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8:30 a.m. Equations over modules. John Dauns*, Tulane University
(954-16-68)
9:00 a.m. Some results about projection idempotents in endomorphism nearrings. Gary L Peterson*, James Madison University
(954-16-120)
9:30 a.m. Generalized Triangular Matrix Rings and the Fully Invariant Extending Property. Gary F Birkenmeier, Department of Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Jae Keol Park*, Department of Mathematics, Busan National University
S. Tariq Rizvi, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University at Lima
(954-16-169)
10:00 a.m. Forcing Linearity Number of a Module. Carlton J Maxson*, Texas A&M University
(954-16-41)
10:30 a.m. Rings, near-rings, and dynamical systems. Gunter F Pilz*, Univ. of Linz, Austria
(954-16-75)
8:30 a.m. Approximation Theory for Parameter Identification in Nonlinear Nonlocal Evolution Equations. Azmy S Ackleh*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Sergiu Aizicovici, Ohio University
Simeon Reich, The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
(954-65-126)
9:00 a.m. Spectral Collocation Approximations for Optimal Control Problems. Fariba Fahroo*, Naval Postgraduate School
Isaac M Ross, Naval Postgraduate School
(954-49-127)
9:30 a.m. Optimal Location of Sensors and Actuators for Control of Distributed Parameter Systems. Michael A Demetriou*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(954-49-117)
10:00 a.m. Set valued pseudomonotone operators and some applications. Kenneth L Kuttler*, Brigham Young University
(954-35-58)
10:30 a.m. A Regularized Long Wave-KP Model. Michael M Tom*, Louisiana State University
(954-35-105)
8:30 a.m. A Singular Perturbation Problem of Carrier and Pearson. Walter G Kelley*, University of Oklahoma
(954-34-08)
9:00 a.m. Existence theory for a class of abstract nonlinear nonlocal integrodifferential equations in Banach spaces. Mark A McKibben*, Goucher College
(954-34-07)
9:30 a.m. Generalized Quasilinearization Applied to First Order Difference Equations. Donna S Stutson*, Xavier University in Louisiana
(954-34-178)
10:00 a.m. Stability analysis of nonlinear differential equations in abstract spaces under Markovian structural perturbations. G. S. Ladde*, University of Texas at Arlington
(954-34-22)
10:30 a.m. A Class of Singular Nonlinear Boundary Value Problems. John V Baxley*, Wake Forest University
Kristina P Sorrells, Wake Forest University
(954-34-205)
8:30 a.m. Parallel Implementations of GlobSol - A Globle Optimization Software Package. Chenyi Hu*, Univ. of Houston-Downtown
Baker R Kearfott, University of Louisiana
(954-68-171)
9:00 a.m. Efficient Verification of the Topological Index of Real Solutions to Algebraic Systems. Jianwei Dian, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Baker Kearfott*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-65-70)
9:30 a.m. Properties, Decompositions and Applications of Generalized Reflexive Matrices. Hsin-Chu Chen*, Clark Atlanta University
(954-15-100)
10:00 a.m. The Calculus, TELSTAR, ROCKLAND, and the Continuing mRL(e)**2 Neglect on Computational Processing. Odessa K. Burgees*, C.F.C.T.E. Foundation
(954-01-35)
8:30 a.m. Braid conjugation in handlebodies, knot complements and 3-manifolds. Sofia Lambropoulou*, Mathematisches Institut, Goettingen Universitaet
(954-57-198)
9:30 a.m. Strong Shift Equivalence and Diffeomorphisms. Jack Wagoner*, UC Berkeley
(954-81-63)
10:30 a.m. Knots, Links and Symbolic Dynamical Systems. Daniel S Silver*, University of South Alabama
Susan G Williams, University of South Alabama
(954-57-168)
8:30 a.m. AANR spaces and absolute retracts for tree-like continua. Janusz R. Prajs*, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
Janusz J. Charatonik, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico
(954-54-113)
9:00 a.m. Continua whose homeomorphism groups are generated by small neighborhoods of the identity. Wayne Lewis*, Texas Tech University
(954-54-57)
9:30 a.m. On the nonexistence of almost continuous surjections between certain continua. Sam B Nadler, Jr.*, West Virginia University
(954-54-104)
10:00 a.m. An aspect of homogeneous spaces. James T Rogers, Jr.*, Tulane University
(954-54-110)
10:30 a.m. A classification of brain tumors and solids by trees. Taeil Yi*, university of florida at gainesville, fl
Matthew Harvey, University of florida at gainesville
(954-51-195)
8:30 a.m. On a stochastic hyerbolic system. Jong U Kim*, Virginia Tech
(954-35-48)
9:00 a.m. Dynamics of 2D Buoyant-Convective Flow in a Vertically Stratified Slot in the Presence of Gravity Modulations. Christo I Christov*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
George M Homsy, Stanford University
(954-76-49)
9:30 a.m. Instabilities and Spatio-Temporal Chaos of Hexagon Patterns with Rotation. Hermann Riecke*, Northwestern University
Blas Echebarria, Northwestern University
Vadim Moroz, Northwestern University
Filip Sain, Northwestern University
(954-76-90)
10:00 a.m. Three-Dimensional Waves on Water with Large Surface Tension. Shu-Ming Sun*, Virginia Tech
(954-76-167)
10:30 a.m. Vacuum States and Global Stability of Rarefaction Waves for Compressible Flow. Gui-Qiang G Chen*, Northwestern University
(954-76-177)
8:30 a.m. Partitioning Vertices of a Tournament into Independent Cycles. Guantao Chen, Georgia State University
Ronald J Gould*, Emory University
Li Hao, Universite Paris-Sud
(954-05-29)
9:00 a.m. Long cycles in 3-connected graphs. Xingxing Yu*, Georgia Tech
Guantao Chen, Georgia State Univ.
