Alt, Franz L.

ADVANCES IN COMPUTERS VOL 9. - Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2014. - 1 online resource (381 p.) - eBooks on Demand Advances in Computers ; v.9 . - Advances in Computers .

Front Cover; Advances in Computers, Volume 9; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Contents of Previous Volumes; Chapter 1. What Next in Computer Technology?; 1. Plan for Projections; 2. Limits on Size and Speeds of Devices, Circuits, and Systems; 3. New Devices; 4. New Circuits; 5. New Memories; 6. New Systems; References; Chapter 2. Advances in Simulation; 1. Introduction; 2. A Look Back; 3. Progress; 4. The Best Tool; 5. Physiological Simulation; 6. A Look Ahead; References; Chapter 3. Symbol Manipulation Languages; 1. What Is Symbol Manipulation?; 2. LISP 2; 3. LISP 1.5; 4. L6 5. PL/I String and List Processing6. SLIP; 7. SNOBOL; 8. Other Symbol Manipulation Languages; 9. Concluding Remarks; References; Chapter 4. Legal Information Retrieval; 1. Problems and Concepts; 2. Retrieval with Indexing; 3. Retrieval without Indexing; 4. Projects; Appendix I; Appendix II; Appendix III; References; Chapter 5. Large Scale Integration--an Appraisal; 1. Introduction; 2. Device Fabrication; 3. Packaging; 4. Economic Considerations; 5. Interconnection Strategies; 6. Bipolar Circuits; 7. MOS Circuits; 8. LSI Memories; 9. Further System Implications; References Chapter 6. Aerospace Computers1. Introduction; 2. Application Requirements; 3. Technologies; 4. Current State-of-the-Art; 5. Aerospace Computers of the Future; References; Chapter 7. The Distributed Processor Organization; 1. Introduction; 2. Parallelism; 3. Development of the Distributed Processor Organization; 4. Architecture; 5. Failure Detection and Reconfiguration; 6. Cell and Group Switch Design; 7. Communication Buses; 8. Software Analysis; References; Author Index; Subject Index

ADVANCES IN COMPUTERS VOL 9

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