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2000 Fall Western Section Meeting
San Francisco, CA, October 2122, 2000
Meeting #958
Associate secretaries:
Bernard Russo, AMS
brusso@math.uci.edu
Special Session on Quantum Algebra

Saturday October 21, 2000, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Quantum Algebra, I
Room 409, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of Caifornia, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

8:30 a.m.
Cyclic homology of IwahoriHecke algebras.
Victor Nistor*, Pennsylvania State Univ.
(95819302)

9:00 a.m.
Vyjayanthi Chari,TBA

9:30 a.m.
Beyond Rectangles: Generalizing the KirillovReshetikhin Characters.
Michael Kleber*, MIT
(95817185)

10:00 a.m.
Quantum Invariant Measures.
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of California at Berkeley
Milen Yakimov*, University of California at Berkeley
(95843255)

Sunday October 22, 2000, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Quantum Algebra, II
Room 409, Thornton Hall
Organizers:
Nicolai Reshetikhin, University of Caifornia, Berkeley reshetik@math.berkeley.edu

3:00 p.m.
Some applications of representation theory to probability.
Andrei Okounkov*, UC Berkeley
(95805194)

3:30 p.m.
Perturbative 3manifold invariants by cutandpaste topology.
Greg Kuperberg*, UC Davis
Dylan Thurston, Harvard University
(95857163)

4:00 p.m.
Crystal graphs parameterize the irreducible modules of Hecke algebras.
Monica J Vazirani*, UC Berkeley
(95805190)

4:30 p.m.
Finite dimensional representations of $U_q\widehat{gl}_N$. (Joint work with E. Frenkel.).
Eugene Mukhin*, University of California at Berkeley
(95822301)
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