TITLE

A Computing Pioneer Looks to the Next Frontier

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Discover;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview is presented with computer scientist Ivan Sutherland, who discusses topics including asynchronous computing, or computing systems which allow different signals to be processed at different speeds, the need for computer programming training, and his grandchildren.
ACCESSION #
88091957

 

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