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Bound on an expression involving J-function coefficients

I would like to show that $$(m+1)\,c_m- \sum_{n=1}^{m-1} c_n \,\sigma_{m-n} > 0$$ for all $m$, where $c_i$ is the $i$th coefficient of Klein's $J$-function $$J(q)= \frac{1728 \;E_4^3(q) }{...
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Question about the Fourier expansion of adelic Eisenstein series for $\operatorname{GL}_2$

My reference is Daniel Bump's book, Automorphic Forms and Representations, Chapter 3.7. Let $k$ be a number field, $G = \operatorname{GL}_2$, $B$ and $T$ the usual Borel subgroup and maximal torus ...
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Generalized Jacobians and modular units

Let $X$ be a proper algebraic smooth curve over a characteristic zero field $k$ and let $J$ be the Jacobian variety of $X$. Let $K$ be the function field of $X$. Assume that we are given $n$ distinct ...
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Algebraic independence of $P,Q,R$ or $E_2,E_4,E_6$ over $\mathbb C(z)$

Let $P,Q,R$ be the Fourier series of the Eisenstein series $E_2,E_4,E_6$, that is, $$ P(q)=1-24\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\sigma_1(n)q^n, $$ $$ Q(q)=1+240\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\sigma_3(n)q^n, $$ $$ R(q)=1-504\...
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Eisenstein series of Hilbert modular forms

I am reading Shimura's paper "The Special Values of the Zeta Functions Associated With Hilbert Modular Forms" and I do not exactly understand his definition of the Eisenstein series in section 3. ...
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Decategorification of Gaitsgory's strange functional equation?

Let $G$ a complex reductive algebraic group, $X$ be a smooth compact complex curve. The moduli stack $Bun_G$ of principal $G$-bundles on $X$ is generally speaking not quasi-compact (so we do not have ...
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Spectral theory for Fuchsian groups of the first kind

There are tons of material on the spectral theory of $L^2(\Gamma\backslash G)$ for a lattice $\Gamma$ in $G=PSL_2({\mathbb R})$. There are also many papers on the case of $\Gamma$ being convex-...
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How to compute Coefficients in Chudnovsky's Formula?

My aim is to understand all three coefficients arising in the Chudnovsky-Formula (see also Question 300385). Two of them are easily computed, but I failed with the third: It is known that for all $\...
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Why does this quasi-modular function have integral values?

It is a well-known result that the modular function $1728J(\tau) := \frac{1728E_4(\tau)^3}{E_4(\tau)^3-E_6(\tau)^2}$ has integral values if $\tau$ has class number 1 - for example at $\tau_{163}:=\...
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For Hida theory on $GU(2,2)$ can $p$ be inert in the imaginary quadratic field $K$?

I am familiar with the theory of Hida families of modular forms, so Hida theory on $GL_2$, but I am not familiar with Hida theory on any other algebraic groups. My question concerns Hida families of ...
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Main result of Shimura's On Eisenstein Series

The paper I'm referring to is https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.dmj/1077303203. Here Shimura constructs an Hermitian Eisenstein series $E_m(z,k,s,\psi,\mathfrak{b})$ for, in the case I am interested in,...
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Growth of a modified Zeta function appearing in the non-holomorphic Siegel Eisenstein series

In a paper (Eisenstein series for Siegel modular groups, https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/BF01459520.pdf) Mizumoto obtains an explicit Fourier expansion for the non-holomorphic Siegel ...
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Eisenstein series for quadratic number fields

I am familiar with the theory of modular forms and weight k Eisenstein series, and I am wondering if such a theory exists when the base field is not $\mathbb{Z}$. Is there a theory of modular forms ...
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Eisenstein series for non congruence subgoups

What is the present status of the Eisenstein series for noncongruence subgroups? I am aware of work of A. Scholl and Rohrlich work on the subject. Is there any specific examples that has been ...
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Critical values of L-functions and weights of Eisenstein Series

I have been reading Serre's paper on p-adic modular forms and there seems to be a connection between critical values of L-functions and weights of Eisenstein series in the following sense: For the ...
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Properties of coefficients in expansion of $E_6/E_4$ and $E_8/E_6$

Let $a(n)$ and $b(n)$ be define by the following; $E_6/E_4 = 1 - 744q + 159768q^2 - 36866976q^3 + 8507424792q^4 - 1963211493744q^5 + \cdots = \Sigma a(n)q^n,$ $E_8/E_6 = 1 + 984q + 574488q^2 + ...
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How can one understand the Eisenstein series E2 in terms of automorphic representation?

