The non-abelian (or non-linear) method of Chabauty

  • Minhyong Kim
Part of the Aspects of Mathematics book series (ASMA)


This article is a brief introduction to the ideas surrounding the non-linear Albanese map that provides an approach to Diophantine finiteness theorems in the spirit of the method of Chabauty.


Fundamental Group Galois Group Global Point Maximal Abelian Extension Rank Hypothesis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Minhyong Kim
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of ArizonaTucson

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