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2005 Fall Southeast Section Meeting
Johnson City, TN, October 1516, 2005
Meeting #1010
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS
miller@math.sc.edu
Saturday October 15, 2005

Saturday October 15, 2005, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Room 321, RogersStout Hall

Saturday October 15, 2005, 7:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Room 119, RogersStout Hall

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, I
Room 129, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
David F. Anderson, University of Tennessee at Knoxville anderson@math.utk.edu
David E. Dobbs, University of Tennessee at Knoxville dobbs@math.utk.edu

8:00 a.m.
Intersections of valuation domains.
K Alan Loper*, Ohio State University
(101013119)

8:30 a.m.
Classifying prime ideals in Pr\"ufer domains.
Marco Fontana, Universit\`a degli Studi Roma Tre
Evan Houston, University of North Carolina Charlotte
Thomas G. Lucas*, University of North Carolina Charlotte
(10101340)

9:00 a.m.
Factorization of ideals in Pr\"ufer domains II.
Marco Fontana, University of Rome III
Evan Houston*, UNC Charlotte
Thomas Lucas, UNC Charlotte
(101013101)

9:30 a.m.
On tlocally pseudovaluation domains.
Gyu Whan Chang*, University of Incheon
(101013146)

10:00 a.m.
On the Ascent of Properties Related to Unique Factorization Domains, Part I.
Andrew J. Hetzel*, Tennesee Technological University
A. Serpil Saydam, University of Louisiana at Monroe
(10101361)

10:30 a.m.
On the ascent of properties related to unique factorization domains, part II.
Andrew J Hetzel, Tennessee Technological University
A. Serpil Saydam*, University of Louisiana at Monroe
(10101358)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Education of Teachers, I
Room 303, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Frederick Norwood, East Tennessee State University norwoodr@etsu.edu
Michel Helfgott, East Tennessee State University helfgott@etsu.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Approximation Theory, I
Room 327, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Robert Gardner, East Tennessee State University gardnerr@etsu.edu
Narendra Kumar Govil, Auburn University govilnk@mail.auburn.edu

8:00 a.m.
Quadrature formulas and ZF networks on the sphere.
Hrushikesh N Mhaskar*, California State University, Los Angeles
(10104138)

8:30 a.m.
Some Inequalities concerning Polar Derivative of Polynomials and Related Entire Functions.
N. K. Govil*, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849
(10104188)

9:00 a.m.
Integrability Theorems of Trigonometric Series.
Maher M Marzuq*, Gulf University for Science and Technolgy
(10104006)

9:30 a.m.
Some problems in approximation for certain Durrmeyer type operators.
Vijay Gupta*, School of Applied Sciences, Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, New Delhi 110075, India.
(10104198)

10:00 a.m.
Inequalities relating degrees of adjacent nodes to the average degree in edgeweighted uniform hypergraphs.
P D Johnson*, Auburn University
R N Mohapatra, University of Central Florida
(10102646)

10:30 a.m.
Extensions of a result of P. Tur\'an about the local behaviour of polynomials.
Mohammed A. Qazi*, Tuskegee University
(10103090)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Algorithms in Metric Spaces, I
Room 125, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
W. J. Bo Brinkman, Miami University brinkmwj@muohio.edu
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University randrib@muohio.edu

8:00 a.m.
Recent developments in geometry and algorithms of metric spaces.
Ravi Kumar*, YahooInc.
(101068142)

8:40 a.m.
Embeddings and data stream algorithms.
Piotr Indyk*, EECS, MIT
(101068130)

9:30 a.m.
Embedding Bounded Bandwidth Graphs into $\ell_1$.
Douglas Edmonds Carroll*, University of California, Los Angeles
Adam Meyerson, University of California, Los Angeles
Ashish Goel, Stanford University
(101005116)

10:00 a.m.
Metric cotype.
Manor Mendel*, California Institute of Technology
Assaf Naor, Microsoft Research
(10104622)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:00 a.m.11:01 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDE Evolutionary Systems and Their Control, I
Room 328, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
George Avalos, University of NebraskaLincoln gavalos@math.unl.edu
Irena M. Lasiecka, University of Virginia il2v@virginia.edu

8:00 a.m.
Control of Nonlinear Elastic Systems.
David L. Russell*, Virginia Tech
(10109347)

