Bilinear Pairings in Cryptography

Kasım 15, 2018

The winter school will provide an in depth coverage of bilinear pairings and their role in cryptographic constructions. The major topics are the following; – Basics of elliptic curves – Elliptic curve cryptography – The basics of pairings – The mathematics behind how pairings work – How to efficiently compute Organizer: Yehuda Lindell, Department of Computer Science, Bar Ilan University, Israel School Lecturers – Dan Boneh (Stanford University) – Jens Groth (University College London) – Florian Hess (Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg) – Allison Bishop Lewko (Microsoft Research New England) – Anna Lysyanskaya (Brown University) – Nigel Smart (University of Bristol)