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1994 Southeastern Section Meeting
Richmond, VA, November 1113, 1994
Meeting #896
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Friday November 11, 1994

Friday November 11, 1994, 1:25 p.m.2:15 p.m.
Invited Address
Probabilistic studies of nondifferentiable functions.
Haynes Room, Commons
Loren D. Pitt*, University of Virginia
(8966009)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Interpolation and Dilation Theory, I
Room 102, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
Zeropole matrix function interpolation on Riemann surfaces.
Kevin F. Clancey*, University of Georgia
(89647115)

3:00 p.m.
Zeropole interpolation for meromorphic matrix functions on an algebraic curve with determinantal representation.
Joseph A. Ball*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Victor Vinnikov, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
(8961407)

3:30 p.m.
Pure subjordan operators and simultaneous approximation by a polynomial and its derivative.
Joseph A. Ball, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Thomas R. Fanney*, Virginia Wesleyan College
(8964706)

4:00 p.m.
Symmetric factorizations of symmetric rational matrix functions.
Leiba Rodman*, College of William and Mary
(8961572)

4:30 p.m.
SemiFredholmness of Toeplitz operators with (semi) almost periodic matrix symbols.
Yu I. Karlovich, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Ukraine
I. Spitkovsky*, College of William and Mary
(8964769)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Set Theoretic Topology and Set Theory, I
Room 231, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
Split compactification and realcompact extensions.
Charles Aull*, Virginia Polytech Institute & State University
(89654141)

3:00 p.m.
Irreducible collections of open sets in product spaces.
L. Brian Lawrence*, George Mason University
(89654146)

3:30 p.m.
Topological and algebraic copies of N* in N*.
Neil B. Hindman*, Howard University
Dona Strauss, University of Hull, England
(89654138)

4:00 p.m.
A space with normal preimages.
Timothy J. LaBerge*, Union College
(89654158)

4:30 p.m.
Nonnormal function spaces with countable extent.
Winfried Just, Ohio University, Athens
Olga Sipacheva, Moscow State University, Moscow
Paul Jan Szeptycki*, Ohio University, Athens
(89654157)

5:00 p.m.
Some weaker monotone separation and local basis properties.
Robert E. Buck*, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
(8965414)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Operators on Banach Spaces of Analytic Functions, I
Room 107, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
Some open problems about composition operators on spaces of analytic functions.
Carl C. Cowen, Jr.*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8964762)

3:00 p.m.
Completely continuous composition operators.
Joseph A. Cima, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Alec L. Matheson*, Lamar University
(8964749)

3:30 p.m.
Invariant subspaces in Bergman spaces and Hedenmalm's boundary value problem.
Dmitry Khavinson*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Harold S. Shapiro, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
(8963017)

4:00 p.m.
A rigidity theorem for composition operators on Bergman spaces.
Thomas L. Kriete, III*, University of Virginia
Barbara D. MacCluer, University of Richmond
(8964795)

4:30 p.m.
Zero sequences in Bergman spaces.
Daniel H. Luecking*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
(8963090)

5:00 p.m.
Extensions of Szego's theorem.
John Akeroyd*, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
(8964604)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Groups, Rings and Forms, I
Room 331, Commons

2:30 p.m.
On the order structure and the invariant subrings of finite groups.
Lin Tan*, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
(89613100)

3:00 p.m.
Projective invariants of four subspaces.
Rosa Qi Huang*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(8961371)

3:30 p.m.
Groebner bases and PoincareBirkhoffWitt bases.
Edward L. Green*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(89616119)

4:00 p.m.
Global and Krull dimensions of some quantizations of the Weyl algebra.
Hisaki Fujita, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Ellen E. Kirkman*, Wake Forest University
James J. Kuzmanovich, Wake Forest University
(8961659)

4:30 p.m.
Invariants of G/U x G/U x G/U, G = SL(4,C).
Frank D. Grosshans*, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
(89614110)

5:00 p.m.
Minimal prime ideals in enveloping algebras of nilpotent Lie superalgebras.
Ellen E. Kirkman, Wake Forest University
James J. Kuzmanovich*, Wake Forest University
(8961660)

5:30 p.m.
Bosonization of vertex operators for level one representations of quantum affine algebras of type D.
Naihuan Jing*, North Carolina State University
(89617149)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, I
Room 109, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
Some 2group difference set designs and their codes.
John F. Dillon*, National Security Agency
(89605145)

3:00 p.m.
Factors of Hadamard difference sets.
Ken W. Smith*, Central Michigan University
(8960599)

3:30 p.m.
Quasicyclic codes built using finite field isomorphisms.
Roberta Evans Sabin*, Loyola College
(8961281)

4:00 p.m.
Codes of $C(n,n,l)$ designs.
Chester J. Salwach*, Lafayette College
(8960582)

