AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:32
Program 
Deadlines 
Registration/Housing/Etc. 
Inquiries: meet@ams.org
2003 Joint Central and Western Section Meeting
Boulder, CO, October 24, 2003
Meeting #989
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Michel L Lapidus, AMS
lapidus@math.ucr.edu,
lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry

Friday October 3, 2003, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 155 (1st Floor), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Holger Kley, Colorado State University kley@math.colostate.edu
Rick Miranda, Colorado State University miranda@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

8:30 a.m.
Extensions and Rank$2$ Vector Bundles on Irreducible Nodal Curves.
Daniele Arcara*, University of Utah
(98914251)

9:00 a.m.
New bounds on Seshadri constants and nef divisors.
Brian Harbourne*, University of NebraskaLincoln
Joaquim Ro\'e, Universitat Auton\`oma de Barcelona
(9891483)

9:30 a.m.
Multigraded CastelnuovoMumford Regularity.
Diane Maclagan*, Stanford University
(98914249)

10:00 a.m.
Discussion

10:30 a.m.
Kaehler Solvmanifolds and a conjecture of Benson and Gordon.
Donu Arapura*, Purdue University
(98932167)

Friday October 3, 2003, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 155 (1st Floor), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Holger Kley, Colorado State University kley@math.colostate.edu
Rick Miranda, Colorado State University miranda@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

2:30 p.m.
Degenerations of vector bundles on three space.
A. Prabhakar Rao*, UMSt.Louis
(98914242)

3:00 p.m.
Discussion

3:30 p.m.
A rational surface of degree 12 in projective fourspace.
Hirotachi Abo*, Department of Mathematics, Colorado State University
(98914190)

4:00 p.m.
Families of degree two curves and certain ropes.
Uwe Nagel*, University of Kentucky
Roberto Notari, Politecnico di Torino
Maria L Spreafico, Politecnico di Torino
(98914216)

4:30 p.m.
Linear series on a special rational surface.
Hal Schenck*, Texas A&M University
(98914186)

Saturday October 4, 2003, 10:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 155 (1st Floor), Engineering Center (ECCR)
Organizers:
Holger Kley, Colorado State University kley@math.colostate.edu
Rick Miranda, Colorado State University miranda@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

10:00 a.m.
A geometric LittlewoodRichardson rule.
Ravi Vakil*, Stanford
(98914206)

10:30 a.m.
Incidence duality and AbelJacobian map.
Bin Wang*, University of Colorado, Boulder
(98914101)

11:00 a.m.
Classification of Quadruple Galois Canonical covers.
Francisco J Gallego, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Bangere P Purnaprajna*, University of Kansas
(98914121)

11:30 a.m.
Deformation of Galois covers in characteristic p.
Rachel J Pries*, Colorado State University
(98914120)

12:00 p.m.
Threefolds with Nonconstant Regular Functions and Vanishing Hodge Cohomology.
Jing Zhang*, Department of Mathematics, Washington University, St.Louis, MO 63130
(98914274)
Inquiries: meet@ams.org