Universiteit Leiden

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Proefschrift

Deterministic equation solving over finite fields

Promotor: H.W. Lenstra

Auteur
C. E. van de Woestijne
Datum
16 mei 2006
Links
Thesis in Leiden Repository

It is shown how to solve diagonal forms in many variables over finite fields by means of a deterministic efficient algorithm. Applications to norm equations, quadratic forms, and elliptic curves are given.