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Number theory in science and communication. With applications in cryptography, physics, digital information, computing, and self- similarity. 2nd enlarged ed. (English) Zbl 0613.10001
Springer Series in Information Sciences, Vol. 7. Berlin etc.: Springer- Verlag. XIX, 374 p.; DM 68.00 (1986).
For a review of the first edition (1984) see Zbl 0542.10001.
The new topics include self-similarity, fractals,... (Chapter 30), error- free computation (5.12), among others.

MSC:
11-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to number theory
68-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to computer science
94-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to information and communication theory
12-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to field theory
11Axx Elementary number theory
11A41 Primes
11Dxx Diophantine equations
11R04 Algebraic numbers; rings of algebraic integers
11T22 Cyclotomy
11T55 Arithmetic theory of polynomial rings over finite fields
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