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1996 Spring Central Sectional Meeting
Iowa City, IA, March 2223, 1996
Meeting #909
Associate secretaries: Andy R Magid, AMS amagid@ou.edu
Friday March 22, 1996

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mostly Finite Geometries, I
Room 335, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Norman L. Johnson, University of Iowa

8:00 a.m.
Remarks on linear systems with parallelism.
T. G. Ostrom*, Washington State University
(9095127)

8:30 a.m.
Regulusfree spreads of $PG(3,q)$.
Gary L. Ebert*, University of Delaware
Ronald D. Baker, West Virginia State College
(90951219)

9:00 a.m.
Ovals and hyperovals in Hall planes.
William E. Cherowitzo*, University of Colorado, Denver
(9095196)

9:30 a.m.
A family of nonBuekenhout unitals in the Hall plane.
Jeremy M. Dover*, University of Delaware
(9092292)

10:00 a.m.
Semifield planes with a transitive autotopism group.
Minerva CorderoVourtsanis*, Texas Tech University
Raul Francisco Figueroa, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
(90951153)

10:30 a.m.
On projective planes of order $16$.
M. J. De Resmini*, University of Rome, Italy
(90951155)

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, I
Room 256, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Daniel D. Anderson, University of Iowa

8:00 a.m.
Factorization in subrings of power series rings.
David F. Anderson*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(90913115)

8:30 a.m.
Halffactorial domains in quadratic fields.
James Barker Coykendall, IV*, Lehigh University
(9091347)

9:00 a.m.
Generalized integral closures.
Franz HalterKoch*, Karl Franzens Universit\"at, Austria
(9091316)

9:30 a.m.
On generalizations of Krull domains.
Alfred Geroldinger*, Karl Franzens Universit\"at, Austria
(9091305)

10:00 a.m.
Absolutely injective integral domains.
David E. Dobbs*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(90913100)

10:30 a.m.
Extensions of commutative rings with linearly ordered intermediate rings.
Michael S. Gilbert*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(90913190)

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Moments and Operators, I
Room 348, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Raul E. Curto, University of Iowa
Palle E. T. Jorgensen, University of Iowa
Paul S. Muhly, University of Iowa

8:30 a.m.
Informal discussion

9:00 a.m.
Groupoids and operators.
Arlan B. Ramsay*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(90947133)

9:30 a.m.
Hyponormal operators with finite rank selfcommutator and quadrature domains.
Daoxing Xia*, Vanderbilt University
(9094713)

10:00 a.m.
Spectral theory for semibounded Jacobi matrices.
Steen Pedersen*, Wright State University, Dayton
(9094643)

10:30 a.m.
Moment problems and positivity conditions for commuting multioperators.
FlorianHoria Vasilescu*, University of Lille I, France
(90947107)

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Physical Knot Theory, I
Room 346, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Jonathan K. Simon, University of Iowa
Gregory Buck, Saint Anselm's College

8:30 a.m.
Informal discussion

9:00 a.m.
DNA base sequence and longrange threedimensional structure.
Wilma Olson*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(90957256)

9:30 a.m.
Buckling transitions in superhelical DNA: Dependence on the elastic constants and DNA size.
Gomathi Ramachandran, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
Tamar Schlick*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(90935189)

10:00 a.m.
Conformational variability of kilobasesized DNA molecules.
Nancy C. Stellwagen*, University of Iowa
Kurt Strutz, University of Iowa
(90992257)

10:30 a.m.
Control of DNA structure and topology.
Nadrian C. Seeman*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(9095764)

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Cohomology, I
Room 343, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Walter I. Seaman, University of Iowa

8:30 a.m.
A characterization of complex projective space.
Stephen P. Bean*, University of Iowa
(9095311)

9:00 a.m.
Lengths of closed geodesics in certain $2$step nilmanifolds.
Maura B. Mast*, University of Northern Iowa
Ruth Gornet, Texas Tech University
(90953217)

9:30 a.m.
Quasiregular representations and the geometry of nilmanifolds.
Ruth Gornet*, Texas Tech University
(90953191)

10:00 a.m.
Asymptotics of heat kernels on Riemannian foliations.
Kenneth S. Richardson*, Texas Christian University
(9095866)

Friday March 22, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology of 3manifolds, I
Room 345, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
YingQing Wu, University of Iowa

