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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego, CA, January 69, 2002
Meeting #973
Associate secretaries:
John L Bryant, AMS bryant@math.fsu.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
Tuesday January 8, 2002

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 7:00 a.m.8:00 a.m.
Joint Pi Mu Epsilon and MAA Student Chapter Advisors' Breakfast

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Many Lives of Lattice Theory and the Theory of Ordered Sets, with Connections to Combinatorics, I
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, University of Oxford and Vanderbilt University farley@math.vanderbilt.edu
Stefan E. Schmidt, New Mexico State University

7:30 a.m.
Ordered sets connected with semigroups.
Boris M. Schein*, University of Arkansas
(97306132)

8:00 a.m.
Lattice Decompositions of Multivariate Functions.
Juan K Lin*, Rutgers University, Department of Statistics
(97306157)

8:30 a.m.
Scaled Boolean Algebras.
Michael J Hardy*, Massachusetts Institue of Technology
(97306113)

9:00 a.m.
Splitting numbers for distributive lattices.
Dwight Duffus*, Emory University
Bill Sands, The University of Calgary
(97306223)

9:30 a.m.
Break.

10:00 a.m.
Partially Ordered Sets in Chemistry.
Douglas J. Klein*, Texas A&M University  Galveston
(973061044)

10:30 a.m.
Markov Processes on Posets and Stochastic Orderings.
William A Massey*, Princeton University
(97306152)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 7:30 a.m.7:30 p.m.
Employment Center
Scheduled interviews and interview center (see article for specific hours).

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Algorithmic Randomness, Computability, and Reals.
Rodney G. Downey*, Victoria University (New Zealand)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, I
Organizers:
Thomas Archibald, Acadia University tom.archibald@acadiau.ca
David E. Zitarelli, Temple University zit@unix.temple.edu

8:00 a.m.
Charles Hermite and the solution of the quintic.
Tom Archibald*, Acadia University
(97301738)

8:30 a.m.
An unpublished lecture by G. N. Watson on solving the quintic.
Bruce C. Berndt*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(97301748)

9:00 a.m.
On the History of Mathematics in Nazi Germany: Wilhelm S\"uss, president of the Deutsche MathematikerVereinigung from 1937 to 1945.
Volker R Remmert*, Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology (MIT)
(97301825)

9:30 a.m.
Different Motivations and Goals in the Historical Development of the Theory of Linear Inequalities: Interactions between mathematical fields, applied mathematics, and society.
Tinne H Kjeldsen*, Roskilde University (this year: Caltech)
(97301688)

10:00 a.m.
Heinrich Hertz's Principles of Mechanics.
Jesper Lutzen*, University of Copenhagen.Visiting Prof at Caltech
(97301768)

10:30 a.m.
Mario Pieri in the shadow of Peano, von Staudt, and Hilbert.
Elena A Marchisotto*, California State University Northridge
(97301676)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Dynamic Equations on Time Scales, II
Organizers:
Martin J. Bohner, University of Missouri, Rolla bohner@umr.edu
Billur Kaymakcalan, Georgia Southern University billur@gsaix2.cc.gasou.edu

8:00 a.m.
Variable Change for SturmLiouville Differential Expressions on Time Scales.
Calvin D Ahlbrandt, University of Missouri
Martin J Bohner*, Florida Institute of Technology
Tammy Voepel, Southern Illinois University
(973391211)

8:30 a.m.
Oscillation Criteria for Second Order Linear Equations on a Time Scale.
Lynn H Erbe*, University of Nebraska
(97334830)

9:00 a.m.
Solution Properties of Second Order Dynamic Equations on Discrete Time Scales.
Elvan AkinBohner*, Florida Institute of Technology
Joan Hoffacker, University of Georgia
(973391215)

9:30 a.m.
Oscillation of SecondOrder Linear Matrix Dynamic Equations on Measure Chains.
Michael K Kinyon*, Western Michigan University
(973341437)

10:00 a.m.
Sign Properties of Green's Functions for Disconjugate Dynamic Equations on Time Scales.
Paul W Eloe*, University of Dayton
(9733440)

10:30 a.m.
Crossed Symmetry and Computations of the Solutions of Second Order Boundary Value Problems on Time Scales.
Paul W Eloe, University of Dayton
Qin Sheng*, University of Dayton
Johnny Henderson, Auburn University
(97334449)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Probabilistic Methods in Combinatorics and the Internet, I
Organizers:
Fan Chung Graham, University of California San Diego fan@ucsd.edu
Van Vu, University of California San Diego

8:00 a.m.
On a Conjecture Relating Pebbling Numbers and Pebbling Thresholds.
Andrzej Czygrinow, Arizona State University (on leave at Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland)
Michelle Wagner*, Department of Defense
(973051285)

8:30 a.m.
Quasirandom Permutations: Theory and Practice.
Joshua N. Cooper*, University of California, San Diego
(973051332)

9:00 a.m.
Embedding graphs of bounded degree in sparse pseudorandom graphs.
Yoshiharu Kohayakawa*, Universidade de S\~ao Paulo
(973051304)

9:30 a.m.
Generating random colourings of a graph with high girth and maximum degree.
Michael Molloy*, University of Toronto
(973051265)

10:00 a.m.
Crossing Numbers for Random Graphs.
Joel H Spencer*, Courant Institute
(9730514)

10:30 a.m.
Soem recent results and questions concerning random regular graphs with high degree.
Van H Vu*, UCSD
(973051159)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebras, Forms, and Algebraic Groups, III
Organizers:
R. Skip Garibaldi, University of California Los Angeles skip@math.ucla.edu
David J. Saltman, University of Texas at Austin saltman@math.utexas.edu
Adrian R. Wadsworth, University of California San Diego arwadsworth@ucsd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Invariants of algebraic groups.
Alexander S Merkurjev*, UCLA
(973141231)

9:00 a.m.
Generic PicardVessiot extensions for connected linear algebraic groups.
Lourdes Juan*, Texas Tech University
(97313156)

9:30 a.m.
Generic forms for reductive Lie algebras and fineness of the moduli space of principle $G$bundles on a smooth projective curve.
William J Haboush*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(973141216)

10:00 a.m.
Admissible Nilpotent orbits of simple real exceptional Lie Groups.
Alfred G No\"el*, The University of Massachusetts, Boston
(9732218)

10:30 a.m.
Skewhermitian forms over quaternions and algebraic groups of outer type $D_4$.
Max A Knus*, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland
(973161317)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Developments in Analysis and Numerics of Fluid Problems (in memory of JacquesLouis Lions), I
Organizers:
Jie Shen, Pennsylvania State University and University of Central Florida shen@math.psu.edu
Shouhong Wang, Indiana University showang@indiana.edu
Xiaoming Wang, Iowa State University wang@math.iastate.edu

8:00 a.m.
Velocitycorrection methods for incompressible flows.
Jie Shen*, University of Central Florida
(97365654)

8:30 a.m.
A subgrid stabilization technique for approximating convectiondominated flow problems.
JeanLuc Guermond*, LIMSICNRS
(97365699)

9:00 a.m.
The Dirichlet Problem for the Stokes Equations in Lipschitz Domains.
Zhongwei Shen*, University of Kentucky
(97335685)

9:30 a.m.
A construction of robust exponential attractors.
Alain M Miranville*, Université de Poitiers
(97337638)

10:00 a.m.
Oscillation properties of the complex GinzburgLandau equation.
Igor Kukavica*, University of Southern California
(973351195)

10:30 a.m.
New scale of regularity spaces for the incompressible Euler equations.
Eitan Tadmor*, UCLA
(973351103)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Their Applications, I
Organizers:
Reza MalekMadani, United States Naval Academy
Peter A. McCoy, United States Naval Academy pam@nadn.navy.mil
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

8:00 a.m.
Level Set and PDE based methods in inverse problems, image processing, computer vision and graphics.
Stanley J Osher*, University of California, Los Angeles
(97365691)

9:00 a.m.
Undercompressive Shocks in Driven Film Flow.
Andrea L Bertozzi*, Duke University
(97335649)

9:30 a.m.
Image Inpainting: Models, Theory, and Applications.
Guillermo R. Sapiro*, University of Minnesota
(97335640)

10:00 a.m.
Computations of Multiphase Flows.
Smadar Karni*, University of Michigan
(97365997)

