### The Distribution of Class Groups for Number Fields

- Series
- Job Candidate Talk
- Time
- Monday, February 21, 2022 - 11:00 for 1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
- Location
- online
- Speaker
- Jiuya Wang – University of Georgia – jiuya.wang@uga.edu

Class group is a central object of the study in number theory. We will give an overview of our understanding of the distribution of class groups, with an emphasis on recent progress. In particular, we will explain how the use of symmetry in multiple ways turns out to be an essential tool to obtain many new results on the distribution of class groups.