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Richard Feynman and computation

  title={Richard Feynman and computation},
  author={Carver Mead and Rolf Landauer and Marvin Minsky and Charles H. Bennett and Norman Margolus and Tom To{\OE}oli},
The enormous contribution of Richard Feynman to modern physics is well known, both to teaching through his famous Feynman Lectures on Physics, and to research with his Feynman diagram approach to quantum ® eld theory and his path integral formulation of quantum mechanics. Less well known perhaps is his long-standing interest in the physics of computation and this is the subject of this paper. Feynman lectured on computation at Caltech for most of the last decade of his life, ® rst with John Hop… 

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