AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Day
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:48
1998 Spring Central Section Meeting
Manhattan, KS, March 2728, 1998
Meeting #932
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Saturday March 28, 1998

Saturday March 28, 1998, 7:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Front Entrance Lobby, Cardwell Hall 
Saturday March 28, 1998, 7:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Common Room, Cardwell Hall 
Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Lie Algebras, Algebraic Groups and Quantum Groups, III
Room 103, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Zongzhu Lin, Kansas State University zlin@math.ksu.edu
Daniel Ken Nakano, Utah State University nakano@math.usu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Irreducible weight modules over $gl(\infty)$.
Ivan Dimitrov*, University of California, Riverside
Ivan Penkov, University of California, Riverside
(93217157) 
8:30 a.m.
Total positivity for flag varieties and canonical bases.
Konstanze Rietsch*, M.I.T.
(9322081) 
9:00 a.m.
Level one representations of the quantum affine algebra $U_q(G_2^{(1)})$.
Naihuan Jing*, North Carolina State University
(93217138) 
9:30 a.m.
Path realizations of crystals for Demazure modules.
Kailash C. Misra*, North Carolina State University
(93217133) 
10:00 a.m.
Representation theory and integral cohomology of real flag manifolds.
Luis G Casian*, The Ohio State University
Robert J Stanton, The Ohio State University
(93222145) 
10:30 a.m.
Orbital varieties and standard domino tableaux for classical groups.
William M. McGovern*, University of Washington
(9322216)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Linear Operators and Holomorphic Function Spaces, III
Room 120, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
V. V. Peller, Kansas State University peller@math.ksu.edu

8:00 a.m.
When is zero an eigenvalue for the selfcommutator of a subnormal operator?
Nathan S Feldman*, Michigan State University
(93247140) 
8:30 a.m.
Products of Hankel Operators.
Daoxing Xia, Vanderbilt University
Dechao Zheng*, Vanderbilt University
(9324791) 
9:00 a.m.
Visual Information in a Feedback Loop.
Allen R Tannenbaum*, University of Minnesota
(93293178) 
9:30 a.m.
Hyperreflexivity and factorization properties.
Hari Bercovici*, Indiana University
(93247101) 
10:00 a.m.
From analytic function theorems to operator theorems to nonlinear operator theorems.
J. William Helton*, Univ. Calif. San Diego
(93247152) 
10:30 a.m.
Linear operators and holomorphic function spaces.
Joseph A. Ball*, Virginia Tech
Victor Vinnikov, Weizmann Institute of Science
(93232148)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Groups and Geometry, III
Room 146, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Ernest E. Shult, Kansas State University shult@math.ksu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Collineations of Finite Projective Planes.
ChatYin Ho*, Univ of Florida
(93251174) 
8:30 a.m.
The 2transitive complex Hadamard matrices.
G. E. Moorhouse*, Univ. of Wyoming
(9320555) 
9:00 a.m.
Antipodal distance transitive covers of complete graphs.
Chris D. Godsil, Univeristy of Waterloo
Robert A. Liebler*, Coloarado State Univeristy
Cheryl Praeger, E., University of Western Australia
(9320546) 
9:30 a.m.
Flagtransitive hyperplane complements of classical generalized quadrangles.
Antonio Pasini, University of Siena, Italy
Sergey Shpectorov*, Bowling Green State University
(9322072) 
10:00 a.m.
Characterization of $P$geometries related to $M_{22}$.
Jonathan I. Hall*, Michigan State University
(93220183) 
10:30 a.m.
On the sphericity and simple connectivity of finite regular posets.
Chao Ku*, California Institute of Technology
(93220144)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Groups and Applications, IV
Room 129, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Ya S. Soibelman, Kansas State University soibel@math.ksu.edu
Volodymyr V. Lyubashenko, Kansas State University lub@math.ksu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Duality in infinite dimensional Fock representations.
Weiqiang Wang*, MaxPlanck Institute, Bonn
(93281233) 
8:45 a.m.
$W_{1+\infty}$ as conformal algebra.
Andrey Radul*, Howard University
(93281236) 
9:30 a.m.
Decomposing Representations of Quantum Affine Algebras .
Michael Kleber*, U.C. Berkeley
(9321715) 
10:15 a.m.
Quantized conformal blocks.
Evgeny Mukhin*, UNC
(93281231)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Topology, III
Room 130, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
David N. Yetter, Kansas State University dyetter@math.ksu.edu
Louis Crane, Kansas State University crane@math.ksu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Discussion 
8:45 a.m.
Discussion 
9:30 a.m.
State sum models for quantum gravity.
John W Barrett*, University of Nottingham
(93283209) 
10:15 a.m.
State Sum Models, Spin Foam Models, Quantum Gravity .
Carlo Rovelli*, Pittsburgh University
(93283116)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Inverse Problems, III
Room 122, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Alexander G. Ramm, Kansas State University ramm@math.ksu.edu

