Student Number Theory Seminar -- Spring 2014
We meet in Eckhart 312 on Thursdays from 10:30am-12:00m (see below for the exact schedule). If you want to be added to the mailing list, e-mail me (Sean).
We will be going through Scholze's "The Langland-Kottwitz Approach for the Modular Curve."
April 3 -- Organizational meeting
April 10 -- Dan, exercises from the first video of Scholze's MSRI lectures (homework for this meeting: watch the first video, see resources below for the link)
April 17 -- Jesse - Honda-Tate theory (number of isogeny classes of elliptic curves)
April 24 -- Sean - the part of X(N)(FF_p) associated to an isogeny class. Notes.
May 1 -- Fan - Arthur-Selberg trace formula
May 8 -- Dan - Relating twisted and usual orbital integrals
May 15 -- Sean - The boundary
May 22 -- Jonathan (probably) - Drinfeld Model, computation of nearby cycles
May 29 -- Preston - Special test function
June 5 -- Jingren - Local Langlands
"The Langland-Kottwitz Approach for the Modular Curve.
"The Langland-Kottwitz Approach for Some Simple Shimura Varieties.
Scholze's 2013 MSRI lecture series, videos available at the meeting website.