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The dilogarithm function in geometry and number theory. (English) Zbl 0744.33011
Number theory and related topics, Pap. Ramanujan Colloq., Bombay/India 1988, Stud. Math., Tata Inst. Fundam. Res. 12, 231-243 (1989).
[For the entire collection see Zbl 0743.00038.]
This paper is a revised version of a lecture given in Bonn on the occasion of F. Hirzebruch’s 60th birthday and has also appeared under the title “The remarkable dilogarithm” in J. Math. Phys. Sci. 22, No. 1, 131-145 (1988; Zbl 0669.33001).
Reviewer: D.Zagier

##### MSC:
 33E20 Other functions defined by series and integrals 11F11 Holomorphic modular forms of integral weight 11R42 Zeta functions and $$L$$-functions of number fields 53C25 Special Riemannian manifolds (Einstein, Sasakian, etc.)
dilogarithms