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2004 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Lawrenceville, NJ, April 1718, 2004
Meeting #997
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Variational Methods in Classical Mechanics

Saturday April 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Variational Methods in Classical Mechanics, I
Room 219, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
John N. Mather, Princeton University jnm@math.princeton.edu
Vadim Y. Kaloshin, Institute for Advanced Study kaloshin@caltech.edu

8:00 a.m.
Minimizing methods for the Nbody problem without equalmass constraint.
KuoChang Chen*, University of Arizona
(99737163)

9:00 a.m.
Holomorphic Curves and Reeb Flows on Closed Threemanifolds.
Helmut H Hofer*, Courant Institute
(99737170)

10:15 a.m.
Shadowing collision orbits of the 3 body problem.
Sergey Bolotin*, Univeristy of Wisconsin  Madison
(99737269)

Saturday April 17, 2004, 2:30 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Special Session on Variational Methods in Classical Mechanics, II
Room 219, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
John N. Mather, Princeton University jnm@math.princeton.edu
Vadim Y. Kaloshin, Institute for Advanced Study kaloshin@caltech.edu

2:30 p.m.
Planelike critical points that are not minimizers in periodic variational problems.
Rafael de la Llave*, Univ. of Texas, Austin
(9973591)

3:30 p.m.
Energy growth and boundedness in billiards with moving walls.
Mark Levi*, Penn State University
(99737268)

Sunday April 18, 2004, 8:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Special Session on Variational Methods in Classical Mechanics
Room 219, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
John N. Mather, Princeton University jnm@math.princeton.edu
Vadim Y. Kaloshin, Institute for Advanced Study kaloshin@caltech.edu

8:30 a.m.
Topologically monotone periodic orbits for surface homeomorphisms.
Kamlesh Parwani*, Northwestern University
(99737270)

9:25 a.m.
Regularity of transport coefficients for Lorenz gas.
Dmitry Dolgopyat*, University of Maryland
(99737155)

10:20 a.m.
Instability of totally elliptic points of 4dimensional symplectic maps.
Vadim Y. Kaloshin*, Caltech, AIM, IAS
(99737272)
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