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MSRI Preprints: 1997

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Piles of Cubes, Monotone Path Polytopes and Hyperplane Arrangements
Christos A. Athanasiadis
MSRI Preprint #1997-001
On a Refined Stark Conjecture for Function Fields
Cristian D. Popescu
MSRI Preprint #1997-002
Gras-Type Conjectures for Function Fields
Cristian D. Popescu
MSRI Preprint #1997-003
On the Profinite Topology on Negatively Curved Groups
Rita Gitik
MSRI Preprint #1997-004
Polynomial Retracts and the Jacobian Conjecture
Vladimir Shpilrain and Jie-Tai Yu
MSRI Preprint #1997-005
Floer homology of Brieskorn homology spheres: solution to Atiyah's problem
Nikolai Saveliev
MSRI Preprint #1997-006
Geometry and topology of complex hyperbolic and CR-manifolds
Boris Apanasov
MSRI Preprint #1997-007
The Symmetry of Intersection Numbers in Group Theory
Peter Scott
MSRI Preprint #1997-008
Confidence Regions for Means of Multivariate Normal Distributions and a Non-Symmetric Correlation Inequality for Gaussian Measure
Stanislaw J. Szarek and Elisabeth Werner
MSRI Preprint #1997-009
Metric Entropy of Homogeneous Spaces
Stanislaw J. Szarek
MSRI Preprint #1997-010
Retardation of Plateau-Rayleigh Instability: A Distinguishing Characteristic Among Perfectly Wetting Fluids
John McCuan
MSRI Preprint #1997-011
Some Remarks on Real and Complex Output Feedback
Joachim Rosenthal and Frank Sottile
MSRI Preprint #1997-012
Knots, Links, and 4-Manifolds
Ronald J. Stern and Ronald Fintushel
MSRI Preprint #1997-013
The Tutte dichromate and Whitney homology of matroids
David G. Wagner
MSRI Preprint #1997-014
A fake smooth CP^2#RP^4
Daniel Ruberman and Ronald J. Stern
MSRI Preprint #1997-015
Some New Applications of Toric Geometry
J. Maurice Rojas
MSRI Preprint #1997-016
Toric Generalized Characteristic Polynomials
J. Maurice Rojas
MSRI Preprint #1997-017
Exact enumeration of 1342-avoiding permutations: A close link with labeled trees and planar maps
Miklós Bóna
MSRI Preprint #1997-018
On the Profinite Topology on Doubles of Groups, II
Rita Gitik
MSRI Preprint #1997-019
A Simple Bijection for the Regions of the Shi Arrangement of Hyperplanes
Christos A. Athanasiadis and Svante Linusson
MSRI Preprint #1997-020
Twisted Incidence Algebras and Kazhdan-Lusztig-Stanley functions
Francesco Brenti
MSRI Preprint #1997-021
Absolutely continuous spectrum of perturbed Stark operators
Alexander Kiselev
MSRI Preprint #1997-022
On two-generator satellite knots
Steven A. Bleiler and Amelia C. Jones
MSRI Preprint #1997-023
On invariants and homology of spaces of knots in arbitrary manifolds
Victor A. Vassiliev
MSRI Preprint #1997-024
Sierksma's Dutch Cheese Problem
K. S. Sarkaria
MSRI Preprint #1997-025
A Combinatorial proof of a result of Hetyei and Reiner on Foata-Strehl type permutation trees
Miklós Bóna
MSRI Preprint #1997-026
Explicit irreducible representations of the Iwahori-Hecke algebra of type F_4
Arun Ram and D. E. Taylor
MSRI Preprint #1997-027
On a computer recognition of 3-manifolds
Sergei V. Matveev
MSRI Preprint #1997-028
A Suspension Lemma for Bounded Posets
Jörg Rambau
MSRI Preprint #1997-029
On Subdivision Posets of Cyclic Polytopes
Paul H. Edelman, Jörg Rambau and Victor Reiner
MSRI Preprint #1997-030
A simple polynomial time algorithm to approximate the permanent within a simply exponential factor
Alexander Barvinok
MSRI Preprint #1997-031
Seiberg-Witten theory and Z/2^p actions on spin 4-manifolds
Jim Bryan
MSRI Preprint #1997-032
Continuity principle and extension properties of meromorphic mappings with values in non Kähler manifolds
Sergei Ivashkovich
MSRI Preprint #1997-033
Continued Fractions and Unique Additive Partitions
David J. Grabiner
MSRI Preprint #1997-034
Dehn surgery on arboresent knots and links -- a survey
Ying-Qing Wu
MSRI Preprint #1997-035
Non-integral toroidal surgery on hyperbolic knots in S^3
Cameron McA. Gordon, Ying-Qing Wu, and Xingru Zhang
MSRI Preprint #1997-036
Combinatorial methods in Dehn surgery
Cameron McA. Gordon
MSRI Preprint #1997-037
Sutured manifold hierarchies, essential laminations, and Dehn surgery
Ying-Qing Wu
MSRI Preprint #1997-038
On denominators of the Kontsevich integral and the universal perturbative invariant of 3-manifolds
