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Alan Turing: His Work and Impact by S. Barry Cooper,J. van Leeuwen

By S. Barry Cooper,J. van Leeuwen

In this 2013 winner of the distinguished R.R. Hawkins Award from the organization of yank Publishers, in addition to the 2013 PROSE Awards for arithmetic and most sensible in actual Sciences & arithmetic, additionally from the AAP, readers will locate a number of the most important contributions from the four-volume set of the Collected Works of A. M. Turing. those contributions, including commentaries from present specialists in a large spectrum of fields and backgrounds, offer perception at the importance and modern effect of Alan Turing's paintings.

Offering a extra smooth point of view than something at present on hand, Alan Turing: His paintings and Impact provides extensive insurance of the various ways that Turing's medical endeavors have impacted present study and realizing of the realm. His pivotal writings on topics together with computing, synthetic intelligence, cryptography, morphogenesis, and extra exhibit persevered relevance and perception into brand new medical and technological panorama. This assortment presents a good provider to researchers, yet can be an approachable access element for readers with restricted education within the technological know-how, yet an urge to benefit extra in regards to the info of Turing's work.

  • 2013 winner of the distinguished R.R. Hawkins Award from the organization of yankee Publishers, in addition to the 2013 PROSE Awards for arithmetic and most sensible in actual Sciences & arithmetic, additionally from the AAP
  • Named a 2013 striking machine ebook in Computing Milieux through Computing Reviews
  • Affordable, key choice of the main major papers by way of A.M. Turing
  • Commentary explaining the importance of every seminal paper through preeminent leaders within the field
  • Additional assets to be had online

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