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Number Theory Seminars Michaelmas 05

  • 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 or Tony Scholl.

    Talks arranged so far (full programme will appear here soon), plus other talks of interest to number-theorists:

    Tuesday 11 October

    Tim Dokchitser (Cambridge)
    "Ranks of elliptic curves in a false Tate curve tower"

    Tuesday 18 October

    Tony Scholl (Cambridge)
    "Higher fields of norms and (phi,Gamma)-modules"

    Tuesday 25 October

    Marie-France Vigneras (Paris VII)
    "On the p-adic local Langlands correspondence"

    Monday 31 October, 5pm, MR2 (Faculty Colloquium)

    Peter Swinnerton-Dyer (Cambridge)
    "Counting Rational Points on Surfaces"

    Tuesday 1 November

    Peter Swinnerton-Dyer (Cambridge)
    "Manin's conjecture on counting rational points"

    Tuesday 8 November

    Samir Siksek (Warwick)
    "Classical and Modular Approaches to Exponential Diophantine Equations"

    Tuesday 15 November

    Ramdorai Sujatha (Tata Institute, Mumbai)
    "Heegner-like phenomena in the false Tate curve extension"

    Tuesday 22 November

    Moritz Kerz (Mainz/Cambridge)
    "The Gersten conjecture for Milnor K-theory"

    Tuesday 29 November

    David Burns (King's College, London)
    "Algebraic p-adic L-functions and main conjectures in non-commutative Iwasawa theory"