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8:00 a.m. Valuation of derivative securities by variational methods. Michael D Marcozzi*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(965-90-27)
8:30 a.m. Conservative Galerkin finite element methods and local flux recovery. So-Hsiang Chou*, Bowling Green State University
(965-65-106)
9:00 a.m. Approximations of degenerate extended Williamson fluids based on Heindl elements. Shue-Sum Chow*, Brigham Young University
Graham F Carey, University of Texas at Austin
William Barth, University of Texas at Austin
(965-65-196)
9:30 a.m. Comparison of Finite Elements and Finite Differences Methods in Option Pricing. George Miel*, University of Nevada
Jack Schofield, University of Nevada
(965-65-199)
10:00 a.m. A Posteriori Finite Element Error Estimation for Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations. Slimane Adjerid*, Department of Mathematics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Joseph E Flaherty, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Lilia Krivodonova, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(965-65-184)
10:30 a.m. Finite Element Methods for Schr\"odinger Systems. Graeme Fairweather*, Colorado School of Mines
(965-65-197)
8:00 a.m. Upper Bounds on Linking Numbers of Thick Links. Yuanan Diao*, UNC Charlotte
Claus Ernst, Western Kentucky Univ.
Jance Van E Rensburg, York University
(965-57-33)
8:30 a.m. On the gyration radius of random knots and its critical exponent. Tetsuo Deguchi*, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, and Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University
Miyuki K Shimamura, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, and Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University
(965-65-68)
9:00 a.m. Optimal shapes of elastic filaments with finite thickness. Oscar Gonzalez*, University of Texas, Austin
(965-74-167)
9:30 a.m. Localization of breakage points in knotted strings. Piotr Pieranski, Poznan University of Technology
Sandor Kasas, University of Lausanne
Giovanni Dietler*, University of Lausanne
Jacques Dubochet, University of Lausanne
Andrzej Stasiak, University of Lausanne
(965-74-67)
10:00 a.m. Predicting Optimal Lengths of Random Knots. Akos Dobay, University of Lausanne/Laboratory of Ultrastructural Analysis
Pierre-Edouard Sottas, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology/Center for Neuromimetic Systems
Jacques Dubochet, University of Lausanne/Laboratory of Ultrastructural Analysis
Andrzej Stasiak*, University of Lausanne/Laboratory of Ultrastructural Analysis
(965-92-101)
10:30 a.m. Ideal trefoil knot. Piotr Pieranski*, Poznan University of Technology
Sylwester Przybyl, Poznan University of Technology
(965-51-177)
8:00 a.m. Connections between AD and AC. Steve C Jackson*, University of North Texas
(965-03-138)
8:30 a.m. Some theorems and questions in descriptive set theory. Howard S Becker*, University of South Carolina
(965-03-117)
9:00 a.m. Equivalence between Wadge and Lipschitz determinacy. Alessandro Andretta*, Universit\`a di Torino, Italy
Donald A. Martin, University of California Los Angeles
(965-03-29)
8:30 a.m. The density of graphical sets and primitive elements in free groups. Enric Ventura*, City College of New York & Univ. Pol. Catalunya
(965-20-217)
9:00 a.m. $Out(F_n)$ has no parabolic elements. Emina Alibegovic*, University of Utah
(965-20-158)
9:30 a.m. Relative growth of groups of automorphisms. Alexei Myasnikov, The City College of New York
Vladimir Shpilrain*, The City College of New York
(965-20-129)
10:00 a.m. Rotation Distance and Thompson's Group F. Sean Cleary*, City College of New York
(965-20-32)
