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1992 Fall Central Section Meeting
Dayton, OH, October 30  November 1, 1992
Meeting #876
Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS
amagid@ou.edu
Special Session on Topology of Affine Hypersurfaces and Related Number Theory

Friday October 30, 1992, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology of Affine Hypersurfaces and Related Number Theory, I
Room 168, Rike Hall

3:00 p.m.
Topology of affine algebraic surfaces.
Burt Totaro*, University of Chicago
(87614169)

3:30 p.m.
Smooth contractible hypersurfaces in C^n and exotic structures on C^n.
Shulim Kaliman*, University of Miami
(87614184)

4:00 p.m.
Critical points at infinity.
A. Durfee*, Mount Holyoke College
(87614248)

4:30 p.m.
Topological invariants of affine hypersurfaces.
A. Libgober*, University of Illinois, Chicago
(87614170)

Friday October 30, 1992, 7:00 p.m.8:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topology of Affine Hypersurfaces and Related Number Theory, II
Room 168, Rike Hall

7:00 p.m.
Essential surjectivity of the (classical) crystalline Dieudonne functor.
William Messing*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
(87614202)

7:30 p.m.
Arithmetic geometry and abelian varieties.
P. Norman*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(87614261)

8:00 p.m.
Complement of a hypersurface and number theory.
M. Tretkoff*, Stevens Institute of Technology
(87614265)

Saturday October 31, 1992, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topology of Affine Hypersurfaces and Related Number Theory, III
Room 168, Rike Hall

8:00 a.m.
Stratification of families of plane algebraic curves by the link at infinity.
S. Allen Broughton*, Cleveland State University
(87611259)

8:30 a.m.
Modified integral closure conditions and equisingularity.
J. W. Bruce, University of Liverpool
Donal O'Shea*, Mount Holyoke College
(87632206)

9:00 a.m.
Arithmetic algebraic geometry.
W. Niziol*, University of Chicago
(87614262)

9:30 a.m.
The finiteness problem in rigid cohomology.
Richard Crew*, University of Florida
(87614189)

10:00 a.m.
Hypergeometric differential equations.
Alan C. Adolphson*, Oklahoma State University
(87611250)

10:30 a.m.
Weak completion and convex functions.
Daqing Wan*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(8761343)

Saturday October 31, 1992, 3:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Topology of Affine Hypersurfaces and Related Number Theory, IV
Room 168, Rike Hall

3:00 p.m.
Higher multiplicities and almost free divisors.
James Damon*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(87632105)

3:30 p.m.
Aspherical threearrangements and cohomology of groups.
Richard Randell*, University of Iowa
(8761475)

4:00 p.m.
Coxeter arrangements are hereditarily free.
Peter Orlik*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Hiroaki Terao, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(8761410)

4:30 p.m.
A simple hypergeometric system.
JeanLuc Brylinski*, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
(87614132)

5:00 p.m.
On Kouchnirenko's theorem.
Pierrette CassouNogu\`es*, University of Bordeaux I, France
(87655203)

5:30 p.m.
Koosterman sums as algebraic integers.
Benji N. Fisher*, Columbia University
(87611133)

6:00 p.m.
Fermat equations and families.
David M. Goss*, Ohio State University, Columbus
(87611228)

6:30 p.m.
Local densities as RadonNikodym derivatives.
David Hayes*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(87611155)
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