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2005 Spring Central Section Meeting
Lubbock, TX, April 810, 2005
Meeting #1006
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Extinction, Periodicity, and Chaos in Population and Epidemic Models

Friday April 8, 2005, 2:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Extinction, Periodicity, and Chaos in Population and Epidemic Models, I
Room 110, Mass Communications Building
Organizers:
Linda J. S. Allen, Texas Tech University lallen@math.ttu.edu
Sophia RueyJen Jang, University of Louisiana at Lafayette jang@louisiana.edu
LihIng W. Roeger, Texas Tech University lroeger@math.ttu.edu

2:00 p.m.
Chaos and Habitat Size.
J. M. Cushing*, Department of Mathematics & Interdisciplinary Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona
R. F. Costantino, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona
Robert A. Desharnais, Department of Biological Sciences, California State University Los Angeles
Shandelle M. Henson, Department of Mathematics, Andrews University
(100692145)

2:30 p.m.
Coexistence in a Ricker Competition Model.
Shandelle M. Henson*, Andrews University
J. M. Cushing, University of Arizona
Chantel C. Blackburn, Andrews University
(100692174)

3:00 p.m.
Periodicity and Global Asimptotic Behavior of Some Nonautonomous Discrete Population Models.
V. L. Kocic*, Xavier University of Louisiana
(100639134)

3:30 p.m.
The Role of Coinfection in MultiDisease Dynamics.
Maia Martcheva*, University of Florida
Sergei Pilyugin, University of Florida
(100692132)

4:00 p.m.
Allee effects in a hostparasitoid model.
Sophia R.J. Jang*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(100692178)

Saturday April 9, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Extinction, Periodicity, and Chaos in Population and Epidemic Models, II
Room 110, Mass Communications Building
Organizers:
Linda J. S. Allen, Texas Tech University lallen@math.ttu.edu
Sophia RueyJen Jang, University of Louisiana at Lafayette jang@louisiana.edu
LihIng W. Roeger, Texas Tech University lroeger@math.ttu.edu

9:00 a.m.
A paradox of horizontal and vertical disease transmission.
S. H. Faeth, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
K. P. Hadeler, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Arizona State University
Horst R. Thieme*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Arizona State University
(100692112)

9:30 a.m.
Discretetime Epidemic Models.
AbdulAziz Yakubu*, Howard University
(100692155)

10:00 a.m.
A Stoichiometric Discrete PredatorPrey Model: Chaos and Its Implications.
Yang Kuang*, Arizona State University
(100692189)

10:30 a.m.
Enrichment Thresholds for Growth and Predation.
Mary M Ballyk*, New Mexico State University
Gail S.K. Wolkowicz, McMaster University
(100692164)

Saturday April 9, 2005, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Extinction, Periodicity, and Chaos in Population and Epidemic Models, III
Room 110, Mass Communications Building
Organizers:
Linda J. S. Allen, Texas Tech University lallen@math.ttu.edu
Sophia RueyJen Jang, University of Louisiana at Lafayette jang@louisiana.edu
LihIng W. Roeger, Texas Tech University lroeger@math.ttu.edu

3:00 p.m.
A Mathematical Model of Gene Transfer in a Biofilm.
Hal L. Smith*, arizona State university
Don Jones, arizona State university
Mudassar Imran, arizona state university
(10069253)

3:30 p.m.
Rate disribution and survival of the fittest: A formulation on the space of measures.
Azmy S. Ackleh*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Ben G. Fitzpatrick, Loyola Marymount University
Horst Thieme, Arizona State University
(100692198)

4:00 p.m.
Dynamics of TwoStrain Influenza with Isolation and Partial CrossImmunity.
Zhilan Feng*, Purdue University
Miriam Nuno, Cornell University
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida
Carlos CastilloChavez, Arizona State University
(100692105)

4:30 p.m.
Disease Emergence in Multihost Epidemic Models.
Robert K McCormack*, Texas Tech University
Linda J. S. Allen, Texas Tech University
(10069247)

Sunday April 10, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Extinction, Periodicity, and Chaos in Population and Epidemic Models, IV
Room 110, Mass Communications Building
Organizers:
Linda J. S. Allen, Texas Tech University lallen@math.ttu.edu
Sophia RueyJen Jang, University of Louisiana at Lafayette jang@louisiana.edu
LihIng W. Roeger, Texas Tech University lroeger@math.ttu.edu
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