MATH 519 Algebraic Number Theory Select Term:
Contents: The aim of the course is to give an introduction to the basic concepts of algebraic number theory. Following topics will be covered: algebraic number fields, rings of integers in number fields, integral bases, discriminants, unique factorization of ideals and Dedekind domains, ideal class group and class number, structure of the group of units (Dirichlet´s theorem), ramification of prime ideals in extensions of number fields.
SU Credits : 3
ECTS Credit : 10
Prerequisite : -
Corequisite : -