AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2006 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Durham, NH, April 2223, 2006 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1017
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Galois Theory in Arithmetic and Geometry

Saturday April 22, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Galois Theory in Arithmetic and Geometry, I
Room 202, Murkland Hall
Organizers:
Florian Pop, University of Pennsylvania pop@math.upenn.edu
David Harbater, University of Pennsylvania harbater@math.upenn.edu
Rachel J. Pries, Colorado State University pries@math.colostate.edu

8:00 a.m.
Galois groups of unramified extensions.
Romyar T Sharifi*, McMaster University
(101711167)

8:30 a.m.
Realizing Groups with Minimal Ramification.
Nigel Boston*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(101711150)

9:00 a.m.
Mild pro$p$ groups and $p$extensions with restricted ramification.
Michael R. Bush*, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
John Labute, McGill University, Canada
(101711112)

9:30 a.m.
Open conditions for infinite multiplicity eigenvalues on elliptic curves.
BoHae Im*, University of Utah
Michael Larsen, Indiana University
(101711105)

10:00 a.m.
A finiteness conjecture for abelian varieties over number fields.
Christopher Rasmussen*, Rice University
(101714138)

10:30 a.m.
Obstructions to deformations of complexes.
Frauke M. Bleher*, University of Iowa
Ted Chinburg, University of Pennsylvania
Luc Illusie, Universit\'{e} ParisSud
(101711137)

Saturday April 22, 2006, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Galois Theory in Arithmetic and Geometry, II
Room 202, Murkland Hall
Organizers:
Florian Pop, University of Pennsylvania pop@math.upenn.edu
David Harbater, University of Pennsylvania harbater@math.upenn.edu
Rachel J. Pries, Colorado State University pries@math.colostate.edu

2:30 p.m.
Families of abelian varieties: rigidity and isogenies.
Yuri G Zarhin*, Pennsylvania State University
(10171499)

3:00 p.m.
A Galois theory for elliptic subfields of a genus 2 function field.
Ernst Kani*, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
(101711207)

3:30 p.m.
The 2ranks of elementary abelian 2covers of the projective line.
Darren B Glass*, Gettysburg College
(101711118)

4:00 p.m.
Group representations on some RiemannRoch spaces of Hurwitz curves.
David Joyner, United States Naval Academy
Amy Ksir*, United States Naval Academy
Roger Vogeler, Ohio State University
(101714200)

4:30 p.m.
Riemann Roch theorems for the Weil etale topology.
Ted Chinburg*, University of Pennsylvania
Stephen Lichtenbaum, Brown University
Georgios Pappas, Michigan State University
Martin Taylor, University of Manchester
(101711136)

5:00 p.m.
Determining the Zeta Function of Gauss' Curve.
Jeremy Muskat*, Colorado State University
(101711182)

5:30 p.m.
Simultaneous surface resolution in quadratic and biquadratic Galois extensions.
Shreeram S Abhyankar*, Purdue University
(10171247)

Sunday April 23, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Galois Theory in Arithmetic and Geometry, III
Room 202, Murkland Hall
Organizers:
Florian Pop, University of Pennsylvania pop@math.upenn.edu
David Harbater, University of Pennsylvania harbater@math.upenn.edu
Rachel J. Pries, Colorado State University pries@math.colostate.edu

8:00 a.m.
Progess on Riemann existence via degenerations.
Brian Osserman*, University of California, Berkeley
(101714110)

8:30 a.m.
Monodromy of hyperelliptic and trielliptic curves.
Jeffrey D Achter*, Colorado State University
Rachel J Pries, Colorado State University
(101714181)

9:00 a.m.
Galois Theory in Higher Dimensions.
Katherine F. Stevenson*, California State University, Northridge
(101714165)

9:30 a.m.
On anabelian properties of the moduli spaces of smooth projective curves.
Jakob M. Stix*, University of Bonn, Germany
(10171472)

10:00 a.m.
Local padic differential modules.
Julia Hartmann*, University of Pennsylvania
(101712209)

10:30 a.m.
Iterative Differantial Equations and Finite Groups.
B. H. Matzat*, Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing of the University of Heidelberg
(101712196)
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