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1994 Joint Mathematics Meeting
Cincinnati, OH, January 1215, 1994
Meeting #889
Associate secretaries:
Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Kenneth A Ross, MAA ross@math.uoregon.edu
Saturday January 15, 1994

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on History of Mathematics, IV

8:00 a.m.
Leonard Eugene Dickson and his defining role in the theory of algebras.
Della Jean Dumbaugh*, University of Virginia
(88901434)

8:30 a.m.
George William Hill and the mathematics of the Twentieth century.
Peter C. Kammeyer*, U S Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.
(88901501)

9:00 a.m.
The mathematical versatility of Hertha Ayrton.
James J. Tattersall*, Providence College
Shawnee L. McMurran, Providence College
(8890156)

9:30 a.m.
Discussion

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on C*algebras and von Neumann Algebras, III

8:00 a.m.
Hilbert bimodules and C*algebras.
Michael V. Pimsner*, University of Pennsylvania
(88946632)

8:30 a.m.
Continuous semigroups of endormorphism of B(H).
Robert T. Powers*, University of Pennsylvania
(8894651)

9:00 a.m.
Characters of the OkadaFibonacci algebra.
F. M. Goodman*, University of Iowa
S. V. Kerov, Steklov Mathematical Institute, Russia
(88946552)

9:30 a.m.
On discrete Kac algebras associated to subfactors.
Shigeru Yamagami*, Tohoku University, Japan
(8894649)

10:00 a.m.
Symplectic leaves and deformation quantization.
Albert J.L. Sheu*, University of Kansas
(88946124)

10:30 a.m.
Actions of compact quantum groups on operator algebras.
Florin Boca*, University of Toronto
(8894640)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings in Analysis, III

8:00 a.m.
Quasiconformally symmetric sets in the plane.
Kari Hag, Norwegian Institute of Technology
Raimo N\H akki, University of Jyv\H askyl\H a, Norway
Bruce Palka*, University of Texas, Austin
(8893074)

8:30 a.m.
Strongly uniform domains and periodic quasiconformal maps.
Juha Heinonen, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Shanshuang Yang*, University of California, Los Angeles
(88930200)

9:00 a.m.
Slit domains and quasiconformal maps.
Manouchehr Ghamsari*, University of Cincinnati
(88930346)

9:30 a.m.
Univalence criteria for analytic functions.
Leila Miller*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(88930578)

10:00 a.m.
Global integrability of the derivative.
Craig A. Nolder*, Florida State University
(8893026)

10:30 a.m.
An extension of a theorem of Gehring and Pommerenke.
Brad Osgood*, Stanford University
(88930585)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Modern Methods in Continuum Theory, III

8:00 a.m.
Rotation sets and the prime end rotation number.
Kathleen Alligood*, George Mason University
(88954408)

8:30 a.m.
Chaotic continua of (continuumwise) expansive homeomorphisms and several chaoses.
Hisao Kato*, Hiroshima University, Japan
(88954213)

9:00 a.m.
Open embeddings of Cartesian products.
K. M. Kuperberg, Auburn University, Auburn
W. Kuperberg, Auburn University
W. R.R Transue*, Auburn University, Auburn
(88954735)

9:30 a.m.
Plane continua homogenous with respect to light open mappings.
Janusz R. Prajs*, Pedagogical University, Poland
(88954211)

10:00 a.m.
Periodic points, inverse space limits, and arcs.
Louis Block, University of Florida
Shannon Schumann*, Eastern Oregon State College, LaGrande
(88954162)

10:30 a.m.
The homeomorphism group of the hairy arc is onedimensional.
Jan M. Aarts*, Delft University of Technology
Lex G. Oversteegen, University of Alabama, Birmingham
(88954186)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications, III

8:00 a.m.
A Fujita type blow up theorem for a system of degenerate diffusion equations.
Howard A. Levine*, Iowa State College, Ames
(88935103)

8:30 a.m.
Asymptotics of blowup for weakly quasilinear parabolic problems.
Jerrold Bebernes, University of Colorado, Boulder
Stephen Bricher*, Linfield College
Victor Galaktionov, Russian Academy of Science, Russia
(88935486)

9:00 a.m.
The blowup behavior of the heat equation with Neumann boundary conditions.
Keng Deng*, University of Southwestern Louisiana
(88935441)

9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic forms for nonlinear Volterra equations.
Catherine A. Roberts*, University of Rhode Island
W. E. Olmstead, Northwestern University
(8894523)

10:00 a.m.
Vortex annihilation in nonlinear heat flow for GinzburgLandau systems.
Patricia Bauman, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Daniel Phillips*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
ChaoNien Chen, Indiana University, Bloomington
Peter Sternberg, Indiana University, Bloomington
(88935187)

10:30 a.m.
Compactness method in degenerate parabolic systems.
Lihe Wang*, University of Iowa
(88935659)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#8: Part B
Introduction to research in the teaching and learning of undergraduate mathematics: examples in calculus
Panelists:
Joan FerriniMundy, University of New Hampshire
Kathleen Heid, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#9: Part B
The math modeling/precalculus reform project: using discrete mathematical models to motivate mathematics
Panelists:
Sheldon P. Gordon, Suffolk Community College
B. A. Fusaro, Salisbury State University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Fourier Analysis

8:00 a.m.
Fourier series of compositions of functions.
Pamela B. Pierce*, Syracuse University
(88942430)

8:15 a.m.
Control of Fourier sine coefficients and comparisons of Fourier sine series.
WeiChi Yang*, Radford University
(88942577)

8:30 a.m.
The Ces\`aro means of the Fourier series on classical groups.
Dashan Fan*, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
(8894390)

8:45 a.m.
Geometric properties of CalderonLozanovskii spaces.
H. Hudzik, University A Mickiewicz, Poland
A. Kaminska*, Memphis State University
(88946563)

