Special Gamma, Zeta, Multizeta values and Anderson t-Motives

Special Gamma, Zeta, Multizeta values and Anderson t-Motives

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Dinesh Thakur, University of Arizona
Fine Hall 322

We will describe how the "special value theory" in function field arithmetic is an interesting mixture of very strong theorems determining all algebraic relations in some cases, emerging partial conjectural pictures in some cases, and quite wild phenomena often.