8:30 a.m.
$SU(3)$ representations of some easy knot groups.
Hans Ulysses Boden*, McMaster University
(9095719)

9:00 a.m.
Perturbed flat moduli spaces for composite knots.
Christopher M. Herald*, McMaster University
(9095861)

9:30 a.m.
A splitting formula for spectral flow.
Mark Daniel*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(9095751)

10:00 a.m.
Analytic deformations of the spectrum of Dirac operators on a $3$manifold with boundary.
Paul A. Kirk*, Indiana University, Bloomington
Eric P. Klassen, Florida State University
(9095762)

10:30 a.m.
The spectral flow of the odd signature operator and higher Massey products.
Paul A. Kirk, Indiana University, Bloomington
Eric P. Klassen*, Florida State University
(9095859)

Friday March 22, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arrangements of Hyperplanes, I
Room 351, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Michael J. Falk, Northern Arizona University
Richard C. Randell, University of Iowa

9:00 a.m.
Quadratic algebras of hyperplane arrangements.
Sergey Yuzvinsky*, University of Oregon
(90952149)

9:30 a.m.
Braid monodromy and fundamental groups of arrangements.
Daniel C. Cohen*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
Alexandru I. Suciu, Northeastern University
(90914209)

10:00 a.m.
Some fourdimensional convex polyhedra.
Vincent J. Matsko*, Quincy University
(9095242)

10:30 a.m.
Intersection theory in $\Omega$*(log$D$).
Roberto Silvotti*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(90952241)

Friday March 22, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Group Representations and Mathematical Physics, I
Room 301, Van Allen Hall Organizers: Tuong TonThat, University of Iowa

9:00 a.m.
A gravitational theory arising from $2D$ string symmetries.
V. G. J. Rodgers*, University of Iowa
R. P. Lano, University of Iowa
(90922235)

9:30 a.m.
Orthosymplectic Lie superalgebras and Brauer algebras.
Georgia M. Benkart*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(90917202)

10:00 a.m.
Invariant theory and ClebschGordanRacah coefficients of compact group.
W. H. Klink*, University of Iowa
(90922180)

10:30 a.m.
On harmonic analysis in spaces of rectangular matrices.
Ray A. Kunze*, University of Georgia
(90942204)

Friday March 22, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, I
Room 337, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Lihe Wang, University of Iowa
Gerhard O. Strohmer, University of Iowa

9:00 a.m.
CampanatoJohnNirenbergMorrey estimates for solutions of parabolic equations and applications.
HongMing Yin*, University of Notre Dame
(9093514)

9:30 a.m.
Global entropy weak solutions of the initialboundaryvalue problem for the nonlinear EulerPoisson equations.
GuiQiang Chen*, Northwestern University
Dehua Wang, University of Chicago
(90935136)

10:00 a.m.
Stable solutions of the GinzburgLandau system with an applied magnetic field.
Patricia E. Bauman*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Daniel Phillips, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Qi Tang, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
(90935160)

10:30 a.m.
Isoperimetric and Sobolev inequalities on CarnotCaratheodory spaces and applications.
Nicola Garofalo*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
DuyMinh Nhieu, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(90935262)

Friday March 22, 1996, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Current Issues in Nonlinear Conservation Laws, I
Room 253, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Suncica Canic, Iowa State University

9:30 a.m.
Riemann solutions for conservation laws.
James G. Glimm*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(9097698)

10:00 a.m.
Riemann problem solutions of codimensions $0$ and $1$.
Stephen Schecter*, North Carolina State University
(90935108)

10:30 a.m.
Structural stability of Riemann solutions with respect to the change in viscosity.
Suncica Canic*, Iowa State University
(90976196)

Friday March 22, 1996, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Holomorphic automorphisms of $\Bbb C^n$.
Auditorium, Pappajohn Business Administration Building
Franc Forstneric*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(9093201)

Friday March 22, 1996, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Geometry and algebra: A unified voice.
Auditorium, Pappajohn Business Administration Building
Ruth J. Lawrence*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(9095704)

Friday March 22, 1996, 2:30 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Mostly Finite Geometries, II
Room 335, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Norman L. Johnson, University of Iowa

2:30 p.m.
Informal discussion

3:00 p.m.
A new family of extended generalized quadrangles.
Anna Kasikova, Kansas State University
Ernest E. Shult*, Kansas State University
(90951113)

