A geometric introduction to transcendence questions on values of modular forms

Author: 

Fonseca, T

Last Updated: 

2021-01-15T13:06:26.383+00:00

abstract: 

We survey some key developments in the theory of transcendental numbers,
paying special attention to Nesterenko's theorem on values of Eisenstein series
and emphasizing its underlying geometric aspects. We finish with a brief
discussion on periods and related open problems.

Symplectic id: 

1148267

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Publication Type: 

Journal Article