4:30 p.m.
Difference sets modulo a prime.
Robert L. McFarland*, University of Minnesota, Duluth
(89605113)

5:00 p.m.
(640, 72,8) McFarland difference sets.
Jonathan Jedwab*, HewlettPackard Laboratory, United Kingdom
James A. Davis, University of Richmond
(89605125)

5:30 p.m.
The 8x8 difference sets.
Richard J. Turyn*, Newton, Massachusetts
(89605122)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Mechanics, I
Room 101, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
The Stark effect in atoms and molecules.
Ira W. Herbst*, University of Virginia
Jacob Moller, Aarhus University, Denmark
Erik Skibsted, Aarhus University, Denmark
(8963553)

3:15 p.m.
Molecular propagation through avoided crossings of electron energy levels.
George A. Hagedorn*, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
(89681120)

4:00 p.m.
Localization for magnetic Hamiltonians with random potentials.
P. D. Hislop*, University of Kentucky
J. M. Combes, University of Toulon, France
(89681109)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonassociative Algebras, I
Room 346, Commons

2:30 p.m.
Derivations and bimodules for a class of right alternative algebras.
R. D. Schafer*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(8961720)

3:00 p.m.
Generalized derivations of algebras.
Nora C. Hopkins*, Indiana State University
(8961742)

3:30 p.m.
Lie algebras graded by a root system and structurable algebras.
Oleg N. Smirnov*, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
(8961758)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Stochastic Processes, I
Room 308, Commons

2:30 p.m.
Supremum norm estimates for trigonometric sums with random frequencies.
George Benke*, Georgetown University
W. J. Hendricks, Fairfax, Virginia
(8966048)

3:00 p.m.
Substable distributions.
John P. Nolan*, American University
(89660144)

3:30 p.m.
On the sharp Markov property for Gaussian random fields.
Loren D. Pitt, University of Virginia
Raina Stefanova Robeva*, University of Virginia
(8966030)

4:00 p.m.
Ergodicity and mixing of stable processes.
Jan Rosinski*, University of Tennessee
Gennady Samorodnitsky, Cornell University
(89660143)

4:30 p.m.
Applications of branching processes to generalized recursive trees.
Robert Smythe*, George Washington University
Hosam M. Mahmoud, George Washington University
(89660148)

Friday November 11, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Identities and Enumerations, I
Room 120, Jepson

2:30 p.m.
Pfaff's method and the WZ method.
George E. Andrews*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(8960110)

2:50 p.m.
$U(n + 1)$ bibasic summation formulas.
Stephen C. Milne*, Ohio State University, Columbus
Gaurav Bhatnagar, Ohio State University, Columbus
(8963331)

3:10 p.m.
$U(n+1)$ bibasic hypergeometric series.
Stephen C. Milne, Ohio State University, Columbus
Gaurav Bhatnagar*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(8963332)

3:25 p.m.
Break

3:45 p.m.
The coefficients of $\pi_1^\infty (1  x^n)^\mu(n)$.
Gert Almkvist*, Lund University, Sweden
(8961152)

4:05 p.m.
A proof of Lassalle's harmonic number conjecture.
A. Di Bucchianico, University of Bordeaux I, France
Daniel E. Loeb*, University of Bordeaux I, France
(8960589)

4:25 p.m.
Identities and education.
Richard A. Askey*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(8969887)

5:00 p.m.
Recursive statistics on words.
Jennifer R. Galovich*, Saint John's University
Dennis White, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(89605111)

5:20 p.m.
Congruences for colored partitions.
Frank Garvan*, University of Florida
(89611129)

5:40 p.m.
Survey of the Riordan group.
Louis W. Shapiro*, Howard University
(89605126)
Saturday November 12, 1994

Saturday November 12, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interpolation and Dilation Theory, II
Room 120, Jepson

8:30 a.m.
Finitely generated ideals in $H^infinity$.
Pamela B. Gorkin*, Bucknell University
(8964798)

9:00 a.m.
Julia operators and a generalized Schur class.
James Rovnyak*, University of Virginia
(8964745)

9:30 a.m.
Isometries of certain operator algebras.
Brian J. Cole, Brown University
John Wermer*, Brown University
(8964756)

10:00 a.m.
Rational dilation on multiply connected domains.
Jim Agler*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(8964705)

10:30 a.m.
Optimal analytic disks.
J. William Helton*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(89647123)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Groups, Rings and Forms, II
Room 331, Commons

8:30 a.m.
Monoid Hecke algebras.
Mohan S. Putcha*, North Carolina State University
(8962023)

9:00 a.m.
On weight multiplicities of some affine Lie algebra representations.
Kailash C. Misra*, North Carolina State University
(8961739)

9:30 a.m.
Homomorphisms in quotient categories and limits of truncated Koszul complexes.
Jon F. Carlson*, University of Georgia
Wayne W. Wheeler, University of Georgia
(8962019)

