Number Theory and Algebraic Geometry Seminar



Number Theory and Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Spring Semester 2002

March 6, 2002

Pierre Debes (University of Lille)

Descent theory and arithmetic algebraic geometry

(abstract )

March 13, 2002

Zeev Rudnick (Tel Aviv University)

Divisors of recurrence sequences and torsion points on curves

April 10, 2002

Yair Glasner (Hebrew University)

Ramanujan graphs and their girth

(abstract )

April 23, 2002 (Tuesday at 10:30, note special day and time)

Dan Abramovich (Boston University)

Flips, Moduli and Derived Categories

May 1, 2002 (at 14:00 sharp, note change of time)

Dennis Gaitsgory (University of Chicago)

The Geometric Langlands Program

May 7, 2002

Ilya Tyomkin (Tel Aviv University)

Singular curves on algebraic surfaces

(abstract )

May 29, 2002

Dan Haran (Tel-Aviv University)

Covers of Klein surfaces

(abstract )

June 5, 2002

Alexander Braverman (Harvard University)

Singularities of spaces of formal arcs


June 11, 2002 (Tuesday at 10:30, note change of time and day)

Pierre Milman (University of Toronto)

Standard basis along a Samuel stratum and implicit differentiation


June 19, 2002

Michael Larsen (University of Indiana)

Normal subgroup growth in linear groups

June 24, 2002

Roman Bezrukavnikov (University of Chicago and Northwestern University)

Bundles with connections in prime characteristic, and t-structures on derived categories of coherent sheaves.


Seminars normally take place at 14:15 in room 201, mathematics building

Past years:

Winter semester 2001/2002

Spring semester 2001

Winter semester 2000/2001

Spring semester 2000

Winter semester 1999/2000

Spring semester 1999

Other links:

Number Theory and Algebraic Geometry Research Group at BGU

For inquiries please contact Amnon Besser