AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:01
1999 Fall Central Sectional Meeting
Austin, TX, October 810, 1999
Meeting #948
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Interconnections Among Diophantine Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, and Value Distribution Theory

Saturday October 9, 1999, 9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Interconnections Among Diophantine Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, and Value Distribution Theory, I
Room 5.126, Robert Lee Moore Hall
Organizers:
William Cherry, University of North Texas wcherry@unt.edu
Min Ru, University of Houston minru@math.uh.edu
Felipe Voloch, University of Texas, Austin voloch@fireant.ma.utexas.edu

9:30 a.m.
Big Picard and trichotomy.
Alexandru Buium*, University of New Mexico
(9483219) 
10:00 a.m.
The Contribution of the Infinite Valuations to the Radical.
Machiel van Frankenhuysen*, University of California, Riverside
(9481196) 
10:30 a.m.
Transcendental B\"ezout Estimates.
Bao Qin Li*, Florida International University
(94832242) 
11:00 a.m.
A geometric version of the ``lemma on the logarithmic derivative''.
Paul Vojta*, University of California, Berkeley
(94832222)

9:30 a.m.

Saturday October 9, 1999, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Interconnections Among Diophantine Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, and Value Distribution Theory, II
Room 5.126, Robert Lee Moore Hall
Organizers:
William Cherry, University of North Texas wcherry@unt.edu
Min Ru, University of Houston minru@math.uh.edu
Felipe Voloch, University of Texas, Austin voloch@fireant.ma.utexas.edu

3:00 p.m.
A sharp form of the Nevanlinna's error term.
Yuefei Wang*, Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, PRC
(9483066) 
3:30 p.m.
On Cartan's Conjecture and the moving target problem.
PitMann Wong*, University of Notre Dame
(94832290) 
4:00 p.m.
The Radon transform and holomorphic curves in Abelian varieties.
Ryoichi Kobayashi*, Nagoya University
(94832132) 
4:30 p.m.
Break. 
5:00 p.m.
pcoverings and geometric height inequalities.
Minhyong Kim*, university of arizona
(94811225) 
5:30 p.m.
"The truncated second main theorem over higher dimensional function fields of arbitrary characteristic".
Julie TzuYueh Wang*, Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan & Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame
(94811101)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 10, 1999, 10:00 a.m.1:20 p.m.
Special Session on Interconnections Among Diophantine Geometry, Algebraic Geometry, and Value Distribution Theory, III
Room 5.126, Robert Lee Moore Hall
Organizers:
William Cherry, University of North Texas wcherry@unt.edu
Min Ru, University of Houston minru@math.uh.edu
Felipe Voloch, University of Texas, Austin voloch@fireant.ma.utexas.edu

10:00 a.m.
Simultaneous approximation in positive characteristic.
Wolfgang M Schmidt*, University of Colorado at Boulder
(94811174) 
10:30 a.m.
Stability of base loci of linear series.
Michael Nakamaye*, University of New Mexico
(94814173) 
11:00 a.m.
On Lang's Geometric Conjecture for Surfaces of General Type.
Cong X Kang*, American University
(9481487) 
11:30 a.m.
Rational curves on holomorphic symplectic manifolds, with applications to rational points and rationality problems.
Brendan E Hassett*, University of Chicago
Yuri Tschinkel, University of Illinois at Chicago
(94814209) 
12:00 p.m.
Break. 
12:30 p.m.
A uniform bound for the number of solutions to some Thue equations.
Thomas J Tucker*, University of Georgia
(94811212) 
1:00 p.m.
Quadratic points on some Fermat curves.
Pavlos Tzermias*, University of Arizona
(94811227)

10:00 a.m.