Tokyo Journal of Mathematics

On Generalised Kummer Congruences and Higher Rank Iwasawa Theory at Arbitrary Weights

Kwok-Wing TSOI

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In recent work Burns, Kurihara and Sano introduced a natural notion of (generalised) Stark elements of arbitrary rank and weight and conjectured a precise congruence relation between Stark elements of a fixed rank and different weights. This conjecture was shown to simultaneously generalise both the classical congruences of Kummer and the explicit reciprocity law of Artin-Hasse and Iwasawa. In this article, we show that the congruence conjecture also implies that the Iwasawa theoretical `zeta element' that is conjecturally associated to the multiplicative group has good interpolation properties at arbitrary even integers.

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Tokyo J. Math., Advance publication (2019), 26 pages.

First available in Project Euclid: 24 August 2019

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Primary: 11S40: Zeta functions and $L$-functions [See also 11M41, 19F27]


TSOI, Kwok-Wing. On Generalised Kummer Congruences and Higher Rank Iwasawa Theory at Arbitrary Weights. Tokyo J. Math., advance publication, 24 August 2019.

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