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1995 Fall Central Sectional meeting
Kent, OH, November 34, 1995
Meeting #904
Associate secretaries: Andy R Magid, AMS amagid@ou.edu
Saturday November 4, 1995

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Functional Analysis and Operator Theory, III
Room 317, Kent Student Center Organizers: Richard M. Aron, Kent State University
Per Enflo, Kent State University
Andrew M. Tonge, Kent State University

8:00 a.m.
Cyclic vectors of composition operators
Angela Spalsbury*, Kent State University, Kent
(90446144)

8:30 a.m.
Rudin's orthogonality problem and the Nevalinna counting function.
Paul S. Bourdon*, Washington & Lee University
(90430112)

9:00 a.m.
$C^*$algebras generated by a subnormal operator.
Kit Chak Chan*, Bowling Green State University
Zeljko Cuckovic, University of Toledo
(90446160)

9:30 a.m.
Using several complex variables to study algebras of functions of one complex variable.
Alexander J. Izzo*, Bowling Green State University
(90446180)

10:00 a.m.
The maximal ideals of some algebras of Lipschitz functions.
Krzysztof Jarosz*, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
(90446205)

10:30 a.m.
Isomorphisms of $L^p$ group algebras.
Geoffrey V. Wood*, University College of Swansea, Wales
(90446158)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Groups and Geometrics and Related Topics, III
Room 315, Kent Student Center Organizers: Curtis D. Bennett, Bowling Green State University
Daniel E. Frohardt, Wayne State University

8:00 a.m.
Applications of finite geometry to group cohomology.
Stephen D. Smith*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(9042035)

8:30 a.m.
On the mod$2$ cohomology of the Lyons sporadic simple group.
Kristin Umland*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(9042090)

9:00 a.m.
The Quillen complex of a group of symplectic type.
Kaustuv M. Das*, Eastern Illinois University
(90420171)

9:30 a.m.
Linear groups generated by elements of small degree.
Richard E. Phillips*, Michigan State University
(90420119)

10:00 a.m.
Buildings conforming to blueprints.
Michael Andrew Abramson*, Bowling Green State University
Curtis D. Bennett, Bowling Green State University
(90420212)

10:30 a.m.
Locally GQ$(3,5)$graphs and extended geometrics with short lines.
Alexander Alexeevich Makhnev*, Institute for Mathematics & Mechanics, Russia
(90420113)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Applications, III
Room 318, Kent Student Center Organizers: Steve C. Hofmann, University of Missouri, Columbia
Rodolfo H. Torres, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

8:00 a.m.
Discrete Calderon reproducing formula and frame.
Y. S. Han*, Auburn University, Auburn
Xihua Wang, Washington University
Guido L. Weiss, Washington University
(90442215)

8:30 a.m.
$\epsilon$Families of operators in TriebelLizorkin and tent spaces.
Grant V. Welland*, University of Missouri, St.\ Louis
Shiying Zhao, University of Missouri, St.\ Louis
(9044294)

9:00 a.m.
Bessel wavelets and the numerical solution of Bessel's equation.
Michael W. Frazier*, Michigan State University
Shangqian Zhang, Michigan State University
(90442141)

9:30 a.m.
Constructions of orthonormal wavelets by deforming lowpass filters that are characteristic functions.
Eugenio Hernandez, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Xihua Wang, Washington University
Guido L. Weiss*, Washington University
(90442142)

10:00 a.m.
Haar multipliers.
Maria C. Pereyra*, Princeton University
(90442154)

10:30 a.m.
Factorization of the Green's kernel for finitely supported random walks on a tree.
Mitchell H. Taibleson*, Washington University
(9044334)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homological Aspects of Commutative Ring Theory, III
Room 313, Kent Student Center Organizers: Andrew Richard Kustin, University of South Carolina, Columbia
Matthew Miller, University of South Carolina, Columbia

8:00 a.m.
$D$modules in characteristic $p$.
Gennady Lyubeznik*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(9041353)

8:30 a.m.
A construction method for Gorenstein schemes in projective space.
Juan C. Migliore, University of Notre Dame
Christopher S. Peterson*, University of Notre Dame
(90413106)

9:00 a.m.
Relative (co)homology in module categories.
Alex Martsinkovsky*, Northeastern University
(90418126)

