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Professor Vladimir Dokchitser


Title: Professor and Royal Society University Research Fellow in Number Theory

Telephone: +44 020 7848 2215


Office: S4.05, Strand Building, Strand Campus

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Professor Dokchitser was an undergraduate and a graduate student at Trinity College, Cambridge. He then held a one-year postdoctoral position at the Max Planck Institute in Bonn before returning to Cambridge, first as a Junior Research Fellow at Gonville & Caius College and then as the Meggitt Fellow at Emmanuel College. He moved to Warwick University in 2013, and finally came to King's as a Reader in Number Theory in 2016. Since 2013 he has held a Royal Society University Research Fellowship. He was promoted to Professor in 2018.

Research Interests

  • Arithmetic of elliptic curves
  • The Birch--Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture and other L-value conjectures
  • Galois representations
  • Hyperelliptic curves and their Jacobians

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Research Profile and Publications

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