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Elliptic Curve Cryptography

by Maxwell Zen | August 2021

Cryptography is the study of how to securely communicate a message even when a third party can intercept all transmissions.

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Spherical Fullerenes - Part 2

by Theo Schiminovich | August 2021

This article is a continuation of a previous article of mine published in the March 2021 issue of Math & CS Research, called Bucky Balls.

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History of Geometry

by Jacob Paltrowitz | April 2021

Explore the world of non-Euclidean Geometries. Learn about their foundation and how they came to be!

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Bucky Balls

by Theo Schiminovich | March 2021

I define spherical fullerenes. Then, I bring up a problem about them that is currently unsolved, show how it can be reworded into an easier-to-solve form, and list some strategies which could be used to solve it.

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Friends Problem

by Declan Stacy | Feb 2021

A presentation of a solution and generalization of the friends problem through the use of random variables, probability distributions, and expectation.

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Base Rules

by Theo Schiminovich | June 2020

Comparing the divisibility rules for different bases, and determining which ones would be easiest to use as a replacement for base 10.

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Euler's Formula

by Maxwell Zen | June 2020

A proof of Euler's Formula, stating that V - E + F = 2 on planar graphs. Then, an application to prove that there are only 5 Platonic solids and only 13 Archimedean solids.

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The History of Pi

by Jacob Paltrowitz | June 2020

A brief history on the different approximations of math's most famous constant.

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