9:30 a.m.
Resolution of lexsegment ideals.
Heather A. Hulett, Miami University, Oxford
Heath Mayall Martin*, University of Central Florida
(90413102)

10:00 a.m.
Bounds on multiplicity.
Hema Srinivasan*, University of Missouri, Columbia
(90413134)

10:30 a.m.
Descent of the canonical module in rings with the approximation property.
Christel Rotthaus*, Michigan State University
(90413111)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical and Computational Chemistry and Biology, I
Room 115, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Victor A. Nicholson, Kent State University

8:00 a.m.
Molecular structure determination via $SnB$.
Russ Miller*, State University of New York, Buffalo
(90468230)

8:30 a.m.
Problems and techniques in computational biology.
Deborah A. Joseph*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(90468235)

9:00 a.m.
Knotting in the course of $RNA$ transformation.
Louis H. Kauffman*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(90457182)

9:30 a.m.
Modelling the behavior of Bacillus Subtilis using viscoelastic rod theory.
Isaac Klapper*, University of California, Los Angeles
(9049245)

10:00 a.m.
A topological approach to molecular similarity analysis and its application to a $QSAR$ study of nucleoside analogs with anti$HIV$ activity.
P. J. Durand*, Kent State University, Kent
Johnnie W. Baker, Kent State University, Kent
K. J. McCabe, Kent State University, Kent
C. C. Tsai, Kent State University, Kent
(90492181)

10:30 a.m.
Characterization of the augmented ribbon model of the $3D$ structure of proteins.
Victor A. Nicholson*, Kent State University, Kent
(90457184)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, III
Room 319, Kent Student Center Organizers: John F. Oprea, Cleveland State University
Paul Schick, John Caroll University

8:00 a.m.
MilnorCarlsson's constructions and their applications to the homology of certain loop spaces.
Jie Wu*, University of Rochester
(90455195)

8:30 a.m.
The BredonLoffler conjecture.
Robert R. Bruner*, Wayne State University
(90455186)

9:00 a.m.
Morava $K$theory of iterated loop spaces of spheres.
Douglas C. Ravenel*, University of Rochester
(90455209)

9:30 a.m.
$v_2$Periodic homotopy at the prime three.
Satyanarayana V.N Pemmaraju*, Northwestern University
(90455192)

10:00 a.m.
Results on the Morava stabilizer groups.
Vassili Gorbounov*, Northwestern University
P. Symonds, University of Kentucky
(90455187)

10:30 a.m.
Patterns and link invariants.
Paul A. Bellis*, Rice University
(90455196)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Numerical Linear Algebra and Scientific Computing, III
Room 121, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Lothar Reichel, Kent State University
Arden Ruttan, Kent State University
Richard S. Varga, Kent State University

8:00 a.m.
Block Hessenberg matrices and queueing theory.
G. W. Stewart*, University of Maryland, College Park
(9046031)

8:30 a.m.
On the combination of multilevel and Krylov subspace methods.
Gerhard Starke*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(9046526)

9:00 a.m.
Spacetime tradeoffs in $GMRES$ with multigrid preconditioning.
Faisal Saied*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(9046522)

9:30 a.m.
Asynchronous twostage methods for the solution of linear systems.
Daniel Benjamin Szyld*, Temple University
(9046525)

10:00 a.m.
Preconditioning of symmetric, but highly indefinite linear systems.
Roland W. Freund*, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
(9046514)

10:30 a.m.
On Krylov subspace approximations to the matrix exponential operator.
Marlis Hochbruck*, University of Tubingen, Germany
Christian Lubich, University of Tubingen, Germany
(9046517)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on GinzburgLandau Systems, I
Room 311, Kent Student Center Organizers: Peter J. Sternberg, Indiana University, Bloomington

8:00 a.m.
Analysis, algorithms, and computations for GinzburgLandau systems.
Qiang Du*, Michigan State University
(9043532)

9:00 a.m.
Solutions to the GinzburgLandau equation with large applied magnetic field.
Daniel Phillips*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Patricia E. Bauman, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Qi Tang, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
(9043542)

10:00 a.m.
Timedependent GinzburgLandau equations of superconductivity.
Qi Tang, University of Sussex,
Shouhong Wang*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(90435133)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 309, Kent Student Center Organizers: Alice Silverberg, Ohio State University
Yuri G. Zarhin, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, and Russian Academy of Sciences

