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Central 1993 Spring Sectional Meeting
DeKalb, IL, May 20-23, 1993
Meeting #882

Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS

Special Session on Mathematical Topics in Fluid Dynamics

  • Friday May 21, 1993, 3:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Mathematical Topics in Fluid Dynamics, I

    Room 432, DuSable Hall

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Fractal dimension of short trajectories from the non-Newtonian attractor.
      J. Necas*, Northern Illinois University
      J. Malek, Charles University, Czechoslovakia
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Singular nonlinear Schrodinger limits.
      Paul K. Newton*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Young measure-valued solutions for non-Newtonian incompressible fluids.
      H. Bellout*, Northern Illinois University
      F. Bloom, Northern Illinois University
      J. Necas, Northern Illinois University
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Advection of a passive scalar by dipolar vortex couple.
      Andrew J. Bernoff*, Northwestern University
      Joseph F. Lingevitch, Northwestern University
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Attractors of non-Newtonian and bipolar viscous fluids.
      Frederick Bloom*, Northern Illinois University
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Renormalisation group theory for similarity solutions of the second kind in porous medium flow and the propagation of turbulence.
      Nigel Goldenfeld*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Saturday May 22, 1993, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Mathematical Topics in Fluid Dynamics, II

    Room 432, DuSable Hall

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Singularities in surface tension driven flows.
      Andrea Bertozzi*, University of Chicago
      Michael Brenner, University of Chicago
      Todd F. Dupont, University of Chicago
      Leo P. Kadanoff, University of Chicago
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Singular limit problems in conservation laws.
      Gui-qiang Chen*, University of Chicago
    • 10:00 a.m.
      On the local and global behaviour of solutions to the singular parabolic equation u_t=DELTA lnu.
      E. DiBenedetto*, Northwestern University
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Energy dissipation without viscosity in ideal hydrodynamics.
      Gregory L. Eyink*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Saturday May 22, 1993, 1:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Mathematical Topics in Fluid Dynamics, III

    Room 432, DuSable Hall

    • 1:00 p.m.
      Anistropy in Hele-Shaw flow.
      Robert Almgren*, University of Chicago
    • 1:30 p.m.
      WKB and spectral problems, arising in hydrodynamics.
      Misha M. Vishik*, University of Texas, Austin
    • 2:00 p.m.
      Center manifold equations from hydrodynamics.
      Robert E. Turner*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    • 2:30 p.m.
      Crystalline liquids in shear flow: A laboratory for nonequilibrium phenomena.
      Paul M. Goldbart*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
      Peter D. Olmsted, Exxon Research and Engineering Company, Annandale, New Jersey
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Informal Discussion
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Local hydrodynamic instabilities in rotating stars.
      Norman R. Lebovitz*, University of Chicago
      Alexander Lifschitz, University of Illinois, Chicago
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Alfvenic perturbations in a stellar wind with a spiral magnetic field in the equatorial plane.
      Yu-Qing Lou*, University of Chicago
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Wave packets, bifurcations and chaos in geophysical flows.
      Huijun Yang*, University of Chicago
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Nonlinear restrictions on turbulent transport and dynamo action.
      Fausto Cattaneo*, University of Chicago
      Louis Tao, University of Chicago
      Samuel I. Vainshtein, University of Chicago
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Comparative study of nonaxisymmetric instabilities of axisymmetric equilibria in fluids and plasmas.
      Eliezer Hameiri, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
      Alexander Lifschitz*, University of Illinois, Chicago