Multizeta values for Fq[t], their period interpretation, and relations between them

Greg W. Anderson, Dinesh S. Thakur

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We provide a period interpretation for multizeta values (in the function field context) in terms of explicit iterated extensions of tensor powers of Carlitz motives (mixed Carlitz-Tate t-motives). We give examples of combinatorially involved relations that these multizeta values satisfy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2038-2055
Number of pages18
JournalInternational Mathematics Research Notices
Issue number11
StatePublished - Feb 1 2009

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