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A great disappearing act: the electronic analogue computer

Bissell, C.C. (2004). A great disappearing act: the electronic analogue computer. In: IEEE Conference on the History of Electronics, 28-30 Jun 2004, Bletchley, UK.

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Abstract

One historian of technology has called the analogue computer 'one of the great disappearing acts of the Twentieth Century'. This paper will look briefly at the origins, development and decline of the electronic analogue computer ..

Item Type: Conference Item
Keywords: analogue computer; history
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Item ID: 5795
Depositing User: Christopher Bissell
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2006
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 21:47
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/5795
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