Claude Shannon

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Claude Shannon
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Born30 Apryle 1916(1916-04-30)
Petoskey, Michigan, Unitit States
Died24 Februar 2001(2001-02-24) (aged 84)
Medford, Massachusetts, Unitit States
Alma materVarsity o Michigan,
Kent for
AwairdsStuart Ballantine Medal (1955)
IEEE Medal o Honour (1966)
Naitional Medal o Science (1966)
Harvey Prize (1972)
Claude E. Shannon Awaird (1972)
Harold Pender Awaird (1978)
John Fritz Medal (1983)
Kyoto Prize (1985)
Naitional Inventors Haw o Fame (2004)
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics an electronic ingineerin
InstitutionsBell Labs
Institute for Advanced Study
Doctoral advisorFrank Lauren Hitchcock
Doctoral studentsDanny Hillis
Ivan Sutherland
Bert Sutherland
Heinrich Arnold Ernst

Claude Elwood Shannon (30 Apryle 1916 – 24 Februar 2001) wis an American mathematician, electrical ingineer, an cryptografer kent as "the faither o information theory".[1][2]

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  1. James, I. (2009). "Claude Elwood Shannon 30 April 1916 – 24 February 2001". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 55: 257–265. doi:10.1098/rsbm.2009.0015.
  2. "Bell Labs Advances Intelligent Networks". Archived frae the oreeginal on July 22, 2012.