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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Francisco, CA, January 1316, 2010 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1056
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Categorical and Algebraic Methods in Representation Theory

Saturday January 16, 2010, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Categorical and Algebraic Methods in Representation Theory, I
Room 3009, 3rd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Jon Brundan, University of Oregon
Julia Pevtsova, University of Washington
Eric Friedlander, University of Southern California eric@kepler.math.northwestern.edu

8:00 a.m.
Morita Equivalence Revisited.
Paul Frank Baum*, Pennsylvania State University
(105616520)

8:30 a.m.
A combinatorial approach to Specht module cohomology.
David J Hemmer*, University at Buffalo, State University of New York
(105620860)

9:00 a.m.
Vanishing ranges for the cohomology of finite groups of Lie type.
Christopher P. Bendel*, University of WisconsinStout
Daniel K. Nakano, University of Georgia
Cornelius Pillen, University of South Alabama
(105620434)

9:30 a.m.
Low Degreel Cohomology for Finite Simple Groups.
Robert M Guralnick*, University of Southern California
Pham Huu Tiep, University of Arizona
(105620450)

10:00 a.m.
Support varieties and representation type.
Joerg Feldvoss, University of South Alabama
Sarah Witherspoon*, Texas A&M University
(105616598)

10:30 a.m.
Bundles and submodule functors.
Jon F Carlson*, University of Georgia
Eric M Friedlander, University of Southern California
Julia Pevtsova, University of Washington
(105620867)

Saturday January 16, 2010, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Categorical and Algebraic Methods in Representation Theory, II
Room 3009, 3rd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Jon Brundan, University of Oregon
Julia Pevtsova, University of Washington
Eric Friedlander, University of Southern California eric@kepler.math.northwestern.edu

1:00 p.m.
A problem of Kollár and Larsen on finite linear groups and crepant resolutions.
Robert M. Guralnick, University of Southern California
Pham Huu Tiep*, University of Arizona
(105620722)

1:30 p.m.
Associated variety of simple finitedimensional modules over classical Lie superalgebras and KacWakimoto conjecture.
Vera Serganova*, UC Berkeley
(105616927)

2:00 p.m.
Categorifying quantum groups.
Aaron D Lauda*, Columbia University
(105616857)

2:30 p.m.
On KhovanovLauda algebras.
Aaron Lauda, Columbia University
Monica Vazirani*, UC Davis
(105605479)

3:00 p.m.
Representations of KhovanovLaudaRouquier algebras and combinatorics of Lyndon words.
Alexander Kleshchev*, University of Oregon
Arun Ram, University of Melbourne
(105617464)

3:30 p.m.
Categorification via Quiver Varieties.
Anthony Licata*, Stanford
Sabin Cautis, Columbia
Joel Kamnitzer, University of Toronto
(105614524)

4:00 p.m.
Blocks in Deligne's category $Rep(S_t)$.
Victor Ostrik*, University of Oregon
(105620502)

4:30 p.m.
Generalized Trace and Dimension Functions in Ribbon Categories.
Nathan Geer, Utah State University
Jonathan Kujawa*, University of Oklahoma
Bertrand PatureauMirand, Université de BretagneSud
(105617238)

5:00 p.m.
On quantum foldings.
Arkady Berenstein, University of Oregon, Eugene
Jacob Greenstein*, University of California, Riverside
(1056171394)

5:30 p.m.
Colored tangle invariants and quantum sl(2) categorification.
Joshua Sussan*, University of California Berkeley
(1056161509)
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