Rational Number Theory in the 20th Century: From PNT to FLT
English | 668 pages | ISBN-10: 0857295314 | PDF | 3.02 MB
The last one hundred years have seen many important achievements in the classical part of number
theory. After the proof of the Prime Number
Theorem in 1896, a quick development of analytical tools led to the invention of various new methods, like Brun's sieve method and
the circle method of Hardy, Littlewood and
Ramanujan; developments in topics such as prime and
the solution of Fermat’s problem.