AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:09:49
1998 Spring Western Section Meeting
Davis, CA, April 2526, 1998
Meeting #934
Associate secretaries: Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Special Session on Dualities in Mathematics and Physics

Saturday April 25, 1998, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Dualities in Mathematics and Physics, I
Room 216, Wellman Hall
Organizers:
Edward Frenkel, University of California, Berkeley frenkel@math.berkeley.edu
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of California, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

9:00 a.m.
CalogeroMoser Systems in SeibergWitten Theory.
Eric D'Hoker*, UCLA
D. H. Phong, Columbia University
(9345153) 
9:40 a.m.
Field Theory and Intersecting Branes.
Jan de Boer*, UC Berkeley
(9348164) 
10:20 a.m.
Heat kernel and localization.
Kefeng Liu*, Stanford University
(9345392)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 25, 1998, 3:00 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Dualities in Mathematics and Physics, II
Room 216, Wellman Hall
Organizers:
Edward Frenkel, University of California, Berkeley frenkel@math.berkeley.edu
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of California, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

3:00 p.m.
Noncommutative geometry and M(atrix) theory.
Albert Schwarz*, Math Dept, University of California at Davis
(9348181) 
3:40 p.m.
Duality in the fractional quantum Hall effect.
Hubert M Saleur*, University of Southern California
(9348256) 
4:20 p.m.
Complex counterpart of abelian ChernSimons theory.
Igor B Frenkel, Yale University
Boris Khesin, University of Toronto
Andrey N Todorov*, UCSC
(9345163) 
5:00 p.m.
Bispectral Duality: Higher rank and higher dimensional examples.
Alex Kasman*, Concordia University and CRM
(9343550)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 26, 1998, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Dualities in Mathematics and Physics, III
Room 216, Wellman Hall
Organizers:
Edward Frenkel, University of California, Berkeley frenkel@math.berkeley.edu
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of California, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

9:00 a.m.
Nonlinear Serre duality .
Alexander B Givental*, UC Berkeley
(9341458) 
9:40 a.m.
Modular forms and the enumerative geometry of K3 and Abelian surfaces.
Jim A Bryan*, Univ. of Cal., Berkeley
Conan Leung, Univ. of Minnesota
(9341433) 
10:20 a.m.
Homological mirror conjecture for elliptic curves.
Alexander Polishchuk*, Harvard University
Eric Zaslow, Harvard University
(9341410)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday April 26, 1998, 3:00 p.m.5:35 p.m.
Special Session on Dualities in Mathematics and Physics, IV
Room 216, Wellman Hall
Organizers:
Edward Frenkel, University of California, Berkeley frenkel@math.berkeley.edu
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of California, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

3:00 p.m.
A Geometric Approach to Equations of KdV Type.
David BenZvi*, Harvard University
Edward Frenkel, U.C. Berkeley
(9342257) 
3:40 p.m.
Meromorphic tensor categories.
Yan Soibelman*, Kansas State University
(9342234) 
4:20 p.m.
Noncommutative analogue of Nahm transform.
Alexander Astashkevich*, Math Dept, University of California at Davis
Nikita Nekrasov, Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University
Albert Schwarz, Math Dept, University of California at Davis
(93481148) 
5:00 p.m.
Semiinfinite cohomology and superconformal algebras.
Elena Poletaeva*, Univetsity of Lund
(9341766)

3:00 p.m.