92.413 Number Theory

Number Theory

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 8351
Status Active

Studies congruencies and the Chinese Remainder Theorem, Primitive roots, quadratic reciprocity, approximation properties of continued fractions, Pell's equation. Recent application of number theory such as primality testing, cryptology, and random number generation will also be covered.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 92.221 Linear Algebra I or 92.321 Discrete Structures I.