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2000 Southeastern Section Meeting
Lafayette, LA, April 1416, 2000
Meeting #954
Associate secretaries:
John L Bryant, AMS
bryant@math.fsu.edu
Sunday April 16, 2000

Sunday April 16, 2000, 8:30 a.m.9:20 a.m.
Invited Address
Periods, Lfunctions, and arithmetic.
Room 147, Griffin Hall
Fernando Rodriguez Villegas*, University of Texas at Austin
(9541103)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Rings and Their Generalizations, IV
Room 318, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
Gary F. Birkenmeier, University of Louisiana at Lafayette gfb1127@usl.edu
Henry E. Heatherly, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

9:30 a.m.
NearRings Formed Using the Set of Solutions of Conditional Cauchy Equations.
Chris G Devillier*, Louisiana State University at Eunice
(95408181)

10:00 a.m.
A class of 2primal rings that satisfy (PS I).
Greg T Marks*, University of California at Berkeley
(9541683)

10:30 a.m.
Mappings of Finite Groups.
Alan Oswald*, University of Teesside, UK
Peter Birch, England
(9540889)

11:00 a.m.
Modules with fully invariant submodules essesntial in fully invariant summands.
Gary F. Birkenmeier, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Jae K. Park, Busan National University
S. Tariq Rizvi*, The Ohio State University
(9541684)

11:30 a.m.
Stacked bases over $h$local Pr\"ufer domains.
Laszlo Fuchs*, Tulane University
Sang Bum Lee, Sangmyung University
(9541394)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications, IV
Room 205, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
C. Y. Chan, University of Louisiana at Lafayette chan@usl.edu
Keng Deng, University of Louisiana at Lafayette kxd5858@usl.edu
A. S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@usl.edu

9:30 a.m.
Global bifurcations for models of phase transitions.
Junping Shi*, Department of Mathematics, Tulane University
(9543560)

10:00 a.m.
Exchange of conserved quantities in systems of conservation laws.
Michael Sever*, The Hebrew University
(9543562)

10:30 a.m.
Viscosity Solutions of Fully Nonlinear Functional Parabolic Differential Equations.
Liu Weian*, Associate Prof./Central China Normal University
(9543965)

11:00 a.m.
Analysis of new meshless methods for conservation laws.
Nathalie Lanson*, MIPINSA
Jean Paul Vila, MIPINSA
(9543515)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:45 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Topology, IV
Room 321, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
Patrick M. Gilmer, Louisiana State University gilmer@marais.math.lsu.edu

9:30 a.m.
Relativistic Spin networks, with topological and physical applications.
Louis Crane*, Kansas State University
(9548380)

10:30 a.m.
Presentations of $q$Homotopy Skein Modules of $3$manifolds.
Uwe Kaiser*, Siegen University
(9545779)

11:00 a.m.
On the noncommutative generalization of the Apolynomial.
Razvan Gelca*, University of Michigan
(95457193)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Continuum Theory, IV
Room 301, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
Thelma R. West, University of Louisiana at Lafayette trw7348@usl.edu

9:30 a.m.
A Complete Classification of Inverse Limit Spaces of Tent Maps with Periodic Critical Points.
Brian E Raines*, University of MissouriRolla
(95454112)

10:00 a.m.
Weak and small Whitney properties.
Wlodzimierz J. Charatonik*, University of MossouriRolla
(95454146)

10:30 a.m.
Investigating the Selection Space of Dendrites.
Joseph E McParland*, National Security Agency
(95454189)

11:00 a.m.
Spans of the Hilbert Cube.
Isabel Puga Espinosa*, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Raul Escobedo Conde, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Thelma R West, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(95454203)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Lfunctions, Periods, and Arithmetic, II
Room 405, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
Fernando Rodriguez Villegas, University of Texas at Austin villegas@fireant.ma.utexas.edu
Jeff Vaaler, University of Texas at Austin vaaler@math.utexas.edu

9:30 a.m.
Toric Varieties and Modular Forms.
Lev A Borisov, Columbia University
Paul E Gunnells*, Columbia University
(9541154)

10:00 a.m.
Theta Correspondence and Zeta Series with Respect to a Quadratic Extension (Preliminary Report).
ZeLi Dou*, Texas Christian University
(9541155)

10:30 a.m.
Mollifiers, zeros, and mean values of Lfunctions.
David W Farmer*, Bucknell University
J. Brian Conrey, American Institute of Mathematics
(95411166)

11:00 a.m.
Stark's conjecture in multiquadratic extensions, revisited.
Jonathan W Sands*, University of Vermont
David S Dummit, University of Vermont
Brett Tangedal, College of Charleston
(9541110)

Sunday April 16, 2000, 9:30 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Graph Theory, IV
Room 215, Griffin Hall
Organizers:
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology thomas@math.gatech.edu
Dhruv Mubayi, Georgia Institute of Technology mubayi@math.gatech.edu

9:30 a.m.
Totally positive hypergraphs.
Jen{\H o} Lehel*, University of Louisville
(95405138)

10:00 a.m.
Fragile Graphs.
Guantao Chen, Georgia State University
Ralph J Faudree*, University of Memphis
Michael S Jacobson, University of Louisville
(95405134)

10:30 a.m.
Vertex covers by edge disjoint cliques.
Lubos Thoma*, Carnegie Mellon University
(95405182)

11:00 a.m.
From Triangulated Spheres to Triangulated Balls.
Andre\u{\i} Kotlov*, CWI (Amsterdam)
(9540593)

11:30 a.m.
Minimum Span Vertex Labellings.
Jerrold R. Griggs*, University of South Carolina
(95405196)

12:00 p.m.
Growing grids in matroids of high branchwidth.
Thor Johnson, Princeton University
Neil Robertson*, Ohio State University
Paul Seymour, Princeton University
(95405192)
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