July 21-27, 2013

Rational Points 2013

Workshop at Schloss Thurnau



Sunday, July 21     Arrival
  18:30-21:00   Dinner
Monday, July 22 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:00-09:15 Michael Stoll Opening and Welcome
  09:30-10:30 Manjul Bhargava Most hyperelliptic curves over Q have no rational points
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Bjorn Poonen Most odd degree hyperelliptic curves have only one rational point
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-17:00 Michael Stoll Uniform bounds for the number of rational points on hyperelliptic curves with small Mordell-Weil rank
  17:30-18:00 Brendan Creutz 2-torsion in the Brauer group of a hyperelliptic curve
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Tuesday, July 23 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Wei Ho Genus one curves and Hermitian cubes
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Peter Swinnerton-Dyer Diagonal hypersurfaces and the Bloch-Kato conjecture
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:45 Jennifer Park Chabauty's method for symmetric powers of curves
  17:00-17:30 René Pannekoek On p-adic density of rational points on K3 surfaces
  17:45-18:15 Rachel Newton Computing the local part of the Cassels-Tate pairing
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
  20:00-20:15 Jean-Louis Colliot-Thélène Brauer-Manin reicht nicht aus
Wednesday, July 24 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Tom Fisher Jacobians of arbitrary genus 1 curves
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Tim Dokchitser On the existence of evil Jacobians
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
      Free Afternoon (no dinner at the castle)
Thursday, July 25 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Ulrich Derenthal Cox rings and the Manin conjecture
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Bianca Viray Transcendental Brauer elements
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:30 Kęstutis Česnavičius Explicit rank predictions for X0(11) over various number fields
arXiv paper
  16:45-17:15 David Holmes Heights in families of abelian varieties
  17:30-18:00 Cyril Demarche Hasse principle and weak approximation for multinorm tori
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
  20:00   Presentation of new functionality in Magma
Sample Code
Friday, July 26 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Samir Siksek Modularity and Fermat equation over totally real fields
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 David Harari Strong approximation in a family, I
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:45 Jean-Louis Colliot-Thélène Strong approximation in a family, II — What no gentleman would speak of in public
  17:00-18:00 Jennifer Balakrishnan and Steffen Müller p-adic heights and integral points on hyperelliptic curves
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Saturday, July 27 08:30-09:30   Breakfast

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