NTSGrad Spring 2016
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Spring 2016 Semester
Date | Speaker (click for homepage) | Title (click for abstract) |
DATE | SPEAKER | [ TITLE] |
Jan 26 | David Bruce | Counting Categorically |
Feb 2 | Ewan Dalby | Representation theory and random walks on finite groups |
Feb 9 | Daniel Hast | The Local-to-Global Principle and Approximation Theorems |
Feb 16 | Wanlin Li | Conductors and Minimal Discriminants of Elliptic Curves |
Feb 23 | Jason Steinberg | Borcherds product expansions |
Mar 1 | Brandon Alberts | Heights on Projective Space |
Mar 8 | Joseph Gunther | moved to Thursday |
Mar 15 | Megan Maguire | Stable and Unstable Homology of Configuration Spaces |
Mar 22 | Spring Break, no talk | |
Mar 29 | Jiuya Wang | Introduction to Honda-Tate Theory |
Apr 5 | Vlad Matei | Random Matrix theory and L-functions |
Apr 12 | Soumya Sankar | On the p-torsion of abelian varieties over characteristic p |
Apr 19 | Solly Parenti | What's the point of curves of genus greater than 1? |
Apr 26 | Zachary Charles | Schoof's algorithm for counting points on elliptic curves |
May 3 | Daniel Ross | Introduction to additive combinatorics |
Organizers
Brandon Alberts (blalberts@math.wisc.edu)
Megan Maguire (mmaguire2@math.wisc.edu)
Ryan Julian (mrjulian@math.wisc.edu)
The seminar webpage for last semester, Fall 2015, is here.
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