Summary report no. 23, second quarter, 1950
Project Whirlwind Research Staff
In-depth review of Project Whirlwind in the second quarter of 1950.
Includes: foreword; quarterly review (and abstract); system engineering, development of WWI and checking; circuits and components, five-digit multiplier, vacuum-tube life, and component replacement in WWI; electrostatic storage, tube program, and storage-tube development; input-output, preparation of punched paper tape, computer communication with punched tape and typewriter terminal equipment, and eastman reader-recorders; mathematics, coding, and applications, programming the input problem and conversion display; academic program in automatic computation and numerical analysis; appendix, reports and publications, professional society papers, and visitors.