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HAROLD STARK
elected to the National Academy of the Sciences
Ancestors
 J.J. Von Littrov
 Nikolai Brashman 1834 at Moscow State University
 Pafnuty Chebyshev 1849 at St. Petersburg
 Andrei Markov 1884 at St. Petersburg, On some applications of
algebraic continuous fractions
 Jacob Tamarkin 1917 at St. Petersburg
 D. H. Lehmer 1930 at Brown University, An extended theory of Lucas
functions
 B.A. Caltech, 1961
 M.A. Berkeley, 1963
 Ph.D. Berkeley, 1964; Advisor: Derrick Lehmer; Dissertation: On
the Tenth Complex Quadratic Field with Class Number One
 At MIT 19691990
 At University of California  San Diego
since 1980 (including
department chair 19901994)
Kids and Grandkids
 Jerry Gechter 1974, Teloquent Communications
Corporation, Gaussian sums for Artin Lseries
 Russell Hendel 1974, Towson University,
Improvements on estimates of linear forms of logarithms and
applications

Jeff Lagarias 1974, University of
Michigan, The
4part of the class group of a quadratic field
 Andrew
Odlyzko 1975, University of Minnesota, Lower bounds for
discriminants of
number fields
 Ken Rosen 1976, AT&T, The values of
certain Lseries at s=1
 Jeff Hoffstein 1978, Brown University,
Class numbers of totally complex quadratic extensions of totally
real fields
 Daniel Lieman 1992, Fidelity,
Automorphic Forms and
Cubic Twists of Elliptic Curves
 X. She
 Shamitta Dutta Gupta, Pace
University
 Adrian Diaconu 1999, IAS
 Robert Anderson 1979, New York City,
On the Mertens Conjecture for cusp forms
 Ram
Murty 1980, Queen's University, Artin's Conjecture and
NonAbelian Sieves
 David Clark 1992, Brigham Young University,
The
Euclidean algorithm for Galois extensions of the rational numbers
 Tomasz Stefanicki 1992, University of Toronto, Nonvanishing of
Lfunctions attached to automorphic representations of GL(2)
 Francesco Pappalardi 1993, University of Rome
III, On Artin's conjecture for primitive roots
 Chantal David 1993, Concordia University,
Supersingular Drinfeld modules
 Yuanli Zhang 1994, Carleton University, Some analytic properties of
automorphic Lfunctions
 Francesco Sica 1998, University of Singapore,
The order of vanishing of Lfunctions at the center of the critical
strip
 Malcolm Harper 2000, Champlain College,
Montreal, Z[sqrt(14)] is Euclidean
 Filip Saidak 2001, University of Calgary, On
nonabelian
generalizations of the ErdosKac theorem
 Alina Cojocaru 2002, Princeton University,
Cyclicity of elliptic curves modulo p
 Ted
Chinburg 1980 (Harvard  Tate; Harold likes to count Ted as
half his), University of Pennsylvania, Stark's Conjecture

S. Bae 1988 (University of Pennsylvania), Korean
Institute of Science and Technoloy,
Conjectures of Lichtenbaum and Chinburg over
Function Fields
 S. Kim 1988 (University of Pennsylvania), A
generalization of
Frohlich's Theorem to wildly ramified quaternion extensions of
Q
 D. Solomon 1988 (Brown University), King's College
London, Lichtenbaum's Conjecture for Dirichlet characters
 T. Schmidt 1989 (University of Pennsylvania),
Oregon State University,Congruences for the values at s = O
of quaternionic representations
 T. Costa 1989 (University of Pennsylvania),
National Security Agency, Class number congruences and modular
forms
 A. Agboola 1991 (Columbia University),
University of California  Santa Barbara, Abelian varieties and Galois
module
structure in Global
Fields
 M. Rogers 1991 (Columbia University), On
a
MultiplicativeAddictive Galois Invariant
 G. Pappas 1992 (Columbia University), Michigan
State University, The bad reductions of some HilbertBlumenthal moduli
varieties
 C.F. Lau 1993 (University of Pennsylvania), An
arithmetic capacity
on Grassmanian varieties
 S. Kwon 1994 (University of Pennsylvania),
Galois
module structure
of tame covers
 C. Xiao 1997 (University of Pennsylvania), Galois
