Number Theory Learning Seminar
Dirichlet Series and Kakeya Sets
Katie McKeon: Rutgers University
Location: Hill 525
Date & time: Wednesday, 15 February 2017 at 3:15PM - 3:15PM
We will perform some calculations and elaborate on a few comments made by Jean Bourgain in the essay 'Harmonic Analysis and Combinatorics: how much may they contribute to each other?' In particular, we will see how Montgomery's large values conjecture relates to a conjecture about Kakeya sets.