9:00 a.m.
Walsh Fourier series on the hypergroup deformation of the dyadic group.
Lorna B. Hanes*, University of Oregon
(88942617)

9:15 a.m.
Wavelets on the dyadic local field.
W. Christopher Lang*, Mississippi State University
(88942561)

9:30 a.m.
Construction of a family of continuous wavelets via infinite products of two simultaneously triangularizable or symmetrizable matrices.
Mohsen Maesumi*, Lamar University
(88942781)

9:45 a.m.
Kolmogorov's rearrangement problem with respect to some summability methods.
G. P. Youvaraj*, Kansas State University
(88942330)

10:00 a.m.
Incompleteness of sparse coherent states.
Jayakumar Ramanathan*, Eastern Michigan University
Tim Steger, University of Georgia
(88942295)

10:15 a.m.
New enlargements of the integrability classes.
Naza Tanovi\'cMiller*, Mathematical Reviews, Ann Arbor, Michigan
(88942522)

10:30 a.m.
A Nagel and Stein criterion of Brownian motion.
Hassan Sayyar*, Kansas State University
(88942465)

10:45 a.m.
Inversion of the limited angle tomography operator.
Tim Olson*, Dartmouth College
(88942618)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:40 p.m.
AMS Session on Rings and Fields

8:00 a.m.
Weak purity for Gorenstein rings.
Adam Borek*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88913216)

8:15 a.m.
Associated prime filtrations of finitely generated modules over Noetherian rings.
Aihua Li*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(88913215)

8:30 a.m.
On the dimension of finitely generated modules.
Sadi AbuSaymeh*, Yarmouk University, Jordan
(88913241)

8:45 a.m.
The primary decomposition theorem in the Dorroh Zring.
Tilak De Alwis*, Southeastern Louisiana University
(88913444)

9:00 a.m.
NQD (Not Quite Dedekind) domains.
K. Alan Loper*, Ohio State University, Newark
(88913542)

9:15 a.m.
An analog of Gr\"obner bases in ksubalgebras of polynomial rings.
J. Lyn Miller*, University of Maryland, College Park
(88913649)

9:30 a.m.
Differential operators on affine curves in characteristic p.
Srinath Duvuru*, University of Oregon
(88913689)

9:45 a.m.
Central embedding problems: Decomposition of obstructions and explicit construction of solution fields.
John R. Swallow*, Yale University
(88912195)

10:00 a.m.
The radical of the automorphism group of a transcendental field extension.
Karin Deck*, University of North Carolina, Wilmington
(88912536)

10:15 a.m.
Proving the fundamental theorem of algebra case by case.
Franklin Kemp*, East Texas State University
(88912547)

10:30 a.m.
Computing the Witt group of certain hyperrelliptic curves.
Jonathan Shick*, Loyola University
(88912591)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
AMS Session on Optimization and Control

8:00 a.m.
A quadratically convergent infeasible predictorcorrector algorithm for linear programming.
Jianming Miao*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(88990315)

8:15 a.m.
Nondifferentiable quasiconvex optimization.
Thurai Kugendran*, Wilkes University
(88949767)

8:30 a.m.
On linear programming minimization via double dip maximization.
S. Verma*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(88915541)

8:45 a.m.
A collocationtype method for the controlled Duffing oscillator.
Gamal Elnagar, Mississippi State University
Mohsen Razzaghi*, Mississippi State University
(88993364)

9:00 a.m.
Convergence and stability of stochastic systems under Markovian structural perturbations.
G. S. Ladde, University of Texas, Arlington
Bonita A. Lawrence*, University of Texas, Arlington
(88993736)

9:15 a.m.
On control of functional differential systems.
N. G. Medhin*, Clark Atlanta University
Gary Chung, Clark Atlanta University
(88949367)

9:30 a.m.
Regularity properties of timeoptimal trajectories for multiinput realanalytic systems in the plane.
Guoqing Tang*, North Carolina A&T State University
(88949401)

9:45 a.m.
Control of singularly perturbed delay system with a small parameter.
K. M. Ramachandran*, University of South Florida
(8899396)

10:00 a.m.
Existence and asymptotic stability for overtaking equilibria in dynamic games.
D. A. Carlson*, University of Toledo
A. Haurie, University of Geneva, Switzerland
A. Leizarowitz, Technion Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
(88990647)

10:15 a.m.
Upper bounds for the variation of sampled signals.
Nasser Dastrange*, Buena Vista College
(88926386)

10:30 a.m.
Concepts of bivariate symmetry.
Roger B. Nelsen*, Lewis & Clark College
(8896206)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:25 a.m.
AMS Session on Graph Theory

8:00 a.m.
Hamilton weights and uniquely 3edgecolorable cubic graphs.
CunQuan Zhang*, West Virginia University
(8890583)

8:15 a.m.
Binary matroids without prisms, prism duals, and cubes.
Sandra R. Kingan*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(88905193)

8:30 a.m.
An extension of Tutte's wheels theorem for graphs.
James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Haidong Wu*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(88905399)

8:45 a.m.
The number of edges in a subgraph of a Hamming graph.
Bruce F. Torrence*, RandolphMacon College
Richard Squire, Georgetown University
Andrew Vogt, Georgetown University
(88905496)

9:00 a.m.
Embedding edgecolorings into medgeconnected kfactorizations.
C. A. Rodger, Auburn University, Auburn
E. B. Wantland*, Auburn University, Auburn
(88905510)

9:15 a.m.
Properties of highly regular graphs.
Jeffrey P. Angel*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(88905564)

9:30 a.m.
On Hamilton cycles in Cayley graphs.
TzuYi Yang*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(88905551)

10:00 a.m.
Order dimension and directed graphs.
Larry J. Langley*, University of Colorado, Denver
(88905638)

10:15 a.m.
Some properties of a higherorder coboundary operator.
Dale S. Darrow*, Pennsylvania State University, Dunmore
(88905679)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education, III

