AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:14
2000 Fall Southeastern Section Meeting
Birmingham, AL, November 1012, 2000
Meeting #960
Associate secretaries: John L Bryant, AMS bryant@math.fsu.edu
Special Session on Analytical Problems in Mathematical Physics

Friday November 10, 2000, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytical Problems in Mathematical Physics, I
Room 130, Educational Building
Organizers:
Roger T. Lewis, University of Alabama at Birmingham lewis@math.uab.edu
Michael P. Loss, Georgia Institute of Technology loss@math.gatech.edu
Marcel Griesemer, University of Alabama at Birmingham marcel@math.uab.edu

2:30 p.m.
On the existence of resonances for the Laplacian on waveguides.
Julian K Edward*, Florida International University
(96035174) 
3:00 p.m.
Smallenergy asymptotics of the scattering matrix for the matrix Schr\"odinger equation on the line.
Martin Klaus*, Virginia Tech
Tuncay Aktosun, North Dakota
Cornelis Van der Mee, University of Cagliari
(96034162) 
3:30 p.m.
Quantum scattering with a homogeneous potential of degree zero.
Ira Herbst*, University of Virginia
Erik Skibsted, Aarhus University
(96081185) 
4:00 p.m.
break 
5:00 p.m.
An Exponentially Accurate TimeDependent BornOppenheimer Approximation.
George A. Hagedorn*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(96081101) 
5:30 p.m.
Stability of fronts for the Cahnhilliard equation.
Eric A Carlen*, Georgia Tech
M C Carvalho, Geogia Tech
Enza Orlandi, University of Rome III
(96035215)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday November 11, 2000, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytical Problems in Mathematical Physics, II
Room 130, Educational Building
Organizers:
Roger T. Lewis, University of Alabama at Birmingham lewis@math.uab.edu
Michael P. Loss, Georgia Institute of Technology loss@math.gatech.edu
Marcel Griesemer, University of Alabama at Birmingham marcel@math.uab.edu

9:00 a.m.
Droplet States in the XXZ Heisenberg Chain.
Bruno X Nachtergaele, U.C. Davis
Shannon L Starr*, U.C. Davis
(9608281) 
9:30 a.m.
Exponential rate of convergence to nonequilibrium stationary states in classical statistical mechanics.
Luc ReyBellet*, University of Virginia
Lawrence E Thomas, University of Virginia
(9608271) 
10:00 a.m.
Decay of Correlations in a Class of Multidimensional Dissipative Probabilistic Cellular Automata (PCA).
Joseph Slawny*, Virginia Tech
(96060217) 
10:30 a.m.
Kinetic Equilibration Rates for Granular Media.
Robert J McCann*, University of Toronto and Georgia Instiute of Technology
(9607019)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday November 11, 2000, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytical Problems in Mathematical Physics, III
Room 130, Educational Building
Organizers:
Roger T. Lewis, University of Alabama at Birmingham lewis@math.uab.edu
Michael P. Loss, Georgia Institute of Technology loss@math.gatech.edu
Marcel Griesemer, University of Alabama at Birmingham marcel@math.uab.edu

3:00 p.m.
Pauli operator and AharonovCasher theorem for measurevalued magnetic field.
Laszlo Erdos*, GeorgiaTech
Vitali Vougalter, University of British Columbia
(96081227) 
3:30 p.m.
Ground States in Nonrelativistic Quantum Electrodynamics.
Marcel Griesemer*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Elliott H Lieb, Princeton University
Michael Loss, Georgia Tech
(96081246) 
4:00 p.m.
Break. 
4:30 p.m.
Lorentz Electrodynamics.
Michael KH Kiessling*, Rutgers University
(96083163) 
5:00 p.m.
Realizing holonomic constraints.
Richard G Froese*, University of British Columbia
Ira w Herbst, Unversity of Virginia
(96070197) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion.

3:00 p.m.

Sunday November 12, 2000, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Analytical Problems in Mathematical Physics, IV
Room 130, Educational Building
Organizers:
Roger T. Lewis, University of Alabama at Birmingham lewis@math.uab.edu
Michael P. Loss, Georgia Institute of Technology loss@math.gatech.edu
Marcel Griesemer, University of Alabama at Birmingham marcel@math.uab.edu

9:30 a.m.
The Dimension of the Attractor for the nonhomogeneous NavierStokes equations in nonsmooth domains.
Russel M Brown, University of Kentucky
Peter A Perry*, University of Kentucky
Zhongwei Shen, University of Kentucky
(96076207) 
10:00 a.m.
Rearrangement inequalities for multiple integrals and exit times.
Almut Burchard*, University of Virginia
(96026251) 
10:30 a.m.
A direct proof of a theorem of Blaschke and Lebesgue.
Evans M Harrell*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(9605255) 
11:00 a.m.
Capacity of Quantum Channels.
Christopher King, Northeastern University
Mary Beth Ruskai*, University of Massachusetts Lowell
(96094164)

9:30 a.m.