5:00 p.m.

Wavelets: A Synthesis of Ideas in Harmonic Analysis and Subband Filtering That Happened Serendipitously—Ingrid Daubechies and Martin Vetterli

6:00 p.m.

General discussion

6:15 p.m.

Adjourn for day

March 26, 1998

8:15 a.m.

Language and Dynamical Systems: A View from the Bridge—Robert Berwick and Partha Niyogi

9:15 a.m.

Protein Folding Class Predictions—Temple Smith and James White

10:15 a.m.

Economics in Infinite Dimensional Spaces—Robert Anderson1 and William Zame

11:15 a.m.

Break

11:30 a.m.

Roundtable Discussion: What Helps and What Hinders Collaboration between Fields in Academics and Industry? James Phillips, Suzanne Withers, and Margaret Wright

12:45 p.m.

Closing remarks

1:00 p.m.

Adjourn

SUMMARY OF PRESENTATIONS AND DISCUSSIONS

Chairman's Welcome

Thomas Budinger

After a general welcome and introductions, the Chair of the Committee on Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences, Thomas Budinger, explained that the purpose of the workshop was not so much to look at interesting problems in science and mathematics but to consider how successful collaborations between science and mathematics came about, what factors contributed to their success, and what factors inhibited them. He thanked the presenters for their contributions and opened the workshop presentations.

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 Anderson was unable to attend due to illness.



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