Ribet, Kenneth
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Works:  47 works in 172 publications in 4 languages and 1,596 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings Educational films Lectures Nonfiction films Documentary television programs Documentary films Interviews Textbooks 
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Classifications:  QA3, 516.35 
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Most widely held works by
Kenneth Ribet
Galois groups over Q : proceedings of a workshop held March 2327, 1987 by
Y Ihara(
Book
)
16 editions published in 1989 in English and Multiple languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume is the offspring of a weeklong workshop on "Galois groups over Q and related topics," which was held at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute during the week March 2327, 1987. The organizing committee consisted of Kenneth Ribet (chairman), Yasutaka Ihara, and JeanPierre Serre. The conference focused on three principal themes: 1. Extensions of Q with finite simple Galois groups. 2. Galois actions on fundamental groups, nilpotent extensions of Q arising from Fermat curves, and the interplay between Gauss sums and cyclotomic units. 3. Representations of Gal(Q/Q) with values in GL(2)j deformations and connections with modular forms. Here is a summary of the conference program: " G. Anderson: "Gauss sums, circular units and the simplex" " G. Anderson and Y. Ihara: "Galois actions on 11"1 (" ") and higher circular units" " D. Blasius: "Maass forms and Galois representations" " P. Deligne: "Galois action on 1I"1(P{0, 1, oo}) and Hodge analogue" " W. Feit: "Some Galois groups over number fields" " Y. Ihara: "Arithmetic aspect of Galois actions on 1I"1(P  {O, 1, oo})"Survey talk " U. Jannsen: "Galois cohomology of iadic representations" " B. Matzat:  "Rationality criteria for Galois extensions""How to construct polynomials with Galois group Mll over Q" " B. Mazur: "Deforming GL(2) Galois representations" " K. Ribet: "Lowering the level of modular representations of Gal(Q/ Q)" " JP. Serre:  Introductory Lecture  "Degree 2 modular representations of Gal(Q/Q)" " J
16 editions published in 1989 in English and Multiple languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume is the offspring of a weeklong workshop on "Galois groups over Q and related topics," which was held at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute during the week March 2327, 1987. The organizing committee consisted of Kenneth Ribet (chairman), Yasutaka Ihara, and JeanPierre Serre. The conference focused on three principal themes: 1. Extensions of Q with finite simple Galois groups. 2. Galois actions on fundamental groups, nilpotent extensions of Q arising from Fermat curves, and the interplay between Gauss sums and cyclotomic units. 3. Representations of Gal(Q/Q) with values in GL(2)j deformations and connections with modular forms. Here is a summary of the conference program: " G. Anderson: "Gauss sums, circular units and the simplex" " G. Anderson and Y. Ihara: "Galois actions on 11"1 (" ") and higher circular units" " D. Blasius: "Maass forms and Galois representations" " P. Deligne: "Galois action on 1I"1(P{0, 1, oo}) and Hodge analogue" " W. Feit: "Some Galois groups over number fields" " Y. Ihara: "Arithmetic aspect of Galois actions on 1I"1(P  {O, 1, oo})"Survey talk " U. Jannsen: "Galois cohomology of iadic representations" " B. Matzat:  "Rationality criteria for Galois extensions""How to construct polynomials with Galois group Mll over Q" " B. Mazur: "Deforming GL(2) Galois representations" " K. Ribet: "Lowering the level of modular representations of Gal(Q/ Q)" " JP. Serre:  Introductory Lecture  "Degree 2 modular representations of Gal(Q/Q)" " J
Current trends in arithmetical algebraic geometry : proceedings of the AMSIMSSIAM joint summer research conference held
August 1824, 1985 by
Kenneth Ribet(
Book
)
24 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
24 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computational arithmetic geometry : AMS Special Session on Computational Arithmetic Geometry, April 2930, 2006, San Francisco
State University, San Francisco, CA by
AMS Special Session on Computational Arithmetic Geometry(
Book
)
17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
