Home page for Section H1 of Math 103 in Fall 1999

This is a course describing some of the mathematics of communication. It is one of several courses recently introduced at Rutgers, partially funded by the National Science Foundation. We hope to inform and excite students about mathematics and science. We want to demonstrate clearly the relevance and importance of what we teach.

Instructor S. Greenfield, assisted by N. Fefferman.

A list of students in the course

A list of links on medical record privacy

Some links on cryptography policy of governments

Links about the Data Encryption Standard

The government policy debate: the teams and their initial directions, and written student responses.

RSA problems

The bitstream assignment: Aliens and xor

Questions and comments

Maintained by greenfie@math.rutgers.edu and last modified 9/10/99.