NTSGrad Spring 2018
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Graduate Student Number Theory / Representation Theory Seminar, University of Wisconsin – Madison
 When: Tuesdays, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
 Where: Van Vleck B113
The purpose of this seminar is to have a talk on each Tuesday by a graduate student to help orient ourselves for the Number Theory Seminar talk on the following Thursday. These talks should be aimed at beginning graduate students, and should try to explain some of the background, terminology, and ideas for the Thursday talk.
Spring 2018 Semester: Schedule
Date  Speaker (click for homepage)  Title (click for abstract) 
January 23  Solly Parenti  Rankin Selberg Lfunctions 
January 30  Wanlin Li  Intersection Theory on Modular Curves 
February 6  Dongxi Ye  Modular Forms, Borcherds Lifting and GrossZagier Type CM Value Formulas 
February 13  There is a Number theory Seminar scheduled this week. Check: the NTS Spring 2018 page.  
February 20  Ewan Dalby  The Cuspidal Rational Torsion Subgroup of J_0(p) 
February 27  Brandon Alberts  A Brief Introduction to Iwasawa Theory 
March 6  (Arizona Winter School Week)  
March 13  Solly Parenti  Do You Even Lift? 
March 20  Soumya Sankar  Finite Hypergeometric Functions: An Introduction

March 27  (Spring Break)  
April 3  Brandon Alberts  Certain Unramified Metabelian Extensions Using Lemmermeyer Factorizations 
April 10  Niudun Wang  Nodal domains of Maass forms 
April 17  Qiao He  
April 23: 4.00 pm in B139 (Note the different time and location!)  Iván Ongay Valverde  
April 24  Brandon Boggess  
May 1  Qiao He  
May 8  Sun Woo Park 

Organizers
Soumya Sankar (ssankar3@wisc.edu)
Brandon Alberts (blalberts@math.wisc.edu)
Former Organizers
Megan Maguire (mmaguire2@math.wisc.edu)
Ryan Julian (mrjulian@math.wisc.edu)
Other Graduate NTS Pages
The seminar webpage for Spring 2017 is here.
The seminar webpage for Fall 2016 is here
The seminar webpage for Spring 2016 is here
The seminar webpage for Fall 2015, is here.
The seminar webpage for Fall 2017 is here.
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