AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:30
2003 Spring Central Section Meeting
Bloomington, IN, April 46, 2003
Meeting #985
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Topology

Friday April 4, 2003, 2:30 p.m.4:55 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, I
Room 214, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois, UrbanChampaign randy@math.uiuc.edu
Ayelet Lindenstrauss, Indiana University ayelet@math.indiana.edu

2:30 p.m.
Characteristic classes for real representations in connective Ktheory.
Robert R. Bruner*, Wayne State University
(98555128) 
3:00 p.m.
The Algebra of Stable Operations in $p$local $K$theory.
Francis W Clarke*, University of Wales Swansea
Martin D Crossley, University of Wales Swansea
Sarah Whitehouse, University of Sheffield
(9855532) 
3:30 p.m.
General linear group homology.
Marian F. Anton*, University of Kentucky
(9855586) 
4:00 p.m.
On THH and TAQ of commutative $S$algebras.
Vahagn Minasian*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(9855591) 
4:30 p.m.
Localization of Geometric Invariants.
Bruce Williams*, University of Notre Dame
(9855587)

2:30 p.m.

Saturday April 5, 2003, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, II
Room 214, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois, UrbanChampaign randy@math.uiuc.edu
Ayelet Lindenstrauss, Indiana University ayelet@math.indiana.edu

9:00 a.m.
Recent progress understanding the algebraic Goodwillie tower.
Andrew MauerOats*, Purdue University
(9855594) 
9:30 a.m.
Classification of Polynomial functors.
Greg Arone*, University of Virginia
(9855590) 
10:30 a.m.
"Taylor towers and symmetric powers.".
Brenda Johnson*, Johns Hopkins University
(9855592) 
11:00 a.m.
A dual construction of Tamaki's spectral sequence.
Stephen Ahearn*, Macalester College Macalester College Macalaster College
(98555117)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday April 5, 2003, 3:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, III
Room 214, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois, UrbanChampaign randy@math.uiuc.edu
Ayelet Lindenstrauss, Indiana University ayelet@math.indiana.edu

3:00 p.m.
$p$compact groups and $p$local groups.
Jesper Grodal*, University of Chicago
(9855598) 
3:30 p.m.
(Homological?) decompositions of Out F_n.
Daniel Biss*, University of Chicago
(9855593) 
4:00 p.m.
A correspondence between atomic H spaces and atomic coH spaces.
Brayton Gray*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(98555103)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday April 6, 2003, 9:00 a.m.12:25 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology, IV
Room 214, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Randy McCarthy, University of Illinois, UrbanChampaign randy@math.uiuc.edu
Ayelet Lindenstrauss, Indiana University ayelet@math.indiana.edu

9:00 a.m.
Refining topological realization of Aalgebras by cobordism.
Donald Yau*, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
(9855585) 
10:00 a.m.
The tensor product of permutative categories.
A. D. Elmendorf*, Purdue University Calumet
(9855595) 
11:00 a.m.
An operad that acts on cochains of a spectrum.
Jim McClure*, Purdue University
Stefan Schwede, University of Muenster
Jeff Smith, Purdue University
(9855589) 
12:00 p.m.
Controlled homotopy theory of simplicial sets.
Dan Isaksen*, University of Notre Dame
Dan Christensen, University of Western Ontario
(9855588)

9:00 a.m.