Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by AMS Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Francisco, CA, January 1316, 2010 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1056
Associate secretaries:
Matthew Miller, AMS miller@math.sc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Arithmetic of Function Fields

Thursday January 14, 2010, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Arithmetic of Function Fields, I
Room 3009, 3rd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Allison Pacelli, Williams College apacelli@williams.edu
Michael Rosen, Brown University

8:00 a.m.
Fourier Coefficients, Relations, and Ranks in the Space of Eisenstein Series of a Function Field of a Finite Field.
Michael J. Daniel*, Drexel University
(105611538)

8:30 a.m.
Ramification in iterated towers for rational functions.
John T Cullinan*, Bard College
(105611365)

9:00 a.m.
Tate sequences and applications.
Cristian D Popescu*, University of California, San Diego
(105611373)

9:30 a.m.
Explicit points on elliptic curves over function fields.
Douglas Ulmer*, Georgia Institute of Technology
(1056111161)

10:00 a.m.
On generators of arithmetic groups over function fields.
Mihran Papikian*, Pennsylvania State University
(1056111014)

10:30 a.m.
Ramification Groups and Differents in ArtinSchreier Composita.
Renate Scheidler*, University of Calgary
Qingquan Wu, University of Calgary
(105611757)

11:00 a.m.
Symmetries of characteristic p Lseries.
David Goss*, The Ohio State University
(105611668)

11:30 a.m.
Values of Goss $L$functions for Dirichlet characters at positive integers.
Matthew Papanikolas*, Texas A&M University
(105611431)

Thursday January 14, 2010, 1:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Arithmetic of Function Fields, II
Room 3009, 3rd Floor, Moscone
Organizers:
Allison Pacelli, Williams College apacelli@williams.edu
Michael Rosen, Brown University

1:30 p.m.
A GrossZagier formula for quaternion algebras over totally real fields.
Kristin E. Lauter*, Microsoft Research
Eyal Z. Goren, McGill University
(1056111669)

2:00 p.m.
An $N$point version of the MasonStothers $abc$ Theorem.
Robert L. Benedetto*, Amherst College
(105611659)

2:30 p.m.
The Reflection Theorem for class groups of global function fields and its applications.
Yoonjin Lee*, Ewha Womans University
(105611377)

3:00 p.m.
Prime polynomials.
Paul Pollack*, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
(1056111082)

3:30 p.m.
Function Fields with Class Number Indivisible by a Prime $\ell$.
Michael W Daub*, University of California, Berkeley
Allison Pacelli, Williams College
Michael Rosen, Brown University
Jaclyn Lang, Bryn Mawr College
Mona Merling, Bard College
Natee Pitiwan, Williams College
(1056111110)

4:00 p.m.
Class numbers of function fields.
Jing Long Hoelscher*, University of Arizona
(105611994)
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