AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:42
2002 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Montreal, Quebec Canada, May 35, 2002
Meeting #976
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry

Friday May 3, 2002, 2:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, I
Room B3280, Pavillon 3200 JeanBrillant
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of MissouriColumbia hema@math.missouri.edu

2:00 p.m.
On the canonical maps of surfaces of general type.
Bangere P Purnaprajna*, University of Kansas
Francisco J Gallego, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
(97614124) 
2:30 p.m.
Gr\"obner bases of hierarchical models.
Serkan Hosten*, San Francisco State University
Seth Sullivant, San Francisco State University
(97613183) 
3:00 p.m.
Linkage classes and tight closure.
Adela Vraciu*, University of Kansas
(97613176) 
3:30 p.m.
Truncated Rees algebras and arithmetic Macaulayfication of schemes.
Tai Huy Ha*, University of Missouri
(9761468) 
4:00 p.m.
BernsteinSato polynomials and cohomology of Milnor fibers of generic arrangements.
Uli Walther*, Purdue University
(97614200) 
4:30 p.m.
Hilbert Polynomials and Chern Polynomials over Projective $n$spaces.
CY. Jean Chan*, Purdue University
(97613123)

2:00 p.m.

Saturday May 4, 2002, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, II
Room B3280, Pavillon 3200 JeanBrillant
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of MissouriColumbia hema@math.missouri.edu

8:30 a.m.
Homology of Koszul complexes.
A. Tchernev*, University at Albany, SUNY
J. Weyman, Northeastern University
(9761344) 
9:00 a.m.
Monomialization of strongly prepared morphisms from nonsingular nfolds to surfaces.
Steven D Cutkosky, University of Missouri  Columbia
Olga Kashcheyeva*, University of Missouri  Columbia
(9761471) 
9:30 a.m.
Koszul homology and integral closure of ideals.
Alberto Corso*, University of Kentucky
(97613208) 
10:00 a.m.
A conjecture on the core of an ideal.
Claudia Polini*, University of Notre Dame
(97613135) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion.

8:30 a.m.

Saturday May 4, 2002, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room B3280, Pavillon 3200 JeanBrillant
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of MissouriColumbia hema@math.missouri.edu

2:30 p.m.
Cellular Resolutions.
Ekkehard Batzies, Universitaet Marburg
Volkmar Welker*, Universitaet Marburg
(97613130) 
3:00 p.m.
The Lexpluspowers Conjecture.
Christopher A. Francisco*, Cornell University
(97613111) 
3:30 p.m.
Local cohomology of StanleyReisner rings with supports in monomial ideals.
Victor S. Reiner*, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
Volkmar Welker, PhilippsUniversitaat Marburg, Germany
Kohji Yanagawa, Osaka University, Japan
(9761347) 
4:00 p.m.
Generalized $k$configurations.
Sindi Sabourin*, Queen's University
(97613149) 
4:30 p.m.
Intersection Multiplicity on Complete Intersections in Characteristic $p(>0)$.
Sankar P. Dutta*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(9761380) 
5:00 p.m.
Koszul modules.
J Herzog, Universit\"atGHS Essen
S Iyengar*, University of MissouriColumbia
(97613185) 
5:30 p.m.
Cohomology and regularity on a toric variety.
Gregory G Smith*, Barnard College
(97614188)

2:30 p.m.

Sunday May 5, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room B3280, Pavillon 3200 JeanBrillant
Organizers:
Irena Peeva, Cornell University irena@math.cornell.edu
Hema Srinivasan, University of MissouriColumbia hema@math.missouri.edu

8:00 a.m.
Linear algebra algorithms for divisors on an algebraic curve.
Kamal KhuriMakdisi*, American University of Beirut
(97614146) 
8:30 a.m.
Reverse Search Techniques for Large Monomial and Toric Ideal Computations.
Amelia Taylor*, Rutgers University
Dave Bayer, Barnard College
(97613182) 
9:00 a.m.
Rings of countable CohenMacaulay representation type.
Craig Huneke, University of Kansas
Graham Leuschke*, University of Kansas
(97613161) 
9:30 a.m.
The depth of blowup rings of ideals.
Laura Ghezzi*, University of MissouriColumbia
(97613128) 
10:00 a.m.
Remarks on localization of test ideals.
Ian M Aberbach*, University of Missouri
(97613159) 
10:30 a.m.
On cancellation of reflexive modules over polynomial rings.
Mohan Kumar Neithalath*, Washington University
(97613166)

8:00 a.m.