This is a presentation I gave for my Algebraic Number Theory class during the Spring 2019 semester. In it I prove the functional equation for the Riemann zeta function for global function fields of transcendence degree one. The written version here quite closely resembles the talk I gave, so the edits are slim to none.… Continue reading Presentation: ANT Spring 2019

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## Presentation: DRP Spring 2019

Yet another presentation! Below is a written version of a presentation I gave for the DRP program during the spring of 2019. The presentation is on root systems and Hecke algebras, the main idea being to introduce the flavor of these topics. The version here is significantly extended than what I spoke about so that… Continue reading Presentation: DRP Spring 2019

## An Introduction

Hello, and thanks for stopping in! This is The Modular Perspective: a blog about mathematics. Roll Credits... Just kidding! That wouldn't be much of an introduction now would it? I suppose, in the same light as presenting mathematics, I should give you motivation as to what this blog is about. In my early undergraduate career I… Continue reading An Introduction