
Saturday September 10, 2011, 8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Room 406, Malott Hall

8:00 a.m.
The Homotopy Critical Spectrum of a Metric Space I. talk in pdf ?
Conrad Plaut*, University of TennesseeKnoxville
Jay Wilkins, University of Connecticut

8:30 a.m.
The Homotopy Critical Spectrum of a Metric Space II. talk in pdf ?
Jay Wilkins*, University of Connecticut
Conrad Plaut, University of Tennessee

9:00 a.m.
$1$forms on fractals and harmonic spaces. talk in pdf ?
Michael Hinz, FriedrichSchillerUniversity Jena, Math. Institute, Jena, Germany

9:30 a.m.
Spectral Triples on the Sierpinski gasket. talk in pdf
Fabio Cipriani*, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Daniele Guido, Univ. Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
Tommaso Isola, Univ. Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
JeanLuc Sauvageot, CNRS, Paris

10:00 a.m.
Differential 1forms, their Integrals and Potential Theory on the Sierpinski Gasket. talk in pdf web page
Fabio Cipriani, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Daniele Guido*, Univ. Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
Tommaso Isola, Univ. Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
JeanLuc Sauvageot, CNRS, Paris

10:30 a.m.
Piecewise harmonic functions, derivations and 1forms on certain fractals. talk in pdf ?
Marius V Ionescu, Colgate University
Luke G Rogers*, University of Connecticut
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

3:00 p.m.
Dirichlet forms on a noncompact Cantor set and random walks on its defining tree. talk in pdf ?
Jun Kigami, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University

3:30 p.m.
Nodal counts of billiard eigenfunctions and critical partitions. web page
Gregory Berkolaiko, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Peter Kuchment*, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Uzy Smilansky, The Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot, 76100 IL

4:00 p.m.
Eigenfunction expansions for general Laplacians. talk in pdf
Daniel Hans Lenz, Mathematisches Institut, FriedrichSchiller Universitaet Jena, Ernst Abbe Platz 2, D  07743 Jena, Germany

4:30 p.m.
Statistical mechanics and quantum field theory on fractal structures. Application to quantum optics and superfluidity. talk in pdf ?
Eric Y Akkermans, Physics Department, Technion Israel Institute of Technology

5:00 p.m.
Thermodynamics on Fractals. talk in pdf ?
Gerald V. Dunne, University of Connecticut

Sunday September 11, 2011, 8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Room 406, Malott Hall

8:00 a.m.
Hyperbolic duality and analysis on fractals. web page
Volodymyr Nekrashevych, Texas A&M University, College Station

8:30 a.m.
Hyperbolicity of graphs associated with fractal sets. web page
Vadim Kaimanovich, University of Ottawa

9:00 a.m.
Differentiallike structures associated with strong local Dirichlet forms. talk in pdf web page
Masanori Hino, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University

9:30 a.m.
Weyl's Laplacian eigenvalue asymptotics for the measurable Riemannian structure on the Sierpinski gasket. talk in pdf web page
Naotaka Kajino, Department of Mathematics, University of Bielefeld

10:00 a.m.
Random walk and induced Dirichlet form on selfsimilar sets. talk in pdf
KaSing Lau*, Department of Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK
TingKam Wong, Department of Mathematics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK

10:30 a.m.
Martin boundary and exit space on the Sierpinski gasket and other fractals. talk in pdf ?
KaSing Lau, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
SzeMan Ngai*, Georgia Southern University

3:00 p.m.
Spectra of Fractal Strings and Riemann Zeros. talk in pdf ?
Hafedh Herichi, University of California, Riverside
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California, Riverside

3:30 p.m.
Fractal measures originating from number theory. talk in pdf
Peter J Grabner, Graz University of Technology

4:00 p.m.
Higherdimensional complex dynamics and spectral zeta functions of fractal SturmLiouville operators. talk in pdf
Nishu Lal*, University of California, Riverside
Michel Lapidus, University of California, Riverside

4:30 p.m.
Szego limit theorems on the Sierpinski gasket. talk in pdf ?
Kasso Okoudjou*, Department of Mathematics/University of Maryland
Luke Rogers, Department of Mathematics/University of Connecticut
Robert Strichartz, Department of Mathematics/Cornell University

5:00 p.m.
Pseudodifferential operators on fractals. tail in pdf ?
Marius V Ionescu*, Colgate University
Luke G Rogers, University of Connecticut
Robert S Strichartz, Cornell University

Monday September 12, 2011, 9:00 a.m.5:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m.
Hodge deRham theory of kforms on fractal graphs and fractals. web page
Robert Strichartz, Cornell University

9:30 a.m.
Fractal interpolation functions on p.c.f. selfsimilar sets. talk in pdf
HuoJun Ruan, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P.R.China

10:00 a.m.
Selfsimilar energies on general finitely ramified fractals. talk in pdf ?
Roberto Peirone, Universita' di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy

11:00 a.m.
Selfsimilar fractals as boundaries of networks. talk in pdf preprint
Erin Pearse, University of Oklahoma

11:30 a.m.
Analysis on the First Julia Fractal. talk in pdf ?
Zoran Sunic, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

12:00 noon
Abelian sandpiles on fractals. talk in pdf
Russ Thompson, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
 An one and a halfhour lunch break.

2:00 p.m.
Pseudodigits. talk in pdf ?
Eva Curry, Acadia University

2:30 p.m.
Zeta functions of fractal strings and
multifractal measures. talk in pdf ?
John Rock, Cal Poly Pomona

3:00 p.m.
Stabilizing and hybrid periodic orbits of fractal billiard tables. talk in pdf web page
Robert Niemeyer, University of California, Riverside

4:00 p.m. (jointly with Cornell Probability Seminar)
Convergence of mixing times for sequences of random walks on finite graphs. talk in pdf ?
Takashi Kumagai, RIMS, Kyoto University

4:30 p.m. (jointly with Cornell Probability Seminar)
Uniform spanning trees and looperased random walks on Sierpinski
graphs. talk in pdf
Elmar Teufl, University of Tuebingen

Tuesday September 13, 2011, 9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.
Infinityharmonic functions on on the Sierpinski gasket. talk in pdf ?
Matt Guay, University of Maryland

9:30 a.m.
Periodic covering spaces on the Sierpinski carpet. talk in pdf
Matt Begue, University of Maryland

10:00 a.m.
Counting Spanning Trees on Fractal Graphs. talk in pdf
Jason Anema, Cornell University

11:00 a.m.
Nontangential limits and Fatoutype theorems on pcf selfsimilar sets. talk in pdf web page
Ricardo Saenz, University of Colima, Mexico

11:30 a.m.
Mean value properties on Sierpinski type fractals. talk in pdf
Qiu Hua, Cornell University

12:00 noon
Statistical
mechanics of Bose gas in Sierpinski carpets. talk in pdf
Joe Chen, Cornell University
 An one and a halfhour lunch break.

2:00 p.m.
Brownian motion on nonselfsimilar Sierpinski carpets. talk in pdf ?
Benjamin Steinhurst, Cornell University

2:30 p.m.
Random walks on barycentric subdivisions and
the Strichartz hexacarpet. talk in pdf web page
Dan Kelleher, University of Connecticut

3:00 p.m.
Energy on fractals and related questions. talk in pdf
Alexander Teplyaev, University of Connecticut

3:30 p.m.
discussion, open problems, closing