Thomas Gerber

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thomas.gerber@epfl.ch +41 21 693 54 73

EPFL SB MATH GR-TES
MA C3 614 (Bâtiment MA)
Station 8
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://gr-tes.epfl.ch/

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Representation theory 
Algebraic combinatorics

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Mathematics

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Galois theory

This course is in an introduction to Galois theory, which studies field extensions via their automorphism groups. Beyond its classical applications in algebra, Galois theory plays an essential role in number theory, in algebraic geometry, and in topology.