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An overview of the theory of p-adic Galois representations

Introductory Workshop: New Geometric Methods in Number Theory and Automorphic Forms August 18, 2014 - August 22, 2014

August 21, 2014 (02:00 PM PDT - 03:00 PM PDT)
Speaker(s): Jared Weinstein (Boston University)
Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium
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We give an introductory discussion of the theory of p-adic representations of the field of p-adic numbers.   Topics will include:  Tate's p-divisible groups paper, the field of norms, the formalism of period rings, and (phi,Gamma)-modules

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