The role of the operator in a computer-controlled telescope system for the Algonquin Radio Observatory is considered to determine the best means of communications between man and computer. Various alternatives are outlined and a structure for a command language is detailed. The command language utilizes either function keys or a typewriter, and it is estimated that the computer requirements will be less than 3000 words of memory.
National Research Council of Canada. Radio and Electrical Engineering Division
Report (National Research Council of Canada. Radio and Electrical Engineering Division : ERB), no. ERB-755.