A description of the factorization of a cubic polynomial over the fields GF(2n) and GF(3n) is given. The results are analogous to those given by Dickson for a cubic over GF(pn), p > 3.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1016/0022-314X(75)90038-4
Journal Journal of Number Theory
Williams, K.S. (1975). Note on cubics over GF(2n) and GF(3n). Journal of Number Theory, 7(4), 361–365. doi:10.1016/0022-314X(75)90038-4