Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
New Orleans, LA, January 58, 2007 (Friday  Monday)
Meeting #1023
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Fixed Point Theory, Dynamics, and Group Theory

Friday January 5, 2007, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Fixed Point Theory, Dynamics, and Group Theory, I
Organizers:
Michael R. Kelly, Loyola University
Peter N. Wong, Bates College pwong@bates.edu

8:00 a.m.
The Euler characteristic of the Whitehead automorphism group of a free product.
Craig A Jensen*, University of New Orleans
Jon McCammond, UC Santa Barbara
John Meier, Lafayette College
(102320253)

8:30 a.m.
Strong monotonicity for filtered ends of pairs of groups.
Tom Klein*, Binghamton University
(1023201244)

9:00 a.m.
Some Topological Invariants of Groups and Actions.
Nic Koban*, University of Maine at Farmington
(102320616)

9:30 a.m.
Roots and symetries of pseudoAnosov.
Jerome Los*, CNRS, University AixMarseille1
Jerome Fehrenbach, University of Toulouse
(1023201027)

10:00 a.m.
Fixed points of abelian group actions on surfaces.
John Franks, Northwestern University
Michael Handel, Herbert H Lehman College (CUNY)
Kamlesh Parwani*, University of MissouriSt. Louis
(102337590)

10:30 a.m.
From dynamical systems to surface braid groups.
Daciberg Lima Goncalves, Universidade de Sao Paulo
John Guaschi*, Laboratoire de Mathematiques Emile Picard, UMR CNRS 5580, Universite Toulouse III
(102320989)

Friday January 5, 2007, 2:15 p.m.6:10 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Fixed Point Theory, Dynamics, and Group Theory, II
Organizers:
Michael R. Kelly, Loyola University
Peter N. Wong, Bates College pwong@bates.edu

2:15 p.m.
Selfcoincidences of mappings between spheres. Preliminary report.
Duane Randall*, Loyola University New Orleans
(1023551273)

2:45 p.m.
The uniqueness of the coincidence index on orientable differentiable manifolds.
P. Christopher Staecker*, Messiah College
(1023571220)

3:15 p.m.
Reidemeister classes for automorphisms of Nilpotent groups and applictions for Fixed Point Theory.
Daciberg Lima Goncalves*, University of S\~ao Paulo
Peter Wong, Bates College
(102355179)

3:45 p.m.
Fixed points on model solvmanifold pairs.
Aaron A Reite*, California State University Fresno
(102355870)

4:15 p.m.
Estimating Nielsen numbers on wedge product spaces.
Nirattaya Khamsemanan*, University of Connecticut, Storrs
Seugwon Kim, University of California, Los Angeles
(102314594)

4:45 p.m.
Fixed point bundles of fiberpreserving maps.
Christina L Soderlund*, California Lutheran University
Robert F Brown, University of California, Los Angeles
(1023551311)

5:15 p.m.
On explosion points and fixed points.
Mohammad Abry, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Jan J Dijkstra*, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Jan van Mill, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
(10235430)

5:45 p.m.
Antipodallike theorems and symmetric continua in euclidean spaces.
Jan P. Boronski*, Auburn University
Marian Turzanski, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University
(102326484)
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