Iwasawa Theory and Non-Abelian Class Field Theory

SPECIAL JOINT IAS/PU NUMBER THEORY
Topic:Iwasawa Theory and Non-Abelian Class Field Theory
Speaker:K. Fujiwara
Affiliation:Nagoya University
Date:Tuesday, April 10
Time/Room:3:00pm - 4:00pm/Fine Hall 314, Princeton University

Since the proof of Iwasawa's main conjecture in the classical case (theorem of Mazur and Wiles), automorphic forms on GL(2) have played an essential role to understand Iwasawa theory for GL(1). In this lecture, Leopoldt 's conjecture for totally real fields will be discussed from this perspective.