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2012 Spring Western Section Meeting
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
March 34, 2012 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1078
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry: Singularities and Moduli

Saturday March 3, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry: Singularities and Moduli, I
Room 306, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Jim Bryan, University of British Columbia jbryan@math.ubc.ca
Jonathan Wise, Stanford University jonathan@math.stanford.edu

8:00 a.m.
The probability that a curve over a finite field is smooth.
Daniel Erman*, University of Michigan
Melanie Matchett Wood, University of Wisconsin
(107814417) 
9:00 a.m.
Towards mirror symmetry for varieties of general type.
Mark Gross*, University of California, San Diego
Ludmil Katzarkov, University of Miami
Helge Ruddat, University of Mainz
(107814171) 
10:00 a.m.
GromovWitten theory of $\mathbb{P}^1 \times \mathbb{P}^1 \times \mathbb{P}^1$.
Dagan Karp*, Harvey Mudd College
Dhruv Ranganathan, Harvey Mudd College
(107814294)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday March 3, 2012, 3:15 p.m.5:55 p.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry: Singularities and Moduli, II
Room 306, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Jim Bryan, University of British Columbia jbryan@math.ubc.ca
Jonathan Wise, Stanford University jonathan@math.stanford.edu

3:15 p.m.
Discussion 
4:15 p.m.
A comparison theorem for relative GromovWitten theories.
Dan Abramovich, Brown University
Steffen Marcus*, University of Utah
Jonathan Wise, Stanford University
(107814413) 
5:15 p.m.
Bundles of generalized theta functions and tautological classes.
Dragos Oprea*, UC San Diego
Alina Marian, Northeastern University
(107814251)

3:15 p.m.

Sunday March 4, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:40 a.m.
Special Session on Algebraic Geometry: Singularities and Moduli, III
Room 306, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Jim Bryan, University of British Columbia jbryan@math.ubc.ca
Jonathan Wise, Stanford University jonathan@math.stanford.edu

8:00 a.m.
Discussion 
9:00 a.m.
Open GW theory and the orbifold vertex.
Dustin J Ross*, Colorado State University
(107814362) 
10:00 a.m.
Jacobian discrepancies and rational singularities.
Tommaso de Fernex*, University of Utah
Roi Docampo, University of Utah
(107814310)

8:00 a.m.
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