Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery, volume 1 no. 3, July 1954.
ACM 1954, pp 101-148 inclusive, references, diagrams; includes as Supplement the DIgital Computer Newsletter, office of naval research.
Condition: Good to very good overall, orig. tan heavy paper covers, stapled binding, thumbsized old stain on front cover near title, spine sunned, lower corner some wear and creases; the binding is secure and sound, pages clean.
Keywords: DIgital Computer Newsletter, computers in the 1950s, punched cards
Categories: 1950's computers and computing, Biography and Company Histories, Computer Science, Databooks, Handbooks, Manual -- Burroughs, General Histories and References, Hardware, Magazines, Programming and Programming Languages, Assembly and Machine Language, General Programming, Philosophy of Programming, Technical Journals, Proceedings, Conferences, ACM Association for Computing Machinery
See all items by FJ Alt, JW Forrester, RF CLippinger, RW Hamming
Item DescriptionThe Digital Computer Newsletter at rear includes brief reports on such things as, Burroughs Corp., the Rand; Moore School Digital Real Time Simulator; Monrobot Electronic Calculators; ELECOM; UNIVAC; Aberdeen Proving Ground computers; The IAS electronic computer project; Whirlwind I and MORE
Articles include, A Method of Solving Boundary Value Problems of Mathematical Physics on Punch Card Machines (Stefan Bergman); A Method of Determining Plate Bending by Use of a Punched-card Machine (A D Wasel);
On Single vs. Triple Address Computing Machines (Calvin C. Elgot); An Electronic Differential Analyzer as a Difference Analyzer (Louis B Wadel); News and Notices, Supplement - ONR digital computer newsletter.