By Denis Blackmore, Amithaba Bose, Peter Petropoulos

This quantity features a choice of papers offered on the 2008 convention on Frontiers of utilized and Computational arithmetic (FACM'08), held on the New Jersey Institute of know-how (NJIT), may well 19-21, 2008. The papers mirror the convention issues of mathematical biology, mathematical fluid dynamics, utilized information and biostatistics, and waves and electromagnetics. many of the world's so much special specialists within the convention concentration parts offer a different and well timed standpoint on modern examine, study traits, and demanding open difficulties in numerous fields, making it a 'must learn' for energetic mathematical scientists.Included are significant new contributions by way of a exclusive trio of plenary audio system: Frank Hoppensteadt contributes a thought-provoking paper at the evolving dating among utilized arithmetic and the pc; Pranab Sen explores interesting new developments in computational biology and informatics; and Jean-Marc Vanden-Broeck describes his fresh learn on 3D unfastened floor flows. There also are many leading edge contributions by means of a prestigious staff of invited mini-symposium audio system, making this an crucial assortment for execs and graduate scholars within the mathematical sciences and similar fields. eventually, the seventy fifth birthday commitment to Daljit S Ahluwalia - for his many contributions to development a world-class mathematical sciences division at NJIT - provides to creating this a special quantity.

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References 1. K. -M. 1983a Solitary and periodic August 20, 2008 19:18 WSPC - Proceedings Trim Size: 9in x 6in FACMproc Nonlinear 3D Free Surface Flows 43 gravity-capillary waves of finite amplitude J. Fluid Mech. 134, 205-219. 2. -M. J. 2002 Do true elevation gravity-capillary solitary waves exist? A numerical investigation J. Fluid Mech. 454, 403-417. 3. Dias, F. & Kharif, C. 1999 Nonlinear gravity and capillary–gravity wav es. Ann. Rev. Fluid Mech. 31 301–346. 4. -M. & Dias, F. 1992 Gravity-capillary solitary waves in water of infinite depth and related free-surface flows.

L. WK (τj ) = (24) k=1 Also, let J = max{j : 1 ≤ j ≤ L; τj ≤ η} for some prefixed η > 0. Basically, we would like to pursue the distributional features of the partial sequence: {WK (τj ), j ≤ J}. Corresponding to the known points τ1 < · · · < τJ , let us consider the partial process WK (τj ), j = 1, . . , J as defined above. 05) but can be approximated very well through the above Poisson process result. This allows a multi-stage multiple hypothesis testing procedure, illustrated in detail in Sen (2008).

9. 261. 26 Fig. 10. 34 Values of a ˜ versus α. only half of the wave is shown. 5 40 20 y 0 Ŧ20 Ŧ40 Fig. 11. 35. 5 Ŧ30 10 Ŧ20 Ŧ10 0 10 20 30 y 0 x Fig. 12. 35. 2. 16 4. 2 and 3 was to define a modified problem involving a parameter (denoted by ). -M. 5 Ŧ30 10 Ŧ20 Ŧ10 0 10 20 30 y 0 x Fig. 13. 345. Only half of the wave is shown. were first calculated with = 0. Then the solutions of the original problem were found by taking numerically the limit → 0. This method has been used successfully by the author to investigate other free boundary problems.