News, articles and debate about the infamous P versus NP problem
I'm Off to Monte Carlo
April 8, 2019
Factorising part 2 - Pollard's Rho algorithm
August 27, 2018
Have you got the X factor? (part 1)
August 23, 2018
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!
In which we explore how 1970's England collided with the ancient Greeks with a touch of North America in the 60s to produce a great factorisation algorithm
We are in England and the year is 1975. Queen are in the music charts with the majestic Bohemian Rhapsody, and tha...
OK ... nothing to do with the TV show, it's a not quite so subtle pun on a topic all about factors and factorising integers. It's a very basic "factorising 101" post which we will build upon in the days to come until you are a factorising champion.
One of the classic ex...