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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
Wednesday January 9, 2002

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.
MAA Liaison Breakfast

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 7:30 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
Computable Numberings and Constructive Models.
Sergey Goncharov*, Novosibirsk State University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Probabilistic Methods in Combinatorics and the Internet, II
Organizers:
Fan Chung Graham, University of California San Diego fan@ucsd.edu
Van Vu, University of California San Diego

8:00 a.m.
Optimal paths related to transport problems.
Qinglan Xia*, Rice University
(973491439)

8:30 a.m.
Guessing secrets wtih inner product questions.
Fan Chung, UCSD
Ronald Graham, UCSD
Linyuan Lu*, UCSD
(973051351)

9:00 a.m.
Simulated Tempering: Fast or Slow?
Claire Kenyon, Universite de Paris Sud
Dana Randall*, Georgia Tech
(973601397)

9:30 a.m.
Approximating the domatic number.
Uri Feige, Weizmann Institute, Israel
Magnus M Halldorsson, Science Inst., University of Iceland
Guy Kortsarz, Open University, Israel
Aravind Srinivasan*, University of Maryland
(97305846)

10:00 a.m.
Discussion.

10:30 a.m.
On Playing Golf With Two Balls.
Ioana Dumitriu, MIT
Prasad Tetali, Georgia Institute of Technology
Peter Winkler*, Bell Labs
(97360154)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, II
Organizers:
Elizabeth Arnold, Texas A\&M University barnold@math.tamu.edu
Amelia Taylor, Rutgers University ataylor@math.rutgers.edu

8:00 a.m.
On Normal Monomial Ideals.
Les Reid, Southwest Missouri State University
Leslie G Roberts, Queen's University
Marie A Vitulli*, University of Oregon
(973131021)

8:30 a.m.
Generic CohenMacaulay Monomial Ideals.
Abdul Salam M Jarrah*, New Mexico State University
(9731346)

9:00 a.m.
Reverse Search for Monomial and Toric Ideals.
Dave Bayer*, Barnard College
Amelia Taylor, Rutgers University
(973131255)

9:30 a.m.
An Algorithm For The Computation Of The Adjoint Of A Monomial Ideal.
Mark J Rhodes*, Colgate University
(973131299)

10:00 a.m.
Multigraded regularity.
Gregory G Smith*, Barnard College, Columbia University
(973131128)

10:30 a.m.
Towards the (dis)connectedness of the toric Hilbert scheme.
Diane Maclagan*, Stanford University
(973131409)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics, I
Organizers:
Rosa C. Orellana, Dartmouth College Rosa.C.Orellana@Dartmouth.edu
Michael Zabrocki, York University zabrocki@mathstat.yorku.ca

8:00 a.m.
Symmetric functions, bibrick permutations, and Lyndon words.
Andrius Kulikauskas, Minciu Sodas Laboratory
Jeffrey B Remmel*, University of California at San Diego
(973051047)

8:30 a.m.
A New Combinatorial Homotopy Theory for Graphs and Simplicial Complexes.
Eric Babson, U. of Washington
Helene Barcelo*, Arizona State University
Reinhard Laubenbacher, Virginia Tech
(97305858)

9:00 a.m.
Onetoone correspondences between 3dimensional arrays and certain triples.
Diana AvellaAlaminos, National University of Mexico
Ernesto Vallejo*, National University of Mexico
(97305933)

9:30 a.m.
A $T$order characterization of the universal Grassmannian order and generalizations.
Curtis D. Bennett*, Bowling Green State University
(973051275)

10:00 a.m.
The Hopf algebra of permutations of Malvenuto and Reutenauer.
Marcelo Aguiar, Texas A & M University
Frank Sottile*, UNiversity of Massachusetts, Amherst
(97305990)

10:30 a.m.
Combinatorics of $q$rook monoid algebras.
Tom Halverson*, Macalester College
(97305208)

Wednesday January 9, 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), II
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.
Lagrangian averages, transient vortex events and the initial value problem for turbulence.
Darryl D Holm*, Los Alamos National Lab
(973761147)

8:30 a.m.
Critical Dissipative Quasigeostrophic Equations.
Jiahong Wu*, Oklahoma State Univesity
(973761488)

9:00 a.m.
Boundary layer for the NavierStokesalpha model of fluid turbulence.
Alexey P Cheskidov*, Indiana University
(973761037)

9:30 a.m.
On the Connection Between the Viscous CamassaHolm Equation(NavierStokesalpha model) and Turbulence Theory.
Ciprian Foias, Indiana University and Texas A & M
Darryl Holm, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Edriss S Titi*, University of California  Irvine
(97376963)

10:00 a.m.
Differential Inequalities for Physical Quantities in 2D Turbulence.
Ciprian Foias, Texas A&M / Indiana Univ.
Michael S Jolly*, Indiana University
(973351389)

10:30 a.m.
Weakly dissipative KdV equation.
Olivier J Goubet*, LAMFA, Amiens, France
(973351113)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Hybrid Systems, II
Organizers:
Elena Litsyn, BenGurion University elenal@wisdom.weizmann.ac.il
A. S. Vatsala, University of Louisiana at Lafayette vatsala@louisiana.edu

8:00 a.m.
Qualitative theory of hybrid systems.
Stanislav N Vassilyev*, Institute of System Dynamics and Control Theory, Irkutsk
Ravil I Kozlov, Institute of System Dynamics and Control Theory, Irkutsk
(973931267)

8:30 a.m.
Stochastic Analysis: Hybrid Systems.
J. Chandra, The George Washington University
G. S. Ladde*, The University of Texas at Arlington
(973931307)

9:00 a.m.
Break.

9:30 a.m.
A New Concept Stability for Hybrid Dynamic Systems.
Srinivasa G Leela*, University of New York at Geneseo
(973341163)

10:00 a.m.
Discussion

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 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, III
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, University of Oxford and Vanderbilt University farley@math.vanderbilt.edu
Stefan E. Schmidt, New Mexico State University

8:00 a.m.
The many faces of a complex related to geometric lattices.
Manoj K Chari*, Louisana State University
(97306122)

8:30 a.m.
Graph Pebbling and the Multiset Lattice.
Airat Bekmetjev, Arizona State University
Graham Brightwell, London School of Economics
Andrzej Czgrinow, Arizona State University
Glenn H Hurlbert*, Arizona State University
(97306163)

9:00 a.m.
Constructions of 3chromatic Graph Cores.
Karen L Collins*, Wesleyan University
Benjamin Shemmer, Wesleyan University
(97306151)

9:30 a.m.
Characterizing lattices by numerical invariants.
Joseph P Kung*, University of North Texas
(9730698)

10:00 a.m.
Break

10:30 a.m.
Lattice Theory, Enumerative Combinatorics and Topology.
Lynne M. Butler*, Haverford College
(97306161)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Their Applications, III
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.
Interpolation and Attractors.
Ciprian Foias*, Texas A&M/Indiana Univ.
Michael S Jolly, Indiana University
Igor Kukavica, Univ. Southern California
WingSuet Li, Virginia Tech/Georgia Tech
(973351179)

9:00 a.m.
Results within the GinzburgLandau Theory of Superconductivity.
Peter J Sternberg*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(9733571)

9:30 a.m.
The inverse groundwater modelling problem.
Ian W Knowles*, Univ. Ala. at Birmingham
(97335895)

10:00 a.m.
Perturbation of a jointly continuous (DorrohNeuberger) semigroup and its representation via the Martingale problem.
Frederi G Viens*, Purdue University
(97335926)

10:30 a.m.
Functionals with Nonstandard Growth in Image Restoration.
Stacey E. Levine*, Duquesne University
(97335168)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates, II
Organizers:
Carl V. Lutzer, Rochester Institute of Technology cvlsma@rit.edu
Darren A. Narayan, Rochester Institute of Technology dansma@rit.edu

8:00 a.m.
Asymptotic analysis of an inward point load acting on a halfspace: a nonlinearly elastic nearload model.
Mary R Lee*, James Madison University
Debra A Warne, James Madison University
(97374407)

