James A. Foster 

CS 490: Theory of ComputationFall 2000The theory of computation investigates the nature of computation, apart from any particular computing devices or programming languages. It develops mathematical models of computation and uses these to investigate and characterize the inherent limitations of computing. Announcements
Office hoursMT 10:3011:30 (open), M 11:3012:30 (distance education). Instructor and TAInstructor: James Foster (foster@cs.uidaho.edu) The TA for this course is Kelly Sales. Kelly's office is JEB 1, and office hours are MWF 3:305:00. Kelly's email is cs490@inetsystem.com. SyllabusHere is the course syllabus Time and place9:3010:20 MWF in JEB 26, and through Engineering Video Outreach TextbookJohn C. Martin, Introduction to Languages and the Theory of Computation, McGrawHill, 1991 Miscellaneous Information

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