Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace) (1921-)

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Bennett, J. M. (1921-)
Bennett, J. M. (John Makepeace) (1921-2010)
Bennett, John M. (1921-)
Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace) (1921-2010)
Bennett, John Makepeace (1921-)
Bennett, John Makepeace (1921-2010)
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Computer scientist
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Biographies

John Bennett worked on the SILLIAC project from 1956. Earlier he had been a research assistant at the Mathematical Laboratory, Cambridge, where he was one of the pioneers of the EDSAC team (the EDSAC was the first machine in regular service, in 1949).

Born Warwick, Queensland, 31 July 1921. Educated Universities of Queensland (BSc, BE (Civil), BE (Mechanical and Electrical)) and Cambridge (PhD). RAAF 1942-46; computer specialist, Ferranti Ltd, Manchester and London 1950-55; Senior Numerical Analyst, Basser Computing Laboratory, University of Sydney 1956-61, Foundation Professor of Computer Science 1961-86, Emeritus Professor and Honorary Associate since 1987. President, New South Wales Computer Society 1965-66; Foundation President, Australian Computer Society 1966-67; Foundation Chairman, ANCCAC 1959-63.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Bennett, John Makepeace
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Computing in Australia: the Development of a Profession
    Bennett, J. M.; Broomham, Rosemary; Murton, P. M.; Pearcey, T.; Rutledge, R. W.
    Published: Hale and Ironmonger, Sydney, 1994
  3. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

Resources by John M. Bennett (21)

  1. Computer science graduates : supply and demand : Graduation ceremony University of Wollongong Occasional address 7 May 1986 / John M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1986 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At National Library
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  2. Quadratic programming and piecewise linear networks with structural engineering applications / [by] J.M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1976 ]
    At National Library
    Quadratic programming and piecewise linear networks with structural engineering applications / [by] J.M. Bennett
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  3. Retirement speech, 11th November 1986
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1986 ]
    At Cunningham Library
    Retirement speech, 11th November 1986
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  4. Is a national computing policy necessary? / [by] John M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1978 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Is a national computing policy necessary? / [by] John M. Bennett
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  5. One view of computer teaching / by John M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1977 ]
    At National Library
    One view of computer teaching / by John M. Bennett
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  6. ACS and Australia : past and future / John M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1991 ]
    At 2 libraries
    ACS and Australia : past and future / John M. Bennett
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  7. Some Australian experiences in the design and operating of information retrieval sytems / [by] J.M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1975 ]
    At National Library
    Some Australian experiences in the design and operating of information retrieval sytems / [by] J.M. Bennett
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  8. Education and Australian international aid : effectiveness of Australian tertiary educational training for South East Asia over the last quarter century / [by] John M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1978 ]
    At 3 libraries
    Education and Australian international aid : effectiveness of Australian tertiary educational training for South East Asia over the last quarter century / [by] John M. Bennett
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  9. Computer networking / [by] J.M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article, Conference Proceedings : 1974-1976 ]
    At National Library
    Computer networking / [by] J.M. Bennett
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  10. Storage design for information retrieval : Scarrott's conjecture and Zipf's law / [by] J.M. Bennett
    Bennett, John M. (John Makepeace), 1921-
    [ Article : 1975 ]
    At National Library
    Storage design for information retrieval : Scarrott's conjecture and Zipf's law / [by] J.M. Bennett
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  1. Institution of Engineers, Australia. Sydney Division - Oral History Collection, being interviews with members, 1991-1995
    Institution of Engineers, Australia. Sydney Division
    [ Sound : 1991-1995 ]
    At State Library of NSW
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  2. Retirement speech, 11th November 1986 / John M. Bennett
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