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Central 1994 Spring Sectional Meeting
Manhattan, KS, March 25-26, 1994
Meeting #891

Associate secretaries:
Andy R Magid, AMS

Special Session on Global Fields

  • Friday March 25, 1994, 9:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Global Fields, I

    Room 244, Waters

    • 9:00 a.m.
      The Mordell-Weil theorem for Drinfeld modules.
      Bjorn Poonen*, University of California, Berkeley
    • 9:30 a.m.
      A regulator for an Euler product associated to a rank one elliptic A-module.
      Greg W. Anderson*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    • 10:00 a.m.
      Divisors of solitons and algebraic Hecke characters.
      S. K. Sinha*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    • 10:30 a.m.
      Arithmetic of higher-dimensional function fields: The Goss zeta function.
      Mikhail M. Kapranov*, Northwestern University
  • Friday March 25, 1994, 3:00 p.m.-5:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Global Fields, II

    Room 244, Waters

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Order of vanishing of the characteristic p zeta functions.
      Dinesh S. Thakur*, University of Arizona
    • 3:30 p.m.
      On Drinfeld modules of Carlitz type.
      Ji-Nong Co*, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Average Lang-Trotter conjecture for Drinfeld modules.
      Chantal David*, Concordia University
    • 4:30 p.m.
      Average values of L-series in cyclic extensions of F(T).
      Michael Rosen*, Brown University
    • 5:00 p.m.
      A relative class number formula for global function fields.
      Linghsueh Shu*, Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Saturday March 26, 1994, 8:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
    Special Session on Global Fields, III

    Room 244, Waters

    • 8:30 a.m.
      Diophantine approximation on Abelian varieties in characteristic p.
      Jos\'e Felipe Voloch*, University of Texas at Austin
    • 9:00 a.m.
      On a generalization of quasi-algebraic closure.
      Steven Sperber*, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    • 9:30 a.m.
      Algebraic independence and t-modules.
      Robert Tubbs*, University of Colorado
    • 10:00 a.m.
      A function field analogue of Serre's conjecture.
      Nigel Boston, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
      David T. Ose*, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    • 10:30 a.m.
      phi-modules for function fields.
      Yuichiro Taguchi*, Institute for Advanced Study
  • Saturday March 26, 1994, 3:00 p.m.-4:20 p.m.
    Special Session on Global Fields, IV

    Room 244, Waters

    • 3:00 p.m.
      Modular parameterizations of elliptic curves over F_q(T).
      Ernst-Ulrich Gekeler*, University of Saarlandes, Germany
    • 3:30 p.m.
      Computing elliptic curves over function fields using modular symbols.
      Douglas E. Burke*, University of Illinois, Chicago
    • 4:00 p.m.