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Central 1993 Spring Sectional Meeting
DeKalb, IL, May 20-23, 1993
Meeting #882

Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS

Special Session on Discrete Groups

  • Friday May 21, 1993, 3:00 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Discrete Groups, I

    Room 426, DuSable Hall

    • 3:00 p.m.
      The elliptic order algorithm.
      Jane Gilman*, Rutgers University, Newark
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Discreteness conditions in PU(2,1), I.
      Robert Miner*, University of Oklahoma
      Ara Basmajian, University of Oklahoma
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Discreteness conditions in PU(2,1), II.
      Ara Basmajian*, University of Oklahoma
      Robert Miner, University of Oklahoma
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Strange action of cocompact 3-hyperbolic groups on H^5 and spaces fibering over closed hyperbolic 3-manifolds.
      Boris Apanasov*, University of Oklahoma
  • Saturday May 22, 1993, 9:00 a.m.-10:20 a.m.
    Special Session on Discrete Groups, II

    Room 426, DuSable Hall

    • 9:00 a.m.
      The numerical computation of the Douady-Earle extension and Teichmuller mappings.
      Taiping Ye*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Cohomology of mapping class groups.
      Henry H. Glover, Ohio State University, Columbus
      Guido Mislin, Ohio State University, Columbus
      Yining Xia*, Northwestern University
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Random walk on Teichmuller space.
      Howard Masur*, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Saturday May 22, 1993, 1:30 p.m.-2:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Discrete Groups, III

    Room 426, DuSable Hall

    • 1:30 p.m.
      Iterated commutator for a Fuchsian group.
      F. W. Gehring*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and University of Texas, Austin
      G. J. Martin, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    • 2:00 p.m.
      Complex projective structures with given monodromy.
      M. Kapovich*, University of Utah
    • 2:30 p.m.
      Remarks on a remark of Jorgenson.
      Bernard Maskit*, State University of New York, Stony Brook