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vɒn ˈnɔɪ mɑn, -mənvon neu·mann

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  1. von Neumann, Neumann, John von Neumannnoun

    United States mathematician who contributed to the development of atom bombs and of stored-program digital computers (1903-1957)


  1. von neumann

    John von Neumann was a Hungarian-American mathematician, physicist, computer scientist, and polymath. He made significant contributions to a number of fields including mathematics, functional analysis, quantum mechanics, statistics, computer science, economics, and many other scientific and applied fields. He is also considered one of the pioneers of modern computing and digital technology. In the context of computer architectures, "Von Neumann architecture" refers to a design model where both data and instructions for modifying the data are stored in the same memory system.


  1. Von Neumann

    Von Neumann is a lunar impact crater that lies on the far side of the Moon, in the northern hemisphere. It is nearly attached to the south-southeastern rim of the walled plain Campbell. The crater Ley is attached to the northeastern rim of Von Neumann, and is somewhat overlain by the outer rampart. To the west is the prominent Wiener, and to the south-southwest is Nikolayev. This crater has a wide inner wall with multiple terraces. The width of the inner wall varies around the perimeter, with the widest section to the south. There is some slumping along the inner wall to the northwest where the rim makes its closest approach to Campbell, and the narrow terrain between these two craters is rugged and irregular. But the remaining terrain that surrounds the crater is almost equally rugged. The rim appears somewhat straighter along the southwest side, but is roughly circular elsewhere. The interior floor is nearly flat and level along the western side. There is a small range of ridges running from the south to the northern edge of the floor, and the ground is more irregular in the eastern half. There are no significant impacts within the crater interior and the sides are generally unworn.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of von neumann in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of von neumann in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Professor Edsger Dijkstra, at the ACN South Central Regional Conference, Austin, Texas, 16 to 18 Novemver 1984:

    The fathers of the field had been pretty confusing: John von Neumann speculated about computers and the human brain in analogies sufficiently wild to be worthy of a medieval thinker, and Alan Turing thought about criteria to settle the question of whether machines can think, a question of which we now know that it is about as relevant as the question of whether submarines can swim.

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