Alt, Franz L.

ADVANCES IN COMPUTERS VOL 7. - Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2014. - 1 online resource (321 p.) - eBooks on Demand Advances in Computers ; v.7 . - Advances in Computers .

Front Cover; Advances in Computers, Volume 7; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Chapter 1. Highly Parallel Information Processing Systems; 1. Introduction; 2. Parallel Network Computers; 3. Distributed Control Networks; 4. Limited Application Parallel Processors; 5. Multiple Instruction Stream/Multiple Function Machines; 6. Programming Languages for Highly Parallel Machines; 7. Translation Techniques; 8. Parallel Processing Techniques and Algorithms; References; Chapter 2. Programming Language Processors; 1. Introduction; 2. Features of Programming Languages 3. Rules, Syntactical Techniques, and Grammatical Models for Decoding Programming Languages4. Historical Development of Programming Language Processors; 5. Features of Programming Language Processors; 6. The Conventional Programming Language Processor; 7. The Syntax-Directed Programming Language Processor; 8. List Processors; 9. Evaluation of Programming Language Processors; 10. Concluding Remarks; References; Chapter 3. The Man-Machine Combination for Computer-Assisted Copy Editing; 1. Introduction; 2. Computerized Line Justification; 3. Computerized Hyphenation Programs 4. Advantages Claimed for Computerized Typesetting5. Editing and Proofreading in Existing Systems; 6. Editing in Experimental Systems; 7. An Experimental Edition Planner; 8. Conclusions; References; Chapter 4. Computer-Aided Typesetting; 1. Publication of Computer Output; 2. Preparation of Computer Tapes for Typesetting; 3. Examples of Computer-Prepared Typesetting.; 4. Hyphenless Justification; 5. Conclusion; References; Chapter 5. Programming Languages for Computational Linguistics; 1. Introduction; 2. Languages for Machine Translation; 3. A Sentence-Parsing Program in Comit; References Chapter 6. Computer Driven Displays and Their Use in Man/Machine Interaction1. Introduction and History; 2. Display Technology; 3. Man/Machine Interaction; References; Bibliography; Author Index; Subject Index


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