AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, March 22, 2008 00:20:42
2008 Spring Eastern Meeting
New York, NY, March 1516, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1036
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Equations and Geometric Inequalities

Saturday March 15, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Equations and Geometric Inequalities, I
Room 101, Warren Weaver Hall
Organizers:
Fengbo Hang, Princeton University fhang@math.princeton.edu
Xiaodong Wang, Michigan State University xwang@math.msu.edu

8:00 a.m.
An approximation theorem for prescribing Qcurvature equations on riemannian manifolds.
Lei Zhang*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(10363575) 
8:45 a.m.
Conformally compact Einstein manifolds.
Szuyu Sophie Chen*, University of California, Berkeley
Alice Chang, Princeton University
Paul Yang, Princeon University
(103635139) 
9:30 a.m.
Affine MoserTrudinger and MorreySobolev inequalities.
Andrea Cianchi, Dipartimento di Matematica, Universit\`a di Firenze
Erwin Lutwak, Department of Mathematics, Polytechnic University
Deane Yang, Department of Mathematics, Polytechnic University
Gaoyong Zhang*, Department of Mathematics, Polytechnic University
(10364682) 
10:15 a.m.
Hessian equations and inequalities.
Igor E. Verbitsky*, School of Math., University of Birmingham, UK, and Dept. of Math., University of MissouriColumbia
(10363579)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 15, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Equations and Geometric Inequalities, II
Room 101, Warren Weaver Hall
Organizers:
Fengbo Hang, Princeton University fhang@math.princeton.edu
Xiaodong Wang, Michigan State University xwang@math.msu.edu

2:30 p.m.
The quermassintegral inequalities for starshaped domains.
Junfang Li*, CRM and McGill University
(103635132) 
3:15 p.m.
On the classification of gradient Ricci solitons.
William Wylie*, UCLA
(103653150) 
4:00 p.m.
On KellerRubinsteinSternberg's problem.
Fanghua Lin, New York University
Xingbin Pan, Eastern China Normal Unviersity
Changyou Wang*, Unviersity of Kentucky
(103635179) 
4:45 p.m.
Smoothness of solutions of some classes of semilinear elliptic degenerate equations.
Tri Minh Nguyen*, Department of Mathematics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
(10363543)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday March 16, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Equations and Geometric Inequalities, III
Room 101, Warren Weaver Hall
Organizers:
Fengbo Hang, Princeton University fhang@math.princeton.edu
Xiaodong Wang, Michigan State University xwang@math.msu.edu

8:30 p.m.
Reflector problem in $\Bbb R^n$ endowed with nonEuclidean norm.
Luis A. Caffarelli, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Austin
Qingbo Huang*, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Wright State University
(103635106) 
9:20 p.m.
Some special boundary value problems for the complex MongeAmpere equation.
Bo Guan*, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University
(103635190) 
10:10 p.m.
Curvature and continuity of optimal transport.
YoungHeon Kim*, University of Toronto
(10363508)

8:30 p.m.

Sunday March 16, 2008, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Elliptic Equations and Geometric Inequalities, IV
Room 101, Warren Weaver Hall
Organizers:
Fengbo Hang, Princeton University fhang@math.princeton.edu
Xiaodong Wang, Michigan State University xwang@math.msu.edu

2:30 p.m.
Problems in General Relativity.
Marcus A. Khuri*, Stony Brook University
(103683148) 
3:20 p.m.
Isometric embeddings and quasilocal mass.
MuTao Wang*, Columbia University
ShingTung Yau, Harvard University
(103653156) 
4:10 p.m.
Applications of Geometric Inequalities to the topology of manifolds with nonnegative Ricci Curvature.
Michael Munn*, CUNY Graduate Center
Christina Sormani, CUNY Graduate Center and Lehman College
(103658100)

2:30 p.m.