
AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2007 Spring Central Section Meeting
Oxford, OH, March 1617, 2007 (Friday  Saturday)
Meeting #1025
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Finite Geometry and Combinatorics

Friday March 16, 2007, 8:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Special Session on Finite Geometry and Combinatorics, I
Room 112, Bachelor Hall Organizers: Mark A. Miller, Marietta College millerr@marietta.edu

8:30 a.m.
Determining pcolorability for knots.
John Tynan*, Marietta College
William Sears, Marietta College
(102505129)

9:00 a.m.
A Survey of the CauchyDavenport Theorem and the ErdosHeilbronn Conjecture.
Jeffrey Paul Wheeler*, Department of Mathematical Sciences, the University of Memphis
(10250564)

9:30 a.m.
Regular excluded minors for the class of signedgraphic matroids.
Daniel Slilaty*, Wright State University
(102505183)

10:00 a.m.
A connection between topology, kellipses and the minimum weight triangulation problem.
Cindy Traub*, St. Mary's College of Maryland
(102505188)

10:30 a.m.
Generalized Quadrangles, Ovals, and Related Structures: Some of Stan's Favorite Things from the past40 years.
Mark Miller*, Marietta College
(102505195)

Friday March 16, 2007, 3:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Finite Geometry and Combinatorics, II
Room 112, Bachelor Hall Organizers: Mark A. Miller, Marietta College millerr@marietta.edu

Saturday March 17, 2007, 8:30 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Finite Geometry and Combinatorics, III
Room 112, Bachelor Hall Organizers: Mark A. Miller, Marietta College millerr@marietta.edu

8:30 a.m.
The $p$modular cohomology algebra of finite $p$groups, Pauli operators and symplectic forms.
Koen J R Thas*, Ghent University
(102520154)

9:30 a.m.
Connections between homology groups planes and Flocks of Quadratic Cones.
Esteban Diaz Morales*, The University of Iowa
Norman Johnson, The University of Iowa
(102551181)

10:00 a.m.
Translation planes of order $q^n$ admitting a collineation group of order $(q^n1)/(q1)$.
Oscar E. Vega*, University of Colorado at Denver
(102551199)

10:30 a.m.
The general structure of the projective planes admitting PSL(2,q) as a collineation group.
Alessandro Montinaro*, Universita' Degli Studi di Lecce, Dipartimento di matematica, Via per Arnesano, 73100, Lecce, Italy
(102505136)

11:00 a.m.
On a generalization of cyclic semifields.
Giuseppe Marino*, Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II"
(102505218)

Saturday March 17, 2007, 3:00 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Finite Geometry and Combinatorics, IV
Room 112, Bachelor Hall Organizers: Mark A. Miller, Marietta College millerr@marietta.edu
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