AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:32
1996 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Columbia, MO, November 13, 1996
Meeting #916
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Commutative Algebra

Friday November 1, 1996, 4:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I
Room 105, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

4:00 p.m.
Infinite collapsing under separable base change
Roger A. Wiegand*, University of Nebraska,Lincoln
(91613146) 
4:30 p.m.
Stability Bounds
Susan E. Morey*, University of Texas at Austin
(91613162) 
5:00 p.m.
Gorenstein Dimension and Complete Resolutions
Luchezar L. Avramov*, Purdue University
Ragnar O. Buchweitz, University of Toronto
Alex Martinkovsky, Northeastern University
Idun Reiten, University of Trondheim, Norway
(91613160) 
5:30 p.m.
Depth formulas and Intersection theorems
Srikanth B. Iyengar*, Graduate student
(91613122) 
6:00 p.m.
Torsionfree Modules and Specializations
Mark R. Johnson*, University of Arkansas
(91613201)

4:00 p.m.

Saturday November 2, 1996, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, II
Room 105, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

8:00 a.m.
Remarks on the Parametric Decomposition of Monomial Ideals
Kishor M. Shah*, Southwest Missouri State University
(91613219) 
8:30 a.m.
Coefficient and Stable Ideals in Polynomial Rings
William J. Heinzer*, Purdue University
(91613124) 
9:00 a.m.
Poicare' Series of Monomial Quotient Rings
Hara Charalambous*, SUNYAlbany
(91613234) 
9:30 a.m.
Formulas for teh Betti numbers of monomial ideals.
John A. Eagon*, University of Minnesota
(91613194) 
10:00 a.m.
Strongly CohenMacaulay modules
Daniel Katz, University of Kansas
Heath Martin*, University of Central Florida
(91613132) 
10:30 a.m.
How to shell a monoid.
Victor Reiner, University of Minnesota
Irena Peeva*, University of California, Berkeley
Bernd sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(91613196)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday November 2, 1996, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, III
Room 105, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

2:30 p.m.
Some recent progress in the monomial conjecture.
Sankar P. Dutta*, University of Illinois, Mathematics Department
(9161371) 
3:00 p.m.
Factorizations Over Finite Fields
Shreeram S. Abhyankar*, Purdue University
(9161416) 
3:30 p.m.
Generalized Puiseux Expansions And Their Galois Groups
Sanju Vaidya*, Mount Saint Mary College
(9161355) 
4:00 p.m.
A Relative Filtration Index for Finite ring Extensions
Phillip Griffith*, University of Illinois
(91613232) 
4:30 p.m.
Deformations of chains of modules
Keith Pardue*, Queen's University
(91613200) 
5:00 p.m.
Extremal properties of Hilbert functions.
Vesselin Gasharov*, University of Michigan
(91613195) 
5:30 p.m.
Cofinite modules and local cohomology
Donatella Delfino, University of Michigan
Thomas Marley*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(9161365)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday November 3, 1996, 10:00 a.m.1:20 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 105, General Classroom Building
Organizers:
Steven Dale Cutkosky, University of Missouri, Columbia dale@cutkosky.math.missouri.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri, Columbia mathhs@mizzou1.missouri.edu

10:00 a.m.
Finiteness properties of local cohomology modules: A characteristicfree approach.
Gennady Lyubeznik*, University of Minnesota
(91613193) 
10:30 a.m.
Deformation of Fpurity and Fregularity
Anurag K. Singh*, The University Of Michigan
(91613126) 
11:00 a.m.
Prime ideals in twodimensional domains finitely generated over the integers
Sylvia Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(91613157) 
11:30 a.m.
Ideals generated by quadrics exhibiting double exponential degrees
Jee Heub Koh*, Indiana University
(9161392) 
12:00 p.m.
The Zero Cycle subgroup
Satyagopal Mandal*, University of Kansas
(91613226) 
12:30 p.m.
Tight Closure and Base Change
Douglas J. McCulloch*, University of Michigan
(91613227) 
1:00 p.m.
1forms on Artin local rings.
Mohan N Kumar*, Washington University in St. Louis.
(91613128)

10:00 a.m.