|JOINT IAS/PU NUMBER THEORY SEMINAR|
|Topic:||The Circle Method in Function Fields|
|Affiliation:||Member, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Thursday, May 14|
|Time/Room:||4:30pm - 5:30pm/Fine Hall -- 214|
In this talk, we will discuss how the circle method can be used to study additive number theory in function fields. After a brief introduction to the circle method and its history, we will describe how the method is implemented in the function field setting. We will then discuss some applications.