South East Regional Meeting On Numbers -- SERMON 2007

Conference Program

Preliminary Program

All talks will be held on the ground floor of Manchester Hall in room 016.

Friday, April 20, 2007

16:00Mathematics Colloquium -- Filip Saidak: Sharper Selberg's Lemma
17:30Dinner at the Pit: The Fresh Food Company in Reynolda Hall (Buffet)
19:00Drinks in the Lounge (Manchester Hall room 336)

Saturday, April 21, 2007

10:00Nigel Boston: Factoring iterates mod p
11:00Coffee
11:30David Penniston: Arithmetic properties of Maass forms arising from theta series
12:00Michael Zieve: Polynomial decomposition
12:30Lunch
14:30Jon Grantham: An Unconditional Improvement to the Running Time of the Quadratic Frobenius Test
15:00Gang Yu: Finite 2-bases of integers
15:30Coffee
16:00Matthew Boylan: Non-vanishing of weakly holomorphic modular form coefficients modulo l and applications
16:30Ethan C. Smith: Elliptic Curves, Modular Forms, and Sums of Hurwitz Class Numbers
17:00Robert Juricevic: Explicit upper bounds for &prodp≤p&omega(n) p/(p-1)
19:00Reception at Fred Howard's House

Sunday, April 22, 2007

10:00Alice Silverberg: Point counting on CM elliptic curves
11:00Coffee
11:30Greg Dresden: Look, there's more to say about Conway's Look-and-say sequence
12:00Michael Mossinghoff: Sign changes in sums of the Liouville function

 Organizers: Kenneth S. Berenhaut, Sebastian Pauli, Filip Saidak