Issue No. 01 - January/March (2009 vol. 31)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2009.2
S.T. Nandasara , University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Yoshiki Mikami , Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
<p>This special issue focuses on Asian language processing in India, Sri Lanka, and Thailand. Specifically, it discusses historical background of specific writing systems; script structure and major issues relevant to text processing; important development stages in type-printing and the typewriter era; milestones marked by the design of character code standards for computing; and issues involved in designing a mechanism for input and display interfaces in Asian language computing.</p>
Y. Mikami and S. Nandasara, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Asian Language Processing: History and Perspectives," in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 31, no. , pp. 4-7, 2009.