Infosheet (June 20th, 2017)

Queen's University - Department of Mathematics and Statistics


Wednesday, June 21

Number Theory Seminar

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Place: Jeffery 422

Speaker: Arunabha Biswas

Title: A few comments on higher Mahler measure of

$P_n(z):=(z^n-1)/(z-1)$

Abstract Attached

Thursday, June 22

Curves Seminar

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Place: Jeffery 422

Speaker: Mike Roth

Title: Examples V

Abstract Attached

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Wednesday, June 21, 11:00 a.m. Jeffery 422 - Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Arunabha Biswas

Title: A few comments on higher Mahler measure of $P_n(z):=(z^n-1)/(z-1)$

Abstract: I shall discuss a few known results about higher Mahler measure of $P_n$ and motivation behind a conjecture about the generating function of $P_n$.


Thursday, June 22, 1:30 p.m. Jeffery 422 - Curves Seminar

Speaker: Mike Roth

Title: Examples V

Abstract: We will finish the example of d points in P^1, up to projective automorphisms.

Contact Info

Department of Math & Stats
Jeffery Hall, 48 University Ave.
Kingston, ON Canada, K7L 3N6
Phone: (613) 533-2390
Fax: (613) 533-2964
mathstat@mast.queensu.ca
Office Hours: 8:30am-12:00pm & 1:00pm-4:30pm

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