AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:31
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 Geometric Topology

Friday October 11, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Topology, I
Room 102B, University Center
Organizers:
Alexander Nikolaevich Dranishnikov, University of Florida dranish@math.ufl.edu
Jerzy Dydak, University of Tennessee, Knoxville dydak@math.utk.edu
James E. Keesling, University of Florida jek@math.ufl.edu

8:30 a.m.
Finite group actions on products of Menger manifolds
Krystyna M Kuperberg*, Auburn University
(91554180) 
9:00 a.m.
Topological Dynamics and Invariants of Manifolds
Christopher W. Stark*, University of Florida
(91557185) 
9:30 a.m.
On the equivalent spines problem.
Dusan Repovs*,
(9155715) 
10:00 a.m.
CAT (0) groups with nonlocally connected boundary.
Michael L. Mihalik*, Vanderbilt University
(91520103) 
10:30 a.m.
Cohomological dimension of Tychonov spaces
Alex Chigogidze*, Univ. of Saskatchewan
(9155591)

8:30 a.m.

Friday October 11, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Topology, II
Room 102B, University Center
Organizers:
Alexander Nikolaevich Dranishnikov, University of Florida dranish@math.ufl.edu
Jerzy Dydak, University of Tennessee, Knoxville dydak@math.utk.edu
James E. Keesling, University of Florida jek@math.ufl.edu

2:30 p.m.
Splitting approximate fibrations over generalized manifolds
John L. Bryant*, Florida State University
Penelope A. Kirby, Florida State University
(91557200) 
3:00 p.m.
Cores of noncompact manifolds
Gerard A. Venema*, Calvin College
(91557332) 
3:30 p.m.
Survey of properties of visual compactifications of CAT(0) Davis manifolds
Fredric D. Ancel*, University of Wisconsin  Milwaukee
(91557172) 
4:00 p.m.
Two point set extensions.
Jan J. Dijkstra*, The University of Alabama
Jan van Mill, Vrije Universiteit
(91528100) 
4:30 p.m.
Negatively curved graph metrics with applications
Philip L. Bowers*, Florida State University
(91554224) 
5:00 p.m.
Novikov Conjectures and Relative Hyperbolicity
Boris Goldfarb*, Stanford University
(9155795) 
5:30 p.m.
Exotic smooth structures on non positively curved symmetric spaces
Boris L. Okun*, The Ohio State University
(91553290)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday October 12, 1996, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Topology, III
Room 102B, University Center
Organizers:
Alexander Nikolaevich Dranishnikov, University of Florida dranish@math.ufl.edu
Jerzy Dydak, University of Tennessee, Knoxville dydak@math.utk.edu
James E. Keesling, University of Florida jek@math.ufl.edu

8:30 a.m.
Covering spaces of manifolds
David G. Wright*, Brigham Young University
(91557233) 
9:00 a.m.
Enlarging ${ANR}$'s with ${SDAP} 2$manifolds.
Tadeusz Dobrowolski*, Pittsburg State University
(91557181) 
9:30 a.m.
Countable Dimensionality and Dimension Raising Celllike Maps.
Jan J. Dijkstra, Department of Mathematics, The University of Alabama
Jerzy K. Mogilski*, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas at Brownsville
(91554289) 
10:00 a.m.
Characterizations of infinitedimensional manifold triples
Tatsuhiko Yagasaki*, Department of Mathematics, Kyoto Institute of Technology
(9155744) 
10:30 a.m.
The fundamental groups of 1dimensional spaces.
Eda Katsuya, Waseda Univesity
Kazuhiro Kawamura*, University of Tsukuba
(91555270)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday October 12, 1996, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Topology, IV
Room 102B, University Center
Organizers:
Alexander Nikolaevich Dranishnikov, University of Florida dranish@math.ufl.edu
Jerzy Dydak, University of Tennessee, Knoxville dydak@math.utk.edu
James E. Keesling, University of Florida jek@math.ufl.edu

2:30 p.m.
Local embeddings of homology manifolds.
Washington Mio*, Florida State University
John L. Bryant, Florida State University
(91557182) 
3:00 p.m.
The gap between Steenrod and coherent singular homology theories
Akira Koyama*,
(91555321) 
3:30 p.m.
Ends of Manifolds
Craig R. Guilbault*, U of WisconsinMilwaukee
(91557169) 
4:00 p.m.
The $l_p$cohomology and the conformal dimension of hyperbolic cones.
Gabor Elek*, Purdue University
(9155832) 
4:30 p.m.
Localizations in dimension theory
Katsuya Yokoi*, Institute of Mathematics, University of Tsukuba
(91555159)

2:30 p.m.