8:30 a.m.
Multidimentional Inverse Scattering Problem with Nonreflecting Boundary Conditions.
Semion GUTMAN*, University of Oklahoma
(9323530) 
9:00 a.m.
Critical Exponents for Systems of Equations.
Keng Deng*, University of Southwestern Louisiana
(9323522) 
9:30 a.m.
Transmission problems in nonsmooth domains.
Rodolfo H Torres*, University of Kansas
(9323569) 
10:00 a.m.
Semilinear subelliptic equations and CR Yamabe problem for prescribing curvatures on the Heisenberg and stratified groups.
Guozhen Lu*, Wright State University
(93235100) 
10:30 a.m.
Sources for Inverting the Helmhotz Equation on a Cylindrical Region.
Frank Stenger*, University of Utah
(93235120)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Pictorial Methods in Low Dimensional Topology, III
Room 120, Ackert Hall
Organizers:
David R. Auckly, University of California Berkeley dav@math.berkeley.edu

8:30 a.m.
Generalized Suspension Laminations.
Rachel Roberts*, Washington University, St Louis
(93257193) 
9:15 a.m.
Canonical genus, free genus, and volume.
Mark Brittenham*, University of North Texas
(93257141) 
10:00 a.m.
Tight Contact Structures on Lens Spaces.
John B Etnyre*, Stanford University
(9325745)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 8:30 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and their Applications, III
Room 143, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Kirill L. Vaninsky, Kansas State University vaninsky@math.ksu.edu

8:30 a.m.
CalogeroMoser systems in SeibergWitten theory.
D.H. Phong*, Columbia University
(93235110) 
9:15 a.m.
Weil's reciprocity and (differential) resultants.
JeanLuc Brylinski, Pennsylvania State University
Emma Previato*, Boston University
(9324273) 
10:00 a.m.
Involutive Functionals, Infinite Dimensional Tori and Neighboring Tori.
Marty Schwarz*, Northeastern University
(93235111)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics Education and the Internet, III
Room 102, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Andrew G. Bennett, Kansas State University bennett@math.ksu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Webbased labs in elementary differential equations.
Andrew G. Bennett*, Kansas State University
(93298200) 
9:30 a.m.
A Colloquium on the Mathematics of Games.
John W Emert*, Ball State University
(9320059) 
10:00 a.m.
On Line Testing in Mathematics Courses.
Mark Sapir*, Vanderbilt University
(93298170) 
10:30 a.m.
WeBWorKWeb based homework delivery.
Michael E. Gage*, University of Rochester
Arnold K. Pizer, University of Rochester
(9320070)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Cohomology of Finite Groups, III
Room 145, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
John S. Maginnis, Kansas State University maginnis@math.ksu.edu
Stephen F. Siegel, University of Massachusetts siegel@math.umass.edu

9:00 a.m.
Complexes and vanishing of cohomology for group schemes .
Christopher P Bendel*, University of Notre Dame
Daniel K Nakano, Utah State University
(9322024) 
9:30 a.m.
Extensions of modules over Schur algebras, symmetric groups and Hecke algebras .
Stephen R Doty, Loyola University
Karin Erdmann, Oxford University
Daniel K Nakano*, Utah St. University
(9322076) 
10:00 a.m.
Cohomology of restricted Lie algebras and finite groups .
Joerg Feldvoss*, University of Hamburg
(9322084) 
10:30 a.m.
Transfer Maps and Virtual Projectivity.
Jon F Carlson, University of Georgia
Chuang Peng, Morehouse College
Wayne W Wheeler*, University of Georgia
(9322080)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics, III
Room 116, Ackert Hall
Organizers:
Qisu Zou, Kansas State University zou@math.ksu.edu
Huanan Yang, Kansas State University hyang@math.ksu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Discussion 
9:30 a.m.
A Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for HamiltonJacobi Equations.
Changqing Hu, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University
ChiWang Shu*, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University
(93265121) 
10:00 a.m.
A Robust Grid Based Front Tracking Method For Fluid Interface Instabilities.
Xiaolin Li*, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
(93265127) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Lie Groups, Algebraic Groups: Their Arithmetic and Representation Theory, III
Room 144, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Gopal Prasad, University of MichiganAnn Arbor gprasad@math.lsa.umich.edu

