AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2005 Fall Central Section Meeting
Lincoln, NE, October 2123, 2005
Meeting #1011
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Universal Algebra and Order

Friday October 21, 2005, 1:45 p.m.3:35 p.m.
Special Session on Universal Algebra and Order, I
Room 208, Oldfather Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, Harvard University lattice@math.harvard.edu
John William Snow, Sam Houston State University jsnow@shsu.edu
Japheth L. M. Wood, Chatham College jwood@chatham.edu

Saturday October 22, 2005, 8:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Universal Algebra and Order, II
Room 108, Avery Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, Harvard University lattice@math.harvard.edu
John William Snow, Sam Houston State University jsnow@shsu.edu
Japheth L. M. Wood, Chatham College jwood@chatham.edu

8:00 a.m.
Greedy Algebras.
Theodore A. Rice*, Iowa State University
(101108183)

8:30 a.m.
The poset structure of a sum of Priestley spaces.
R. N. Ball*, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado
A. Pultr, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
J. Sichler, University of Manitoba, Winnepeg, Canada
(101106323)

9:00 a.m.
Approximate satisfaction of identities (continued).
Walter Taylor*, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, USA
(101108316)

9:30 a.m.
Lattices of Compatible Topologies for Topological Models.
Matt Insall*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Missouri  Rolla
(10110666)

10:00 a.m.
Countable Almost Rigid Heyting Algebras.
M. E. Adams*, State University of New York at New Paltz
Ale\v{s} Pultr, Charles University
(10110635)

10:30 a.m.
Finite Mal'tsev Algebras.
Keith Kearnes, Department of Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder
Agnes Szendrei*, Department of Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder
(101108278)

11:00 a.m.
The existence of a nearunanimity term in a finite algebra is decidable.
Mikl\'os Mar\'oti*, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, Hungary
(101108134)

Saturday October 22, 2005, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Universal Algebra and Order, III
Room 108, Avery Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, Harvard University lattice@math.harvard.edu
John William Snow, Sam Houston State University jsnow@shsu.edu
Japheth L. M. Wood, Chatham College jwood@chatham.edu

Sunday October 23, 2005, 8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.
Special Session on Universal Algebra and Order, IV
Room 108, Avery Hall
Organizers:
Jonathan D. Farley, Harvard University lattice@math.harvard.edu
John William Snow, Sam Houston State University jsnow@shsu.edu
Japheth L. M. Wood, Chatham College jwood@chatham.edu

8:00 a.m.
Almost Distributive Sublattices and Congruence Heredity.
John W Snow*, Sam Houston State University
(10110632)

8:30 a.m.
When voter preferences are partially ordered.
Michael Ackerman, Bellarmine University
SulYoung Choi, LeMoyne College
Peter Coughlin, University of Maryland
Eric Gottlieb, Rhodes College
Japheth Wood*, Chatham College
(101106263)

9:00 a.m.
Tensor Products of Semilattices, Semimodularity and Supersolvability (A Problem of E. T. Schmidt from 1974 and Some Conjectures of Quackenbush from 1985).
Jonathan David Farley*, Center for International Security, Stanford University
(101106299)

9:30 a.m.
Nondualizability of finite algebras with a semilattice operation.
David M. Clark, SUNY at New Paltz
Brian A. Davey, La Trobe University
Jane G. Pitkethly, La Trobe University
Ross Willard*, University of Waterloo
(101106394)
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