By Jürgen Fischer

The Notes provide an instantaneous method of the Selberg zeta-function for cofinite discrete subgroups of SL (2,#3) performing on the higher half-plane. the elemental proposal is to compute the hint of the iterated resolvent kernel of the hyperbolic Laplacian on the way to arrive on the logarithmic by-product of the Selberg zeta-function. prior wisdom of the Selberg hint formulation isn't assumed. the speculation is built for arbitrary genuine weights and for arbitrary multiplier structures allowing an method of identified effects on classical automorphic varieties with out the Riemann-Roch theorem. The author's dialogue of the Selberg hint formulation stresses the analogy with the Riemann zeta-function. for instance, the canonical factorization theorem consists of an analogue of the Euler consistent. eventually the overall Selberg hint formulation is deduced simply from the houses of the Selberg zeta-function: this is often just like the technique in analytic quantity conception the place the specific formulae are deduced from the homes of the Riemann zeta-function. except the fundamental spectral conception of the Laplacian for cofinite teams the ebook is self-contained and may be invaluable as a short method of the Selberg zeta-function and the Selberg hint formulation.

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