The National Research Council, Washington D.C. 1953; pp 1 289 inclusive in four individual issues; index, references etc.
Condition: Very Good overall, orig. light green paper covers, faded and toned to tan on spines, ink marks along lower spine. Some cover edgewear and thumbing overall. Stapled bindings are strong and secure, pages are clean, unmarked.
Item DescriptionContents includes --
January 1953 -- Addendum to a Guide to Tables on Punched Cards (B. Blanch and EC Yowell); The Sieve Problem for All-Purpose Computers (D.H.L.); Monte Carlo Matrix Inversion and Recurrent Events (HP Edmundson); Recent Mathematical Talbes, plus errrata; Section on Automatic Computing Machinery -- Technical Developments, the USAF-Fairchild Special Digital COmputer (JJ Stone); Discussions, Floating Operations on the EDSAC (RA Brooker and DJ WHeeler); Bibliography of Coding Procedure; Gardner, Goodell, Harviard University, Institute of Radio Engineers, IBM International Business Machines Corporation, Office of Naval Research, etc; Notes and other aids to computation
April 1953 -- A Technique for Real Time SImulation of a Rigid body problem (Gray, Rubinoff and Sohon); Automatic Computing Machinery section -- Technical Developments, The Electronic COmputer at the IAS, Institute for Advanced Study (Gerald Estrin); A Numerical Study of a Conjecture by Kummer (J. von Neumann and H. H. Goldstine); more
July 1953 -- Automatic Computing Machinery section, Technical developments - A SPecial Purpose Digital Computer (JP Walker, jr); Comparison of American Electric Desk Calculators (F. Gruenberger); Analytical Approximations (Cecil Hastings, jr. and James P Wong, jr); More
October 1953 -- Computing Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors of a Symmetric Matrix on the ILLIAC (Robert T. Gregory); Recent mathematical Tables; Automatic Computing Machinery -- Technical Developments, The Circle Computer (John Greig); Joint AIEE-IRE Computer Conference; Office of Naval Research; MORE.