Newman, M. H. A. (Maxwell Herman Alexander) 1897
Overview
Works:  16 works in 114 publications in 3 languages and 1,310 library holdings 

Genres:  History 
Roles:  Author, Author of introduction 
Classifications:  QA248, 513.83 
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about
M. H. A Newman
 The COLOSSUS : a paper presented on 12 June 1976 by Brian Randell( Book )
 Lattices and topologies on Newman algebras by R Beazer( Book )
 Pioneers of computing : background to the recorded interviews by Science Museum (Great Britain)( Book )
Most widely held works by
M. H. A Newman
Elements of the topology of plane sets of points by
M. H. A Newman(
Book
)
86 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
86 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mathematical works of J[ohn] H[enry] C[onstantine] Whitehead by
John Henry Constantine Whitehead(
Book
)
11 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of the topology and plane sets of points by
M. H. A Newman(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Differential geometry by
John Henry Constantine Whitehead(
Book
)
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elements of the topology of plane sets of points by
M. H. A Newman(
)
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hermann Weyl, 18851955 by
M. H. A Newman(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Mathematical works : of J.H.C. Whitehead. Edited by I.M. James ... With a biographical note by M.H.A. Newman and Barbara
Whitehead and a mathematical appreciation by John W. Milnor by
John Henry Constantine Whitehead(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A formal theorem in Church's theory of types by
M. H. A Newman(
)
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On the foundations of combinatory Analysis Situs by
M. H. A Newman(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Alan Turing : artículos recopilados](
Book
)
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Not for a day (but forever) by John Heinzman(
)
1 edition published in 1924 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1924 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mathematical works by
John Henry Constantine Whitehead(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oral history interview with M.H.A. Newman by
M. H. A Newman(
)
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newman discusses his work at the Bletchley Park Government Code and Cipher School in Britain during World War II. He mentions his teaching position in mathematics at Cambridge University before the war, and his acquaintance there with Alan Turing while he formulated his theory of computability. At Bletchley Park, Newman worked on the decoding of machinegenerated ciphers using the Colossus, an electronic calculator built under the direction of Thomas H. Flowers incorporating design features based on Turing's statistical theory. Newman discusses personal interactions and the operation of the Colossus. He also describes his postwar position at Manchester University, where he worked on the MARK I computer project before returning to teaching
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newman discusses his work at the Bletchley Park Government Code and Cipher School in Britain during World War II. He mentions his teaching position in mathematics at Cambridge University before the war, and his acquaintance there with Alan Turing while he formulated his theory of computability. At Bletchley Park, Newman worked on the decoding of machinegenerated ciphers using the Colossus, an electronic calculator built under the direction of Thomas H. Flowers incorporating design features based on Turing's statistical theory. Newman discusses personal interactions and the operation of the Colossus. He also describes his postwar position at Manchester University, where he worked on the MARK I computer project before returning to teaching
more
fewer
Audience Level
0 

1  
Kids  General  Special 
Related Identities
Useful Links
Associated Subjects
Burks, Arthur W.(Arthur Walter), Calculators Church, Alonzo, Computer engineers Computer programmers Computers Computer scientists Electronic digital computers Geometry, Differential Great Britain Lambda calculus Mathematics Newman, M. H. A.(Maxwell Herman Alexander), Popular music Set theory Topology Turing, Alan Mathison, Type theory University of Manchester
Alternative Names
Max Newman britischer Mathematiker und Kryptologe
Max Newman British mathematician
Max Newman Brits cryptograaf (18971984)
Max Newman matemàtic britànic
Max Newman matemático británico
Max Newman matematico britannico
Max Newman mathématicien britannique
Newman, M. H.
Newman, M. H. A.
Newman, M. H. A. 1897
Newman, Maxwell Herman Alexander
Newman, Maxwell Herman Alexander 1897
Μαξ Νιούμαν
Макс Њумен
Ньюман, Макс
מקס ניומן מתמטיקאי בריטי
مکس نیومن
ニューマン, M.H.A.
マックス・ニューマン
马克斯·纽曼
麥斯·紐曼
Languages
Covers