SIAM Sessions at the
Joint Mathematics Meetings
January 6 - 9, 2011 (Thursday – Sunday)
New Orleans, LA

SIAM is a participant in the Joint Mathematics Meetings (JMM). SIAM sponsors an invited speaker and several minisymposia.

Full details of the conference and registration information when available can be found here.

See below for information about the SIAM sponsored sessions at the Joint Meetings.

Organizers of the SIAM program at JMM 2011

SIAM Coordinating Committee for the Joint Mathematics Meetings

Douglas West (Chair)
Marie-Carme T. Calderer
Zuhair Nashed

SIAM Invited Address

In Pursuit of the Salesman: Mathematics at the Limits of Computation
William Cook, Georgia Institute of Technology
Great Ballroom A-C, 5th Floor, Sheraton
Friday January 7, 2011, 11:10 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

AMS-MAA-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture

From flapping birds to space telescopes: The mathematics of origami
Robert J. Lang
, Robert J. Lang Origami
Great Ballroom A-C, 5th Floor, Sheraton
Sunday January 9, 2011, 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

SIAM Minisymposia

SIAM Minisymposium on Applications of Difference and Differential Equations in Ecology and Epidemiology, I, II
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
Zhilan Feng, Purdue University
Yun Kang, Arizona State University Yun.Kang@asu.edu
Thursday January 6, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Thursday January 6, 2011, 2:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

SIAM Minisymposium on Combinatorial Optimization, I, II
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
David Hartvigsen, University of Notre Dame David.Hartvigsen.1@nd.edu
Donald Wagner, Office of Naval Research
Friday January 7, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Friday January 7, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

SIAM Minisymposium on Education
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
Peter Turner, Clarkson University pturner@clarkson.edu
Saturday January 8, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

SIAM Minisymposium on Frontiers in Geomathematics
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
Willi Freeden, University of Kaiserslautern freeden@mathematik.uni-kl.de
Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida
Volker Michel, Universitaet Siegen
Thomas Soner, Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
Saturday January 8, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

SIAM Minisymposium on Vistas in Applied Mathematics
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
Maria-Carme Calderer, University of Minnesota
Zuhair Nashed, University of Central Florida znashed@mail.ucf.edu
Sunday January 9, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

SIAM Minisymposium on Graph Theory
Bayside A, 4th Floor, Sheraton
Organizers:
Michael Ferrara, University of Colorado, Denver
Stephen Hartke, University of Nebraska-Lincoln hartke@math.unl.edu
Sunday January 9, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Joint Minisymposia

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, and Applications, I, II
Organizers:
Susanne C. Brenner, Louisiana State University brenner@math.lsu.edu
Chi-Wang Shu, Brown University
Thursday January 6, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Thursday January 6, 2011, 2:15 p.m.-6:05 p.m.

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Nonlinear Waves and Integrable Systems, I, II
Organizers:
Gino Biondini, State University of New York at Buffalo biondini@buffalo.edu
Barbara Prinari, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Thursday January 6, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Thursday January 6, 2011, 2:15 p.m.-6:05 p.m.

AMS-MAA-SIAM Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates and Students in Post-Baccalaureate Programs, I, II, III, IV
Organizers:
Darren A. Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu
Bernard Brooks, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jobby Jacob, Rochester Institute of Technology
Jacqueline A. Jensen, Sam Houston State University
Thursday January 6, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Thursday January 6, 2011, 2:15 p.m.-6:05 p.m.
Friday January 7, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Friday January 7, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-3:50 p.m.

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Mathematics of Computation: Algebra and Number Theory, I, II, III
Organizers:
Gregor Kemper, Technische Universität München
Michael J. Mossinghoff, Davidson College
Igor E. Shparlinski, Macquarie University igor.shparlinski@mq.edu.au
Friday January 7, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Friday January 7, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
Saturday January 8, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Applications of Stochastic Processes in Neuroscience, I
Organizers:
Peter Thomas, Case Western Reserve University pjthomas@case.edu
Kreso Josic, University of Houston
Carson C. Chow, Institutes of Health
Sunday January 9, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.

AMS-SIAM Special Session on Control and Inverse Problems for Partial Differential Equations, I, II
Organizers:
Ana-Maria Croicu, Kennesaw State University
Michele L. Joyner, East Tennessee State University joynerm@etsu.edu
Sunday January 9, 2011, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Sunday January 9, 2011, 1:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.