8:30 a.m.
Numerical experiments with Koike's formula.
Jeremy T. Teitelbaum*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(90414213)

9:00 a.m.
Applications of RiemannRoch theorems to Galois structure theory.
Ted C. Chinburg*, University of Pennsylvania
(9041464)

9:30 a.m.
Iwasawa theory of $p$adic representations.
William G. McCallum*, University of Arizona
(9041486)

10:00 a.m.
Galois theory of $B_{dR}^+$.
Adrian Iovita*, Boston University
Alexandru Zaharescu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(9041482)

10:30 a.m.
On the norm subgroups of formal groups over local fields.
George T. Konovalov*, Scientific Research & Industrial Venture, Ukraine
(90414241)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Foundations and Mathematical Aspects of Computer Science, III
Room 120, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Johnnie W. Baker, Kent State University
Meera Sitharam, Kent State University

9:00 a.m.
On associative computing and molecular chemistry.
Johnnie W. Baker*, Kent State University, Kent
(90468243)

9:30 a.m.
New paradigms for parallel computation.
Selim G. Akl*, Queen's University
(90468145)

10:00 a.m.
Analysis of parallel quicksort algorithms.
Anne E. Condon*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Richard E. Ladner, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(90468240)

10:30 a.m.
Honeycomb networks: topological properties and communication algorithms.
Ivan Stojmenovic*, University of Ottawa
(90468239)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Toric Varieties, Intersection Theory, and Enumerative Geometry, II
Room 303, Kent Student Center Organizers: Chunsheng Ban, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Lars J. Ernstrom, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Gary P. Kennedy, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Lee J. McEwan, Ohio State University, Mansfield

9:00 a.m.
Isotopic classification of real algebraic curves on the torus and Klein bottle.
Anatoly Korchagin*, Brooklyn, New York
(90414245)

9:30 a.m.
A sextic surface in $CP^3$ cannot have 66 nodes.
David B. Jaffe*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(90414168)

10:00 a.m.
Equivariant Chow groups and the Bott residue formula.
Dan Edidin*, University of Missouri, Columbia
William Graham, University of Chicago
(90414146)

10:30 a.m.
Cohomology of Hilbert schemes of points and related varieties.
Jan Cheah*, University of Florida
(90414121)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, III
Room 316, Kent Student Center Organizers: Stephen M. Gagola, Jr., Kent State University
Donald L. White, Kent State University

9:00 a.m.
Lusztig induction in classical groups.
Bhama Srinivasan*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(90420125)

9:30 a.m.
On the GelfandGraev representation of $U(3,q)$.
Julianne Geering Rainbolt*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(90420103)

10:00 a.m.
On $(h+1)^l$ for finite Coxeter groups.
Louis Solomon*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(9042059)

10:30 a.m.
Some subgroup actions on the Lie algebra of an algebraic group.
Michael James Barry*, Allegheny College
(9042060)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Invited Address
Analysis of certain GinzburgLandau models.
The KIVA, Kent Student Center
Peter J. Sternberg*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(9044903)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.
Invited Address
Discrete decomposition techniques in harmonic analysis, sampling theorem and applications.
The KIVA, Kent Student Center
Rodolfo H. Torres*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(9044204)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, IV
Room 319, Kent Student Center Organizers: John F. Oprea, Cleveland State University
Paul Schick, John Caroll University

2:30 p.m.
The unstable Adams spectral sequence of twostage Postnikov towers.
Kathryn F. Lesh*, University of Toledo
(90455188)

3:00 p.m.
A note on Miller's theorem about maps out of classifying spaces.
Charles A. McGibbon*, Wayne State University
(9045533)

3:30 p.m.
Homology approximations to $BG$.
William G. Dwyer*, University of Notre Dame
(9045593)

4:00 p.m.
Informal Discussion: Physics and Homotopy

5:00 p.m.
Knot polynomials and strict pseudoconvexity.
M. Boileau, University Paul Sabatier, France
Lee Rudolph*, Clark University
(90405104)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 2:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Probability Theory, I
Room 115, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Peter M. Kotelenez, Case Western Reserve University
Alex DeAcosta, Case Western Reserve University

