The Problem of Deciphering Mayan Writing

@article{Knorozov1962ThePO,
  title={The Problem of Deciphering Mayan Writing},
  author={Y. V. Knorozov and S. Alexander},
  journal={Diogenes},
  year={1962},
  volume={10},
  pages={122 - 128}
}
In the second half of 1960, a group of associates of the Institute of Mathematics of the Siberian Section of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR undertook to try to decipher Mayan writing with the aid of an electronic calculating machine. The results of this effort were reported at the Conference on the state of development of projects or reports, translation by machine and automatic reading of text, held in Moscow at the end of January 1961; they were published in the volume of Conference… Expand