Seminar at SMU Delhi

February 17, 2016 (Wednesday) , 3:30 PM at Webinar

This talk is meant for a general audience.

Speaker: Chandan Dalawat, Harish-Chandra Research Institute
Title: The general reciprocity law
Abstract of Talk
Starting with the quadratic reciprocity law, we will give an elementary introduction to one of the central themes of mathematics, called "class field theory". No background is required, and everything will be illustrated through examples.