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Saturday August 5, 1989 
Sunday August 6, 1989 
Monday August 7, 1989 
Tuesday August 8, 1989 
Wednesday August 9, 1989 
Thursday August 10, 1989 
Saturday August 5, 1989  
7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk Room

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Session on MAA Executive & Finance Committee 
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Sunday August 6, 1989  
7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk 2

7:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Board of Governors

7:30 a.m.1:30 p.m.  Short Course Registration

8:15 a.m.3:45 p.m.  AMS Short Course Series 
9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  AMS Invited Address

9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Session on MAA Board of Governors Breakout room 
9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Board of Governors

9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Board of Governors

9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Board of Governors

9:45 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Board of Governors

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  AMS Council

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

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Monday August 7, 1989  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.7:15 a.m.  AMS Invited Address

7:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AMS Short Course  Day 2 
7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk 3

7:30 a.m.8:20 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Howard A. Masur The dynamics of billiards in polygons. 
7:30 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS SS/CP/MINIS 1 
7:45 a.m.9:45 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #1 (Part A)
The use of personal computers in an introductory linear algebra course 
7:45 a.m.9:45 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #2 (Part A)
Combinatorics via functional equations 
8:35 a.m.9:25 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Maury D. Bramson Limiting behavior of densities for annihilating systems of particles. 
10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
Jean E. Taylor Crystals, in equilibrium and otherwise. 
12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Exhibit and Book Sales

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Book Sale

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture I
William P. Thurston Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings. 
1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Linda Keen Iterating rational maps and automorphisms of the Bernoulli shift. 
1:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS/MAA SS/CP/MINIS 2 
1:30 p.m.3:15 p.m.  AMS Short Course  Day 2 pm 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  AMS Session on Applications 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  AMS Session on Algebra and Combinatorics 
1:30 p.m.4:10 p.m.  MAA Session on Pedagogical Uses of Symbolic Computer Systems, Part A 
1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.  AMS/MAA Joint Panel Discussion
Everybody Counts 
2:35 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Mary Ellen Rudin Metrizability in manifolds. 
3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamics and Moduli Space, I 
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #1 (Part B)
The use of personal computers in an introductory linear algebra course 
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #2 (Part B)
Combinatorics via functional equations 
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #3 (Part A)
Chaotic dynamical systems 
3:30 p.m.4:40 p.m.  AMS Session on General Session 
3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Session on Algebra and Combinatorics 
3:40 p.m.5:40 p.m.  MAA Section Officers

5:40 p.m.7:00 p.m.  Social Event

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  JPBM National Meeting of Department Heads
Evaluating teaching in mathematics 
6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.  Pi Mu Epsilon Reception

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Tuesday August 8, 1989  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, I 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamics and Moduli Space, II 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, I 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS/MAA SS/CP/MINIS 3 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #3 (Part B)
Chaotic dynamical systems 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #4 (Part A)
Facultymanaged programs that produce minority mathematics majors 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #5 (Part A)
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories 
7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.  AMS Session on Topology 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Session on Analysis, I 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Pedagogical Uses of Symbolic Computer Systems, Part B 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk 4

7:30 a.m.8:55 a.m.  MAA Public Hearing
Accreditation 
7:30 a.m.8:00 a.m.  AWM Membership Meeting

7:40 a.m.8:30 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
John W. Addison, Jr. Selfdual quantifiers: A unifying theme in mathematics and logics. 
8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  AWM Panel Discussion
Women in operations research: Their work and experiences 
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Exhibit and Book Sales

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Book Sale

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

9:10 a.m.10:00 a.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
Serge Lang Case studies of political opinions passed off as science and mathematics. 
10:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures, Lecture I
Persi W. Diaconis The mathematics of mixing things up: From card shuffling to counting and back. 
11:05 a.m.12:00 p.m.  Pi Mu Epsilon Council

