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8:00 a.m. Ideals in nest algebras generated by a diagonal element. John L. Orr, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
David R. Pitts*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(876-47-120)
8:30 a.m. Isomorphisms of some maximal triangular algebras. John L. Orr*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(876-47-121)
9:00 a.m. Operators and wavelets. Xingde Dai, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
David R. Larson*, Texas A\thsp\&\thsp M University, College Station
(876-47-211)
9:30 a.m. Full nest algebras. Alan Hopenwasser*, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
Justin R. Peters, Iowa State University
(876-47-78)
10:00 a.m. On the operator equations AX=Y. Robert L. Moore, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
Tavan T. Trent*, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
(876-47-94)
10:30 a.m. Operators with property A_1(1). Derek Westwood*, Xavier University
(876-47-79)
8:00 a.m. Cycle ideals for distance-regular graphs. Aaron D. Meyerowitz*, Florida Atlantic University
(876-05-123)
8:30 a.m. Perfect Nelder block sequences. D. A. Preece*, University of Canterbury, England
(876-05-103)
9:00 a.m. The strong Kronecker product. Warwick de Launey, Cryptomathematics Group, Melbourne, Australia
Jennifer Seberry*, University of Wollongong, Australia
(876-05-28)
9:30 a.m. Difference sets in Abelian groups of p rank 2. Surinder Sehgal*, Ohio State University, Columbus
K. T. Arasu, Wright State University, Dayton
(876-05-29)
10:00 a.m. Balanced ternary designs: An updated parameter list and some recent results. Elizabeth J. Billington*, Auburn University, Auburn
(876-05-02)
10:30 a.m. A large set of designs on vector spaces. D. K. Ray-Chaudhuri*, Ohio State University, Columbus
Erin J. Schram, Shawnee Community College
(876-05-152)
8:00 a.m. Cyclic affine planes and Paley difference sets. K. T. Arasu*, Wright State University, Dayton
A. Pott, Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany
(876-51-38)
8:30 a.m. Elementary abelian 3-subgroups of the monster. Thomas M. Richardson*, Western Michigan University
(876-20-131)
9:00 a.m. Recent results on finite subroups of Lie groups. Robert L. Griess, Jr.*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-20-233)
9:30 a.m. When does a building have a twin. Curtis Bennett*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(876-17-51)
10:00 a.m. On 6-gonal graphs with a triply transitive suborbit. Manley Perkel*, Wright State University
Cheryl Praeger, University of Western Australia
(876-20-59)
10:30 a.m. Locally finite groups and minimal conditions. Richard E. Phillips*, Michigan State University
(876-20-57)
8:00 a.m. Stratification of families of plane algebraic curves by the link at infinity. S. Allen Broughton*, Cleveland State University
(876-11-259)
8:30 a.m. Modified integral closure conditions and equisingularity. J. W. Bruce, University of Liverpool
Donal O'Shea*, Mount Holyoke College
(876-32-206)
9:00 a.m. Arithmetic algebraic geometry. W. Niziol*, University of Chicago
(876-14-262)
9:30 a.m. The finiteness problem in rigid cohomology. Richard Crew*, University of Florida
(876-14-189)
10:00 a.m. Hypergeometric differential equations. Alan C. Adolphson*, Oklahoma State University
(876-11-250)
10:30 a.m. Weak completion and convex functions. Daqing Wan*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(876-13-43)
8:00 a.m. Some results in topology and set theory. Amer Beslagic*, George Mason University
(876-54-255)
8:30 a.m. Tightness and normality in products of fans. Gary Gruenhage*, Auburn University, Auburn
K. Tamano, Yokohama National University, Japan
(876-54-150)
9:00 a.m. Homogeneity properties of the graph of the Jones additive function. Robert W. Heath*, University of Pittsburgh
(876-54-149)
9:30 a.m. When are tri-quotient maps inductively perfect? Part I. Myung Hyun Cho, Ohio University, Athens
Winfried Just, Ohio University, Athens
Howard H. Wicke*, Ohio University, Athens
(876-54-199)
10:00 a.m. When are tri-quotient maps inductively perfect? Part II. Winfried Just*, Ohio University, Athens
Howard H. Wicke, Ohio University, Athens
(876-54-197)
10:30 a.m. Is there a Michael space in ZFC? L. Brian Lawrence*, George Mason University
(876-54-186)