The weight 2, level 1 Eisenstein series $E_2(z)$ is a non-holomorphic automorphic form. It is defined as the analytic continuation to $s = 0$ of the series $$ E_2(z, s) = \sum_{\substack{m, n \in \...
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Rate of convergence of Siegel Eisenstein series

Let $\Gamma_n=Sp_{2n}(\mathbb{Z})$ and write $\gamma=\left(\matrix{A & B \\ C & D}\right)\in\Gamma_n$ for its block decomposition. Further let $\Gamma_n^0$ be the subset consisting of ...
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Analytic properties of Eisenstein series

Let $\Gamma$ be a discrete subgroup of $SL_2(\mathbb{R})$ which has a cusp at $\infty.$ suppose that $\mu(\Gamma\setminus\mathbb{H})<\infty,$ consider the Eisenstein series :$$E(z,s,\Gamma)=\sum_{\...
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Reference request: Eisenstein series built from principal series representation

One can build an Eisenstein series $E_s(v,g)$ from a vector $v\in D_s$, the principal series representation of $G_{\mathbb{A}_\mathbb{Q}}$. The space $D_s$ has a restricted tensor product structure $$ ...
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Region of convergence of Eisenstein series is a union of Weyl chambers when groups have discrete series?

Let $G$ be a reductive algebraic group, and let $M$ be a Levi subgroup of $G$. In Urban's paper Eigenvarieties for Reductive Groups, it seems to be assumed that if $G(\mathbb{R})$ and $M(\mathbb{R})$ ...
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Eisenstein series of weight one

Let $\psi$ be an odd Dirichlet character of $G_{\mathbb{Q}}$ with conductor equal to $N$ and $p \nmid N$ be a prime number. Assume that $\psi(Frob_p)=1$. Denote by $E_{\psi,1} \in S_1(\Gamma_1(N))$ ...
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Special values of real analytic Eisenstein series

Given $\tau$ in the upper half plane, define the normalized real-analytic Eisenstein series by $$ E(\tau, s) = \frac{1}{2} \sum_{(m,n)}' \frac{y^s}{|m\tau + n|^{2s}} $$ It is initially defined for $\...
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Factorizability of Subquotients of Principal Series Representations

Fix number field $F$, its ring of adeles $\mathbb{A}$, a "nice" algebraic group defined over $F$ (at least reductive but for my purposes I can assume simple and simply connected) and a parabolic ...
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Eisenstein Series on Siegel Space

I am looking for any reference dealing explicitly with Eisenstein series on Siegel space (the simplest case of $\rm{SP}_4$ is fine). Anything would be welcome, but in particular I'm interested in the ...
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How much can an Eisenstein series be truncated?

For ease of exposition, I will stick to the simplest case: consider the Eisenstein series for $SL_2(\bf R)$ $$E(z,s)=\sum_{\gamma\in P_{\bf Z}\backslash SL_2(\bf Z)}\text{Im}(\gamma z)^s=\sum_{(c,d)\...
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History of spectral methods to the study of real analytic $GL_2$-Eisenstein series

I'm trying to sort out the history of spectral methods in the study of real analytic $GL_2$-Eisenstein series. From what I read so far, I would say that the subject was really kicked off by the ...
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Simplest case of Langlands-Shahidi method

I would like to read the simplest examples of Langlands-Shahidi method carried out to prove the functional equation of $L$-function. Could the constant term of $\mathrm{GL}(2)$-Eisenstein series be ...
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Fourier expansion of Eisenstein Series

I have been reading a bit about the Fourier expansion of Eisenstein series (weight 1/2). I came across the fact that the coefficients contain Modified Bessel functions. Further reading I found ...
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A computation about Whittaker functions and Eisenstein series

I have some questions about the computation of Eisenstein series and Whittaker functions in the book. The question is on page 29, Theorem 4.3. My questions are in the following. (1) I think that $B(...
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Primer on Eisenstein series

My apologies if this question is a duplicate. I seached, and the closest I could locate is this question, which has very intriguing and intractable (for me) responses. In my continuing journey of ...
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Eisenstein series of weight $2$ for $\Gamma_0(N)$ : where am I wrong?

