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1997 Spring Central Sectional Meeting
Detroit, MI, May 24, 1997
Meeting #922
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics

Friday May 2, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, I
Room 129, State Hall Building
Organizers:
David Howard Gluck, Wayne State University dgluck@math.wayne.edu

3:00 p.m.
Homogeneous Integral Table Algebras
Harvey I. Blau*, Northern Illinois University
Bangteng Xu, Northern Illinois University
(92220107)

3:30 p.m.
Some remarks on blocks of Special Linear Groups
Harvey I. Blau, Northern Illinois University
Harald E. Ellers*, Northern Illinois University
(92220223)

4:00 p.m.
A decomposition theorem for $K$theory of a group algebra
Sarah J. Witherspoon*, University of Toronto and University of California, Berkeley
(92220144)

4:30 p.m.
Quillen Stratification for the Stable Module Category
Wayne W. Wheeler*, University of Georgia
(9222068)

5:00 p.m.
Hochschild cohomology is {\it really} Representation Theory.
Stephen F. Siegel*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Sarah J. Witherspoon, University of California, Berkeley
(92220250)

Saturday May 3, 1997, 9:00 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, II
Room 129, State Hall Building
Organizers:
David Howard Gluck, Wayne State University dgluck@math.wayne.edu

9:00 a.m.
Hall Polynomials for Classical Groups
Miller Maley*, M. S. R. I.
(9222006)

9:30 a.m.
Faithful Representations and Homomorphic Images of Linear Groups
Richard E Phillips, Michigan State University
Julianne G Rainbolt*, Michigan State University
(92220116)

10:00 a.m.
On the cohomology of finite Chevalley groups
Corneliu Gabriel Hoffman*, University of Southern California
(9222061)

Saturday May 3, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, III
Room 129, State Hall Building
Organizers:
David Howard Gluck, Wayne State University dgluck@math.wayne.edu

3:00 p.m.
Character degrees and normal subgroups in finite groups.
I. M. Isaacs*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Greg Knutson, (deceased)
(92220101)

3:30 p.m.
New results on the Taketaproblem
Thomas Michael Keller*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(9222025)

4:00 p.m.
Character degrees and local subgroups of piseparble groups.
Tom Wolf*, Ohio University
Gabriel Navarro, Universiatat Valencia, Burjasso
(92220214)

4:30 p.m.
Derived Lengths and Character Degrees
Mark L. Lewis*, Kent State Univesrity
(9222021)

5:00 p.m.
Character degrees of finite solvable groups
J. P. Zhang*, Peking University, Beijing, China
(92220164)

Sunday May 4, 1997, 11:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Finite Groups and Related Topics, IV
Room 129, State Hall Building
Organizers:
David Howard Gluck, Wayne State University dgluck@math.wayne.edu

11:00 a.m.
Calculating some Schur indices
Alexandre Turull*, University of Florida
(9222064)

11:30 a.m.
Feit's conjecture on $p$Steinberg characters
Pham Huu Tiep*, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210
(9222028)

12:00 p.m.
The McLaughlin Finite Simple Group $Mc$ and Dade's Conjecture.
John C. Murray*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(9222085)
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