes and derived representation type for Artin algebras
- Frauke Bleher - Universal deformation rings and dihedral defect groups
- Walter Burgess - On the quasi-stratified algebras of Liu and Paquette
- Xueqing Chen - Root Vectors, PBW and Canonical Bases of Ringel-Hall Algebras and Quantum Groups
- Flavio Ulhoa Coelho - On the composition of irreducible morphisms
- José Antonio de la Peña - Coxeter transformations: from Lie algebras to singularity theory
- Edward Green - Noetherianity and Ext
- Mark Kleiner - Reduced words in the Weyl group of a Kac-Moody algebra and preprojective representations of valued quivers
- Marcelo Lanzilotta - La technique de coupement à deux côtés pour la conjecture finitistique / Double cut approach for the finitistic conjecture
- Aaron Lauve - On novel ways to invert a matrix
- Roberto Martinez-Villa - Artin-Schelter regular algebras and categories
- Markus Schmidmeier - Nilpotent Linear Operators
- David Smith - Piecewise hereditary skew group algebras
- Sonia Trepode - On Auslander-Reiten Components with Bypasses
- Rita Zuazua - When the graph subrings admit standard Noether normalizations?

Contributed Papers [PDF] |

- Bhagwan Aggarwala - HIV: From Infection to AIDS
- A. Bass Bagayogo - Hybrid Grid Generation: A Symbolic Programming Approach
- Adam Coffman - Unfolding CR singularities of real 4-manifolds in
**C**^{5} - Muhammad Dur-e-Ahmad - A model of activity-dependent changes in dendritic spine density and spine structure
- Hadi Jorati - Mikhlin multiplier theorem for nonhomogeneous dilations
- Anh Vinh Le - Some colouring problems of unit-quadrance graphs
- Jing Li - Modeling the Latency and Spatial Non-Locality in Susceptible-Infectious Epidemic Models
- Franklin Mendivil - Fractal set-valued measures
- Jie Xiao - The sharp Sobolev and isoperimetric inequalities split twice
- Kate Zhang - Asymptotic Behavior of A Reaction-Diffusion Model With A Quiescent