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1990 Southeast Section Meeting
Fayetteville, AR, March 2324, 1990
Meeting #856
Associate secretaries: Joseph A Cima, AMS cima@email.unc.edu
Special Session on Geometry, Physics and Nonlinear PDE's, I: MongeAmp\'ere Equations

Friday March 23, 1990, 7:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry, Physics and Nonlinear PDE's, I: MongeAmp\'ere Equations
Room 204, Center for Continuing Education

7:00 a.m.
Darboux mappings and locally convex surfaces.
Friedmar Schulz*, University of Iowa
(8563512)

7:35 a.m.
Maximum principles and applications.
I. Bakelman*, Texas A\thsp\&\thsp M University, College Station
(8563572)

8:10 a.m.
Generalized convex hypersurfaces.
Erwin Lutwak*, Polytechnic University of New York
(8565260)

8:45 a.m.
Worn stones  a second look.
Wm. J. Firey*, Oregon State University
(8565245)

9:20 a.m.
The inhomogeneous extremal metric problem for closed surfaces.
Eugenio Calabi*, University of Pennsylvania
(8565368)

Friday March 23, 1990, 1:10 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry, Physics and Nonlinear PDE's, II: Mean curvatureHarmonic mapsCurvature evolution
Room 204, Center for Continuing Education

1:10 p.m.
Surfaces of constant mean curvature of Enneper type.
Henry C. Wente*, University of Toledo
(8565376)

1:45 p.m.
A survey of some unusual harmonic maps from the 3ball to the 2sphere.
Robert Hardt*, Rice University
(8564967)

2:20 p.m.
A priori estimates for a class of problems from nonlinear elasticity.
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Nicholas Owen, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Daniel Phillips*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8563528)

2:55 p.m.
On the size of the blowup set for a quasilinear parabolic equation.
Michael E. Gage*, University of Rochester
(8563554)

3:30 p.m.
On the structure of complete embedded constant mean curvature surfaces in Euclidean space.
Nicholas J. Korevaar*, University of Utah
(8565357)

4:05 p.m.
Almost umbilic submanifolds.
R. Howard*, University of South Carolina, Columbia
(8565358)

4:40 p.m.
On the parabolic harmonic map equation from noncompact manifolds.
G. Liao*, University of Texas, Arlington
L. F. Tam, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
(8565378)

5:15 p.m.
Rotational mean curvature flow, quenching and blow up.
Bernhard Kawohl*, Universit\"at Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany
(8563535)

Saturday March 24, 1990, 7:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry, Physics and Nonlinear PDE's, III: Curvature and geometry
Room 204, Center for Continuing Education

7:00 a.m.
Null directions and curvature.
John K. Beem*, University of Missouri, Columbia
Phillip E. Parker, Wichita State University
(8565353)

7:35 a.m.
Causal and geodesic behavior of gravitational plane waves.
P. Ehrlich*, University of Florida
G. Emch, University of Florida
G. Galloway, University of Miami
(8565313)

8:10 a.m.
Riemannian metrics on fiber bundles.
Gary R. Jensen*, Washington University
Marco Rigoli, Citta Universitaria, Italy
(8565333)

8:45 a.m.
Contact Riemannian threemanifolds.
Samuel I. Goldberg*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(8565371)

9:20 a.m.
A geometric estimate for the index of an umbilic on a smooth surface.
Frederico Xavier*, University of Notre Dame
(8565314)

Saturday March 24, 1990, 1:10 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry, Physics and Nonlinear PDE's, IV: EigenvaluesScalar curvature
Room 204, Center for Continuing Education

1:10 p.m.
The local structure of Riemannian manifolds.
Patrick Ghanaat, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland
Maung Minoo, McMaster University
Ernst A. Ruh*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(8565337)

1:45 p.m.
Conformal deformation equation and isospectral set of conformal metrics.
SunYung A. Chang, University of California, Los Angeles
Paul C. Yang*, University of Southern California
(8565359)

2:20 p.m.
Prescribed curvature and singularities of conformal metrics on Riemann surfaces.
Robert C. McOwen*, Northeastern University
(8563561)

2:55 p.m.
Conformal deformation of metrics to constant mean curvature.
Jos\'e F. Escobar*, University of Chicago
(8565331)

3:30 p.m.
Spherical minimal immersions of spherical space forms.
Dennis DeTurck*, University of Pennsylvania
(8565377)

4:05 p.m.
The changing geometry of isospectral manifolds.
Dennis DeTurck, University of Pennsylvania
Herman Gluck, University of Pennsylvania
Carolyn Gordon*, Washington University
David Webb, Washington University
(8565330)

4:40 p.m.
Domains in Riemannian manifolds and inverse spectral geometry.
Harold Donnelly, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Jeffrey Lee*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8565355)

5:15 p.m.
A class of nonlinear partial differential systems with geometric applications.
S. Walter Wei*, University of Oklahoma
(8565369)

5:50 p.m.
On the index of the CostaHoffanMeeks minimal surface.
Peter Li, University of Arizona
LuenFai Tam, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Frank Stenger, University of Utah
Andrejs E. Treibergs*, University of Utah
(8565352)
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