|ANALYTIC AND GEOMETRIC NUMBER THEORY SEMINAR|
|Topic:||Small Gaps Between Primes, and Between Almost Primes|
|Speaker:||C. Y. Yildirim|
|Affiliation:||Bogazici University, Istanbul and Member, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Thursday, November 19|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101|
An overview of methods and results concerning small gaps between primes, between almost primes, and the consequences on values taken by certain arithmetical functions will be presented. The material is from the works with Goldston, Graham and Pintz.