AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, April 12, 2008 00:23:32
2008 Spring Central Section Meeting
Bloomington, IN, April 56, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1038
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations

Saturday April 5, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations, I
Room 304, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Shi Jin, University of Wisconsin jin@math.wisc.edu
Marshall Slemrod, University of Wisconsin slemrod@math.wisc.edu

8:30 a.m.
Nonlinear waves with constant frequency and surface waves on vortex patches.
Joseph Biello, University of California at Davis
John K Hunter*, University of California at Davis
(103835338) 
9:00 a.m.
Stability of traveling waves in quasilinear hyperbolic systems with relaxation and diffusion.
Tong Li*, University of Iowa
(103835334) 
9:30 a.m.
On the Linearized BalescuLenard Equation.
Robert M Strain*, Harvard University
(103835330) 
10:00 a.m.
NonOscillatory Central Schemes for a Traffic Flow Model with Arrhenius LookAhead Dynamics.
Alexander Kurganov*, Tulane University, Mathematics Department
Anthony Polizzi, University of Michigan
(103865309) 
10:30 a.m.
Regular reflection below the sonic angle.
Volker W Elling*, University of Michigan
(103876305)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday April 5, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations, II
Room 304, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Shi Jin, University of Wisconsin jin@math.wisc.edu
Marshall Slemrod, University of Wisconsin slemrod@math.wisc.edu

2:30 p.m.
Instantaneous boundarytangency of singularity curves in compressible fluid flow.
David Hoff*, Indiana University
Mikhail Perepelitsa, Vanderbilt University
(103835292) 
3:00 p.m.
Critical thresholds in EulerPoisson equations with pressure.
Dongming Wei*, University of Maryland, College Park, Center for Scientific Computation and Mathematical Modeling (CSCAMM)
Eitan Tadmor, University of Maryland, College Park, Center for Scientific Computation and Mathematical Modeling (CSCAMM)
(103835222) 
3:30 p.m.
Shock Reflection, Transonic Flow, and Free Boundary Problems (Part II).
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University
Mikhail Feldman*, University of WisconsinMadison
(103835201) 
4:00 p.m.
Shock Reflection, Transonic Flow, and Free Boundary Problems (Part I).
GuiQiang G. Chen*, Northwestern University
Mikhail Feldman, University of WisconsinMadison
(103835175) 
4:30 p.m.
From the dynamics of gaseous stars to the incompressible Euler equations.
Donatella Donatelli, University of L'Aquila
Konstantina Trivisa*, University of Maryland
(10383596) 
5:00 p.m.
Time Decay for a OneDimensional, TwoComponent Plasma.
Robert Glassey, Indiana University
Jack Schaeffer, Carnegie Mellon University
Stephen Pankavich*, Indiana University
(10383572) 
5:30 p.m.
The InitialBoundary Riemann Problem for Hyperbolic Conservation Laws and the TimeDependent Vanishing Viscosity Method.
Cleopatra Christoforou*, University of Houston
Laura Spinolo, Northwestern University
(10383551)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday April 6, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Hyperbolic and Kinetic Equations, III
Room 304, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Shi Jin, University of Wisconsin jin@math.wisc.edu
Marshall Slemrod, University of Wisconsin slemrod@math.wisc.edu

8:00 a.m.
Subsonic Flows for Full Euler Equations in Half Plane.
Jun Chen*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(10383549) 
8:30 a.m.
Stability of strong ideal gas shock layers.
J Humpherys, Dept. Math., BYU
G Lyng, Dept. Math., Univ. Wyoming
K Zumbrun*, Dept. Math., Indiana Univ.
(10383542) 
9:00 a.m.
Alternating evolution methods for hyperbolic conservation laws.
Haseena Ahmed, Iowa State University
Hailiang Liu*, Iowa State University
(10386528) 
9:30 a.m.
Evolution of Discontinuity and TripleShock Pattern for a TwoDimensional System of Conservation Laws.
Dehua Wang*, University of Pittsburgh
(10383519) 
10:00 a.m.
A Vlasov type kinetic model for CuckerSmale's flocking: Modeling and Analysis.
SeungYeal Ha*, Department of Mathematics, University of MarylandCollege Park
Eitan Tadmor, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
(10383518) 
10:30 a.m.
Transonic flow and supersonic differential geometry.
Marshall Slemrod*, Department of Mathematics, University of WisconsinMadison
(10383514)

8:00 a.m.