What are modular curves?

Pedro João LemosModular curves are moduli spaces of central importance in arithmetic geometry. In this talk, I will introduce these geometric objects and present some number theoretic results whose proofs used them in an essential way.

Date and Venue

Start Date
Venue
DM-FCUP Sala FC1.030

Speaker

Pedro João Lemos

Speaker's Institution

Max-Planck Institut für Mathematik Bonn

Area

Algebra, Combinatorics and Number Theory