8:30 a.m. A distortion theorem for circle packings. Tomasz Dubejko, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Kenneth Stephenson*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(876-30-187)
9:00 a.m. On a theorem of Baernstein. Enrique Villamor*, Florida International University
(876-30-117)
9:30 a.m. Informal Discussion
9:30 a.m. The support points of the unit ball in Bloch space. Mario Bonk*, Institut fur Analysis, Germany
(876-30-174)
10:00 a.m. Problems in function theory. Roger W. Barnard*, Texas Tech University
(876-30-231)
8:30 a.m. Traveling waves for a generalized discrete Fisher's equation. Bill Hudson, Auburn University, Auburn
Bertram Zinner*, Auburn University, Auburn
(876-34-41)
9:00 a.m. Finite extinction time for nonlinear parabolic Neumann boundary value problem. Mark Edwin Oxley*, Air Force Institute of Technology
Alan V. Lair, Air Force Institute of Technology
(876-35-210)
9:30 a.m. Bursting oscillations in excitable membrane models. David Terman*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(876-92-31)
10:00 a.m. Multiplicity results for several classes of boundary-value problems. Philip Korman*, University of Cincinnati
Tiancheng Ouyang, University of Cincinnati
(876-34-106)
10:30 a.m. Optimal harvesting-coefficient control of steady-state prey-predator diffusive Volterra-Lotka systems. Anthony W. Leung*, University of Cincinnati
(876-35-65)
8:30 a.m. Knots, cablings and quantum field theory. Christopher King*, Northeastern University
(876-81-47)
9:00 a.m. Latticized Abelian Chern-Simons theory and knot invariants on Riemann surfaces. David Eliezer*, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California
G. W. Semenoff, University of British Columbia
M. Bergeron, University of British Columbia
(876-57-268)
9:30 a.m. Quantum gravity and the Jones polynomial. Jorge Pullin*, University of Utah
(876-83-07)
10:00 a.m. Global gravitational anomaly-free topological field theory. Randy A. Baadhio*, University of California, Berkeley
(876-81-45)
10:30 a.m. Triangulations, categories and topological field theory. Ruth J. Lawrence*, Harvard University
(876-57-235)
8:30 a.m. Upwind finite difference discretization of Boltzmann-Poisson system of electron transport in semiconductor devices. Emad Fatemi*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Farouk Odeh, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
(876-65-98)
9:00 a.m. Particle methods for periodic Vlasov-Poisson systems. Harold D. Victory, Jr.*, Texas Tech University
(876-82-220)
10:00 a.m. Asymptotically accurate models of semiconductors. Patrick S. Hagan*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Luis Reyna, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York
Robert W. Cox, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis
Barbara A. Wagner, University of Arizona
(876-65-71)
10:30 a.m. Computing steady states of quantum mechanical systems via Bloch-type equations. Christian Ringhofer*, Arizona State University
(876-47-274)
8:45 a.m. A standard mathematical proof of the four color problem. Joseph E. Brierly*, United States Army Tank-Automotive Command, Warren, Michigan
(876-05-273)
9:00 a.m. Homomorphism and sigma-polynomials. Richard Alan Gillman*, Valparaiso University
(876-05-15)
9:15 a.m. The Steiner system S(5,8,24) constructed from dual affine planes. Golala A. Kadir*, Yarmouk University, Jordan
(876-05-173)
9:30 a.m. Strongly regular Cayley graphs with lambda-mu =-1. K. T. Arasu*, Wright State University
D. Jungnickel, Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany
A. Pott, Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany
S. L. Ma, National University of Singapore
(876-05-30)
9:45 a.m. Divisible analogs of Yamamoto's theorems on difference sets. K. T. Arasu, Wright State University, Dayton
Qing Xiang*, Wright State University, Dayton
(876-05-40)
10:00 a.m. General Selmer groups and critical values of Hecke L-functions. Li Guo*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(876-14-111)
10:15 a.m. The minimal angle of a linear transformation. Javad Habibi*, Muskingum College
(876-15-242)
10:30 a.m. On the endomorphism algebra of the Coxeter complex of type A. Eli A. Siegel*, Loyola University of Chicago
(876-16-104)
2:30 p.m. Factoring distance matrix polynomials of graphs. Karen L. Collins*, Wesleyan University
