Dense Model Theorems and Their Applications

  • Luca Trevisan
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-19571-6_4

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6597)
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Trevisan L. (2011) Dense Model Theorems and Their Applications. In: Ishai Y. (eds) Theory of Cryptography. TCC 2011. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 6597. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg

Abstract

In 2004, Ben Green and Terry Tao [6] proved that, for every k, there are infinitely many length-k arithmetic progressions made entirely of prime numbers. This settled a very long-standing open question in number theory that had been open even for the k = 4 case.

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© International Association for Cryptologic Research 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Luca Trevisan
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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