by Professor Bernie Cohen
This presentation covers the history of computation, from the origin of counting through Babbage, Bletchley Park, Baby, Bell, Backus and the BBC Model B to the modern day, and includes an introduction to the theory of computation.
Bernard Cohen is an Honorary Visiting Professor at the School of Informatics, City University. Prof. Cohen’s interests lie in the gaps between formal computer science and human agency.
1st–2nd June 2012