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1996 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Lawrenceville, NJ, October 56, 1996
Meeting #914
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Mirror Symmetry and Toric Varieties

Saturday October 5, 1996, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mirror Symmetry and Toric Varieties, I
Room 301, Memorial Hall Organizers: Ciprian S. Borcea, Rider University borcea@enigma@rider.edu
Sylvain E. Cappell, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

10:00 a.m.
Degenerations of flag and Schubert varieties to toric varieties
Nicolae Gonciulea*,
Venkatramani Lakshmibai,
(91414123)

10:30 a.m.
Recent developments on elliptic CalabiYau manifolds
Antonella Grassi*, University of Pennsylvania
(91414298)

Saturday October 5, 1996, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Mirror Symmetry and Toric Varieties, II
Room 301, Memorial Hall Organizers: Ciprian S. Borcea, Rider University borcea@enigma@rider.edu
Sylvain E. Cappell, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

2:30 p.m.
Mirror Duality and stringtheoretic Hodge numbers
Victor V. Batyrev, University of Essen
Lev A. Borisov*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(9141423)

3:00 p.m.
Mirror Symmetry and the HorrocksMumford bundle
Ciprian S. Borcea*, Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
(91414245)

3:30 p.m.
Intersection Homology of Toric Varieties and a Conjecture of Kalai
Tom C. Braden*,
Robert D. MacPherson,
(91414221)

4:00 p.m.
Applications of Deformation theory of CalabiYau Threefolds
Mark Gross*,
(91414331)

4:30 p.m.
Crepant resolutions of orbifolds.
Anatoly Libgober*, Univ of Il at Chicago.
(91414166)

Sunday October 6, 1996, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mirror Symmetry and Toric Varieties, III
Room 301, Memorial Hall Organizers: Ciprian S. Borcea, Rider University borcea@enigma@rider.edu
Sylvain E. Cappell, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

9:00 a.m.
Some Pencils of K3 surfaces.
Helena A. Verrill*,
(9141409)

9:30 a.m.
KOTheory of Toric Manifolds
Anthony Bahri*, Rider University
Martin Bendersky, CUNY, Hunter College
(91455153)

10:00 a.m.
Arithmetic of certain CalabiYau type varieties over numberfields
Noriko Yui*, Department of Mathematics, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
(9141494)

10:30 a.m.
Mirror symmetry is TDuality
Andrew Strominger, Harvard University
ShingTung Yau, Harvard University
Eric Zaslow*, Harvard University
(91414394)
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