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Computational Results in Arithmetic Geometry

14th April 1998 to 16th April 1998

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Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Arithmetic Geometry

5 January - 3 July 1998

Organisers: J-L Colliot-Thélène (Orsay); J Nekovár (Cambridge); C Soulé (IHES)

A Newton Institute Workshop on

Computational Results in Arithmetic Geometry

14 - 16 April 1998

The workshop will focus on computations on curves and surfaces defined over number fields and finite fields. Topics covered will include determining Mordell-Weil groups, rational and integral points and applications to cryptography and coding theory.

Provisional Speakers:

J Cremona (Exeter)
G Everest (East Anglia)
EV Flynn (Liverpool)
S Galbraith (Royal Holloway)
F Leprevost (Berlin)
B Poonen (UC Berkeley)
S Siksek (Kent)
N Smart (Hewlett-Packard)
C Smyth (Edinburgh)
N Stephens (Goldsmith's College)

Applications: The workshop will take place at the Newton Institute and accommodation for participants will be provided at Wolfson Court, adjacent to the Institute. The conference package costs £150 which includes registration fees, accommodation, breakfast and evening meals plus lunch and refreshments during the days that the workshop takes place.

For matters about the programme, contact Nigel Smart.

Closing Date for the receipt of applications is 30 January 1998

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