Pure Math Grad Colloquium

Tuesday, December 6, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Yash Singh, Department of Pure Mathematics, University of Waterloo

"Galois theory and the Jugendtraum"

The talk will be a gentle introduction to Galois theory and the problem of abelian extensions of number fields known as Kronecker's Jugendtraum. We also focus on a particular case of this problem which will showcase a remarkable connection with elliptic curves.

MC 5501