The Computer and the Brain (The Silliman Memorial Lectures Series)

The Computer and the Brain (The Silliman Memorial Lectures Series)


In this vintage paintings, one of many maximum mathematicians of the 20th century explores the analogies among computing machines and the dwelling human mind. John von Neumann, whose many contributions to technology, arithmetic, and engineering comprise the elemental organizational framework on the center of present day pcs, concludes that the mind operates either digitally and analogically, but additionally has its personal bizarre statistical language.

In his foreword to this re-creation, Ray Kurzweil, a futurist recognized partially for his personal reflections at the dating among expertise and intelligence, locations von Neumann’s paintings in a old context and exhibits the way it continues to be suitable today.

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