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2004 Spring Western Section Meeting
Los Angeles, CA, April 3-4, 2004
Meeting #996

Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu

Special Session on Contact and Symplectic Geometry

  • Saturday April 3, 2004, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Contact and Symplectic Geometry, I

    Room 110, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
    Organizers:
    Dragomir Dragnev, University of Southern California dragnev@math.usc.edu
    Ko Honda, University of Southern California khonda@math.usc.edu
    Sang Seon Kim, University of Southern California kimss@math.usc.edu

    • 8:00 a.m.
      Higher Whitehead products in the symplectomorphism groups.
      Olguta Buse*, Michigan State University
      (996-53-157)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Toric symplectic structures that vanish on circles.
      Margaret Symington*, Georgia Institute of Technology
      (996-53-119)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Invariants of real symplectic 4-manifolds and lower bounds in real enumerative geometry.
      Jean-Yves Welschinger*, \'Ecole normale sup\'erieure de Lyon
      (996-53-60)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Holomorphic open book decompositions and the Weinstein conjecture in dimension three.
      Casim Abbas*, Michigan State University
      (996-53-88)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Legendrian regular fibres in Small Seifert Spaces.
      Hao Wu*, MIT
      (996-57-46)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Degeneration of the Moduli Space of J-Holomorphic Discs and Legendrian Contact Homology.
      Ke Zhu*, Stanford University
      (996-53-48)
  • Saturday April 3, 2004, 3:00 p.m.-4:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Contact and Symplectic Geometry, II

    Room 110, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
    Organizers:
    Dragomir Dragnev, University of Southern California dragnev@math.usc.edu
    Ko Honda, University of Southern California khonda@math.usc.edu
    Sang Seon Kim, University of Southern California kimss@math.usc.edu

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Lagrangian collapse and degeneration of holomorphic curves.
      Brett D Parker*, Stanford
      (996-53-98)
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Towards the Genus-One GW-Invariants of a Quintic Threefold.
      Jun Li, Stanford
      Aleksey Zinger*, Stanford
      (996-51-101)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Legendrian submanifolds in $R^{2n+1}$.
      Tobias Ekholm, Uppsala University
      John Etnyre, University of Pennsylvania
      Michael G Sullivan*, MSRI/University of Massachusetts
      (996-53-131)
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Pinwheels and bypasses.
      Ko Honda, University of Southern California
      William H Kazez, University of Georgia
      Gordana Mati\'c*, University of Georgia
      (996-57-195)
  • Sunday April 4, 2004, 8:00 a.m.-10:50 p.m.
    Special Session on Contact and Symplectic Geometry, III

    Room 110, Mark Taper Hall of Humanities
    Organizers:
    Dragomir Dragnev, University of Southern California dragnev@math.usc.edu
    Ko Honda, University of Southern California khonda@math.usc.edu
    Sang Seon Kim, University of Southern California kimss@math.usc.edu

    • 8:00 a.m.
      The failure of the parametric h-principle for maps with prescribed Jacobian.
      Joseph L Coffey*, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
      (996-53-188)
    • 8:30 a.m.
      Lagrangian intersections and the Serre spectral sequence.
      Jean-Francois Barraud, Universite de Lille 1
      Octav Cornea*, University of Montreal
      (996-53-132)
    • 9:00 a.m.
      Branching Floer homology: the definition.
      Viktor Ginzburg, University of California, Santa Cruz
      Basak Gurel*, SUNY at Stony Brook
      Ely Kerman, SUNY at Stony Brook
      (996-53-159)
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Branching Floer homology and the Hofer-Zehnder capacity.
      Viktor L Ginzburg, UC Santa Cruz
      Basak Z Gurel, SUNY Stony Brook
      Ely Kerman*, SUNY Stony Brook
      (996-58-138)
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Instanton Floer homology with Lagrangian boundary conditions.
      Katrin Wehrheim*, Princeton University
      (996-58-139)
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Discussion
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