algebraic number theory


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algebraic number theory

[¦al·jə¦brā·ik ′nəm·bər ‚thē·ə·rē]
(mathematics)
The study of properties of real numbers, especially integers, using the methods of abstract algebra.
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Prerequisites are algebraic geometry, algebraic number theory, and some group cohomology.
Particularly, we bring symmetries, computational- and complexity theoretic aspects, and connections with algebraic number theory, -geometry, and -combinatorics into play in novel ways.
Neukirch, Algebraic number theory, translated from the 1992 German original and with a note by Norbert Schappacher, Grundlehren der Mathematischen Wissenschaften, 322, Springer, Berlin, 1999.
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Eleven contributions are selected from the eight working groups in the areas of elliptic surfaces and the Mahler measure, analytic number theory, number theory in functions fields and algebraic geometry over finite fields, arithmetic algebraic geometry, K-theory and algebraic number theory, arithmetic geometry, modular forms, and arithmetic intersection theory.
distinguished for his many fundamental contributions in algebraic number theory, arithmetic geometry and related areas in algebraic geometry), the Serre-Tate theorem in algebraic geometry, says that under certain conditions an abelian scheme (an projective algebraic variety that is also an algebraic group, i.
Ten chapters cover algebraic number theory and quadratic fields; ideal theory; binary quadratic forms; Diophantine approximation; arithmetic functions; p-adic analysis; Dirichlet characters, density, and primes in progression; applications to Diophantine equations; elliptic curves; and modular forms.
Even more of a challenge to come to grips with the complexities of Pythagoras and algebraic number theory if your dad is out of work and the family diet is baked beans.
Mathematicians reached a milestone in algebraic number theory by proving the local Langlands correspondence, a conjecture that concerns prime numbers and perfect squares (157: 47).
which he earned last year, Bhargava extended some work of the legendary 19th-century German mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss, work that forms the basis of modern algebraic number theory.
The problems are in sections such as look at the exponent, a brief introduction to algebraic number theory, the Lagrange interpolation formula, at the border of analysis and number theory, and some special applications of polynomials.
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