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2003 Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting
Baton Rouge, LA, March 1416, 2003
Meeting #984
Associate secretaries:
John L Bryant, AMS
bryant@math.fsu.edu
Special Session on Arrangements in Topology and Algebraic Geometry

Friday March 14, 2003, 2:15 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Arrangements in Topology and Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 226, Tureaud Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University alexsuciu@neu.edu

2:15 p.m.
Projective line complexes and resonance varieties.
Michael J. Falk*, Northern Arizona University
(98451199)

2:55 p.m.
Equivariant Euler characteristics of Milnor fibres of reflection arrangements.
Graham Denham*, University of Western Ontario
Nicole Lemire, University of Western Ontario
(98420237)

3:35 p.m.
Graded Hecke Algebras.
Anne V Shepler*, University of North Texas
Arun Ram, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(98420202)

4:15 p.m.
Some combinatorics of OrlikSolomon algebras.
David Forge*, lri  orsay
(98405217)

Saturday March 15, 2003, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arrangements in Topology and Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 226, Tureaud Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University alexsuciu@neu.edu

9:00 a.m.
Cell structures for arrangements.
Richard Randell*, University of Iowa
(98457225)

9:40 a.m.
Completions of braid groups.
Kevin P Knudson*, Mississippi State University
(98420132)

10:20 a.m.
Chow groups on complements of arrangements; a first step.
KarlDieter S. Crisman*, University of Chicago
(98414185)

Saturday March 15, 2003, 2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Special Session on Arrangements in Topology and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 226, Tureaud Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University alexsuciu@neu.edu

2:30 p.m.
SeibergWitten invariants and surface singularities.
Andras Nemethi*, Ohio State University
(98414192)

3:10 p.m.
Modular transformations of the elliptic hypergeometric functions, Macdonald polynomials, and the shift operator.
Laura J. Stevens*, UNC Chapel Hill
(98433251)

3:50 p.m.
Mock reflection groups and blowups of real hyperplane arrangements.
Michael Davis, The Ohio State University
Tadeusz Januszkiewicz, Wroclaw University
Richard A Scott*, Santa Clara University
(98457155)

4:30 p.m.
Associahedra in Tori and Projective Spaces.
Satyan L Devadoss*, Williams College
(9841449)

Sunday March 16, 2003, 10:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arrangements in Topology and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room 226, Tureaud Hall
Organizers:
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University cohen@math.lsu.edu
Alexander I. Suciu, Northeastern University alexsuciu@neu.edu

10:00 a.m.
GaussManin connections for arrangements.
Daniel C. Cohen, Louisiana State University
Peter Orlik*, University of WisconsinMadison
(9843289)

10:40 a.m.
Deformations of complexified real arrangements.
KwaiMan Fan*, National Chung Cheng University
(98414115)

11:20 a.m.
Optimal trajectories for robots in the plane.
Aaron D Abrams*, University of Georgia
(98451253)
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