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1998 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Louisville, KY, March 20-21, 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
      (931-81-252)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Measurable enumeration of eigenelements of self-adjoint operators .
      Alexander Y Gordon*, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
      (931-47-30)
    • 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
      (931-35-214)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Mourre Theory for a Schroedinger Operator on a Binary Tree Graph.
      Christine S. Allard*, UBC, Vancouver
      (931-47-130)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      On the absolutely continuous spectrum of Jacobi matrices with power-like weights.
      Jan Janas*, Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences
      Serguei Naboko, Dept. of Math. Phys., Inst. of Physics, S-Petersburg Univ.
      (931-47-169)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      The analyticity of semigroups generated by degenerate elliptic operators.
      Jerome A. Goldstein*, University of Memphis
      (931-47-320)
  • 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, S-Petersburg University
      (931-47-148)
    • 3:15 p.m.
      New models in the localization theory.
      Stanislav A. Molchanov*, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
      (931-81-219)
    • 3:45 p.m.
      On the Density of States for a Periodic Schr\"{o}dinger Operator.
      Yulia Karpeshina*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
      (931-81-241)
    • 4:15 p.m.
      Quantum Stability of Hamiltonians with decreasing gaps.
      James S. Howland*, Univ. of Virginia
      (931-81-274)
    • 4:45 p.m.
      Complex measures in random Schroedinger operators.
      Wei-Min Wang*, Institute for Advanced Study
      (931-47-317)
    • 5:15 p.m.
      On spectral properties of photonic crystals.
      Peter Kuchment*, Wichita State University
      Leonid Kunyansky, Wichita State University
      (931-35-270)
  • 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
      (931-35-288)
    • 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
      (931-35-325)
    • 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
      (931-35-166)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Rate of relaxation to fronts for the Lebowitz-Orlandi-Presutti equation.
      Eric A Carlen*, Georgia Tech
      (931-82-318)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Long-Time Behavior of Scalar Viscous Shock Fronts in Two Dimensions .
      Jonathan Goodman, Courant Institute/NYU
      Judith R. Miller*, Georgetown University
      (931-35-273)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      One-dimensional nonlinear diatomic particle chains.
      Anna Vladimirova Georgieva*, Duke University
      (931-82-172)
  • 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 Semi-Classical 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
      (931-81-218)
    • 3:15 p.m.
      An improved Feynman-Kac-It\^{o} formula.
      Dirk Hundertmark*, Princeton university
      (931-60-279)
    • 3:45 p.m.
      Bohr--Sommerfeld 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
      (931-81-176)
    • 4:15 p.m.
      On Moments of Negative Eigenvalues for the Pauli Operator.
      Zhongwei Shen*, University of Kentucky
      (931-35-286)
    • 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
      (931-81-167)
    • 5:15 p.m.
      Spectral and Scattering Theory for Kleinian Groups.
      Peter A Perry*, University of Kentucky
      (931-35-228)
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