Infosheet (May 23rd, 2017)

Queen's University - Department of Mathematics and Statistics


Wednesday, May 24

Number Theory Seminar

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Place: Jeffery 422

Speaker: M. Ram Murty

Title: A Short History of Class Field Theory

Abstract Attached

Thursday, May 25

Curves Seminar

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Place: Jeffery 422

Speaker: Mike Roth

Title: Examples

Abstract Attached

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Wednesday, May 24, 11:30 a.m. Jeffery 422 - Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: M. Ram Murty

Title: A Short History of Class Field Theory

Abstract: This is a documentary that I prepared for the ATM School on Class Field Theory, being held in India this month. It is about 54 minutes long and surves developments from Fermat to Langlands.


Thursday, May 18, 1:30 p.m. Jeffery 422 - Curves Seminar

Speaker: Mike Roth

Title: Examples

Abstract: We will look at several classical GIT problems and study them via the 1-parameter criterion.

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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