2:30 p.m.
Informal Session

Saturday November 4, 1995, 2:40 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Numerical Linear Algebra and Scientific Computing, IV
Room 121, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Lothar Reichel, Kent State University
Arden Ruttan, Kent State University
Richard S. Varga, Kent State University

2:40 p.m.
Iterative methods for illconditioned linear systems.
Daniela Calvetti*, Stevens Institute of Technology
Lothar Reichel, Kent State University, Kent
Qin Zhang, Kent State University, Kent
(9046511)

3:10 p.m.
Numerical minimization of the Landaude Gennes free energy functional.
Timothy A. Davis*, Case Western Reserve University
Eugene C. Gartland, Jr., Kent State University, Kent
(9046512)

3:40 p.m.
Some methods for the iterative solution of systems with multiple righthand sides.
Efstratios Gallopoulos*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
Valeria Simoncini, IMGACNR, Modena, Italy
(9046516)

4:10 p.m.
Estimating the error in iterative methods.
Paul E. Saylor*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(9046523)

4:40 p.m.
Robust preconditioning via approximate inverse techniques.
Yousef Saad*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(9046521)

5:10 p.m.
The rate of convergence for optimal iterative methods using overestimates of the spectrum.
Xiezhang Li*, Georgia Southern University
(9046520)

5:40 p.m.
The numerical treatment of linear systems with many delays.
Jiaoxun Kwang*, Shanghai Normal University, People's Republic of China
(9046519)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Functional Analysis and Operator Theory, IV
Room 317, Kent Student Center Organizers: Richard M. Aron, Kent State University
Per Enflo, Kent State University
Andrew M. Tonge, Kent State University

3:00 p.m.
Renormings of $L_p(L_q)$.
J. A. Jaramillo*, University Complutense de Madrid, Spain
(90446199)

3:30 p.m.
Asymptotically isometric copies of $\ell_1$ and $c_0$.
Christopher J. Lennard*, University of Pittsburgh
(90499252)

4:00 p.m.
Isometries of crossproducts of sequence spaces.
Beata Randrianantoanina*, University of Texas, Austin
ChiKwong Li, College of William and Mary
(90446203)

4:30 p.m.
Pelczynskyi's property $(V)$ on spaces of vectorvalued functions.
Narcisse J. Randrianantoanina*, University of Texas, Austin
(90499251)

5:00 p.m.
Backward shifts on Banach spaces $C(X)$.
Minakshisundaram Rajagopalan, Tennessee State University
Kondagunta Sundaresan*, Cleveland State University
(9044655)

5:30 p.m.
Restricted Minkowski sums.
Stanislaw J. Szarek*, Case Western Reserve University
Dan Voiculescu, University of California, Berkeley
(90446201)

6:00 p.m.
Some remarks on normattaining $n$linear forms.
Richard M. Aron, Kent State University, Kent
Catherine Finet, University of MonsHainaut, Belgium
Elisabeth Werner*, Case Western Reserve University
(90446200)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Foundations and Mathematical Aspects of Computer Science, IV
Room 120, Mathematics and Computer Science Organizers: Johnnie W. Baker, Kent State University
Meera Sitharam, Kent State University

3:00 p.m.
Hamiltonian triangulation of simple polygons.
Giri Narasimhan*, Memphis State University
(90468237)

3:30 p.m.
Efficient exploration of unknown environments.
Yury Smirnov*, Carnegie Mellon University
Sven Koenig, Carnegie Mellon University
Manuela Veloso, Carnegie Mellon University
(90468232)

4:00 p.m.
The online transportation problem.
Kirk Pruhs*, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
Bala Kalyanasundaram, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
(90468238)

4:30 p.m.
Simultaneous construction of school timetables and student schedules.
Gary Lewandowski*, Xavier University
(90468234)

5:00 p.m.
Linear time algorithms for dominating pairs in asteroidal triplefree graphs.
Steven Olariu*, Old Dominion University
Derek G. Corneil, Old Dominion University
L. Stewart, Old Dominion University
(90468224)