8:30 a.m.
Numerical Computation for Problems in NonLinear Solid Mechanics Involving Singularities.
Kelly I Dickson*, James Madison University
Paul G Warne, James Madison University
(97365408)

9:00 a.m.
Numerical Methods for Conservation Laws.
Andrea N Young*, Penn State University
(97365197)

9:30 a.m.
Noncommutative Quadratic Algebras with Two Generators.
Lee Kiessel*, Hope College
Abigail Reck, Grand Valley State University
Stephanie Wankier, Utah State University
(97316340)

10:00 a.m.
Padic Upper Half Planes and Representation Numbers of Quadratic Forms.
James B Wilson*, Portland State University
Benjamin Ellison, Case Western Reserve University
(97311216)

10:30 a.m.
On the Divisors of a Hurwitz Integral Quaternion.
Mohammed Abouzaid*, University of Richmond
Jarod Alper, Brown University
Steve DiMauro, Lafayette College
Justin Grosslight, Stanford University
Derek Smith, Lafayette College
(97311339)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Stochastic Processes and Functional Analysis (in honor of M. M. Rao), II
Organizers:
Alan C. Krinik, California State Polytechnic University Pomona ackrinik@csupomona.edu
Randall J. Swift, California State Polytechnic University Pomona randall.swift@wku.edu

8:00 a.m.
Computations for nonsquare constants of Orlicz spaces.
Z. D. Ren*, Suzhou University
(97346939)

8:30 a.m.
Approximations of a Time Delay.
Stephen Wirkus*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(97335940)

9:00 a.m.
Fractals and Distributions on the Ntorus.
Victor Shapiro*, University of California, Riverside
(97346890)

9:30 a.m.
Statistical Considerations in Financial Optimization.
Svetlozar Rachev*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(97362899)

10:00 a.m.
Applications of Sinkhorn balancing: lowcost approximations for hard problems.
Francis E Sullivan*, IDA Center for Computing Sciences
Isabel M Beichl, NIST
(97360669)

10:30 a.m.
Applying Dual Processes to Solve Queueing Problems.
Alan Krinik*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Gerardo Rubino, INRIA
Hassan Kasfy, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Holly Lam, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Carrie Mortensen, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(973601024)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Theory and Applications of Symmetric Functions, II
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.
From $n!$ to $(n+1)^(n1)$.
Mark D Haiman*, U.C. Berkeley
(97305769)

8:30 a.m.
Macdonald Polynomials and the $q,t$Catalan Numbers.
Jim B Haglund*, Univ. of Pennsylvania
(97305913)

9:00 a.m.
kSchur functions and Macdonald polynomials.
Jennifer L Morse*, University of Pennsylvania
Luc F Lapointe, University of McGill
(973051043)

9:30 a.m.
Quotients of the ring of quasisymmetric polynomials.
Francois Bergeron*, University of Quebec in Montreal
(973051073)

10:00 a.m.
Noncommutative analog of Macdonald Symmetric Functions.
Nantel Bergeron*, York University
Mike Zabrocki, York University
(97305844)

10:30 a.m.
Power Content Polynomials and ShiftSymmetric Polynomials.
Alain Goupil*, Universite du Quebec a Montreal
(973051459)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#11: Part B
Incorporating discrete mathematics in the preparation of K12 mathematics teachers.
Organizers:
Lolina Alvarez, New Mexico State University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#15: Part B
Mathematical finance.
Organizers:
Walter R. Stromquist, Berwyn, PA

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
MAA Minicourse \#6: Part B
WeBWorK, an Internetbased system for generating and delivering homework problems to students.
Organizers:
Arnold K. Pizer, University of Rochester
Michael E. Gage, University of Rochester
Vicki Roth, University of Rochester

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Geometry and Differential Geometry

8:00 a.m.
Tidbits in finite planes and Boolean algebra.
Raymond Killgrove*, Ramona, California (Retired)
(97351202)

8:15 a.m.
Steiner Symmetrization and Petty's Projection Body Conjecture.
Noah S Brannen*, Sonoma State University
(97352358)

8:30 a.m.
Polygons Whose Vertex Triangles Have Equal Area.
Guershon Harel, U.C.S.D.
Jeffrey M Rabin*, U.C.S.D.
(97351720)

8:45 a.m.
Symmetric Almost rParacontact Connections.
Andrew J. Bucki*, Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics
(973531515)

9:00 a.m.
Riemannian obstructions to minimal isometric immersions in Euclidean spaces.
Bogdan Suceava*, Michigan State University
(9735376)

9:15 a.m.
Higher order Osserman algebraic curvature tensors.
Iva Stavrov*, University of Oregon
(97353283)

9:30 a.m.
The Jordan normal form of Osserman algebraic curvature tensors.
Raina B Ivanova*, University of Oregon
(97353284)

9:45 a.m.
Determining factors from products, with applications to the curvature of hypersurfaces.
Michael J Cowen*, University at Buffalo
(97305745)

10:00 a.m.
Minimal graphs in $\mathbf R^3$ over convex domains.
Michael J Dorff*, Brigham Young University
(973531040)

10:15 a.m.
Riemannian Foliations on the Classical Heisenberg Group.
Marius I Munteanu*, University of Oklahoma
(973531260)

10:30 a.m.
Spaces of area minimizing foliations of cones, and S1 products, of compact surfaces.
Simon P Morgan*, Rice University
(97351323)

10:45 a.m.
Critical points of the Heat Kernel on a compact semisimple Lee group.
Mikhail B Korotiaev*, University of Alaska Fairbanks
(973581102)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Combinatorics and Graph Theory, IV

8:00 a.m.
Codes, Designs and Graphs from the Janko Groups $J_1$ and $J_2$.
Jamshid Moori*, University of Natal, South Africa
Jenny D Key, Clemson University
(97305682)

8:15 a.m.
Local permutation polynomials for $m$circulant Latin squares.
Wiebke S Diestelkamp*, University of Dayton
(973051134)

8:30 a.m.
Break.

8:45 a.m.
Disjunctive Rado Numbers.
Daniel Schaal*, South Dakota State University
Brenda Johnson, South Dakota State University
(973051377)

9:00 a.m.
Compact semilattices with open principal filters.
M. Rajagopalan*, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN 37209
(973201296)

9:15 a.m.
On a Generalized Extremal Subfamily of an Extremal Family of EdgeRegular Graphs.
Kenneth J Roblee*, Youngstown State University
Tom Smotzer, Youngstown State University
(973051407)

9:30 a.m.
Break.

9:45 a.m.
Art Gallery Theorems for Weakly Cooperative Guards.
Val Pinciu*, Southern Connecticut State University
(973051416)

10:00 a.m.
Directed Covering With Block size 5 and v Even.
Hasan A Alhalees*, Saginaw Valley State University
Ahmed Assaf, Central Michigan University
L.P.S. Singh, Central Michigan University
(973051447)

10:15 a.m.
Break.

10:30 a.m.
An eigenvalue proof of the uniqueness of the Ramsey graph for K4 versus K4.
Allen J Schwenk*, Western Michigan University
(973051370)

10:45 a.m.
Some generalizations of a crease parity result for paper folding.
Thomas C. Hull*, Merrimack College
(973051371)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Redefining What a Modern ``College Algebra" Experience Means, II
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.
Mathematics 101: An Introduction to Mathematical Thought.
Jacqueline Anderson Hall*, Longwood College
(973K1600)

8:20 a.m.
A ClassroomBased Assessment of A College Algebra Course Using Projects.
Regina D Aragon*, Eastern New Mexico University
(973K1438)

8:40 a.m.
Connections Between College Algebra and Composition Courses.
Morteza ShafiiMousavi*, Indiana University South Bend
Janet B Hall, Indiana University South Bend
Richard Cook, Indiana University
Kenneth A Smith, Indiana University South Bend
Rebecca Brittenham, Indiana University South Bend
Phyllis C MooreWhitesell, Indiana University South Bend
Connie RuhlSmith, Bowling Green State University
Jay A Showalter, Indiana University South Bend
Karen L White, Indiana University South Bend
(973K153)

