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2008 Fall Southeastern Meeting
Huntsville, AL, October 2426, 2008 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1044
Associate secretaries: Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Sunday October 26, 2008

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory and Algebraic Topology, IV
Room 203, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Mark Behrens, Massachusetts Institute of Technology mbehrens@math.mit.edu
Michael Hill, University of Virginia

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Inverse Limits and Their Applications, IV
Room 205, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Judy A. Kennedy, Lamar University kennedy9905@gmail.com

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on SetTheoretic Topology, IV
Room 207, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Gary Gruenhage, Auburn University
Peter J. Nyikos, University of South Carolina nyikos@math.sc.edu
Robert M. Stephenson, Jr, University of South Carolina

8:00 a.m.
An Extension of the Closed Graph Theorem for Separately Continuous Functions.
Zbigniew Piotrowski*, Youngstown State University
Eric J. Wingler, Youngstown State University
(104454148)

8:30 a.m.
On the existence of nonmetric hereditarily indecomposable subcontinua of $(\mbox{Souslin line}) \times X$.
Michel Smith*, Auburn University
(104454186)

9:00 a.m.
Relating the Product and Union of Pairs of Metric Spaces in Terms of Dimension.
John S Kulesza*, George Mason University
(104454236)

9:30 a.m.
$n$ but not $n+1$resolvable Tychonoff expansions.
Wis Comfort, Wesleyan University
Wanjun Hu*, Albany State University (GA)
(10445466)

10:00 a.m.
Coconnected Spaces and Cleavability.
Derrick Dion Stover*, Ohio University
(10445472)

10:30 a.m.
The discrete charme of some Baire spaces.
Santi Spadaro*, Auburn University
(104454161)

11:00 a.m.
Simplistic and Efimov Spaces.
Roberto Pichardo Mendoza*, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Alan Dow, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
(104454249)

11:30 a.m.
The Polish Group Topology on the Unitary Group is Unique.
Alexandru Gabriel Atim*, University of South Carolina Lancaster
Robert R Kallman, University of North Texas
(104422219)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Biology: Modeling, Analysis, and Simulations, IV
Room 109, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Jia Li, University of Alabama in Huntsville li@math.uah.edu
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Maia Martcheva, University of Florida

8:00 a.m.
Comparing the Dynamics of Stochastic Population Models.
Linda J.S. Allen*, Texas Tech University
Amy Ekanayake, Texas Tech University
(10449250)

8:30 a.m.
A Nonautonomous JuvenileAdult Model: WellPosedness and LongTime Behavior via a Comparison Principle.
Azmy S. Ackleh, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Keng Deng*, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
(104435105)

9:00 a.m.
Systemically modeling the dynamics of plasma insulin in subcutaneous injection of insulin analogues for type 1 diabetes.
Jiaxu Li*, University of Louisville
Yang Kuang, Arizona State University
(104492167)

9:30 a.m.
Some remarks on traveling wave solutions in competition models.
Bingtuan Li*, University of Louisville
(104492170)

10:00 a.m.
The Effects of Human Movement on the Persistence of VectorBorne Diseases.
C. Cosner, University of Miami
J. C. Beier, University of Miami
R. S. Cantrell, University of Miami
D. Impoinval, University of Miami
L. Kapitanski, University of Miami
M. D. Potts, University of California at Berkeley
A. Troyo, Universidad de Costa Rica
S. Ruan*, University of Miami
(104492191)

10:30 a.m.
Optimal Control of VectorBorne Diseases: Treatment and Prevention.
Kbenesh W. Blayneh*, Florida A&M University
Yanzhao Cao, Auburn University
HeeDae Kwon, Inha University, Incheon, Korea
(104492188)

11:00 a.m.
Optimal Control in an Epidemic Model of Rabies in Raccoons.
Suzanne Lenhart*, University of Tennessee
(10449219)

11:30 a.m.
A Mathematical Model for the Dynamics of West Nile Virus with Corvids and Noncorvids.
Huaiping Zhu*, York University
(104400244)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Dynamics and Applications of Differential Equations, IV
Room 105, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Wenzhang Huang, University of Alabama in Huntsville huangw@email.uah.edu
Shangbing Ai, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Weishi Liu, University of Kansas

8:00 a.m.
Heteroclinic solutions of a singularly perturbed Hamiltonian system representing anisotropic crystalline phase interfaces in alloys.
Stephen Schecter*, North Carolina State University
Christos Sourdis, Universidad de Chile
(104434212)

8:30 a.m.
Traveling Wave Solutions of a Model of Liquid/Vapor Phase Transition.
XiaoBiao Lin*, North Carolina State University
(10443587)

9:00 a.m.
Bifurcations in diffusive predatorprey systems.
Junping Shi*, College of William and Mary
(10443593)

9:30 a.m.
Traveling Wave Solutions of Delayed Lattice Differential System in LotkaVolterra Type.
TingHui Yang*, Tamkang University, Tamsui Taipei County, Taiwan.
ChengHsiung Hsu, National Central University, ChungLi, Taiwan.
(104437150)

10:00 a.m.
Asymptotic Behaviors of a Class of NLaplacian Neumann Problems with Large Diffusion.
Chunshan Zhao*, Georgia Southern University
(10443509)

10:30 a.m.
Method of Green's functions and MAC solutions.
Igor Neygebauer*, National University of Rwanda
(10443533)

11:00 a.m.
Traveling Waves for a Model in Phytopathology.
Shangbing Ai*, University of Alabama in Huntsville
(104434132)

11:30 a.m.
Traveling waves for a model of microbial flow reactor with multiple competing species.
Wenzhang Huang*, University of Alabama in Huntsville
(104434227)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 8:00 a.m.11:40 a.m.
Special Session on Gaussian Analysis and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, III
Room 050, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Davar Khoshnevisan, University of Utah davar@math.utah.edu
Dongsheng Wu, University of Alabama in Huntsville

8:00 a.m.
Stochastic Volatility Model and Technical Analysis of Stock Price.
Weian Zheng*, UC Irvine
Wei Liu, ECNU, Shanghai, China
(10446020)

9:00 a.m.
Stochastic Shell models and related topics.
Hakima Bessaih*, University of Wyoming
Franco Flandoli, University of Pisa, Italy
Edriss S Titi, university of California at Irvine and Weizman Institute (Israel)
(10446017)

10:00 a.m.
Intermittence and nonlinear parabolic stochastic partial differential equations.
Mohammud Foondun*, University of Utah
(104460129)

11:00 a.m.
A change of variable formula with Itô correction term.
Jason Swanson*, University of Central Florida
(10446021)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Operator Theory and Partial Differential Equations, IV
Room 103, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Claudio H. Morales, University of Alabama in Huntsville morales@math.uah.edu
PeiKee Lin, University of Memphis

Sunday October 26, 2008, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Mechanics, Control, and Integrability, III
Room 158, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Anthony M. Bloch, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Dmitry Zenkov, North Carolina State University dvzenkov@ncsu.edu

Sunday October 26, 2008, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applications of Topology to Dynamical Systems, II
Room 205, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: John C. Mayer, University of Alabama at Birmingham mayer@math.uab.edu
Lex G. Oversteegen, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Sunday October 26, 2008, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Applications of PDEs and ODEs (in honor of Karen Ames), III
Room 121, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Suzanne M. Lenhart, University of Tennessee, Knoxville lenhart@math.utk.edu
Philip W. Schaefer, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

10:00 a.m.
Cl_matcontL: an extention of Cl_matcont to Bifurcation analysis of large equilibrium systems in Matlab.
Mark Friedman*, University of Alabama in Huntsville
D. Bindel, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
J. Demmel, University of California at Berkeley
W. Govaerts, Ghent University
J. Hughes, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Yu. Kuznetsov, University of Utrecht
(10443779)

10:30 a.m.
A diffusion model for the release of sterile mosquitoes.
Seth F. Oppenheimer*, Mississippi State University
(104492128)

11:00 a.m.
A Mechanistic Model of Natural Coral Reefs and the Role of Fishing in Their Degragation.
Howie Weiss*, Georgia Institute of Technology
Wendy Morrison, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abhinav Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
Hao Wang, Georgia Institute of Technology
(104492177)

11:30 a.m.
Continuous Dependence on Modeling for Nonlinear IllPosed Problems.
Beth M. Campbell Hetrick*, Gettysburg College
Rhonda J. Hughes, Bryn Mawr College
(104435228)

Sunday October 26, 2008, 1:00 p.m.3:40 p.m.
Special Session on Gaussian Analysis and Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, IV
Room 050, Shelby Center for Science and Technology Organizers: Davar Khoshnevisan, University of Utah davar@math.utah.edu
Dongsheng Wu, University of Alabama in Huntsville
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