10:30 a.m.
An Existence Result on Positive Solutions for a Class of Semilinear Elliptic Systems.
D. D Hai, Mississippi State University
R. Shivaji*, Mississippi State University
(973351058)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Theory and Applications of Symmetric Functions, I
Organizers:
Adriano Garsia, University of California San Diego agarsia@ucsd.edu
Jeffrey B. Remmel, University of California San Diego jremmel@ucsd.edu

8:00 a.m.
Reduced Words Revisited.
Adriano M Garsia*, UCSD
(973051390)

8:30 a.m.
Combinatorics of the LascouxSch\"{u}tzenberger Tree.
David P Little*, UCSD
(973051406)

9:00 a.m.
qAnalogs of symmetric functions.
Michael A Zabrocki*, York University
Geanina Tudose, York University
(97305866)

9:30 a.m.
The plethysm of two Schur functions at hook and nearhook shapes.
Thomas M Langley*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
Jeffrey B Remmel, University of California, San Diego
(973051251)

10:00 a.m.
Trace Cocharacters and the Kronecker products of Schur Functions.
Joaquin O Carbonara*, Buffalo State College
Luisa Carini, Universita di Palermo
Jeffrey Remmel, UCSD
(973051110)

10:30 a.m.
Counting Tableaux and Subtableaux.
Herbert S Wilf*, University of Pennsylvania
(973051242)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Topology and Its Applications, I
Organizers:
Alexander Arhangelskii, Ohio University
Melvin Henriksen, Harvey Mudd College
James E. Keesling, University of Florida
Ralph D. Kopperman, City College of CUNY topann@att.net
John C. Mayer, University of Alabama at Birmingham

8:00 a.m.
Extremal Pseudocompact Topological Groups.
W. W. Comfort*, Wesleyan University
Jorge Galindo, Universitat Jaume I
(973221000)

8:30 a.m.
Tychonoff Expansions.
Wanjun Hu*, Wesleyan University CT
(97354342)

9:00 a.m.
The Dual Group of a Dense Subgroup.
W. W. Comfort, Wesleyan University
S. U. Raczkowski*, California State University, Bakersfield
F. J. TrigosArrieta, California State University, Bakersfield
(973221244)

9:30 a.m.
Topologies on the direct sum of topological Abelian groups.
Xabier E. Domínguez*, Universidade de A Coruña
María J. Chasco, Universidad de Navarra
(97320973)

10:00 a.m.
Sequential modifications of large Cantor cubes.
Gloria Tashjian*, Worcester, MA
(97354233)

10:30 a.m.
On cardinalities of cliques in Borel nonconvex sets.
Wieslaw Kubi\'s*, BenGurion University, BeerSheva, Israel
(973031270)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#13: Part B
Getting students involved in undergraduate research.
Organizers:
Aparna W. Higgins, University of Dayton
Joseph A. Gallian, University of Minnesota, Duluth
Stephen G. Hartke, Rutgers University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#3: Part B
Optimal use of technology in teaching geometry at the collegeuniversity level.
Organizers:
Subhash C. Saxena, Coastal Carolina University
Nick Jackiw, Key Curriculum Press

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#9: Part B
The Fibonacci and Catalan numbers.
Organizers:
Ralph P. Grimaldi, RoseHulman Institute of Technology

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Algebraic Topology and KTheory

8:00 a.m.
Prime Filtration in the Category of Noetherian Unstable Modules and Consequences (preliminary report).
Mara D Neusel*, University of Notre Dame
(9735545)

8:15 a.m.
The 2stranded Jones Polynomial and Virtual Knots: Preliminary Report.
Heather A Dye*, The University of Illinois at Chicago
(97355236)

8:30 a.m.
Nielsen numbers as bordism invariants.
Peter Saveliev*, Allegheny College
(97355576)

8:45 a.m.
Immersing 2Torsion Lens Spaces.
Thomas A Shimkus*, Lehigh University
(97355642)

9:00 a.m.
A Generalization of the Browning Invariant to Infinite Groups.
Katherine S Byler*, University of Oregon
(97355907)

9:15 a.m.
The $p$exponent of $\Phi W_{n,nk}$.
Michael J Fisher*, California State University, Fresno
(97355920)

9:30 a.m.
On the cohomology of the Steenrod algebra modulo nilpotents. (Preliminary Report).
Leyla Batakci*, Lehigh University
(97355925)

9:45 a.m.
The Malcev completion of the fundamental group.
Alan H Durfee*, Mount Holyoke College % Author's phone number. Maximum length is 25 characters.
(973551162)

10:00 a.m.
The Dieudonn\'e Ring for Ordinary Homology.
Kimberly R Elce*, University of Oregon
(973551171)

10:15 a.m.
LOT Complexes and the Whitehead Conjecture.
Travis R Kelm*, University of Oregon
(973551264)

10:30 a.m.
Efficiency Considerations in Computations with the Steenrod Algebra.
Vincent Giambalvo*, University of Connecticut
(973551282)

10:45 a.m.
On the Algebraic $K$Theory of $\Gamma_3$.
Ivonne Ortiz*, SUNYBinghamton
(973191379)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics and Graph Theory, II

8:00 a.m.
NonUnit examples of $(n,i,f)$ tube orders.
Barry A Balof*, Dartmouth College
Kenneth P Bogart, Dartmouth College
(97305871)

8:15 a.m.
Graphs with Cycle Lengths in a Certain Modularity Class for Small Moduli.
Stephen E Shauger*, Coastal Carolina University
(97305885)

8:30 a.m.
Critical Vertices in DotCritical Graphs.
Tamara A Burton*, Armstrong Atlantic State University
David Sumner, The University of South Carolina
(97305965)

8:45 a.m.
Break.

9:00 a.m.
Bipartite Rainbow Ramsey Numbers.
Linda L Eroh*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Ortrud Oellermann, University of Winnipeg
(973051011)

9:15 a.m.
Rado numbers for the equation $\sum_{i=1}^{m1}x_{i}+c=x_{m},$ for negative values of $c$.
Wojciech K Kosek*, South Dakota State University
Daniel Schaal, South Dakota State University
(973051013)

9:30 a.m.
Domination parameters and $\alpha$domination in digraphs and tournaments.
Larry J Langley*, University of the Pacific
Sarah K Merz, University of the Pacific
Dustin Stewart, University of Colorado, Denver
Coburn Ward, University of the Pacific
(973051050)

9:45 a.m.
Some Results on $k$insulated Sets.
Elena Grigorescu*, Bard College
(973051080)

10:00 a.m.
TreeTolerance Representations for Trees.
Mary Ann Saadi*, Fitchburg State College
(973051092)

10:15 a.m.
Asymptotic Packing of 2SetDisjointVertex Hypergraph using a Branching Process.
Collin Raymond*, Arizona State University
(973051120)

10:30 a.m.
Pebbling the $n$path.
Michael Jablonski*, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
(973051124)

10:45 a.m.
Gracefulness of random graphs.
Cody Patterson*, Texas A&M University
Collin Raymond, Arizona State University
(973051125)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Best Practices in Undergraduate Statistics Education
Organizers:
Mary M. Sullivan, Rhode Island College mmsullivan@ric.edu
Carolyn M. Cuff, Westminster College

8:00 a.m.
Does the price of chocolate chip cookies affect the quality?
Ann E Moskol*, Rhode Island College
(973J1387)

8:20 a.m.
Using Census Data to Make Comparisons Between Cities.
Laura A McSweeney*, Fairfield University
(973J1656)

8:40 a.m.
Inferential Statistics by Example: The Search for the Three Nicked Dice.
Kenneth D Dutch*, Centre College
(973J1385)

9:00 a.m.
Developing Understanding Among Statistical Representations.
Mary M Sullivan*, Rhode Island College
(973J1376)

9:20 a.m.
Sliding the Point Home: A Dynamic Software Tool for Illustrating Statistical Ideas.
Robin H Lock*, St. Lawrence University
(973J1636)

9:40 a.m.
Actvities in Experimental Design.
Daniel J. Teague*, NC School of Science & Mathematics
(973J1437)

10:00 a.m.
Angle of Repose.
Stuart F Boersma*, Central Washington University
Michele Hluchy, Alfred University
(973J1190)

10:20 a.m.
OneWay ANOVA Designs and Analysis using Legos.
Scott J Seipel, Middle Tennessee State University
Ginger Holmes Rowell*, Middle Tennessee State University
(973J1585)

