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.