Winter Term 2009

Lior Silberman
- Office: MATX 1112, 604-827-3031
- Email: "lior" (at) Math.UBC.CA (please include the course number in the subject line, if applicable)
- Office hours: by appointment

- Classes: MWF, 11am-12pm,
Chemistry Building Room 124 –
**NOTE THE NEW LOCATION!** - Office Hours Cancelled 17/3, 20/3. Patrick Brosnan will teach the classes on 18/3, 20/3.
- Textbook: Lindsay N. Childs,
*A Concrete Introduction to Modern Algebra*, 2nd edition. Springer-Verlag, New York. ISBN: 0-387-98999-4 (softcover), 0-387-94484-2 (hardcover) - Syllabus (PDF)
- (Rough) lecture notes (PDF)
- SLATE site.
- Midterm:
- Pre-Midterm Information (HTML), (also in PDF)
- The Exam, as well as solutions, were posted to the SLATE website

- Final:
- Pre-Final Information (PDF)

Solutions at the SLATE site.

- Problem Set 1, due 14/1/09
- Problem Set 2, due 19/1/09
- Problem Set 3, due 26/1/09
- Problem Set 4, due 02/2/09 (typo corrected 26/1/09, another typo corrected 2/2/09)
- Problem Set 5, due 09/2/09
- Problem Set 6, due 25/2/09 (RSA Paper at the SLATE site)
- Problem Set 7, due 4/3/09
- Problem Set 8, due 11/3/09
- Problem Set 9, due 20/3/09
- Problem Set 10, due 27/3/09
- Problem Set 11, due 3/4/09
- Problem Set 12, due 8/4/09

- [RSA] Rivest, Shamir and Adelman,
*A method for obtaining digital signatures and public-key cryptosystems*, Comm. ACM**21**no. 2 (1978), 120–126.)

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