Introduction: How to Use this Book



As starlier, the purpose of this book is to help graduate students who wish to learn something about algebraic cryptanalysis, or researchers from either other branches of cryptography, computer algebra, or finite fields who may wish to try their hand at code-breaking.

Citations for all the topics described here appear in the respective chapters, and therefore are omitted in the introduction, to preserve readability.


Linear Algebra Block Cipher Polynomial System Optical Character Recognition Stream Cipher 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsFordham UniversityBronxUSA

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