|Topic:||An introduction to the abc conjecture|
|Speaker:||Héctor Pastén Vásquez|
|Affiliation:||Member, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Monday, March 21|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101|
In this talk I will discuss some classical and new applications of the abc conjecture, its relation to conjectures about elliptic curves, and some (admittedly weak) unconditional partial results.