Accession Number : AD0659769

Title :   ANNUAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMPUTING MACHINERY (3RD), OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE, APRIL 18-20 1949.

Descriptive Note : Technical note.

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : AUG 1949

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A brief account of some of the papers delivered during the six sessions of the association is given. Titles are the following: Limitations of electronic digital computing machines; Analogue and special machines; Computing machinery in Australia; Computing statistical atomic fields on the selective sequence electronic calculator; The register code for the ENIAC; Recent progress on selectron; Analogue computer for fourier transforms in crystal analysis; An intercomparison of storage devices; Technical features of the interim computer; The NBS Interim Computer.

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, SYMPOSIA), DIGITAL COMPUTERS, ANALOG COMPUTERS, INTEGRATORS, CODING, PROGRAMMERS, DELAY LINES, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, SHIFT REGISTERS, CRYSTALLOGRAPHY, MEMORY DEVICES, CATHODE RAY TUBES, PUNCHED CARDS

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE