On the Arthur–Selberg trace formula for GL(2)

  • Tobias Finis

    Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Erez Lapid

    Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel


We extend the terms on the geometric side of the trace formula for GL(2) over continuously to a natural Fréchet algebra of non-compactly supported test functions. For the spectral side the analogous result had been obtained previously (in much greater generality) in collaboration with W. Müller.

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Tobias Finis, Erez Lapid, On the Arthur–Selberg trace formula for GL(2). Groups Geom. Dyn. 5 (2011), no. 2, pp. 367–391

DOI 10.4171/GGD/132