AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:32
1996 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Columbia, MO, November 13, 1996
Meeting #916
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Sunday November 3, 1996

Sunday November 3, 1996, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Algebra and geometry of quantum groups.
Arts and Science Building, Allen Auditorium
Yan Soibelman*, Kansas State University
(9162204) 
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)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.1:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Geometry, IV
Room 114, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
John Kelly Beem, University of Missouri, Columbia mathjkb@mizzou1.missouri.edu
Adam D. Helfer, University of Missouri, Columbia dgsession@godel.math.missouri.edu

10:00 a.m.
First Variation in $p$harmonic Geometry
Shihshu Walter Wei*, University of Oklahoma
(91653177) 
10:30 a.m.
A characterization of Riemannian flows
Philippe Tondeur*, University of Illinois
(9165362) 
11:00 a.m.
The local classification of semisymmetric spaces and some applications.
Eric Boeckx*, University of Illinois
(9165375) 
11:30 a.m.
Warped Products of Metric Spaces
Stephanie B. Alexander, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Richard L. Bishop*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(91653253) 
12:00 p.m.
Wave propagation in symmetric spaces
Thomas Branson*, The University of Iowa
(91653251) 
12:30 p.m.
Projective Maps of Rank $\geq$ 2 are Strongly Projective
James Joseph Hebda*, Saint Louis University
(91653264) 
1:00 p.m.
Affin hypersurface on the manifold with non lienar connection.
Sabria Attallah*, AlAzhar Girls University, Egypt
(9165343)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems, IV
Room 204, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Carmen C. Chicone, University of Missouri, Columbia carmen@chicone.cs.missouri.edu
Yuri D. Latushkin, University of Missouri, Columbia mathyl@mizzou1.bitnet

10:00 a.m.
Commuting analytic maps and linearizability
David A. DeLatte*, University of North Texas
(91634204) 
10:30 a.m.
Convergence of the transfer operator for rational maps.
Nicolai T. A. Haydn*, University of Southern California
(91658172) 
11:00 a.m.
Extremal rotation numbers for torus shear homeomorphisms
Erik Doeff*, Montana State University, Bozeman
Michal Misiurewicz, IUPUI
(91658118) 
11:30 a.m.
The geometry of continued fractions
Mariusz Urbanski*, Department of Mathematics, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.
Daniel Mauldin, Department of Mathematics, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.
(91634197) 
12:00 p.m.
Which interval maps are unstable?
Micha\l\ Misiurewicz*, Indiana University  Purdue University Indianapolis
Alexander Blokh, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(91658189)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.1:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 105, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

10:00 a.m.
Finiteness properties of local cohomology modules: A characteristicfree approach.
Gennady Lyubeznik*, University of Minnesota
(91613193) 
10:30 a.m.
Deformation of Fpurity and Fregularity
Anurag K. Singh*, The University Of Michigan
(91613126) 
11:00 a.m.
Prime ideals in twodimensional domains finitely generated over the integers
Sylvia Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(91613157) 
11:30 a.m.
Ideals generated by quadrics exhibiting double exponential degrees
Jee Heub Koh*, Indiana University
(9161392) 
12:00 p.m.
The Zero Cycle subgroup
Satyagopal Mandal*, University of Kansas
(91613226) 
12:30 p.m.
Tight Closure and Base Change
Douglas J. McCulloch*, University of Michigan
(91613227) 
1:00 p.m.
1forms on Artin local rings.
Mohan N Kumar*, Washington University in St. Louis.
(91613128)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Groups and Physics, IV
Room 210, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Victor A. Ginzburg, University of Chicago ginzburg@math.uchicago.edu
Yan Soibelman, Kansas State University soibelma@ihes.fr

10:00 a.m.
Semiinduced representations and universal string theory
Alexander A. Voronov*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(9161731) 
10:50 a.m.
Representations of groups in BRST cohomology
Gregg J. Zuckerman*, Yale University
Bong H. Lian, Brandeis University
(91622180) 
11:40 a.m.
Tensor ideals for tilting modules
Hans Wenzl*,
(91622282) 
12:20 p.m.
Break 
1:30 p.m.
Quantum affine algebras and Dorey's rule.
V. Chari*,
(91622290) 
2:20 p.m.
Cohomology of Poissson structures.
JH. Lu*,
(91622284)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Banach Spaces and Related Topics, IV
Room 219, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Peter G. Casazza, University of Missouri, Columbia pete@casazza.cs.missouri.edu
N. J. Kalton, University of Missouri, Columbia mathnjk@mizzou1.bitnet