3:30 p.m.
On the construction of Coulter and Matthews.
Michael J. Kallaher*, Washington State University
(90951121)

4:00 p.m.
Some generalized quadrangles in characteristic $2$.
Geoffrey Mason*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(90920157)

4:30 p.m.
Recent results concerning Singer groups.
Chat Yin Ho*, University of Florida
(90951243)

5:00 p.m.
Coset representation of homogenous geometrical structures.
Thomas Q. Sibley*, Saint John's University
(9095181)

5:30 p.m.
On the classification of $4$dimensional projective planes.
D. Betten*, University of Kiel, Germany
(90951176)

6:00 p.m.
Four dimensional projective planes with a solvable collineation group.
Hauke Klein*, University of Kiel, Germany
(90951177)

Friday March 22, 1996, 2:30 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Group Representations and Mathematical Physics, II
Room 301, Van Allen Hall Organizers: Tuong TonThat, University of Iowa

2:30 p.m.
Representations of $p$adic groups and continuum limits in physically motivated eigenvalue problems.
Yannick Meurice*, University of Iowa
(90922150)

3:00 p.m.
Geometric approach to representations of the Virasoro algebra.
Alexandre A. Kirillov*, University of Pennsylvania
(9092217)

3:30 p.m.
Coherent state representations and coherent tensors.
David J. Rowe*, University of Toronto
(90920242)

4:00 p.m.
A $BBG$ type resolution of produced modules.
Floyd L. Williams*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(9092224)

4:30 p.m.
Scattering equivalence and representations of the Poincar\'e group.
Wayne N. Polyzou*, University of Iowa
(90981162)

5:00 p.m.
Unitary representations of pseudounitary groups.
Raj Wilson*, University of Texas, San Antonio
(90922234)

5:30 p.m.
Spectrum generating operators.
Thomas Patrick Branson*, University of Iowa
(90922245)

6:00 p.m.
Hypergeometric functions and highest weight representations.
Mark G. Davidson*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(90922182)

Friday March 22, 1996, 2:30 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, II
Room 256, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Daniel D. Anderson, University of Iowa

2:30 p.m.
On root closure in noetherian domains.
Moshe Roitman*, University of Haifa, Israel
(90913168)

3:00 p.m.
Radicals and subextensions.
Ahmed Ayache, Poste de l'Ancienne Universite, Republic of Yemen
PaulJean Cahen*, Faculty de Science de St Jerome, France
(90913164)

3:30 p.m.
On cross numbers of minimal zero sequences.
Scott Thomas Chapman*, Trinity University
Alfred Geroldinger, Karl Franzens Universit\"at, Austria
(90913130)

4:00 p.m.
$UMT$domains and domains with Pr\"ufer integral closure.
Marco Fontana, Terza University Degli Study of Rome, Italy
Stefania Gabelli, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Evan G. Houston*, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
(90913156)

4:30 p.m.
A basis for the ring of polynomials integervalued on prime numbers.
William W. Smith*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
JeanLuc Chabert, University de Picardie, France
Scott Thomas Chapman, Trinity University
(9091320)

5:00 p.m.
Onedimensional bounded factorization domains.
Jeanam Park*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(90913163)

5:30 p.m.
The $u$, $u^{1}$ Lemma revisited.
Daniel D. Anderson, University of Iowa
Dong Je Kwak*, Kyungpook University, Korea
(9091345)

6:00 p.m.
$t$Invertibility IV.
Daniel D. Anderson, University of Iowa
M. Zafrullah*, MTA Teleport, Silver Spring, Maryland
(90913144)

Friday March 22, 1996, 2:45 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Derivatives and Financial Mathematics, I
Room 337, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: John F. Price, Maharishi International University

2:45 p.m.
Option pricing theory: From partial differential equations to fractals.
John F. Price*, Maharishi International University
(9099071)

3:30 p.m.
Insurance derivatives.
Thomas V. O'Brien*, Bowling Green State University
(9099070)

4:00 p.m.
Lattice methods for exotic options.
Robert Benhenni*, First National Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Anlong Li, First National Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
(9099075)

4:30 p.m.
Using stock price as numeraire in latticebased option pricing models.
Anlong Li*, First National Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
(9099073)

5:00 p.m.
Pricing perpetual American options on two stocks.
Hans U. Gerber, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Elias S. Shiu*, University of Iowa
(9099072)

