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Cohomological Approaches to Rational Points March 27, 2006 - March 31, 2006

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Mar 27, 2006
Monday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Non-abelian Cohomology Varieties and Diophantine Geometry
Minhyong Kim
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  On a Conjecture of Pink
Gaël Rémond
02:15 PM - 03:15 PM
  Distributions in Arithmetic Dynamics
Shou-Wu Zhang (Princeton University)
03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
  Dyson’s Theorem for the Product of Two Curves
Carlo Gasbarri
Mar 28, 2006
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Rational Points over Finite Fields and Cohomological Methods
Hélène Esnault (FU Berlin)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  A Conjecture of Ax and Degenerations of Fano Varieties
János Kollár (Princeton University)
02:15 PM - 03:15 PM
  Rational 1-connectedness and Rational Points
Jason Starr
03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
  Period and Index in the Brauer Group of a Relative Curve
Max Lieblich
Mar 29, 2006
Wednesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Weak Bloch-Beilinson Conjecture for Zero Cycles over p-adic Fields. (joint work with Kanetomo
Shuji Saito
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Zero-cycles on Homogeneous Varieties
Alexander Merkurjev
02:15 PM - 03:15 PM
  Height Zeta Functions : An Arithmetic-motivic Dictionary
Emmanuel Peyre
03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
  Height Zeta Functions : The Case of Toric Varieties
David Bourqui
Mar 30, 2006
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Finite Descent Obstructions and Rational Points
Michael Stoll
02:15 PM - 03:15 PM
  Rational Points on Homogeneous Spaces : A Survey
Philippe Gille
03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
  1-Motives and Principal Homogeneous Spaces of Algebraic Groups
David Harari
Mar 31, 2006
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  The Elementary Obstruction for Homogeneous Spaces
Alexei Skorobogatov
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Growth of Ranks of Abelian Varieties in Dihedral Extensions
Karl Rubin (University of California, Irvine)