AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:31
1996 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Chattanooga, TN, October 1112, 1996
Meeting #915
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Applied Probability

Friday October 11, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applied Probability, I
Room 103, University Center
Organizers:
Thomas Kozubowski, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga tkozubow@cecasun.utc.edu
Anna Katarzyna Panorska, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga panorska@utkux.utcc.utk.edu

8:00 a.m.
Convergence of random series and symmetric infinitely divisible processes with sample paths in Orlicz spaces
Michael Braverman, BenGurion University
Gennady Samorodnitsky*, Cornell University
(9156072) 
8:30 a.m.
Geometric Stable Laws through Series Representations
Krzysztof Podg\'orski*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, IUPUI, Indianapolis
(9156020) 
9:00 a.m.
Toward Numerical Approximation of the SkewStable Distributions
J. H. McCulloch*,
(91541155) 
9:30 a.m.
Estimation of stable spectral measures
John P. Nolan,
Anna K. Panorska*,
Huston J. McCulloch,
(91560133) 
10:00 a.m.
Geometric stable processes and their applications
Tomasz J. Kozubowski*,
Krzysztof Podgorski,
(91560127) 
10:30 a.m.
Structural analysis of stationary stable random fields
Jan Rosinski*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(91560106)

8:00 a.m.

Friday October 11, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Applied Probability, II
Room 103, University Center
Organizers:
Thomas Kozubowski, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga tkozubow@cecasun.utc.edu
Anna Katarzyna Panorska, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga panorska@utkux.utcc.utk.edu

2:30 p.m.
An interpolation formula and its (many) consequences
Christian Houdr\'e*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(9156075) 
3:00 p.m.
A logarithmic hypercontraction inequality.
Jerzy Szulga*,
(91560154) 
3:30 p.m.
Random sphere of influence graphs
Tae K. Chalker, Department of Mathematics, Occidental College
Anant P. Godbole*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Michigan Tech University.
Joshua Radcliff, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan
Otto G. Ruehr, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Michigan Tech University
(9156022) 
4:00 p.m.
Nonlinear Models for Time Series Using Mixtures of Experts
Robert J . Adler*,
(91560163) 
4:30 p.m.
Limit Theorems for DiscountedSum Decision Processes in MultipleAsset Sales and Energy Storage
Robert P. Kertz*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(9156286) 
5:00 p.m.
Extremal properties of random fields
Malcolm R. Leadbetter*, University of NC at Chapel Hill
(91560262) 
5:30 p.m.
Optimal Adaptive Control of a Class of Partially Observed Stochastic Control Systems.
Kurt Helmes*, University of Kentucky
(91560359)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 12, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applied Probability, III
Room 103, University Center
Organizers:
Thomas Kozubowski, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga tkozubow@cecasun.utc.edu
Anna Katarzyna Panorska, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga panorska@utkux.utcc.utk.edu

8:00 a.m.
Tail Parameter Estimation for Linear Processes
Somnath Datta*, University of Georgia
(9156079) 
8:30 a.m.
Approximating the distribution of extreme values for random fields via geometric methods.
William P. McCormick*,
(9156073) 
9:00 a.m.
Tails of weighted sums of iid standard Weibull random variables
Pawel Hitczenko*, NC State University
(9156089) 
9:30 a.m.
The QQestimator and Heavy Tails
Marie F. Kratz*,
Sidney I. Resnick,
(91562152) 
10:00 a.m.
CED Model for Asset Returns and Fractal Market Hypothesis
Aleksander Weron*,
(91560153) 
10:30 a.m.
An estimate of semistable measure of small balls in Banach spaces with applications
Balram S Rajput*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(9156088)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 12, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Applied Probability, IV
Room 103, University Center
Organizers:
Thomas Kozubowski, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga tkozubow@cecasun.utc.edu
Anna Katarzyna Panorska, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga panorska@utkux.utcc.utk.edu

2:30 p.m.
Generalized hitting and quitting kernels, with applications to classical potential theory
Olav H. Kallenberg*,
(91560156) 
3:00 p.m.
Transport coefficients and limit theorems for interacting particles systems.
Leonid Bunimovich*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(91560138) 
3:30 p.m.
On Positive Harris Recurrence for Multiclass Queueing Networks: A Unified Approach via Fluid Limit Models
Jim Dai*,
(91560130) 
4:00 p.m.
Construction of a stochastic motion in Hilbert space based on kinematics.
Leszek P. Gawarecki*, GMI Engineering and Management Institute
(9156018) 
4:30 p.m.
A nonlinear differential equation associated with a class of interacting diffusion systems
Jie Xiong*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(9156077) 
5:00 p.m.
Diffusion in flows of hydrodynamic type
Wojbor A. Woyczynski*,
(91560132) 
5:30 p.m.
A class of nonstationary point processes and their application to queueing systems.
Peter C. Kiessler*, SIAM
(91560294)

2:30 p.m.