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Computers and the imagination

Clifford A. Pickover

Computers and the imagination

visual adventures beyond the edge

by Clifford A. Pickover

  • 288 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computers,
  • Computer simulation,
  • Computer graphics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementClifford A. Pickover.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA76 .P465 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 419 p. :
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1534241M
    ISBN 100312061315
    LC Control Number91012058

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Computers and the Imagination book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Includes bibliographical references and index Part I. Introduction -- Computers and the unexpected -- Part II. Simulation -- Simulation: Introduction -- Butterfly curves -- The cancer conundrum -- Growing your own font -- Experiments with a leaning tower of books -- Building your own artificial web -- A wiring problem -- Desktop evolution -- Research and development -- Part : This is certainly the best book I have ever seen on computer science and all its applications in math, science, and just about everything.

Clifford A. Pickover starts with a few chapters on the Top 10 Scientists and what would happen if an IBM computer was placed in the year Cited by: The book retains much coherence across the chapters, making it an enjoyable read.

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