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1998 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Philadelphia, PA, April 4-6, 1998
Meeting #933

Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu

Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations

  • Saturday April 4, 1998, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, I

    Room 6B, TUCC
    Organizers:
    Yanyan Li, Rutgers University yyli@math.rutgers.edu

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Boundary value problems at infinity for surfaces of constant mean curvature in Hyperbolic space.
      Joel Spruck*, Johns Hopkins University
      (933-35-105)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Function theory and minimal surfaces.
      William P. Minicozzi, II*, Johns Hopkins University
      Tobias H. Colding, NYU
      (933-53-122)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Extremal Hermitian metrics in Riemann surface and generalization of the uniformization theorem to surface with boundary.
      xiuxiong Chen*, Stanford University
      (933-58-190)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Harmonic Maps on Complete Manifolds.
      Wenxiong Chen*, Southwest Missouri State University
      Congming Li, University of Colorado
      (933-35-110)
  • Saturday April 4, 1998, 2:30 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, II

    Room 6B, TUCC
    Organizers:
    Yanyan Li, Rutgers University yyli@math.rutgers.edu

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Prescribing scalar curvature on n-spheres.
      Congming Li*, Univ. of Colorado
      (933-35-144)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Asymptotic behavior for positive solutions to $\Delta_gu = u^q + Su$ with prescribed singularities.
      David L Finn*, Merrimack College
      (933-35-10)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Double vortex-condensates in the Chern-Simons-Higgs theory.
      Gabriella Tarantello*, Universit\'a di Roma "Tor Vergata"
      (933-35-79)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Applications of a minmax principle.
      Alfonso Castro*, University of North Texas
      (933-35-62)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Diffusion vs. cross-diffusion: an elliptic approach.
      Yuan Lou*, University of Chicago
      Wei-Ming Ni, University of Minnesota
      (933-35-109)
  • Sunday April 5, 1998, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, III

    Room 6B, TUCC
    Organizers:
    Yanyan Li, Rutgers University yyli@math.rutgers.edu

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Optimal Transportation of Manifolds and Shape Recognition.
      Wilfrid Gangbo, Georgia Institute of Technology
      Robert J McCann*, Brown University
      (933-49-112)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      A Singularly Perturbed Elliptic Partial Differential Equation with an Almost Periodic Term .
      Greg S Spradlin*, U. California-Davis
      (933-35-200)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Spike-layered Solutions of Singularly Perturbed Elliptic Problems in a Degenerate Setting.
      Manuel del Pino, Universidad de Chile
      Patricio Felmer*, Universidad de Chile
      (933-35-92)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Nonradial Solutions of Semilinear Elliptic Equations in ${\bf R}^{N}$.
      Joseph A. Iaia*, University of North Texas
      (933-35-51)
  • Sunday April 5, 1998, 2:30 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, IV

    Room 6B, TUCC
    Organizers:
    Yanyan Li, Rutgers University yyli@math.rutgers.edu

    • 2:30 p.m.
      A New Topological Invariant in Abelian Gauge Theory.
      Lesley M Sibner*, Polyrechnic University
      Robert J Sibner, CUNY,Brooklyn College
      Yisong Yang, Polytechnic University
      (933-53-48)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Existence results of conformal metrics with constant scalar curvature and constant boundary mean curvature.
      Zheng-Chao Han*, Rutgers University
      YanYan Li, Rutgers University
      (933-53-226)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Decay Estimates for Porous Medium Systems.
      Zhengfang Zhou*, Michigan State University
      Hongjun Yuan, Jilin University, China
      (933-35-214)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Symmetry of solutions of relativistic Thomas-Fermiequations.
      Michael K-H Kiessling*, Dept. Math., Rutgers U., Piscataway, NJ 08854
      (933-35-209)
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