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2004 Fall Western Section Meeting
Albuquerque, NM, October 1617, 2004
Meeting #1000
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry

Saturday October 16, 2004, 9:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

Saturday October 16, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

Sunday October 17, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:55 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III
Room 136, Dane Smith Hall Organizers: Hirotachi Abo, Colorado State University abo@math.colostate.edu
Chris Peterson, Colorado State University peterson@math.colostate.edu

8:30 a.m.
Polyhedral geometry of representations of the McKay quiver.
Alastair Craw, SUNY Stonybrook
Diane Maclagan*, Rutgers University
Rekha R. Thomas, University of Washington
(100014198)

9:00 a.m.
The maximum likelihood degree and the likelihood equations.
Fabrizio Catanese, Universitaet Bayreuth
Serkan Hosten*, San Francisco State University, Mathematics Department
Amit Khetan, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley
(100014185)

9:30 a.m.
Associated primes of local cohomology modules and Frobenius powers.
Anurag K. Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
Irena Swanson*, New Mexico State University
(10001366)

10:00 a.m.
Proper Actions of the Additive Group.
David R. Finston*, New Mexico State University
James K. Deveney, Virginia Commonwealth University
(100014104)

10:30 a.m.
Construction of hyperplane arrangements with nonvanishing local system cohomology.
Yukihito Kawahara*, MSRI / Tokyo Metropolitan University
(10001453)
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