Mathematician:Ronald Linn Rivest

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Mathematician

American cryptographer and software engineer, best known for his involvement in the creation of the RSA algorithm.

Also well-known for being one of the contributors to 1990: Thomas H. CormenCharles E. Leiserson and Ronald L. Rivest: Introduction to Algorithms.


Nationality

American


History

  • Born: May 6, 1947 in Schenectady, New York


Creations

Definitions of concepts named for Ronald Linn Rivest can be found here.


Publications