Workshop I: Number Theory and Cryptography – Open Problems

October 9 - 13, 2006

Schedule


Monday, October 9, 2006

9:00 - 10:00
Antoine Joux (Université Versailles/Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines)

Discrete Logarithm in all finite fields Short
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

10:30 - 11:30
Ronald Rivest (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Controlled Algebras and GII’s
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

1:30 - 2:30
2:45 - 3:45
4:15 - 5:15

Tuesday, October 10, 2006

9:00 - 10:00

To Be Announced

10:30 - 11:30
1:30 - 2:30
Tanja Lange (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven)

Open Problems in Pairings
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

2:45 - 3:45
4:15 - 5:15
Neal Koblitz (University of Washington)

Generic Groups
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)


Wednesday, October 11, 2006

9:00 - 10:00
Renate Scheidler (University of Calgary)

Real Hyperelliptic Curves
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 11:15
11:45 - 12:45
2:00 - 3:00

Thursday, October 12, 2006

9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 11:30
1:30 - 2:30
Everett Howe (Center for Communications Research)

Low-genus curves over finite fields
Audio (MP3 File, Podcast Ready)
PDF Presentation

2:45 - 3:45
4:15 - 5:15

Friday, October 13, 2006

9:00 - 10:00
10:15 - 11:15
11:30 - 12:30
1:30 - 2:30
2:45 - 3:45