8:00 a.m.
Small group instructional technique in undergraduate mathematics: +s and s.
Victor U. Odafe*, Bowling Green State University
(889001143)

8:20 a.m.
An intuitive ``basis of belief" for the limit process in calculus.
M. Anne Dow*, Maharishi International University
(889001134)

8:40 a.m.
The effective use of computers and graphing calculators in college algebra.
Margo Alexander*, Emory University
(889001125)

9:00 a.m.
An analysis of the effectiveness of support systems for beginning calculus students at Cornell.
Myrtle Lewin*, Agnes Scott College
Thomas Rishel, Cornell University
(889001140)

9:20 a.m.
Is cooperative learning the answer?  It's all a matter of style.
Kathleen Miranda*, State University of New York, College at Old Westbury
(889001142)

9:40 a.m.
Lasting effects of the integrated use of graphing technologies in precalculus mathematics.
William O. Martin*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(889001141)

10:00 a.m.
Forming connections between functions and graphs: An investigation of functions represented by verbal descriptions and Cartesian graphs.
Christine L. Ebert*, University of Delaware
(889001136)

10:20 a.m.
Graphics calculators  What are appropriate exercises for students?
Elaine Hubbard*, Kennesaw State College
Ronald D. Robinson, Kennesaw State College
(889001139)

10:40 a.m.
Teaching computer science in AISES summer camp at Stanford University (1993) and Caltech (1992,1991).
Claudette Bradley*, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
(889001129)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Session on Teaching Mathematics With a Spreadsheet, III

8:00 a.m.
Calculus demonstrations with EXCEL.
Chris Thron*, University of Kentucky
(889001220)

8:25 a.m.
Using a spreadsheet as an investigative tool.
Patrice Tiffany*, Manhattan College
(889001221)

8:50 a.m.
Iteration and spreadsheets in first semester calculus.
James Walsh*, Oberlin College
(889001222)

9:15 a.m.
Using spreadsheets in a number theory class for mathematically precocious students.
Alex Smith*, University of WisconsinEau Claire
Michael Colsher, Marquette University High School, Wisconsin
(889001218)

9:40 a.m.
Spreadsheets as a discovery tool in a statistics course.
Charlie Jacobson*, Elmira College
(889001213)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Assessing calculus reform.
Organizers:
James Leitzel, University of Nebraska

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:05 a.m.10:45 a.m.
MAA Session on The Bridge to Calculus, I

8:05 a.m.
Discrete dynamical systems as a foundation for calculus.
Joseph D. Myers*, United States Military Academy
(889001035)

8:30 a.m.
The MTU MaCHI programA multidimensional approach to teaching firstyear level math courses.
Kalpana Godbole*, Michigan Technological University
(889001030)

8:55 a.m.
Curriculum reform: How has the paradigm shift changed me?
Barbara E. Reynolds*, Cardinal Stritch College
(889001037)

9:35 a.m.
Algebra applications: Quadratic.
Roosevelt Gentry*, Jackson State University
(889001029)

10:00 a.m.
A precalculus course that really forms a bridge to calculus.
Jerry Przybylski*, Elmira College
(889001036)

10:25 a.m.
A precalculus course based on difference equations.
Sheldon P. Gordon*, Suffolk Community College
(889001032)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:15 a.m.9:45 a.m.
AMS Committee on Education Panel Discussion

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Scientific Computing, III

8:30 a.m.
On the future of scientific computing.
Ramon E. Moore*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(88965719)

9:00 a.m.
New molecular models for physical and chemical applications.
D. Greenspan*, University of Texas, Arlington
(8897064)

9:30 a.m.
Computing normal forms for Poisson systems.
Kenneth Meyer*, University of Cincinnati
(8893481)

10:00 a.m.
Parallel multivariate numerical integration.
Ignatios Vakalis*, Capital University
(88968312)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 8:40 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Undergraduate Research in Mathematics, III

8:40 a.m.
Classification of stable topological defects.
Eric Smith*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(88954149)

9:00 a.m.
Convergence of sequences of iterated triangular line graphs.
David Dorrough*, Huntington Beach, California
(88905514)

9:20 a.m.
Cyclotomic polynomials, power residues, and reciprocity laws.
Romyar Sharifi*, Berkeley, California
(88911174)

9:40 a.m.
Unknotting numbers of links written a b c in Conway notation.
Eva F. Wailes*, Smith College
Cassandra McGee, Millsaps College
(88957178)

10:00 a.m.
Finite actions on unit tangent bundles of surfaces.
Amy Lelievre, Providence College
Kevin L. Hartshorn*, University of Notre Dame
Renlong Xia, University of Oklahoma
Sean Paul, University of Oklahoma
(88955173)

10:20 a.m.
Semiconductor laser arrays: Phaselocked solutions and their stability.
Danielle Seabold*, Kalamazoo College
(88934349)

10:40 a.m.
Third order degree regular graphs.
Leslie D. Hayes*, Western Michigan University
(88905425)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
NAM ClaytorWoodard Lecture
A novel approach to turbulent modeling.
James C. Turner, Jr.*, Ohio State University and Central State University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians, II

9:00 a.m.
The most urgent problem for the mathematics profession.
W. L. Duren, Jr.*, Charlottesville, Virginia
(88901615)

9:30 a.m.
Creating an American mathematical tradition: The extended AhlforsBers family.
Irwin Kra*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(88901279)

10:00 a.m.
Women mathematicians in the AMS.
Alice T. Schafer*, Marymount University
(88901313)

10:30 a.m.
Meetings and their context.
Lee Lorch*, York University
(88901300)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Stochastic Analysis, III

9:00 a.m.
On the existence of positive solutions for semilinear elliptic equations with Neumann boundary conditions.
Z. Zhao, University of Missouri, Columbia
Z. Q. Chen*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
R. J. Williams, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(88960291)

