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1996 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Chattanooga, TN, October 11-12, 1996
Meeting #915

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

Special Session on Galois Theory

  • Friday October 11, 1996, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Galois Theory, I

    Room 212, University Center
    Organizers:
    Kevin R. Coombes, University of Maryland, College Park krc@math.umd.edu
    Helmut Voelklein, University of Florida helmut@math.ufl.edu

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Groups of genus zero
      Daniel E. Frohardt, Wayne State University
      Kay Magaard*, Wayne State University
      (915-20-339)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Exceptional polynomials over finite fields
      Peter M\"uller*, Univ. of Florida
      Robert M. Guralnick, University of Southern California
      (915-12-135)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Finitely generated Galois groups of $p$-henselian fields
      Ido Efrat*,
      (915-12-60)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Scalar extensions of solvable crossed products.
      Steven Liedahl*,
      (915-12-27)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      A Realizability Problem about Partitions
      A'ron Bereczky*,
      (915-20-259)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Exceptionality and the Schur question for rational functions
      Robert M. Guralnick*, University of Southern California
      Peter M\"uller, University of Florida
      Jan Saxl, Cambridge University
      (915-12-161)
  • Friday October 11, 1996, 2:30 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Galois Theory, II

    Room 212, University Center
    Organizers:
    Kevin R. Coombes, University of Maryland, College Park krc@math.umd.edu
    Helmut Voelklein, University of Florida helmut@math.ufl.edu

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Arithmetic lifting of Galois extensions
      Elena V. Black*, University of Pennsylvania
      (915-14-239)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Mock covers and Galois theory over complete domains
      Tamara R. Lefcourt*, University of Texas at Austin
      (915-14-278)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Formal patching and group theory applied to fundamentalgroups.
      Katherine F. Stevenson*, University of Maryland, College Park
      (915-12-333)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      The action of the absolute Galois group on the fundamental group of algebraic varieties
      Yasutaka Ihara*, Kyota University, Japan
      (915-14-347)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Lifting of Galois coverings of curves.
      Marco Andrea Garuti*, Universiteit Utrecht, Vakgroep Wiskunde, Utrecht (NL)
      (915-12-346)
  • Saturday October 12, 1996, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Galois Theory, III

    Room 212, University Center
    Organizers:
    Kevin R. Coombes, University of Maryland, College Park krc@math.umd.edu
    Helmut Voelklein, University of Florida helmut@math.ufl.edu

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Local Fundamental Groups of Algebraic Varieties
      Shreeram S. Abhyankar*, Purdue University
      (915-14-26)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      More Classical Groups as Galois Groups
      Paul A. Loomis*, Purdue University
      (915-12-216)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      $GL(d)$ coverings of the projective line in characteristic $p$.
      Ganapathy S. Sundaram*, Purdue University
      (915-12-242)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Frattini Embedding Problems
      Bernd Heinrich Matzat*, Univ. Heidelberg
      (915-12-230)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Explicit regular realization of transitive groups of low degree
      Gunter Martin Malle*, Universit\"at Heidelberg
      (915-12-234)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Isometries of Quadratic Forms Characterize All $DC$-Extensions
      John R. Swallow*, Davidson College
      (915-12-105)
  • Saturday October 12, 1996, 2:30 p.m.-5:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Galois Theory, IV

    Room 212, University Center
    Organizers:
    Kevin R. Coombes, University of Maryland, College Park krc@math.umd.edu
    Helmut Voelklein, University of Florida helmut@math.ufl.edu

    • 2:30 p.m.
      Generalizing Conway-Parker for effective construction of Braid Orbits
      Michael D. Fried*, UC,Irvine
      (915-20-335)
    • 3:00 p.m.
      Fields of definition of covers over the $p$-adics
      Pierre D\`ebes*, Universit\'e Lille 1
      (915-12-253)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Representability of Hurwitz functors over $\Bbb{Z}$
      Stefan Wewers*, Institut for Experimental Mathematics, Ellernstr. 29, 45326 Essen, Germany
      (915-14-191)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Coverings of the complement of a plane curve and connections with Hurwitz spaces
      Michael Dettweiler*, Universit\"at Erlangen
      (915-20-142)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Interpolation of galois branched covers
      Kevin R. Coombes*, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland at College Park
      (915-14-296)
    • 5:00 p.m.
      Subvarieties of Hurwitz spaces
      Helmut Voelklein*, University of Florida
      (915-12-96)
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