Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry
Organizers: A. Corso, C. Polini and B. Ulrich

Notre Dame, IN
April 8-9, 2006

This session will be devoted to Commutative Algebra and its interaction with Algebraic Geometry, which played a fundamental role in its formation and development.

The following colleagues will give an invited 20 minute talk:

Shreeram Abhyankar       Purdue University
Donu Arapura       Purdue University
Luchezar Avramov       University of Nebraska
C.-Y. Jean Chan       University of Arkansas
Christine Cumming       Purdue University
Sankar Dutta       University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lawrence Ein       University of Illinois at Chicago
Neil Epstein       University of Michigan
Louiza Fouli       Purdue University
Robin Hartshorne       University of California at Berkeley
Melvin Hochster       University of Michigan
Jooyoun Hong       Purdue University
Su-Jeong Kang       Purdue University
Andrew Kustin       University of South Carolina
Aron Simis       Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil
Anurag Singh       University of Utah
Brent Strunk       Purdue University
Roger Wiegand       University of Nebraska
Sylvia Wiegand       University of Nebraska
Clarence Wilkerson       Purdue University
Jaroslaw Wlodarczyk       Purdue University

For further information, please feel free to contact directly the organizers of the special session --- Alberto Corso (University of Kentucky), Claudia Polini (University of Notre Dame) and Bernd Ulrich (Purdue University).