Conference in honour of John H. Coates on the occasion of his 60th birthday

Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge UK, January 13-14 2005

Organisers: I. Fesenko (Nottingham), A. Scholl (Cambridge), R. Taylor (Harvard),
J. Tilouine (Paris), A. Wiles (Princeton)



Thursday 13 January
9:45 - 10:45Stephen Lichtenbaum (Brown) "The Weil-etale topology for number rings"
11:30 - 12:30Jacques Tilouine (Paris) "Low weight rank four Galois representations and Siegel modular forms"
14:30 - 15:30Peter Schneider (Münster) "The p-adic Satake isomorphism"
16:00 - 17:00Kazuya Kato (Kyoto) "Iwasawa theory for units and Iwasawa theory for elliptic curves (a plan)"
19:00 for 19:30 Conference dinner at Emmanuel College
Friday 14 January
10:00 - 11:00Matthias Flach (Pasadena) "Some new cases of the Tamagawa number conjecture"
11:30 - 12:30Ralph Greenberg (Seattle) "The Structure of Galois Cohomology Groups"
14:00 - 15:00Robert Coleman (Berkeley) "Woods Hole, fake CM, near logarithma, too supersingular curves and stable models"
15:30 - 16:30Pierre Colmez (Paris) "On the p-adic local Langlands correspondance for GL_2(Q_p)"

  • Mathematical family tree of John Coates (compiled by S.L. Zerbes, T. and V. Dokchitser) pdf file

  • Supported by London Mathematical Society, Pure mathematics division of University of Nottingham, DPMMS, Cambridge, and the Number Theory Foundation.