Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Antonio, TX, January 1215, 2006
Meeting #1014
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights

Thursday January 12, 2006, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, I
Organizers:
Michael J. Mossinghoff, Davidson College mimossinghoff@davidson.edu
Jeffrey D. Vaaler, University of Texas at Austin

8:00 a.m.
Global Discrepancy and Small Points on Elliptic Curves.
Matthew Baker, Georgia Institute of Technology
Clayton Petsche*, The University of Georgia
(101411697)

8:30 a.m.
Effective theorems for quadratic spaces over $\overline{\mathbb Q}$.
Lenny Fukshansky*, Texas A&M University
(101411480)

9:30 a.m.
A Quantitative Measure of Linear Independence for Function Fields.
W Dale Brownawell*, Penn State, University Park, PA
Matthew A Papanikolas, Texas A&M, College Station, TX
(1014111320)

10:00 a.m.
On heights of multiplicatively dependent algebraic numbers.
Cameron L. Stewart*, University of Waterloo
(1014111032)

10:30 a.m.
Maximal Height of Divisors of $x^n1$.
Carl Pomerance, Dartmouth College
Nathan C Ryan*, UCLA
(1014111007)

Thursday January 12, 2006, 2:15 p.m.6:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, II
Organizers:
Michael J. Mossinghoff, Davidson College mimossinghoff@davidson.edu
Jeffrey D. Vaaler, University of Texas at Austin

Friday January 13, 2006, 1:00 p.m.3:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Mahler Measure and Heights, III
Organizers:
Michael J. Mossinghoff, Davidson College mimossinghoff@davidson.edu
Jeffrey D. Vaaler, University of Texas at Austin
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