Engineers Rule: Building Computers: Computer Engineers, 1st Edition

  • Daniel R. Faust
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  • ISBN-10: 1508145393
  • ISBN-13: 9781508145394
  • DDC: 004
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This book on computer engineering is perfect for the tech-savvy reader interested in an exciting career. Readers will learn about how engineers design and construct the computer hardware people use every day. The text also highlights famous computer engineers who have made invaluable contributions to computer technology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Life in the Computer Age.
2: What is a Computer Engineer?.
3: Tools of the Trade.
4: Amazing Math Machines.
5: The First Computers.
6: The Colossus.
7: The U.S. Navy and MIT.
8: NASA Needs Computers.
9: Computer Engineering Specialties.
10: To Serve and Protect.
11: Lights! Cameras! Computers!.
12: To Mars and Beyond.
13: Becoming a Computer Engineer.
14: Tomorrow's Computer Engineers.
Glossary.
Index.
Websites.