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Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M5S 2E4, Canada;
Department of Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology and the University of Gothenburg, SE-412 96 Gothenburg, Sweden;
Department of Mathematics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA;


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We study various families of Artin $L$-functions attached to geometric parametrizations of number fields. In each case we find the Sato–Tate measure of the family and determine the symmetry type of the distribution of the low-lying zeros.

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