9:30 a.m.
Side bets on unfair games.
William Hammack*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88960199)

10:00 a.m.
On the geometry of random heat kernels.
R. B. Sowers*, University of Maryland, College Park
K. D. Elworthy, University of Warwick, Coventry, England
(88960405)

10:30 a.m.
A deterministic approach to the problem of optimal stopping.
Ioannis Karatzas*, Columbia University
Mark H.A Davis, Imperial College of Science & Technology, London, England
(88960759)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Topology of High Dimensional Manifolds, III

9:00 a.m.
Ends of complexes, I.
Bruce Hughes*, Vanderbilt University
(88957284)

9:30 a.m.
Exponents for topological Kgroups.
Frank Connolly*, University of Notre Dame
Stratos Prassidis, Vanderbilt University
(88957224)

10:00 a.m.
Unitary nilpotent groups and the stability of pseudoisotopies.
Slawomir Kwasik*, Tulane University
(88957397)

10:30 a.m.
Ends without nice neighborhoods.
Frank Connolly, University of Notre Dame
Bogdan Vajiac*, University of Notre Dame
(88957225)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 10:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
NAM Panel Discussion
NAM's undergraduate MATHFest; one approach to the pipeline issue
Moderators:
Johnny L. Houston, Elizabeth City State University
Panelists:
Jason Lewis, Morehouse College
Dawn L. Crumpler, Northwestern University
Patricia W. Beaulieu, University of Southwestern Louisiana
Steven E. Shreve, Carnegie Mellon University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
Euler's extraordinary sums.
William W. Dunham*, Muhlenberg College
(88900912)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 11:10 a.m.12:20 p.m.
AMS Special Presentation
Celebration of 100 years of AMS meetings
Moderators:
Everett Pitcher, Lehigh University
John W. Green, University of California, Los Angeles

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
AMS Retiring Presidential Address
Comments about traditional lecture series at AMS meetings.
Ronald L. Graham*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
Noncommutative projective geometry.
Michael Artin*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#10: Part B
qdimensional dynamical systems and chaos
Panelists:
Mario U. Martelli, California State University, Fullerton

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#11: Part B
HP 48 learning environments for experienced users
Panelists:
Lynn E. Garner, Brigham Young University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#12: Part B
Creating order out of chaos in freshman mathematics
Panelists:
Wade Ellis, Jr., West Valley College

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#13: Part B
``Workshop" mathematics: using new pedagogy and technology in introductory mathematics courses
Panelists:
Nancy Hood Baxter, Dickinson College
Allan Rossman, Dickinson College

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:40 p.m.
MAA Session on Mathematics and Music, II

1:00 p.m.
Introductory remarks, Robert Lewand

1:05 p.m.
Dihedral groups in twelvetone music.
David Graves*, Elmira College
(889001073)

1:25 p.m.
Using dynamical systems in musical composition.
Alexandra Kurepa*, North Carolina A & T State University
Rodney Waschka, II, North Carolina State University
(889001079)

1:45 p.m.
Mathematical and musical aspects of the composition Faster.
Zae Munn, Saint Mary's College
Jay A. Wood*, Purdue University, Calumet Campus
(889001085)

2:05 p.m.
Temperaments: Equaling the masters at their own game.
Richard Barshinger*, Pennsylvania State University, Dunmore
(889001070)

2:25 p.m.
A chaotic system for musical improvisation.
Andrea Polli*, Western Springs, Illinois
(889001083)

2:45 p.m.
Musical groups.
Jonathan Kochavi*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(889001077)

3:05 p.m.
Geometric pictures into music.
Leon Harkleroad*, Cornell University, Ithaca
(889001075)

3:25 p.m.
Mathematical equivalence of musical chords.
Paul Isihara*, Wheaton College
(889001076)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
MAA Session on New Methods for Teaching Elementary Differential Equations, II

1:00 p.m.
Teaching differential equations at North Carolina State University.
Joe A. Marlin*, North Carolina State University
Ernest E. Burniston, North Carolina State University
(889001097)

1:25 p.m.
ODE computer experiments at Harvey Mudd College.
Robert Borrelli*, Harvey Mudd College
Courtney Coleman, Harvey Mudd College
(889001089)

1:50 p.m.
Differential equations projects using Mathematica.
A. D. Andrew, Georgia Institute of Technology
T. D. Morley*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(889001099)

2:15 p.m.
Introduction to control problems, inverse problems and numerical methods via the variarium of parameters formula.
M. Zuhair Nashed*, University of Delaware
(889001101)

2:40 p.m.
Portable technology enhancemant of the elementary differential equations course.
T. Gilmer Proctor*, Clemson University
(889001103)

3:00 p.m.
The rule of three comes to differential equations.
David O. Lomen*, University of Arizona
(889001095)

3:20 p.m.
Restructuring the first differential equations course for mathematics and science majors using Mathematica.
Francisco Alarcon*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(889001087)

3:40 p.m.
Teaching differential equations with PHASER.
David T. Closky*, Mount Saint Joseph College
(889001091)

4:00 p.m.
Teaching ordinary differential equations.
Thomas G. Wangler*, Illinois Benedictine College
(889001106)

4:20 p.m.
The Hopf example.
Mark Farris*, Midwestern State University
(889001092)

4:40 p.m.
Differential equations at St. Olaf with MAPLE V.
Stephen F. Kennedy*, Saint Olaf College
Matthew P. Richey, Saint Olaf College
(889001094)

5:00 p.m.
A progression of projectiles.
Roland Minton*, Roanoke College
(889001098)

5:20 p.m.
Graphics for differential equations.
Herman Gollwitzer*, Drexel University
(889001093)

5:40 p.m.
Iceberg drift prediction model.
Ernest J. Manfred*, United States Coast Guard Academy
(889001096)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Session on Reassessing Discrete Mathematics in the First Two Years, II

