*Date* |
*Speaker* | *Seminar* | *Title* |

Monday, September 18, 2017 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall * |
**Mihran Papikian**
*Penn State* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | An overview of the theory of Drinfeld modules (joint with Arithmetic Geometry learning seminar; note special start time) |

Monday, September 18, 2017 Start: 4:40 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall * |
**Mihran Papikian**
*Penn State* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Graph laplacians and Drinfeld modular curves (note special start time) |

Monday, September 25, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Thomas Lam**
*UM* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Mirror symmetry for flag varieties via the Langlands program (Joint with Geometry & Physics seminar) |

Monday, October 02, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Ju-Lee Kim**
*MIT* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Jordan Decompositions of cocenters of reductive p-adic groups |

Monday, October 09, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Ari Shnidman**
*Boston College* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Intersections of Heegner-Drinfeld cycles |

Monday, October 16, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**No Talk**
*Fall Break* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Fall Break |

Monday, October 23, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Michal Zydor**
*IAS* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | The relative trace formula of Jacquet-Rallis and applications to the Gan-Gross-Prasad conjecture |

Wednesday, November 01, 2017 Start: 3:10 PM
Location: 3866 East Hall * |
**Ofir Gorodetsky**
*Tel Aviv University* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | New Results on Shifted Correlation of Functions on F_q[T] |

Monday, November 06, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Alvaro Lozano-Robledo**
*University of Connecticut* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | A probabilistic model for the distribution of ranks of elliptic curves over Q |

Monday, November 13, 2017 Start: 5:30 PM
Location: 3088 East Hall * |
**Jayce Getz**
*Duke University* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | A summation formula for triples of quadratic spaces (Note special time and room) |

Monday, November 20, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Leo Goldmakher**
*Williams College* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | The unreasonable effectiveness of the Polya-Vinogradov inequality |

Monday, November 27, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Isabel Leal**
*University of Chicago* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | Generalized Hasse-Herbrand functions |

Monday, December 04, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**John Bergdall**
*Michigan State University* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | TBA |

Monday, December 11, 2017 Start: 4:10 PM
Location: 4088 East Hall |
**Travis Morrison**
*Pennsylvania State University* | Group, Lie and Number Theory | TBA |