London-Paris Number Theory Seminar

Fourth meeting, London, 07/05/2008-08/05/2008

The 4th meeting took place on Wednesday 7th May and Thursday 8th May 2008 in Imperial College London. The theme was "Elliptic curves and abelian varieties". The schedule was

Wednesday 7th May 2008 (in room 130 in the basement of the Huxley Building, Queen's Gate)
2.00-3.00 M. Bertolini (Milan)
Exotic Heegner points and p-adic Rankin L-series
3.00-3.45 Coffee/Tea
3.45-4.45 J. Tilouine (Paris XIII)
Companion Siegel forms and abelian surfaces
5.00-6.00 L. Hughston (King's College London)
Elliptic curves and SIC POVMs (symmetric informationally-complete positive operator-valued measures)

Thursday 8th May 2008 (in the main lecture hall of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, 53 Prince's Gardens)
9.30-10.30 V. Dokchitser (Cambridge)
Parity of the rank of an elliptic curve
10.30-11.00 Coffee/Tea
11.00-12.30 J. Nekovar (Paris VI)
Parity induced growth of Selmer groups of Hilbert modular forms over ring class fields

This meeting was sponsored by: The London Mathematical Society, Imperial College, King's College London, University College London

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