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1994 Eastern Spring Sectional Meeting
Brooklyn, NY, April 8-10, 1994
Meeting #892

Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS

Special Session on Geometric Analysis

  • Friday April 8, 1994, 1:00 p.m.-3:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Geometric Analysis, I

    Room 200, Rogers Hall

    • 1:00 p.m.
      Scattering theory for manifolds with cylindrical ends.
      Tanya Christiansen*, University of Pennsylvania
    • 1:30 p.m.
      Determinants of the Laplacians.
      Kate Okikiolu*, Institute for Advanced Study
    • 2:00 p.m.
      Analytic number and spectral theory.
      Jay Jorgenson*, Yale University
      Serge Lang, Yale University
    • 2:30 p.m.
      Eigenfunctions on hyperbolic manifolds.
      Peter Sarnak*, Princeton University
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Geometry of compactifications of locally symmetric spaces.
      Lizhen Ji*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      Robert MacPherson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 3:30 p.m.
      The rigidity of marked length spectrum for non-compact surfaces.
      Jianguo Cao*, Cornell University, Ithaca
  • Saturday April 9, 1994, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Geometric Analysis, II

    Room 315, Rogers Hall

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Compactness of isospectral conformal metrics of 4-manifolds.
      Xingwang Xu*, National University of Singapore
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Almost rigidity and the structure of spaces with Ricci curvature bounded below.
      Jeff Cheeger*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
      Toby Colding, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Eigenvalue estimates and measure theoretic aspects of compactness theorems.
      Terry Lyons, Imperial College, United Kingdom
      Steven Rosenberg*, Boston University
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Maximally degenerate Laplacians.
      Steven Zelditch*, Johns Hopkins University
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Hyperbolic geometry and percolation.
      Itai Benjamini*, Cornell University, Ithaca
  • Saturday April 9, 1994, 2:30 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Geometric Analysis, III

    Room 315, Rogers Hall

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Embeddability of 3-dimensional CR-manifolds.
      Charles L. Epstein*, University of Pennsylvania
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Characterization of certain Hermitian symmetric spaces via Hessian equations.
      Robert Molzon, University of Kentucky
      Karen Pinney Mortensen*, University of Kentucky
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Conformally homeomorphic Lorentz surfaces need not be conformally diffeomorphic.
      Tilla Weinstein*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Action of mobius transformations on homeomorphisms: Stability and rigidity.
      Nikolai V. Ivanov*, Michigan State University
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Infinite Nielsen kernel of a hyperbolic surface.
      John A. Velling*, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
    • 5:00 p.m.
      On the existence of convex surfaces of constant Gauss curvature in hyperbolic space.
      Harold Rosenberg, University of Paris VII, France
      Joel Spruck*, Johns Hopkins University
    • 5:30 p.m.
      On the solution of a generalization of the Minkowski problem.
      Erwin Lutwak*, Polytechnic University
      Vladimir Oliker, Emory University
  • Sunday April 10, 1994, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Geometric Analysis, IV

    Room 302, Rogers Hall

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Variational problems on fiber bundles.
      Thomas H. Otway*, Yeshiva University
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Regularity of mass-minimizing sections of fiber bundles.
      David L. Johnson, Lehigh University
      Penelope Smith*, Lehigh University
    • 10:00 a.m.
      A Kummer-type construction of anti-self-dual 4-manifolds.
      Claude LeBrun*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
    • 10:30 a.m.
      On the Kahler classes of extremal metrics.
      Santiago R. Simanca*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University