1:00 p.m.
The first two years of discrete mathematics: A 1994 update of topical coverage in textbooks.
Terry A. Lepera*, James Madison University
Diane Spresser, James Madison University
(889001116)

1:25 p.m.
Discrete mathematics and the needs of computer science students.
William A. Marion*, Valparaiso University
(889001117)

1:50 p.m.
Discrete mathematics as a bridge to advanced mathematics and computer science.
D. S. Franzblau*, Rutgers University, Piscataway
(889001111)

2:15 p.m.
How much emphasis should be placed on algorithms in the first course in discrete mathematics?
Herbert E. Kasube*, Bradley University
(889001114)

2:40 p.m.
Discrete writing.
Rochelle Leibowitz*, Wheaton College
(889001115)

3:05 p.m.
Discrete mathematics as a springboard to independent learning.
Mark Michael*, King's College
(889001119)

3:30 p.m.
Cooperative finite mathematics laboratory experiences.
Toni Carroll*, Siena Heights College
(889001108)

3:55 p.m.
Discrete math at Hamline University: Upgrade needed?
Nadine Myers*, Hamline University
(889001120)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Restructuring the Mathematical Preparation of Teachers, II

1:00 p.m.
Integrating mathematics and science teaching in grades K6.
Marie P. Sheckels*, Mary Washington College
(889001170)

1:20 p.m.
Preparing teachers for the use of technology in high school mathematics courses.
Ronald J. Harshbarger*, Georgia Southern University
(889001161)

1:40 p.m.
Changes in the preparation of elementary and secondary teachers of mathematics at North Park College.
Leona Mirza*, North Park College
(889001166)

2:00 p.m.
Encourage a variety of interests.
JoAnne S. Growney*, Bloomsburg University
(889001160)

2:20 p.m.
A model for the transformation of subjectmatter knowledge into pedagogical content knowledge.
Christine L. Ebert*, University of Delaware
(889001157)

2:40 p.m.
Restructuring the mathematical preparation of elementary school teachers.
Iris Deloach Johnson*, Miami University
(889001163)

3:00 p.m.
The mathematical recommended daily allowances.
Delene Perley*, Walsh University
(889001168)

3:20 p.m.
Abstract algebra for elementary and junior high education majors.
Albert Otto*, Illinois State University
(889001167)

3:40 p.m.
Collaborative teaching and cooperative learning.
Billy F. Hobbs*, Point Loma College
(889001162)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Assessing calculus reform effortsa report to the community
Moderators:
James R. C., Mathematical Association of America
Panelists:
Alan C. Tucker, SUNY at Stony Brook
Judy Franz, University of AlabamaHuntsville

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Student Workshop
Calculated deceptions
Organizers:
S. Brent Morris, National Security Agency

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Undergraduate curriculum reform.
Organizers:
James Leitzel, University of Nebraska

Saturday January 15, 1994, 1:05 p.m.5:10 p.m.
MAA Session on The Bridge to Calculus, II

1:05 p.m.
Key to college algebra with MAPLE.
ShineMin Lin*, Bethel College
(889001034)

1:30 p.m.
Algebra, trigonometry, calculus, and Mathematica.
Barry Brunson*, Western Kentucky University
Claus Ernst, Western Kentucky University
(889001026)

1:55 p.m.
Making technology part of the picture.
Kay Gura*, Ramapo College of New Jersey
(889001033)

2:20 p.m.
Introducing data analysis and probability in precalculus mathematics.
Florence S. Gordon*, New York University, School of Education
(889001031)

2:50 p.m.
Calculus with review: The course, materials, and evaluation.
Alicia Sevilla, Moravian College
Kay Somers*, Moravian College
(889001038)

3:40 p.m.
Using cooperative learning in college algebra.
Joseph F. Conrad*, Pennsylvania State University, Altoona Campus
(889001027)

4:05 p.m.
The precalculus revitalization project.
Carl Swenson*, Seattle University
Janet Ray, Seattle Central Community College
(889001039)

4:30 p.m.
CPR  Mathematics for applied science programs.
Darrell H. Abney*, Maysville Community College
(889001025)

4:50 p.m.
Maricopa mathematics consortium.
David Dudley*, Phoenix College
(889001028)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:10 p.m.4:00 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
What happens after calculus reform?
Organizers:
Sheldon P. Gordon, Suffolk Community College
Panelists:
Deborah Hughes Hallett, Harvard University
Arnold M. Ostebee, St. Olaf College
Anthony L. Peressini, University of Illinois
David A. Smith, Duke University
Alan C. Tucker, SUNY at Stony Brook

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Undergraduate Research in Mathematics, IV

2:15 p.m.
Counting order classes of triple products in finite groups.
Scott Annin, University of Nebraska
Jennifer Ziebarth*, Carleton University
(88920271)

2:35 p.m.
Inversion of an integral transform for SU(p,1).
Deborah Alterman, New Haven, Connecticut
D. Matthew Hill*, University of Chicago
Sejung Kim, Cornell University
Angela Minnick, University of Iowa
Lisa Mantini, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
(8892275)

2:55 p.m.
Reflection groups acting on graphs.
Paul Buckelew, University of Oklahoma, Norman
Wei He, University of Missouri, Columbia
Joe Kanapka*, Harvard University
(88920608)

3:15 p.m.
Approximating eigenvalues of an Hermitian matrix.
Pavel Grinfeld*, Princeton University
Scott Williams, Iowa State University
(88915255)

3:35 p.m.
Some results in comparative number theory.
Giuliana P. Davidoff, Mount Holyoke College
Yi Wang, Bryn Mawr College
Caroline Osowski, Mount Holyoke College
Jennifer Vanden Eynden*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Nancy Wrinkle, Barnard, NY
(88911151)

3:55 p.m.
The modular nQueens problem in higher dimensions.
Scott P. Nudelman*, St. Louis, Missouri
(88905653)

