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Joyce M. Wheeler, "Applications of the EDSAC," IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 2733, OctoberDecember, 1992.  
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@article{ 10.1109/85.194052, author = {Joyce M. Wheeler}, title = {Applications of the EDSAC}, journal ={IEEE Annals of the History of Computing}, volume = {14}, number = {4}, issn = {10586180}, year = {1992}, pages = {2733}, doi = {http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/85.194052}, publisher = {IEEE Computer Society}, address = {Los Alamitos, CA, USA}, }  
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TY  MGZN JO  IEEE Annals of the History of Computing TI  Applications of the EDSAC IS  4 SN  10586180 SP27 EP33 EPD  2733 A1  Joyce M. Wheeler, PY  1992 VL  14 JA  IEEE Annals of the History of Computing ER   
Early applications of EDSAC are described  including the calculation of prime numbers, solutions of algebraic equations, and experimental learning programs  to illustrate the wide field of programs written in the first years of storedprogram computing. The influence of the library routines  such as those for the solution of differential equations  on progress in applied mathematics is considered. The initial work in wave mechanics, economics, crystallography, and radio astronomy is described. Finally, the development of EDSAC 2 and its importance to the advance of many of these topics are considered.
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