Algebra/Number Theory Seminar

Hypergeometric Character Sums and Supercongruences

Ling Long, Louisiana State U

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Hylan 1106A

In this talk, we discuss character sums over finite fields arising from classical hypergeometric evaluation formulas and their applications to hypergeometric (super)congruences originated in the work of Dwork.

Event contact: dinesh dot thakur at rochester dot edu