4:15 p.m.
Threshold functions for sumfree subsets of bold Z+.
Kara S. Finley*, Furman University
Nelson C.E Townsend, University of Kansas
(88960203)

4:35 p.m.
A comparison of compactifications of topological spaces.
John Kreuger*, Hope College
(88954716)

4:55 p.m.
Lengths of factorizations in atomic domains.
Susanne W. Jenkens*, University of Louisville
(88913150)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:25 p.m.
AMS Special Session on C*algebras and von Neumann Algebras, IV

2:15 p.m.
Amenability of discrete quantum groups.
Edward George Effros, University of California, Los Angeles
ZhongJin Ruan*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88946344)

2:45 p.m.
The Haagerup constant for tensor products of C* algebras.
Allan Sinclair, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Roger Smith*, Texas A\thsp\&\thsp M University, College Station
(8894653)

3:15 p.m.
On certain multiplier C*algebras used in Etheory.
Gabriel Nagy*, Kansas State University
(8894655)

3:45 p.m.
More about noncommutative spheres.
Toshikazu Natsume*, State University of New York, Buffalo
Catherine L. Olsen, State University of New York, Buffalo
(8891652)

4:15 p.m.
Shifts on the hyperfinite II_1 factor.
Geoffrey Price*, United States Naval Academy
Robert Powers, University of Pennsylvania
(8894678)

4:45 p.m.
Numerical linear algebra and C*algebras.
William Arveson*, University of California, Berkeley
(88946744)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:35 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Quasiconformal Mappings in Analysis, IV

2:15 p.m.
A characterization of domains quasiconformally equivalent to the unit ball.
Nathan Soderborg*, Ann Arbor, Michigan
(88930169)

2:45 p.m.
Approximation of analytic functions via circle packings.
Kenneth Stephenson*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(88930223)

3:15 p.m.
Koenigs function, quasicircles and BMO.
Steffen Rohde*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(88930650)

3:45 p.m.
An argument principle for harmonic functions.
Peter Duren*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(88930378)

4:15 p.m.
Upper bound for distortion of capacity under conformal mapping.
Robert Thurman*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(88930136)

4:45 p.m.
Logarithmic coefficients of univalent functions in S.
Y. J. Leung*, University of Delaware
(88930184)

5:15 p.m.
Behavior of domain constants under conformal mappings.
Wancang Ma*, Pennsylvania College of Technology
David Minda, University of Cincinnati
(8893018)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:45 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Modern Methods in Continuum Theory, IV

2:15 p.m.
Simplyconnected plane continua have the fixedpoint property.
Charles L. Hagopian*, California State University, Sacramento
(88954156)

2:45 p.m.
Generalized disconnection numbers.
Gary A. Seldomridge*, Potomac State College
(88954268)

3:15 p.m.
On homogeneous totally disconnected spaces.
K. Kawamura, University of Saskatchewan
L. G. Oversteegen*, University of Alabama, Birmingham
E. D. Tymchatyn, University of Saskatchewan
(88954290)

3:45 p.m.
Splitting nhomotopy idempotents of finite polyhedra.
Alex Chigogidze*, University of Saskatchewan
(88955259)

4:15 p.m.
On the plane fixed point question.
Harold Bell*, University of Cincinnati
(88954185)

4:45 p.m.
A list of problems known as Houston Problem Book.
H. Cook, University of Houston, University Park
W. T. Ingram, University of Missouri, Rolla
A. Lelek*, University of Houston, University Park
(88954432)

5:15 p.m.
Problem Session

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Stochastic Analysis, IV

2:15 p.m.
Backward forward stochastic differential equations.
Fabio Antonelli*, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
(88960586)

2:45 p.m.
Forwardbackward stochastic differential equations and their applications.
Jin Ma*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(88960442)

3:15 p.m.
Poisson approximations to continuous security market models.
Heike Dengler*, Cornell University, Ithaca
(88960143)

3:45 p.m.
The valuation of foreign currency options under stochastic interest rates and systematic jumps using the Martingale approach.
Javier FernandezNavas*, Purdue University, West Lafayette and Instituto de Empresa, Madrid, Spain
(88960528)

4:15 p.m.
Variational problems of longterm "turnpike" policies.
Thaleia Zariphopoulou*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
ChiFu Huang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(88960371)

4:45 p.m.
Heavy traffic convergence of a controlled multiclass queueing system.
L. F. Martins, Carnegie Mellon University
S. E. Shreve*, Carnegie Mellon University
H. M. Soner, Carnegie Mellon University
(88960607)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.4:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications, IV

2:15 p.m.
Fighting the Hamiltonian chaos of quasiperiodic motion with nonlinear P.D.E. on a torus.
M. S. Berger*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(88935119)

2:45 p.m.
Nonlinear elliptic systems in unbounded domains.
C. V. Pao*, North Carolina State University
(88935168)

3:15 p.m.
Perturbation of the domain and regularity of the solutions of the bipolar fluid flow equations in polygonal domains.
Hamid Bellout, Northern Illinois University
Sheryl L. Wills*, Northern Illinois University
(88935292)

3:45 p.m.
On a class of semilinear parabolic equations with prescribed energy.
HongMing Yin*, University of Notre Dame
(88935686)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Topology of High Dimensional Manifolds, IV

2:15 p.m.
Busemann's conjecture is true when n=4.
Paul Thurston*, Cornell University, Ithaca
(88957267)

2:45 p.m.
Progress on mixed spaceforms.
C. W. Stark*, University of Florida
(88957281)

3:15 p.m.
Interiors of compact contractible manifolds are hyperbolic.
Fredric D. Ancel, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Craig R. Guilbault*, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
(88957477)

3:45 p.m.
The Euler characteristic of a nonpositively curved, piecewise Euclidean manifold.
Michael Davis*, Ohio State University, Columbus
Ruth Charney, Ohio State University, Columbus
(88957252)

