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Durham University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Seminar Archives

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Junior Number Theory Seminar: Fermat's Last Theorem: marginal comments

Presented by Herbert Gangl,

11 December 2008 15:15 in E005

It is intended to give a historically guided overview over a number of approaches that were developed to make inroads into that famous problem, and to offer a glimpse into the reasoning and some of the structures which led to its eventual proof by Wiles. Needless to say, the presentation will be on a rather superficial level.

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