Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar
Fall 2011
All talks are at noon on Wednesday in E575
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

Sept 14 everyone Open problem session

Sept 21 Soroosh Yazdani From Pythagoras to Beal?

Sept 28 Joy Morris Generalised n-gons with symmetry conditions

Oct 5 Nathan Ng What is a modular form?

Oct 12 Nathan Ng Simple zeros of modular L-functions

Oct 19 Timothy Trudgian One way to improve Ingham's theorem

Oct 26 Hadi Kharaghani Mutually unbiased Hadamard matrices

Nov 2 Nathan Ng A Theorem of Frobenius

Nov 9 Timothy Trudgian Dirichlet's theorem and an application to the zeta-function

Nov 16 Soroosh Yazdani Introduction to Elliptic Curves

Nov 23 Amir Akbary On a Theorem of Jordan

Nov 30 Dave Morris Hamiltonian Checkerboards

Dec 7 Dave Morris How to make infinitely large numbers from two-player games
Past semesters: Fall 2007 Fall 2008 Fall 2009 Fall 2010
Spring 2008 Spring 2009 Spring 2010