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The History of ANU Computing: a Cast of Characters; an Array of Machines; a Record of Achievement

dc.contributor.authorHawking, David
dc.coverage.spatialCanberra, ACT
dc.date.accessioned2021-06-17T04:53:48Z
dc.date.available2021-06-17T04:53:48Z
dc.date.created2021
dc.identifierANUA 746-1
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/237793
dc.format.mediumDocument
dc.relation.ispartofComputing at ANU
dc.rightsThis item is provided for research purposes. Contact the Australian National University Archives at butlin.archives@anu.edu.au for permission to use.
dc.subject.otherComputing
dc.subject.otherAustralian National University
dc.subject.otherHistory
dc.subject.otherComputer Science
dc.titleThe History of ANU Computing: a Cast of Characters; an Array of Machines; a Record of Achievement
dc.typeText
local.description.notesWritten in 2021 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Computer Science teaching at ANU, this book tries to record all significant aspects of computing at ANU since the arrival of the first computer (an IBM 610) at Mt Stromlo in 1960. It covers computing in research and teaching, general computer resources, microcomputers, administrative computing, networks, the World Wide Web, and supercomputing. The stories of many influential people are included, and the important contributions of women are highlighted. A hundred people have contributed material.
local.contributor.roleAuthor
CollectionsANU Emeritus Faculty Histories
Computing at ANU

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