NTSGrad Fall 2018
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Graduate Student Number Theory / Representation Theory Seminar, University of Wisconsin – Madison
 When: Tuesdays, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
 Where: B113 Van Vleck
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 2018 Semester: Schedule
Date  Speaker (click for homepage)  Title (click for abstract) 
September 11  Brandon Boggess  Praise Genus 
September 18  Solly Parenti  Asymptotic Equidistribution of Hecke Eigenvalues

September 25  Asvin Gothandaraman  Growth of class numbers in [math]\mathbb{Z}_p[/math] extensions 
October 2  Soumya Sankar  Etale Cohomology: the Streets 
October 9  Qiao He  Basics of Trace Formula 
October 16  Ewan Dalby  Etale Fundamental Groups  Some Examples 
October 23  Niudun Wang  BrauerSiegel Ratio for Abelian varieties over Function Fields 
October 30  Wanlin Li  Siegel Varieties and CM points 
November 6  Sun Woo Park  Kloosterman Sums and Kuznetsov Trace Formula 
November 13  Sun Woo Park  Equidistribution of Heegner Points 
November 20  Solly Parenti  What the adhell is a modular form? 
November 27  Yu Fu  Models of Algebraic Varieties over Function Fields of Curves

December 4  Brandon Boggess  Height Functions on Varieties

December 11  Weitong Wang  AxSchanuel and oMinimality 
December 18 

Organizer(s)
Soumya Sankar (ssankar3@wisc.edu)
Former Organizers
Brandon Alberts
Megan Maguire
Ryan Julian
Other Graduate NTS Pages
The seminar webpage for Spring 2018 is here.
The seminar webpage for Fall 2017 is here.
The seminar webpage for Spring 2017 is here.
The seminar webpage for Fall 2016 is here
The seminar webpage for Spring 2016 is here
The seminar webpage for Fall 2015, is here.
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