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A UNIVERSAL TURING MACHINE

 AS  A  SELF-PORTRAIT 

A Universal Turing Machine (UTM) is a logical procedure that can be written  in  algorithmic formats.  Such an algorithm  embodies a universal procedure that can mime  all computable procedures. The operating systems of general computers, includng PC's and smart phones,  may viewed as  UTM's. Viewing the code for a UTM may be likened to viewing a self portrait of the machine displaying  it. The version shown here, based on Fibonacci numbering, was  written by Steven Gunhouse to complement Alan Turing's interest in the Fibonacci sequence.  

  

   View a Universal Turing Machine as a Self Portrait
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   Documentation: rationale, versions and sources.