TITLE

Augusta Ada Lovelace

AUTHOR(S)
Aliprandini, Michael
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Augusta Ada Lovelace;1/1/2006, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
A biography of Augusta Ada, Countess of Lovelace, is presented. The author reviews how Ada contributed to the work of Charles Babbage, who technical ideas prefigured the modern computer. According to the author, Ada's insights into the possibilities of Babbage's never-built "analytical engine" proved to resemble the functions of the computer as we know them today. Information on Ada's birth and early life is reviewed.
ACCESSION #
20912925

 

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