Alan Turing
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Character
Alan Turing is a fictional character from the 2011 film Britain's Greatest Codebreaker.
- in films:
- "The Imitation Game", played by Benedict Cumberbatch
- "Britain's Greatest Codebreaker", played by Ed Stoppard
Writings
- "Alan Turing" is a book by Andrew Hodges.
- also known as "Alan Turing: the enigma"
- "Alan Turing" is a book by Christof Teuscher.
- genre: Biography
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alan Turing
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International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science (2003)
by John Feather, Paul Sturges
Alan Turing, the Enigma, Simon 8c Schuster. Turing Digital Archive (www.turingarchive.org). SEE ALSO: informatics UKMARC The British version of the MARC format, develâ€” oped TURING, ALAN ...
Encyclopedia of World War II (2007)
by Alan Axelrod, Jack A. Kingston
Alan Turing: The Enigma. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1983; Newton , David E. Alan Turing: A Study in Light and Shadow. Philadelphia: Xlibris, 2003 ...
The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (2001)
by Robert Andrew Wilson, Frank C. Keil
Alan TURING independently made a related proposal in 1936, Turing's thesis, suggesting the identification of effectively calculable functions with functions whose values can be computed by a particular idealized computing device, a Turing ...
Encyclopedia of New Media (2002)
An Essential Reference to Communication and Technology by Steve Jones
Alan Turing: The Architect of the Computer Age. New York: ...
The Norton Dictionary of Modern Thought (1999)
by Alan Bullock
An abstract, mathematically defined 'machine' introduced by English mathematician Alan Turing in 1936 to make the idea of mechanical computability precise - by reducing it to the properties of a universal Turing machine. Turing machines ...
The Shorter Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (2005)
by Edward Craig
Alan Turing was a mathematical logician who made fundamental contributions to the theory of computation.
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Semiotics, Media, and Communications (2000)
by Marcel Danesi
Turing machine [named for British mathematician Alan Turing] *Algorithm for carrying out a specific computation. Note: Turing showed that by putting four simple operations on a tape - move to the right, move to the left, erase the slash, print the ...
World War II: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes] (2016)
The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Spencer C. Tucker
Alan Turing: The Enigma.
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THE guy that designed the Bombe. Although it was perfected.
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Statue made of slate.
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Statue at Bletchley Park
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Turing in slate at Bletchley Park. People who knew him say this takes their breath away. Unfortunately, you can't see his coffee cup under his desk.
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Turing in slate at Bletchley Park. People who knew him say this takes their breath away. Unfortunately, you can't see his coffee cup under his desk.
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Statue of Alan Turing, hunched over an Enigma machine (at Bletchley Park).
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Artist: Him Hallows, Dorsey Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester
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- Alan Turing
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ALAN TURING
1912-1954
CODE BREAKER
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The slate sculpture by Stephen Kettle.
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- Alan Turing [detail]
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- Alan Turing building
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- The Alan Turing building, Manchester
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We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done. (Alan Turing)
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