2 - 6 February 2009
Lausanne (CH)
Mathematical Foundations in Cryptography

Program

Background Reading List

Course Material

Provisional Programme (subject to change)

Monday 2 February 2009

    9:15-10:00-- Registration
    10:00-10:50Peter Stevenhagen: Introduction to factoring
    10:50-11:20-- Coffee Break
    11:20-12:10Martijn Stam: Introduction to finite fields
    12:10-14:00-- Lunch
    14:00-14:50Ben Smith: Introduction to elliptic curves
    14:50-15:40Peter Stevenhagen: Elliptic curve factoring
    15:40-16:10-- Coffee Break
    16:10-18:00Exercises workshop

Tuesday 3 February 2009

    9:30-10:20 Peter Stevenhagen: Number field sieve factoring
    10:20-10:40 -- Coffee Break
    10:40-11:30 Martijn Stam: Algebraic tori
    11:30-12:20 Steven Galbraith: Discrete logarithms
    12:20-14:00 -- Lunch
    14:00-14:50 Ueli Maurer: Lower bound proofs for DL, CDH and DDH
    14:50-15:40 Oded Regev: Lattices
    15:40-16:10 -- Coffee Break
    16:10-18:00 Exercises workshop
    20:00-... -- Conference Banquet
    -- Restaurant LE RAISIN
    -- Place de la Palud 19
    -- 1003 Lausanne

Wednesday 4 February 2009

    9:30-10:20 Ueli Maurer: Reduction of DL to CDH
    10:20-10:40 -- Coffee Break
    10:40-11:30 Martijn Stam: The XTR cryptosystem
    11:30-12:20 Ueli Maurer: Reduction of factoring to breaking RSA generically
    12:20- -- Lunch
    Afternoon -- Free afternoon

Thursday 5 February 2009

    9:30-10:20 Ben Smith: Isogenies on elliptic curves and applications
    10:20-10:40 -- Coffee Break
    10:40-11:30 Oded Regev: Lattices
    11:30-12:20 Serge Vaudenay: Distinguishing distributions and Chernoff information
    12:20-14:00 -- Lunch
    14:00-14:50 Steven Galbraith: Pairings
    14:50-15:40 Oded Regev: Lattices
    15:40-16:10 -- Coffee Break
    16:10-18:00 Exercises workshop

Friday 6 February 2009

    9:30-10:20 Serge Vaudenay: Distinguishing distributions and Chernoff information
    10:20-10:40 -- Coffee Break
    10:40-11:30 Ben Smith: Hyperelliptic curves, isogenies and applications
    11:30-12:20 Serge Vaudenay: Distinguishing distributions and Chernoff information
    12:20- -- Lunch
    Afternoon Free or possibly extra lecture/workshop

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