Koncepcja automatyzacji Leonarda Torresa y Quevedo jako przyczynek do rozwoju computer science

Piotr Urbańczyk


The aim of this article is to indicate that the ideas of Leonardo Torres y Que­vedo presented in his short Essays on Automatics constitute essential link between early Babbage’s concepts of analytical engine and modern computer science. These ideas include definition of automatics, classification of automata, theoretical basis for robotics, electromechanical engineering, modern concept of chatbot, the importance of algorithm and last but not least floating point arithmetic.

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Leonardo Torres y Quevedo; analytical engine; artificial intelligence; robotics; automatics; computer science

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