The discovery of encrypted radio signals, Enigma, Lorenz and the development of Colossus

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We are delighted to welcome Charles Coultas on "The discovery of encrypted radio signals, both Enigma and Lorenz leading to the development of Colossus" for a lecture covering;

- Why Bletchley Park was chosen, and who worked there.
- Government concerns about what is going on in wartime.
- Alan Turing joined at the outbreak of WW2. Enigma, how it works and how it was broken by Turing.
- The purpose and importance of radio communications.
- The mathematicians at Bletchley Park.
- A light hearted dip into some aspects of cryptography, questions to the audience.
- The strange radio signals from 1941, what they were and how the code was broken. How this shortened the war.
- How the "computer" came about and Turing's part in it.


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