Department of Mathematics

Topical Seminar for Undergraduate Mathematicians

  •  Igor Rapinchuk
  •  On the infinitude of primes
  •  10/05/2018
  •  4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
  •  C304 Wells Hall

Prime numbers are the building blocks of arithmetic. Starting with Euclid's classical proof that there are infinitely many primes, I will discuss various approaches to thinking about the infinitude of primes, culminating with Dirichlet's theorem on primes in arithmetic progression.

 

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