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Southeastern Spring Sectional Meeting
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
March 2123, 2014 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1097
Associate secretaries:
Brian D. Boe, AMS brian@math.uga.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Graph Theory and Combinatorics

Friday March 21, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, I
Room 405, Min Kao Hall
Organizers:
Felix Lazebnik, University of Delaware
Andrew Woldar, Villanova University
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University Bangteng.Xu@eku.edu

Saturday March 22, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, II
Room 405, Min Kao Hall
Organizers:
Felix Lazebnik, University of Delaware
Andrew Woldar, Villanova University
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University Bangteng.Xu@eku.edu

8:00 a.m.
On the structure of strongly regular and distanceregular graphs: connectivity and matchings.
Sebastian M Cioaba*, University of Delaware
(109705220)

8:30 a.m.
Leonard pairs and the $q$Tetrahedron algebra.
Paul M. Terwilliger*, U. WisconsinMadison
(109733429)

9:00 a.m.
Characteristic and curvature of finite association schemes.
PaulHermann Zieschang*, University of Texas
(109705245)

9:30 a.m.
Cyclotomic association schemes, difference sets and families.
Kathleen Nowak, Iowa State University
Oktay Olmez, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
Sung Y Song*, Iowa State University
(10970514)

10:00 a.m.
Quotient Structures and Partial Wreath Products in Algebras and Association Schemes.
Harvey I. Blau*, Northern Illinois University
(109720188)

10:30 a.m.
Weighted association schemes, fusions, and minimal coherent closures.
Alyssa Sankey*, University of New Brunswick
(109705455)

Saturday March 22, 2014, 2:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, III
Room 405, Min Kao Hall
Organizers:
Felix Lazebnik, University of Delaware
Andrew Woldar, Villanova University
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University Bangteng.Xu@eku.edu

Sunday March 23, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Graph Theory and Combinatorics, IV
Room 405, Min Kao Hall
Organizers:
Felix Lazebnik, University of Delaware
Andrew Woldar, Villanova University
Bangteng Xu, Eastern Kentucky University Bangteng.Xu@eku.edu

8:00 a.m.
Automorphisms of Steiner designs.
Laszlo Babai, University of Chicago
John Wilmes*, University of Chicago
(109705425)

8:30 a.m.
Edgemaximality of power graphs of finite cyclic groups.
Brian Curtin*, University of South Florida
G R Pourgholi, University of Tehran
(109705132)

9:00 a.m.
Generalized Quadrangles and Algebraically Defined Graphs.
Brian G. Kronenthal*, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
(109705427)

9:30 a.m.
Fissioning the classes of an association scheme.
Kenneth W Johnson*, Penn State Abington
(109705441)

10:00 a.m.
On the order of the automorphism groups of strongly regular graphs.
Xi Chen, Columbia University, Department of Computer Science
Xiaorui Sun*, Columbia University, Department of Computer Science
ShangHua Teng, University of Southern California, Department of Computer Science
(109705356)

10:30 a.m.
Generalizations of a theorem of Benson for generalized quadrangles.
Stefaan De Winter*, Michigan Technological University
(109705376)

11:00 a.m.
Sidon sets and extremal graph theory.
Craig Timmons*, University of California San Diego
Jacques Verstraete, University of California San Diego
(109705190)

11:30 a.m.
Dual Bent Functions on Finite Groups and $C$algebras.
Bangteng Xu*, Eastern Kentucky University
(109705113)
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