Instructor: Guevara Noubir, email: email@example.com, phone: (617) 373 5205, office: 238 WVH.
Time: Thursday 6:00-9:00PM.
Office Hours: Wed 1:00-3:00 PM.
Teaching Assistant: TBD
Required Textbook: "Cryptography: Theory and Practice", (Second Edition), Douglas R. Stinston, Chapman & Hall/CRC, 2002. Latest Errata.
Course Home Page: http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/noubir/Courses/CSG252/F05.
Previous Years': http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/noubir/Courses/CSG252/F04.
Prerequisites: MTH 3001 (Foundations in Mathematics & Theory) or permission of instructor.
Course Direction: MS: Theory, Networks; PhD: Networks.
Course Description: This course provides a graduate-level introduction to cryptography.
Grading: The course grade will be based on:
Prerequisites test (5%),
Problem Sets (35%),
Project or Final Exam (30%)
Problem sets: PS1 [Word, PDF], PS2 [Word, PDF], PS3 [Word, PDF], PS4 [Word, PDF], PS5 [Word, PDF], PS6 [Word, PDF],PS7 [Word, PDF].
Solutions sketch: PS1 [PDF], PS2 [PDF], PS3 [PDF], PS4 [PDF], PS5 [PDF], PS6 [PDF], PS7 [PDF].
Midtem Exam: The midtem will take place on October 27th. Please mark your calendars and make sure that you will be able to attend the midterm.
Final Exam: The final exam will take place during final's week.