Small Gaps Between Primes, and Between Almost Primes

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.