My publications on Alan Turing
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This page is a guide to the articles and papers by me which supplement the published books
Alan Turing: The Enigma
Turing: a natural philosopher
On this site:
Short biography, an extended version of my 1995 Turing entry in the
Dictionary of National Biography
This is intended as a useful overview of all aspects of Alan Turing's life and work.
Oration at Alan Turing's birthplace, 23 June 1998
(a story told from death to birth).
Alan Turing: A Cambridge Scientific Mind
(chapter for a book on Cambridge scientists).
Short scientific biography
(chapter for Turing's 90th birthday Festschrift, 2004).
Alan Turing and the Turing Test
(a chapter for a book on the Turing Test, 2008).
The Military Use of Alan Turing
(a chapter for a book on
Mathematics and War
Alan Turing: an enigma after fifty years
(a talk given in 2004 for the Imperial War Museum and Europride at Manchester)
On machines and oracles
(remarks on the Church-Turing Thesis).
Entry in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
(2002, with 2013 revision)
Long review of
The Essential Turing
Notices of the American Mathematical Society
Alan Turing: the logical and physical basis of computing,
published by the British Computer Society, 2007
Contintue to a further page for a more detailed
listing of all my Turing-related publications.