Boston University Number Theory Seminar

Boston University Number Theory Seminar -- Spring 2019

Mondays, 4:15pm in MCS B21
Tea/Cookies at 4:00pm in MCS 144



Schedule of talks (talks at 4:15 in room MCS B21 unless stated otherwise)

DATE      SPEAKER                  TITLE           
February 4 Solomon Friedberg
(Boston College)
Langlands functoriality via L-functions
February 11 Robert Pollack
(Boston University)
Computing weight 1 forms -- a p-adic approach
February 25 Henry Cohn
(Microsoft Research)
Modular forms, Fourier interpolation, and crystals in 8 and 24 dimensions
March 4 Valentijn Karemaker
(University of Pennsylvania)
Comparing obstructions to local-global principles for rational points over semiglobal fields
March 25 Renee Bell
(University of Pennsylvania)
Local-to-Global Extensions for Wildly Ramified Covers of Curves
April 1 Jeehoon Park
(Pohang University of Science and Technology)
Homotopy Lie formula for the Dwork p-adic Frobenius operator
April 8 Lillian Pierce
(Duke University)
Short character sums
April 22 Frank Thorne
(University of South Carolina and Tufts University)
Algebraic Approaches to Enumerating Field Extensions
April 29 Avner Ash
(Boston College)
Real quadratic fields and holomorphic modular forms

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