Accession Number : AD0072176


Title :   MAGNETIC RECORDING. ITS USE FOR STORAGE OF INFORMATION IN ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Sep 1946,30 Jun 1947


Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE CAMBRIDGE United States


Personal Author(s) : RICH, E S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/072176.pdf


Report Date : 17 Sep 1947


Pagination or Media Count : 57


Abstract : The following report contains a survey of the field of magnetic recording, a summary of the work done in this field in the Center of Analysis at MIT. The purpose of the work was to investigate magnetic recording as a means for storing information for electronic computing machines. Project Whirlwind.


Descriptors :   COMPUTERS , MAGNETIC RECORDING SYSTEMS , DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS , DESIGN


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE