Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar
Fall 2018
Talks are at noon on Monday in C630 of University Hall
For more information, or to receive an email announcement of each week's seminar,
contact Nathan Ng < ng AT cs DOT uleth DOT ca > or Dave Morris <>.
Talks in the series this semester:
(Click on any title for more info, including the abstract. Then click on it again to hide the info.)

Date Speaker Title

Aug 27 Allysa Lumley Distribution of Values of $L$-functions associated to Hyperelliptic Curves over Finite Fields
York University

Sept 10 everyone Open problem session

Sept 17 Darcy Best Transversal This, Transversal That
Monash University

Sept 24 Nathan Ng Mean values of $L$-functions

Oct 1 Lee Troupe Distributions of polynomials of additive functions

Oct 4 Khoa Dang Nguyen Linear recurrence sequences and some related results in arithmetic dynamics and ergodic theory
at 12:15pm
in D631
University of Calgary

Oct 15 Muhammad Khan Fractional clique $k$-covers, vertex colorings and perfect graphs

Oct 22 Andrew Fiori The Least Prime in the Chebotarev Density Theorem

Oct 29 Dave Morris Cayley graphs of order $kp$ are hamiltonian for $k < 48$

Nov 5 Peng-Jie Wong Dirichlet's Theorem for Modular Forms

Nov 19 Kirsty Chalker Perron's formula and explicit bounds on sums

Nov 26 Farzad Maghsoudi Finding Hamiltonian cycles in Cayley graphs of order $6pq$

Dec 3 Lucile Devin Continuity of the limiting logarithmic distribution in Chebyshev's bias
University of Ottawa

Past semesters: Fall F2007 F2008 F2009 F2010 F2011 F2012 F2013 F2014 F2015 F2016 F2017
Spring S2008 S2009 S2010 S2012 S2013 S2014 S2015 S2016 S2017 S2018
Click here for a PDF file of abstracts all talks back to 2007 (approx 326K).