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 Graph Theory

Friday March 27, 2009, 2:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Graph Theory, I
Room 161, Noyes Lab
Organizers:
Alexander V. Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kostochk@math.uiuc.edu
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign west@math.uiuc.edu

2:00 p.m.
Packing seagulls.
Maria Chudnovsky, Columbia University
Paul Seymour*, Princeton University
(104705314)

2:30 p.m.
Compact topological cliques in sparse graphs.
Tao Jiang*, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
(104705111)

3:00 p.m.
Finding minors in graphs with a given path structure.
André Kündgen*, California State University San Marcos
Michael Pelsmajer, Illinois Institute of Technology
Radhika Ramamurthi, California State University San Marcos
(104705467)

3:30 p.m.
Graph Minors and graph linkages.
Kenichi Kawarabayashi, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Gexin Yu*, College of William and Mary
(104705244)

4:00 p.m.
$K_5$subdivisions in 5connected nonplanar graphs.
Jie Ma, Georgia Institute of Technology
Xingxing Yu*, Georgia institute of Technology
(104705104)

4:30 p.m.
Teledomination in special graph classes: A survey of algorithmic and complexity results.
Jan Kratochvil*, Charles University, Prague
(104705436)

5:00 p.m.
Rao's degree sequence conjecture and wellquasiordering tournaments by immersion.
Maria Chudnovsky*, Columbia Univeristy
Paul Seymour, Princeton Univeristy
(104705239)

Saturday March 28, 2009, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Graph Theory, II
Room 161, Noyes Lab
Organizers:
Alexander V. Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kostochk@math.uiuc.edu
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign west@math.uiuc.edu

8:30 a.m.
Injective colorings of sparse graphs.
Daniel W Cranston*, DIMACS, Rutgers
SeogJin Kim, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea
Gexin Yu, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA
(104705154)

9:00 a.m.
kfold list colorings with Hall's condition.
Jeno Lehel*, The University of Memphis
(104705473)

9:30 a.m.
The rankchromatic number and the rankflow number.
Luis A Goddyn*, Simon Fraser University
(104705414)

10:00 a.m.
Graph Packing, Game Coloring and $2$Coloring Number.
H. A. Kierstead*, Arizona State University
A. V. Kostochka, University of Illinois, Urbana and Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk
(104705401)

10:30 a.m.
On Saturation Numbers.
Ronald J. Gould*, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322
(104705101)

11:00 a.m.
Saturation Numbers.
Ralph Faudree*, University of Memphis
(10470552)

Saturday March 28, 2009, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Graph Theory, III
Room 161, Noyes Lab
Organizers:
Alexander V. Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kostochk@math.uiuc.edu
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign west@math.uiuc.edu

3:00 p.m.
Maximal Independent Sets in Adjacent Levels of the Cube.
Dwight Duffus*, Mathematics & Computer Science Department, Emory University
Peter Frankl, Tokyo, Japan
Vojtech Rodl, Mathematics & Computer Science Department, Emory University
(104705312)

3:30 p.m.
Partitioning Subset Lattices into Intervals.
William T. Trotter*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(104705263)

4:00 p.m.
Diamondfree families of subsets.
Jerrold R. Griggs*, University of South Carolina
(104705456)

4:30 p.m.
On the degree of regularity of a specific linear equation.
André E. Kézdy*, University of Louisville
Hunter Snevily, University of Idaho at Moscow
(104705292)

Sunday March 29, 2009, 9:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
Special Session on Graph Theory, IV
Room 161, Noyes Lab
Organizers:
Alexander V. Kostochka, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign kostochk@math.uiuc.edu
Douglas B. West, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign west@math.uiuc.edu

9:00 a.m.
Cycle covers  minimal contra pairs, Petersen chain and Hamilton weights.
CunQuan Zhang*, West Virginia University
(104705190)

9:30 a.m.
Cyclable sets of vertices in 3connected graphs.
Hao Li*, CNRS and Universite Parissud 11, France
Yan Zhu, Universite Parissud 11 and Shandong University
(104705281)

10:00 a.m.
On $s$hamiltonian connected line graphs.
HongJian Lai*, West Virginia University
Yanting Liang, West Virginia University
Yehong Shao, Ohio University Southern
(104705213)

10:30 a.m.
On Even Square of Hamilton Cycles.
Guantao Chen*, Georgia State University
Katsuhiro Ota, Keio University
Akita Saito, Nihon University
Yi Zhao, Gorgia State University
(104705141)

11:00 a.m.
Symmetries of $(3,6)$fullerenes.
Mark Ellingham*, Vanderbilt University
Xiaoya Zha, Middle Tennessee State University
(104705320)

11:30 a.m.
On the Chudnovsky, Seymour, and Sullivan's conjecture.
Molly Dunkum, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Western Kentucky University
Peter Hamburger*, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Western Kentucky University
Attila P{ó}r, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Western Kentucky University
(104705129)

12:00 p.m.
Packing and covering tetrahedra.
Penny Haxell*, University of Waterloo
Subir Ghosh, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
(104705354)
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