Turing, Alan Mathison, 1912 - 1954 (computer scientist)
Dates and places
1912-1954. Educated at Sherborne School and King's College, Cambridge (matriculated 1931). Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, 1934. Visiting Fellow, Princetown University 1935-8. Government Code and Cypher School, Bletchley Park, Buckinghamshire, 1938-45. After the Second World War he worked at the National Computing Laboratory, then at the Computing Department of Manchester University. Elected Fellow of the Royal Society, 1951.
Sphere of activity
Computer scientist, Enigma code-breaker
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
The file comprises a photocopy of the electoral roll for 1947, showing Alan Turing and other residents of the house at 78 High Street, Hampton, Middlesex.
The file contains assorted notes, drafts and correspondence on money flow systems and their relation to social accountancy, including a lecture to the Marshall Society on the subject, Feb. 1944, and correspondence with Alan Turing and M. H. A. Newmann, 1943.
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