Heuristically-programmed ALgorithmic computer (*)
9000 Series

HAL9000 fish-eye lenses

Design A designer is Dr Chandra. He is the professor university of Illinois at Urbana in 2010 Odyssey Two.

The electronic brain of the narrow sense. A nerve network can be reproduced freely.In other words, a human brain is mimicked. It looks like actual neuro computer or neural computer very much.

Plant HAL became operational at the HAL plant in Urbana, United States of America Illinois. A Production number is 3.

Operation day
In the novel 2001 A Space Odyssey, January 12, 1997. in the movie 2001 A Space Odyssey and 2010 Odyssey Two, January 12, 1992.

Instructor The first instructor is Dr Chandra in the novel 2001 A Space Odyssey and 2010 Odyssey Two. But,The first instructor is "Mr. Arkany(sorry,uncertain)" in the movie 2001 A Space Odyssey. As for the instructor as well who taught the song of Daisy, it is the same.

Memory The Holographic Memories. A three-dimensional memories.

Thinking Obviously HAL9000 is considered. It is because the test of the British mathematician Alan Turing can be passed. As for that test is ...

and duties
It is the ruler of Discovery that it is substantial. It allows to carry out duties voluntarily in the emergency. A basis is special sub-routine C 1435 dash 4. But, it is to be the member of the crew who knows the duties of sincerity that HAL9000 is special.

Younger sister HAL9000 manufactured in the early days seems to be three units. HAL9000 number 3 were installed in Discovery in the control room of the earth two units.SAL9000 of the younger sister of the twins of HAL9000 number 3 appears by the novel.She was anxious about the safety of older brother's HAL9000 number 3. Then, it was good consultation person of Dr Chandra. It seems that Dr Chandra started the design of HAL10000 in the rest.

A sleep It is interpreted if it doesn't sleep ordinarily. But, HAL is equipped with a fish-eye lenses like a human eyes. It is surprise if it is mimicked through this lens to the human sleep.

Conversation The mechanical voice of Douglas Rain was effective in HAL9000 of the movie. It seems that SAL9000 of the novel became English of the Indian accent with the influence of Dr Chandra.

Medical history Hofstadter Moebius loop. It is Paranoia or schizophrenia when it is compared to the human sickness reason. Dr Chandra in the novel interpreted it with the behavior which wasn't regular.

Games A mathematical game seems to be profit thought. In such cases as checker, chess and pantminoes. But, the percentage of victories toward the human being is programmed in 50 percent.

A favorte song "Daisy."


HAL9000 of the physical existence became extinct by the heat wave with Discovery. But, it seems that when it lasted and special,consciousness was moved to the space.

Younger sister Reference
2001 A Space Odyssey (Hayakawa Publishing,Inc.) and (Paperback) 2010 Odyssey Two (Hayakawa Publishing,Inc.) and (Paperback) 2001 A Space Odyssey (MGM) 2010 Odyssey Two (MGM.UA) Script( Internet Resource Archive )

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