Thang T. Q. Le
MSRI Preprint #1997-039
Order complexes of noncomplemented lattices are nonevasive
Dmitry Kozlov
MSRI Preprint #1997-040
A Polynomial Time Algorithm for Vertex Enumeration and Optimization over Shaped Partition Polytopes
Frank K. Hwang, Shmuel Onn, and Uriel G. Rothblum
MSRI Preprint #1997-041
Low-Dimensional Representations of the Special Linear Group in Cross-Characteristics
Robert M. Guralnick and Pham Huu Tiep
MSRI Preprint #1997-042
Diagrams of classifying spaces and k-fold Boolean algebras
Eric Babson and Dmitry Kozlov
MSRI Preprint #1997-043
Littlewood-Richardson semigroups
Andrei Zelevinsky
MSRI Preprint #1997-044
Asymptotic Redundancies for Universal Quantum Coding
Christian Krattenthaler and Paul B. Slater
MSRI Preprint #1997-045
Proof of a determinant evaluation conjectured by Bombieri, Hunt and van der Poorten
Christian Krattenthaler and Doron Zeilberger
MSRI Preprint #1997-046
On weights of l-adic representation
Serguei Tankeev
MSRI Preprint #1997-047
Enumerating representations in finite wreath products
Thomas Müller
MSRI Preprint #1997-048
On Rigidity and the Albanese Variety for Parallelizable Manifolds
Jörg Winkelmann
MSRI Preprint #1997-049
Flat Vector Bundles over Parallelizable Manifolds
Jörg Winkelmann
MSRI Preprint #1997-050
Separated nets in Euclidean space and Jacobians of biLipschitz maps
Dimitri Burago and Bruce Kleiner
MSRI Preprint #1997-051
Finite-volume hyperbolic 4-manifolds that share a fundamental polyhedron
Dubravko Ivansic
MSRI Preprint #1997-052
Spin^c structures and homotopy equivalences
Robert E. Gompf
MSRI Preprint #1997-053
Complexes of not i-connected graphs
Eric Babson, Anders Björner, Svante Linusson, John Shareshian, and Volkmar Welker
MSRI Preprint #1997-054
2-stack sortable permutations with a given number of runs
Miklós Bóna
MSRI Preprint #1997-055
Toroidal and annular Dehn fillings
Cameron McA. Gordon and Ying-Qing Wu
MSRI Preprint #1997-056
Alexander Duality, Gropes and Link Homotopy
Vyacheslav S. Krushkal and Peter Teichner
MSRI Preprint #1997-057
Quantization of Presymplectic Manifolds and Circle Actions
Ana Canas da Silva, Yael Karshon, and Susan Tolman
MSRI Preprint #1997-058
Extended Linial Hyperplane Arrangements for Root Systems and a Conjecture of Postnikov and Stanley
Christos A. Athanasiadis
MSRI Preprint #1997-059
Basic analog of Fourier series on a q-quadratic grid
Joaquin Bustoz and Sergei K. Suslov
MSRI Preprint #1997-060
Scharlemann's manifold is standard
Selman Akbulut
MSRI Preprint #1997-061
Pieri-type formulas for maximal isotropic Grassmannians via triple intersections
Frank Sottile
MSRI Preprint #1997-062
Numerical Schubert Calculus
Birkett Huber, Frank Sottile, and Bernd Sturmfels
MSRI Preprint #1997-063
Compactifying sufficiently regular covering spaces of compact 3-manifolds
Robert Myers
MSRI Preprint #1997-064
q-Rook polynomials and matrices over finite fields
James Haglund
MSRI Preprint #1997-065
Linear inequalities for flags in graded posets
Louis J. Billera and Gábor Hetyei
MSRI Preprint #1997-066
Absolutely continuous spectrum for one-dimensional Schödinger operators with slowly decaying potentials: some optimal results
Michael Christ and Alexander Kiselev
MSRI Preprint #1997-067
Extension of incompressible surfaces on the boundary of 3-manifolds
Michael Freedman, Hugh Howards, and Ying-Qing Wu
MSRI Preprint #1997-068
Topology of two-connected graphs and homology of spaces of knots
Victor A. Vassiliev
MSRI Preprint #1997-069
Some orthogonal very-well-poised _8\varphi_7-functions that generalize Askey-Wilson polynomials
Sergei K. Suslov
MSRI Preprint #1997-070
Additivity of Tunnel Number for Small Knots
Jennifer Schultens
MSRI Preprint #1997-071
Motion by weighted mean curvature is affine invariant
Jean Taylor
MSRI Preprint #1997-072
A monoid for the universal k-Bruhat order
Nantel Bergeron and Frank Sottile
MSRI Preprint #1997-073
Cutting Sequences for Geodesic Flow on the Modular Surface and Continued Fractions
David J. Grabiner and Jeffrey C. Lagarias
MSRI Preprint #1997-074
Obstructions to Shellability
Michelle L. Wachs
MSRI Preprint #1997-075
The tunnel number of the connect sum of n knots is at least n
Martin Scharlemann and Jennifer Schultens
