Editorial Boar d
Gerald B . Follan d Bra d G . Osgoo d
Robi n Fo r m an (Chair ) Michae l Starbir d
2000 Mathematics Subject Classification. P r i m a r y 11-01l , l T x x ;
Secondary 11T7105Bxx , .
For additiona l informatio n an d u p d a t e s o n thi s book , visi t
w w w . a m s . o r g / b o o k p a g e s / s t m l - 4 1
Library o f Congres s Cataloging-in-Publicatio n D a t a
Mullen, Gar y L .
Finite field s an d application s / Gar y L . Mullen , Car l Mummert .
p. cm . (Studen t mathematica l library , ISS N 1520-9121; v. 41)
Includes bibliographica l reference s an d index .
ISBN 978-0-8218-4418-2
1. Finit e fields (Algebra ) 2 . Coding theor y 3 . Cryptography. I . Mummert ,
Carl, 1978- II . Title .
QA247.3.M85 200 7
512.7'4-dc22 2007060797
Copying an d reprinting . Individua l reader s o f thi s publication , an d nonprofi t
libraries actin g fo r them , ar e permitte d t o mak e fai r us e o f th e material , suc h a s t o
copy a chapte r fo r us e i n teachin g o r research . Permissio n i s grante d t o quot e brie f
passages fro m thi s publicatio n i n reviews , provide d th e customar y acknowledgmen t o f
the sourc e i s given .
Republication, systemati c copying , o r multipl e reproductio n o f an y materia l i n thi s
publication i s permitte d onl y unde r licens e fro m th e America n Mathematica l Society .
Requests fo r suc h permissio n shoul d b e addresse d t o th e Acquisition s Department ,
American Mathematica l Society , 20 1 Charles Street , Providence , Rhod e Islan d 02904 -
2294, USA . Request s ca n als o b e mad e b y e-mai l t o reprint-permissionQams.org .
© 200 7 b y th e America n Mathematica l Society . Al l right s reserved .
The America n Mathematica l Societ y retain s al l right s
except thos e grante d t o th e Unite d State s Government .
Printed i n th e Unite d State s o f America .
@ Th e pape r use d i n thi s boo k i s acid-fre e an d fall s withi n th e guideline s
established t o ensur e permanenc e an d durabilit y
Visit th e AM S hom e pag e a t h t t p : //www. ams. org/
10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 12 1110 0 9
Previous Page Next Page