July 4-10, 2010

Rational Points 3

Workshop at Schloss Thurnau



with links to papers, slides and/or abstracts

Sunday, July 4     Arrival
  18:30-21:00   Dinner
Monday, July 5 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:00-09:15 Michael Stoll Opening and Welcome
  09:30-10:30 Tom Fisher Families of n-congruent elliptic curves
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Samir Siksek Explicit Chabauty over number fields
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:30 Brendan Creutz Explicit second p-descent on elliptic curves
  16:45-17:15 Tzanko Matev The p-adic analytic subgroup theorem and applications
  17:30-18:00 Kamal Makdisi Using algebraic values of modular forms to obtain models of modular curves
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Tuesday, July 6 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Andreas Stein Computing the divisor class number of a cubic function field over a large base field
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Jakob Stix On the p-adic section conjecture
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:45 Tomer Schlank The étale homotopy type and the local-global principle I
  17:00-17:45 Yonatan Harpaz The étale homotopy type and the local-global principle II
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Wednesday, July 7 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Bjorn Poonen Explicit Descent I : Theory
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Nils Bruin Explicit Descent II : 2-descent on genus 3 Jacobians
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
      Free Afternoon (no dinner at the castle)
Thursday, July 8 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 David Harari On the Brauer-Manin obstruction for integral points on curves
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Alexei Skorobogatov Good reduction of the Brauer-Manin obstruction (Abstract)
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-16:00   Coffee
  16:00-16:35 Peter Swinnerton-Dyer Existence of rational points on, and counterexamples to the Hasse Principle among, some special K3 surfaces
  16:50-17:30 Martin Bright Vanishing of the Brauer-Manin obstruction for some diagonal quartic surfaces
  17:30-18:00 Andreas-Stephan Elsenhans Weil polynomials of K3 surfaces
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Friday, July 9 08:00-09:00   Breakfast
  09:30-10:30 Bianca Viray Insufficiency of the algebraic Brauer-Manin obstruction for Enriques surfaces (Abstract)
  10:30-11:15   Coffee
  11:15-12:15 Tony Várilly-Alvarado Transcendental obstructions to weak approximation on general K3 surfaces (Abstract)
  12:30-13:30   Lunch
  15:00-15:30 David Holmes Canonical heights on hyperelliptic Jacobians I
  15:30-16:00 Jan Steffen Müller Canonical heights on hyperelliptic Jacobians II
  16:00-16:30   Coffee
  16:30-17:00 Robert Miller Numerical verification of BSD for elliptic curves over Q
  18:30-19:30   Dinner
Saturday, July 10 08:30-09:30   Breakfast

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