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Famous Computer Science Men

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List of famous male computer sciences, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male computer sciences list contains the most prominent and top males known for being computer sciences. There are thousand of males working as computer sciences in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic computer sciences have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a computer science then the people below should give you inspiration.

List features people like Ahmed Kaboudan and Roland Johnson.

While this isn't a list of all male computer sciences, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male computer sciences?" and "Who are the best male computer sciences?"

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    Eric Horvitz
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    Eric Joel Horvitz is an American computer scientist, and Distinguished Scientist at Microsoft, where he serves as director of Microsoft Research's main Redmond lab.more

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    • Profession: Researcher, Computer scientist
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    George Bernard Dantzig was an American mathematical scientist who made important contributions to operations research, computer science, economics, and statistics. Dantzig is known for his development of the simplex algorithm, an algorithm for solving linear programming problems, and his work with ...more

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    • Age: Died at 91 (1914-2005)
    • Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States of America
    • Profession: Mathematician, Computer scientist, Scientist, Statistician
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    Gilbert Frank "Gil" Amelio is an American technology executive. Amelio worked at Bell Labs, Fairchild Semiconductor, and the semiconductor division of Rockwell International but is best remembered as a CEO of National Semiconductor and Apple Inc..more

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    • Age: age 72
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Venture capitalist, Computer scientist, Engineer
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    Fred Glover

    Fred W. Glover is a professor of computer science and applied mathematics at the University of Colorado and the chief technology officer at OptTek Systems. He is widely known for his contributions to combinatorial optimization, and for inventing the tabu search algorithm, as a method for solving large ...more

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    • Age: age 78
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Ronald Graham
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    Ronald Lewis Graham is a mathematician credited by the American Mathematical Society as being "one of the principal architects of the rapid development worldwide of discrete mathematics in recent years". He has done important work in scheduling theory, computational geometry, Ramsey theory, and ...more

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    • Age: age 80
    • Birthplace: Taft, California, United States of America
    • Profession: Mathematician, Professor, Computer scientist, Scientist
    • Credits: N Is a Number: A Portrait of Paul ErdÅ‘s
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    Ajay Kapur is a computer scientist, musician, and educator known for his pioneering work in musical robotics and electronic instrument design. He has toured internationally with his custom electronic sitar and mobile robotic drummer, the MahaDeviBot and currently serves as professor at California ...more

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    • Age: age 34
    • Birthplace: India
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    • Age: age 37
    • Birthplace: Varna, Bulgaria
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Allan Alcorn is an American pioneering engineer and computer scientist. He grew up in San Francisco, California, and attended the University of California, Berkeley, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences in 1971.more

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    • Age: age 67
    • Birthplace: California, United States of America
    • Profession: Computer scientist, Electrical engineer
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    Roland Johnson
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    Born in Martinsville, VA to the parents of Jack and Christine Johnson. Graduated from North Carolina A State University with a Bachelor of Science, Computer Science (1996).more

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    • Age: age 47
    • Birthplace: Martinsville city, Virginia, United States of America
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Brian A. Barsky is a Professor at the University of California, Berkeley, working in computer graphics and geometric modeling as well as in optometry and vision science. He is a Professor of Computer Science and Vision Science and an Affiliate Professor of Optometry. He is also a member of the Joint ...more

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    • Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Peter A. Freeman
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    Peter A. Freeman is the founding dean of Georgia Tech's College of Computing, a position he held from 1990 to 2002. Freeman was assistant director of the National Science Foundation from 2002 to 2007. Freeman has been emeritus dean of the Georgia Tech College of Computing since 2007. He is currently the ...more

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    • Age: age 74
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Ahmed Kaboudan

    Ahmed Kaboudan
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    Ahmed Kaboudan is an Egyptian academic, who pursued an interdisciplinary career in dentistry, mathematics, physics and computer science.more

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    • Age: age 59
    • Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Neil Heffernan

    Neil T. Heffernan is a professor of computer science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is known for his role in the development of the ASSISTments service, which helps students learn mathematics even as it assesses their knowledge, and which is used by over 40000 students a year in the US. He is ...more

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    • Age: age 45
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    David Karger

    David Ron Karger is a professor of computer science and a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.more

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    • Age: 48
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Adriano Medeiros dos Santos

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    • Age: age 27
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    David L. Fulton

    David Fulton is a private collector of Cremonese instruments. Born in 1944, he grew up in Eugene, Oregon, playing the violin from an early age. He studied mathematics at the University of Chicago, and was concertmaster of the University of Chicago Symphony while he was there. Fulton performed ...more

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    • Age: 71
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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    Ahmed K. Elmagarmid

    Dr Ahmed K. Elmagarmid is a computer scientist, academic, and executive. He is currently the Executive Director of Qatar Computing Research Institute in Doha, Qatar. Until 2010, he was a full Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University and the director of the Purdue Cyber Center. He served as ...more

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    • Age: 61
    • Profession: Computer scientist
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