Accession Number : AD0896846

Title :   Project Whirlwind. Volume 4. Introductory Material.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. no. 2.

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE SERVOMECHANISMS LAB

Report Date : NOV 1947

Pagination or Media Count : 178

Abstract : Contents: Summary Report No. 2, Introduction to Volume 4; The Project Whirlwind Program of Electronic Digital Computation; Digital Computing Machine Logic; High-Speed Digital-Computer Circuits; Digital Computer Block Diagrams; Digital Computers in Science; Mathematical Problems of High-Speed Digital Computation; The Binary System of Numbers; Electronic Digital Computer Development at M.I.T.; Electronic Digital Computers.

Descriptors :   (*DIGITAL COMPUTERS, FEASIBILITY STUDIES), COMPUTER LOGIC, CIRCUITS, AMPLIFIERS, HIGH RATE, GAIN, INTEGRATORS(COMPUTERS), COMPUTATIONS, AUTOMATIC, BINARY ARITHMETIC, LOGIC DEVICES, MATHEMATICS, CLOCKS, ELECTRON TUBES, TEST METHODS.

Subject Categories : Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE