|ANALYTIC AND GEOMETRIC NUMBER THEORY, MINICOURSE|
|Topic:||Mean-Values of Multiplicative Functions and Weak Subconvexity|
|Affiliation:||Stanford University and Member, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Wednesday, October 21|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:30pm/S-101|
I will discuss several results on mean-values of multiplicative functions, notably Halasz's method for estimating such averages. In the second lecture I will show how this circle of ideas can be used to derive "weak subconvexity" bounds for L-functions.