|Date: Wednesday, October 04, 2017
Location: 3866 East Hall (3:00 PM to 4:00 PM)
Title: Elliptic Curves and the Mordell-Weil Theorem
Abstract: We define elliptic curves and explain the group law. We state the Mordell-Weil theorem and sketch part of the proof of the weak Mordell-Weil theorem, explaining the connection with group cohomology.
Speaker: Karen Butt