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Number Theory Seminar Easter 2008

  • Archive of Number Theory Seminars

  • The Number Theory Seminar usually meets on Tuesdays. Unless noted below, all talks will take place at 2.30pm in Room MR13 in the Faulkes Institute of Geometry, Pavilion E, CMS.

    For further information contact John Coates, Tony Scholl or Tim Dokchitser.

    Tuesday 22 April

    Gergely Zábrádi (Cambridge)
    "Pairings and functional equations over the GL2-extension" (Abstract)

    Tuesday 29 April

    Vladimir Dokchitser (Cambridge)
    "Parity of the rank of an elliptic curve"

    Tuesday 6 May

    Victor Snaith (Sheffield)
    "Functoriality of the Canonical Fractional Galois Ideal" (Abstract)

    Tuesday 13 May

    Neil Dummigan (Sheffield)
    "Saito-Kurokawa lifts, Harder's conjecture and ratios of standard zeta values"

    Tuesday 20 May

    David Burns (Kings College London)
    "On main conjectures in non-commutative Iwasawa theory and related conjectures"

    Tuesday 27 May

    Nick Shepherd-Barron (Cambridge)
    "Polynomial formulae for theta functions on Jacobians"

    Wednesday 9 July

    Mark Kisin (Chicago)
    "Shimura varieties mod p"