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Open Access Dissertation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Year Degree Awarded
We explore certain arithmetic properties of iterated extensions. Namely, we compute the index associated to certain families of iterated polynomials and determine the decomposition of prime ideals in others.
Gassert, Thomas Alden, "Prime Decomposition in Iterated Towers and Discriminant Formulae" (2014). Doctoral Dissertations. 84.