Accession Number : AD0754102

Title :   The Development and Mechanization of a Problem Solving Facility.

Descriptive Note : Doctoral thesis,

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA GRADUATE SCHOOL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Wexelblat,Richard Lee

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 210

Abstract : The objective of the work described in the report was to set up a computer with a large memory for on-line real-time use to provide a tool to aid human problem solving. The point of focus of the work was the combining of the computational abilities of the computer and its ability to store, retrieve and manipulate large masses of data. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, PROBLEM SOLVING), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, INSTRUCTION MANUALS), COMPILERS, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, MEMORY DEVICES, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, MATHEMATICAL LOGIC, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, SYSTEMS ENGINEERING, REAL TIME, THESES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE