During the Spring semester of 2017, a few graduate students and I decided to go through Silverman's The Arithmetic of Elliptic Curves. We meet on Mondays in LeConte 317S from 2-3pm.
The notes included here contain a rough sketch of our informal discussions.
|1/18||Projective Space & Projective Varieties||Alicia Lamarche||(pdf)|
|1/23||Projective Curves, Bezout's Theorem, Elliptic Curves||Alicia Lamarche||(pdf)|
|1/23||Maps between curves||Kevin Sheng||-|
|2/6||Maps between curves||Kevin Sheng||-|
|2/20||Elliptic Curves over $\mathbb C$||Jeremiah Southwick||(pdf)|
|2/27||Research & Related Topics||Alex Duncan||-|
|3/20||Elliptic Functions||Rob Vandermolen||(pdf)|
|3/27||Fun Generalization(s)||Rob Vandermolen||(pdf)|
|4/3||Elliptic Curves over Finite Fields||Alicia Lamarche||(pdf)|
|4/10||Weil Conjectures||Alicia Lamarche||-|