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eBook Coding Your Passion: Using Computer Science in Military Service, 1st Edition

  • Xina M. Uhl
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508184003
  • ISBN-13: 9781508184003
  • DDC: 355.0023
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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About

Overview

Computers play an integral role in the military's primary goal, defending the nation and its interests, and will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Opportunities for computer science coding careers abound in weapons design, advanced robotics, artificial intelligence, sophisticated drones, and the ever-evolving, and ever-important field of cyber warfare. This compelling, extensive book provides solid career guidance specific to the military's organization. It offers ideas for employment with civilian organizations that serve the armed forces' technology needs. It is perfect for readers who are considering both full-time and part-time service, whether for an entire career or limited tours of duty.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Rise of Military Technology.
2: Military Computing.
3: The Technology of Weaponry.
4: The Virtual and Cyber Worlds.
5: Drones and Code.
6: Military Robotics.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.