The 1994 Kyoto Prize Workshops

A Mathematical Tapestry Woven from Number Theory and Geometry

André Weil

/  Mathematician

Basic Sciences

Mathematical Sciences(Including Pure Mathematics)

1994

11 /12 Sat

13:10 - 17:20

Place: Kyoto International Conference Hall

Address:Takaragaike, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0001 Japan

Finished

Program

13:10
Opening Remarks Tadao Oda; Chairman, the Kyoto Prize Screening Committee in Basic Sciences;
Professor, Faculty of Sciences, Tohoku University
Greetings Toyomi Inamori; Managing Director, The Inamori Foundation
Greetings Heisuke Hironaka; Chairman, the Kyoto Prize Committee in Basic Sciences;
Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University
Introduction of Laureate Ichiro Satake; Member, the Kyoto Prize Committee in Basic Sciences;
Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chuo University
“Elliptic Curves”
13:25
Commemorative Lecture André Weil; Laureate in Basic Sciences
“Elliptic Curuves”
14:15
Lecture Tetsuji Shioda; Professor, Faculty of Science, Rikkyo University
“Mordell-Weil Lattices”
15:05
Intermission
15:20
Lecture Kazuhiro Fujiwara; Lecturer, Faculty of Science, Nagoya University
“On the Langlands Correspondence between Galois and Automorphic Representations over Function Fields”
16:10
Lecture Sundararaman Ramanan; Senior Professor, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
“Generalized Abelian Function-A Present Day Point of View”
17:00
Question and Answer
17:20
Closing

Laureates

André Weil

Mathematician

A mathematician who is a giant star of 20th century mathematical sciences, whose remarkable achievements through pioneering works in a wide range of subjects, including number theory and algebraic geometry, have contributed greatly to the rapid development of this field.

*This field then was Field of Mathematical Sciences.

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date
Saturday, November 12, 1994
place
Kyoto International Conference Hall
Coordinator/Chairperson
Masaki Maruyama (Member, the Kyoto Prize Screening Committee in Basic Sciences; Professor, Faculty of Science, Kyoto University)