Tom Bella
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Tuesday   8:00am - 9:15am  
Thursday   9:00am - 10:15am  
MTH 105 - Elementary Mathematical Codebreaking
Spring 2010 - Section 1



  Announcements     [+]

 01-24 Website activated.
 02-03 The cryptanalysis website will be accessible starting on Tuesday of next week (Feb 9th). By this time, you will be expected to have gotten your login information from me.
 02-04 The link to the cryptanalysis website is Cryptanalysis Website.
 03-16 As announced in class today, I will begin collecting homework from the lecture notes at each class. Homework must be handed in at the start of class at 11am, and not worked on during the class. All work must be shown for all problems to receive any credit. Additionally, students who have any outstanding homework assignments not handed in must complete those assignments and hand them in before working on any ciphertexts.
 03-16 The homework due on Thursday, March 18th is all even problems from Section 2.1 and Section 4.1.
 03-18 The homework due on Tuesday, March 30th is all even problems from Sections 4.2 and 4.3, and the evens from 4-18 from Section 4.4.
 03-30 As classes were cancelled today, the homework listed as due on Tuesday, March 30th will be due on Thursday, April 1st.
 04-03 As classes were again cancelled due to continued flooding, the homework listed as due on Tuesday, March 30th will be due on Thursday, April 6th. Remember to come to class prepared to break polyalphabetic ciphers.
 04-06 The homework due on Thursday, April 8th is all even problems from Section 2.2 and Section 2.4.
 04-06 The homework due on Tuesday, April 13th is all even problems from Section 2.3.
 04-13 The homework due on Thursday, April 15th is all even problems within 1-19 from Section 5.1.
 04-15 The date of the exam has been changed. Exam 2 will now be held during class on Tuesday April 27th.
 04-15 The homework due on Tuesday, April 20th is all even problems within 20-29, 24-27, and 42-55 from Section 5.1.


  Course Documents and Handouts     [+]

   Course Syllabus
   Course Notes - Chapter 1
   Course Notes - Chapter 2
   Course Notes - Chapter 3
   Course Notes - Chapter 4
   Course Notes - Chapter 5
   Course Notes - Chapter 6 (coming soon)
   Course Notes - Chapter 7 (coming soon)
   Course Notes - Solutions to Exercises (updated 04-13)
   Cryptanalysis 5-Point Grading Rubric


  Homework Assignments     [+]


  (information on homework assignments will be available shortly)


  Course Materials     [+]


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Course Notes will be available online.


       
 


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