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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
Tuesday January 7, 1997

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 9:00 a.m.4:55 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Applications of Computational Algebraic Geometry
Organizers:
David Cox, Amherst College
Bernd Sturmfels, University of California at Berkeley

9:00 a.m.
Applications to computeraided geometric design.
Thomas Sederberg*, Brigham Young University

10:15 a.m.
Break

10:45 a.m.
Applications to integer programming.
Rekha Thomas*, Texas A\&M University

2:00 p.m.
Combinatorial homotopy of simplical complexes and applications to complex information systems.
Xenia Kramer*, New Mexico State University

3:15 p.m.
Break

3:45 p.m.
Applications to coding theory.
John Little*, College of the Holy Cross

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
AMS Short Course on Mathematical Finance
Organizers:
David Heath, Cornell University
Glen Swindle, University of California at Santa Barbara

9:00 a.m.
Derivative Pricing and Portfolio Management in Markets
Thaleia Zariphopoulou*, University of Wisconsin, Madison

10:30 a.m.
Break

10:45 a.m.
Issues in Risk Management
Andrew Morton*, Fixed Income Research, Lehman Brothers

1:30 p.m.
The use and abuse of numerical methods in derivatives pricing
Ashvin B. Chhabra*, The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York

3:15 p.m.
Break

3:30 p.m.
Absence of Arbitrage and Equivalent Martingale Methods
Freddy Delbaen*, Eidgeneoessische Technische Hochschule, Zurich

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Joint Meetings Registration

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#11: Part A
Teaching a course in the history of mathematics.
Organizers:
Victor Katz, University of the District of Columbia
V. Frederick Rickey, Bowling Green University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#14: Part A
Training tools for TA training workshops.
Organizers:
Marilyn McCollum, North Carolina State University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#17: Part A
On writing class notes and textbooks.
Organizers:
Raymond Coughlin, Temple University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#9: Part A
Interdisciplinary lively applications projects.
Organizers:
David C. Arney, U.S. Military Academy
Frank Giordano, COMAP

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Mathchats

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#11: Part B
Teaching a course in the history of mathematics.
Organizers:
Victor Katz, University of the District of Columbia
V. Frederick Rickey, Bowling Green University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#14: Part B
Training tools for TA training workshops.
Organizers:
Marilyn McCollum, North Carolina State University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#17: Part B
On writing class notes and textbooks.
Organizers:
Raymond Coughlin, Temple University

Tuesday January 7, 1997, 7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
MAA Minicourse \#9: Part B
Interdisciplinary lively applications projects.
Organizers:
David C. Arney, U.S. Military Academy
Frank Giordano, COMAP
Inquiries: meet@ams.org