Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

14 Jan 2010 | | *To Be Announced* |

21 Jan 2010 | Yuri Zarhin, Penn State | Hodge groups of certain superelliptic jacobians (joint work with Jiangwei Xue) |

28 Jan 2010 | Le Thai Hoang, UCLA | Arithmetic combinatorics in function fields |

4 Feb 2010 | David Masser, University of Basle | Torsion points and families of elliptic curves |

11 Feb 2010 | Robert C. Vaughan, Penn State University | Integer points on elliptic curves |

18 Feb 2010 | None, None | No talk today |

25 Feb 2010 | Don Richards, Penn State University | Integrals of characteristic polynomials of unitary matrices, and applications to the Riemann zeta function I |

4 Mar 2010 | Don Richards, Penn State University | Integrals of characteristic polynomials of unitary matrices, and applications to the Riemann zeta function II |

18 Mar 2010 | Maosheng Xiong, Penn State University | Statistics of zeroes of zeta functions of a family of curves over a finite field, II |

25 Mar 2010 | Don Richards, Penn State University | Integrals of characteristic polynomials of unitary matrices, and applications to the Riemann zeta function III |

1 Apr 2010 | Robert Vaughan, Penn State University | Pinceton Workshop on Analytic Numb Theory |

8 Apr 2010 | Yuri Zarhin, Penn State University | Ranks of abelian varieties in towers of function fields |

15 Apr 2010 | Angel Kumchev, Towson University | Sums of squares of primes |

22 Apr 2010 | James Sellers, Penn State University | Parity Results for Broken k-Diamond Partitions and (2k+1)-Cores |

29 Apr 2010 | Kirsten Wickelgren, Harvard University | Etale pi_1 obstructions to rational points |

29 Apr 2010 MB315 2:30pm - 3:20pm | Joe Rabinoff, Harvard University | Canonical subgroups for abelian varieties |

26 Aug 2010 | Lunch, PSU | Organisational Meeting |

2 Sep 2010 | Robert Vaughan, Penn State University | Some problems of metrical diophantine approximation |

9 Sep 2010 | Brian Conrad, Stanford University | Pseudo-reductive groups |

16 Sep 2010 | Adrian Vasiu, Binghamton University | Subtle invariants and Traverso's conjectures for p-divisible groups |

23 Sep 2010 | Yuri Zarhin, Penn State University | Jordan properties of groups of birational automorphisms of algebraic surfaces |

30 Sep 2010 | Ravi Rao, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research | The Study of Projective modules over an Affine algebra |

7 Oct 2010 | Roger Plymen, University of Manchester | Kazhdan-Lusztig parameters and extended quotients |

14 Oct 2010 | Kirsten Eisentraeger, Penn State University | Hilbert's Tenth Problem in complementary subrings of number fields |

21 Oct 2010 | Jean Fasel, Ludwig Maximilian Universitaet Muenchen (LMU) | Grothendieck-Witt groups and projective modules |

28 Oct 2010 | Byungchul Cha, Muhlenberg College | Bounds of the summatory function of Moebius function in function fields |

4 Nov 2010 | James Parsons, Hood College | Equivariant Vector Bundles on Spherical Varieties |

11 Nov 2010 | Yuri Zarhin, Penn State University | Polynomials in one variable and ranks of certain tangent maps |

18 Nov 2010 | Robert Oliver, University of Wisconsin | Almost-primes represented by irreducible polynomials |

25 Nov 2010 | None, Thanksgiving | No talk today |

2 Dec 2010 | Robert Vaughan, Penn State University | Some remarks around the least quadratic non-residue |

9 Dec 2010 | Mihran Papikian, Penn State University | On the arithmetic of modular curves over function fields |