Southern Regional Algebra Conference 2013

Southeastern Louisiana University
Hammond, Louisiana USA

15-17 March 2013


The 2013 Southern Regional Algebra Conference will be held from Friday 15 March 2013 through Sunday, 17 March 2013 at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana. Sessions will take place from 1:00 Friday through (approx) 12:00 Sunday. The talks will be given in Fayard Hall on the campus of the University.


All talks will be held in Fayard Hall. The talks will each be twenty-five minutes in length. For our speakers, the room in which we will have the sessions will have a computer (PC) with attached data projector, an overhead projector, and ample white boards. There is also a laptop connection (PC, not Mac) to the data projector.


We ask that anyone interested in presenting at the conference submit a title and abstract for their talk. We prefer files to be sent in either .doc or .tex format whenever possible. The deadline for submitting your title and abstract is Thursday, 28 Feb 2013. Files should be sent to Kent Neuerburg at Also, if your travel plans necessitate your arriving late or leaving early, please include that information so that we can schedule your talk accordingly.

As is usual with this conference, dinner will be provided Friday evening and a picnic will be held Saturday afternoon.


As is custon with the Southern Regional Algebra Conference, there is no registration fee. However, we would like for all participants to register by e-mailing to with the following information.


For those wishing to make lodging arrangements, a list of suggested local hotels is available here.

As always, please inform your colleagues about the conference as our mailing list may not be complete. We look forward to seeing you in Hammond.


Southeastern Lousiana University is located in Hammond, Louisiana which lies at the intersection of Interstate Highway 55 and Interstate Highway 12. The university is serviced by Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans, Louisiana and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Each airport is approximately 45 miles (72 km) from the university. Unfortunately, there is no train or bus service to Hammond from either airport.

Shuttle service from either airport to the university is available. Current shuttle cost between Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans and Southeastern Louisiana University is $65 each way, between Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport and Southeastern Louisiana University is $80 each way. The shuttle service is available 24 hours a day, but there is an additional charge for service between 11:00pm and 7:00am (21:00 to 07:00). Reservations may be made by telephone at 1.985.386.3861.

Car rental is available at both airports (reservations are recommended).

Driving directions to Southeastern's campus may be found here.

Organizing Committee: G. Alan Cannon (, Lucyna Kabza (, Kent M. Neuerburg (, Gary Walls (, Lin Hong Wang (

Last update 20 October 2012