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Last update 24-02-2019
HU Credits: 2

Degree/Cycle: 2nd degree (Master)

Responsible Department: Mathematics

Semester: 2nd Semester

Teaching Languages: Hebrew

Campus: E. Safra

Course/Module Coordinator: tamar ziegler

Coordinator Email:

Coordinator Office Hours:

Teaching Staff:
Prof Tamar Ziegler-Lehavi

Course/Module description:
We will study analytic number theory from a pretentious point of view - following Granville and Sound.
We also plan to discuss the recent results on multiplicative functions in short intervals, and correlations of multiplicative functions.

Course/Module aims:
Analytic number theory from a pretentious point of view

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
Students will learn techniques in analytic number theory.

Attendance requirements(%):

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Lecture

Course/Module Content:
Classical theorems for a pretentious point of view. Matomaki-Radziwill theorem on multiplicative functions in short intervals, Tao's proof of the Erdos discrepancy problem.

Required Reading:
relevant papers

Additional Reading Material:

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 0 %
Presentation 100 %
Participation in Tutorials 0 %
Project work 0 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
Students needing academic accommodations based on a disability should contact the Center for Diagnosis and Support of Students with Learning Disabilities, or the Office for Students with Disabilities, as early as possible, to discuss and coordinate accommodations, based on relevant documentation.
For further information, please visit the site of the Dean of Students Office.