LEO I control desk. Source: Leo Computers Society

This site collects information and references related to the History and Philosophy of Computing as part of the teaching and research activities of the Foundations of Computing Group at the Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Middlesex University London.

Our research focuses extensively on the LEO Computers, through a Master Studentship in Business Computing and currently a PhD Studentship funded by the Association for Information Technology Trust. We also kindly acknowledge the Caminer Family for their support.

Teaching activities include an optional module for the BSc Computer Science Programme in History and Philosophy of Computing (Module Leader: Giuseppe Primiero).

Our activities are strictly related to those of the DLMPST/DHST Commission on History and Philosophy of Computing, where further information and activities are reported.