Cryptography: Encryption Schemes and Some Advanced Tools

Speaker:  Sruthi Sekar

Date: 3rd October 2017 (Tuesday)

Time: 09:15 pm – 10:15 pm

Venue: Lecture Hall I, Department of Mathematics

Abstract:

This talk is aimed to be an introduction to some schemes in Cryptography. The talk is structured to include relevant history in Cryptography, specific encryption schemes like RSA and some demonstrations to explain advanced tools used in Cryptography like Zero Knowledge Proofs and Multi-party Computation.

Area: Cryptography and Number Theory

References:

  1. Introduction to Modern Cryptography
    Book by: Jonathan Katz and Yehuda Lindell
  2. The Code Book
    Book by: Simon Singh
  3. The Codebreakers
    Book by: David Kahn
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