US3120606A - Electronic numerical integrator and computer - Google Patents

Electronic numerical integrator and computer Download PDF

Info

Publication number
US3120606A
US3120606A US75715847A US3120606A US 3120606 A US3120606 A US 3120606A US 75715847 A US75715847 A US 75715847A US 3120606 A US3120606 A US 3120606A
Authority
US
Grant status
Grant
Patent type
Prior art keywords
pulses
qualitative
data
computer
sheet
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Expired - Lifetime
Application number
Inventor
Jr John Presper Eckert
John W Mauchly
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Sperry Corp
Original Assignee
Sperry Corp
Priority date (The priority date is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the date listed.)
Filing date
Publication date
Grant date
Family has litigation

Links

Images

Classifications

    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06FELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
    • G06F17/00Digital computing or data processing equipment or methods, specially adapted for specific functions
    • G06F17/10Complex mathematical operations
    • G06F17/11Complex mathematical operations for solving equations, e.g. nonlinear equations, general mathematical optimization problems
    • G06F17/13Differential equations
    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06FELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
    • G06F15/00Digital computers in general; Data processing equipment in general
    • G06F15/08Digital computers in general; Data processing equipment in general using a plugboard for programming

Description

91 Sheets-Sheet 1 Feb. 4, 1964 Filed June 26, 1947 /ZOOR ,0l/4N Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 3,120,505

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 91 Sheets-Sheet 4 n .v1 l m .vw/w 4 m H E M E @l E E C @I lmm @l l@ NIH@ WT M m @IIL .E .n M M V1@ @il M m@ @l l @T m w. m Mm Vlm E @T M- N .u` Q Al H VIIIL E@ A i tbkk u* tmkw 0` kbb ou 95k 2.2% m. rm

Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. EcKERT, JR.. ETAL 3,120,606

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL. INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 F; q E GATE Tun-.S az. i l

91 Sheets-Sheet 5 AJ? FROM Wv/fsR/N@ FROM f2 /P -fzap HQJEI- MUL /PLf: coma/@ENCE c/RcU/ asta M/Mqsrfn Pme/MM A )55500 SWITCH /NPUT INPUT INPUT f1/F07 /NPUT E 3 J' 6 wvcnfou! JDHNW. MAUCHLY IF'REEIF'ERECKERT @aan allena/1j;

Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. EcKERT, JR.. ETAL 3,120,606

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL. INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 91 Sheets-Sheet 6 azac/r @meen/w .sYMoL E C1- E BUFFER LOCK Olm/7M SYMBOL F ci l 5 SPEC/fu Pff/sf :mvp/mem Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR.. ETAI. 3,120,506

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 91 Sheets-Sheet 7 mnA/sM/rrm 14 BLOCK DIA GRAM m5707801 A92 RESET G RE ET A 9.9 PROS. Ff

Bumm (CPP) 49/ Inventors J PROGRAM rNPuT Juhu W Maunhlu ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL. INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26. 1947 Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR.. ETAI.

91 Sheets-Sheet 8 nHNM/.MALJCHLY T FREEJPER ECKERT Stroe/wup Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. EcKER-r, JR., ETAL 3,120,606

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND CMPUTER 91 Sheets-Sheet 9 Filed June 26, 1947 III ll llllll IlhMNUI llll Il T 1 4 1li w R O\O o f. H M u E KH F|| m U L M o5 ln/ @MAE E R F L lllllll nl 4 gli El@ u i ww .P w o N E E En n H H @H .hH DDJ EN J Il 0 I rjv a \Nql u w NG 1 l I ll j j II j 1! .1, 4 1- 1.1..; wmwi su .3b E n l l? ITvw N L Mw. L. mma .-lnu HHM lwmL nwb A. llllllllllllllllllll I. III Ill IIIIL# l jvq m m@ ,SSKR QQ* lllllllllllllll |ll llllllllI. Illlll. nb :il au Mw Rol lmlwl. .Ill Lu l -L .T IIL |||||L wqulmlllwl llll Ill ml Na. I| 1 NQMSLR PQQQ "Swan onvnw L* \o 'lill' l1 1 l l ||=|1 ..o. SW V|.- WT||wm.m llw nu (J\|\ @No d ovh m3 SG QT Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER 91 Sheet s-Sheet l0 Filed June 26, 1947 TiXhXnoXLX X Q ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR.. ETAL 91 Sheets-Sheet ll 91 Sheets-Sheet 12 jwucmow JDHN WLMAUCHLY,

