The arithmetic of dynamical systems

Series: 
Research Horizons Seminar
Tuesday, February 2, 2010 - 12:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 255
,  
School of Math, Georgia Tech

Hosted by: Huy Huynh and Yao Li

I will discuss some theorems and conjectures in the relatively new field of arithmetic dynamics, focusing in particular on some methods from number theory which can be used to study the orbits of points in algebraic dynamical systems.