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By S. Barry Cooper,J. van Leeuwen

In this 2013 winner of the celebrated R.R. Hawkins Award from the organization of yank Publishers, in addition to the 2013 PROSE Awards for arithmetic and top in actual Sciences & arithmetic, additionally from the AAP, readers will locate the various most important contributions from the four-volume set of the Collected Works of A. M. Turing. those contributions, including commentaries from present specialists in a large spectrum of fields and backgrounds, offer perception at the importance and modern impression of Alan Turing's paintings.

Offering a extra glossy standpoint than whatever presently on hand, Alan Turing: His paintings and Impact provides large assurance of the numerous ways that Turing's medical endeavors have impacted present study and figuring out of the area. His pivotal writings on matters together with computing, man made intelligence, cryptography, morphogenesis, and extra show persisted relevance and perception into modern clinical and technological panorama. This assortment presents a very good carrier to researchers, yet can also be an approachable access element for readers with constrained education within the technological know-how, yet an urge to profit extra in regards to the information of Turing's work.

  • 2013 winner of the celebrated R.R. Hawkins Award from the organization of yank Publishers, in addition to the 2013 PROSE Awards for arithmetic and most sensible in actual Sciences & arithmetic, additionally from the AAP
  • Named a 2013 striking computing device e-book in Computing Milieux by way of Computing Reviews
  • Affordable, key choice of the main major papers by way of A.M. Turing
  • Commentary explaining the importance of every seminal paper via preeminent leaders within the field
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