Curves and L-functions

ICTP Trieste, Italy, 28 August - 8 September 2017
Sponsored by ICTP and EPSRC

Week 1: PhD Summer school "Curves, L-functions, and Galois Representations"

Four lecture courses (mornings) and projects/exercise sessions (afternoons)
Galois representations by Tim and Vladimir Dokchitser
L-functions and BSD by Adam Morgan
Selmer groups and descent by Michael Stoll
Modularity by Jack Thorne

Week 2: Workshop "Arithmetic of Hyperelliptic Curves"

Speakers: Jennifer Balakrishnan, Manjul Bhargava*, Irene Bouw*, Wei Ho, David Holmes, Kiran Kedlaya*, Qing Liu, Jan Steffen Müller, Jennifer Park, David Roberts, Andrew Sutherland*, John Voight, Jerry Wang*, Stefan Wewers.
*un-completely-decided

Apply to participate

Applications are now open on the ICTP website - click one of the two links below and choose 'Apply here' from the left menu. The deadline is May 1, 2017. Apply for school and workshop (1st+2nd week)
Apply for workshop only (2nd week)



If you have questions, please contact one of the organisers:
Tim Dokchitser, Vladimir Dokchitser, Fernando Rodriguez Villegas.