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: An Architecture for Combinator Graph ReductionAn Architecture for Combinator Graph Reduction
by - Academic Press
The results of cache-simulation experiments with an abstract machine for reducing combinator graphs are presented. The abstract machine, called TIGRE, exhibits reduction rates that compare favorably with previously reported techniques.
(17542 views)
Book cover: Pictures of Julia and Mandelbrot SetsPictures of Julia and Mandelbrot Sets
- Wikibooks
The purpose of this book is to show how the computer can draw technically perfect pictures of Julia and Mandelbrot sets. All the necessary theory is explained and some words are said about how to put the things into a computer program.
(15831 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.
(21577 views)
Book cover: Computer Algebra, Algorithms, Systems and ApplicationsComputer Algebra, Algorithms, Systems and Applications
by - Czech Technical University
From the table of contents: Introduction; Algorithms for algebraic computation; Integrated mathematical systems; Basic possibilities of integrated mathematical systems; Applications of computer algebra; Another sources of study.
(18120 views)