Accession Number : ADA115009

Title :   Example of a System which is Computation Universal but Not Effectively Programmable,

Corporate Author : WAYNE STATE UNIV DETROIT MI DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Conrad,Michael ; Roessler,Otto

PDF Url : ADA115009

Report Date : Aug 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The incorporation of a chaotic component is a computing system is incompatible with its being effectively programmable. The example presented shows that the concepts of programming suitable for biological systems may differ from those which have grown out of our experience with present day digital computers. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Computer programs, *Compatibility, Digital computers, Biology, Computer communications, Translators, Tapes, Input output devices

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE