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Eastern 1993 Spring Sectional Meeting
Washington, DC, April 1718, 1993
Meeting #881
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Mathematics of Twodimensional Quantum Field Theory

Saturday April 17, 1993, 9:40 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics of Twodimensional Quantum Field Theory, I
Room 316, Just Hall

9:40 a.m.
Fermionic sum representations for branching functions of affine Lie algebras.
Timothy R. Klassen, Rutgers University, Piscataway
Rinat Kedem, State University of New York, Stony Brook
Barry M. McCoy*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
Ezer Melzer, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(88181182)

10:20 a.m.
Characters, dilogarithm and TBA: The case of parafermion CFT.
Tomoki Nakanishi*, Harvard University
(88181180)

Saturday April 17, 1993, 2:45 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics of Twodimensional Quantum Field Theory, II
Room 316, Just Hall

2:45 p.m.
On the BRSTalgebraic structure in string theory.
Bong Lian*, University of Toronto
Gregg Zuckerman, Yale University
(88117177)

3:25 p.m.
BatalinVilkovisky algebras in quantum field theory.
Albert S. Schwarz*, University of California, Davis
(88181183)

4:25 p.m.
BatalinVilkovisky algebras and twodimensional topological field theory.
Ezra Getzler*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(88155174)

5:05 p.m.
The Macdonald constant term conjecture.
Ivan Cherednik*, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(88117173)

Sunday April 18, 1993, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematics of Twodimensional Quantum Field Theory, III
Room 137, Douglass Hall

9:00 a.m.
Irreducible representations of affine superalgebras and number theory.
Victor Kac*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Minoru Wakimoto, Mie University, Japan
(88117175)

9:40 a.m.
Representations of KacMoody algebras and quantum groups.
David Kazhdan*, Harvard University
George Lusztig, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(88117178)

10:20 a.m.
A qdeformation of Wakimoto representation and the quantum KnizhnikZamolodchikov equation.
Atsushi Matsuo*, Nagoya University, Japan
(88181176)

Sunday April 18, 1993, 2:45 p.m.4:35 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematics of Twodimensional Quantum Field Theory, IV
Room 137, Douglass Hall

2:45 p.m.
Introduction to Walgebras.
Kareljan Schoutens*, Joseph Henry Laboratories, Princeton University
(88181179)

3:25 p.m.
Semiinfinite cohomology of Walgebras.
Peter Bouwknegt*, University of Southern California
(88181172)

4:05 p.m.
Dilogarithm identities, qdifference equations, and the Virasoro algebra.
Edward Frenkel, Harvard University
Andras Szenes*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(88117181)
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