18.785 - Number Theory I


Lecturer: Andrew Sutherland

Office: 2-341B

Email: drew@math.mit.edu

Time and Place: MW 1:00-2:30, 2-132

Office Hours: M 2:30-3:30, T 1:30-2:30

Grader: Robert Burklund


COURSE DESCRIPTION

This is the first semester of a graduate course in number theory; see the syllabus for details. The lecture notes from 2017 are available on OCW. We will follow a similar path, but there will be some changes.

Corequisite: 18.705 (Commutative Algebra).


RECENT UPDATES

12-04-19    The notes for Lecture 26 have been posted.

12-03-19    Problem Set 11 has been posted. It is due by noon on Wednesday Dec 11 (the last day of class).

12-02-19    The notes for Lecture 25 have been posted.

11-27-19    The notes for Lecture 24 have been posted.

11-27-19    The notes for Lecture 23 have been posted.