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Mathematical Challenges of the 21st Century
Los Angeles, CA, August 612, 2000
Meeting #956
Associate secretaries:
Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Monday August 7, 2000

Monday August 7, 2000, 8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Meeting Registration

Monday August 7, 2000, 8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Book Sales and Exhibits

Monday August 7, 2000, 8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Invited Address
Unsolved problems of fluid mechanics.
Charles L. Fefferman*, Princeton University
(9567616)

Monday August 7, 2000, 10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Invited Address
Modeling perception and inference in intelligent systems.
David Mumford*, Brown University
(9569212)

Monday August 7, 2000, 11:15 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Session on Optimization

11:15 a.m.
Extremum criteria in Neoclassical Analysis.
Mark S. Burgin*, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095
(9564996)

11:30 a.m.
Substationarity of the nonLipschitz energy for an eigenvalue problem in Hemivariational Inequalities.
Marian Bocea*, Carnegie Mellon University
(95649134)

11:45 a.m.
A study in the space of functions of bounded variation of a denoisingdeblurring variational problem.
Luminita A Vese*, University of California, Los Angeles
(95649144)

Monday August 7, 2000, 11:15 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Session on Number Theory, I

11:15 a.m.
Fintie order elements of Hecke groups.
Abdul Hassen*, Rowan University
(9561136)

11:30 a.m.
Results Concerning Cyclotomic Swan Subgroups.
Daniel R Replogle*, College of Saint Elizabeth
(9561151)

11:45 a.m.
Local $L$factors for the symplectic group of order four.
Ramin TaklooBighash*, Johns Hopkins University
(95611103)

Monday August 7, 2000, 12:45 p.m.1:40 p.m.
Session on Geometry

12:45 p.m.
The DuistermaatHeckman integration formula on generalized flag manifolds via a Morse theoretic approach.
Andreas T Arvanitoyeorgos*, The American College of Greece
(9565390)

1:00 p.m.
Tubes and the geometry of Kahler manifold.
Christina C Beneki*, University of Patras
(9565393)

1:15 p.m.
Exotic Spaces in Quantum Gravity.
Kristin Schleich*, University of British Columbia
Donald M Witt, University of British Columbia
(95653124)

1:30 p.m.
Closing some gaps in the basic development of hyperbolic geometry.
Dieter Ruoff*, University of Regina, Regina, Canada
(9565149)

Monday August 7, 2000, 12:45 p.m.1:40 p.m.
Session on Mathematics Education

12:45 p.m.
On mathematical learning: Application to learning generally.
Danielle Mihram, University of Southern California
G. Arthur Mihram*, Princeton, NJ
(95697120)

1:00 p.m.
Keeping mathematics unified in the 21st century.
M. Anne Dow*, Maharishi University of Management
(95697140)

1:15 p.m.
Some Activities Connecting Geometry, Probability, and Regression.
GieWhan D Kim*, Southren Oregon University
Sungsook Kim, PaiChai University
(95697115)

1:30 p.m.
Use of Worksheets to Facilitate Understanding.
Carol E Fan*, Loyola Marymount University
(9569780)

Monday August 7, 2000, 12:45 p.m.1:40 p.m.
Session on Associative Rings and Algebras

12:45 p.m.
On the structure of certain rings with conditions on potent and noncentral elements.
Hazar M AbuKhuzam*, Beirut Lebanon
(9561664)

1:00 p.m.
Determinants and inversion of Gram matrices and expansions of the energy operator in the Fock representation of the multiparametric CCRalgebras.
Dragutin Svrtan*, Department of Mathematics , University of Zagreb, Bijenicka c.30 ,10000Zagreb, Croatia
Stjepan Meljanac, Rudjer Boskovic Institute
(95616146)

1:15 p.m.
Index of Lie algebras and associative algebras.
Vladimir Dergachev*, University of Pennsylvania
(95616127)

1:30 p.m.
The algebra of multiple zeta values.
Michael E Hoffman*, U. S. Naval Academy
(95616119)

Monday August 7, 2000, 2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Geometry and its relation to physics.
ShingTung Yau*, Harvard University
(9565309)

Monday August 7, 2000, 3:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Invited Address
Recent progress in algebraic combinatorics.
Richard P. Stanley*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(9560520)

Monday August 7, 2000, 4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Invited Address
Geometric partial differential equations: From Hilbert's 23rd Problem to nonlinear waves.
Karen Uhlenbeck*, University of Texas at Austin
(9563515)

Monday August 7, 2000, 5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
UCLA Department of Mathematics Reception

Monday August 7, 2000, 8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
AWM Special Presentation
Demographic trends and challenges for mathematics.
Presenters:
Carolyn R. Mahoney, California State University, San Marcos

Monday August 7, 2000, 9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
AWM Reception
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