International Association for Cryptologic Research

2005 IACR Distinguished Lecture

Ralph Merkle

The Development of Public Key Cryptography: a Personal View; and Thoughts on Nanotechnology

Crypto 2005

Slides (PPT) (PDF)

Ralph Merkle has been appointed 2005 IACR Distinguished Lecturer. The lecture was given at Crypto 2005, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. You find the slides in PPT (PowerPoint) and PDF (Portable Data Format).

Additional documentation on Publishing a new idea is given at http://www.merkle.com/1974.