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Iterated p-adic integrals and rational points on curves

Hot Topics: Galois Theory of Periods and Applications March 27, 2017 - March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 (02:00 PM PDT - 03:00 PM PDT)
Speaker(s): Jennifer Balakrishnan (Boston University)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
  • Galois theory

  • Galois orbits

  • Periods

  • Falting's theorem

  • elliptic curves

  • Chabauty program

  • rational points

  • algebraic curves

  • Coleman integrals

  • polylogarithms

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I will discuss some new relationships between iterated p-adic line integrals (Coleman integrals), motivated by the problem of explicitly finding rational points on curves. This is joint work with Netan Dogra

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