Talk on “Theory of Computation”

Mr. Vivek Kulkarni, an ACM Eminent Speaker, is currently working as Chief Architect in Persistent LABS. He has a total experience of 20+ years in academia and software industry. He has served as a subject chairman for multiple subjects for the Board of Computer Engineering, University of Pune in the past. He holds an international patent, “System and Method of Universal Programming Language Conversion”, in his name as an inventor.

Title of Talk: Theory of Computation
Synopsis: Overview of basic concepts such as symbols, alphabets, sets, relations, graphs, strings, and formal languages. Important topics covered will be: finite state machines, regular expressions, grammars, and pushdown stack-memory machine, Turing machine, parsing techniques, Post machine, etc. Emphasis is on Turing machine model and the symbol manipulation theory. Applications of the subject are also covered.

The talk was organized on August 27, 2016.