The first **Meeting **of** WaNDS**, the Warwick-Nottingham-Durham-Sheffield Number Theory Group, will be
held on **Friday 14 May 2010** at ** Durham University**.

All talks will take place in ** CM 101 **
in the Department of Mathematical Sciences.

The timetable is as follows:

10:30 __Coffee__* Mathematics Department
Common Room (Room CM211)*

11.30-12.30 **Ulf Kuehn** (Hamburg)

- "Arakelov Theory on Shimura Varieties"

12:30 __Lunch__

2.15-3.15 **Srilakshmi Krishnamoorty **
(Sheffield)

- "Modular degrees of elliptic curves"

3.30-4.30 **Matthew Morrow **(Nottingham)

- "Higher adeles and Grothendiek duality"

WaNDS Number Theory Meetings are jointly organised by the Universities of Durham, Nottingham, Sheffield and Warwick. Financial support is provided by the London Mathematical Society through a Scheme 3 grant, administered by the University of Sheffiled.

The local organizers are: