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Mathematics Visit Day

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Secrets of Mathematics
4 - 7:30 p.m.

Warde Academic Center -- Room S-115
3700 W. 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655

An Introduction to Elliptic Curves and Elliptic Curve Cryptography

In our high-tech, computerized world, keeping information safe and private is a concern for everyone. From our chip-and-pin debit card purchases to government cybersecurity task forces, cryptography is now a household term. Elliptic curves are popular for use in public-key cryptosystems where memory, processing and cost are concerned. In this talk, we will introduce elliptic curves and show how they can be used to protect our personal information.

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