This set of lectures provides a structured introduction to the concept of equidistribution in number theory. This concept is of growing importance in many areas, including cryptography, zeros of L-functions, Heegner points, prime number theory, the theory of quadratic forms, and the arithmetic aspects of quantum chaos.
The volume brings together leading researchers from a range of fields who reveal fascinating links between seemingly disparate areas.
Focus on distribution questions in number theory
Very broad view of the emergence of this exciting new school of thought
Motivated surveys of up-to-date research by truly leading researchers
Detailed introductions to key subjects from outstanding expositors