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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
Wednesday August 9, 2000

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 8:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 8:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Book Sales and Exhibits

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 8:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.
Invited Address
On the analysis of geometric evolution equations.
Sergiu Klainerman*, Princeton University
(9563514)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Invited Address
From renormalization in dynamics to renormalization in probability and statistical physics.
Yakov G. Sinai*, Princeton University
(9566003)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 11:15 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Session on Quantum Theory, I

11:15 a.m.
Nonlinear Maxwell Theory and Electrons in Two Dimensions.
Artur Sowa*, Yale University
(9568133)

11:30 a.m.
Fractality and Fractional Quantum Mechanics.
Nick Laskin*, Carleton University
(95681117)

11:45 a.m.
Log dimensional of properties spectral measures.
Michael D Landrigan*, UC Irvine
(95681145)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 11:15 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Session on Applications to Natural Sciences

11:15 a.m.
The Topology of Brain Systems.
William C Hoffman*, Institute for Topological Psychology
(9569261)

11:30 a.m.
Wavelet Analysis of Image Registration.
Ivo D Dinov*, Department of Neurology, UCLA
Michael S Mega, Alzheimer's Disease Center, UCLA
Arthur W Toga, Department of Neurology, UCLA
(9569274)

11:45 a.m.
Computational grand challanges associated with combinatorial models of intracellular signaling transduction networks.
Joseph S Oliveira*, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(95692143)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 11:15 a.m.11:55 a.m.
Session on Algebraic Geometry

11:15 a.m.
The chiral ring of CalabiYau hypersurfaces in toric varieties.
Anvar R Mavlyutov*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Clay Mathematics Institute
(95614139)

11:30 a.m.
Some new analysis on the Ktrivial extremal contractions of smooth threefolds.
Csilla Tam\'{a}s*, Purdue University
(95614129)

11:45 a.m.
Jacobian Conjectures: Injectivity and Dynamical Systems.
Marc A Chamberland*, Grinnell College
(9561491)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 12:45 p.m.1:40 p.m.
Session on Partial Differential Equations, I

12:45 p.m.
On some quasilinear singular Schrödinger equations.
Horst R Lange*, University of Cologne, Germany
(9563578)

1:00 p.m.
Singular limit of some degenerate parabolic equations.
Kin Ming Hui*, Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
(9563545)

1:15 p.m.
Dirichlet and Neumann problems with singular boundary.
Alberto S Dubson*, I.A.M. Buenos Aires, Argentina
(95635148)

1:30 p.m.
Free Boundary Problems for the Unsteady Transonic Small Disturbance Equation: Transonic Regular Reflection.
Suncica Canic, University of Houston
Barbara L Kefitz, University of Houston
Eun Heui Kim*, University of Houston
(9563565)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 12:45 p.m.1:40 p.m.
Session on Geometry and Global Analysis

12:45 p.m.
Shape invariants of nonsmooth surfaces.
George I Kamberov*, Stevens Inst of Technology
(95653147)

1:00 p.m.
A global construction of the $CP^2$ quantum cohomology Frobenius manifold.
Jan Segert*, University of Missouri
(9565339)

1:15 p.m.
Random Riemann surfaces.
Robert Brooks, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology
Eran Makover*, Dartmouth College
(95658137)

1:30 p.m.
A new proof of the Smale Conjecture.
Kristin A Schleich, University of British Columbia
Donald M Witt*, University of British Columbia
(95658131)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Algorithmic challenges from genomics and molecular biology.
Richard M. Karp*, International Computing Science Institute
(9560505)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 3:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.
Invited Address
Mathematics and materials science.
Jean E. Taylor*, Rutgers University
(9567030)

Wednesday August 9, 2000, 4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Invited Address
String topology.
Dennis P. Sullivan*, The CUNY Graduate School
(9565825)
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