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CALDER, Muffy (<i>born</i> 1958), Professor of Computer Science, since 1998, and Vice Principal and Head, College of Science and Engineering, since 2014, University of Glasgow

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government. 182 words.

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COLLINS, Brian Stanley (<i>born</i> 1945), Professor of Engineering Policy, University College London, since 2011

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Engineering and Technology; Physics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; State and Local Government. 195 words.

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COWAN, Ronald Jack (<i>born</i> 1959), MP (SNP) Inverclyde, since 2015

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Political History; Politics. 68 words.

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HEDGES, Michael John (<i>born</i> 1956), Member (Lab) Swansea, National Assembly for Wales, since 2011

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Political History; Politics; UK Politics. 98 words.

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INGRAM, Adam (Paterson) (<i>born</i> 1947), PC 1999

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Political History; Politics; Political Behaviour. 201 words.

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LISTON, Gerald John (<i>born</i> 1949), Regional Director, Central and South Asia, British Council, 2008–10

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Diplomatic History; Politics; International Relations. 118 words.

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Overview page. Subjects: Politics — Computing.

A basic algorithm in artificial intelligence, in particular when constructing programs to play games such as chess. A tree of possible moves, alternating with possible opponent' moves, is...

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Nicholson, Emma Harriet (<i>born</i> 1941)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Computing; Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Political History; Politics. 1276 words.

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