Boston University Number Theory Seminar

Boston University Number Theory Seminar -- Fall 2018

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           
September 24 Seoyoung Kim
(Brown University)
The Sato-Tate conjecture and Nagao's conjecture
October 1 Anna Medvedovsky
(Boston University)
Mod-2 dihedral Galois representations of prime conductor
October 15 David Hansen
(Notre Dame University)
Vanishing theorems for completed cohomology
October 22 Shizhang Li
(Columbia University)
On rigid varieties with projective reduction
October 29 Max Menzies
(Harvard University)
The p-curvature and Bost's conjecture for the Gauss-Manin connection on non-abelian de Rham cohomology
November 5 Harsh Mehta
(University of South Carolina)
Malle's conjecture on Frobenius groups
November 12 Erik Wallace
(University of Connecticut)
Bounds on the Mordell-Weil rank of elliptic curves over imaginary quadratic number fields of class number 1
November 19 Celine Maistret
(Boston University)
Arithmetic of hyperelliptic curves over local fields
November 26 Ali Altug
(Boston University)
Isogeny classes of principally polarized abelian varieties, orbital integrals, and the Steinberg-Hitchin base
December 3 Jan Vonk
(Oxford University)
Non-abelian Chabauty and rational points on curves
December 10 Gabriel Dorfsman-Hopkins
(University of Washington)
Projective geometry for perfectoid spaces

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