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1997 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Milwaukee, WI, October 24-25, 1997
Meeting #927

Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu

Special Session on Low Dimensional Dynamics

  • Friday October 24, 1997, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Low Dimensional Dynamics, I

    Room E-180, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Building
    Organizers:
    Karen M. Brucks, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee kmbrucks@csd.uwm.edu
    Beverly E. J. Diamond, University of Charleston bdiamond@nsf.gov

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Closing the gaps of a Cantor Julia set in quadratic polynomials.
      Pau Atela*, Smith College
      (927-58-147)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Quadratic Julia sets and irrationally indifferent periodic orbits
      John C. Mayer*, UAB
      (927-58-240)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Indecomposable Continua as Boundaries of Siegel Disks
      James T. Rogers, Jr.*, Tulane University
      (927-58-221)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Recurrent critical points and typical limit sets of rational maps
      Alexander Blokh, UAB
      John Mayer, UAB
      Lex G. Oversteegen*, UAB
      (927-58-230)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Higher dimensional ``solenoids'' as bundles
      Robert F. Williams*,
      (927-58-40)
  • Friday October 24, 1997, 2:30 p.m.-6:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Low Dimensional Dynamics, II

    Room E-180, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Building
    Organizers:
    Karen M. Brucks, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee kmbrucks@csd.uwm.edu
    Beverly E. J. Diamond, University of Charleston bdiamond@nsf.gov

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Transverse homoclinic orbits without horseshoes
      Evelyn Sander*, CDSNS, Georgia Tech
      (927-58-75)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Generic properties of open billiards
      R. Daniel Mauldin*, Univ. of North Texas
      (927-58-103)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Conjectures on Discontinuous Bifurcations in Two Dimensions
      James A. Yorke*, University of Maryland
      (927-58-242)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Dynamics of Basic Sets
      Kathleen T. Alligood*, George Mason University
      (927-58-246)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Smooth Flows on Exotic Manifolds
      John B. Etnyre, Stanford University
      Robert W. Ghrist*, Univ. of Texas, Austin
      (927-58-190)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      The dynamics of surface homeomorphisms
      Andr\'e S. de Carvalho*, University of California at Berkeley
      (927-58-292)
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Prime End Rotation Numbers for Attractors in the Henon Family
      Chris Cleveland,*, UCLA
      (927-58-171)
    • 6:00 p.m.
      Entropy and Rotation Intervals for Circle Maps Near Saddle-node Bifurcations
      Todd R. Young*, Ohio University
      (927-58-131)
  • Saturday October 25, 1997, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Low Dimensional Dynamics, III

    Room E-180, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Building
    Organizers:
    Karen M. Brucks, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee kmbrucks@csd.uwm.edu
    Beverly E. J. Diamond, University of Charleston bdiamond@nsf.gov

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Homeomorphisms of one-dimensional hyperbolic attractors
      James Jacklitch,*, Montana State University
      (927-58-174)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      What are the $\omega$ limit sets?
      Paul D. Humke*, St. Olaf College
      (927-26-158)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Friedland's Entropy for Commuting Maps
      William Geller*, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
      Mark Pollicott, Manchester University
      (927-58-265)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Perturbations of interval maps
      Micha{\l} Misiurewicz*, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
      (927-58-178)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      One-dimensional dynamics, inverse limit spaces, and the pseudoarc
      Louis S. Block*, University of Florida
      James E. Keesling, University of Florida
      (927-54-168)
  • Saturday October 25, 1997, 2:30 p.m.-6:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Low Dimensional Dynamics, IV

    Room E-180, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Building
    Organizers:
    Karen M. Brucks, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee kmbrucks@csd.uwm.edu
    Beverly E. J. Diamond, University of Charleston bdiamond@nsf.gov

    • 2:30 p.m.
      More on topological horseshoes: dynamical system topology preserved in the presence of noise
      Judy A. Kennedy,*, University of Delaware
      (927-58-161)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Entropy and Nonlinearity
      Charles P. Tresser,*, IBM
      (927-58-122)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Entropy of Annulus Homeomorphisms
      Marcy Barge,*, Montana State University
      Thor Matison,, MSU
      (927-58-226)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      The Conley index of a fixed point of a surface homeomorphism
      John Franks*, Northwestern University
      (927-58-239)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Invariant sets and their shape
      Krystyna M Kuperberg*, Auburn University
      (927-58-165)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      A computer implementation of the Bestvina-Handel algorithm
      Ringland John*, SUNY Buffalo
      Menasco William, SUNY Buffalo
      (927-54-198)
    • 5:30 p.m.
      Constructing Markov Partitions for Psuedo-Anosov Homeomorphisms
      Elyn Rykken*, Indiana University Northwest
      (927-58-251)
    • 6:00 p.m.
      Partitions of Markov type in the absence of hyperbolicity
      Marian Gidea*, University of Bucharest, Romania
      (927-58-248)
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