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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Washington, DC, January 58, 2009 (Monday  Thursday)
Meeting #1046
Associate secretaries:
Bernard Russo, AMS brusso@math.uci.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications

Monday January 5, 2009, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications, I
Maryland Suite B, Lobby Level, Marriott
Organizers:
GuiQiang G. Chen, Northwestern University
Cleopatra C. Christoforou, University of Houston cleopatra@math.uh.edu

8:00 a.m.
Compensated Compactness and the MultiDimensional Euler Equations.
James Glimm*, State University of New York at Stony Brook
(104635257)

8:30 a.m.
On the dynamics of multicomponent reactive flows.
Konstantina Trivisa*, University of Maryland
(1046351186)

9:00 a.m.
Instantaneous boundary tangency and cusp formation in twodimensional fluid flows.
Misha Perepelitsa*, Vanderbilt University
David Hoff, Indiana University
(104635636)

9:30 a.m.
On ShockFree Periodic Solutions for the Euler Equations.
Robin C Young*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
J Blake Temple, University of California, Davis
(1046351619)

10:00 a.m.
Stability of Newtonian Rotating White Dwarf Stars.
Tao Luo*, Georgetown University
Joel Smoller, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(104635677)

10:30 a.m.
Local WellPosedness of a Dispersive NavierStokes System.
C David Levermore*, University of Maryland, College Park
Weiran Sun, University of Maryland, College Park
(1046351209)

Monday January 5, 2009, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Applications, II
Maryland Suite B, Lobby Level, Marriott
Organizers:
GuiQiang G. Chen, Northwestern University
Cleopatra C. Christoforou, University of Houston cleopatra@math.uh.edu

2:15 p.m.
SelfSimilar Multidimensional Conservation Laws: An Excursion into Linear Equations.
Nedyu I Popivanov, Sofia University
Barbara Lee Keyfitz*, Fields Institute and the Ohio State University
(104635424)

2:45 p.m.
Transonic flows past wedges governed by full Euler equations.
G.Q. Chen, Northwestern Univeristy
J. Chen*, University of Houston
M. Feldman, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(104635555)

3:15 p.m.
Mixed type problems and semihyperbolic waves in twodimensional compressible Euler systems.
Yuxi Zheng*, Penn State
(104635516)

3:45 p.m.
Transonic shocks of multidimensional compressible flow through divergent nozzles with arbitrary crosssections.
Myoungjean Bae*, University of WisconsinMadison
Mikhail Feldman, University of WisconsinMadison
(104635411)

4:15 p.m.
Optimal Transport for the System of Isentropic Euler Equations.
Michael Westdickenberg*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(104635641)

4:45 p.m.
On the structure of solutions of multidimensional systems of conservation laws.
Monica Torres*, Purdue University
(104635669)

5:15 p.m.
Largedata solution of the Cauchy problem for a model system for singular shocks.
Michael Sever*, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
(104635174)

5:45 p.m.
Shock reflection, free boundary problems, and degenerate elliptic equations.
GuiQiang Chen, Northwestern University
Mikhail Feldman*, University of WisconsinMadison
(104635663)
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