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Workshop "Alpbach 2018: Galois Representations and Heights"

This workshop is organized by J. Ayoub, C. Fuchs, R. Pink and G. Wüstholz. The workshop takes place from July 1 - July 6, 2018 at the Böglerhof in Alpbach/Tyrol, Austria.

This, the 12th in a series of Workshops in Alpbach, will feature minicourses given by world class researchers and invited talks by younger researchers, covering topics in arithmetic geometry related to Galois representations and heights. The emphasis includes not only deep theoretical developments, but also applications of a more concrete/computational nature. Minicourses presenting a broad overview of these topics, delivered by top international experts, will be complemented by invited talks highlighting recent progress.

Participants:
Joseph Ayoub (U. Zurich)
Jennifer Balakrishnan (Boston U.)
Olivier Benoist (Strasbourg)
Yohan Brunebarbe (U. Zurich)
Clemens Fuchs (U. Salzburg)
Sergey Gorchinskiy (Steklov Inst., Moscow)
Andrew Kresch (U. Zurich)
Keerthi Madapusi Pera (U. Chicago)
Richard Pink (ETH Zurich)
Jack Thorne (U. Cambridge)
Gisbert Wüstholz (ETH Zurich)
The participants consist of PhD students and postdocs in arithmetic and geometry from Zurich as well as colleagues from Basel, Freiburg, Lausanne, Leiden, Mainz, Moscow, Princeton, Salzburg, and Strasbourg.

Minicourses:
Jennifer Balakrishnan
Jack Thorne
Keerthi Madapusi Pera

(Tentative) Program:
The program will start on Sunday evening, the first talk is scheduled for 17:15-18:45. The detailed program (including abstracts) will be announced here; it includes confirmed minicourses by Jennifer Balakrishnan, Jack Thorne and Keerthi Madapusi Pera as well as invited talks by Olivier Benoist, Y. Brunebarbe and S. Gorchinskiy: Program-2018

Sunday, 01.07.2018 (Arrival day)
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday:
Possible afternoon program: Informal discussion, excursions, hiking tours.
Thursday
Friday, 06.07.2018

(Tentative) Schedule:
09:00 - 10:30: Minicourse lecture
10:30 - 11:00: Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30: Minicourse lecture
12:45: Lunch
13:45 - 15:15: Minicourse lecture
15:15 - 18:00: Time for informal discussion
or
13:45 - 14:45: Invited talk
15:00 - 16:00: Invited talk
16:00 - 18:00: Time for informal discussion
19:00: Dinner

Lecture Notes and Literature:
Further references will be announced here.
Impressum    23.11.2017