Von Foerster, Heinz, 1911-2002

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Professor of electrical engineering and biophysics and director of the Biological Computer Laboratory at the University of Illinois.

From the description of Heinz von Foerster papers, 1949-1976. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154306671

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creatorOf Von Foerster, Heinz, 1911-2002. Heinz von Foerster papers, 1949-1976. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Heinz von Foerster Papers, 1925-2000 University of Illinois Archives
referencedIn John Ptak Computer Science Book Collection, 1891-1987 (bulk 1940-1965) Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn Warren S. McCulloch Papers, Circa 1935-1968 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith McCulloch, Warren S. (Warren Sturgis), b. 1898 person
associatedWith Ptak, John F. person
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Artificial intelligence
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Futurism (Literary movement)
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Electrical engineering--Study and teaching
Cognitive learning
College students--Counseling
Student Counseling
Biophysics
Heuristic
Degrees, Academic
Biological Computer Laboratory
Cybernetics
Biophysics--study and teaching
Computers
Human mechanics--Notation
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Birth 1911-11-13

Death 2002-10-02

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