
AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2008 Fall Southeastern Meeting
Huntsville, AL, October 2426, 2008 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1044
Associate secretaries: Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations

Friday October 24, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, I
Room 109, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Jia Li, University of Alabama in Huntsville li@math.uah.edu
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida

2:30 p.m.
Modeling the Development of Nascent Focal Adhesions as a First Step in Understanding the Beginning Stages of Cell Motility.
Hannah L Callender*, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications
Hans G Othmer, University of Minnesota
(10449288)

3:00 p.m.
On the role of agetargeted treatments in the evolution of drug resistant schistosome.
Dashun Xu*, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Zhilan Feng, Purdue University
(10443745)

3:30 p.m.
Random dispersal in a predatorpreyparasite model.
Sophia R.J. Jang*, Texas Tech University
(104492134)

4:00 p.m.
A Discretetime Model for Synchronization of Egglaying in Colonial Seabirds.
Shandelle M. Henson*, Andrews University
J. M. Cushing, University of Arizona
James L. Hayward, Biology Department, Andrews University
(104492217)

4:30 p.m.
Evolutionary consequences of predation for pathogens in prey.
Maia Martcheva*, University of Florida
(10449243)

5:00 p.m.
Mathematical Model For Optimal Use of Sulfadoxine Pyrimethane As A Temporary Malaria Vaccine.
AbdulAziz Yakubu*, Howard University
Bassidy Dembele, Howard University
Avner Friedman, Ohio State University
(10449244)

Saturday October 25, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, II
Room 109, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Jia Li, University of Alabama in Huntsville li@math.uah.edu
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida

Saturday October 25, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, III
Room 109, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Jia Li, University of Alabama in Huntsville li@math.uah.edu
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida

2:30 p.m.
A Model for Hormonal Control of the Menstrual Cycle: Structural Integrity but Sensitivity with Regard to Data.
James F Selgrade*, Department of Mathematics and Biomathematics Program
Leona A Harris, Department of Mathematics
Drew Pasteur, Department of Mathematics
(104492103)

3:00 p.m.
Towards a Model of a Viral Quasispecies.
T V Kostova*, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
(104492117)

3:30 p.m.
Emerging Paradigms in Modeling the Spread of Epidemics.
James M Hyman*, Los Alamos National Laboratory
(10449283)

4:00 p.m.
Multistrain virus dynamics with mutations: A global analysis.
Patrick De Leenheer, University of Florida
Sergei S Pilyugin*, University of Florida
(10449299)

4:30 p.m.
Spectral bound and reproduction number for infinite dimensional population structure and time heterogeneity.
Horst R. Thieme*, Arizona State University
(10449269)

5:00 p.m.
Evolutionary reversals in competitive interactions: experimental occurrences and model explanations using Darwinian dynamics.
J. M. Cushing*, Department of Mathematics & Interdisciplinary Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona
Robert F Costantino, Ecology/Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona
Rosalyn Rael, Interdisciplinary Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona
Thomas L Vincent, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona
(10449251)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, IV
Room 109, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Jia Li, University of Alabama in Huntsville li@math.uah.edu
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida

8:00 a.m.
Comparing the Dynamics of Stochastic Population Models.
Linda J.S. Allen*, Texas Tech University
Amy Ekanayake, Texas Tech University
(10449250)

8:30 a.m.
A Nonautonomous JuvenileAdult Model: WellPosedness and LongTime Behavior via a Comparison Principle.
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Keng Deng*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(104435105)

9:00 a.m.
Systemically modeling the dynamics of plasma insulin in subcutaneous injection of insulin analogues for type 1 diabetes.
Jiaxu Li*, University of Louisville
Yang Kuang, Arizona State University
(104492167)

9:30 a.m.
Some remarks on traveling wave solutions in competition models.
Bingtuan Li*, University of Louisville
(104492170)

10:00 a.m.
The Effects of Human Movement on the Persistence of VectorBorne Diseases.
C. Cosner, University of Miami
J. C. Beier, University of Miami
R. S. Cantrell, University of Miami
D. Impoinval, University of Miami
L. Kapitanski, University of Miami
M. D. Potts, University of California at Berkeley
A. Troyo, Universidad de Costa Rica
S. Ruan*, University of Miami
(104492191)

10:30 a.m.
Optimal Control of VectorBorne Diseases: Treatment and Prevention.
Kbenesh W. Blayneh*, Florida A&M University
Yanzhao Cao, Auburn University
HeeDae Kwon, Inha University, Incheon, Korea
(104492188)

11:00 a.m.
Optimal Control in an Epidemic Model of Rabies in Raccoons.
Suzanne Lenhart*, University of Tennessee
(10449219)

11:30 a.m.
A Mathematical Model for the Dynamics of West Nile Virus with Corvids and Noncorvids.
Huaiping Zhu*, York University
(104400244)
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