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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
Wednesday August 9, 1989

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, I

7:00 a.m.
Convex hull boundaries, trisupports, and stalls for space polygons.
Thomas F. Banchoff*, Brown University
(8505263)

7:30 a.m.
Supercomputing and minimal surfaces.
Fred Almgren*, Princeton University
(8504966)

8:00 a.m.
Algorithms for developable surfaces.
George Fix*, University of Texas, Arlington
(8505394)

8:30 a.m.
Surface/surface intersections in geometric modeling.
Wayne Tiller*, Structural Dynamics Research Corporation, Milford, Ohio
(85068103)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, II

7:00 a.m.
Convexity of level lines for semilinear equations.
Peter Laurence*, Universita Degli Studii, Milano, Italy
Ed Stredulinsky, Lawrence University
(8503561)

7:30 a.m.
Asymptotic behavior of minimal and capillary surfaces over a semiinfinite strip.
David Siegel*, University of Waterloo
(8503547)

8:00 a.m.
More about crystal surfaces in equilibrium.
Jean Taylor*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(8504972)

8:30 a.m.
A onephase hyperbolic Stefan problem in multidimensional space.
Dening Li*, West Virginia University
(8503569)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, II

7:00 a.m.
Some new computational results on Warings problem.
Marvin Wunderlich*, National Security Agency, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland
Jeffrey Kabina, National Security Agency, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland
(8501181)

7:30 a.m.
Residual methods for computing the Hermite normal form.
Paul D. Domich*, National Institute of Standards & Technology, Boulder, Colorado
(8501157)

8:00 a.m.
Construction of special points for the Riemann zeta function.
A. M. Odlyzko*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(8501160)

8:30 a.m.
Computing the MordellWeil rank of curves of genus 2.
Dan Gordon*, University of Georgia
David Grant, University of Colorado, Boulder
(8501148)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #6 (Part A)
Group theory through art
Organizers:
Thomas Brylawski, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse #7 (Part A)
HP28S short course for nearly inexperienced users
Organizers:
Jerold Mathews, Iowa State University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.
AMS Session on Analysis, II

7:00 a.m.
Oscillatory behavior of bounded solutions of a higher order equation.
Witold Kosmala*, Appalachian State University
(8503441)

7:20 a.m.
Proper scoring rules for probability forecasters.
PL. Kannappan, University of Waterloo
P. K. Sahoo*, University of Louisville
(8503991)

7:40 a.m.
Norm inequalities and characterizations of inner product spaces.
A. M. AlRashed*, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
(8504612)

8:00 a.m.
Geometric traces and nuclear operators on Lp spaces.
Chris Brislawn*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(8504790)

8:20 a.m.
Strong convergence theorems for pseudocontractive mappings in Banach spaces.
Claudio Morales*, University of Alabama, Huntsville
(8504785)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Calculus Revision, Part B

7:00 a.m.
Why integrate calculus and physics?
Richard Yeatts*, Colorado School of Mines

7:20 a.m.
Calculus and physics: Promoting the synergism.
Joan Rohrer Hundhausen*, Colorado School of Mines

7:40 a.m.
Calculus revisited: Building an `Introductory' college course around the high school calculus experience.
Alice P. Miller*, Babson College

8:00 a.m.
Writing to learn the calculus.
John Donnellan*, United States Coast Guard Academy
Ernest Manfred, United States Coast Guard Academy

8:20 a.m.
One variable calculus from a modeling point of view: Content.
Dan Sloughter*, Furman University

8:40 a.m.
HyperCalculus: A hypertext system for calculus instruction.
Loren Argabright*, Drexel University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.
PME Contributed Paper Session

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:30 a.m.8:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Dynamics and Moduli Space, III

7:30 a.m.
Fundamental polyhedra for `Margulis spacetimes.'
Todd A. Drumm*, University of Maryland, College Park
(8505320)

8:00 a.m.
Equidistant hypersurfaces in complex hyperbolic space.
William M. Goldman*, University of Maryland, College Park
(8505318)

