Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
Current as of Saturday, January 16, 2016 03:30:11
Joint Mathematics Meetings
Washington State Convention Center and the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA
January 69, 2016 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1116
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Gerard A. Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Higher Genus Curves and Fibrations of Higher Genus Curves in Mathematical Physics and Arithmetic Geometry

Friday January 8, 2016, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Higher Genus Curves and Fibrations of Higher Genus Curves in Mathematical Physics and Arithmetic Geometry, I
Room 310, Washington State Convention Center
Organizers:
Andreas Malmendier, Utah State University, Logan andreas.malmendier@usu.edu
Tony Shaska, Oakland University, Rochester

8:00 a.m.
Mirror symmetry and K3 surface zeta functions.
Ursula Whitcher*, University of WisconsinEau Claire
(1116142382) 
8:30 a.m.
Arithmetic Mirror Symmetry of K3 Surfaces and Hypergeometric Functions.
Charles Doran, University of Alberta
Tyler Kelly, University of Cambridge
Adriana Salerno*, Bates College
Steven Sperber, University of Minnesota
John Voight, Dartmouth College
Ursula Whitcher, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
(1116111550) 
9:00 a.m.
Generalized hypergeometric function identities from superelliptic curves and their associated Kummer varieties.
Adrian Clingher, University of Missouri, St. Louis
Charles Doran*, University of Alberta and University of Maryland
Andreas Malmendier, Utah State University
(1116141788) 
9:30 a.m.
Elliptic curves over function fields and algebraic groups.
David R Morrison*, University of California, Santa Barbara
(1116141991) 
10:00 a.m.
Slopes of families of curves.
Anand Patel*, Boston College
(1116142110) 
10:30 a.m.
Maximal Group Actions on Compact Oriented Surfaces.
Valerie Peterson, University of Portand
Jacob Russell, CUNY Graduate Center
Aaron Wootton*, University of Portland
(1116141082)

8:00 a.m.

Friday January 8, 2016, 1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Higher Genus Curves and Fibrations of Higher Genus Curves in Mathematical Physics and Arithmetic Geometry, II
Room 310, Washington State Convention Center
Organizers:
Andreas Malmendier, Utah State University, Logan andreas.malmendier@usu.edu
Tony Shaska, Oakland University, Rochester

1:00 p.m.
Quasiplatonic actions of some simple groups on Riemann surfaces and their dessins d'enfant.
S. Allen Broughton*, RoseHulman Institute of Technology
(1116141481) 
1:30 p.m.
Picard groups of Hurwitz spaces.
Anand Deopurkar*, Columbia University
Anand Patel, Boston College
(1116141780) 
2:00 p.m.
Conductors and minimal discriminants of hyperelliptic curves with rational Weierstrass points.
Padmavathi Srinivasan*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(111614822) 
2:30 p.m.
Endomorphisms of Abelian Surfaces, Shimura curves, and counterexamples to the Hasse principle.
James Stankewicz*, University of Bristol
(1116111210) 
3:00 p.m.
Equations of Riemann surfaces with automorphisms via partial flattening stratifications.
David Swinarski*, Fordham University
(1116141127) 
3:30 p.m.
Explicit high ranks in higher genus.
Douglas Ulmer*, Georgia Tech
(1116111431) 
4:00 p.m.
Integral minimal models for binary forms.
Lubjana Beshaj*, Oakland University
(1116111279) 
4:30 p.m.
A catalog of genus 2 curves over Q.
Andrew R. Booker, University of Bristol
Andrew V. Sutherland*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
John Voight, Dartmouth College
Dan Yasaki, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
(1116111514) 
5:00 p.m.
Points of bounded degree on curves.
Aaron Levin*, Michigan State University
(1116112568)

1:00 p.m.