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1997 Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego, CA, January 811, 1997
Meeting #918
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Donovan H Van Osdol, MAA dv@christa.unh.edu
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Set Theory

Wednesday January 8, 1997, 2:15 p.m.6:35 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Set Theory, I
Organizers:
Matthew D. Foreman, University of California, Irvine mforeman@math.uci.edu

2:15 p.m.
An Elementary Approach to the Fine Structure of L.
Sy D. Friedman*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(91804154)

2:45 p.m.
Automatic continuity of group operations
Slawomir Solecki*, University of CaliforniaLos Angeles
(91804850)

3:15 p.m.
Two applications of model theory to the study of topological groups
Greg Hjorth*, University of California, Los Angeles
(91804155)

3:45 p.m.
Some combinatorial consequences of projective absoluteness.
Joan Bagaria*, Universitat de Barcelona
(91804314)

4:15 p.m.
Partition relations for triple
James E Baumgartner*, Dartmouth College
(91803252)

4:45 p.m.
Forcing closed unbounded subsets of $\omega_{2}$
Mack Stanley*, San Jose State
(918041027)

5:15 p.m.
A classification of small simply definable posets
Jindrich Zapletal*, California Institute of Technology
(918031057)

5:45 p.m.
Cardinal sequences for superatomic Boolean algebras.
Juan Carlos Mart\'{\i}nez*, Facultat de Matem\`atiques, Universitat de Barcelona
(91804734)

6:15 p.m.
Applications of set theory to a question in dynamical systems
A.R.D. Mathias*, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
(91804728)

Thursday January 9, 1997, 8:00 a.m.12:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Set Theory, II
Organizers:
Matthew D. Foreman, University of California, Irvine

8:00 a.m.
Scales in $L(\vec E, R)$
John R. Steel*, Department of Mathematics, U.C. Berkeley
(91804477)

8:30 a.m.
The weak DoddJensen property
Itay Neeman*, Harvard University
John R Steel, University of California at Berkeley
(91804271)

9:00 a.m.
Determinacy and sequences of sharp functions
Derrick Albert DuBose*, University of Nevada
(918041436)

9:30 a.m.
Cardinal Invariants of Euclidean Space
Juris Stepr\={a}ns*, York University
(91803490)

10:00 a.m.
Cardinal Invariants of the Continuum
Tomek Bartoszynski*, Boise State University and Freie Universitat
(91804716)

10:30 a.m.
Nonsaturation of the nonstationary ideal on $\cal P_{\kappa}\lambda$
Douglas R. Burke*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Yo Matsubara, Nagoya University
(918041101)

11:00 a.m.
Some pcf ideas applied to $P_\kappa\lambda$.
Mirna D\v zamonja*, University of Wisconsin
(918041420)

11:30 a.m.
Weaksquareology
James W. Cummings*,
(91803121)

12:00 p.m.
Weak Box Principles and Reflection of Stationary Sets
Menachem Magidor*, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
(91804858)

Thursday January 9, 1997, 2:15 p.m.4:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Recent Advances in Set Theory, III
Organizers:
Matthew D. Foreman, University of California, Irvine

2:15 p.m.
On some cardinal characteristics of the continuum
Andreas R. Blass*, University of Michigan
(918031153)

2:45 p.m.
Some problems in set theory
Thomas J Jech*, Penn State
(91804218)

3:15 p.m.
Limits of embeddings
Richard Laver*, University of Colorado
(91804286)

3:45 p.m.
Strong measure zero sets.
Marion Scheepers*, Boise State University
(91804125)
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