10:30 a.m. Bounded cohomology, amenable groups, and hyperbolic groups. Igor Mineyev*, University of South Alabama
(965-20-94)
8:30 a.m. Packing Caterpillars Into Complete Graphs. John J Watkins*, Colorado College
Jesse Gilbert, Lawrence University
(965-05-40)
9:00 a.m. Directed Cycle Decompositions of the Complete Symmetric Digraph, Part I. Brian Alspach, University of Regina
Heather Gavlas*, Grand Valley State University
Mateja Sajna, Nova Gorica Polytechnic
Helen Verrall, Portland, Oregon
(965-05-78)
9:30 a.m. Directed Cycle Decompositions of the Complete Symmetric Digraph, Part II. Brian Alspach*, University of Regina
Heather Gavlas, Grand Valley State University
Mateja \v{S}ajna, Capilano College
Helen Verrall, Portland, Oregon
(965-05-110)
10:00 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
(965-05-88)
10:30 a.m. Hamiltonian decomposition of prisms over cubic grpahs. Roman \v{C}ada, University of West Bohemia
Moshe Rosenfeld*, University of Washington, Tacoma
Zden\v{e}k Ryj\'a\v{c}ek, University of West Bohemia
(965-05-195)
8:30 a.m. Spectral approximation of a dissipative model for liquid crystals flow. Qiang Du*, Iowa State University
(965-65-41)
8:45 a.m. An Application of Optimal Control Theory to Crystal Growth. James C Turner*, Florida State University
(965-49-112)
9:15 a.m. Finite-Element Simulation of Electromagnetically and Thermally Driven MHD Flows. A. J Meir*, Department of Mathematics, Auburn University
Paul G Schmidt, Department of Mathematics, Auburn University
(965-76-76)
9:30 a.m. break
9:45 a.m. Computations of Compressible Vortices. Thomas P Svobodny*, Wright State University
(965-76-93)
10:00 a.m. Stabilization of a quasilinear parabolic equation or the 2D Navier-Stokes system by boundary feedback control. Andrei V Fursikov*, Moscow State University
(965-93-83)
10:15 a.m. Exact controllability of an elastic membrane coupled with a potential fluid. Scott Hansen*, Iowa State University
(965-93-86)
10:30 a.m. Analysis of viscous incompressible flows around a moving rigid body. Hyung-Chun Lee*, Ajou University
(965-76-120)
8:30 a.m. Imaging in a random environment. George C Papanicolaou*, Department of Mathematics Stanford University
(965-60-208)
9:05 a.m. Absence of slow time behaviour in waves in random media. Abel Klein*, University of California, Irvine
(965-35-141)
9:40 a.m. break
10:00 a.m. Turbulence Induced Beam Spreading of Higher Order Mode Optical Waves. Cynthia Y Hopen*, University of Central Florida
Yadira V Gilchrest, Department of Mathematics, UCF
Brian R Macon, Department of Mathematics, UCF
(965-33-77)
10:25 a.m. Nonlinear wave propagation in random layered media. J B Thoo*, Yuba College
J K Hunter, Univ. of California, Davis
(965-35-192)
9:00 a.m. Intrinsically Knotted and Linked Graphs. Erica L Flapan*, Pomona College
(965-57-62)
9:30 a.m. A-polynomials and twisted Alexander polynomials. Andrius Tamulis*, Cardinal Stritch University
(965-57-157)
10:00 a.m. Remarks on Khovanov's knot homology. Oliver T Dasbach*, University of California, Riverside
Arkady Vaintrob, University of Oregon, Eugene
(965-57-194)
10:30 a.m. New developments in arithmetic topology. Adam S. Sikora*, CRM/ISM, Montreal
(965-57-220)
9:00 a.m. Boundary-value Problems for Nonlinear Wave Equations. Jerry L Bona*, University of Texas at Austin
(965-35-156)
9:35 a.m. Stability of multidimensional traveling waves for a nonlocal Allen-Cahn equation. Peter W Bates*, Brigham Young University
Fengxin Chen, University of Texas, San Antonio
(965-35-128)
10:10 a.m. Boundary value problems with bounded nonlinearities. James R Ward*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(965-35-132)
