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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
Sunday October 16, 2005

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Exhibit and Book Sale
Room 321, RogersStout Hall

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Meeting Registration
Room 119, RogersStout Hall

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, III
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

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Approximation Theory, III
Room 327, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Robert Gardner, East Tennessee State University gardnerr@etsu.edu
Narendra Kumar Govil, Auburn University govilnk@mail.auburn.edu

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Geometry and Algorithms in Metric Spaces, III
Room 125, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
W. J. Bo Brinkman, Miami University brinkmwj@muohio.edu
Beata Randrianantoanina, Miami University randrib@muohio.edu

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:00 a.m.11:01 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDE Evolutionary Systems and Their Control, III
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.
Thermomechanical response in space structures.
E Cliff, ICAM, Virginia Tech
T L Herdman*, ICAM, Virginia Tech
Z Y Liu, University of Minnesota at Duluth
(101035127)

8:30 a.m.
A Null Controllability of a QuasiStatic Thermoelastic Plate.
Irina F. Sivergina*, Kettering University
Michael P. Polis, Oakland University
(101093108)

9:00 a.m.
Canonical Duality Theory and Algorithm for Solving SemiLinear Nonconvex Variational/PDE Systems with Applications.
David Yang Gao*, Virginia Tech
(10103591)

9:30 a.m.
Degree Theoretic Aspects of Quasilinear Elliptic Systems.
Henry C Simpson*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
(101035149)

10:00 a.m.
The Dirichlet problem for higher order elliptic equations in polygonal domains.
Irina Mitrea*, University of Virginia
(10104548)

10:25 a.m.
Transmission Boundary Value Problems in NonSmooth Domains.
Katharine A Ott*, University of Virginia
(10103556)

10:38 a.m.
Local and Global Solutions of Semilinear Wave Equation with Nonlinear Boundary Conditions.
Irena Lasiecka, University of Virginia
Lorena V Bociu*, University of Virginia
(101035140)

10:51 a.m.
Differential Riccati Equations for the Bolza Problem associated with unbounded control and Singular Estimate Control Systems Applications to control systems of coupled PDEs.
Irena Lasiecka, University of Virginia
Amjad Tuffaha*, University of Virginia
(101035113)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Aspects of Wave Propagation Phenomena, II
Room 324, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Boris P. Belinskiy, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga borisbelinskiy@utc.edu
Anjan Biswas, Tennessee State University ABiswas@Tnstate.edu

8:30 a.m.
Stationary power law temporal solitons in waveguides and frequency calculations of the swing effect in two dimesional spatial solitons.
Sihon Crutcher*, Department of Physics, Alabama A&M University
Anjan Biswas, Tennessee State University
Manmohan D. Aggarwal, Department of Physics Alabama A&M University
Matthew E. Edwards, Department of Physics Alabama A&M University
(10103585)

9:00 a.m.
1D Stochastic Wave Equations with Quasinonlinearity and QRegular SpaceTime Noise: The Nonlinear String.
Henri Schurz*, Texas Tech and Southern Illinois University
(10103529)

9:30 a.m.
Stochastic perturbation of dispersionmanaged optical solitons.
Anjan Biswas*, Tennessee State University
(10107828)

10:00 a.m.
The complexvalued KdV equation.
Jiahong Wu*, Department of Mathematics, Oklahoma State University
(10103530)

10:30 a.m.
On the connection between a nonlinear SturmLiouville problem and a quasiKdV equation.
Boris P Belinskiy*, University of Tennessee at Chattamooga
John R Graef, University of Tennessee at Chattamooga
(10103570)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Education of Teachers, III
Room 303, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Frederick Norwood, East Tennessee State University norwoodr@etsu.edu
Michel Helfgott, East Tennessee State University helfgott@etsu.edu

Sunday October 16, 2005, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Discrete Models in Biology, III
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.
MultiScale Hierarchical Structure Prediction of Helical Transmembrane Proteins.
Zhong Chen*, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Ying Xu, Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
(101082111)

