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Alan Turing

Alan Mathison Turing, OBE, FRS was a British pioneering computer scientist, mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, mathematical biologist, and marathon and ultra distance runner. He was highly influential in the development of computer science, providing a formalisation of the concepts of "algorithm" and "computation" with the Turing machine, which can be considered a model of a general purpose computer. Turing is widely considered t...

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  • The Strange Life and Death of Dr Turing - Part 1 of 2

    The Strange Life and Death of Dr Turing - Part 1 of 2

  • Breaking the Code: Biography of Alan Turing (Derek Jacobi, BBC, 1996)

    Breaking the Code: Biography of Alan Turing (Derek Jacobi, BBC, 1996)

  • Alan Turing: Great Minds

    Alan Turing: Great Minds

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