NYU Crypto Student Reading Group

This semester we study Salil Vadhan's survey on Pseudorandomness.

To receive announcements of the group, please send an email to Divesh Aggarwal (divesha [at] cims [dot] nyu [dot] edu) or Sasha Golovnev (golovnev [at] cims [dot] nyu [dot] edu).

This Fall (2013), we will usually meet on Fridays from 10:00am-12:00pm in Room 412. (Directions to WWH, building 46, 4th floor).

Also, see the webpages of NYU Crypto Reading Group and Adi Shamir's Course on Cryptanalysis.

Date Time Discussion Leader Topic Relevant Papers
12/09/13 2:00pm-5:00pm
Room 317
Chaya Ganesh Expanders from Parvaresh-Vardy Codes, Exercises from Chapter 5 Chapter 5
12/02/13 2:00pm-5:00pm
Room 317
Chaya Ganesh List-Decodable Codes Chapter 5
11/25/13 2:00pm-5:00pm
Room 317
Exercises from Chapter 4 Chapter 4
11/18/13 2:00pm-5:00pm
Room 412
Shravas Rao Expander Graphs Chapter 4
11/11/13 2:00am-5:00pm
Room 412
Shravas Rao Expander Graphs Chapter 4
11/01/13 10:00am-1:00pm
Room 412
Exercises from Chapter 3 Chapter 3
10/25/13 10:00am-1:00pm
Room 412
Sasha Golovnev Pairwise Independence, Exercises from Chapter 3 Chapter 3
10/18/13 10:00am-1:00pm
Room 412
Sasha Golovnev Exercises from Chapter 2, Basic Derandomization Techniques Chapter 3
10/11/13 10:00am-12:30pm
Room 412
Divesh Aggarwal The Power of Randomness Chapter 2 of Vadhan's survey