# Joint Mathematics Meetings Invited Addresses

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### Joint Mathematics Meetings

Baltimore, MD, January 15-18, 2003

Meeting #983

Associate secretaries:

**Susan J Friedlander**, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu

**James J Tattersall**, MAA tat@providence.edu

**Weinan E**, Princeton University, *Problems with multiple scales: Analysis, modeling and computations.*
**David B. Mumford**, Brown University, *The shape of objects in two and three dimensions: Mathematics meets computer vision.*
**Andrei Okounkov**, University of California Berkeley, *Dimers and amoebas.*
**Charles C. Pugh**, University of California Berkeley, *Partial hyperbolicity.*
**Dana Randall**, Georgia Institute of Technology, *Efficient algorithms for finding a random needle in a combinatorial haystack.*
**Peter Sarnak**, Courant Institute and Princeton University, *Spectra of hyperbolic surfaces and applications, III.*
**Peter Sarnak**, Courant Institute and Princeton University, *Spectra of hyperbolic surfaces and applications, II.*
**Peter Sarnak**, Courant Institute and Princeton University, *Spectra of hyperbolic surfaces and applications, I.*
**Vladimir Voevodsky**, Institute for Advanced Study, *Motivic homotopy theory.*

**Donna L. Beers**, Simmons College, *What drives mathematics and where is mathematics driving innovation?*
**Ivor Grattan-Guinness**, Middlesex University, *History or heritage? Historians and mathematicians on the history of mathematics.*
**Paul J. Sally, Jr.**, University of Chicago, *Is teaching about mathematics the same as teaching mathematics?*
**Joseph H. Silverman**, Brown University, *The Ubiquity of Elliptic Curves.*
**Richard A. Tapia**, Rice University, *Some Mathematical Insights Related to Automobile Drag Racing.*
**Robin J Wilson**, Open University, UK, *Four colors suffice: a history and proof of the four-color problem.*

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