alan turing - math genius, father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence

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  1. 1. ALAN TURING Math Genius Father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence
  2. 2. ALAN TURING Born in 1912 Ultra-Mega-Super Math Genius! Openly gay
  3. 3. Computer Science and the Turing Machine A machine that would calculate anything calculable
  4. 4. Artificial Intelligence The Imitation Game
  5. 5. Turing Test - The Imitation Game Player A Tries to deceive player C Player B Tries to help player C Player C Tries to figure out whether Player A or B is a Man or a Woman / Person or Machine
  6. 6. A computer would deserve be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
  7. 7. World War II Hero codebreaking nazi secret messages saving millions of lives
  8. 8. ENIGMA electro-mechanical rotor cipher machine used by Germany in WWII for enciphering and deciphering secret messages
  9. 9. Turing's Death brutal prejudice and the cyanide apple
  10. 10. REVIEW Computer Science Provided formalisation of the concepts of "Algorithm" and "Computation" with the Turing Machine Artificial Intelligence Turing test and the idea of a intelligent computers being able to deceive humans World War II Hero Saved millions of lives and defeated Nazis Turing's Death Brutal prejudice that made him suicide with an cyanide poisoned apple
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