17 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modular functions of one variable V : proceedings, international conference, University of Bonn, Sonderforschungsbereich
Theoretische Mathematik, July 214, 1976 by
JeanPierre Serre(
)
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The proceedings of the conference are being published in two parts, and the present volume is mostly algebraic (congruence properties of modular forms, modular curves and their rational points, etc.), whereas the second volume will be more analytic and also include some papers on modular forms in several variables
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The proceedings of the conference are being published in two parts, and the present volume is mostly algebraic (congruence properties of modular forms, modular curves and their rational points, etc.), whereas the second volume will be more analytic and also include some papers on modular forms in several variables
The Grothendieck Festschrift : a collection of articles written in honor of the 60th birthday of Alexander Grothendieck by
P Cartier(
)
37 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The many diverse articles presented in these three volumes, collected on the occasion of Alexander Grothendieck's sixtieth birthday and originally published in 1990, were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest living mathematicians. Grothendieck changed the very way we think about many branches of mathematics. Many of his ideas, revolutionary when introduced, now seem so natural as to have been inevitable. Indeed, it is difficult to fully grasp the influence his vast contributions to modern mathematics have subsequently had on new generations of mathematicians. Many of the groundbreaking contributions in these volumes contain material that is now considered foundational to the subject. Topics addressed by these topnotch contributors match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests, including: functional analysis, algebraic geometry, algebraic topology, number theory, representation theory, Ktheory, category theory, and homological algebra. CONTRIBUTORS to Volume III: A. Lascoux; S. Lichtenbaum; G. Lusztig; Z. Mebkhout; A. Ogus; A.N. Parshin; M. Raynaud; G.B. Shabat; L. Szpiro; R. Thomason; A. Treibich; T.F. Trobaugh; J.L. Verdier; V.A. Voevodsky; and Y.G. Zarhin
37 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The many diverse articles presented in these three volumes, collected on the occasion of Alexander Grothendieck's sixtieth birthday and originally published in 1990, were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest living mathematicians. Grothendieck changed the very way we think about many branches of mathematics. Many of his ideas, revolutionary when introduced, now seem so natural as to have been inevitable. Indeed, it is difficult to fully grasp the influence his vast contributions to modern mathematics have subsequently had on new generations of mathematicians. Many of the groundbreaking contributions in these volumes contain material that is now considered foundational to the subject. Topics addressed by these topnotch contributors match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests, including: functional analysis, algebraic geometry, algebraic topology, number theory, representation theory, Ktheory, category theory, and homological algebra. CONTRIBUTORS to Volume III: A. Lascoux; S. Lichtenbaum; G. Lusztig; Z. Mebkhout; A. Ogus; A.N. Parshin; M. Raynaud; G.B. Shabat; L. Szpiro; R. Thomason; A. Treibich; T.F. Trobaugh; J.L. Verdier; V.A. Voevodsky; and Y.G. Zarhin
Modular curves and abelian varieties by
J. E Cremona(
)
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book presents lectures from a conference on "Modular Curves and Abelian Varieties'' at the Centre de Recerca Matemtica (Bellaterra, Barcelona). The articles in this volume present the latest achievements in this extremely active field and will be of interest both to specialists and to students and researchers. Many contributions focus on generalizations of the ShimuraTaniyama conjecture to varieties such as elliptic Qcurves and Abelian varieties of GL_2type. The book also includes several key articles in the subject that do not correspond to conference lectures
