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2012 Spring Western Section Meeting
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
March 34, 2012 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1078
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry

Saturday March 3, 2012, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, I
Room 210, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Xander Faber, University of Hawaii xander@math.hawaii.edu
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu
Gretel Sia, University of Hawaii gsia@math.hawaii.edu

9:00 a.m.
Heights and postcritically finite rational maps.
Patrick Ingram*, Colorado State University
(107811366) 
9:30 a.m.
Integral Points and Forward Orbits on $\mathbb{P}^n$.
Yu Yasufuku*, Nihon University, College of Science and Technology
(107811273) 
10:00 a.m.
Quantitative equidistribution in dynamics over general fields.
Yûsuke Okuyama*, Kyoto Institute of Technology
(107811233) 
10:30 a.m.
Orbit length statistics and the dynamical MordellLang conjecture.
Par M Kurlberg*, KTH
Ben Hutz, CUNY
Thomas Scanlon, UC Berkeley
Thomas Tucker, Rochester U.
Dragos Ghioca, UBC
Robert Benedetto, Amherst College
(107811246)

9:00 a.m.

Saturday March 3, 2012, 3:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, II
Room 210, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Xander Faber, University of Hawaii xander@math.hawaii.edu
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu
Gretel Sia, University of Hawaii gsia@math.hawaii.edu

3:15 p.m.
Point counts for complete intersections over finite fields.
Alina Bucur*, UCSD
(107811143) 
3:45 p.m.
General dispersion and condensation in Nottingham.
Jonathan Lubin*, Brown University
(10781432) 
4:15 p.m.
Random Dieudonne modules and the CohenLenstra conjectures.
David Michael ZureickBrown*, Emory University
Bryden Cais, The University of Arizona
Jordan Ellenberg, University of WisconsinMadison
(10781142) 
4:45 p.m.
Global lifts with local properties.
Brian Conrad*, Stanford
(107811239)

3:15 p.m.

Sunday March 4, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, III
Room 210, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Xander Faber, University of Hawaii xander@math.hawaii.edu
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu
Gretel Sia, University of Hawaii gsia@math.hawaii.edu

8:00 a.m.
On surjectivity of the Witt vector Frobenius.
Christopher Davis, University of California, Irvine
Kiran S. Kedlaya*, MIT / UC San Diego
(10781137) 
8:30 a.m.
Mahler measures of some K3 surfaces.
MarieJose Bertin, Universite PARIS 6
Amy Feaver, University of Colorado Boulder
Jenny Fuselier, High Point University
Matilde Lalin*, University of Montreal
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii
(107811144) 
9:00 a.m.
Vector heights.
Arthur Baragar*, UNLV
(107811232) 
9:30 a.m.
Lpackets and abelian varieties.
Jeffrey D. Achter*, Colorado State University
Clifton Cunningham, University of Calgary
(107811288) 
10:00 a.m.
Jacobians of Hermitian curves and the supersingular locus.
Rachel J. Pries*, Colorado State University
Colin Weir, University of Calgary
(107811322) 
10:30 a.m.
Torsion and Tamagawa numbers.
Dino Lorenzini*, University of Georgia
(107811282)

8:00 a.m.

Sunday March 4, 2012, 3:15 p.m.4:35 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, IV
Room 210, Kuykendall Hall
Organizers:
Xander Faber, University of Hawaii xander@math.hawaii.edu
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii mmanes@math.hawaii.edu
Gretel Sia, University of Hawaii gsia@math.hawaii.edu

3:15 p.m.
Integral points on elliptic curves and explicit valuations of division polynomials.
Katherine E Stange*, Stanford University
(107811364) 
3:45 p.m.
Ranks of elliptic curves in families of quadratic twists.
Zev Klagsbrun, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Barry Mazur, Harvard University
Karl Rubin*, UC Irvine
(107811134) 
4:15 p.m.
Using elliptic curve with CM by $\sqrt{7}$ to test primality.
Alexander Abatzoglou, UCI
Alice Silverberg*, University of California, Irvine
Andrew V. Sutherland, MIT
Angela Wong, UCI
(107811154)

3:15 p.m.
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