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Book DetailsAMS/IP Studies in Advanced MathematicsVolume: 42; 2008; 432 ppMSC: Primary 05; 08; 11; 14; 22; 35; 37; 80
This volume consists of the proceedings of the Third International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians, held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in December 2004. The Congress brought together eminent Chinese and overseas mathematicians to discuss the latest developments in pure and applied mathematics.
This twopart proceedings contains the contents of lectures given by the plenary speakers and the invited speakers—the major portion comprising new results—together with some expository and survey articles. Eleven major topics are treated: algebra, number theory and cryptography; algebraic geometry and algebraic topology; geometric analysis; complex analysis and complex geometry; harmonic analysis and functional analysis; applied mathematics; dynamical systems, fractals and wavelets; numerical analysis; PDE; probability, statistics, and financial mathematics; and education.
Titles in this series are copublished with International Press of Boston, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
ReadershipResearch mathematicians interested in all areas of advanced mathematics.
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Chapters

Shock waves and cosmology

Variational construction of diffusion orbits in convex Hamiltonian systems with multiple degrees of freedom

Saddlepoint approximations and boundary crossing probabilities for random fields and their applications

Recognizing certain rational homogeneous manifolds of Picard number 1 from their varieties of minimal rational tangents

Discontinuous Galerkin methods for convection dominated partial differential equations

Singularity behavior of the mean curvature flow

Localization and duality

Surgical Ricci flow on fourmanifolds with positive isotropic curvature

Special subvarieties of $\mathcal {A}_g$

Local monodromy of the Kloosterman sheaf at $\infty $

Hilbert modular functions and their CM values

Geometric invariant theory and birational geometry

Remarks on Gieseker’s degeneration and its normalization

Bundle rigidity of complex surfaces

CR equivalence problem of strongly pseudoconvex CR manifolds

Vector bundles on nonprimary Hopf manifolds with abelian fundamental group

Subelliptic PDE’s and subRiemannian geometry

The $Q$curvature flow on a closed 3manifold of positive $Q$curvature

The space of symplectic structures on closed 4manifolds

Ancient solutions to KählerRicci flow

A convergence result of the Lagrangian mean curvature flow

On piecewise algebraic variety

An introduction to chiral equivariant cohomology

Large scale geometry, compactifications and the integral Novikov conjectures for arithmetic groups

Normal dilations

On the generator problem of von Neumann algebras

A survey of results on the ground state of semilinear elliptic equations

Separating and extending subgroups of a locally compact group

The triangle of operators, topologies, bornologies

The positive mass theorem near null infinity


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This volume consists of the proceedings of the Third International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians, held at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in December 2004. The Congress brought together eminent Chinese and overseas mathematicians to discuss the latest developments in pure and applied mathematics.
This twopart proceedings contains the contents of lectures given by the plenary speakers and the invited speakers—the major portion comprising new results—together with some expository and survey articles. Eleven major topics are treated: algebra, number theory and cryptography; algebraic geometry and algebraic topology; geometric analysis; complex analysis and complex geometry; harmonic analysis and functional analysis; applied mathematics; dynamical systems, fractals and wavelets; numerical analysis; PDE; probability, statistics, and financial mathematics; and education.
Titles in this series are copublished with International Press of Boston, Inc., Cambridge, MA.
Research mathematicians interested in all areas of advanced mathematics.

Chapters

Shock waves and cosmology

Variational construction of diffusion orbits in convex Hamiltonian systems with multiple degrees of freedom

Saddlepoint approximations and boundary crossing probabilities for random fields and their applications

Recognizing certain rational homogeneous manifolds of Picard number 1 from their varieties of minimal rational tangents

Discontinuous Galerkin methods for convection dominated partial differential equations

Singularity behavior of the mean curvature flow

Localization and duality

Surgical Ricci flow on fourmanifolds with positive isotropic curvature

Special subvarieties of $\mathcal {A}_g$

Local monodromy of the Kloosterman sheaf at $\infty $

Hilbert modular functions and their CM values

Geometric invariant theory and birational geometry

Remarks on Gieseker’s degeneration and its normalization

Bundle rigidity of complex surfaces

CR equivalence problem of strongly pseudoconvex CR manifolds

Vector bundles on nonprimary Hopf manifolds with abelian fundamental group

Subelliptic PDE’s and subRiemannian geometry

The $Q$curvature flow on a closed 3manifold of positive $Q$curvature

The space of symplectic structures on closed 4manifolds

Ancient solutions to KählerRicci flow

A convergence result of the Lagrangian mean curvature flow

On piecewise algebraic variety

An introduction to chiral equivariant cohomology

Large scale geometry, compactifications and the integral Novikov conjectures for arithmetic groups

Normal dilations

On the generator problem of von Neumann algebras

A survey of results on the ground state of semilinear elliptic equations

Separating and extending subgroups of a locally compact group

The triangle of operators, topologies, bornologies

The positive mass theorem near null infinity