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book presents lectures from a conference on "Modular Curves and Abelian Varieties'' at the Centre de Recerca Matemtica (Bellaterra, Barcelona). The articles in this volume present the latest achievements in this extremely active field and will be of interest both to specialists and to students and researchers. Many contributions focus on generalizations of the ShimuraTaniyama conjecture to varieties such as elliptic Qcurves and Abelian varieties of GL_2type. The book also includes several key articles in the subject that do not correspond to conference lectures
Modular elliptic curves and Fermat's last theorem by
Kenneth Ribet(
Visual
)
10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ribet gives two lectures about his proof of the Taniyama Conjecture, one of the crucial links to Fermat's last theorem
10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ribet gives two lectures about his proof of the Taniyama Conjecture, one of the crucial links to Fermat's last theorem
Arithmetic theory of elliptic curves : lectures given at the 3rd session of the Centro internazionale matematico estivo (C.I.M.E.),
held in Cetraro, Italy, July 1219, 1997 by
J Coates(
)
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume contains the expanded versions of the lectures given by the authors at the C.I.M.E. instructional conference held in Cetraro, Italy, from July 12 to 19, 1997. The papers collected here are broad surveys of the current research in the arithmetic of elliptic curves, and also contain several new results which cannot be found elsewhere in the literature. Owing to clarity and elegance of exposition, and to the background material explicitly included in the text or quoted in the references, the volume is well suited to research students as well as to senior mathematicians
8 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume contains the expanded versions of the lectures given by the authors at the C.I.M.E. instructional conference held in Cetraro, Italy, from July 12 to 19, 1997. The papers collected here are broad surveys of the current research in the arithmetic of elliptic curves, and also contain several new results which cannot be found elsewhere in the literature. Owing to clarity and elegance of exposition, and to the background material explicitly included in the text or quoted in the references, the volume is well suited to research students as well as to senior mathematicians
Number theory, analysis and geometry : in memory of Serge Lang by
D Goldfeld(
)
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<P>Serge Lang was an iconic figure in mathematics, both for his own important work and for the indelible impact he left on the field of mathematics, on his students, and on his colleagues. Over the course of his career, Lang traversed a tremendous amount of mathematical ground. As he moved from subject to subject, he found analogies that led to important questions in such areas as number theory, arithmetic geometry and the theory of negatively curved spaces. Lang's conjectures will keep many mathematicians occupied far into the future. </p><p>In the spirit of Lang\U+2019\s vast contribution to mathematics, this memorial volume contains articles by prominent mathematicians in a variety of areas, namely number theory, analysis and geometry, representing Lang\U+2019\s own breadth of interests. A special introduction by John Tate includes a brief and engaging account of Serge Lang\U+2019\s life.</p><p>Contributors to the volume:</p><p>D. Abramovich</p><p>A. Agashe</p><p>D. Bertrand</p><p>E. Brenner</p><p>A. Buium</p><p>G. Chinta</p><p>A. Constantin</p><p>J. Dodziuk</p><p>M. van Frankenhuijsen</p><p>W. Goldring</p><p>B.H. Gross</p><p>P.E. Gunnells</p><p>P. Ingram</p><p>J. Jorgenson</p><p>A. Karlsson</p><p>N.M. Katz</p><p>M. Kim</p><p>H. Kisilevsky</p><p>D.Y. Kleinbock</p><p>B. Kolev</p><p>J. Kramer</p><p>S. Lang</p><p>J. Lubin</p><p>G.A. Margulis</p><p>J. McGowan</p><p>P. Michel</p><p>M. R. Murty</p><p>V.K. Murty</p><p>M. Nakamaye</p><p>C. O\U+2019\Neil</p><p>J.A. Parson</p><p>P. Perry</p><p>A.M. von Pippich</p><p>F. Pop</p><p>D. Ramakrishnan</p><p>K.A. Ribet</p><p>D.E. Rohrlich</p><p>J.H. Silverman</p><p>A. Sinton</p><p>W.A. Stein</p><p>L. Szpiro</p><p>J. Tate</p><p>T.J. Tucker</p><p>M.F. Vignéras</p><p>P. Vojta</p><p>M. Waldschmidt</p><p><p><p>
