Introduction to Algebraic Number Theory
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Özlem Imamoglu
Coordinator: Dr. Danylo Radchenko
Room: HG D 1.1
Time: Tue, 9.15 - 10.00 and Thu, 10.15 - 11.55
The first class will take place on Thursday September 19.
- Algebraic integers
- The ideal class group
- Geometry of numbers
- Finiteness of the ideal class group
- Dirichlet's unit theorem
- Ramification theory
- \(\zeta\)-functions of number fields and the class number formula
... and more, if time permits.
Students should be familiar with Algebra as taught in the mandatory second-year course at ETH Zurich (particularly, Galois-theory).
Tutor: Alessandro Lägeler
Exercise classes will take place on Mondays in ML J 34.3 at 15.15-16.00 and on Tuesdays in HG G 26.1 at 14.15-15.00. The new exercises will be available every Friday.
You may hand in your solutions either in class or in the assistant's box at HG J 68.
Some suggestions for literature may be found here.
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