Time and Place : TuTh 11:3012:50; Mathematics P131
Instructor : Radu Laza
Office : Math Tower 4121
Email : radu.laza@stonybrook.edu
Office Hours: Thr 1:302:30, Thr 46
TA: Mu Zhao
Textbook
Week  Topic  Sections Covered  HW Assigments 
(1) Aug 29, 31 
Division Algorithm & gcd  Induction 
1.1  1.2 

(2) Sept 7  Primes and Unique Factorization  1.3  HW1 (due Sept 14) 
(3) Sept 12, 14  Congruence classes  Solving linear congruences 
1.4  1.5 
HW2 (due Sept 21) 
(4) Sept 19, 21  Euler's Theorem  Review (Chapter 1) 
1.6  HW3 (due Sept 28) 
(5) Sept 26, 28 
Midterm 1: Tuesday, Sept 26 (in class)  
Chapter 1 (Number theory)  

(6) Oct 3, 5  HW4 (due Oct 12)  
(7) Oct 10, 12  HW5 (due Oct 19)  
(8) Oct 17, 19  HW6 (due Oct 26)  
(9) Oct 24, 26  HW7 (due Nov 2)  
(10) Oct 31, Nov 2  HW8 (due Nov 9)  
(11) Nov 7, 9  Midterm 2: Tuesday, Nov 7 (in class)  

(12) Nov 14, 16  HW9 (due Nov 21)  
(13) Nov 21  
(14) Nov 28, 30  HW10 (due Dec 5)  
(15) Dec 5, 7  HW11* (due Dec 7)  
Dec 13 (5:308pm)  Final Exam 