AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:01
1999 Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
Providence, RI, October 23, 1999
Meeting #947
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Representation Theory of Reductive Groups

Saturday October 2, 1999, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Reductive Groups
Room 327, Harkins Hall
Organizers:
Dan M. Barbasch, Cornell University barbasch@math.cornell.edu
Birgit Speh, Cornell University speh@math.cornell.edu

9:00 a.m.
Functions on Nilpotent Orbit Covers.
Eric N Sommers*, Harvard University
(9472283) 
9:30 a.m.
Invariant distributions supported by topologically nilpotent elements.
Clifton Cunningham*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
(94722116) 
10:00 a.m.
Star product quantization of nilpotent orbits.
Ranee K Brylinski*, Penn State University
(94781128) 
10:30 a.m.
Component Groups of Centralizers of Nilpotents in Complex Symmetric Space.
Donald R King*, Northeastern University
Alfred G Noel, University of Massachusetts, Boston
(94720109)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday October 2, 1999, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Reductive Groups
Room 327, Harkins Hall
Organizers:
Dan M. Barbasch, Cornell University barbasch@math.cornell.edu
Birgit Speh, Cornell University speh@math.cornell.edu

2:30 p.m.
Germs of characters.
Fiona Murnaghan*, University of Toronto
(9472276) 
3:00 p.m.
Hecke algebras and parabolic induction.
AnneMarie Aubert, Ecole Normale Superieure
Philip K Kutzko, University of Iowa
Lawrence E Morris*, Clark University
(94722148) 
3:30 p.m.
Rational Quadratic Divisors and Automorphic Forms.
Jens P Funke*, Indiana University
(9471156) 
4:00 p.m.
Twisted Torsion on Compact Hyperbolic Spaces.
Maria G Fung*, Cornell University
(94722122) 
4:30 p.m.
Cohomological meaning of $G/\Gamma$multiplicities of certain unitary representations.
Floyd L. Williams*, University of Massachusetts
(9472299) 
5:00 p.m.
Discussion.

2:30 p.m.

Sunday October 3, 1999, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Reductive Groups
Room 327, Harkins Hall
Organizers:
Dan M. Barbasch, Cornell University barbasch@math.cornell.edu
Birgit Speh, Cornell University speh@math.cornell.edu

8:30 a.m.
Cohomological induction and harmonic algebra.
Gregg J. Zuckerman*, Yale University
(94717134) 
9:00 a.m.
Primitive ideals and the theta correspondence.
Peter E Trapa*, Institute for Advanced Study
(9472237) 
9:30 a.m.
Orthogonality relations and invariant sesquilinear forms.
Robert W Donley, Jr.*, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
(9472222) 
10:00 a.m.
Discussion. 
10:30 a.m.
Deformation quantization and invariant distributions.
Martin Andler, Universite de Versailles a SanQuentin
Alexander Dvorsky, Rutgers University
Siddhartha Sahi*, Rutgers University
(94722103)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday October 3, 1999, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Representation Theory of Reductive Groups
Room 327, Harkins Hall
Organizers:
Dan M. Barbasch, Cornell University barbasch@math.cornell.edu
Birgit Speh, Cornell University speh@math.cornell.edu

2:30 p.m.
Representation theoretic structures encoded in the loop Grassmannian.
Ivan Mirkovi\'c*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
(94722157) 
3:00 p.m.
Intertwining operators and Weyl group representations.
David A Vogan*, MIT
(9472258) 
3:30 p.m.
Nonvanishing Theorems for Theta Correspondence.
Hongyu L He*, Georgia State Univ.
(9472296)

2:30 p.m.