Department of
Mathematical Sciences

Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991# *Algebra-Cryptography
Seminar*

*Fall
2004*

Next Talk:

On Tuesday, November 30, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

will speak about

On Tuesday, November 23, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

will speak about

On Tuesday, November 16, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

will review some of the

On Tuesday, November 9, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, November 2, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, October 26, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215 we will have a

* to be confirmed

On Tuesday, October 19, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, October 12, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, October 5, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, September 21, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

On Tuesday, August 31, 2004, at 1:30 p.m. in SE 215

**Comments
and Suggestions** are
welcome ! Please contact Lee
Klingler(klingler@fau.edu),
Spyros
Magliveras (spyros@fau.edu),
Fred Richman (richman@fau.edu), or Markus Schmidmeier
(markus@math.fau.edu).

For nostalgic reasons you can consult the**Previous Programs** of
this seminar: Fall 1999,Spring 2000,Fall 2000,Spring 2001,Fall 2001,Spring 2002,Fall 2002,Spring 2003,Fall 2003,
Spring
2004

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*, by Markus Schmidmeier

Charles E. Schmidt College of Science

Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

All lectures take place in Science and Engineering, room 215. Everybody is invited to participate.

Next Talk:

On Tuesday, November 30, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

James Brewer

will speak about

`Today's Hot Theorem is Tomorrow's Exercise' and other musings

On Tuesday, November 23, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Dr. Wandi Wei

will speak about

An Algorithm for Operations in GF(2^m)

On Tuesday, November 16, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Rita Agrelo, Basak Ay,
Markus Schmidmeier, and Michal Sramka

will review some of the

Best Talks at the 2004 Weekend Algebra Meeting

On Tuesday, November 9, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Jianmin Chen

(College of Engineering)

will speak about
Network Security and Cryptography

On Tuesday, November 2, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Fred Richman

will speak about
Did Euclid need the Euclidean algorithm to prove unique factorization?

On Tuesday, October 26, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215 we will have a

2004
Weekend Algebra Meeting Practice Session.

The participants from Boca Raton will present preliminary versions of their talks at the Hammond meeting:

The participants from Boca Raton will present preliminary versions of their talks at the Hammond meeting:

2:00 -- 2:15 | Michal Sramka | Public-key Cryptosystems based on Combinatorial Group Theory |

2:20 -- 2:35 | Jason Boynton* | Ideals in the Ring of Integer Valued Polynomials |

2:40 -- 2:55 | Markus Schmidmeier | A Construction for Metabelian
Groups |

On Tuesday, October 19, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Michal Sramka

will speak aboutPublic-key
Cryptosystems based on Combinatorial Group Theory

On Tuesday, October 12, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Jason Boynton

will speak aboutThe
n-Generator Property for Ideals

in the Ring of Integer Valued Polynomials

--- Part II

in the Ring of Integer Valued Polynomials

--- Part II

On Tuesday, October 5, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Jason Boynton

will speak aboutThe
n-Generator Property for Ideals

in the Ring of Integer Valued Polynomials

in the Ring of Integer Valued Polynomials

On Tuesday, September 21, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Myriam Anez

will speak about

The
Fundamental Theorem for Symmetric Polynomials

On Tuesday, August 31, 2004, at 1:30 p.m. in SE 215

Dr. Laura Ghezzi

(Florida International University)

will
speak about(Florida International University)

An
Introduction to Valuations

For nostalgic reasons you can consult the