General Information
Time 
MWF, 11:15 a.m.  12:05 p.m. 
Location  Vincent Hall, Room 207 
Professor 
Ben Brubaker (brubaker@math.umn.edu)
Office: Vincent Hall, Room 352
Office Phone: TBD
Office Hours: W 1:302:30, Th 1:303:30, and always available by appointment 
Textbook  Jürgen Neukirch, Algebraic Number Theory (SpringerVerlag) 
Course Assignments  Problem sets every fortnight 
Rough Syllabus  Chapters I, II, and the first three sections of Ch. III in Neukirch's book. We will finish with the statements of local and global class field theory, time permitting. 
Section and page numbers with an (N) denote Neukirch's book.
 Problem Set 1 (due Friday, September 19):
 N I.1 4,5,6,7
 N I.2 4,5,6 (in 5 and 6, "integral basis of" means integral basis of the ring of integers)
 N I.3 1,2,5,6
 Problem Set 2 (due Friday, October 3):
 N I.4 2
 N I.5 1
 N I.6 1,4,5,7
 N I.7 1,2,4,5
 Problem Set 3 (due Friday, October 17):
 N I.8 2, 5, 9
 N I.9 1, 2
 N I.10 1, 2, 3
 N I.11 1, 2
 N I.12 1
 Problem Set 4 (due Friday, November 7):
 N II.1 1, 2, 3, 5
 N II.2 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
 N II.3 1, 2, 3
 N II.4 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
 Problem Set 5 (due Monday, November 24):
 N II.5 2, 3, 4
 N II.6 5
 N II.7 1, 2, 3
 Problem Set 6 (due Wednesday, December 10):
 Weekly problem set solutions to appear here
