Department of Mathematics

Student Algebra Seminar

  •  Joshua Ruiter, MSU
  •  Galois descent. Zoom link:
  •  09/10/2020
  •  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  •  Online (virtual meeting)

We'll introduce and motivate techniques of Galois descent for classifying twisted forms of algebras, using non-abelian group cohomology. We'll also describe a connection to relative Brauer groups. Zoom link:



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