1li- E' E5 PER E :K ERT,

I, www

J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL Feb. 4, 1964 ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL. INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 3,120,605

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 194'? 91 Sheets-Sheet 13 Jn/verdon TUHN WMAUEHLY FREEPER ECKERT fllioznul Feb. 4, 1964 .1. P. ECKERT, JR.. ETAL 3,120,606

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER 91 Sheets-Sheet 14 Filed June 26, 1947 @hun d h Ebb.. .R

QQ Q

les

@msx

Hmmm 5M@ ETE ELECTRONIC NUMERICAI.. INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 194'? Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 91 Sheets-Sheet 15 Feb. 4, 1964 .1. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 3,125606' ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRTOR AND COMPUTER 91 Sheets-Sheet 16 Filed June 26, 1947 o O W NJPN . Egg# Unef UNK ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. EcKER-r, JR.. ETAL 91 Sheets-Sheet 17 O0 O O ooooaooocoo, ooooooooooQ oaooooooooo 0000 mfvhfN O 0000 0000 O OOOOO mism? -MMWH l fra Feb. 4, 1964 J. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 3,120,606

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER 91 Sheets-Sheet 18 Filed June 26, 1947 -mm .N

envwo Nvo @e @o o o@ al. H

Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. EcKER-r, JR.. ETAL 3,120,505

ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL. INTEGRATI-)R AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 91 Sheets-Sheet 19 ELECTRONIC NUMERICAL INTEGRATOR AND COMPUTER Filed June 26, 1947 Feb. 4, 1964 J. P. ECKERT, JR., ETAL 91 Sheets-Sheet 2O

Claims (1)

1. MEANS FOR PRODUCING ELECTRIC PULSES IN SEQUENCE, ELECTRONIC MEANS FOR ALTERNATELY TRANSMITTING CERTAIN ONES OF SAID PULSES AS RECURRENT DIFFERENTIATED GROUPS, ELECTRONIC MEANS FOR SELECTING PARTICULAR PULSES FROM ONE OF SAID DIFFERENTIATED GROUPS TO REPRESENT QUANTITATIVE VALUES, ELECTRONIC MEANS FOR SELECTING PARTICULAR PULSES FROM ANOTHER OF SAID DIFFERENTIATED GROUPS TO REPRESENT CERTAIN QUALITATIVE VALUES, READING MEANS RESPONSIVE TO PULSES REPRESENTING BOTH THE QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE VALUES FOR READING DATA TO BE PROCESSED UPON COMMAND OF AT LEAST ONE OF SAID QUALITATIVE PULSES, STORING THE DATA THUS READ, AND MAKING THE DATA AVAILABLE IN THE FORM OF DATA PULSES IN RESPONSE TO AT LEAST ONE OTHER OF SAID QUALITATIVE PULSES, AND ELECTRONIC MEANS FOR RECEIVING SAID DATA PULSES AND RESPONSIVE THERETO FOR PERFORMING ELECTRICAL SWITCHING OPERATIONS OF A NATURE DETERMINED BY SELECTED ONES OF SAID QUALITATIVE VALUES AND OF A DEGREE DETERMINED BY SELECTED ONES OF SAID QUANTITATIVE VALUES.
US3120606A 1947-06-26 1947-06-26 Electronic numerical integrator and computer Expired - Lifetime US3120606A (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US3120606A US3120606A (en) 1947-06-26 1947-06-26 Electronic numerical integrator and computer

Applications Claiming Priority (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US3120606A US3120606A (en) 1947-06-26 1947-06-26 Electronic numerical integrator and computer
US3149285A US3149285A (en) 1947-06-26 1963-10-03 Ring counter with parallel input to cathodes from pulse standardizer

Publications (1)

Publication Number Publication Date
US3120606A true US3120606A (en) 1964-02-04

Family

ID=25046612

Family Applications (1)

Application Number Title Priority Date Filing Date
US3120606A Expired - Lifetime US3120606A (en) 1947-06-26 1947-06-26 Electronic numerical integrator and computer

Country Status (1)

Country Link
US (1) US3120606A (en)

