AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:47
1998 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Louisville, KY, March 2021, 1998
Meeting #931
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Spectral Theory, Mathematical Physics, and Disordered Media

Friday March 20, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory, Mathematical Physics, and Disordered Media, I
Room 1, Burhans Hall
Organizers:
Peter David Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Gunter H. Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham stolz@vorteb.math.uab.edu

8:00 a.m.
Solutions, spectrum and dynamics of Schr\"odinger operators on infinite domains.
Alexander A Kiselev*, University of Chicago
Yoram Last, Caltech
(93181252) 
8:30 a.m.
Measurable enumeration of eigenelements of selfadjoint operators .
Alexander Y Gordon*, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
(9314730) 
9:00 a.m.
The essential spectrum of the Nuemann Laplacian on a tree imbedded in a domain.
W. D. Evans, University of School College of Cardiff
Yoshimi Sait\B o*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(93135214) 
9:30 a.m.
Mourre Theory for a Schroedinger Operator on a Binary Tree Graph.
Christine S. Allard*, UBC, Vancouver
(93147130) 
10:00 a.m.
On the absolutely continuous spectrum of Jacobi matrices with powerlike weights.
Jan Janas*, Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences
Serguei Naboko, Dept. of Math. Phys., Inst. of Physics, SPetersburg Univ.
(93147169) 
10:30 a.m.
The analyticity of semigroups generated by degenerate elliptic operators.
Jerome A. Goldstein*, University of Memphis
(93147320)

8:00 a.m.

Friday March 20, 1998, 2:45 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory, Mathematical Physics, and Disordered Media, II
Room 1, Burhans Hall
Organizers:
Peter David Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Gunter H. Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham stolz@vorteb.math.uab.edu

2:45 p.m.
On the essential spectrum of some singular systems of matrix differential operator related to the MHD problems.
Sergeui Naboko*, Dept. of Math. Physics, Institute of Physics, SPetersburg University
(93147148) 
3:15 p.m.
New models in the localization theory.
Stanislav A. Molchanov*, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
(93181219) 
3:45 p.m.
On the Density of States for a Periodic Schr\"{o}dinger Operator.
Yulia Karpeshina*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(93181241) 
4:15 p.m.
Quantum Stability of Hamiltonians with decreasing gaps.
James S. Howland*, Univ. of Virginia
(93181274) 
4:45 p.m.
Complex measures in random Schroedinger operators.
WeiMin Wang*, Institute for Advanced Study
(93147317) 
5:15 p.m.
On spectral properties of photonic crystals.
Peter Kuchment*, Wichita State University
Leonid Kunyansky, Wichita State University
(93135270)

2:45 p.m.

Saturday March 21, 1998, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory, Mathematical Physics, and Disordered Media, III
Room 1, Burhans Hall
Organizers:
Peter David Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Gunter H. Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham stolz@vorteb.math.uab.edu

8:00 a.m.
Recovering Asymptotics of Metrics From Fixed Energy Scattering Data.
Antonio Sa Barreto*, Purdue University
(93135288) 
8:30 a.m.
Asymptotics of Forced Elastic Waves.
Gis\`ele Ruiz Goldstein*, University of Memphis
Jerome A. Goldstein, University of Memphis
Enrico Obrecht, Universit\`a di Bologna
(93135325) 
9:00 a.m.
Bilinear optimal control of a Kirchhoff plate by means of a velocity controller.
Mary E Bradley*, University of Louisville
Suzanne M Lenhart, Universtiy of Tennessee
Jiongmin Yong, Fudan University
(93135166) 
9:30 a.m.
Rate of relaxation to fronts for the LebowitzOrlandiPresutti equation.
Eric A Carlen*, Georgia Tech
(93182318) 
10:00 a.m.
LongTime Behavior of Scalar Viscous Shock Fronts in Two Dimensions .
Jonathan Goodman, Courant Institute/NYU
Judith R. Miller*, Georgetown University
(93135273) 
10:30 a.m.
Onedimensional nonlinear diatomic particle chains.
Anna Vladimirova Georgieva*, Duke University
(93182172)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 21, 1998, 2:45 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory, Mathematical Physics, and Disordered Media, IV
Room 1, Burhans Hall
Organizers:
Peter David Hislop, University of Kentucky hislop@ms.uky.edu
Gunter H. Stolz, University of Alabama at Birmingham stolz@vorteb.math.uab.edu

2:45 p.m.
Eigenvalue Estimates in the SemiClassical Limit for Pauli and Dirac Operators with a Magnetic Field.
W. D. Evans, University of Wales, Cardiff
Roger T. Lewis*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(93181218) 
3:15 p.m.
An improved FeynmanKacIt\^{o} formula.
Dirk Hundertmark*, Princeton university
(93160279) 
3:45 p.m.
BohrSommerfeld Quantization Rules and Rydberg States of Hydrogen.
George A. Hagedorn*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Sam L. Robinson, William Paterson University of New Jersey
(93181176) 
4:15 p.m.
On Moments of Negative Eigenvalues for the Pauli Operator.
Zhongwei Shen*, University of Kentucky
(93135286) 
4:45 p.m.
Eigenvalues of Schr\"odinger operators with potentials depending on curvature.
Evans M. Harrell, II*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Michael Loss, Georgia Institute of Technology
(93181167) 
5:15 p.m.
Spectral and Scattering Theory for Kleinian Groups.
Peter A Perry*, University of Kentucky
(93135228)

2:45 p.m.