Issue No. 03 - May/June (2000 vol. 2)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/5992.841801
In this prescription we'll describe one technique for working with extremely large integers having perhaps thousands of digits, using only standard hardware and software. This technique uses modular arithmetic in a way that lets us recover the actual integers if necessary.
F. Sullivan and I. Beichl, "A = B?," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 2, no. , pp. 84-87, 2000.