Incomplete character sums over finite fields

03/23/2010 - 12:15pm
03/23/2010 - 1:10pm
Speaker: 
Mei-Chu Chang (UC Riverside)
Abstract: 

The aim of this talk is to present new results on incomplete character sums over finite fields. The problems go back to the work of D. Burgess in the seventies. The presentation will be mostly self contained and accessible to non-experts.

Where: 
Millikan 208 (Pomona College)