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ALGOL 60

Known as: ALGOL 60 (programming language), Algol-60, Algol60 
ALGOL 60 (short for ALGOrithmic Language 1960) is a member of the ALGOL family of computer programming languages. It followed on from ALGOL 58 which… 
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Although Algol 60 has been uniquely influential in programming language design, its descendants have been significantly different… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
For serious students of structured programming, and also for language designers, Knuth's "Structured Programming with go to… 
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
This paper is an introduction to SIMULA, a programming language designed to provide a systems analyst with unified concepts which… 
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
This paper describes how some of the semantics of ALGOL 60 can be formalized by establishing a correspondence between expressions… 
Review
1963
Review
1963
a survey of the basic coustituents arid fcuturcs of the language is given, and the formal notation, by which the syntactic… 
1961
1961
The ALGOL 60 Report,* when first encountered, seems to describe a very complex language which will be difficult to learn. The… 
Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
i Th(~ disposition of lhe parentheses is computed by numberbig the m ull;iplication signs consecutively. If n is divisible /)y 2… 
1961
1961
60 The definitive description of the syntax of ALGOL 60 is tO be found in the "Report on the Algorithmic Language ALGOL 60… 
Highly Cited
1960
Highly Cited
1960
After the publication of a preliminary report on the algorithmic language ALGOL,!' 2 as prepared at a conference in Zurich in…