9:00 a.m.
Broadening the Definition of College Algebra.
Bonnie Gold*, Monmouth University
(973K1563)

9:20 a.m.
Rethinking the Preparation for Calculus: The Implications for College Algebra.
Sheldon P Gordon*, SUNY at Farmingdale
(973K11118)

9:40 a.m.
College Algebra Defined for General Education.
Jo Ann B Royster*, Univ. of Central Arkansas
(973K1530)

10:00 a.m.
Journaling Through College Algebra.
Sarah V Cook*, Washburn University
(973K1375)

10:15 a.m.
Curriculum Used in Three Versions of College Algebra at Portland Community College.
Jerry R Kissick*, Portland Community College
(973K1417)

10:30 a.m.
Learning Elementary Algebra at College: An atmosphere of intellectual challenge in a socially supportive setting.
Rosalie A Dance*, Univ. of the Virgin Islands
(973K1379)

10:45 a.m.
Intermediate Algebra: Traditional Instruction versus Instruction via Interactive Software Program.
Mohammad H Ahmadi*, University of Wisconsin
(973K1351)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Innovative Outcome Assessment in Statistics Education
Organizers:
Robert del Mas, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis delma001@umn.edu
Carolyn M. Cuff, Westminster College

8:00 a.m.
Welcome.

8:05 a.m.
A Time Saving Suggestion for Grading Statistics Projects.
Richard J Cleary*, Bentley College
(973Q1206)

8:25 a.m.
Self Contained Capsules for Introductory Statistics Laboratory Activities.
Olcay Akman*, Coastal Carolina University
(973Q1644)

8:45 a.m.
Enhancing the Educational Experience: Statistical Boot Camp.
Brian E Smith*, McGill University
(973Q1643)

9:05 a.m.
Assessing General Education Goals in an Introductory Statistics Course.
Julie A Belock*, Salem State College
(973Q1476)

9:25 a.m.
Assessment as a Means of Instruction.
Robert del Mas*, University of Minnesota
Joan Garfield, University of Minnesota
Beth Chance, California Polytechnic State University
(973Q1763)

9:45 a.m.
Exams in a Computer Laboratory Setting.
Ann R Cannon, Cornell College
Jim Freeman*, Cornell College
(973Q1800)

10:05 a.m.
Assessing the Use of Conceptual Statistical Software in an Introductory Applied Statistics Course.
John D McKenzie, Jr.*, Babson College
George Recck, Babson College
(973Q1959)

10:25 a.m.
Discussant: Joan Garfield, University of Minnesota.

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Session on SIGMAA on Research on Undergraduate Mathematics Education, II
Organizers:
Julie Morrisett Clark, Hollins University jclark@hollins.edu

8:00 a.m.
Assessing Understanding in Calculus.
Melvin A Nyman*, Alma College
John Berry, University of Plymouth
(973S137)

8:20 a.m.
Break.

8:40 a.m.
Resolving Conflicts Between Teachers' and Students' Beliefs About Mathematics.
Gideon L Weinstein*, Montclair State University
Kathi G Snook, US Military Academy
(973S138)

9:00 a.m.
The Role of Metaphor in Student Acquisition of New Concepts.
Carol E Seaman*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(973S1378)

9:20 a.m.
Effects of Use of MATHEMATICA in Learning of Basic Linear Algebra Concepts.
Hamide Dogan*, University of Texas at El Paso
(973S1496)

9:40 a.m.
Integrating Mathematics and Pedagogy: A large scale research study of an intervention designed to change prospective teachers' beliefs about mathematics in order to maximize their mathematics learning
Rebecca CA Ambrose*, San Diego State University, School of Teacher Education
Jennifer Chauvot, San Diego State University, Department of Mathematical Sciences
Lisa Clement, San Diego State University, School of Teacher Education
Randy Philipp, San Diego State University, School of Teacher Education
(973S1614)

10:00 a.m.
A Visual Analysis of Knowledge Networks: Students Discuss Calculus.
Eric S Hsu*, San Francisco State University
(973S1565)

10:20 a.m.
Adaptation and extension of the framework of reducing abstraction to explain students' construction of solution to differential equations.
Debasree Raychaudhuri*, Simon Fraser University
(973S1622)

10:40 a.m.
The Development of Mathematical Norms in an Undergraduate Number Theory Course.
Jennifer C Smith*, University of Arizona
(973S1700)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:15 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Series and Fourier Analysis

8:15 a.m.
Discrete Representation of Continuous Time Signals.
Nasser Dastrange*, Buena Vista University
(97326889)

8:30 a.m.
Absolute inclusion theorems for triangles.
B. E. Rhoades*, Indiana University
Ekrem Savas, Yuzuncu University
(97340343)

8:45 a.m.
Closed Forms for Certain Infinite Series.
William Staub*, Shippensburg University
Frank Dangello, Shippensburg University
Lenny Jones, Shippensburg University
(97340935)

9:00 a.m.
An Extension of Bertrand's Tests.
Michael J Khoury*, Denison University
(973401187)

9:15 a.m.
An Algorithmic Approach to Uniqueness of $L^p$ Approximation of Convex Functions by Piecewise Constants.
Richard C Gayle*, Black Hills State University
Jerry M Wolfe, University of Oregon
(97341457)

9:30 a.m.
Optimal location with polyhedral constraints.
Michael P Prophet*, University of Northern Iowa
Robert Huotari, Glendale Community College
Jason Ribando, University of Northern Iowa
(97341479)

9:45 a.m.
Restriction and decay for flat curves and hypersurfaces.
Anthony P Carbery, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Sarah N Ziesler*, Dominican University, River Forest, Il
(97342505)

10:00 a.m.
We study the Radon transform on the $k$dimensional space over the ring of $n$ integers as we hope this to be of use in directional and toroidal time series.
Michelle R DeDeo*, Univ. of North Florida
(97342593)

10:15 a.m.
Complete continuity of a class of embeddings of FourierLebesgue spaces into modulation spaces $M_m^1$.
Yevgeniy V Galperin*, Sacred Heart University
(97342982)

10:30 a.m.
On the inequality of Hardy and Littlewood for the discrete fractional integral tranform of a sequence.
Constantine Georgakis*, DePaul University
(973421324)

10:45 a.m.
Summable processes.
Oana Mocioalca*, University of Florida
(973281326)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:20 a.m.10:35 a.m.
MAA Session on Using Examples from Sports to Enhance the Teaching of Mathematics, II
Organizers:
Robert E. Lewand, Goucher College blewand@goucher.edu
Howard L. Penn, U.S. Naval Academy

8:20 a.m.
0 for April, or, Are Batting Slumps Inevitable?
E L May*, Salisbury University
(973M1537)

8:40 a.m.
Limits and Olympic Data: Forecasting the 2002 Winning Time.
David H Carhart*, Bentley College
Karen J Schroeder, Bentley College
(973M1545)

9:00 a.m.
Sports Applications for Discrete Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, Mathematics and Technology, or Other Undergraduate Courses.
Vince Schielack*, Texas A&M University
(973M1612)

9:20 a.m.
Using Linear Algebra to Determine Quarterback Passer Ratings.
Owen D Byer*, Eastern Mennonite University
(973M1511)

9:40 a.m.
A New Spin on Projectile Examples.
Roland Minton*, Roanoke College
(973M1352)

10:00 a.m.
Dominance Matrices and Team Rankings.
Thomas W Polaski*, Winthrop University
(973M1372)

10:20 a.m.
Sports and Mathematics are Inseparable.
Montie G. Monzingo*, Southern Methodist University
(973M1491)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:20 a.m.4:40 p.m.
AWM Workshop
This session consists of several parts listed separately throughout this program. All meeting participants are invited to attend all presentations.
Organizers:
Gail D. L. Ratcliff, University of MissouriSt. Louis
Sue Geller, Texas A\&M University
Jodie D. Novak, University of Northern Colorado

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, III
Organizers:
Thomas Archibald, Acadia University tom.archibald@acadiau.ca
David E. Zitarelli, Temple University zit@unix.temple.edu

8:30 a.m.
Jamsh\=\i d alK\=ash\=\i on Planetary Latitudes: A Preliminary Report.
Glen R Van Brummelen*, Bennington College
(97301809)

