Archive for January, 2015


The Universal Machine

The Universal Machine

January 22nd, 2015

With the recent release of the film, The Imitation Game, a wide audience has learned of the immense mathematical accomplishments of Alan Turing. The Academy Award nominated film focuses on breaking the system the Germans used for encrypting vital messages during WWII called the Enigma. The actual title of the film, however, refers to Turing’s […]