(876-05-54)
3:00 p.m. The graphs of thin type. Paul Terwilliger*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(876-05-91)
3:30 p.m. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors for buckyballs and multilevel circulants. Shyi-Long Lee, Academia Sinica, People's Republic of China
Yeung-Long Luo, Academia Sinica, People's Republic of China
Bruce E. Sagan*, Michigan State University
Yeong-Nan Yeh, Academia Sinica, People's Republic of China
(876-05-53)
4:00 p.m. Chordal completions of grids and planar graphs. Fan R. K. Chung*, Bellcore, Morristown, New Jersey
David Mumford, Harvard University
(876-05-101)
4:30 p.m. On Hadwiger's graph coloring conjecture. Neil Robertson*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(876-05-275)
5:00 p.m. On the Steiner medians of trees. Lowell W. Beineke*, Indiana University-Purdue University, Ft.\ Wayne
Ortrud R. Oellerman, University of Natal, Republic of South Africa
Raymond E. Pippert, Indiana University-Purdue University, Ft.\ Wayne
(876-05-151)
5:30 p.m. A generalization of Dirac's result for balanced k-partite graphs. Ralph Faudree, Memphis State University
Ronald J. Gould, Emory University
Michael S. Jacobson*, University of Louisville
Linda Lesniak, Drew University
(876-05-86)
6:00 p.m. Structure of the Hoffman-Singleton graph. Allen J. Schwenk*, Western Michigan University
(876-05-198)
6:30 p.m. Eigenvalues and separation in graphs. Zevi Miller*, Miami University
Dan Pritikin, Miami University
(876-05-92)
3:00 p.m. Bending of hyperbolic manifolds along pleated hypersurfaces. Boris Apanasov*, University of Oklahoma
(876-57-193)
3:30 p.m. Dirichlet points, Garnett points, and the geometry of infinite ends of hyperbolic surfaces. Andrew Haas*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
(876-30-209)
4:00 p.m. Strong limits of geometrically finite hyperbolic 3-manifolds. R. D. Canary*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Y. N. Minsky, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-57-216)
4:30 p.m. Harmonic maps and Thurston's ending lamination conjecture. Yair N. Minsky*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-53-217)
5:00 p.m. Hyperbolic volume and mod p homology. Marc Culler, University of Illinois, Chicago
Peter B. Shalen*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(876-57-272)
5:30 p.m. A fundamental domain for the Teichmuller modular group. Bernard Maskit*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(876-30-223)
6:00 p.m. Realizability of automorphisms of 3-manifold groups and deformation spaces of Kleinian groups. Richard D. Canary, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Darryl McCullough*, University of Oklahoma
(876-20-224)
6:30 p.m. Polynomial iteration and covering for Kleinian groups. F. W. Gehring*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
G. J. Martin, University of Auckland, New Zealand
(876-30-227)
3:00 p.m. Line modules over the 5-dimensional Sklyanin algebra. Joanna M. Staniszkis*, University of Washington
(876-16-263)
3:30 p.m. When does the FRT construction yield a deformation of the matrix bialgebra? Samuel D. Schack*, State University of New York, Buffalo
(876-16-253)
4:00 p.m. Construction of quantum groups from Belavin-Drinfel'd infinitesimals. Anthony Giaquinto*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-16-225)
4:30 p.m. Quantum Weyl algebras associated to skew polynomial rinds. James J. Zhang*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-16-222)
5:00 p.m. Prime factor algebras of the coordinate ring of quantum matrices. K. R. Goodearl, University of California, Santa Barbara
E. S. Letzter*, Texas A\thsp\&\thsp M University, College Station
(876-16-226)
3:00 p.m. Finite dimensional operator theory: A new approach. Sheldon Axler*, Michigan State University
(876-15-97)
3:30 p.m. Finding the norm of a Schur multiplier. Carl C. Cowen*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(876-15-74)
4:00 p.m. Spectral theorem for unbounded groups of operators. Khristo Boyadzhiev*, Ohio Northern University
Ralph deLaubenfels, Ohio University, Athens
(876-47-83)
4:30 p.m. Analytic reproducing kernels and factorization. Paul J. McGuire*, Bucknell University
Gregory T. Adams, Bucknell University
John Froelich, University of Houston, University Park