9:00 a.m.
Priority, Propriety and Polemic: The Eulerd'Alembert Correspondence.
Robert E Bradley*, Adelphi University
(97301183)

9:30 a.m.
Partial Differential Equations in Hamilton's Dynamical Theory (1835): A Preliminary Report.
Craig G Fraser*, University of Toronto
(97301833)

10:00 a.m.
Historiography of Mathematics in the French Enlightenment: The Lasting Effect of Montucla.
Thomas Drucker*, University of WisconsinWhitewater
(97301650)

10:30 a.m.
The Earliest Chinese Mathematical Text: The Book of Arithmetic.
Joseph W Dauben*, Lehman College, CUNY
(97301838)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Session on Low Dimensional Topology

8:30 a.m.
Knitting the Klein Bottle in Mathematically Meaningful Ways.
SarahMarie Belcastro*, Bowdoin College / Univ. of Northern Iowa
(973571353)

8:45 a.m.
Homotopy types of the components of the space of 3manifolds.
Nadya Shirokova*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(973571454)

9:00 a.m.
A link invariant based on the entanglement (linking) of components.
Fernando Souza*, University of Waterloo
Wim van Dam, University of California at Berkeley
(973571358)

9:15 a.m.
Using geometry to bound homotopy types in 2orbifolds with isolated singularities.
Elizabeth A. Stanhope*, Dartmouth College
(973531340)

9:30 a.m.
Contact Transformations for ODEs and Holonomic Knot Isotopies.
Edgar J Fuller*, Duke University
(973531269)

9:45 a.m.
Pure Framed Braids and Framed Links A preliminary Report.
Jonathan P Natov*, NYC Tech College, CUNY
(973571097)

10:00 a.m.
Logical distinction between diagrammatic and CohenLyndon asphericity.
Igor Biskup*, Bucknell University
(973201079)

10:15 a.m.
Uniqueness of graph products of torsion groups.
David G Radcliffe*, St. Paul, MN
(973201056)

10:30 a.m.
SeibergWitten invariants, orbifolds, and circle actions.
Scott J Baldridge*, Indiana University
(97357808)

10:45 a.m.
Strict Minimality of Alternating Knots in a Surface Cross an Interval.
Thomas R Fleming*, University of California San Diego
Colin C Adams, Williams College
(97357129)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
AWM Workshop: Presentations by Recent Women Ph.D.s, I

8:30 a.m.
Simplicial Complexes in Commutative Algebra.
Sara Faridi*, George Washington University

9:00 a.m.
Tight closure and linkage.
Adela Vraciu*, University of Kansas

9:30 a.m.
Algorithms of resolution of singularities: Recent results.
Ana Bravo*, University of Michigan

10:00 a.m.
From Groups to Hopf Algebras.
Yevgenia Kashina*, Syracuse University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:00 a.m.
AMS Committee on Education Presentation
A conversation with the NCTM President: Facing the challenges of U.S. mathematics education together.
Presenters:
Lee V. Stiff, NCTM

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
MAA Invited Address
Reforms in mathematics education: Best practices and malpractices.
Manuel P. Berrioz\'abal*, University of Texas at San Antonio

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
ASL Invited Address
01 Laws for Fragments of Existential SecondOrder Logic: A Survey.
Moshe Vardi*, Rice University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:55 a.m.
MAA Session on Classroom Demonstrations and Course Projects That Make a Difference, II
Organizers:
David R. Hill, Temple University hill@math.temple.edu
Sarah L. Mabrouk, Framingham State College
Lila F. Roberts, Georgia Southern University

9:00 a.m.
How to Ask a Sensitive Question: Demonstrating Randomized Response in the Classroom.
Patti Frazer Lock*, St. Lawrence University
(973N1360)

9:15 a.m.
How Monitored Projects Can Convince NonScience Majors That Mathematics Is Applicable to Everyday Experiences.
Helen C Christensen*, Loyola College in Maryland
(973N1596)

9:30 a.m.
Developing Transferable Skills In Undergraduate Mathematics Students Via Collaborative Projects.
Melvin A Nyman*, Alma College
John Berry, University of Plymouth
(973N136)

9:45 a.m.
Modeling and Simulating the Double Pendulum.
Mike O'Leary*, Towson University
Shiva Azadegan, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Towson University
(973N1577)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
AMSMAA Joint Panel Discussion
Professors for the Future programs.
Organizers:
Samuel M. Rankin, III, AMS
Thomas W. Rishel, MAA

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
Outreach programs for women: Assessment issues.
Organizers:
Carolyn C. Connell, Westminster College of Salt Lake City
Panelists:
Carole B. Lacampagne, RAND
Charlene Morrow, Mount Holyoke College
Florence Fasanelli, The College Board
Moderators:
Susan L. Forman, Bronx Community College

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
MAA Workshop
Want to coach a math modeling team? Where to start and how to finish.
Organizers:
Ben Fusaro, Florida State University
Mark R. Parker, Carroll College
Presenters:
John E. August, Mount Saint Mary's College
Robert A. Beezer, University of Puget Sound
Thomas O'Neil, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Holly Zullo, Carroll College
Ben Fusaro,
Mark R. Parker,

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
NAM Panel Discussion
Distance learning.
Panelists:
James C. Turner, Florida State University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Employment Center
Interview center.

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Book Sales and Exhibits

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
NAM Business Meeting

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 10:05 a.m.10:55 a.m.
MAA Retiring Presidential Address
The down side of the trapezoid: An Immediate Past President surveys the Internet.
Thomas F. Banchoff*, Brown University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 10:10 a.m.11:00 a.m.
ASL Contributed Talks

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 10:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.
AWM Workshop: Women Graduate Students Poster Session

10:30 a.m.
{\bf Light refreshments will be available.}

10:30 a.m.
Entropy and Equivalence of Random Walks on Random Sceneries.
Karen Ball*, University of Maryland, College Park

10:30 a.m.
A New 2parameter Variation of the Quantum YangBaxter Equation.
Robin Endelman*, University of Cincinnati

10:30 a.m.
Hyperbolicity in the Complex H\'{e}non Family.
Suzanne Lynch Hruska*, Cornell University

10:30 a.m.
Norms and the BieriNeumannStrebel Invariant.
Reva S. Kasman*, University of Illinois at Chicago

10:30 a.m.
Summable processes.
Oana Mocioalca*, University of Florida

10:30 a.m.
The Modified Tunneling Approach to Solving a Nonlinear Optimization Problem Applied to Groundwater Remediation Design.
Karen Ricciardi*, University of Vermont

10:30 a.m.
Function Spaces with Matrix Weights, and Applications to Wavelets.
Svetlana Roudenko*, Michigan State University

10:30 a.m.
The CastelnuovoMumford regularity of subspace arrangements.
Jessica Sidman*, University of Michigan

10:30 a.m.
Filament Dynamics of NonNewtonian Fluids.
Linda B. Smolka*, Pennsylvania State University

10:30 a.m.
Sand and Sea: Analysis of a Model of Coastal Sandbar Formation.
Katherine Socha*, University of Texas at Austin

10:30 a.m.
Generalized coset codes and lattices.
Sarah A. Spence*, Cornell University

10:30 a.m.
Using Geometry to Bound Homotopy Types in 2orbifolds with Isolated Singularities.
Elizabeth A. Stanhope*, Dartmouth College

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 11:10 a.m.11:40 a.m.
MAA Business Meeting

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 11:45 a.m.12:15 p.m.
AMS Business Meeting

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
NAM ClaytorWoodard Lecture
Spectral Zeta Functions.
Katherine Okikiolu*, University of California San Diego

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
Learning in Finite Models.
Martin Grohe*, University of Freiburg

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on History of Mathematics, IV
Organizers:
Thomas Archibald, Acadia University tom.archibald@acadiau.ca
David E. Zitarelli, Temple University zit@unix.temple.edu

1:00 p.m.
John Fauvel at Colorado College.
Mike Siddoway*, Colorado College
(97301875)

1:30 p.m.
The Life and Work of John Fauvel.
June E BarrowGreen*, The Open University, UK
(97301737)

2:00 p.m.
The Gresham Professors of Geometry  The first 100 years.
Robin J. Wilson*, The Open University, UK
(97301723)

2:30 p.m.
Break.