9:00 a.m.
Hecke algebras and padic SL(N).
Alan J Roche*, Purdue University
(93222204) 
9:30 a.m.
Hecke algebras and parabolic induction.
Anne Marie Aubert, Ecole Normale Superieure
Philip C Kutzko, University of Iowa
Lawrence Morris*, Clark University
(93222206) 
10:15 a.m.
Some applications of the SL(2,R) action on Teichmuller space.
Alex Eskin*, University of Chicago
(93222196)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Problems, III
Room 131, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu
Eugene Wayne, Pennsylvania State University

9:30 a.m.
Discussion 
10:00 a.m.
Convergence of the vanishing viscosity approximation for superpositions of confined eddies.
Milton C Lopes, Filho, IMECCUNICAMP
Helena J. NussenzveigLopes, IMECCUNICAMP
Yuxi Zheng*, Indiana University
(93235122) 
10:30 a.m.
CahnHilliard description of secondary flows of a viscous incompressible fluid in an unbounded domain.
Guido Schneider*, University Hannover
(93235123)

9:30 a.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Invariant manifolds and the asymptotics of dissipative partial differential equations.
Room 101, Cardwell Hall
Clarence Eugene Wayne*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 
Saturday March 28, 1998, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Stability and bifurcations in dynamical systems.
Room 101, Cardwell Hall
Zihong Jeff Xia*, Northwestern University 
Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Inverse Problems, IV
Room 122, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Alexander G. Ramm, Kansas State University ramm@math.ksu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Homogenization of a minimization problem for Ginzburg Landau functional and superconducting composites.
Leonid V Berlyand*, Penn State University
Eugene Ya Khruslov, Institute of Low Temperature and Engineering, Ukranian Academy
(93235230)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Special Session on Pictorial Methods in Low Dimensional Topology, IV
Room 120, Ackert Hall
Organizers:
David R. Auckly, University of California Berkeley dav@math.berkeley.edu

2:30 p.m.
The SU(3) Casson invariant via gauge theory I.
Hans U Boden*, Ohio State
Christopher M Herald, swarthmore
(93257221) 
3:30 p.m.
The SU(3) Casson Invariant via Gauge Theory.
Hans U Boden, Ohio State University Mansfield
Christopher M Herald*, Swarthmore College
(93257218) 
4:30 p.m.
Hurwitz Spaces and Braid Group Representations.
Eric P Klassen*, Florida State University
Yaacov Kopeliovich, Florida State University
(93230205)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Problems, IV
Room 131, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu
Eugene Wayne, Pennsylvania State University

2:30 p.m.
Index theorems and the Heisenberg caluclus.
Charles L. Epstein*, U. of Penn
(93258150) 
3:00 p.m.
On Limits of Rescaling.
Igor Y Rodnianski*, Kansas State University
(93235198) 
3:30 p.m.
Evolution semigroups for infinite dimensional cocycles.
Yuri Latushkin*, University of Missouri
(93234119) 
4:00 p.m.
Invariant Tori for periodically perturbed planar oscillators.
Carmen Chicone*, University of Missouri
(9325828) 
4:30 p.m.
Discussion

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Lie Algebras, Algebraic Groups and Quantum Groups, IV
Room 103, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Zongzhu Lin, Kansas State University zlin@math.ksu.edu
Daniel Ken Nakano, Utah State University nakano@math.usu.edu

