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Eastern 1993 Spring Sectional Meeting
Washington, DC, April 1718, 1993
Meeting #881
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Problems in Geometry and Physics

Saturday April 17, 1993, 8:20 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Problems in Geometry and Physics, I
Room 320, Just Hall

8:20 a.m.
The level set method for nonlinear PDE.
Lawrence C. Evans*, University of California, Berkeley
(88135119)

9:00 a.m.
Evolving plane curves by curvature in relative geometries II.
Michael E. Gage*, University of Rochester
Yi Li, University of Rochester
(8815377)

9:40 a.m.
Flat flow is motion by crystalline curvature for curves with crystalline energies.
Fred Almgren, Princeton University
Jean E. Taylor*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(8813578)

10:20 a.m.
Flat curvature flow and crystal growth.
Jean E. Taylor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Frederick Almgren*, Princeton University
Lihe Wang, Princeton University
(88135115)

Saturday April 17, 1993, 2:40 p.m.5:10 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Problems in Geometry and Physics, II
Room 320, Just Hall

2:40 p.m.
The selfdual cosmological equations.
Yisong Yang*, Carnegie Mellon University
(8813525)

3:20 p.m.
Statistical equilibrium solutions for the Euler equations.
Nathaniel Whitaker*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bruce Turkington, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(88135116)

4:00 p.m.
On the positive solutions of Matukuma equation.
Yi Li*, University of Rochester
(8813452)

4:40 p.m.
Local behavior and classification of positive solutions of semilinear elliptic equations with supercritical Sobolev growth.
Henghui Zou*, Northwestern University
(8813576)

Sunday April 18, 1993, 8:20 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Problems in Geometry and Physics, III
Room 138, Douglass Hall

8:20 a.m.
The Dirichlet problem for a class of fully nonlinear elliptic equations.
Bo Guan*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(88135117)

9:00 a.m.
On Weyl problem with nonnegative Gauss curvature.
Pengfei Guan*, McMaster University,
Yanyan Li, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(8815828)

9:40 a.m.
Numerical solutions of boundary value problems for Ksurfaces.
Frank Baginski*, George Washington University
Nate Whitaker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(8813579)

10:20 a.m.
A nonminimal solution of the YangMillsHiggs equation with positive coupling constant.
Janet Talvacchia*, Swarthmore College
(88135220)

Sunday April 18, 1993, 2:40 p.m.5:10 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Problems in Geometry and Physics, IV
Room 138, Douglass Hall

2:40 p.m.
Adding handles to the helicoid.
David Hoffman*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Hermann Karcher, University of Bonn, Germany
Fusheng Wei, Texas A\thsp\&\thsp M University, College Station
(8815329)

3:20 p.m.
The Dirichlet energy of mappings on spheres.
D. Zhang*, Johns Hopkins University
(8815382)

4:00 p.m.
Regular homotopy classes of minimal surfaces.
Rob Kusner*, Institute for Advanced Study
Nick Schmitt, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(8815327)

4:40 p.m.
Nodal sets on Riemannian manifolds.
RuiTao Dong*, Johns Hopkins University
(88153121)
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