Dr Mahesh Kakde
Telephone: +44 020 7848 2852
Office: S5.30, Strand Building, Strand Campus
Title: Reader in Number Theory
Mahesh Kakde obtained his PhD in 2008 at Cambridge under the supervision of Professor John Coates. Before moving to King's College London in August 2011 he held positions in Princeton University and University College London. He was promoted to Reader in 2015.
Mahesh is interested in Number theory and Arithmetic geometry with a special interest in Iwasawa theory.
Selection of Publications
Proof of the main conjecture of noncommutative Iwasawa theory for totally real number fields in certain cases. J. Algebraic Geometry, 20 (2011) 631-683.
The main conjecture of Iwasawa theory for totally real fields,Invent. Math. 193 (2013), 539–626.
Kato's local epsilon conjecture: l ≠ p case