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1996 Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Chattanooga, TN, October 1112, 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
(91520339)

8:30 a.m.
Exceptional polynomials over finite fields
Peter M\"uller*, Univ. of Florida
Robert M. Guralnick, University of Southern California
(91512135)

9:00 a.m.
Finitely generated Galois groups of $p$henselian fields
Ido Efrat*,
(9151260)

9:30 a.m.
Scalar extensions of solvable crossed products.
Steven Liedahl*,
(9151227)

10:00 a.m.
A Realizability Problem about Partitions
A'ron Bereczky*,
(91520259)

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
(91512161)

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
(91514239)

3:00 p.m.
Mock covers and Galois theory over complete domains
Tamara R. Lefcourt*, University of Texas at Austin
(91514278)

3:30 p.m.
Formal patching and group theory applied to fundamentalgroups.
Katherine F. Stevenson*, University of Maryland, College Park
(91512333)

4:00 p.m.
The action of the absolute Galois group on the fundamental group of algebraic varieties
Yasutaka Ihara*, Kyota University, Japan
(91514347)

4:30 p.m.
Lifting of Galois coverings of curves.
Marco Andrea Garuti*, Universiteit Utrecht, Vakgroep Wiskunde, Utrecht (NL)
(91512346)

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
(9151426)

8:30 a.m.
More Classical Groups as Galois Groups
Paul A. Loomis*, Purdue University
(91512216)

9:00 a.m.
$GL(d)$ coverings of the projective line in characteristic $p$.
Ganapathy S. Sundaram*, Purdue University
(91512242)

9:30 a.m.
Frattini Embedding Problems
Bernd Heinrich Matzat*, Univ. Heidelberg
(91512230)

10:00 a.m.
Explicit regular realization of transitive groups of low degree
Gunter Martin Malle*, Universit\"at Heidelberg
(91512234)

10:30 a.m.
Isometries of Quadratic Forms Characterize All $DC$Extensions
John R. Swallow*, Davidson College
(91512105)

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 ConwayParker for effective construction of Braid Orbits
Michael D. Fried*, UC,Irvine
(91520335)

3:00 p.m.
Fields of definition of covers over the $p$adics
Pierre D\`ebes*, Universit\'e Lille 1
(91512253)

3:30 p.m.
Representability of Hurwitz functors over $\Bbb{Z}$
Stefan Wewers*, Institut for Experimental Mathematics, Ellernstr. 29, 45326 Essen, Germany
(91514191)

4:00 p.m.
Coverings of the complement of a plane curve and connections with Hurwitz spaces
Michael Dettweiler*, Universit\"at Erlangen
(91520142)

4:30 p.m.
Interpolation of galois branched covers
Kevin R. Coombes*, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland at College Park
(91514296)

5:00 p.m.
Subvarieties of Hurwitz spaces
Helmut Voelklein*, University of Florida
(9151296)
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