## Turing and the Development of Computational Complexity (2011)

by
Steven Homer
,
Alan L. Selman

### BibTeX

@MISC{Homer11turingand,

author = {Steven Homer and Alan L. Selman},

title = {Turing and the Development of Computational Complexity},

year = {2011}

}

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### Abstract

Turing’s beautiful capture of the concept of computability by the “Turing machine” linked computability to a device with explicit steps of operations and use of resources. This invention led in a most natural way to build the foundations for computational complexity.