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2009 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
University Park, PA, October 2425, 2009 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1052
Associate secretaries: Steven H Weintraub, AMS steve.weintraub@lehigh.edu
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves

Saturday October 24, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, I
Room 122, Thomas Building Organizers: Bernard Deconinck, University of Washington
Diane Henderson, Pennsylvania State University dmh@math.psu.edu
J. Douglas Wright, Drexel University
David Ambrose, Drexel University

8:00 a.m.
Supercritical surface gravity waves generated by a positive forcingtheory and experiments.
Jeongwhan Choi*, Korea University
ShuMing Sun, Virginia Polytech Institute and State University
SungIm Whang, Ajou University
DalSoo Lee, KORDI
SangHo Oh, KORDI
(105276159)

8:30 a.m.
El Nino Southern Oscillation as Sporadic Oscillations between Metastable States.
Ma Tian, Sichuan University
Shouhong Wang*, Indiana University
(105286358)

9:00 a.m.
Rogue waves and Dissipation.
Constance M Schober*, University of Central Florida
(105235359)

9:30 a.m.
Wave spectrum and breaking wave statistics of growing and mature seas.
Tetsu Hara*, Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island
Tobias Kukulka, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
(10528694)

10:00 a.m.
An Experimental Investigation of the Wave Pattern Generated by a Moving Pressure Source: Solitary CapillaryGravity Waves.
J. H. Duncan*, University of Maryland
J. D. Diorio, University of Maryland
(105276195)

10:30 a.m.
Resonantly Forced GravityCapillary Lumps on Deep Water.
T. R. Akylas*, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
Yeunwoo Cho, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
(105276189)

Saturday October 24, 2009, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, II
Room 122, Thomas Building Organizers: Bernard Deconinck, University of Washington
Diane Henderson, Pennsylvania State University dmh@math.psu.edu
J. Douglas Wright, Drexel University
David Ambrose, Drexel University

3:00 p.m.
Applications of perturbation series.
Benjamin Akers*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(105276140)

3:30 p.m.
Periodic solutions of the Serre equations.
John D. Carter*, Seattle University
Rodrigo Cienfuegos, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
(10527679)

4:00 p.m.
The stability of finitegenus solutions of the KdV equation.
M. A. Nivala*, Applied Mathematics, University of Washington
Bernard Deconinck, Applied Mathematics, University of Washington
(105235234)

4:30 p.m.
Spectral Stability of SolitonLike Solutions to a Boussinesq Approximation.
Christopher W. Curtis*, University of Colorado
(105235328)

5:00 p.m.
Mach Reflection of a Solitary Wave Revisited.
Harry Yeh*, Oregon State University
(105276255)

5:30 p.m.
KP solitons and shallow water waves.
Yuji Kodama*, Ohio State University
(105235130)

Sunday October 25, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, III
Room 122, Thomas Building Organizers: Bernard Deconinck, University of Washington
Diane Henderson, Pennsylvania State University dmh@math.psu.edu
J. Douglas Wright, Drexel University
David Ambrose, Drexel University

8:00 a.m.
On spectral stability for solitary water waves.
Robert L Pego*, Carnegie Mellon University
ShuMing Sun, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
(105276264)

8:30 a.m.
Stability of stationary periodic solutions of the Euler equations.
Katie L. Oliveras*, Seattle University
Bernard Deconinck, Applied Mathematics, University of Washington
(105276214)

9:00 a.m.
Hamiltonian formulation for water waves on variable depth.
Philippe Guyenne*, University of Delaware
(105276127)

9:30 a.m.
Strichartz estimates for the gravity capillary equations.
Daniel Spirn*, University of Minnesota
J. Douglas Wright, Drexel University
(105276365)

10:00 a.m.
Computation of timeperiodic solutions of the vortex sheet with surface tension.
Jon Wilkening*, UC Berkeley
David Ambrose, Drexel University
(105276284)

10:30 a.m.
Free Surface Hydrodynamics in Conformal Variables: New Results.
Vladimir I. Zakharov*, University of Arizona
(105276175)

Sunday October 25, 2009, 3:00 p.m.3:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Waves, IV
Room 24, McAllister Building Organizers: Bernard Deconinck, University of Washington
Diane Henderson, Pennsylvania State University dmh@math.psu.edu
J. Douglas Wright, Drexel University
David Ambrose, Drexel University

3:00 p.m.
Tour of the William G. Pritchard Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, led by Diane Henderson
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