Alan Turing

Find out who Alan Turing was and what he did with his life

Who was he?

Alan Turing was a man of many talents. His professions include a mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst and a computer scientist. He influenced the science of computers a lot by making the idea of algorithm (rules to be followed when doing problem solving operations) and computation (mathematical calculation) formal.

Basic Background

Alan Turing was born on the 23rd of June 1912 in London. He died on the 7th of June 1954 in Cheshire at aged just 41.

His Inventions

LU decomposition

Universal Turing Machine