Quaternion Orders, Quadratic Forms, and Shimura Curves (Crm Monograph Series)

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Author: Montserrat Alsina and Pilar Bayer
Publisher: American Mathematical Society, Centre de Recherches Mathematiques
Genre: Unknown
Pages: 196
Language: english
Year: 2004
ISBN 10: 0821833596
ISBN 13: 9780821833599
Series: Crm Monograph Series
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Shimura curves are a far-reaching generalization of the classical modular curves. They lie at the crossroads of many areas, including complex analysis, hyperbolic geometry, algebraic geometry, algebra, and arithmetic. This monograph presents Shimura curves from a theoretical and algorithmic perspective....