Department of Mathematical Sciences
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

Algebra-Cryptography Seminar

  Fall 2004

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

Click Here for the Abstract

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:

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
* to be confirmed

On Tuesday, October 19, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215
Michal Sramka
will speak about
Public-key Cryptosystems based on Combinatorial Group Theory


On Tuesday, October 12, 2004, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215
Jason Boynton
will speak about
The n-Generator Property for Ideals
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 about
The n-Generator Property for Ideals
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

An Introduction to Valuations

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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