Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Baltimore Convention Center, Hilton Baltimore, and Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD
January 1518, 2014 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1096
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A. Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Nineteenth Century Algebra and Analysis

Friday January 17, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Nineteenth Century Algebra and Analysis
Room 317, BCC
Organizers:
Frank D. Grosshans, West Chester University
Karen H. Parshall, University of Virginia
Paul R. Wolfson, West Chester University pwolfson@wcupa.edu

1:00 p.m.
Infinitesimals in Analysis 17801830.
Craig G Fraser*, University of Toronto
(109601791) 
1:30 p.m.
The Actual Infinite and Infinitesimals in the 19th CenturyBoon or Bane?
Joseph W Dauben*, Herbert H. Lehman College, The City University of New York
(1096011605) 
2:00 p.m.
The launch of invariant theory: seeking and finding.
Anthony J. Crilly*, London, England
(109601591) 
2:30 p.m.
Transvectants and finiteness: Gordan's way of doing invariant theory:.
Joseph P Kung*, University of North Texas
(10960195) 
3:00 p.m.
Abel's Version of Abel's Theorem.
Harold M. Edwards*, NYUCourant
(1096011003) 
3:30 p.m.
Visual Representation in the Theory of Algebraic Functions and their Integrals in the late 19th Century.
William Thomas Archibald*, Simon Fraser University
(109601965) 
4:00 p.m.
The irreducibility of the cyclotomic polynomials.
Steven H. Weintraub*, Lehigh University
(10960119) 
4:30 p.m.
Group Theory and the Bumpy Road to Abstraction.
Victor J. Katz*, University of the District of Columbia
(109601919) 
5:00 p.m.
Mechanics and Mathematical Physics in NineteenthCentury Britain: An Overview.
Sloan Evans Despeaux*, Western Carolina University
(1096011125) 
5:30 p.m.
The threebody problem.
June E. BarrowGreen*, The Open University, UK
(1096011528)

1:00 p.m.