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1:00 p.m. Large scale structure of the mapping class group. Yair N Minsky*, SUNY at Stony Brook
Howard A Masur, U. of Illinois at Chicago
(974-30-176)
1:30 p.m. Stable quasigeodesics in Teichmuller space. Lee Mosher*, Rutgers University at Newark
(974-30-109)
2:00 p.m. "On Superinjective Simplicial Maps of Complexes of Curves and Injective Homomorphisms of Mapping Class Groups". Elmas Irmak*, Michigan State University
(974-57-48)
2:30 p.m. Automorphisms of the Torelli group. Benson Farb*, University of Chicago
(974-57-58)
3:00 p.m. The coarse geometry of the Weil-Petersson metric. Jeffrey F. Brock*, University of Chicago
Benson Farb, University of Chicago
(974-51-144)
3:30 p.m. Automorphisms of the Pants Complex. Dan Margalit*, University of Chicago
(974-51-70)
4:30 p.m. Thompson's groups, Teichmuller theory and algebraic topology. William J Harvey*, King's College London
(974-57-244)
8:30 a.m. On the linearity problem for mapping class groups. Hessam Hamidi-Tehrani*, B.C.C. of the City University of New York
Tara E. Brendle, Columbia University
(974-57-73)
9:00 a.m. Relations in the Torelli Group. Tara E. Brendle*, Columbia University
(974-57-82)
9:30 a.m. The second homology groups of mapping class groups of orientable surfaces. Mustafa Korkmaz*, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
Andras I Stipsicz, Princeton Univ. - ELTE TTK, Budapest, Hungary
(974-57-53)
10:00 a.m. Bounded cohomology of subgroups of mapping class groups. Mladen Bestvina, University of Utah
Koji Fujiwara*, Tohoku University
(974-20-75)
10:30 a.m. Presentations for the mapping class groups of surfaces and handlebodies. Susumu Hirose*, Michigan State University / Saga University
(974-57-91)
3:00 p.m. The Geometry of the Weil-Petersson completion of Teichm\"{u}ller space. Scott A. Wolpert*, University of Maryland
(974-30-220)
3:30 p.m. Classification of Weil-Petersson Isometries. Georgios D. Daskalopoulos, Brown University
Richard A. Wentworth*, Johns Hopkins University
(974-58-69)
4:00 p.m. Moduli Spaces of Harmonic and Minimal Mappings of Surfaces. Michael Wolf*, Rice University
(974-58-122)
4:30 p.m. Divergent trajectories on noncompact spaces - rates and applications. Barak Weiss*, Ben-Gurion University
(974-37-228)
10:00 a.m. Homology of moduli spaces of Riemann surfaces with symplectic coefficients. Myint Zaw*, The Abdus Salam ICTP
Carl Friedrich Boedigheimer, Universitat Bonn
(974-57-190)
10:30 a.m. Stratification of the Moduli Space of Hyperelliptic Surfaces. Anthony Weaver*, City University of New York
(974-51-56)
11:00 a.m. An illustration of the action of the Riemann surfaces on the free loop space of a manifold. Moira Chas*, SUNY at Stony Brook
Dennis Sullivan, SUNY at Stony Brook, CUNY
(974-57-126)
11:30 a.m. The geometry of $\mathcal{M}_g$ and the normal function associated to $C-C^-$. Richard M Hain*, Duke University
(974-14-61)
12:00 p.m. Lengths of Measured Laminations on Surfaces. Feng Luo*, Rutgers University
(974-57-86)