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1993 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Syracuse, NY, September 1819, 1993
Meeting #884
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry

Saturday September 18, 1993, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 106, Physics Building

9:00 a.m.
Finding sparse systems of parameters.
David Eisenbud, Brandeis University
Bernd Sturmfels*, Cornell University
(8841308)

9:30 a.m.
Contractible threefolds with C*action.
Peter Russell*, McGill University,
(8841488)

10:00 a.m.
Resolution of singularities of a quasiexcellent Noetherian scheme.
Mark Spivakovsky*, University of Toronto
(88414106)

10:30 a.m.
Intersections of two quadrics, Clifford algebras and hyperellipic curves.
RagnarOlaf Buchweitz*, University of Toronto
(88414176)

Saturday September 18, 1993, 2:40 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 106, Physics Building

2:40 p.m.
Uniform ArtinRees, BrianconSkoda, and resolution of singularities.
Craig Huneke*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8841384)

3:10 p.m.
Hilbert series and Betti numbers.
E. Graham Evans, Jr.*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(8841889)

3:40 p.m.
Ramification in infinite integral extensions.
Shreeram S. Abhyankar, Purdue University, West Lafayette
William J. Heinzer*, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(8841370)

4:10 p.m.
Initial generators of Gorenstein ideals.
Matthew Miller*, University of South Carolina, Columbia
Rafael Villarreal, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, Mexico
(8841329)

4:40 p.m.
On fat points and fat curves.
Karen A. Chandler*, University of Chicago
(88414150)

Sunday September 19, 1993, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 106, Physics Building

9:00 a.m.
Self intersections and singularities (1).
Dan Edidin*, Cornell University
Mike Stillman, Cornell University
Wolfgang Vogel, Cornell University
(8841475)

9:30 a.m.
Thin algebras, fat points, and the Waring problem.
J. Emsalem, University of Paris VII, France
A. Iarrobino, Jr.*, Northeastern University
V. Kanev, Bulgaria Academy of Sciences, Sofia
(88414169)

10:00 a.m.
Geometric consequences of Macaulay's maximal growth of the Hilbert function.
Anna Bigatti, University of Genova, Italy
Anthony V. Geramita, Queen's University
Juan C. Migliore*, University of Notre Dame
(8841373)

10:30 a.m.
Points in good position in P^2.
B. Harbourne*, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
(8841472)

Sunday September 19, 1993, 2:40 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 106, Physics Building

2:40 p.m.
Counterexamples to the Hibi conjecture.
Leslie G. Roberts*, Queen's University
(8841330)

3:10 p.m.
Resolutions of some Buchsbaum modules.
Hara Charalambous*, State University of New York, Albany
(88413142)

3:40 p.m.
Gaps in Rao modules of algebraic space curves.
Edward D. Davis*, State University of New York, Albany
(8841474)

4:10 p.m.
Self intersections and singularities (2).
Dan Edidin, Cornell University
Mike Stillman*, Cornell University
Wolfgang Vogel, Cornell University
(88413143)
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