5:30 p.m.
Emerging opportunities to combine studies in mathematics and finance.
Anand M. Vijh*, University of Iowa
(9099836)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Moments and Operators, II
Room 348, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Raul E. Curto, University of Iowa
Palle E. T. Jorgensen, University of Iowa
Paul S. Muhly, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
On the atoms of free convolutions.
Hari Bercovici*, Indiana University, Bloomington
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley
(90946265)

3:30 p.m.
Subnormality and composition operators on Hardy spaces.
Carl C. Cowen*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(9094731)

4:00 p.m.
Moment problems in noncommutative settings.
Mischa Cotlar, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Cora S. Sadosky*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
(90947105)

4:30 p.m.
A $C*$algebra generated by a finite set of projections.
N. L. Vasilevski*, CINVESTAV del IPN, Mexico
(90946170)

5:00 p.m.
Boundary interpolation and Hamburger moment problem: The state space method for parametrizing the set of all solutions.
Joseph A. Ball*, Virginia Polytech Institute & State University
(9094795)

5:30 p.m.
Orthogonal polynomials in several variables and operator theory.
Yuan Xu*, University of Oregon
(90947172)

6:00 p.m.
A model for joint seminormality and the CowenDouglas class.
Norberto Salinas*, University of Kansas
(90947264)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Arrangements of Hyperplanes, II
Room 351, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Michael J. Falk, Northern Arizona University
Richard C. Randell, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
On the topology of strata in the standard discriminant.
Boris Z. Shapiro*, Stockholm University, Sweden
Volkmar Welker, Institute for Experimental Mathematics, University at GHEssen, Germany
(90957268)

3:30 p.m.
On twisted de Rham cohomology.
Alan C. Adolphson*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(90914210)

4:00 p.m.
Signedgraphic arrangements of hyperplanes.
Guy David Bailey*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(9095218)

4:30 p.m.
Configuration spaces and subspace arrangements.
Sheila Sundaram*, University of Miami
(90905230)

5:00 p.m.
Cohomology and classification of $OS$ algebras.
Michael J. Falk*, Northern Arizona University
(90952233)

5:30 p.m.
A normal form algorithm for modules over two lines in the plane.
Reinhard Laubenbacher*, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(9091346)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Physical Knot Theory, II
Room 346, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Jonathan K. Simon, University of Iowa
Gregory Buck, Saint Anselm's College

3:00 p.m.
Informal discussion

3:30 p.m.
DNA knots.
Andrzej Stasiak*, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Didier Michoud, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
(9095755)

4:00 p.m.
Equilibrium topological links of closed polymer chains.
Alexander Vologodskii*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
(9095739)

4:30 p.m.
Entanglement complexity of lattice ribbons.
Stuart G. Whittington*, University of Toronto
(9095712)

5:00 p.m.
Random knotting in uniform embeddings of graphs in $Z^3$.
Christine E. Soteros*, University of Saskatchewan
(9095784)

5:30 p.m.
A strand passage metric for topoisomerase action.
Isabel K. Dazey*, Florida State University
De Witt L. Sumners, Florida State University
(90957206)

6:00 p.m.
Informal discussion

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Cohomology, II
Room 343, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Walter I. Seaman, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
The FaryMilnor theorem for Hadamard $3$manifolds.
Stephanie B. Alexander*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Richard L. Bishop, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(90953237)

3:30 p.m.
Can one hear the braid group?
Garth Baker*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(9095169)

4:00 p.m.
Racetracks and extremal problems for curves of bounded curvature in metric spaces.
Stephanie B. Alexander, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Richard L. Bishop*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(90951244)

4:30 p.m.
Distributed vortices and the SeibergWitten equations.
Steven B. Bradlow*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Oscar GarciaPrada, University Autonoma de Cantoblanco, Spain
(90951179)

5:00 p.m.
Kernels of monodromy representations.
James A. Carlson*, University of Utah
Domingo Toledo, University of Utah
(90914223)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology of 3manifolds, II
Room 345, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
YingQing Wu, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
Comparing Heegaard splittingsthe bounded case.
Rubinstein, Melbourne University, Australia
Martin G. Scharlemann*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(9095794)

3:30 p.m.
Quantum obstructions to embedding a manifold in $S^3$.
Charles Frohman, University of Iowa
Joanna M. KaniaBartoszynska*, Boise State University
(9095756)

