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Analog computer trumps Turing model

Analog computer trumps Turing model
11/3/1998 07:16 PM EST
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TheBookkeeper   7/23/2008 12:18:47 PM
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A deeper question for analog versus digital computation asks, are there things an analog computer can do that digital computing cannot do. In my experience, which is important to a formal bookkeeping framework of rules, is to track and record the history of physically recursive structures. I have found no way to track such a history in relative real time without using both forms of computing, where analog versus digital become a language of rational complements.

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