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Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting
University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC
November 89, 2014 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1105
Associate secretaries:
Brian D. Boe, AMS brian@math.uga.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory

Saturday November 8, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, I
Room 110, School of Education Building
Organizers:
Jozef H. Przytycki, George Washington University
Radmila Sazdanovic, North Carolina State University rsazdanovic@math.ncsu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Alternating distances of knots.
Adam M Lowrance*, Vassar College
(110557123)

8:30 a.m.
Topological Quantum Field Theory underlying quantum hyperbolic geometry.
Charles D. Frohman, The University of Iowa
Joanna KaniaBartoszynska*, National Science Foundation
(110557103)

9:00 a.m.
Isomorphisms between knot homology theories for $\mathfrak{sl}_n$.
Ben Webster*, University of Virginia
(11055755)

9:30 a.m.
Annular Khovanov homology via trace decategorification.
David E. V. Rose*, University of Southern California
Hoel Queffelec, Australian National University
(110581231)

10:00 a.m.
Positive half of the Witt algebra acts on triply graded link homology.
Mikhail Khovanov, Department of Mathematics, Columbia University, New York, NY
Lev Rozansky*, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
(110557234)

10:30 a.m.
Instantons and odd Khovanov homology.
Christopher W Scaduto*, UCLA
(110557196)

Saturday November 8, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, II
Room 110, School of Education Building
Organizers:
Jozef H. Przytycki, George Washington University
Radmila Sazdanovic, North Carolina State University rsazdanovic@math.ncsu.edu

Sunday November 9, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, III
Room 110, School of Education Building
Organizers:
Jozef H. Przytycki, George Washington University
Radmila Sazdanovic, North Carolina State University rsazdanovic@math.ncsu.edu

Sunday November 9, 2014, 1:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory, IV
Room 110, School of Education Building
Organizers:
Jozef H. Przytycki, George Washington University
Radmila Sazdanovic, North Carolina State University rsazdanovic@math.ncsu.edu

1:30 p.m.
Braided Manifolds in All Dimensions.
J. Scott Carter*, University of South Alabama
Seiichi Kamada, Osaka City University
(110557247)

2:00 p.m.
Volume estimates from link diagrams, and from the colored Jones polynomial.
Oliver Dasbach*, Louisiana State University
Anastasiia Tsvietkova, UC Davis
(110557314)

2:30 p.m.
Quandle Invariants of Composite Knots and Extensions.
W. Edwin Clark, University of South Florida
Masahico Saito*, University of South Florida
Leandro Vendramin, Universidad de Buenos Aires
(110557200)

3:00 p.m.
3BKL positive links and their Conway polynomials.
Marithania Silvero*, Universidad de Sevilla (Spain)
(11055480)

3:30 p.m.
TALK CANCELLED: Pretzel Knots and Tesselations.
Mark E. Kidwell, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD
Joshua Lee Steves*, US Naval Academy
(110557183)

4:00 p.m.
Torsion of Quandle Homology Groups of Takasaki Quandles.
Seung Yeop Yang*, George Washington University
Jozef H. Przytycki, George Washington University
(110555299)

4:30 p.m.
Applications of Virtual Knot Theory to Knots in 3Manifolds.
Micah W. Chrisman*, Monmouth University
(11055730)

5:00 p.m.
An algebraic construction of colored HOMFLYPT homology.
Michael A. Abel*, Virginia Commonwealth University
Matt Hogancamp, Indiana University
(110557278)

5:30 p.m.
Knot invariants arising from homological operations on Khovanov homology.
Krzysztof K. Putyra, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Alexander N. Shumakovitch*, The George Washington University
(110557348)
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