nLab Galois representation


should be merged with Galois module



A Galois representation is a Galois module on a vector space.

See at Galois modules for more.


Review of the fact that Galois representations encode local systems are are hence analogs in arithmetic geometry of flat connections in differential geometry includes

  • Tom Lovering, Étale cohomology and Galois Representations, 2012 (pdf)

See also at function field analogy.

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