## Breadcrumb

## Number theory and polynomials

Contact Person: Cathy Badley

**Organisers:** *James McKee*

**Description**

This workshop, at the Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol, UK, sponsored by the Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research, covered a wide range of problems in number theory, with a unifying theme of polynomials.

**Main Speakers**

- Julian Aguirre (Bilbao): Integer Chebyshev constants and the trace of algebraic integers
- Francesco Amoroso (Caen): Lower bounds for the height and size of the class group
- Roger Baker (Brigham Young): Quadratic polynomials modulo one
- Marie Jose Bertin (Paris): Mahler measure from number theory to geometry
- Frits Beukers (Utrecht): Calculation of rational J-maps
- Peter Borwein (Simon Fraser): Some highly computational problems somewhere between
- Steve Cohen (Glasgow): Explicit theorems on generator polynomials over finite fields
- Arturas Dubickas (Vilnius): The set of Mahler measures of integer polynomials
- Tamas Erdelyi (Texas A&M): Inequalities for exponential sums
- Graham Everest (UEA): On primitive prime divisors of polynomial sequences
- Michael Filaseta (South Carolina): Irreducibility and coprimality algorithms for sparse
- Simon Kristensen (Aarhus): Metric Diophantine approximation with polynomials
- Michael Mossinghoff (Davidson)
- Andrzej Schinzel (Warsaw): The reduced length of a polynomial