In Code: A Mathematical Journey
At the age of 16, Sarah won the 1999 Irish Young Scientist of the Year award with her "Cayley-Purser algorithm", an innovative, speedy and secure system of encoding data on the Internet. This book, co-written with her father David, tells the story of her life, mathematics and making codes.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ajlewis2 - LibraryThing
I was expecting more of a biography. This book seems to be more an explanation of various mathematical principles relating to cryptography. I stopped reading at about 20%. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - uawelder - LibraryThing
I found this book to be both enjoyable and educational. I learned about some interesting existing encryption methods, the math that supports them, and ultimately how they might be compromised. She has done an excellent job and i certainly hope this is more than just a 15sec of fame for her. Read full review