AMS Sectional Meeting AMS Special Session
Current as of Friday, April 20, 2018 03:30:04
Spring Western Sectional Meeting
 Portland State University, Portland, OR
 April 1415, 2018 (Saturday  Sunday)
 Meeting #1137
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I (ROOM CHANGE: CRAMER HALL, ROOM 383)

Saturday April 14, 2018, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, I (ROOM CHANGE: CRAMER HALL, ROOM 383)
Room 383, Cramer Hall
Organizers:
Adam Boocher, University of Utah
Irena Swanson, Reed College iswanson@reed.edu

8:00 a.m.
Some aspects of the Weak Lefschetz property.
Chris Peterson*, Colorado State University
Zach Flores, Colorado State University
(113713267)

8:30 a.m.
Equivariant syzygies and apolarity.
Jake Levinson*, University of Washington
Jarod Alper, University of Washington
Rowan Rowlands, University of Washington
(113713305)

9:00 a.m.
Local Cohomology of Thickenings.
Jenny R Kenkel*, University of Utah
(113713311)

9:30 a.m.
Asymptotic vanishing behavior of local cohomology.
Hailong Dao, University of Kansas
Jonathan Montaño*, University of Kansas
(113713190)

10:00 a.m.
A duality in Buchsbaum rings and triangulated manifolds.
Satoshi Murai, Osaka University
Isabella Novik*, University of Washington
Kenichi Yoshida, Nihon University
(11371394)

10:30 a.m.
Almost Buchsbaumness of some rings arising from complexes with isolated singularities.
Connor Sawaske*, University of Washington
(113713257)

Saturday April 14, 2018, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, II (ROOM CHANGE: CRAMER HALL, ROOM 383)
Room 383, Cramer Hall
Organizers:
Adam Boocher, University of Utah
Irena Swanson, Reed College iswanson@reed.edu

3:00 p.m.
Reducibility of parameter ideals in low powers of the maximal ideal.
Katharine Shultis*, Gonzaga University
Peder Thompson, Texas Tech University
(113713157)

3:30 p.m.
Two competing versions of the LexPlusPowers Conjecture are equivalent.
Ben Richert*, California Polytechnic State University, SLO
(113713201)

4:00 p.m.
Betti numbers of ideals containing a regular sequence.
Giulio Caviglia, Purdue University
Alessio Sammartano*, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
(113713152)

4:30 p.m.
Symbolic powers and the containment problem.
Eloísa Grifo*, University of Virginia
(113713128)

5:00 p.m.
Distinguishing phylogenetic networks.
Elizabeth Gross*, San Jose State University
Colby Long, Mathematical Biosciences Institute
(113792300)

5:30 p.m.
Transitioning from Commutative Algebra to Data Science, Robots and Biology.
Amelia Taylor*, Zymergen
(11376293)

Sunday April 15, 2018, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Commutative Algebra, III
Room 171, Cramer Hall
Organizers:
Adam Boocher, University of Utah
Irena Swanson, Reed College iswanson@reed.edu

8:00 a.m.
Discussion

8:30 a.m.
Depth bounds for monomial ideals.
Louiza Fouli*, New Mexico State University
Tài Hà, Tulane University
Susan Morey, Texas State University
(113713322)

9:00 a.m.
Realization spaces for matroids.
Madeline V Brandt*, University of California Berkeley
(113713163)

9:30 a.m.
The slack ideal of a polytope.
João Gouveia, Universidade de Coimbra
Antonio Macchia, Università degli Studi di Bari
Rekha R Thomas, University of Washington
Amy Wiebe*, University of Washington
(113705264)

10:00 a.m.
Complete intersections with given Hilbert polynomials.
Christopher Eur*, UC Berkeley
Sung Hyun Lim, Pohang University of Science and Technology
(113713199)

10:30 a.m.
CohenMacaulayness of Initial Ideals of Normal Toric Ideals.
Serkan Hosten*, San Francisco State University
(113713320)
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