10:00 a.m.
A computer investigation in representation theory.
Leonard Scott*, University of Virginia
(89620118)

10:30 a.m.
Automorphisms of semilocal group rings.
Peter Floodstrand Blanchard*, University of Virginia
(89620135)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, II
Room 109, Jepson

8:30 a.m.
A family of divisible lexicographic codes.
Harold N. Ward*, University of Virginia
(8969484)

9:00 a.m.
More on existence and uniqueness of binary linear codes.
George T. Kennedy*, National Security Agency
(89694133)

9:30 a.m.
An updated survey of covering radius.
Gerard D. Cohen, Syracuse University
Simon N. Litsyn, Syracuse University
H. F. Mattson, Jr.*, Syracuse University
Antoine Lobstein, Syracuse University
(89694142)

10:00 a.m.
$Z_4$ quadratic residue codes.
Vera S. Pless*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(8960583)

10:30 a.m.
Partition designs and twoweight codes.
Paul F. Camion*, Institute National de Research en Information, France
(8961278)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Mechanics, II
Room 101, Jepson

8:30 a.m.
Anderson localization.
Michael Aizenman*, Princeton University
(89681121)

9:30 a.m.
Asymptotics for Schrodinger operators on spheres and Tori.
Lawrence E. Thomas*, University of Virginia
(8968191)

10:15 a.m.
Quantum stability.
James S. Howland*, University of Virginia
(89681136)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonassociative Algebras, II
Room 346, Commons

8:30 a.m.
Quadratic Jordan superalgebras.
Daniel L. King*, Oberlin College
Kevin M. McCrimmon, University of Virginia
(8961776)

9:00 a.m.
Quadratic Jordan systems of Clifford type.
Alain D'Amour*, Denison University
Kevin M. McCrimmon, University of Virginia
(8961741)

9:30 a.m.
Speciality of quadratic Jordan algebras.
Jacqueline Anderson Hall*, HampdenSydney College
(8961793)

10:00 a.m.
Grassmann speciality.
Kevin M. McCrimmon*, University of Virginia
(8961777)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Saturday November 12, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Set Theoretic Topology and Set Theory, II
Room 102, Jepson

9:00 a.m.
Maximal Feebly compact expansions.
Jack R. Porter, University of Kansas
Robert M. Stephenson, Jr.*, University of South Carolina, Columbia
R. Grant Woods, University of Manitoba
(89654154)

9:30 a.m.
Compact scattered spacers, tightness, depth, and picharacter.
Alan Dow*, York University
J. Donald Monk, University of Colorado, Boulder
(89654134)

10:00 a.m.
Compact Hausdorff spaces with moderately large families of convergent sequences.
Alan Dow, York University
Peter Nyikos*, University of South Carolina, Columbia
(89654150)

10:30 a.m.
Countably compact, nearly metaLindelof spaces.
Jerry E. Vaughan*, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
(89654159)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Stochastic Processes, II
Room 308, Commons

9:00 a.m.
Some Banach spaces of vector valued functions and an extremal problem.
Ray Cheng*, University of Louisville
(8966012)

9:30 a.m.
Sharper estimates on the lifetimes of Brownian motion in convex domains with bounded inradius.
Rodrigo Ba\~nuelos, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Tom Carroll, Milan, Italy
Elizabeth Ann Housworth*, University of Oregon
(8963011)

10:00 a.m.
On prediction of multivariate stationary stochastic processes of rank one.
Abol G. Miamee*, Hampton University
(89660161)

10:30 a.m.
A probabilistic approach to scaling functions.
A. O. Pittenger*, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
(8964237)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Identities and Enumerations, II
Room 103, Jepson

9:00 a.m.
An inverse of the Wilson difference operator.
Shaun Cooper*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(89633116)

9:20 a.m.
Constructible differentially finite algebraic series in several variables.
Francois Bergeron*, University of Quebec at Montreal
Ulrike Sattler, University of ErlangenNurnberg, Germany
(8960521)

9:40 a.m.
Combinatorial problems related to the study of natural exponential families on $\Bbf R^n$.
ILi Lu, Medical College of Virginia
Donald St. P. Richards*, University of Virginia
(8966064)

9:55 a.m.
Break

10:10 a.m.
Counting pairs of nonintersecting lattice paths with respect to various parameters.
Robert A. Sulanke*, Boise State University
(8960575)

10:30 a.m.
Heine transformations for a new kind of basic hypergeometric series on U(n).
Robert A. Gustafson*, Texas A & M University, College Station
Christian Krattenthaler, University of Vienna, Austria
(89633112)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 9:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Session on Contributed Papers
Room 106, Jepson

9:30 a.m.
MapleCalc.
John J. Avioli*, Christopher Newport University
(8969801)

