Florida Atlantic University C. E. Schmidt College of Science Department of Mathematical Sciences Center for Cryptography and Information Security

Algebra-Cryptography Seminar

Fall 2007


All lectures take place in SE 215. Everybody is invited to participate.

Next Talk:
On Tuesday, December 11, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Dr. Thomas Brüstle
(Université de Sherbrooke and Bishop's University,
Sherbrooke, Quebec)

will speak in the Mathematical Sciences Colloquium about

Algebraic Structures given by Surface Triangulations


Click here for the announcement


On Tuesday, December 6, at 11:00 a.m. in SE 215

Dr. Kai Hauser
(Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats and Universitat de Barcelona, Spain)

will speak in the Mathematical Sciences Colloquium about

Strong Axioms of Infinity



On Tuesday, December 4, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Dr. María Isabel González Vasco
(Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain)

will speak in the Mathematical Sciences Colloquium about

Group key establishment using password authentication
(or how Alice, Bob and Carlos may establish a secure session key without signing messages)



On Tuesday, November 20, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Fred Richman
will speak about

Factorial Fields


On Tuesday, November 13, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Robert Lubarsky
will speak about

Topological Models of Set Theory --- Part II


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

Robert Lubarsky
will speak about

Topological Models of Set Theory


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

Markus Schmidmeier
will speak about

Submodule categories of fractional Calabi-Yau dimension


On Friday, October 12, at 3:30 p.m. in SE 215

Helene Tyler, Ph.D.
(Manhattan College, NY)

will give a Colloquium talk about

Reflection Functors acting on Systems of Vector Spaces


On Tuesday, September 25, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Marcela Chiorescu
will speak about

Minimal zero-dimensional extensions
of one-dimensional integral domains of finite character



On Tuesday, September 25, at 2:30 p.m. in SE 215

Audrey Doughty
will speak about

Large indecomposable submodule embeddings


On Tuesday, September 25, at 3:00 p.m. in SE 215

Mary Hopkins
will speak about

Weakly integrally closed numerical monoid rings


On Tuesday, September 18, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Fred Richman
will speak about

Algebraic functions, calculus style


On Tuesday, September 11, at 2:00 p.m. in SE 215

Sibel Özkan, Ph.D.
(Auburn University, AL, currently Visiting Prof. at FAU)

will speak about

Hamilton decompositions with primitive complements


Further talks are welcome! Please contact Lee Klingler (klingler(at)fau.edu),   Spyros Magliveras(spyros(at)fau.edu),   Fred Richman (richman(at)fau.edu),   Markus Schmidmeier (markus(at)math.fau.edu),   or Rainer Steinwand (rsteinwa(at)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, Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Spring 2006, Fall 2006, Spring 2007

Last modified:  by Markus Schmidmeier