# Weakly and strongly outside M#

## Constructions of (vectorial) bent functions outside the completed Maiorana–McFarland class

Two new classes of bent functions derived from the Maiorana–McFarland ($\\mathcal{M}$) class, so-called $\\mathcal{C}$ and $\\mathcal{D}$, were introduced by Carlet (1993) almost three decades ago. In Zhang (2020) sufficient conditions for specifying …