(954-05-158)
10:00 a.m. Recent Progress on Computing the Crossing Number of $C_m\times C_n$. Jay Adamsson, Ottawa, Ontario
R. Bruce Richter*, University of Waterloo
(954-05-155)
10:30 a.m. Antidirected Hamiltonian Paths Between Specified Vertices of a Tournament. Pavol Hell*, Simon Fraser University
Moshe Rosenfeld, Pacific Lutheran University
(954-05-102)
2:30 p.m. Matrix Near-Rings. Kirby C Smith*, Texas A&M University
(954-16-77)
3:00 p.m. Polynomial rings and approximations of Koethe's problem. Edmund R Puczylowski*, University of Warsaw
(954-16-86)
3:30 p.m. Two Dimensional Nilpotent Topological Nearrings. Kenneth D. Magill, Jr.*, SUNY at Buffalo
(954-16-30)
4:00 p.m. Semiprime pm-rings - Preliminary Report. Efraim P. Armendariz*, University of Texas at Austin
(954-16-88)
4:30 p.m. Polynomial functions on $\Omega$-groups. Erhard Aichinger*, Johannes Kepler University Linz Austria
(954-16-66)
5:00 p.m. Endomorphism Rings of Modules. Ulrich F Albrecht*, Auburn Univresity
(954-18-36)
5:30 p.m. Baer-type Conditions on Polynomials and Formal Power Series. Feng-Kuo Huang*, Department of Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Gary F Birkenmeier, Department of Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-16-137)
2:30 p.m. Nonlinear waves in systems with surface energy. Mikhail M Shvartsman*, University of St. Thomas
(954-35-101)
3:00 p.m. Symmetry Analysis of a Higher Order Diffusion Equation. Danny Arrigo*, University of Central Arkansas
(954-35-136)
3:30 p.m. Modeling Bird Population in Southern Oklahoma. Robert R Ferdinand*, East Central University, Ada, OK, U.S.A.
Michael D Bay, East Central University, Ada, OK, U.S.A.
(954-35-50)
4:00 p.m. Combining Techniques to Model the Human Brain: From Mathematics to Magnets and Back Again. Diana J. Vincent*, Medical University of South Carolina
(954-92-174)
4:30 p.m. A strategy for analyzing co-registered EEG electroencephalographic) and MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) data. Robert D Sidman*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
C.H. Chu, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Marie Erie, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-92-61)
5:00 p.m. Mathematical Models of Respiratory Function. Sanjukta Hota*, Assistant Professor, Fisk University, Nashville, TN
(954-92-52)
2:30 p.m. On The Generalization of the Courant Nodal Domain Theorem. Stephen B Robinson*, Wake Forest University
Pavel Drabek, University of West Bohemia
(954-35-194)
3:00 p.m. Location of quenching points for degenerate semilinear parabolic equations. Chiu-yeung Chan, Department of Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Hon-hung Terence Liu*, Department of Applied Mathematics, Tatung University
(954-35-108)
3:30 p.m. Complete Blow-up of Solutions for Degenerate Semilinear Parabolic Equations. C. Y. Chan, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
W. Y. Chan*, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma
(954-35-76)
4:00 p.m. Blow-up of the solution for a degenerate semilinear parabolic problem due to a concentrated source. C. Y. Chan, Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette
Haiyan Tian*, Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-35-132)
4:30 p.m. Finite time extinction in nonlinear diffusion models with absorption and convection. Jeffrey R Anderson*, Winona State University
(954-35-87)
5:00 p.m. Blow-Up of Solutions of Some Semilinear Hyperbolic Systems and Parabolic Systems. Jianmin K Zhu*, Fort Valley State University
(954-35-107)
5:30 p.m. Blow-up versus quenching. Keng Deng, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Cheng-Lin Zhao*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-35-191)
2:30 p.m. A parallel Monte Carlo method for computing physical measures. Jiu Ding*, University of Southern Mississippi
Zizhong Wang, University of Southern Mississippi
(954-65-24)
3:00 p.m. Singular Integral Equations and their Numerical Analysis. Xuefeng Li*, Mathematics and Computer Science, Loyola University
(954-65-121)
3:30 p.m. A Moving Grid Approach to Degenerate Semilinear Parabolic Equations with Singular Source Terms. Qin Sheng, University of Louisiana
Hong Cheng*, University of Louisiana
(954-65-42)
4:00 p.m. Slope Sets and Generalized Gradients. Baker Kearfott, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Humberto Munoz*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(954-65-34)
4:30 p.m. On the penalty finite element approximations of the power-law Stokes flows. Dongming Wei*, University of New Orleans
(954-76-164)
2:30 p.m. The Torelli Group at Roots of Unity. Thomas Kerler*, The Ohio State University
