CSE143/CSE143X Autumn 2020 Honors Section

This quarter we are reading The Square and the Tower: Networks and Power, from the Freemasons to Facebook by Niall Ferguson.

Students must attend eight of the planned ten sections to receive credit for the seminar.

Meeting time

Thursdays 4:30-6:20 via zoom (email Stuart if you need the link)

Relevant Links

We discussed how to make a Finite State Machine and a Turing Machine. I used a program called JFLAP to build these machines:

Reading assignments

1/7 no reading
1/14 preface-Chapter 7
1/21 Chapters 8-16
1/28 Chapters 17-25
2/4 Chapters 26-33
2/11 Chapters 34-38
2/18 Chapters 39-44
2/25 Chapters 45-49
3/4 Chapters 50-56
3/11 Chapters 57-afterward

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