Cited By (16)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3155821A (en) * 1959-01-02 1964-11-03 Gen Electric Computer method and apparatus
US3192363A (en) * 1961-05-24 1965-06-29 Ibm Binary multipler for skipping a string of zeroes or ones
US3247365A (en) * 1961-02-06 1966-04-19 Gen Precision Inc Digital function generator including simultaneous multiplication and division
US3296421A (en) * 1964-06-03 1967-01-03 Pliny G Holt Catapult accumulator pressure computer
US3308281A (en) * 1963-11-12 1967-03-07 Philips Corp Subtracting and dividing computer
US3317902A (en) * 1964-04-06 1967-05-02 Ibm Address selection control apparatus
US3355714A (en) * 1963-10-21 1967-11-28 Bunker Ramo On-line computing system for processing mathematical functions
US3372379A (en) * 1964-08-21 1968-03-05 Weltronic Co System for reading, recording and resetting registered data
US3375355A (en) * 1963-11-01 1968-03-26 Sharp Kk Register for a calculator that utilizes "excess 3" code
US3376553A (en) * 1965-04-05 1968-04-02 Sperry Rand Corp Dial controlled auxiliary plugboard panel
US3385960A (en) * 1964-04-13 1968-05-28 Packard Instrument Co Inc Electronic ratio calculator performing aligning and subtraction operations
US4293948A (en) * 1967-11-23 1981-10-06 Olof Soderblom Data transmission system
WO2000070818A1 (en) * 1998-02-07 2000-11-23 Satterfield Richard C Multiple number base encoder/decoder using corresponding xor
WO2000070819A1 (en) * 1998-02-07 2000-11-23 Satterfield Richard C Cryptographic engine using base conversion, logic operations and prng in data arrays to increase dispersion in ciphertext
US20070288842A1 (en) * 2002-03-01 2007-12-13 Averitt John W Cad-Interfaced, Automated System for Assisting the Architectural Process
US20090260251A1 (en) * 2008-04-18 2009-10-22 Mabe Canada Inc. Clothes dryer with louvre cover

Citations (14)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US2090103A (en) * 1932-11-19 1937-08-17 Ibm Record controlled and record making accounting machine
US2217196A (en) * 1935-08-07 1940-10-08 Ibm Convertible accounting machine
US2384379A (en) * 1943-03-13 1945-09-04 Bell Telephone Labor Inc Electrical impulse counting circuits
US2402988A (en) * 1941-05-23 1946-07-02 Ibm Accounting apparatus
US2411714A (en) * 1941-09-26 1946-11-26 Ncr Co Electronic accumulator
US2426454A (en) * 1942-05-27 1947-08-26 Hazeltine Research Inc Electronic switch
US2428811A (en) * 1943-10-30 1947-10-14 Rca Corp Electronic computing device
US2429228A (en) * 1945-06-11 1947-10-21 Rca Corp Electronic computer
GB600896A (en) * 1945-02-08 1948-04-21 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to calculating machines
US2442428A (en) * 1943-12-27 1948-06-01 Ncr Co Calculating device
GB609502A (en) * 1944-12-27 1948-10-01 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to counters and number accumulators
GB616962A (en) * 1945-09-27 1949-01-28 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to multiplying machines
US2473444A (en) * 1944-02-29 1949-06-14 Rca Corp Computing system
US2502360A (en) * 1947-03-14 1950-03-28 Bell Telephone Labor Inc Electronic computer

Patent Citations (15)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US2090103A (en) * 1932-11-19 1937-08-17 Ibm Record controlled and record making accounting machine
US2217196A (en) * 1935-08-07 1940-10-08 Ibm Convertible accounting machine
US2402988A (en) * 1941-05-23 1946-07-02 Ibm Accounting apparatus
US2411714A (en) * 1941-09-26 1946-11-26 Ncr Co Electronic accumulator
US2426454A (en) * 1942-05-27 1947-08-26 Hazeltine Research Inc Electronic switch
US2384379A (en) * 1943-03-13 1945-09-04 Bell Telephone Labor Inc Electrical impulse counting circuits
US2428811A (en) * 1943-10-30 1947-10-14 Rca Corp Electronic computing device
US2442428A (en) * 1943-12-27 1948-06-01 Ncr Co Calculating device
US2473444A (en) * 1944-02-29 1949-06-14 Rca Corp Computing system
GB609502A (en) * 1944-12-27 1948-10-01 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to counters and number accumulators
GB600896A (en) * 1945-02-08 1948-04-21 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to calculating machines
US2429228A (en) * 1945-06-11 1947-10-21 Rca Corp Electronic computer
GB616962A (en) * 1945-09-27 1949-01-28 British Tabulating Mach Co Ltd Improvements in or relating to multiplying machines
US2624507A (en) * 1945-09-27 1953-01-06 Ibm Electronic calculating machine
US2502360A (en) * 1947-03-14 1950-03-28 Bell Telephone Labor Inc Electronic computer

