Prime Numbers: A Computational Perspective

@inproceedings{Crandall2002PrimeNA,
  title={Prime Numbers: A Computational Perspective},
  author={Richard E. Crandall and Carl Pomerance},
  year={2002}
}
Prime numbers beckon to the beginner, the basic notion of primality being accessible to a child. Yet, some of the simplest questions about primes have stumped humankind for millennia. In this book, the authors concentrate on the computational aspects of prime numbers, such as recognizing primes and discovering the fundamental prime factors of a given number. Over 100 explicit algorithms cast in detailed pseudocode are included in the book. Applications and theoretical digressions serve to… Expand
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