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2018 HKU Number Theory Days
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Event Type: Public Lecture/Forum/Seminar/Workshop/Conference/Symposium
Event Nature: Science & Technology

Event Details

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Session 1Day 1
16/07/2018 10:00-16:00
at Room 210, 2/F, Run Run Shaw Building
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10:00 to 10:50 The distribution of modular symbols and a conjecture of Mazur, Rubin and Stein by Jeffrey Hoffstein, Brown University
11:05 to 11:55 A conjectural extension of Hecke’s converse theorem by Min Lee, University of Bristol
14:00 to 14:50 Langlands functoriality, the converse theorem, and the Rankin-Selberg method by Solomon Friedberg, Boston College
15:05 to 15:25 On a Waring’s problem for integral quadratic and hermitian forms by Jingbo Liu, The University of Hong Kong
15:40 to 16:00 Zeros of Dirichlet series attached to half-integral weight cusp forms by Sudhir Pujahari, The University of Hong Kong
Session 2Day 2
17/07/2018 10:00-15:00
at Room 210, 2/F, Run Run Shaw Building
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10:00 to 10:20 Lagrange Equation with Almost-prime Variables by Tak-Wing Ching, The University of Hong Kong
10:30 to 10:50 Quantum modular forms and singular combinatorial series by Min-Joo Jang, The University of Hong Kong
11:05 to 11:55 TBC by Ben Kane, The University of Hong Kong
14:00 to 14:50 An introduction to the Langland Program by Solomon Friedberg, Boston College
Session 3Day 3
18/07/2018 11:00-18:00
at Room 210, 2/F, Run Run Shaw Building
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11:00 to 11:50 Morita equivalence of Peter-Weyl Iwahori algebras by Allen Moy, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
14:00 to 14:50 An introduction to the theory of multiple Dirichlet series by Jeffrey Hoffstein, Brown University
Session 4Day 3 (Frontiers of Mathematics Lecture)
18/07/2018 17:00-18:00
at Lecture Theatre A, G/F, Chow Yei Ching Building
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Why does Ramanujan, “The Man Who Knew Infinity”, matter? by Ken Ono, Emory University
Session 5Day 4
20/07/2018 14:00-16:00
at Room 210, 2/F, Run Run Shaw Building
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14:00 to 14:50 Polya’s Program for the Riemann Hypothesis and Related Problems by Ken Ono, Emory University
15:10 to 16:00 Can’t you just feel the Moonshine? by Ken Ono, Emory University
Session 6Day 5
23/07/2018 10:00-16:30
at Room 210, 2/F, Run Run Shaw Building
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10:00 to 10:50 Erdos-Szusz-Turan and homogeneous dynamics by Jayadev Athreya, University of Washington
11:05 to 11:55 Linear Forms on Fuchsian Groups by Xin Zhang, The University of Illinois
14:00 to 14:50 Katz’s problem on modular structures of Kloosterman sums by Ping Xi, Xi’an Jiaotong University
15:05 to 15:25 Hecke eigenvalues for GL(n) Maass cusp forms by Yuk-Kam Lau, The University of Hong Kong
15:30 to 15:50 Distribution laws of Hecke eigenvalues by Ming-Ho Ng, The University of Hong Kong
16:05 to 16:25 The Monster Denominator Formula, the Gross–Zagier CM Value Formula, and Their Extensions by Dongxi Ye, Sun Yat-Sen University

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Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Yuk Kam Lau by email at yklau@maths.hku.hk