Let $A_{N,2}$ be the set of triples $(\psi,\varphi,t)$ such that $\psi$ and $\varphi$ are primitive Dirichlet characters modulo $u$ and $v$ with $(\psi\varphi)(-1)=1$, and $t$ is an integer such that $...
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Atkin-Lehner theory for nonholomorphic Eisenstein series

I am currently reading something about nonholomorphic Eisenstein series $E_\mathfrak{a}(z,1/2+it)$ for $\Gamma_0(q)$, where $\mathfrak{a}$ is a cusp (cf. Iwaniec, H. Spectral Methods of Automorphic ...
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Intertwining Operators Associated to Simple Reflections

Let $G$ be a quasi-split reductive group, over a local field, with a Borel subgroup $B=T\cdot N$ and the associated Weyl group $W$. Given a family of induced representations $\pi_s = Ind_B^G \chi\cdot ...
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About Theorem $3.1.3$ in Kubota's book: Elementary theory of eisenstein series

My question is about the proof of Theorem $3.1.3$ given in kubota's book, which shows how the function $\varphi(s)$ appearing in the Fourier expansion of eisenstein series can be continued ...
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Counting cosets of matrices of determinant > 1 under the action of a congruence subgroup

I tried asking this on math exchange, but no luck, so thought I'd try here. Let $M_2(m,\mathbb{Z}) $ be the $2\times 2$ matrices with integer entries and determinant $m$. Let $\Gamma^0(N)$ be the ...
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Moduli interpretation of Eisenstein series

Let $N \geq 11$ be an integer and consider the basis of Eisenstein series for $M_2(\Gamma_0(N))$ described in Theorem $4.6.2$ of Diamond--Shurman's book. Pick and Eisenstein series $F$ in this basis. ...
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Ternary quadratic form theta series as Hecke eigenforms and class number one

At Simple comparison of positive ternary quadratic form representation counts Jeremy answered: "The reason is that the theta series for the sums of three squares form is an eigenfunction for all the ...
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Simple comparison of positive ternary quadratic form representation counts

Something came up yesterday in a referee request and I was surprised to find that I did not know the facts in full generality. This is about positive quadratic forms in three variables with integer ...
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Eisenstein series over a definite division algebra

Let $D$ be the definite quaternion division algebra over $\mathbb{Q}$. $\mathcal{O}$ is a maximal order inside $D$, let's fix $\mathcal{O}$ to be the Hurwitz quaternion. Let $\Gamma=PGL_2(\mathcal{O})$...
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about lemma 5.9 of Mazur's famous Eisenstein ideal paper

In Lemma 5.9 of Chapter II of his famous Eisenstein ideal paper, Mazur proved that when $1/N$ is invertible in the ring $R$, if $\phi$ is a holomorphic modular form in $\omega^k$ over $\Gamma_0(N)$ ...
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Real cusp forms

Most literature on modular functions (invariant or covariant with weight k under the full modular PSL_2(Z) group) treats holomorphic functions and introduce the notion of cusp forms (modular functions ...
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Twists in “Eisenstein property” in Geometric Langlands

I am trying to read and understand (parts of) Gaitsgory's “Outline of the proof of the Geometric Langlands conjecture for GL(2)” [arXiv link]. In Section 6.4.8 he states "Property Ei", which basically ...
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On nonholomorphic Eisenstein series

Could you suggest me a reference where the following non-holomorphic generalization of the Eisenstein series is discussed? $$ G_{k,l}(\tau,z) = \sum_{m,n} (z+m+n\tau)^{-k}(\bar z+m+n\bar \tau)^{-l} $...
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Numerical methods for Eisenstein series

Are there any existing numerical libraries for Eisenstein series? In particular I am interested in calculating values of parabolic Eisenstein series on $ SL(n,\mathbb Z) \setminus GL(n,\mathbb R) / (...
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Fourier expansion of Eisenstein series at various cusps

Here is my setting: Let $E\in\mathcal{M}_k(\Gamma_0(N))$ be an Eisenstein series (of trivial Nebentypus) that is a normalized eigenform for all the Hecke operators at level $\Gamma_0(N)$. Assume that ...
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Eisenstein series and 163?

Given $q = e^{2\pi i \tau}$ and the Eisenstein series $E_{2k}(\tau)$, i.e., $$E_2(\tau) = 1-24\sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{n q^n}{1-q^n}$$ $$E_4(\tau) = 1+240\sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{n^3 q^n}{1-q^n}$$ ...
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What is different about the Residual Spectrum

In the context of spectral decomposition of functions in $L^2(\Gamma \backslash \mathfrak{h})$, or Selberg trace formula, we come across three different types of spectrum. First off there is the ...
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Where do the real analytic Eisenstein series live?

In obtaining the spectral decomposition of $L^2(\Gamma \backslash G)$ where $G=SL_2(\mathbb{R})$, and $\Gamma$ is an arithmetic subgroup (I am satisfied with $\Gamma = SL (2,\mathbb{Z})$) we have a ...
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Relation between Theta series and Eisensteinseries

In "Mackey - Unitary Group Representation in Physics, Probability and Number Theory" on page 326, George Mackey mentions a result of Ludwig Siegel, which was later generalized to semi-simple Lie ...