Faculty: David Harbater
harbater AT math.upenn.edu
Telephone: (215) 898-9594;
Department office: (215) 898-8178
Office: DRL 4E2A; Department
office: DRL 4W1-6.
Topics in algebra. This course will focus on parallels and
connections between number fields and function fields of curves. Topics
will include the theory of abelian extensions (class field theory,
Jacobian varieties), the arithmetic of curves and covers, and patching
methods for covers of curves over arithmetic fields.
schedule: Mon, Wed, Fri, 11-12 in DRL 3C6.
Homework assignments for