This is an archived course. A more recent version may be available at ocw.mit.edu.

Elliptic Curves

Colorful graph with shaded areas showing overlaps.

Action of the modular group on the upper half plane. (Image by Dr. Sutherland.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

18.783

As Taught In

Spring 2015

Level

Graduate

Course Description

Course Features

Course Description

This graduate-level course is a computationally focused introduction to elliptic curves, with applications to number theory and cryptography.

Other Versions

Other OCW Versions

OCW has published multiple versions of this subject. Question_OVT logo

Archived versions: Question_avt logo

Related Content

Andrew Sutherland. 18.783 Elliptic Curves. Spring 2015. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, https://ocw.mit.edu. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.


For more information about using these materials and the Creative Commons license, see our Terms of Use.


Close