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Published Papers & Reports - CSIRAC Computer, The Design of the Mk.I Automatic Computer, 1951 Reg. No: HT 13518 3
- Two copies of a paper by T Pearcey. The paper is entitled 'Automatic Computation, The Design of the Mk. 1 Automatic Computer' and was published by the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics, Sydney. The paper contains a theoretical discussion of the design of the computer with accompanying diagrams. One copy is inscribed 'from S (?) Campbell to EH Palfreyman'. The other copy is inscribed 'F Hirst' and has inside the cover a pamphlet promoting a mathematics exhibition by the Mathematics Association of Victoria.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
|Tagged with:||computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers, making history - csirac, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Computing Departments at the University of Melbourne, a brief history 1956-1996, CSIRAC Collection, Information & Communication Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMPUTING & CALCULATING|
|Secondary Classification:||Digital Computing|
|Tertiary Classification:||paperwork & documentation|
|Commissioned By:||Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1951
Open Access Date: 30 Jun 1954.
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