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2010 Fall Central Section Meeting
Notre Dame, IN, November 57, 2010 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1064
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS
benkart@math.wisc.edu
Special Session on Hilbert Functions in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics

Saturday November 6, 2010, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Hilbert Functions in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics, I
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University fabrizio.zanello@gmail.com
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame juan.c.migliore.1@nd.edu
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky uwenagel@ms.uky.edu

8:30 a.m.
When do two nilpotent matrices commute?
Anthony A. Iarrobino, Jr.*, Northeastern University
Roberta Basili, Perugia
Leila Khatami, Northeastern University
(106413383)

9:00 a.m.
Fat points, graded Betti numbers and geometry.
Brian Harbourne*, University of NebraskaLincoln
(106414118)

9:30 a.m.
Star configuration points and hypersurfaces.
Enrico Carlini*, Politecnico di Torino
(106413231)

10:00 a.m.
Locally CohenMacaulay unions of surfaces in $P^4$.
Hirotachi Abo, University of Idaho
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
(106414332)

10:30 a.m.
Revisiting the Spreading and Covering Numbers.
Ben Babcock, Lakehead University
Adam Van Tuyl*, Lakehead University
(106413377)

Saturday November 6, 2010, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Hilbert Functions in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics, II
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University fabrizio.zanello@gmail.com
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame juan.c.migliore.1@nd.edu
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky uwenagel@ms.uky.edu

2:30 p.m.
Face rings of complexes with singularities.
Ezra Miller, Duke University
Isabella Novik*, University of Washington , Seattle
Ed Swartz, Cornell University
(106413116)

3:00 p.m.
Borel ideals via Borel generators, I.
Christopher A Francisco, Oklahoma State University
Jeff Mermin*, Oklahoma State University
Jay Schweig, University of Kansas
(106413337)

3:30 p.m.
Borel Ideals Via Borel Generators II.
Jay Schweig*, University of Kansas
Christopher Francisco, Oklahoma State University
Jeffrey Mermin, Oklahoma State University
(106413361)

4:00 p.m.
Depth of Edge Rings Arising from Finite Graphs.
Takayuki Hibi, Osaka University
Akihiro Higashitani, Osaka University
Kyouko Kimura, Shizuoka University
Augustine B. O'Keefe*, Tulane University
(106413240)

4:30 p.m.
Updown numbers and the initial monomials of the slope variety.
Jeremy L Martin*, University of Kansas
Jennifer D Wagner, Washburn University
(106405162)

5:00 p.m.
The unimodality of pure Osequences of type three in three variables.
Bernadette M Boyle*, University of Notre Dame
(106413256)

Sunday November 7, 2010, 8:30 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Hilbert Functions in Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics, III
Room 138, DeBartolo Hall
Organizers:
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University fabrizio.zanello@gmail.com
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame juan.c.migliore.1@nd.edu
Uwe Nagel, University of Kentucky uwenagel@ms.uky.edu

8:30 a.m.
Thirty years and counting.
Edward Swartz*, Cornell University
(106405139)

9:00 a.m.
Generalized permutohedra, hvector of cotransversal matroids and pure Osequences.
SuHo Oh*, MIT
(10640569)

9:30 a.m.
Pure $O$sequences and Matroid $h$vectors.
Huy Tai Ha, Tulane University
Erik Stokes*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
Fabrizio Zanello, Michigan Technological University
(106413275)

10:00 a.m.
Points, regularity, minimum distance.
Stefan O Tohaneanu*, Department of Mathematics / The University of Western Ontario
(106413103)

10:30 a.m.
Minimal Free Resolutions of General Points on Cubic Surfaces.
Juan Migliore, University of Notre Dame
Megan Patnott*, University of Notre Dame
(106413218)

11:00 a.m.
Stable monomial ideals with a given Hilbert polynomial.
Dennis K. Moore*, University of Kentucky
Uwe R. Nagel, University of Kentucky
(106413321)

11:30 a.m.
Componentwise linear ideals arising from simplicial trees.
Massimo Caboara, University of Pisa, Italy
Sara Faridi*, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
(106413363)
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