(954-57-141)
3:00 p.m. A new theory of "finite type" invariants for 3-manifolds. Jerome P Levine*, Brandeis University
(954-57-133)
3:30 p.m. The Yang-Mills Measure in the Kauffman bracket skein module. Doug Bullock, Boise State University
Charlie Frohman*, University of Iowa
Joanna Kania-Bartoszynska, Boise State University
(954-57-118)
4:30 p.m. An analytic definition of the Yang-Mills measure. Douglas Bullock, Boise State University
Charlie Frohman, Boise State University
Joanna Kania-Bartoszynska*, Boise State University
(954-57-119)
5:30 p.m. On the Homflypt skein module of $S^1 \times S^2$. Jianyuan Zhong*, Louisiana State University
Patrick M Gilmer, Louisiana State University
(954-57-78)
2:30 p.m. A continuum Z such that the hyperspace C(Z) is not g-contractible. Alejandro Illanes*, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
(954-54-109)
3:00 p.m. The generic homeomorphism is complicated, but not chaotic. Ethan Akin, City College
Michael G Hurley, Case Western Reserve University
Judy A Kennedy*, University of Delaware
(954-54-103)
3:30 p.m. A continuous decomposition of the plane into nondegenerate acyclic continua each of which contains an arc. Carl R Seaquist*, Texas Tech University
(954-54-153)
4:00 p.m. Components and Quasicomponents in Subspaces of Continua. Bobby E Wilder, Berry College
Eric L McDowell*, Berry College
(954-54-170)
4:30 p.m. Peano Mappings. Raul Escobedo*, Universidad Autonoma de Puebla, Mexico
(954-54-176)
5:00 p.m. Irreducible continua of type $\lambda$ with almost unique hyperspace. Gerardo Acosta*, Universidad Nacional Aut\'onoma de M\'exico
(954-06-46)
5:30 p.m. Retractions between hyperspaces. Sergio Mac\'{\i}as*, Instituto de Matem\'aticas, U. N. A. M.
(954-54-25)
2:30 p.m. Traveling Waves in Thin Film Flow. Michael Shearer*, NC State University
(954-35-184)
3:00 p.m. Two problems for the Navier-Stokes equations having moving boundaries. Max D Gunzburger*, Iowa State University
(954-76-185)
3:30 p.m. Scalar Intermittency in Shear Models and the Rigorous Calculation of a PDF Tail. Richard M McLaughlin*, UNC Chapel Hill
Jared C Bronski, University of Illinois
(954-76-187)
4:00 p.m. Proving Existence of Transonic Shocks Using Free Boundary Problems Technique s. Suncica Canic*, University of Houston
Barbara L Keyfitz, University of Houston
Gary Lieberman, Iowa State University
(954-35-188)
4:30 p.m. Flows of liquid crystalline polymers. Greg Forest*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(954-76-200)
2:30 p.m. Mahler's measure of A-polynomials and special values of Dirichlet L-functions. David W Boyd*, University of British Columbia
(954-11-199)
3:00 p.m. The analytic non class-number formula. Robert V Perlis*, NSF and LSU
(954-11-13)
3:30 p.m. Jacobi Sums. Paul B van Wamelen*, Louisiana State University
(954-11-20)
4:00 p.m. On the tame kernel of number fields. Jurgen H Hurrelbrink*, Louisiana State University
(954-11-28)
4:30 p.m. Stark's Conjecture over Complex Cubic Number Fields. David S Dummit, University of Vermont
Brett A Tangedal*, University of Charleston
(954-11-37)
2:30 p.m. Isoperimetric numbers of infinite planar graphs: I. Serge Lawrencenko, Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University
Michael D. Plummer*, Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University
Xiaoya Zha, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Middle Tennessee State University
(954-05-114)
3:00 p.m. Isoperimetric numbers of infinite planar graphs: II. Serge Lawrencenko, Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University
Michael D. Plummer, Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University
Xiaoya Zha*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Middle Tennessee State University
(954-05-116)
3:30 p.m. Independent Sets In Triangle-Free Cubic Planar Graphs. Christopher Carl Heckman*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology
(954-05-129)
4:00 p.m. Excluding any graph as a minor allows a low tree-width 2-coloring. Dirk Vertigan*, Louisiana State University
(954-05-162)
4:30 p.m. Large 4-connected nonplanar graphs. Guoli Ding, Louisiana State University
Bogdan Oporowski*, Louisiana State University
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dirk Vertigan, Louisiana State University
(954-05-173)
5:00 p.m. On removable circuits in graphs and matroids. Manoel Lemos, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
James Oxley*, Louisiana State University
(954-05-161)
5:30 p.m. Connected $(g, f)$-factors. Mark N. Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
Yunsun Nam, Ewha Woman's University
Heinz-J\"urgen Voss, Technical University Dresden
(954-05-123)