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2004 Fall Southeastern Section Meeting
Nashville, TN, October 1617, 2004
Meeting #999
Associate secretaries:
John L Bryant, AMS
bryant@math.fsu.edu
Special Session on Topological Aspects of Group Theory

Saturday October 16, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topological Aspects of Group Theory, I
Room 103, Wilson
Organizers:
Michael L. Mihalik, Vanderbilt University mihalik@math.vanderbilt.edu
Mark V. Sapir, Vanderbilt University msapir@math.vanderbilt.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topological Aspects of Group Theory, II
Room 103, Wilson
Organizers:
Michael L. Mihalik, Vanderbilt University mihalik@math.vanderbilt.edu
Mark V. Sapir, Vanderbilt University msapir@math.vanderbilt.edu

2:30 p.m.
Braiding Matching Complexes and Houghton Groups.
KaiUwe Bux*, University of Virginia
(99920177)

3:00 p.m.
Kernels of homomorphisms from right angled Artin groups onto free groups.
Noel Brady, University of Oklahoma
Jon McCammond, University of California at Santa Barbara
John Meier*, Lafayette College
(99920167)

3:30 p.m.
Limit groups are CAT(0).
Emina Alibegovic, University of Michigan
Mladen Bestvina*, University of Utah
(99957132)

4:00 p.m.
Translation equivalence in free groups.
Ilya Kapovich*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Gilbert Levitt, Universite de Caen
Paul Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
Vladimir Shpilrain, City College of the City University of New York
(99920117)

4:30 p.m.
Growth of Free Group Outer Automorphisms and their Inverses, and Parageometric Outer Automorphisms.
Lee Mosher*, Rutgers University
Michael Handel, Rutgers University
(99920288)

5:00 p.m.
Homology stability for outer automorphism groups of free groups.
Allen Hatcher, Cornell University
Karen Vogtmann*, Cornell University
(9992095)

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Topological Aspects of Group Theory, III
Room 103, Wilson
Organizers:
Michael L. Mihalik, Vanderbilt University mihalik@math.vanderbilt.edu
Mark V. Sapir, Vanderbilt University msapir@math.vanderbilt.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Topological Aspects of Group Theory, IV
Room 103, Wilson
Organizers:
Michael L. Mihalik, Vanderbilt University mihalik@math.vanderbilt.edu
Mark V. Sapir, Vanderbilt University msapir@math.vanderbilt.edu
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