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p-divisible groups study group

Chris Birkbeck and I are organising the Summer 2017 study group on p-divisible groups.

On 19/05 the study group will take place from 11:00-12:00 in MS.04!


Date Title References Speaker
28/04 Overview of p-divisible groups   Alex T
05/05 Finite flat group schemes [1] Alessandro
12/05 The connected-étale sequence and Cartier duality [1],[2],[3] Mattia
19/05 Frobenius Verschiebung and classification of order p group schemes [2], [4, Appen. A] Francesco
26/05 p-divisible groups [2] Marco
02/06 Formal Lie groups [2],[5] John
09/06 Serre-Tate [6],[7],[4] Alex B
16/06 Hodge-Tate decomposition I [2] Chris
23/06 Hodge-Tate decomposition II [2] David
30/06 Dieudonné modules [8] Aurel


[1] Tate, Finite flat group schemes, in modular forms and Fermat's last theorem
[2] Tate, p-Divisible Groups
[3] Mumford, Abelian Varieties
[4] Goren, Lectures on Hilbert modular varieties and modular forms
[5] Chai-Oort, Moduli of abelian varieties and p-divisible groups, CMI notes
[6] Conrad, Gross-Zagier revisited
[7] Moore, Deformations of abelian varieties and Serre-Tate theory
[8] Brinon-Conrad, p-adic Hodge theory, CMI notes

Expository notes: Youcis, Stix, Levin, Lipnowski