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Joint Mathematics Meetings
John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center, Boston Marriott Hotel, and Boston Sheraton Hotel, Boston, MA
January 47, 2012 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1077
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Some Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Theory and Application

Thursday January 5, 2012, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Some Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Theory and Application, I
Wellesley, 3rd Floor, Marriott Organizers: Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois, Chicago Laihan Luo, New York Institute of Technology lluo@nyit.edu

8:30 a.m.
Concentration compactness and KdVNLS solitary waves.
John P Albert*, University of Oklahoma
Santosh Bhattarai, University of Oklahoma
(1077352704)

9:00 a.m.
Comparisons between Unidirectional and Bidirectional Models for Surface Water Waves.
Jerry L Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(1077352119)

9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic Behavior of Solutions to the Liquid Crystals Systems in $\mathbb{R}^3$.
Mimi Dai*, University of California, Santa Cruz
Jie Qing, University of California, Santa Cruz
Maria Schonbek, University of California, Santa Cruz
(1077351932)

10:00 a.m.
Discussion.

10:30 a.m.
Solutions to the SineGordon Equation of Low Differentiability.
Josef F Dorfmeister, Technische Universitat Munchen
Ivan C Sterling*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
(1077532863)

11:00 a.m.
Periodic Rippling in Hyperbolic NonEuclidean Plates.
John Gemmer*, University of Arizona
Shankar Venkataramani, University of Arizona
(1077351729)

11:30 a.m.
Global Well Posedness for a system of KdVtype Equations with Coupled Quadratic nonlinearities.
Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois, Chicago
Jonathan Cohen*, DePaul University
Gang Wang, DePaul University
(1077352013)

Friday January 6, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Some Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Theory and Application, II
Wellesley, 3rd Floor, Marriott Organizers: Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois, Chicago Laihan Luo, New York Institute of Technology lluo@nyit.edu

Friday January 6, 2012, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Some Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Theory and Application, III
Wellesley, 3rd Floor, Marriott Organizers: Jerry L. Bona, University of Illinois, Chicago Laihan Luo, New York Institute of Technology lluo@nyit.edu

1:00 p.m.
Dispersive Quantization  the Talbot Effect.
Peter J. Olver*, University of Minnesota
(107735605)

1:30 p.m.
On the existence of stationary solutions for some nonFredholm integrodifferential equations.
Vitali G Vougalter*, University of Cape Town
(1077352063)

2:00 p.m.
Water Waves with Discontinuous Vorticity.
Walter A. Strauss*, Brown University
(1077761172)

2:30 p.m.
On a PDE system that governs the boundary layers system for complex fluids.
Xiaojun Wang*, Virginia Tech
Michael Renardy, Virginia Tech
(1077761557)

3:00 p.m.
Discussion moderated by Diane Henderson

3:30 p.m.
Some Integrodifferential Equations Describing Nonlinear Evolution of Instability Waves on Shear Flows.
Xuesong Wu*, Tianjin University, China & Imperial College London, UK
(1077762301)

4:00 p.m.
Inverse energy cascade and selforganization in 2D turbulent channel flow.
Wanping Li*, School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, PR China
Shuangxi Guo, School of Civil Engineering and Mechanics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, PR China
(107776683)

4:30 p.m.
Evolution of elastic thin films with curvature regularization via minimizing movements.
Paolo Piovano*, Carnegie Mellon University
(1077351747)

5:00 p.m.
Well Known Equations and Not Well Known Behavior of Solutions.
Laihan Luo*, New York Institute of Technology
(107735463)
