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2003 Joint Central and Western Section Meeting
Boulder, CO, October 24, 2003
Meeting #989
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations

Thursday October 2, 2003, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 1B 40 (Basement), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Jeanne N. Clelland, University of Colorado, Boulder Jeanne.Clelland@colorado.edu
George R. Wilkins, University of Hawaii grw@math.hawaii.edu

9:00 a.m.
Nonclassical Potential Solutions of Partial Differential Equations.
George W. Bluman*, University of British Columbia
Zhenya Yan, University of British Columbia
(98935139)

10:00 a.m.
Second order families of associative submanifolds of ${\mathbb R}^7$.
Robert L Bryant*, Duke University
(9895341)

Thursday October 2, 2003, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 1B 40 (Basement), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Jeanne N. Clelland, University of Colorado, Boulder Jeanne.Clelland@colorado.edu
George R. Wilkins, University of Hawaii grw@math.hawaii.edu

2:30 p.m.
Second Order Families of Special Lagrangian 4folds in ${\Bbb C}^4$.
L. Marianty Ionel*, McMaster University
(98953160)

3:30 p.m.
Symbolic computation on a jet bundle. Moving coframes.
Irina A Kogan*, North Carolina State University
(98953211)

4:00 p.m.
The Path Geometry of Riemannian and Finsler geodesics on a Surface.
Christopher Catone*, University of Colorado
(98953135)

4:30 p.m.
Energy Critical Curves in the Path Space of the Euclidean Line.
Marek Kossowski, University of South Carolina
George R Wilkens*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
(98958266)

Friday October 3, 2003, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 1B 40 (Basement), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Jeanne N. Clelland, University of Colorado, Boulder Jeanne.Clelland@colorado.edu
George R. Wilkins, University of Hawaii grw@math.hawaii.edu

9:00 a.m.
The Inverse Problem of Lagrangian Mechanics for the Canonical Lie Group Spray.
Gerard Thompson*, University of Toledo
Ryad A Ghanam, University of Pittsburgh at Greensburgh
(98953245)

10:00 a.m.
Some general observations regarding symmetry reduction of EDS.
Ian M Anderson*, Utah State University
(98953226)

Friday October 3, 2003, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations, IV
Room 1B 40 (Basement), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Jeanne N. Clelland, University of Colorado, Boulder Jeanne.Clelland@colorado.edu
George R. Wilkins, University of Hawaii grw@math.hawaii.edu

2:30 p.m.
Selfdual SU(2) connections, and flows of metrics on $M^3$.
Volodya Itskov*, Duke University
(98953258)

3:30 p.m.
SubFinsler Geometry in Dimension Three.
Jeanne N Clelland, University of Colorado at Boulder
Christopher G Moseley*, United States Military Academy
(98953198)

4:00 p.m.
Generalized Symmetries of Darboux Integrable Equations.
Matt Biesecker*, South Dakota State University
(98935238)

4:30 p.m.
Darboux Integrability and Backlund Equivalence for Hyperbolic Exterior Differential Systems.
Thomas A Ivey*, College of Charleston
(98935151)

Saturday October 4, 2003, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Methods in Partial Differential Equations, V
Room 1B 40 (Basement), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Jeanne N. Clelland, University of Colorado, Boulder Jeanne.Clelland@colorado.edu
George R. Wilkins, University of Hawaii grw@math.hawaii.edu

10:00 a.m.
On the twophase Stefan problem.
Marianne Korten*, Kansas State University
Charles N Moore, Kansas State University
(98935191)

11:00 a.m.
Characterizing immersions that lie on algebraic varieties (Preliminary report).
Steven V Wilkinson*, Northern Kentucky University
(9895393)

11:30 a.m.
Discussion
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