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1996 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Columbia, MO, November 13, 1996
Meeting #916
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Friday November 1, 1996

Friday November 1, 1996, 3:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Mathematical Problems Related to Superconductivity
Arts and Science Building, Allen Auditorium
Patricia E. Bauman*, Purdue University
(9163546)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Partial Differential Equations and Mathematical Physics, I
Room 109, General Classroom Building Organizers: Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia mark@ashbaugh.math.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Pointwise Fourier inversion and the wave equation.
Mark A. Pinsky*, Northwestern University
Michael E. Taylor, University of North Carolina
(91642245)

4:30 p.m.
Embeddings of Weighted Sobolev Spaces, Poincar\'e Inequalities, and Applications
Richard C Brown*, University of Alabama
David E Edmunds, University of Sussex
William D Evans, University of Wales
(91635164)

5:00 p.m.
Spectral gaps and rates to equilibrium for diffusions in convex domains.
Robert G. Smits*, Purdue University
(91635261)

5:30 p.m.
On the PayneP\'olyaWeinberger Conjecture on the ndimensionalSphere
Mark S. Ashbaugh, University of Missouri
Rafael D. Benguria*, P. Universidad Catolica de Chile
(91658131)

6:00 p.m.
Sharp fractional integral inequalities, and the spectrum of intertwining operators.
Carlo Morpurgo*, University of Texas at Austin
(91635231)

6:30 p.m.
Periodic solutions of a second order superquadratic Hamiltonian system where the potential changes sign
Andr\'es I \'Avila*, University of MissouriColumbia
(91658137)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Probability, I
Room 221, General Classroom Building Organizers: Nakhle Habib Asmar, University of Missouri, Columbia mathna@mizzou1.bitnet
Stephen John MontgomerySmith, University of Missouri, Columbia mathsms@mizzou1.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Some New Wavelets in ndimensions.
Guido Weiss*, Washington University
(91642243)

4:30 p.m.
Product formulas and measure algebras associated with radial oblate spheroidal wave functions.
William C. Connett*, University of Missouri,St. Louis
Clemens Markett, Rhein. West. Tech. Hoch.,Germany
Alan L. Schwartz, University of Missouri  St. Louis
(9164354)

5:00 p.m.
Generalized translation invariant operators on Martingales.
Chi Gu, Washington University
Mitchell H. Taibleson*, Washington University
(91643203)

5:30 p.m.
Asymptotic behavior of moments of weighted sums of certain iid symmetric random variables
Pawel Hitczenko*, NC State University
(9166025)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Geometry, I
Room 114, General Classroom Building Organizers: John Kelly Beem, University of Missouri, Columbia mathjkb@mizzou1.missouri.edu
Adam D. Helfer, University of Missouri, Columbia dgsession@godel.math.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
B\"acklund transformations and knots of constant torsion
Annalisa Calini, College of Charleston
Thomas A. Ivey*, Case Western Reserve University
(91653113)

4:30 p.m.
Isotopies of Foliated3Manifolds Without Holonomy
John Cantwell, St. Louis University
Lawrence Conlon*, Washington University in St. Louis
(91653141)

5:00 p.m.
Dupin hypersurfaces with four principal curvatures
Thomas E. Cecil, College of the Holy Cross
Gary R. Jensen*, Washington University
(91653166)

5:30 p.m.
Zillions of Isospectral Riemann Surfaces
Robert Brooks, Univ. Southern Cal./TechnionIsrael
Ruth Gornet*, Texas Tech University
Bill Gustafson, Texas Tech University
(91653247)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Differential Equations and Dynamical Systems, I
Room 204, General Classroom Building Organizers: Carmen C. Chicone, University of Missouri, Columbia carmen@chicone.cs.missouri.edu
Yuri D. Latushkin, University of Missouri, Columbia mathyl@mizzou1.bitnet

4:00 p.m.
A Melnikov Method for Homoclinic Orbits with Many Pulses
Roberto Camassa, Theoretical Dvision, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Gregor Kovacic*, Rensselaer Polytechinc Institute
SiuKei Tin, University of Michigan
(91634239)

4:30 p.m.
R. I. P. The MarkusYamabe Conjecture 19601995
Gary H. Meisters*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(9163413)

5:00 p.m.
Center manifolds for invariant sets.
S.N. Chow, Georgia Tech University
Y. Yi*, Georgia Tech
W. Liu, Brown University
(9163441)

5:30 p.m.
Structural Stability and Normally Hyperbolic Invariant Manifolds forSemiflow
Kening Lu*, Brigham Young University
(91635249)

6:00 p.m.
On an Integral Equation for Central Manifolds: a Direct Proof for Nonautonomous Differential Equations on Banach Spaces
Yuri Latushkin*, University of MissouriColumbia
(91634120)

6:30 p.m.
Invariant manifolds associated to nonresonant subsets of teh spectrum.
Rafael de la Llave*, University of Texas, Austin
(9163420)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I
Room 105, General Classroom Building Organizers: Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Infinite collapsing under separable base change
Roger A. Wiegand*, University of Nebraska,Lincoln
(91613146)

4:30 p.m.
Stability Bounds
Susan E. Morey*, University of Texas at Austin
(91613162)

5:00 p.m.
Gorenstein Dimension and Complete Resolutions
Luchezar L. Avramov*, Purdue University
Ragnar O. Buchweitz, University of Toronto
Alex Martinkovsky, Northeastern University
Idun Reiten, University of Trondheim, Norway
(91613160)

