NTS Fall 2014

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Number Theory / Representation Theory Seminar, University of Wisconsin - Madison

  • When: Thursdays, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
  • Where: Van Vleck B105
  • Please join the NT/RT mailing list: (you must be on a math department computer to use this link).

There is also an accompanying NTS_Grad_Fall_2014 graduate-level seminar, which meets on Tuesdays.

Fall 2014 Semester

Date Speaker (click for homepage) Title (click for abstract)
Aug 28 Robert Lemke_Oliver The distribution of 2-Selmer groups of elliptic curves with two-torsion
Sep 04 Patrick Allen Unramified deformation rings
Sep 11 Melanie Matchett Wood The distribution of sandpile groups of random graphs

*** Officially a probability seminar, but will occur in the usual NTS room B105 at the slightly earlier time 2:25 PM.

Sep 18 Takehiko Yasuda Distributions of rational points and number fields, and height zeta functions
Sep 25 Ramin Takloo-Bighash Counting orders in number fields and p-adic integrals
Oct 02 Pham Huu Tiep Nilpotent Hall and abelian Hall subgroups
Oct 09 Michael Woodbury An Adelic Kuznetsov Trace Formula for GL(4)
Oct 16 Robert Grizzard Small points and free abelian groups
Oct 23 Tonghai Yang A conjecture of Colmez
Oct 30 Laura DeMarco Elliptic curves and complex dynamics
Nov 06 Michael Magee Zero sets of Hecke polynomials on the sphere
Nov 13 Yiwei She The Shafarevich conjecture for K3 surfaces
Nov 20 Simon Marshall Endoscopy and cohomology of unitary groups
Nov 27 (Thanksgiving Holiday) (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Dec 04 Joel Specter Commuting Endomorphisms of the p-adic Unit Disk
Dec 11 Ila Varma The mean number of 3-torsion elements in ray class groups of quadratic fields

Organizer contact information

Sean Rostami (srostami@math.wisc.edu)

The seminar webpage for Spring 2014 is here.

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