Hu, Pei-Chu / Yang, Chung-Chun
Distribution Theory of Algebraic Numbers
Series:De Gruyter Expositions in Mathematics 45
Aims and Scope
The book timely surveys new research results and related developments in Diophantine approximation, a division of number theory which deals with the approximation of real numbers by rational numbers. The book is appended with a list of challenging open problems and a comprehensive list of references.
From the contents: Field extensions • Algebraic numbers • Algebraic geometry • Height functions • The abc-conjecture • Roth's theorem • Subspace theorems • Vojta's conjectures • L-functions.
- xi, 527 pages
- Type of Publication:
- Algebraic Numbers; Algebraic Geometry; Elliptic Curves;