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Autobiography

  • John TateEmail author
Chapter
Part of the The Abel Prize book series (AP)

Abstract

This article is a short autobiographical account of some incidents in my education and early career, followed by a very brief summary of the last 50 years of my mathematical life to retirement.

Keywords

Elliptic Curve Abelian Variety Cohomological Dimension Class Field Theory Profinite Group 
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Supplementary material

An interview with the Abel Laureate 2010, John Tate, by C. Skau (NTNU, Norway) and M. Raussen (Aalborg, Denmark) (MP4 370 MB)

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA

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