2:30 p.m.
The indecomposable decomposition of the tensor representation of the classical Lie superalgebra $\mathfrak{p}(n)$ .
Dongho Moon*, University of WisconsinMadison
(93217164) 
3:00 p.m.
Representations for Lie superalgebra $spo(2m,1)$.
Chanyoung Lee Shader*, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071
(9321785) 
3:30 p.m.
Maximal subalgebras of the simple modular Lie algebras .
Gaik M Melikian*, Department of CS UWMilwaukee,P.O. Box 784 ,Milwaukee, WI 53201
(93217208) 
4:00 p.m.
Imaginary Verma Modules For Quantum Affine Lie Algebras.
Viatcheslav M. Futorny*, Universidade de Sao Paulo
Alexander N. Grishkov, Universidade de Sao Paulo
Duncan J. Melville, St. Lawrence University
(93217165) 
4:30 p.m.
Quantum deformations of $\alpha$stratified modules.
Viatcheslav M. Futorny, U. de Sao Paulo
Duncan J. Melville*, St. Lawrence University
(93217139) 
5:00 p.m.
Modular representation theory for affine Hecke algebras.
Arun Ram*, Princeton University
Jacqui Ramagge, University of Newcastle
(93216182) 
5:30 p.m.
A Quantum Octonion Algebra.
Georgia Benkart*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Jos\'e M. PerezIzquierdo, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(9321787)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Groups and Geometry, IV
Room 146, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Ernest E. Shult, Kansas State University shult@math.ksu.edu

2:30 p.m.
A lemma on quasithin groups.
Michael Aschbacher*, Caltech
(93220104) 
3:00 p.m.
Geometrical considerations in the classification of quasithin groups
Stephen D Smith*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(9322008) 
3:30 p.m.
Framed Vertex Operator Algebras and Rank One Lattice Type VOAs.
Robert L. Griess, Jr.*, University of Michigan
(93220207) 
4:00 p.m.
$Sz(8)$ embeds in $E_8(C)$.
Alexander J. Ryba*, University of Michigan
(93220212) 
4:30 p.m.
SL(2,7) and PSL(2,7) Subgroups of the Lie Group E8(C).
Michael J. Kantor*, Knox College
(93220175) 
5:00 p.m.
Classical groups as monodromy composition factors.
Daniel E. Frohardt*, Wayne State University
Kay Magaard, Wayne State University
(93220181)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Groups and Applications, V
Room 129, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Ya S. Soibelman, Kansas State University soibel@math.ksu.edu
Volodymyr V. Lyubashenko, Kansas State University lub@math.ksu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Some problems in deformation quantization.
Boris Tsygan*, Penn State University
(93216237) 
3:15 p.m.
Noncommutative geometry based on commutator expansions.
Michail Kapranov*, Northwestern University
(93214235) 
4:00 p.m.
Quantum Field Theory on Algebraic Curves.
Leon A Takhtajan*, SUNY at Stony Brook
(93281229)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.4:40 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Topology, IV
Room 130, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
David N. Yetter, Kansas State University dyetter@math.ksu.edu
Louis Crane, Kansas State University crane@math.ksu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Cabling HOMFLYVassiliev knot invariants.
Sergei Chmutov, Program System Institute, PereslavlZalessky, Russia
Oliver T. Dasbach, Columbia University
Arkady Vaintrob*, New Mexico State University
(93257184) 
3:15 p.m.
${\cal S}_{2,\infty}(H_n\# H_m;Z[A^{\pm 1}],A)$.
J\'ozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
(93257210) 
4:00 p.m.
Lattice Gauge Field Theory.
Doug Bullock*, George Washington Univ.
Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska, Boise State University
(93257125)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 2:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Groups, Algebraic Groups: Their Arithmetic and Representation Theory, IV
Room 144, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Gopal Prasad, University of MichiganAnn Arbor gprasad@math.lsa.umich.edu

2:30 p.m.
MoyPrasad filtrations and harmonic analysis on $G$.
Stephen DeBacker*, The University of Chicago
(9322283) 
3:00 p.m.
The tempered spectrum of classical $p$adic groups via twisted endoscopy.
David Goldberg*, Purdue Universty
Freydoon Shahidi, Purdue University
(93222215) 
4:15 p.m.
Symmetric cube $L$functions for $GL_2$ are entire.
Henry H Kim*, Southern Illinois University
Freydoon Shahidi, Purdue University
(93211146) 
5:00 p.m.
The moment mapping on spherical nilpotent orbits.
Donald R King*, Northeastern University
(9322051) 
5:30 p.m.
"On the DPW method for general Lie groups".
Josef F Dorfmeister, University of Kansas
Vladimir D Balan*, University of Kansas / Politehnica University of Bucharest
(9322252)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics Education and the Internet,IV
Room 102, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Andrew G. Bennett, Kansas State University bennett@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Using the Internet for Teaching and Learning Mathematics Outside the Traditional Course Structure .
Eugene A. Klotz*, Math Forum/Swarthmore College
(9329871) 
3:30 p.m.
Student Evaluation of the Quality of History of Mathematics Web Pages.
V. Frederick Rickey*, Bowling Green State University
(93201203) 
4:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Cohomology of Finite Groups, IV
Room 145, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
John S. Maginnis, Kansas State University maginnis@math.ksu.edu
Stephen F. Siegel, University of Massachusetts siegel@math.umass.edu