module structure
of elliptic curves
 S. Hu 1997 (University of Pennsylvania), On
Eisenstein Cocyles
 Matias Atria 2002 (University of Pennsylvania),
Improved lower bounds for the discriminant of number fields
 Darren Glass 2002 (University of
Pennsylvania),Orthogonal epsilon constants for tame actions of finite
groups on surfaces
 Bob
Styer 1981, Villanova University, Hecke Theory over Complex
Quadratic Fields
 Craig Merow 1990, Doctor En Educacion, Universidad
Nacional Federico Villarreal (Lima, Peru), Providing Beginning Algebra
Students with Mathematical Role Models: The
Rationale, Curriculum, and Field Trial
 Jonathan
Sands 1982, University of Vermont, On the conjecture
of Gross and Stark for Special Values of Abelian Lfunctions over
Totally Real Fields
 Solomon
Friedberg 1982, Boston College, Theta functions, liftings,
and generalized Hilbert modular forms
 Ozlem Immamoglu 1992, University of California,
Santa Barbara, Theta functions and Kubota homomorphisms for the
symplectic group over the Gaussian integers
 Tom Goetze 1995, Ultimate Technology, Inc. On
a cubic Shimura integral
for a rank two symplectic group
 Nancy Allen 1996, CADexterity, On the spectra of
certain graphs arising from finite fields
 Rajiv Gupta 1983, University of British
Columbia, Fields of Division Points of Elliptic curves related
to CoatesWiles
 Jacob Nemchenok 1985, Boston, Fourier
coefficients of modular forms and gaussian sums
 David Grant 1985, University of Colorado,
Theta functions and division points on
abelian varieties of dimension two
 Jane Arledge 1995, Mesa State College,
Sunits attached to genus 3 hyperelliptic curves
 Dee Dee Shaulis 1998, University of
Colorado, Torsion points on the Jacobian of a hyperelliptic image of a
Fermat curve
 Gwynneth Coogan 1999, Hood College, A
generalization
of Jacobi's derivative formula
 Chris Rowe 2003, University of British Columbia,
Simon Fraser, CoatesWiles towers for CMAbelian varieties
 Bret Simon 2003, Colorado School of Mines,
Torsion points on a theta divisor in the Jacobian of a Fermat
quotient
 John
Rhodes 1986, Bates College, Modular forms on padic
planes
 Jeff
Stopple 1986, University of California,
Santa Barbara, A functional equation for some Selberg zeta
functions
 Paul van Mulbregt 1988, Voice Signal Technologies,
Inc, LSeries over Real Quadratic
Fields
 Kit
Ming Yeung 1987, The Chinese University
of Hong Kong, Application of padic gamma function to congruences of
binomial coefficients
 Anne
Schwartz 1989, Modular forms of
weight 1/2 defined on products of padic upper half planes
 David Gove 1989, California State
University, Bakersfield, Modular forms of weight 1/2 over
quadratic imaginary number fields of class number one
 Frank Wang
1991, University of Oklahoma,
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics,
Conductors of Fields Arising from Stark's Conjecture
 Farshid Hajir 1993, University of Massachusetts,
Unramified Elliptic Units
 Mairead Greene 2007, Rockhurst University,
The index of cyclotomic units
 Brett
Tangedal 1994, College of Charleston, The Conjectures
of Sands and Stark for Special Values of Abelian Lfunctions
 Paul van
Wamelen 1994, Louisiana State University, The CM
character of a hyperelliptic curve
 Brian Murray 2002, Department of Defense,
Explicit multiplicative
relations between Gauss sums
 Wendy Miller 1998, LockheedMartin, Counting
points on certain CM elliptic curves modulo primes
 Steve Carlson 1998, NSA Normal Bases in Class
Fields over Real Abelian
Number Fields
 Olav
Richter 1999, University of North Texas, Theta
functions of quadratic forms
 Howard
Skogman 1999, SUNY Brockport, Jacobi forms
over number fields
 Mike Mastropietro 2000, WMS Gaming,
Quadratic forms and relative quadratic extensions
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