10:40 a.m.
Scenarios for Statistics: some animations of real data analysis with Macromedia Flash 5.
Susan P Holmes*, Stanford University
(973J1373)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Redefining What a Modern ``College Algebra" Experience Means, I
Organizers:
Sheldon P. Gordon, SUNY at Farmingdale gordonsp@farmingdale.edu
Florence S. Gordon, New York Institute of Technology
Arlene H. Kleinstein, SUNY at Farmingdale
Mary Robinson, University of New Mexico, Valencia Campus
Linda H. Boyd, Georgia Perimeter College
Caren Diefenderfer, Hollins University

8:00 a.m.
A Contextual Definition of Functions for the College Algebra Course.
Scott R Herriott*, Maharishi University of Management
(973K1427)

8:20 a.m.
Why Can't a Turkey Fly: The Power of Power Functions.
Florence S Gordon*, New York Institute of Technology
(973K11117)

8:40 a.m.
College Algebra Reform Through Interdisciplinary Applications.
William P Fox*, Francis Marion University
Richard D West, Francis Marion University
(973K1299)

9:00 a.m.
The effect of an interdisciplinary algebra/science course on students' problem solving skills, critical thinking skills, and attitudes towards mathematics.
Karla J Oty*, University of Southern Colorado
Brett M Elliott, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
(973K1390)

9:20 a.m.
A Conservative Approach to Reform College Algebra.
Ronald J Harshbarger*, Unv. of South CarolinaBeaufort
Lisa S Yocco, Georgia Southern Univ.
(973K1201)

9:40 a.m.
College Algebra Reform in a Traditional Department.
Linda Martin*, Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute
(973K1264)

10:00 a.m.
Preparing for Calculus Using Mathematica: A Laboratory Approach.
Barry Cherkas*, Hunter College (CUNY)
(973K1307)

10:15 a.m.
Using Compound Interest to Motivate the Study of Exponential Functions in College Algebra.
Michael J Cullinane*, Keene State College
(973K1244)

10:30 a.m.
The Probability of Factorable Quadratics: Motivation for Completing the Square and the Quadratic Formula.
Michael J. Bosse'*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
N. R. Nandakumar, Delaware State University
(973K1500)

10:45 a.m.
Project Enhanced College Algebra at Framingham State College.
Sarah L Mabrouk*, Framingham State College
(973K1647)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Strategies for Increasing the Diversity of Students in Mathematics
Organizers:
William Yslas Velez, University of Arizona, Tucson velez@math.arizona.edu
Marjorie Enneking, Portland State University
William A. Hawkins, SUMMA
Michael B. Freeman, University of Kentucky
Robert E. Megginson, University of Michigan
Wade Ellis, West Valley College

8:00 a.m.
Apache Math Camp  A summer program at the University of Arizona.
Daniel J Madden*, University of Arizona
(973L1840)

8:20 a.m.
Reflections on Efforts to Increase Female Participation in Mathematics.
Harvey B Keynes*, University of Minnesota
Andrea M Olson, University of Minnesota
(973L1662)

8:40 a.m.
Increasing Retention in the Mathematical Sciences through Creation of Communities at the University of the Virgin Islands.
Camille A McKayle*, University of the Virgin Islands
(973L1630)

9:00 a.m.
Workshops Can Also Increase the Numbers of Women in Mathematics.
Elizabeth W McMahon*, Lafayette Ccollege
(973L1575)

9:20 a.m.
Multicultural Mathematics.
Rachel W Hall*, St. Joseph's University
(973L1503)

9:40 a.m.
The Mississippi Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation.
Charles C Alexander*, University of Mississippi
(973L1488)

10:00 a.m.
Pathways to Careers in Mathematics and Computer Science for Urban Minority Students.
Elaine A Terry, Saint Joseph's University
Deborah Lurie, Saint Joseph's University
Stephen Cooper*, Saint Joseph's University
(973L1295)

10:20 a.m.
Successful Approaches for the Recruitment and Retention of Underrepresented Students in Mathematics.
Yolanda Manzano*, Baylor University  NSF Summer Intern
Dennis E Davenport, NSF  Program Director  Division of Undergraduate Education
(973L164)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Using Examples from Sports to Enhance the Teaching of Mathematics, I
Organizers:
Robert E. Lewand, Goucher College blewand@goucher.edu
Howard L. Penn, U.S. Naval Academy

8:00 a.m.
Home Run Hitting.
Howard L Penn*, United States Naval Academy
(973M1308)

8:20 a.m.
Exceedances in Sports.
Farzad D Noubary*, Penn State University Schreyer Honors College
(973M120)

8:40 a.m.
How Far Does a Marathoner {\it Really} Run?
Robert N Talbert*, Franklin College
(973M1341)

9:00 a.m.
The Michael Jordan Problem: Solving a system of linear inequalities for lattice points.
Daniel J. Teague*, NC School of Science & Mathematics
(973M1436)

9:20 a.m.
What the Shortstop Sees.
Elton Graves*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(973M1185)

9:40 a.m.
An Analysis of Scoring Algorithms in Boxing.
Robert E Lewand*, Goucher College
(973M1793)

10:00 a.m.
Elementary Modeling and the Olympics.
Jeffrey W Clark*, Elon University
(973M1228)

10:20 a.m.
Applications of College Algebra in Exercise and Sports Science.
Scott R Herriott*, Maharishi University of Management
Ken Daley, Maharishi University of Management
(973M1489)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
SIGMAA on Research on Undergraduate Mathematics Education, I
Organizers:
Julie Morrisett Clark, Hollins University jclark@hollins.edu

8:00 a.m.
A comparative investigation in college algebra of student appeals to authority in written mathematical justification.
Shandy Hauk*, University of Northern Colorado
Matthew Isom, Arizona State University
(973S1671)

8:20 a.m.
The Evolution of Preservice Elementary Teachers' Beliefs in a ReformOriented Instructional Environment.
Jeff D. Farmer*, University of Northern Colorado
Janet Stapleton, University of Northern Colorado
(973S1709)

8:40 a.m.
Cognitive structures and their role in success in algebra courses.
Lillie F Crowley*, Lexington Community College
(973S1618)

9:00 a.m.
Preservice Teachers' Understanding of Mathematical Logic: A Preliminary Report.
Harel Barzilai*, Salisbury University
Homer W Austin, Salisbury University
(973S1386)

9:20 a.m.
The Role of Culture in International Teaching Assistants' Beliefs about Mathematics and the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics: A Preliminary Report.
Thomas C DeFranco*, UCONN
Jean M McGivneyBurelle, UCONN
(973S1472)

9:40 a.m.
An examination of the knowledge base for teaching among university mathematics faculty.
Kimberly B Santucci*, University of Connecticut
Thomas C DeFranco, University of Connecticut
Jean McGivneyBurelle, University of Connecticut
(973S1426)

10:00 a.m.
The Student Take on the EpsilonDelta Definition of a Limit.
Eileen Fernandez*, Montclair State University
(973S1561)

10:20 a.m.
Calculus students' views about justification in mathematics: preliminary report.
Margaret L Morrow*, Plattsburgh State University of New York
Manya Raman, University of California at Berkeley
(973S1627)

10:40 a.m.
Actual infinity: mental constructions and metaphors.
Anne Brown*, Indiana University South Bend
Michael McDonald, Occidental College
Kirk Weller, Bethel College
(973S1558)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
PME Council

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Field Theory and Linear Algebra

8:15 a.m.
Symmetrizing sets and multiaffine polynomials.
Micah J Smukler*, Harvey Mudd College
Weiqing Gu, Harvey Mudd College
(973151432)

8:30 a.m.
A bivariate analogue to the composed product of polynomials.
Kent M Neuerburg*, Southeastern Louisiana University
Donald Mills, U.S. Military Academy
(9731288)

8:45 a.m.
RootBased Compositions of Certain Classes of Multivariate Polynomials.
Donald D Mills*, U.S. Military Academy
Kent M Neuerburg, Southeastern La. Univ.
(97312172)

9:00 a.m.
Uncountable Subfields of the Reals.
Ronald E Rietz*, Gustavus Adolphus College
(97312330)

9:15 a.m.
Twin Irreducible Polynomials over Finite Fields  Theoretical Results.
Gove W Effinger*, Skidmore College
Kenneth H Hicks, Ohio University
Gary L Mullen, Penn State University
(97312824)

9:30 a.m.
Twin Irreducible Polynomials over Finite Fields  Numerical Results.
Gove W Effinger, Skidmore College
Kenneth H Hicks*, Ohio University
Gary L Mullen, Penn State University
(97312851)

9:45 a.m.
Galois module structure of $K^{\times}/K^{\times p}$ for $[K:F]=p$.
J\'an Min\'a\v{c}, University of Western Ontario
John Swallow*, Davidson College
(973121091)

10:00 a.m.
Isomorphism Classes of Hyperelliptic Function Fields.
Mark J Motley*, University of Kentucky
(973121381)

10:15 a.m.
On Preserving Structured Matrices Using Double Bracket Operators: Tridiagonal and Toeplitz Matrices.
Kenneth R Driessel, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Irvin R Hentzel, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Wasin So*, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
(97315261)

10:30 a.m.
Geometrical representation of M and inverse M matrices.
Yoshimitsu Iwasaki*, Okayama University of Science
(97315823)

10:45 a.m.
$P_0$ matrices and related completion problems.
Luz M DeAlba*, Drake University
(97315896)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Topology, I
Organizers:
Jeffrey C. Lagarias, AT\&T Research Laboratories jcl@research.att.com
William H. Jaco, Oklahoma State University jaco@math.okstate.edu

8:30 a.m.
New bounds for Betti numbers of semialgebraic sets and algorithms for computing them.
Saugata Basu*, Georgia Institute of Technology.
(973541289)

9:00 a.m.
Optimal geometry in topology.
John M Sullivan*, Univ. of Illinois
(973531228)

9:30 a.m.
Recognizing String Graphs in NP.
Marcus Schaefer, DePaul University
Eric Sedgwick*, DePaul University
Daniel Stefankovic, University of Chicago
(973681170)

10:00 a.m.
On the AndrewsCurtis conjecture and Algorithms from Topology.
Siddhartha Gadgil*, SUNY at Stony Brook
(97320868)

10:30 a.m.
A special case of the weak hyperbolization conjecture.
Murray J Elder*, Texas A&M University
Jonathon P McCammond, Texas A&M University
John Meier, Lafayette College
(973571046)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
The role of rotation numbers in dynamical systems.
John M. Franks*, Northwestern University
(9733707)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Some applications of inner models.
Martin Zeman*, University of California Irvine

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Special Presentation
The Global Classroom: Live elearning over the web.
Organizers:
Marcelle Bessman, Jacksonville University
Douglas A. Quinney, Keele University, UK

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:15 a.m.
MAA Project NExT Panel Discussion
Time for your first sabbatical...Now what?
Organizers:
Cheri L. Boyd, Nazareth College
Mark R. Parker, Carroll College
Panelists:
David L. Allen, Eastern Oregon University
Thomas H. Barr, Rhodes College
Christine L. Kinsey, Canisius College
William A. Marion, Valparaiso University
Cynthia J. Woodburn, Pittsburgh State University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Special Presentation
Grantwriting workshop for proposals to the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education.
Organizers:
Dennis E. Davenport, NSF/Division of Undergraduate Education
James H. Lightbourne, NSF/Division of Undergraduate Education
Elizabeth J. Teles, NSF/Division of Undergraduate Education
Lee L. Zia, NSF/Division of Undergraduate Education

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Mathematics in a postmodern age.
Organizers:
Russell W. Howell, Westmont College, Santa Barbara
W. James Bradley, Calvin College
Panelists:
W. James Bradley,
Calvin Jongsma, Dordt College
Moderators:
Russell W. Howell,

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Committee on the Participation of WomenWomen and Mathematics Network Special Presentation
Successful mathematics outreach programs for women and girls.
Organizers:
Elizabeth G. Yanik, Emporia State University
Virginia G. Kasten, General Motors
Kathleen A. Sullivan, Seattle University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Book Sales and Exhibits

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 9:45 a.m.10:45 a.m.
AMS Committee on Meetings and Conferences Panel Discussion
New directions at the NSF.
Moderators:
Tony F. Chan, UCLA
Panelists:
Douglas N. Arnold, Institute for Mathematics \& Applications
David Eisenbud, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Mark L. Green, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics
Michael F. Singer, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Philippe Tondeur, NSF Division of Mathematical Sciences

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 10:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Special Presentation
Who wants to be a mathematician?
Organizers:
Michael A. Breen, AMS
Annette W. Emerson, AMS
William T. Butterworth, Barat College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Invited Address
Meromorphic continuation of Lfunctions.
Richard Lawrence Taylor*, Harvard University
(9731106)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 10:10 a.m.11:00 a.m.
ASL Contributed Talks

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
AMSMAA Invited Address
Harmonic numbers and the ABCconjecture.
Hendrik W. Lenstra, Jr.*, University of California Berkeley
(9731116)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
AMS Colloquium Lectures: Lecture III
Entropy Methods for Partial Differential Equations: Maximum principle methods.
Lawrence Craig Evans*, University of California Berkeley
(9733505)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Expressing graph and topological connectivity over the reals.
Leonid Libkin*, University of Toronto

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, II
Organizers:
Thomas Archibald, Acadia University tom.archibald@acadiau.ca
David E. Zitarelli, Temple University zit@unix.temple.edu

1:00 p.m.
Turning the Pages: Tracing the Development of NineteenthCentury Mathematics in Britain through the Pages of Its Scientific Journals.
Sloan E Despeaux*, University of Virginia
(97301820)

1:30 p.m.
``Spreading the Gospel'': Gertrude M. Cox and the ISI Education Committee.
Patti W Hunter*, Westmont College
(97301730)

2:00 p.m.
James Joseph Sylvester at the University of Virginia: More to the Story.
Karen H Parshall*, University of Virginia
(97301660)

2:30 p.m.
Innovation and Adaption: The Content of the Curriculum in Lowerlevel 19th Century Mathematics Teaching.
Eisso J Atzema*, University of Maine
(97301819)

3:00 p.m.
The French Influence on the United States Military Academy.
Amy E Shell*, United States Military Academy
(9730150)

3:30 p.m.
Oswald Veblen, Elizabeth Wilson and the Mathematics of the First World War.
David Alan Grier*, George Washington University
(9730175)

4:00 p.m.
The role of manifolds in the history of topology and analysis.
Erwin O Kreyszig*, Carleton University
(97301733)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Dynamic Equations on Time Scales, III
Organizers:
Martin J. Bohner, University of Missouri, Rolla bohner@umr.edu
Billur Kaymakcalan, Georgia Southern University billur@gsaix2.cc.gasou.edu

1:00 p.m.
Survey of Dynamic Inequalities on Time Scales.
Billur Kaymakcalan*, Georgia Southern University
(973341259)

1:30 p.m.
Some function space inequalities and their application to oscillation problems in differential equations.
Richard Brown, University of Alabama
Stephen Clark*, University of MissouriRolla
Don Hinton, University of Tennessee
(973341039)

2:00 p.m.
Existence and Uniqueness Results for Discrete Second Order Periodic Boundary Value Problems.
Ferhan Atici*, Visiting Assoc. Prof./ Western Kentucky University
Alberto Cabada, Prof. Dr./ Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
(97339970)

2:30 p.m.
Search for solutions to a basic PDE on time scales.
Jo Hoffacker*, University of Georgia
(97335829)

3:00 p.m.
Integral Equations on a Measure Chain  Part I.
Eric R Kaufmann*, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Nickolai Kosmatov, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
(9734577)

3:30 p.m.
Integral Equations on a Measure Chain  Part II.
Nickolai Kosmatov*, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Eric R Kaufmann, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
(9734578)

4:00 p.m.
Coupled Solutions and a Quasilinearization Technique for Dynamic Equations on Time Scales.
Bonita A Lawrence*, Marshall University
Billur Kaymakcalan, Georgia Southern
(973341284)

4:30 p.m.
Discussion

5:00 p.m.
Discussion

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, I
Organizers:
Elizabeth Arnold, Texas A\&M University barnold@math.tamu.edu
Amelia Taylor, Rutgers University ataylor@math.rutgers.edu

1:00 p.m.
Common transversals and tangents in ${\mathbb P}^3$.
Gabor Megyesi, UMIST, Manchester, England
Frank Sottile*, University of Masssachusetts, Amherst
Thorsten Theobald, Technical University, Munich
(97314999)

