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Adriaan "Aad" van Wijngaarden (2 November 1916 – 7 February 1987) was a Dutch mathematician and computer scientist, who is considered by many to have been the founding father of informatica (computer science) in the Netherlands.
ALGOL 60 (short for Algorithmic Language 1960) is a member of the ALGOL family of computer programming languages.
ALGOL 68 (short for Algorithmic Language 1968) is an imperative computer programming language that was conceived as a successor to the ALGOL 60 programming language, designed with the goal of a much wider scope of application and more rigorously defined syntax and semantics.
The ALGOL Bulletin was a periodical regarding the ALGOL 60 and ALGOL 68 programming languages.
ALGOL W is a programming language.
ALGOL X was the code name given to the programming language which the Working Group 2.1 on ALGOL of the International Federation for Information Processing was to develop as a successor to ALGOL 60.
In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm is an unambiguous specification of how to solve a class of problems.
Academician Andrey Petrovych Ershov (Андре́й Петро́вич Ершо́в; 19 April 1931, Moscow – 8 December 1988, Moscow) was a Soviet computer scientist, notable as a pioneer in systems programming and programming language research.
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is an international learned society for computing.
Barry James Mailloux (died May 26, 1982) obtained his M.Sc in Numerical Analysis in 1963.
Robert William Bemer (February 8, 1920 – June 22, 2004) was a computer scientist best known for his work at IBM during the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Brian Randell (born 1936) is a British computer scientist, and Emeritus Professor at the School of Computing Science, Newcastle University, UK He specialises in research into software fault tolerance and dependability, and is a noted authority on the early pre-1950 history of computers.
Charles Carroll Morgan (born 1952) is an American computer scientist who moved to Australia in his early teens.
Charles Hodgson Lindsey is a British computer scientist, most known for his involvement with the programming language Algol 68.
Charles Katz (born in 1927) is an American computer scientist known for his contributions to early compiler development in the 1950s.
COBOL (an acronym for "common business-oriented language") is a compiled English-like computer programming language designed for business use.
Communications of the ACM is the monthly journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Conor McBride (born 1973) is a lecturer in the department of Computer and Information Sciences at the University of Strathclyde.
Cornelis Hermanus Antonius "Kees" Koster (born 13 July 1943 - 21 March 2013) was a Dutch computer scientist who was a professor in the Department of Informatics at the Radboud University Nijmegen in the Netherlands.
David Gries (born 26 April 1939 in Flushing, Queens, New York) is an American computer scientist at Cornell University, United States primarily known for his books, The Science of Programming (1981) and A Logical Approach to Discrete Math (1993, with Fred B. Schneider).
David A. Turner (born 1946) is a British computer scientist.
Douglas Taylor "Doug" Ross (21 December 1929 – 31 January 2007) was an American computer scientist pioneer, and Chairman of SofTech, Inc. He is most famous for originating the term CAD for computer-aided design, and is considered to be the father of Automatically Programmed Tools (APT) a language to drive numerically controlled manufacturing.
Edsger Wybe Dijkstra (11 May 1930 – 6 August 2002) was a Dutch systems scientist, programmer, software engineer, science essayist, and early pioneer in computing science.
Eiiti Wada (和田英一, June 1, 1931) is an emeritus computer scientist professor at the University of Tokyo and the Research Director of Internet Initiative Japan a network technology company.
Eric C. R. Hehner, called Rick, is a Canadian computer scientist.
Fortran (formerly FORTRAN, derived from Formula Translation) is a general-purpose, compiled imperative programming language that is especially suited to numeric computation and scientific computing.
Friedrich Ludwig "Fritz" Bauer (10 June 1924 – 26 March 2015) was a German computer scientist and professor at the Technical University of Munich.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Heinz Rutishauser (30 January 1918 – 10 November 1970) was a Swiss mathematician and a pioneer of modern numerical mathematics and computer science.
In computing, input/output or I/O (or, informally, io or IO) is the communication between an information processing system, such as a computer, and the outside world, possibly a human or another information processing system.
The International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) is a global organisation for researchers and professionals working in the field of information and communication technologies (ICT) to conduct research, develop standards and promote information sharing.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.
Jacob Theodore "Jack" Schwartz (January 9, 1930 – March 2, 2009) was an American mathematician, computer scientist, and professor of computer science at the New York University Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.
Jeremy Gibbons is a Computer Scientist and Professor of Computing at the University of Oxford.
John Edward Lancelot Peck (August 14, 1918 – November 6, 2013) was the first permanent Head of Department of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia.
John McCarthy (September 4, 1927 – October 24, 2011) was an American computer scientist and cognitive scientist.
Klaus Samelson (December 21, 1918 – May 25, 1980) was a German mathematician, physicist, and computer pioneer in the area of programming language translation and push-pop stack algorithms for sequential formula translation on computers.
Lambert Guillaume Louis Théodore Meertens or L.G.L.T. Meertens (born 10 May 1944, Amsterdam) is a Dutch computer scientist and professor.
Lisp (historically, LISP) is a family of computer programming languages with a long history and a distinctive, fully parenthesized prefix notation.
Maurice Paul Nivat (21 December 1937 – 21 September 2017) was a French computer scientist.
Micha Sharir (מיכה שריר; born 8 June 1950 in Tel Aviv, Israel) is an Israeli mathematician and computer scientist.
Michel Sintzoff (12 Aug 1938 - Nov 28, 2010) was a Belgian mathematician and computer scientist.
Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.
Niklaus Emil Wirth (born 15 February 1934) is a Swiss computer scientist, best known for designing several programming languages, including Pascal, and for pioneering several classic topics in software engineering.
was a Japanese mathematician and computer scientist.
Numerical analysis is the study of algorithms that use numerical approximation (as opposed to general symbolic manipulations) for the problems of mathematical analysis (as distinguished from discrete mathematics).
Peter John Landin (5 June 1930, Sheffield – 3 June 2009) was a British computer scientist.
Peter Naur (25 October 1928 – 3 January 2016) was a Danish computer science pioneer and Turing award winner.
Robert Berriedale Keith Dewar (June 21, 1945 – June 30, 2015) was an English-born American computer scientist and educator.
Robert W (Bob) Floyd (June 8, 1936 – September 25, 2001) was a computer scientist.
Roland Carl Backhouse (born on 18 August 1948) is a British computer scientist and mathematician who is currently Professor of Computing Science at the University of Nottingham.
Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).
In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research.
Stephen Richard "Steve" Bourne (born 7 January 1944) is a computer scientist, originally from the United Kingdom and based in the United States for most of his career.
Thomas Stephen Edward Maibaum FRSA (born 18 August 1947 in Hungary) is a computer scientist.
Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare (born 11 January 1934), is a British computer scientist.
Willem Louis van der Poel (2 December 1926, The Hague) is a pioneering Dutch computer scientist, who is known for designing the ZEBRA computer.