Donald Knuth

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Donald Knuth
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Born Donald Ervin Knuth
(1938-01-10) Januar 10, 1938 (age 79)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Ither names simplifeed Cheenese: 高德纳; traditeeonal Cheenese: 高德納; pinyin: Gāo dé nà
Naitionality American
Fields Mathematics
Computer science
Institutions Stanford Varsity
Alma mater Case Institute of Technology
(B.S., M.S.)
Californie Institute o Technology
(Ph.D.)
Thesis Finite Semifields and Projective Planes (1963)
Doctoral advisor Marshall Hall, Jr.[1]
Doctoral students
Kent for The Art of Computer Programming
TeX, METAFONT
Knuth–Morris–Pratt algorithm
Knuth–Bendix completion algorithm
MMIX
Robinson–Schensted–Knuth correspondence
Notable awairds
Wabsteid
cs.stanford.edu/~uno

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

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Donald Knuth at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  2. "Donald Knuth: 1998 Fellow". Computer History Museum. 2015. Retrieved Mairch 30, 2015. 
  3. "Professor Donald Knuth ForMemRS". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2015-11-17. 
  4. Knuth, Donald Ervin. "Frequently Asked Questions". Home page. Stanford University. Retrieved 2010-11-02.