Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

Von Neumann's contributions to automata theory

Claude E. Shannon

Full-text: Open access

Article information

Source
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. Volume 64, Number 3, Part 2 (1958), 123-129.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 4 July 2007

Permanent link to this document
http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183522376

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR0092240

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0080.00418

Citation

Shannon, Claude E. Von Neumann's contributions to automata theory. Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society 64 (1958), 123--129. http://projecteuclid.org/euclid.bams/1183522376.


Export citation

References

  • 1. Von Neumann, Preliminary discussion of the logical design of an electronic computing instrument. Part I, Vol. I. With A. W. Burks and H. H. Goldstine. Report prepared for U. S. Army Ord. Dept. under Contract W-36-034-ORD-7481 (June 28, 1946, 2d ed. Sept. 2, 1947), 42 pp.
  • 2. Von Neumann, Numerical inverting of matrices of high order. With H. H. Goldstine. Amer. Math. Soc. Bull. vol. 53 (1947) pp. 1021-1099.
  • 3. Von Neumann, Planning and coding of problems for an electronic computing instrument. Part II, Vol. I. With H. H. Goldstine. Report prepared for U. S. Army Ord. Dept. under Contract W-36-034-ORD-7481, 1947, 69 pp.
  • 4. Von Neumann, Planning and coding of problems for an electronic computing instrument. Part II, Vol. II. With H. H. Goldstine. Report prepared for U. S. Army Ord. Dept. under Contract W-36-034-ORD-7481, 1948, 68 pp.
  • 5. Von Neumann, Planning and coding of problems for an electronic computing instrument. Part II, Vol. III. With H. H. Goldstine. Report prepared for U. S. Army Ord. Dept. under Contract W-36-034-ORD-7481, 1948, 23 pp.
  • 6. Von Neumann, The future of high-speed computing. Proc., Comp. Sem., Dec. 1949, published and copyrighted by IBM, 1951, p. 13.
  • 7. Von Neumann, Numerical inverting of matrices of high order, II. With H. H. Goldstine. Proc. Amer. Math Soc. vol. 2 (1951) pp. 188-202.
  • 8. Von Neumann, The general and logical theory of automata. "Cerebral mechanisms in behavior– The Hixon symposium," September 1948, Pasadena, edited by L. A. Jeffress, John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 1951, pp. 1-31.
  • 9. Von Neumann, Entwicklung und Ausnutzung neuerer mathematischer Maschinen. Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Forschüng des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen, Heft 45. Düsseldorf, September 15, 1954.
  • 10. Von Neumann, Probabilistic logics and the synthesis of reliable organisms from unreliable components, "Automata studies," edited by C. E. Shannon and J. McCarthy, Princeton University Press, 1956, pp. 43-98.
  • 11. Von Neumann, The Silliman Memorial Lectures. (In press). Yale University Press. To be published, 1958.
  • 12. Von Neumann, Unfinished manuscript for the University of Illinois Press relating to the theory of automata and, particularly, self-reproducing machines.