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Joint Summer Meeting
Columbus, OH, August 8-11, 1990
Meeting #859

Associate secretaries:
W Wistar Comfort, AMS wcomfort@wesleyan.edu
Kenneth A Ross, MAA ross@math.uoregon.edu
Sunday August 5, 1990
Monday August 6, 1990
Tuesday August 7, 1990
Wednesday August 8, 1990
Thursday August 9, 1990
Friday August 10, 1990
Saturday August 11, 1990
Sunday August 12, 1990

Sunday August 5, 1990
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Monday August 6, 1990
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. AMS Short Course: Part 1
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Tuesday August 7, 1990
7:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. MAA Board of Governors
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. AMS Short Course: Part 2
1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. AMS Council
2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Joint Meetings Registration
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. MAA Section Officers
7:15 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Joint Policy Board for Mathematics: National Meetings of Department Heads
Curriculum reform--How does a department chair cause it to happen?
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Wednesday August 8, 1990
6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Joint Meetings Registration
7:30 a.m.-8:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
8:55 a.m.-9:45 a.m. MAA Invited Address
G. Baley Price
The seventy-fifth anniversary celebration.
9:55 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Plaque Ceremony
10:10 a.m.-11:00 a.m. MAA Invited Address
Judith V. Grabiner
Was Newton's calculus just a deadend? Maclaurin and the Scottish connection.
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibits
12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m. MAA Invited Address
Wade Ellis, Jr.
Mathematics and computation: Proliferation and fragmentation.
1:10 p.m.-1:40 p.m. MAA Invited Address
Paul R. Halmos
Has progress in mathematics slowed down?
1:50 p.m.-2:20 p.m. MAA Invited Address
Peter J. Hilton
The contribution of mathematics to education.
2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. MAA Invited Address
Cathleen S. Morawetz
The last 75 years: Giants of applied mathematics.
3:15 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Picture
3:45 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Mathematical Circus
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. MAA Banquet
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Thursday August 9, 1990
6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Joint Meetings Registration
7:00 a.m.-7:30 a.m. MAA Special Presentation
7:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, I
7:00 a.m.-8:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. MAA Minicourse #1: Part A
Using metacognitive strategies to improve instruction
7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. MAA Minicourse #2: Part A
Planning, funding, and administering teacher enhancement projects
7:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Poster Session
What students learn in the symbolic computing environment
7:05 a.m.-11:00 a.m. MAA Session on The Interface Between Mathematics and Operations Research, Part A
7:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Dynamics of Biological Systems, I
7:50 a.m.-8:40 a.m. MAA-AAAS Invited Address
Richard A. Askey
Lost and found mathematics.
7:50 a.m.-8:40 a.m. MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Quantitative Literacy Requirements Panel Discussion
Quantitative literacy
8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, I
8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Group Theory, I
8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m. MAA Student Chapter Panel Discussion
8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. AWM Panel Discussion
Enrichment programs in urban public schools
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibits
8:55 a.m.-9:45 a.m. AMS-MAA Invited Address
Saunders Mac Lane
Algebra as a means of understanding mathematics.
9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m. AWM Membership Meeting \& Prize Session
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #3: Part A
A seminar on women in mathematics
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #4: Part A
A calculus laboratory using Mathematica
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #5: Part A
Using history in teaching calculus
10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. MAA-NCTM Invited Address
John A. Dossey
Mathematics education-yesterday, today, and tomorrow.
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. National Science Foundation
12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m. MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture I
Philip J. Davis
Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to meta-chaos. Spirals old and new.
1:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. MAA-PME Invited Address
Ivan Niven
Problems for all seasons.
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MAA Minicourse #1: Part B
Using metacognitive strategies to improve instruction
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MAA Minicourse #2: Part B
Planning, funding, and administering teacher enhancement projects
1:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m. MAA Session on Toward Equity and Excellence: Efforts to Increase the Number of Minorities and Women in the Profession
1:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m. MAA Session on The Interface Between Mathematics and Operations Research, Part B
1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Panel Discussion
The pedagogical impact of computer algebra systems on college mathematics curricula
2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. PME Contributed Paper Session
2:35 p.m.-4:05 p.m. AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Michael G. Crandall
Viscosity solutions of partial differential equations.
3:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m. MAA Special Lecture
3:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m. MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Special Presentation
Symbolic computing in undergraduate mathematics: Symbols, pictures, numbers, and insights
3:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m. MAA Minicourse #3: Part B
A seminar on women in mathematics
3:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m. MAA Minicourse #4: Part B
A calculus laboratory using Mathematica
3:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m. MAA Minicourse #5: Part B
Using history in teaching calculus
5:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m. Pi Mu Epsilon Banquet
6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. AMS-MAA-MSEB Evening of Dialogue
Mathematics education
7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. PME J. Sutherland Frame Lecture
Ronald L. Graham
Combinatorics and computers: Coping with finiteness.
8:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m. AWM Reception
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Friday August 10, 1990
6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Joint Meetings Registration
7:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Combinatorial Games
7:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Group Theory, II
7:00 a.m.-9:10 a.m. AMS Session on Graph Theory and Combinatorics
7:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m. MAA Session
Modeling
7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Pi Mu Epsilon Breakfast
7:20 a.m.-9:45 a.m. AMS Session on Geometry, Topology and Infinite Combinatorics
7:30 a.m.-9:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Dynamics of Biological Systems, II
7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. MAA Minicourse #6: Part A
Writing to learn mathematics
7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. MAA Minicourse #7: Part A
Exploring mathematics with the NeXT computer
7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. MAA Minicourse #8: Part A
A mathematician's introduction to the HP-48SX scientific expandable calculator for first-time users
7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. MAA Minicourse #9: Part A
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories
7:30 a.m.-9:55 a.m. MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part A
7:50 a.m.-8:40 a.m. AMS Invited Address
Michael E. Taylor
The role of microlocal analysis in PDE.
8:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m. MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics Panel Discussion
Research in learning undergraduate mathematics
8:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m. MAA Committee on Computers in Mathematics Education Panel Discussion
Visualization project
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibits
8:15 a.m.-9:50 a.m. PME Contributed Paper Session
8:55 a.m.-9:45 a.m. AMS Invited Address
Joseph G. Conlon
Statistical mechanics of Coulomb systems.
10:05 a.m.-11:00 a.m. AMS Business Meeting
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. National Science Foundation
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. PME Council
12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m. MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture II
Philip J. Davis
Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to meta-chaos. Lessons from Euler.
1:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. MAA-CMS Invited Address
Paulo Ribenboim
Prime number records.
1:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m. AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, II
1:30 p.m.-3:20 p.m. AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
1:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m. AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, II
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MAA Minicourse #6: Part B
Writing to learn mathematics
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MAA Minicourse #7: Part B
Exploring mathematics with the NeXT computer
1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MAA Minicourse #9: Part B
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories
1:30 p.m.-3:25 p.m. AMS Session on Group Theory
1:30 p.m.-3:40 p.m. MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part B
1:30 p.m.-3:50 p.m. PME Contributed Paper Session
2:35 p.m.-3:25 p.m. MAA-SIAM Invited Address
Richard A. Tapia
Interior point methods for linear programming: An overview.
2:50 p.m.-3:50 p.m. MAA Open Discussion on Consultants
4:05 p.m.-5:00 p.m. MAA Business Meeting
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. AMS Committee on Science Policy Panel Discussion
Responsibilities of mathematicians in the implementation of the DAVID II Report
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Saturday August 11, 1990
6:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Joint Meetings Registration
7:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, III
7:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, III
7:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Group Theory, III
7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. MAA Minicourse #10: Part A
CAS laboratory projects for calculus
7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. MAA Minicourse #6: Part C
Writing to learn mathematics
7:00 a.m.-10:10 a.m. AMS Session on Algebraic Number Theory and Multiplicative Structures
7:30 a.m.-9:55 a.m. MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part C
7:50 a.m.-8:40 a.m. MAA-ACM Invited Address
Juris Hartmanis
On the computational complexity of doing mathematics.
8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
8:00 a.m.-9:20 a.m. MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Calculus Reform and the First Two Years Panel Discussion
8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Exhibits
8:55 a.m.-9:45 a.m. MAA-NAM Invited Address
Carl Lindell Prather
Intriguing problems about zeros in complex analysis.
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #11: Part A
Producing mathematics courseware with Mathematica: Calculus and Mathematica
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #12
Exploring statistics and discrete mathematics topics using inexpensive graphing calculators
9:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MAA Minicourse #13: Part A
Spreadsheet based mathematical topics for nonmathematics majors
9:30 a.m.-11:20 a.m. MAA Session on MAA-PME Contributed Paper Session
9:30 a.m.-11:20 a.m. MAA-PME Undergraduate Student Paper Session
9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. MAA Science Policy Committee Panel Discussion
State mathematics coalitions
10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. MAA-AWM Invited Address
Judith Roitman
The uses of set theory.
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. National Science Foundation
12:00 p.m.-2:20 p.m. AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, IV
12:00 p.m.-2:20 p.m. AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, IV
12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. MAA Minicourse #10: Part B
CAS laboratory projects for calculus
12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. MAA Minicourse #8: Part B
A mathematician's introduction to the HP-48SX scientific expandable calculator for first-time users
12:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m. AMS Session on Function Spaces
12:00 p.m.-1:40 p.m. AMS Session on Numerical Methods and Mathematical Modelling
12:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m. AMS Session on Differential and Integral Equations
12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m. MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture III
Philip J. Davis
Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to meta-chaos. Theodorus goes wild.
1:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m. MAA-AMATYC Invited Address
Karl J. Smith
Crisis in mathematics education: Perspective from the two-year college.
2:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m. MAA Minicourse #11: Part B
Producing mathematics courseware with Mathematica: Calculus and Mathematica
2:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m. MAA Minicourse #13: Part B
Spreadsheet based mathematical topics for nonmathematics majors
2:35 p.m.-4:05 p.m. AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
John W. Morgan
cap lambda-trees and their applications.
2:35 p.m.-3:25 p.m. MAA Committee on the Participation of Women Special Lecture
History of women in the MAA
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. MAA President's Dinner
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Sunday August 12, 1990
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