**Learning Seminar: p-adic modular forms**

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Spring 2020 **

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**Time and Place**

Mondays 12-1:30p in 1 Illini Hall

**Seminar
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Our goal for this semester is to learn about the theory of p-adic modular forms. We are mostly going to focus on Katz's moduli-theoretic interpretation of p-adic modular forms, though we will review the classical theory and Serre's approach to p-adic modular forms.

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### Schedule

You can find a tentative schedule here. If there is a topic you would like to volunteer to talk about, just email Dominic or Patrick Allen.

### References

Below you can find some of the main references we will use in this seminar.

Here are some expository papers on the subject that you may also find useful.