Published on April 8th, 2013 | by Jo0
Undergraduate Seminar: The Mathematics of Secrets
Presented by Dr Naomi Benger, University of Adelaide
One very important application of number theory is the implementation of public key cryptosystems that we use today. Dr Benger will introduce elementary number theory, Fermat’s theorem and use these to explain how ElGamal encryption and digital signatures work.
Date(s) – 08/04/2013
2:00 pm – 2:35 pm