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Southeastern Spring Sectional Meeting
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
March 2123, 2014 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1097
Associate secretaries:
Brian D. Boe, AMS brian@math.uga.edu
Special Session on Singularities and Physics

Friday March 21, 2014, 3:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Special Session on Singularities and Physics, I
Room 113, Ayres Hall
Organizers:
Mboyo Esole, Harvard University
Paolo Aluffi, Florida State University aluffi@mail.math.fsu.edu

Saturday March 22, 2014, 8:00 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Singularities and Physics, II
Room 113, Ayres Hall

8:00 a.m.
Deformations and Resolutions.
Antonella Grassi*, University of Pennsylvania
Jim Halverson, KAVLI, Santa Barbara
Julius L Shaneson, University of Pennsylvania
(109714195)

9:00 a.m.
Intersection spaces, perverse sheaves and type IIB string theory.
Laurentiu G Maxim*, University of WisconsinMadison
Nero Budur, University of Leuven, Belgium
Markus Banagl, University of Heidelberg, Germany
(10971474)

10:00 a.m.
Canonical singularities and superconformal field theories.
David R Morrison*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(109714232)

Saturday March 22, 2014, 2:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Special Session on Singularities and Physics, III
Room 113, Ayres Hall

Sunday March 23, 2014, 8:00 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Special Session on Singularities and Physics, IV
Room 113, Ayres Hall

8:00 a.m.
Rmatrices acting on the cohomology of flag varieties.
Richard Rimanyi*, UNC Chapel Hill
(109781167)

9:00 a.m.
Geometric Constraints in Heterotic/Ftheory Duality.
Lara B. Anderson*, Virginia Tech
(109714178)

10:00 a.m.
Singularities, swallowtails and topological properties in families of Hamiltonians,.
Ralph M. Kaufmann*, Purdue University
Birgit WehefritzKaufmann, Purdue, Department of Mathematics and Department of Physics
Sergei Khlebnikov, Purdue, Department of Physics
(109758201)

11:00 a.m.
Deformations of Superconformal Field Theories.
Clay Cordova*, Harvard University
(109781314)
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