Artifact Details

Title

ACM SIGGRAPH conference proceedings. Digital Systems video recordings.

Catalog Number

102711918

Type

Moving image

Date

1986-2001

Format

VHS

Description

Conference proceedings and lectures from various publishers. The collection is generally focused on computer graphics and graphics algorithms. Included in the collection: 4 cassettes from the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory's 50th anniversary celebration of the first program run on the EDSAC (Cambridge University Moving Image Studio, 1999), 14 cassettes from the Association of Computing Machinery's (ACM) Conference on the History of Personal Workstations - January 10, 1986 (Xerox PARC, 1986), 17 cassettes from Digital's Systems Research Center video series focusing on computational geometry (Digital, 1989-1996), conference proceedings from SIGGRAPH 1987, 1988, 1991, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 (ACM SIGGRAPH 1987-2001), 2 cassettes from IEEE Computer Society Technical Committe on Computer Graphics Visualization 1994 conference (ACM SIGGRAPH 1994), "Tools for Brains: How Technology Created Human Consciousness" by Daniel Dennett (Hewlett-Packard Company, 1997), "Modelling Communication Networks" by Frank Kelly (Hewlett-Packard Company, 1996), "The Constitution of Free Code and Free Society" by Lawrence Lessig (Hewlett-Packard Company, 2000), "The Age of Intelligent Machines" featuring Marvin Minsky, Roger Schank, Raj Raddy and the music of Stevie Wonder (MIT Press, 1987).

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X3752.2007