### Oct 28, 2008

#### Consani on F_un

Posted by lievenlb in Connes-C-M-2008, webcasts • No commentsKatia Consani gave a talk “On the notion of geometry over F_un” at the Fields institute.

Katia Consani gave a talk “On the notion of geometry over F_un” at the Fields institute.

Alain Connes explaining the paper “Fun with F_un” on YouTube!

In recent years several people spend a lot of energy looking for properties of an elusive object : **the field with one element** or in French : “F-un”. One of the motivations is the hope to prove the Riemann hypothesis by mimicking Weil’s proof in the case of curves.

Alain Connes, Caterina Consani and Matilde Marcolli : Fun with F_un, arXived on June 14th, 2000 as arXiv:0806.2401