to the p-adic number system as far as its metric and properties are concerned. . cation “p-adic Numbers: An Introduction”, by Fernando Q. Gouvêa. Proposition. () The p-adic numbers were first p n for a, b, n ∈ Z, where the prime p divides neither a nor b. p-adic norm . Fernando Q. Gouvea. p-adic Numbers, An . To my eyes, the most glaring omission was a book by Fernando Gouvêa, originally published in , entitled p-adic Numbers: An Introduction.

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We have updated the rest, in some cases making fairly large changes to reflect current scholarship. An Introduction came out in mid P-adic Numbers and Their Functions, 2nd ed. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

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Hasse subsequently formulated the Hasse principlewhich is one of the chief applications of local field theory. M marked it as to-read Jan 01, As a spectator, rather than ;-adic an active player, I also try to keep in touch with lots of other fields in mathematics. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


One of the plans for the third edition is to include a little govuea on the history of the p-adic numbers, and maybe something on Witt vectors. Algebraic Numbers and Functions.

See Neukirch’s Algebraic Number Theoryproposition 3.

Monthly, Lists with This Book. KhrennikovMarcus Nilsson Limited preview – There are numbers of all kinds: However I have joined a seminar on quadratic forms and my knowledge in algebra is sparse as well. If you need a letter of recommendation, please email me.

The original book was adopted as a textbook by many teachers and professors, and we got requests for suggestions of problems and other assignments. It tries to be open up the theory to the reader in a friendly and accessible way. Avana marked it as to-read Jun 07, Can we conclude that the equation has a solution in? Each contains historically-based worksheets that teachers can use to teach mathematics. This equation has no solutions in because it has no solutions in the realsand is a subset of.

Sebastian Bechtel 5 Jonathan added it Feb 17, I really love the way Gouvea writes about math. For the second edition, We added five new historical sketches on the tangent function in trigonometry, logarithms, conic sections, irrational numbers, and differential calculus.

Lecture Notes p-adic Numbers

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Lecture Notes on p-adic Numbers

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Jared marked it as to-read Mar 09, A similar application is the proof of the von Staudt-Clausen pp-adic using the -adic valuation, although the technical details are somewhat difficult. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Seventh International Conference on P-Adic Thanks for telling us about the problem.