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Correspondence & Notes - CSIRAC Computer, Programming & Specific Problems, Programming Methods, 1956 Document Reg. No: HT 13508 2

Summary:
Letter and typed and handwritten notes relating to different programming methods for CSIRAC.

There is a letter to Thomas Cherry from RD Brown of the University Chemistry Department on the subject of eigenvalues and eigenvectors of real symmetric matrices.

There are 3 copies of a typed note entitled 'Eigenvalues and Vectors Of A Symmetric Matrix Using Jacob's Method' by A Jones.

There are also a typed note and a handwritten note entitled 'A Two-Address Method Of Interpretive Programming' by IM Bassett.

Correspondence details:
18/10/56 R.D. Brown/Uni of Melb to T.M. Cherry: Eigenvalues and eigenvectors of real symmetric matrices.
Undated Note: Eigenvalues and Vectors of a symmetric matrix using Jacobi's method by A. Jones.(3xcopies). A Two-Address Method of Interpretive programming by I.M. Bassett (1xcopy typed & 1xcopy handwritten).
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: The Computation Laboratory at the University of Melbourne, 1955-1962 & Beyond, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: programming
User: University of Melbourne (The), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1956

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