AIM Math Teachers’ Circle – Stanford

When:
February 15, 2018 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2018-02-15T17:00:00-08:00
2018-02-15T20:00:00-08:00
Where:
Stanford University
Nora Suppes Hall
224 Panama St, Stanford, CA 94305
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Hana Silverstein

Session leader: Dan Boneh, Stanford Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Session topic: Cryptography

Cryptography gives many applications of advanced mathematics in real-world systems. In this session we will look at some algebraic problems that come up in cryptography. We will use results from number theory to break some well-known encryption systems.