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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
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|Description:||xxi, 487 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Introduction to rational points on plane curves --
Elementary properties of chord-tangent group law on a cubic curve --
Plane algebraic curves --
Elliptic curves and their isomorphisms --
Families of elliptic curves and geometric properties of Torsion points --
Reduction mod p and torsion points --
Proof of Mordell's finite generation theorem --
Galois cohomology and isomorphism classification of elliptic curves over arbitrary fields --
Descent and Galois cohomology --
Elliptic and hypergeometric functions --
Theta functions --
Modular functions --
Endomorphisms of elliptic curves --
Elliptic curves over finite fields --
Elliptic curves over local fields --
Elliptic curves over global fields and ℓ-adic representations --
L-function of an elliptic curve and its analytic continuation --
Remarks on the Birch and Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture --
Remarks on the modular elliptic curves conjecture and Fermat's last theorem --
Higher dimensional analogs of elliptic curves: Calabi-Yau varieties --
Families of elliptic curves --
Appendix I: Calabi-Yau manifolds and string theory --
Appendix II: Elliptic curves in algorithmic number theory and cryptography --
Appendix III: Elliptic curves and topological modular forms --
Appendix IV: Guide to the exercises.
|Series Title:||Graduate texts in mathematics, 111.|
|Responsibility:||Dale Husemöller ; with appendices by Stefan Theisen, Otto Forster, and Ruth Lawrence.|
From the reviews of the second edition: "Husemoller's text was and is the great first introduction to the world of elliptic curves ... and a good guide to the current research literature as well. ...
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