1:30 p.m.
The Hilbert function points in $\mathbb{P}^{n_1} \times \cdots \times \mathbb{P}^{n_k}$.
Adam Van Tuyl*, Lakehead University
(973131031)

2:00 p.m.
Properties of squarefree monomial ideals.
Sara Faridi*, George Washington University
(973131287)

2:30 p.m.
Parallel Implementation of Buchberger's Algorithm on USNA's Armada. .
William N Traves*, U.S. Naval Academy
(97313826)

3:00 p.m.
Computing Gröbner bases on Supercomputers.
Anton Leykin*, University of Minnesota
(973141155)

3:30 p.m.
Using Valuations of Maximal Rank to Compute Gr\"obner Bases.
Edward C Mosteig*, Tulane University
(973131219)

4:00 p.m.
Self intersections of bicubic surfaces.
Michael Stillman*, Cornell University
Andre Galligo, University of Nice
(973131362)

4:30 p.m.
Explicit inversion formulas for a model in diffuse tomography.
F. Alberto Grunbaum, UC Berkeley
Laura F Matusevich*, UC Berkeley
(97392677)

5:00 p.m.
Polygon recognition and symmetry detection.
Mireille Boutin*, Brown University
(973531122)

5:30 p.m.
Symbolic and numeric implicitization of families of curves, surfaces and hypersurfaces.
Ilias S. Kotsireas*, Ontario Research Centre for Computer Algebra
(973141252)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Coding Theory, III
Organizers:
Marcus Grefrath, San Diego State University gref@inaba.math.uniduisburg.de
Michael E. O'Sullivan, San Diego State University mosulliv@math.sdsu.edu
Roxana N. Smarandache, San Diego State University rsmarand@nd.edu

1:00 p.m.
Algebraic temptations in the theory of codes on graphs.
Robert Michael Tanner*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(97394827)

2:00 p.m.
Codes, graphs, expanders and girth.
Ian F. Blake*, University of Toronto
(97394845)

2:30 p.m.
On the Derivation of LDPC and Turbo Codes from Graphs with Large Girth.
Pascal O Vontobel*, Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Joachim Rosenthal, Notre Dame University
(973941292)

3:00 p.m.
Algebra of Low Density Parity Check Codes.
Emina Soljanin*, Bell Labs, Lucent
Elke Offer, Munich University of Technology
(973941272)

3:30 p.m.
An alternative pointcounting algorithm for elliptic curves.
Kristin E Lauter*, Microsoft Research
Peter Montgomery, Microsoft Research
(973111361)

4:00 p.m.
New watermarking schemes from coding theory.
Nigel Boston*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(973941355)

4:30 p.m.
A class of near optimal polynomial codes.
Nuh Aydin*, The Ohio State University
Dijen K. RayChaudhuri, The Ohio State University
(97305227)

5:00 p.m.
Selfdual codes and zeta functions.
Iwan Duursma*, U of Illinois at UC
(973111202)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Topology, II
Organizers:
Jeffrey C. Lagarias, AT\&T Research Laboratories jcl@research.att.com
William H. Jaco, Oklahoma State University jaco@math.okstate.edu

1:00 p.m.
The Complexity of Knot Genus.
Joel Hass*, University of California, Davis
Ian Agol, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
William P Thurston, University of California, Davis
(97357773)

1:30 p.m.
New algorithms from normal surfaces theory.
Ben Burton, Oklahoma State University
William Jaco*, Oklahoma State University
David Letscher, Oklahoma State University
J. Hyam Rubinstein, University of Melbourne
(973571472)

2:00 p.m.
Normal Surface Theory and Minimal Triangulations.
Alexander C Barchechat*, UC Davis
(97354765)

2:30 p.m.
Comparing Triangulations of $3$Manifolds.
David M Letscher*, Oklahoma State
(973571132)

3:00 p.m.
Tabulation of classical links  the state of the game.
Morwen B Thistlethwaite*, University of Tennessee
(973571065)

3:30 p.m.
Polynomial time complexity algorithm for computing coefficients of the JonesConway (Homflypt) and Kauffman polynomials of links.
Jozef H Przytycki*, George Washington University
(973571068)

4:00 p.m.
Constraints on Vassiliev invariants and their complexity.
Oliver T Dasbach*, Oklahoma State University
XiaoSong Lin, UC Riverside
(97357882)

4:30 p.m.
Dehn filling on outside torus of 1bridge knot exterior.
YingQing Wu*, University of Iowa
(973571157)

5:00 p.m.
Discussion

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Hybrid Systems, I
Organizers:
Elena Litsyn, BenGurion University elenal@wisdom.weizmann.ac.il
A. S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@louisiana.edu

1:00 p.m.
Stability Properties of Hybrid Fuzzy Differential Equations.
M Sambandham*, Morehouse College
(97334401)

1:30 p.m.
A Neurocomputing Approach to Solving Partial Differential Equations.
Laurene V Fausett*, Georgoia Southern University
(97335397)

2:00 p.m.
Qualitative theory of Hybrid Systems and impulse effects.
Seenith Sivasundaram*, EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University
(97334678)

2:30 p.m.
Integrodifferential Hybrid Systems.
Sonya A Stephens*, Florida A&M University
(97337797)

3:00 p.m.
On Partial Stability and Boundedness of Discontinuous Dynamical Systems.
Anthony N Michel*, University of Notre Dame
Alexander P Molchanov, Institute of Control Sciences
Ye Sun, University of Notre Dame
(97393805)

3:30 p.m.
Universal Contingent Claims and Multiplicative Measures.
Valery A Kholodnyi*, TXU Energy Trading
(97390992)

4:00 p.m.
Hybrid Control via Finsler Spaces and Connections.
Anil Nerode*, Cornell University
Wolf Kohn, Hynomics Corporation
(973931055)

4:30 p.m.
Fundamental Theory of Control of Systems Involving a Kronecker Product of Matrices.
Kanuri N Murty*, Georgia Southern University
Donald W Fausett, Georgia Southern University
(973341071)

5:00 p.m.
Variational Lyapunov Method for Difference Equations.
Satyanarayana Dontha*, Florida Institute of Technology
(973001151)

5:30 p.m.
Quasilinearization for the Periodic Boundary Value Problem for Hybrid Impulsive Differential Equations.
Snezhana G. Hristova*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Aghalaya S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(97334852)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Many Lives of Lattice Theory and the Theory of Ordered Sets, with Connections to Combinatorics, II
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, University of Oxford and Vanderbilt University farley@math.vanderbilt.edu
Stefan E. Schmidt, New Mexico State University

1:00 p.m.
A quasiorder representation for set systems and its application to consensus theory.
Melvin F Janowitz*, DIMACS
Gary D Crown, Wichita, KS
(97306762)

1:30 p.m.
Database Security and Concentrating Sums of Vectors.
Jerrold R Griggs*, University of South Carolina
(97306835)

2:00 p.m.
A way to protect complex hierarchical information.
Marcus Greferath, San Diego State University
Stefan E Schmidt*, New Mexico State University
(97394115)

2:30 p.m.
TypeI and linear lattices.
Mark D Haiman*, U.C. Berkeley
(97306770)

3:00 p.m.
From Interval Orders through Trapezoid Orders and Beyond.
Kenneth P Bogart*, Dartmouth College
(97306147)

3:30 p.m.
Interval Orders, Graph Coloring, Hamiltonian Paths and $\alpha$Sequences: Part 1.
William T Trotter*, Arizona State University
(973061444)

4:00 p.m.
The Linear and Weak Discrepancy of an Ordered Set.
Peter C Fishburn, AT&T Shannon Laboratory
Paul J Tanenbaum, U.S. Army Research Laboratory
Ann N Trenk*, Wellesley College
(973061408)

4:30 p.m.
Lattice Theory in Economics.
Chris Shannon*, University of California, Berkeley
(97306153)

5:00 p.m.
Some Applications of Vector Lattices to Economics and Finance.
Charalambos D Aliprantis*, Purdue University
(97306418)

5:30 p.m.
Lattice Properties of Equilibrium Solutions in Mathematical Economics.
Neil E. Gretsky*, University of California, Riverside
(97390790)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Their Applications, II
Organizers:
Reza MalekMadani, United States Naval Academy
Peter A. McCoy, United States Naval Academy pam@nadn.navy.mil
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

1:00 p.m.
Discussion.

