Applied Algebra Seminar

York University - Fall 2002

November 25, 2002 - 4:30pm
Ross N638

Speaker: Alina Carmen Cojocaru

Fields Institute



Irreducibility of reductions of polynomials modulo p



Let f be an irreducible polynomial with integer coefficients. We consider the problem of finding primes p for which the reduction of f modulo p is also irreducible. This problem  goes back to Frobenius and is a Chebotarev theorem in disguise.



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