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Description - Introduction to Cyclotomic Fields by Lawrence C. Washington

This text on a central area of number theory covers p-adic L-functions, class numbers, cyclotomic units, Fermat's Last Theorem, and Iwasawa's theory of Z_p-extensions. This edition contains a new chapter on the work of Thaine, Kolyvagin, and Rubin, including a proof of the Main Conjecture, as well as a chapter on other recent developments, such as primality testing via Jacobi sums and Sinnott's proof of the vanishing of Iwasawa's f-invariant.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780387947624
ISBN-10: 0387947620
Format: Hardback
(235mm x 155mm x 28mm)
Pages: 490
Imprint: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
Publish Date: 5-Dec-1996
Country of Publication: United States

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