Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2024

     

COMP 523 001 (CRN: 21975)

INTRO TO MATH CRYPTOGRAPHY

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICAL CRYPTOGRAPHY
Department: Computer Science
Instructor: Goldman, Ron
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR DCH 1042 (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) 
Session: 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: 1
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 35
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 22
Enrollment data as of: 29-FEB-2024 9:21AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2024  
7:00PM - 10:00PM T DCH 1042
 
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, MATH 323. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 523 if student has credit for COMP 323/MATH 323.