8:30 a.m.
Continued fractions with respect to Hecke groups.
Andrew Haas*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
(8501193)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:30 a.m.8:55 a.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Are we teaching majors the right mathematics? Are we teaching it the right way?
Bettye Anne Case, Florida State University
James R.C. Leitzel, Ohio State University
Lynn A. Steen, St. Olaf College

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 9:10 a.m.10:00 a.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
The principle of duality in functional analysis.
Shizuo Kakutani*, Yale University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 10:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.
MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures, Lecture II
The mathematics of mixing things up: Reversible chains and eigenvlues of the Laplacian.
Persi W. Diaconis*, Harvard University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III
Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings.
William P. Thurston*, Princeton University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 12:15 p.m.2:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, III

12:15 p.m.
Convexity properties of solutions in an nphase fluid problem.
Andrew Acker*, Wichita State University
(8503554)

12:45 p.m.
Crystal growth by Voronoi methods.
Fred Almgren*, Princeton University
Jean Taylor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(8504931)

1:15 p.m.
Stability of open channel sediment transport equations.
William McDougal, Oregon State University
Harold Parks*, Oregon State University
(8503577)

1:45 p.m.
A constant vorticity Riabouchinsky flow based on a variational principle.
Thomas K. DeLillo*, Wichita State University
Alan R. Elcrat, Wichita State University
Kenneth G. Miller, Wichita State University
(8507652)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:20 p.m.2:30 p.m.
AMS Session on Analysis and Geometry

1:20 p.m.
Lemniscates and osculatory interpolation.
Donald Teets*, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Patrick Lang, Idaho State University
(8504130)

1:40 p.m.
Inclusions of H^1 in L^2.
G. Muraz, Institut Fourier de Mathematics, Cedex, France
P. Szeptycki*, University of Kansas
(8504632)

2:00 p.m.
Duality results in multiobjective optimization.
R. N. Mukherjee*, Banaras Hindu University, India
(8504904)

2:20 p.m.
The Coxeter group and the group of units of a checkered matrix ring.
Chul Kim*, North Carolina State University
(85099112)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:25 p.m.3:15 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, II

1:25 p.m.
Stability analysis of curve and surface transformations.
R. T. Farouki*, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
(85099110)

1:55 p.m.
Spiral arcs: An interpolation problem.
Harry McLaughlin*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Bruce Piper, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(85099109)

2:25 p.m.
Informal Discussion

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:25 p.m.3:15 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, III

1:25 p.m.
Figures of merit for digital multistep pseudorandom numbers.
Debra A. Andr\'e, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Gary L. Mullen*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Harald Niederreiter, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria
(8501137)

1:55 p.m.
Geodesic multidimensional continued fractions.
Jeffrey C. Lagarias*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(8501109)

2:25 p.m.
On the worstcase complexity of three algorithms for computing the Jacobi symbol.
Jeffrey Shallit*, Dartmouth College
(8501159)

2:55 p.m.
Dihedral cubic approximations and series for pi and CohenLenstra heuristics for class groups.
Daniel Shanks*, University of Maryland, College Park
(8501144)

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
AMSMAAPME Invited Address
The mathematics of identification numbers.
Joseph A. Gallian*, University of Minnesota, Duluth

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #6 (Part B)
Group theory through art
Organizers:
Thomas Brylawski, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
MAA Minicourse #8 (Part A)
Applications of the HP28S for experienced users
Organizers:
Thomas W. Tucker, Colgate University

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 2:35 p.m.3:25 p.m.
MAA Invited Address
The Riemann mapping nontheorem.
Nancy K. Stanton*, University of Notre Dame

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 3:40 p.m.4:40 p.m.
MAA Business Meeting

Wednesday August 9, 1989, 7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
PME J. Sutherland Frame Lecture
Entrainment of frequency: A recurring theme.
Jane Cronin Scanlon*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
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