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Higher Algebra and Information Security

Department of higher algebra and information security

The date of founding    1938

Teaching Staff

4 professors, 9 associate professors,  3 assistant professors

 Research area

  • combinatorial group theory;
  • linear and algebraic groups;
  • metric number theory;
  • formations of groups and algebraic systems;
  • Galois theory;
  • quadratic forms;
  • geometric representation theory of finite generated groups;
  • profinite groups
  • Central simple algebras
  • Brauer groups of fields
  • Severi-Brauer varieties
  • The arithmetic of algebraic groups
  • Combinatorics of partially ordered sets
  • Teaching methods of mathematics in higher school and university
  • Mathematical Olympiads

Specializations

  • algebra and number theory;
  • the mathematical foundation of information security

Main courses taught

  • Group theory;
  • Fields theory and Galois theory;
  • Number-theoretic foundation of cryptography;
  • Algorithms in number theory and cryptography;
  • Gröbner basis;
  • Error-correcting codes;
  • Elliptic curves over finite fields and cryptographic transformations;
  • Methods of factorizations and discrete logarithms methods;
  • Symmetric cryptosystems;
  • Group formations theory;
  • Hyperelliptic curves over finite fields;
  • Representation theory of groups;
  • Diophantine approximations and their applications;
  • The theory of quadratic forms.

Stuff

Beniash-Kryvets Valery Vatslavovich - The head of the department of higher algebra and information security, DSc, professor of mathematics.

Bernik Vasily Ivanovich - Professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, DSc, professor of mathematics.

Safonov Vasily Grigor’evich - Professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, DSc, professor of mathematics.

Gennady Puninski - Professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, DSc, professor of mathematics.

Bondarenko Alexander Adamovich - Associate professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, PhD

Vasiliev Denis Vladimirovich - Associate professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, PhD

Garashchuk Michail Stepanovich - Associate professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, PhD

Kaskevich Victor Ivanovich - Associate professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, PhD

Kursov Valery Vladimirovich - Associate professor of the department of higher algebra and information security, PhD