3:00 p.m.
Vindicating Leibniz in the calculus priority dispute: The role of Augustus De Morgan.
Adrian Rice*, RandolphMacon College
(97301637)

3:30 p.m.
Legendre, Hargreave, and Smith on Sieve Methods.
Francine F. Abeles*, Kean University
(97301469)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Probabilistic Methods in Combinatorics and the Internet, III
Organizers:
Fan Chung Graham, University of California San Diego fan@ucsd.edu
Van Vu, University of California San Diego

1:00 p.m.
Random graphs and Internet graphs.
Fan Chung*, University of California, San Diego
(973051345)

1:30 p.m.
A Phase Transition in the Optimum Partitioning Problem.
Christian H Borgs*, Microsoft Research
Jennifer T Chayes, Microsoft Research
Boris Pittel, Ohio State University
(973051203)

2:00 p.m.
Tradeoffs in Probabilistic Packet Marking for IP Traceback.
Micah Adler*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(97394746)

2:30 p.m.
Probabilistic Techniques in Data Stream Computations.
S. Muthu Muthukrishnan*, AT&T Research
(973681308)

3:00 p.m.
The Phase Transition for Percolation on the nCube.
Christian H Borgs, Microsoft Research
Jennifer T Chayes*, Microsoft Research
Remco van der Hoftstad, Delft University of Technology
Gordon Slade, University of British Columbia
Joel Spencer, New York University
(973051201)

3:30 p.m.
Learning mixtures of arbitrary gaussians.
Sanjeev Arora*, Princeton University
Ravi Kannan, Yale University
(97368861)

4:00 p.m.
Failure Detection in Networks.
Jon M Kleinberg*, Cornell University
(97305220)

4:30 p.m.
Random walks on the World Wide Web.
Monika R Henzinger*, Google Inc.
(97368353)

5:00 p.m.
Some combinatorial problems associated with the Internet.
Ronald L. Graham*, University of California, San Diego
(973051334)

5:30 p.m.
Discussion

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Computational Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, III
Organizers:
Elizabeth Arnold, Texas A\&M University barnold@math.tamu.edu
Amelia Taylor, Rutgers University ataylor@math.rutgers.edu

1:00 p.m.
Lower bounds for Betti numbers.
Melvin Hochster, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Benjamin P Richert*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(973131295)

1:30 p.m.
Local Complete Intersections in $\mathbb{P}^2$ and Koszul syzygies.
David Cox, Amherst College
Hal Schenck*, Texas A&M University
(97314211)

2:00 p.m.
3Generated Ideals Arising From Graphs.
Leah H Gold*, Cornell University
(973131309)

2:30 p.m.
About finite $F$representation type.
Yongwei Yao*, University of Kansas
(97313750)

3:00 p.m.
Level Algebras with Minimal Hilbert Functions.
Anna M. Bigatti, University of Genoa
Anthony V. Geramita*, Queen's University and the University of Genoa
(973131144)

3:30 p.m.
Some Simple Representations of $BS(2,3)$ and Their Deformations.
Russell E Goodman*, University of Oklahoma
(97314253)

4:00 p.m.
Associated primes and Bass numbers of local cohomology modules.
Thomas Marley*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Janet Vassilev, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
(973131333)

4:30 p.m.
Determinantal ideals and the combinatorics of Schubert polynomials.
Allen I Knutson, UC Berkeley
Ezra N Miller*, MIT
(97313909)

5:00 p.m.
Generic Sequences of Polynomials.
Keith A Pardue*, Haverford College
(973131288)

5:30 p.m.
Patterns of dependence among powers of polynomials.
Bruce Reznick*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(97314107)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics, II
Organizers:
Rosa C. Orellana, Dartmouth College Rosa.C.Orellana@Dartmouth.edu
Michael Zabrocki, York University zabrocki@mathstat.yorku.ca

1:00 p.m.
Centralizer Algebras for Exceptional Groups.
Hans Wenzl*, University of California, San Diego
(973001074)

1:30 p.m.
Catalan Numbers and QuasiSymmetric Functions.
Nantel Bergeron*, York University
JeanChristophe Aval, Universite de Bordeaux
(97305842)

2:00 p.m.
A combinatorial model for Weyl character formulas.
Frederick Goodman*, Univerity of Iowa
Jacqui Rammage, University of Newcastle
(973051146)

2:30 p.m.
The StanleyReisner simplicial complex of the slope variety.
Jeremy L Martin*, University of California, San Diego
(97305850)

3:00 p.m.
Radon Transforms and the Finite General Linear Groups.
Michael E Orrison*, Harvey Mudd College
(97320641)

3:30 p.m.
A probabilistic approach to the descent statistic.
Richard Ehrenborg, University of Kentucky
Michael Levin, Harvard University
Margaret A Readdy*, University of Kentucky
(97305767)

4:00 p.m.
Restricted Permutations, Fibonacci Numbers, and $k$Generalized Fibonacci Numbers.
Eric S Egge*, Gettysburg College
(97305334)

4:30 p.m.
Sturmian Words and the Permutation that Orders the Fractional Parts $\{\alpha\}, \{2\alpha\}, \dots, \{n \alpha\}$.
Kevin O'Bryant*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(9730574)

5:00 p.m.
Cyclotomic Hecke algebras and multipartitions.
Monica J Vazirani*, UC Berkeley
(97305956)

5:30 p.m.
Reciprocity theorems for enumeration of perfect matchings.
James G Propp*, University of Wisconsin
(97305732)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Developments in Analysis and Numerics of Fluid Problems (in memory of JacquesLouis Lions), III
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

1:00 p.m.
Theory and Application of InitialBoundaryValue Problems for Water Waves.
Jerry L Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(97376787)

1:30 p.m.
Recent Developments in Boundary Layer Theory Associated with Incompressible Newtonian Fluids.
Roger Temam, Indiana University
Xiaoming Wang*, Iowa State U. and New York U.
(973761305)

2:00 p.m.
Rigorous characterizations of the boundary layer separations of 2D incompressible flows.
Shouhong Wang*, Indiana University
(97376657)

2:30 p.m.
Boundary Layer Dynamics of the Flow Past a Cylinder at High Reynolds Number.
Hans E Johnston*, University of Michigan
(97376881)

3:00 p.m.
Numerical simulation of cocontinuous emulsions.
John S Lowengrub*, University of Minnesota
(973761471)

3:30 p.m.
Macromolecular fluids: modeling and simulation.
Wang Qi*, Florida State University
(973761025)

4:00 p.m.
Multiple Scale Models in Complex fluids.
Chun Liu*, Penn State University
(97335670)

4:30 p.m.
The predictability problems in numerical weather and climate prediction.
Mu Mu*, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Wansuo Duan, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
(97376731)

5:00 p.m.
Spectral Dynamics of Velocity Gradient Field in Restricted Flows.
Hailiang Liu*, UCLA
Eitan Tadmor, UCLA
(973351479)

5:30 p.m.
Statistical Solutions of the NavierStokes Equations with Applications to the Conventional Theory of Turbulence.
Ricardo M Rosa*, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(973351281)

Wednesday January 9, 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, IV
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.
Two applications of the tensor product of lattices.
Robert W Quackenbush*, University of Manitoba
(97306148)

1:30 p.m.
Congruence forcing in lattices.
George Gr\"atzer, University of Manitoba
Matthew Greenberg*, McGill University
Tam\'as E. Schmidt, Budapest University of Technology and Economics
(97306702)

2:00 p.m.
Partially Ordered Structures for Hazard Detection.
Janusz Brzozowski*, University of Waterloo
(97306247)

2:30 p.m.
Process Spaces, Morphisms, and Applications.
Radu Negulescu*, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University
(97306139)

3:00 p.m.
Break.

