AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:21:45
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 Geometric Partial Differential Equations

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Partial Differential Equations, I
Room L R5, Technological Institute
Organizers:
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University gqchen@math.northwestern.edu
Jared Wunsch, Northwestern University jwunsch@math.northwestern.edu

3:00 p.m.
Geometric optics and the wave equation on manifolds with corners.
Andras Vasy*, Northwestern University/ MIT
(10015848) 
3:30 p.m.
The normal trace of vector fields with weak divergences.
William P. Ziemer*, Indiana University
(100176120) 
4:00 p.m.
Local pointwise and Harnack estimates for solutions of the $\sigma_k$ curvature equation.
ZhengChao Han*, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ
(100135200) 
4:30 p.m.
Solutions of Tricomi Equations.
Qing Han*, Department of Mathmetics, University of Notre Dame
(10013585) 
5:00 p.m.
Sharp local embedding inequalities.
Junfang Li, University of Oklahoma
Meijun Zhu*, University of Oklahoma
(10013583) 
5:30 p.m.
Motion of Surfaces by Curvature.
Gieri Simonett*, Vanderbilt University
(100135225)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Partial Differential Equations, II
Room L R5, Technological Institute
Organizers:
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University gqchen@math.northwestern.edu
Jared Wunsch, Northwestern University jwunsch@math.northwestern.edu

8:30 a.m.
Asymptotics of neckpinching in Ricci flow.
Sigurd B Angenent*, Math Dept/UW Madison
(100153236) 
9:00 a.m.
Ideal boundary conditions and intersection cohomology.
Eugenie Hunsicker*, Lawrence University
(100135259) 
9:30 a.m.
The Bernstein problem in the Heisenberg group.
Nicola Garofalo*, Purdue University
Scott Pauls, Dartmouth University
(100151165) 
10:00 a.m.
Resolvents of elliptic cone operators.
Juan B Gil*, Penn State Altoona
Thomas Krainer, University of Potsdam, Germany
Gerardo A Mendoza, Temple University
(100158246) 
10:30 a.m.
Gluing and comparison formulae for the spectral invariants of Dirac operators on compact and noncompact manifolds.
Paul A Loya*, SUNY Binghamton
(10015849)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Partial Differential Equations, III
Room L R5, Technological Institute
Organizers:
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University gqchen@math.northwestern.edu
Jared Wunsch, Northwestern University jwunsch@math.northwestern.edu

3:00 p.m.
The Calder\'on problem with partial data.
Gunther Uhlmann*, University of Washington
(100135115) 
3:30 p.m.
Support Theorems For Generalizations of Radon Tranforms and Inverse Problems.
Antonio C Sa Barreto*, Purdue University
(100135317) 
4:00 p.m.
Picard modular groups in complex hyperbolic spaces.
Gabor Francsics*, Michigan State University
(100135318) 
4:30 p.m.
Integral geometry of tensor fields and the boundary rigidity problem.
Plamen Stefanov*, Purdue University
Gunther Uhlmann, University of Washington
(10015371) 
5:00 p.m.
Harmonic Solutions to Some Fully Nonlinear Second Order PDEs on $\mathbb{R}^2$.
Joseph L Shomberg*, University of Wisconsin  Milwaukee
(100135411)

3:00 p.m.