2014 CMS Winter Meeting

McMaster University, December 5 - 8, 2014

Detailed session schedules will be posted on the web site beginning in
late October. Once the schedules are made available to us by the
organizers, we will post them as quickly as possible. Please note that schedules are subject to change without notice. All scientific sessions will be held
at the Sheraton Hamilton.

Thursday December 4 | |

18:00 - 22:00 | CMS Executive Committee, Hunter Room |

Friday December 5 | |

11:00 - 13:00 | CMS Development Group Luncheon, Ballroom South/West |

13:00 - 17:30 | CMS Board of Directors Meeting, Ballroom South/West |

16:00 - 19:30 | Registration, Ballroom Foyer |

17:00 - 18:00 | Jeffrey Rosenthal (Toronto), Public Lecture, Ballroom East |

18:00 - 19:30 | Welcome Reception, Ballroom Foyer |

Saturday December 6 | |

8:00 - 16:00 | Registration, Ballroom Foyer |

8:00 - 16:00 | Student Poster Session, Ballroom Foyer |

8:45 - 9:00 | Opening Address, Ballroom East |

9:00 - 11:30 | CMS Publications Committee, Hunter Room |

9:00 - 10:00 | Isaac Goldbring (UIC), Plenary Speaker, Monad measure spaces and combinatorial number theory, Ballroom East |

9:30 - 16:00 | Exhibits, Ballroom Foyer |

10:00 - 10:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

10:30 - 11:30 | Frédéric Gourdeau (Laval), Adrien Pouliot Award and Lecture, Ballroom East |

11:30 - 12:30 | Kenneth R. Davidson (Waterloo), David Borwein Distinguished Career Award and Lecture, Noncommutative dilation theory, Ballroom East |

12:00 - 16:00 | CMS Student Committee, Duke Room |

12:30 - 14:00 | CMS Town Hall Meeting, Ballroom East |

14:00 - 14:30 | Dmitry Korotkin (Concordia), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

14:00 - 14:30 | Marcelo Laca (Victoria), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:00 - 14:30 | Chun-Kit Lai (San Francisco State University), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture, Fuglede's and generalized Fuglede's conjecture on ${\mathbb R}^1$ |

14:00 - 14:30 | Juan Migliore (Notre Dame), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory, Secant varieties to the varieties of reducible hypersurfaces |

14:00 - 15:00 | Rahim Moosa (Waterloo), Model Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | Raphael Clouatre (Waterloo), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | Dorin Dutkay (University of Central Florida), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

14:30 - 15:00 | Yong Su Shin (Sungshin Women's University), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | Vasilisa Shramchenko (Sherbrooke), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments, Poncelet theorem and Painlevé VI |

15:00 - 15:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

15:30 - 16:00 | George Elliott (Toronto), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

15:30 - 16:00 | Tai Ha (Tulane), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

15:30 - 16:00 | Kathryn Hare (Waterloo), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

15:30 - 16:00 | Ronnie Nagloo (City University of New York), Model Theory |

15:30 - 16:00 | Thomas Wolf (Brock), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

16:00 - 16:30 | Jennifer Biermann (Mt. Holyoke), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | James Freitag (California, Berkeley), Model Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Adam Fuller (Nebraska), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Franklin Mendivil (Acadia), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

16:00 - 16:30 | Alexander Odesski (Brock), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

16:30 - 17:00 | Enrico Carlini (Monash), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

16:30 - 17:00 | Eva Curry (Acadia), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

16:30 - 17:00 | Jana Marikova (Western Illinois), Model Theory |

16:30 - 17:00 | Danilo Riglioni (Montréal), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

16:30 - 17:00 | Yanli Song (Toronto), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

17:00 - 17:30 | Martin Argerami (Regina), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

17:00 - 17:30 | Mats Boij (KTH), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory, Cones of Hilbert Functions |

17:00 - 17:30 | Palle Jorgensen (University of Iowa), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

17:00 - 17:30 | Masoumeh Sajedi (Montréal), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

17:00 - 18:00 | Maryanthe Malliaris (Chicago), Model Theory |

17:30 - 18:00 | Xiangke Chang (Saskatchewan), Integrable Systems: Recent Developments |

17:30 - 18:00 | Sarah Mayes (Quest), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

17:30 - 18:00 | Steen Pedersen (Wright State University), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

