Publications Meetings The Profession Membership Programs Math Samplings Policy & Advocacy In the News About the AMS

Remote Access
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)


A report on Wiles' Cambridge lectures

Authors: K. Rubin and A. Silverberg
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 31 (1994), 15-38
MSC: Primary 11F80; Secondary 11D41, 11G05
MathSciNet review: 1256978
Full-text PDF

Abstract | References | Similar Articles | Additional Information

Abstract: In lectures at the Newton Institute in June of 1993, Andrew Wiles announced a proof of a large part of the Taniyama-Shimura Conjecture and, as a consequence, Fermat's Last Theorem. This report for nonexperts discusses the mathematics involved in Wiles' lectures, including the necessary background and the mathematical history.

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

Similar Articles

Retrieve articles in Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society with MSC: 11F80, 11D41, 11G05

Retrieve articles in all journals with MSC: 11F80, 11D41, 11G05

Additional Information

PII: S 0273-0979(1994)00512-9
Article copyright: © Copyright 1994 American Mathematical Society

Comments: Email Webmaster

© Copyright , American Mathematical Society
Contact Us · Sitemap · Privacy Statement

Connect with us Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Instagram RSS feeds Blogs YouTube Podcasts Wikipedia