Program
Abelian l-adic Representations
Student No.:40
Time:Mon & Wed 13:30-15:05, Sep.17-Dec.12
Instructor:许俊彦Chun-Yin Hui  
Place:Mon. at Lecture Hall; Wed. at Conference Room 3, Jin Chun Yuan West Bldg.
Starting Date:2018-9-17
Ending Date:2018-12-12

Description:
This course introduces the theory of abelian l-adic representations of number fields and its application to the arithmetic of algebraic varieties, e.g., elliptic curves.


Prerequisite:
Galois theory, group theory, basic topology.
Algebraic number theory and algebraic group theory are helpful but not necessary.


Reference:
[1] J.-P. Serre, Abelian l-adic representations and elliptic curves, Research Notes in Mathematics Vol. 7 (2nd ed.), A K Peters (1998);
[2] J. Silverman, The arithmetic of elliptic curves, GTM 106 Springer-Verlag New York 2009.