Distribution of Prime Numbers
by WWL Chen
This set of notes, previously known as Elementary and Analytic Number Theory, has been used between 1981 and 1990 by the author at Imperial College, University of London.
The material has been organized in such a way to create a single volume suitable for an introduction to the distribution of prime numbers.
The material is available free to all individuals, on the understanding that it is not to be used for financial gain, and may be downloaded and/or photocopied, with or without permission from the author. However, the documents may not be kept on any information storage and retrieval system without permission from the author, unless such system is not accessible to any individuals other than its owners.
SECTION A --- ELEMENTARY ASPECTS
Chapter 1: ARITHMETIC FUNCTIONS (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)
Chapter 2: ELEMENTARY PRIME NUMBER THEORY (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)
SECTION B --- ANALYTIC ASPECTS
Chapter 3: DIRICHLET SERIES (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)
Chapter 4: PRIMES IN ARITHMETIC PROGRESSIONS (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)
Chapter 5: THE PRIME NUMBER THEOREM (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)
Chapter 6: THE RIEMANN ZETA FUNCTION (last uploaded on 2 December 2002)