Title: Computing Binding: Paperback Author: Paul E Ceruzzi Publisher: University Press Group Ltd
How Hansel and Gretel, Sherlock Holmes, the movie Groundhog Day, Harry Potter, and other familiar stories illustrate the concepts of computing.Picture a computer scientist, staring at a screen and clicking away frantically on a keyboard, hacking into a system, or perhaps developing an app. Now delete that picture. In Once Upon an Algorithm, Martin Erwig explains computation as something that takes place beyond electronic computers, and computer science as the study of systematic problem solving.
Quantum Computing Since Democritus Takes students and researchers on a tour through some of the deepest ideas of maths, computer science and physics. Full description