Alan Turing, Father of the Modern Computer
The Design of the ACE: Complete Text of Turing's 'Proposed Electronic Calculator'
- Composition of the Calculator
- Arithmetical Considerations
- Fundamental Circuit Elements
- Outline of Logical Control
- External Organs
- Scope of the Machine
- Time-table, Cost, Nature of Work, Etc.
- Details of Logical Control
- Detailed Description of the Arithmetic Part (CA)
- Examples of Instruction Tables
- The Design of Delay Lines
- The Design of Valve Elements
- Alternative Forms of Storage