AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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1997 Spring Western Sectional Meeting
Corvallis, OR, April 1920, 1997
Meeting #921
Associate secretaries:
William A Harris, Jr, AMS
wharris@math.usc.edu
Special Session on Octonions and Clifford Algebras

Saturday April 19, 1997, 8:50 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Octonions and Clifford Algebras, I
Room 132, Strand Agricultural Hall
Organizers:
Tevian Dray, Oregon State University tevian@math.orst.edu
Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University corinne@physics.orst.edu

8:50 a.m.
Matrix Exponential via Clifford Algebras
Rafa\l F. Ab\l amowicz*, Gannon University
(9211692)

9:20 a.m.
Octonions and Clifford Algebras
Susumu Okubo*, University of Rochester
(9211730)

9:50 a.m.
Dirac Operators, Conformal Transformations and Classical HarmonicAnalysis
John Ryan*, University of Arkansas
(9213037)

10:20 a.m.
Octonionic M\"obius Transformations
Corinne A. Manogue*, Oregon State University
Tevian Dray, Oregon State University
(9211781)

Saturday April 19, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Octonions and Clifford Algebras, II
Room 132, Strand Agricultural Hall
Organizers:
Tevian Dray, Oregon State University tevian@math.orst.edu
Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University corinne@physics.orst.edu

3:00 p.m.
Octonion X,YProduct: Groups and Clifford Algebras
Geoffrey Dixon*,
(9211716)

3:30 p.m.
The Octonionic Eigenvalue Problem
Tevian Dray*, Dept of Mathematics, Oregon State University
Corinne A. Manogue, Dept of Physics, Oregon State University
(9211780)

4:00 p.m.
Should Absolute Metric Signature Matter in Multivector Theories?
William M. Pezzaglia, Jr.*, Santa Clara University
(92158130)

4:30 p.m.
On the symmetry principle in quaternionic analysis and applications
Vladislav V. Kravchenko, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, MEXICO
Michael V. Shapiro*, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, MEXICO
(9213024)

5:00 p.m.
The Fundamental Theorem of Geometric Calculus via the Generalized Riemann Integral
Alan L Macdonald*, Luther College
(9212853)

Sunday April 20, 1997, 8:50 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Octonions and Clifford Algebras, III
Room 132, Strand Agricultural Hall
Organizers:
Tevian Dray, Oregon State University tevian@math.orst.edu
Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University corinne@physics.orst.edu

8:50 a.m.
Duality, triality and the fourcolor theorem
John C. Baez*, University of California, Riverside
(9210519)

9:20 a.m.
The exceptions that prove the rule
Anthony Sudbery*, University of York, United Kingdom
(92117129)

9:50 a.m.
Octonions and Exceptional Structures
Frank D Smith, Jr.*,
(9211715)

10:20 a.m.
Exceptional nonlinear superconformal and quasi superconformal algebras and their realizations
Murat Gunaydin*, Penn State Physics, University Park
(92120123)

Sunday April 20, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Octonions and Clifford Algebras, IV
Room 109, Strand Agricultural Hall
Organizers:
Tevian Dray, Oregon State University tevian@math.orst.edu
Corinne Manogue, Oregon State University corinne@physics.orst.edu

3:00 p.m.
Discussion

4:00 p.m.
Computer Demonstrations
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