9:45 a.m.
Involutory commutants of the sixth order with applications to algebraic cryptography.
Neil Phillip Sigmon*, North Carolina State University
(8961527)

10:00 a.m.
$P_3$isomorphisms for graphs of minimum degree at least $2$.
R. Aldred, University of Otago, New Zealand
Mark N. Ellingham, Vanderbilt University
Robert L. Hemminger*, Vanderbilt University
Peter Jipsen, Vanderbilt University
(8960585)

10:15 a.m.
Notes on the local Hopf's lemma.
Vladomir Shklover*, University of Maryland, College Park
(8963026)

10:30 a.m.
A central limit theorem for Kawasakitype dynamics.
Sunder Sethuraman*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
Lin Xu, University of California, Irvine
(89660107)

10:45 a.m.
Singularity index theorem and its applications.
Jinghuang Tian*, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, People's Republic of China
(89699163)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Lifting weights for fun and profit.
Haynes Room, Commons
Cora Sadosky*, Howard University
(8964754)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 1:10 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Invited Address
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Haynes Room, Commons
Doron Zeilberger*, Temple University
(8960555)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
Special Session on Set Theoretic Topology and Set Theory, III
Room 102, Jepson

2:15 p.m.
Topological semigroups on linearly ordered topological spaces.
Robert W. Heath*, University of Pittsburgh
(89654160)

2:45 p.m.
On the Arhangel'skiiTall problem, I.
Gary F. Gruenhage*, Auburn University, Auburn
Piotr Boleslaw Koszmider, Auburn University, Auburn
(89654152)

3:15 p.m.
On the Arhangel'skiiTall problem. II
Gary F. Gruenhage, Auburn University, Auburn
Piotr Boleslaw Koszmider*, Auburn University, Auburn
(89654153)

3:45 p.m.
Forcing and normality.
Franklin D. Tall*, University of Toronto
(89654155)

4:15 p.m.
Dimension of a set in l_p as p varies.
John S. Kulesza*, George Mason University
(89654151)

4:45 p.m.
Forcing and diamond axioms.
William G. Fleissner*, University of Kansas
(89654162)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
Special Session on Operators on Banach Spaces of Analytic Functions, II
Room 120, Jepson

2:15 p.m.
Some sufficient conditions for invariant subspaces to have the codimension one property.
Alexandru Aleman, Fern University, Germany
Stefan Richter*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(8964761)

2:45 p.m.
Inclusion properties of $z$invariant subspaces of the Bergman space.
Boris Korenblum*, State University of New York, Albany
(8963068)

3:15 p.m.
AdamyanArovKrein parametrization of solutions of the Nehari and Takagi problems for H infinity + C matrix functions.
Vladimir V. Peller*, Kansas State University
Nicholas J. Young, University of Lancaster, England
(89647106)

3:45 p.m.
Nehari's problem via a fixed point theorem.
A. L. Volberg*, Michigan State University
(89647139)

4:15 p.m.
Hankel operators and invariant subspaces on the Bergman space.
Kehe Zhu*, State University of New York, Albany
(8964715)

4:45 p.m.
The local Dirichlet integral and the local Bergman integral.
Carl Sundberg*, University of Tennessee
(89647140)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 2:15 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Groups, Rings and Forms, III
Room 331, Commons

2:15 p.m.
Polar spaces over form rings.
Donald G. James*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(8965134)

2:45 p.m.
The elements of the orthogonal group Omega_n(V) as products of commutators of symmetries.
Alexander J. Hahn*, University of Notre Dame
(8961340)

3:15 p.m.
Coding of closed geodesics after Gauss and Morse.
Svetlana R. Katok*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(89620108)

3:45 p.m.
Normal subgroups of $O_4(R)$.
Anne B. Pilkington*, Florida International University
(8962038)

4:15 p.m.
Abstract radices.
Douglas Costa*, University of Virginia
Gordon Keller, University of Virginia
(8962070)

4:45 p.m.
A homomorphism on SL(2A).
Gordon Keller*, University of Virginia
Douglas Costa, University of Virginia
(89613117)

5:15 p.m.
Elementary orbit sets of unimodular vectors.
Edward K. Hinson*, University of New Hampshire
(8961951)

Saturday November 12, 1994, 2:15 p.m.4:35 p.m.
Special Session on Codes and Designs, III
Room 109, Jepson

2:15 p.m.
Codes over the integers modulo 4 and exponential sums.
A. R. Calderbank*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(89652102)

2:45 p.m.
The antipode construction for sphere packings.
John Horton Conway, Princeton University
N. J. A. Sloane*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(89652103)

3:15 p.m.
On Lander's tables.
Joel Iiams*, Colorado State University
(8965163)

3:45 p.m.
On finite flag transitive projective planes.
Robert A. Liebler*, Colorado State University
(8965194)

4:15 p.m.

