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    • Computers and Society: A Proposed Course for Computer Scientists 

      Horowitz, Ellis; Morgan, Howard L.; Shaw, Alan C. (Cornell University, 1971-06)
      The purpose of this paper is to describe a course concerned with both the effects of computers on society and the responsibilities of computer scientists to society. The impact of computers is divided into five components: ...
    • A Multiprogramming System for Education and Research 

      Shaw, Alan C.; Weiderman, Nelson H. (Cornell University, 1970-11)
      A novel multiprogramming case study which has proven useful in operating systems education and research is presented. The operating system and its unusual hypothetical machine are specified. The paper then describes ...
    • Parsing of Graph-Representable Pictures 

      Shaw, Alan C. (Cornell University, 1969-04)
      This paper describes a syntax-directed picture analysis system based on a formal picture description scheme. The system accepts a description of a set of pictures in terms of a grammar generating strings in a picture ...
    • Picture Graphs, Grammars, and Parsing 

      Shaw, Alan C. (Cornell University, 1971-01)
      This paper is concerned with the syntactic description and analysis of pictures when graphs are employed as the primary description formalism. The present state of development, a number of significant open problems, and ...