William Bundy
William Putnam "Bill" Bundy (September 24, 1917 – October 6, 2000) was an attorney and intelligence expert, an analyst with the CIA. He was notable as a foreign affairs advisor to both presidents John...
Harry Golombek
Harry Golombek OBE (1 March 1911 – 7 January 1995), was a British chess International Master and honorary grandmaster, chess arbiter, and chess author. He was three times British chess champion, in 19...
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Turing Award
The ACM A.M. Turing Award is an annual prize given by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) to "an individual selected for contributions of a technical nature made to the computing community"....
Margaret Rock
Margaret Rock (1903 – 1983) was an English cryptoanalyst who worked as a code-breaker at Bletchley Park during World War II. Her work during the war was classified by the Official Secrets Act 1939 so...
Edward H. Simpson
Edward Hugh Simpson CB (born 10 December 1922) is a British statistician best known for describing Simpson's paradoxalong with Udny Yule.Edward Simpson was introduced to the thinking of mathematical s...
Stewart Menzies
Major General Sir Stewart Graham Menzies, KCB KCMG DSO MC (/ˈmɪŋɨz/; 30 January 1890 – 29 May 1968) was Chief of MI6 (SIS), British Secret Intelligence Service from 1939 to 1952, during...
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Symmetric Turing machine
A symmetric Turing machine is a Turing machine which has a configuration graph that is undirected (that is, configuration i yields configuration j if and only if j yields i).
Formally, we define a...
Rosalind Hudson
Rosalind Audrey Clare Hudson (née Latham 31 July 1926 – 7 July 2013) was a British codebreaker and architectural model maker.Hudson dropped out of the Liverpool School of Art to join the Women's Royal...
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Stephen Gray (musical administrator)
Philip Stephen Gray OBE (11 March 1923 – 30 November 2012) was an English musical administrator, who managed the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra for 23 years.
In 1950, together with Da...
D. R. Shackleton Bailey
David Roy Shackleton Bailey FBA (10 December 1917 – 28 November 2005) was a British scholar of Latin literature (particularly in the field of textual criticism) who spent his academic life teaching at...
Joan Clarke
Joan Elisabeth Lowther Murray (née Clarke; 24 June 1917 – 4 September 1996) was an English cryptanalyst and numismatist best known for her work as a code-breaker at Bletchley Park during World War II...
Herbert Marchant
Sir Herbert Stanley Marchant (18 May 1906 – 8 August 1990) was a schoolmaster, at Bletchley Park the codebreaking centre in World War II, and then a diplomat. He was ambassado to Cuba (1960–63) and Tu...
Howard Smith (diplomat)
Sir Howard Frank Trayton Smith, GCMG (15 October 1919 – 7 May 1996) was a British diplomat.
Educated at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, Smith worked at Bletchley Park during World War II a...
Object-Oriented Turing
Object-Oriented Turing is an extension of the Turing programming language and a replacement for Turing Plus created by Ric Holt of the University of Toronto, Canada, in 1991. It is imperative, object-...