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a mainframe computer that is one of the most powerful available at a given time

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They trace their roots to the first general purpose scientific computer, the ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer), designed and built by the University of Pennsylvania Moore School of Electrical Engineering for BRL.
Scientific Computer Applications MCS contour map software contours the San Andreas Fault map down to-20,000 meters (-65,616 ft or approximately 12 miles).
Tim Mason, marketing director of Tescos, co-hosted the ceremony with Pepsi Chart Show host Dr Fox and presented the pupils with a microscope and scientific computer software for their school, and pounds 100 of vouchers for the pupils.
In addition to the SDSC researchers, early users of the MTA system also include the Boeing Company, Caltech, Los Alamos National Laboratory, National Energy Research Scientific Computer Center (NERSC) and Sanders, a Lockheed Martin Company.
A good business or scientific computer makes a good home computer.
* A scheme for speeding up multiplication led to the design and construction of a unique, general-purpose scientific computer (138: 222).
Operations research analysts also need programming experience in the scientific computer languages--Pascal and Fortran --and the ability to think logically, communicate clearly, and work well with people.
Tim Mason, marketing director of Tescos, cohosted the ceremony with Pepsi Chart Show host Dr Fox and presented the pupils with a microscope and scientific computer software for their school, and pounds 100 of vouchers for the pupils.
"Little Fermat is a high-performance, general-purpose scientific computer," David Chudnovsky says.
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