Math dept

Pacific Northwest Number Theory Conference 2014


Talk Schedule

Saturday, May 17, 2014 Sunday, May 18, 2014
09:00 - 09:30 Breakfast and Coffee 09:00 - 09:30 Breakfast and Coffee

09:30 - 10:30 Jeff Vaaler
Sums of small fractional parts and a problem of Littlewood (joint work with Thái Hoàng Lê) (abstract)

09:30 - 10:00 Soroosh Yazdani
Elliptic Wieferich Primes (abstract)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break 10:00 - 10:30 Shabnam Akhtari
Counting integer points on a special family of elliptic curves (abstract)

11:00 - 11:30 Chris Sinclair
Equidistribution of elements of norm 1 in cyclic number fields (abstract)

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:00 Michael Coons
Growth and gaps in regular sequences (abstract)

11:00 - 11:30 Jonas Jankauskas
On Littlewood Polynomials with Prescribed Number of Zeros Inside the Unit Disk (abstract)
12:00 - 14:00 Catering Lunch at IRMACS 11:30 - 12:00 Kyle Bradford
The Straus-Erdös Conjecture (abstract)

14:00 - 15:00 Minhyong Kim
Non-abelian reciprocity laws and Diophantine geometry (abstract)

12:00 - The End
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 - 16:00 Colin Weir
Computing the p-torsion of a Jacobian in characteristic p (abstract)

16:00 - 17:00 Rachel Pries
Superspecial rank of abelian varieties and Jacobians (abstract)

18:00 - Dinner
Club Ilia, 8902 University High St, SFU, Burnaby, BC (604) 568-4993