• Applications of prime numbers 

    Schuler, Paul Lavelle (2012-11-27)
    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 (2012-02-02)
    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 ...