Proceedings of the Third Mississippi State Conference on Difference Equations and Computational Simulations

Mississippi State University, May 16-17, 1997.

The following papers were presented at conference, then refereed and accepted for publication in a special issue of the Electronic Journal of Differential Equations. Details about the conference can be found in the Foreword Message from the editors, J. Graef, R. Shivaji, B. Soni, & J. Zhu.
**Table of contents.** (In alphabetical order)

- Walter Allegretto, Yanping Lin, & Aihui Zhou;
*Solutions for the amorphous silicon system and related problems*, pp. 1-9. - John V. Baxley & Stephen B. Robinson;
*Rotationally symmetric deformations of a spherical cap*, pp. 11-21. - Kurt Bryan & Lester F. Caudill, Jr.;
*Uniqueness for a boundary identification problem in thermal imaging*, pp. 23-39. - Yulin Cao & Thomas C. Gard;
*Practical persistence for differential delay models of population interactions*, pp. 41-53. - Gennadii A. Chumakov & Sergei G. Chumakov;
*Harmonic parameterization of geodesic quardangles on surfaces of constant curvaturess and 2-D quasi-isometric grids*, pp. 55-79. - Vidya Doddaballapur, Paul W. Eloe, & Yongzhi Zhang;
*Quadratic convergence of approximate solutions of two-Point boundary value problems with impulse*, pp. 81-95. - John R. Graef & Janos Karsai;
*On properties of nonlinear second order systems under nonlinear impulse perturbations*, pp. 97-108. - Georg Hetzer;
*A bifurcation result for Sturm-Liouville problems with a set-valued term*, pp. 109-117. - Philip Korman;
*A global solution curve for a class of semilinear equations*, pp. 119-127. - Susan D. Lauer;
*Multiple solutions to a boundary value problem for an n-th order nonlinear difference equation*, pp. 129-136. - Vy Khoi Le & Klaus Schmitt;
*On variational inequalities associated with the Navier-Stokes equation: Some bifurcation problems*, pp. 137-148. - Swungho Lee & Bharat K. Soni;
*Governing equations of fluid mechanics in physical curvilinear coordinate system*, pp. 149-157. - Xuefeng Li;
*Entropy consistent, TVD methods with high accuracy for conservation laws*pp. 181-201. - Zhilin Li & Kewang Zheng;
*An inverse problem in a parabolic equation*, pp. 203-209. - Chunqing Lu;
*On the existence of steady flow in a channel with one porous wall or two accelerating walls*, pp. 159-170. - Uwe F. Mayer;
*Two-sided Mullins-Sekerka flow does not preserve convexity*, pp. 171-179. - Bettina E. Schmidt;
*Persistence of Crandall-Rabinowitz type bifurcations under small perturbations*pp. 223-235. - Xingfu Zou;
*Traveling wave fronts in spatially discrete reaction-diffusion equations on higher dimensional lattices*, pp. 211-222.

Note: Bibliographical references to articles in this
proceedings should be written as follows.

Author's name, *Title of the article*,
Proceedings of the Third Mississippi State Conference
on Difference Equations and Computational Simulations,
Electron. J. Diff. Eqns., Conference 01 (1997), pp. ##-##.

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