EPFL  and  ETHZ

Number Theory Days

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

  17 -- 18 April 2008

The Number Theory Days take place every year since 2004, alternatingly in Zurich and Lausanne. In 2008 they are held in Zurich.

Organizers:
Eva Bayer Fluckiger  (EPFL) eva.bayer@epfl.ch

Richard Pink  (ETHZ) pink@math.ethz.ch

Please announce your participation and direct any questions by email to Dana Steimann: dana.steimann@math.ethz.ch

All talks take place in room HG G19.1. Click on title to download an abstract in pdf.

Thursday 17 April 2008

15:15 - 16:15
Bas Edixhoven
(Leiden, NL)
Computing the coefficients of a modular form and related diophantine problems, Part I
17:00 - 18:00
Jean-Marc Couveignes
(Toulouse, F)
Computing the coefficients of a modular form and related diophantine problems, Part II
19:00
Dinner
(Zum Grünen Glas)

Friday 18 April 2008

10:15 - 11:15
David Masser
(Basel, CH)
Torsion points and families of elliptic curves
12:00 - 13:00
Annette Huber
(Leipzig / Freiburg, D)
A p-adic Borel regulator
13:15 - 14:15
Lunch
(Dozentenfoyer)

14:30 - 15:30 Manfred Einsiedler
(Ohio State, USA)
Spectral gap and effective equidistribution


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