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Hypothesis H and the prime number theorem for automorphic representations

Jie Wu and Yangbo Ye

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For any unitary cuspidal representations $\pi_n$ of $GL_n(\mathbb{Q}_\mathbb{A})$, $n=2,3,4$, respectively, consider two automorphic representations $\Pi$ and $\Pi'$ of $GL_6(\mathbb{Q}_\mathbb{A})$, where $\Pi_p\cong\wedge^2\pi_{4,p}$ for $p\neq 2,3$ and $\pi_{4,p}$ not supercuspidal ($\pi_{4, p}$ denotes the local component of $\pi_4$), and $\Pi'=\pi_2\boxtimes\pi_3$. First, Hypothesis H for $\Pi$ and $\Pi'$ is proved. Then contributions from prime powers are removed from the prime number theorem for cuspidal representations $\pi$ and $\pi'$ of $GL_m(\mathbb{Q}_\mathbb{A})$ and $GL_{m'}(\mathbb{Q}_\mathbb{A})$, respectively. The resulting prime number theorem is unconditional when $m,m'\leq 4$ and is under Hypothesis H otherwise.

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Funct. Approx. Comment. Math., Volume 37, Number 2 (2007), 461-471.

First available in Project Euclid: 18 December 2008

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Hypothesis H functoriality prime number theorem


Wu, Jie; Ye, Yangbo. Hypothesis H and the prime number theorem for automorphic representations. Funct. Approx. Comment. Math. 37 (2007), no. 2, 461--471. doi:10.7169/facm/1229619665.

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