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Joint Mathematics Meetings
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston Marriott Hotel, and Boston Sheraton Hotel, Boston, MA
January 47, 2012 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1077
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications

Wednesday January 4, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, I
Wellesley, 3rd Floor, Marriott Organizers: Michael Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

8:00 a.m.
Open Problems and Conjectures in Difference Equations.
Gerasimos E. Ladas*, University of Rhode Island
(107739490)

8:30 a.m.
Further Consequences of the mM Theorem.
Gabriel Lugo*, University of Rhode Island
Frank Palladino, University of Rhode Island
(1077391642)

9:00 a.m.
General Allee effect and semistability in planar difference equations.
Saber N Elaydi*, Trinity University
George Livadiotis, Soutwest Research Institute
(1077391259)

9:30 a.m.
Convergence of periodically forced ranktype equations.
Tyrus Berry*, George Mason University
Tim Sauer, George Mason University
(107739669)

10:00 a.m.
On Periodic Trichotomies.
Frank J. Palladino*, University of Rhode Island
(107739470)

10:30 a.m.
On Rational Difference Equations with Nonnegative Periodic Coefficients.
Yevgeniy Kostrov, Xavier University
Zachary Kudlak*, Mount Saint Mary College
(1077391260)

Wednesday January 4, 2012, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Difference Equations and Applications, II
Wellesley, 3rd Floor, Marriott Organizers: Michael Radin, Rochester Institute of Technology michael.radin@rit.edu

2:15 p.m.
On the Nature of Solutions of the Difference Equation $x_{n+1}=x_{n}x_{n3}1$.
Candace M. Kent*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Witold Kosmala, Appalachian State University
(1077391500)

2:45 p.m.
Periodicity In General Delay Nonlinear Difference Equations Using Fixed Point Theory.
Youssef N. Raffoul*, University of Dayton
(1077391340)

3:15 p.m.
Global Asymptotic Behavior of Some Periodically Forced Discrete Nonlinear Population Models.
Vlajko L Kocic*, Xavier University of Louisiana
(107739475)

3:45 p.m.
Global Dynamics of Certain Competitive System in the Plane.
Mustafa R. S. Kulenovic*, The University of Rhode Island
Orlando Merino, The University of Rhode Island
Mehmed Nurkanovic, University of Tuzla
(107739301)

4:15 p.m.
Patterns of Boundedness of Rational Systems in the Plane.
Emmanouil Drymonis*, University of Rhode Island
(1077391041)

4:45 p.m.
The Global Character of Solutions of Rational Systems in the Plane.
Chris D Lynd*, The University of Rhode Island
(107739750)

5:15 p.m.
The Global Characteristics of a Family of Systems of Piecewise Linear Difference Equations.
E Grove, University of Rhode Island
G Ladas, University of Rhode Island
E Lapierre*, Johnson & Wales University
W Tikjha, Mahidol University
(107739794)

5:45 p.m.
Positive solutions for a system of second order multipoint discrete boundary value problems.
Johnny Henderson*, Baylor University
Rodica Luca, Gh. Asachi Technical University
(10773930)
