The First Minicomputer Made in Taiwan
 

   1971_1st mini computer made by NCTU



   1971_developers of the 1st mini computer
  (Ching-Chun Hsieh、Jong-Chuang Tsay、Sin-Min Tsai)



   1971_Dr.Jong-Chuang Tsay made 1st mini    computer in Taiwan




The First Minicomputer Made in Taiwan

This is the first minicomputer made in Taiwan. This computer was under construction for three years and was completed in 1971.

  • There are five units in the computer: pulse pattern generator, memory unit, control unit, I/O unit, and arithmetic unit.
  • Basic circuit elements include core memory, small scale integrated circuit, transistor, diode, and numerical display tube.
  • The memory unit is composed of 1248 cores of size 0.05² each. Each core can store one bit of information.
  • The control unit is composed of 36 ×6 cores of size 0.255² each. Micro instructions are stored in it.



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