# MAT5323

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MAT 5323 Cryptography II (post-quantum cryptography).

**Sample textbook**:

[1] Daniel Bernstein, Johannes Buchmann, Erik Dahmen, *Post-Quantum Cryptography*, Springer, 2010.

**Catalog entry**

*Prerequisite*: Algebra and Number Systems (MAT 1313), or Discrete Mathematical Structures (CS 2233/2231), or instructor consent.

*Contents*:
(1) Introduction to post-quantum cryptography.
(2) Quantum computing.
(3) Hash-based Digital Signature Schemes.
(4) Code-based cryptography.
(5) Lattice-based Cryptography
(6) Multivariate Public Key Cryptography.
(7) Homomorphic encryption.

## Topics List

Week | Topic | Chapter 1 from the Bernstein-Johannes Buchmann-Dahmen book | MAT1313, or CS2233/2231, or instructor consent. |
---|---|---|---|

1-3 | Introduction to post-quantum cryptography | 1 | MAT1313 or CS2233/2231, or equivalent. |

2-4 | Quantum computing | 2 | |

5-6 | Hash-based Digital Signature Schemes | 3 | |

7-8 | Code-based cryptography | 4 | |

9-10 | Lattice-based Cryptography | 5 | |

11-12 | Multivariate Public Key Cryptography | 6 | |

13-end | Homomorphic encryption |