Sep
20

Date: Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017

Time: 5:00PM - 7:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Add to CalendarCodebreakers & Cryptography09/20/2017 05:00 PM09/20/2017 07:30 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/VancouverPresentation & Film: Cryptography, the Art of Breaking Codes (Guest Speaker, Dave Bigelow, VIU Math Department) Film : Codebreakers: Bletchley Park's Lost Heroes. A documentary about Bill Tutte, a mathematician at Bletchley Park who, with the aid of engineer Tommy Flowers, broke a code much tougher than Enigma. This discovery enabled the British to hack into Hitler’s communications network, helping to win the war and usher in the age of computers. (Host, Jacobus Swarts, VIU Math Department) (A Science Literacy Week event.) false

Presentation & Film: Cryptography, the Art of Breaking Codes (Guest Speaker, Dave Bigelow, VIU Math Department)

Film : Codebreakers: Bletchley Park's Lost Heroes. A documentary about Bill Tutte, a mathematician at Bletchley Park who, with the aid of engineer Tommy Flowers, broke a code much tougher than Enigma. This discovery enabled the British to hack into Hitler’s communications network, helping to win the war and usher in the age of computers. (Host, Jacobus Swarts, VIU Math Department) (A Science Literacy Week event.)

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