10:00 a.m.
Compact Operators on Injective Tensor Product of Spaces
Paulette Saab*, University of Missouri
(91646174) 
10:30 a.m.
The Pelczynski Property.
Scott Saccone*, Northwetern University
(91646262) 
11:00 a.m.
Banach spaces failing the almost isometric universal extension property
Darrin M Speegle*, Texas A\&M University
(91646165) 
11:30 a.m.
Inextensible homeomorphisms of null subsets of Euclidean setswith an application to extensible isometries of linear subspaces of $C(\Delta)$
Stephen J. Dilworth*, University of South Carolina
(91646236)

10:00 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Probability, IV
Room 221, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Nakhle Habib Asmar, University of Missouri, Columbia mathna@mizzou1.bitnet
Stephen John MontgomerySmith, University of Missouri, Columbia mathsms@mizzou1.missouri.edu

10:30 a.m.
A Dimension Free Weaktype Estimate for Maximal Conjugate Series of Vectorvalued Functions
Brian P. Kelly*, Truman State University
(9164338) 
11:00 a.m.
$\Gamma$analytic functions and inductive limits
Suren A. Grigorian, Higher Institute of Energy, Kazan, Russia
Thomas V. Tonev*, The University of Montana  Missoula
(9164609) 
11:30 a.m.
Holomorphic flows, cocycles and coboundaries.
Farhad Jafari, University of Wyoming
Thomas Tonev, University of Montana
Elena Toneva, University of Montana
Keith Yale*, University of Montana
(91630254)

10:30 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:30 a.m.12:50 p.m.
Special Session on Gauge Theory and Its Interaction With Holomorphic and Symplectic Geometry,IV
Room 117, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Stamatis A. Dostoglou, University of California, Santa Barbara
Jan Segert, University of Missouri, Columbia jan@segert.cs.missouri.edu
Shuguang Wang, University of Missouri, Columbia sw@wang.cs.missouri.edu

10:30 a.m.
Topological Stability Theorems for Spaces of Rational Curves
Charles P. Boyer*, University of New Mexico
(91655184) 
11:00 a.m.
Vanishing theorems in the Pontrjagin ring of moduli spaces
Lisa Claire Jeffrey*, Mathematics Dept., McGill University
Jonathan Weitsman, Mathematics Dept., University of California
(91658179) 
11:30 a.m.
Symplectic Structure on the Moduli Space of Flat Connections over Surfaces with Boundary
Ambar N. Sengupta*, Louisiana State University
(9165376) 
12:00 p.m.
Equivariant stable bundles over flat projective bundles are vortices
Steven B. Bradlow*, UIUC
Jim Glazebrook, UIUC
Franz Kamber, UIUC
(91614265) 
12:30 p.m.
DiscussionWeitsman

10:30 a.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:30 a.m.12:50 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory and Completely Integrable Systems, IV
Room 203, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Fritz Gesztesy, University of Missouri, Columbia mathfg@mizzou1.missouri.edu

10:30 a.m.
Implications for NonIntegrable Systems of the Lessons of CompleteIntegrability
Jerry L. Bona*, University of Texas,Austin
(91635248) 
11:00 a.m.
The $L^p$ Theory fo the Inverse Square Potential
Jerome A. Goldstein*, University of Memphis
(91647240) 
11:30 a.m.
Degenerate Parabolic Problems and Analytic Semigroups
Gis\`ele Ruiz Goldstein*, University of Memphis
Jerome A. Goldstein, University of Memphis
Silvia Romanelli, Universita di Bari
(91635241) 
12:00 p.m.
Nonlinear Stability of Solitary Waves of a Generalized KadomtsevPetviashvili Equation
Yue Liu*, University of Texas, Austin
XiaoPing Wang, Hong Kong University
(91635152) 
12:30 p.m.
LargeTime Asymptotic Behavior of Solutions of Burgers' Equation.
Daniel B. Dix*, University of South Carolina
(91635153)

10:30 a.m.