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2004 Spring Eastern Section Meeting
Lawrenceville, NJ, April 1718, 2004
Meeting #997
Associate secretaries:
Lesley M Sibner, AMS
lsibner@duke.poly.edu
Special Session on Elliptic Surfaces and Elliptic Fibrations

Saturday April 17, 2004, 8:20 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Elliptic Surfaces and Elliptic Fibrations, I
Room 201, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
William L. Hoyt, Rutgers University hoyt@rci.rutgers.edu
Joseph H. Silverman, Brown University jhs@math.brown.edu
Charles F. Schwartz, Rider University schwartz@rider.edu

8:20 a.m.
Welcoming Remarks.

8:30 a.m.
Sections of Yoshida Elliptic $K3$ Surfaces.
William L Hoyt, Rutgers University
Charles F Schwartz*, Rider University
(99714149)

9:00 a.m.
Exlicit stable models of elliptic surfaces.
Gabriele La Nave*, Courant Institute
(9971419)

9:30 a.m.
The NeronSeveri Group of Certain Algebraic Surfaces.
Michael I Rosen*, Brown University
(99711273)

10:00 a.m.
Complex multiplication for elliptic curves associated with sections of certain elliptic surfaces.
William L Hoyt*, Rutgers University
Charles F Schwartz, Rider University
(9971451)

10:30 a.m.
Common divisors of elliptic divisibility sequences over function fields.
Joseph H Silverman*, Brown University
(9971118)

Saturday April 17, 2004, 2:30 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Elliptic Surfaces and Elliptic Fibrations, II
Room 201, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
William L. Hoyt, Rutgers University hoyt@rci.rutgers.edu
Joseph H. Silverman, Brown University jhs@math.brown.edu
Charles F. Schwartz, Rider University schwartz@rider.edu

2:30 p.m.
Ftheory/Heterotic duality for Lattice Polarized Elliptic K3 Surfaces with Section.
Charles Doran*, Columbia University
Adrian Clingher, Stanford University
(99714167)

3:00 p.m.
MordellWeil Ranks of Cyclic Covers of Rational Elliptic Surfaces.
Lisa Fastenberg*, Pace University
(99711188)

3:30 p.m.
Selmer groups of elliptic curves over towers of function fields.
Jordan S Ellenberg*, Princeton University
(9971470)

4:00 p.m.
Pullbacks and Drinfeld Modular Curves.
Christopher J Hall*, Princeton University
(99711128)

4:30 p.m.
Integral points on elliptic curves and 3torsion in class groups.
Harald Andres Helfgott*, Yale
(9971180)

Sunday April 18, 2004, 8:30 a.m.10:45 a.m.
Special Session on Elliptic Surfaces and Elliptic Fibrations, III
Room 201, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
William L. Hoyt, Rutgers University hoyt@rci.rutgers.edu
Joseph H. Silverman, Brown University jhs@math.brown.edu
Charles F. Schwartz, Rider University schwartz@rider.edu

8:00 a.m.
Algebraic Geometry, Object Recognition, and Computer Vision.
Peter Stiller*, Institute for Scientific Computation, Texas A&M University
(99714274)

8:30 a.m.
Vectorvalued modular forms associated to Jacobilike forms.
Min Ho Lee*, University of Northern Iowa
(9971155)

9:00 a.m.
The density of elliptic curves having a global minimal Weierstrass equation.
E Bekyel*, Sabanci University, Turkey
(99711109)

9:30 a.m.
Twentyeight bitangents of a plane quartic curve, decomposition of its Jacobian and the theory of MordellWeil lattices.
Masato Kuwata*, Department of Economics, Chuo University
(99714166)

10:00 a.m.
Elliptic Surfaces and DavenportStothers Triples.
Tetsuji Shioda*, Rikkyo University, Tokyo,Japan
(9971473)

Sunday April 18, 2004, 2:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.
Special Session on Elliptic Surfaces and Elliptic Fibrations, IV
Room 201, Memorial Hall
Organizers:
William L. Hoyt, Rutgers University hoyt@rci.rutgers.edu
Joseph H. Silverman, Brown University jhs@math.brown.edu
Charles F. Schwartz, Rider University schwartz@rider.edu

2:30 p.m.
The effect of zeros of elliptic curve Lfunctions at the central point on nearby zeros.
Steven J Miller*, The Ohio State University
Eduardo Duenez, Johns Hopkins University
Aaron Lint, The Ohio State University
(99711136)

3:00 p.m.
Moments of the rank of elliptic curves.
Siman Wong*, University of Massachusetts Amherst
(99711105)
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