Summary report no. 31, third quarter, 1952
Project Whirlwind Research Staff
In-depth review of Project Whirlwind in the third quarter of 1952.
Includes: foreword; quarterly review (and abstract); operation of Whirlwind I, shutdown and modification of computer, and systems engineering; circuits and components, vacuum tubes, storage-tube life, and component replacements in WWI; mathematics, coding, and applications, programming technique, use of the computer, and problems being solved; academic program in automatic computation and numerical analysis, summer session 1952, and fall term 1953; and appendix.