8:30 a.m.
Linear and Nonlinear Controllability of Viscoelastic Shear Flows.
Michael Renardy*, Virginia Tech
(10107644)

9:00 a.m.
Exact Controllability of Damped BendingTorsion Beam Model.
Marianna Shubov*, University of New Hampshire
(10109352)

9:30 a.m.
Uniqueness, Stability and Numerical Methods for Some Coefficient Inverse and IllPosed Cauchy Problems.
Michael V. Klibanov*, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
(10103589)

10:00 a.m.
An observability inequality for the anisotropic dynamic Maxwell system.
Matthias M Eller*, Georgetown University
(101035102)

10:25 a.m.
Strong Stability of PDE Semigroups via a Resolvent Criterion of Y. Tomilov.
George Avalos*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(101035110)

10:38 a.m.
Numerical Approximation for the Minimal Energy Function Relative to the Null Controllability of the Thermoelastic Parabolic System.
Paul C. Cokeley*, University of Nebraska Lincoln
(10103577)

10:51 a.m.
Energy Decay Rates for the Semilinear Wave Equation with Nonlinear Localized Damping and Source Terms  an Intrinsic Approach.
Irena Lasiecka, University of Virginia
Daniel Y Toundykov*, University of Virginia
(101093112)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Applications in Survival Analysis and Biostatistics, I
Room 121, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Don Hong, East Tennessee State University hong@etsu.edu
Tiejian Wu, East Tennessee State University wut@etsu.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discrete Models in Biology, I
Room 124, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Debra Knisley, East Tennessee State University knisley@etsu.edu
Michael A. Langston, University of Tennessee, Knoxville mlangsto@utk.edu

8:30 a.m.
Graphs and DNA rearrangements.
Mariel Vazquez*, San Francisco State University
(10109279)

9:00 a.m.
Random De Bruijn Sequences and the Design of DNA Codewords.
Christine E Heitsch*, University of Wisconsin  Madison
(101005129)

9:30 a.m.
Choral Graphs and Evolution of Hard to Gain and Hard Lose Character Traits.
Teresa Maria Przytycka*, NIH / NLM / NCBI
(10100521)

10:00 a.m.
Discovering Novel Functional RNAs using Graph Theory.
Namhee Kim*, Computational Biology IGERT Doctoral Program New York University
Hin Hark Gan, Chemistry Department New York University
Tamar Schlick, Chemistry/Computational Biology/Mathematics New York University
(10109262)

10:30 a.m.
Using graphical invariants to quantify secondary RNA structure.
Teresa Haynes, East Tennessee State University
Debra Knisley*, East Tennessee State University
Jeff Knisley, East Tennessee State University
Yue Zou, East Tennessee State University
(10109274)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Aspects of Wave Propagation Phenomena, I
Room 324, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Boris P. Belinskiy, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga borisbelinskiy@utc.edu
Anjan Biswas, Tennessee State University ABiswas@Tnstate.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Markov chain mixing: An update.
Auditorium (Room 118), RogersStout Hall
Prasad V. Tetali*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(10106003)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
The biLipschitz theory of metric spaces: A survey of recent progress and algorithmic applications.
Auditorium (Room 118), RogersStout Hall
Assaf Naor*, Microsoft Research
(10105202)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Education of Teachers, II
Room 303, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Frederick Norwood, East Tennessee State University norwoodr@etsu.edu
Michel Helfgott, East Tennessee State University helfgott@etsu.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Wave Equations and Applications, I
Room 325, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Alberto Bressan, Pennsylvania State University bressan@math.psu.edu
Yuxi Zheng, Pennsylvania State University yzheng@math.psu.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Approximation Theory, II
Room 327, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Robert Gardner, East Tennessee State University gardnerr@etsu.edu
Narendra Kumar Govil, Auburn University govilnk@mail.auburn.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Applications in Survival Analysis and Biostatistics, II
Room 121, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Don Hong, East Tennessee State University hong@etsu.edu
Tiejian Wu, East Tennessee State University wut@etsu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Stochastic Mixture Models of Human Colon Cancers.
WaiYuan Tan*, The University of Memphis
LiJun Zhang, The University of Memphis
Chao W. Chen, US EPA
Junmei Zhu, The University of Memphis
(10109265)