9:00 a.m.
Molecular Seismology: A nanoscale assay to capture time and space resolved biopolymer interactions.
Erik Miklos Boczko*, Vanderbilt University
(10109282)

9:30 a.m.
Prediction of Functional Modules Based on Genes Distribution in Various Microbial Genomes.
Hongwei Wu*, Computational Biology Institute, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Fenglou Mao, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia
Victor Olman, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia
Ying Xu, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia
(101092104)

10:00 a.m.
Modeling Division of Labor: Topdown versus Bottomup.
Michael D. Phillips*, East Tennessee State University
Istvan Karsai, East Tennessee State UniversityDept. of Biological Sciences
Jeff Knisley, East Tennessee State UniversityDept. of Mathematics
(101092144)

10:30 a.m.
FixedParameter Tractability: Background, Recent Progress, and Applications in Computational Biology.
Michael A. Langston*, University of Tennessee
(101092154)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 9:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Wave Equations and Applications, II
Room 325, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
Alberto Bressan, Pennsylvania State University bressan@math.psu.edu
Yuxi Zheng, Pennsylvania State University yzheng@math.psu.edu

Sunday October 16, 2005, 11:10 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Invited Address
Groebner bases: From theory to applications and back.
Auditorium (Room 118), RogersStout Hall
Rekha R. Thomas*, University of Washington
(10101404)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 2:00 p.m.2:50 p.m.
Invited Address
Optimal transportation metrics and nonlinear wave equations.
Auditorium (Room 118), RogersStout Hall
Alberto Bressan*, Pennsylvania State University
(10103501)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Ring Theory, IV
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

3:00 p.m.
Asymptotic Elasticity in Atomic Monoids.
Scott T. Chapman*, Trinity University
Paul Baginski, University of California at Berkeley
Matthew T. Holden, Univerisity of Chicago
Terri A. Moore, University of Nebraska at Lincoln
(10101364)

3:30 p.m.
Elements of domains with large factorizations.
Jim Coykendall*, North Dakota State University
(101013120)

4:00 p.m.
Holomorphy rings of function fields.
Bruce M Olberding*, New Mexico State University
(10101359)

4:30 p.m.
Polynomials preserving infinite subsets upto Mequivalence.
S. B. Mulay*, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 379961300
(10101263)

5:00 p.m.
Hilbert functions of local rings of certain Schubert varieties.
Sudhir R Ghorpade*, IIT Bombay (India) and University of Tennessee, Knoxville (USA)
K N Raghavan, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai (India)
(101013103)

5:30 p.m.
Some recent results in commutative ring theory.
Byung Gyun Kang*, Pohang University of Science and Technology
(101013147)

Sunday October 16, 2005, 3:00 p.m.6:05 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear PDE Evolutionary Systems and Their Control, IV
Room 328, RogersStout Hall
Organizers:
George Avalos, University of NebraskaLincoln gavalos@math.unl.edu
Irena M. Lasiecka, University of Virginia il2v@virginia.edu

3:00 p.m.
stochastic BenjaminOno equation.
Jong Uhn Kim*, Virginia Tech
(10103539)

3:30 p.m.
Approximation to the Solution of a Class of Interacting Particle Systems: New Approach.
Jie Wu*, Louisiana State University
(101060115)

4:00 p.m.
Optimal Harvesting in a Fishery Model.
Suzanne Lenhart*, University of Tennessee
(101035122)

4:30 p.m.
Free propagators and FeynmanKac propagators.
Archil Gulisashvili*, Ohio University
(10103550)

5:00 p.m.
Spacetime localization of the vorticity in the 3D NavierStokes equations.
Zoran Grujic*, University of Virginia
Qi S. Zhang, University of California, Riverside
(101035133)

5:30 p.m.
On the Expected Optimal Value and the Optimal Expected Value.
AnaMaria Croicu*, Florida State University
M. Yousuff Hussaini, Florida State University
(101049123)

5:50 p.m.
Diffusion Equations with Nonlocal Quadratic Nonlinearities.
John Paul Roop*, Virginia Tech
(101065148)
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