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1996 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Columbia, MO, November 13, 1996
Meeting #916
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics, I
Room 109, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia mark@ashbaugh.math.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Pointwise Fourier inversion and the wave equation.
Mark A. Pinsky*, Northwestern University
Michael E. Taylor, University of North Carolina
(91642245)

4:30 p.m.
Embeddings of Weighted Sobolev Spaces, Poincar\'e Inequalities, and Applications
Richard C Brown*, University of Alabama
David E Edmunds, University of Sussex
William D Evans, University of Wales
(91635164)

5:00 p.m.
Spectral gaps and rates to equilibrium for diffusions in convex domains.
Robert G. Smits*, Purdue University
(91635261)

5:30 p.m.
On the PayneP\'olyaWeinberger Conjecture on the ndimensionalSphere
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri
Rafael D. Benguria*, P. Universidad Catolica de Chile
(91658131)

6:00 p.m.
Sharp fractional integral inequalities, and the spectrum of intertwining operators.
Carlo Morpurgo*, University of Texas at Austin
(91635231)

6:30 p.m.
Periodic solutions of a second order superquadratic Hamiltonian system where the potential changes sign
Andr\'es I \'Avila*, University of MissouriColumbia
(91658137)

Saturday November 2, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics, II
Room 109, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia mark@ashbaugh.math.missouri.edu

9:00 a.m.
Isoperimetric bounds for solutions of the heat equation and integrals of Green's functions
Rodrigo Ba\~nuelos*, Purdue University
(9163168)

9:30 a.m.
On the optimal placement of boundary conditions.
Steven J. Cox*, Rice University
Paul X. Uhlig, Rice University
(9163577)

10:00 a.m.
Some further results on gradient maximum principles.
L. E. Payne*, Cornell University
(9163550)

10:30 a.m.
Trace identities and universal eigenvalue estimates.
Evans M. Harrell,, III*, Georgia Institue of Technology
Joachim Stubbe, Forschungsinstitut f\"ur Mathematik, ETH, Z\"urich
(91647259)

Saturday November 2, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics, III
Room 109, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia mark@ashbaugh.math.missouri.edu

2:30 p.m.
A rearrangement inequality for integrals involving volumes of simplices.
Albert Baernstein, II*, Washington University
Eric Carlen, Georgia Institue of Technology
Michael Loss, Georgia Institue of Technology
(91626181)

3:00 p.m.
The Essential Spectrum of Relativistic MultiParticle Operators
Roger T. Lewis*, University of Alabama, Birmingham
Heinz Siedentop, Universitetet i Oslo, Norway
Simeon Vugalter, Radiophysical Research Inst. Russia
(91681186)

3:30 p.m.
Optimal smoothing and decay estimates for the two dimensional NavierStokes equation
Eric Carlen, Georgia Tech
Michael Peter Loss*, Georgia Tech
(91635129)

4:00 p.m.
Buckling eigenvalues for a clamped plate embedded in an elastic medium and related questions.
Bernhard Kawohl, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Howard A. Levine*, Iowa State University
Waldemar Velte, University of Wurzburg,Germany
(9163537)

4:30 p.m.
Zeta functions of Laplacians under mass normalization
Richard Snyder Laugesen*, Johns Hopkins University
(91635182)

5:00 p.m.
On Hydrodynamic Models of Semiconductor Devices
Dehua Wang*, University of Chicago
(9163564)

5:30 p.m.
Entire Large Solutions of Semilinear Elliptic Problems
Alan V. Lair, Air Force Institute of Technology
Aihua W. Shaker*, Air Force Institute of technology
(9163506)

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics,IV
Room 109, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia mark@ashbaugh.math.missouri.edu

10:00 a.m.
Spectra of Schrodinger operators on planar domains with endswith unbounded crosssection.
Julian K Edward*, Florida International University
(9163583)

10:30 a.m.
The Stochastic Flow of a Dirichlet Eigenvalue
Steven J. Fromm, University of Wyoming
Kimberly K. J. Kinateder, Wright State University
Patrick T. McDonald*, New College of the University of South Florida
(91635238)

11:00 a.m.
Resonances of the Stratified Wave Equation
David W. Pravica*, East Carolina University
(91635187)

11:30 a.m.
Spectral Operators Generated by Damped Hyperbolic Equations.
Marianna A. Shubov*, Texas Tech University
(91649136)

12:00 p.m.
Upper Bounds for Spontaneous Bifurcations with Sublinear Growth Functions
Yaping Liu*, Pittsburg State University
(9163536)
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