Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
Current as of Friday, January 18, 2013 00:31:56
Joint Mathematics Meetings
San Diego Convention Center and San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA
January 912, 2013 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1086
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on LFunctions and Arithmetic Geometry

Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on LFunctions and Arithmetic Geometry, I
Room 15B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Alina Bucur, University of California, San Diego alina@math.ucsd.edu
Kiran Kedlaya, University of California, San Diego

8:00 a.m.
Zeros of period polynomials.
J. Brian Conrey*, American Institute of Mathematics
(1086111202) 
8:30 a.m.
Lpackets and abelian varieties.
Jeffrey D Achter*, Colorado State University
Clifton Cunningham, University of Calgary
(1086111664) 
9:00 a.m.
$p$adic heights of Heegner points and Heegner $L$functions.
Jennifer S. Balakrishnan*, Harvard University
Mirela Çiperiani, University of Texas at Austin
William A. Stein, University of Washington
(1086111174) 
9:30 a.m.
The trace of Frobenius of elliptic curves and the $p$adic gamma function.
Dermot McCarthy*, Texas A&M University
(1086111355) 
10:00 a.m.
The $p$rank of Jacobians of cyclic covers of the projective line.
Ekin Ozman, University of Texas at Austin
Rachel Pries*, Colorado State University
Colin Weir, University of Calgary
(1086111667) 
10:30 a.m.
Distribution of zeta zeroes of ArtinSchreier curves.
Alina Bucur, University of California, San Diego
Chantal David, Concordia University
Brooke Feigon, Citi College of New York, CUNY
Matilde Lalin*, University of Montreal
Kaneenika Sinha, IISER Kolkata
(108611466) 
11:00 a.m.
Semiample Bertini Theorems over finite fields.
Daniel Erman*, University of Michigan
Melanie Matchett Wood, University of Wisconsin
(108614472) 
11:30 a.m.
Explicit points on a family of Jacobians of superelliptic curves over global function fields.
Lisa Berger, SUNY, Stony Brook
Chris Hall, University of Wyoming
René Pannekoek, University of Leiden
Jennifer Park, MIT
Rachel Pries, Colorado State University
Shahed Sharif, California State University San Marcos
Alice Silverberg*, University of California, Irvine
Douglas Ulmer, Georgia Institute of Technology
(108611525)

8:00 a.m.

Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:00 p.m.3:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on LFunctions and Arithmetic Geometry, II
Room 15B, Mezzanine Level, San Diego Convention Center
Organizers:
Alina Bucur, University of California, San Diego alina@math.ucsd.edu
Kiran Kedlaya, University of California, San Diego

1:00 p.m.
What is padic BSD for abelian varieties?
William A Stein*, University of Washington
Jennifer Balakrishnan, Harvard
Steffan Muller, Somewhere in Germany
(1086112311) 
1:30 p.m.
Computing Degrees of Parametrizations of Elliptic Curves by Shimura Curves.
Alyson Deines*, University of Washington
(1086112016) 
2:00 p.m.
Lfunctions, periods and the relative trace formula for GL(2n).
Brooke Feigon*, CCNY
(1086111593) 
2:30 p.m.
Identities for $L$functions.
Michael Rubinstein*, University of Waterloo
(1086112205) 
3:00 p.m.
Quaternionic lattice neighbours and automorphic forms.
Sarah A Chisholm*, University of Calgary
(1086111548) 
3:30 p.m.
The Fourier coefficients of harmonic Maass forms of weight one.
William Duke*, UCLA
(1086111348)

1:00 p.m.