AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2009 Spring Central Sectional Meeting
Urbana, IL, March 2729, 2009 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1047
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory

Friday March 27, 2009, 2:00 p.m.4:20 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory
Room 445, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
Sergei V. Ivanov, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ivanov@math.uiuc.edu
Ilya Kapovich, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kapovich@math.uiuc.edu
Igor Mineyev, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign mineyev@math.uiuc.edu
Paul E. Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign schupp@math.uiuc.edu

Saturday March 28, 2009, 9:00 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, II
Room 445, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
Sergei V. Ivanov, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ivanov@math.uiuc.edu
Ilya Kapovich, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kapovich@math.uiuc.edu
Igor Mineyev, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign mineyev@math.uiuc.edu
Paul E. Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign schupp@math.uiuc.edu

Saturday March 28, 2009, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, III
Room 445, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
Sergei V. Ivanov, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ivanov@math.uiuc.edu
Ilya Kapovich, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kapovich@math.uiuc.edu
Igor Mineyev, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign mineyev@math.uiuc.edu
Paul E. Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign schupp@math.uiuc.edu

Sunday March 29, 2009, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Geometric Group Theory, IV
Room 445, Altgeld Hall
Organizers:
Sergei V. Ivanov, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign ivanov@math.uiuc.edu
Ilya Kapovich, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kapovich@math.uiuc.edu
Igor Mineyev, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign mineyev@math.uiuc.edu
Paul E. Schupp, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign schupp@math.uiuc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Geometry of groups, random walks, and polynomial maps over finite fields.
Mark Sapir*, Vanderbilt University
(104720238)

10:00 a.m.
Krull dimension for limit groups.
Larsen E Louder*, University of Michigan
(104720392)

10:30 a.m.
Frobenius Problem and dead ends in integers.
Zoran Sunic*, Texas A&M University
(104720429)

11:00 a.m.
Tame combings for groups.
Sean Cleary, The City College of New York
Susan Hermiller*, University of Nebraska
Melanie Stein, Trinity College
Jennifer Taback, Bowdoin College
(104720252)

11:30 a.m.
Some quotients of Coxeter groups.
Tadeusz Januszkiewicz*, Ohio State University
(104720262)
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