A report on Computer science

Charles Babbage, sometimes referred to as the "father of computing".
Ada Lovelace published the first algorithm intended for processing on a computer.

Study of computation, automation, and information.

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Charles Babbage, sometimes referred to as the "father of computing".

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A T1 weighted MR image of the brain of a patient with a meningioma after injection of an MRI contrast agent (top left), and the same image with the result of an interactive segmentation overlaid in green (3D model of the segmentation on the top right, axial and coronal views at the bottom).

Medical image computing

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A T1 weighted MR image of the brain of a patient with a meningioma after injection of an MRI contrast agent (top left), and the same image with the result of an interactive segmentation overlaid in green (3D model of the segmentation on the top right, axial and coronal views at the bottom).
CT image (left), PET image (center) and overlay of both (right) after correct registration.
Volume rendering (left), axial cross-section (right top), and sagittal cross-section (right bottom) of a CT image of a subject with multiple nodular lesions (white line) in the lung.
A mid-axial slice of the ICBM diffusion tensor image template. Each voxel's value is a tensor represented here by an ellipsoid. Color denotes principal orientation: red = left-right, blue=inferior-superior, green = posterior-anterior

Medical image computing (MIC) is an interdisciplinary field at the intersection of computer science, information engineering, electrical engineering, physics, mathematics and medicine.

Object detection for a stop sign.

Information engineering (field)

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Engineering discipline that deals with the generation, distribution, analysis, and use of information, data, and knowledge in systems.

Engineering discipline that deals with the generation, distribution, analysis, and use of information, data, and knowledge in systems.

Object detection for a stop sign.
An example of clustering in machine learning.
An example of how the 2D Fourier transform can be used to remove unwanted information from an X-ray scan.

Many of these originate from computer science, as well as other branches of engineering such as computer engineering, electrical engineering, and bioengineering.

Interdisciplinarity

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Interdisciplinarity or interdisciplinary studies involves the combination of two or more academic disciplines into one activity (e.g., a research project).

Interdisciplinarity or interdisciplinary studies involves the combination of two or more academic disciplines into one activity (e.g., a research project).

Examples include quantum information processing, an amalgamation of quantum physics and computer science, and bioinformatics, combining molecular biology with computer science.

List of unsolved problems in computer science

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This article is a list of notable unsolved problems in computer science.

Peter Wegner

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Peter A. Wegner (August 20, 1932 – July 27, 2017) was a computer scientist who made significant contributions to both the theory of object-oriented programming during the 1980s and to the relevance of the Church–Turing thesis for empirical aspects of computer science during the 1990s and present.

Code

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System of rules to convert information—such as a letter, word, sound, image, or gesture—into another form, sometimes shortened or secret, for communication through a communication channel or storage in a storage medium.

System of rules to convert information—such as a letter, word, sound, image, or gesture—into another form, sometimes shortened or secret, for communication through a communication channel or storage in a storage medium.

In information theory and computer science, a code is usually considered as an algorithm that uniquely represents symbols from some source alphabet, by encoded strings, which may be in some other target alphabet.

Transistor count over time, demonstrating Moore's law

Processor (computing)

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Transistor count over time, demonstrating Moore's law

In computing and computer science, a processor or processing unit is an electrical component (digital circuit) that performs operations on an external data source, usually memory or some other data stream.

Process calculus

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In computer science, the process calculi (or process algebras) are a diverse family of related approaches for formally modelling concurrent systems.

Computer memory map

Imperative programming

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Computer memory map

In computer science, imperative programming is a programming paradigm of software that uses statements that change a program's state.

Parallel RAM

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In computer science, a parallel random-access machine (parallel RAM or PRAM) is a shared-memory abstract machine.