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* *Date:* 16 Mar, 2017 Delete this page soon.
* *Time:* 17:30
* *Presenter:* Declan Davis
* *Title:* From arithmetic to modern cryptography: a guided tour
* *Audience:* 16+
* *Venue:* TBC
* *Contact:* Peter Giblin
This is the Presidential Lecture of the Liverpool Mathematical Society for 2016/17. Declan Davis gained MMath and PhD degrees at Liverpool University and now teaches at Belvedere Academy in Liverpool. Declan will talk about modular arithmetic and finite fields, then Diffie-Hellman, RSA, Elliptic Curves and finally Ellicptic Curve Diffie-Hellman cryptosystems. The lecture will be suitable for all students 16+ and their teachers.