Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Phoenix, AZ, January 710, 2004
Meeting #993
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Variational Problems

Friday January 9, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Variational Problems, I
Organizers:
David A. Hartenstine, University of Utah hartenst@math.utah.edu
Ahmed Mohammed, Ball State University amohammed@bsu.edu
John M. Neuberger, Northern Arizona State University
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

8:00 a.m.
On a Class of Resonant Schrodinger Equations.
David G Costa*, University of Nevada Las Vegas
(99335881)

8:30 a.m.
Fully Nonlinear Equations with Timemeasurable Coefficients.
Jay J Kovats*, Florida Institute of Technology
(99335861)

9:00 a.m.
Symmetry and related problems for elliptic and parabolic pde.
John L Lewis*, University of Kentucky
(99335712)

9:30 a.m.
Remarks On Sobolev Gradients.
Nicholas D Alikakos*, University of North Texas
(993351574)

10:00 a.m.
Nonlinear Elliptic Difference Equations on Graphs.
John M. Neuberger*, Northern Arizona University
(993351648)

10:30 a.m.
Surfaces of Continua for Quasilinear Elliptic Equations.
Jon Jacobsen*, Harvey Mudd College
(993351361)

Friday January 9, 2004, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Variational Problems, II
Organizers:
David A. Hartenstine, University of Utah hartenst@math.utah.edu
Ahmed Mohammed, Ball State University
John M. Neuberger, Northern Arizona State University
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

1:00 p.m.
Integrability of Blowup solutions to some nonlinear differential equations.
Michael A. Karls*, Ball State University
Ahmed Mohammed, Ball State University
(99334568)

1:30 p.m.
Harnack Type Inequalities for some Semilinear Elliptic Equations with Critical Sobolev Exponent.
Lei Zhang*, Texas A&M
(99335811)

2:00 p.m.
The IVP for the nonlinear heat equation in weighted Sobolev spaces.
Victor L Shapiro*, University of California at Riverside
(9933553)

2:30 p.m.
Some multiplicity results for asymptotically linear problems in $\mathbb{R}^N$.
Francois A van Heerden*, Utah State University
(993351268)

3:00 p.m.
Positive Solutions For A Class Of Elliptic Boundary Value Problems.
Stephen B. Robinson*, Wake Forest University
Andrew Arndt, Wake Forest University
(993351519)

3:30 p.m.
Upper estimates for solutions to superlinear nonsymmetric elliptic boundary value problems.
Alfonso Castro*, Harvey Mudd College
Monica Clapp, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
(993351370)

4:00 p.m.
Areaminimizing surfaces in 3D polytopes in $R^4$, and invariant minimizers in $R^n$.
Frank Morgan*, Williams College
(99349154)

4:30 p.m.
Continuous Newton's Method and a NashMoser Inverse Function Theorem.
J W Neuberger*, University of North Texas
(99335641)

5:00 p.m.
Models for Josephson junctions.
Jacob Rubinstein*, Indiana University
(99335830)

5:30 p.m.
Some recent results concerning $\infty$harmonic functions.
Tilak Bhattacharya*, Bishop's University
(99335579)

Saturday January 10, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Variational Problems, III
Organizers:
David A. Hartenstine, University of Utah hartenst@math.utah.edu
Ahmed Mohammed, Ball State University
John M. Neuberger, Northern Arizona State University
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

8:00 a.m.
A Variational Approach to Solving the TimeDependent GinzburgLandau Equations in Three Space Dimensions.
Patricia E Bauman*, Purdue University
Hala Jadallah, Purdue University
Daniel Phillips, Purdue University
(993351549)

8:30 a.m.
On Generalized and Viscosity Solutions of Nonlinear Elliptic Equations.
David Hartenstine*, University of Utah
Klaus Schmitt, University of Utah
(99335839)

9:00 a.m.
Domain geometry and the Pohozaev Identity.
Jeff S McGough*, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Gregg T Stubbendieck, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Jeff Mortensen, University of Nevada Reno
(99335634)

9:30 a.m.
Solvability of parabolic variational inequalities in Banach spaces.
Matthew Rudd*, University of Texas at Austin
(993351150)

10:00 a.m.
Young measure minimizers in nonlinear membrane theory.
Marian Bocea*, Carnegie Mellon University
(99349120)

10:30 a.m.
Existence and Asymptotic Boundary Behavior of Blowup Solutions to Weighted Quasilinear Equations.
Ahmed Mohammed*, Ball State University
(993351211)

Saturday January 10, 2004, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Variational Problems, IV
Organizers:
David A. Hartenstine, University of Utah hartenst@math.utah.edu
Ahmed Mohammed, Ball State University
John M. Neuberger, Northern Arizona State University
John W. Neuberger, University of North Texas

1:00 p.m.
Necksizes of singular Yamabe metrics on punctured spheres.
Rob Kusner, U. Mass. Amherst
Jesse Ratzkin*, U. Utah
(993531155)

1:30 p.m.
Discussion.

2:00 p.m.
On indefinite Schrodinger equations.
Hossein T Tehrani*, UNLV
David Costa, UNLV
Miguel Ramos, University of Lisbon
(993351197)

2:30 p.m.
Break.

3:00 p.m.
Bubble clusters.
Pablo Padilla*, University of Mexico
H Clara Garza, IIMAS
(99335683)

3:30 p.m.
Spreading of electrically charged microdroplets.
Santiago I Betelu*, University of North Texas
Marco Fontelos, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
(99376230)

4:00 p.m.
A Variable Metric Descent Method for Curve and Surface Fairing.
Robert J Renka*, University of North Texas
(99365661)

4:30 p.m.
The Weyl Problem With Nonnegative Gaussian Curvature.
Marcus A. Khuri*, Stanford University
(993531523)

5:00 p.m.
A variational method for the inverse groundwater problem.
Ian W. Knowles*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Aimin Yan, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(993351342)

5:30 p.m.
Existence result for periodic solutions of a class of Hamiltonian systems with super quadratic potential.
Leonard Karshima Shilgba*, Yokohama National University, Japan
(99337348)
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