3:00 p.m.
Phantom maps and purity in modular representation theory (Part 1).
David J. Benson, University of Georgia
Gilles Ph. Gnacadja*, University of Georgia
(9322057) 
3:30 p.m.
Phantom maps and purity in modular representation theory (Part 2).
David J. Benson*, University of Georgia
Gilles Ph. Gnacadja, University of Georgia
(9322058) 
4:00 p.m.
Stable endomorphism rings of idempotent Emodules.
Peteris Daugulis*, University of Georgia
(9321567) 
4:30 p.m.
Selfequivalences of stable module categories.
Jon F. Carlson*, University of Georgia
Rapha\"el Rouquier, Universit\'e Denis Diderot
(9322066)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Linear Operators and Holomorphic Function Spaces, IV
Room 120, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
V. V. Peller, Kansas State University peller@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Carleson measures and multipliers for Dirichlet spaces.
Zhijian Wu*, University of Alabama
(93247166) 
3:30 p.m.
$C^*$ algebras generated by a subnormal operator.
Kit C Chan*, Bowling Green State University
Zeljko Cuckovic, The University of Toledo
(93247137) 
4:00 p.m.
Cyclic subnormal operators without disjoint invariant subspaces.
Robert F Olin*, Virginia Tech
(93247130) 
4:30 p.m.
Analytic BMO on the dtorus.
Sarah H Ferguson*, Purdue University
Cora Sadosky, Howard University c
(93247176) 
5:00 p.m.
Spin Geometry Techniques in Multivariable Operator Theory.
Mircea Martin*, Baker University
(93247161) 
5:30 p.m.
Reproducing kernel Hilbert spaces and Robertson conjecture.
Subhajit Ghosechowdhury*, Purdue University
(93247220)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Analysis and Computational Mathematics, IV
Room 116, Ackert Hall
Organizers:
Qisu Zou, Kansas State University zou@math.ksu.edu
Huanan Yang, Kansas State University hyang@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Lattice Boltzmann Method on Curvilinear Grid.
Xiaoyi He*, Los Alamos National Lab.
(9326521) 
3:30 p.m.
Mathematical and Numerical Analysis for TwoPhase Flow in Porous Media.
Zhangxin Chen*, Southern Methodist University
(9326511) 
4:00 p.m.
Solutions for New Equations of Two Phase Flow and an Open Problem.
James Glimm*, SUNY at Stony Brook
David Saltz, SUNY at Stony Brook
David Sharp, Los Alamos National Lab
(9326513)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 3:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Integrable Systems and their Applications, IV
Room 143, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Kirill L. Vaninsky, Kansas State University vaninsky@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
The KadomtsevPetviashvili equation with quasiperiodic initial data.
Harvey Segur*, U of Colorado, Boulder
(93235112) 
3:45 p.m.
On asymptotic localization and ratio of two symplectic volumes.
Kirill L Vaninsky*, Kansas State University
(9328295) 
4:30 p.m.
Asymptotic Calculation of Selberg type Integrals.
Stephanos Venakides*, Duke University
(93235113) 
5:15 p.m.
Rigorous perturbation theory for nearintegrable systems.
Xin Zhou*, Duke University
(93235114)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 28, 1998, 7:00 p.m.9:10 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Groups and Applications, VI
Room 129, Cardwell Hall
Organizers:
Ya S. Soibelman, Kansas State University soibel@math.ksu.edu
Volodymyr V. Lyubashenko, Kansas State University lub@math.ksu.edu

7:00 p.m.
The BorelWeilBott Theorem at a root of unity.
Alexander A. Voronov*, M.I.T.
(9321733) 
7:45 p.m.
Vertex representations of KacMoody algebras.
Naihuan Jing*, North Carolina State University
(93217177) 
8:30 p.m.
Quantum groupoids and deformation quantization.
Ping Xu*, Penn State University
(9328106)

7:00 p.m.