AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
Current as of Tuesday, April 12, 2005 15:10:45
2002 Fall Western Section Meeting
Salt Lake City, UT, October 2627, 2002
Meeting #981
Associate secretaries: Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory

Saturday October 26, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, I
Room 219, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Roger Baker, Brigham Young University baker@math.byu.edu
XianJin Li, Brigham Young University xianjin@math.byu.edu
Andrew D. Pollington, Brigham Young University andy@math.byu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Estimates for the number of algebraic numbers of fixed degree and bounded height.
Jeffrey D. Vaaler*, University of Texas at Austin
(9811129) 
8:30 a.m.
Evidence for a Spectral Interpretation of the Zeros of $L$functions from OneParameter Families of Elliptic Curves.
Steven J Miller*, Princeton University
(9811123) 
9:00 a.m.
The pair correlation function of $n^2 \alpha$ modulo one and an equidistribution problem in hyperbolic geometry.
Andreas Strombergsson*, Princeton University
(9811189) 
9:30 a.m.
The Integer Chebyshev Problem.
Peter B Borwein*, Mathematics Department, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
(9811131) 
10:00 a.m.
Counting automorphic forms associated to Galois representations.
Akshay Venkatesh*, MIT
(9811170) 
10:30 a.m.
On Ternary Quadratic Forms.
W Duke*, UCLA
(9811135)

8:00 a.m.

Saturday October 26, 2002, 3:00 p.m.6:50 p.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, II
Room 219, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Roger Baker, Brigham Young University baker@math.byu.edu
XianJin Li, Brigham Young University xianjin@math.byu.edu
Andrew D. Pollington, Brigham Young University andy@math.byu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Elements of class groups of imaginary quadratic fields and ShafarevichTate groups of elliptic curves.
Antal Balog, Math. Institute of Hungarian Acad. Sci.
Ken Ono*, University of Wisconsin at Madison
(9811125) 
3:30 p.m.
Weierstrass points on modular curves.
Scott Ahlgren*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(9811149) 
4:00 p.m.
A generalization of Vinogradov's mean value theorem.
Scott T Parsell*, Penn State University
(9811197) 
4:30 p.m.
Second order modular forms and GL(2) converse theorems.
David W Farmer*, American Institute of Mathematics
(9811151) 
5:00 p.m.
Nearly multiplicative powers of $\eta$.
Adrian D Stanger*, Brigham Young University
(9811138) 
5:30 p.m.
The frequency of vanishings of quadratic twists of modular form Lfunctions.
Michael Rubinstein*, American Institute of Mathematics
Brian Conrey, American Institute of Mathematics
Jonathan Keating, University of Bristol
Nina Snaith, University of Bristol
(9811154) 
6:00 p.m.
Correlations of Short Divisor Sums and Small Gaps Between Primes.
Daniel A Goldston*, San Jose State University
(9811184) 
6:30 p.m.
Siegel Modular Forms, Theta Series, and Hecke Operators.
Lynne Walling*, University of Colorado
(98111110)

3:00 p.m.

Sunday October 27, 2002, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, III
Room 219, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Roger Baker, Brigham Young University baker@math.byu.edu
XianJin Li, Brigham Young University xianjin@math.byu.edu
Andrew D. Pollington, Brigham Young University andy@math.byu.edu

8:00 a.m.
Some doubly exponential sums over primes.
John B Friedlander*, University of Toronto
(98111102) 
8:30 a.m.
Gaps in the Fourier expansions of modular forms.
Emre Alkan*, University of Wisconsin
(9811143) 
9:00 a.m.
Primes and powers of a fixed integer.
Peter D.T.A. Elliott*, University of Colorado at Boulder
(9811124) 
9:30 a.m.
On polynomials with coefficients +1 or 1.
Kwokkwong Stephen Choi*, Simon Fraser University
(9811139) 
10:00 a.m.
Automorphic Boundary Distributions, Voronoi Summation, and Lfunctions on GL(n).
Stephen David Miller*, Rutgers University
Wilfried Schmid, Harvard University
(9811113) 
10:30 a.m.
Complex arithmetic dimensions of fractal strings and membranes.
Michel L. Lapidus*, University of California,Riverside
(9811122)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday October 27, 2002, 3:00 p.m.6:20 p.m.
Special Session on Analytic Number Theory, IV
Room 219, Leroy Cowles Building
Organizers:
Roger Baker, Brigham Young University baker@math.byu.edu
XianJin Li, Brigham Young University xianjin@math.byu.edu
Andrew D. Pollington, Brigham Young University andy@math.byu.edu

3:00 p.m.
Asymptotic Large Sieve.
J. Brian Conrey*, American Institute of Mathematics
Henryk Iwaniec, Rutgers University
(9811174) 
3:30 p.m.
Poincare Series and Kloosterman Sums.
Wladimir de Azevedo Pribitkin*, Haverford College
(9811127) 
4:00 p.m.
Galois representations and arithmetic cohohomology.
Darrin M Doud*, Brigham Young University
(9811190) 
4:30 p.m.
Exponential sums over primes and the WaringGoldbach problem.
Angel V. Kumchev*, University of Toronto
(9811114) 
5:00 p.m.
Exponential Sums With Real Zeros and Fourier Transforms With Real Zeros.
David A Cardon*, Brigham Young University
(9814255) 
5:30 p.m.
Integers with dense divisors.
Andreas Weingartner*, Southern Utah University
(9811145) 
6:00 p.m.
On the Weighted Hilbert Inequality.
XianJin Li*, Brigham Young University
(9811161)

3:00 p.m.