AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, November 19, 2005 00:56:25
2005 Fall Western Section Meeting
Eugene, OR, November 1113, 2005
Meeting #1012
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry Motivated by Physics

Saturday November 12, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry Motivated by Physics, I
Room 102, Deady Hall
Organizers:
Alexander Polishchuk, University of Oregon apolish@math.uoregon.edu
Arkady Vaintrob, University of Oregon vaintrob@math.uoregon.edu

9:00 a.m.
DonaldsonThomas Invariants via Microlocal Geometry.
Kai Behrend*, University of British Columbia
(101214178) 
10:00 a.m.
Moduli spaces of derived objects on a K3 surfaces.
Aaron Bertram*, University of Utah
(101214122)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday November 12, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry Motivated by Physics, II
Room 102, Deady Hall
Organizers:
Alexander Polishchuk, University of Oregon apolish@math.uoregon.edu
Arkady Vaintrob, University of Oregon vaintrob@math.uoregon.edu

3:00 p.m.
Cumrun Vafa. Joint talk with session on Ktheory in Mtheory, Room 208, Deady Hall, 3:00p.m. 
4:00 p.m.
Gstable maps and stringy cohomology.
Tyler Jarvis*, Brigham Young Univ.
Ralph Kaufmann, Univ. Connecticut
Takashi Kimura, Boston Univ.
(101214177) 
4:30 p.m.
Stringy Orbifold Structures.
Ralph M. Kaufmann*, University of Connecticut. Department of Mathematics.
(101214162) 
5:00 p.m.
Stringy algebraic structures on orbifolds.
Takashi Kimura*, Boston University
(101214181) 
5:30 p.m.
Seidel's Mirror Map for Abelian Varieties.
Eric Zaslow*, Northwestern University
(101214165)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday November 13, 2005, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry Motivated by Physics, III
Room 102, Deady Hall
Organizers:
Alexander Polishchuk, University of Oregon apolish@math.uoregon.edu
Arkady Vaintrob, University of Oregon vaintrob@math.uoregon.edu

8:00 a.m.
Chiral de Rham complex and the halftwisted sigmamodel.
Anton Kapustin*, California Institute of Technology
(101281135) 
8:30 a.m.
ADE singularities and integrable hierarchies.
Alexander Givental*, University of California Berkeley
(101214190) 
9:00 a.m.
The Equivariant GromovWitten Theory of $\mathbb{C}P^1$ and Integrable Hierarchies.
Todor E Milanov*, Stanford University
(10123233) 
9:30 a.m.
Orbifold Quantum RiemannRoch.
HsianHua Tseng*, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia
(101214144) 
10:30 a.m.
Discussion

8:00 a.m.

Sunday November 13, 2005, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry Motivated by Physics, IV
Room 102, Deady Hall
Organizers:
Alexander Polishchuk, University of Oregon apolish@math.uoregon.edu
Arkady Vaintrob, University of Oregon vaintrob@math.uoregon.edu

3:00 p.m.
Admissible Covers: an alternative to (some aspects of) GromovWitten Theory?
Renzo Cavalieri*, University of Michigan
(101214146) 
3:30 p.m.
Group quantum cohomology and applications to flag varieties with Dynkin diagram automorphisms.
Maciej Mizerski*, The University of British Columbia
(101214191) 
4:00 p.m.
The Chow ring of moduli spaces of stable maps from rational curves into projective space.
Anca M Mustata*, University of Illinois
Dragos Andrei S Mustata, University of Illinois
(10121423) 
4:30 p.m.
The Chow ring of moduli spaces of stable maps and applications to GromovWitten invariants.
Anca M Mustata, University of Illinois
Dragos Andrei S Mustata*, University of Illinois
(10121424) 
5:00 p.m.
A relation in the tautological ring of $\overline{\mathcal M}_{g,1}$.
D. Arcara*, University of Utah
F. Sato, KIAS
(10121446) 
5:30 p.m.
Discussion

3:00 p.m.