2:00 p.m.
Partial Differential Equations for Fluid Flow and Computer Graphics.
Ronald Fedkiw*, Stanford University
(97376969)

2:30 p.m.
KdVtype equations and Boussinesq systems.
Min Chen*, University of Central Florida
(97365865)

3:00 p.m.
Visualization of Multiple Solutions of Semilinear Elliptic Equations.
Goong Chen*, Texas A\&M Univ.
(973351019)

3:30 p.m.
Numerical Calculation of Critical Points of the Ginzburg Landau Functional.
John W Neuberger, University of North Texas
Robert J Renka*, University of North Texas
(97335354)

4:00 p.m.
Global wellposedness for the CamassaHolm equation in the energy norm.
Milena O Stanislavova*, University of MassachusettsAmherst
Atanas G Stefanov, University of MassachusettsAmherst
(973351038)

4:30 p.m.
Optimal design of a functionally graded elastic strip subjected to transient loading.
Ani P Velo*, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY
George A Gazonas, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Michael J Scheidler, Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
(97335950)

5:00 p.m.
Digital Inpainting Based on the MumfordShahEuler Image Model.
Jianhong Shen*, University of Minnesota
Selim Esedoglu, Inst. Math. Appl. (IMA)
(97368324)

5:30 p.m.
An Asymptotic Finite Deformation Analysis for an Isotropic Compressible Hyperelastic HalfSpace Subjected to a Tensile Point Load.
Debra A Warne*, James Madison University
Paul G Warne, James Madison University
(9737483)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates, I
Organizers:
Carl V. Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology cvlsma@rit.edu
Darren A. Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu

1:00 p.m.
The Shilov Boundary of Operator Spaces.
Kay L Kirkpatrick*, Montana State University
(97347249)

1:30 p.m.
A Probabilistic Aspect of a Continuous NowhereDifferentiable Function.
JerChin L Chuang*, Furman University
(97326217)

2:00 p.m.
Random Graphical Sequences.
Megan T Smith*, Lawrence University
Gabe Zimmer, East Tennessee State University
(97305915)

2:30 p.m.
An exposition of elementary matroid theory.
Jonah D Blasiak, Princeton University
Jennifer M Rowe, Belmont University
Oded Yacobi*, Cornell University
Lorenzo Traldi, Lafayette College
(97305416)

3:00 p.m.
Algebra and Matrix Normed Spaces.
Seth M Hain*, University of Nebraska  Lincoln
(97346619)

3:30 p.m.
Continuity of the norm of a composition operator.
David B Pokorny*, UC Berkeley
Daniel McGinn, Carleton
Jonathan E Shapiro, Cal Poly
(97330616)

4:00 p.m.
Approximate Statistical Moment Method for Uncertainty Propagation Applied to Aircraft Design Optimization.
Stephen G Penny*, James Madison University
(97349667)

4:30 p.m.
Common eigenvectors for matrices $X_1,\ldots,X_m$ when $X_iX_j$ is scalar for $i < j$.
Adam H Berliner*, Carleton College
(97315853)

5:00 p.m.
Convergence of a family of random walks on the $d$dimensional torus.
Timothy M Prescott*, Harvey Mudd College
Francis E Su, Harvey Mudd College
(973601192)

5:30 p.m.
On two consecutive blocks with equal sums in a $\mathbf{Z}$coloring of the integers.
John B Gonzalez*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(973111424)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Stochastic Processes and Functional Analysis (in honor of M. M. Rao), I
Organizers:
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu
Randall J. Swift, California State Polytechnic University Pomona randall.swift@wku.edu

1:00 p.m.
Reflections on M.M. Rao.
J. J. Uhl*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(97300898)

1:15 p.m.
Stochastic analysis and function spaces.
M.M. Rao*, Univ. of California, Riverside
(97360883)

2:00 p.m.
Nonstationary Stochastic Processes on Amenable Groups.
Bertram M Schreiber*, Wayne State University
(97360886)

2:30 p.m.
Harmonizable Processes and Fields.
Randall J Swift*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(97360944)

3:00 p.m.
Ergodicity and extremality of AMS sources and channels.
Yuichiro Kakihara*, California State University, San Bernardino
(97360906)

3:30 p.m.
Renormalization, GramSchmidt orthogonalization and generating functions.
N. Asai, International Institute for Advanced Studies
I Kubo, Hiroshima University
H H Kuo*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(97346903)

4:00 p.m.
Subdifferentiability and the Duality Gap.
Neil E. Gretsky*, Mathematics Department, University of California, Riverside
Joseph M. Ostroy, Economics Department, University of California, Los Angeles
William R. Zame, Economics Department, University of California, Los Angeles
(97390789)

4:30 p.m.
Geographic mosaics in coevolving populations with spatially uniform selection regimes.
Jennifer Switkes*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Michael Moody, Harvey Mudd College
(973351218)

5:00 p.m.
Pulse waves in elastic tubes.
Radu C Cascaval*, University of Missouri, Columbia
(97335897)

5:30 p.m.
Integrated Gaussian processes and their reproducing kernel Hilbert spaces.
Milan N Lukic*, Viterbo University
(97360169)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Topology and Its Applications, II
Organizers:
Alexander Arhangelskii, Ohio University
Melvin Henriksen, Harvey Mudd College
James E. Keesling, University of Florida
Ralph D. Kopperman, City College of CUNY topann@att.net
John C. Mayer, University of Alabama at Birmingham

1:00 p.m.
Indecomposable continua in dynamics.
John C Mayer*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(973541338)

1:30 p.m.
A Semilinear Model for the Complex Exponential Map.
Robert L Devaney, Boston University
M\'onica Moreno Rocha*, Boston University, Boston, MA
(97337674)

2:00 p.m.
Conposants and the Structure of Periodic Orbits for Interval Maps.
David J Ryden*, Tulane University
(973541240)

2:30 p.m.
Homological Rotation Vectors and Lyapunov Functions.
John M. Alongi*, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo
(97337785)

3:00 p.m.
A generalization of Knaster continua to higher dimensions.
Vincent A Ssembatya*, University of Florida
James E Keesling, University of Florida
(97354975)

3:30 p.m.
Cardinality Restrictions of Ometrizable and Symmetrizable Spaces.
Dimitrina N Stavrova*, Miami University
(97354778)

4:00 p.m.
The Topological Entropy of Extensions of Adding Machine Maps to Intervals.
James Keesling*, University of Florida
Louis Block, University of Florida
Jianhua Xie, Southwest Jiaotong University
(973541094)

4:30 p.m.
On asymptotic dimension of groups acting on trees.
Gregory C Bell*, University of Florida
Alexander N Dranishnikov, University of Florida
(973201318)

5:00 p.m.
The Isotopic Realization Problem, derived limits, and almost nilpotent quotients of the fundamental group of a link.
Sergey A Melikhov*, University of Florida
(973571006)

5:30 p.m.
The $A$ polynomial of twist knots.
Thomas W Mattman*, CSU, Chico
Isaiah P Lankham, CSU, Chico
(97357986)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#10: Part B
A dynamical systems approach to the differential equations course.
Organizers:
Paul A. Blanchard, Boston University
Robert L. Devaney, Boston University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#14: Part B
Viewing mathematics via interrelations, for undergraduate courses.
Organizers:
Simon R. Quint, Stockton College of New Jersey

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#4: Part B
Environmental mathematics.
Organizers:
Ben Fusaro, Florida State University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Calculus of Variations

1:00 p.m.
Solution of Variational Problems via Hybrid of Piecewise Constant and Continuous Orthogonal Functions.
Mohsen Razzaghi*, Mississippi State University
(97349222)

1:15 p.m.
Optimal Control of an HIV Immunology Model.
Hem R Joshi*, University of Tennessee
(97349804)

1:30 p.m.
The Minimum Surface Problem Solved by Equivalent Problems.
Donald R. Snow*, Brigham Young University
(97349948)

1:45 p.m.
Optimal Control Solution to Integrodifferential Operator Systems Using Dynamic Programming.
Reza R Ahangar*, University of Central Arkansas
Stavros Belbas, University of Alabama
(973491083)

2:00 p.m.
Optimization and modeling of the process of photosynthesis in cottonplant.
Fahriddin K Bazarbayev*, "AndUslubPahta" ResearchProduction Center
(973491084)

2:15 p.m.
A New Formulation and Euler Equation for a Strong, Pathwise, Stochastic Calculus of Variations Problem.
John Gregory*, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Harry R Hughes, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
(973491131)

2:30 p.m.
An Algorithm for Finding Rational Interpolating Functions with Control Constraints.
Rebecca L Sparks*, Rhode Island College
(973491156)

2:45 p.m.
Noethertype Theorems for the Generalized Variational Principle of Herglotz with One and Several Independent Variables.
Bogdana A Georgieva*, Pacific University
Ronald B Guenther, Oregon State University
(97335760)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Session on Ring Theory and Homological Algebra

1:00 p.m.
Break.

