Accession Number : AD0703703

Title :   SOVIET CYBERNETICS REVIEW. VOLUME 4, NUMBER 2,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Holland,Wade B.

Report Date : FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : A discussion of an ambitious Soviet project to totally automate airport operations highlights this issue. An SCR feature surveys Soviet use of computers in medicine, noting achievements in computer diagnosis of cardiac diseases, computer use in brain and cancer research, and in treatment of paralytics in Soviet health resorts. Other articles consider the proposed role of the Central Statistical Administration in implementing the State Network of Computer Centers; the organization of national control systems; use of the computer in musical composition; and Soviet work in linear programming.

Descriptors :   (*CYBERNETICS, USSR), (*COMPUTERS, USSR), DATA PROCESSING, AUTOMATION, MEMORY DEVICES, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, LINEAR PROGRAMMING, DIAGNOSTIC AGENTS, MEDICAL RESEARCH, AIRPORTS, BUDGETS, MUSIC, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, AIR CONTROL CENTERS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Bionics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE