I am interested in finding $F(x,y)$, such that $x$ and $y$ $\in \mathbb Z^+$ and $F(x,y)$ is one to one function i.e., $F(x,y)$ is unique for any unique unordered pairs of $x$ and $y$. Regards, ...
I was reading about hashing. The oldest/standard approach is to use a prime number to produce the hash. At first I couldn't get why use a prime when I came to this Why hash functions use primes: ...