"This comprehensive reference work provides immediate, fingertip access to state-of-the-art technology in nearly 700 self-contained articles written by over 900 international authorities. Each article in the Encyclopedia features current developments and trends in computers, software, vendors, and applications...extensive bibliographies of leading figures in the field, such as Samuel Alexander, John von Neumann, and Norbert Wiener...and in-depth analysis of future directions."
Table of Contents
"Reliability Theory, M. Mazumdar Scheduling, Linus Schrage Simscript, Harry M. Markowitz Smart, Gerard Salton Snobol, Ralph E. Griswold Social Sciences, Gregory A. Marks and Jerome M. Clubb Software Engineering, Raymond T. Yeh Software Science, Maurice Halstead Solution of Differential Equations: Lyapunov Methods, V. M. Kuntsevich Sorting, Harold Lorin Special Functions, Erwin Kreyszig Sperry Rand Corporation - Sperry Univac Division, James L. Nichols Storage and Retrieval of Information, Anthony E. Petrarca Survey of Iterative Methods, David R. Kincaid and David M. Young, Jr. Synthesis of Optimal Control Systems, V. M. Kuntsevich Teleconferencing, Murray Turoff and Starr Roxanne Hiltz Tensor Calculus, Erwin Kreyszig Theoretical Models of Computation, Yu. V. Kapitonova Traffic Theory and Control, Raymond B. Rebeiro Transfer of Biological Information, Maureen C. Lefever, Arthur W. Elias, and J. R. Smith Turing Machines, Jack Belzer USSR, Computing in, V. M. Glushkov "