Bridges the gap between theoretical and computational aspects of prime numbers Exercise sections are a goldmine of interesting examples, pointers to the literature and potential research projects Authors are well-known and highly-regarded in the fieldThe continued fraction factoring method, which was introduced in the early 1970s , allowed complete factorizations of numbers of around 50 digits, when previously , about 20 digits had been the limit. The quadratic sieve and the number fieldanbsp;...

Title | : | Prime Numbers |

Author | : | Richard Crandall, Carl Pomerance |

Publisher | : | Springer Science & Business Media - 2006-04-07 |

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