TITLE

Discovery of a lost factoring machine

AUTHOR(S)
Shallit, Jeffrey; Williams, Hugh C.
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer95, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a factoring machine invented by mathematician Eugene Olivier Carissan. Principles on which the machine was based; Sieving; Features of the machine; Brief biography of Carissan.
ACCESSION #
9509141611

 

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