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2003 Fall Southeastern Section Meeting
Chapel Hill, NC, October 2425, 2003
Meeting #991
Associate secretaries:
John L Bryant, AMS
bryant@math.fsu.edu
Special Session on Homological Physics

Friday October 24, 2003, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homological Physics, I
Room 106, Gardner Hall
Organizers:
Thomas J. Lada, North Carolina State University lada@math.ncsu.edu
James Stasheff, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

9:00 a.m.
What is Cohomological Physics and where is it going?
Jim Stasheff*, UNCCH and UPenn
(9917034)

9:30 a.m.
Where do homotopy BatalinVilkovisky algebras come from?
Fusun Akman*, Coastal Carolina University
(9911731)

10:00 a.m.
Finite Dimensional $L_{\infty}$ Algebras.
Marilyn Daily*, North Carolina State University
(9915528)

10:30 a.m.
Classification of Strongly Homotopy Lie Algebras, Some Finite Dimensional Examples.
Michael Robert Penkava*, University of WisconsinEau Claire
(9911883)

Friday October 24, 2003, 2:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Homological Physics, II
Room 106, Gardner Hall
Organizers:
Thomas J. Lada, North Carolina State University lada@math.ncsu.edu
James Stasheff, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

2:30 p.m.
Strongly homotopy Lie algebras and reduction of the ``de Rham complex" of a Lagrangian field theory.
Samer S Ashhab*, North Carolina State University
(9915519)

3:00 p.m.
The chain extensions of Dalgebras and their applications.
Jining Gao*, North Carolina State University
(9918125)

3:30 p.m.
Symmetric brace algebras and gauge theory.
Tom Lada*, N. C. State University
(9911826)

4:00 p.m.
Cohomology of Feynman graphs and Linfinity morphisms.
Lucian M Ionescu*, Illinois State University
(9911812)

Saturday October 25, 2003, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homological Physics, III
Room 106, Gardner Hall
Organizers:
Thomas J. Lada, North Carolina State University lada@math.ncsu.edu
James Stasheff, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

8:30 a.m.
Cohomological variational principles and secondary classes.
Ettore Aldrovandi*, Florida State University
(9911822)

9:00 a.m.
Algebraic structures on generalized strings.
Yuli B Rudyak*, University of Florida
Vladimir V Chernov, Dartmouth College
(9915537)

9:30 a.m.
Affine linking and winding numbers and the study of front propagation.
Vladimir V Chernov*, Dartmouth College
Yuli B Rudyak, University of Florida, Gainesville
(9915741)

10:00 a.m.
Topological Amodels on seamed Riemann surfaces.
Lev Rozansky*, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
(9911820)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion and Problems
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