Vern I. Paulsen, University of Houston, University Park
(876-47-76)
5:00 p.m. Free convolution of measures with compact support. Hari Bercovici*, Indiana University, Bloomington
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley
(876-46-167)
5:30 p.m. Reducing subspaces for composition operators on L^2. Alan Lambert*, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
(876-47-80)
3:00 p.m. Non-finitary, locally finite, simple groups. Ulrich Meierfrankenfeld*, Michigan State University
(876-20-32)
3:30 p.m. Fixed point theorems for group actions on acyclic complexes. Yoav Segev*, Ben-Gurion University, Israel
(876-47-257)
4:00 p.m. On Tilde geometries and geometries related to the Petersen graph. A. A. Ivanov*, Institute for System Studies, USSR
(876-20-52)
4:30 p.m. Fixed point ratios in exceptional groups of Lie type. Daniel Frohardt, Wayne State University
Kay Magaard*, Wayne State University
(876-20-16)
5:00 p.m. Braid group action via GL(n,q) and U(n,q). H. Volklein*, University of Florida
(876-20-17)
5:30 p.m. On the uniqueness of the G_2 algebra in characteristic 2. Daniel Frohardt, Wayne State University
Peter Johnson*, Kansas State University
(876-20-134)
6:00 p.m. Near failure of factorization. Alberto L. Delgado*, Kansas State University
(876-20-239)
6:30 p.m. Diagram automorphisms and outer automorphisms. Antonio Pasini*, University of Siena, Italy
(876-20-50)
7:00 p.m. A geometry for M_24. Richard Margolin*, The First Boston Corporation, New York, New York
(876-20-244)
3:00 p.m. Controlling quantum-mechanical systems. Katherine Kime*, Case Western Reserve University
(876-93-69)
3:20 p.m. Informal Discussion
3:30 p.m. Open-loop and feedback optimal controls for heat-diffusion equations. Boris Mordukhovich*, Wayne State University
(876-49-207)
4:00 p.m. Optimal control problems for PDE with boundary conditions of anti-periodic type. N. H. Pavel*, Ohio University, Athens
(876-49-208)
5:00 p.m. Computational methods in shape optimization for the Navier-Stokes equations. Max D. Gunzburger*, Virginia Polytech Institute & State University
(876-65-122)
5:30 p.m. Conservation laws in optimization of shape. Vadim Komkov*, Air Force Institute of Technology
(876-93-70)
6:00 p.m. Nonsmooth analysis and shape optimization for pde's. Srdjan Stojanovic*, University of Cincinnati
(876-49-163)
3:00 p.m. Stokes multipliers for a certain third order differential equation in the vicinity of an irregular singular point. T. K. Puttaswamy*, Ball State University
(876-34-63)
3:30 p.m. Sign properties of Green's functions for a family of two point boundary value problems. Paul W. Eloe*, University of Dayton
Jerry Ridenhour, Utah State University
(876-34-49)
4:00 p.m. Boundary value problems for Lipschitz equations with coefficients bounded in L^r. Johnny Henderson*, Auburn University, Auburn
(876-34-04)
4:30 p.m. The Cauchy function for an nth order difference equation. Allan Peterson*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(876-34-25)
5:00 p.m. Averaging techniques in oscillation theory. Lynn Erbe*, University of Alberta
(876-34-64)
5:30 p.m. On a singular diffusion equation. Hongfei Zhang*, Ball State University
(876-34-258)
3:00 p.m. Diagrammatic invariants of knotted curves and surfaces. J. Scott Carter*, University of South Alabama
Masahico Saito, University of Texas, Austin
(876-57-218)
3:30 p.m. Smoothings of higher dimensional knots and remarks on simplex equations. J. Scott Carter, University of South Alabama
Masahico Saito*, University of Texas, Austin
(876-57-185)
4:00 p.m. 2-categories and 2-knots. John E. Fischer, Jr.*, Yale University
(876-57-14)
4:30 p.m. Informal Discussion
4:30 p.m. Multidimensional integrability, D-algebras, and the D-simplex equations. Frank Nijhoff*, Clarkson University
(876-16-13)
5:00 p.m. Knots, tangles and electrical networks. Jay R. Goldman*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Louis H. Kauffman, University of Illinois, Chicago
(876-57-205)
3:00 p.m. Convexity and Riccati flows. James S. Wolper*, Idaho State University
(876-58-251)
3:30 p.m. Geometry of Riccati like equations. Clyde Martin*, Texas Tech University
Victor Shubov, Texas Technical University
(876-93-144)
4:30 p.m. Informal Discussion
4:30 p.m. Algebraic Riccati equations with operator coefficients. Leiba Rodman*, College of William and Mary
(876-47-182)
