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1989 Summer Meeting
Boulder, CO, August 710, 1989
Meeting #850
Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS
amagid@ou.edu
Kenneth A Ross, MAA
ross@math.uoregon.edu
Tuesday August 8, 1989

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, I

7:00 a.m.
Convexity of level sets for solutions to elliptic ring problems.
Nicholas Korevaar*, University of Utah
(8503528)

7:30 a.m.
Informal Discussion

8:00 a.m.
Nonuniqueness and uniqueness of capillary surfaces.
Paul Concus, University of California, Berkeley
Robert Finn*, Stanford University
(8504949)

8:30 a.m.
Damped shallow water waves.
Ronald B. Guenther*, Oregon State University
(8507653)

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Dynamics and Moduli Space, II

7:00 a.m.
Infinite energy harmonic maps and degeneration of hyperbolic surfaces in moduli space.
Michael Wolf*, Rice University
(8503227)

7:30 a.m.
Length spectrum and Teichmuller space.
Albert Fathi*, University of Florida
(8505322)

8:00 a.m.
Critical point surgery for rational maps of degree 2.
Lisa R. Goldberg, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Linda Keen*, Herbert H. Lehman College, City University of New York
(8503045)

8:30 a.m.
Rotation cycles on the unit circle
Lisa R. Goldberg*, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
(8505887)

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, I

7:00 a.m.
The selfinitializing quadratic sieve.
Carl Pomerance*, University of Georgia
(8501158)

7:30 a.m.
Design of an FFT continuation to the ECM method of factorization.
Peter L. Montgomery*, University of California, Los Angeles
(8501125)

8:00 a.m.
Factorization of integers.
Samuel S. Wagstaff, Jr.*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8501171)

8:30 a.m.
Factoring by electronic mail.
Arjen K. Lenstra*, University of Chicago
(8501156)

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #3 (Part B)
Chaotic dynamical systems
Organizers:
Robert L. Devaney, Boston University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #4 (Part A)
Facultymanaged programs that produce minority mathematics majors
Organizers:
Ray Shiflett, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Uri Treisman, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #5 (Part A)
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories
Organizers:
Stavros N. Busenberg, Harvey Mudd College

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.
AMS Session on Topology

7:00 a.m.
Automorphisms of foliations defined by complex linear vectorfields.
S. Shahshahani*, ICTPMathematics Group, Trieste, Italy and University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
(8505882)

7:20 a.m.
A new proof that 1ULC implies tameness.
Davis Finley*, University of Texas, Austin
(8505746)

7:40 a.m.
Heegaard genus 2 representations of two 3manifolds with the same finite fundamental group.
Francis D. Lonergan*, Webster, Massachusetts
(8505533)

8:00 a.m.
Split compactifications.
Charles Aull*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(8505464)

8:20 a.m.
On semiinvariant submanifolds.
K. D. Singh*, Lucknow University, India
(8505374)

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Session on Analysis, I

7:00 a.m.
Greatest common divisor matrices. II.
Keith Bourque, University of Southwestern Louisiana
Steve Ligh*, University of Southwestern Louisiana
Scott Beslin, Nicholls State University
(8501592)

7:20 a.m.
Least squares with constraints and generalized eigenvalue problems.
Geza Schay*, University of Massachusetts, Boston
(8501576)

7:40 a.m.
A class of examples of Dsequences.
T. A. Bick, Union College
John Coffey*, Purdue University, Calumet Campus
(8502840)

8:00 a.m.
Fixpoints of composite entire and meromorphic functions.
Walter Bergweiler*, Cornell University and RWTH Aachen, Federal Republic of Germany
(8503019)

8:20 a.m.
The boundary behaviour of harmonic univalent maps.
Yusuf AbuMuhanna*, Kuwait University, Kuwait
(8503002)

8:40 a.m.
Quasilinearity and the first eigenvalue.
Victor L. Shapiro*, University of California, Riverside
(8503536)

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Pedagogical Uses of Symbolic Computer Systems, Part B

7:00 a.m.
Calculus and computing: An exploratory study to examine the effectiveness of using a computer algebra system to develop increased conceptual understanding in a first semester calculus course.
Connie S. Schrock*, Emporia State University

7:15 a.m.
Symbolic computing in Calculus I.
Charlene Beckmann*, Grand Valley State University

7:30 a.m.
Oracular failures of computer algebra systems.
Yves Nievergelt*, Eastern Washington University

