Each day a continental breakfast will be available from 8:30am on the sixth floor of PGH. Each talk should be 20 minutes long with up to 5 minutes for questions and discussions between talks. Talks will be in PGH 232 unless otherwise noted.

View Conference book of abstracts

Saturday March 28th
9:00 - 9:20am Ranadhir Roy, UTPA, “Sensitivity Analysis of Drug Distribution in a Brain Tumor using Simulated Mathematical Model”

9:25 - 9:45am Dambaru Bhatta, UTPA, “Computation of the vertical velocity components for a three dimensional convective flow in a mushy layer”

9:50 - 10:10am Natalie Hritonenko, Prairie View A&M U, “Optimal Control of Differential Equations Arising in Environmental Protection”

10:15 - 10:35am Youn-Sha Chan, UH Downtown, “Crack Problem Used as a Criterion for Examining Elasticity Theories”

+++ Coffee and Tea break 10:40am - 11:00am on sixth floor.

11:00 - 11:20am Katarina Jegdic, UH Downtown, “Semi-hyperbolic patches for the unsteady transonic small disturbance equation”

11:25 - 11:45am Goong Chen, Texas A & M U, “Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: A Modeling and Numerical Simulation Study of Airplane Crash and Water Landing ”

11:50 - 12:10pm Cong Gu, Texas A &M U, “Global Plastic Bending of Aircraft Fuselage”

12:15 - 12:35pm Lokenath Debnath, UTPA, “Cylindrical KdV Equations and Applications to Ocean Waves”

+++ Buffet Lunch will be provided on the sixth floor of PGH starting at 12:40pm

There will be parallel sessions for the next series of talks.
Parallel session 1: at PGH 232

1:35 - 1:55pm Yuliya Gorb, UH, “Approximation of Dirichlet-to Neumann Map in a High Contrast Conductivity Problem”

2:00 - 2:20pm Akif Ibragimov, Texas Tech, “Qualitative Properties of the solution of elliptic equation of second order in non-divergent form with respect to Zaremba type boundary problem”

2:25 - 2:45pm Pablo Raul Stinga, UT Austin, “Regularity theory for fractional equations ”

2:50 - 3:10pm Mauricio Rivas, Wake Forest U, “Linear Elliptic Eigenproblems and Observing Lyapunov Exponents of Infinite-Dimensional Dynamic

+++ Coffee and Tea break 3:15pm - 3:35pm on sixth floor.

3:35 - 3:55pm Ray Treinen, TSU, San Marcos, “On the classification and asymptotic behavior of the symmetric capillary surfaces”

4:00 - 4:20pm Xiaoqian Xu, Rice U, “Mixing of passive scalars advected by incompressible enstrophy-constrained flows”

4:25 - 4:45pm Zhijun Qiao, UTPA, “A synthetical two-component model with peakon solutions”

4:50 - 5:10pm Qiaoyi Hu, South China Agricultural U, Guangzhou, PRC, “Initial boundary value problem for a coupled Camassa-Holm system with peakons”

5:15- 5:35pm Eric Tovar, UTPA, “Peakon Solutions for
(2 + 1)-dimensional General Camassa-Holm Equation”
Parallel session 2: at PGH 646

1:35 - 1:55pm Ying Wang, U of Oklahoma, “A Fast Explicit Operator Splitting Method for Modified Buckley-Leverett Equations”

2:00 - 2:20pm Manki Cho, UH, “Steklov eigenproblems and approximations of harmonic functions ”

2:25 - 2:45pm Jianxin Zhou, Texas A&M U, “A Local Minimax Method Using Virtual Curves, Surfaces, etc.: Part I --- For Finding Saddles”

2:50 - 3:10pm Haicheng Gu, UTPA, “An Analysis of Financial Data with Wavelets and Fractal Function ”

+++ Coffee and Tea break
3:15pm - 3:35pm on sixth floor.

3:35 - 3:55pm Sara Pollock, TexasA&M U, “Adaptive regularization strategies for nonlinear PDE”

4:00 - 4:20pm Thanuka W. Pathiranage, “Texas Tech U, “Analysis of the Error in an Iterative Algorithm for Solution of the Regulator Equations for Linear Distributed Parameter Control Systems”.

4:25 - 4:45pm Zhidong Zhang, Texas A&M University, "An inverse problem for a Fractional Diffusion Process".


Sunday March 29th

9:00 - 9:20am Jahmario L. Williams, TSU, ”Positive Radial Solutions for a class of quasilinear boundary value problems in a ball”

9:25 - 9:45am Steve London, UHD, “Weakly Nonlinear Hydrodynamic Waves, Mean Flows and Instabilities in a Keplerian Accretion Disk ”

9:50 - 10:10am Eleftherios Gkioulekas, UTPA, “Revisiting the dissipation scales of the energy cascade of 3D turbulence as anomalous scaling functions”

10:15 - 10:35am Sergey Grigorian, UTPA, “Soliton solutions of the modified Laplacian coflow of G2-structures on manifolds with symmetry”

+++ Coffee and Tea break 10:40am - 11:00am on sixth floor.

11:00 - 11:20am Mark Hubenthal, UH, “Sensitivity analysis for active control of the Helmholtz equation”

11:25 - 11:45am Reza Ahangar, Texas A&MU, Kingsville, “Optimal Control Solution to Nonlinear Causal Operator Systems with Target State”