4:15 p.m.
Manifolds which can not be leaves of foliations.
Oliver Attie*, McMaster University
Steven Hurder, University of Illinois, Chicago
(88953786)

4:45 p.m.
Flexible uniformly contractible manifolds.
Steven C. Ferry*, State University of New York at Binghamton
Shmuel Weinberger, University of Chicago
(88953207)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.4:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Numerical Analysis

2:15 p.m.
Efficiency comparisons of methods for integrating ODEs.
Michael E. Hosea*, Northern Illinois University
Lawrence F. Shampine, Southern Methodist University, Dallas
(88965192)

2:30 p.m.
A simple step size selection algorithm for ODE codes.
A. Witt*, Southern Methodist University, Dallas
L. F. Shampine, Southern Methodist University, Dallas
(88965196)

2:45 p.m.
On l_papproximate solutions of linear equations.
Jianming Miao*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Adi BenIsrael, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(88965404)

3:00 p.m.
Exact evaluation of a class of singular integrals.
Javad Abdalkhani*, Ohio State University, Lima
(88965392)

3:15 p.m.
Numerical integration for multivariable functions with point singularities.
Yajun Yang*, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
Kendall E. Atkinson, University of Iowa
(88965595)

3:30 p.m.
On the convergence order of Brent's algorithm.
Florian A. Potra, University of Iowa
Yixun Shi*, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
(88965354)

3:45 p.m.
On the geometry of Halley's method.
Thomas R. Scavo*, Syracuse, New York
John B. Thoo, University of California, Davis
(88965472)

4:00 p.m.
Block Schur decomposition of a matrix.
Purandar Sarmah*, University of Florida
(88965602)

4:15 p.m.
Nonuniformity of finite element error estimates for narrow Courant tetrahedrons.
Al Shenk*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(88965605)

4:30 p.m.
A locking free finite element for arches.
Changyi Chen*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(88965645)

4:45 p.m.
On the dynamics and the role of the imperfection for localization in thermoviscoplastic materials.
Dawn Lott Crumpler*, Northwestern University
Alvin Baylis, Northwestern University
Ted Belytschko, Northwestern University
Makarand Kulkarni, National Aeronautics & Space Administration, Virginia
(88965782)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Rings and Algebras

2:15 p.m.
Selfduality of squarefree rings.
Barbara D'Ambrosia*, University of Oregon
(88916389)

2:30 p.m.
Semicommutative phiregular rings.
Ayman R. Badawi*, Emory and Henry College
(88916146)

2:45 p.m.
Fully prime rings.
Hisaya Tsutsui*, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
William D. Blair, Northern Illinois University
(88916570)

3:00 p.m.
The maximal symmetric ring of quotients.
Scott Lanning*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(88916680)

3:15 p.m.
Automorphisms of projective modules and Bass's first stable range condition.
Michael J. Canfell*, University of New England,
(88916769)

3:30 p.m.
Localization of noncommutative rings at generalized multiplicarively closed sets.
Hossain Khabazian*, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran
(88916687)

3:45 p.m.
A note on module homomorphisms.
John Koker*, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
(88916596)

4:00 p.m.
A bosonic construction of a vertex operator paraalgebra for C_l^(1).
Michael D. Weiner*, State University of New York, Binghamton
(88917667)

4:15 p.m.
Stability of root multiplicities.
SeokJin Kang, University of Notre Dame
Duncan J. Melville*, St Lawrence University
(88917641)

4:30 p.m.
Quantized universal enveloping algebras and their duals.
M. Chakrabarti*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(88917703)

4:45 p.m.
Stable Artin algebras.
S. Jagadeeshan*, Syracuse University
Mark Kleiner, Syracuse University
(88916490)

5:00 p.m.
Coalgebras over the higher rank symplectic groups.
Anna Maria Paolucci*, University of Iowa
(88916763)

5:15 p.m.
The deformation complex for differential graded Hopf algebras.
Ronald N. Umble*, Millersville University of Pennsylvania
(88918571)

5:30 p.m.
The nonabelian tensor square of a 2Engel group.
Michael Bacon, University of Wisconsin, Platteville
LuiseCharlotte Kappe*, State University of New York, Binghamton
(88920276)

5:45 p.m.
Finite ncoverings of groups.
Marc A. Brodie*, Adirondack Community College, Queensbury, NY
(88920277)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Number Theory, II

2:15 p.m.
A new theory of primes.
Robert J. Mack*, Amherst, New York
(8891159)

2:30 p.m.
On Markoff and dispersion constants.
Amitabha Tripathi*, Indian Institute of Technology,
(88911394)

2:45 p.m.
Test of divisibility by any integer.
R. Kit Kittappa*, Millersville University
(88911568)

3:00 p.m.
Arithmetic equivalence and Iwasawa invariants.
Robert Perlis*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Nancy Segal, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(88911740)

3:15 p.m.
The representation of numbers as sums of unlike powers.
Kevin B. Ford*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88911191)

3:30 p.m.
Bernoulli numbers of general index.
C. Mus\`es*, Mathematics & Morphocology Education & Research Center
(88911165)

3:45 p.m.
Number field sieve with several large primes.
Peter L. Montgomery*, CWI, Amsterdam
(88911188)

4:00 p.m.
Some new examples of Stark's conjectures.
Brett A. Tangedal*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(88911467)

4:15 p.m.
Trace form relations via induced representations.
Patricia W. Beaulieu*, University of Southwestern Louisiana
Tommy Palfrey, Xavier University of Louisiana
(88911452)

4:30 p.m.
A new characterization of arithmetic equivalence.
Donna Stuart*, University of Nebraska, Omaha
Robert Perlis, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(88911550)

4:45 p.m.
Parametrizing Jacobians of hyperelliptic curves.
P. B. Van Wamelen*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(88911419)

5:00 p.m.
Dirichlettype theorems in projective space.
Stephanie M. Tyler*, University of Texas, Austin
(88911396)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:40 p.m.
AMS Session on Functional Analysis