12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture II
William P. Thurston Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings. 
1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #3 (Part C)
Chaotic dynamical systems 
1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #4 (Part B)
Facultymanaged programs that produce minority mathematics majors 
1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #5 (Part B)
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories 
1:25 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Session on MAA CP/MINIS 4 
1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.  AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Dusa McDuff Elliptic methods in symplectic geometry. Dusa McDuff Applications of PDE methods by Gromov, Floer, and others to symplectic geometry of manifolds. 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  MAA Session on MAAPME Contributed Paper Session 
1:30 p.m.3:10 p.m.  MAA Session on Pedagogical Uses of Symbolic Computer Systems, Part C 
1:30 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Session on Calculus Revision, Part A 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.  MAA Video
Finite symmetry groups in three dimensions 
3:35 p.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Business Meeting

5:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  PME Barbecue & Hoedown

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.  AWM Reception

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Wednesday August 9, 1989  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, I 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, II 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, II 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS/MAA SS/CP/MINIS 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #6 (Part A)
Group theory through art 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #7 (Part A)
HP28S short course for nearly inexperienced users 
7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.  AMS Session on Analysis, II 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Calculus Revision, Part B 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
7:00 a.m.8:00 a.m.  Pi Mu Epsilon Breakfast

7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk 5

7:30 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamics and Moduli Space, III 
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? 
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Exhibit and Book Sales

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  MAA Book Sale

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

9:10 a.m.10:00 a.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
Shizuo Kakutani The principle of duality in functional analysis. 
10:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures, Lecture II
Persi W. Diaconis The mathematics of mixing things up: Reversible chains and eigenvlues of the Laplacian. 
12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III
William P. Thurston Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings. 
12:15 p.m.2:05 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, III 
12:15 p.m.3:15 p.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS/MAA SS/CP/MINI 6 
1:20 p.m.2:30 p.m.  AMS Session on Analysis and Geometry 
1:25 p.m.3:15 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, II 
1:25 p.m.3:15 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, III 
1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.  AMSMAAPME Invited Address
Joseph A. Gallian The mathematics of identification numbers. 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #6 (Part B)
Group theory through art 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #8 (Part A)
Applications of the HP28S for experienced users 
2:35 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Nancy K. Stanton The Riemann mapping nontheorem. 
3:40 p.m.4:40 p.m.  MAA Business Meeting

4:45 p.m.9:00 p.m.  MAA Banquet for 25Year Members

5:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.  PME Banquet

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  PME J. Sutherland Frame Lecture
Jane Cronin Scanlon Entrainment of frequency: A recurring theme. 
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Thursday August 10, 1989  
6:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on History of Orthogonal Polynomials, I 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, III 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Free Boundary Problems and Partial Differential Equations, IV 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, IV 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS/MAA SS/CP/MINIS 7 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #7 (Part B)
HP28S short course for nearly inexperienced users 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #9 (Part A)
A seminar on women in mathematics 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Session on Analysis and Probability 
7:00 a.m.8:55 a.m.  MAA Panel Discussion
The role of the computer in calculus reform 
7:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.  Chalk Talk 6

7:40 a.m.8:30 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
Wolfgang M. Schmidt The number of solutions of Diophantine equations. 
8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  AMS Exhibit and Book Sales

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Book Sale

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  Exhibits

9:10 a.m.10:00 a.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
John H. Conway alpha x^2 + hxy + cy^2 = n. 
10:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures, Lecture III
Persi W. Diaconis The mathematics of mixing things up: Modern Markov chain theory. 
12:15 p.m.1:45 p.m.  AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Haim Brezis Mathematical problems of liquid crystals. Haim Brezis Liquid crystals. 
12:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #8 (Part B)
Applications of the HP28S for experienced users 
12:15 p.m.2:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #9 (Part B)
A seminar on women in mathematics 
12:15 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Session on MAA CP/MINIS 8 
2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.  AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture IV
William P. Thurston Geometry, groups, and selfsimilar tilings. 
2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  AMS Special Session on AMS SS/CP 
2:00 p.m.4:10 p.m.  AMS Special Session on History of Orthogonal Polynomials, II 
3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Mathematical Questions in Computational Geometry, IV 
3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Computational Number Theory and Applications, V 
3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.  AMS Session on Analysis, III 
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  MAA President's Dinner

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