Jean-Marc Fontaine (Université de Paris-Sud, France)

27 November 2018, 16:00 to 18:00

Madhava Lecture Hall, ICTS, Bangalore

After a short description of the perfectoid fields introduced by Peter Scholze, I will explain my construction with Laurent Fargues of a « curve » X_F associated to a perfectoid field F. This curve is defined over the field Q_p of p-adic numbers. It is not algebraic but is « complete » meaning that...more