5:00 p.m. Coupled Riccati equations in differential games. H. Abou-Kandil*, Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, France
(876-34-72)
6:00 p.m. Preserving positive definiteness in the numerical solution of Riccati and Lyapunov equations. Luca Dieci*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(876-34-267)
6:30 p.m. The decomposition method and applications to nonlinear transport and Riccati equation. George Adomian*, General Analytics Incorporated, Athens, Georgia
(876-35-96)
3:00 p.m. Higher multiplicities and almost free divisors. James Damon*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(876-32-105)
3:30 p.m. Aspherical three-arrangements and cohomology of groups. Richard Randell*, University of Iowa
(876-14-75)
4:00 p.m. Coxeter arrangements are hereditarily free. Peter Orlik*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Hiroaki Terao, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(876-14-10)
4:30 p.m. A simple hypergeometric system. Jean-Luc Brylinski*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(876-14-132)
5:00 p.m. On Kouchnirenko's theorem. Pierrette Cassou-Nogu\`es*, University of Bordeaux I, France
(876-55-203)
5:30 p.m. Koosterman sums as algebraic integers. Benji N. Fisher*, Columbia University
(876-11-133)
6:00 p.m. Fermat equations and families. David M. Goss*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(876-11-228)
6:30 p.m. Local densities as Radon-Nikodym derivatives. David Hayes*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(876-11-155)
3:00 p.m. Sobolev mappings with integrable dilation. Juha Heinonen*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Pekka Koskela, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-30-214)
3:30 p.m. The degree of regularity of a quasiconformal mapping. Pekka Koskela*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(876-30-213)
4:00 p.m. Sobolev capacity and Poincare domains. David A. Herron*, University of Cincinnati
Pekka Koskela, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
(876-30-148)
4:30 p.m. Extension of boundary maps for cylindrical and slit domains. Manouchehr Ghamsari*, University of Cincinnati
(876-30-146)
5:00 p.m. Monotonicity properties of mappings with positive Jacobian. Juan J. Manfredi*, University of Pittsburgh
(876-30-215)
5:30 p.m. Asymptotic values and the growth of analytic functions in spiral domains. J. E. Brennan*, University of Kentucky
(876-30-164)
6:00 p.m. The radial growth of entire functions with density conditions. John Rossi*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(876-30-124)
3:00 p.m. Multipliers of families of Cauchy-Stieltjes transforms. R. A. Hibschweiler*, University of New Hampshire
T. H. MacGregor, State University of New York, Albany
(876-30-77)
3:15 p.m. An algebraic description of positive, holomorphic line bundles over flat manifolds. N. Michelacakis*, University College of London, England
(876-32-171)
3:30 p.m. On a class of abstract Volterra equations. Sergiu Aizicovici, Ohio University, Athens
Yimin Ding*, Ohio University, Athens
(876-45-93)
3:45 p.m. Equivalence of subnormal operators. Zhijian Qiu*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(876-45-37)
4:00 p.m. Relative K-cycles and elliptic boundary conditions. Guihua Gong*, University of Toronto
(876-58-36)
4:15 p.m. Non-linear evolution equations with exponential bounding. David Gurney*, Southeastern Louisiana University
(876-47-176)
4:30 p.m. Composition operators on analytic Lipschitz spaces. Kevin M. Madigan*, State University of New York, Albany
(876-47-11)
4:45 p.m. C*-algebras of weighted composition operators and hyperbolicity of linear extensions of dynamical systems. Yuri Latushkin*, University of Missouri, Columbia
(876-47-219)
5:00 p.m. Nonlinear control theory. John Jones, Jr.*, Air Force Institute of Technology
(876-49-60)
5:15 p.m. alpha-Nagata spaces are linearly M_1. M. Jeanne Harris*, Fairmont State College
(876-54-181)
5:30 p.m. Symmetrizable frame quasi-uniformities. Peter Fletcher, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Worthen Hunsaker, Southern Illinois University
William Lindgren*, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
(876-54-183)
5:45 p.m. Topological complexes and finite spaces in computer sciences. Efim Khalimsky*, Dayton, Ohio
(876-54-03)