5:30 p.m.
Depth formulas and Intersection theorems
Srikanth B. Iyengar*, Graduate student
(91613122)

6:00 p.m.
Torsionfree Modules and Specializations
Mark R. Johnson*, University of Arkansas
(91613201)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Gauge Theory and Its Interaction With Holomorphic and Symplectic Geometry, I
Room 117, General Classroom Building Organizers: Stamatis A. Dostoglou, University of California, Santa Barbara
Jan Segert, University of Missouri, Columbia jan@segert.cs.missouri.edu
Shuguang Wang, University of Missouri, Columbia sw@wang.cs.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Links of singularities and the relationbetween Donaldson and SeibergWitten invariants of smooth 4manifolds
Paul M. N. Feehan*, Harvard University
(9165824)

4:30 p.m.
Low Order Reducibles in The Moduli Space of $SO(3)$ Monopoles
Thomas G. Leness*, Michigan State University
(9165730)

5:00 p.m.
Minimal genus embedding in $S^2$bundle over surfaces
BangHe Li, Institute of System Science,PRC
TianJun Li*, Yale University
(9165895)

5:30 p.m.
Simple Type is Not a Boundary Phenomenon
Lorenzo A. Sadun*, University of Texas
(9165882)

6:00 p.m.
A mixed boundary value problem for the full YangMills equationsin dimensions three and four.
Antonella Marini*, Universita' di L'Aquila/ University of Utah
(91635292)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Spectral Theory and Completely Integrable Systems, I
Room 208, General Classroom Building Organizers: Fritz Gesztesy, University of Missouri, Columbia mathfg@mizzou1.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Recent results on trace formulas
Helge Holden*, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
(9163497)

4:30 p.m.
Nonsubordinacy and a Class of Jacobi Equations
Stephen L. Clark*, University of Missouri at Rolla
(91634222)

5:00 p.m.
A differential operator on a tree
Yoshimi Saito*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(91635220)

5:30 p.m.
Localization for Schr\"odinger operators with effective barriers
G\"unter Stolz*, University of Alabama at Birmingham
(9168180)

6:00 p.m.
Correlated Wegner Estimates and Localization
Peter Hislop*, University of Kentucky
(9164757)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.9:50 p.m.
Special Session on Lie Groups and Physics, I
Room 210, General Classroom Building Organizers: Victor A. Ginzburg, University of Chicago ginzburg@math.uchicago.edu
Yan Soibelman, Kansas State University soibelma@ihes.fr

4:00 p.m.
Characteristic cycles on the loop Grassmannian.
Sam Evens*, University of IllinoisChicago
Ivan Mirkovic, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(91622277)

4:50 p.m.
Double loop groups, double affine Hecke algebras and elliptic curves.
Victor Ginzburg*, University of Chicago
(91622285)

5:40 p.m.
Deformation of Virasoro and $\cal W$ algebras and their application to pyysics.
Hidetoshi Awata*, University of Chicago
(91622273)

6:20 p.m.
Break

7:30 p.m.
The quotient realizations for the groups of double loops.
Boris Khesin*,
(91622278)

8:20 p.m.
Flat connections on Riemann surfaces
Lisa Claire Jeffrey*, McGill University
(91658178)

9:10 p.m.
RiemannRoch from DuistermaatHeckman.
Scott Axelrod*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(91622286)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 223, General Classroom Building Organizers: Dan Edidin, University of Missouri edidin@cantor.math.missouri.edu
Qi Zhang, University of Missouri qi@zhang.math.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Determinant line bundles over moduli of vector bundles
Zhenbo Qin*, Oklahoma State University
(9161474)

4:30 p.m.
Singular hermitian metrics on holomorphic vector bundles
Mark Andrea A. de Cataldo*, Washington University in St. Louis
(91614119)

5:00 p.m.
Vecor bundles on Projective Spaces.
Mohan N Kumar*, Washington University in St. Louis.
(91614127)

5:30 p.m.
Variety of linear systems on double covering curves.
Changho Keem*, Seoul National University
Edoardo Ballico, University of Trento, Italy
(9161417)

6:00 p.m.
Reduced Gorenstein Codimension Three Subschemes of Projective Space
Anthony V. Geramita, Queen's University
Juan C. Migliore*, University of Notre Dame
(91614221)

6:30 p.m.
Remarks on Branched Coverings of Grassmannians
Meeyoung Kim*, University of Notre Dame
Andrew J. Sommese, University of Notre Dame
(91614246)

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Banach Spaces and Related Topics,I
Room 219, General Classroom Building Organizers: Peter G. Casazza, University of Missouri, Columbia pete@casazza.cs.missouri.edu
N. J. Kalton, University of Missouri, Columbia mathnjk@mizzou1.bitnet

4:00 p.m.
Tensor products and independent sums of $\cal L_p$spaces, $1
Dale E. Alspach*, Oklahoma State University
(91646133)

4:30 p.m.
Functions that strictly govern the isomorphically polyhedral Banach spaces
George Androulakis*, University of Texas,Austin
(91646198)

5:00 p.m.
Polynomials on $c_0.$
Richard M. Aron*, Kent State University
(91646139)

5:30 p.m.
Characterizing Hilbert space frames with the subframe property
Peter G. Casazza*, University of Missouri
(91646167)
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