Cited By (20)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3155821A (en) * 1959-01-02 1964-11-03 Gen Electric Computer method and apparatus
US3247365A (en) * 1961-02-06 1966-04-19 Gen Precision Inc Digital function generator including simultaneous multiplication and division
US3192363A (en) * 1961-05-24 1965-06-29 Ibm Binary multipler for skipping a string of zeroes or ones
US3355714A (en) * 1963-10-21 1967-11-28 Bunker Ramo On-line computing system for processing mathematical functions
US3375355A (en) * 1963-11-01 1968-03-26 Sharp Kk Register for a calculator that utilizes "excess 3" code
US3308281A (en) * 1963-11-12 1967-03-07 Philips Corp Subtracting and dividing computer
US3317902A (en) * 1964-04-06 1967-05-02 Ibm Address selection control apparatus
US3385960A (en) * 1964-04-13 1968-05-28 Packard Instrument Co Inc Electronic ratio calculator performing aligning and subtraction operations
US3296421A (en) * 1964-06-03 1967-01-03 Pliny G Holt Catapult accumulator pressure computer
US3372379A (en) * 1964-08-21 1968-03-05 Weltronic Co System for reading, recording and resetting registered data
US3376553A (en) * 1965-04-05 1968-04-02 Sperry Rand Corp Dial controlled auxiliary plugboard panel
US4293948A (en) * 1967-11-23 1981-10-06 Olof Soderblom Data transmission system
USRE31852E (en) * 1967-11-23 1985-03-19 Willemijn Houdstermaatschappij BV Data transmission system
WO2000070818A1 (en) * 1998-02-07 2000-11-23 Satterfield Richard C Multiple number base encoder/decoder using corresponding xor
WO2000070819A1 (en) * 1998-02-07 2000-11-23 Satterfield Richard C Cryptographic engine using base conversion, logic operations and prng in data arrays to increase dispersion in ciphertext
US9110870B1 (en) 2001-03-01 2015-08-18 Visions Computer Imaging Systems Ltd. Automated system for assisting the architectural process
US20070288842A1 (en) * 2002-03-01 2007-12-13 Averitt John W Cad-Interfaced, Automated System for Assisting the Architectural Process
US8578262B2 (en) 2002-03-01 2013-11-05 Charles W. Williams Cad-interfaced, automated system for assisting the architectural process
US20090260251A1 (en) * 2008-04-18 2009-10-22 Mabe Canada Inc. Clothes dryer with louvre cover
US7900372B2 (en) * 2008-04-18 2011-03-08 Mabe Canada Inc. Clothes dryer with louvre cover

Similar Documents

Publication Publication Date Title
Golub Matrix decompositions and statistical calculations
Neale et al. OpenMx 2.0: Extended structural equation and statistical modeling
Farebrother The minimum mean square error linear estimator and ridge regression
Hu et al. Exact characterization of invariant ellipsoids for single input linear systems subject to actuator saturation
US3707725A (en) Program execution tracing system improvements
Sommer et al. Projected impacts of climate change on regional capacities for global plant species richness
Berna et al. A new approach to optimization of chemical processes
US3611309A (en) Logical processing system
Biermann On the inference of Turing machines from sample computations
Rodriguez et al. Spatial operator factorization and inversion of the manipulator mass matrix
Wang et al. Stability criteria for recurrent neural networks with time-varying delay based on secondary delay partitioning method
Michalos et al. Movements of a cable due to changes in loading
US3416056A (en) Programmed digital motor control for a machine tool using a pulse distribution technique
Wood et al. Geometrically non‐linear analysis—A correlation of finite element notations
Brady The conjectured highest scoring machines for Rado's σ (k) for the value k= 4
US2894893A (en) Fuel element for nuclear reactor
Korn Digital-computer interface systems
Jarvis Some experiences with process control languages
JACOBY et al. Computer solutions to distribution network problems
Geddes et al. A Study of Education for Environmental Design
Karplus Analog subroutines for digital computer programs
Truitt Hybrid computation... what is it?... who needs it?...
Russo Calculation of output noise variances for discrete time-invariant filters
Denning et al. The profession of IT Is software engineering engineering?
Gong et al. Novel synchronization analysis for complex networks with hybrid coupling by handling multitude Kronecker product terms