A Bibliographic Guide to Resources in Scientific Computing, by Jeffrey R. Yost

By Jeffrey R. Yost

An crucial contribution to the examine of the background of pcs, this paintings identifies the computer's effect at the actual, organic, cognitive, and scientific sciences. References primary to the understudied sector of the background of clinical computing additionally record the numerous position of the sciences in aiding to form the advance of desktop expertise. extra greatly, the numerous assets on clinical computing support display how the pc was once the main major medical tool of the twentieth century.

The in simple terms advisor of its style overlaying the use and impression of desktops at the the actual, organic, scientific, and cognitive sciences, it includes greater than 1,000 annotated citations to scrupulously chosen secondary and first assets. Historians of know-how and technological know-how will locate this a really resource. desktop scientists, physicians, biologists, chemists, and geologists also will take advantage of this broad bibliography at the historical past of laptop functions and the sciences.

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