20:30 - 23:00 | Student Social, TBD |

Sunday December 7 | |

8:00 - 16:00 | Registration, Ballroom Foyer |

8:00 - 16:00 | Student Poster Session, Ballroom Foyer |

8:00 - 9:00 | Robert Beiko (Dalhousie), Plenary Speaker, When Phylogenetic Trees Can’t Agree: Building a coherent network of microbial gene sharing, Ballroom East |

9:00 - 9:30 | Brian Harbourne (Nebraska), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

9:00 - 9:30 | Mihalis Kolountzakis (University of Crete), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

9:00 - 9:30 | Laurent Marcoux (Waterloo), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

9:00 - 9:30 | Bruno Remillard (HEC Montreal), Financial Mathematics |

9:00 - 9:30 | Athipat Thamrongthanyalak (Ohio State), Model Theory |

9:00 - 10:00 | Sujatha Ramdorai (UBC), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

9:00 - 10:00 | Yuri Wolf (National Center for Biotechnology Information, Maryland), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes, Turbulent genomes: quantification of gene acquisition, loss and displacement in prokaryotes |

9:30 - 16:00 | Exhibits, Ballroom Foyer |

9:30 - 10:00 | Patrice Gaillardetz (Concordia), Financial Mathematics |

9:30 - 10:00 | Elena Guardo (Catania), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

9:30 - 10:00 | Alex Iosevich (Rochester University), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

9:30 - 10:00 | Sanjay Patel (McMaster), Model Theory |

9:30 - 10:00 | Qingyun Wang (Toronto), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

10:00 - 10:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

10:30 - 11:30 | Miroslav Lovric (McMaster), Plenary Speaker, What Everyone is Talking About: Math for the 21st Century, Ballroom East |

11:30 - 12:30 | Askold Khovanskii (Toronto), Jeffery-Williams Prize and Lecture, Ballroom East |

14:00 - 14:30 | Susan Cooper (North Dakota), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

14:00 - 14:30 | Kyle Hambrook (UBC), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

14:00 - 14:30 | Cody Hyndman (Concordia), Financial Mathematics |

14:00 - 14:30 | Matt Wiersma (Waterloo), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:00 - 15:00 | Tal Dagan (University of Kiel), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes |

14:00 - 15:00 | Philipp Hieronymi (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Model Theory |

14:00 - 15:00 | Al Weiss (Alberta), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

14:30 - 15:00 | Paolo Mantero (UC Riverside), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | Chris Ramsey (Virginia), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | Anatoliy Swishchuk (Calgary), Financial Mathematics, Volatility Derivatives: History, Ideas and Developments |

14:30 - 15:00 | Baris Ugurcan (Western), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

15:00 - 15:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

15:30 - 16:00 | Daniel Brown (Waterloo), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes, Fast algorithms for phylogenetic reconstruction of aligned sequeneces |

15:30 - 16:00 | Luca Chiantini (Siena), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory, On the representation of general forms |

15:30 - 16:00 | Trubee Davison (University of Colorado), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

15:30 - 16:00 | Doug Farenick (Regina), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

15:30 - 16:00 | Alexey Kuznetsov (York), Financial Mathematics, Examples of maturity randomization in Levy-driven models |

15:30 - 16:00 | Men Fai Lim (Toronto), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

15:30 - 16:00 | Alex Rennet (Toronto), Model Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Weilong Hao (Wayne State University), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes, Estimating evolutionary rates of discrete characters, and its application on genome evolution |

16:00 - 16:30 | Matthew Luther (McMaster), Model Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Adam Metzler (Wilfired Laurier), Financial Mathematics |

16:00 - 16:30 | Alessandro Oneto (Stockholm), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Paul Skoufranis (Texas A&M University), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Eric Weber (Iowa State University), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

16:00 - 17:00 | Antonio Lei (Laval), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

16:30 - 17:00 | Chris Eagle (Toronto), Model Theory |

16:30 - 17:00 | Radhey Gupta (McMaster), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes |

16:30 - 17:00 | David Saunders (Waterloo), Financial Mathematics |

16:30 - 17:00 | Keith Taylor (Dalhousie), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture |

16:30 - 17:00 | Zach Teitler (Boise State), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory, Lower bound for ranks of invariant forms |

16:30 - 17:00 | Dilian Yang (Windsor), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

17:00 - 17:30 | Hiro Abo (Idaho), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

17:00 - 17:30 | Joe Campolieti (Wilfired Laurier), Financial Mathematics |

17:00 - 17:30 | Eric Collins (University of Alaska), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes |

17:00 - 17:30 | Adam Dor-On (Waterloo), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

17:00 - 17:30 | Deguang Han (University of Central Florida), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture, Frames, dilations and related problems |

17:00 - 17:30 | Ernst Kani (Queen's), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

17:00 - 18:00 | Bradd Hart (McMaster), Model Theory |

17:30 - 18:00 | Paul Higgs (McMaster), Origin and Evolution of Bacterial Genomes, Phylogenetic models of bacterial genome evolution incorporating gene insertion and deletion and horizontal gene transfer |

17:30 - 18:00 | Jamie Mingo (Queen's), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

17:30 - 18:00 | Jonathan Sands (University of Vermont), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

17:30 - 18:00 | Tomas Szemberg (Uniwersytet Pedagogiczny), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

17:30 - 18:00 | József Vass (Waterloo), Frames, Fractals, Tiling, and Wavelets, in Connection with the Fuglede's Conjecture, On the Exact Convex Hull of IFS Fractals |

19:00 - 19:30 | Banquet Reception, Art Gallery of Hamilton |

19:30 - 22:00 | Banquet, Art Gallery of Hamilton |

Monday December 8 | |

8:00 - 15:30 | Registration, Ballroom Foyer |

8:00 - 9:00 | Laure St. Raymond (École normale supérieure), Plenary Speaker, Ballroom East |

9:00 - 9:30 | Moshe Adrian (Toronto), Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory, The Local Converse Problem for GL(n,F) |

9:00 - 9:30 | Alex Badescu (University du Quebec a Montreal), Financial Mathematics |

9:00 - 9:30 | Ilijas Farah (York), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

9:00 - 9:30 | Sara Faridi (Dalhousie), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

9:00 - 10:00 | Romyar Sharifi (Arizona), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

9:30 - 10:00 | Matt Davison (Western), Financial Mathematics, Modeling Energy Spreads with a Novel Mean-reverting Stochastic Process |

9:30 - 10:00 | Nursel Erey (Dalhousie), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

9:30 - 10:00 | Monica Nevins (Ottawa), Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory, Branching to the derived group of length-one toral supercuspidal representations |

9:30 - 10:00 | Zhuang Niu (Wyoming), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

10:00 - 10:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

10:30 - 11:30 | Jacques Vanneste (University of Edinburgh), Plenary Speaker, The atmosphere and ocean as two-time-scale systems, Ballroom East |

11:30 - 12:30 | Xiangwen Zhang (McGill), Doctoral Prize and Lecture, Ballroom East |

14:00 - 14:30 | Matthew Kennedy (Carleton), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:00 - 14:30 | Hyejin Ku (York), Financial Mathematics |

14:00 - 14:30 | Greg Smith (Queen's), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

14:00 - 15:00 | Clifton Cunningham (Calgary), Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory |

14:00 - 15:00 | Kumar Murty (Toronto), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

14:30 - 15:00 | Kristina Sendova (Western), Financial Mathematics |

14:30 - 15:00 | Maria-Grazia Viola (Lakehead), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

14:30 - 15:00 | David Wehlau (RMC and Queen's), Commutative Algebra: Interactions with Algebraic Combinatorics, Algebraic Geometry, and Representation Theory |

15:00 - 15:30 | Break, Ballroom Foyer |

15:30 - 16:00 | Martino Lupini (York), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

15:30 - 16:00 | Roman Makarov (Wilfired Laurier), Financial Mathematics |

15:30 - 16:00 | Soroosh Yazdani (Google), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

15:30 - 16:30 | Paul Mezo (Carleton), Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Dylan Attwell-Duval (McGill), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry, Counting cusps for orthogonal Shimura varieties |

16:00 - 16:30 | Michael Hartz (Waterloo), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

16:00 - 16:30 | Rogemar S Mamon (Western), Financial Mathematics |

16:30 - 17:00 | Mark Ressor (Western), Financial Mathematics |

16:30 - 17:00 | Vladimir Troitsky (Alberta), Operator Algebras and Operator Theory |

16:30 - 17:30 | Hugo Chapdelaine (Laval), Automorphic Forms and Representation Theory |

16:30 - 17:30 | John Voigt (Dartmouth), Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry |

17:00 - 17:30 | Sebastian Jaimungal (Toronto), Financial Mathematics, A Mean-Field Gama Approach To Optimal Execution |