SIAM Minisymposium

Applications of Algebra, Geometry, and Topology
2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings
Atlanta, GA
13:00–18:00, 6 January 2017.

A703 Atrium level in the Atlanta Marquis Marriott.

SIAM video about the journal SIAGA
13:00–13:20 Peter Bubenik, University of Florida. An Introduction to Topological Data Analysis.
13:30–13:50 Erica Flapan, Pomona College. Topological Complexity in Protein Structures.
14:00–14:20 Gheorghe Craciun, University of Wisconsin. Toric Differential Inclusions and a Proof of the Global Attractor Conjecture
14:30–14:50 Jon Lee, University of Michigan. Volume-based comparison for some polytopes arising in optimization.
15:00–15:20 Nathaniel Strawn, Georgetown University. Connectivity and Irreducibility of Finite Unit-Norm Tight Frame Varieties.
15:30–15:50 Anton Leykin, Georgia Tech. Solving polynomial systems via monodromy and trace test.
16:10–16:30 Cynthia Vinzant, NCSU. Convex algebraic geometry.
16:40–17:00 Ileana Streinu, Smith College. Periodic auxetics.
17:10–17:30 Josephine Yu, Georgia Tech. Product-Mix Auctions and Tropical Geometry.
17:40–18:00 Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research. The Future of Curves in Cryptography (?).

Organizer: Frank Sottile