4:00 p.m.
$SL(2,C)$ topological quantum field theory with corners.
Razvan Gelca*, University of Iowa
(9095730)

4:30 p.m.
Graph manifolds and taut foliations.
Mark W. Brittenham*, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
Ramin Naimi, University of California, Davis
Rachel Dedwydd Roberts, Washington University
(9095752)

5:00 p.m.
Intersecting surfaces.
Rachel Dedwydd Roberts*, Washington University
(90954111)

5:30 p.m.
Detecting the unknot in polynomial time.
Charles I. Delman*, Eastern Illinois University
Keith D. Wolcott, Eastern Illinois University
(9095799)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, II
Room 341, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Lihe Wang, University of Iowa
Gerhard O. Strohmer, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
On steady two dimensional flows with concentrated vortices.
Alan R. Elcrat*, Wichita State University
(90935122)

3:30 p.m.
Can damping inhibit blowup?
Howard A. Levine*, Iowa State University
James B. Serrin, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(9093535)

4:00 p.m.
A new proof of boundary gradient estimates for quasilinear elliptic equations.
Gary M. Lieberman*, Iowa State University
(90935259)

4:30 p.m.
On a connection between linearized stability and the bifurcation function.
Michael W. Smiley*, Iowa State University
(90935181)

5:00 p.m.
Functionals with free interfaces and their flows.
Qing Han*, University of Notre Dame
(90935159)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Current Issues in Nonlinear Conservation Laws, II
Room 253, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Suncica Canic, Iowa State University

3:00 p.m.
Global solutions for the NavierStokes equations of multidimensional, compressible, heatconducting flow with discontinuous initial data.
David C. Hoff*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(9093538)

3:30 p.m.
On a nonlocal dispersive equation modeling suspensions.
Kevin R. Zumbrun*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(90935134)

4:00 p.m.
Asymptotic decay of periodic solutions of nonlinear hyperbolic systems of conservation laws.
GuiQiang Chen*, Northwestern University
Hermano Frid, Northwestern University and Universidade Federal do Rio de Janiero, Brazil
(90935135)

4:30 p.m.
Weak detonation solutions of a combustion model.
Tong Li*, University of Iowa
(90976187)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Theta Correspondences and Automorphic Forms, I
Room 347, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: David C. Manderscheid, University of Iowa

3:00 p.m.
The theta correspondence for $GSp(2)$ and $GO(4)$.
Brooks Keiluweit Roberts*, University of Toronto
(9091190)

3:30 p.m.
Theta liftings and special values of Hecke $L$functions.
Tonghai Yang*, Institute for Advanced Study
(90911139)

4:00 p.m.
Twisted symmetricsquare $L$functions and the nonexistence of Siegel zeroes on $GL(3)$.
William D. Banks*, McGill University
(90911125)

4:30 p.m.
Shimura integrals for metaplectic covers of $GSp(4)$.
Solomon Friedberg*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(90911175)

5:00 p.m.
Representations of nonlinear groups.
Jeffrey Adams*, University of Maryland, College Park
(90922198)

5:30 p.m.
Theta correspondence for unitary groups over $R$.
Annegret Paul*, University of Maryland, College Park
(9092248)

Friday March 22, 1996, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric and Analytic Methods in Several Complex Variables, I
Room 257, Iowa Memorial Union/Iowa House Organizers: Franc Forstneric, University of Wisconsin, Madison

3:00 p.m.
A Polya theorem in several complex variables.
John P. D'Angelo*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(9093208)

3:30 p.m.
Infinitesimal $CR$ automorphisms and uniqueness results.
M. Salah Baouendi, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
P. Ebenfelt*, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
Linda Preiss Rothschild, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla
(90932132)

4:00 p.m.
Dynamics of birational maps of $\Bbb P^2$.
Jeffrey Diller*, Cornell University
(9093207)

4:30 p.m.
Solutions of Cauchy Riemann equations on a pseudoconvex domain with non smooth boundary.
Seongan Yie*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(9093206)

5:00 p.m.
The tangential CauchyRiemann operator on the boundary of convex domains in $\Bbb C^n$.
Khalid FilaliAdib*, San Diego, California
(9093209)

5:30 p.m.
Proper holomorphic mappings between domains in complex nspace.
Xiaojun Huang*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
(9093234)
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