AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, October 18, 2008 00:36:13
2008 Fall Eastern Section Meeting
Middletown, CT, October 1112, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1042
Associate secretaries: Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications

Saturday October 11, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, I
Room 121, Exley Science Center
Organizers:
Thomas Scanlon, University of California, Berkeley scanlon@math.berkeley.edu
Philip H. Scowcroft, Wesleyan University pscowcroft@wesleyan.edu
Carol S. Wood, Wesleyan University cwood@wesleyan.edu

8:00 a.m.
On model theory for classes of finite structures.
Charles Steinhorn*, Vassar College
(104203225) 
8:30 a.m.
Decreasing types in ominimal theories.
Janak Daniel Ramakrishnan*, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon I
(104203193) 
9:00 a.m.
Ominimal fields with standard part map.
Jana Maříková*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McMaster University
(104203152) 
9:30 a.m.
Characteristic sequences in unstable theories.
Maryanthe Malliaris*, University of California, Berkeley
(104203142) 
10:00 a.m.
$\omega$models of Finite Set Theory.
James H. Schmerl*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
(10420356) 
10:30 a.m.
Elementary pairs of models of PA.
Roman Kossak*, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York
(10420351)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 11, 2008, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, II
Room 121, Exley Science Center
Organizers:
Thomas Scanlon, University of California, Berkeley scanlon@math.berkeley.edu
Philip H. Scowcroft, Wesleyan University pscowcroft@wesleyan.edu
Carol S. Wood, Wesleyan University cwood@wesleyan.edu

3:00 p.m.
Borel equivalence relations.
Samuel Coskey*, City University of New York
(10420394) 
3:30 p.m.
Theories that exhibit $SOP_3$ but not $SOP_4$.
Rehana Patel*, Harvard University
(104203235) 
4:00 p.m.
Consistent amalgamation in dependent rosy theories.
Clifton F. Ealy*, Western Illinois University
(104203242) 
4:30 p.m.
Small groups of odd type.
Adrien Deloro*, Rutgers University, NJ
Eric Jaligot, CNRS, Lyon 1
(10420333) 
5:00 p.m.
A generation theorem for groups of finite Morley rank.
Jeffrey Burdges*, Rutgers University
Gregory Cherlin, Rutgers University
(104203159) 
5:30 p.m.
Conjugacy Theorems and Genericity Theorems in Groups of finite Morley rank (Nouvelle Cuisine).
Gregory Cherlin*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
(10420380)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 12, 2008, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, III
Room 121, Exley Science Center
Organizers:
Thomas Scanlon, University of California, Berkeley scanlon@math.berkeley.edu
Philip H. Scowcroft, Wesleyan University pscowcroft@wesleyan.edu
Carol S. Wood, Wesleyan University cwood@wesleyan.edu

8:00 a.m.
Model theory of probability spaces with an automorphism.
C. Ward Henson*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(10420393) 
8:30 a.m.
More decidable theories of nonprojectable $\mathit{l}$groups.
Brian Wynne*, Bard College at Simon's Rock
(10420388) 
9:00 a.m.
Geometric ganzstellensaetze in theories of valued fields.
Deirdre Haskell*, McMaster University
Yoav Yaffe, Hebrew University
(10420387) 
9:30 a.m.
Definability in characteristic $0$ henselian valued fields via the leading terms.
Joseph Flenner*, University of California, Berkeley
(104203171) 
10:00 a.m.
Quantifier elimination in valued Ore modules.
Luc Bélair*, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM)
Françoise Point, FNRS  Université de MonsHainaut, Belgique.
(10420320) 
10:30 a.m.
A differential Chevalley theorem.
Eric Rosen*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(104203133)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 12, 2008, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, IV
Room 121, Exley Science Center
Organizers:
Thomas Scanlon, University of California, Berkeley scanlon@math.berkeley.edu
Philip H. Scowcroft, Wesleyan University pscowcroft@wesleyan.edu
Carol S. Wood, Wesleyan University cwood@wesleyan.edu

3:00 p.m.
Some tractable trivial minimal sets in ACFA.
Alice Medvedev*, University of Illinois at Chicago
Thomas Scanlon, University of California, Berkeley
(104203178) 
3:30 p.m.
Tannakian Categories and Valuation Rings.
Meghan Anderson*, UC Berkeley
(104203218) 
4:00 p.m.
Definable subcategories of modules.
Philipp Rothmaler*, The City University of New York
(10421648) 
4:30 p.m.
Schemic Grothendieck rings.
Hans Schoutens*, City University of New York
(10421462) 
5:00 p.m.
Remarks on Zilber's pseudoexponentiation.
David Marker*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(104203150) 
5:30 p.m.
Stable, $\aleph_0$categorical Algebraic Structures.
Paul Baginski*, University of California, Berkeley
(104203239)

3:00 p.m.