# SIAM AG 15 Proposed Minisymposia

### From SIAG-AG

**Symbolic Combinatorics.** I and II. Organizers: Shaoshi Chen (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Manuel Kauers (Research Institute for Symbolic Computation, Austria), Michael Singer (North Carolina State University).

**Verified Solutions of Algebraic Systems.** Organizer: Lihong Zhi, (Academia Sinica).

**Nonnegative Rank.** Organizers: Bernd Sturmfels (UC Berkeley), Hyenkyun Woo (KIAS Seoul).

**Real Algebraic Geometry and Optimization** I and II. Organizers: Cordian Riener (Aalto University), Thorsten Theobald (Goethe University), Timo de Wolff (Texas A&M).

**Markov bases and their Applications in Statistics** I and II. Organizers: David Kahle (Baylor
University), Ruriko Yoshida (University of Kentucky).

**Combinatorial Phylogenetics** I and II. Organizers: Jing Xi (North Carolina State University), Ruriko Yoshida (University of Kentucky).

**Holonomic Functions and Holonomic Gradient Method**. Organizer: Akimichi Takemura (University of Tokyo).

**Computational Approaches to GIT and Moduli Theory** I and II. Organizers: David Hyeon (POSTECH), David Swinarski (Fordham University).

**Maximum Likelihood Degrees and Critical Points** I, II and III. Organizers: Jose Rodriguez (Notre Dame), Xiaoxian Tang (NIMS).

**Semidefinite Optimization: Geometry, Algebra and Applications** I and II. Organizers: Hamza Fawzi (MIT), James Saunderson (MIT), Rekha Thomas (University of Washington).

**Spectral Theory of Tensors and Tensor Rank** I and II. Organizers: Hirotachi Abo (Univ of Idaho), Giorgio Ottaviani (Univ of Florence).

**Tropical Geometry.** I,II and III. Organizers: Angelica Cueto (Columbia), Anders Jensen (Aarhus), Josephine Yu (Georgia Tech).

**Parametrizations of Rational Curves in Projective Space**. Organizer: David Cox (Amherst).

**Group actions in algebraic geometry and commutative algebra**. Organizers: Claudiu Raicu (Notre Dame), Abraham Martin del Campo (IST Austria).

**Aspects of Grassmann Manifolds with a view towards applications**. Organizer: Chris Peterson (Colorado State Univ).

**Coding Theory** I, II, III, IV and V. Organizers: Felice Manganiello (Clemson Univ), Alberto Ravagnani (Univ Neuchatel).

**Combinatorial methods in Algebraic Geometry** I and II. Organizer: Sandra Di Rocco (KTH).

**Software and Applications in Numerical Algebraic Geometry** I, II and III. Organizers: Daniel Brake (Notre Dame), Elizabeth Gross (San Jose State Univ).

**Tensor decomposition: ideals meet applications** I and II. Organizers: Jan Draisma (Eindhoven), Kangjin Han (KIAS), Luke Oeding (Auburn Univ).

**Core Algorithms in Algebraic Geometry** I and II. Organizers: Anton Leykin (Georgia Tech), Mike Stillman (Cornell).

**Algebraic structures arising in systems biology** I, II and III. Organizers: Alicia Dickenstein (Buenos Aires), Anne Shiu (TAMU).

**Applications of Polynomial System Solving in Cryptology** I and II. Organizers: Maike Massierer (LORIA, France), Pierre-Jean Spaenlehauer (Inria, France).

**Applications of Computational Algebraic Geometry to Theoretical Physics** I and II. Organizers: Yang—Hui He (Oxford, London), Rak-Kyeong Seong (KIAS), Mike Stillman (Cornell).

**Polynomial Optimization and Moments** I, II and III. Organizers: Feng Guo (Dalian University of Technology), Daniel Plaumann (University of Konstanz), Rainer Sinn (Georgia Tech).

**Algebraic Structure in Graphical Models** I, II and III. Organizers: Venkat Chandrasekaran (Cal Tech), Sung-Ho Kim (KAIST), Caroline Uhler (IST, Austria).

**Geometry of Matrix Multiplication**. Organizer: JM Landsberg (Texas A&M).

**Geometric Complexity Theory**. Organizer: Peter Bürgisser (TU Berlin).

**Algorithms and Complexity in Polynomial System Solving** I and II. Organizers: Mohab Safey El Din (Universite Pierre et Marie Curie), Éric Schost (University of Western Ontario), Elias Tsigaridas (INRIA, France).

**Recent developments on geometric and algebraic methods in Economics**. Organizers: Simona Settepanella (Hokkaido University), Yuji Aruka, (Chuo University), Eva Maria Feichtner (Bremen University).

**Algebraic Vision** I and II. Organizers: Hon Leung Lee (University of Washington), Rekha Thomas (University of Washington).

**Coding Theory and Cryptography** I and II. Organizer: Jon-Lark Kim (Sogang University).

**Class Groups of Global Fields**. Organizers: Yoonjin Lee, Ewha Womans University, (South Korea), Renate Scheidler, University of Calgary (Canada).

**Pairings in Cryptography** I and II. Organizers: Hyang-Sook Lee, Ewha Womans University, (South Korea), Renate Scheidler, University of Calgary (Canada).

**On the Geometry and Topology of (Co)Amebas and Beyond**. Organizers: Young Rock Kim (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Mounir Nisse (Korea Institute for Advanced Study).