9:00 a.m. Rational curves on K3 surfaces -- A geometrical interpretation. Arthur Baragar*, UNLV
(965-14-182)
9:30 a.m. Explicit covering techniques for hyperelliptic curves. Nils Bruin*, PIMS, SFU, UBC
(965-11-66)
10:00 a.m. Geometry of the affine line modulo isogeny. Mugurel A Barcau*, University of New Mexico
(965-11-14)
10:30 a.m. Apollonian Circle Packings: Number Theory. Ron L Graham, Univ. of Calif. at San Diego
Jeff C Lagarias, At&T Labs
Colin L Mallows, AT&T Labs
Allan R Wilks, AT&T Labs
Catherine H Yan*, Texas A&M Univ and IAS
(965-11-46)
3:00 p.m. Interface tracking using discrete methods. What are we computing? Juan C Heinrich*, University of Arizona
Pinghua Zhao, University of Arizona
(965-65-187)
3:30 p.m. A Comparison Study of the Method of 2nd Moments vs h- Adaptation in Finite Elements for Advection-Diffusion Equations. Darrell W. Pepper*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
David B. Carrington, University of Nevada Las Vegas
(965-76-222)
4:00 p.m. Non-conforming hp mortar finite element methods for Stokes Problems. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer*, Texas Tech University
Lawrence K Chilton, Air Force Institute of Technology
(965-65-160)
4:30 p.m. Solving degenerate reaction-diffusion equations via adaptive splitting. Qin Sheng*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(965-65-102)
5:00 p.m. Mixed Discontinuous Finite Element Methods and Their Applications. Zhangxin Chen*, Southern Methodist University
(965-65-23)
5:30 p.m. An analysis of the numerical solution based on moving meshes for advection dominated problems. Weiming Cao*, University of Texas at San Antonio
(965-65-173)
6:00 p.m. Finite Element Analysis for a Nonlinear Diffusion Model in Image Processing. Jichun Li*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(965-65-73)
3:00 p.m. Anti-Ramsey numbers of graphs. Tao Jiang*, Michigan Technological University
(965-05-74)
3:30 p.m. On Edge and Path Ordered Graphs. Guantao Chen, Georgia State University
Ralph Faudree, University of Memphis
Ronald Gould, Emory University
Michael Jacobson, University of Louisville
Linda Lesniak*, Drew University
Florian Pfender, Emory University
(965-05-70)
4:00 p.m. On equimatchable polytopes. Ken-ichi Kawarabayashi, Keio University
Michael D. Plummer*, Vanderbilt University
Akira Saito, Nihon University
(965-05-56)
4:30 p.m. Generalizing the Alon-Tarsi Theorem to hypergraphs. Radhika Ramamurthi, University of Illinois
Douglas B West*, University of Illinois
(965-05-107)
5:00 p.m. On local and global independence numbers of a graph. Ralph J Faudree*, University of Memphis
Richard H Schelp, University of Memphis
Zden\v{e}k Ryj\'a\v{c}ek, University of West Bohemia
(965-05-61)
5:30 p.m. The Present Picture of Pebbling. Glenn H Hurlbert*, Arizona State University
(965-05-175)
3:00 p.m. Infinitesimally Locked Linkages with Applications to Locked Trees. Robert Connelly, Cornell University
Erik D Demaine*, University of Waterloo
G\"unter Rote, Freie Universit\"at Berlin
(965-51-168)
3:30 p.m. Two recent results on flipping and flipturns. Pat Morin*, McGill University
(965-51-183)
4:00 p.m. Convexifying Polygons in 3D: A Survey. Michael Soss, McGill University
Godfried T Toussaint*, McGill University
(965-51-108)
4:30 p.m. Knotting in Adsorbing Lattice polygons. Buks Janse van Rensburg*, Mathematics and Statistics, York University
(965-82-118)
5:00 p.m. Examples of Lattice Links and Knots. Claus Ernst*, Western Kentucky University
Marnie Phipps, University of Northern Colorado
Jance Van E Rensburg, York University
(965-54-52)
5:30 p.m. On the classification of rational knots. Sofia Lambropoulou*, National Technical University of Athens
