Author: Jeffrey Hoffstein, Jill Pipher, Joesph H. Silverman

Publication Date: 2010 ISBN-10: 1441926747 ISBN-13: 9781441926746

An Introduction to Mathematical Cryptography provides an introduction to public key cryptography and underlying mathematics that is required for the subject. Each of the eight chapters expands on a specific area of mathematical cryptography and provides an extensive list of exercises. It is a suitable text for advanced students in pure and applied mathematics and computer science, or the book may be used as a self-study. This book also provides a self-contained treatment of mathematical cryptography for the reader with limited mathematical background.