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What does FOCS stand for?

FOCS stands for Foundations Of Computer Science

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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95 QA76 Intended for entry level undergraduate computer science courses, this textbook provides a methodological approach to the foundations of computer science, building on basic mathematical principles to guide students through a variety of topic areas to a full understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of the discipline.
With a distinguished history that dates back to the 1920s, Bell Labs mathematicians have been credited with seminal contributions to fields such as optimization methods, error-correcting codes, high-speed modem coding, and the S language for statistical computing, and even with inventing some entirely new disciplines, such as information theory and the theory of complexity that provides the foundations of computer science.