Parity of class numbers and witt equivalence of quartic fields

Stanislav Jakubec, František Marko, Kazimierz Szymiczek

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We show that 27 out of the 29 Witt equivalence classes of quartic number fields can be represented by fields of class number 1. It is known that the remaining two classes contain solely fields of even class numbers. We show that these two classes can be represented by fields of class number 2.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1711-1715
Number of pages5
JournalMathematics of Computation
Issue number212
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1995


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics

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