# Math 587/CSCE 557, Introduction to Cryptography - Spring 2007

# Nigel Boston

## Contact Information

LeConte 427
Telephone: 777-0439.

E-mail: *boston@math.sc.edu*

Homepage

Office Hours: M 3:30-4:30, T 2-3, W 2:30-3:30, or by appointment.

## Text

Private Notes
Famous Unsolved Codes and Ciphers
Comic courtesy of Bill Kay

## Previous Cryptography Course with Useful Materials

Previous Course Materials
## Course Overview and Syllabus

Course Information
## Sections

- Main Lecture: TTh 9:30-10:45, LeConte 405.

## Course Schedule

## Homework Assignments

- 1st Homework, due Jan 25
- 2nd Homework, due Feb 1
- 3rd Homework, due Feb 8
- 4th Homework, due Feb 22
- 5th Homework, due Mar 1
- 6th Homework, due Mar 8
- 7th Homework, due Mar 29
- 8th Homework, due Apr 12
- 9th Homework, due Apr 19
- 10th Homework, due Apr 26

Homework will be set every Thursday and due the following Thursday. You are encouraged to discuss
the exercises with your classmates but the work you hand in should be your own.
## Midterms (with Answers)

## Final (with Answers)