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Graduate Student Number Theory / Representation Theory Seminar, University of Wisconsin – Madison
- When: Tuesdays, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
- Where: Van Vleck B119
The purpose of this seminar is to have a talk on each Tuesday by a graduate student to help orient ourselves for the Number Theory Seminar talk on the following Thursday. These talks should be aimed at beginning graduate students, and should try to explain some of the background, terminology, and ideas for the Thursday talk.
Fall 2015 Semester
Date | Speaker (click for homepage) | Title (click for abstract) |
Sep 08 | Vladimir Sotirov | Chevallay Groups |
Sep 15 | David Bruce | The Important Questions |
Sep 29 | Eric Ramos | Generalized Representation Stability and FI_d-modules |
Oct 20 | Wanlin Li | Untitled |
Oct 27 | Megan Maguire | How I accidentally became a topologist: a cautionary tale |
Nov 3 | Solly Parenti | Golod-Shafarevich or: How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love Cohomology |
Nov 24 | Peng Yu | Introduction to Singular Moduli |
Dec 1 | Daniel Ross | Number theory and modern cryptography |
Dec 8 | Zachary Charles | Generating random factored numbers and ideals, easily |
Dec 15 | Jiuya Wang |
Organizers
Megan Maguire (mmaguire2@math.wisc.edu)
Ryan Julian (mrjulian@math.wisc.edu)
The seminar webpage for last semester, Spring 2014, is here.
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