International Conference on the Occasion of the 60th Birthday of Samuel J. Patterson


Monday, July 27 Tuesday, July 28 Wednesday, July 29
09:00 - 10:00 Registration and official talks 09:00 - 10:00 Daniel Bump
A six vertex model for Schur functions and metaplectic Whittaker coefficients
Jörg Brüdern
The Mellin transform in diophantine analysis
10:05 - 10:50 Alan Beardon
Continued fractions in all dimensions
Valentin Blomer
On the Ramanujan conjecture over number fields
coffee break 10:50 - 11:10 coffee break coffee break
10:20 - 11:20 Andrew Ranicki
A topologist's view of symmetric and quadratic forms
11:10 - 11:55 Dorian Goldfeld
Moments of L-functions
Preda Mihailescu
Seminar Notes on Open Quesitons in Iwasawa Theory
11:30 - 12:30 Manfred Denker
Conformal densities and ergodic theory
12:00 - 12:45 Gautam Chinta
p-adic metaplectic Whittaker functions
Richard Hill
Ramanujan congruences in half-integral weight
short lunch break lunch lunch
13:45 - 14:45
David Kazhdan and Ron Livne
14:15 - 15:00 Jeff Hoffstein
Theta functions on the n-cover of GL(2) and Rankin-Selberg convolutions
Andreas Juhl
From automorphic distributions to Q-curvature
15:00 departure for the SABA-Burg
(bus shuttle from Math. Dept.)
15:05 - 15:50 David Wright
On L-functions with poles at s=1 and 5/6
Martin Olbrich
Invariant objects on limit sets versus de Rham and Dolbeault cohomology
coffee break coffee break
16:10 - 16:55 Norbert Schappacher
On 23 Problems in Hebrew
Martial Hille
Remark on the exponent of convergence and the Hausdorff dimension of the limit set
17:00 - 17:45 Ulrich Bunke
Spectral geometry of hyperbolic manifolds
Bernd Stratmann
On a certain measure
19:00 Common dinner:
LaLocanda, Reinhäuser Landstrasse 22, 37083 Göttingen

Mathematisches Institut, Maximum, Bunsenstr. 3-5, D-37073 Göttingen