AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:21:44
2004 Fall Central Section Meeting
Evanston, IL, October 2324, 2004
Meeting #1001
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Topology: Interactions with Representation Theory and Algebraic Geometry

Saturday October 23, 2004, 10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology: Interactions with Representation Theory and Algebraic Geometry, I
Room LG 68, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Paul G. Goerss, Northwestern University pgoerss@math.northwestern.edu
Jesper Kragh Grodal, University of Chicago jg@math.uchicago.edu
Brooke E. Shipley, University of Illinois at Chicago bshipley@math.uic.edu

10:00 a.m.
DyerLashof algebras for Morava Etheory.
Charles W Rezk*, Assistant Professor/University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(100155306) 
10:30 a.m.
On Jacobians of complex curves with boundary.
T. Fiore, University of Michigan
I. Kriz*, University of Michigan
(100155351)

10:00 a.m.

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology: Interactions with Representation Theory and Algebraic Geometry, II
Room LG 68, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Paul G. Goerss, Northwestern University pgoerss@math.northwestern.edu
Jesper Kragh Grodal, University of Chicago jg@math.uchicago.edu
Brooke E. Shipley, University of Illinois at Chicago bshipley@math.uic.edu

3:00 p.m.
On conformal field theories and dessins d'enfants.
Po Hu*, Wayne State University
(100155367) 
3:30 p.m.
Orbifolds and Stable Equivariant Homotopy Groups.
Johann K Leida*, Univ. of WisconsinMadison
(100155179) 
4:00 p.m.
Complete Segal spaces as models for simplicial categories.
Julie Bergner*, University of Notre Dame
(10015599) 
4:30 p.m.
The $p$adic $K$theory of the BousfieldKuhn Functor.
Kristen Joy Schemmerhorn*, Albion College
(100155231) 
5:00 p.m.
A localization sequence for $K(ku)$.
Andrew J. Blumberg*, University of Chicago
(100119337) 
5:30 p.m.
Computations for Toroidal Orbifolds.
A Adem*, University of Wisconsin
J Pan, Academia Sinica
(100120133)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology: Interactions with Representation Theory and Algebraic Geometry, III
Room LG 68, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Paul G. Goerss, Northwestern University pgoerss@math.northwestern.edu
Jesper Kragh Grodal, University of Chicago jg@math.uchicago.edu
Brooke E. Shipley, University of Illinois at Chicago bshipley@math.uic.edu

8:00 a.m.
Some connected covers of the specturm tmf(3).
Mark Mahowald*, Northwestern University
Charles Rezk, University of Illinois
(100155325) 
8:30 a.m.
Algebraic $K$theory and sumsofsquares formulas.
Daniel C Isaksen*, Wayne State University
Daniel Dugger, University of Oregon
(100155171) 
9:00 a.m.
Break. 
9:30 a.m.
Free $p$group actions on products of spheres.
\"{O}zg\"{u}n \"{U}nl\"{u}*, McMaster University
(100157310) 
10:00 a.m.
DyerLashof operations in the string topology of spheres and projective spaces.
Craig Westerland*, Institute for Advanced Study
(10015564) 
10:30 a.m.
Representation and character theory in 2categories.
Nora Ganter*, UIUC
Mikhail Kapranov, Yale
(100155322)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Topology: Interactions with Representation Theory and Algebraic Geometry, IV
Room LG 68, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Paul G. Goerss, Northwestern University pgoerss@math.northwestern.edu
Jesper Kragh Grodal, University of Chicago jg@math.uchicago.edu
Brooke E. Shipley, University of Illinois at Chicago bshipley@math.uic.edu

3:00 p.m.
Automorphism groups of free groups with boundaries.
Nathalie Wahl*, Aarhus University
(100155320) 
3:30 p.m.
Parametrized equivariant stable homotopy theory.
Johann Sigurdsson*, Univeristy of Notre Dame
J. Peter May, The University of Chicago
(100155270) 
4:00 p.m.
The Goodwillie derivatives of a monoid.
Andrew MauerOats*, Northwestern University
(100155334) 
4:30 p.m.
The CircleEquivariant Sigma Orientation.
David Gepner*, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign
(100155276) 
5:00 p.m.
$\lambda$ring structures over $\mathbf{Z} \lbrack \lbrack x \rbrack \rbrack$.
Donald Y. Yau*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(100155101) 
5:30 p.m.
A report on weak ncategories.
J. P. May*, The University of Chicago
(100155284)

3:00 p.m.