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Joint AMS-SMM International Meeting
Denton, TX, May 19-22, 1999
Meeting #944

Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu

Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems

  • Thursday May 20, 1999, 8:30 a.m.-10:20 a.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, I

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Talk # 20 by {\bf William Veech} is held jointly with this session in Room 255, ESSC.
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Hyperbolicity and Astigmatism in High- dimensional Focusing Billiards.
      Leonid A Bunimovich*, Georgia Tech
      (944-58-137)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Chaotic billiard dynamics on surfaces of constant curvature.
      Eugene Gutkin*, USC
      (944-58-269)
  • Thursday May 20, 1999, 1:00 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, II

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 1:00 p.m.
      Natural measures on the unstable and invariant manifolds in open billiards.
      Peter A. Richardson*, University of North Texas
      (944-58-407)
    • 1:30 p.m.
      Complex Schottky groups and Limit Sets.
      Guillermo Sienra*, UNAM
      (944-58-288)
    • 2:00 p.m.
      Some holomorphic dynamical systems determined by covering spaces.
      Kevin M. Pilgrim*, Univ. of Missouri, Rolla
      (944-58-20)
    • 2:30 p.m.
      Schottky groups on higher dimensional complex projective spaces.
      Jose A Seade*, Instituto de Matematicas, UNAM
      Alberto S. Verjovsky, Instituto de Matematicas, UNAM
      (944-32-102)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Higher dimensional complex Kleinian groups via twistor theory.
      Alberto S. Verjovsky*, Instituto de Matematicas, UNAM
      Jose A. Seade, Instituto de Matematicas, UNAM
      (944-32-103)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Some connectedness properties of Julia sets.
      Irving N Baker, Imperial College UK
      Patricia Dominguez*, Universidad Autonoma de Puebla, Mx.
      (944-30-95)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Distribution of return times for rational maps.
      Nicolai T.A. Haydn*, University of Southern California
      (944-58-289)
  • Friday May 21, 1999, 8:00 a.m.-10:20 a.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, III

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Hyperbolicity and KAM bottles in Driven Lorentz Gas.
      Maciej P. Wojtkowski*, Univeristy of Arizona
      (944-58-389)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Invariant manifolds associated to non-resonant subspaces.
      Rafael de la Llave*, Univ. of Texas at Austin
      (944-58-131)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Lagrangian Flows: The Dynamics of globally minimizing orbits.
      Gonzalo Contreras, CIMAT
      Jorge Delgado, UFF-Brazil
      Renato Iturriaga*, CIMAT
      (944-58-101)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Lagrangian Graphs and Ma\~n\'e's Critical Values.
      Gonzalo Contreras*, CIMAT
      Renato Iturriaga, CIMAT
      Gabriel Paternain, CMAT-Uruguay
      Miguel Paternain, CMAT-Uruguay
      (944-58-272)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Finsler Metrics and Action Potentials.
      Renato Iturriaga, CCIMAT
      Hector Sanchez-Morgado*, Instituto de Matematicas. UNAM
      (944-58-93)
  • Friday May 21, 1999, 2:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, IV

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Heteroclinic connections in mechanical systems with cubic homogeneous potentials.
      Ernesto A. Lacomba*, UAM-Iztapalapa, Mexico
      Manuel Falconi, UNAM
      (944-70-94)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      On countable number of limit cycles for generic polynomial differential equations in $C^2$.
      Laura Ortiz-Bobadilla, National Autonomous University of Mexico
      Ernesto Rosales-Gonzalez*, National Autonomous University of Mexico
      Arsenii Shcherbakov, Frumkin Inst. of Electrochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences
      (944-34-171)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Poincare-Hopf index and completeness for Hamiltonian vector fields.
      Jesus R. Muci\~no-Raymundo*, UNAM
      (944-34-275)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Numerical Calculation of Decay of Correlations.
      Marek R Rychlik*, University of Arizona
      (944-65-395)
  • Saturday May 22, 1999, 8:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, V

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Hausdorff Dimension and Measure for Complex Continued Fractions with Restricted Entries.
      Pawel Hanus*, University of North Texas
      (944-30-411)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Talk #268 by {\bf V. Afraimovich} is held jointly by this session in Room 255, ESSC.
    • 9:30 a.m.
      New results on lifting ergodicity in affine extensions.
      Mahesh G Nerurkar*, Rutgers University
      (944-28-47)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Real planar polynomial foliations.
      Xavier Jarque*, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
      Jaume Llibre, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
      (944-34-110)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Hamiltonian Stability in the Plane.
      Xavier Jarque, UAB, Barcelona
      Zbigniew H Nitecki*, Tufts University
      (944-58-39)
    • 11:00 a.m.
      Positive Kolmogorov-Sinai entropy for the Standard map.
      Oliver R Knill*, University of Texas
      (944-58-384)
    • 11:30 a.m.
      Dynamical Properties of Continued Fraction Type Algorithms.
      Robert M Burton*, Oregon State University
      (944-99-266)
  • Saturday May 22, 1999, 1:00 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Smooth Dynamical Systems, VI

    Organizers:
    David A. Delatte, University of North Texas delatte@unt.edu
    Dan Mauldin, University of North Texas mauldin@unt.edu
    Jose Seade, UNAM jseade@math.unam.mx
    Mariusz Urbanski, University of North Texas urbanski@unt.edu
    Alberto Verjovsky, UNAM alberto@math.unam.mx

    • 1:00 p.m.
      Absolutely Continuous Invariant Measures for $C^1$ Expanding Maps.
      Anthony N Quas*, University of Memphis
      (944-58-43)
    • 1:30 p.m.
      Trajectory of the turning point is dense for a co-$\sigma$-porous set of tent maps.
      Karen M Brucks*, UWM-Milwaukee
      Zolt\'{a}n Buczolich, E\"{o}tv\"{o}s Lor\'{a}nd University
      (944-99-130)
    • 2:00 p.m.
      Non-Collet-Eckmann maps and decay of correlations.
      Henk Bruin*, Caltech
      (944-28-113)
    • 2:30 p.m.
      Pointwise Dimension of Attractors of Iterated Function Systems.
      Brian R Hunt*, University of Maryland, College Park
      (944-28-369)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Substitutions in Life.
      William Geller, IUPUI
      Michal Misiurewicz*, IUPUI
      (944-58-227)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      The Multi-port Volterra Series for Modeling of Smooth Dynamic Systems.
      Denis N. Sidorov*, Energy Systems Institute
      (944-45-49)
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