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2001 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Hoboken, NJ, April 2829, 2001
Meeting #966
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Saturday April 28, 2001

Saturday April 28, 2001, 7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Bissinger Room, 4th Floor, Howe Center

Saturday April 28, 2001, 7:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Book Sale and Exhibit
Bissinger Room, 4th Floor, Howe Center

Saturday April 28, 2001, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, I
Room 229, Edwin A. Stevens (EAS) Hall
Organizers:
Milos A. Dostal, Stevens Institute of Technology mdostal@stevenstech.edu
Werner G. Nowak, Universit\"at f\"ur Bodenkultur, Vienna, Austria nowak@mail.boku.ac.at

8:30 a.m.
On Minimal Expansions in Redundant Number Systems: Algorithms, Quantitative Analysis, and Extensions.
Clemens Heuberger*, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Helmut Prodinger, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
(9661150)

9:00 a.m.
Lattice points in convex bodies with planar points on the boundary.
Manfred Peter*, University of Freiburg, Germany
(9661175)

9:30 a.m.
The distribution of $(n\alpha)$  sequences and Mahler's classification.
Christoph Baxa*, University of Vienna
(9661186)

10:00 a.m.
The digitexpansions of a large positive integer to different bases.
Johannes Schoissengeier*, University of Vienna
(9661171)

10:30 a.m.
A high dimensional lattice point problem.
Wolfgang M\"uller*, Graz Universty of Technology, Austria
(96611104)

Saturday April 28, 2001, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, I
Room 222, Edwin A. Stevens (EAS) Hall
Organizers:
Patricia R. Allaire, Queensborough Community College, CUNY praqb@cunyvm.cuny.edu
Robert E. Bradley, Adelphi University bradley@adelphi.edu

8:30 a.m.
The Gaussian Solution to 2cos(360/17).
Peter L Griffiths*, London, UK.
(9660155)

9:00 a.m.
Poincare's on Mathematical Truth and the Nature of Geometry.
Steven J Gimbel*, Gettysburg College
(9660115)

9:30 a.m.
Origins of Banach Space Theory.
Andrew B Perry*, Springfield College
(9660117)

10:00 a.m.
Warren Weaver On the C.L. Dodgson Nachlass.
Francine F Abeles*, Kean University
(9660113)

10:30 a.m.
Mina Rees and the Founding of the Graduate School at CUNY.
Amy E Shell*, United States Military Academy
(9660109)

Saturday April 28, 2001, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computational Algebraic Geometry and Its Applications, I
Room 329, Edwin A. Stevens (EAS) Hall
Organizers:
Serkan Hosten, San Francisco State University
Frank Sottile, University of Massachusetts at Amherst sottile@math.umass.edu

9:00 a.m.
Asymptotics from multivariate rational generating functions.
Robin Pemantle*, Ohio State University
(9660549)

9:30 a.m.
The Asymptotic Growth Rate of the Mean Number of Equlibria of a Two Player Game.
Andrew McLennan*, Econ Dept, U of Minnesota
Johannes Berg, Abdus Salam International Center for Theoretical Physics
(9669180)

10:00 a.m.
Applications of Cartan's Moving Frame Method to Classical Invariant Theory.
Irina A Kogan*, Yale University
(96614176)

10:30 a.m.
Invariant approximation of differential invariants: an algorithmic approach.
Mireille Boutin*, University of Minnesota
(96653116)

Saturday April 28, 2001, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Singular and Degenerate Nonlinear Elliptic Boundary Value Problems, I
Room 106, McLean Hall
Organizers:
Joe McKenna, University of Connecticut mckenna@math.uconn.edu
Changfeng Gui, University of Connecticut gui@math.uconn.edu
Yung Sze Choi, University of Connecticut choi@math.uconn.edu

9:00 a.m.
Twodiimensional travelling waves in suspended plates and nonlinear Schrodinger equations in free space: fission, fusion, and interactions.
Jiri Horak, University of Connecticut
P.J. McKenna*, University of Connecticut
(96635147)

9:30 a.m.
Singular concave semilinear elliptic problems.
Junping Shi*, College of William and Mary
(96635110)

10:00 a.m.
A new best Sobolev inequality on Riemannian manifolds.
YanYan Li, Rutgers University
Tonia Ricciardi*, Universit\'a di Napoli Federico II
(96635150)

10:30 a.m.
Complex SpatioTemporal Dynamics in Acarine Populations and the Huffaker Phenomenon.
Robert A Gardner*, University of Massachusetts
(96635138)

Saturday April 28, 2001, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Ricci Curvature and Related Topics, I
Room 212, Edwin A. Stevens (EAS) Hall
Organizers:
George I. Kamberov, Stevens Institute of Technology gkambero@stevenstech.edu