1:15 p.m.
Weakly Prime Ideals.
Eric E Smith*, University of Northern Iowa
(97313445)

1:30 p.m.
Formal Power Series and Composition.
XiaoXiong Gan*, Morgan State University
(97313693)

1:45 p.m.
Multiplicative Invariants of Subgroups of Reflection Groups.
Marc S Renault*, Temple University
(973131090)

2:00 p.m.
Cohen Macaulay Rings Of Invariants.
Jawahar H Pathak*, Temple University
(973131142)

2:15 p.m.
Power Series and the Preservation of Flat Covers.
David W. Dempsey*, Jacksonville State University
(973131310)

2:30 p.m.
Burnside and Kurosh problems.
Lakhdar Hammoudi*, Miami University
(9731615)

2:45 p.m.
Hopf Algebras Generated by a Coalgebra.
Charles B. Ragozzine*, SUNY Oneonta
(97316204)

3:00 p.m.
When is the Universal Enveloping Algebra of a Lie Color Algebra Entire?
Kenneth L Price*, UW Oshkosh
(97316523)

3:15 p.m.
Semiprime crossed products over copointed Hopf algebras.
Declan Quinn, Syracuse University
Serban Raianu*, Syracuse University
(97316780)

3:30 p.m.
Convolution algebras and fractional calculus.
Jason P Huffman*, Jacksonville State University
Henry E Heatherly, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(97316908)

3:45 p.m.
TwoSided Ideals of FiniteDimensional Algebras.
Leonid Krop*, DePaul University, Chicago
Stefan Catoiu, DePaul University, Chicago
William Chin, DePaul University, Chicago
(973161026)

4:00 p.m.
the prime spectrum for quantized hyperalgebras at roots of 1.
William Chin*, DePaul University
(973161048)

4:15 p.m.
Fourdimensional regular algebras mapping onto the 2Veronese ring of a 3dimensional regular algebra with generators of weights (1,1,2).
Darin R Stephenson*, Hope College
(973161112)

4:30 p.m.
$(+)$Admissible Sequences and the Preprojective Component.
Helene R Tyler*, Syracuse University
(973161184)

4:45 p.m.
Binomial Rings.
Jessica K Sklar*, Pacific Lutheran University
(973161328)

5:00 p.m.
Derived functors of Hom relative to flat covers.
Stephen T Aldrich*, Saint Mary's University of MN
Edgar E Enochs, University of Kentucky
Juan A Lopes Ramos, University of Almeria
(973181173)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics and Graph Theory, III

1:00 p.m.
Search for GroupInvariant Weighing Matrices W(60, 25).
Paul E Becker*, Penn State University  Erie
(97305111)

1:15 p.m.
The Number of Tableaux which Contain a Given Subtableau.
Aaron D. Jaggard*, University of Pennsylvania
(97305134)

1:30 p.m.
Inequalities for Polytopes.
Richard Ehrenborg*, University of Kentucky
(97305470)

1:45 p.m.
A Stirling Number Identity in a Generalized Context.
Theresa L Friedman, Willamette University
Paul Klingsberg*, St. Joseph's University
(97305836)

2:00 p.m.
Tightening Turyn's bound in Hadamard difference sets.
Ken W Smith*, Central Michigan University
(973051327)

2:15 p.m.
Least common multiples of cubes.
Peter Adams, University of Queensland
Darryn Bryant, University of Queensland
Saad ElZanati, Illinois State University
Barbara Maenhaut, The Open University
Charles Vanden Eynden*, Illinois State University
(973051129)

2:30 p.m.
Break.

2:45 p.m.
Matroids derived from cycle spaces of graphs and linear transformations.
Daniel C Slilaty*, Wright State University
(973051167)

3:00 p.m.
Break.

3:15 p.m.
Counting minimal paths in ndimensional digital space.
Kwang Ik Kim*, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Republic of Korea
(973051199)

3:30 p.m.
Complementary Graphs and the Chromatic Number.
Colin L Starr*, Stephen F. Austin State University
Galen E Turner, Louisiana Tech University
(973051207)

3:45 p.m.
On Detoursaturated Graphs.
Lowell W Beineke*, Indiana University  Purdue University Fort Wayne
Jean E Dunbar, Converse College
Marietjie Frick, University of South Africa
(973051210)

4:00 p.m.
Unit and Proper Tube Orders and Graphs.
Joshua D Laison*, Kenyon College
(973051243)

4:15 p.m.
More Classes of Prime Graphs.
Kelli R Carlson*, Texas A&M University
(973051283)

4:30 p.m.
A Tree Labelling Problem of Leech.
William C Calhoun*, Bloomsburg University
Kevin Ferland, Bloomsburg University
Lisa Lister, Bloomsburg University
John Polhill, Bloomsburg University
(973051303)

4:45 p.m.
Colorings of Graphs Defined by Conditions on Sets of Vertices.
Gary Chartrand, Western Michigan University
Farrokh Saba*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Ebrahim Salehi, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Ping Zhang, Western Michigan University
(973051306)

5:00 p.m.
Some New Concepts on Edge Deleted Graphs.
Hosien S Moghadam*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(973051359)

5:15 p.m.
Efficient real and integer domination in graphs.
Jeffrey S. Baggett*, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
A. E. Barkauskas, University of Wisconsin  La Crosse
(973051363)

5:30 p.m.
On the Breadth of Lattices of Convex Sets in Multipartite Tournaments.
Darren B Parker, University of Dayton
Randy F Westhoff*, Bemidji State University
Marty J Wolf, Bemidji State University
(97306683)

5:45 p.m.
Bessel Numbers in Combinatorics.
Ji Young Choi*, Iowa State University
(973051380)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Deep Understanding of School Mathematics Needed by Teachers, II
Organizers:
Albert D. Otto, Illinois State University otto@ilstu.edu
Catherine M. Murphy, Purdue UniversityCalumet
Philip Quartararo, Southern University

1:00 p.m.
Teachers' mathematical understanding and reasoning about the design of calculus courses (preliminary report).
Dara L Sandow*, Michigan State University
(973I1504)

1:20 p.m.
Algebra and Calculus Concepts for Preservice Middle School Teachers  A Constructivist Approach in Developing a Profound Understanding of School Mathematics.
Becky J Krakowski*, University of Dayton
(973I1361)

1:40 p.m.
Deepening Understandings of Functions In Grades 58 Through Dynamic Visualization.
Barbara J Pence*, San Jose State Univ
(973I1318)

2:00 p.m.
Rich Mathematical Problems at SUNY Potsdam.
Victoria Klawitter, SUNY Potsdam
Blair F Madore*, SUNY Potsdam
(973I1441)

2:20 p.m.
Gaining a Deeper Understanding of Division of Fractions.
Brenda C Strassfeld*, New York University
(973I1100)

2:40 p.m.
The Challenges of Assisting Preservice Teachers Gain a Deeper Understanding of School Mathematics.
Albert D. Otto*, Illinois State University
Catherine Murphy, Purdue UniversityCalumet
Phil Quartararo, Southern University
(973I11186)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:10 p.m.
MAA Session on Classroom Demonstrations and Course Projects That Make a Difference, I
Organizers:
David R. Hill, Temple University hill@math.temple.edu
Sarah L. Mabrouk, Framingham State College
Lila F. Roberts, Georgia Southern University

1:00 p.m.
A Few Good Animated Demonstrations for Multivariable Calculus.
John F Putz*, Alma College
(973N1327)

1:15 p.m.
Balanced Lines: Mathematics of Microphones.
Mako E Haruta*, University of Hartford
Steven Bellamy, McGill University
(973N1550)

1:30 p.m.
Mathematics in the News: A Course Project that Shows Students Mathematics is Alive and Well.
Catherine A. Gorini*, Maharishi University of Management
(973N1531)

