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International Joint Mathematics Meeting
Merida, Mexico, December 1-4, 1993
Meeting #888

Associate secretaries:
Robert M Fossum, AMS rmfossum@uiuc.edu

Special Session on Asymptotic and Numerical Methods in Biology

  • Friday December 3, 1993, 09:00-11:50
    Special Session on Asymptotic and Numerical Methods in Biology, I

    • 09:00
      Recent results and models in molecular and quasimolecular modelling.
      Donald Greenspan*, University of Texas, Arlington
      (888-92-139)
    • 09:30
      An iterative scheme for the Milne problem in radiative transfer.
      Francois Golse, University of Paris VII, France
      Raymondo Peralta*, IIMAS-UNAM
      (888-65-101)
    • 10:00
      Discussion
    • 10:30
      Waves in cracked materials.
      F. J. Sabina*, IIMAS-UNAM
      V. P. Smyshlyaev, University of Bath, United Kingdom
      J. R. Willis, University of Bath, United Kingdom
      (888-73-107)
    • 11:00
      The dynamics of resonant capture.
      D. Quinn, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
      R. Rand*, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
      J. Bridge, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
      (888-34-89)
    • 11:30
      On the horizontal momentum of a vertically oscillating string.
      A. A. Minzoni, IIMAS-UNAM
      C. A. Vargas*, IIMAS-UNAM
      (888-73-105)
  • Friday December 3, 1993, 16:00-18:20
    Special Session on Asymptotic and Numerical Methods in Biology, II

    • 16:00
      The slow accommodation of traveling waves to their leading tail for reaction-diffusion equations.
      Richard Haberman*, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
      (888-35-88)
    • 16:30
      Two applications of the complex WKB method.
      Victor M. Olive*, CINVESTAV IPN
      Vladimir Belov, CINVESTAV IPN
      Serguei Dobrokhotov, Russian Academy of Science, Russia
      (888-81-108)
    • 17:00
      Discussion
    • 17:30
      Edge waves over a gently sloping beach: The proof.
      Peter Zhevandrov*, CINVESTAV IPN and Academy of Science, Russia
      (888-76-104)
    • 18:00
      The continuation method to study periodic orbits of a symplectic map of four dimensions.
      Arturo Olvera, IIMAS-UNAM
      Cristobal Vargas*, CINVESTAV-IPN
      (888-65-109)
  • Saturday December 4, 1993, 09:00-11:50
    Special Session on Asymptotic and Numerical Methods in Biology, III

    • 09:00
      On the number of solitons for the ILW equation.
      A. A. Minzoni*, IIMAS-UNAM
      Touvia Miloh, Tel Aviv University, Israel
      (888-76-106)
    • 09:30
      Dynamics of quantitative genetic parameters under stabilizing selection: An analysis of multilocus models with strong selection.
      Alan Hastings*, University of California, Davis
      Sergey Gavrilets, University of California, Davis
      (888-92-90)
    • 10:00
      Discussion
    • 10:30
      A theory of sustainable harvesting.
      Donald Ludwig*, University of British Columbia, Canada
      (888-92-148)
    • 11:00
      Parameter estimation in a model of Chagas disease.
      Jorge X. Velasco-Hern\~andez*, UAM-I
      (888-92-94)
    • 11:30
      Social dynamics meets epidemiology: The HIV/AIDS epidemic.
      Carlos Castillo-Chavez*, Cornell University, New York
      (888-92-163)
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