Mathematical Conversations | |

Topic: | Derived Methods in Arithmetic Geometry |

Speaker: | Bhargav Bhatt |

Affiliation: | University of Michigan; Member, School of Mathematics |

Date: | Wednesday, December 12 |

Time/Room: | 6:00pm - 7:30pm/Dilworth Room |

Drawing on some recent work, I will try to explain how ideas from derived algebraic geometry shed new light on old constructions in arithmetic geometry, leading ultimately to a better understanding.