AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:38
1997 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Memphis, TN, March 2122, 1997
Meeting #919
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Numerical Solutions for Partial Differential Equations

Friday March 21, 1997, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Numerical Solutions for Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 225, Dunn Hall
Organizers:
Ohannes Karakashian, University of Tennessee ohannes@math.utk.edu
Xiaobing Feng, University of Tennessee xfeng@math.utk.edu

8:30 a.m.
Implementing the PicardMaclaurin Theorem for Initial Value PDE's
James S Sochacki*, James Madison University
G. Edgar Parker, James Madison University
(9193511) 
9:00 a.m.
Adaptive finite elements in 3D and the binary black hole initial data problem
Douglas N. Arnold*, Pennsylvania State University
(91965175) 
9:45 a.m.
A TwoLevel Finite Element Method
Leopoldo P. Franca*, University of Colorado at Denver
Antonini P. Macedo, University of Colorado at Boulder
(91965182) 
10:15 a.m.
Convergence Analysis of Orthogonal Spline Collocation for Elliptic Boundary Value Problems
Bernard Bialecki*, Colorado School of Mines
(91965186)

8:30 a.m.

Friday March 21, 1997, 2:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Solutions for Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 225, Dunn Hall
Organizers:
Ohannes Karakashian, University of Tennessee ohannes@math.utk.edu
Xiaobing Feng, University of Tennessee xfeng@math.utk.edu

2:30 p.m.
Finite Element Methods for Approximating a model of ferromagnetism.
Peter B Monk*, University of Delaware
(91965188) 
3:00 p.m.
Effects of discretization on solving the Ericksen's bar problem
Charles R Collins*, University of Tennessee
(91965190) 
3:45 p.m.
A Conservative Form of the Modified Method of Characteristics
Jim Douglas, Jr.*, Purdue University
Felipe Pereira, Laboratorio Nacional de Computacao Cientifica, Brazil
(91965191) 
4:15 p.m.
Numerical Approximation of Stationary MHD Flow with a Nonideal Boundary
Amnon J. Meir*, Auburn University
Paul G. Schmidt, Auburn University
(91965192) 
5:00 p.m.
Numerical simulation of blowup for the nonlinear Schrodinger equation
Ohannes Karakashian*, University of Tennessee
Michael Plexousakis, University of Tennessee
(91965298) 
5:30 p.m.
A Posteriori Error Estimation and Adaptivity for DegenerateParabolic Problems
Ricardo H. Nochetto*, The University of Tennessee
(91965332)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 22, 1997, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Numerical Solutions for Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 225, Dunn Hall
Organizers:
Ohannes Karakashian, University of Tennessee ohannes@math.utk.edu
Xiaobing Feng, University of Tennessee xfeng@math.utk.edu

8:30 a.m.
Stability and Convergence of Higher Order Finite Element Methods forPartial Differential Equations
Tadeusz J Janik*, University of Alabama in Huntsville
(91965213) 
9:00 a.m.
SpaceTime Finite Elements for a Problem in Surface Diffusion
Bernard D Coleman, Rutgers University
Richard S Falk*, Rutgers University
Maher Moakher, Rutgers University
(91965201) 
9:45 a.m.
Analysis and computation of flow control and optimization problems
Max D Guznburger*,
(91965214) 
10:15 a.m.
Recent Advances in Mixed Finite Element Methods for NonlinearProblems and Applications
EunJae Park*, University of Wyoming
(91965221)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday March 22, 1997, 2:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Solutions for Partial Differential Equations, IV
Room 225, Dunn Hall
Organizers:
Ohannes Karakashian, University of Tennessee ohannes@math.utk.edu
Xiaobing Feng, University of Tennessee xfeng@math.utk.edu

2:30 p.m.
Numerical Analysis of Conservation Laws and HamiltonJacobi Equations.
Pierre A. Gremaud*, North Carolina State University
(91965200) 
3:00 p.m.
Finite Element Superconvergence for the ReissnerMindlin Plate Model
Zhimin Zhang*, Texas Tech University
(91965252) 
3:45 p.m.
Mixed Finite Element Methods on NonMatching Multiblock Grids
Todd Arbogast*, Texas Inst. for Computational and Applied Math., The University of Texas at Austin
Lawrence C. Cowsar, Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories
Mary F. Wheeler, Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin
Ivan Yotov, Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin
(91965276) 
4:15 p.m.
On the Reliability of FEMsolutions for Helmholtz equation
Frank Ihlenburg*, The University of Texas
(91965281) 
4:45 p.m.
Finite Element Methods and Domain Decomposition Algorithms for a fluidSolidInteraction Problem
Xiaobing Feng*, The University of Tennessee
(91965236)

2:30 p.m.