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1992 Spring Central Section Meeting
Springfield, MO, March 20-21, 1992
Meeting #873

Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS amagid@ou.edu

Special Session on Geometry of Affine Space

  • Friday March 20, 1992, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Geometry of Affine Space, I

    Room 346, Glass Hall

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Informal Discussion
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Unipotent actions on affine space.
      Dennis M. Snow*, University of Notre Dame
      (873-14-72)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Chain rule for multivariable resultants.
      Charles Ching-An Cheng, Oakland University
      James H. McKay, Oakland University
      Stuart Sui-Sheng Wang*, Oakland University
      (873-13-109)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Informal Discussion
  • Friday March 20, 1992, 3:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Geometry of Affine Space, II

    Room 346, Glass Hall

    • 3:00 p.m.
      G_alpha actions on C^n and primitive ideals in enveloping algebras of nilpotent Lie algebras.
      David R. Finston*, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
      Mai Gehrke, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
      (873-14-73)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      On Jacobian conjecture.
      T. T. Moh*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
      (873-13-55)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Homotopy of sections of projective modules.
      Satyagopol Mandal*, University of Kansas
      (873-13-68)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      On the automorphisms of k[X,Y,Z].
      Gene Freudenburg*, Washington University
      (873-14-60)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Informal Discussion
  • Saturday March 21, 1992, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Geometry of Affine Space, III

    Room 346, Glass Hall

    • 9:00 a.m.
      Purely inseparable extensions of k[X,Y].
      Daniel Daigle*, University of Ottawa
      (873-14-92)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Smooth contractable hypersurfaces in C^n and exotic algebraic structures on C^3.
      Shulim Kaliman*, University of Miami
      (873-14-56)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Polynomials with smooth fibers and linear differential operators generated by them.
      Yosef Stein*, Center of Technological Education, Israel
      (873-14-113)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Discriminant criterion in characteristic two: Calculations and applications.
      Shreeram Abhyankar, Purdue University, West Lafayette
      Jun Ou, Purdue University, West Lafayette
      Avinash Sathaye*, University of Kentucky
      (873-14-91)
  • Saturday March 21, 1992, 3:00 p.m.-5:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Geometry of Affine Space, IV

    Room 346, Glass Hall

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Orthogonal and symplectic matrix invariants.
      George Seelinger*, Northern Illinois University
      (873-14-93)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Unramified coverings of the affine line in nonzero characteristic.
      Shreeram S. Abhyankar*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
      (873-14-13)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      On the face problem for automorphisms and birational maps of affine spaces.
      Wei Li*, McGill University
      Jietai Yu, University of Notre Dame
      (873-14-18)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Power-exact, nilpotent, homogeneous matrices and ten questions about Keller's Jacobian conjecture.
      Gary Meisters*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
      Czeslaw Olech, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
      (873-15-125)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Rationally triangulable G_a actions.
      James K. Deveney*, Virginia Commonwealth University
      David Finston, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces
      (873-12-50)
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