2:15 p.m.
Nonlinear Carleman operators on Banach lattices.
William Feldman*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
(88946660)

2:30 p.m.
Bundles of Banach algebras, II.
J. W. Kitchen, Duke University
D. A. Robbins*, Trinity College
(88946131)

2:45 p.m.
Remarks on a paper of Abramovich, Aliprantis and Burkinshaw.
S. Swaminathan*, Dalhousie University
(88946493)

3:00 p.m.
A kernel theorem on the space [H_mu x A:B].
E. L. Koh, University of Regina
C. K. Li*, University of Regina
(88999801)

3:15 p.m.
Finding lost RadonNikodym derivatives.
G. Beate Zimmer*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88946633)

3:30 p.m.
Generalizing the compact range property.
Bryan Dawson*, Emporia State University
(88946423)

3:45 p.m.
Geometry of the dual and higher order duals of Orlicz spaces.
Shutao Chen, Harbin Normal University, Peoples Republic of China
Henryk Hudzik*, A Mickiewicz University, Poland,
Marek Wisla, A Mickiewicz University, Poland,
(88946777)

4:00 p.m.
Measures of noncompactness in Orlicz modular spaces.
Asuman G. Aksoy*, Claremont McKenna College
J.B. Baillon, University of Lyon IIMJ, France
(88946353)

4:15 p.m.
A note on Morita equivalence of twisted C*dynamical systems.
Steven P. Kaliszewski*, Dartmouth College
(88946762)

4:30 p.m.
Factorization in stable C*algebras.
Michael Leen*, University of Oregon
(88946622)

4:45 p.m.
Self adjoint idempotents.
John P. Holmes*, Auburn University, Auburn
(88946379)

5:00 p.m.
Taylor series expansions for eigenvalues and eigenfunctions of parametrized composition operators.
Chris Thron*, University of Kentucky
(88946390)

5:15 p.m.
On BH envelopes, convex series, and local completeness.
Jeff Connor, Ohio University, Athens
Gene Kaufman*, Ohio University, Athens
(88946520)

5:30 p.m.
Preliminary results on an explicit, smooth local patching for two balls in C^2.
Carl D. Mueller*, Georgia Southwestern College
(88932461)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Curriculum Projects in Undergraduate Mathematics

2:15 p.m.
A laboratory approach to introductory differential geometry.
Thomas F. Banchoff*, Brown University

2:40 p.m.
Combinatorics and discovery for firstyear students in the University of Michigan Honors College.
Joan Hutchinson*, Macalester College

3:05 p.m.
A new start for college mathematics.
Walter Meyer*, Adelphi College

3:30 p.m.
Snapshots of applications in mathematics.
Dennis Callas*, State University

3:55 p.m.
Elementary statistics laboratory.
John D. Spurrier*, University of South Carolina
Don Edwards, University of South Carolina
Lori A. Thombs, University of South Carolina

4:20 p.m.
Activitybased statistics: From sage on stage to energetic engagement.
Richard L. Scheaffer*, University of Florida

4:45 p.m.
An introductory mathematics course called CHANCE.
J. Laurie Snell*, Dartmouth College
Joan Garfield, University of Minnesota

5:10 p.m.
Algebra with applications to environmental issues.
Christopher Schaufele*, Kennesaw State College

5:35 p.m.
Future directions for NSF programs in undergraduate education.
Elizabeth Teles*, National Science Foundation
James H. Lightbourne, III, National Science Foundation

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.3:00 p.m.
AMS Panel Discussion
Future mathematics meetings: is change desirable?
Moderators:
Hugo Rossi, University of Utah
Panelists:
Johnny L. Houston, Elizabeth City State University
Andy R. Magid, University of Oklahoma
Catherine S. Roberts, University of Rhode Island
Kenneth A. Ross, University of Oregon, Eugene
Jean E. Taylor, Rutgers University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:15 p.m.3:00 p.m.
NAM Business Meeting

Saturday January 15, 1994, 2:45 p.m.4:00 p.m.
MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Quantitative Literacy Open Meeting

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Actuarial jobs for math majors: What they are and how to find them.
Organizers:
Jim Daniel, University of Texas at Austin

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians, III

3:15 p.m.
How meetings have and can support mathematical research.
Saunders Mac Lane*, University of Chicago
(88901301)

3:45 p.m.
Motivating interest in, attendance at, and participation in, various mathematics meetings.
Beauregard Stubblefield*, Houston, Texas
(88901613)

4:15 p.m.
Organizing an annual meeting.
Paul T. Bateman*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88901480)

4:45 p.m.
The evolution of joint meetings.
Kenneth A. Ross*, University of Oregon
(88901612)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#14: Part B
Interactive computer graphics laboratories for introductory differential geometry
Panelists:
Thomas F. Banchoff, Brown University

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#15: Part B
Designing questionbased mathematics courses
Panelists:
Lawrence E. Copes, Augsburg College
Su Doree, Augsburg College

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#16: Part B
Calculus: an active approach with projects
Panelists:
Stephen R. Hilbert, Ithaca College
John C. Maceli, Ithaca College
Diane D. Schwartz, Ithaca College
Stanley E. Seltzer, Ithaca College
Eric E. Robinson, Ithaca College

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#17: Part B
Teaching applied math via Maple
Panelists:
Robert J. Lopez, RoseHulman Institute of Technology

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.4:45 p.m.
MAA Committee on Mathematicians Outside Academia Panel Discussion
Mathematical life outside academiainput from the real world
Organizers:
Burton H. Colvin, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Robert J. Thompson, Sandia National Labs
Moderators:
S. Brent Morris, National Security Agency
Panelists:
Florence A. Fulk, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Joseph G. Smith, U.S. Marine Corps
Timothy Strotman, Structural Dynamics Research Corporation
Inquiries: meet@ams.org