MSRI Preprint #1997-076
Vertex theorems for capillary drops on support planes
Robert Finn and John McCuan
MSRI Preprint #1997-077
Bases in Systems of Simplices and Chambers
Tatiana Alekseyevskaya
MSRI Preprint #1997-078
The combinatorics of Steenrod operations on the cohomology of Grassmannians
Cristian Lenart
MSRI Preprint #1997-079
The Fixed Point Property for Posets of Small Width
Jonathan David Farley
MSRI Preprint #1997-080 was renumbered 1998-017
Chain Decomposition Theorems for Ordered Sets (and Other Musings)
Jonathan David Farley
MSRI Preprint #1997-081
Combinatorial Representation Theory
Hélène Barcelo and Arun Ram
MSRI Preprint #1997-082
Residue symbols and Jantzen-Seitz partitions
Christine Bessenrodt and Jørn B. Olsson
MSRI Preprint #1997-083
Nonhyperbolic Dehn fillings on hyperbolic 3-manifolds
Mario Eudave-Muñoz and Ying-Qing Wu
MSRI Preprint #1997-084
Genus two Heegaard splittings of orientable three-manifolds
Hyam Rubinstein and Martin Scharlemann
MSRI Preprint #1997-085
Brownian Motion in a Weyl Chamber, Non-Colliding Particles, and Random Matrices
David J. Grabiner
MSRI Preprint #1997-086
Manifolds not containing Gompf nuclei
András I. Stipsicz
MSRI Preprint #1997-087
Gauge Symmetry and Integrable Models
Shao-Shiung Lin, Oktay K. Pashaev and Shi-Shyr Roan
MSRI Preprint #1997-088
Skein Modules and Lattice Gauge Field Theory
Doug Bullock, Charles Frohman, and Joanna Kania-Bartoszynska
MSRI Preprint #1997-089
Doubles of Groups and Hyperbolic LERF 3-Manifolds
Rita Gitik
MSRI Preprint #1997-090
The Quantum Dynamics of the Compactified Trigonometric Ruijsenaars-Schneider Model
Jan Felipe van Diejen and Luc Vinet
MSRI Preprint #1997-091
The number of rhombus tilings of a ``punctured'' hexagon and the minor summation formula
Soichi Okada and Christian Krattenthaler
MSRI Preprint #1997-092
Low regularity semi-linear wave equations
Terence Tao
MSRI Preprint #1997-093
Correlation between pole location and asymptotic behavior for Painlevé I solutions
Ovidiu Costin
MSRI Preprint #1997-094
3-manifolds as viewed from the curve complex
John Hempel
MSRI Preprint #1997-095
Skew Schubert functions and the Pieri formula for flag manifolds
Nantel Bergeron and Frank Sottile
MSRI Preprint #1997-096
L^p bounds for singular integrals and maximal singular integrals with rough kernels
Loukas Grafakos and Atanas Stefanov
MSRI Preprint #1997-097
Variational evolution problems and nonlocal geometric motion
Mikhail Feldman
MSRI Preprint #1997-098
Embedded minimal ends asymptotic to the helicoid
John McCuan and David Hoffman
MSRI Preprint #1997-099
Poincaré inequalities and quasiconformal structure on the boundary of some hyperbolic buildings
Marc Bourdon and Hervé Pajot
MSRI Preprint #1997-100
Singular normal form for the Painlevé equation P1
Ovidiu Costin and Rodica Daniela Costin
MSRI Preprint #1997-101
Involutions on Moduli Spaces and Refinements of the Verlinde Formula
Jørgen Ellegaard Andersen and Gregor Masbaum
MSRI Preprint #1997-102
Bellman functions and two weight inequalities for Haar multipliers
Fedor Nazarov, Sergei Treil, and Alexander Volberg
MSRI Preprint #1997-103
Weak type estimates and Cotlar inequalities for Calderón-Zygmund operators in nonhomogeneous spaces
Fedor Nazarov, Sergei Treil, and Alexander Volberg
MSRI Preprint #1997-104
The Calderón Commutator Along a Parabola
Anthony Carbery, Steve Hofmann, and James Wright
MSRI Preprint #1997-105
Singular Integrals Associated to Hypersurfaces: L^2 Theory
Stephen Wainger, James Wright, and Sarah Ziesler
MSRI Preprint #1997-106
Domains with Non-Compact Automorphism Group: A Survey
Alexander V. Isaev and Steven G. Krantz
MSRI Preprint #1997-107
Vortex Dynamics for the Ginzburg-Landau-Schrödinger Equation
James E. Colliander and Robert L. Jerrard
MSRI Preprint #1997-108
Completely regular multivariate stationary process and the Muckenhoupt condition
Sergei Treil and Alexander Volberg
MSRI Preprint #1997-109
A sharp Schwarz inequality on the boundary
Robert Osserman
MSRI Preprint #1997-110
Deformations and stability in complex hyperbolic geometry
Boris Apanasov
MSRI Preprint #1997-111
Introduction to the non-linear trace theory and generalised boundary value problems
Laurent Véron
MSRI Preprint #1997-112