AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:21:27
2001 Spring Central Section Meeting
Lawrence, KS, March 3031, 2001
Meeting #964
Associate secretaries: Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Number Theory

Friday March 30, 2001, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, I
Room 337, Strong Hall
Organizers:
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin, Madison ono@math.wisc.edu
Cristian Popescu, University of Texas at Austin popescu@math.utexas.edu
Tonghai Yang, Harvard University thyang@math.harvard.edu

9:00 a.m.
On the average of central values of symmetric square $L$functions in weight aspect.
Winfried Kohnen*, Mathematisches Institut, Universitaet Heidelberg, Germany
(96411105) 
9:30 a.m.
Break 
10:00 a.m.
Average Frobenius distributions of elliptic curves with prescribed torsion subgroups.
Kevin L James*, Clemson University
(9641173) 
10:30 a.m.
Zeta functions of an infinite family of K3 surfaces.
David K Penniston*, Furman University
Scott Ahlgren, Colgate University
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin
(96411114) 
11:00 a.m.
A qseries identity which reveals the arithmetic of the Hurwitz zeta function.
Gwynneth G.H. Coogan*, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin, Madison
(9641175)

9:00 a.m.

Friday March 30, 2001, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, II
Room 337, Strong Hall
Organizers:
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin, Madison ono@math.wisc.edu
Cristian Popescu, University of Texas at Austin popescu@math.utexas.edu
Tonghai Yang, Harvard University thyang@math.harvard.edu

3:00 p.m.
Equidistribution of Hecke eigenforms on the modular surface.
Wenzhi Luo*, The Ohio State University
Peter Sarnak, Princeton University
(9641130) 
3:30 p.m.
Unipotent cuspidal representations of $G_2$.
Wee Teck Gan*, Princeton University
Nadya Gurevich, Princeton University
Dihua Jiang, University of Minnesota
(96411221) 
4:00 p.m.
Local models for some Shimura varieties with bad reduction.
Thomas J. Haines*, Institute for Advanced Study/University of Toronto
Bao Chau Ngo, CNRS/Universite ParisNord
(96411180) 
4:30 p.m.
Periodicity Properties for Fourier Coefficients of Half Integral Weight Modular Forms.
Alexandru Tupan*, Johns Hopkins University
(96411112) 
5:00 p.m.
Local duality for unitary groups U(1) and U(2).
Manouchehr Misaghian*, JCSU
(9641126)

3:00 p.m.

Saturday March 31, 2001, 9:00 a.m.11:25 a.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, III
Room 337, Strong Hall
Organizers:
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin, Madison ono@math.wisc.edu
Cristian Popescu, University of Texas at Austin popescu@math.utexas.edu
Tonghai Yang, Harvard University thyang@math.harvard.edu

9:00 a.m.
Independence of Function Field Gamma Values.
W Dale Brownawell*, Penn State University
Matthew A Papanikolas, Brown University
(96411152) 
9:30 a.m.
$t$Modules with Complex Multiplication.
Dale Brownawell, Penn State University
Matthew Papanikolas*, Brown University
(96411103) 
10:00 a.m.
Modular Qcurves and a generalized Fermat equation.
Jordan S Ellenberg*, Princeton University
(96411144) 
10:30 a.m.
On relations between induced representations for $GL_2(Z/p^2Z)$.
Imin Chen*, Simon Fraser University
Bart deSmit, Leiden University
Martin Grabitz, Humboldt University
(9641189) 
11:00 a.m.
On the rank of Jacobian fibrations.
Siman Wong*, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
(9641163)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 31, 2001, 3:00 p.m.5:25 p.m.
Special Session on Number Theory, IV
Room 337, Strong Hall
Organizers:
Ken Ono, University of Wisconsin, Madison ono@math.wisc.edu
Cristian Popescu, University of Texas at Austin popescu@math.utexas.edu
Tonghai Yang, Harvard University thyang@math.harvard.edu

3:00 p.m.
The Birch and SwinnertonDyer formula for modular abelian varieties.
Amod S. Agashe*, University of Texas, Austin
(96411141) 
3:30 p.m.
Euler Products on the Critical Line.
Keith Conrad*, UC San Diego
(96411101) 
4:00 p.m.
The Quadratic Nature of the Markoff Spectrum in $(3+, \sqrt{13}]$.
Thomas A Schmidt, Oregon State University
Mark Sheingorn*, CUNYBaruch
(9641105) 
4:30 p.m.
On the converse theorem in the theory of Borcherds products.
Jan H. Bruinier*, UWMadison
(96411247) 
5:00 p.m.
Modular forms and partitions.
Scott D Ahlgren*, Colgate University
(96411248)

3:00 p.m.