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Southeastern 1994 Spring Sectional Meeting
Lexington, KY, March 18-19, 1994
Meeting #890

Associate secretaries:
Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu

Special Session on Quantum Algebraic Geometry

  • Friday March 18, 1994, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Quantum Algebraic Geometry, I

    Room 215, Business and Economics

    • 8:30 a.m.
      K3 surfaces with involution and mirror pairs of Calabi-Yau manifolds.
      Ciprian Borcea*, Rider College
      (890-14-39)
    • 9:20 a.m.
      Fibrations on Calabi-Yau threefolds.
      Antonella Grassi*, University of Pennsylvania
      (890-14-93)
    • 10:10 a.m.
      Mirror symmetry for elliptic Calabi-Yau threefolds with constant J-invariant.
      Mark W. Gross*, Cornell University, Ithaca
      (890-14-144)
  • Friday March 18, 1994, 2:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
    Special Session on Quantum Algebraic Geometry, II

    Room 215, Business and Economics

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Mirror symmetry for hypersurfaces in weighted projective space and topological couplings.
      Per Berglund*, Institute for Advanced Study
      Sheldon Katz, Oklahoma State University
      (890-14-95)
    • 3:20 p.m.
      The nonlinear K\"ahler form in quantum geometry.
      Paul S. Aspinwall*, Institute for Advanced Study
      (890-14-68)
    • 4:10 p.m.
      Discussion
    • 5:00 p.m.
      On Weil-Petersson completions of moduli spaces of Calabi-Yau manifolds.
      Paul S. Green, University of Maryland, College Park
      Yoshiko Hayakawa*, University of Maryland, College Park
      (890-14-84)
    • 5:50 p.m.
      Quantum cohomology and mirror symmetry for a hypersurface in a toric variety.
      M. Ronen Plesser*, Institute for Advanced Study
      (890-14-94)
  • Saturday March 19, 1994, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Quantum Algebraic Geometry, III

    Room 215, Business and Economics

    • 8:30 a.m.
      The mirror symmetry of n-folds with K=) may nevertheless be trivial.
      Tristan H\"ubsch*, Howard University
      (890-14-140)
    • 9:20 a.m.
      Duality symmetries in string theory.
      Xenia C. de la Ossa*, Institute for Advanced Study
      (890-14-147)
    • 10:10 a.m.
      Less is more: On the moduli space of (0,2) SCFTs.
      Jacques Distler*, Princeton University
      (890-14-160)
  • Saturday March 19, 1994, 2:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
    Special Session on Quantum Algebraic Geometry, IV

    Room 215, Business and Economics

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Theta functions of Calabi-Yau integrable systems.
      Ron Donagi*, University of Pennsylvania
      (890-14-148)
    • 3:20 p.m.
      Calculation of Gromov-Witten invariants via excess intersection theory.
      Sheldon Katz*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
      (890-14-130)
    • 4:10 p.m.
      Discussion
    • 5:00 p.m.
      A mathematics theory of quantum cohomology.
      Yongbin Ruan*, University of Utah
      Gang Tian, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
      (890-53-139)
    • 5:50 p.m.
      Quantum field theory methods in counting holomorphic curves.
      Michael Bershadsky*, Harvard University
      (890-14-141)
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