Vint Cerf

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Vinton Cerf
Vint Cerf - 2010.jpg
Vinton Cerf in Vilnius, September 2010
BornVinton Gray Cerf
(1943-06-23) 23 Juin 1943 (age 77)
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Alma materStanford Varsity (B.S.)
UCLA (M.S. & Ph.D.)
Kent forTCP/IP
Internet Society
AwairdsIEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal (1997)
Naitional Medal o Technology (1997)
Marconi Prize (1998)
Prince o Asturies Awaird (2002)
Turing Award (2004)
Presidential Medal o Freedom (2005)
Japan Prize (2008)
Harold Pender Awaird (2010)
Queen Elizabeth Prize for Ingineerin (2013)
Scientific career
InstitutionsIBM,[1] UCLA,[1] Stanford Varsity,[1] DARPA,[1] MCI,[1][2] CNRI,[1] Google,[3] IIIT Hyderabad [4]
ThesisMultiprocessors, Semaphores, and a Graph Model of Computation (Inglis: Multiprocessors, Semaphores, an a Graph Model o Computation) (1972)
Doctoral advisorGerald Estrin[5]

Vinton Gray "Vint" Cerf[1] (/ˈsɜːrf/; born Juin 23, 1943) is an American Internet pioneer, who is recognised as ane o[6] "the faithers o the Internet",[7] sharin this teetle wi American ingineer Bob Kahn[8][9] an Donald Davies.[10][11]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Cerf's curriculum vitae as of February 2001, attached to a transcript of his testimony that month before the United States House Energy Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet, from ICANN's website
  2. Gore Deserves Internet Credit, Some Say, a March 1999 Washington Post article
  3. Cerf's up at Google, from the Google Press Center
  4. "Governing Council - IIIT Hyderabad". Retrieved May 5, 2015.
  5. Cerf, Vinton (1972). Multiprocessors, Semaphores, and a Graph Model of Computation (PhD thesis). University of California, Los Angeles.
  6. (see Interview with Vinton Cerf, frae a Januar 2006 airticle in Government Computer News), Cerf is willin tae caw himsel ane o the internet faithers, citin Bob Kahn an Leonard Kleinrock in pairticular as bein ithers wi whom he should share that teetle.
  7. Cerf, V. G. (2009). "The day the Internet age began". Nature. 461 (7268): 1202–1203. doi:10.1038/4611202a. PMID 19865146.
  8. "ACM Turing Award, list of recipients". Retrieved December 2, 2011.
  9. "IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal". July 7, 2009. Retrieved December 2, 2011.
  10. "Donald Davies". Retrieved May 5, 2015.