AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:44
2002 Fall Central Section Meeting
Madison, WI, October 1213, 2002
Meeting #980
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Dynamical Systems

Saturday October 12, 2002, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Dynamical Systems, I
Room B215, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Sergey Bolotin, University of WisconsinMadison bolotin@math.wisc.edu
Paul Rabinowitz, University of WisconsinMadison rabinowi@math.wisc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Dynamics of Lie algebras and Lie groups on low dimensional real and complex manifolds.
Morris W. Hirsch*, U. Calif., Berkeley. \& U. Wisc., Madison
(9803726) 
9:30 a.m.
Applications of a NashMoser implicit function theorem with Whitney regularity to KAM theory.
John Andrew Vano*, University of Wisconsin at Madison
(9803729) 
10:00 a.m.
Growth of the number of periodic points of a smooth map.
Vadim Kaloshin*, MIT
(9803791) 
10:30 a.m.
Partial hyperbolicity, Lyapunov exponents and stable ergodicity.
Keith Burns*, Northwestern University
Dmitry Dolgopyat, University of Maryland
Yakov Pesin, Pennsylvania State University
(98037166) 
11:00 a.m.
Rigorous Computation of Low Dimensional Structures in Infinite Dimensional Dynamical Systems.
Konstantin Mischaikow*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(9803790)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 12, 2002, 2:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Dynamical Systems, II
Room B215, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Sergey Bolotin, University of WisconsinMadison bolotin@math.wisc.edu
Paul Rabinowitz, University of WisconsinMadison rabinowi@math.wisc.edu

2:00 p.m.
Arnold Diffusion.
John Mather*, Princeton University
(98037137) 
2:30 p.m.
A symplectic fixed point theorem and its applications.
Zhihong Jeff Xia*, Northwestern University
(9803777) 
3:00 p.m.
Geometrc mechanisms for instability in Hamiltonian dynamical systems.
A. Delshams, Univ. Polit. Catalunya
Rafael de la Llave*, Univ. Of Texas at Austin
Teresa M. Seara, Univ. Polit. Catalunya
(98037108) 
4:00 p.m.
Lagrangian minimizers and computing periodic orbits.
Philip L Boyland*, University of Florida
(98037138) 
4:30 p.m.
Periodic Points of Hamiltonian Surface Diffeomorphisms.
John Franks*, Northwestern University
Michael Handel, Lehman College (CUNY)
(9803765)

2:00 p.m.

Sunday October 13, 2002, 8:30 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Dynamical Systems, III
Room B215, Van Vleck Hall
Organizers:
Sergey Bolotin, University of WisconsinMadison bolotin@math.wisc.edu
Paul Rabinowitz, University of WisconsinMadison rabinowi@math.wisc.edu

8:30 a.m.
Isolating Blocks for the ThreeBody Problem.
Richard B. Moeckel*, University of Minnesota
(9807069) 
9:00 a.m.
Some variational aspects of the Newtonian Nbody problem.
KuoChang Chen*, University of Arizona
(9803767) 
9:30 a.m.
Zero entropy, nonintegrable geodesic flows and a noncommutative rotation vector.
Leo T Butler*, Northwestern University
(9803748) 
10:30 a.m.
Forcing in parabolic flows via braids.
Robert Ghrist*, University of Illinois, Urbana
Robert Vandervorst, VU Amsterdam
(9803768) 
11:00 a.m.
Bifurcations and stability analysis of a threedimensional nonautonomous model of molecular systems.
Ufuk Taneri*, Department of Mathematics, Eastern Mediterranean University
(98037309)

8:30 a.m.