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<P>Serge Lang was an iconic figure in mathematics, both for his own important work and for the indelible impact he left on the field of mathematics, on his students, and on his colleagues. Over the course of his career, Lang traversed a tremendous amount of mathematical ground. As he moved from subject to subject, he found analogies that led to important questions in such areas as number theory, arithmetic geometry and the theory of negatively curved spaces. Lang's conjectures will keep many mathematicians occupied far into the future. </p><p>In the spirit of Lang\U+2019\s vast contribution to mathematics, this memorial volume contains articles by prominent mathematicians in a variety of areas, namely number theory, analysis and geometry, representing Lang\U+2019\s own breadth of interests. A special introduction by John Tate includes a brief and engaging account of Serge Lang\U+2019\s life.</p><p>Contributors to the volume:</p><p>D. Abramovich</p><p>A. Agashe</p><p>D. Bertrand</p><p>E. Brenner</p><p>A. Buium</p><p>G. Chinta</p><p>A. Constantin</p><p>J. Dodziuk</p><p>M. van Frankenhuijsen</p><p>W. Goldring</p><p>B.H. Gross</p><p>P.E. Gunnells</p><p>P. Ingram</p><p>J. Jorgenson</p><p>A. Karlsson</p><p>N.M. Katz</p><p>M. Kim</p><p>H. Kisilevsky</p><p>D.Y. Kleinbock</p><p>B. Kolev</p><p>J. Kramer</p><p>S. Lang</p><p>J. Lubin</p><p>G.A. Margulis</p><p>J. McGowan</p><p>P. Michel</p><p>M. R. Murty</p><p>V.K. Murty</p><p>M. Nakamaye</p><p>C. O\U+2019\Neil</p><p>J.A. Parson</p><p>P. Perry</p><p>A.M. von Pippich</p><p>F. Pop</p><p>D. Ramakrishnan</p><p>K.A. Ribet</p><p>D.E. Rohrlich</p><p>J.H. Silverman</p><p>A. Sinton</p><p>W.A. Stein</p><p>L. Szpiro</p><p>J. Tate</p><p>T.J. Tucker</p><p>M.F. Vignéras</p><p>P. Vojta</p><p>M. Waldschmidt</p><p><p><p>
Courbes modulaires et courbes de Shimura(
Book
)
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grothendieck festschrift(
Book
)
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grothendieck festschrift by
P Cartier(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprises of articles that were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest mathematician, Alexander Grothendieck. This book carries contributions that contain material that is considered foundational to the subject. It carries topics that are addressed by topnotch contributors to match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comprises of articles that were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest mathematician, Alexander Grothendieck. This book carries contributions that contain material that is considered foundational to the subject. It carries topics that are addressed by topnotch contributors to match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests
The Grothendieck Festschrift by
P Cartier(
)
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grothendieck Festschrift : a Collection of Articles Written in Honor of the 60th Birthday of Alexander Grothendieck by
P Cartier(
)
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The many diverse articles presented in these three volumes, collected on the occasion of Alexander Grothendieck's sixtieth birthday and originally published in 1990, were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest living mathematicians. Grothendieck changed the very way we think about many branches of mathematics. Many of his ideas, revolutionary when introduced, now seem so natural as to have been inevitable. Indeed, it is difficult to fully grasp the influence his vast contributions to modern mathematics have subsequently had on new generations of mathematicians. Many of the groundbreaking contributions in these volumes contain material that is now considered foundational to the subject. Topics addressed by these topnotch contributors match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests, including: functional analysis, algebraic geometry, algebraic topology, number theory, representation theory, Ktheory, category theory, and homological algebra. CONTRIBUTORS to Volume I: A. Altman, M. Artin, V. Balaji, A. Beauville, A.A. Beilinson, P. Berthelot, J.M. Bismut, S. Bloch, L. Breen, J.L. Brylinski, J. Dieudonné, H. Gillet, A.B. Goncharov, K. Kato, S. Kleiman, W. Messing, V.V. Schechtman, C.S. Seshadri, C. Soulé, J. Tate, M. van den Bergh, and A.N. Varchenko
