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1999 Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Antonio, TX, January 1316, 1999
Meeting #939
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMSASL Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications

Wednesday January 13, 1999, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, I
Organizers:
Anand Pillay, MSRI and University of Illinois, Urbana pillay@math.uiuc.edu

8:00 a.m.
Smooth stratification in the Pfaffian closure of an ominimal structure.
JeanMaire Lion, Universite de Bourgogne
Patrick U Speissegger*, University of Toronto
(93914587)

8:30 a.m.
Complexity of the Complement of a SubPfaffian Set.
Andrei Gabrielov*, Purdue University
(93903359)

9:00 a.m.
Hardy fields of arbitrary models of polynomially bounded plus exp.
Salma Kuhlmann*, University of Saskatchewan at Saskatoon
FranzViktor Kuhlmann, University of Saskatchewan at Saskatoon
(93903477)

9:30 a.m.
A remark on linear differential operators over the differential field of logarithmicexponential series.
Lou Van den Dries*, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
(93913533)

10:00 a.m.
Weakly ominimal structures: a brief survey.
Charles I. Steinhorn*, Vassar College
(93903905)

10:30 a.m.
"Complex Analysis" over ominimal fields.
Sergei Starchenko*, University of Notre Dame
(93903737)

Wednesday January 13, 1999, 2:15 p.m.5:40 p.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, II
Organizers:
Anand Pillay, MSRI and University of Illinois, Urbana pillay@math.uiuc.edu

2:15 p.m.
Implicit function theorems on a free group and Tarski's problems.
Olga Kharlampovich*, Dept. of Math. and Stat., McGill University, Montreal, Canada
(93920777)

2:45 p.m.
Model Theory of $L_1$spaces.
C. Ward Henson*, Univ. of Illinois
(93903413)

3:15 p.m.
Pureglobal dimensions of modules and their modeltheoretic content .
Philipp S Rothmaler*, University of Illinois
(93903655)

3:45 p.m.
Break.

4:15 p.m.
Local uniformization and the model theory of valued fields in positive characteristic.
FranzViktor Kuhlmann*, University of Saskatchewan at Saskatoon
(93903440)

4:45 p.m.
A New Proof to the New Intersection Theorem.
Hans Schoutens*, Wesleyan University
(93903434)

5:15 p.m.
Elimination of imaginaries in algebraically closed valued fields.
Deirdre Haskell*, College of the Holy Cross
Ehud Hrushovski, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
H. D. Macpherson, University of Leeds
(93903336)

Thursday January 14, 1999, 8:00 a.m.11:55 a.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, III
Organizers:
Anand Pillay, MSRI and University of Illinois, Urbana pillay@math.uiuc.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Model Theory of Partial Differential Fields.
Tracey Baldwin McGrail*, Marist College
(93903588)

8:30 a.m.
Ordinal dimensions of the theory of differentially closed fields.
wai yan Pong*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(93903313)

9:00 a.m.
Countable Models for Random Discrete Structures.
Joel H Spencer*, Courant Institute
(93903315)

9:30 a.m.
Break.

10:00 a.m.
Difference subgroups of commutative algebraic groups over finite fields.
Jose' F Voloch*, Dept. Math., Univ. Texas
(93911125)

10:30 a.m.
Diophantine Geometry of the Torsion of a Drinfeld Module .
Thomas W Scanlon*, University of California, Berkeley
(93911785)

11:00 a.m.
Stable theories with a new predicate.
Enrique Casanovas*, University of Barcelona
Martin Ziegler, University of Freiburg
(93903365)

11:30 a.m.
Finite and Infinite Model Theory.
John T. Baldwin*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(93903292)

Thursday January 14, 1999, 2:15 p.m.4:10 p.m.
AMSASL Special Session on Model Theory and Its Applications, IV
Organizers:
Anand Pillay, MSRI and University of Illinois, Urbana pillay@math.uiuc.edu

2:15 p.m.
Differential Algebraic Groups.
Phyllis J Cassidy*, Smith College
(939121034)

2:45 p.m.
Stability in simplicity.
ByungHan Kim*, MIT
(93903932)

3:15 p.m.
Some novel aspects of the computation of the uncountable spectrum.
Bradd Hart*, McMaster University
(939031133)

3:45 p.m.
Generalized forking: some definitions and examples.
Steven A Buechler*, University of Notre Dame
(93903766)
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