AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:30
1996 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Baton Rouge, LA, April 1921, 1996
Meeting #911
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Asymptotic Behavior of Difference Equations with Applications

Friday April 19, 1996, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
Special Session on Asymptotic Behavior of Difference Equations with Applications, I
Room 109, A. P. Tureaud Building
Organizers:
Saber N. Elaydi, Trinity University, San Antonio
Vlajko Lj Kocic, Xavier University of Louisiana

2:25 p.m.
Traveling waves in lattice dynamical systems.
ShuiNee Chow*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(9113523) 
2:45 p.m.
Asymptotic stability in linear Volterra difference equation.
Saber N. Elaydi*, Trinity University
Satoru Murakami, Okayama University, Japan
(91139159) 
3:15 p.m.
Asymptotic solutions to discrete Coulomb equations.
Ronald E. Mickens*, Clark Atlanta University
(9113959) 
3:45 p.m.
Open problems and conjectures.
Gerasimos Ladas*, University of Rhode Island
(9113963) 
4:15 p.m.
Boundedness and persistence of solutions of the nonautonomous Lyness and Max equation.
Edward A. Grove*, University of Rhode Island
Candace Marie Kent, University of Rhode Island
Gerasimos Ladas, University of Rhode Island
(91139265) 
4:45 p.m.
Positive solutions for nonlinear difference equations.
Johnny L. Henderson*, Auburn University, Auburn
(91139173) 
5:15 p.m.
Periodic solutions in discrete intraspecific competition models with age structure.
Jia Li*, University of Alabama, Huntsville
Saber N. Elaydi, Trinity University
(91139259) 
5:45 p.m.
Asymptotic behavior of discretized SturmLiouville eigenvalue problems.
Martin J. Bohner*, University of Hohenheim, Germany
(91139201)

2:25 p.m.

Saturday April 20, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Asymptotic Behavior of Difference Equations with Applications, II
Room 109, A. P. Tureaud Building
Organizers:
Saber N. Elaydi, Trinity University, San Antonio
Vlajko Lj Kocic, Xavier University of Louisiana

8:00 a.m.
A discrete model of insect population dynamics.
Jim M. Cushing*, University of Arizona
(91192176) 
8:30 a.m.
Extinction and persistence of species in discrete competitive systems with diffusion.
John E. Franke*, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
AbdulAziz Yakubu, Howard University
(91192138) 
9:00 a.m.
Global behavior of solutions of $x_{n+1} = ax_{n} + f(x_{n},x_{n1})$.
Gur Dial, Xavier University
Vlajko Lj Kocic*, Xavier University
(91139174) 
9:30 a.m.
Local and global behavior of solutions of $x_{n+1} = \frac{1+x_{n}^{p}}{x_{n}^{q}x_{n1}^{r}}$.
Elia V. Eschenazi*, Xavier University
Vlajko Lj Kocic, Xavier University
(91139175) 
10:00 a.m.
On behavior of solutions of a forced difference equation I: Asymptotic representation of solutions.
John R. Graef, Mississippi State University
Chuanxi Qian*, Mississippi State University
(91139184) 
10:30 a.m.
On behavior of solutions of a forced difference equation II: Convergence to zero.
John R. Graef*, Mississippi State University
Chuanxi Qian, Mississippi State University
(91139204)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday April 20, 1996, 2:15 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Asymptotic Behavior of Difference Equations with Applications, III
Room 109, A. P. Tureaud Building
Organizers:
Saber N. Elaydi, Trinity University, San Antonio
Vlajko Lj Kocic, Xavier University of Louisiana

2:15 p.m.
Approximate first integrals for discrete Hamiltonian systems.
Calvin D. Ahlbrandt*, University of Missouri, Columbia
Carmen C. Chicone, University of Missouri, Columbia
Don Steiger, University of Missouri, Columbia
Stephen L. Clark, University of Missouri, Rolla
William T. Patula, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
(91149200) 
2:45 p.m.
Backwards reduction of order theorem.
Allan C. Peterson*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(91139181) 
3:15 p.m.
On the manifold of convergent solutions of difference equations.
R. Medina*, Universidad de los Lagos, Chile
Manuel Pinto, Universidad de Chile, Chile
(91139179) 
3:45 p.m.
Asymptotic formulas for the solutions of difference systems.
Manuel Pinto*, University of Chile, Chile
(91139178) 
4:15 p.m.
Convergence of largescale Markovian iterative processes.
Gangaram S. Ladde*, University of Texas, Arlington
(91193185) 
4:45 p.m.
Asymptotic behavior of some integrodifference models for plant dispersal, competition and control.
Edward J. Allen*, Texas Tech University
Linda S. Allen, Texas Tech University
Xiaoning Li Gilliam, Texas Tech University
Sudassana Ponweera, Texas Tech University
(91139177) 
5:15 p.m.
Open problems discussion

2:15 p.m.

Sunday April 21, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Asymptotic Behavior of Difference Equations with Applications, IV
Room 109, A. P. Tureaud Building
Organizers:
Saber N. Elaydi, Trinity University, San Antonio
Vlajko Lj Kocic, Xavier University of Louisiana

8:00 a.m.
A periodically  forced system with application to population dynamics.
Shandelle M. Henson*, University of Arizona
(91139167) 
8:30 a.m.
WKB and turning point theory for $2$nd order difference equations with applications.
Jeffrey S. Geronimo*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(91130264) 
9:00 a.m.
Dynamic systems on time scales and superlinear convergence.
A. S. Vatsala*, University of Southwestern Louisiana
(91134147) 
9:30 a.m.
On the boundedness of the orbit of the gingerbreadman map.
Elias Camouzis*, University of Rhode Island
Richard C. DeVault, University of Rhode Island
Gerasimos Ladas, University of Rhode Island
(91139134) 
10:00 a.m.
On difference equations with nonhyperbolic equilibria.
George K. Tzanetopoulos*, University of Rhode Island
(9113962) 
10:30 a.m.
Stability and summability of the zero solution of Volterra systems of difference equations.
Youssef N. Raffoul*, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
(91139183)

8:00 a.m.