Frobenius modules and Galois representations
Annales de l'Institut Fourier, Volume 59 (2009) no. 7, pp. 2805-2818.

Frobenius modules are difference modules with respect to a Frobenius operator. Here we show that over non-archimedean complete differential fields Frobenius modules define differential modules with the same Picard-Vessiot ring and the same Galois group schemes up to extension by constants. Moreover, these Frobenius modules are classified by unramified Galois representations over the base field. This leads among others to the solution of the inverse differential Galois problem for p-adic differential equations with (strong) Frobenius structure over p-adic differential fields with algebraically closed residue field.

Les modules de Frobenius sont des modules aux différences par rapport à un opérateur de Frobenius. Nous montrons ici que, sur des corps différentiels complets et non archimédiens, les modules de Frobenius définissent des modules différentiels ayant le même anneau de Picard-Vessiot, et quitte à étentre le corps des constantes, le même schéma en groupes de Galois. De plus, ces modules de Frobenius sont classifiés par des représentations galoisiennes non ramifiées sur le corps de base. Cela donne, entre autres, la solution du problème de Galois différentiel inverse pour les équations différentielles p-adiques avec une structure de Frobenius (forte), définies sur les corps différentiels p- adiques ayant un corps résiduel algébriquement clos.

DOI: 10.5802/aif.2508
Classification: 12H25, 12F12, 12H05, 12H10
Keywords: Frobenius modules, iterative differential modules, Galois representations, $p$-adic differential equations, inverse differential Galois theory
Matzat, B. Heinrich 1

1 University of Heidelberg Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing Im Neuheimer Feld 368 69120 Heidelberg (Germany)
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Matzat, B. Heinrich. Frobenius modules and Galois representations. Annales de l'Institut Fourier, Volume 59 (2009) no. 7, pp. 2805-2818. doi : 10.5802/aif.2508.

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