Joseph H. Silverman
Office: 202 Kassar House
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- Mathematics Department
Providence, RI 02912 USA
- Academic 2017/2018
Fall - Math 1580 - Cryptography
- C hour (S01 - CRN: 15975) (10:00 – 10:50), Location Lincoln Field Building, Room 209
Spring - Math 420 - Number Theory
- K hour (S01 - CRN: 24737) (2:30 – 3:50), Location TBA
Spring - Math 760 - Introduction to Higher Mathematics
- J hour (S01 - CRN: 24763) (1:00 – 2:20), Location TBA
Research Interests: Number theory, elliptic curves,
arithmetic and Diophantine geometry, number theoretic aspects of
dynamical systems, cryptography
Mathematical genealogy and list of Ph.D. students
CV and Publications
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- Moduli Spaces and Arithmetic Dynamics,
CRM Monograph Series 30, AMS, 2012.
- An Introduction to Mathematical Cryptography,
with Jill Pipher and Jeffrey Hoffstein,
Springer-Verlag, UTM, 2008. 2nd Edition 2014.
- The Arithmetic of Dynamical Systems,
Springer-Verlag, GTM 241, 2007.
- A Friendly Introduction to Number Theory, Pearson,
1997. 4th Edition 2012.
- Diophantine Geometry: An Introduction, with Marc Hindry,
Springer-Verlag, GTM 201, 2000.
- Advanced Topics in the Arithmetic of Elliptic Curves,
Springer-Verlag, GTM 151, 1995.
- Rational Points on Elliptic Curves, with John Tate,
Springer-Verlag, UTM, 1992. Expanded 2nd Edition, 2015.
- The Arithmetic of Elliptic Curves,
Springer-Verlag, GTM 106,
1986. Expanded 2nd Edition, 2009.
- Cryptography and Lattices Conference (CaLC 2001),
editor, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2146, Springer-Verlag, 2001.
- Modular Forms and Fermat's Last Theorem, co-editor with
Gary Cornell and Glenn Stevens, Springer-Verlag, 1997.
- Arithmetic Geometry, co-editor with Gary Cornell,
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