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Central 1994 Spring Sectional Meeting
Manhattan, KS, March 25-26, 1994
Meeting #891

Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS

Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fluid Dynamics

  • Friday March 25, 1994, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fluid Dynamics, I

    Room 146, Cardwell

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Turbulent bursts in Taylor-Couette flow.
      Philip Marcus*, University of California, Berkeley
      Katie Coughlin, University of California Berkeley
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Scaling solutions of the 3-D incompressible Navier-Stokes equations.
      Zhen-Su She*, University of Arizona
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Parametric probability distribution function closures.
      B. J. Bayly*, University of Arizona
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Symmetry and chaos: Patterns on average.
      Martin Golubitsky*, University of Houston, Downtown
  • Friday March 25, 1994, 3:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fluid Dynamics, II

    Room 146, Cardwell

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Decompositions of vector fields and the equations for incompressible flow.
      Giles Auchmuty*, University of Houston, University Park
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Stability and instability criteria for ideal fluids and MHD.
      Susan Friedlander*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
      Misha Vishik, University of Texas, Austin
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Some analytical results for the Hele-Shaw problem.
      M. Pugh*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Short wavelength instabilities of rotating fluid masses.
      Norman Lebovitz*, University of Chicago
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Multipolar fluids of grade 3.
      Jindrich Necas*, Northern Illinois University
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Large time behaviour of solutions to the magneto-hydrodynamics equations.
      Maria E. Schonbek*, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Saturday March 26, 1994, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fluid Dynamics, III

    Room 146, Cardwell

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Spectral radius of matrix Ruelle operator and weighted composition operator.
      Yuri Latushkin*, University of Missouri, Columbia
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Homoclinic points of Z-d actions as mathematical images of defects in lattice dynamical systems.
      Valya Afraimovich*, Georgia Institute of Technology
    • 9:00 a.m.
      A geometric approach to regular perturbation theory.
      Carmen Chicone*, University of Missouri, Columbia
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Mathematical aspects of correlation dimension.
      Ya Pesin*, Pennsylvania State University
      A. Tempelman, Pennsylvania State University
    • 10:00 a.m.
      The solenoid as paridigm.
      Robert F. Williams*, University of Texas, Austin
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Local and global vortices in Lorentz lattice gas cellular automata.
      Leonid Bunimovich*, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Saturday March 26, 1994, 3:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Dynamical Systems and Fluid Dynamics, IV

    Room 146, Cardwell

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Topological transitions and singularities in nonlinear diffusion equations.
      Andrea L. Bertozzi*, University of Chicago
      Michael Brenner, University of Chicago
      Todd Dupont, University of Chicago
      Leo Kadanoff, University of Chicago
    • 3:30 p.m.
      On the compressible Euler equations with geometrical structure.
      Gui-qiang Chen*, University of Chicago
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Coordinate transformations and exterior calculus for weak solutions of nonlinear conservation laws.
      David H. Wagner*, University of Houston, University Park
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Central extensions of Lie algebras in hydrodynamical systems.
      Boris Khesin*, Yale University
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Hydrodynamic stability and diffeomorphism groups.
      Gerard Misiolek*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Chaos in two-dimensional mappings.
      Jian-Ying Zhou*, Peking University, People's Republic of China