Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

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COMP 523 001 (CRN: 23897)

INTRO TO MATH CRYPTOGRAPHY

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICAL CRYPTOGRAPHY
Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Goldman, Ron
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: COMP 182 OR COMP 448 OR MATH 448 OR MATH 365
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 45
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 20
Enrollment data as of: 17-MAY-2024 8:04PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
2-MAY-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S
 
Description: The course introduces students to modern cryptographic techniques, focusing mainly on mathematical tools. The course covers topics such as Diffie-Hellman key exchange, the ElGamal public key crypto system, integer factorization and RSA, and elliptic curves and lattices in cryptography. Cross-list: COMP 323.