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1997 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Atlanta, GA, October 17-19, 1997
Meeting #926

Associate secretaries:
Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu

Special Session on Concrete Aspects of Real Polynomials

  • Friday October 17, 1997, 3:00 p.m.-6:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Concrete Aspects of Real Polynomials, I

    Room 268, Skiles Classroom Building
    Organizers:
    Victoria Ann Powers, Emory University vicki@mathcs.emory.edu
    Bruce A. Reznick, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana reznick@math.uiuc.edu

    • 3:00 p.m.
      An elementary proof of Schm\"udgen's Theorem in one variable.
      Victoria Powers*, Emory University
      Bruce Reznick, University of Illinois
      (926-14-157)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Describing Convex Sets in $\mathbb{R}^2$ with 3 Inequalities
      Kathleen M Krzastek*, Emory University
      (926-14-231)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Infinitely near base conditions and the 3-dimensional separation conjecture.
      James J Madden*, LSU
      (926-14-202)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Generalizing Newton Identities to the multivariate case
      Gonzalez-Vega Laureano*,
      Gonzalez-Lopez Maria-Jose,
      (926-14-181)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      A family of real polynomials and its applications to robot kinematics.
      Jaime Gutierrez, Universidad de Cantabria
      Tomas J Recio*, Universidad de Cantabria
      (926-14-74)
    • 5:30 p.m.
      An Improved Algorithm for Quantifier Elimination Over Real Closed Fields.
      Saugata Basu*, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
      (926-68-130)
    • 6:00 p.m.
      Real Large Solving
      J. Maurice Rojas*, MIT
      (926-65-225)
  • Saturday October 18, 1997, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Concrete Aspects of Real Polynomials, II

    Room 268, Skiles Classroom Building
    Organizers:
    Victoria Ann Powers, Emory University vicki@mathcs.emory.edu
    Bruce A. Reznick, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana reznick@math.uiuc.edu

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Polynomials with Concentration at Low Degrees
      Per H Enflo*, Kent State Univ.
      (926-12-204)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Perturbing polynomials with all their roots on the unit circle
      Michael J. Mossinghoff*, Appalachian State University
      Christopher G. Pinner, Flinders University of South Australia
      Jeffrey D. Vaaler, University of Texas at Austin
      (926-12-177)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Inequalities for polynomials with -1,0,1 coefficients
      Tamas Erdelyi*,
      (926-41-235)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Singular points and limit cycles of planar polynomial vector fields
      Ilia Itenberg*, Institut de Recherche Math\'ematique de Rennes, France
      Eugenii Shustin, Tel Aviv University, Israel
      (926-34-123)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      The control of linear systems and Shapiros's conjecture
      Frank J Sottile*, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
      (926-14-56)
  • Saturday October 18, 1997, 2:30 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Concrete Aspects of Real Polynomials, III

    Room 268, Skiles Classroom Building
    Organizers:
    Victoria Ann Powers, Emory University vicki@mathcs.emory.edu
    Bruce A. Reznick, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana reznick@math.uiuc.edu

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Can an acute-angled cone be imbedded in a right-angled cone?
      Man-Duen Choi*, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
      (926-15-73)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Bad points for positive semidefinite polynomials
      Charles N. Delzell*, Louisiana State Univ.
      (926-12-174)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Sums of Squares of Polynomials in $R[x,y]$
      David B Leep*,
      (926-12-168)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Real Even Symmetric Forms
      William R Harris*, Georgetown College
      (926-11-137)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Laws of inertia for higher degree forms
      Bruce Reznick*,
      (926-15-150)
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