5:30 p.m.
Two processor scheduling and maximum matching for permutation graphs.
Sivaprakasam Sunder*, University of Delaware
R. Sarnath, Saint Cloud State University
(90468222)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Toric Varieties, Intersection Theory, and Enumerative Geometry, III
Room 303, Kent Student Center Organizers: Chunsheng Ban, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Lars J. Ernstrom, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Gary P. Kennedy, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Lee J. McEwan, Ohio State University, Mansfield

3:00 p.m.
Quantum cohomology and rational surfaces.
Bruce C. Crauder*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
Rick Miranda, Colorado State University
(90414242)

3:30 p.m.
Recursive contact formulas for rational plane curves.
Lars J. Ernstrom, Ohio State University, Mansfield
Gary P. Kennedy*, Ohio State University, Mansfield
(90414218)

4:00 p.m.
Kontsevich's moduli space of maps and enumerative geometry.
Rahul V. Pandharipande*, University of Chicago
(90414156)

4:30 p.m.
Finite dimensionality of Chow motives and Bloch's conjecture.
Shunichi Kimura*, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany
(90414246)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Groups and Geometrics and Related Topics, IV
Room 315, Kent Student Center Organizers: Curtis D. Bennett, Bowling Green State University
Daniel E. Frohardt, Wayne State University

3:00 p.m.
Moufang trees.
Richard M. Weiss*, Tufts University
(90420244)

3:30 p.m.
Arc subgroups of planar Singer groups.
Chat Yin Ho*, University of Florida
(90451150)

4:00 p.m.
Embeddings of the involution geometries for $U_4(3)\subset Suz\subset Co_1$.
Matthew Kirby Bardoe*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(9045189)

4:30 p.m.
Nonabelian embeddings of the $P$geometry of $J_4$.
A. A. Ivanov, University of London, England
S. V. Shpectorov*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(90420151)

5:00 p.m.
External flats to projective varieties in $\Bbb{PG} (\wedge^2(V))$ over finite fields.
Bruce N. Cooperstein*, University of California, Santa Cruz
(90420211)

5:30 p.m.
Chamber systems of infinite rank.
Anna Kasikova, Kansas State University
Ernest E. Shult*, Kansas State University
(9045139)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, IV
Room 316, Kent Student Center Organizers: Stephen M. Gagola, Jr., Kent State University
Donald L. White, Kent State University

3:00 p.m.
Varieties determining inductions.
Jon F. Carlson*, University of Georgia
(90420210)

3:30 p.m.
Base sizes and regular orbits for coprime affine permutation groups.
David Howard Gluck*, Wayne State University
Kay Magaard, Wayne State University
(9042049)

4:00 p.m.
On the minimal base size of primitive permutation groups.
Akos Seress*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(90420161)

4:30 p.m.
A moduletheoretic approach to Clifford theory for blocks.
Sarah J. Witherspoon*, University of Toronto
(90420174)

5:00 p.m.
Informal Discussion

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Harmonic Analysis and Applications, IV
Room 318, Kent Student Center Organizers: Steve C. Hofmann, University of Missouri, Columbia
Rodolfo H. Torres, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

3:00 p.m.
A sharp inequality for the HardyLittlewood maximal function.
Loukas Grafakos*, University of Missouri, Columbia
Stephen John MontgomerySmith, University of Missouri, Columbia
Olexei Montrunich, University of Missouri, Columbia
(9044274)

3:30 p.m.
Commutators on Besov space.
Zhijian Wu*, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
(9044788)

4:00 p.m.
Weighted inequalities and semilinear elliptic problems.
Igor Emil Verbitsky*, University of Missouri, Columbia
(9044250)

4:30 p.m.
Fundamental solution and $L^p$ estimates for subelliptic Schr\"odinger operators on stratified groups.
Guozhen Lu*, Wright State University, Dayton
(9043581)

5:00 p.m.
A PaleyWiener theorem for all two and threestep nilpotent Lie groups.
Robert R. Park*, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
(9044296)

5:30 p.m.
The higher order Riesz transform for Gaussian measure need not be weak type $(1,1)$.
Liliana Forzani*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Roberto A. Scotto, University Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
(90442248)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Homological Aspects of Commutative Ring Theory, IV
Room 313, Kent Student Center Organizers: Andrew Richard Kustin, University of South Carolina, Columbia
Matthew Miller, University of South Carolina, Columbia

