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Fall Western Sectional Meeting
San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
October 2526, 2014 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1104
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Interactions between Knots and Manifolds I

Saturday October 25, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions between Knots and Manifolds I
Room 206, Hensill Hall
Organizers:
Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno
Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno naik@unr.edu
Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco

8:00 a.m.
Concordance homomorphisms from knot Floer homology.
Peter S Ozsvath*, Princeton University
Andras Stispicz, Renyi Institute, Budapest
Zoltan Szabo, Princeton University
(110457242)

8:30 a.m.
An infinite rank summand of topologically slice knots.
Jennifer Hom*, Columbia University
(110457168)

9:00 a.m.
Stable Concordance Genus.
M Kate Kearney*, Gonzaga University
(110457243)

9:30 a.m.
Fibered disks and 2knots.
Kyle Larson, The University of Texas at Austin
Jeffrey Meier*, Indiana University
(110457208)

10:00 a.m.
Montesinos knots, Hopf plumbings, and Lspace surgeries.
Kenneth L Baker, University of Miami
Allison H Moore*, Rice University
(110457176)

10:30 a.m.
Stabilization in $4$dimensional topology.
Daniel Ruberman*, Brandeis University
David Auckly, Kansas State University
Hee Jung Kim, POSTECH
Paul Melvin, Bryn Mawr College
(110457110)

Saturday October 25, 2014, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions between Knots and Manifolds II
Room 206, Hensill Hall
Organizers:
Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno
Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno naik@unr.edu
Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco

3:00 p.m.
Cuspidal curves in complex projective space.
Maciej Borodzik, University of Warsaw
Matthew Hedden, Michigan State University
Charles Livingston*, Indiana University, Bloomington
(110457115)

3:30 p.m.
Surgery obstructions and Heegaard Floer homology.
Jennifer Hom, Columbia University
Cagri Karakurt, Boğaziçi University
Tye Lidman*, University of Texas at Austin
(11045749)

4:00 p.m.
Combinatorial tangle Floer homology.
Ina Petkova*, Rice University
Vera Vertesi, Universite de Strasbourg
(11045748)

4:30 p.m.
A spectral sequence for the Floer cohomology of symplectomorphisms of trivial polarization class.
Kristen Hendricks*, UCLA
(110457264)

5:00 p.m.
Concordance Classes of Knots.
Mark Norfleet*, University of Nevada, Reno
(110457228)

Sunday October 26, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Interactions between Knots and Manifolds III
Room 206, Hensill Hall
Organizers:
Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno
Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno naik@unr.edu
Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco

8:00 a.m.
Pin(2)equivariant KOtheory and intersection forms of spin fourmanifolds.
Jianfeng Lin*, University of California Los Angeles
(110457191)

8:30 a.m.
Embedding 3manifolds smoothly in $S^4$.
Andrew Donald*, Michigan State University
(110457254)

9:00 a.m.
Twisted linking numbers.
Tynan B Kelly*, Brandeis University
(110457265)

9:30 a.m.
From odd Khovanov homology to instantons.
Christopher W Scaduto*, UCLA
(110457239)

10:00 a.m.
The Kakimizu complex of a surface.
Jennifer Schultens*, UC Davis
(110457117)

10:30 a.m.
Alexander invariants of virtual knots.
Hans U Boden*, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University
Emily Dies, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University
Anne Isabel Gaudreau, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University
Adam Gerlings, Mathematics & Statistics, University of Calgary
Eric Harper, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University
Andrew J Nicas, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University
(110457128)

Sunday October 26, 2014, 3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Special Session on Interactions between Knots and Manifolds IV
Room 206, Hensill Hall
Organizers:
Stanislav Jabuka, University of Nevada, Reno
Swatee Naik, University of Nevada, Reno naik@unr.edu
Cornelia Van Cott, University of San Francisco

3:00 p.m.
A LagrangianFloer theory in the pillowcase arising from traceless representations of knot groups.
Christopher M. Herald*, University of Nevada, Reno
Matthew Hedden, Michigan State University
Paul Kirk, Indiana University Bloomington
(110457291)

3:30 p.m.
Three manifold mutations and Heegaard Floer homology.
Corrin Clarkson*, Indiana University
(110457309)

4:00 p.m.
Splicing integer framed knot complements.
Jonathan Hanselman*, UT Austin
(110454302)

4:30 p.m.
Instanton Knot Floer Homology via Equivariant Gauge Theory.
Prayat Poudel*, University of Miami
Nikolai Saveliev, University of Miami
(110457225)

5:00 p.m.
On the Homotopy type of the Configuration Spaces of Lens Spaces.
Kyle EvansLee*, University of Miami
(110457234)

5:30 p.m.
Exceptional and cosmetic surgeries on knots.
Ryan Blair, CSU Long Beach
Marion Campisi*, Stanford University
Jesse Johnson, Oklahoma State University
Scott Taylor, Colby College
Maggy Tomova, University of Iowa
(110457323)
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