# Course on Mazur's theorem

## Summary

The purpose of this course is to prove Mazur's theorem on torsion in elliptic curves over the rational numbers. Much of the course is devoted to developing background material on elliptic curves and their moduli.

## Lectures

## Course information

**When:** Fall 2013

**Where:** University of Michigian

**Course number:** Math 679

**Lecturer:** Andrew Snowden