AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:13
2000 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
New York, NY, November 45, 2000
Meeting #959
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Commutative Algebra

Saturday November 4, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I
Room 411, International Affairs Building
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Luchezar Avramov, Purdue University avramov@math.purdue.edu

8:30 a.m.
Secant Varieties of Segre Varieties and Monomial Ideals.
Maria V Catalisano, University of Genoa
Anthony V Geramita*, Univ. of Genoa, Queen's Univ.
Alessandro Gimigliano, University of Bologna
(95913148) 
9:00 a.m.
Effective results on the homology of powers of a maximal ideal.
Liana M Sega*, Purdue University
(95913173) 
9:30 a.m.
A formula of SolomonTerao and bundles on ${\bf P}^n$.
Mircea Mustata, U/C Berkeley
Hal Schenck*, Harvard University
(95913155) 
10:00 a.m.
De Rham cohomology, Gr\"obner bases and stratifications.
Uli Walther*, Purdue University
(95914150) 
10:30 a.m.
Directsum decompositions over local rings.
Roger A Wiegand*, University of Nebraska
(95913211)

8:30 a.m.

Saturday November 4, 2000, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, II
Room 411, International Affairs Building
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Luchezar Avramov, Purdue University avramov@math.purdue.edu

2:30 p.m.
Finite Correspondences between commutative rings and motivic functors.
Charles A Weibel*, Rutgers University
(95913193) 
3:00 p.m.
Polynomial functors on complexes.
Alexandre Tchernev*, University at Albany,SUNY
Jerzy Weyman, Northeastern University
(95913201) 
3:30 p.m.
Frobenius and Tor.
Claudia Miller*, Michigan State University
(95913274) 
4:00 p.m.
The BuchsbaumRim polynomial and the integral closure of a module.
Joseph P Brennan*, North Dakota State University
Bernd Ulrich, Michigan State University
Wolmer V Vasconcelos, Rutgers University
(95913291) 
4:30 p.m.
A Technique for the Explicit Computation of Local Cohomology with Respect to Monomial Ideals.
Andrew S Richardson*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(95913127) 
5:00 p.m.
Building integral domains using power series.
William Heinzer, Purdue
Christel Rotthaus, Michigan State University
Sylvia M Wiegand*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(95913209) 
5:30 p.m.
Commutativity of Hochschild Cohomology.
RagnarOlaf Buchweitz*, Univ. of Toronto
Hubert Flenner, RuhrUniversitaet Bochum
(95918205)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday November 5, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, III
Room 411, International Affairs Building
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Luchezar Avramov, Purdue University avramov@math.purdue.edu

8:30 a.m.
Do characteristic p power series yield pfractals?
Paul Monsky*, Brandeis University
(95913109) 
9:00 a.m.
Acyclicity of Tate extensions.
Srikanth Iyengar*, University of Sheffield
(95913101) 
9:30 a.m.
Higher Sally modules.
Claudia Polini*, University of Oregon
(95913192) 
10:00 a.m.
Jets of singular pairs.
Mircea I Mustata*, University of California, Berkeley
(95914176) 
10:30 a.m.
An algebraic proof of Zak's inequality for the dimension of the Gauss image.
Aron Simis, Federal University of Pernambuco
Karen Smith, University of Michigan
Bernd Ulrich*, Michigan State University
(95913214)

8:30 a.m.

Sunday November 5, 2000, 2:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, IV
Room 411, International Affairs Building
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Luchezar Avramov, Purdue University avramov@math.purdue.edu

2:30 p.m.
The Canonical Element Conjecture as representation theory of Gorenstein rings.
Jan R Strooker*, Universiteit Utrecht
(95913131) 
3:00 p.m.
Gorenstein algebras from sections of modules.
Jan O Kleppe, Oslo University College
Chris S Peterson*, Colorado State University
(95913158) 
3:30 p.m.
Polynomials with general $\mathbf C^2$fibers are variables.
Shulim Kaliman*, University of Miami
(95913261)

2:30 p.m.