3:30 p.m.
Logspline Density Estimation with an Application to the Study of Survival Data of Lung Cancer Patients.
Yong Chen*, Case Western Reserve University
(10106251)

4:00 p.m.
Serum Iron, Copper and Zinc Concentrations and Risk of Cancer Mortality in US Adults.
Tiejian Wu*, East Tennessee State University
(10109267)

4:30 p.m.
Survival Anlysis Based on High Throughput MALDITOF Protein Expression Profiling.
Shuo Chen*, Vanderbilt University
Don Hong, Vanderbilt University
Yu Shyr, Vanderbilt University
(10106293)

5:00 p.m.
Survival Model and Estimation for Lung Cancer Patients with Neural Network Applications.
Xingchen Yuan, Chicago, IL
Don Hong, Middle Tennessee State University
Changbin Guo*, East Tennessee State University
(10106269)

5:30 p.m.
Disease Progression Modeling from Historical Databases.
Ronald K. Pearson, ProSanos Corporation
Robert J. Kingan*, Clayton State University
Alan Hochberg, ProSanos Corporation
(101062151)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Discrete Models in Biology, II
Room 124, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Debra Knisley, East Tennessee State University knisley@etsu.edu
Michael A. Langston, University of Tennessee, Knoxville mlangsto@utk.edu

3:00 p.m.
Graph Applications in Systems Genetics.
Elissa J Chesler*, Life Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
M A Langston, Computer Sciences Department, University of Tennessee
(10109296)

3:30 p.m.
Graphs for indexing coordinates specifying molecular shape in 3D space and some applications.
Daniel B. Dix*, University of South Carolina
(10105378)

4:00 p.m.
A Geometric Theorem on Producible Polygonal Protein Chains.
Joseph O'Rourke*, Smith College
(10105172)

4:30 p.m.
Polynomial Dynamical Models for Biological Systems.
Abdul Salam Jarrah*, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute
(101012136)

5:00 p.m.
A Framework for Analysis of Dynamic Social Networks.
Tanya Y. BergerWolf*, University of Illinois at Chicago and DIMACS
Jared Saia, University of New Mexico
(10109226)

5:30 p.m.
Cellular Automata Modeling of Signaling and Metabolic Pathways.
Danail G Bonchev*, Department of Mathematics & Center for the Study of Biological Complexity, Virginia Commonwealth University
Lemont B Kier, Center for the Study of Biological Complexity, Virginia Commonwelath University
Sterling Thomas, Virginia Commonwealth University
(101092105)

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.6:05 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDE Evolutionary Systems and Their Control, II
Room 328, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
George Avalos, University of NebraskaLincoln gavalos@math.unl.edu
Irena M. Lasiecka, University of Virginia il2v@virginia.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:00 p.m.3:40 p.m.
Session for Contributed Papers
Room 324, RogersStout Hall

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:05 p.m.6:10 p.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Algorithms in Metric Spaces, II
Room 125, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
W. J. Bo Brinkman, Miami University brinkmwj@muohio.edu
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University randrib@muohio.edu

Saturday October 15, 2005, 3:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, II
Room 129, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
David F. Anderson, University of Tennessee at Knoxville anderson@math.utk.edu
David E. Dobbs, University of Tennessee at Knoxville dobbs@math.utk.edu

3:30 p.m.
Results on the FIP property for extensions of commutative rings.
David E. Dobbs, University of Tennessee
Bernadette Mullins*, BirminghamSouthern College
Gabriel Picavet, Universite Blaise Pascal
Martine PicavetL'Hermitte, Universite Blaise Pascal
(101013125)

4:00 p.m.
Flat epimorphisms and a generalized Kaplansky ideal transform.
Jay Shapiro*, George Mason University
(10101336)

4:30 p.m.
Some finiteness conditions on the set of overrings of a $\phi$ring.
Ayman R Badawi*, American Univ. of Sharjah,
Ali Jaballah, University of Sharjah
(10101323)

5:00 p.m.
Ndimensional Pairs.
R. Douglas Chatham*, Morehead State University
David E. Dobbs, University of Tennessee
(10101334)

5:30 p.m.
QuasiSchreier domains II.
Daniel D Anderson, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Tiberiu Dumitrescu, Universitatea Bucuresti, Bucharest, Romania
Muhammad Zafrullah*, Pocatello, Idaho
(101013121)
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