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Spring Western Sectional Meeting
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
April 1819, 2015 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1110
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry

Saturday April 18, 2015, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, I
CBC C118, Classroom Building Complex  Building C
Organizers:
Katherine E. Stange, University of Colorado, Boulder kstange@math.colorado.edu
Bianca Viray, University of Washington

8:00 a.m.
Kodaira dimension of moduli of special cubic fourfolds.
Sho Tanimoto, Rice University
Anthony VárillyAlvarado*, Rice University
(111014321)

8:30 a.m.
The Tate Conjecture for surfaces with $p_g=q=1$ and $K^2=2$.
Christopher Lyons*, California State University, Fullerton
Paul Lewis, Columbia University
(111014213)

9:00 a.m.
The NeronTate pairing and elliptic K3 surfaces.
Arthur Baragar*, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
(11101195)

9:30 a.m.
On descending cohomology geometrically.
Jeffrey D Achter*, Colorado State University
Sebastian CasalainaMartin, University of Colorado at Boulder
(111014192)

10:00 a.m.
Insufficiency of the BrauerManin obstruction for Enriques surfaces.
Jennifer Berg*, The University of Texas at Austin
Francesca Balestrieri, University of Oxford
Michelle Manes, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Jennifer Park, McGill University
Bianca Viray, University of Washington
(111011168)

10:30 a.m.
Twists of Shioda modular surfaces of level 4.
Nils Bruin*, Simon Fraser University
Tom Fisher, Cambridge University
(111011186)

Saturday April 18, 2015, 3:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, II
CBC C118, Classroom Building Complex  Building C
Organizers:
Katherine E. Stange, University of Colorado, Boulder kstange@math.colorado.edu
Bianca Viray, University of Washington

3:00 p.m.
Genus 2 curves in cryptography: successes and challenges.
Craig Costello*, Microsoft Research
(111014223)

3:30 p.m.
On the existence of ordinary and almost ordinary Pryms.
Ekin Ozman, Bogazici University
Rachel Pries*, Colorado State University
(111011141)

4:00 p.m.
Computing the rank of Mazur and SwinnertonDyer critical subgroup of elliptic curves.
Hao Chen*, University of Washington
(11101194)

4:30 p.m.
Shimura Degrees and Congruence Primes.
Alyson Deines*, Center for Communications Research
(111011322)

5:00 p.m.
Thue equations with few coefficients.
Shabnam Akhtari*, University of Oregon
(111011255)

5:30 p.m.
Bad reduction of genus 3 curves with complex multiplication.
Irene Bouw, Ulm University
Jenny Cooley, University of Warwick
Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research
Elisa Lorenzo Garcia, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Michelle Manes*, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Rachel Newton, Max Plank Institute for Mathematics
Ekin Ozman, Boğaziçi University
(11101139)

Sunday April 19, 2015, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Arithmetic Geometry, III
CBC C118, Classroom Building Complex  Building C
Organizers:
Katherine E. Stange, University of Colorado, Boulder kstange@math.colorado.edu
Bianca Viray, University of Washington
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