ACTA MATHEMATICA
UNIVERSITATIS COMENIANAE




Sums of seventh powers in the ring of polynomials
over the finite field with four elements


M. Car

Received: March 6, 2012;   Accepted: April 12, 2012



Abstract.   We study representations of polynomials P Î F4[T] as sums P = X17 + . . . + Xs7.  

Keywords:  Waring's problem; polynomials.  

AMS Subject classification: Primary:  11T55  Secondary:  11P05


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