3:30 p.m.
Partial order, specification and refinement.
Michael W Mislove*, Tulane University
(97306158)

4:00 p.m.
Retracts of Directed Complete Posets.
Jimmie D Lawson*, Louisiana State University
(97306130)

4:30 p.m.
Retracts and Connections.
Henry Crapo*, CAMS, EHESS, Paris, France
(973061268)

5:00 p.m.
Constructing finite projective planes.
James B Nation*, University of Hawaii
(97306164)

5:30 p.m.
$Q$universal varieties of bounded lattices.
M. E Adams*, State University of New York at New Paltz
W. Dziobiak, University of Puerto Rico
(97306143)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Research in Mathematics by Undergraduates, III
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.
A modification of the BialostockiErdosLefmann Problem.
Andy C Schultz*, Davidson College
(973051433)

1:30 p.m.
ColorConsistent Automorphisms of Cayley Graphs.
Melanie Albert*, Davidson College
Jaren Smith, Bard College
Elizabeth W McMahon, Lafayette College
(97305414)

2:00 p.m.
Permutations Avoiding the Patterns 1234 and 3124.
Corinne B Dallas*, Gettysburg College
(97305425)

2:30 p.m.
RSK Insertion and Characters of Complex Reflection Groups and Cyclotomic Hecke Algebras.
Andy G Cantrell*, Macalester College
(97305225)

3:00 p.m.
Constructing Excellent Unique Factorization Domains with Local Generic Formal Fibers.
John Bryk, Williams College
Sonja Mapes*, University of Notre Dame
Charles Samuels, Williams College
Grace Wang, University of California, Berkeley
(97313250)

3:30 p.m.
A measure that is both dyadic doubling and triadic doubling is not necessarily doubling.
Daniel M. Boylan*, Harvey Mudd College
(97342231)

4:00 p.m.
Lotteries and Poisson approximation.
Ana Pavasovi\'c, Hillsdale College
Challis Kinnucan*, Bates College
(97360870)

4:30 p.m.
Break.

5:00 p.m.
Never Cry Wolf: Changing Population Dynamics in Yellowstone.
Clay E Cressler*, Hope College
(9739272)

5:30 p.m.
Modeling Michigan's Whitetailed Deer Population.
Christian W VanSlooten*, Hope College
(9739273)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Stochastic Processes and Functional Analysis (in honor of M. M. Rao), III
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.
Stochastic Integral of processes with finite variation.
Nicolae Dinculeanu*, University of Florida
(97360904)

1:30 p.m.
$L^(2,2)$ Xholomorphic processes.
Michael L Green*, Baylor University
(97360884)

2:00 p.m.
Stochastic and Doubly Stochastic Operators.
Sheila King, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Ray Shiflett*, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
(97360957)

2:30 p.m.
Filtering with OrnsteinUhlenbeck Process as Noise.
Abhay G Bhatt*, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
(97360888)

3:00 p.m.
Ito formula for free stochastic integrals.
Michael Anshelevich*, University of California, Berkeley
(973601400)

3:30 p.m.
Tightness of Brownian Flow and L\'{e}vy Flow.
Hong Zhang*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
D Kannan, University of Georgia
(973601221)

4:00 p.m.
Hedging of Options When the Price Process Has Jumps Whose Arrival Rate Depends on the Price History.
Kiseop Lee*, Dept. of Statistics, Purdue Univ
(9736017)

4:30 p.m.
Extended Distributions and Hyperfunctionals.
Mark Burgin*, University of California, Los Angeles
(97346900)

5:00 p.m.
A Problem from Hamiltonian Mechanics with Small Noise and Degeneracy.
Natella V O'Bryant*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(9736081)

5:30 p.m.
Approximating Scale Mixtures.
Hasan Hamdan*, James Madison University
John Nolan, James Madison University
(97360905)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Theory and Applications of Symmetric Functions, III
Organizers:
Adriano Garsia, University of California San Diego agarsia@ucsd.edu
Jeffrey B. Remmel, University of California San Diego jremmel@ucsd.edu

1:00 p.m.
On the top homology of hypergraph matching complexes.
John Shareshian, Washington University
Michelle L Wachs*, University of Miami
(973051452)

1:30 p.m.
Symmetric functions, homomorphisms, and permutation statistics.
Jeffrey B Remmel*, University of California at San Diego
(973051049)

2:00 p.m.
Applications of Symmetric Functions to the Study of Wreath Products Between Cyclic and Symmetric Groups.
Jennifer D Wagner*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(97305798)

2:30 p.m.
Characters of the partition algebras.
Tom Halverson*, Macalester College
(973051138)

3:00 p.m.
Quantum cohomology of Grassmannians.
Anders S Buch*, MIT
(973141098)

3:30 p.m.
A root system description of pattern avoidance with applications to Schubert varieties.
Sara C Billey*, MIT
Alex Postnikov, MIT
(973051396)

4:00 p.m.
Descent Monomials and GarsiaHaiman Modules.
Edward E Allen*, Wake Forest University
(973051339)

4:30 p.m.
Symmetric functions and twostacksortable permutations.
Ira M Gessel*, Brandeis University
Dapeng Xu, Brandeis University
(973051027)

5:00 p.m.
A tensor product theorem related to perfect crystals.
Masato Okado, Osaka University
Anne Schilling, University of California, Davis
Mark M Shimozono*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(973051315)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Topology and Its Applications, III
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.
Forcing and convergence properties in compact spaces.
Alan S Dow*, University of North Carolina Charlotte
(973541274)

1:30 p.m.
Perfect images of metalindel\"of spaces.
Oleg I Pavlov*, Mercer University
(973541412)

2:00 p.m.
A Generalization of Weak Bases.
Chuan Liu*, Ohio State UniversityNewark
(973541336)

2:30 p.m.
An $\alpha$normal non$\beta$normal Moore Space.
John E Porter*, Murray State University
(97354144)

3:00 p.m.
Basecover paracompactness and GOspaces.
Strashimir G. Popvassilev*, Auburn University, AL, and Institute of Mathematics, Sofia, Bulgaria
(97354255)

3:30 p.m.
Metrizability of trees.
Akira Iwasa*, University of South Carolina Salkehatchie
(973541035)

4:00 p.m.
On some relative properties.
Mikhail V Matveev*, Irvine, CA
(97354803)

4:30 p.m.
Break.

5:00 p.m.
Nicely Fr\'echet spaces and Fr\'echetness of products.
Francis Jordan, University of Mississippi
Frederic Mynard*, University of Mississippi
(97354946)

5:30 p.m.
The Category of Long Exact Sequences and the Homotopy Exact Sequence of Modules.
C. Joanna Su*, Providence College
(97355740)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#12: Part B
Introduction to mathematical card tricks.
Organizers:
Colm K. Mulcahy, Spelman College
Jeffrey A. Ehme, Spelman College

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#7: Part B
Creating and exporting computer animations to the Web.
Organizers:
William D. Emerson, Metropolitan State College of Denver
Louis A. Talman, Metropolitan State College of Denver
Bradford Kline, Metropolitan State College of Denver

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
AMS Session on Functional Analysis and Operator Theory

1:00 p.m.
Convex set and polygons.
Ji Gao*, Community College of Philadelphia
(9734624)

1:15 p.m.
Approximation by chaotic operators.
Juan P Bes*, Trinity College
Kit C Chan, Bowling Green State University
(97346142)

1:30 p.m.
Some extremal properties of section spaces of Banach bundles and their duals.
D A Robbins*, Trinity College
(97346246)

1:45 p.m.
Some Convergent Properties of Mann and Ishikawa Iteration Schemes in Hilbert Spaces.
Jinlu Li*, Shawnee State University
(97346400)

2:00 p.m.
RiemannLebesgue properties of Banach spaces associated with subsets of a discrete abelian group.
Patrick N Dowling*, Miami University
(97346863)

2:15 p.m.
DP1 Operators on C(H,E).
Dawn R Slavens*, Midwestern State Univeersity
Elizabeth M Bator, University of North Texas
(973461082)

2:30 p.m.
Complemented subspaces of bounded linear operators from C(H,E) to F.
Elizabeth M Bator*, University of North Texas
(973461238)

2:45 p.m.
A separating property for operators on Banach lattices related to function space representations.
William A. Feldman*, University of Arkansas
(97347155)

3:00 p.m.
Orbits under a class of isometries of $L^{1}\,[0,1]$.
Terje Hoim*, Trinity College, Hartford, CT
(97347205)

3:15 p.m.
Generalized Inverses in a Banach Algebra of Operators.
Lisa A Oberbroeckling*, University of Oregon
(97347810)

3:30 p.m.
Separating the shiftlike and backward shiftlike parts of a Hilbert space operator.
George R Exner*, Bucknell University
Bernard Chevreau, University of Bordeaux I
(97347857)

3:45 p.m.
Break.

