Seminars & Colloquia Calendar
Higher norm principles for norm varieties
Shira Gilat (Universiteit Antwerpen)
Location: Room 425
Date & time: Wednesday, 22 January 2020 at 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Abstract: The norm principle for a division algebra states that the image of the reduced norm is an invariant of its Brauer-equivalence class. This can be generalized to symbols in \(K^M_1(F)\) the Milnor K-group. We prove a generalized norm principle for symbols in \(K^M_n(F)\) for a prime-to-\(p\) closed field \(F\) of characteristic zero (for some prime \(p\)). We also give a new proof for the norm principle of division algebra, by decomposition theorem for (noncommutative) polynomials over the algebra.