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2002 AMS and MAA Spring Southeastern Section Meetings
Atlanta, GA, March 810, 2002
Meeting #975
Associate secretaries: John L Bryant, AMS bryant@math.fsu.edu
Special Session on Graphs and Matroids

Friday March 8, 2002, 2:10 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Matroids, I
Room 205, Instructional Center Organizers: James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University oxley@marais.math.lsu.edu
Bogdan Oporowski, Louisiana State University bogdan@math.lsu.edu
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology thomas@math.gatech.edu

2:10 p.m.
Hamilton paths in toroidal graphs.
Robin Thomas, Georgia Tech
Xingxing Yu*, Georgia Tech
Wenan Zang, University of Hong Kong
(97505255)

2:40 p.m.
Spanning 2trails from degree sum conditions.
Mark N. Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
Yi Zhang, TillinghastTowers Perrin
(97505320)

3:10 p.m.
Connected Spanning Subgraph in Surface.
Kenichi Kawarabayashi*, Vanderbilt University
(97505313)

3:40 p.m.
Various Chromatic Numbers of an Oriented Matroid.
Laura ChavezLomeli, Simon Fraser University
Luis A Goddyn*, Simon Fraser University
(97505414)

4:10 p.m.
Potts Models, Chromatic Polynomials, and All That.
Alan D. Sokal*, New York University
(97505152)

4:40 p.m.
Electrical network theory generalized to matroids.
David G. Wagner*, University of Waterloo
(97505321)

5:10 p.m.
Tutte Polynomials of Generalized Parallel Connections.
Joseph E Bonin*, The George Washington University
Anna de Mier, Universitat Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya
(9750523)

Saturday March 9, 2002, 8:00 a.m.12:05 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Matroids, II
Room 205, Instructional Center Organizers: James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University oxley@marais.math.lsu.edu
Bogdan Oporowski, Louisiana State University bogdan@math.lsu.edu
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology thomas@math.gatech.edu

8:00 a.m.
Finding $3$shredders efficiently.
Rajneesh Hegde*, Georgia Tech
(97505166)

8:30 a.m.
Isoperimetric constants of infinite plane graphs.
Xiaoya Zha*, Middle Tennessee State University
(97505160)

8:55 a.m.
Break.

10:15 a.m.
Excluding $K_{2,n}$minors.
Guoli Ding*, LSU
(97505240)

10:45 a.m.
Unavoidable $K_{3,k}$Minors in Large $7$Connected Graphs.
Thomas Boehme, Technical University of Ilmenau
John Maharry*, The Ohio State University
Bojan Mohar, University of Ljubljana
(97505195)

11:15 a.m.
Eulerian Digraph Immersion.
Thor D Johnson*, Princeton University
Paul D Seymour, Princeton University
(97505329)

11:45 a.m.
A generalization of a theororem of Dirac.
Tristan MJ Denley*, University of Mississippi
Haidong Wu, University of Mississippi
(97505145)

Saturday March 9, 2002, 3:05 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Matroids, III
Room 205, Instructional Center Organizers: James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University oxley@marais.math.lsu.edu
Bogdan Oporowski, Louisiana State University bogdan@math.lsu.edu
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology thomas@math.gatech.edu

3:05 p.m.
Partitioning matroids with only small cocircuits.
Bogdan Oporowski*, Louisiana State University
(97505355)

3:35 p.m.
Random Bases in Matroids.
Russell D Lyons*, Indiana University/Georgia Tech
(97505107)

4:05 p.m.
Discussion

4:35 p.m.
Contractible elements in graphs and matroids.
Haidong Wu*, University of Mississippi
(97505373)

5:05 p.m.
Some Structural Results for Matroids.
S. R. Kingan*, Penn State Harrisburg
M. Lemos, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
(9750562)

5:35 p.m.
On Cocircuits of Bicircular Matroids.
Jenny McNulty*, The University of Montana
Nancy Ann Neudauer, Pacific University
(97505417)

Sunday March 10, 2002, 10:10 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Special Session on Graphs and Matroids, IV
Room 205, Instructional Center Organizers: James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University oxley@marais.math.lsu.edu
Bogdan Oporowski, Louisiana State University bogdan@math.lsu.edu
Robin Thomas, Georgia Institute of Technology thomas@math.gatech.edu

10:10 a.m.
Graphs with small Ramsey numbers.
Alexandr Kostochka*, Univ. of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Benny Sudakov, Princeton University and Institute for Advanced Study
(9750564)

10:40 a.m.
Matching Properties in Domination Critical Graphs.
Nawarat Ananchuen, Silpakorn University
Michael D. Plummer*, Vanderbilt University
(9750577)

11:10 a.m.
The cycle double cover conjecture and circuit decompositions.
Matthew J DeVos*, Princeton University
(97505164)

11:40 a.m.
Edge coloring in plane multigraphs.
Bertrand F Guenin*, University of Waterloo
(97505345)

12:10 p.m.
Equivalent versions of the 3flow conjecture.
Martin Kochol*, Slovak Academy of Sciences
(97505251)
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