A tribute to Alan Turing
Alan Turing was a highly gifted English mathematician. He was also a code breaker, machine builder, computer science pioneer and logician.
The notion of algorithm comes from his paper describing his concept called the Turing machine.
The fields of computer science and artificial intelligence owe much to his ideas.
In this illustrated guide to Alan Turing, we will look at Turing’s life and most importantly, the areas of work to which he devoted himself.
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