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Issue No. 01 - Jan.-March (2013 vol. 35)
ISSN: 1058-6180
pp: 2-3
Lars Heide , Copenhagen Business School
This issue features two important aspects of history of computing: computers in education and microcircuitry. Specifically, the issue includes features on the development of Watfor, a fast student-oriented Fortran compiler, at the University of Waterloo; a history of time-shared microcomputers in the early 1980s; a history of educational computers in Australia; Geoffrey W.A. Dummer's semiconductor innovation at the British Royal Radar Establishment in the 1950s; and Jay W. Lathrop's description of developing the photolithographic approach to microcircuits at the US Army Diamond Ordnance Fuze Laboratory.
Diamond Ordnance Fuze Laboratory, history of computing, history of educational computers, microcircuitry, Watfor, University of Waterloo, Australian computing, time-shared microcomputers, Geoffrey W.A. Dummer, semiconductors, Jay W. Lathrop, photolithography, photoetching, integrated circuits

L. Heide, "From the Editor's Desk," in IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 35, no. , pp. 2-3, 2013.
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