wei2912’s articles

Summary Pieces

These articles are easier-to-read summary pieces on a few select topics, intended to let people dip their toes into unfamiliar technical topics.

Why AES is Secure

(January 1, 2017) An explanation of how AES, a (very) commonly used modern crytosystem, was designed to be resistant to many different types of cryptographic attacks.

Introduction to Haskell

(November 27, 2014) A brief introduction to Haskell, for programmers wondering what functional programming languages have to offer over imperative languages.


Design of Blog

The design of this blog was intended to be minimalist, while being very readable and following responsive design principles. The general look and feel of the blog is inspired by Mike Bostock’s website.

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