Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Antonio, TX, January 1215, 2006
Meeting #1014
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry

Thursday January 12, 2006, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, I
Organizers:
Kelly L. McKinnie, University of Texas at Austin klmckin@math.utexas.edu
David J. Saltman, University of Texas at Austin

8:30 a.m.
Division algebras of prime degree over function fields of surfaces.
Parimala Raman*, Emory University, Atlanta and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Manuel Ojanguren, EPFL, Lausanne
(101414447)

9:00 a.m.
A geometric approach to periodindex problems.
Max Lieblich*, Princeton University
(1014141420)

9:30 a.m.
Orders of finite groups of matrices.
Martin W Lorenz*, Temple University
(101420764)

10:00 a.m.
Division algebras with an antiautomorphism but with no involution.
Patrick Morandi*, New Mexico State University
B. A. Sethuraman, California State University, Northridge
JeanPierre Tignol, Université catholique de Louvain
(101416231)

10:30 a.m.
On graded polynomial identities and algebras with a projective basis.
Eli Aljadeff, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology
Darrell E Haile*, Indiana University
Michael Natapov, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology
(1014201486)

Thursday January 12, 2006, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, II
Organizers:
Kelly L. McKinnie, University of Texas at Austin klmckin@math.utexas.edu
David J. Saltman, University of Texas at Austin

2:15 p.m.
Projective Schur Groups over Henselian Fields.
Eli Aljadeff, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology
Jack Sonn, TechnionIsrael Institute of Technology
A. R. Wadsworth*, University of California, San Diego
(101416703)

2:45 p.m.
Relative Brauer Groups of Function Fields of Binary Cubic Forms.
Ilseop Han*, California State University, San Bernardino
Darrell Haile, Indiana University, Bloomington
Adrian R Wadsworth, University of California, San Diego
(1014161344)

3:15 p.m.
KneserTits Conjecture and outer forms of $E_6$.
Skip Garibaldi*, Emory University
(1014201076)

3:45 p.m.
Indecomposable $p$algebras.
Kelly L. McKinnie*, University of Texas at Austin
(1014161302)

4:15 p.m.
Valuations on Tensor Powers of a Division Algebra.
Patrick J. Morandi, New Mexico State University
B. A. Sethuraman*, California State University Northridge
(101416259)

4:45 p.m.
The Unramified Witt Group of Curves in Characteristic Two.
Bill Jacob*, University of California, Santa Barbara
Roberto Aravire, Universidad Arturo Prat, Iquique, Chile
(101412389)

5:15 p.m.
Discussion

Friday January 13, 2006, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Division Algebras, Galois Theory, Cohomology and Geometry, III
Organizers:
Kelly L. McKinnie, University of Texas at Austin klmckin@math.utexas.edu
David J. Saltman, University of Texas at Austin
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