Local Langlands seminar

This seminar's topic is the local Langlands conjecture for GL(n) over a p-adic field. More information can be found in the syllabus. Below you will find information about where the seminar meets, a schedule of talks for the seminar and relevant reading for each talk.

Logistics

Location:
MCS B21
Dates:
Monday
2:30pm-4:00pm
Friday
3:00pm-4:30pm

Files

Participants in the seminar should click here to find files relevant to the seminar.

Schedule of talks

Date
Speaker
Topic(s)
 

Jan 17
Jared
Overview and motivation
 
Jan 20
 
No meeting (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
 
Jan 24
Hudson
Number theoretic background
 
Jan 27
Ben
L-functions of Galois representations
 
Jan 31
Aditya
Local ε-factors
 
Feb 3
David C.
Introduction to representation theory of p-adic groups
 
Feb 7
James
Induction
 
Feb 10
Dylan
Supercuspidals and Bernstein-Zelevinsky
 
Feb 14
Ben
Local Whittaker models
 
Feb 17
 
No meeting (perfectoid conference)
 
Feb 21
 
No meeting (perfectoid conference)
 
Feb 24
Hudson
Local L- and ε-factors
 
Feb 28
 
No meeting (BU colloquium)
 
Mar 4
Aditya
Explicit instances of the correspondence
 
Mar 7
John
Characterization of the correspondence
 
Mar 10
 
No meeting (BU spring break)
 
Mar 14
 
No meeting (BU spring break)
 
Mar 17
David R.
Global theory for GL(2), I
 

Mar 21
Jared
Global theory for GL(2), II
 
Mar 24
James
Global theory for GL(n), I
 
Mar 28
 
No meeting (Jordan Ellenberg colloquium)
 
Mar 31
Ben
Global theory for GL(n), II
 
Apr 4
Hudson
L-functions for GL(n)
 
Apr 7
Aditya
Functoriality
 
Apr 11
John
Galois representations
 
Apr 14
Isabel Vogt
Henniart's proof, I
 
Apr 18
Hudson
Equality of L- and ε-factors almost everywhere vs. everywhere
 
Apr 21
 
No meeting (Marathon day)
 
Apr 25
Aditya
Harris' non-Galois automorphic induction
 
Apr 28
David C.
Henniart's proof II