Alan Turing is hailed as the father of the computer, single-handedly helping the Allies defeat the Germans by cracking the Nazi Enigma code. Computer pioneer and artificial intelligence (AI) theorist Alan Turing would have been years old this Saturday. To mark the anniversary the. Mathematician Andrew Hodges charts the great achievements and extraordinary private life of British mathematician Alan Turing. Out of all the phenomena of life he fixed on the way asymmetry can arise out of initially symmetric conditions as first thing requiring explanation, and his answer, given without apparent reference to anyone else's work, was that it could arise from the nonlinearity of the chemical equations of reaction and diffusion. Besides this he refreshed his youthful interest in quantum physics, studying the problem of wave-function reduction in quantum mechanics, with a hint that he was considering a non-linear mechanism for it. David Cameron described Turing as a "remarkable man". John Leechthe MP for Manchester Withington —15submitted several bills to Parliament  and campaigned with William Jones to secure the pardon. International Committee for Robot Arms Control. Turing projected a computer able to switch at will from numerical work to algebra, codebreaking, file handling, or chess-playing. I used to smile inwardly at the conception of Bombe hut routine implied by this programme, but thought that no particular purpose would be einbruch konstanz by pointing einbruch konstanz that we would not really use them italien a liga that way.