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Central Fall Sectional Meeting
Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL
October 24, 2015 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1112
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Special Session on History of Mathematics

Saturday October 3, 2015, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, I
Room 203, Mundelein Center
Organizers:
Steven Jordan, Loyola University Chicago sjorda2@luc.edu

Saturday October 3, 2015, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, II
Room 203, Mundelein Center
Organizers:
Steven Jordan, Loyola University Chicago sjorda2@luc.edu

2:30 p.m.
AlSamaw'al's Curious Approach to Trigonometry.
Yousuf Kerai*, Haque Academy, Aga Khan University, and Habib University, Karachi, Pakistan.
Glen Van Brummelen, Quest University, Squamish, BC, Canada.
Taro Mimura, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom.
(11120112)

3:00 p.m.
AlKashi's Two Methods for Finding $\sin 1^{\circ}$.
Glen R Van Brummelen*, Quest University
(11120118)

4:00 p.m.
The Semicentennial Anniversary of University of Illinois at Chicago.
Steven Hurder*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(111201288)

Sunday October 4, 2015, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, III
Room 203, Mundelein Center
Organizers:
Steven Jordan, Loyola University Chicago sjorda2@luc.edu

Sunday October 4, 2015, 1:30 p.m.3:45 p.m.
Special Session on History of Mathematics, IV
Room 203, Mundelein Center
Organizers:
Steven Jordan, Loyola University Chicago sjorda2@luc.edu
Inquiries: meet@ams.org