Logo

A Computational Introduction to Number Theory and Algebra

Large book cover: A Computational Introduction to Number Theory and Algebra

A Computational Introduction to Number Theory and Algebra
by

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0521851548
ISBN-13: 9780521851541
Number of pages: 534

Description:
Number theory and algebra play an increasingly significant role in computing and communications, as evidenced by the striking applications of these subjects to such fields as cryptography and coding theory. This introductory book emphasises algorithms and applications, such as cryptography and error correcting codes, and is accessible to a broad audience. The mathematical prerequisites are minimal: nothing beyond material in a typical undergraduate course in calculus is presumed, other than some experience in doing proofs - everything else is developed from scratch.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(3.5MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: FractalsFractals
- Wikibooks
The aim of this text is to develop an informal, light introduction to the world of fractal geometry and to inspire further research into the subject, whether your interest is of a pure, applied or even recreational nature.
(5776 views)
Book cover: Art Gallery Theorems and AlgorithmsArt Gallery Theorems and Algorithms
by - Oxford University Press
Art gallery theorems and algorithms are so called because they relate to problems involving the visibility of geometrical shapes and their internal surfaces. This book explores generalizations and specializations in these areas.
(15423 views)
Book cover: Think Stats: Probability and Statistics for ProgrammersThink Stats: Probability and Statistics for Programmers
by - Green Tea Press
Think Stats is an introduction to Probability and Statistics for Python programmers. This new book emphasizes simple techniques you can use to explore real data sets and answer interesting statistical questions. Basic skills in Python are assumed.
(14441 views)
Book cover: Mathematical Illustrations: A Manual of Geometry and PostScriptMathematical Illustrations: A Manual of Geometry and PostScript
by - Cambridge University Press
The author gives an introduction to basic features of the PostScript language and shows how to use it for producing mathematical graphics. The book includes the discussion computer graphics and some comments on good style in mathematical illustration.
(15153 views)