Week 1, Sept. 5 - 6, Some history and classic cryptosystems, Chapter 2
Week 2, Sept. 10 - 13, Classic cryptosystems cont'd, Chapter 2
Week 3, Sept. 17 - 20, Basic number theory, Chapter 3
Week 4, Sept. 24 - 27, number theory cont'd, Chapter 3
Week 6, Oct. 15 - Oct. 18, RSA cont'd, Chapter 6
Week 7, Oct. 22 - Oct. 25; Finite fields, Section 3.11 plus supplement
Week 9, Nov. 5 - Nov. 8, Discrete logarithms, cont'd, Chapter 7
Week 10, Nov. 12 - Nov. 15, Elliptic curves, Chapter 16
Week 11, Nov. 19 - Nov. 22, Elliptic curve cryptosystems, Chapter 16
Week 12, Nov. 26 - Nov. 28, third test, in-class, Nov. 28; class is cancelled Nov. 29