AMS Sectional Meeting AMS Special Session
Current as of Friday, October 7, 2016 14:15:51
Program ·
Deadlines ·
Registration/Housing/Etc.
Inquiries: meet@ams.org
Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME
September 2425, 2016 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1121
Associate secretaries:
Steven H Weintraub, AMS shw2@lehigh.edu
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in Material Science and Mathematical Biology

Saturday September 24, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in Material Science and Mathematical Biology, I
Room 208, Adams Hall
Organizers:
Leonid Berlyand, Pennsylvania State University
Dmitry Golovaty, University of Akron
Alex Misiats, New York University om25@nyu.edu

Saturday September 24, 2016, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in Material Science and Mathematical Biology, II
Room 208, Adams Hall
Organizers:
Leonid Berlyand, Pennsylvania State University
Dmitry Golovaty, University of Akron
Alex Misiats, New York University om25@nyu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Euler elastica as a $\Gamma$limit of discrete bending energies of onedimensional chains of atoms.
Dmitry Golovaty*, The University of Akron
(112135283)

3:30 p.m.
Sharp interface limit and traveling waves in a phase field model of cell motility.
Leonid Berlyand*, Mathematical Department, Penn State
Mykhailo Potomkin, Mathematical Department, Penn State
Volodymyr Rybalko, B.Verkin Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering
(11213546)

4:00 p.m.
Minimizers of an Energy Modeling NanoparticlePolymer Blends.
Stan Alama*, McMaster University
Lia Bronsard, McMaster University
Ihsan A Topaloglu, McMaster University
(112135119)

4:30 p.m.
Dynamics of a second order gradient model for phase transitions.
Drew Swartz, Booz Allen Hamilton
Aaron Nung Kwan Yip*, Purdue University
(112135208)

5:00 p.m.
Compatibility conditions in dense lattices.
Andrej Cherkaev*, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Predrag Krtolica, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Andrejs Treibergs, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
(112174263)

5:30 p.m.
Gammaconvergence for an anisotropic superconductivity model with magnetic fields.
Guanying Peng*, University of Cincinnati
(112135245)

Sunday September 25, 2016, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations in Material Science and Mathematical Biology, III
Room 208, Adams Hall
Organizers:
Leonid Berlyand, Pennsylvania State University
Dmitry Golovaty, University of Akron
Alex Misiats, New York University om25@nyu.edu

8:30 a.m.
Minimizers of the Landaude Gennes energy around a spherical colloid particle.
Lia Bronsard*, McMaster University
Stan Alama, McMaster University
Xavier Lamy, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Germany)
(112135277)

9:00 a.m.
Analysis of a Landaude Gennes model for the $B_{\text{1RevTilted}}$ phase of bentcore liquid crystals.
Tiziana Giorgi*, New Mexico State University
Carlos J. Garc{\'\i}aCervera, University of California, Santa Barbara
Sookyung Joo, Old Dominion University
(112149149)

9:30 a.m.
Boundary bubbling analysis of approximate harmonic maps under either weak or strong anchoring conditions in dimension two.
Tao Huang, New York University, Shanghai
Changyou Wang*, Purdue University
(112135222)

10:00 a.m.
Gelfand type problem for coflow jets.
Peter V Gordon*, The University of Akron
(112135158)

10:30 a.m.
An absolute three well Liouville theorem.
Andrew Lorent*, University of Cincinnati
(112149232)
Inquiries: meet@ams.org