• Applications of prime numbers 

      Schuler, Paul Lavelle (2012-08)
      This report explores the historical development of three areas of study regarding prime numbers. The attempt to find an efficient and useful function to generate primes could be a helpful tool in the improvement of encryption. ...
    • A proposal for a semester-long course : prime numbers at the secondary level 

      Sandoval, Matthew San Miguel (2011-08)
      Prime numbers play an integral part in many upper level mathematics courses, most notably in Number Theory. Can a course or section on prime numbers be introduced at the secondary (high school) level? This report outlines ...