A to Z of Computer Scientists

A to Z of Computer Scientists

by Harry Henderson
     
 

This reference documents the efforts of 121 computer scientists, inventors, mathematicians, and entrepreneurs who played an important role in the development of hardware and software technologies for the computer industry, and advocated their use in business, science, schools, and homes. Each entry summarizes biographical information, educational background, work… See more details below

Overview

This reference documents the efforts of 121 computer scientists, inventors, mathematicians, and entrepreneurs who played an important role in the development of hardware and software technologies for the computer industry, and advocated their use in business, science, schools, and homes. Each entry summarizes biographical information, educational background, work experience, prizes awarded, and one or more major achievements in the field. Fifty black and white photographs are provided. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816045310
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Series:
Notable Scientists Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.78(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.02(d)
Age Range:
11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

List of Entriesvii
Acknowledgmentsix
Introductionxi
Entries A to Z1
Entries by Field284
Chronology286
Glossary289
Bibliography296
Index297

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