INSTITUTE OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS
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IAM716 - Special Topics: Sequence Design and Rings

Credit: 3(3-0); ECTS: 8.0
Instructor(s): Consent of IAM
Prerequisites: Consent of Instructor(s)

Course Catalogue Description

Finite fields and finite rings, Sequnces, power series, Linear feedback shift registers and linear recurrences, Algebraic feedback shift register sequences, Pseudo-random sequences, Correlation, Special types of good sequences, Sequence synthesis, Some codes over rings.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, the student will learn:
  • to provide basic background on finite commutative rings
  • their applications in cryptography and related areas

Course Learning Outcomes

Student, who passed the course satisfactorily will be able to:
  • learn basic techniques in finite rings
  • learn properties of sequences in application to cryptography and related area
  • learn some design techniques

Tentative (Weekly) Outline

Finite fields and finite rings, Sequnces, power series, Linear feedback shift registers and linear recurrences, Algebraic feedback shift register sequences, Pseudo-random sequences, Correlation, Special types of good sequences, Sequence synthesis, Some codes over rings.

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