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Donald Knuth
BornDonald Ervin Knuth
(1938-01-10) 10 Januar 1938 (age 86)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Ither namessimplifeed Cheenese: 高德纳; traditeeonal Cheenese: 高德納; pinyin: Gāo dé nà
Alma materCase Institute of Technology
(B.S., M.S.)
Californie Institute o Technology
Kent forThe Art of Computer Programming
Knuth–Morris–Pratt algorithm
Knuth–Bendix completion algorithm
Robinson–Schensted–Knuth correspondence
Scientific career
Computer science
InstitutionsStanford Varsity
ThesisFinite Semifields and Projective Planes (1963)
Doctoral advisorMarshall Hall, Jr.[3]
Doctoral students

Donald Ervin Knuth (/kəˈnθ/[4] kə-NOOTH; born Januar 10, 1938) is an American computer scientist, mathematician, an professor emeritus at Stanford Varsity.

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  1. "Donald Knuth: 1998 Fellow". Computer History Museum. 2015. Archived frae the original on 3 Apryle 2015. Retrieved 30 Mairch 2015.
  2. "Professor Donald Knuth ForMemRS". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the original on 17 November 2015.
  3. a b Donald Knuth at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  4. Knuth, Donald Ervin. "Frequently Asked Questions". Home page. Stanford University. Archived frae the original on 22 Februar 2014. Retrieved 2 November 2010.