## Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2005/006

A Metric on the Set of Elliptic Curves over ${\mathbf F}_p$.

Pradeep Kumar Mishra and Kishan Chand Gupta

Abstract: Elliptic Curves over finite field have found application in many areas including cryptography. In the current article we define a metric on the set of elliptic curves defined over a prime field ${\mathbf F}_p, p>3$.

Category / Keywords: foundations /

Publication Info: Not published.

Date: received 10 Jan 2005, last revised 15 Apr 2005

Contact author: pradeep at math ucalgary ca

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