Rahul Pandharipande: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2018

Name Prof. Dr. Rahul Pandharipande
FieldMathematics
Address
Professur für Mathematik
ETH Zürich, HG G 55
Rämistrasse 101
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 56 89
E-mailrahul.pandharipande@math.ethz.ch
URLhttp://www.math.ethz.ch/~rahul
DepartmentMathematics
RelationshipFull Professor

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
401-2003-00LAlgebra I Information 7 credits4V + 2UR. Pandharipande
AbstractIntroduction and development of some basic algebraic structures - groups, rings, fields.
ObjectiveIntroduction to basic notions and results of group, ring and field
theory.
ContentGroup Theory: basic notions and examples of groups; Subgroups, Quotient groups and Homomorphisms, Sylow Theorems, Group actions and applications

Ring Theory: basic notions and examples of rings; Ring Homomorphisms, ideals and quotient rings, applications

Field Theory: basic notions and examples of fields; finite fields, applications
LiteratureJ. Rotman, "Advanced modern algebra, 3rd edition, part 1"
http://bookstore.ams.org/gsm-165/
J.F. Humphreys: A Course in Group Theory (Oxford University Press)
G. Smith and O. Tabachnikova: Topics in Group Theory (Springer-Verlag)
M. Artin: Algebra (Birkhaeuser Verlag)
R. Lidl and H. Niederreiter: Introduction to Finite Fields and their Applications (Cambridge University Press)
B.L. van der Waerden: Algebra I & II (Springer Verlag)
401-5000-00LZurich Colloquium in Mathematics Information 0 creditsA. Iozzi, S. Mishra, R. Pandharipande, University lecturers
AbstractThe lectures try to give an overview of "what is going on" in important areas of contemporary mathematics, to a wider non-specialised audience of mathematicians.
Objective
401-5140-11LAlgebraic Geometry and Moduli Seminar Information 0 credits1KR. Pandharipande
AbstractResearch colloquium
Objective