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1996 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Lawrenceville, NJ, October 56, 1996
Meeting #914
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations In Geometry

Saturday October 5, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations In Geometry, I
Room 302, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa branson@math.uiowa.edu
Robert C. McOwen, Northeastern University mcowen@neu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Asymptotics for the Singular Yamabe Problem
David L. Finn*, Merrimack College
(91435208)

9:30 a.m.
Prescribing Scalar curvature on $S^3$.
Wenziong Chen*, Southwest Missouri State University
Congming Li, University of Colorado
(91435366)

10:00 a.m.
Sharp Sobolev type inequalities on Riemannian manifolds with boundary
YanYan Li*, Rutgers University
Meijun Zhu, Rutgers University
(91435375)

10:30 a.m.
Applications of Variational Theory to the Scalar Curvature Equation
Abbas Bahri*, Rutgers University
(91435367)

Saturday October 5, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations In Geometry, II
Room 302, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa branson@math.uiowa.edu
Robert C. McOwen, Northeastern University mcowen@neu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Some Bochnertype theorems in 4 dimensional conformal geometry
Matthew J. Gursky*,
(91435322)

3:00 p.m.
Sharp fractional integral inequalities, and the spectrum of intertwining operators.
Carlo Morpurgo*, University of Texas at Austin and Dipartimento di Matematica  Universita di Milano, Via Saldini, 50 Milan, Italy
(91458274)

3:30 p.m.
Geometric Inequalities in Kinetic Theory and Hydrodynamics
Eric A. Carlen*, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology
(91460361)

4:00 p.m.
Sobolev inequalities, vortex dynamics and Lie groups
William Beckner*, University of Texas at Austin
(9145845)

4:30 p.m.
Analogs of P.D.E.'s on fractals.
Robert S. Strichartz*, Cornell University
(91435370)

5:00 p.m.
Wave propagation on symmetric spaces
Gestur Olafsson*, Louisiana State University
(91435381)

Sunday October 6, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations In Geometry, III
Room 302, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa branson@math.uiowa.edu
Robert C. McOwen, Northeastern University mcowen@neu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Laplace Transformations for Cartan Submanifolds and Applications to p.d.e.'s
Niky Kamran, McGill University
Keti Tenenblat*, University of Brasilia
(91435224)

9:30 a.m.
Geometric and spectral properties of noncompact selfsimilar sets
Alexander Teplyaev*, Cornell University
(91435299)

10:00 a.m.
The SegalBargmann transform for compact Lie groups
Brian C. Hall*, McMaster University
(91422161)

10:30 a.m.
Stability of Weakly Almost Conformal Mappings
Zhengfang Zhou*, Michigan State University
(91449242)

Sunday October 6, 1996, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations In Geometry, IV
Room 302, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
Thomas Patrick Branson, University of Iowa branson@math.uiowa.edu
Robert C. McOwen, Northeastern University mcowen@neu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Equations of Biharmonic Type
Libin Mou*, Bradley University
(91435159)

3:00 p.m.
Bubbling of the heat flows for harmonic maps from surfaces.
Jie Qing*,
Gang Tian,
(9145866)

3:30 p.m.
Motion by Surface Tension
Nicholas Alikakos*, University of Tennessee
(91435178)

4:00 p.m.
Some global free boundary problems arising in differential geometry.
Joel Spruck*, Johns Hopkins University
(91453163)

4:30 p.m.
Natural Lagrangian and Symplectic Structures for Constant Mean Curvature Moduli Spaces and Related Geometric Variational Problems
Rob Kusner*, University of Massachusetts and The Institute for Advanced Study
(9145397)
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