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2004 Fall Central Section Meeting
Evanston, IL, October 2324, 2004
Meeting #1001
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves

Saturday October 23, 2004, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, I
Room L R2, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago bona@math.uic.edu
Shuming Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University sun@math.vt.edu
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati bzhang@math.uc.edu

8:30 a.m.
Collapse dynamics in YangMills, nonlinear Schroedinger and KellerSegel equations.
I M Sigal*, University of Notre Dame and University of Toronto
(100135368)

9:00 a.m.
Eventual Periodicity for dispersive wave equations in a quarter plane.
Jiahong Wu*, Oklahoma State University
(100135152)

9:30 a.m.
Comparison of Quarterplane and Twopoint Boundary Value Problems: The BBMequation.
Hongqiu Chen*, Univerity of Memphis and University of Illinois at Chicago
Jerry L Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago
Shuming Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati
(100135327)

10:00 a.m.
Beyond 3/4 for the Kortewegde Vries Equation.
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago
Shuming Sun, Virginia Tech
BingYu Zhang*, University of Cincinnati
(100135158)

10:30 a.m.
The initialboundary value problem for the onedimensional nonlinear Schr\"odinger equation.
Justin Holmer*, University of California, Berkeley
(100135309)

11:00 a.m.
Spectra of Positive and Negative Energies in the Linearized NLS Problem.
Vitali G Vougalter*, University of Notre Dame Department of Mathematics
(100135408)

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, II
Room L R2, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago bona@math.uic.edu
Shuming Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University sun@math.vt.edu
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati bzhang@math.uc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Special solutions of a Boussinesq system.
Min Chen*, Purdue University
(100176280)

3:30 p.m.
The Existence of Three Dimensional Localized Waves.
ShuMing Sun*, Virginia Tech
Mark Groves, Loughborough University, UK
(100176278)

4:00 p.m.
Control of the surface of water by a wavemaker.
Lionel Rosier*, Institut Elie Cartan de Nancy
(100176190)

4:30 p.m.
On the variational characterization of KdV multisolitons.
John P. Albert*, University of Oklahoma
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago
Nghiem V. Nguyen, University of Oklahoma
(100135279)

5:00 p.m.
Decay of Solutions for Some Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations.
Jerry Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Thanasis Fokas, University of Cambridge, UK
Laihan Luo*, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, USA
(100135261)

5:30 p.m.
Generalized Poincar\'eHopf bifurcation and galloping instability of traveling waves.
Benjamin Texier*, Indiana University
Kevin Zumbrun, Indiana University
(100135308)

Sunday October 24, 2004, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, III
Room L R2, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago bona@math.uic.edu
Shuming Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University sun@math.vt.edu
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati bzhang@math.uc.edu

8:30 a.m.
On the persistence of KdV solitons in the unstable dynamics of inclined film flow.
Robert L Pego*, Carnegie Mellon University
Guido Schneider, Mathematisches Institut I, Universit\"at Karlsruhe
Hannes Uecker, Mathematisches Institut I, Universit\"at Karlsruhe
(100135357)

9:00 a.m.
Stability of solitarywave solutions for the Ostrovsky equation with weak rotation.
Yue Liu*, University of Texas at Arlington
(10013550)

9:30 a.m.
Longtime Soliton Dynamics of Variable Bottom KdVs.
Steven Ivan Dejak*, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
I. M. Sigal, University of Notre Dame and University of Toronto
(100135377)

10:00 a.m.
Existence and stability of periodic travellingwave solutions of the Benjamin equation.
Borys Alvarez*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Jaime Angulo, IMECC  UNICAMP, Brazil
(10013558)

10:30 a.m.
HigherOrder Stability of Solitary Waves.
Nghiem V. Nguyen*, University of Oklahoma/ Purdue University
John P. Albert, University of Oklahoma
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago
Yue Liu, University of Texas at Arlington
(100135304)

11:00 a.m.
Asymptotic Stability of Nonlinear Schr\"odinger Equations with Potential.
Gang Zhou*, University of Notre Dame & University of Toronto
I M Sigal, University of Notre Dame & University of Toronto
(100135376)

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, IV
Room L R2, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois at Chicago bona@math.uic.edu
Shuming Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University sun@math.vt.edu
Bingyu Zhang, University of Cincinnati bzhang@math.uc.edu
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