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Lunch & Learn: Computing at Princeton: Short observations and tall stories

Few people know that Princeton University‚Äôs association with computers and computing predates the ENIAC. Jon goes back to the days of John von Neumann, Oswald Veblen, Alan Turing, John Tukey, and winds his way forward through the memorable days of … Continue reading

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Lunch & Learn: Why Your Humble iPod May Be Holding the Biggest Mystery in All of Science with Bernard Chazelle

In 1965, Intel co-founder Gordon Moore predicted that the number of transistors placed on an integrated circuit would double approximately every two years. That prediction, notes Bernard Chazelle, Computer Science Professor at Princeton, if anything underestimated the results during the … Continue reading

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