7:45 a.m.
Using a symbolic computer system in a calculus laboratory.
L. Carl Leinbach*, Gettysburg College

8:00 a.m.
Calculus and mathematica.
H. Porta*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
J. J. Uhl, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign

8:15 a.m.
Using CAS to explore calculus concepts.
Zaven Karian*, Denison University

8:30 a.m.
Calculus for engineers via Maple.
Robert J. Lopez*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology

8:45 a.m.
Weak students, symbolic computing, and calculus.
J. Douglas Child*, Rollins College

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.
PME Contributed Paper Session

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:30 a.m.8:55 a.m.
MAA Public Hearing
Accreditation
Moderators:
John D. Fulton, University of West Florida
s:
Calvin T. Long, Washington State University
Lynn A. Steen, St. Olaf College

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:30 a.m.8:00 a.m.
AWM Membership Meeting

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 7:40 a.m.8:30 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
Selfdual quantifiers: A unifying theme in mathematics and logics.
John W. Addison, Jr.*, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
AWM Panel Discussion
Women in operations research: Their work and experiences
Moderators:
Jill P. Mesirov, Thinking Machines Corporation
s:
Margaret Brandeau, Stanford University
Janice Hammond, Harvard Business School
Margaret Wright, AT&T Bell Laboratories

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 9:10 a.m.10:00 a.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
Case studies of political opinions passed off as science and mathematics.
Serge Lang*, Yale University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 10:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.
MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures, Lecture I
The mathematics of mixing things up: From card shuffling to counting and back.
Persi W. Diaconis*, Harvard University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 11:05 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Pi Mu Epsilon Council

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II
Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings.
William P. Thurston*, Princeton University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #3 (Part C)
Chaotic dynamical systems
Organizers:
Robert L. Devaney, Boston University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #4 (Part B)
Facultymanaged programs that produce minority mathematics majors
Organizers:
Ray Shifflet, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Uri Treisman, University of California, Berkeley

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #5 (Part B)
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories
Organizers:
Stavros N. Busenberg, Harvey Mudd College

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Elliptic methods in symplectic geometry.
Dusa McDuff*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(85099119)
Applications of PDE methods by Gromov, Floer, and others to symplectic geometry of manifolds.
Dusa McDuff*, State University of New York, Stony Brook

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.
MAA Session on MAAPME Contributed Paper Session

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:10 p.m.
MAA Session on Pedagogical Uses of Symbolic Computer Systems, Part C

1:30 p.m.
MACSYMA in the advanced undergraduate curriculum.
Lester Senechal*, Mount Holyoke College

1:45 p.m.
Using computers to explore mathematics.
Emily H. Moore*, Grinnell College

2:00 p.m.
Challenges for intelligent computerbased calculus tutoring.
Tryg A. Ager*, Stanford University

2:15 p.m.
User friendly front ends and freshman calculus.
Edwin Rogers*, Siena College

2:30 p.m.
Using high level Maple packages on the mainframe for calculus.
Neil E. Berger*, University of Illinois, Chicago

2:45 p.m.
Exploratory data analysis.
Richard N. Barshinger*, Pennsylvania State University, Worthington Scranton Campus

3:00 p.m.
Symbolic computing in precalculus, calculas, and beyond.
Farley Mawyer*, York College, City University of New York

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:25 p.m.
MAA Session on Calculus Revision, Part A

1:30 p.m.
The calculus program at NSF.
John S. Bradley*, National Science Foundation

1:50 p.m.
The calculus reform project at Rollins.
J. Douglas Child*, Rollins College

2:10 p.m.
Some introductory problems on the geometry of function graphs.
Peter D. Taylor*, Queen's University

2:30 p.m.
A humanistic calculus.
William E. Rosenthal*, Ursinus College

2:50 p.m.
A place for writing in a revised calculus curriculum.
Emelie Kenney*, Wilkes College

3:10 p.m.
A four year plan to install a calculus lab.
John Williams*, University of Hartford

3:30 p.m.
Appropriate exam questions for Calculus I.
Charlene Beckmann, Grand Valley State University
Ted Sundstrom*, Grand Valley State University

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.
PME Contributed Paper Session

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.
MAA Video
Finite symmetry groups in three dimensions
Organizers:
Lorraine T. Foster, California State University, Northridge

Tuesday August 8, 1989, 3:35 p.m.5:00 p.m.
AMS Business Meeting
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