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2002 Fall Western Section Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT, October 2627, 2002
Meeting #981
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Recent Trends in Algebraic Geometry

Saturday October 26, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Trends in Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 323, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Aaron J. Bertram, University of Utah bertram@math.utah.edu
Christopher Derek Hacon, University of California Riverside hacon@math.ucr.edu

9:00 a.m.
GroupCohomological field theories.
Tyler Jarvis*, Brigham Young University
(9811453)

10:00 a.m.
A geometric LittlewoodRichardson rule.
Ravi Vakil*, Stanford University
(9811437)

Saturday October 26, 2002, 3:00 p.m.5:40 p.m.
Special Session on Recent Trends in Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 323, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Aaron J. Bertram, University of Utah bertram@math.utah.edu
Christopher Derek Hacon, University of California Riverside hacon@math.ucr.edu

3:00 p.m.
Local GromovWitten theory of curves in CalabiYau 3folds and Topological Quantum Field Theory.
Jim Bryan*, University of British Columbia
(9811440)

4:00 p.m.
Semisimple Frobenius manifolds and Witten's conjecture on spin curves and GelfandDickey hierarchies.
YP Lee*, University of Utah
(9811460)

5:00 p.m.
Quantum Chow rings of DeligneMumford stacks.
Tom Graber*, UC Berkeley
(9811482)

Sunday October 27, 2002, 9:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Recent Trends in Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 323, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Aaron J. Bertram, University of Utah bertram@math.utah.edu
Christopher Derek Hacon, University of California Riverside hacon@math.ucr.edu

9:00 a.m.
Toward ArakelovParshin rigidity.
Sandor J Kovacs*, University of Washington
(9811459)

10:00 a.m.
Flops of GHilb as moduli of representations of the McKay quiver.
Alastair Craw*, University of Utah
(9811441)
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