Number Theory Seminar  Spring 2018
Usually meets Friday at 11:00 am in SEO 612.
Date  Speaker  Title 

January 19

A.C. Cojocaru
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Organizational Meeting 
January 26

McKinley Meyer
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Gaps between primes (I) 
February 2

McKinley Meyer
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Gaps between primes (II) 
February 9

McKinley Meyer
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Gaps between primes (III)  POSTPONED 
February 16

McKinley Meyer
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Gaps between primes (III) 
February 23

Jacob Maybe
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Introduction to Function Field Arithmetic (I) 
March 2

Matthew Fitzpatrick
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Introduction to function field arithmetic (II) 
March 9

Nathan Jones
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Character sums 
March 16

Nathan Jones
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Character sums (part 2) 
March 23

Vlad Serban
University of Vienna 
Bianchi modular forms 
March 30


April 6

Jacob Mayle
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Davenport's constant associated to a finite abelian group 
April 13

Kevin Vissuet
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Elliptic curves with missing Frobenius trace 
April 20

Arda Huseyin Demirhan
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Counting rational points of bounded height 
April 27

Adrian Diaconu
University of Minnesota 
Equivariant Euler characteristics of $\overline{\mathscr{M}}_{g, n}$ 
April 27
(12:00 pm; SEO 612)

Seoyoung Kim
Brown University 
The SatoTate conjecture and Nagao's conjecture 
May 4

Bharathwaj Palvannan
University of Pennsylvania 
Codimension two cycles in Iwasawa theory and elliptic curves with supersingular reduction 