4:00 p.m.
Composition and Toeplitz Operators in Lorentz Ideals.
Raimundo M Kovac*, Rhode Island College
(973471029)

4:15 p.m.
Abstract Backward Shifts.
Michael W Raney*, University of Oregon
(973471059)

4:30 p.m.
On the Existence of Non Outer Conjugate $\mathbb{Z}_{3}$Kernels on a Free Group Factor with the Same Obstruction to Lifting.
Maria Grazia Viola*, University of Iowa
(973471440)

4:45 p.m.
CauchyKowalewski Theorem for Extended Distributions.
Mark Burgin, UCLA
James Ralston*, UCLA
(97335744)

5:00 p.m.
Extending the Kantrovich Inequalities to Normal Operators and pairs of elements of closed Normal Subalgebras.
Morteza Seddighin*, Indiana University East
(9734721)

5:15 p.m.
Break.

5:30 p.m.
Capacity estimates.
David R Adams, University of Kentucky
Ritva M HurriSyrjanen*, University of Helsinki, University of Michigan
(97331311)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Mathematics Education

1:00 p.m.
Building Job Skills in a Number Theory Course.
John W Jones*, Arizona State University
Jeffrey J Holt, University of Virginia
(9739726)

1:15 p.m.
Report on a New College Algebra Learning System.
Wayne F Mackey*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
(97397332)

1:45 p.m.
The Effects of HandHeld CAS in Multivariable Calculus.
Mary Ann Connors, Westfield State College
William L Fehlman II*, United States Military Academy
(97397515)

2:00 p.m.
A Comparison of High School and University Performance  Preleminary Report.
Richard O Hill*, Michigan State University
Thomas A Parker, Michigan State University
(973971198)

2:00 p.m.
Improving Undergraduate Mathematics Education: Benefits of the Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Program at the University of Arizona.
Christopher D Goff*, University of Arizona
Brigitte Lahme, University of Arizona
(973971423)

2:30 p.m.
The Case Against Quizzing Students.
David A Smith*, United States Military Academy
(973971473)

2:45 p.m.
Math Sense: A Collaborative Effort to Prepare Peer Instructors in a General Education Course Teach Mathematics.
Brigitte Lahme*, University of Arizona
Maria K Robinson, University of Arizona
(973971429)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
AMS Session on Partial Differential Equations

1:00 p.m.
Genaration and Metastability of Patterns for a Class of Nonlinear Evolution Equations.
Zhenbu Zhang*, Tulane University
(9733544)

1:15 p.m.
Complete BlowUp For A Degenerate Semilinear Parabolic Problem With An Insulated Boundary Condition.
Nadejda E Dyakevitch*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(97335150)

1:30 p.m.
Decay of KdV Solitons.
Hieu D Nguyen*, Rowan University
(97335187)

1:45 p.m.
The existence and large time behavior of solutions of a parabolic boundary value problem with interface condition.
ChiKan Chen*, University of Central Arkansas
(97335273)

2:00 p.m.
On Explicit Radial Entire and NonEntire Solutions.
Philip W Schaefer*, University of Tennessee
Vinod Goyal, Tuskegee University
(973351466)

2:15 p.m.
Break.

2:30 p.m.
An nth order Darboux transformation for the onedimensional time dependent Schrodinger equation.
Danny Arrigo*, University of Central Arkansas
Fred Hickling, University of Central Arkansas
(973351001)

2:45 p.m.
On Nonlinear Wave Generation by a Moving Boundary.
Vladimir V Varlamov*, The University of Texas at Austin
Jerry L Bona, The University of Texas at Austin
(973351009)

3:00 p.m.
The effect of the assumption of equilibrium partitioning in the modeling of chemical sorption and transport.
Seth F. Oppenheimer*, Mississippi State University
William L Kingery, Mississippi State University
(973351276)

3:15 p.m.
Weak Solutions to the Equations of MHD Dynamo Theory via the Galerkin Method.
Paul G. Schmidt, Auburn University
Tony D. Weathers*, Mercer University
(973351279)

3:30 p.m.
Boundary Value Problems and the Darboux Transformation.
Danny Arrigo, Univ. Central Arkansas
Fred Hickling*, Univ. Central Arkansas
(973351388)

3:45 p.m.
On computations of Eigenfunctions for Nonlinear Shroedinger equation.
Nataliya Y Savytska*, University of Connecticut
Israel Koltracht, University of Connecticut
(973351399)

4:00 p.m.
Time Dependent NavierStokes Equation, Analytical, Solution of the Boundary Layer, Laminar and Turbulent.
Leonard D'Attorre*, AMS
(973001434)

4:15 p.m.
Break.

4:45 p.m.
Neutral Functional Equations in Discrete Time.
Constantin Corduneanu*, The University of Texas at Arlington
Mehran Mahdavi, Bowie State University
(973451168)

5:00 p.m.
Continuous Future Polynomial Regularization of IllPosed Volterra Equations (preliminary report).
Aaron C Cinzori*, Hope College
(973451174)

5:15 p.m.
Identification of conductivity imperfections: An asymptotic formula for imperfections of codimension 1.
Arup Mukherjee*, Montclair State University, NJ
Elena Beretta, Universita di Roma
Michael Vogelius, Rutgers University
(973451331)

5:30 p.m.
Modeling and Numerical Simulation of Crack Growth in Anisotropic Medium.
Alla V Balueva*, Georgia Perimeter College
(97374604)

5:45 p.m.
On the heat trace asymptotics for the Zaremba problem.
Stuart Dowker, University of Manchester
Peter Gilkey, University of Oregon
Klaus Kirsten*, MaxPlanckInstitute, Leipzig
(97358145)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Classroom Demonstrations and Course Projects That Make a Difference, III
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.
Students on Track  Designing a Train Track.
Gerald Kobylski, United States Military Academy
William K Farmer*, United States Military Academy
Ethan Berkove, Lafayette University
(973N1533)

1:15 p.m.
Teaching Vectors in Context: Kennedy Space Center's Doppler Radar Wind Profiler Project.
Dennis C Ebersole*, Northampton Community College
(973N1412)

1:30 p.m.
Finding the Speed of Light in Water: A Simple Calculus Demonstration.
James T Sandefur*, Georgetown University
(973N1452)

1:45 p.m.
Demos with Positive Impact: A Project to Connect Mathematics Instructors with Effective Teaching Tools.
David R Hill, Temple University
Lila F Roberts*, Georgia Southern University
(973N1455)

2:00 p.m.
Using Consulting Problems to Reinvigorate a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course.
Carol A Simmons*, North Georgia College & State University
(973N1450)

2:15 p.m.
Modeling Projects in a Beginning Applied Calculus course.
Sharon L Brown*, Humboldt State University
(973N1366)

2:30 p.m.
The Force Table in the Mathematics Classroom.
Kelly Black*, University of New Hampshire
John B Geddes, University of New Hampshire
(973N195)

2:45 p.m.
ILAPS to the Rescue.
William P Fox*, Francis Marion University
Richard D West, Francis Marion University
(973N1298)

3:00 p.m.
A Foot By Any Other Name  A Paradox for Calculus Students.
Tracy D Hamilton*, California State University Stanislaus
(973N1526)

3:15 p.m.
Projects for PreService Teachers in an UpperLevel Modern Geometry Class.
Timothy D Comar*, Benedictine University
(973N1478)

3:30 p.m.
Spreading the Word: Classroom Simulations for Modeling Logistic Growth.
Penelope Dunham*, Muhlenberg College
(973N1544)

