I would like to thank my thesis committee members
for their guidance in completing my thesis.
I would also like to thank Thomas H. Barr
(Invitation to Cryptology), Simon Singh (The Code Book) and Wade
to Cryptography with Coding Theory) for their books which
helped me in doing this work thesis. Most of the information in the
site is based on these books.
I would like to thank my fellow classmates of csc541 spring 2003.
Classical cryptography part of this site is based up on the class
I would like to thank Lorraine Berube and Marge
White, Secretaries, Dept of Computer Science for their help through
the last two years.
Our main aim is to provide a basic knowledge of
different cryptographic algorithms and their brief history. The
history and the algorithms presented are not our independent research
and are not covered exhaustively.
This site is not
officially endorsed by University of Rhode Island or the Computer
Science department at University of Rhode Island