1995 Joint Mathematics Meetings, Program by Special Session
AMS Meeting Program by Special Session
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1995 Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Francisco, CA, January 4-7, 1995
Andy R Magid, AMS firstname.lastname@example.org
Donovan H Van Osdol, MAA email@example.com
AMS Special Session on The Simple Group Classification: Second Generation Proof and Applications
Wednesday January 4, 1995, 2:15 p.m.-6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Simple Group Classification: Second Generation Proof and Applications, I
A short history of the classification.
J. L. Alperin*, University of Chicago
The revision project today.
Richard Lyons*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Ron Solomon, Ohio State University, Columbus
The classification of simple groups of special odd type.
Ron Solomon*, Ohio State University, Columbus
A new version of part of the Feit-Thompson theorem.
George Glauberman*, University of Chicago
The uniqueness problem.
Gernot Stroth*, MLU Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Thursday January 5, 1995, 7:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on The Simple Group Classification: Second Generation Proof and Applications, II
Finite subgroups of exceptional algebraic groups.
Martin Liebeck, Imperial College, England
Gary M. Seitz*, University of Oregon
The monster, conformal field theories, and vertex operator algebras.
Geoffrey Mason*, University of California, Santa Cruz
Application of the classification of finite simple groups to group computations.
Larry Finkelstein*, Northeastern University
Weisfeiler's work on finite linear groups.
Walter Feit*, Yale University
Classifying spaces of finite simple groups.
Dave Benson*, University of Georgia
Locally finite simple groups.
Jonathan I. Hall*, Michigan State University
Recent advances in the theory of groups of finite Morley rank.
Tuna Altinel*, Rutgers University, New Brunswick
Thursday January 5, 1995, 2:15 p.m.-4:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on The Simple Group Classification: Second Generation Proof and Applications, III
A problem on generation of finite groups.
Nigel Boston*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Finite groups and arithmetic properties of number fields.
Robert M. Guralnick*, University of Southern California
Modular representations of simple groups and generalizations of modular curves.
Michael D. Fried*, University of California, Irvine
Recognition theorems and Galois theory.
Shreeram S. Abhyankar*, Purdue University, West Lafayette