SIAM Sessions at the
Joint Mathematics Meetings
January 6 - 9, 2008 (Sunday Wednesday)
San Diego Convention Center, California

Funding is available for graduate students and recent PhDs.  Deadline for applications is December 4, 2007. Find the application here.


SIAM Invited Address

From Global Predictions to Local Action:  Mathematical Challenges in Global Warming
Inez Fung, University of California Berkeley
Monday, January 7, 2008, 11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

SIAM Minisymposia

Education and Applied Mathematics
Organizer: William L. Briggs, University of Colorado at Denver
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Analysis and Computation of Stochastic Equations
Organizer:  Jack Xin, University of California Irvine
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 2:15 p.m. -  6:15 p.m.

From Global Predictions to Local Action, I: Dynamical Systems Challenges in Climate Change
Organizers:
Inez Fung, Berkeley Institute of the Environment, University of California Berkeley
Christopher K. Jones, University of North Carolina
Mary Lou Zeeman, Bowdoin College
Monday, January 7, 2008, 8:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m.

From Global Predictions to Local Action, II: Mathematics of Social and Economic Feedback in Climate Change
Organizers:
Inez Fung, Berkeley Institute of the Environment, University of California Berkeley
Christopher K. Jones, University of North Carolina
Mary Lou Zeeman, Bowdoin College
Monday, January 7, 2008, 1:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

From Global Predictions to Local Action, III and IV: Working Groups and Round Table Discussion
Organizers:
Inez Fung, Berkeley Institute of the Environment, University of California Berkeley
Christopher K. Jones, University of North Carolina
Mary Lou Zeeman, Bowdoin College
Tuesday, January 8, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 8, 2008, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Graph Coloring and Partitioning, I  and II
Organizers:
Andre Kundgen, California State University, San Marcos
Radhika Ramamurthi, California State University, San Marcos
Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Other Special Sessions

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Asymptotic Methods in Analysis with Applications, I and II
Organizers:
Diego Dominici, SUNY New Platz
Peter A. McCoy, U.S. Naval Academy
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 2:15 p.m. - 6:05 p.m.

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Environmental Mathematics: Some Mathematical Problems on Climate Change and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, I, II, and III.
Organizers:
Samuel S. Shen, San Diego State University
Gerald R. North, Texas A&M University
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Sunday, January 6, 2008, 2:15 p.m. - 6:05 p.m.
Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

AMS-MAA-SIAM Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates I, II, III, and IV
Organizers:
Darren A. Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline A. Jensen, Sam Houston State University
Vadim Ponomarenko, San Diego State University
Tamas Wiandt, Rochester Institute of Technology
Monday, January 7, 2008, 1:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Tuesday, January 8, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 8:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Wednesday, January 9, 2008 1:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m.

For more information about the 2008 Joint Mathematics Meetings
www.ams.org/amsmtgs/2109_intro.html