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2001 Spring Central Section Meeting
Lawrence, KS, March 3031, 2001
Meeting #964
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on PDEs and Geometry

Friday March 30, 2001, 9:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Special Session on PDEs and Geometry, I
Room 321, Snow Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu

9:00 a.m.
A Criteria for Compactness in Some Overdetermined Problems and Its Application to the Boundary Regularity of Contact Sets.
Ivan A Blank*, Rutgers University
Henrik Shahgholian, Royal Inst. of Technology Stockholm
(96435210)

9:40 a.m.
The subelliptic obstacle problem.
Donatella Danielli*, Johns Hopkins University
Nicola Garofalo, Johns Hopkins University
Sandro Salsa, Polytechnic of Milan
(96435227)

10:20 a.m.
Nonlinear Hyperbolic Conservative PDEs and DivergenceMeasure Vector Fields.
GuiQiang G Chen*, Northwestern University
(96435110)

11:00 a.m.
On the existence of convex classical solutions for the generalized PrandtlBatchelor free boundary problem.
Andrew F Acker*, Wichita State University
(96435246)

Friday March 30, 2001, 3:00 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on PDEs and Geometry, II
Room 321, Snow Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
A singular minimizer in two dimensional elasticity.
Xiaodong Yan*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
(9643554)

3:40 p.m.
Local energy minimality of capillary surfaces in the presence of symmetry.
Thomas I Vogel*, Texas A\&M University
(9645110)

4:20 p.m.
Differential properties of Xray functions of convex bodies.
Alexander Koldobsky*, University of MissouriColumbia
(9645222)

5:00 p.m.
Timelike surfaces of constant mean curvature and their corresponding PDEs.
Josef Dorfmeister, Technische Universitat Munchen
Junichi Inoguchi, Fukuoka University
Magdalena Toda*, Ball State University
(96453186)

5:40 p.m.
Integrable Geometric Evolution Equations for Curves.
Thomas A. Ivey*, College of Charleston
(9645369)

Saturday March 31, 2001, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on PDEs and Geometry, III
Room 321, Snow Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Rearrangements of Functions in Carnot Groups.
Juan J Manfredi*, University of Pittsburgh
Virginia N Vera de Serio, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo
(9643578)

9:40 a.m.
Wave maps with target in the Heisenberg group.
Luca Capogna*, Univerisity of Arkansas
(9643517)

10:20 a.m.
Harnack inequalities and Gaussian estimates for solutions of second order parabolic equations.
Mikhail V Safonov*, University of Minnesota
(96435249)

Saturday March 31, 2001, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on PDEs and Geometry, IV
Room 321, Snow Hall
Organizers:
Marianne Korten, Kansas State University marianne@math.ksu.edu
Lev Kapitanski, Kansas State University levkapit@math.ksu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Finite time blow up for a NavierStokes like equation.
Stephen J MontgomerySmith*, University of MissouriColumbia
(9643511)

3:40 p.m.
Vortex filament dynamics for {G}ross{P}itaevsky type equations.
Robert L Jerrard*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(9643513)

4:20 p.m.
Thin fluid film PDEs  new dissipated energies, and film ``rupture''.
Richard S Laugesen*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(96435104)

5:00 p.m.
Robin Boundary condition for the Laplacian on Lipschitz domains in $\mathbb R^n$.
Loredana Lanzani*, University of Arkansas
Zhongwei Shen, University of Kentucky
(9643516)
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