3:00 p.m.
Gorenstein algebras, symmetric matrices, selflinked ideals, and symbolic powers.
Steven L. Kleiman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Bernd Ulrich*, Michigan State University
(9041365)

3:30 p.m.
The diagonal subalgebra of Hochschild homology.
Clas L\"ofwall*, University of Stockholm, Sweden
(9041351)

4:10 p.m.
Cohomology operators defined by a deformation.
Luchezar L. Avramov, Purdue University, West Lafayette
LiChuan Sun*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(90413123)

4:40 p.m.
The CayleyHamilton theorem for graded modules.
Wolmer V. Vasconcelos*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
(9041348)

5:10 p.m.
Local factorization of birational maps.
Steven Dale Cutkosky*, University of Missouri, Columbia
(90413135)

5:40 p.m.
Finiteness properties for Matlis reflexive modules.
Richard G. Belshoff, Southwest Missouri State University
Susan Palmer Slattery*, Alabama State University
Cameron G. Wickham, Southwest Missouri State University
(9041354)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 309, Kent Student Center Organizers: Alice Silverberg, Ohio State University
Yuri G. Zarhin, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, and Russian Academy of Sciences

3:00 p.m.
The Weil pairing and the Hilbert symbol.
Everett W. Howe*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(9041161)

3:30 p.m.
Construction of projective embeddings of Jacobians.
Greg W. Anderson*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(90411101)

4:00 p.m.
Distribution of certain families of character sums.
WenChing Winnie Li*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(9041178)

4:30 p.m.
Hecke orbits in characteristic $p$.
ChingLi Chai*, University of Pennsylvania
(9041438)

5:00 p.m.
Linear disjointness for $\cal l$adic Galois representations.
Michael J. Larsen*, University of Pennsylvania
Richard Pink, Universitat Mannheim, Germany
(9041144)

5:30 p.m.
Tate's conjecture for a product of two Hilbert modular surfaces.
V. Kumar Murty*, University of Toronto
(90414202)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.5:45 p.m.
Special Session on GinzburgLandau Systems, II
Room 311, Kent Student Center Organizers: Peter J. Sternberg, Indiana University, Bloomington

3:00 p.m.
A singular limit of the GinzburgLandau equations for type I superconductors with an external magnetic field.
Lia Bronsard*, McMaster University
Barbara Stoth, University of Bonn, Germany
(90449166)

4:00 p.m.
Asymptotic analysis of GinzburgLandau type evolution equations.
H. Mete Soner*, Carnegie Mellon University
Robert Leon Jerrard, Carnegie Mellon University
(9043537)

5:00 p.m.
Minmax theory for GinzburgLandau functionals involving a small parameter.
Fanghua Lin, New York UniversityCourant Institute
TaiChia Lin*, New York UniversityCourant Institute
(9044972)

Saturday November 4, 1995, 3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m.
General Session, II
Room 314, Kent Student Center

3:00 p.m.
Cycles of quadratic polynomials and rational points on a genus 2 curve.
E. V. Flynn, University of Liverpool, England
Bjorn Poonen*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
Edward Frank Schaefer, Santa Clara University
(9041168)

3:15 p.m.
Several arithmetic identities involving $4$cores.
James A. Sellers*, Cedarville College
(90411136)

3:30 p.m.
Chern classes and the cohomology of extraspecial $p$groups.
David J. Green*, University of Chicago
(9042056)

3:45 p.m.
Nonlocal Cauchy problems in Banach spaces.
Sergiu Aizicovici, Ohio University, Athens
Yun Gao*, Ohio University, Athens
(9043499)

4:00 p.m.
Existence and convergence results for a class of doubly nonlinear evolution equations.
Qingyin Yan*, Ohio University, Athens
(9043598)

4:15 p.m.
Elliptic problems with nonlinearities indefinite in sign.
Stanley A. Alama*, McMaster University
Gabriella Tarantello, University of Rome, Italy
(90435176)

4:30 p.m.
The onesided minimal operator and the onesided reverse H\"older inequality.
David V. CruzUribe, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Christoph J. Neugebauer, Purdue University, West Lafayette
Victor Jacob Olesen*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(9044263)

4:45 p.m.
Graph based logic and sketches.
Atish Bagchi, Community College of Philadelphia
Charles F. Wells*, Case Western Reserve University
(90468105)
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