3:45 p.m.
A Trip to the Circus  From General Mathematics to Multivariate Calculus.
Sarah L Mabrouk*, Framingham State College
(973N1697)

4:00 p.m.
Was Malthus Correct? The Problem of Rice in India.
David H Carhart*, Bentley College
Karen J Schroeder, Bentley College
(973N1554)

4:15 p.m.
Models To Improve Visualization of Volumes.
Laurene V Fausett*, Georgoia Southern University
(973N1395)

4:30 p.m.
Do Math and History Mix?
Joanne V Peeples*, El Paso Community College
(973N1574)

4:45 p.m.
Applications of Logic and Truth Tables in a General Education Mathematics Course.
Chris D Oehrlein*, Oklahoma City Community College
Jay Malmstrom, Oklahoma City Community College
(973N1578)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Environmental Mathematics in the Classroom, II
Organizers:
Ben Fusaro, Florida State University fusaro@math.fsu.edu
Marty E. Walter, University of Colorado

1:00 p.m.
Mathematics for Environmental Analysis  two courses.
Mic Jackson*, Earlham College
(973P1434)

1:20 p.m.
Mathematics for Human Survival.
Patricia Clark Kenschaft*, Montclair State University
(973P1271)

1:40 p.m.
Classroom Ready Environmental Mathematics Resources.
Greg A Langkamp*, Seattle Central Community College
Joseph M Hull, Seattle Central Community College
(973P1495)

2:00 p.m.
Calculus and Environmental Modeling.
James A Walsh*, Oberlin College
(973P142)

2:20 p.m.
Some Important Topics You Most Likely Will Not Encounter in an Economics Class.
Martin E. Walter*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(973P1238)

2:40 p.m.
Environmental Modeling: A general education course in an environmentally focused curriculum.
Jim Wright*, Green Mountain College
(973P1292)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
MAA Session on Who Needs Algebra! Alternative Introductory Mathematics Courses
Organizers:
Judy E. Ackerman, Montgomery College jackerma@mc.cc.md.us
Susan L. Forman, Bronx Community College
Kathie A. Yoder, L. A. Pierce College

1:00 p.m.
Math in the First Year Studies Program: An Integrated Approach to Collegiate Studies and Mathematical Thinking.
Teresa D Magnus*, Rivier College
(973R1547)

1:20 p.m.
Quantitative Reasoning and Informed Citizenship: An activitybased course for nonmajors.
Alicia Sevilla*, Moravian College
Kay B Somers, Moravian College
(973R1529)

1:40 p.m.
Quantitative Literacy as an Alternative to College Algebra.
Holly P Hirst*, Appalachian State University
Sarah J Greenwald, Appalachian State University
(973R1398)

2:00 p.m.
Graduating from college without college algebra.
John T Zerger*, Catawba College
(973R1466)

2:20 p.m.
Writing Assignments and the Real World.
Patricia Clark Kenschaft*, Montclair State University
(973R1367)

2:40 p.m.
Introduction to Mathematical Modeling.
Steven M Hetzler*, Salisbury University
(973R1568)

3:00 p.m.
Mathematics in Action: A Holistic Approach to Teaching a Firstyear Mathematics Course.
Morteza ShafiiMousavi*, Indiana University South Bend
Paul Kochanowski, Indiana University South Bend
(973R1101)

3:20 p.m.
Elementary Mathematical Models  An entry level mathematics course for the five minute university.
Dan Kalman*, American University
(973R1265)

3:40 p.m.
What I did in HighSchool Mathematics and Why.
George T Rublein*, College of William and Mary
(973R1567)

4:00 p.m.
Taking Algebra Alternatives from the Community College to the High School.
Chris D Oehrlein*, Oklahoma City Community College
(973R1591)

4:20 p.m.
Offering a Range of Algebra Alternatives.
Bonnie Gold*, Monmouth University
(973R1570)

4:40 p.m.
Moving Beyond College Algebra: What Makes Alternative Courses Successful?
Fred Peskoff*, Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY
(973R1632)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:15 p.m.
SIGMAA on Research on Undergraduate Mathematics Education, III
Organizers:
Julie Morrisett Clark, Hollins University jclark@hollins.edu

1:00 p.m.
Exploring Changes in Elementary Education Students' Mathematical Beliefs.
Stephen D Szydlik*, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Jennifer E Szydlik, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
(973S1403)

1:20 p.m.
How Much Logic is Used in Transition Course Proofs and How Do Students Know It?
Annie Selden*, Tennessee Technological University
John Selden, Mathematics Education Resources Company
Scott Baker, Tennessee Technological University
(973S1556)

1:40 p.m.
Instructional Implications of Attending to Students' Spontaneous Reasoning.
Michael C Furnish Oehrtman*, The University of Texas at Austin
(973S1162)

2:00 p.m.
Transformational Reasoning as a Tool for Defining, Conjecture and Proof.
Michelle J Zandieh*, Arizona State University
Mark Burtch, Arizona State University
Denise Nunley, Arizona State University
(973S1608)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussion
The mathematics community and public support.
Organizers:
Christopher C. Leary, SUNY at Geneseo
Panelists:
Herbert Clemens, University of Utah
Daniel L. Goroff, Harvard University
Joseph Malkevitch, York College, City University of New York
Michael A. Breen, AMS
Daniel N. Rockmore, Dartmouth College

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
MAA Special Presentation
How to successfully publish a textbook.
Organizers:
Michael R. Lennie, San Diego, CA
Presenters:
Michael R. Lennie,
Robert Christopherson, American River College
Michael Sullivan, Lemont, IL

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Calculus Reform and the First Two Years Panel Discussion
Reflections on the West Point Summary Conference for the CRAFTY Curriculum Foundations Workshops.
Organizers:
Donald B. Small, U. S. Military Academy
Panelists:
William H. Barker, Bowdoin College
William G. McCallum, University of Arizona, Tucson
Harriet S. Pollatsek, Mount Holyoke College
Donald B. Small,
Moderators:
Kathleen Snook, U. S. Military Academy

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
AWM Workshop: Panel Discussion
Launching a career in mathematics.
Moderators:
Jodie Novak, University of Northern Colorado
Panelists:
Cathy Kriloff, Idaho State University
Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research
Judy Walker, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Nancy J. Wyshinski, Trinity College

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
ASL Invited Address
On Certain Epimorphisms.
Philipp S. Rothmaler*, Ohio State University at Lima

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 2:15 p.m.3:05 p.m.
AMS Invited Address
Analytical and topological issues concerning Sobolev mappings.
Fanghua Lin*, Courant Institute, New York University
(9735811)

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
AWM Workshop: Presentations by Recent Women Ph.D.s, II

2:30 p.m.
Hecke Algebras and Homflypt Skein Modules.
Jianyuan Kathy Zhong*, Louisiana Tech University

3:00 p.m.
An algorithmic approach to the invariant approximation of differential invariants.
Mireille (Mimi) Boutin*, Brown University

3:30 p.m.
Location and type of singularities of generic nonlinear differential systems.
Rodica D. Costin*, Rutgers University

4:00 p.m.
Regularization of nonlinear unstable operator equations by secanttype method.
Alexandra Smirnova*, Georgia State University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 2:45 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA Workshop
Enhance undergraduate mathematics courses using globally interactive, live dynamic mathematics on the Web.
Organizers:
Joan Bookbinder, Arlington Heights, IL

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 2:45 p.m.4:15 p.m.
MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Calculus Reform and the First Two Years Open Discussion
Reforming college algebra.
Organizers:
Donald B. Small, U. S. Military Academy
Panelists:
Steven R. Dunbar, University of Nebraska
Mercedes A. McGowen, William Rainey Harper College
Moderators:
Donald B. Small,

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 3:10 p.m.5:00 p.m.
ASL Contributed Talks

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 3:15 p.m.5:15 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#8: Part B
Realworld problem solving using technology and student projects.
Organizers:
Bruce PollackJohnson, Villanova University
Audrey Borchardt, Villanova University

Wednesday January 9, 2002, 6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
AMS Banquet
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