Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855) |
## Number Theory## at Dalhousie University Department of Mathematics and Statistics |
Pierre de Fermat (1601-1665) |

- Faculty members working in number theory:
- Classes offered:
- MATH-3070: Theory of Numbers
- MATH-4070/5070: Topics in Number Theory -- Computational Number Theory
- MATH/CSCI-4116: Cryptography

- General number theory websites:
- The Number Theory Web; what's new in the world of number theory.
- Math Archives: Number Theory. A miscellany of interesting and useful links.

- More specific number theory websites:
- The Prime Pages. Prime number research, records, and resources.
- Bernoulli Numbers Bibliography. Maintained and co-edited by K. Dilcher. More than 2600 entries.
- Fermat number factoring status.
- Elliptic Curve Cryptography: An online tutorial.

- Other recommended websites:
- The "MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive". Short biographies of thousands of mathematicians, and more stuff.
- Departmental Library website. Many links to interesting and important resources.
- "MathWorld", a huge on-line encyclopedia, with graphs, animations, etc.
- The Canadian Mathematical Society's Student Centre.

- Some recommended books

Last update: August 19, 2002

Created and maintained by Karl Dilcher (dilcher@mathstat.dal.ca).