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1990 Western Section Meeting
Irvine, CA, November 10-11, 1990
Meeting #862

Associate secretaries:
Lance W Small, AMS

Special Session on Moduli Space Applications

  • Saturday November 10, 1990, 2:30 p.m.-5:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Moduli Space Applications, I

    Room 108, Physical Sciences I

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Extensions of number fields arising from branched coverings.
      Sybilla Beckmann*, University of Georgia
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Universal Cayley-Hamilton algebras.
      Zinovy Reichstein*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Canonical bundle and deformations.
      Ziv Ran*, University of California, Riverside
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Vanishing theorems and the equations defining projective varieties.
      Robert Lazarsfeld*, University of California, Los Angeles
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Curves as Hurwitz spaces.
      David Harbater*, University of Pennsylvania
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Singular hyperbolic structures.
      Steve Kerckhoff*, Stanford University
  • Sunday November 11, 1990, 2:00 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Moduli Space Applications, II

    Room 108, Physical Sciences I

    • 2:00 p.m.
      Circle packings as moduli for Riemann surfaces.
      Robert Brooks*, University of Southern California
    • 2:30 p.m.
      On the Hilbert scheme of codimension 2 subvarieties.
      Mei-Chu Chang*, University of California, Riverside
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Diffeomorphism types of varieties.
      Robert Friedman*, Columbia University
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Moduli of rational double points and small resolutions.
      Sheldon Katz*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
      David R. Morrison, Duke University
    • 4:00 p.m.
      A new super KP system and a characterization of the Jacobians of arbitrary algebraic super curves.
      Motohico Mulase*, University of California, Davis