## Undergraduate Seminar in Number Theory 0366-3328-01

** Tel Aviv, Fall 2017/8 **

** Zeev Rudnick **

The seminar will consist of presentations by the students of
various topics in Number Theory and its applications.
There will be one formal meeting per week with the entire class
as well as one-on-one meeting with the
instructor to prepare the lectures, make up a homework assignment
which will later be graded by the speakers and discuss the homework
grades.
The main subject will be the arithmetic of polynomials over a finite
field.

### Schedule

Wednesday 12-14, Dan David 204

### Prerequisites:

All students need to have already completed the course
Introduction to Number Theory.
### References

Michael Rosen, Number Theory in Function Fields. Publisher: Springer.

### Grading policy:

- Attendance is mandatory!
- Weekly homework will be assigned.
Turning in the homework by the due date is mandatory.
- The homework score will contribute 15% of the final course
grade.

### Homework

Contact me at: rudnick@post.tau.ac.il
Office : Schreiber 316, tel: 640-7806

Course homepage: http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~rudnick/courses/undergradseminar2017.html