Date & Time: Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 15:30-17:30.
Venue: Ramanujan Hall

Title: Zeta Functions of Simple Algebras

Speaker: Ravi Raghunathan, IIT Bombay

Abstract: I will try and introduce zeta functions for division algebras. This talk will be logically independent of the previous talks on Tate's thesis, although familiarity with the latter can certainly not hurt.