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The many diverse articles presented in these three volumes, collected on the occasion of Alexander Grothendieck's sixtieth birthday and originally published in 1990, were offered as a tribute to one of the world's greatest living mathematicians. Grothendieck changed the very way we think about many branches of mathematics. Many of his ideas, revolutionary when introduced, now seem so natural as to have been inevitable. Indeed, it is difficult to fully grasp the influence his vast contributions to modern mathematics have subsequently had on new generations of mathematicians. Many of the groundbreaking contributions in these volumes contain material that is now considered foundational to the subject. Topics addressed by these topnotch contributors match the breadth of Grothendieck's own interests, including: functional analysis, algebraic geometry, algebraic topology, number theory, representation theory, Ktheory, category theory, and homological algebra. CONTRIBUTORS to Volume I: A. Altman, M. Artin, V. Balaji, A. Beauville, A.A. Beilinson, P. Berthelot, J.M. Bismut, S. Bloch, L. Breen, J.L. Brylinski, J. Dieudonné, H. Gillet, A.B. Goncharov, K. Kato, S. Kleiman, W. Messing, V.V. Schechtman, C.S. Seshadri, C. Soulé, J. Tate, M. van den Bergh, and A.N. Varchenko
Modular Curves and Abelian Varieties(
)
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galois Groups over ℚ : Proceedings of a Workshop Held March 2327, 1987 by
Y Ihara(
)
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fermat's last theorem by
Kenneth Ribet(
Visual
)
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Ribet of the Mathematics Dept. at the University of California, Berkeley summarizes the broad outlines of the proof of Fermat's last theorem. The proof depends on a construction of G. Frey which associated an implausible elliptic curve to each solution to Fermat's equation. A recent theorem of A. Wiles shows that the elliptic curve in question is "modular", i.e. is derived from a modular form. A theorem proved in 1986 allows one to obtain a contradiction ... it prevents the implausible elliptic curve from being modular
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Ribet of the Mathematics Dept. at the University of California, Berkeley summarizes the broad outlines of the proof of Fermat's last theorem. The proof depends on a construction of G. Frey which associated an implausible elliptic curve to each solution to Fermat's equation. A recent theorem of A. Wiles shows that the elliptic curve in question is "modular", i.e. is derived from a modular form. A theorem proved in 1986 allows one to obtain a contradiction ... it prevents the implausible elliptic curve from being modular
Fermat's last theorem : the theorem and its proof, an exploration of issues and ideas(
Visual
)
2 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video of a presentation at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater in San Francisco that took place on July 28, 1993, exactly five weeks after Andrew Wiles announced that he had a proof of Fermat's Last Theorem. Also includes excerpts from an interview with Andrew Wiles made in Oxford, England, the day after he announced his proof in Cambridge. Designed for a general audience, the video deals not only with Fermat's Last Theorem itself, but with the excitement of mathematical discovery in general and the way mathematical ideas can illuminate other subjects
2 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video of a presentation at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater in San Francisco that took place on July 28, 1993, exactly five weeks after Andrew Wiles announced that he had a proof of Fermat's Last Theorem. Also includes excerpts from an interview with Andrew Wiles made in Oxford, England, the day after he announced his proof in Cambridge. Designed for a general audience, the video deals not only with Fermat's Last Theorem itself, but with the excitement of mathematical discovery in general and the way mathematical ideas can illuminate other subjects
Recent progress in arithmetic algebraic geometry by
Gerd Faltings(
Visual
)
2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exposé présenté lors du Congrès international des mathématiciens, tenu à Berkeley, Calif., en août 1986
2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exposé présenté lors du Congrès international des mathématiciens, tenu à Berkeley, Calif., en août 1986
Current trends in arithmetical algebraic geometry : Proceedings by AMSIMSSIAM Joint Summer Research Conference(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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