## Speaker:

Daqing Wan

## Speaker Link:

## Institution:

UCI

## Time:

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 2:00pm

## Location:

RH340P

In this talk, I will explain the mathematical ideas and questions arising from the recent breakthrough BGJT algorithm for discrete logarithms over finite fields of small characteristic. This is joint work with Q. Cheng and J. Zhuang (ANTS 2014).