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2008 Fall Central Section Meeting
Kalamazoo, MI, October 1719, 2008 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1043
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Sunday October 19, 2008

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representations of Real and Padic Lie Groups, IV
Room 1060, Fetzer Center

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Topological Field Theory, IV
Room 1010, Fetzer Center

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computational Group Theory, IV
Room 2030, Fetzer Center Organizers: LuiseCharlotte Kappe, State University of New York Binghamton menger@math.binghamton.edu
Arturo Magidin, University of LouisianaLafayette magidin@member.ams.org
Robert F. Morse, University of Evansville rfmorse@evansville.edu

9:00 a.m.
Constructing the group preserving a system of forms.
Peter A Brooksbank*, Bucknell University
James B Wilson, The Ohio State University
(104320145)

10:00 a.m.
An Example of Counting Generators in Finite Groups.
Bret Jordan Benesh*, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University
(104320189)

10:30 a.m.
GAP package AutomGrp for computations in groups and semigroups generated by automata and its applications.
Dmytro M Savchuk*, Texas A&M University
Yevgen V Muntyan, Texas A&M University
(104320152)

11:00 a.m.
Metabelian groups with all cyclic subgroups nsubnormal having all subgroups subnormal.
David J. Garrison*, Lockheed Martin
(10432087)

11:30 a.m.
Minimal groups with isomorphic tables of marks.
Alberto Gerardo RaggiCardenas, UNAM Morelia, Mexico
Eder VieyraSanchez, UMSNH, Morelia, Mexico
Luis ValeroElizondo*, UMSNH, Morelia, Mexico
(10432015)

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Nonlinear Analysis and Applications, IV
Room 1320, Schneider Hall Organizers: S. P. Singh, University of Western Ontario ssingh2@uwo.ca
Bruce B. Watson, Memorial University bruce2@math.mun.ca
Mahi Singh, University of Western Ontario msingh@uwo.ca

9:00 a.m.
On a Sequence of Fourier Coefficients.
Madan Lal Mittal*, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Uaday Singh, ISM University Dhanbad
(10434272)

9:30 a.m.
Ky Fan's Best Approximation and Applications.
S P Singh*, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Mahi Singh, University of Western Ontario
(10434763)

10:00 a.m.
Numerical Methods for Solving Singular Perturbation Problems.
Manoj Kumar*, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology AllahabadIndia
(104365119)

10:30 a.m.
An InitialValue Approach for SecondOrder Singularly Perturbed Boundary Value Problems.
Hradyesh Kumar Mishra*, SPMIT
Manoj Kumar, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology
(104347109)

11:00 a.m.
Fuzzy Fixed Point Theorem and its Application.
Anil Rajput*, Sadhu Vaswani College
(10434762)

11:30 a.m.
On implicit iterations for strongly pseudocontractive and quasinonexpansive mappings.
Neeta Singh*, University of Allahabad
(10434709)

12:00 p.m.
The Random Fixed Point Theory and Applications.
Umesh Singh*, Banaras Hindu University
(10434764)

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Computation in Modular Representation Theory and Cohomology, IV
Room 2016/2018, Fetzer Center Organizers: Christopher P. Bendel, University of WisconsinStout bendelc@uwstout.edu
Terrell L. Hodge, Western Michigan University terrell.hodge@wmich.edu
Brian J. Parshall, University of Virginia bjp8w@virginia.edu
Cornelius Pillen, University of South Alabama pillen@jaguar1.usouthal.edu

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Variational Analysis and its Applications, IV
Room 1340, Schneider Hall Organizers: Yuri Ledyaev, Western Michigan University ledyaev@wmich.edu
Jay S. Treiman, Western Michigan University jay.treiman@wmich.edu
Ilya Shvartsman, Penn State Harrisburg ius13@psu.edu
Qiji J. Zhu, Western Michigan University qiji.zhu@wmich.edu

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory, III
Room 1030, Fetzer Center Organizers: Michele Intermont, Kalamazoo College intermon@kzoo.edu
John R. Martino, Western Michigan University john.martino@wmich.edu
Jeffrey A. Strom, Western Michigan University jeff.strom@wmich.edu

9:00 a.m.
Discussion

9:30 a.m.
On interpreting cohomological obstructions to topologically realizing $\Pi$algebras.
David Blanc, University of Haifa, Israel
Mark W Johnson, Pennsylvania State University, Altoona
James M Turner*, Calvin College
(104355142)

10:00 a.m.
An introduction to directed homotopy theory.
Peter Bubenik*, Cleveland State University
(10435581)

10:30 a.m.
Equivariant fixed point theory.
Kate Ponto*, University of Notre Dame
(104355139)

11:00 a.m.
Operads, corings, and homotopy morphisms.
Jonathan Scott*, Cleveland State University
(104355146)

11:30 a.m.
Homotopy theory of colored PROPs.
Mark W. Johnson*, Penn State Altoona
Donald Yau, The Ohio State University at Newark
(104355117)

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Affine Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 1040/1050, Fetzer Center Organizers: Shreeram Abhyankar, Purdue University ram@cs.purdue.edu
Anthony J. Crachiola, Saginaw Valley State University crachiola@member.ams.org
Leonid G. MakarLimanov, Wayne State University lml@math.wayne.edu
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