Periods of Special Cycles and Derivatives of L-Series

JOINT IAS/PU NUMBER THEORY SEMINAR
Topic:Periods of Special Cycles and Derivatives of L-Series
Speaker:Shou-Wu Zhang
Affiliation:Columbia University
Date:Thursday, November 11
Time/Room:4:30pm - 5:30pm/Fine Hall -- 214

In this talk, I will state some conjectures and examples concerning the central derivatives of automorphic L-series in terms of heights of special cycles on Shimura varieties.