Date | Topic |
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Monday, March 26 | Introduction; the BSD rank conjecture |

Wednesday, March 28 | The BSD rank conjecture |

Friday, March 30 | BSD rank Conjecture and computability of E(Q) |

Monday, April 2 | Computability of E(Q) |

Wednesday, April 4 | Computing with L(E,s) |

Friday, April 6 | Computing L(E,s), part 2 |

Monday, April 9 | The p-adic L-series, part 1 |

Wednesday, April 11 | The p-adic L-series, part 2 |

Friday, April 13 | The p-adic L-series, part 3 |

Monday, April 16 | Galois Cohomology of Elliptic Curves |

Wednesday, April 18 | The Shafarevich-Tate Group |

Friday, April 20 | The Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer Conjectural Formula |

Monday, April 23 | The p-adic Regulator |

Wednesday, April 25 | The p-adic analogue of the BSD Formula, part 1 |

Friday, April 27 | The p-adic analogue of the BSD Formula, part 2 |

Monday, April 30 | CM elliptic curves, part 1 |

Wednesday, May 2 | CM elliptic curves, part 2 |

Friday, May 4 | Heegner Points, part 1 |

Monday, May 7 | Heegner Points, part 2 |

Wednesday, May 9 | Heegner points, part 3 |

Friday, May 11 | Kolyvagin's Euler system, part 1 |

Monday, May 14 | Kolyvagin's Euler system, part 2 |

Wednesday, May 16 | Kolyvagin's Euler system, part 3 |

Friday, May 18 | Kolyvagin's Euler system, part 4 |

Monday, May 21 | Kolyvagin's Euler system, part 5 |

Wednesday, May 23 | Computational verification of BSD, part 1 |

Friday, May 25 | Computational verification of BSD, part 2 |

Monday, May 28 | no class -- Memorial Day |

Wednesday, May 30 | Computational verification of BSD, part 3 |

Friday, June 1 | Computational verification of BSD, part 4 |

According to the UW academic calendar, Math 583 starts on Monday, March 26, 2007 and ends on Friday, June 1, 2007. There is exactly one holiday -- Memorial Day on May 28, 2007.