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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 LowDimensional Topology and Kleinian Groups

Saturday October 23, 2004, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on LowDimensional Topology and Kleinian Groups, I
Room LG 76, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Ian Agol, University of Illinois at Chicago agol@math.uic.edu
John Holt, University of Illinois at Chicago jholt@math.uic.edu
Saul Schleimer, University of Illinois at Chicago saul@math.uic.edu

Saturday October 23, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on LowDimensional Topology and Kleinian Groups, II
Room LG 76, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Ian Agol, University of Illinois at Chicago agol@math.uic.edu
John Holt, University of Illinois at Chicago jholt@math.uic.edu
Saul Schleimer, University of Illinois at Chicago saul@math.uic.edu

Sunday October 24, 2004, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on LowDimensional Topology and Kleinian Groups, III
Room LG 76, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Ian Agol, University of Illinois at Chicago agol@math.uic.edu
John Holt, University of Illinois at Chicago jholt@math.uic.edu
Saul Schleimer, University of Illinois at Chicago saul@math.uic.edu

Sunday October 24, 2004, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on LowDimensional Topology and Kleinian Groups, IV
Room LG 76, Technological Institute
Organizers:
Ian Agol, University of Illinois at Chicago agol@math.uic.edu
John Holt, University of Illinois at Chicago jholt@math.uic.edu
Saul Schleimer, University of Illinois at Chicago saul@math.uic.edu

3:00 p.m.
Heegaard surfaces and measured laminations.
Tao Li*, Oklahoma State University
(100157292)

3:30 p.m.
A combination theorem for Veech subgroups of the mapping class group.
Christopher J. Leininger*, Columbia University
Alan W. Reid, University of Texas at Austin
(100151198)

4:00 p.m.
Representationvolume rigidity for hyperbolic manifolds.
Ben Klaff*, University of Texas at Austin
(100157329)

4:30 p.m.
Geometric tameness in wordhyperbolic closed threemanifold groups.
Joshua B Barnard*, University of Oklahoma
(100157388)

5:00 p.m.
Teichmuller geodesics and Lines of Minima.
Kasra Rafi*, University of California Santa Barbara
Caroline Series, University of Warwick
YoungEun Choi,
(100100431)

5:30 p.m.
The Heegaard genus of a union of small manifolds.
Eric Sedgwick*, DePaul University
David Bachman, Pitzer College
Saul Schleimer, Rutgers University
(100157369)
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