Acknowledgements

A number of people have positively contributed to my enjoyment of life. As a testament to the impact that they've had on me, I want to publicly state my gratitude and briefly mention how they've helped me.

Davis CS Students

Francesco and Francois. Vincent. Jessica Amelia Helland and Aaron Schuler also receive honorable mentions

Mrs. Karen Keefer

Professor Norm Matloff

Dr. Sharon Moerner

Senor Jeff Morgan

Professor Phil Rogaway