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Subject Computational. Number Theory. Of course, this dichotomy between theory and applications is not perfectly maintained: the chapters that focus mainly on applications include the development of some of the mathematics that is specific to a particular application, and very occasionally, some of the chapters that focus mainly on mathematics include a discussion of related algorithmic ideas as well.
In mathematics and computer science , computational number theory , also known as algorithmic number theory , is the study of computational methods for investigating and solving problems in number theory and arithmetic geometry , including algorithms for primality testing and integer factorization , finding solutions to diophantine equations , and explicit methods in arithmetic geometry. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Study of algorithms for performing number theoretic computations. MIT Press. Graduate Texts in Mathematics.
Solutions manual for "A computational introduction to number theory and algebra". July 07, If you follow me on Twitter, you've probably known that I've been into " A computational introduction to number theory and algebra " aka NTB for the last two or three months. IMHO, NTB is the best introductory-level book on number theory and algebra, especially for those who want to study these two mathematic subjects from a computer science and cryptography perspective. Moreover, the complete book is freely available online in PDF format under a Creative Common license. Thank you professor Victor Shoup!
The last three or four decades have seen an interesting array of applications of algebra and number theory to computer science and related areas, from securing the interchange of information public key cryptography to error-correcting codes widely used in the storage, retrieval and transmission of information. Conversely, the increasing capacity of computers has given rise to a vast area of algebra including number theory and algebraic geometry that emphasizes the algorithmic aspects of these branches of mathematics that somehow were at best latent. The book under review, now in its Second Edition, weaves together both aspects of algebra and number theory summarized above, balancing the exposition between the purely theoretical developments and the straight-forward applications to cryptography and coding theory, including algorithms and pseudo-codes that could be easily implemented by the interested reader. What is the running time of a program implementing these algorithms? This part of the book ends with the now familiar application to RSA public key cryptosystem and an application of the Chinese remainder theorem to an example of an error-correcting code analog to the Reed-Solomon code. All these theoretical aspects of algebra are then studied from an algorithmic point of view, starting with polynomial algebra, emphasizing the similarities between the ring of rational integers and the ring of polynomials with coefficients in a given field, with many of the algorithms for polynomials being the corresponding analogs for the algorithms for integers and with some applications, such as polynomial interpolation with errors, the Fast Fourier Transform, and Reed-Solomon codes.
Description This introductory book emphasizes algorithms and applications, such as cryptography and error correcting codes, and is accessible to a broad audience. The presentation alternates between theory and applications in order to motivate and illustrate the mathematics. The mathematical coverage includes the basics of number theory, abstract algebra and discrete probability theory. This edition now includes over new exercises, ranging from the routine to the challenging, that flesh out the material presented in the body of the text, and which further develop the theory and present new applications. The material has also been reorganized to improve clarity of exposition and presentation. Ideal as a textbook for introductory courses in number theory and algebra, especially those geared towards computer science students.
This text is an introduction to number theory and abstract algebra; based on its presentation, it appears appropriate for students coming from computer science. The book starts with basic properties of integers e. Comprehensiveness rating: 5 see less. The book also includes an introduction to probability. This, and other topics, are tools for interesting computational applications. The Table of Contents indicates a few sections that are not required for future material. The text includes an effective index.
Undoubtedly, this book, written by one of the leading authorities in the field, is one of the most beautiful books available on the market. There are numerous exercises at all levels …. The bibliography is quite comprehensive and therefore has intrinsic value in its own right. Skip to main content Skip to table of contents. Advertisement Hide.
Skip to search form Skip to main content You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly. DOI: Shoup Published Computer Science, Mathematics. This introductory book emphasizes algorithms and applications, such as cryptography and error correcting codes, and is accessible to a broad audience.
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