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 Algebraic Geometry

Saturday November 4, 2000, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 417, Mathematics Building
Organizers:
Sorin Popescu, Columbia University psorin@math.columbia.edu
Lev A. Borisov, Columbia University lborisov@math.columbia.edu

9:00 a.m.
Hurwitz numbers and Hodge integrals.
Tom Graber*, Harvard
Ravi Vakil, MIT
(95914247) 
9:30 a.m.
Hurwitz numbers and the tautological ring of the moduli space of curves.
Ravi Vakil*, M.I.T.
Tom Graber, Harvard
(95914169) 
10:00 a.m.
Localization and GromovWitten theory.
Rahul V. Pandharipande*, Caltech
(95914279) 
10:30 a.m.
Hyperquot schemes and rational curves on flag varieties.
Linda Chen*, Columbia University
(95914276)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday November 4, 2000, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 417, Mathematics Building
Organizers:
Sorin Popescu, Columbia University psorin@math.columbia.edu
Lev A. Borisov, Columbia University lborisov@math.columbia.edu

2:30 p.m.
The Decomposition Theorem for Hochschild (Co)Homology of Complex Spaces.
RagnarOlaf Buchweitz*, Univ. of Toronto
Hubert Flenner, RuhrUniversitaet Bochum
(95914203) 
3:00 p.m.
Deformations of moduli spaces and noncommutative geometry.
Ludmil Katzarkov, UC Irvine
Dmitry Orlov, Steklov Institute, Russia
Tony Pantev*, University of Pennsylvania
(95914221) 
3:30 p.m.
Mirror symmetry, Langlands duality, and the Hitchin system.
Michael Thaddeus*, Columbia University
(95914165) 
4:30 p.m.
A FourierMukai approach to spectral data for instantons.
Marcos B Jardim*, University of Pennsylvania and Haverford College
Antony Maciocia, University of Edinburgh
(9591457)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday November 5, 2000, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 417, Mathematics Building
Organizers:
Sorin Popescu, Columbia University psorin@math.columbia.edu
Lev A. Borisov, Columbia University lborisov@math.columbia.edu

9:00 a.m.
Elementary Transversality in the Schubert Calculus.
Frank Sottile*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
(95914163) 
9:30 a.m.
The structure sheaf of a quiver variety.
Anders S Buch*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(95914190) 
10:00 a.m.
Toric Residues and Hypergeometric Functions.
Eduardo Cattani*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Alicia Dickenstein, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(95914140) 
10:30 a.m.
Szpiro Inequality for Symplectic Lefshetz Pencils.
Fedor A Bogomolov*, Courant Institute of Mathemaical Sciences
(95914219)

9:00 a.m.

Sunday November 5, 2000, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 417, Mathematics Building
Organizers:
Sorin Popescu, Columbia University psorin@math.columbia.edu
Lev A. Borisov, Columbia University lborisov@math.columbia.edu

2:30 p.m.
Factorization of birational maps.
Kalle Karu*, Harvard University
(95951271) 
3:00 p.m.
Rational points on algebraic surfaces.
Yuri Tschinkel*, Princeton University
(95914225) 
3:30 p.m.
The Hard Lefschetz theorem and the topology of semismall maps.
Mark Andrea A de Cataldo*, SUNY at Stony Brook
Luca Migliorini, University of Trento
(95914154) 
4:00 p.m.
Algebraic and geometric isomonodromic deformations.
Charles F Doran*, Columbia University
(95914168)

2:30 p.m.