Sums of two almost twin primes

Date: 2021-02-15

Time: 17:00 - 18:00

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Joni Teravainen, University of Oxford

In 1975, Montgomery and Vaughan proved that the number of exceptions to the binary Goldbach problem is power-saving. I will discuss work where we obtain a nearly power-saving exceptional set for numbers that are not the sum of two “almost twin primes”. This is joint work with Lasse Grimmelt.