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Notebook - CSIRAC Computer, Design Notes, Drum, 1962 Document Reg. No: MM 028292

These notes are part of the first attempt to design transistor based read amplifiers for the drum extension. The notes were written by Jurij Semkiw.

The last few pages of the notebook are a log of events relating to the mercury delay line memory, hence the misleading title on the front cover - 'Log of Mercury Delay Lines Nos 1-24'.
Gridded paper with handwritten text and diagrams in blue. Three loose pieces of paper with text and diagrams inserted at page 7.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department, 2012
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 265 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: computer software, computers, computing, csirac computer, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Use of Semiconductors in CSIRAC, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: paperwork & documentation
Inscriptions: Text including handwritten "Log Mercury Lines Nos 1-24"
Date Made: 1955

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