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List of notable or famous computer scientists from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top computer scientists born in Canada and even some popular computer scientists who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian computer scientists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These computer scientists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known computer scientist from Canada is included when available.

People here include everything from Daniel Gottesman to James Gosling.

This historic computer scientists from Canada list can help answer the questions "Who are some Canadian computer scientists of note?" and "Who are the most famous computer scientists from Canada?" These prominent computer scientists of Canada may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Canadian computer scientists.

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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

Age: 36

Birthplace: India

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Alain Fournier was a computer graphics researcher. ...more

Age: Died at 57 (1943-2000)

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Alexander Keewatin Dewdney is a Canadian mathematician, computer scientist, author, filmmaker, and conspiracy theorist. Dewdney is the son of Canadian artist and author Selwyn Dewdney, and brother of poet Christopher Dewdney. ...more

Age: 75

Birthplace: London, Canada

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Alfred Vaino Aho is a Canadian computer scientist best known for his work on programming languages, compilers, and related algorithms, and his textbooks on the art and science of computer programming. ...more

Age: 75

Birthplace: Timmins, Canada

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