Dear Ben, So you are writing that the class of Boolean Algebras are a subset of the class of Turing Machines?

Kindest regards, Stephen ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ben Goertzel" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "Stephen Paul King" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>; <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2002 9:58 AM Subject: RE: turing machines = boolean algebras ? > > Essentially, you can consider a classic Turing machine to consist of a > data/input/output tape, and a program consisting of > > -- elementary tape operations > -- boolean operations > > I.e. a Turing machine program is a tape plus a program expressed in a > Boolean algebra that includes some tape-control primitives. > > -- Ben G > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Stephen Paul King [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] > > Sent: Tuesday, November 26, 2002 9:25 AM > > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > Subject: Re: turing machines = boolean algebras ? > > > > > > Dear Ben and Bruno, > > > > Your discussions are fascinating! I have one related and pehaps even > > trivial question: What is the relationship between the class of Turing > > Machines and the class of Boolean Algebras? Is one a subset of the other? > > > > Kindest regards, > > > > Stephen > > > > > >