1:45 p.m.
Mathematica, Simple Coding, and Invertible Matrix.
Heakyung Lee*, Winthrop University
(973N1317)

2:00 p.m.
A Project to Teach Parametric Equations Using Star Wars: Episode 1.
Carl V Lutzer*, Rochester Institute of Technology
(973N1610)

2:15 p.m.
It's Not Fair!: A CoinTesting Project.
Troy D Riggs*, Union University
(973N1198)

2:30 p.m.
Using Trigonometric Functions for Temperature Models.
Cathy M Frey*, Norwich University
(973N1281)

2:45 p.m.
Curvature in the Calculus Curriculum.
Jerry M Lodder*, New Mexico State University
(973N1286)

3:00 p.m.
Motivational Projects for Multivariable Calculus.
Carol J Browning*, Drury University
(973N1349)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Environmental Mathematics in the Classroom, I
Organizers:
Ben Fusaro, Florida State University fusaro@math.fsu.edu
Marty E. Walter, University of Colorado

1:00 p.m.
Optimizing Benefits for Fish and Fishermen.
Rosalie A Dance*, University of the Virgin Islands
James T. Sandefur, Georgetown University
(973P1382)

1:20 p.m.
A statistical F test for the natural attenuation of contaminants in groundwater.
Aristeo M Pelayo, Wi Dept. of Natural Resources
Fe S Evangelista*, Univ. of Wisconsin  Whitewater
(973P11347)

1:40 p.m.
Break.

2:00 p.m.
A Liberal Arts Course  Environmental Mathematics.
B. A. Fusaro*, Florida State University
(973P1625)

2:20 p.m.
WebBased Environmental Projects for Algebra Through Calculus.
Christopher Schaufele*, Dineh College
Nancy Zumoff, Kennesaw State University
(973P1409)

2:40 p.m.
Ants Help Solve the Traveling Salesman Problem (TSP.
Bruno Guerrieri*, Florida A&M University
(973P1497)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on General Contributed Papers, IV
Organizers:
Shawnee L. McMurran, California State University, San Bernardino mcmurran@math.csusb.edu
Laura Wallace, California State University, San Bernardino
Sarah L. Mabrouk, Framingham State College

1:00 p.m.
Finding the area of tiles with fractal boundaries.
Judith A Palagallo*, University of Akron
(973T1276)

1:15 p.m.
Fractal Tilings with Radial Symmetry.
Thomas E Price*, University of Akron
Adam E Roberts, Bowling Green State Univ
(973T1461)

1:30 p.m.
On the sum of a series by Euler and an associated integral of Dirichlet.
T S Nanjundiah, University of Mysore,India, (Retd)
Mysore S Jagadish*, Barry University
(973T1573)

1:45 p.m.
Using Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) to Visualize Linear Algebra.
Frederick A Adkins*, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(973D1628)

2:00 p.m.
Various Notions of Distance.
Michael J Cullinane*, Keene State College
(973T1245)

2:15 p.m.
Black Holes and Black LoopsConnecting Elementary Arithmetic to Mathematical Research.
Murray H Siegel*, Sam Houston State University
(973T1181)

2:30 p.m.
Pythagoras, Beyond Sierpinski and the Triplet.
Donald A. Sokol*, Lisle, IL (Retired)
(973T1272)

2:45 p.m.
Discussion.

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
NAM GranvilleBrowne Session of Presentations by Recent Doctoral Recipients in the Mathematical Sciences

1:00 p.m.
William A. Massey, Lucent Technologies

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics Panel Discussion
The medium and the message: Practical suggestions on student reading and course efficiency using a structured conversation format.
Organizers:
Mary Ellen Foley, Louisiana State UniversityShreveport
Sandra A. Gokey, Greenfield Community College
Tom J. Linton, Central College
Kirk E. Weller, Bethel College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
BIG Math: Projects in business, industry, and government.
Organizers:
Philip E. Gustafson, Mesa State College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Calculus Reform and the First Two Years Panel Discussion
Discrete mathematics in the first two years.
Organizers:
Donald D. Mills, U. S. Military Academy
Donald B. Small, U. S. Military Academy
Kathleen Snook, U. S. Military Academy
Panelists:
D. Chris Arney, College of Saint Rose
Diana M. Thomas, Montclair State University
Marie M. Vanisko, Carroll College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Special Presentation
The Mathematical Education of Teachers.
Organizers:
Ronald C. Rosier, CBMS
Presenters:
James Lewis, University of Nebraska
Alan C. Tucker, SUNY at Stony Brook
Glenda Lappan, Michigan State University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Poster Session
Projects supported by the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education.
Organizers:
Jon W. Scott, Montgomery Community College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Model Theory of Strings and Trees.
Michael Benedikt*, Lucent Technology/Bell Labs

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.
MAA Invited Address
From shuffling cards to the roots of randomness.
Persi W. Diaconis*, Stanford University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 2:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.
RMMC Board of Directors

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 3:10 p.m.4:00 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Classifying Borel Automorphisms.
John D. Clemens*, California Institute of Technology

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#5: Part B
Using physical and computerized puzzles as models of permutation groups in teaching abstract algebra.
Organizers:
John O. Kiltinen, Northern Michigan University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 3:15 p.m.5:30 p.m.
AMS Special Presentation
Developing teacher's knowledge for teaching mathematics: How you can help improve elementary school mathematics.
Organizers:
Deborah L. Ball, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Heather Hill, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 3:25 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Invited Paper Session on Probability and Combinatorics in Analytic Number Theory, II
Organizers:
Andrew J. Granville, University of Georgia andrew@math.uga.edu

3:25 p.m.
Random matrix theory and the distribution of values of the Riemann zetafunction.
Brian Conrey*, American Institute of Mathematics
(973U1917)

4:00 p.m.
The BatemanHorn Conjecture for Number Fields.
Keith Conrad*, UC San Diego
(973U11233)

4:30 p.m.
Moments of Short Divisor Sums and Gaps Between Primes.
Daniel A Goldston*, San Jose State University
(973U1779)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Presentations by Teaching Award Recipients

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
MAA Undergraduate Student Poster Session
Organizers:
Mario U. Martelli, Claremont McKenna College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 4:20 p.m.5:10 p.m.
AMS Committee on Science PolicyMAA Science Policy Committee Government Speaker
Mathematics at the National Security Agency.
James R. Schatz*, National Security Agency

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
ASL Contributed Talks

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 4:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
University of Michigan Alumni Reception

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Association for Research on Undergraduate Mathematics Education SIGMAA Business Meeting,Lecture, and Reception
Organizers:
Julie M. Clark, Hollins University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Informal Session
Actuarial education.
Organizers:
Krzysztof M. Ostaszewski, Illinois State University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception for Mathematicians in Business, Industry, and Government
Organizers:
Philip E. Gustafson, Mesa State College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Reception for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Mathematicians

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
History of Mathematics SIGMAA

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
University of Illinois Reception

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:10 p.m.6:00 p.m.
CSP Reception

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAAYoung Mathematicians Network Panel Discussion
Closing the deal: The campus interview and beyond.
Organizers:
Chawne M. Kimber, Lafayette College
David T. Kung, St. Mary's College of Maryland
Panelists:
Carl C. Cowen, Purdue University
Gwen Fisher, California Polytechnic State University (San Luis Obispo)
Thomas J. Pfaff, Ithaca College
Carol S. Wood, Wesleyan University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Special Presentation
Carroll College Project InterMath Workshop reunion.
Organizers:
Marie M. Vanisko, Carroll College

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
NAM Reception, Banquet, and CoxTalbot Address
The Right Train.
Gloria C. Hewitt*, University of Montana

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
MAA Project NExTYoung Mathematicians Network Special Presentation
Planning ahead for the tenure/promotion process.
Organizers:
Karrolyne Fogel, California Lutheran University
J. Lyn Miller, Western Kentucky University

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
SIGMAA on Statistics Education, 2002 Business Meeting, and Lecture
Organizers:
Dexter C. Whittinghill, Rowan University
Presenters:
Roxy Peck, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
{\bit Mathematical Reviews} Reception

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 7:30 p.m.8:20 p.m.
MAA Student Lecture
Finding and fixing systems' weaknesses: The art and science of engineering risk analysis.
M. Elisabeth PateCornell*, Stanford University
(973A049)

Tuesday January 8, 2002, 8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
MAA Project NExT Reception
Organizers:
T. Christine Stevens, St. Louis University
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