## Computation

The process of calculating a result by use of an algorithm (e.g., a computer program) and related data. The ability to remember and solve problems.

### Articles on KurzweilAI.net that refer to Computation

A Computational Foundation for the Study of Cognition By David ChalmersThe Law of Accelerating Returns By Ray Kurzweil

Consciousness Connects Our Brains to the Fundamental Level of the Universe By Stuart Hameroff

Chapter 1: The Evolution of Mind in the Twenty-First Century By Ray Kurzweil

Reflections on Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science' By Ray Kurzweil

Chapter 2: I Married a Computer By John Searle

Chapter 6: Locked in His Chinese Room By Ray Kurzweil

The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Three: Mathematical Roots By Ray Kurzweil

Book Review: A New Kind of Science By Scott Aaronson

The Age Intelligent Machines, Chapter Six: Electronic Roots By Ray Kurzweil

### News Articles that refer to Computation

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Computing needs a Grand Challenge

Caltech computer scientists embed computation in a DNA crystal

Biological computer can run 1 billion programs

Gene Finding with Hidden Markov Models

Prize Announced for Determining the Boundaries of Turing Machine Computation

Folding@home project sets Guinness world record for computation speed

$3 million grant awarded to build 'digital matter'

Peer-to-peer cancer research program launched

### Research

Research Institute for Symbolic Computation

RISC-Linz was established by the Austrian Government in 1987. It is located in the castle of Hagenberg but is organizationally an institute of the Johannes Kepler University in Linz. In close contact with the departments of Mathematics and Computer Science, RISC-Linz pursues computer mathematics in three facets: research, education, and industrial applications.