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.