Louis H Kauffman, University of Illinois at Chicago
(965-57-176)
6:00 p.m. Biologic, Tangles and DNA. Louis H. Kauffman*, UIC
Sofia Lambropoulou, National Techinical University at Athens, Greece
(965-57-96)
3:00 p.m. On integrality of the colored Jones polynomial and the Ohtsuki invariants. Thang T Le*, SUNY Buffalo
(965-57-170)
3:30 p.m. Bounds on the exponential growth rate of the colored Jones polynomial. Oliver Dasbach, University of California, Riverside
Xiao-Song Lin*, University of California, Riverside
(965-57-190)
4:00 p.m. On the nonexistence of a mod 2 Kontsevich integral. Ted Stanford*, New Mexico State University
(965-57-75)
4:30 p.m. The first Hochschild homology of $K_t(T^2)$. Michael McLendon*, University of Iowa
(965-57-80)
5:00 p.m. Integrality for TQFTs. Patrick M Gilmer*, Louisiana State University
(965-57-97)
5:30 p.m. The Homflypt Skein Module of a Connected Sum of 3-Manifolds. Jianyuan K. Zhong*, Louisiana Tech University
Patrick M Gilmer, Louisiana State University
(965-57-45)
3:00 p.m. Elliptic PDEs with critical exponents and singular potentials. Nassif Ghoussoub*, Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
(965-35-169)
3:35 p.m. Bilinear control for global controllability of the semilinear parabolic equation with superlinear term. Alexander Khapalov*, Washington State University
(965-35-16)
4:10 p.m. On a Free Boundary Problem with superheating arising in microwave heating processes. Hong-Ming Yin*, Washington State University
(965-35-10)
4:45 p.m. Diffusive Logistic Equation with Constant Effort Harvesting. Shobha Oruganti, Mississippi State University
Junping Shi, College of William \& Mary
Ratnasingham Shivaji*, Mississippi State University
(965-35-39)
3:00 p.m. Some open problems concerning the energy dissipation rate for incompressible turbulence. Charles R Doering*, University of Michigan
(965-76-72)
3:20 p.m. On The Global Existence Of Weak Solutions To A Shallow Water Equation. Zhouping Xin*, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and New York University
(965-35-89)
3:40 p.m. On conditions for 2-D fully developed turbulence in the Navier-Stokes equations. Ciprian Foias, Indiana University/Texas A&M
Michael S Jolly*, Indiana University
Oscar Manley, Gaithersburg, MD
Ricardo Rosa, Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro
(965-76-98)
4:00 p.m. On efficient numerical methods for Landau-Lifshitz Equations. Xiao-ping Wang*, Hong Kong Univ. of Sci. Tech
(965-65-174)
4:20 p.m. break
4:30 p.m. Mixed Pseudospectral Method For Incompressible Fluid Flow In Unbounded Domains. Ben-yu Guo*, Shanghai Normal University
Cheng-long Xu, Shanghai University
(965-65-82)
4:50 p.m. The Existence of Non-topological multivortex solutions in the Relativistic Self-Dual Chern-Simons Theory. Oleg Imanuvilov*, Iowa State University
(965-35-85)
5:10 p.m. Complex fluids: liquid crystals, mixtures and polymeric materials. Liu Chun*, Penn State University
(965-35-42)
5:30 p.m. New topological method for dynamics of dissipative PDE's. Computer assisted proof of existence of fixed points for Kuramoto-Sivashinsky equation. Piotr Zgliczynski*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(965-35-64)
3:00 p.m. Inexplicable? The status of complex numbers in Britain, 1750-1850. Adrian Rice*, Randolph-Macon College
(965-01-55)
3:30 p.m. Harmonic functions in the unit disc. Victor L. Shapiro*, University of California, Riverside
(965-01-30)
4:00 p.m. The Birth of an Independent Trigonometry: Revolution and Conflict in Tenth-Century Islamic Spherical Astronomy. Glen R Van Brummelen*, Bennington College
(965-01-21)
4:30 p.m. Noneuclidean Geometry Before Euclid? Hardy Grant*, York University, Toronto
