Mathematician:Robert Phelan Langlands

Mathematician

Canadian mathematician mainly working in number theory and representation theory.

Founder of the Langlands program, a vast web of conjectures and results connecting representation theory and automorphic forms to the study of Galois groups in number theory.

History

• Born: 6 October 1936 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada

Publications

• 1967: Euler Products
• 1976: On the Functional Equations Satisfied by Eisenstein Series
• 1980: Base Change for $\GL 2$