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1994 Eastern Spring Sectional Meeting
Brooklyn, NY, April 810, 1994
Meeting #892
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Combinatorial Group Theory and Related Topics

Friday April 8, 1994, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Group Theory and Related Topics, I
Room 503, Rogers Hall

1:00 p.m.
Test words for automorphisms of free groups.
Edward C. Turner*, State University of New York, Albany
(8922067)

1:30 p.m.
Tesselations of S^2 and equations over groups.
Andrew Clifford, State University of New York, Albany
Richard Goldstein*, State University of New York, Albany
(8922021)

2:00 p.m.
Groups and languages.
Robert H. Gilman*, Stevens Institute of Technology
(89220214)

2:30 p.m.
Isoperimetric inequalities and subgroup structure.
Martin R. Bridson*, Princeton University
(89220131)

3:00 p.m.
Finite presentability of GL_n(ZG).
Geoffrey Kiralis, Cornell University, Ithaca
Sava Krstic*, Tufts University
James McCool, University of Toronto
(89220168)

3:30 p.m.
Length spectra of Hecke triangle groups.
Mark Sheingorn*, Bernard M. Baruch College, City University of New York
Thomas A. Schmidt, Oregon State University
(8921101)

Saturday April 9, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Group Theory and Related Topics, II
Room 503, Rogers Hall

9:00 a.m.
Maximal commutative transitive quotients.
Frank Rimlinger*, Fairfield University
(89220211)

9:30 a.m.
The commutative transitive kernel.
Dennis Spellman*, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(8922011)

10:00 a.m.
Collapsing of graphs of groups and length functions.
Renfang Jiang*, Michigan Technological University
(89220224)

10:30 a.m.
The conjugacy problem for graph products.
Jody Meyer Lockhart*, United States Naval Academy
(89220138)

Saturday April 9, 1994, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Group Theory and Related Topics, III
Room 503, Rogers Hall

2:30 p.m.
Adjoining roots to conjugacy separable groups.
G. Kim, Kangnung National University, Korea
J. McCarron, University of Waterloo
C.Y. Tang*, University of Waterloo
(8922048)

3:00 p.m.
Conjugacy separability of amalgamated free products of groups.
Luis Ribes*, Carleton University
Pavel A. Zalesskii, Academy of Science of the Byelo SSR, Belarus
(89220153)

3:30 p.m.
Some infinite permutation groups.
Marvin Tretkoff*, Stevens Institute
(89220249)

4:00 p.m.
Some properties of fully invariant ideals of free group rings.
Samuel M. Vovsi*, Trenton State College
(89220146)

4:30 p.m.
pdeformations of Lie algebras and pgroups.
Yuri Medvedev*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(89220225)

5:00 p.m.
On narrow groups.
E. Zelmanov*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(89220226)

Sunday April 10, 1994, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Combinatorial Group Theory and Related Topics, IV
Room 503, Rogers Hall

8:30 a.m.
An independence problem in the commutator calculus.
Anthony M. Gaglione, U. S. Naval Academy
Hermann V. Waldinger*, Polytechnic University
(8922050)

9:00 a.m.
Euler characteristic for generalized triangle and tetrahedron groups.
Michael Stille*, University of Dortmund, Germany
(8922051)

9:30 a.m.
Virtually onerelator groups.
Katalin A. Bencsath*, Manhattan College
Benjamin Fine, Fairfield University
(8922097)

10:00 a.m.
Combinatorial group theory of Tsystems.
Tim Hsu*, Princeton University
(8922069)

10:30 a.m.
On splittings of groups acting freely on Rtrees.
Luca Q. Zamboni*, University of North Texas
(8922073)
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