(965-01-51)
3:00 p.m. Siegel Differential Modular Forms. Mugurel Barcau, University of New Mexico
Alexandru Buium*, University of New Mexico
(965-11-13)
3:30 p.m. Arithmetic on a family of K3 surfaces. David K Penniston*, Furman University
Scott Ahlgren, Colgate University
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin
(965-11-125)
4:00 p.m. Relationships between conjectures on the structure of pro-$p$ Galois groups unramified outside $p$. Romyar T Sharifi*, University of Arizona
(965-11-65)
4:30 p.m. Heron triangles with prime power sides. Florian Luca*, UNAM
(965-11-18)
5:00 p.m. Trees, Hecke Operators, and Quadratic Forms. Holly J Rosson*, Trinity University
(965-11-119)
5:30 p.m. Theta functions of quadratic forms. Olav K Richter*, UC Santa Cruz
(965-11-136)
3:00 p.m. Nonlinear wave interaction in periodic dielectric media. Alexander Figotin*, University of California at Irvine
(965-78-53)
3:35 p.m. Random Scattering in Magnetotellurics. Benjamin S. White*, ExxonMobil Corporate Strategic Research
Werner E. Kohler, Virginia Polytechnic Inst and State Univ
Leonard J. Srnka, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
(965-86-225)
4:10 p.m. break
4:30 p.m. High Resolution Radar via Precursors. Tim Olson*, University of Florida
(965-78-226)
5:05 p.m. Numerical Computation of Wave Propagation in Dynamic Materials. Suzanne L Weekes*, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
(965-65-134)
5:35 p.m. Bounds for group velocity of electromagnetic signals. Knut Solna*, University of CA at Irvine
(965-00-171)
3:00 p.m. Value distribution theory and some of its applications. Chung-Chun Yang*, The Hong Kong University of Sci. \& Tech.
(965-30-35)
3:15 p.m. Euler characters and submanifolds of constant positive curvature. John D Moore*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(965-53-20)
3:30 p.m. Classifying homeomorphisms of compact graphs up to conjugacy: Preliminary report. Patrick W Friel*, UCLA
(965-03-205)
3:45 p.m. Asymptotic almost periodic functions. Suren A. Grigoryan*, University of Montana-Missoula/Kazan State University, Russia
Thomas Tonev, University of Montana-Missoula
(965-46-121)
4:00 p.m. Minimum Degree and Connectivity Bounds that Imply Property $B_{d,i,j}$. Michael C Ackerman*, Murray State University
(965-05-180)
4:15 p.m. A free boundary problem from the process of a crystal growth. W. Xie*, Cal Poly Pomona
(965-35-151)
4:30 p.m. Consistent Estimates of a Certain Type of Conditional Expectation. Rod A Freed*, California State University at Dominguez Hills
(965-60-144)
4:45 p.m. A note on the Inverse Generalized Eigenvalue Problem $Ax=\lambda Bx$. Kazem KG Ghanbari*, Carleton University
Angelo Mingarelli, Carleton University
(965-15-91)
5:00 p.m. Taylor Integral Remainders and Moduli of Smoothness. George A Anastassiou*, The University of Memphis
(965-26-12)
5:15 p.m. AIEP $\mathbb{Z}_{n}-$ Modules. Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
Darin Kapanjie*, Shippensburg University
Chad T Lower, Shippensburg University
(965-15-147)
5:30 p.m. On the climbing stairs problem. Mohammad K. Azarian*, University of Evansville
(965-11-100)
5:45 p.m. Simplification and classification of linar origin differential equation. Ali A. Salim*, amman
(965-34-60)
6:00 p.m. Algebraic Encryptian, Number Fields, Applications, Notable Failures. Dr.Tiphoney S. Brujger;MD,PhD*, Pan Asian Congress of Mathematicians
Dr.Petra F. Svisselle;MD,PhD, Marihattrices Foundation
(965-82-15)
6:15 p.m. The Hokey Pokey and Abigail Jan Struttgarten Problem. C. S. Felicitas, CFCTE Foundation and the Gottlieb Library
M. W. Auslander*, CFCTE Foundation and the Gottlieb Library
(965-92-05)