A heuristic for boundedness of ranks of elliptic curves

Department of Mathematics Colloquium

Meeting Details

For more information about this meeting, contact Kendra Stauffer, Yuxi Zheng.

Speaker: John Voight, Dartmouth College

Abstract: We describe a heuristic that suggests that ranks of elliptic curves over the rational numbers are bounded. This is joint work with Jennifer Park, Bjorn Poonen, and Melanie Matchett Wood.

Room Reservation Information

Room Number: 114 McAllister

Date: 02/01/2018

Time: 3:30pm - 4:40pm