# Math 702,
spring 2004

*Faculty*: David Harbater

* E-mail*:
`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.

Class
schedule: Mon, Wed, Fri, 11-12 in DRL 3C6.

### Homework assignments for
Math 702