The 13 chapters of this book centre around the proof ofTheorem 1 of Faltings' paper "Diophantine approximation onabelian varieties", Ann. Math.133 (1991) and together givean approach to the proof that is accessible to Ph.D-levelstudents in number theory and algebraic geometry. Eachchapter is based on an instructional lecture given by itsauthor ata special conference for graduate students, on thetopic of Faltings' paper.
Series: Lecture Notes in Physics
Number Of Pages: 130
Published: 22nd May 2003
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6 x 0.81
Weight (kg): 0.22